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3 hrs ago | KAUZ

Guest Spending Up 7 Percent While Active Pass Base Grows 25 Percent in First Quarter

The decline was primarily related to an attendance shift due to the 2014 Easter holiday falling in April, which caused many schools to schedule spring-break vacations in the second quarter versus the first quarter 2013.


Related Topix: Six Flags, World Records

7 hrs ago | Transworld

Aspen Mountain Reopens for Extended Riding

Aspen/Snowmass, Colo.- Aspen Mountain will reopen this weekend, April 26-27 and next weekend, May 3-4.


Related Topix: Aspen, CO, Snowmass, CO, Aspen Skiing Company

10 hrs ago | KIRO-TV Seattle

SeattleInsider: Remembering the Seattle World's Fair, 52 years later

Fifty-two years ago this week the Seattle World's Fair swooped into the Emerald City and left a mark on a region that continues to be felt today.


Related Topix: Space Needle, Entertainment

14 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

New Study Results Find that Jenny Craig Helps People with Type 2...

Study participants following Jenny Craig's lower carbohydrate menu significantly reduced their HbA1c levels from 7.3% to 6.6%, while there were no changes in blood glucose control in the Usual Care group.


Related Topix: Jenny Craig, Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Diabetes, Health, Heart Disease, Nutrition

18 hrs ago | Finextra Research news

ICE buys Algo Technologies for Nyse overhaul - Bloomberg

IntercontinentalExchange has acquired Algo Technologies and will use the vendor's matching engine to boost the performance of the New York Stock Exchange, according to Bloomberg.


Related Topix: Canlan Ice Sports, Ice Energy, Energy, IntercontinentalExchange

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Aurora Advocate

Ballot endorsement: Issue 11 could help spur a major economic boon

On the May 6 ballot, Aurora residents face perhaps the most important zoning issue which has come along in recent years.


Related Topix: Aurora, OH, Cedar Fair LP, Opinion

The Stranger

In Culture News: Here Comes SIFF, There Goes Mein Kampf, and Welcome to the Space Needle Planet

Welcome to Planet Seattle : It's Earth Day! The day we celebrate the planet we live on.


Related Topix: Space Needle

Lexington Herald-Leader

Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour Sweepstakes

His tours were the greatest events in modern history. Experience again...The thrill, The music, The legend..that is...Immortal.


Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Michael Jackson, Cirque du Soleil

Business Journal

Meet the neighbors: Feld Entertainment brings a cast of characters to Palmetto headquarters

The site at 8235 Patuxent Range Road was formerly home to an Owens Corning asphalt shingle plant.


Related Topix: Feld Entertainment, Manatee County, FL

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

General Mills Retracts Controversial New Legal Policy Following Customer Backlash [the Brief]

General Mills pulled its controversial new legal policy after facing substantial consumer backlash.


Related Topix: Weight Watchers International, Wieden Kennedy, Advertising, Social Software

Customer Interaction Solutions

Life Time Expands into California with Opening of Three-Story,...

Life Time - The Healthy Way of Life Company sm announced the completion of its first exquisite, comprehensive lifestyle, sports, professional fitness and spa destination in County.


Related Topix: Life Time Fitness, Laguna Niguel, CA, Fitness, Yoga, Pilates, Family, Kids, Dining

Sys-Con Media

Dawn Food Products' Weight Watchers Sweet Baked GoodsA TASTING...

Dawn Food Products, the manufacturer of Weight Watchers Sweet Baked Goods, is so confident in their delicious treats that if consumers don't love the products, they'll get their money back.


Related Topix: Weight Watchers International, Cake, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food, Brownies, Chocolate

The Daily Record

Ohio theme parks building on record revenue

A new roller coaster at southwestern Ohio's Kings Island theme park is expected to contribute to another year of record revenue and attendance for its parent company.


Related Topix: Ohio, Cedar Fair LP, Mason, OH, Cincinnati, OH


Most insane new U.S. roller coasters

Goliath at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, will be the world's fastest wooden coaster with the tallest and steepest drop.


Related Topix: Mason, OH, Six Flags, Travel

Sun Apr 20, 2014


Michael Jackson Cirque du Soleil

Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour Cirque du Soleil, one of the top 10 grossing music tours of all time, will perform on Tuesday, June 24 and Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at Pinnacle Bank Arena.


Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Michael Jackson, Cirque du Soleil

Feld Entertainment's move to Palmetto nearly complete

Feld Entertainment has virtually completed its move into its massive new home in Palmetto.


Related Topix: Palmetto, FL, Feld Entertainment, Manatee County, FL

5-Year Lows: American Eagle Outfitters, Intrexon Corp, Mack-Cali Realty Corp, and Weight ...

According to GuruFocus list of 5-year lows , these Guru stocks have reached their 5-year lows: American Eagle Outfitters, Intrexon Corp, Mack-Cali Realty Corp, and Weight Watchers International Inc The prices of American Eagle Outfitters shares have declined to close to the 5-year low of $10.99, which is 58.2% off the 5-year high of $23.94.


Related Topix: Real Estate, Mack Cali Realty Corporation, Retail, Apparel, American Eagle Outfitters, Weight Watchers International, Financial Markets

A few late April dates to remember

Take a tour of Space Needle in Seattle, Washington, which is an iconic symbol of Seattle and the most distinctive part of its skyline.


Related Topix: Space Needle

Behind the scenes with Cirque du Soleil's wardrobe

It's a fearsome challenge keeping Cirque du Soleil's 1,500 items of costume in good repair for curtain up, finds Gaby Soutar They're all part of the glamour and spectacle of Cirque du Soleil's classic Dralion show, where acrobats in plumed headdresses cavort in hoops, twirl and vault over bamboo poles, or balance on top of each other like human ... (more)


Related Topix: Cirque du Soleil

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Wieden + Kennedy Lands Weight Watchers

Wieden + Kennedy has been given the Weight Watchers business, previously at McCann Erickson New York for the past seven years, sources said.


Related Topix: Weight Watchers International, Wieden Kennedy, Advertising, Marketing


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