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ABC 6 Providence
Council commits funding for Newport's Gateway CenterNEWPORT, R.I. (AP) - Newport's Gateway Center is getting a makeover. The Newpo
Council commits funding for Newport's Gateway Center
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 days ago
NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) - Newport's Gateway Center is getting a makeover. The Newport Daily News (http://bit.ly/IX5CGL ) reports that the City Council voted to commit money to expand the center, currently occupied by the region's visitors and convention... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Ponte Vedra Beach Chamber Visitor Center opensThe Ponte Vedra Beach Division of the St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce held
Ponte Vedra Beach Chamber Visitor Center opens
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 3 days ago
The Ponte Vedra Beach Division of the St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce held a grand opening ceremony Wednesday at the new location at 200 Solano Road in Ponte Vedra Beach. Helping with the ribbon cutting were Richard Goldman, president and chief... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Weather Channel to showcase St. Augustine as 450th celebration beginsSt. Augustine’s history, attractions and tastes will get national exposure from
Weather Channel to showcase St. Augustine as 450th celebration begins
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 3 days ago
St. Augustine’s history, attractions and tastes will get national exposure from the Weather Channel just before the city’s 450th celebration gets underway. Unless there’s something more pressing — like Tropical Storm Erika. The cable network is... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Music Lovers, Artists Take to Modesto for 16th Annual X FestivalMODESTO — Hundreds of music lovers took to the streets of downtown Modesto Sat
Music Lovers, Artists Take to Modesto for 16th Annual X Festival
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 7 days ago
MODESTO — Hundreds of music lovers took to the streets of downtown Modesto Saturday night for the 16th Annual X Festival, a concert which features more than 100 bands and artists on 12 stages. “Every year I try to come to it. It’s just absolutely... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
Two Cruise ships visit America's HometownHANNIBAL, MO -- Not one but two riverboat cruises visited America's Hometown a
Two Cruise ships visit America's Hometown
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 7 days ago
HANNIBAL, MO -- Not one but two riverboat cruises visited America's Hometown at the same time on Saturday. Both the "American Eagle" and the "American Queen" made an arrival early Saturday morning with a slew of eager passengers ready to see what... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
Mr. Clemen's Law Office Getting Full RestorationHANNIBAL, MO. -- From stools and chairs, furniture, books and tools and even ol
Mr. Clemen's Law Office Getting Full Restoration
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 13 days ago
HANNIBAL, MO. -- From stools and chairs, furniture, books and tools and even old time board games. Everything inside Mr. Clemen's Justice of the Law office is being relocated for a complete restoration process to begin. It's a place like this, that... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Old City plans to celebrate 450th anniversary with free 5-day festivalIn early September, St. Augustine will celebrate its 450th anniversary in a big
Old City plans to celebrate 450th anniversary with free 5-day festival
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
In early September, St. Augustine will celebrate its 450th anniversary in a big way with a free five-day festival that features national recording artists, historic re-enactments, visits by Catholic archbishops from the U.S. and Cuba, fireworks and... Read more
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The Maui News
MVB focusing on travelers who have never been to islesMaui County saw 1,296,351 visitors in the first six months of the year. Of thos
MVB focusing on travelers who have never been to isles
The Maui News / Posted 19 days ago
Maui County saw 1,296,351 visitors in the first six months of the year. Of those, nearly half - 614,871 people - came from the U.S. West, or the 11 Pacific states west of the Rocky Mountains. In contrast, only 360,923 visitors arrived from the rest... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
The 'Eagles' come to town ThursdayThe Eagles have sold tens of millions of albums since their debut in 1971 and t
The 'Eagles' come to town Thursday
Statesboro Herald / Posted 20 days ago
The Eagles have sold tens of millions of albums since their debut in 1971 and they still draw huge crowds to concerts every year. 7 Bridges Band is the best-known Eagles tribute band and they will bring "the ultimate Eagles experience" concert to the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Plenty of hotel rooms available for the 450th St. Augustine celebrationIt's an event that is expected to draw thousands to the nation's oldest city: T
Plenty of hotel rooms available for the 450th St. Augustine celebration
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 22 days ago
It's an event that is expected to draw thousands to the nation's oldest city: The 450th anniversary celebration in St Augustine is less than a month away but, there are more hotel rooms available than were expected. Many hotels in the area still... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Hotel booking numbers slim for Celebrate 450!With the kickoff of St. Augustine’s 450th anniversary celebration only 30 days
Hotel booking numbers slim for Celebrate 450!
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 22 days ago
With the kickoff of St. Augustine’s 450th anniversary celebration only 30 days away, demand and bookings for hotel rooms in the city over that weekend have been slow, according to Richard Goldman, CEO and president of the St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Bookings flaccid for St. Augustine's big 450th celebrationHeads-in-beds numbers aren’t looking good with St. Augustine’s 450th anniversar
Bookings flaccid for St. Augustine's big 450th celebration
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 24 days ago
Heads-in-beds numbers aren’t looking good with St. Augustine’s 450th anniversary celebration only 30 days away. St. Augustine has been recognized for a number of accolades in a number of publications including FamilyFun Magazine, National Geographic... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Training camp off to energetic start for PanthersIt was no problem for the Panthers' new $100 million man, who had plenty of jui
Training camp off to energetic start for Panthers
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
It was no problem for the Panthers' new $100 million man, who had plenty of juice in his right arm from the get-go Friday during the opening night of training camp at Wofford that included a pre-workout party in the Gibbs Stadium concourse. The... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Leaders hope to draw 2016 RNC attendees to Medina County — The Medina County GazetteBusinesses and government leaders are hoping to showcase Medina County for the
Leaders hope to draw 2016 RNC attendees to Medina County — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted a month ago
Businesses and government leaders are hoping to showcase Medina County for the flood of visitors expected next year during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. More than 16,000 hotel rooms are expected to be needed to host attendees,... Read more

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