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Miami New Times
On Memorial Day Weekend in Miami Beach, Black Tourists Are Second-Class Citizensget hotels to block off rooms and give visitors discounted rates. The city, the
On Memorial Day Weekend in Miami Beach, Black Tourists Are Second-Class Citizens
Miami New Times / Posted 40 minutes ago
get hotels to block off rooms and give visitors discounted rates. The city, the county, the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau, and commercial airlines would kick in money to help support the event. Government officials would work with... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta’s Super Bowl bid emphasizes new stadium; vote todaybid group will be Falcons president Rich McKay, Atlanta Sports Council executiv
Atlanta’s Super Bowl bid emphasizes new stadium; vote today
ajc.com / Posted 2 hours ago
bid group will be Falcons president Rich McKay, Atlanta Sports Council executive director Dan Corso, Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau president William Pate and Georgia World Congress Center Authority chief commercial officer Carl... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Ready to hit the trailmaps were produced with the help of the city of Marshall's engineering departme
Ready to hit the trail
Marshall Independent / Posted 7 hours ago
maps were produced with the help of the city of Marshall's engineering department and the Marshall Convention and Visitors Bureau, Goodmund said. It's fitting, because the trail, which runs about 15 miles from Marshall through the city of... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma City-area community briefsProfessionals Guide; a detailed explanation of the VisitNorman app, a partnersh
Oklahoma City-area community briefs
The Oklahoman / Posted 7 hours ago
Professionals Guide; a detailed explanation of the VisitNorman app, a partnership between VisitNorman and Bluebridge Digital, and social media campaigns. VisitNorman is a program of the Norman Convention and Visitors Bureau. FROM STA... Read more
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The Daily Comet
New Carnival krewe wants to roll on Fat Tuesday in ThibodauxThibodaux, I think it will be a great idea." Timothy Bush, executive director
New Carnival krewe wants to roll on Fat Tuesday in Thibodaux
The Daily Comet / Posted 11 hours ago
Thibodaux, I think it will be a great idea." Timothy Bush, executive director of the Bayou Lafourche Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, said in a statement that the addition of a parade provides another opportunity for tourists to experience... Read more
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The Houma Courier
New Carnival krewe wants to roll on Fat Tuesday in ThibodauxThibodaux, I think it will be a great idea." Timothy Bush, executive director
New Carnival krewe wants to roll on Fat Tuesday in Thibodaux
The Houma Courier / Posted 12 hours ago
Thibodaux, I think it will be a great idea." Timothy Bush, executive director of the Bayou Lafourche Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, said in a statement that the addition of a parade provides another opportunity for tourists to experience... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Tourism continues to grow in Georgia, Bullochin tax relief per-household as a result of taxes generated by direct travel spe
Inside Bulloch Business with DeWayne Grice - Tourism continues to grow in Georgia, Bulloch
Statesboro Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
in tax relief per-household as a result of taxes generated by direct travel spending. Johnson applauded the Convention and Visitors Bureau and our community for its commitment to tourism. "Statesboro and Bulloch County are always moving forward... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
South Florida optimistic as NFL gets set to award three Super Bowlsthe effort. Meanwhile, Grossman, who will retire June 3 after 21 years as head
South Florida optimistic as NFL gets set to award three Super Bowls
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
the effort. Meanwhile, Grossman, who will retire June 3 after 21 years as head of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, can culminate her career by helping South Florida land its first Super Bowl since 2010. If Tuesday's vote... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit won't bid for Summer X Games as venues are too iffyrecently cut short their stay by one year. The sports commission, a subsidiary
Detroit won't bid for Summer X Games as venues are too iffy
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 hours ago
recently cut short their stay by one year. The sports commission, a subsidiary of the Detroit Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau, had been mulling for weeks whether to submit a bid for these next two consecutive Summer X Games. The... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Panama City Beach preps for kick-off to summerkicks off summer for us, and summer's our biggest season," said David Demarest
Panama City Beach preps for kick-off to summer
WJHG Panama City / Posted 14 hours ago
kicks off summer for us, and summer's our biggest season," said David Demarest of the Panama City Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau. "It always has been. We're looking forward to a strong start to the summer. We're expecting a lot of people... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Businesses consider closing Beale Street early after teen mom killed"We're going to do everything we can to makes sure downtown remains safe." WRE
Businesses consider closing Beale Street early after teen mom killed
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 15 hours ago
"We're going to do everything we can to makes sure downtown remains safe." WREG spoke with the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau hours after the shots were fired. Kevin Kane said business owners were concerned the killing occurred in the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Casting call issued for new Netflix show filming in and around Vallejo1310, in Vallejo from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Jim Reikowsky, communications and f
Casting call issued for new Netflix show filming in and around Vallejo
The Mercury News / Posted 17 hours ago
1310, in Vallejo from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Jim Reikowsky, communications and film liason for Vallejo Convention and Visitors Bureau, said scouting crews have been searching for places to shoot in Vallejo. "They've been looking at property... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
'The American West' mini-series, filmed in West Virginia, set to premiere on AMC June 11on screen, because that's what it does every day," Leisha Elliott, executive di
'The American West' mini-series, filmed in West Virginia, set to premiere on AMC June 11
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
on screen, because that's what it does every day," Leisha Elliott, executive director of the Marion County Convention and Visitors Bureau, said in a news release. "It’s like stepping back into the wild frontier. Marion County is honored to be... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
New events for Salt Fork Festival in Cambridgeand even musical instruments will be made throughout the week. Pick up registra
New events for Salt Fork Festival in Cambridge
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 22 hours ago
and even musical instruments will be made throughout the week. Pick up registration forms at the YMCA or Guernsey County Visitors Bureau. Buck & Company The Buck & Company band has one main goal - to deliver high quality bluegrass music. Each... Read more
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WALB Albany
Will it be a Super 2019? Atlanta to find out this weekand the city council have all been incredible." Earlier this month, the Atlant
Will it be a Super 2019? Atlanta to find out this week
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
and the city council have all been incredible." Earlier this month, the Atlanta Business Chronicle, Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau CEO William Pate said he expected Atlanta to host the game during the organization's annual meeting. We'll... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Will it be a Super 2019? Atlanta to find out this weekand the city council have all been incredible." Earlier this month, the Atlant
Will it be a Super 2019? Atlanta to find out this week
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
and the city council have all been incredible." Earlier this month, the Atlanta Business Chronicle, Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau CEO William Pate said he expected Atlanta to host the game during the organization's annual meeting. We'll... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
A day for Medina County history — The Medina County GazetteHinckley Historical Society, Chatham Historical Society, Westfield Historical S
A day for Medina County history — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted yesterday
Hinckley Historical Society, Chatham Historical Society, Westfield Historical Society, York Historical Society and Northern Ohio Railway Museum. Dan Hostetler of the Medina County Convention and Visitors Bureau and Havens co-chaired... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Beach erosion prompts concerns on St. Simons Islandit typically leads to discussion about beach management, said Scott McQuade, di
Beach erosion prompts concerns on St. Simons Island
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
it typically leads to discussion about beach management, said Scott McQuade, director of the Golden Isles Convention and Visitors Bureau. "Every time this event occurs there is discussion in the community about a beach management plan, which... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Beach erosion prompts concerns on St. Simons Islandit typically leads to discussion about beach management, said Scott McQuade, di
Beach erosion prompts concerns on St. Simons Island
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
it typically leads to discussion about beach management, said Scott McQuade, director of the Golden Isles Convention and Visitors Bureau. "Every time this event occurs there is discussion in the community about a beach management plan, which... Read more
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ABC Montana
North Dakota oil expo comes amid trouble times for industry2,800 people are expected to attend the conference, down from a record 4,300 tw
North Dakota oil expo comes amid trouble times for industry
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
2,800 people are expected to attend the conference, down from a record 4,300 two years ago. Bismarck-Mandan Convention and Visitors Bureau CEO Sheri Grossman says the conference is expected to inject about $900,000 into the local economy, down from... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
North Dakota oil expo comes amid trouble times for industry2,800 people are expected to attend the conference, down from a record 4,300 tw
North Dakota oil expo comes amid trouble times for industry
KULR-8 Billings / Posted yesterday
2,800 people are expected to attend the conference, down from a record 4,300 two years ago. Bismarck-Mandan Convention and Visitors Bureau CEO Sheri Grossman says the conference is expected to inject about $900,000 into the local economy, down from... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
South Bend officials hope shorter drive means more visitorsthem attract more visitors from central Indiana. Visit South Bend Mishawaka, t
South Bend officials hope shorter drive means more visitors
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted yesterday
them attract more visitors from central Indiana. Visit South Bend Mishawaka, the brand name used by the Convention and Visitors Bureau of St. Joseph County, has hired Indianapolis-based digital marketing firm The Basement to wage a summer... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
North Dakota oil expo comes amid trouble times for industry2,800 people are expected to attend the conference, down from a record 4,300 tw
North Dakota oil expo comes amid trouble times for industry
KX TV North Dakota / Posted yesterday
2,800 people are expected to attend the conference, down from a record 4,300 two years ago. Bismarck-Mandan Convention and Visitors Bureau CEO Sheri Grossman says the conference is expected to inject about $900,000 into the local economy, down from... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
South Bend officials hope shorter drive means more visitorsthem attract more visitors from central Indiana. Visit South Bend Mishawaka, t
South Bend officials hope shorter drive means more visitors
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
them attract more visitors from central Indiana. Visit South Bend Mishawaka, the brand name used by the Convention and Visitors Bureau of St. Joseph County, has hired Indianapolis-based digital marketing firm The Basement to wage a summer... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Beach erosion prompts concerns on St. Simons Island— set the island back by about five years of beach buildup. Scott McQuade, dir
Beach erosion prompts concerns on St. Simons Island
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
— set the island back by about five years of beach buildup. Scott McQuade, director of the Golden Isles Convention and Visitors Bureau, says that every time a storm wipes away part of the beach, there's talk in the community about the lack of a... Read more
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Island Packet
North Dakota oil expo comes amid trouble times for industryinto the city and neighboring Manda, said Sheri Grossman, chief executive offic
North Dakota oil expo comes amid trouble times for industry
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
into the city and neighboring Manda, said Sheri Grossman, chief executive officer of the Bismarck-Mandan Convention and Visitors Bureau. This year's estimated impact is about $900,000, Grossman said. Still, she said, the conference still will... Read more
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ABC News
North Dakota Oil Expo Comes Amid Trouble Times for Industryinto the city and neighboring Manda, said Sheri Grossman, chief executive offic
North Dakota Oil Expo Comes Amid Trouble Times for Industry
ABC News / Posted yesterday
into the city and neighboring Manda, said Sheri Grossman, chief executive officer of the Bismarck-Mandan Convention and Visitors Bureau. This year's estimated impact is about $900,000, Grossman said. Still, she said, the conference still will... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
African Methodist Episcopal church to meet in Ohio in 2024the African Methodist Episcopal Church to bring its 2024 general conference to
African Methodist Episcopal church to meet in Ohio in 2024
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
the African Methodist Episcopal Church to bring its 2024 general conference to the city. The Cincinnati USA Convention & Visitors Bureau expects 20,000 people to attend, booking 26,000 hotel room nights and spending millions of dollars. They say... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
BUSINESS PEOPLEState Forest. HOSPITALITY Marianne J. Chartrand was named sales manager for V
BUSINESS PEOPLE
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
State Forest. HOSPITALITY Marianne J. Chartrand was named sales manager for Visit Hot Springs, the city’s convention and visitors bureau. MARKETING SpotRight announced the appointment of J. Edward Horton to senior vice president of sales and... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Little Falls offers a rich history and opportunities for family funambiance for a nice evening out, enjoying the local flavor. The Rosenmeier Hous
Little Falls offers a rich history and opportunities for family fun
ABC Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
ambiance for a nice evening out, enjoying the local flavor. The Rosenmeier House, home to the Little Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau, is an outstanding example of the Classical Revival style of architecture. The house has been owned by the... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Little Falls offers a rich history and opportunities for family fun |ambiance for a nice evening out, enjoying the local flavor. The Rosenmeier Hous
Little Falls offers a rich history and opportunities for family fun |
Forest Lake Times / Posted 2 days ago
ambiance for a nice evening out, enjoying the local flavor. The Rosenmeier House, home to the Little Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau, is an outstanding example of the Classical Revival style of architecture. The house has been owned by the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Weirton summer concerts start FridayThe Top of West Virginia Convention and Visitors Bureau is set to launch the 20
Weirton summer concerts start Friday
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
The Top of West Virginia Convention and Visitors Bureau is set to launch the 2016 Downtown at Sundown summer concert series, to be held Friday evenings throughout the summer at the Weirton Event Center. Friday's opening night event will include... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Kim Phillips: Denton stepping into new marketsAnyone at Twilight Tunes on the courthouse lawn a couple of weeks ago likely no
Kim Phillips: Denton stepping into new markets
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Anyone at Twilight Tunes on the courthouse lawn a couple of weeks ago likely noticed us. The Denton Convention & Visitors Bureau team was there with 15 VIPs, several of our hospitality partners and quite the impressive picnic listening to Gravity... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
4 Wheel Jamboree, a big hit in Allen Countyhere at the fairgrounds and then we have about two thousand trucks that travel
4 Wheel Jamboree, a big hit in Allen County
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
here at the fairgrounds and then we have about two thousand trucks that travel in to participate in the event. We work with the Lima Convention and Visitors Bureau and we do about a $600,000 economic impact each year that we’re here,” sai... Read more
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examiner.com
Rangers to get new stadium by 2021as well as Fair Park were mentioned, as well as an unmatched mass transit syste
Rangers to get new stadium by 2021
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
as well as Fair Park were mentioned, as well as an unmatched mass transit system. A study from the Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau expects the total price tag between now and 2054 to be an estimated $2.53 billion. There is no official word... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Riverside Family Fun Fair shows what La Crosse has to offerskies brought people out in droves to the 15th Annual Riverside Family Fun Fair
Riverside Family Fun Fair shows what La Crosse has to offer
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 2 days ago
skies brought people out in droves to the 15th Annual Riverside Family Fun Fair. The La Crosse County Convention and Visitors Bureau puts on the event each year, to give families activities they can enjoy together. "We do a lot of different... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its rootsGov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. Th
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its roots
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Gov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, which helped develop the bid, and ESPN both declined to release the bid Friday, saying... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Bill expected to boost farms, tourism in Ohioopportunities for visitors to Butler County is a positive, said Mark Hecquet, e
Bill expected to boost farms, tourism in Ohio
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
opportunities for visitors to Butler County is a positive, said Mark Hecquet, executive director of the Butler County Visitors Bureau. “In addition to expanding the Butler County tourism offerings, there is a potential to drive new visitors... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Council weans CVB off hotel room taxesexpected to have generated $908,000 in general fund receipts. In the past that
Council weans CVB off hotel room taxes
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
expected to have generated $908,000 in general fund receipts. In the past that would have meant the Manteca Convention & Visitors Bureau would have received $180,000 or 20 percent of the room tax receipts in exchange for promoting visits to... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its rootsGov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. Th
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its roots
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 days ago
Gov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, which helped develop the bid, and ESPN both declined to release the bid Friday, saying it's... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its rootsGov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. Th
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its roots
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
Gov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, which helped develop the bid, and ESPN both declined to release the bid Friday, saying it's... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its rootsGov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. Th
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its roots
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
Gov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, which helped develop the bid, and ESPN both declined to release the bid Friday, saying it's... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its rootsGov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. Th
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its roots
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
Gov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, which helped develop the bid, and ESPN both declined to release the bid Friday, saying it's... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its rootsand snowmobiling. Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportun
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its roots
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
and snowmobiling. Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, which helped develop the bid, said the proposal is confidential and declined to release... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its rootsGov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. Th
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its roots
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
Gov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, which helped develop the bid, and ESPN both declined to release the bid Friday, saying it's... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its rootsGov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. Th
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its roots
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
Gov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, which helped develop the bid, said the proposal is confidential and declined to release it. Copyright 2016... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its rootsGov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. Th
Rhode Island pitches the X Games a return to its roots
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
Gov. Gina Raimondo said the games are an opportunity to showcase the state. The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau, which helped develop the bid, said the proposal is confidential and declined to release it. Copyright 2016... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Arlington Considers Public-Private Partnership with Rangers for New Ballparkimpact to the State before calling a Nov. 8 election on the proposed methods of
Arlington Considers Public-Private Partnership with Rangers for New Ballpark
Texas Rangers / Posted 3 days ago
impact to the State before calling a Nov. 8 election on the proposed methods of financing. The Arlington Convention and Visitors Bureau commissioned an independent consulting group to provide an analysis of the economic impact of the Texas... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Hotel occupancy dips in April; room rates slide in Palm Beach and Miami-Dade countiesand March, an increase of 2.5 percent from the same quarter in 2015, according
Hotel occupancy dips in April; room rates slide in Palm Beach and Miami-Dade counties
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
and March, an increase of 2.5 percent from the same quarter in 2015, according to the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau. First-quarter data for Palm Beach or Miami-Dade counties was not available Friday. Florida as a whole set... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Mountain View Inn sold to neighboring Holderiedsand his wife purchased the lodging property 42 years ago. "The business has go
Mountain View Inn sold to neighboring Holderieds
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
and his wife purchased the lodging property 42 years ago. "The business has gotten a lot better in Lake Placid due to the visitors bureau and the village; it's a team effort," he said. "There's a good deal more traffic on Main Street than there... Read more
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