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The Mining Journal
Beard wins Trek raffleraffled a Trek Farley 5 provided by Quick Stop Bike Shop of Marquette and donat
Beard wins Trek raffle
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
raffled a Trek Farley 5 provided by Quick Stop Bike Shop of Marquette and donated to the NTN by the Marquette County Convention and Visitors Bureau. The raffle raised almost $3,000 for the building and maintenance of singletrack trails in... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
City Council: Zimmerman, Bond, and Budgeta'Coming: Council is reluctant to increase the contract payment for tourism and
City Council: Zimmerman, Bond, and Budget
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
a'Coming: Council is reluctant to increase the contract payment for tourism and convention promotion to the Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau (from $14 million to $16 million annually, for five years, from the hotel/motel tax) ahead of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Ballparks of the Ozarks swings for fencesceremony for 11 a.m. Sept. 21 in conjunction with the Camden County commissione
Ballparks of the Ozarks swings for fences
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
ceremony for 11 a.m. Sept. 21 in conjunction with the Camden County commissioner's office, the Lake of the Ozarks Convention and Visitors Bureau, all three local Chambers of Commerce and numerous local community officials. "We have found... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
New developer tapped for hotel by Eagan’s outlet mallis only the second new hotel to be built in Eagan in more than a decade, said B
New developer tapped for hotel by Eagan’s outlet mall
Finance and Commerce / Posted 21 hours ago
is only the second new hotel to be built in Eagan in more than a decade, said Brent Cory, president and CEO of the Eagan Convention and Visitors Bureau. In July, a 93-room Holiday Inn Express opened at 3434 Washington Drive, about 3 miles to the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Bryant Park to use location-based data to learn more about visitor habitspeople visited specific spots such as Bryce Canyon National Park, home to other
Bryant Park to use location-based data to learn more about visitor habits
Crain's New York Business / Posted 22 hours ago
people visited specific spots such as Bryce Canyon National Park, home to other-worldly rock formations. The Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau used Arrivalist data to determine that it had a potential market for visitors in St. Louis. As... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Design, fundraising underway for children's museumThis month, the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau board selected
Design, fundraising underway for children's museum
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
This month, the Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau board selected an architecture and a design firm to transform the old Elks Building into a children's discovery center and museum. Now comes the "fund" part. "We're definitely moving... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Some vacation spots benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some vacation spots benefit as travelers avoid Zika
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors’ bureaus in some other... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Vacation spots benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Vacation spots benefit as travelers avoid Zika
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Tourism generates millions in Kane CountyAccording to a news release from the Greater St. Charles Convention and Visitor
Tourism generates millions in Kane County
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
According to a news release from the Greater St. Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau, tax revenue receipts from tourism in Kane County reached $9.83 million at the local level in 2015, meaning that was the amount of taxes municipalities collected... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Founder, longtime priest of St. Lawrence Catholic Parish in Tampa passes away at the age of 87in 1994, the "Ethics" Award from the University of Tampa in 2000, the "Gonzmart
Founder, longtime priest of St. Lawrence Catholic Parish in Tampa passes away at the age of 87
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
in 1994, the "Ethics" Award from the University of Tampa in 2000, the "Gonzmart Family Ambassador" Award from the Tampa Bay Convention and Visitors Bureau in 2004, the Jewish National Fund Tree of Life "Lifetime Achievement" Award in 2011, and the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Some Vacation Spots Quietly Benefit As Travelers Avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some Vacation Spots Quietly Benefit As Travelers Avoid Zika
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cabinet secretaries tour LR Central HighPoore, two members of the Little Rock Nine, and Gretchen Hall, president and ch
Cabinet secretaries tour LR Central High
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Poore, two members of the Little Rock Nine, and Gretchen Hall, president and chief executive officer of the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau. The meeting was private, but Jewell said later that much of the discussion centered on the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Visitor spending set record for Columbus in 2015visitors last year led to record spending and city lodging-tax revenue, accordi
Visitor spending set record for Columbus in 2015
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
visitors last year led to record spending and city lodging-tax revenue, according to data being announced today by convention and visitors bureau Experience Columbus and the Greater Columbus Sports Commission. In total, the city welcomed... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR visitors bureau will buy buildingfor $3.35 million. Commissioners spent more than an hour debating the purchase
LR visitors bureau will buy building
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
for $3.35 million. Commissioners spent more than an hour debating the purchase of the building for the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau. The alternative was to let the visitors bureau remain a tenant of the building at 101 S.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Vacation spots quietly benefit from Zikaindustry has a lot at risk. More than 15.5 million people made overnight visits
Vacation spots quietly benefit from Zika
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
industry has a lot at risk. More than 15.5 million people made overnight visits to Miami and nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Largest Conference for Female Engineers Coming to Phillyin Philadelphia in October, and bring an estimated economic impact of at least
Largest Conference for Female Engineers Coming to Philly
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
in Philadelphia in October, and bring an estimated economic impact of at least $10.1 million with it. The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau based the dollar amount on 5,000 attendees at the Society of Women Engineers, or SWE, annual... Read more
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Arkansas Times
LR Advertising and Promotion Commission votes to buy building at Markham and Springtoday to buy the Cromwell Building at Markham and Spring for $3.35 million. It
LR Advertising and Promotion Commission votes to buy building at Markham and Spring
Arkansas Times / Posted yesterday
today to buy the Cromwell Building at Markham and Spring for $3.35 million. It will consolidate offices of the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau already in the Cromwell Building and elsewhere. The Commission had a voice vote, but at least... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Scottsdale LGBT non-discrimination ordinance dead for nowthey are gay or transgender." Representatives from the Scottsdale Area Chamber
Scottsdale LGBT non-discrimination ordinance dead for now
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
they are gay or transgender." Representatives from the Scottsdale Area Chamber of Commerce, Marriott hotels, Scottsdale Convention and Visitors Bureau, Scottsdale Community College and Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors are among those who... Read more
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The Signal
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
The Signal / Posted yesterday
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Freeport Visitors Center highlights veteransFREEPORT — The Freeport/Stephenson County Convention and Visitors Bureau will d
Freeport Visitors Center highlights veterans
The Journal-Standard / Posted yesterday
FREEPORT — The Freeport/Stephenson County Convention and Visitors Bureau will display artifacts from various wars in American history, particularly the Vietnam War until Sept. 18.Among the items displayed are uniforms, patches, helmets, pictures and... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted yesterday
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 2 days ago
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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FOX Business
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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FOX Business
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zikanearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, a
Some vacation spots quietly benefit as travelers avoid Zika
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
nearby beaches in 2015, with an impact of $24.4 billion on the local economy, according to figures from the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau. Some of that business is likely to go elsewhere. Visitors' bureaus in some other... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bureau's downtown Little Rock building purchase analyzedIt would take at least six years for the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bu
Bureau's downtown Little Rock building purchase analyzed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
It would take at least six years for the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau to see the financial benefit of owning the Cromwell Building, according to an analysis of the proposed purchase. Currently, the Visitors Bureau rents space in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bureau's building purchase analyzedIt would take at least six years for the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bu
Bureau's building purchase analyzed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
It would take at least six years for the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau to see the financial benefit of owning the Cromwell Building, according to an analysis of the proposed purchase. Currently, the Visitors Bureau rents space in the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
The 'Great American Eclipse' is less than a year awaythe largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special progr
The 'Great American Eclipse' is less than a year away
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
the largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special programs and activities. The city's convention and visitors bureau launched a slick website devoted to the eclipse, which they're calling the "Music City Solar... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Local company produces Battle at Bristol coastersfor some of the biggest names in the food and beverage industry in the past yea
Local company produces Battle at Bristol coasters
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
for some of the biggest names in the food and beverage industry in the past year. And at the request of the Johnson City Convention and Visitors Bureau, they've created custom ones. "It was hard for us to choose, but we landed on a football... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Great Eclipse' in a year will be first only visible in US since 1776the largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special progr
'Great Eclipse' in a year will be first only visible in US since 1776
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special programs and activities. The city's convention and visitors bureau launched a slick website devoted to the eclipse, which they're calling the 'Music City Solar... Read more
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Arkansas Times
AAC: In the blackof the Pharaohs." It's been a good year for the Arts Center. Little Rock voter
AAC: In the black
Arkansas Times / Posted 2 days ago
of the Pharaohs." It's been a good year for the Arts Center. Little Rock voters decided to use the last two pennies the Convention and Visitors Bureau could assess to fund a $37 million bond issue to renovate the Arts Center. Promised private... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year awaythe largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special progr
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year away
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
the largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special programs and activities. The city's convention and visitors bureau launched a slick website devoted to the eclipse, which they're calling the "Music City Solar... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year awaythe largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special progr
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year away
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
the largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special programs and activities. The city's convention and visitors bureau launched a slick website devoted to the eclipse, which they're calling the "Music City Solar... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Scarecrow Fest returns to St. Charlesto make a statement with an oversized display. Clubs, schools, individuals and
Scarecrow Fest returns to St. Charles
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
to make a statement with an oversized display. Clubs, schools, individuals and businesses in the Greater St. Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau service area are encouraged to enter. Prizes of $450, $300 and $200 will be awarded to the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Aurora area tourism expenditures grow 3 percent in 2015initiatives continue to drive visitation to the Aurora Area," said Cort Carlson
Aurora area tourism expenditures grow 3 percent in 2015
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
initiatives continue to drive visitation to the Aurora Area," said Cort Carlson, executive director of the Aurora Area Convention and Visitors Bureau. "Our collection of world-class attractions, shopping, entertainment and outdoor recreational... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Red Sox, Boston Area Church League to honor professor Charles OgletreePaul McCaffrey; Dorchester YMCA Executive Director Andrea Baez; Chair of the Mu
Red Sox, Boston Area Church League to honor professor Charles Ogletree
Boston Red Sox / Posted 3 days ago
Paul McCaffrey; Dorchester YMCA Executive Director Andrea Baez; Chair of the Multicultural Committee for the Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau Carole Copeland Thomas; Vice President of Island Lighting and Power Systems, Inc. Jarrod... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Piccadilly honorees listedevent for Shelby lovers to Downtown Jefferson City," according to the award rec
Piccadilly honorees listed
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
event for Shelby lovers to Downtown Jefferson City," according to the award recognition. "Partnering with our city, the Convention and Visitors Bureau and Downtown Jefferson City, Kyle helped bring 660 Mustangs and their owners to High Street... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Contest winners are happy in Hagerstownto see the #HappyInHagerstown hashtag used throughout social media during the c
Contest winners are happy in Hagerstown
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
to see the #HappyInHagerstown hashtag used throughout social media during the contest." Visit Hagerstown-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization whose mission is to help attract visitors to Hagerstown... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
CVB trade show trips approvedYOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning County commissioners have approved spending an estimat
CVB trade show trips approved
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning County commissioners have approved spending an estimated $6,500 for registration and travel expenses for county Convention and Visitors’ Bureau trips to travel industry trade shows early next year. This consists of an... Read more
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Colorado Daily
After Dead shows, CU says R.I.P. to Folsom Field concerts over Fourth of Julyfacilities to bring in revenue. Carl said he's also awaiting the results of an
After Dead shows, CU says R.I.P. to Folsom Field concerts over Fourth of July
Colorado Daily / Posted 3 days ago
facilities to bring in revenue. Carl said he's also awaiting the results of an economic impact study from the Boulder Convention and Visitors Bureau. "I'm sure it was pretty profound," he said. Folsom Field regularly hosted rock concerts in... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year from todaythe largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special progr
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year from today
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
the largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special programs and activities. The city's convention and visitors bureau launched a slick website devoted to the eclipse, which they're calling the "Music City Solar... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year from todaythe largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special progr
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year from today
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
the largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special programs and activities. The city's convention and visitors bureau launched a slick website devoted to the eclipse, which they're calling the "Music City Solar... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year from todaythe largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special progr
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year from today
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
the largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special programs and activities. The city's convention and visitors bureau launched a slick website devoted to the eclipse, which they're calling the "Music City Solar... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tony Bennett sculpture going up in heart of SFever happened to me.” One of the best things that has ever happened to San Fra
Tony Bennett sculpture going up in heart of SF
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
ever happened to me.” One of the best things that has ever happened to San Francisco, too, from the point of view of the Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Shultz. She and former Mayor Willie Brown raised $1.1 million to cover the cost of the... Read more
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USA Today
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year from todaythe largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special progr
The 'Great American Eclipse' is a year from today
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
the largest city directly in the eclipse path, is gearing up with special programs and activities. The city's convention and visitors bureau launched a slick website devoted to the eclipse, which they're calling the "Music City Solar... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Horror flick filming in Capital Cityfilm at a location in Tennessee, but things changed, so he decided to look at J
Horror flick filming in Capital City
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
film at a location in Tennessee, but things changed, so he decided to look at Jefferson City. "I told Chris Wilson at the Convention and Visitors Bureau that I had to come to Jefferson City, or I can't make this movie," Jones said. "He was able to... Read more
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