Released on October 20, 2011 - 8:26am
Oct 20
            Mayor Craig A. Moe is pleased to announce the creation of the first City promoted exercise program, “Let’s Move and Keep Moving!”, an exercise program designed for people of all ages.
            “Let’s Move and Keep Moving!”, has been created by Carl J. Powell III.  The program will provide a variety of exercise options and venues. It will consist of activities for one, and for many; to do either inside, outside, and even at school or in the work place.  It will be similar in scope to First Lady Michele Obama’s “Let’s Move!” program.
            Mr. Powell is a well-known, well respected fitness expert with over 30 years if experience. He is a Mind Body Coach, and a Certified Yoga and Pilates Instructor. He has a business in the City of Laurel, Magnificent Body, and sponsors a local cable talk show, “Magnificent Living Today”, which airs at 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday, on Laurel’s Cable Channel 12 (Verizon) and Channel 71 (Comcast).  The program is to help viewers design and live healthier lifestyles. His business is located at 8101 Sandy Spring Road, Suite 224, behind the Laurel Municipal Center.
            Mayor Moe has named Mr. Powell Ambassador of Health and Wellness for the City of Laurel. Mayor Moe encourages everyone to look forward to more information about “Let’s Move and Keep Moving!” coming out on the City of Laurel web page,, and on the City’s Facebook Page.
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