Smiling child playing in summer park By Lyndsey Frey Amy Chand, exercise physiologist for Akron Children’s Healthy and active life program, says that getting kids active and outdoors isn’t just a great way to reverse those frowns, it’s important for their health, too. “Children are naturally drawn to physical playRead More →

New York expands its outdoor activities with the Open Boulevards initiative tetiana.photographer via Shutterstock To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/962388/new-york-expands-activities-across-the-streetscape-with-open-boulevards-initiative Earlier this month, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the launch of the Open Boulevards program, an initiative that would temporarily shut offRead More →

TORONTO — Ontario has announced a three-stage plan to reopen the province, starting with outdoor recreational facilities, as it gradually prepares to ease pandemic restrictions. From May 22, outdoor leisure facilities – such as golf courses and tennis courts – will be allowed to reopen, the government has announced. TheRead More →

NEW YORK (WABC) – New York’s Open Streets program is expanding – to allow more space for outdoor dining and community activities. Several streets in the five arrondissements have now become car-free “open boulevards” on weekends. Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Open Streets program turned miles of streets full of restaurantsRead More →

OLD SAYBROOK – A vacant piece of land along the mouth of the Connecticut River is a location of paramount importance to the city’s development, First Selectman Carl Fortuna said this week while defending a recent decision to dismiss a request for an open-air restaurant with 300 seats on theRead More →

Drive the High Road from Santa Fe to Taos for the beauty and seclusion of remote landscapes. The 56-mile-long High Road winds through historic villages and past the Santuario de Chimayo, a church famous for its healing land. We shopped at the galleries featuring pewter artwork, straw sconces, statues ofRead More →

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) – The CDC announced this week that it is relaxing mask-wearing guidelines for those who have been fully vaccinated. With that, more people are enjoying outdoor activities, including baseball this summer, and outdoor dining at places around town. Earlier this week, US health officials announced theyRead More →