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Barney The Gorilla Undergoes Extensive Medical Exam At Zoo Miami

CBS Sports 27 Oct 2021
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Barney, a 28-year-old silverback Lowland Gorilla, has made a full recovery after undergoing a medical exam on Tuesday, as part of a preventative medicine program at Zoo Miami ... According to Zoo Miami Communications Director Ron Magill, Barney has had a lingering ...
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Schools out of money, a leopard on the loose

The Independence Examiner 22 Oct 2021
It was the escape of a black leopard from the Horne Zoo Arena Company on Spring Branch Road (Truman Road today) a few blocks east of the Square ... 10, readers saw the headline “LEOPARD ESCAPES AT ZOO" in the upper left corner of page one, generally the spot for the day’s biggest news.
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$650M plan would give Los Angeles Zoo flashy transformation

Santa Monica Daily Press 21 Oct 2021
A $650 million plan would give the Los Angeles Zoo a theme park-style transformation over the next 20 years. The city-owned zoo in the city’s Griffith Park ... The zoo relies on $11.6 million from the city’s general fund to meet its approximately $25 million fiscal budget for 2021-22.
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IN BRIEF

News-Press Now 21 Oct 2021
$650M plan would give Los Angeles Zoo flashy transformation ... A $650 million plan would give the Los Angeles Zoo a theme park-style transformation over the next 20 years ... The zoo relies on $11.6 million from the city's general fund to meet its approximately $25 million fiscal budget for 2021-22.
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St. Joseph to kick off first week of Halloween events

News-Press Now 21 Oct 2021
“The goal is always to offer a safe place for people to come and enjoy just festive Halloween sort of activities, fall activities for a whole day,” said Lindsey Davis, East Hills general manager. The day will kick off inside with the return of Orrick Acres’ Petting Zoo.
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Plan would give Los Angeles Zoo a flashy transformation

The Dispatch 20 Oct 2021
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A $650 million plan would give the Los Angeles Zoo a theme park-style transformation over the next 20 years. The city-owned zoo in the ... The zoo relies on $11.6 million from the city’s general fund to meet its approximately $25 million fiscal budget for 2021-22.
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Seneca Park Zoo announces winning snow leopard name

Monroe County Post 20 Oct 2021
Monroe County Executive Adam Bello announced the winning name of the 6-month-old snow leopard born in April at Seneca Park Zoo ... “While Kenji needed intense care and attention from our team at the zoo after he was born, with their help he has developed into a rambunctious, playful and thriving young snow leopard.
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A battle over the future of L.A. Zoo: Should it expand to compete with Disney, Universal?

The Los Angeles Times 20 Oct 2021
Zoo expansion proposal ... Zoo at the top of the best-zoos-in-the-nation lists,” she added ... The plan may not be worth the financial risk, he added, at a time when the zoo, which is owned and operated by the City of Los Angeles, relies on $11.6 million from the city’s general fund to meet its roughly $25-million fiscal budget for 2021-22.
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Tamm unveils ‘Tamm OS’ tools at Gitex 2021

Gulf Daily News 20 Oct 2021
The new initiative was launched in the presence of Major General Maktoum Ali Al Sharifi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Police, Mohammad Juma Bin Jarsh Al Falasi, Undersecretary of the Abu Dhabi Department of Energy, DoE, Engineer Hamad Ali Al Dhaheri, Undersecretary of the ...
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Editorial Roundup: Ohio

Herald-Standard 18 Oct 2021
Zoo, Equitas, Shelter Board must work to re-earn trust after disgraceful scandals. A “best zoos in the United States” list cannot be taken seriously unless it includes ours along the eastern banks of the O’Shaughnessy Reservoir on the Scioto River. Opened in 1927, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is among Ohio’s most renowned institutions.
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Reaction to Colin Powell's death from US and world figures

Rapid City Journal 18 Oct 2021
WASHINGTON (AP) — World figures are reacting to the death of Colin Powell, a Vietnam War veteran who rose to the rank of four-star general and became the first Black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and then secretary of state ... “Many Presidents relied on General Powell’s counsel and experience ... “General Colin Powell was a patriot.
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Zoo, Equitas, Shelter Board must work to re-earn trust after disgraceful scandals

The Columbus Dispatch 15 Oct 2021
A 'best zoos in the United States' list cannot be taken seriously unless it includes ours along the eastern banks of the O'Shaughnessy Reservoir on the Scioto River. Opened in 1927, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is among Ohio’s most renowned institutions ... More.Columbus Zoo loses accreditation over animal program, leadership issues, but plans appeal.
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Carole Baskin Getting Her Very Own Docuseries: I'll Expose Joe Exotic!

The Hollywood Gossip 15 Oct 2021
This won't just be about big cats in general, however ... Zoo. That infamous zoo was the former property of Joe Exotic and then Jeff Lowe. The zoo has since been awarded to Carole Baskin by the courts. There have been a lot of accusations surrounding the zoo ... They will join Carole and her team as they investigate the zoo.
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Wildlights at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium only a month away

The Columbus Dispatch 14 Oct 2021
The falling of snowflakes and brewing of hot chocolate will be illuminated by the millions of lights set to fill the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium during this year's Wildlights Season. As one of central Ohio's most cherished holiday traditions, the annual attraction will open to the general public on Nov.
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Zoo appealing accreditation loss, says visitors unaffected

The Crescent News 12 Oct 2021
The decision announced Wednesday by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, considered the nation’s top zoo-accrediting body, was a major blow to an institution once widely admired in its industry and by the general public ... Investigations and reviews by the Ohio attorney general’s office and the Ohio auditor are pending.
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