News http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7474/more en Millennium's Million Inducted into YWCA Boston's Academy of Women Achievers http://clubindustry.com/profits/millenniums-million-inducted-ywca-bostons-academy-women-achievers <div class="node-body article-body">Smaiyra Million, CEO of Millennium Partners Sports Club Management, Boston, has been inducted into YWCA Boston's Academy of Women Achievers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/millenniums-million-inducted-ywca-bostons-academy-women-achievers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/millenniums-million-inducted-ywca-bostons-academy-women-achievers#comments For-profits Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:56:00 +0000 27821 at http://clubindustry.com Health Club Revenue, Memberships Increase in 2013 http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-club-revenue-memberships-increase-2013 <div class="node-body article-body">Overall memberships and revenue generated by health clubs in the United States increased in 2013, according to figures released Monday by the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-club-revenue-memberships-increase-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-club-revenue-memberships-increase-2013#comments For-profits Freemium Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:45:00 +0000 27791 at http://clubindustry.com NIRSA Conference and Expo Set for Nashville http://clubindustry.com/universities/nirsa-conference-and-expo-set-nashville <div class="node-body article-body">The 65th NIRSA Annual Conference and Recreational Sports Exposition will take place April 23-26 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/nirsa-conference-and-expo-set-nashville" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/nirsa-conference-and-expo-set-nashville#comments Universities Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:16:00 +0000 27811 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Last year&#39;s NIRSA Conference and Expo took place in Las Vegas. This year&#39;s conference will be April 23-26 in Nashville. <em>Photo courtesy of NIRSA.</em></p> Summary Judgment Granted to LA Fitness http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/summary-judgment-granted-la-fitness <div class="node-body article-body">LA Fitness, Irvine, CA, was granted summary judgment in a case involving a member who claimed he was injured in a fight that broke out in a basketball game at a club in Pennsylvania.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/summary-judgment-granted-la-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/summary-judgment-granted-la-fitness#comments la fitness Freemium Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:21:00 +0000 27781 at http://clubindustry.com Shootings at JCC, Retirement Home in Kansas City Area Leave Three Dead http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/shootings-jcc-retirement-home-kansas-city-area-leave-three-dead <div class="node-body article-body">A suspect was arrested today after three people were killed in shootings that took place at the Jewish Community Center as well as a local senior assisted living center in the Kansas City, MO, suburb of Overland Park, KS.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/shootings-jcc-retirement-home-kansas-city-area-leave-three-dead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/shootings-jcc-retirement-home-kansas-city-area-leave-three-dead#comments Nonprofits Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:44:00 +0000 27771 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Jewish Community Center in Overland Park, KS, was closed Monday after shootings the day before claimed the lives of a high school student and his grandfather. <em>Photo courtesy of Katie Ferrell, FOX 4 News.</em></p> Gun Discharges at Indiana YMCA, Injuring Gun Owner http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/gun-discharges-indiana-ymca-injuring-gun-owner <div class="node-body article-body">A man who had a gun inside his gym bag was grazed by a bullet to his chin after the gun accidentally discharged in the locker room of a YMCA in Fort Wayne, IN.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/gun-discharges-indiana-ymca-injuring-gun-owner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/gun-discharges-indiana-ymca-injuring-gun-owner#comments Nonprofits Freemium Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:47:00 +0000 27761 at http://clubindustry.com Missouri House Passes Bill Exempting Health Clubs from Paying Sales Taxes http://clubindustry.com/profits/missouri-house-passes-bill-exempting-health-clubs-paying-sales-taxes <div class="node-body article-body">Under current Missouri state law, fees paid to athletic, exercise and fitness clubs are subject to sales tax.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/missouri-house-passes-bill-exempting-health-clubs-paying-sales-taxes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/missouri-house-passes-bill-exempting-health-clubs-paying-sales-taxes#comments For-profits Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:43:00 +0000 27751 at http://clubindustry.com New Jersey Fines 53 Health Clubs for Alleged Non-Compliance http://clubindustry.com/profits/new-jersey-fines-53-health-clubs-alleged-non-compliance <div class="node-body article-body">The state says 31 health clubs are unregistered and an additional 22 clubs are registered but allegedly violated New Jersey law by selling longer-term contracts to members without maintaining a required security bond.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/new-jersey-fines-53-health-clubs-alleged-non-compliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/new-jersey-fines-53-health-clubs-alleged-non-compliance#comments For-profits Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:54:00 +0000 27741 at http://clubindustry.com Kansas Senate Passes Another Bill that Would Exempt Property Taxes from Health Clubs http://clubindustry.com/profits/kansas-senate-passes-another-bill-would-exempt-property-taxes-health-clubs <div class="node-body article-body">A new bill with an amendment favoring for-profit health club owners was passed last week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/kansas-senate-passes-another-bill-would-exempt-property-taxes-health-clubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/kansas-senate-passes-another-bill-would-exempt-property-taxes-health-clubs#comments For-profits Nonprofits Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:46:00 +0000 27631 at http://clubindustry.com YMCA in California to Sell Branch Building http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-california-sell-branch-building <div class="node-body article-body">The Golden State YMCA, which includes facilities in Hanford and two other central California locations, has struggled financially for years, according to a report.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-california-sell-branch-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-california-sell-branch-building#comments Nonprofits Freemium Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:35:00 +0000 27591 at http://clubindustry.com