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The Lewistown Sentinel
Close-knit communitythe Mifflin County Library in Lewistown. The yarn bombing was part of a Goose D
Close-knit community
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 19 minutes ago
the Mifflin County Library in Lewistown. The yarn bombing was part of a Goose Day project sponsored by Juniata River Valley Visitors Bureau and the Mifflin Juniata Arts Council. Siennick made yarn using plastic grocery pages before knitting it into... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Dodge City celebrates its Old West past -- both real, fictionala piano player and singers, including "Miss Kitty" herself. • To learn more ab
Dodge City celebrates its Old West past -- both real, fictional
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 hours ago
a piano player and singers, including "Miss Kitty" herself. • To learn more about the area, call the Dodge City Convention and Visitors Bureau at 1-800-OLD-WEST (1-800-653-9378) or go to visitdodgecity.org sstephens@dispatch.com @Steve... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Driftwood Outdoors: New York offers great walleye fishingparadise. A few years ago, I visited Chautauqua County to turkey hunt with Cra
Driftwood Outdoors: New York offers great walleye fishing
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
paradise. A few years ago, I visited Chautauqua County to turkey hunt with Craig Robbins of the local Convention and Visitors Bureau. It only took an hour on the first morning of my three-day hunt to put my gobbler on the ground, so I had... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Kim Phillips: Dog Days, game day promise fun for alland for Mean Green Game Day visit www.meangreengameday.com. KIM PHILLIPS is vi
Kim Phillips: Dog Days, game day promise fun for all
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and for Mean Green Game Day visit www.meangreengameday.com. KIM PHILLIPS is vice president of the Denton Convention & Visitors Bureau at the Denton Chamber of Commerce. She loves promoting Denton’s original, independent spirit through the... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Dog Days,game daypromisefun for alland for Mean Green Game Day visit www.meangreengameday.com. KIM PHILLIPS is vi
Dog Days,game daypromisefun for all
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and for Mean Green Game Day visit www.meangreengameday.com. KIM PHILLIPS is vice president of the Denton Convention & Visitors Bureau at the Denton Chamber of Commerce. She loves promoting Denton’s original, independent spirit through the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando is world Halloween capitalevents on social media, arranging press trips and hosting a Halloween landing p
Orlando is world Halloween capital
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
events on social media, arranging press trips and hosting a Halloween landing page on its web site. The convention and visitors bureau has never branded the region this way before, Chief Executive Officer George Aguel said. "We needed to pull... Read more
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Philly.com
Pope's visit to Philly, a year later: Effects are personalof Families shed tremendous light on our city," said Julie Coker Graham, presid
Pope's visit to Philly, a year later: Effects are personal
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
of Families shed tremendous light on our city," said Julie Coker Graham, president of the Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau. In its bid for the NFL draft, which will be in Philadelphia in April, the city submitted schematics of the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Fall colors starting to pop, but foliage won’t be as vivid this yearsearch for those pockets of bright color, because they will be there.” Brian B
Fall colors starting to pop, but foliage won’t be as vivid this year
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
search for those pockets of bright color, because they will be there.” Brian Bossuyt, spokesman for the Pocono Mountain Visitors Bureau, also suspects foliage will peak a little later than normal this year. “In the higher elevations, we see it... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
One-of-a-kind finds at Mountain Heritage Arts and Crafts FestivalMountain Heritage Arts and Crafts Show, sponsored by the Jefferson County Chamb
One-of-a-kind finds at Mountain Heritage Arts and Crafts Festival
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
Mountain Heritage Arts and Crafts Show, sponsored by the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce and the Ranson Convention and Visitors Bureau, will continue through Sunday. In addition to crafts, West Virginia wines are available for sampling and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Every $1 state spends on tourism generates $18 in taxes, Gov. Haslam saysof the successful collaboration between the state tourism department and our pa
Every $1 state spends on tourism generates $18 in taxes, Gov. Haslam says
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
of the successful collaboration between the state tourism department and our partners, from the local convention and visitors bureaus to attractions, hotels and restaurants," Triplett said. All 95 counties in Tennessee had more than $1... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Peoria Civic Center takes over sales effort in new arrangement with Convention & Visitors Bureau PEORIA — The Peoria Civic Center has taken over responsibility for selling sp
Peoria Civic Center takes over sales effort in new arrangement with Convention & Visitors Bureau
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
PEORIA — The Peoria Civic Center has taken over responsibility for selling space in its own facility. Under an intergovernmental agreement approved by... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Strategic plan ‘outrageously important’ for Middletown...multiple community entities are involved in the process, including the Middleto
Strategic plan ‘outrageously important’ for Middletown...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
multiple community entities are involved in the process, including the Middletown Community Foundation and the Middletown Visitors Bureau, which gave grants, and the city of Middletown, which provided matching funds to begin the process. “When... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Bob Doak Receives Career Achievement AwardHospitality & Tourism Association honored Bob Doak, president and chief executi
Bob Doak Receives Career Achievement Award
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
Hospitality & Tourism Association honored Bob Doak, president and chief executive officer of the Chattanooga Convention & Visitors Bureau, with the 2016 Tennessee Tourism Professional of the Year Award. The Stars of the Industry Awards gala was... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
MU Family Weekend to boost tourismand more money coming into the area. There are two big weekends for the school
MU Family Weekend to boost tourism
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
and more money coming into the area. There are two big weekends for the school and city, according to the Convention and Visitors Bureau, with more than the normal amount of visitors. These weekends are homecoming and parents’ weekend, and... Read more
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Times News
Calling all local leaf peepersAs we head into autumn, Pocono Mountain Visitors Bureau will offer a weekly fal
Calling all local leaf peepers
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
As we head into autumn, Pocono Mountain Visitors Bureau will offer a weekly fall foliage forecast with specific information on the changing of the leaves. PoconoMountains.com serves as a guide to all the region has to offer with 25 ways to view fall... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Governor Haslam And Tennessee Tourism Commissioner Kevin Triplett Close Out 2016 Governor's Conferenceof the successful collaboration between the state tourism department and our pa
Governor Haslam And Tennessee Tourism Commissioner Kevin Triplett Close Out 2016 Governor's Conference
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
of the successful collaboration between the state tourism department and our partners, from the local convention and visitors bureaus to attractions, hotels and restaurants,” Commissioner Triplett said. “It’s because of teamwork with those... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Check out weekend events around the metroWeekend events provided by: the Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bure
Check out weekend events around the metro
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
Weekend events provided by: the Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau and Des Moines Area Sports Commission. Event: Architects of Airs Luminarium Date: Thursday, September 22 – Sunday, September 25 Time: 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Location:... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Natchez accepting applications for city's tourism directorafter former director Kevin Kirby was terminated in April following ongoing per
Natchez accepting applications for city's tourism director
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 2 days ago
after former director Kevin Kirby was terminated in April following ongoing personnel issues at the city’s Convention and Visitors Bureau. The salary for the tourism director’s job is listed as being between $75,000 and $100,000, based on... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Natchez accepting applications for city's tourism directorNATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The city of Natchez is looking for a new director of tour
Natchez accepting applications for city's tourism director
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The city of Natchez is looking for a new director of tourism and the Convention and Visitors Bureau. The Natchez Democrat reports (http://bit.ly/2cyrIkT) applications are due to the city's personnel office by Oct. 14. The... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Natchez accepting applications for city's tourism directorNATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The city of Natchez is looking for a new director of tour
Natchez accepting applications for city's tourism director
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) - The city of Natchez is looking for a new director of tourism and the Convention and Visitors Bureau. The Natchez Democrat reports (http://bit.ly/2cyrIkT) applications are due to the city's personnel office by Oct. 14. The... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Effort resumes to add big, convention-focused hotel DowntownDirk Bengel, chairman of the Columbus Lodging Council and a board member of Exp
Effort resumes to add big, convention-focused hotel Downtown
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Dirk Bengel, chairman of the Columbus Lodging Council and a board member of Experience Columbus, the city’s convention and visitors bureau. So the discussion about adding a major convention-focused hotel Downtown has begun again in earnest. No... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua County Loses 100 Jobs To Buffalojobs to Maryland and Indiana. How pathetic. Golf tournaments and bicycle races
Chautauqua County Loses 100 Jobs To Buffalo
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
jobs to Maryland and Indiana. How pathetic. Golf tournaments and bicycle races should be promoted by the Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau with occupancy tax dollars from our tourists, not by our IDA. Our county Industrial Development Agency and... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
FD hosting Iowa economic developers next weekCooperative, Calhoun County Economic Development Corp., city of Fort Dodge, Cor
FD hosting Iowa economic developers next week
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
Cooperative, Calhoun County Economic Development Corp., city of Fort Dodge, Corn Belt Power, Fort Dodge Convention & Visitors Bureau, Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance, Iowa Central Community College, Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative, Mid... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Arts and culture weekend slated for Sept. 30 and Oct. 1Yost said. The Art Walk is sponsored by the Marshalltown Central Business Dist
Arts and culture weekend slated for Sept. 30 and Oct. 1
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 3 days ago
Yost said. The Art Walk is sponsored by the Marshalltown Central Business District, Marshalltown Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Marshall County Arts & Culture Alliance. To learn more, visit... Read more
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Providence Business News
Are the yearly subsidies for the R.I. Convention Center worth it? Most say yes.field house, subject to weather and graduations. Martha Sheridan, president an
Are the yearly subsidies for the R.I. Convention Center worth it? Most say yes.
Providence Business News / Posted 3 days ago
field house, subject to weather and graduations. Martha Sheridan, president and CEO of the Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, said for those who witnessed the development, the benefit is undeniable. "There is no one that was here in... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Bike lanes offer middle groundlocal match has been provided by several groups, including Capital Region Medic
Bike lanes offer middle ground
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
local match has been provided by several groups, including Capital Region Medical Center, the Jefferson City Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Discover Jefferson City Foundation, Downtown Jefferson City, the East Side Business Association, the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Fall foliage season could be fleetingcolors are visible before the leaves fall off the tree completely. Carl Wilgus
Fall foliage season could be fleeting
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
colors are visible before the leaves fall off the tree completely. Carl Wilgus, the president of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau, said millions of people visit the area every year. "With an area that has 127 varities of trees, bushes and... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
121 years of Boulder art on view at BMoCA, other venuesindividual sponsors, as well as the Boulder Arts Commission, the Boulder County
121 years of Boulder art on view at BMoCA, other venues
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 3 days ago
individual sponsors, as well as the Boulder Arts Commission, the Boulder County Arts Alliance, the Boulder Conference and Visitors Bureau and the Boulder Public Library. Organizers are also compiling a museum-quality catalogue about select... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
South Florida hotel occupancy sees dip in August; rates mostly higherthe highest August ADR in [our] history," said Stacy Ritter, president and CEO
South Florida hotel occupancy sees dip in August; rates mostly higher
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
the highest August ADR in [our] history," said Stacy Ritter, president and CEO of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau. "With a large citywide group, Team National, hosting its event in Greater Fort Lauderdale in August 2015 and... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Low fare flights out of Greenbrier Valley Airportfrom Charlotte here when they're hot and we're not and vice versa," Snyder said
Low fare flights out of Greenbrier Valley Airport
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 days ago
from Charlotte here when they're hot and we're not and vice versa," Snyder said. Executive Director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau Kara Dense is excited to see tourism from these new flights, "and we hope that people will use those... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Scottsdale Rethinks How It Markets The Sonoran DesertScottsdale has a new brand after an 18-month process, what used to be called th
Scottsdale Rethinks How It Markets The Sonoran Desert
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 3 days ago
Scottsdale has a new brand after an 18-month process, what used to be called the Scottsdale Convention and Visitors Bureau has been renamed Experience Scottsdale and will be trying to bring visitors to town with its new “effortless revitalization”... Read more
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Boise Weekly
City Leaders Turn Spades at Groundbreaking for Pioneer Crossing—Formerly 'Parcel B'and the offices of the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, the Boise Valley Econom
City Leaders Turn Spades at Groundbreaking for Pioneer Crossing—Formerly 'Parcel B'
Boise Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
and the offices of the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce, the Boise Valley Economic Partnership, and the Boise Convention and Visitors Bureau. Construction is expected to last 18 months, with a tentative completion date of March 2018. An artist's... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Duffy, Hoeft agree to debates in Wausau and Hayward Nov. 3-4Hayward debate with panelists Regan Kohler of the Sawyer County Record, Sherry
Duffy, Hoeft agree to debates in Wausau and Hayward Nov. 3-4
WAOW Wausau / Posted 3 days ago
Hayward debate with panelists Regan Kohler of the Sawyer County Record, Sherry Beckman of the Hayward Lakes Convention and Visitors Bureau and Scott Klohn of WRLS FM Radio. Hoeft is a former communication arts and French teacher at the University... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
2016 Museum Day Previewup for free. It's a great mix of residents as well as visitors coming into the
2016 Museum Day Preview
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 days ago
up for free. It's a great mix of residents as well as visitors coming into the area." said Beth Carmichael, St. Joseph Visitors Bureau Director of Project Development. Museum Day is the public's opportunity to see why St. Joseph is put on the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine to see busiest cruise ship season yethighest cruise ship traffic on Thursday with three ships expected to make port,
Maine to see busiest cruise ship season yet
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
highest cruise ship traffic on Thursday with three ships expected to make port, altogether carrying nearly 5,000 passengers. The latest data from the visitors bureau show cruise ship passengers spent about $6million in Maine in 2014. (© 2016... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Maine to see busiest cruise ship season yethighest cruise ship traffic on Thursday with three ships expected to make port,
Maine to see busiest cruise ship season yet
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
highest cruise ship traffic on Thursday with three ships expected to make port, altogether carrying nearly 5,000 passengers. The latest data from the visitors bureau show cruise ship passengers spent about $6million in Maine in 2014. (© 2016... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Mingo County Trick or Treatfirst activity approved by council was the Scarecrow Stroll. Tonya Webb and Chr
Mingo County Trick or Treat
Williamson Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
first activity approved by council was the Scarecrow Stroll. Tonya Webb and Chris Dotson with the Williamson Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) discussed the Scarecrow Stoll competition at the last council meeting. Following council approval,... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tupelo festival continues to growto the middle of the park, between the two parking lots.” To get people to and
Tupelo festival continues to grow
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
to the middle of the park, between the two parking lots.” To get people to and from the park, the Tupelo Convention & Visitors Bureau will run a shuttle bus throughout the Park Heights neighborhood all afternoon. “The festival is a way to... Read more
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Lake Placid News
When is peak?said Sharron Miller, visitor service manager for the Regional Office of Sustain
When is peak?
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
said Sharron Miller, visitor service manager for the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism, which operates the Lake Placid Visitors Bureau. "Our standard answer is that they peak sometime within the last two weeks of September, the first two weeks... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Reading the leavessummit. Sue Cameron is the events director at the Regional Office of Sustainab
Reading the leaves
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
summit. Sue Cameron is the events director at the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism, which operates the Lake Placid Visitors Bureau at the conference center. This is her seventh season filing foliage reports, and she uses her daily commute... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for Sept. 25, 2016groundbreaking ceremony supported by friends, family, York County Commissioner
Moving Up for Sept. 25, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
groundbreaking ceremony supported by friends, family, York County Commissioner Chris Reilly, the York County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Dan May from M&T Bank, and Randy Meyers from the Scenic Ridge Company. (Photo: Submitted)Office... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Street Worksdonated a bus to the program, and funds were also given by the Downtown Memphis
Street Works
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 3 days ago
donated a bus to the program, and funds were also given by the Downtown Memphis Commission and the Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau. First Presbyterian Church and Calvary Episcopal Church will assist Hospitality Hub with operating the... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Gallery to host 'Art in the Park'morning for families after they complete the Red Hot Chili Pepper Run and Littl
Gallery to host 'Art in the Park'
The Newton Kansan / Posted 3 days ago
morning for families after they complete the Red Hot Chili Pepper Run and Little Pepper Run sponsored by the Convention and Visitors Bureau. After families enjoy time by our park's fountain, eat ice cream and play games, we'll encourage them to eat... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Honk if you love Goose Dayserve goose dinners. For a list of locations serving goose, log on to the Junia
Honk if you love Goose Day
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
serve goose dinners. For a list of locations serving goose, log on to the Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau website at www.juniatarivervalley.org. Click on "Events" and select "Goose Day." Here is a rundown of some... Read more
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The Davison Index
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don E
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 4 days ago
of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee Convention and Visitors Bureau, and many others, have teamed up to present Fight for Flint. The event will be the first world championship... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Planning for Affordabilityslog, these seem to have been hammered out to (almost) everyone's satisfaction.
Planning for Affordability
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
slog, these seem to have been hammered out to (almost) everyone's satisfaction. • Item 6 sets the Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau 2016-17 marketing plan and budget of $19,282,933; this includes $2 million less in hotel tax revenue than... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don E
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 4 days ago
of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee Convention and Visitors Bureau, and many others, have teamed up to present Fight for Flint. The event will be the first world championship... Read more
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The Burton View
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don E
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016
The Burton View / Posted 4 days ago
of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee Convention and Visitors Bureau, and many others, have teamed up to present Fight for Flint. The event will be the first world championship... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
Fight for Flint on Saturday to raise money for water crisis | September 22, 2016of Shiawassee and Genesee counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don
Fight for Flint on Saturday to raise money for water crisis | September 22, 2016
Lapeer Area View / Posted 4 days ago
of Shiawassee and Genesee counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee Convention and Visitors Bureau, and many others, have teamed up to present Fight for Flint. The event will be the first world championship... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don E
FIGHT FOR FLINT | September 22, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted 4 days ago
of Shiawassee & Genesee Counties, along with professional boxing promoter Don Elbaum, Flint and Genesee Convention and Visitors Bureau, and many others, have teamed up to present Fight for Flint. The event will be the first world championship... Read more
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