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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...

2014-05-07 12:27:05

ROCKVILLE, Md., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest hotel companies, announced today that it is the first hotel company to partner with TripAdvisor on the new mobile TripAdvisor Instant Booking feature. TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel site, is currently testing Instant Booking, which allows travelers to easily complete their hotel reservations while remaining on the TripAdvisor mobile app and mobile website....

2014-05-07 08:30:14

Newly-Inked Long-Term Lease Underscores Hornblower's Commitment To Area Still Affected by Hurricane Sandy NEW YORK, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hornblower Cruises & Events, the United States' largest private passenger vessel company --in partnership with NYC & Company and the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC)-- today announced the launch of its operations at South Street Seaport's Pier 15, comprising a suite of new dining, sightseeing and entertainment...

2014-05-06 12:28:18

MIAMI, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- All Inclusive Collection officially introduced the world's fourth all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel with the Grand Opening celebration of Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, in Mexico on May 4, 2014. The star-studded event featured an exclusive red carpet, signature Hard Rock Guitar Smash, live beachside concert by Jon Bon Jovi and The Kings of Suburbia and VIP after party at Club Heaven. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140506/84890 Celebrity guests...

2014-05-06 12:27:45

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In anticipation of the exciting attractions opening this summer at amusement parks, water parks, family entertainment centers, museums, zoos, and aquariums all over North America, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA), the global trade association for the attractions industry, releases the latest news in family fun. IAAPA cites innovative roller coasters, expansive water park additions, multigenerational...

2014-05-06 08:39:19

200 volunteers to support the transitional housing facility during Choice Hotels' Convention ROCKVILLE, Md., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) and national nonprofit Rebuilding Together will join forces on May 13 to provide renovations to Parsons Place, a facility run by the Neighborhood Housing Services of Southern Nevada. This project, to be held at the start of Choice's annual convention in Las Vegas, will be the 75th rebuilding project...

2014-04-30 23:10:55

San Diego-based interactive marketing agency, Thunder SEO, announces a new client and business relationship with Air Concierge, a San Diego-based property management company that specializes in maintenance and optimization for the online rental home community. San Diego, California (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Thunder SEO, an interactive marketing agency in San Diego, California, announces a new client and business relationship with Air Concierge, a San Diego-based property management company...

2014-04-30 12:35:11

Gov. Perry Designates May 3-11 as Texas Travel and Tourism Week AUSTIN, Texas, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of Texas' dynamic travel and tourism industry and its important contributions to the state economy, Gov. Rick Perry has designated May 3-11 as Texas Travel and Tourism Week, in conjunction with National Travel and Tourism Week. To celebrate all that the travel industry contributes to the Lone Star State, Texas Tourism is launching the Travel Matters Sweepstakes...

2014-04-29 23:14:27

With HospitalityVision's Concierge ToGo ® mobile app, every hotel can now create a Superhero like Super Kate from the Super 8 or other personalized virtual concierge to help guests with hotel and local services 24/7. Corvallis, Oregon (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 “Able to leap housekeeping carts in a single bound, call the front, desk, book a limo tour, send a postcard, or make dinner reservations. “It’s a hotel gm, it’s a desk concierge, no it’s Super Kate and Super Nate...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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