Economy Motel

Latest stories

7h
Clovis News Journal
Area offers variety of Labor Day optionsStaff report If the plan involves booking a motel and spending the Labor Day w
Area offers variety of Labor Day options
Clovis News Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
Staff report If the plan involves booking a motel and spending the Labor Day weekend at Ute Lake near Logan, you may want to hurry up. “We have one room (left) for Friday and one room (left) for Sunday,” said Logan’s Yucca Motel Owner Jennifer... Read more
9h
KSLA-TV Shreveport
Nacogdoches City Council set to vote on agreement to buy, renovate Hotel Fredoniabusiness endeavors, which will result in yet another success for Nacogdoches.”
Nacogdoches City Council set to vote on agreement to buy, renovate Hotel Fredonia
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 9 hours ago
business endeavors, which will result in yet another success for Nacogdoches.” The project qualifies for rebates of hotel-motel taxes from the city. “The proposed agreement will allow the hotel to obtain the funds it specifically generates,” the... Read more
10h
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Nacogdoches City Council set to vote on agreement to buy, renovate Hotel Fredoniabusiness endeavors, which will result in yet another success for Nacogdoches.”
Nacogdoches City Council set to vote on agreement to buy, renovate Hotel Fredonia
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 10 hours ago
business endeavors, which will result in yet another success for Nacogdoches.” The project qualifies for rebates of hotel-motel taxes from the city. “The proposed agreement will allow the hotel to obtain the funds it specifically generates,” the... Read more
1d
The New Zealand Herald
Bill Dalton: United without being amalgamatedgoes into bringing teams like the Melbourne Storm to provincial New Zealand is
Bill Dalton: United without being amalgamated
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
goes into bringing teams like the Melbourne Storm to provincial New Zealand is incredible but the impact on the Hawke's Bay economy is equally incredible. Ask the hotel and motel trade. Ask the caterers who supplied the hospitality venues. Ask the... Read more
1d
Independent
Theme parks continue to draw in thrill-seekers despite the risks - so why are we so addicted?recent figures show that 24 million Britons head to one each year, with theme p
Theme parks continue to draw in thrill-seekers despite the risks - so why are we so addicted?
Independent / Posted yesterday
recent figures show that 24 million Britons head to one each year, with theme parks contributing around £850m to the UK economy. They certainly rely on adult spending power, with the average adult ticket costing £25. Of course, many parents go... Read more
1d
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Irving Police Investigate Shooting At MotelIRVING (CBSDFW.COM) – Police in Irving responded to the scene of a motel shooti
Irving Police Investigate Shooting At Motel
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
IRVING (CBSDFW.COM) – Police in Irving responded to the scene of a motel shooting early Wednesday morning. The call came in at around 3:30 a.m. from a man walking outside of the motel who said that he was shot. Officers went room to room, searching... Read more
1d
NBC Dallas Fort Worth
1 Arrested, 1 Injured in Motel Shooting: Irving PolicePolice said they have one person in custody and are searching for another after
1 Arrested, 1 Injured in Motel Shooting: Irving Police
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
Police said they have one person in custody and are searching for another after a shooting at an Irving motel Wednesday morning. Irving police said they responded to several calls about shots fired at the Crossland Economy Studios in the 3400 block... Read more
2d
Edison Metuchen Sentinel
Barclays event results in red-letter ‘Day’really delivered on its promise,” Lankey said. “It catapulted Edison Township o
Barclays event results in red-letter ‘Day’
Edison Metuchen Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
really delivered on its promise,” Lankey said. “It catapulted Edison Township onto the global stage and it gave our local economy an enormous boost.” Lankey said hardly a hotel or motel room was available in the township’s vicinity for the past... Read more
2d
Bangor Daily News
Drop in Canadian tourism impacts Maine businessesfamily is able to come to the United States with a high rate,” Coutu said. Wit
Drop in Canadian tourism impacts Maine businesses
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
family is able to come to the United States with a high rate,” Coutu said. With the Canadian dollar at an 11-year low, motel owners say many are opting for shorter trips less often. The Canadian dollar is only worth about 75 cents in American... Read more
3d
The Irish Times
Move over, Morrissey: the musicians who moonlight as writers, and vice versaor poet, the songwriter is obsessed with imagery and wordplay and rhythm and he
Move over, Morrissey: the musicians who moonlight as writers, and vice versa
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
or poet, the songwriter is obsessed with imagery and wordplay and rhythm and heartbeat, and they take with them an economy of emotion that – provided it is not taken too far – can be a short cut to the heart of any matter. “Many of the... Read more
4d
Western Advocate
We're full as broand it’s New Zealand residents who are snapping up many of the best spots in to
We're full as bro
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
and it’s New Zealand residents who are snapping up many of the best spots in town. NO VACANCY: Best Western Coachman’s Inn Motel owner Tony Owens says Bathurst will see great financial benefits from accommodation bookings during the Supercheap Auto... Read more
5d
Las Cruces Sun-News
City election campaigning heats up after quiet summerto run for that post. Smith said in his announcement he's "worked for better-p
City election campaigning heats up after quiet summer
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 5 days ago
to run for that post. Smith said in his announcement he's "worked for better-paying jobs in Las Cruces, a broader-based economy, more community assets and making Las Cruces an example for other communities." Philip VanVeen also is seeking the... Read more
5d
TribLIVE
Gas boom brings successes, struggles to W.Va. communitiesCHARLESTON, W.Va. — When Linda Colliere opened up her six-unit motel in the sma
Gas boom brings successes, struggles to W.Va. communities
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — When Linda Colliere opened up her six-unit motel in the small, remote Harrison County community of Shinnston 15 years ago, she never could have anticipated the influx of demand she would eventually receive. “I don't even... Read more
5d
Business Standard India
Patels bust Modi's favourite Gujarat modelto the days of scarcity during the licence-permit-control raj, the latest upsur
Patels bust Modi's favourite Gujarat model
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
to the days of scarcity during the licence-permit-control raj, the latest upsurge shows that little has changed in the economy. The scourge of joblessness remains as potent under the pro-market dispensation as it was under the controlled... Read more
211 related stories
6d
New Kerala
Patels bust Modi's favourite Gujarat modelto the days of scarcity during the licence-permit-control raj, the latest upsur
Patels bust Modi's favourite Gujarat model
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
to the days of scarcity during the licence-permit-control raj, the latest upsurge shows that little has changed in the economy. The scourge of joblessness remains as potent under the pro-market dispensation as it was under the controlled... Read more
211 related stories
6d
Sabah Daily Express
Making Sabah a birdwatcher's mustmembers and if only a fraction of them come to Sabah, the business they bring w
Making Sabah a birdwatcher's must
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
members and if only a fraction of them come to Sabah, the business they bring will contribute a lot towards the local economy. A birdwatching guide, he added, could make up to RM425 (US$100) a day in guide fees, on top of the tourists' daily... Read more
7d
Quincy Herald-Whig
Eight cases of Legionnaires disease confirmed at Illinois Veterans HomeOakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "head
Eight cases of Legionnaires disease confirmed at Illinois Veterans Home
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 7 days ago
Oakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "heads in beds" and in turn generate more hotel-motel tax. The authority agreed to earmark $18,000 for grants from the hotel-motel tax for the grant program. The Quincy... Read more
23 related stories
7d
Quincy Herald-Whig
Great River Genealogical Society to hold 2015-16 monthly meetings at new locationOakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "head
Great River Genealogical Society to hold 2015-16 monthly meetings at new location
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 7 days ago
Oakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "heads in beds" and in turn generate more hotel-motel tax. The authority agreed to earmark $18,000 for grants from the hotel-motel tax for the grant program. The Quincy... Read more
7d
Quincy Herald-Whig
Kids in Motion to benefit from sporting clay shootOakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "head
Kids in Motion to benefit from sporting clay shoot
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 7 days ago
Oakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "heads in beds" and in turn generate more hotel-motel tax. The authority agreed to earmark $18,000 for grants from the hotel-motel tax for the grant program. The Quincy... Read more
7d
Quincy Herald-Whig
City seeking bids for tree cleanup, infrastructure repairs needed from windstormOakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "head
City seeking bids for tree cleanup, infrastructure repairs needed from windstorm
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 7 days ago
Oakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "heads in beds" and in turn generate more hotel-motel tax. The authority agreed to earmark $18,000 for grants from the hotel-motel tax for the grant program. The Quincy... Read more
23 related stories
7d
Quincy Herald-Whig
Planning continues for tourism grant fundsOakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "head
Planning continues for tourism grant funds
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 7 days ago
Oakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "heads in beds" and in turn generate more hotel-motel tax. The authority agreed to earmark $18,000 for grants from the hotel-motel tax for the grant program. The Quincy... Read more
7d
Savannah Morning News
Let's be accurate about problems with Tybee vacation rentalsFirst, I’d like to point out that Tybee vacation rentals are marvelous for the
Let's be accurate about problems with Tybee vacation rentals
Savannah Morning News / Posted 7 days ago
First, I’d like to point out that Tybee vacation rentals are marvelous for the Tybee economy. This is the source of most business revenue, a lot of sales and hotel/motel tax revenue for the city, etc. Most major positives in life do not exist in a... Read more
8d
The Buffalo News
Unions criticize Niagara IDA over hotel aidaway, as the protesters charged. Nearly 100 members of local unions gathered W
Unions criticize Niagara IDA over hotel aid
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
away, as the protesters charged. Nearly 100 members of local unions gathered Wednesday morning in front of the Budget Host Motel on Niagara Falls Boulevard, one of 13 hotel and motel projects the IDA has assisted in recent years. Last month, the... Read more
9d
Canon City Daily Record
Fremont County Lodging Tax hits record numbers in second quarterand realize it's not Fremont County people who actually pay this tax," Bell sai
Fremont County Lodging Tax hits record numbers in second quarter
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
and realize it's not Fremont County people who actually pay this tax," Bell said. "It's people who come and stay in hotels, motels, campgrounds, vacation rental properties, any of those places where anyone actually pays money to spend the... Read more
9d
FOX 41 Louisville
Louisville Metro Council will vote Thursday on moving forward with Bardstown Road Costcoa long vacant space along Bardstown Road where Showcase Cinemas once stood. Th
Louisville Metro Council will vote Thursday on moving forward with Bardstown Road Costco
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 9 days ago
a long vacant space along Bardstown Road where Showcase Cinemas once stood. The store would be just steps away from the Economy Inn, which has been a source of contention in Magre’s district. “There's probably no area that receives more concern... Read more
10d
Salon.com
The New York Times sells out artists: Shallow data paints a too-rosy picture of “thriving” creative class in the digital ageMagazine: “The New Making It” — packaged online as “ The Creative Apocalypse T
The New York Times sells out artists: Shallow data paints a too-rosy picture of “thriving” creative class in the digital age
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
Magazine: “The New Making It” — packaged online as “ The Creative Apocalypse That Wasn’t” — looked at how the Internet economy, instead of destroying creative careers, had redrawn them in “complicated and unexpected ways.” The story’s author,... Read more
12d
Philly.com
Hotels' best friendshotels surveyed allowed pets. For luxury accommodations, that's nearly the same
Hotels' best friends
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
hotels surveyed allowed pets. For luxury accommodations, that's nearly the same percentage (79 percent) as reported by economy hotels. At fancier places, pet-friendliness may be determined by the individual property more than by the hotel... Read more
12d
The Charleston State Journal
Gas boom brings both successes, struggles to West Virginia communitiesWhen Linda Colliere opened up her six-unit motel in the small, remote Harrison
Gas boom brings both successes, struggles to West Virginia communities
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 12 days ago
When Linda Colliere opened up her six-unit motel in the small, remote Harrison County community of Shinnston 15 years ago, she never could have anticipated the influx of demand she would eventually receive. “I don’t even advertise anymore,” Colliere... Read more
13d
Inside Bay Area
Oakland, feds target operators of Mills Motel in human trafficking, drugs investigationOAKLAND -- Federal and local authorities are targeting operators of an East Oak
Oakland, feds target operators of Mills Motel in human trafficking, drugs investigation
Inside Bay Area / Posted 13 days ago
OAKLAND -- Federal and local authorities are targeting operators of an East Oakland motel they say is a hub of human and drug trafficking, the latest in the city's ongoing crackdown against allegedly seedy hotels. A joint investigation into the... Read more
13d
Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Oakland, feds target operators of Mills Motel in human trafficking, drugs investigationOAKLAND -- Federal and local authorities are targeting operators of an East Oak
Oakland, feds target operators of Mills Motel in human trafficking, drugs investigation
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 13 days ago
OAKLAND -- Federal and local authorities are targeting operators of an East Oakland motel they say is a hub of human and drug trafficking, the latest in the city's ongoing crackdown against allegedly seedy hotels. A joint investigation into the... Read more
13d
OregonLive.com
Got an Oregon 'Hotel Hell'? Gordon Ramsay wants you for his TV showDoes your hotel, motel, or inn need some tough love? Maybe Gordon Ramsay can he
Got an Oregon 'Hotel Hell'? Gordon Ramsay wants you for his TV show
OregonLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
Does your hotel, motel, or inn need some tough love? Maybe Gordon Ramsay can help. Ramsay, who has built a reputation for dispensing blunt advice to aspiring cooks in his shows "Hell's Kitchen" and "MasterChef," has also been whipping underperforming... Read more
14d
KY3 Springfield
Springfield's 2016 Fiscal Year off to good startSpringfield Convention and Visitors Bureau says the city is on pace to break la
Springfield's 2016 Fiscal Year off to good start
KY3 Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau says the city is on pace to break last year's record for overall hotel and motel room demand. "Last year was a great year, it was a record year for us overall room demand which is the number of... Read more
14d
KSLA-TV Shreveport
National Newswill be a "body recovery effort," an official said late Tuesday.More >> Explos
National News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 14 days ago
will be a "body recovery effort," an official said late Tuesday.More >> Explosion demolishes part of Washington state motelExplosion demolishes part of Washington state motel An explosion demolished part of a Motel 6 in Bremerton, Washington,... Read more
14d
The Manteca Bulletin
Manteca’s $135K questionDebby Moorhead made it clear: The Manteca Council member would rather spend $13
Manteca’s $135K question
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
Debby Moorhead made it clear: The Manteca Council member would rather spend $135,600 in motel room taxes to hire an additional police officer or firefighter instead of funding the Manteca Convention & Visitors Bureau. Mayor Steve DeBrum didn’t go... Read more
15d
FOX Illinois
Fugitive Files: Sangamon County Deputies Need Your Help in Finding a Suspect -Wants GOP to be Majority Kids Meals Contain Too Much Salt California Hit With
Fugitive Files: Sangamon County Deputies Need Your Help in Finding a Suspect -
FOX Illinois / Posted 15 days ago
Wants GOP to be Majority Kids Meals Contain Too Much Salt California Hit With Quake Student Debt Effects On Economy DHS Childcare Administrator Reassigned Washington Wildfire Continues To Burn, Firefighters Work Overtime Chinese... Read more
57 related stories
15d
FOX Illinois
Springfield FD Responds To Small House Fire Wednesday -Wants GOP to be Majority Kids Meals Contain Too Much Salt California Hit With
Springfield FD Responds To Small House Fire Wednesday -
FOX Illinois / Posted 15 days ago
Wants GOP to be Majority Kids Meals Contain Too Much Salt California Hit With Quake Student Debt Effects On Economy DHS Childcare Administrator Reassigned Washington Wildfire Continues To Burn, Firefighters Work Overtime Chinese... Read more
57 related stories
15d
FOX Illinois
Court Rejects Blagojevich Appeal -Wants GOP to be Majority Kids Meals Contain Too Much Salt California Hit With
Court Rejects Blagojevich Appeal -
FOX Illinois / Posted 15 days ago
Wants GOP to be Majority Kids Meals Contain Too Much Salt California Hit With Quake Student Debt Effects On Economy DHS Childcare Administrator Reassigned Washington Wildfire Continues To Burn, Firefighters Work Overtime Chinese... Read more
57 related stories
15d
FOX Illinois
Springfield FD Respond To Small House Fire Wednesday -Rauner Wants GOP to be Majority Kids Meals Contain Too Much Salt California H
Springfield FD Respond To Small House Fire Wednesday -
FOX Illinois / Posted 15 days ago
Rauner Wants GOP to be Majority Kids Meals Contain Too Much Salt California Hit With Quake Student Debt Effects On Economy DHS Childcare Administrator Reassigned Washington Wildfire Continues To Burn, Firefighters Work Overtime Chinese... Read more
57 related stories
15d
Northern Daily Leader
Booked out: Mad time for motelsAGQUIP has meant there is no room at the inn in Tamworth with motels, pubs and
Booked out: Mad time for motels
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
AGQUIP has meant there is no room at the inn in Tamworth with motels, pubs and caravan parks hanging out their “no vacancy” signs across the city. AGQUIP has meant there is no room at the inn in Tamworth with motels, pubs and caravan parks hanging... Read more
15d
AllAfrica.com
Entrepreneurism Takes Root in ZambiaTHE scope of entrepreneurism in this country has enlarged since the country's e
Entrepreneurism Takes Root in Zambia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
THE scope of entrepreneurism in this country has enlarged since the country's economy was liberalised in the early 1990s. Many thanks should go to the Government which was responsible for opening up the economy to entrepreneurial ideas by... Read more
16d
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Lawton Tourism Department creates Convention and Visitors Bureauwhy they took steps to implement their very own CVB. It's an advisory board tha
Lawton Tourism Department creates Convention and Visitors Bureau
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 16 days ago
why they took steps to implement their very own CVB. It's an advisory board that runs on funding from the hotel/motel tax, and is made up of tourism partners in Lawton. This includes an agriculture chair, sports chair and a tourism... Read more
16d
Miami New Times
Two Activists Infiltrate a Center Where Illegal Immigrants Are HeldPresident Obama and Mitt Romney have pledged to overhaul the dysfunctional and
Two Activists Infiltrate a Center Where Illegal Immigrants Are Held
Miami New Times / Posted 16 days ago
President Obama and Mitt Romney have pledged to overhaul the dysfunctional and costly immigration system, but the economy has taken precedence this election year. Until last month, complaints about BTC were met with silence by anyone in a... Read more
17d
Juneau Empire
RV park fills a fun, quirky Denali nicheis a homespun operation that may be the best kept secret in the area. It’s cal
RV park fills a fun, quirky Denali niche
Juneau Empire / Posted 17 days ago
is a homespun operation that may be the best kept secret in the area. It’s called the Denali Rainbow Village RV Park and Motel, and it is a very busy place. Perhaps it has something to do with the two happy guys who welcome guests and give them... Read more
19d
WBTV Charlotte
Affordable apartments a challenge in building boom as older units replaced by luxury buildingsolder units are redeveloped. “I think it’s a good thing that our housing stock
Affordable apartments a challenge in building boom as older units replaced by luxury buildings
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
older units are redeveloped. “I think it’s a good thing that our housing stock is going up and it’s good for the economy,” Meachem said of the current boom. But, “There’s no question there’s an impact on affordability,” he said. Earlest... Read more
20d
WGEM Quincy
Music fills Madison Park for Blues in the Districtfood this year, double the amount given a decade ago. Food banks nationwide ar
Music fills Madison Park for Blues in the District
WGEM Quincy / Posted 20 days ago
food this year, double the amount given a decade ago. Food banks nationwide are seeing an increase in demand despite the economy improving.More >> Food banks nationwide are seeing an increase in demand despite the economy improving.More... Read more
2 related stories
20d
WBNG Binghamton
Delware County to enact hotel 'bed tax'NY (WBNG Binghamton) New legislation will allow Delaware County to impose a “be
Delware County to enact hotel 'bed tax'
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 20 days ago
NY (WBNG Binghamton) New legislation will allow Delaware County to impose a “bed tax” of up to two percent on hotel and motel room rentals. The bill was signed into law Friday by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The bill follows a home rule request... Read more
21d
The Lexington Dispatch
Tourism in Davidson County lives high on the hogwhich was an increase of 4.3 percent from 2012.

These numbers prove touri

Tourism in Davidson County lives high on the hog
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
which was an increase of 4.3 percent from 2012.

These numbers prove tourism has become a major part of the local economy. The county is rich with natural attractions, it has that throwback small town feel while at the same time continues... Read more

21d
KSAT San Antonio
San Antonio business leaders gather to discuss city's economySAN ANTONIO - San Antonio business leaders are getting together to discuss our
San Antonio business leaders gather to discuss city's economy
KSAT San Antonio / Posted 21 days ago
SAN ANTONIO - San Antonio business leaders are getting together to discuss our city's economy Thursday. They spent Thursday morning at the Plaza Club sharing key information about the local, state and national economies during the Hispanic Chamber's... Read more
27d
The Pratt Tribune
Many demands for city's transient guest tax receipts Posted Aug. 8, 2015 at 12:01 AM Hotel and motel guests know the room rate qu
Many demands for city's transient guest tax receipts
The Pratt Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
Posted Aug. 8, 2015 at 12:01 AM Hotel and motel guests know the room rate quoted when they search for or make reservations is not the amount they will owe — sales tax is added and in many areas,... Read more
28d
KEPR Pasco
Hotel tax: How tourism money comes back to benefit localsWash. -- The Tri-Cities continues to offer more reasons for tourists to pay us
Hotel tax: How tourism money comes back to benefit locals
KEPR Pasco / Posted 28 days ago
Wash. -- The Tri-Cities continues to offer more reasons for tourists to pay us a visit, and it's not just fueling our economy, it's helping build things across the area. For every dollar spent on a hotel room, a portion comes back into the... Read more
More

People in this news