Parks

Gowns, guns on tap at park district

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Jan. 20, 2014 Crete Park District has received only positive responses to its new Concealed-Carry Class, which has drawn 10 participants — the maximum — to the January class. District staff and commissioners had anticipated at least one complaint about the class, but Director Pat Polzin told commissioners at the January […]

Park District eyeing ‘Wild West Days’ replacement

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com Sept. 19, 2013 Wild West Days will return in summer 2014 with a different name and scaled-down theme, Crete Park District Director Pat Polzin told trustees Wednesday. “We’re not talking about bringing in Buffalo Bill, the Civil War guys or the Teepee guys,” Polzin said, explaining she is compiling a list […]