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2009-05-19 10:00:00

One-way fares between New York-LaGuardia and Boston start at $129; New York-LaGuardia and Washington, D.C. as low as $169* NEW YORK, May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Passengers flying Delta Shuttle, a service of Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL), between New York City and Boston and Washington, D.C.

2009-05-18 04:00:00

The Food & Shops at Philadelphia International Airport and New York's LaGuardia Airport Partner to Offer Travelers Budget-Friendly Dining Choices NEW YORK and PHILADELPHIA, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Food & Shops at Philadelphia International Airport and LaGuardia Airport have announced a new "WOW! $5 CHOW!" program designed to help travelers get more for their money when dining at these airports. Developed by MarketPlace Development at LaGuardia Airport and MarketPlace Philadelphia...

2009-04-16 06:53:00

ASHEVILLE, N.C., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- It's time to hit the trails! The popular online travel guide to Asheville, www.RomanticAsheville.com, selected its top 10 easy and FREE day hikes in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina for 2009. 1.

2009-03-12 17:29:00

NEW YORK, March 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by UNITE HERE: Airport concessions workers and supporters, including New York City Councilwoman-Elect Julissa Ferraras, gathered at LaGuardia International Airport this afternoon to protest airport concessions company OTG's failure to comply with a recent Port Authority policy for its operations in the new JetBlue terminal (Terminal 5) at John F.

2009-02-17 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Food & Shops at LaGuardia Airport announced today that Angelina's Metro Market, a new gourmet market concept, opened its first location in the Central Terminal Building.

2008-10-10 09:00:37

The US federal government has outlined plans to auction flight slots at the three biggest New York area airports in a bid to ease congestion and stimulate competition, despite strong opposition from airlines and local lawmakers.

2008-08-12 06:00:41

QUEENS, N.Y., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Food & Shops at LaGuardia Airport's Central Terminal has partnered with The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum to celebrate the history of aviation during National Aviation Week August 18 - 22.

2008-08-05 03:00:24

By FROM STAFF REPORTS DAY TRIPS NEW! Aug. 7 'Little Women' Travel to the Blue Ridge Dinner Theatre at Ferrum College to see the musical version of the classic novel. $39. Hosted by Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism. 772-7529, roanokecountyparks.com. NEW! Aug.

2008-07-29 12:00:49

By Morgan Simmons, The Knoxville News Sentinel, Tenn. Jul. 28--Visitors to the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area will notice improved services throughout the park this summer thanks to a federal funding increase.

2008-07-18 15:00:38

By Jeff Burton, The Times, Munster, Ind. Jul. 18--PORTAGE -- There are high hopes that the Gary Chicago International Airport may soon, in fact, become an international airport.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.