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2017

Avedis Foundation: Shawnee now Blue Zones partner (video)

Avedis Foundation: Shawnee now Blue Zones partner

Blue Zones Project starts in Shawnee

Education: SMS dirt work in full swing

Blue Zones:  Focus groups assess city

Blue Zones tours set to view area’s potential

SMS tennis courts get foundation

Blue Zones tours: Shawnee’s potential assessed

Blue Zones Goal: Plan For People, Not Cars and Traffic

Avedis To Create, Fund Foundation For Terney

Community Renewal: Caring group celebrates milestone with project

Blue Zones Project sets up on Main

Getting on Board with the Blue Zones Project

Blue Zones Project: Built Environment Summit held Thursday

Blue Zones: Food Policy Summit held in Pottawatomie County

Avedis pledges grant for swim lessons

Blue Zone Identifies Four Opportunities To Create Healthy Food Environments

Blue Zones Project: Speaker talks tobacco policy

Blue Zones Project Kickoff set for initiative

ASHA/Community Renewal team up

Blue Zones Project: Owl Shoppe on board, certified

Beacon profile: Avedis Foundation

Community Market celebrates anniversary

Avedis Awards Local Grants

Blue Zones certifies business before kickoff

Community Market Kids Chopped Challenge educates youth

Community Renewal: Kids Camp underway

Blue Zones Project plans kickoff

Best-Selling Author Will Work With Local Teachers Monday

Shawnee Middle School Avedis Park Nearing Completion

Celebrate Pottawatomie County Teachers event held

Celebrate Pottawatomie County Teachers Letter to the Editor

SMS embraces Avedis Park in new year

Blue Zones Project, Pottawatomie County Steering Committee Signs Blueprint

Shawnee YMCA to Celebrate Blue Zones Approval on Tuesday

Shawnee Middle School Grand Opening Set Aug 29 for Avedis Park

Blue Zones Project Officially Kicks Off

SMS Avedis Park open to students, public

GCTC offers Blue Zones-friendly cooking classes

The City of Shawnee Awarded AARP Community Challenge Grant

Avedis Foundation, PLS Foundation getting books in the hands of Pott County kids

2016

A light for my path: Airport walking track lights going up

Avedis Speaker Series set

Community Market construction underway

Avedis speaks about series to Rotary Club

Tecumseh Council Awards Splash Pad Installation Bid

Avedis presents grant to South Central Industries

Avedis Foundation Speaker: Invest in children

St. Anthony Shawnee Hospital: Public tours new tower

A Towering Achievement

St. Anthony Shawnee Hospital: Moving day arrives for health care staff

Sidewalk, driveway work on Independence Street continues

Splash pad construction: Tecumseh getting ready to make a splash for summer

SMS groundbreaking: Avedis grant project starts

Ground Broken For Shawnee Middle School Project

Tecumseh Kids Will Soon Be Splashing

Community Market: Nonprofit aims to end hunger

Local brief: Community Renewal program launches with Friday kickoff (with video)

Food Resource Center receives grant

Enthusiasm Ripples Throughout Crowd As 350 People Jam CPN Cultural Center

Child Welfare Group Honors Advocates At Luncheon

Community Renewal: Caring on purpose

Tecumseh getting closer to summer fun in new splash park

Shawnee Splash: Opening day Saturday

Avedis Foundation: Week promotes health

Sidewalk in the works

Shawnee Splash Off To A Busy Swim Season In Spite Of Weather

New sidewalks being poured at Grove Elementary School

STEM summer camp this week at GCTC

Shawnee Splash offers playful way to exercise

Splash around, cool off

Nonprofit market opening in Pottawatomie County

Group effort: Community Market to open Tuesday

Community Market of Pottawatomie County opens doors

Community Renewal meetings teach about caring mission

South Central Industries dedicates expansion

Avedis announces 5 year plan to build 14 miles of sidewalks

Avedis announces $3.5M project

Avedis to Help Build 14 Miles Of Sidewalks In Shawnee

Maud, McLoud get trails grants

Tecumseh gets grant for Walk with Me Project

Asher Schools gets walking trails grant

Sidewalk projects: Shawnee among ODOT grants

Sidewalk Grants Awarded

Airport track: Lights get nod from FAA

Grant Will Fund Sidewalks Along Two Busy City Streets

Shawnee Foundation to help fund transportation projects

Avedis awards match-grant for Expo

County Pledges Help For Expo Renovation

Blue Zones presentation set

Foundation to support Blue Zones in Shawnee

Avedis plots site to call home

Avedis awards $60,000 grant to MGMoA

Avedis gauges well-being program

Avedis Park At Middle School Underway

2015

City Commission: Splash pad receives funding

Commission to consider trail lighting proposal

Trail lighting proposal approved

Youth literacy program integrates horses

Avedis Foundation awards grants

Avedis Foundation, Volunteers Work To Launch ‘Community Renewal Pottawatomie’ Program

Pool project progresses

Community walk to promote health awareness

Splash pad design revealed; construction begins

Hospital promotes National Walking Day

Pool project’s name, logo revealed

Shawnee Splash opening nears; details revealed

Glow Run announced, registration open

Horse-filled fieldtrip concludes literacy program

Dog walk promotes wellness; registration open

Shawnee Splash readies for grand opening

Avedis Foundation matches grant to nonprofit groups

Upcoming Krazy Kids Day detailed

Pool prepped for grand opening

Downpours Drown Splash Opening Plans

Health week features spectrum of activities

Krazy Kids Day a knockout

Paws in the Park planned for Friday

Two Health Week Events Rescheduled

All Aglow For Health Week

Community walk caters to canines

Community dives into Shawnee Splash

They’re Crossing A Bridge That Leads Out Of Poverty

Community impact: Thousands visit Shawnee Splash

‘Splash’ Sends Out Financial Ripples, Commission Told

Pott County Child Welfare Collaborative gets Avedis grant

Foundation Brings County $6.5 Million In “Glad Tidings”

Maud pool gets makeover; grand opening set Saturday

Commission Hears Good News About Splash, Taxes

Avedis Grant Funds Large SMS Project

Trails Master Plan: Walk this way

Surveys sought as part of Avedis Community Renewal project

Avedis Foundation makes donation for Tecumseh Friends’ fundraiser

Nonprofit to build market in Shawnee

Food, resource center to open in Shawnee this spring

Foundation: Avedis, ‘good news’ for county

Shawnee Middle School: Avedis gives $1.5M to SMS

Walk to School: Day promotes ‘walkable community’

Trails Master Plan moving forward in Shawnee

Avedis awards grant for Tecumseh Splash Pad

County Funds One Safe Place Startup

With Avedis’ Help, Tecumseh Building Splash Pad At Park

Red Kettle and Angel Tree programs begin

Nonprofit: Market groundwork underway

Avedis awards $450K grant to Project Safe