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1 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) YMCA planning 'School's Out' sessions 19 Oct 2011, 2A
2 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Gift ensures Crossridge YMCA will go forward: Parker family members offer $1 million to effort (photo of Director Tom Den Boer, artist's rendering)(Patricia Schultz Parker and George S. Parker) 19 Feb 2012, 1A
3 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Parker gift ensures dream of new YMCA (editorial) 21 Feb 2012, 6A
4 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Seed men give the Y.M.C.A. $25; Janesville building fund swelled by D. M. Ferry & Co. of Detroit 19 Feb 1892
5 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) From a Y to why not? Redevelopment of downtown Janesville building planned (photo of Travis O'Connell, building at 400 W. Milwaukee St. which housed the city's first YMCA)(includes artist's rendering of how the building will look upon completion) 08 Oct 2012, 3A
6 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) A great place for families: Hundreds enjoy free family event at YMCA (photo) 22 Oct 2012, 3A
7 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Excitement, anxiety surround YMCA project: work to begin next week on $4.2 million Milton facility (includes illustration) 10 Nov 2012, 1A
8 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Parker YMCA will boost local economy (map)(editorial) 13 Nov 2012, 6A
9 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Jets, YMCA find partnership mutually beneficial (photo of Alec Vanko, Ryan Gotelaere, Chase Rey, Jason Ford, Tom Den Boer, Greg Hanthorn) 01 Mar 2013, 3A
10 Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Education series focuses on health (photo of Tom Den Boer, Joan Neeno, Barb Bortner)(YMCA of Northern Rock County, Mercy Health and Wellness Education Series) 05 Mar 2013, 8A

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