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2014-05-20 08:24:46

ATLANTA, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Investment Group and Hyatt Hotels and Resorts today announced the LEED certification of Hyatt House Atlanta/Cobb Galleria. The hotel, which opened in April 2013, was the first Hyatt House hotel in Georgia. As a part of the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification process, Hyatt House Atlanta/Cobb Galleria boasts a variety of features intended to increase environmental sustainability, including: -- LED lighting...

2014-05-15 23:06:09

"Beyond All-Inclusive, Beyond All-Compare" Grand Velas Resorts Caterto Couples Remarrying or Marrying Later in Life Riviera Nayarit, Mexico (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 Couples remarrying or getting married later in life enjoy special perks at the AAA Five Diamond Grand Velas Resorts in the Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit, including personalized ceremonies using as many family members as wanted and live video streaming of the wedding for extended family and friends who cannot attend....

2014-05-14 23:10:01

Thinc Design is the lead exhibition designer* of the National September 11 Memorial Museum, opening to the public on May 21, 2014. Under the leadership of Tom Hennes, Principal of Thinc, the exhibition provides a broad range of information and narratives, allowing visitors to gain new perspectives on their and others' experience with the events of 9/11 and to engage with the complex world that is their result. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 In 2007, Tom Hennes, principal of Thinc...

2014-05-14 16:31:14

More Than $250M Invested in Comfort Property Improvements in Three Years LAS VEGAS, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comfort Inn and Comfort Suites, franchised by Choice Hotels International (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today announced the first of its new construction agreements under a recently launched and unprecedented development incentive for the Comfort brands. The news was shared at the 60(th) Annual Choice Hotels International Convention in Las Vegas....

2014-05-13 23:06:58

New Chef Named at Gravetye Manor, a Rebecca Recommends Endorsed Property West Hoathly, United Kingdom (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Gravetye Manor, the 2014 AA Hotel of the Year England, has appointed George Blogg as their new Head Chef. Blogg brings a wealth of experience to the position, working in some of the U.K.'s finest restaurants, including The Ledbury in Notting Hill, The Square in London, Le Champignon Sauvage in Cheltenham, aux Quat’ Saisons in Oxfordshire and most recently, the...

2014-05-13 23:02:57

Market Publishers Ltd is happy to become a media partner of the Tsidkenu Asia Pacific Conference on Sustainable Business Practices and Analytics (TAPCSBPA 2014), due to be held on June 5, 2014, marking the World Environment Day in Whitefield, Bangalore, India. London, UK (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Market Publishers Ltd is happy to become a media partner of the Tsidkenu Asia Pacific Conference on Sustainable Business Practices and Analytics (TAPCSBPA 2014), due to be held on 5 June, 2014,...

2014-05-11 12:21:05

600 Young Cancer Patients And Their Families Enjoy Mother's Day At Great America SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Mother's Day, May 11, 2014, California's Great America amusement park will celebrate the 25(th) annual Courageous Kids Day and host 600 young cancer patients and their families for a wonderful day of rides, celebrities, food and fun. Great America has partnered with Courageous Kids and the American Cancer Society for 25 years to help brighten the...

2014-05-08 23:16:27

Global DMC Partners selects Red Velvets Events as its exclusive Austin partner. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Red Velvet Events (RVE) is excited to announce it has partnered with Global DMC Partners, an international network of independent destination management companies and sales advisors serving planners worldwide. This collaboration distinguishes RVE as a globally-focused event planner and underscores its position as Austin’s premier destination management company. “This...

2014-05-08 12:31:19

$4 billion project to be developed in phases with groundbreaking to commence in second half of 2014; Phase One plans call for 3,500 gaming positions, 3,000 rooms and 11,000 permanent jobs LAS VEGAS, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Genting Group today revealed plans for a multi-phased opening of the highly anticipated Resorts World Las Vegas that will create tens of thousands of jobs, generate hundreds of millions of dollars in tax revenue for Southern Nevada and feature 3,500...

2014-05-08 08:29:20

-- Anticipates fifth consecutive year of record performance SANDUSKY, Ohio, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), a leader in regional amusement parks, water parks and active entertainment, today announced results for the first quarter ended March 30, 2014. Historically, first quarter results represent less than 5% of the Company's full-year net revenues as the vast majority of its parks and facilities are closed during this quarter. As a...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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