Quantcast

Latest Hospitality Recreation Stories

2014-08-27 16:24:59

Segment to Air on Fyi Network Nationwide on Aug. 28, 2014 at 9 p.m. EDT PHOENIX, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Inventure Foods, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: SNAK) licensed snack food line, TGI Friday's(TM) Potato Skins, a fan favorite, will make its debut on the Fyi Network's 'Food Factory' on Aug. 28, 2014 at 9 p.m. (EDT). The segment will feature the line's popular Cheddar Bacon Potato Skins variety and Steve Sklar, senior vice president and general manager for Inventure Foods, Inc....

2014-08-27 16:24:52

"Good to Go" Food Truck Hits Track at Atlanta Motor Speedway ATLANTA, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Good to Go," a state-of-the-art food truck owned by Wind Creek Hospitality in Alabama, today became the first food truck to take the track at the historic Atlanta Motor Speedway. Driven by Chef Paul Norton, "Good to Go" posted a blazing 4 minute lap time, only slightly slower than the average time of a NASCAR qualifier at 26 seconds. "I have always tried to run a fast kitchen, but...

2014-08-27 16:24:16

City-integrated casino welcomes more than 15,000 guests on first night BALTIMORE, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Horseshoe Casino Baltimore celebrated its grand opening in style with a star-studded celebration to welcome Baltimore's most influential citizens to Charm City's newest attraction. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7305751-caesars-entertainment-horseshoe-baltimore-casino-grand-opening/ The...

2014-08-27 12:34:42

Atlantic City and Myrtle Beach see late summer spike in travel interest DALLAS, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Labor Day travel is expected to reach its highest levels in six years and more Americans are searching for last-minute deals as the holiday weekend approaches, according to Hotels.com®. Hotels.com data shows that last-minute searches made from August 18 to August 24, 2014 for stays during Labor Day weekend have increased by 27% over the equivalent week last year (August 19...

2014-08-27 12:32:06

New Dorm Bedding Provides Simplicity for Students ATLANTA, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simple Sheets is changing the way college students (and their mothers) think about dorm-room chores. Founded by a college student and conscientious mother, Geoff Rowson and Debbie Schultz, Simple Sheets makes changing the bed hassle-free. "I'm thankful to have slept on Simple Sheets in college," said Rowson. "Simple Sheets' brilliant design makes changing the bed a breeze. Plus, they're the...

2014-08-27 12:30:31

Leading Chocolate Milk Brand Announces Nationwide Launch of New Protein-Rich Drink DALLAS, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dean Foods (NYSE: DF) just made it easier and more delicious to help power up your day and keep you fueled with new TruMoo(® )Protein Plus milk. The nutritious, protein-rich drink, available in chocolate and vanilla flavors, provides 25 grams of protein in every single-serve, resealable 14-ounce bottle, plus all the essential vitamins and nutrients of milk to give...

2014-08-27 12:28:20

Exclusive deal from hotel near Auburn Hills includes deluxe overnight accommodations, breakfast for two adults, two children under 12 AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Courtyard Detroit Auburn Hills is excited to announce a new package designed for guests attending concerts at the Palace of Auburn Hills, Meadow Brook Music Festival and DTE Energy Music Theatre. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140826/139992 The Stay For Breakfast Package...

2014-08-27 12:27:13

Through its new Outdoor LED Light Box, POP Display and Sign now offers an affordable option for outdoor marketing messages. The high quality construction and sleek modern design of this product ensures that it is a perfect fit for retail, educational, hospitality and other environments where key marketing messages need to be seen. CARSON, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Industry advertising and signage company POP Display and Sign announced today the launch of their attention...

2014-08-27 12:26:58

GUILFORD, England, August 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the fifth series of the popular BBC One series The Great British Bake Off, leading independent online literature retailer the Book People is offering a range of top baking books at low prices. Among the Book People's hand-picked selection of Great British baking books are such titles as Paul Hollywood's Bread, priced at only GBP6.99 - a GBP12 saving on the recommended retail price. In Bread, Great British...

2014-08-27 12:26:26

SEATTLE, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle is North America's most expensive destination for this upcoming Labor Day weekend, according to a new survey from TravelMag.com. The survey compared 30 popular destinations in the United States and Canada based on their cost of lodging. To stay in the least expensive double room, travelers to Seattle will have to pay $319 per night over the long Labor Day weekend. Compared to regular rates, that figure represents an increase of over 80%....


Latest Hospitality Recreation Reference Libraries

Hoodoo Mountain
2014-08-19 10:23:50

Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...

Iberian Pig
2014-08-13 11:40:37

The Iberian pig, also known as the black Iberian pig, is a breed of domestic pig that originated on the Iberian Peninsula in areas including Spain and Portugal. It is thought that this breed can be traced back to the Neolithic era, when animal domestication first began, but the most accepted theory pertaining to the origin of this breed states that domesticated pigs were brought over by the Phoenicians and allowed to breed with wild boars, producing what is thought to be the ancestors of the...

Tasmanian Tree Frog, Litoria burrowsae
2014-07-31 10:47:16

The Tasmanian Tree Frog (Litoria burrowsae) is a species of tree frog that is located on the west coast of Tasmania, Australia. The name King Tree Frog is also used regarding this species. As a moderately sized tree frog, the Tasmanian Tree Frog measures up to about 60 millimeters long. It can be a light green or dark brown on the dorsal surface. The brown form usually has some light brown patches and green flecks, while the green form frequently has light or dark brown patches. A thin...

Hamburg chicken
2014-07-15 06:37:47

The Hamburg chicken is a breed of chicken that was developed in Germany and Holland sometime before the eighteenth century. This breed is considered to be rare, with less than one thousand individuals being registered in North America per year. Its weight varies depending upon the type and sex, with standard type cocks weighing about five pounds and hens weighing four pounds, while the bantam type of this breed weighs about one and half pounds. It can come in ten color varieties including...

Chinese White Pine, Pinus armandii
2014-07-14 16:49:23

Chinese White Pine (Pinus armandii) is native to China as well as northern Burma. This pine is known as Mount Hua pine in Chinese. This pine grows at altitudes between 3,281 and 10,830 feet in light sandy to medium soils that is acidic and well-drained as this tree can tolerate drought. This tree grows to heights of 115 feet with a trunk diameter that measures 3 feet 3 inches. The bark is grayish brown when immature and matures to blackish brown to grayish red brown. The trunk will have...

More Articles (636 articles) »
Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
Related