Author Archives: Winston M. Bennett

History buffs attend the first Texas Toy Soldier Show in three years

On Saturday morning, the normally airy downtown ballroom of the Menger Hotel was decked out in miniature battlefields. On one side, an old American militia fired at Native American warriors in a clearing in the woods. On the other, patrol boats surveyed a stretch of sea off the Vietnamese coast as helicopters fired rockets overhead. The Texas Toy Soldier Show ...

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Asia-Pacific hotel sector expected to improve as tourists return, CBRE says

The Asia-Pacific hotel market remained stable in the second half of 2021, with average occupancy rates ending the year at around 50% due to lower Covid-19 infection rates, a sustained domestic travel demand and the launch of travel bubbles in some markets. or special arrangements, such as Singapore’s Vaccinated Traffic Lanes (VTL), says CBRE’s Asia Pacific Hotel Outlook: Trends to ...

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Scottish holidaymakers told to avoid using hotel safes when traveling this summer

After a two-year delay, the Scots are finally having a vacation as they put plans in place to take off this summer. But revelers were urgently warned against placing valuables in places known to thieves. Leaving valuables like cash and jewelry in your room is risky, but there are also dangers in carrying everything around. This can leave tourists confused ...

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What’s new on Netflix, Stan, BINGE, Amazon Prime, Disney+ and Apple TV+

All streaming on Netflix, Stan, BENEFIT, Amazon Prime VideoDisney+, AppleTV+ and Paramount+ Worth Your Time May 23-29. NETFLIX Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 S2 (23rd) The second season of the divisive animated series would actually be a big name for Elon Musk and Grimes’ third child. “Come here, SAC_2045, it’s bath time!” » Fans of Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 ...

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COD Lawyer Accuses Promises Made-Promises Broken of Breaking Laws

A College of the Desert attorney accuses a group of local activists of violating California’s political reform law by sending out flyers and promoting social media ads criticizing board trustees and raising protests. questions about how the college spends the bond money, without disclosing who funds the direct mail and announcements. The attorney will make a presentation on the matter ...

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Modern Meat signs one-year supply deal with national casual dining conglomerate

VANCOUVER, BC – Modern Plant Based Foods Inc., (ESC: MEAT) (“Modern Plant Based Foods”) or (the “Company”), award-winning plant-based food company is pleased to announce that Modern Meat (a plant-based meat alternative brand offering a variety of healthy, chef-inspired vegan products), has entered into a renewable supply agreement to 1 year with Northland Properties, an asset management company owning multiple ...

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US to allow 35,000 additional guest workers as summer approaches

The seal of the US Department of Homeland Security is seen after a press conference near the international bridge between Mexico and the United States, as US authorities accelerate the removal of migrants at the border with Mexico, in Del Rio, Texas, United States, September 19, 2021. REUTERS/Marco Bello Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, May ...

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Jordan Mailata sends good luck video to masked finalists

Masked Singer Season 7 contestant Jordana Mailata, who appeared as Thingamabob, sends her best wishes to finalists Firefly, Ringmaster, and Prince. Jordan Mailata, who appeared as Thingamabob in The Masked Singer season 7, sent his best wishes to finalists Firefly, Ringmaster, and Prince ahead of the finale. The Philadelphia Eagles player won the hearts of panelists and fans alike with ...

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Aimbridge Hospitality appoints Mark Tamis as President, Global Operations

“Adding a seasoned leader with the breadth and depth of experience that Mark brings to the team is an opportunity to continue to elevate our operational excellence,” said Michael J. Deitemeyer, Chairman and CEO of Aimbridge. “As Aimbridge continues to evolve, Mark’s expertise and leadership will enable our global operations team to better define industry best practices, partner with brands, ...

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Azure Rich Group announces new resort project at Jomtien Beach in partnership with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts

Azure Rich Group announces new resort project at Jomtien Beach in partnership with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Overview of the new resort project in Jomtien Beach, Thailand On May 9, 2022, Azure Rich Group announced the development of its $130 million complex in Jomtien, Thailand. The project, one of the largest on the east coast of Thailand, includes the Ramada® ...

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hotel project with bike amenities set up for downtown Bentonville | Arkansas Business News

We were unable to send the item. A 116,000 square foot hotel and event center is planned for downtown Bentonville. Blue Crane will develop the property while Ropeswing Hospitality will manage restaurant operations. Both entities are subsidiaries of the Runway Group of Bentonville, led by Tom and Steuart Walton, grandsons of Walmart Inc. founder Sam Walton. Runway acquired the property, ...

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California worshipers arrest suspected shooter in deadly attack

A man opened fire at a church in Southern California on Sunday, killing one person and injuring several others before being arrested and tied up by parishioners in what an official called an act of “heroism and exceptional bravery”. Four people were seriously injured by gunfire at the Geneva Presbyterian Church in the town of Laguna Woods, 80 miles southeast ...

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Dawn Marie Ramos-Johnson

Dawn Marie Ramos-Johnson, 46, of Hays, Kansas, died Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Hays Medical Center. She was born on May 24, 1975 in Hays to Judy Louise Keller and Tereso Ramos. On April 9, 2017, she married Carlos Johnson in Hays. Dawn had worked in hotel management. She loved to cook, read, travel and do diamond art. She was ...

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Luxury Hotel Market Analysis by Size, Share, Growth, Application, Segmentation and Forecast to 2029 – SMU Daily Mustang

New Jersey, United States – the Luxury hotel market The report includes the upcoming challenges and opportunities in the market. It ensures a strengthened market position and a growing product portfolio by providing all the important details related to the market growth. It reveals some of the key insights and focuses on the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on different ...

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Inflation threatens summer vacation plans for millions of Americans

Soaring inflation threatens the travel plans of millions of Americans as growing demand for travel and vacations drives up prices. Gasoline hit a new high of $4.45 on Saturday, and the start of the peak summer travel season is still weeks away. Earlier this week, federal inflation data showed airfares were up 33% from a year ago, jumping 18.6% from ...

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California governor: $98 billion surplus supports a true pro-life state

FILE – California Governor Gavin Newsom unveils his draft 2022-2023 state budget during a press conference in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Jan. 10, 2022. Newsom will unveil his draft revised spending plan for 2022-2023 on Friday May 13. 2022. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File) Rich Pedroncelli PA SACRAMENTO, Calif. California Governor Gavin Newsom pledged on Friday to use the state’s record $300 ...

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US companies take liberties with new post-pandemic fees

At the top of the menu of a restaurant in a bustling Washington neighborhood, a message has been written for diners. In addition to the usual fees, taxes and tips, an additional 5% would be added to the bill. The additional fee was a Covid-19 surcharge or “recovery fee” to help owners overcome losses incurred during the pandemic. Representative groups ...

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Dr. Cornelius Baur appointed new Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CTS EVENTIM AG & Co. KGaA

DGAP-News: CTS Eventim AG & Co. KGaA / Keyword(s): StaffDr. Cornelius Baur appointed new Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CTS EVENTIM AG & Co. KGaA 13.05.2022 / 14:15 The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Press release Dr. Cornelius Baur appointed new Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CTS EVENTIM AG & Co. KGaA Munich, ...

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Senator Bernie Sanders joins Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey to campaign for Summer Lee

A rally was held in Pittsburgh Thursday in support of Summer Lee, Democratic candidate for the 12th congressional district. One of his supporters, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, joined Lee for the rally. Sanders announced last week that he was supporting Lee. “We have a working class, a middle class, in this country that is struggling and it is absolutely imperative ...

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In Barcelona, ​​a new hotel and hub for creative types

Welcome to the T List, a newsletter from the editors of T Magazine. Each week, we share things we eat, wear, listen to, or covet now. register here to find us in your mailbox every Wednesday. And you can always reach us at [email protected] visit this A hotel in the creative district of Barcelona Barcelona’s bohemian side can be found ...

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Deadlock Rib Mountain suspect sentenced on multiple counts

By Shereen Siewert A 36-year-old former Marathon County woman who held off officers for hours during a standoff at a Rib Mountain hotel before firing her gun at police was sentenced this week on multiple charges of crime, according to court records. Katina Mulroy, who now lists an address in Milwaukee, was found guilty on Tuesday of three counts of ...

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Hang Eleven Properties and Life House Partner to Build New Hotel in Squamish, BC | Your money

SQUAMISH, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 11, 2022– Local entrepreneur and developer Rodney Wilson will soon open Beldi, a 48-key boutique hotel in Squamish, BC. Independent hotel management company Life House will oversee operations. The concept and design of the hotel will be a collaboration between HunterOffice, a Squamish-based architectural firm and urban infill specialist, and Ste. Marie Studio, a Vancouver-based commercial ...

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Hotel Reviews: The Arrow Private Hotel, Arrowtown

Travel May 11, 2022 00:003 minute read The Arrow Private Hotel, Arrowtown. Photo / Provided Arrow Hotel, ArrowtownPrivate boutique cubes in a quiet corner of Queenstown’s most endearing gold rush town Location: Away from the crowds and cobblestones of the gentrified border town, close enough to shops and cafes. Style: Private hotel. Wide open, with views from the tub to ...

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IKGPTU signs two MoUs with institutes in USA and Canada : The Tribune India

Tribune press service Kapurthala, May 9 In order to provide better overseas education opportunities for Indian students, IK Gujral Punjab Technical University (IKGPTU) has signed two separate MoUs with prestigious educational institutes from USA and Canada . It is the premier Canadian College of Arts and Sciences, Business and Management, and Hospitality Management in Vancouver and the International ...

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Afraid or tired of Chicago’s crime problems? Head South, I Say, to Indianapolis for Hoosier Hospitality – Chicago Tribune

When the woman behind the counter at Panera Bread in downtown Indianapolis heard the phone number for my rewards club, she asked me if I was from northwest Indiana. “I know that 219 prefix,” she said. “I’m from Gary.” “Not at all!” I answered. “So I am.” It was a classic “small world” moment. Roosevelt High School graduate Kim Ryan ...

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This summer, The Grove luxury hotel in Hertfordshire will host a pop-up cinema in a secret garden

A luxury hotel in Hertfordshire has announced that it will host a pop-up outdoor cinema in a secret garden this summer. The Grove, which is set in 300 acres of stunning countryside near Chandler’s Cross, will once again host Everyman’s drive-in cinema. Between July 15 and September 4, diners or hotel guests can enjoy a luxury cinematic experience from the ...

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Dangerous winds and wildfires return to New Mexico

LAS VEGAS, NM — After a few days of calm that allowed some families who had fled raging wildfires in northeastern New Mexico to return home, dangerous winds picked up again on Sunday, threatening to spread spot fires and complicate the work of firefighters. More than 1,500 firefighters were on the fire lines during the largest blaze east and northeast ...

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As summer travel season approaches, new deals on in-state adventures for Alaskans appear

Chena Hot Springs Resort owner Bernie Karl shows off some of the produce from his greenhouse. The entire complex, including the greenhouse, is heated by thermal energy generated by natural hot springs. (Photo by Scott McMurren) After posting a list of summer travel deals in the state last week, another round of deals have emerged. Prices are rising in many ...

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Hilton expands its California portfolio with the first Signia by Hilton hotel in the Golden State

Today, Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announces the opening and conversion of Silicon Valley’s largest hotel with the launch of Signia by Hilton San Jose, representing the first Signia by Hilton hotel in California. The hotel is the second in the brand portfolio following the debut of Signia by Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek in 2021. Owned by Eagle Canyon Capital, the stylish ...

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Arbor Lodging Partners acquires the Hilton Garden Inn Boston-Burlington in Massachusetts, adding to its already impressive portfolio of hotels across the United States

CHICAGO (PRWEB) May 06, 2022 Chicago-based hotel management and investment firm Arbor Lodging Partners is proud to announce its latest acquisition and second hotel in Metro Boston, the Hilton Garden Inn Boston-Burlington. The hotel is the 8th Hilton Garden Inn in the Arbor Lodging portfolio and was acquired through a joint venture with Argosy Real Estate Partners. Located in ...

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FTSE 100 drops as recession fears hit markets

ggood morning. There are warning signs that the UK property boom may finally be coming to an end. The average house price rose 1.1% in April to £286,079, according to Halifax. This is a new record and the 10th consecutive month of growth. However, growth slipped to 10.8% on an annual basis, from 11.1% the previous month. Halifax warned that ...

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How REO Speedwagon Wrote ‘Ridin’ the Storm Out’

Few bands can claim to have written a song that made fans throw their stash out the car window. As REO Speedwagon keyboardist Neal Doughty tells UCR, “Ridin’ the Storm Out” had that effect. Singer Kevin Cronin told UCR last year that the song came from an experience hiking in the Rocky Mountains where the weather unexpectedly deteriorated. But it’s ...

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Crystalbrook Kingsley, Sweden Receives Prestigious Paul Davis Award for Interior Design

The hospitality industry’s leading creative minds were celebrated on Tuesday night at the Australasia-Pacific Hotel Design Awards 2022 at SkyCity Adelaide. The awards recognize outstanding hotel interior design projects located in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific (including Hawaii) that demonstrate design innovation, a commitment to sustainable design practices and deliver an exceptional customer experience. Suede Interior Design received ...

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Diaz-Canel attends the presentation of Cuba as a cultural destination – Escambray

Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel attended on Wednesday the presentation of Cuba as a cultural destination, as part of the 40th International Tourism Fair, FITCuba 2022. Related Articles The Ministry of Culture’s events director, Lis Cuesta, and TV presenter Edith Massola shared with the public the options that Cuba offers in this area, with nearly 2,000 ...

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The new Riva Marina hotel opens in June!

May 4, 2022 – The new and improved Riva Marina Hotel by Suncani Hvar opens its doors in Hvar town just in time for summer! The start of summer is well and truly upon us, although we already feel a bit like it was with a tourism boom since the Easter holiday long weekend. With the lifting of Covid measures ...

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Meadowood Napa Valley Receives Forbes Five-Star Awards for Hotel and Spa

ST. HELENA, Calif., May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Meadowood Napa Valley is pleased to announce that the property has received the Five Star Hotel and Spa Award from Forbes Travel Guide (“FTG”), the only independent global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas. This news comes at a momentous time for Meadowood, which closed for several months following the ...

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Multibagger Rakesh Jhunjhunwala Stock at Lifetime High. Buy, sell or keep?

Portfolio of Rakesh Jhunjhunwala: Indian Hotel shares are among hotel stocks that have given exceptional returns to its shareholders despite the shock to the global economy in the heat of Covid-19. In fact, over the past year, IHCL stock has given a multibagger return to its shareholders after surging around ₹110 to ₹160 levels each, registering an increase of almost ...

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SPS Member Profile: Andrew W. Gurman, MD

May 2022 Member Spotlight May 2022 Member Spotlight Past President, American Medical Association 2016-2017 Pennsylvania Medical Association (WADA Delegate Member 1996-2007) Lecturer, Pennsylvania Medical Society 2002-2007 Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania Specialty: Hand surgery (orthopedic surgery) Q: How has the infectious disease outbreak affected you, both physically and emotionally, and what would you suggest to help other senior physicians cope? A: I ...

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Life in the relaxing lane of Bodelwyddan Castle

The Alter Eagles tribute band were the headliner on Saturday night and although they were the heralded highlight of the break, in my opinion they shared the limelight with many other facets of this enchanting venue of the North Wales coast. For me, the staff has been the real revelation, and you can see that it’s not just a job ...

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Nikko Amata City Chonburi hotel to open in Thailand on June 1

Okura Nikko Hotel Management Co Ltd, a subsidiary of Hotel Okura Co Ltd, will open Nikko Amata City Chonburi Hotel on June 1 in Amata City, Thailand. The hotel now accepts advance reservations for accommodation. The new hotel is located in the industrial area of ​​Amata City Chonburi, the largest industrial area in Thailand. Covering an area of ​​around 4,000 ...

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The new Crowne Plaza Budapest has launched a series of conferences on work-life balance – PHOTOS

Crown Plaza Budapest, a recently opened hotel in the heart of Budapest’s business district has launched a series of events focusing on the story of how work-life balance has evolved in our time. Crowne Plaza, which welcomes modern business travelers to more than 400 locations around the world, has valuable insight into the changing lifestyles of its customers. What was ...

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Palm Springs-area golf courses may not see green fees drop as much this summer

For many desert golfers, summer is the time to play their favorite recreational game. Not only have snowbirds and tourists left the wilderness, opening up more tee times, but declining golfer numbers mean courses are slashing their green fees to entice players out in the heat. Well, that’s how it usually works. But for summer 2022, May Day doesn’t necessarily ...

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How These Northern California Beekeepers Keep Their Hives Working During Drought

North Bay resorts will be abuzz with more than summer revelers over the next few months, with some hotels creating an oasis of habitats for bees trying to survive another year of drought. For decades, this has been difficult for super pollinators who have endured pests, pesticides, extreme weather and urbanization. But with the help of wine country’s best digs ...

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Zeal submits the planning of a sustainable hotel

Zeal Hotels has submitted plans to East Devon District Council to develop a sustainable hotel at Exeter Science Park under its own brand. The 142-room hotel will be the first of a number of sustainable hotels Zeal Hotels plans to open across the UK. The development, backed by a private investor, will be operated by a third-party management company. Confirmation ...

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Groups move to Isko | Philippine News Agency

(File photo courtesy of Isko Moreno Media Office) MANILA –Aksyon Demokratiko standard-bearer Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso received a big boost on Thursday as large groups of supporters, including from the camp of presidential aspirant Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr., shifted their support to the outgoing mayor of Manila. The event dubbed “The Biggest Switch” took place at the Great Eastern Hotel, ...

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7 things to know about Austin’s cuisine: Spot Buzzy launches sweet summer menu

Editor’s note: We understood. It can be hard to keep up with the fast pace of Austin’s restaurant and bar scene. We’ve got you covered with our regular roundup of essential food news. Openings, new offers and celebrity visits Meridian 98, the restaurant and bar on the roof of the Sonesta Bee Cave Hotel Austin, presents an all-new menu meant ...

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Hong Kong actor Kenneth Tsang dies at 87 in quarantine hotel

Hong Kong media reports that veteran actor Kenneth Tsang has died aged 86 while in a COVID-19 quarantine hotel in the southern Chinese city. ByThe Associated Press April 28, 2022, 08:46 • 2 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article BEIJING — Hong Kong veteran actor Kenneth Tsang has died aged 86 while in a COVID-19 quarantine hotel ...

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Consulting jobs up to 28% of the Berkeley Haas MBA Class of 2022

Photo by Noé Berger More UC-Berkeley Haas School of Business students in the Class of 2022 have taken jobs at top consulting firms this year, a trend fueled by a need for more help, according to a new school report companies for everything from staffing challenges to brand positioning. . About 28% of full-time MBA graduating students in the Class ...

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Service robot firm Xianglu Technology pockets several hundred million yuan in pre-A Round funding

Your browser does not support HTML5 audio Service robot developer Xianglu Technology announced on Monday that it had received several hundred million yuan in a pre-A financing round run by Tencent and IDG Capital, followed by existing shareholder Source Code Capital. In November last year, Xianglu Technology announced that he had secured 100 million yuan ($15.3 million) in an angel ...

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Nantucket Author Nancy Thayer Publishes ‘Summer Love’ Beach Book

Nantucket Author Nancy ThayerThe latest – and 35th – novel from arrives May 3, but it’s already beach season in the pages of “Summer Love.” The chapters of his new book alternate between two different summers: 1995, when four 22-year-olds find themselves as roommates in a dilapidated old hotel being renovated; and (a non-pandemic) 2020 when The Sand Palace Four ...

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Hilton leans into iconic luxury

For more than a century, Hilton has been a safe and stable home for more than 3 billion guests worldwide. And despite the challenges of the pandemic, Hilton’s growth momentum has not faltered, remaining the fastest growing hospitality company in Asia Pacific. Locally, this is evident in Hilton’s recent and capital signing of Waldorf Astoria Sydney – the first Waldorf ...

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Collins College ranks in top 10 global hospitality programs

By Yetnaleci Maya, April 24, 2022 Cal Poly Pomona’s Collins College of Hospitality Management was named one of the top 10 hospitality and hospitality management schools in the world for 2022 by CEOWORLD magazine, in its rankings released last month. Despite the blow the hospitality and hotel management industry has taken during the pandemic, Collins College has been able to ...

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Where Can I Get the Best Emergency Loans?

If the uncertainty of the economy caused by the COVID-19 crisis has you concerned about financial difficulties that could be a possibility There are many alternatives that could help. Learn more about options to meet the financial demands of your family when the budget is tight or could become. From creditor and government relief assistance to savings and an emergency loan. ...

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Live Updates: Bank of Canada to consider another half-point rate hike, Macklem says

Canada’s central bank should consider tackling soaring inflation with another half-point hike in interest rates, its governor told a parliamentary committee on Monday. Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem said policymakers would consider such a move again, having already raised the main interest rate by half a percentage point to 1% earlier this month. , the largest increase since May ...

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Lionel Messi set to stay at PSG but Mauricio Pochettino’s future uncertain | Soccer News

Lionel Messi will stay at Paris Saint-Germain for at least one more season as the club prepares to build the squad around the Argentine, most likely under a new manager. Despite being crowned Ligue 1 champions on Saturday with four games to go, PSG are considering the future of head coach Mauricio Pochettino and sporting director Leonardo, Sky Sports News ...

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Marymount University in California struggles to close

April 24, 2022Updated: April 24, 2022 5:21 p.m. RANCHO PALOS VERDES, Calif. (AP) — California’s Marymount University, a half-century-old private Catholic institution, will close its doors this summer, its board of trustees announced. The liberal arts school on the Palos Verdes peninsula south of Los Angeles has struggled in recent years due to declining enrollment, rising costs and the coronavirus ...

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Japanese startup Wayfarer snatches $1 million to become ‘AWS for hotels’

Japanese hotel proptech startup Wayfarer has raised $1 million for its mission to become the “Amazon Web Services for Hotels”. Persistence Capital led the round, with participation from Arculli & Associates, Jyuban and angel investors, bringing Wayfarer’s total funding to $2.1 million. Founded in 2019, Wayfarer was created to modernize hotel management in Japan. When the pandemic hit, the company ...

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England’s most lavish hotels for all your “Bridgerton” fantasies

The second season of “Bridgerton” gave us all the candy-colored costumes, feathers, jewels and Regency-era romance that lifted the first season to the top of the streaming platform in late December 2020. And it also made us yearn for a holiday in England – one where we can stay in hotels as lavish and beautiful as the places featured in ...

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Hotel Rangá Luxury Resort offers a free trip to Iceland to a photographer capturing the midnight sun

The midnight sun at Hotel Rangá, a luxury resort in southern Iceland Luxury Hotel Rangá in South Iceland is giving a photographer the gig of a lifetime: Capture photos and videos of the midnight sun. HELLA, ICELAND, April 23, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Are you someone who never says no to a new adventure? Are you a budding photographer? This dream ...

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Why a 150-year-old law limits a hotel’s liability – NBC Bay Area

A Los Angeles man had a dispute over about $7,000 with a hotel in San Francisco, and it turns out it was done by 150-year-old state law. Bob Sabouni and his friends chose the Marriott Marquis in San Francisco for a baseball weekend. When they arrived, their room was not ready. So they gave their bags to a hunter and ...

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Cybersecurity startup HacWare to expand with $2.3 million capital raise

Send the latest business news from your company to Ben Swanger at [email protected] For the Dallas-based cybersecurity startup, HacWare’s revenue has increased its revenue by 10 times its annual revenue norm in 2020, fueled by increased demand for protection against phishing and ransomware. Now, it’s raised $2.3 million in seed funding to continue scaling. Following the new funding round, led ...

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Europe’s largest Pullman hotel opens on Paris’ Left Bank after four years of top-to-bottom renovation and revitalization

Pullman Hotels & Resorts is delighted to present the new style of Pullman Paris Montparnasse, an avant-garde 115-meter skyscraper designed by Pierre Dufau in 1972 and a monument of modern architecture in the heart of Paris. The flagship establishment is located within a new complex and is part of a larger project that will revitalize the Gare Montparnasse (which welcomes ...

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The summer of competition kicks off with the US Open in Vegas

History links TEMPE – Sun Devil Wrestling will be represented by seven student-athletes at the US Open Championships April 27-May 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Cohlton Schultz (Greco 130kg), Richard Figueroa (57 kg) and Cael Valencia (79 kg) will wrestle under the Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club, while ASU will officially oversee Lou Fincher (65kg), Ricky Roberto ...

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Laguna Beach voters could decide whether to raise salaries for hotel workers and the fate of hotel projects

Pacific Edge Hotel is located at 647 S. Coast Hwy. Photo by Daniel Langhorne Two other ballot initiatives have collected enough valid signatures from Laguna Beach voters to qualify for the ballot, the Orange County Registrar of Voters said Wednesday. The first would set a minimum wage of $18 an hour for hospitality workers and would see that wage increase ...

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SalesBoost and GF Hotels & Resorts Forge Partnership to Offer Career Advancement Program

PLANO, TX and PHILADELPHIA CREAM, April 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — SalesBoost, the leading on-demand skills-based learning and coaching platform, and GF Hotels & Resorts, a leading hotel ownership and management company with more than 140 hotels and resorts high-end and mid-range in the United States in its portfolio, have entered into an agreement a strategic partnership to provide GF team ...

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Resources needed to match volunteer efforts for Ukrainian refugees in County Wexford

For many who arrive in Ireland, they are the first friendly faces they see, the first people to take them under their collective wing and provide that céad míle fáilte for which we are so renowned. These volunteer groups and their members, numbering in the hundreds, have worked long days and nights, weekends, to ensure that Ukrainian refugees arriving in ...

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‘Sattvik’ stamp gains momentum – Times of India

In December, IRCTC’s Shri Ramayana Yatra, a train that follows the Ramayana circuit, became the country’s first certified “vegetarian-sattvik” train. This is not just a simple attestation: on each trip, the railway staff uses an application to audit the pantry and the cars after each stop. Next on the agenda are sattvik hotel rooms in shrines like Katra, Ayodhya and ...

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Travel and hospitality sector shows signs of strong recovery after being hit by Covid-19 – The New Indian Express

Express press service After struggling for more than two years due to covid-19-induced restrictions, the travel and hospitality industry is showing signs of strong revival. According to data released by travel service providers, there has been a surge in flight and hotel bookings in recent weeks, with the peak summer holiday season heading towards pre -covid. “In the majority of ...

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Best LEED-certified hotels for eco-friendly travel

Let’s face it, hospitality isn’t exactly the most eco-friendly industry. Colossal properties and wasteful resorts tend to have quite a heavy environmental footprint. But an easy way to plan a greener getaway is to start with your hotel reservation. The hosting industry has seen a deluge of eco-friendly seals of approval and certification programs. However, when it comes to green ...

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If SoHo Karen had been black, she would have been dead or in jail

All of you, the hypocrisy and racism in the criminal justice system is astounding. I go around the world on the fact that Miya Ponsetto (known as SoHo Karen) pleaded guilty to a hate crime and all she has to do is behave well for the next two years to avoid jail time. Now, the family, we know very well ...

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Hello Kitty room with traditional teahouse design opens in Kyoto hotel, costs S$200/night for 4 people

Kyoto hotel chain launches Hello Kitty-themed room designed as a traditional tea room Hello Kitty fans now have something new to look forward to once Japan reopens to tourists. Kyoto hotel chain Resi Stay has just launched rooms inspired by our favorite anime feline – Hello Kitty. It’s also not just any typical Hello Kitty accommodation. In a nod to ...

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The Henlopen Hotel in Rehoboth was the place to be and be seen

Nearly 60 years after working at the Henlopen Hotel in Rehoboth Beach, former hunter John Witmer said the hotel is like one big family. Similar to what it is today at Funland, he said. Addressing a packed house on April 8 at the Rehoboth Beach Museum, Witmer presented his visual program, “The Henlopen Hotel: A Special Time, A Special Place.” ...

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‘Burnt and tired’: Nurses at major California hospitals brace for strike | Feeding with milk

FFive thousand nurses at Stanford and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital in Stanford, Calif., are preparing to strike demanding wage increases, mental health and wellness support, better health benefits health care and a focus on hiring and retaining nurses. The union has set a strike date for April 25. Stanford University’s Stanford Hospital in California has been consistently ranked among the ...

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Stayntouch Partners with Main Street Hospitality and Deploys Intuitive Cloud PMS at Seven Properties in New England

BETHESDA, MD. – Stayntouch, a global leader in cloud-based hotel property management systems (PMS) and guest-centric technology, today announced a partnership with Main Street Hospitality, a boutique hotel management group based in the Massachusetts, providing its flagship mobile PMS at seven New England Zone properties. Main Street Hospitality serves some of New England’s top luxury destinations. While focusing on boutique ...

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Daniel Kinahan, Irish boxing promoter and mobster, now has a $5 million bounty on his head

DUBLIN, Ireland — US authorities have offered a $15 million reward for information leading to the arrest of three members of a notorious Irish crime family accused of running a crime, property and boxing empire. a billion dollars. At a media event in Dublin on Wednesday, the US Office of Foreign Assets Control said the Kinahan cartel would now be ...

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Lost Property will open this summer in City of London

Lost Property London (Imagery © 2022 Hilton/Lost Property) Summer 2022 will see the debut of the City of London’s new eclectic Lost Property hotel. Part of the Curio Collection by Hilton, this brand new property will welcome guests to a space designed to represent the vibrancy of this historic part of London. A reflection of the territory Developped by Dominvs ...

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Hotel Review: Grand Hyatt at SFO

Airport hotels, long decried for their gloom and lack of imagination, are finally having their moment of glory. I’ve always been a fan of airport hotels, and I’ve written a lot about them: how to accommodate travelers in transit is one of the purest forms of hospitality; how it’s more exciting than it looks to stay right in the middle ...

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California ‘eco hotel’ traps and kills native wildlife • Earth.com

California’s Hotel del Coronado in San Diego County advertises itself as being environmentally friendly. The non-profit organization In Defense of Animals claims that is not the case. Calling the hotel’s branding “eco-friendly” greenwashing, the organization points out that the hotel traps and kills native wildlife. The hotel was first certified Green Seal in 2011 and Silver Level Green Seal in ...

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Belfast charity fight marred by violence outside hotel

Fights broke out between groups of spectators at a charity mixed martial arts (MMA) event in Belfast on Saturday night. The event, organized by Ultra MMA, took place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel located at Milltown Road, Shaw’s Bridge. Videos seen by the Belfast Telegraph show fighting inside and outside the venue. In an indoor video, men are seen attacking ...

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At the Carillion in Boulder, hotel-style senior living features superb cuisine – Boulder Daily Camera

Jonathan Castner Le Carillon’s kitchen, designed by chef Ron McPhall, makes life at Le Carillon particularly pleasant. Jonathan Castner Le Carillon’s kitchen, designed by chef Ron McPhall, makes life at Le Carillon particularly pleasant. Jonathan Castner Le Carillon’s kitchen, designed by chef Ron McPhall, makes life at Le Carillon particularly pleasant. Jonathan Castner Le Carillon’s kitchen, designed by chef Ron ...

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Jordan plans electronic tags for inmates to avoid prison overcrowding

Daesh ‘Beatles’ forced captives to watch and listen to torture of other hostages, lawsuit says LONDON: A French war photographer told the trial of one of Daesh’s four ‘Beatles’ how he and other prisoners in the group attempted suicide to escape their executioners. Edouard Elias, who was captured by Daesh in Syria in June 2013, reportedly told the court in ...

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Beannchor reports £5m Covid support in first full year of trading under pandemic

One of the largest hotel groups in the north has detailed how government support, including £3.5million in furlough payments, has helped the business survive its first full financial year of trading during the pandemic . The Beannchor Group’s portfolio includes The Merchant Hotel, the Little Wing pizza chain and a number of popular bars, hotels and restaurants in Belfast, Lisburn ...

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Death of a student in hotel management: the parents accuse four of having pushed their son to suicide

CHANDIGARH Police on Friday began investigating allegations of harassment which may have led to a 19-year-old hotel management student in the city committing suicide in his paid accommodation in Sector 41 on Thursday afternoon. The allegations were made by the victim’s relatives, identified as Swayam Bhardwaj, a resident of Delhi’s northwestern Rohini region. The allegations were made against four of ...

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5 Things to Love About Aspen-Snowmass’ Newest Ski-In Ski-Out Hotel

The Viewline Hotel is perched on Snowmass Mountain, next to the Village Express lift, offering … [+] ski-in ski-out access for all its guests. line of sight Aspen-Snowmass is one of the best ski destinations in the world, filled with upscale and memorable mountain accommodations. So what’s up? This season, a premier piste-side property in Snowmass changed hands, reopening just ...

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Minnesota Supreme Court backs DNR firing of Northeast region chief

The firing of a former director of the Department of Natural Resources in northeast Minnesota was not on the basis of her negligence report, the Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Wednesday. Lori Hanson was fired in 2017 after an incident at the Fortune Bay Resort Casino in Tower, where she reported possible child neglect and sex trafficking. She sued the DNR ...

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City staff recommend plans to convert former Guelph Hotel into student housing get council approval

City staff said plans to convert a recently closed hotel into student accommodation should be given the green light by council. According to a report ahead of the council’s April 11 planning meeting, staff recommend council approve rezoning plans for 601 Scottsdale Dr. Forum Equity Partners is seeking to convert the former Holiday Inn into a student residence with 151 ...

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Three-story hotel in the heart of Greenport Village

A sketch of the proposed three-story inn that would replace the building that housed Sweet Indulgences. (Courtesy rendering) Sweet Indulgences in Greenport, closed after nearly 30 years in business, has been sold to hotelier Erik Warner, who plans to convert the Main Street building into a 22-room hostel. Mr Warner, who said he bought the property in December, presented his ...

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PIDL presents World Music Series | News, Sports, Jobs

ROGERS CITY — The Almost Isle District Library is the recipient of two World Music Series grants. The library received $3,000 from the Michigan Council for Arts and Culture and the granting agency Art in the Loft, Region 3; and $2,780 from the Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan. Additional financial support for the musical series is made ...

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Travel boost: British Airways makes triumphant return to Sydney

British Airways has made its long-awaited return to Sydney, with the first flight landing in Australia from London, via Singapore, for the first time in two years. The route was restarted daily with one of British Airways’ most fuel-efficient aircraft, the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, and tickets are already in high demand. “British Airways has always had a strong connection to ...

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Virginia sex trafficking survivor Julia Hubbard addresses a ‘giant misconception’

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. – Julia Hubbard said she was forced to dance, do drugs and beg for money after saying she was trafficked by a partner who was detained for several years. “I didn’t want to do it,” Hubbard said. “He would drug me and sell me to secure business relationships.” She said she had no control and called the ...

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Huttopia Southern Maine expands its glamping campsite near Sand Pond in Sanford, ME

SANFORD, Maine — You can leave your tents and sleeping bags at home this summer. Huttopia Southern Maine already has a spot ready for you, once the glamping ground reopens on Sand Pond Road in May. Not a typo. It’s “glamping”. It’s a relatively new term, short for “glamorous camping”. According to Glamp Source Online, the term itself has only ...

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Coroner identifies 6 people killed in mass shooting in Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in the California capital on Monday identified the six people killed in the Sacramento mass shooting as police search for at least two gunmen who opened fire into a crowd as bar patrons filled the streets at closing time on the outskirts of the city’s entertainment district. The Sacramento County coroner identified the three women ...

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xnPOS, the leading point-of-sale system designed specifically for hotels, launches a new website and opens a logistics center in the United States

Today’s launch of the new xnPOS website, www.xnpos.net, and the January opening of a new logistics center in Miami reflect a period of rapid sales growth in the hospitality POS industry, following significant investment in product integration and development. The xnPOS team is delighted to announce today the launch of a new dedicated website, www.xnpos.net, which will focus on xnPOS, ...

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Australian casino investigation sheds light on Chinese money laundering

For decades, billionaire property developer Phillip Dong Fang Lee was a VIP at the Star Entertainment Group casino in Sydney’s glitzy Darling Harbor district, racking up millions of dollars playing baccarat side-by-side with other Chinese tycoons. But his fortunes changed after he was called as a witness in a high-profile investigation into Sydney’s Star casino that comes as Australian and ...

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Tourism recovery faces double whammy from Russia’s war and China’s covid policies

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has caused unrest. Western sanctions and corporate actions meant that Russian credit cards did not work, forcing tourists to scramble for cash to pay restaurant and hotel bills. As the ruble plummeted, Russian vacationers invited friends to share their luxury villas and split the costs. Many cut their trips short to avoid being stranded when Aeroflot, ...

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Palm Beach gets a younger groove

The look at a recent quiz night at the Colony Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida was anything but trivial. It wasn’t modest either. Quilted bags said “money.” Feather bags said ‘peacock’ as well as tiaras, sky blue blazers, slim white jeans and warm tweed trousers. The men wore velvet slippers. The women wore white ankle boots, wedge espadrilles and Chanel ...

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New chapter for Kildare’s Killashee Hotel as it joins the FBD Hotels & Resorts family

A new chapter in Killashee’s history began on Friday April 1st as the hotel officially joined the FBD Hotels & Resorts family. FBD Hotels & Resorts has acquired Killashee Hotel from Tetrarch Capital for €25 million and has committed an investment of €1.1 million over the next three months with a total investment of €5 million by 2024. Immediate plans ...

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Massachusetts coastal communities struggle to find summer employees – CBS Boston

CAPE COD (CBS) — There’s a secret behind a successful summer for your favorite beach town. Seasonal workers typically flock to our area from around the world to help local businesses meet demand. READ MORE: Newton residents fear for their safety as neighbor fires air rifle Coastal community leaders are worried that this season the well will dry up. “Historically, ...

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Eat and drink at 10 of the best hotel rooftops

Thanks to Southern California’s consistently warm weather and lack of rain, you can enjoy the outdoors year-round. And Los Angeles is the perfect place for high-altitude downtown fun. Popular tourist destinations like Miami and New Orleans have warm weather, but they are also two of the rainiest in America. Similarly, Boston and Chicago have a plethora of hotel rooftops, but ...

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Career options after hotel management

The hospitality sectors, particularly hotel management and tourism, have been hardest hit by the pandemic. This struggling sector is poised to gain momentum once normalcy returns. This will open the floodgates of earning opportunities for hotel management students. It is a misconception among the wider masses that hotel management courses are only relevant for people wishing to work in a ...

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Formula 1: Las Vegas will host the Grand Prix from 2023 – Third annual race in the United States

Andrew Benson wrote this article on the BBC: Formula 1 will have a third race in the United States from next year after reaching an agreement for a Las Vegas Grand Prix. The 3.8-mile track will include part of the Nevada resort town’s famous Strip. It will be a night race and will take place on a Saturday. The eight-hour ...

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What hotels are doing to bring guests back this summer

On a recent afternoon, the hotel’s general manager, Dieter Hissin, led me downstairs past the hotel’s iconic attractions and into an aging ballroom. “That’s where they filmed the scene from the movie ‘Top Gun’,” he explains. “You know, where Tom Cruise sings ‘You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling’ to Kelly McGillis.” The story continues under the ad The Lafayette, which is ...

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Jayhawks head to Final Four with 2020 still on their minds

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Christian Braun’s eyes widened when he learned that after Kansas beat Miami to return to the Final Four, such a wild party broke out in Lawrence that authorities had to shut down Massachusetts Street, the popular bar. and restaurant district near campus. It was a much more welcome stoppage than the one Braun had experienced two ...

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Hotel Loans: What Are They and How Do They Work?

If you’ve been operating your own hotel business for some time and you’re looking to expand or set out to put the foundation for your own hotel in America, United States, loans can help you with the quest for your dreams. Before you think about applying for one you must know the procedure to make the most benefit from the loan options available, ...

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Hilton introduces fourth Doubletree property in New Zealand ahead of border reopening

Hilton has opened its fourth DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in New Zealand, in the small rural town of Karaka. The 122-room DoubleTree by Hilton Karaka opened its doors on Saturday March 26 with much excitement ahead of the imminent arrival of holidaymakers from Australia and visa-exempt countries in New Zealand on April 12. “To say that we are delighted to ...

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Two North Norfolk hotels among the best seaside stays

Published: 06:57 March 28, 2022 Two places to stay on the North Norfolk coast have been named among the best seaside breaks to visit this summer. Lifestyle website Muddy Stilettos has named the Cley Windmill, near Holt, and The White Horse, in Brancaster Staithe, as the two places in Norfolk people need to visit this summer. The White Horse, Brancaster ...

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Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 4 Live Updates: Here are the 17 BBM4 entrants

Bigg Boss Malayalam Season 4 starts today. The big opening episode airs at 7 p.m. This season, 17 candidates from various fields such as cinema, series, music and art are vying for the title of Bigg Boss. Bigg Boss audiences are waiting to hear who the contestants are this season. Let’s get to know some of the hottest names currently ...

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Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins found dead in hotel room

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins playing Lollapalooza Berlin, 2017 (photo: Raph_PH CC by 2.0) Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins has died suddenly, according to reports confirmed by the band. Hawkins was found dead Friday night (March 25) in his hotel room while touring with the band. The band officially confirmed the news tonight (Friday March 25) on Twitter (see below). ...

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Luxury rooftop restaurant with views of Lady Bird Lake opens this summer

As work continues on the Loren at Lady Bird Lake, the luxury condo and hotel group has revealed details of its restaurant concept, which will open this summer. Located on the rooftop of the eight-story lakefront development, Nido will combine the rugged charm of its surrounding south Austin neighborhood with the culinary techniques of coastal Europe. Chef Brad McDonald leads ...

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Insurer says Attys botched advice in hotel wage action

By Joyce Hanson (March 24, 2022, 9:00 PM EDT) – An insurance company has sued two attorneys and their bankrupt law firm in federal court in California for allegedly giving bad advice about policy coverage of a hotel group fighting an employee’s pay action, claiming the insurer was unfairly required to pay a $4 million settlement. Philadelphia Indemnity Insurance Co. ...

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‘Jay-Z must decide which side he’s on’: Chateau Marmont workers to take part in star’s Oscars after-party | Los Angeles

NOTNestled at the base of mansion-studded hills just north of Los Angeles’ legendary Sunset Boulevard, the seven-story Chateau Marmont has been a mainstay of Hollywood socializing for nearly a century – including in recent years the place of Jay -Z and Beyoncé’s ultra-exclusive post-Oscars party. But Hollywood’s fabled playground has become a rallying point for a growing labor movement, and ...

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PARK CITY’S LEADING FAMILY RESTAURANT GROUP INITIATES EXPANSION IN 2022 TO MEET GROWING DEMAND IN THE AREA

After the first 3 successful years of their award-winning gathering place, Hearth and Hill Restaurant (Park Record’s “Park City’s Best” Award, Gastronomic SLC’s “Reader’s Choice” Award, Salt Lake Magazine’s “Blue Plate” Award 2021), the Make room for dessert restaurants family team, led by Brooks Kirchheimer (Montage Deer Valley, President-elect of the Park City Chamber of Commerce) is pleased to officially ...

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Workers needed amid tourism boom

HONOLULU (KHON2) – As hotel properties expect to see guest numbers reach pre-pandemic levels for spring and summer travel, many operators are working overtime to have enough workers to meet the Requirement. Tourism is not expected to slow down anytime soon, as Hawaii will soon reach a milestone by ending its vaccination or negative quarantine test requirements for incoming passengers. ...

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Aerosmith Announces 2022 Las Vegas Residency

Aerosmith will return to the stage this summer for the first time in over two years. The band will continue to celebrate their 50th anniversary with a series of shows at Dolby Live in Las Vegas beginning June 17 and ending December 11. Aerosmith’s last live performance, also in Las Vegas, was in February 2020, about a month before the ...

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Ingenia invests in eco-friendly pods to offer luxury stays that are more respectful of the planet

Ingenia Holiday Parks has introduced Eco Pavilion Pods to its Byron Bay holiday park to provide travelers with a luxurious and eco-friendly stay. Ingenia claims to be the first tourist park operator to launch the pods at a commercial level. “Our Byron Bay Eco Pavilion pods are the first of their kind, built to the highest standards of passive house ...

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A plan to house homeless youths at the Red Victorian Hotel has collapsed. What’s next for SF’s split Haight?

When it opened in 1904, the 21-room Victorian on Haight Street was called the Jefferson Hotel and welcomed visitors to San Francisco’s brand new Golden Gate Park. During the Summer of Love, the majestic building functioned as a free hippie crash pad. Then activist Sami Sunchild bought in the late 1970s, painted the exterior a vibrant crimson hue and chose ...

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Skiing in the Southern Hemisphere: Here’s where to hunt winter, from Argentina to Australia

On a recent overnight flight from Boston to Santiago, Chile, I woke up from a nap, looked out the plane window, and was reminded of how shocking it can be to fly from the North American winter to the Chilean summer. Boston had been a frozen hellscape, but here a warm sunrise peeked over the Andes, and trees in every ...

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🌱 5 Homes 4 Sales + Historic Hotel + RB Baseball Players Pledge

Happy Tuesday, people of Rancho Bernardo-4s Ranch! Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening today at Rancho Bernardo-4s Ranch. First, today’s weather forecast: Partly sunny and very warm. High: 83, Low: 51. Here are three of today’s best stories at Rancho Bernardo-4s Ranch: Check out some of the homes now available in the RB-4S Ranch area. If you’re ...

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Travel + Leisure recognizes Costa Rica’s Cayuga Hotel Group for its impact on more sustainable travel:

Cayuga Collection, a sustainable luxury hotel management company in Costa Rica, received an exclusive award from Travel + Leisure, a prestigious New York-based travel magazine with over 4.8 million readers. Travel + Leisure presented Cayuga Collection with a Global Vision Award, a recognition given to businesses, individuals, destinations and organizations that strive to develop more sustainable and responsible travel products, ...

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New Details Explain How Project Veritas Acquired Ashley Biden’s Diary

In July 2020, a single mother of two moved into a former boyfriend’s rented house in Delray Beach, Florida. The woman, Aimee Harris, a Trump supporter, told the former boyfriend she had little money, nowhere to live and was in a bitter custody dispute. Shortly after moving into the rental, Ms Harris learned that Ms Biden – also a friend ...

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