Latest Loews Hotels Stories

2014-05-23 08:22:07

NEW YORK, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Loews Corporation (NYSE: L) announced today that its oil and gas exploration and production subsidiary, HighMount Exploration & Production, LLC, is pursuing strategic alternatives, including a potential sale of the business. At March 31, 2014, HighMount's total assets, primarily comprised of natural gas and oil reserves, had a carrying value of approximately $1.1 billion (excluding deferred tax assets). HighMount had long-term debt and other...

2014-03-12 12:20:11

Chauffeured Fiat 500L service rolls out at five participating Loews Hotels, as three properties go even further with complimentary FIAT loaner vehicles for guests NEW YORK, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Got someplace to go? Five participating Loews Hotels will get guests where they're headed in style, safety and comfort thanks to a new partnership with the FIAT brand. The first-of-its-kind collaboration for the New York-based hotel group and the Italian automaker will bring...

2014-03-11 23:32:52

WebsiteAlive’s cutting-edge online communications products are allowing Loews Hotels customers to reserve rooms via Twitter. This innovative solution shows that using online chat in a social media context is a game-changer for e-commerce. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 There’s a definite shift in how travelers are making hotel reservations. Traditionally, they would either call the hotel directly or use a toll-free central reservations line. As technology evolved, travelers...

2014-01-23 12:31:34

"The Room You Need" To Work, Play and Stay in Touch While You Travel NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When Loews Hotels promises guests all the comforts of home, it delivers - and all the comforts for business, too. That's why the New York-based luxury hotel and resort group is proud to announce it is now offering Complimentary Wireless Internet Access in every guest room at each of its 18 properties throughout North America. The new amenity is a natural for Loews Hotels,...

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  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'