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Pisa, pasta sauce, Philly cheesesteaks: DelGrosso’s is a Pa. water park fit for a Caesar | Maria Panaritis

On a quiet, two-lane road that connects the former railroad town of Altoona to State College, you smell the pasta sauce before you spot the rides, the pizza, or the Leaning Tower of Pisa.

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6 Summer-Fun Things To Do In Kansas City This Weekend

Summer’s here and the time is right for … fun.

Bet you saw that coming. Yet here we are in the midst of the summer solstice, and I wonder: Have you truly gotten your summer on? If so, good for you and don’t forget the sunscreen. If not, it’s handy I’m here to give a nudge toward weekend music, theater and recreation embodying the season.

Summer-fun things won’t wait. Get ’em while they’re hot!

1. Lucinda Williams, Steve Earl and Dwight Yoakam

Could anything be more fun than a summertime dose of LSD? Treat yourself to “The LSD Tour,” starring the stellar Americana triple-bill

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Hot Ticket: LEGOLAND Water Park

Orlando, Fla.-Get your swimsuit and flip flops ready! Awesome awaits at LEGOLAND Water Park! Float, splash and build down Build-a-Raft River, hang out on the island at the LEGO Wave Pool and more!  Hang out on the island at the LEGO Wave Pool, where you can enjoy gentle rolling waves or get splashed BIG time by the huge, 300-gallon bucket at Joker Soaker as you slide, climb and play in this water play area. And the fun doesn’t stop building there! Visit Build-A-Boat to customize a LEGO boat hull and race it down the fast-flowing river in the new Creative

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Food Bank of Northern Nevada Announces Summer Volunteer Events

The Food Bank of Northern Nevada says registration is now open for three upcoming summer volunteer events. 

The organization has hundreds of thousands of pounds food that is in need of sorting due to the Stamp out Hunger Letter Carriers Food Drive in May and other generous donations. 

The three volunteer events are as follows:  


Volunteers can kick off their volunteer session with a free BBQ on Tuesday, June 26 at 5 p.m. The BBQ is at 5 p.m. and the regular volunteer session will start at 5:30 as usual.   


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Tickets go on sale at Atlanta Braves new spring training home in North Port

NORTH PORT, Fla. — In less than two years, the Atlanta Braves will call the Bay area home during spring training.

The team’s new spring training site will go from cleared land to a state-of-the-art facility by 2020. While that sounds like a long time away, Braves fans are jumping on spring training tickets now.

Tickets went on sale Saturday.

Tish Murphy, a Georgia native and Braves fan, says she’s “excited they are down here in Florida now.”

She’s expecting lots of visitors.

“My brother, parents and other relatives, I have a lot of people coming down here for spring training,” said

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Largest floating water park in Texas splish-splashes into Dallas-Fort Worth

The largest floating aqua park obstacle course in Texas has opened on Lake Grapevine — just for the summer. Altitude H20, in Grapevine’s Meadowmere Park, is a gargantuan floating playground that will be open through Labor Day, September 3.

Kids ages 6 and older can slide, slip, and splash around an inflatable Witbit Aqua Park that features obstacles like a balance beam, wiggle bridge, monkey bars, trampolines, and half-pipe. The entire playground floats above lake water that’s 8 feet deep.

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Teen nights at Summit Waves water park in Lee’s Summit canceled in wake of fight

Disruptive behavior — including a parking lot fight — at a Lee’s Summit water park’s teen night has prompted city officials to cancel two remaining social events scheduled this summer.

Lee’s Summit Parks and Recreation administrator Joe Snook said Thursday that teen nights scheduled for June 25 and July 23 at the city’s Summit Waves water park will not be held.

“The inappropriate behavior, lack of decorum, and disrespect for staff and police exhibited at the last Teen Night was not representative of the teens we have served for many years,” Snook said in a statement.

On a “Bahama Bash Teen Night” on

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Water World Thursday closed for possible water contamination

FEDERAL HEIGHTS, Colo. (CBS Denver/KKTV) – Water World in Federal Heights will be closed Thursday after a possible water contamination in the park.

Officials say a power outage and broken valve repair likely allowed irrigation pond water into the water park.

They add guests who attended the park on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday may have been affected.

Drinking fountains, ice, drinks and food at concession stands may have been affected, according to officials.

County and state health officials are now investigating, but say there are no reported illnesses.

“The problem has been corrected, so any possible exposure was limited to those three days,”

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