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Registration Open for New 3-on-3 Basketball League

Dec 02, 2016 - The Recreation and Parks Department is announcing the creation of a 3-on-3 men’s basketball league for the winter 2017 program calendar. The deadline for team registration is December 30.
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REMINDER: Park & Greenway Closure Plan for Fall Deer Hunts

Dec 02, 2016 - Haw Ridge Park, North Boundary Greenway and Gallaher Bend Greenway will be closed periodically for Oak Ridge Wildlife Management Area managed quota hunts this fall. There is one weekend hunt and one scout day remaining.
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Firefighters Rescue 12 People Trapped by Wildfire During Mutual Aid Mission to Gatlinburg

Nov 30, 2016 - A crew of Oak Ridge firefighters assisting with the wildfire response and evacuation in Wears Valley was able to get a dozen people to safety on Monday night.
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Senior Center Holiday Reception to be Held in Civic Center Gymnasium

Nov 28, 2016 - The Oak Ridge Senior Center is having a Holiday Reception for area senior citizens on Friday, December 9. This year, the party will be held in the Oak Ridge Civic Center’s gymnasium located at 1403 Oak Ridge Turnpike.
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Officials from Oak Ridge Area Attend Department of Energy Intergovernmental Meeting

Nov 23, 2016 - Participants from Oak Ridge and Roane County met with federal, state and local leaders from DOE sites across the nation, including top managers overseeing DOE’s Environmental Management Program.
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Utility Scam Warning for Oak Ridge Residents

Nov 22, 2016 - The City of Oak Ridge is once again receiving calls from customers who have been targeted by scammers posing as City employees. The scams are currently being directed at commercial customers, but have been aimed at residential customers in the past.
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Holiday Safety: Thanksgiving Kitchen Fire Prevention

Nov 22, 2016 - Many families will be celebrating Thanksgiving this week, a holiday that tops the list when it comes to how many kitchen fires are called in to emergency dispatchers. The Oak Ridge Fire Department has some important reminders about fire prevention.
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