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CBS 5 Green Bay
Grand Chute playing hard to land Bucks D-League team in 2017league team. “We heard Oshkosh was involved and thought - why aren't we involv
Grand Chute playing hard to land Bucks D-League team in 2017
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 14 hours ago
league team. “We heard Oshkosh was involved and thought - why aren't we involved?” said the chairman. The Fox Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau operates a fund, collecting $500,000 a year from hotel room tax, targeted for a future... Read more
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News 8000
Hundreds make trip to Miller Park for La Crosse Area Dayfor the event. Before the game began, there was live music, yard games, and ba
Hundreds make trip to Miller Park for La Crosse Area Day
News 8000 / Posted 15 hours ago
for the event. Before the game began, there was live music, yard games, and ball park food. The La Crosse County Convention and Visitors Bureau works with the Brewers to set up La Crosse Area Day at Miller Park. Michelle Hoch of the... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
FestiGals announces New Orleans broadcasting legend Angela Hill as 2016 Grand Divaof Greater New Orleans and Breastoration, Inc. Endorsed by the New Orleans Tour
FestiGals announces New Orleans broadcasting legend Angela Hill as 2016 Grand Diva
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 18 hours ago
of Greater New Orleans and Breastoration, Inc. Endorsed by the New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation, the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau and the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce, FestiGals annually attracts more than 2,200 women... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
FestiGals announces New Orleans broadcasting legend Angela Hill as 2016 Grand Divaof Greater New Orleans and Breastoration, Inc. Endorsed by the New Orleans Tour
FestiGals announces New Orleans broadcasting legend Angela Hill as 2016 Grand Diva
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 hours ago
of Greater New Orleans and Breastoration, Inc. Endorsed by the New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation, the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau and the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce, FestiGals annually attracts more than 2,200 women... Read more
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News 8000
Noon Coverage: La Crosse Area Day at Miller ParkIt's La Crosse Area Day at Miller Park! Fans got up bright and early to board
Noon Coverage: La Crosse Area Day at Miller Park
News 8000 / Posted 20 hours ago
It's La Crosse Area Day at Miller Park! Fans got up bright and early to board a bus and head to Milwaukee for some tailgating fun before the game. News 8's Nick Ragner is there and has more from Miller Good afternoon, that's right it is la... Read more
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News 8000
La Crosse Area Day at Miller Parkleft around 5. we're catching up with the crew on Bus #1. Right now I'm joine
La Crosse Area Day at Miller Park
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
left around 5. we're catching up with the crew on Bus #1. Right now I'm joined by Janet Dahl from the La Crosse County Convention and Visitors Bureau to talk more about today's event. How many people are making the trip today? I talked to... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Need a place to camp this weekend?without people spending a lot of money on a hotel," said Veterans Memorial Park
Need a place to camp this weekend?
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted yesterday
without people spending a lot of money on a hotel," said Veterans Memorial Park Attendant Tim Bailey. The Monterey County Convention and Visitors Bureau Has come up with a campsite top ten list. “One of the things that makes our county such a... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Rooftop Greeting Welcomes Travelers To Sioux FallsA greeting for people who are traveling into the city and for people who are re
Rooftop Greeting Welcomes Travelers To Sioux Falls
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
A greeting for people who are traveling into the city and for people who are returning home," Eisenhauer said. Down at the Convention and Visitors Bureau, Teri Schmidt says the way that Eisenhauer has chosen to welcome guests to Sioux Falls goes... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Donald Trump says GOP rivals who broke pledge shouldn't run for officemajor political conventions.” Take that, Dallas: “Cleveland has blocked $50,00
Donald Trump says GOP rivals who broke pledge shouldn't run for office
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
major political conventions.” Take that, Dallas: “Cleveland has blocked $50,000 of advertising planned by the Dallas Convention and Visitors Bureau to promote the Texas city at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport during the Republican... Read more
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Naples Daily News
As SWFL celebrates Fourth of July, drivers celebrate lowest gas prices since 2005than ever, primarily because of low gas prices." Jack Wert, the executive dire
As SWFL celebrates Fourth of July, drivers celebrate lowest gas prices since 2005
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
than ever, primarily because of low gas prices." Jack Wert, the executive director of the Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Convention and Visitors Bureau, said that while gas price fluctuations in the past haven't had much of an impact on... Read more
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Kenosha News
Hotel’s sudden closure leaves travelers scramblinghotel staff, who continued to answer the phone Wednesday. Finding new rooms D
Hotel’s sudden closure leaves travelers scrambling
Kenosha News / Posted yesterday
hotel staff, who continued to answer the phone Wednesday. Finding new rooms Dennis DuChene, president of the Kenosha Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, said the organization is trying to help travelers caught off-guard by the closing. “As soon... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Elkhart County regroups after flap over all-white relay teamminorities included for Indiana bicentennial events after the selection of an a
Elkhart County regroups after flap over all-white relay team
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted yesterday
minorities included for Indiana bicentennial events after the selection of an all-white torch relay team. Elkhart County Convention and Visitors Bureau spokesman Terry Mark said the expanded committee will include six Latinos and six... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Blocked shot: Cleveland rejects Dallas' ad campaign to troll host city at GOP conventionBig D in the high-profile contest to host the political spectacle - has blocked
Blocked shot: Cleveland rejects Dallas' ad campaign to troll host city at GOP convention
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
Big D in the high-profile contest to host the political spectacle - has blocked $50,000 of advertising that the Dallas Convention and Visitors Bureau had planned to run at the Cleveland airport during the four-day event. The campaign, which... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
SCDA unveils edible 'living wall' in downtown Charlestonaround the Lowcountry who incorporate fresh, local produce and products when pl
SCDA unveils edible 'living wall' in downtown Charleston
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
around the Lowcountry who incorporate fresh, local produce and products when planning their menu. SCDA, Charleston Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, farmers and local chefs were on the scene as the wall was uncovered in Downtown... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Local Fourth of July celebrations setColumbus. The annual Fireworks on the Water event will be held at the Stennis
Local Fourth of July celebrations set
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Columbus. The annual Fireworks on the Water event will be held at the Stennis Lock and Dam Friday night. Columbus Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau Director Nancy Carpenter said the event, which is jointly sponsored by the CVB, U.S. Army... Read more
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Newton Daily News
HIRTA growing, expanding in Jasper Countyup from previous years when only two days of transportation were available. HIR
HIRTA growing, expanding in Jasper County
Newton Daily News / Posted yesterday
up from previous years when only two days of transportation were available. HIRTA is also in partnership with the Newton Convention and Visitors Bureau to provide a shuttle service to the Iowa Speedway on race weekend. “At the first race this... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Boynton Lions Fundraiser Brings Back Classic Films At The Ringo TheaterClassic films are the focus of summer fun at the Ringo Theater. The Boynton Lio
Boynton Lions Fundraiser Brings Back Classic Films At The Ringo Theater
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
Classic films are the focus of summer fun at the Ringo Theater. The Boynton Lions Club and the Ringgold Convention and Visitors Bureau will host the event on Tuesday at the Ringgold Depot. “The Lions Club and CVB are bring back the popular event... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Lake Placid looks forward to Fourth of July celebrationa classic car, or just don some patriotic duds and march. To participate in the
Lake Placid looks forward to Fourth of July celebration
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
a classic car, or just don some patriotic duds and march. To participate in the parade, call Sue Cameron at the Lake Placid Convention and Visitors Bureau at 518-523-2445. Parade participants will line up at 4:30 on Cummins Road in front of the... Read more
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Bankrate.com
10 Best Cities For Retirement In Americaanother. When you live in Arlington, you don't need a car, says Cara O'Donnell
10 Best Cities For Retirement In America
Bankrate.com / Posted 2 days ago
another. When you live in Arlington, you don't need a car, says Cara O'Donnell, a resident and spokeswoman for the local Convention and Visitors Bureau. "Arlington is extremely walkable," she says, noting that the city is served by Metro, the... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Fargo hotels asked to use human trafficking appdress and or manor of which they're standing or laying," said John. Just yeste
Fargo hotels asked to use human trafficking app
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 2 days ago
dress and or manor of which they're standing or laying," said John. Just yesterday, Sleep Inn and Suites say the convention and visitors bureau asked all local hotels to start using it. "It can happen anywhere. Just because you're a nice... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Peoria City Council to take extra time to negotiate garbage contractto include other groups. Action was also deferred on agreements between the Pe
Peoria City Council to take extra time to negotiate garbage contract
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
to include other groups. Action was also deferred on agreements between the Peoria Civic Center and the Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau until the council's first meeting in July. Anthony Corso, director of the city's Innovation... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Cajun French Music and Food Festival coming up in Julybeer, raffles, art and craft vendors and children's activities. No ice chests w
Cajun French Music and Food Festival coming up in July
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
beer, raffles, art and craft vendors and children's activities. No ice chests will be allowed. The Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau is a member of STS, an organization that promotes travel to and within the southeastern part... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Glendale Receives First $1.5M Payment From Tohono O'odham Casino Settlementfor a business to be established in or about Glendale that would bring jobs to
Glendale Receives First $1.5M Payment From Tohono O'odham Casino Settlement
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 2 days ago
for a business to be established in or about Glendale that would bring jobs to the area,” Bailey said. A part of each payment, $100,000, will go to the Glendale Convention and Visitors Bureau for tourism, and the rest funnels into the general... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
New sports and entertainment degree offered at Westminster Collegerecognize the connection of sports and entertainment to tourism, community and
New sports and entertainment degree offered at Westminster College
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
recognize the connection of sports and entertainment to tourism, community and economic development. Coursework will prepare students for careers in industries like the sports commission, tourism and convention and visitors bureau, the statement sa... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Woodstock City Council Distributes Hotel Taxestheir longevity and history of bringing visitors to town — received $65,000. Th
Woodstock City Council Distributes Hotel Taxes
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 2 days ago
their longevity and history of bringing visitors to town — received $65,000. The Woodstock Opera House, the McHenry County Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Woodstock Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the Challenger Learning Center for Science &... Read more
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Billboard
Nashville Notes: Dan + Shay to Heat Up ABC Ice Skating Special; FGL's New Album DetailsFleaner to vp creative services from director, replacing Scott McDaniel, who ta
Nashville Notes: Dan + Shay to Heat Up ABC Ice Skating Special; FGL's New Album Details
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
Fleaner to vp creative services from director, replacing Scott McDaniel, who takes over as vp creative for the Nashville Convention and Visitors Bureau on July 1 … SMN director of marketing Rachel Fontenot is ending her 15-year tenure on June 30... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Third Annual Dragon Boat Festival set for July 30lawn chairs or blanketsy. Parking is free and available in adjacent lots to the
Third Annual Dragon Boat Festival set for July 30
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
lawn chairs or blanketsy. Parking is free and available in adjacent lots to the Shrine Club. The Salisbury/Rowan County Convention and Visitors Bureau will provide trolley rides to and from the parking areas. Look for the signs on Long Ferry... Read more
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Daily Herald
What's new at Lisle's Eyes to the Skies balloon festival? Motocross50 artists will display their crafts at the festival craft fair, said Katie Pal
What's new at Lisle's Eyes to the Skies balloon festival? Motocross
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
50 artists will display their crafts at the festival craft fair, said Katie Palombit, service coordinator for the Lisle Convention and Visitors Bureau. Food will be in plentiful supply, she said, with dozens of vendors offering traditional... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Tucker County a holiday destinationTucker County Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director Jessica Scowcro
Tucker County a holiday destination
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
Tucker County Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director Jessica Scowcroft said the 4th of July weekend is a great time for families and friends to gather in Tucker County. "It's a great time for families to get together and is a great time... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Heikkila seeking Ward 1 seat in Coon Rapidsa member of the River Heights Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and was a
Heikkila seeking Ward 1 seat in Coon Rapids
ABC Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
a member of the River Heights Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and was a founding member of the Inver Grove Heights Convention and Visitors Bureau, which he now chairs.As an active business person, he sees the similarities between that city... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
OddFest highlights area uniquenessAccording to Joanne Huntsberry with the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Convention
OddFest highlights area uniqueness
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 5 days ago
According to Joanne Huntsberry with the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Convention and Visitors Bureau, OddFest is in its second year. While many events and activities in Martinsburg take place in the city's historic downtown district along Queen Street,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington tourism adapts to embrace old and new audiencesfeed so that you annoy them, but you still want to keep reminding them you're t
Wilmington tourism adapts to embrace old and new audiences
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
feed so that you annoy them, but you still want to keep reminding them you're there."

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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg to host USA Track and Field Junior Olympic Region Championship3,000 spectators are expected to converge on Spartanburg from across South Caro
Spartanburg to host USA Track and Field Junior Olympic Region Championship
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
3,000 spectators are expected to converge on Spartanburg from across South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. The Spartanburg Convention and Visitors Bureau, Spartanburg School District 7, the city of Spartanburg and the Spartanburg Sports Alliance... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
On stage downtownperformances by Steelesque and Jill West and the Blues Attack. The concert seri
On stage downtown
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
performances by Steelesque and Jill West and the Blues Attack. The concert series is organized by the Top of West Virginia Convention and Visitors Bureau. Each week's concert also includes a variety of local craft vendors. July 1 will feature the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
New UTC report shows impact of rock climbing tourism in Chattanooga areaand the Access Fund agreed that improving relationships among the climbing comm
New UTC report shows impact of rock climbing tourism in Chattanooga area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
and the Access Fund agreed that improving relationships among the climbing community and local government, the Chattanooga Convention and Visitors Bureau, park managers and others could strengthen the area's climbing offerings. "The Chattanooga... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Greater Palm Springs CHILL Giveaway #6 (June 25-26)entries, including entrant’s name, address, e-mail address, etc., will be used
Greater Palm Springs CHILL Giveaway #6 (June 25-26)
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
entries, including entrant’s name, address, e-mail address, etc., will be used by Sponsor and the Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau for marketing and promotional purposes. Sponsor reserves the right not to display code words... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Site of MLK’s last speech could become national monumentservice spokesman in Washington declined comment on Friday. Taylor, a special
Site of MLK’s last speech could become national monument
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
service spokesman in Washington declined comment on Friday. Taylor, a special assistant to the president of the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau, said getting the temple declared a national monument would be a good way to help preserve the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
National monument status sought for Mason TempleService spokesman in Washington declined to comment on Friday. Taylor, a speci
National monument status sought for Mason Temple
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
Service spokesman in Washington declined to comment on Friday. Taylor, a special assistant to the president of the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau, said declaring the temple a national monument would help preserve the facility and provide... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Houston Newsmakers June 26: Unrest on campaign trail, House of Representativesthe Executive Director of the Galveston Park Board and Leah Cast is the Public
Houston Newsmakers June 26: Unrest on campaign trail, House of Representatives
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 6 days ago
the Executive Director of the Galveston Park Board and Leah Cast is the Public Relations Manager for the Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau. They talk about the work going on behind the numbers and the continued work to keep those... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Showdown on the Sabine - Orange, TXThe Orange Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting the 9th annual ³Showdown o
Showdown on the Sabine - Orange, TX
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
The Orange Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting the 9th annual ³Showdown on the Sabine² SPORT Tunnel Boat Races. This event will be held September 16 ­ 18 at the City of Orange Boat Ramp from 3 P.M. ­ 6 P.M. on September 16 and 9 A.M. ­ 5 P.M.... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Newton CVB celebrates 20 yearsMayor Mike Hansen said. “Twenty years is a good time to celebrate and hopefully
Newton CVB celebrates 20 years
Newton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Mayor Mike Hansen said. “Twenty years is a good time to celebrate and hopefully we’ll have many more year of involvement with the Convention and Visitors Bureau.” Contact Jamee A. Pierson at 641-792-3121 ext. 6534 or jpierson@newtondaily... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Local radio personality wins Iowa broadcaster of the yearPlanning, Programming and Zoning Commission, Waterloo City Budget and Finance C
Local radio personality wins Iowa broadcaster of the year
KWWL Iowa / Posted 6 days ago
Planning, Programming and Zoning Commission, Waterloo City Budget and Finance Committee and the Board of the Waterloo Convention and Visitors Bureau. She is a past member of Cedar Valley United Way and Big Brothers/Big Sisters. The Iowa... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington tourism adapts to embrace old and new audiencesfeed so that you annoy them, but you still want to keep reminding them you're t
Wilmington tourism adapts to embrace old and new audiences
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
feed so that you annoy them, but you still want to keep reminding them you're there."

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When the weather is crappy in the Triangle -- or when the national media is... Read more

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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Greater Palm Springs CHILL Giveaway #5 (June 24)entries, including entrant’s name, address, e-mail address, etc., will be used
Greater Palm Springs CHILL Giveaway #5 (June 24)
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
entries, including entrant’s name, address, e-mail address, etc., will be used by Sponsor and the Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau for marketing and promotional purposes. Sponsor reserves the right not to display code words... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Day Trip: It's time for a magical history tourour area’s history, the experiences are going to be plentiful during Museum Wee
Day Trip: It's time for a magical history tour
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
our area’s history, the experiences are going to be plentiful during Museum Week,” Charlotte Doehler-Morrison, Quad Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau vice president of marketing and communications, said in a news release. A list of the museums... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County tourism revenue grows to nearly $400Mincrease since the last two-year reporting cycle in 2013. When Chris Schutte, t
Clark County tourism revenue grows to nearly $400M
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
increase since the last two-year reporting cycle in 2013. When Chris Schutte, the director of the Greater Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau, got the economic impact report he wasn’t surprised to see growth because he’s been tracking... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
Creative competition set for map of Putnam public art and arts destinationsThe Greencastle Arts Council (GAC), in conjunction with the Putnam County Bicen
Creative competition set for map of Putnam public art and arts destinations
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 7 days ago
The Greencastle Arts Council (GAC), in conjunction with the Putnam County Bicentennial Committee and the Putnam County Convention and Visitors Bureau (PCCVB), have announced a creative competition that will commission one Putnam County artist or team... Read more
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ajc.com
7 reasons you'll love exploring Chattanooga with kidsto anytime fun at the attractions," said Candace Davis, marketing and public re
7 reasons you'll love exploring Chattanooga with kids
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
to anytime fun at the attractions," said Candace Davis, marketing and public relations manager at the Chattanooga Area Convention and Visitors Bureau. "Nobody will be bored here." Coolidge Park, located on the city’s North Shore, features an... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
June 23, 2016it more than once: Tourism begins at home. And you know what? They were right!
June 23, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 8 days ago
it more than once: Tourism begins at home. And you know what? They were right! So come along and join the Flint & Genesee Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) for the fourth-annual “Be a Tourist in Your Hometown.” The one-day excursion gives local... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Palm Beach County saw 5.47 million visitors in 2012, report showsthink we're on track to match or surpass that this year," Jorge Pesquera, Presi
Palm Beach County saw 5.47 million visitors in 2012, report shows
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
think we're on track to match or surpass that this year," Jorge Pesquera, President and CEO of the Palm Beach County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), said Tuesday. The forecast comes on the heels of a report released this week showing a... Read more
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