Summer parks program begins in Ridgway

The Summer Parks Program sponsored by the Ridgway Area School District, Ridgway Borough and Ridgway Township is set to begin today.The program was started in 1999 and Stephanie O'Connell has been involved with it since its inception."It gives the kids the freedom to do what they want to do for a few hours, and try new and different things," she said. "They enjoy it and like to get outdoors."