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Authorities say a former security guard at the El Segundo training facility for the LA Lakers pleaded no contest Friday to stealing three of the team’s championship rings.
According to the National Association for Sport and Physical Education only one in three children are physically active every day with a staggering 12.5 million children classified as obese by the CDC. A major contributor to this apparent malaise is the daily dose of TV, computer and console-based entertainment beloved by children. Keeping kids entertained can be difficult at the best of times but there’s clearly no doubt that a child’s daily average of some seven and a half hours in front of a screen, in one form or another, should give parents pause for thought.
Broomball, ice skating, curling and ice hockey fans, never fear, when it comes to skating in the Greater Los Angeles area, you’re covered. From November through January you can even skate outdoors in downtown L.A.’s Pershing Square. Picking a venue will depend on your skating proficiency, your personal budget, league fees, quality of the ice, the commuting time and a number of additional factors, but there is certain to be at least one ice skating venue on this list to get you skating this season. These are the best places to hit the ice in Los Angeles.
Your tween may say she’s too old for childish games – but strap on a sensor, give her a “gun” and set her loose in a multi-story play area in the dark. Suddenly, it’s cool to be “It.” You might just want to play, too.