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Peoria Journal Star
Peoria City Council to take extra time to negotiate garbage contractother groups. Action was also deferred on agreements between the Peoria Civic
Peoria City Council to take extra time to negotiate garbage contract
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 hours ago
other groups. Action was also deferred on agreements between the Peoria Civic Center and the Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau until the council's first meeting in July. Anthony Corso, director of the city's Innovation Team, asked for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
As an international tourist destination, Orlando copes with tragedies' aftermaththe city is working on ways to put tourists' minds at ease. In reaction to the
As an international tourist destination, Orlando copes with tragedies' aftermath
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
the city is working on ways to put tourists' minds at ease. In reaction to the crisis, the Orlando Convention & Visitors Bureau updated and expanded the safety information on Visit Orlando's consumer website. Tourism authorities have... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Cajun French Music and Food Festival coming up in Julyart and craft vendors and children's activities. No ice chests will be allowed.
Cajun French Music and Food Festival coming up in July
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 hours ago
art and craft vendors and children's activities. No ice chests will be allowed. The Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau is a member of STS, an organization that promotes travel to and within the southeastern part of the United... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Glendale Receives First $1.5M Payment From Tohono O'odham Casino Settlementfor a business to be established in or about Glendale that would bring jobs to
Glendale Receives First $1.5M Payment From Tohono O'odham Casino Settlement
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 9 hours ago
for a business to be established in or about Glendale that would bring jobs to the area,” Bailey said. A part of each payment, $100,000, will go to the Glendale Convention and Visitors Bureau for tourism, and the rest funnels into the general... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Allegiant to launch new route between Fort Lauderdale and Ogdensburg, N.Yroute to Greater Fort Lauderdale," said Stacy Ritter, president and CEO of the
Allegiant to launch new route between Fort Lauderdale and Ogdensburg, N.Y
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
route to Greater Fort Lauderdale," said Stacy Ritter, president and CEO of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, noting the route is starting in time for New York residents to plan a winter getaway. To help launch the... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
New sports and entertainment degree offered at Westminster Collegerecognize the connection of sports and entertainment to tourism, community and
New sports and entertainment degree offered at Westminster College
KOMU Columbia / Posted 10 hours ago
recognize the connection of sports and entertainment to tourism, community and economic development. Coursework will prepare students for careers in industries like the sports commission, tourism and convention and visitors bureau, the statement sa... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Woodstock City Council Distributes Hotel Taxesand history of bringing visitors to town — received $65,000. The Woodstock Oper
Woodstock City Council Distributes Hotel Taxes
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 11 hours ago
and history of bringing visitors to town — received $65,000. The Woodstock Opera House, the McHenry County Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Woodstock Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the Challenger Learning Center for Science & Technology are... Read more
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Billboard
Nashville Notes: Dan + Shay to Heat Up ABC Ice Skating Special; FGL's New Album Detailscreative services from director, replacing Scott McDaniel, who takes over as vp
Nashville Notes: Dan + Shay to Heat Up ABC Ice Skating Special; FGL's New Album Details
Billboard / Posted 14 hours ago
creative services from director, replacing Scott McDaniel, who takes over as vp creative for the Nashville Convention and Visitors Bureau on July 1 … SMN director of marketing Rachel Fontenot is ending her 15-year tenure on June 30 … Independent... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Tourism adding new jobs, revenue to Butler, Warren countiesare exciting times for Butler County tourism development,” said Mark Hecquet, E
Tourism adding new jobs, revenue to Butler, Warren counties
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 hours ago
are exciting times for Butler County tourism development,” said Mark Hecquet, Executive Director of the Butler County Visitors Bureau. “The future is very bright indeed. The Liberty Center expansion, TopGolf, Main Event Entertainment, Spooky... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Planned Hamilton sports facility would have countywide...told local leaders it expects the Hamilton site to be second largest. “Their v
Planned Hamilton sports facility would have countywide...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 hours ago
told local leaders it expects the Hamilton site to be second largest. “Their venue out in Pennsylvania is fantastic,” said visitors bureau Executive Director Mark Hecquet, who recently told Hamilton City Council his staff already is beginning to... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Third Annual Dragon Boat Festival set for July 30or blanketsy. Parking is free and available in adjacent lots to the Shrine Club
Third Annual Dragon Boat Festival set for July 30
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 17 hours ago
or blanketsy. Parking is free and available in adjacent lots to the Shrine Club. The Salisbury/Rowan County Convention and Visitors Bureau will provide trolley rides to and from the parking areas. Look for the signs on Long Ferry Road. At the end... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Drone racing coming to HamiltonCounty, are on the same playing areas as the other places,” said Joshua Stephen
Drone racing coming to Hamilton
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 hours ago
County, are on the same playing areas as the other places,” said Joshua Stephens, director of sports marketing for the visitors bureau. Because the mill building is essentially a construction site, fans will only be able to watch the event... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Visitors Complain about lack of Ridesharingfull fleet of more than four-hundred cars out from Thursday on. "Absolutely ze
Visitors Complain about lack of Ridesharing
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 hours ago
full fleet of more than four-hundred cars out from Thursday on. "Absolutely zero complaints. You know, I think the Buffalo Visitors Bureau could do a better job. They could have promoted the fact that maybe they had to use a telephone or even our... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
DOT proposes ‘road diet’ for North 3rd Avenuerecommend residents take advantage of our city parks," he said. - Heard a repo
DOT proposes ‘road diet’ for North 3rd Avenue
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted yesterday
recommend residents take advantage of our city parks," he said. - Heard a report from Marshalltown Convention & Visitors Bureau Executive Val Ruff. She reviewed C&VB history, dating back to its inception April, 1991. Additionally, the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Stay safe when sparks flysaid there will be many people going to see the fireworks displayed by the Juni
Stay safe when sparks fly
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
said there will be many people going to see the fireworks displayed by the Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau at the Mifflin County Industrial Development Corporation Plaza on Saturday evening. He asks people to take... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Beverly Hills: Free Dalí Exhibitand The Stratton Institute are the co-presenters of the exhibit, with a partner
Beverly Hills: Free Dalí Exhibit
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
and The Stratton Institute are the co-presenters of the exhibit, with a partnership with the Beverly Hills Conference & Visitors Bureau. Hoping for a docent tour of the pieces? Galerie Michael is offering them every weekend, four times a day,... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton to host new marathon event in SeptemberHamilton will have for years to come,” said Joshua Stephens, director of sports
Hamilton to host new marathon event in September
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Hamilton will have for years to come,” said Joshua Stephens, director of sports marketing and sales for the Butler County Visitors Bureau. “Hamilton’s nice waterway was something that really enticed (Grinder). And it was very nice of the Fitton... Read more
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Times News
Carbon distributes $22K in tourism fundsthe board approved the release of funds under a memorandum of understanding bet
Carbon distributes $22K in tourism funds
Times News / Posted yesterday
the board approved the release of funds under a memorandum of understanding between Carbon County and the Pocono Mountain Visitors Bureau that supports the grant initiatives in Carbon County. The memorandum authorizes the release of $22,230 from... Read more
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Daily Herald
What's new at Lisle's Eyes to the Skies balloon festival? Motocrosswill display their crafts at the festival craft fair, said Katie Palombit, serv
What's new at Lisle's Eyes to the Skies balloon festival? Motocross
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
will display their crafts at the festival craft fair, said Katie Palombit, service coordinator for the Lisle Convention and Visitors Bureau. Food will be in plentiful supply, she said, with dozens of vendors offering traditional festival fare such... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Tucker County a holiday destinationTucker County Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director Jessica Scowcro
Tucker County a holiday destination
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 2 days ago
Tucker County Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director Jessica Scowcroft said the 4th of July weekend is a great time for families and friends to gather in Tucker County. "It's a great time for families to get together and is a great time... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb City Council to vote on $49 million budgetincluding between the city and DeKalb County Economic Development Corporation,
DeKalb City Council to vote on $49 million budget
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
including between the city and DeKalb County Economic Development Corporation, DeKalb Chamber of Commerce and the county’s visitors bureau. The Egyptian Theater and Barb City Manor each are asking for Tax Increment Financing funds for capital... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Heikkila seeking Ward 1 seat in Coon RapidsRiver Heights Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and was a founding member
Heikkila seeking Ward 1 seat in Coon Rapids
ABC Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
River Heights Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and was a founding member of the Inver Grove Heights Convention and Visitors Bureau, which he now chairs.As an active business person, he sees the similarities between that city and Coon... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Haverty's Furniture changes hands for $4 millionrelations. For 10 years, she served as vice president of corporate communicati
Haverty's Furniture changes hands for $4 million
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
relations. For 10 years, she served as vice president of corporate communications for the Palm Beach County Convention & Visitors Bureau (since rebranded Discover The Palm Beaches). Lilly Leas, founder of Tradewinds, will remain as a consultant... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
OddFest highlights area uniquenessAccording to Joanne Huntsberry with the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Convention
OddFest highlights area uniqueness
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
According to Joanne Huntsberry with the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Convention and Visitors Bureau, OddFest is in its second year. While many events and activities in Martinsburg take place in the city's historic downtown district along Queen Street,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Tourism budgets shrinkingWheels & Wings Thursday night. Lisa Rager, executive director of the Greater J
Tourism budgets shrinking
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Wheels & Wings Thursday night. Lisa Rager, executive director of the Greater Johnstown /Cambria County Convention & Visitors Bureau, said while her group doesn't track the biggest money-earners, the rally has "a huge economic impact" on the... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Kim Phillips: Welcome center becomes realityhand through his hair as he looked the place over one last time. A crew of exc
Kim Phillips: Welcome center becomes reality
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
hand through his hair as he looked the place over one last time. A crew of excited Dentoning experts and Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) staffers, donning #dentoning T-shirts, scurried around him, a blur of color making sure every little... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington tourism adapts to embrace old and new audiencesannoy them, but you still want to keep reminding them you're there."

Wilmington tourism adapts to embrace old and new audiences
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
annoy them, but you still want to keep reminding them you're there."

Wilmington and Beaches Convention and Visitors Bureau

When the weather is crappy in the Triangle -- or when the national media is running "doom and... Read more

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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg to host USA Track and Field Junior Olympic Region Championshipare expected to converge on Spartanburg from across South Carolina, Georgia and
Spartanburg to host USA Track and Field Junior Olympic Region Championship
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
are expected to converge on Spartanburg from across South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. The Spartanburg Convention and Visitors Bureau, Spartanburg School District 7, the city of Spartanburg and the Spartanburg Sports Alliance came together to... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
A Grand Opening For Yosemite’s First New Resort in 25 Yearswill also be on hand to provide details of their current locally-focused projec
A Grand Opening For Yosemite’s First New Resort in 25 Years
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 days ago
will also be on hand to provide details of their current locally-focused projects. Marshall lauds the Tuolumne County Visitors Bureau (TCVB) and other local agencies that are crucial in providing key support. “We love partnering with them…they... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
On stage downtownSteelesque and Jill West and the Blues Attack. The concert series is organized
On stage downtown
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Steelesque and Jill West and the Blues Attack. The concert series is organized by the Top of West Virginia Convention and Visitors Bureau. Each week's concert also includes a variety of local craft vendors. July 1 will feature the annual... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
New UTC report shows impact of rock climbing tourism in Chattanooga areaFund agreed that improving relationships among the climbing community and local
New UTC report shows impact of rock climbing tourism in Chattanooga area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Fund agreed that improving relationships among the climbing community and local government, the Chattanooga Convention and Visitors Bureau, park managers and others could strengthen the area's climbing offerings. "The Chattanooga area is renowned... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Hawaii's Dangerous Destinations Revealedmore information out there through blogs, websites, and guidebooks,” said Sue K
Hawaii's Dangerous Destinations Revealed
NBC Bay Area / Posted 4 days ago
more information out there through blogs, websites, and guidebooks,” said Sue Kanoho, the executive director of the Kauai Visitors Bureau. She blamed the published information – which sometimes underplay the dangers of the spot - for guiding... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Greater Palm Springs CHILL Giveaway #6 (June 25-26)entrant’s name, address, e-mail address, etc., will be used by Sponsor and the
Greater Palm Springs CHILL Giveaway #6 (June 25-26)
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
entrant’s name, address, e-mail address, etc., will be used by Sponsor and the Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau for marketing and promotional purposes. Sponsor reserves the right not to display code words onscreen due to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Effects of 'Brexit' on our tourism? Experts say it's too early to tellfrom the previous year, Visit Florida records show. Stacy Ritter, president of
Effects of 'Brexit' on our tourism? Experts say it's too early to tell
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
from the previous year, Visit Florida records show. Stacy Ritter, president of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, said initial reaction regarding outbound travel from the United Kingdom was "reasonably positive," based on... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Site of MLK’s last speech could become national monumentin Washington declined comment on Friday. Taylor, a special assistant to the p
Site of MLK’s last speech could become national monument
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
in Washington declined comment on Friday. Taylor, a special assistant to the president of the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau, said getting the temple declared a national monument would be a good way to help preserve the facility and... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Hotel concerns prompt SkillsUSA to relocate conferencenever see you again,'" Nicole Edlauer, a student from California, said. Skills
Hotel concerns prompt SkillsUSA to relocate conference
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
never see you again,'" Nicole Edlauer, a student from California, said. SkillsUSA said the Greater Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau has been great to work with and understands the organization's concerns. SkillsUSA will remain in Louisville... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
National monument status sought for Mason Templein Washington declined to comment on Friday. Taylor, a special assistant to th
National monument status sought for Mason Temple
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
in Washington declined to comment on Friday. Taylor, a special assistant to the president of the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau, said declaring the temple a national monument would help preserve the facility and provide national... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefitsRafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services directo
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefits
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Rafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services director and film liaison at the Marin Convention & Visitors Bureau. "Netflix got a special rate of $140 a night. Because they had so many people, they negotiated the price... Read more
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The Mercury News
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefitsRafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services directo
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefits
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
Rafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services director and film liaison at the Marin Convention & Visitors Bureau. "Netflix got a special rate of $140 a night. Because they had so many people, they negotiated the price... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefitsRafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services directo
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefits
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Rafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services director and film liaison at the Marin Convention & Visitors Bureau. "Netflix got a special rate of $140 a night. Because they had so many people, they negotiated the price... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefitsRafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services directo
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefits
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Rafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services director and film liaison at the Marin Convention & Visitors Bureau. "Netflix got a special rate of $140 a night. Because they had so many people, they negotiated the price... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefitsRafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services directo
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefits
Lowell Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Rafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services director and film liaison at the Marin Convention & Visitors Bureau. "Netflix got a special rate of $140 a night. Because they had so many people, they negotiated the price... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefitsRafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services directo
Selena Gomez-produced Netflix series shooting in Marin brings economic benefits
Silicon Valley / Posted 4 days ago
Rafael between now and November," said Deborah Albre, creative services director and film liaison at the Marin Convention & Visitors Bureau. "Netflix got a special rate of $140 a night. Because they had so many people, they negotiated the price... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Warren County tourism generates $1.1 billion11.8 million visitors in 2015, another record high for Warren County tourism, a
Warren County tourism generates $1.1 billion
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
11.8 million visitors in 2015, another record high for Warren County tourism, according to the Warren County Convention & Visitors Bureau. The study also showed tourism supports 12,244 jobs in Warren County, or one in every nine jobs in the... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Houston Newsmakers June 26: Unrest on campaign trail, House of RepresentativesDirector of the Galveston Park Board and Leah Cast is the Public Relations Mana
Houston Newsmakers June 26: Unrest on campaign trail, House of Representatives
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 4 days ago
Director of the Galveston Park Board and Leah Cast is the Public Relations Manager for the Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau. They talk about the work going on behind the numbers and the continued work to keep those numbers growing in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Showdown on the Sabine - Orange, TXThe Orange Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting the 9th annual ³Showdown o
Showdown on the Sabine - Orange, TX
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
The Orange Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting the 9th annual ³Showdown on the Sabine² SPORT Tunnel Boat Races. This event will be held September 16 ­ 18 at the City of Orange Boat Ramp from 3 P.M. ­ 6 P.M. on September 16 and 9 A.M. ­ 5 P.M.... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
3,000 leaders to kick off Points of Light Conference on Monday in Detroitto spend $1.44 million in the city, said Deanna Majchrzak, manager, media relat
3,000 leaders to kick off Points of Light Conference on Monday in Detroit
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 days ago
to spend $1.44 million in the city, said Deanna Majchrzak, manager, media relations for the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau. The Atlanta-based Points of Light Foundation was founded by President George H.W. Bush in 1990 to connect... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Newton CVB celebrates 20 yearsMayor Mike Hansen said. “Twenty years is a good time to celebrate and hopefully
Newton CVB celebrates 20 years
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Mayor Mike Hansen said. “Twenty years is a good time to celebrate and hopefully we’ll have many more year of involvement with the Convention and Visitors Bureau.” Contact Jamee A. Pierson at 641-792-3121 ext. 6534 or jpierson@newtondaily... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Is Orlando still a safe place to visit?the city is working on ways to put tourists’ minds at ease. In reaction to the
Is Orlando still a safe place to visit?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
the city is working on ways to put tourists’ minds at ease. In reaction to the crisis, the Orlando Convention & Visitors Bureau updated and expanded the safety information on Visit Orlando’s consumer website, Visitorlando.com. Tourism... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Is Orlando still a safe place to visit?the city is working on ways to put tourists’ minds at ease. In reaction to the
Is Orlando still a safe place to visit?
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
the city is working on ways to put tourists’ minds at ease. In reaction to the crisis, the Orlando Convention & Visitors Bureau updated and expanded the safety information on Visit Orlando’s consumer website, Visitorlando.com. Tourism... Read more
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