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New Kerala
Bengaluru decks up to host international travel mart About 1,800 delegates, including 1,000 from 60 countries, are arriving here t
Bengaluru decks up to host international travel mart
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
About 1,800 delegates, including 1,000 from 60 countries, are arriving here to participate in the three-day international travel mart here from Sunday. Winning the bid to host the 38th edition of... Read more
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Philly.com
The Shore gets a second wind after Labor DayJacqueline L. Urgo, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Saturday, September 5, 2015,
The Shore gets a second wind after Labor Day
Philly.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Jacqueline L. Urgo, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Saturday, September 5, 2015, 1:08 AM "Now, it sometimes gets just as busy on a fall weekend as it does in the summer," Troiano said. "The weather is still great, the water is still warm, and there's... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas Volunteer Commission needs AmeriCorps volunteersAfter announcing $2 million was getting divided among eight Kansas nonprofit or
Kansas Volunteer Commission needs AmeriCorps volunteers
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
After announcing $2 million was getting divided among eight Kansas nonprofit organizations in August, the Kansas Volunteer Commission now needs the people to carry out the work of the federally funded, locally matched grants for AmeriCorps... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Labor Day Weekend events planned across AlabamaThe Alabama Tourism Department has released a long list of Labor Day events. It
Labor Day Weekend events planned across Alabama
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 hours ago
The Alabama Tourism Department has released a long list of Labor Day events. It includes food and entertainment. Celebrations include the Sweet Tater Festival in Cullman, the St. William Church Seafood Festival in Guntersville, Downtown Tailgate... Read more
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The Star
Festive air on first day of fairKUALA LUMPUR: A large crowd and a variety of entertainment lent a festive air t
Festive air on first day of fair
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
KUALA LUMPUR: A large crowd and a variety of entertainment lent a festive air to the first day of the Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) Fair. Many were at the Putra World Trade Centre as early as 9.30am to buy their tickets,... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Labor Day Weekend events planned across AlabamaThe Alabama Tourism Department has released a long list of Labor Day events. It
Labor Day Weekend events planned across Alabama
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 16 hours ago
The Alabama Tourism Department has released a long list of Labor Day events. It includes food and entertainment. Celebrations include the Sweet Tater Festival in Cullman, the St. William Church Seafood Festival in Guntersville, Downtown Tailgate... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Praise for Tour of AlbertaAs the some of the world’s best cyclists tear down Highway 40 for the final fou
Praise for Tour of Alberta
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted yesterday
As the some of the world’s best cyclists tear down Highway 40 for the final four stages of the 2015 Tour of Alberta, the hosts of the first two stages are starting to evaluate the ramifications the event had on the Peace Country. David Eggen,... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
ASEAN integration seen to benefit PH tourismWho's afraid of the ASEAN integration? Not the tourism department. DOT Secretar
ASEAN integration seen to benefit PH tourism
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted yesterday
Who's afraid of the ASEAN integration? Not the tourism department. DOT Secretary Ramon Jimenez says the Philippines will benefit from the integration and it may just entice overseas Filipino workers to come home. - ANC, The World Tonight, September... Read more
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New Kerala
Himachal to hold apple festsTo promote tourism in Himachal Pradesh, the authorities will organise apple fes
Himachal to hold apple fests
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
To promote tourism in Himachal Pradesh, the authorities will organise apple festivals in Manali and Shimla, an official said on Thursday. The festivals will be organised by the tourism and civil aviation department in association with the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Local filmmaker Devin Cuevas talks about his latest "drone" videoThe latest video made by El Pasoan and hobbyist filmmaker Devin Cuevas already
Local filmmaker Devin Cuevas talks about his latest "drone" video
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
The latest video made by El Pasoan and hobbyist filmmaker Devin Cuevas already has more than 31,000 views since being uploaded on YouTube two days ago. Making it was fun, but not free. "I call myself more of a hobbyist," Cuevas said. "It was just... Read more
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The Troy Messenger
COMMUNITY IN ART: Leadership Institue focuses on role of art in communityVicki Pritchett, Johnson Center for the Arts executive director, attended the 2
COMMUNITY IN ART: Leadership Institue focuses on role of art in community
The Troy Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
Vicki Pritchett, Johnson Center for the Arts executive director, attended the 2015 Bill Bates Leadership Institute at Cheaha State Park last week and came away impressed and excited about the strong leadership in the arts statewide. “The Bill Bates... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Use tourism funds to repair Hennepin CanalMaybe even more than partially, as I think if Rock Falls would have been spendi
Use tourism funds to repair Hennepin Canal
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
Maybe even more than partially, as I think if Rock Falls would have been spending the tourism money on the canal, she would be in far better shape today. How can you just neglect a beautiful trail system like this and have no record of supporting it... Read more
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Balita
PHILTOA’s 26th PHL Travel Mart adapts QR code systems in tour packagesPHILTOA’s 26th PHL Travel Mart adapts QR code systems in tour packages Septemb
PHILTOA’s 26th PHL Travel Mart adapts QR code systems in tour packages
Balita / Posted 3 days ago
PHILTOA’s 26th PHL Travel Mart adapts QR code systems in tour packages September 2, 2015 6:12 am By Azer N. Parrocha MANILA, Sept 1 (PNA) — Travel junkies set to visit this year’s Philippine Travel Mart (PTM) now have a digital way of... Read more
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The Telegraph
CM boost to Tiger HillDarjeeling, Sept. 1: Mamata Banerjee has decided to develop Tiger Hill, a well-
CM boost to Tiger Hill
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Darjeeling, Sept. 1: Mamata Banerjee has decided to develop Tiger Hill, a well-known tourist point at 8,100ft famed for its view of the Kanchenjungha as well as the Everest on a clear day. The chief minister had walked up to Tiger Hill on her visit... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Alabama Tourism Dept. names winners of BBQ Battle contestThe Alabama Tourism Department is announcing the winners of its online Barbeque
Alabama Tourism Dept. names winners of BBQ Battle contest
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
The Alabama Tourism Department is announcing the winners of its online Barbeque Battle contest after more than 1 million votes were cast. Lannie’s of Selma won the Legends category, Saw’s of Homewood topped the Rookie category, and Jim ’N Nicks... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Alabama Tourism Dept. names winners of BBQ Battle contestThe Alabama Tourism Department is announcing the winners of its online Barbeque
Alabama Tourism Dept. names winners of BBQ Battle contest
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 3 days ago
The Alabama Tourism Department is announcing the winners of its online Barbeque Battle contest after more than 1 million votes were cast. Lannie’s of Selma won the Legends category, Saw’s of Homewood topped the Rookie category, and Jim ’N Nicks... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Alabama Tourism Dept. names winners of BBQ Battle contestThe Alabama Tourism Department is announcing the winners of its online Barbeque
Alabama Tourism Dept. names winners of BBQ Battle contest
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 3 days ago
The Alabama Tourism Department is announcing the winners of its online Barbeque Battle contest after more than 1 million votes were cast. Lannie’s of Selma won the Legends category, Saw’s of Homewood topped the Rookie category, and Jim ’N Nicks... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Alabama Tourism Dept. names winners of BBQ Battle contestThe Alabama Tourism Department is announcing the winners of its online Barbeque
Alabama Tourism Dept. names winners of BBQ Battle contest
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
The Alabama Tourism Department is announcing the winners of its online Barbeque Battle contest after more than 1 million votes were cast. Lannie’s of Selma won the Legends category, Saw’s of Homewood topped the Rookie category, and Jim ’N Nicks... Read more
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MLive.com
Sturgis Motorcyle Rally, weather helps rev up South Dakota tourismPIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota tourism industry is surging this year, spurred
Sturgis Motorcyle Rally, weather helps rev up South Dakota tourism
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota tourism industry is surging this year, spurred on by good weather, low gas prices and landmark events such as the 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, officials say. Expectations for 2015 have been high because of key... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
RDB Introduces Conservation Awards At Kwita IzinaThe annual Kwita Izina ceremony that is scheduled to take place on 5th Sept wil
RDB Introduces Conservation Awards At Kwita Izina
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The annual Kwita Izina ceremony that is scheduled to take place on 5th Sept will mark the launch of Conservation awards that will recognise efforts by individuals who work tirelessly to preserve and conserve national parks. This year's edition will... Read more
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Deepika
National News DetailPeople offered prayers in temples early in the morning while the day was marke
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 6 days ago
People offered prayers in temples early in the morning while the day was marked by feast and festivities, including cultural programmes organised by various institutions. Heavy rush was witnessed at major temples, including the famous hill shrine... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Tourism Officials, Businesses Say 2015 Shaping Up StrongOfficials say tourism is surging so far this year in South Dakota, spurred on b
Tourism Officials, Businesses Say 2015 Shaping Up Strong
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 6 days ago
Officials say tourism is surging so far this year in South Dakota, spurred on by landmark events such as the 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, good weather and reasonable gas prices. Expectations for 2015 have been high because of key events like the... Read more
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The New Age
Women in tourism praisedNorth West cultural icon Grace Masuku has described women as a critical compone
Women in tourism praised
The New Age / Posted 8 days ago
North West cultural icon Grace Masuku has described women as a critical component of society and families as they nurture, build, educate and raise nations. She was speaking at an event celebrating the role women in the provincial tourism department... Read more
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The Border Mail
Letters to the editorRail push just a stunt CATHY McGowan (The Border Mail, August 24) has turned h
Letters to the editor
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Rail push just a stunt CATHY McGowan (The Border Mail, August 24) has turned her election promise to fix the rail into cheap media stunts, with invitations to all and sundry to ride the rail. It’s just another pointless media opportunity to try to... Read more
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The Advocate
Lt. Gov. forum goes on despite power outage around Baton Rouge hotelA noon power outage left the area surrounding a hotel on Baton Rouge’s Constitu
Lt. Gov. forum goes on despite power outage around Baton Rouge hotel
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
A noon power outage left the area surrounding a hotel on Baton Rouge’s Constitution Avenue in the dark. But it didn’t stop a forum featuring four candidates for lieutenant governor from proceeding Wednesday. A quickly arranged emergency generator... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
City to add three new positions at city hallOwen Sound council has given staff the go-ahead to add three new positions at c
City to add three new positions at city hall
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 9 days ago
Owen Sound council has given staff the go-ahead to add three new positions at city hall. But city manager Wayne Ritchie said hiring a building manager, information officer and asset manager will not increase the city’s budget. “We had some... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
AL Tourism holds road trip video contestFrom the Alabama Department of Tourism: Alabama is a destination worth driving
AL Tourism holds road trip video contest
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
From the Alabama Department of Tourism: Alabama is a destination worth driving for – and the Alabama Tourism Department has the road trips to prove it, which is why it is happy to announce the 2015 Alabama Road Trip Video Contest. From rocket ships... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Wikwemikong celebrates the official opening of Point Grondine Park – Manitoulin ExpositorKILLARNEY—Wikwemikong Tourism was joined by various partners and support organi
Wikwemikong celebrates the official opening of Point Grondine Park – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 10 days ago
KILLARNEY—Wikwemikong Tourism was joined by various partners and support organizations last Wednesday in Killarney to celebrate the official opening of the Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve’s Point Grondine Park. After an opening song from Harvey... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
AL Tourism holds road trip video contestFrom the Alabama Department of Tourism: Alabama is a destination worth driving
AL Tourism holds road trip video contest
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 10 days ago
From the Alabama Department of Tourism: Alabama is a destination worth driving for – and the Alabama Tourism Department has the road trips to prove it, which is why it is happy to announce the 2015 Alabama Road Trip Video Contest. From rocket ships... Read more
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The Oklahoman
State of Oklahoma verifies agencies plan to make immediate emergency moves from First National CenterThe Oklahoman first reported Friday the building, whose ownership is uncertain,
State of Oklahoma verifies agencies plan to make immediate emergency moves from First National Center
The Oklahoman / Posted 10 days ago
The Oklahoman first reported Friday the building, whose ownership is uncertain, was facing utility cutoff notices from the city of Oklahoma City’s water department and from Veolia Energy, which provides the office complex with steamed and chilled... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PNoy to address issues on airport terminal fee integration President Benigno Aquino III along with Cebu Governor Hilario Davide III list
PNoy to address issues on airport terminal fee integration
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
President Benigno Aquino III along with Cebu Governor Hilario Davide III listen to Department of Public Works and Highways VII Secretary “Babes” Singson on the briefing for the Major... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Mass campaign for signages and signboards in Hindi from August 25Staff Reporter, Bhopal Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has directed to co
Mass campaign for signages and signboards in Hindi from August 25
Central Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Staff Reporter, Bhopal Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has directed to complete all preparations for Vishwa Hindi Sammelan within time-limit. The Sammelan will be held at Bhopal from September 10 to 12. Chouhan reviewed preparations for it at a... Read more
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The Oklahoman
State of Oklahoma verifies agencies plan to make immediate emergency moves from First National CenterThe Oklahoman first reported Friday the building, whose ownership is uncertain,
State of Oklahoma verifies agencies plan to make immediate emergency moves from First National Center
The Oklahoman / Posted 11 days ago
The Oklahoman first reported Friday the building, whose ownership is uncertain, was facing utility cutoff notices from the city of Oklahoma City’s water department and from Veolia Energy, which provides the office complex with steamed and chilled... Read more
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New Kerala
Like changing times, music also transformed: Chithra As times have changed, so has music, says six-time National Award winning sin
Like changing times, music also transformed: Chithra
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
As times have changed, so has music, says six-time National Award winning singer K.S.Chithra. "There is no point in classifying music as new generation or old. Just as changing times, the world... Read more
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Sun Star
DPWH: Cebu’s share is P23BPRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III and one of his Cabinet members presented yesterday
DPWH: Cebu’s share is P23B
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III and one of his Cabinet members presented yesterday a list of P22.8 billion worth of infrastructure projects in Cebu in the last five years. He offered to give “eyeglasses to those who cannot see these projects, but it’s... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Tourism overhaul essential, says TRSCTourists relax under sun umbrellas at a beach on Koh Lan, a small island off of
Tourism overhaul essential, says TRSC
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
Tourists relax under sun umbrellas at a beach on Koh Lan, a small island off of Pattaya. Experts suggest Thailand improve its tourism products and marketing to address stiffer competition. PATTARAPONG CHATPATTARASILL The integration of five... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Quake-hit Nepal opens Everest for autumn seasonKATHMANDU: Nepal opened Everest for the autumn season on Sunday (Aug 23), grant
Quake-hit Nepal opens Everest for autumn season
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
KATHMANDU: Nepal opened Everest for the autumn season on Sunday (Aug 23), granting its first climbing permit four months after a deadly earthquake triggered an avalanche at its base camp. Hundreds of climbers had to abandon attempts when the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Quake-hit Nepal opens Everest for autumn season Nepal Sunday opened Everest for the autumn season, granting its first climbin
Quake-hit Nepal opens Everest for autumn season
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
Nepal Sunday opened Everest for the autumn season, granting its first climbing permit four months after a deadly earthquake triggered an avalanche at its base camp. Hundreds of climbers had to abandon... Read more
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New Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram's walls turn into canvas for artists Thanks to Arteria, a Kerala Tourism initiative, walls in this state capital a
Thiruvananthapuram's walls turn into canvas for artists
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Thanks to Arteria, a Kerala Tourism initiative, walls in this state capital are being transformed turned into exquisite pieces of art. Arteria has gained momentum with the walls of University... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Aiken parks set for major improvementsFriday, August 21, 2015 News 12 at 6 O'Clock AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WRDW)-- The w
Aiken parks set for major improvements
News 12 Augusta / Posted 14 days ago
Friday, August 21, 2015 News 12 at 6 O'Clock AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WRDW)-- The water is coming to a rest at the Aiken County Recreation Center, but the real work is ahead. "The pool's dated. The facilities here are dated. It's been awhile since... Read more
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The Telegraph
Strike puts tourism in soupThe standoff between the tourism department and majority of employees at Bihar
Strike puts tourism in soup
The Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
The standoff between the tourism department and majority of employees at Bihar State Tourism Development Corporation (BSTDC) has paralysed the tourism-centric amenities and services for more than a fortnight now. The indefinite strike, which began... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Letters to the editorTerrific year for the villages This year's International Village Festival enjo
Letters to the editor
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 14 days ago
Terrific year for the villages This year's International Village Festival enjoyed a big boost in attendance. All villages seemed to be quite happy. I wish to express thanks to many agencies, groups and individuals: The city tourism department;... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tourism Stakeholders Move to Curb Revenue LeakagesThe growth of the tourism industry in the country has been characterised by an
Tourism Stakeholders Move to Curb Revenue Leakages
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The growth of the tourism industry in the country has been characterised by an increase in foreign players and heavy reliance on imports of associated products and services. This has necessitated the introduction of measures to subsequent financial... Read more
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New Kerala
Onam celebrations to begin on August 25 The week-long Onam celebrations in Kerala, that will witness a cultural extra
Onam celebrations to begin on August 25
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
The week-long Onam celebrations in Kerala, that will witness a cultural extravaganza, will begin on August 25, a minister said here on Thursday. Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will inaugurate the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian Railway Service officer Ashwani Lohani to be next Air India chiefHe would remain as Air India CMD for a 3-year termHe would remain as Air India
Indian Railway Service officer Ashwani Lohani to be next Air India chief
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
He would remain as Air India CMD for a 3-year termHe would remain as Air India CMD for a 3-year term Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation head Ashwani Lohani, who is... Read more
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The Advocate
Lt. Gov. forum goes on despite power outage around Baton Rouge hotelA noon power outage left the area surrounding a hotel on Baton Rouge’s Constitu
Lt. Gov. forum goes on despite power outage around Baton Rouge hotel
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
A noon power outage left the area surrounding a hotel on Baton Rouge’s Constitution Avenue in the dark. But it didn’t stop a forum featuring four candidates for lieutenant governor from proceeding Wednesday. A quickly arranged emergency generator... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCBy Liz Segrist The S.C. State Ports Authority finally has plans for hundreds o
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 16 days ago
By Liz Segrist The S.C. State Ports Authority finally has plans for hundreds of acres on Daniel Island that were at the center of a failed port expansion plan nearly 20 years ago. Ports Authority President and CEO Jim Newsome said the agency is... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCBy Liz Segrist The S.C. State Ports Authority finally has plans for hundreds o
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 16 days ago
By Liz Segrist The S.C. State Ports Authority finally has plans for hundreds of acres on Daniel Island that were at the center of a failed port expansion plan nearly 20 years ago. Ports Authority President and CEO Jim Newsome said the agency is... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesMore than 15,000 indigents availed of the services of national, provincial and
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 17 days ago
More than 15,000 indigents availed of the services of national, provincial and local government agencies yesterday during the 15 th Caravan of Government Services organized by the Office of the Ombudsman-Region 6 in Toboso, Negros Occidental. The... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Tourism board makes offer to director candidateThe Florence-Lauderdale Tourism Board has selected their top candidate for the
Tourism board makes offer to director candidate
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 17 days ago
The Florence-Lauderdale Tourism Board has selected their top candidate for the new director's job. Rob Carnegie, who hails from Canada, received a unanimous vote to fill the slot. Board member David Mulendorf says Carnegie’s success as Tourism... Read more
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