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  1. Share This on Google+Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Hotel Online

    February 8, 2016 - Flip.to, the advocacy platform for hotels that captivates and inspires new audiences of travelers, has helped... Set your business goals with a close eye on your competition Success with hospitality industry revenue management techniques and strategies is extremely... Fitch Ratings-New York-08 February 2016: Hotel owners will encounter a more challenging debt financing environment during 2016 as lenders respond to the broad... Get the C-Suite Ready for Customer Experiences by Roberta Nedry Customer experience management is increasingly critical as a top investment area and skill... The internet is the new Industrial Revolution. Make it work for you with this three-pronged strategy, says Bronwyn White.

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  2. Twisted Vegas' vs. - Spoofical' is family fun vs. - Family Guy'Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Las Vegas Sun

    On Monday afternoon, I visited David Saxe at a rehearsal for his new show "Spoofical The Musical" for a column I was writing for sister publication Las Vegas Weekly, which is posted and published today. The first thing the Las Vegas native and founder of David Saxe Productions said to me when I walked into V Theater at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood was, "Have you seen the other one yet?" The "other one" Saxe referred to is "Twisted Vegas" at Westgate Las Vegas, which joins "Spoofical" as the rare production that parodies Las Vegas' more famous shows and performers.

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  3. Deal Reached To Cut Helicopter Tourism Traffic In NYC By HalfRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | CBS Local

    NEW YORK - New York City says it has struck a deal with helicopter operators to reduce the number of tourism flights by 50 percent. The plan announced Sunday calls for the number of flights from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport to be reduced by next January.

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  4. Brooklyn Heights: City to chop chopper traffic in half by 2017Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... it." And none too soon. The deal was hammered out by the city's Economic Development Corporation, which owns the Downtown Manhattan Heliport, in order to preempt far more drastic legislation under consideration by the Council that would effectively ...

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  5. PodcastsRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Billboard

    ... the Billboard Hot 100, 100 days of Adele's "Hello," Jennifer Lopez's Las Vegas residency and special guest JoJo! Downtown Boys is a bilingual, saxophone-charged punk band is all about giving a voice to the oppressed, whether it's those affected by ...

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  6. Brownstone Poets presents Dorothy Friedman August, Thaddeus Rutkowki, Barbara RosenthalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | PR Log

    ... Orbis, Tribes, three Unbearable anthologies, California Quarterly, The Village Voice, Downtown, The Helen Review, Downtown Poets anthology, Big Bridge and numerous periodicals and anthologies. Her most recent work was published in Tribes anthology, ...

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  7. May 1: Iss. 18Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... it to Brooklyn Heights was axed in Mayor Bloomberg's new budget, The Brooklyn Paper has learned. Comments (1) . A Downtown Brooklynite who illegally voted for Barack Obama in Ohio last year didn't do it to cheat the system. He did it because it was ...

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  8. CRT Downtown Brings on the Funny with Comedian Ross Bennett TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Cortland Repertory Theatre Downtown is providing some much needed laughs for Central New York residents to shake of the winter doldrums! Tonight, February 6, stand-up comedian Ross Bennett makes a stop in Cortland on his "New York 'Country' Comedy Tour", offering clean, upstate New York humor for anyone who has said "I'm a New Yorker, but not from New York City". This is CRT's first outing into stand-up comedy and has booked a comic who made a splash when he appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman .

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  9. TRANSIT: POLL: Mayor is on board with developer-backed streetcar plan - are you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Brooklyn Paper

    The mayor wants to build a $2.5-billion trolley line between Sunset Park and Queens, hopping aboard a proposal put together by developers and businesses along the suggested route. But the plan is about more than just commerce, Hizzoner claims - the so-called Brooklyn Queens Connector would connect communities in subway-starved areas along the waterfront.

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  10. The Most Romantic Weekend Getaways in the U.S.: Readers' Choice AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Conde Nast Traveler

    ... this stylish desert retreat features 105 casitas, adorned in contemporary furnishings and works by local artists. Downtown Scottsdale is just a five-minute drive south, but it's hard to break away from the personality-driven rooms, the destination ...

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  11. the Meeting* to Celebrate Cabaret at Joe's Pub, 2/21Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Jackie Hoffman , Tonya Pinkins and leading men Howard McGillin , Telly Leung , Rory O'Malley and Daniel Reichard ; downtown stars Justin Vivian Bond , Bridget Everett and Lady Rizo ; nightlife fixtures Karen Mason , Maude Maggart and Karen Akers ; ...

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  12. Casting for Barrington Stage Company's 2016 10X10 New Play Festival SetRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Barrington Stage Company , the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Tristan Wilson , has announced casting for the 10-minute plays for the 5th Annual 10X10 New Play Festival, with performances at BSC's St. Germain Stage February 11 through February 28, as part of the 2016 10X10 Upstreet Arts Festival. Returning to the 10X10 New Play Festival are actors Matt Neely and Peggy Pharr Wilson .

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  13. Long a dream of many, a streetcar line now grows in Brooklyn as real projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... of the City address. The line would run from Sunset Park through Gowanus, Red Hook, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Downtown Brooklyn, DUMBO, Vinegar Hill, the Navy Yard, Williamsburg and Greenpoint before entering Long Island City and Astoria. The ...

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  14. Tom Tom Announces Music Lineup for Founders Festival Block PartiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NBC29

    The 5th Annual Tom Tom Founders Festival returns to Charlottesville this April for a downtown music festival with dozens of free, outdoor concerts. Genres range from R&B to bluegrass, jazz to funk, indie rock, blues, reggae, and everything in between.

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  15. August 19: Iss. 32Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Flatiron Building and a spaceship - but this just-unveiled rendering of a luxury condo planned for the gateway to Downtown is the latest attempt to bring Manhattan across the river. Comment . Certified Biodynamic! So much more than simply "organic", ...

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  16. CRIME: Divine intervention: Guardian Angels returning to BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Brooklyn Paper

    Red-y or not: The Guardian Angels, a red-beret-clad group of vigilante crime fighters, will start patrolling the L, A, and J subway lines in Brooklyn starting on Monday. Civilian anti-crime group the Guardian Angels will patrol Brooklyn after a decade-long absence, in response to a spate of transit slashings - the most recent of which went down on a 3 train in Brownsville .

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  17. September 23: Iss. 37Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... has picked Atlantic Yards developer Bruce Ratner to build a skyscraper for New York City College of Technology's Downtown campus - a $186-million Renzo Piano-designed facility that will include classrooms and hundreds of luxury units controlled by ...

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  18. June 24: Iss. 25Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... is turning 70 years old, and as a birthday present, it's getting its own exhibit at the New York Transit Museum in Downtown Brooklyn. Comment . Bikini weather already? Well, Bay Ridge's Little Cupcake Bakeshop will make you forget all about that ...

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  19. Four Points Ramps Up NYC Portfolio with New Downtown HotelRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Hotel Interactive

    ... 6 Platt Street at the heart of New York City's world-famous Financial District, Four Points by Sheraton New York Downtown is a short walk from Wall Street, the New York Stock Exchange, Battery Park and the Brooklyn Bridge. The brand's fourth hotel ...

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  20. NYC: Deal reduces tourism helicopter traffic by 50 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Newsday

    Helicopter operators carrying tourists over New York City landmarks have agreed to a gradual reduction in tours to 50 percent by next year, meaning tens of thousands fewer trips and quieter homes and neighborhoods, officials said Sunday. The plan calls for the number of flights from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport to be reduced by next January, trimming nearly 30,000 flights annually.

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