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Esports gaming room coming to Muskegon park as youth recreation interests change

MUSKEGON, MI – A different kind of sport is coming to a city park in Muskegon.

An esports video gaming room is planned for the community building at Smith Ryerson Park in the city’s Jackson Hill neighborhood.

The room will be turned into an esports center where groups and organizations can hold competitions, workshops and other community programs centered on video gaming.

The idea is to attract young people who are not as much into traditional recreational sports programming as they are video gaming.

Gaming rooms are becoming popular on college campuses where teams and clubs compete. The University of

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Tracking every departure, arrival and roster change in Boston College’s 2021 offseason

Who’s gone (16)

Early NFL Draft Declarations (3)

Hunter Long, tight end

Isaiah McDuffie, linebacker

Max Roberts, defensive end

Transfers (9)

More than ever around the country, players with remaining eligibility are choosing to play for other schools than the one they initially committed to. The NCAA is expected to eventually allow one-time immediate transfer eligibility this offseason, a change that would likely increase the number of transfers at Boston College and other programs.

David Bailey, running back — Bailey entered the NCAA Transfer Portal on Feb. 11 and has yet to commit to a new

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These 4 New Travel Products Will Change How You Play (And Work) Outdoors

After more than a year of social distancing, reduced flights and hotel closures, exploring nature hasn’t topped as many vacation agendas in decades. Whether you’re a novice who just swapped beach resorts for mountain peaks this past year or you’ve been traversing national parks as long as you can remember, high-performance gear designers like the innovators at Matador can drastically improve your experience with thoughtful products built to perform in all conditions without getting in the way of

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Uber Grants Vacation Pay, Pensions to U.K. Drivers in Change of Job Status

Uber Technologies Inc. said it will grant its U.K. drivers an employment status entitling them to vacation pay and pension contributions, a costly shift in one of its largest overseas markets amid a global debate over the treatment of gig-economy workers.

The changes may presage legal wrangling, however, because the ride-hailing company says it will guarantee its drivers the U.K.’s minimum wage only after they have accepted a trip—not from the moment they sign into the app and are ready to work, as labor activists have demanded.

Uber announced the changes, effective Wednesday, after losing its final appeal last month

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Time Travel: Would it really change your story?

With the first year of lockdowns in South Africa behind us, many are dealing with grief on some level. Whether it’s time with loved ones, financial losses, a lost job or the ultimate tragedy of losing someone to Covid-19… each one of us has faced loss. Hindsight has been useful in teaching us about what we should have held dear, but it can also be painful. Looking back, it may seem obvious – we should have seen these setbacks coming. One could spend hours analysing what one should have done before the pandemic struck, travelling back in time to unpick

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