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Construction magnate Stephen Ballard said he will submit an unsolicited proposal to Old Dominion University today to demolish most of Foreman Field and replace it with a 25,000-seat football stadium that would open in 2018 – in time for the Monarchs’ first home game against Virginia Tech. His proposal would…

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Dorval’s $20-million Aquatic and Sports Complex, which opened to rave reviews last August, not only requires repairs to a rear wall after a freak truck accident, it’s also slated to undergo an expansion this summer. Last week, city council awarded a $163,000 contract to Héloïse Thibodeau Architecte Inc. to prepare…

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Al Rayyan Stadium has passed a major safety milestone as it completed 1.3 million man hours without Lost Time Incident (LTI), an industry standard for work completed without accidents. This milestone for the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) came as work continues to progress on the new home…

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Abilene City Council members approved an agreement to lease 12 acres of land at Grover Nelson Park to the Abilene Youth Sports Authority for the construction of a 50,000-square-foot youth sports complex, and some residents say it's a good investment. The facility will host basketball and volleyball tournaments along with…

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Thompson-Boling Arena is as fine a place to watch a college basketball game as any on-campus facility you'll find. But don't look for the NCAA men's tournament to return to Knoxville any time soon. After Thompson-Boling arena opened in 1987-88, the men's tournament visited three times — 1990, 1994 and…

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The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches is starting to take shape. The future spring training home of the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals in West Palm Beach is set to open next spring. Despite the relatively short time frame, Brady Ballard is confident construction will be done on time. "Construction…

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The 2018 All-Star Game will be played at Staples Center, commissioner Adam Silver announced Tuesday. He revealed the news in a press conference at the downtown arena that serves as home to both the Los Angeles Clippers and the Los Angeles Lakers. Silver was accompanied by Los Angeles Mayor Eric…

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Pasadena city officials and a group of developers recently discussed working together on a $357 million sports and entertainment resort development to be built in the convention center area. The focal point of the proposed 200-acre master-planned development is a convertible entertainment venue and multi-use sports arena to hosts youth…

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A project worth nearly £700,000 to upgrade Peterhead’s all-weather sports ground has taken a step forward with the contract for the work being put out to tender. Companies are being invited to bid to take on the work at Catto Park, opposite the port’s League One football team’s Balmoor stadium,…

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The findings of a specialty committee were announced on Monday showing major support behind the of building a new multi-purpose arena in downtown Fort Wayne. The committee indicated the venue would hold between 5,000 and 6,000 people with flexibility to host various sports, concerts, and other entertainment events. The area…