Tag: Illinois

Illinois joins California and New York, goes on COVID-19 lockdown
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Illinois joins California and New York, goes on COVID-19 lockdown

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2020

Illinois has joined California and New York today, when Governor J.B. Pritzker announced a "stay-at-home" order for the residents of ... Read More

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager
People in Travel & Tourism

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel announced the appointment of Renee Rothschild to the executive team as senior catering sales manager. Since ... Read More

World’s largest steam locomotive is returning to the rails
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World’s largest steam locomotive is returning to the rails

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

The 150th anniversary celebration of the transcontinental railroad's completion isn't over yet. Union Pacific is just gathering steam following its May 9 ceremony ... Read More

Giving hotel workers security: New Jersey governor signs ‘panic button’ bill
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Giving hotel workers security: New Jersey governor signs ‘panic button’ bill

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

New Jersey Democratic Governor Phil Murphy signed a bill, the nation’s first, requiring most hotels to provide their employees with ... Read More

Top 50 hotels: Nominees are unveiled
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Top 50 hotels: Nominees are unveiled

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

Travel network Virtuoso has revealed the 50 hotels and hospitality greats nominated for its coveted Best of the Best awards. ... Read More

Autograph Collection to introduce 16 new hotels and resorts
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Autograph Collection to introduce 16 new hotels and resorts

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International's dynamic portfolio of more than 170 independent hotels and resorts around the world, today announced ... Read More

Is Boeing bribing U.S.House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation members? Follow the money
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Is Boeing bribing U.S.House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation members? Follow the money

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 1, 2019

Is Boeing bribing Members of the United States House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation with millions of dollars? Unfortunately, under U.S. ... Read More

New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash
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New lawsuits filed against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 22, 2019

Additional wrongful death lawsuits in the crash of the Boeing 737-8 MAX, operated as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, were filed ... Read More

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing
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Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits were filed on May 2 in Chicago, IL by the law firm Kreindler & Kreindler ... Read More

NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids
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NY drinks NY wines: History and hybrids

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- April 13, 2019

New York Wines: Disaster in the Beginning Historians have documented the fact that grapes were first introduced to New York ... Read More

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism
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How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors
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African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen ... Read More

America’s Best Ecotourism Destinations ranked
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America’s Best Ecotourism Destinations ranked

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Ranking series of "America's Best Ecotourism Destinations" were released today. Whether it is strolling along a beach in California or ... Read More

3 distinctive hotel openings highlight growth of Olympia Companies
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3 distinctive hotel openings highlight growth of Olympia Companies

editor editor- February 15, 2019

The Olympia Companies has just come off a year of remarkable growth and development with the completion of three extraordinary ... Read More

Valentine’s Day 2019: Most romantic restaurants in America revealed
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Valentine’s Day 2019: Most romantic restaurants in America revealed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

Just in time for Valentine's Day, the most romantic restaurants in the U.S. for 2019 were announced today. Travel experts ... Read More

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?
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Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), ... Read More

Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW
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Art + Design. Wit, humor and WOW

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 5, 2019

In New York, thousands art connoisseurs, collectors, gallery owners (and their staff), interior designers converged on the Park Avenue Armory ... Read More

Global protest over United Airlines staff cuts
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Global protest over United Airlines staff cuts

editor editor- December 13, 2018

United Airlines flight attendants are protesting staff cuts at airports all around the world today Read More

Visiting Oahu?  Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki
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Visiting Oahu? Don’t rent a car, ride a Charley’s in Waikiki

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018

The worst American States for visitors and locals to drive are Hawaii and California according to a 2018 survey by ... Read More

Historic Des Moines hotel reimagined with modern nod to its storied past
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Historic Des Moines hotel reimagined with modern nod to its storied past

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

Renaissance Hotels, part of Marriott International, has announced the official reopening of The Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel following a ... Read More

US travelers brace for major storm due to slam the south-central states
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US travelers brace for major storm due to slam the south-central states

editor editor- December 5, 2018

Heavy snow, ice, rain and thunderstorms will hit travel hard across the south-central United States from Friday to Saturday. Read More

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Brand USA hosts first-ever China MegaFam

editor editor- November 5, 2016

Brand USA, the destination marketing organization for the United States, in partnership with United Airlines, hosted its first-ever China familiarization ... Read More

2015 US overseas visitation estimates released
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2015 US overseas visitation estimates released

editor editor- July 29, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC - The US Department of Commerce, National Travel & Tourism Office (NTTO), today announced the results of its ... Read More

ICTP welcomes first member from Illinois
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ICTP welcomes first member from Illinois

editor editor- September 14, 2012

HALEIWA, Hawaii, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles – The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced that the Black Metropolis ... Read More

Illinois shuts down 13 out of 15 tourist centers
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Illinois shuts down 13 out of 15 tourist centers

editor editor- August 12, 2010

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The state government has shut down 13 of its 15 tourist information centers to try to save ... Read More

Dennis DeYoung: the music of Styx
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Dennis DeYoung: the music of Styx

editor editor- July 2, 2009

Dennis DeYoung, former singer and songwriter of the Chicago­-based rock group Styx, will present a free concert at the Jay ... Read More

Illinois hopes ‘Obama buzz’ will boost tourism
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Illinois hopes ‘Obama buzz’ will boost tourism

editor editor- November 7, 2008

CHICAGO - Tourism officials in Illinois say they expect a boost from Barack Obama's election, and they're doing what they ... Read More

American Eagle Airlines to begin new service
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American Eagle Airlines to begin new service

editor editor- August 12, 2008

FORT WORTH, TX (August 11, 2008) - American Eagle Airlines, the regional affiliate of American Airlines, will launch two daily ... Read More

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