It's always difficult to pinpoint when warmth and summer-like conditions have fully returned, especially after winters like the one we just endured that seemed to go on f-o-r-e-v-e-(brrrrr)r.

Normal Parks and Recreation is prepping for another great summer! Our two aquatic centers will open soon, the 19 parks in our community are buzzing with families and activity, and 40-plus miles of Constitution Trail feature hundreds of walkers, runners and bikers each and every day. Over 200…