Vernon Civil War Museum Acquires Another Chapter Of Connecticut Wartime History Worn By Killed Soldier – Hartford Courant

The sweat-stained pants of a Connecticut artillery corporal who was killed as an infantryman are the latest piece of the state’s Civil War history at the New England Civil War Museum and Research Center in Vernon. James R. Baldwin, a Winsted from a family of watchmakers, died at the Battle …

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Celebrate Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month by Visiting These 6 Sites

May 30, 2022, 8:57 a.m.Updated May 30, 2022 By: News 12 Staff The National Park Service is helping celebrate Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month by sharing the stories of ordinary and extraordinary Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders preserved in parks, memorials and historic sites across the country. . Some of the …

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The Day – From the museum to the junkyard

During World War II, Electric Boat built 74 submarines. Those not lost in action had a normal lifespan and were later replaced. Six of them defied the odds and survived in maritime museums across the country. That number may soon drop to five. The Clamagore, which was launched at EB …

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The Bristol Press – Hospital of Central Connecticut gets high marks

@Hooks_Ciara NEW BRITAIN – The Hospital of Central Connecticut (HOCC) has announced that it has received high marks on all levels for patient safety from an independent organization. According to part of the Spring 2022 National Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades that have been released, HOCC hospitals have achieved four “A” …

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The programming of Olde Mistick Village is still as varied on the eve of the tourist season

A skeleton hangs from a ladder Thursday, May 26, 2022, as shoppers browse Alice’s Haunted Little Bookstore at Olde Mistick Village in Mystic. (Sean D. Elliot/The Day) Mystic – If the list of new tenants at Olde Mistick Village is any indication, Chris Regan is on a roll. After all, …

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Quito Tourism has unrivaled attributes to drive interest in tourism in the United States

Quito Turismo, the Ecuadorian entity responsible for promoting the UNESCO World Heritage city located at 00’00’ latitude has completed its American tour For Quito Turismo, it is imperative that we play an active role in reactivating the tourism industry and bringing back the American traveler who is the most important …

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DuPage’s Heritage Gallery needs to better reflect area’s history, some say

A landmark exhibit that occupies a key hallway on the first floor of the DuPage County Government Administration Building in Wheaton is undergoing an update effort, including the potential profiling of a more diverse set of filmmakers throughout throughout the county’s history. Known as the Heritage Gallery, the exhibit was …

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Gas is so expensive, it’s part of the NJ tourism campaign

We have officially reached the “use this impacting everyone issue as part of our marketing campaign” phase of the gas crisis. With Memorial Day weekend just hours away, East Coast cities are bracing for a massive influx of visitors from all parts of the state, as well as New York, …

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Connecticut Launches Tourism Campaign | Addicted to CT news

CT Visit Website Credit: Contributed / Screenshot / CT.gov Governor Ned Lamont announced Thursday that Connecticut is launching a $3 million tourism campaign called “Find Your Vibe.” “Connecticut is an exciting place that offers all kinds of experiences and the ‘Find Your Vibe’ campaign captures that in a way we’ve …

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Financial comparison: Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG) and The Seibels Bruce Group (OTCMKTS: SBBG)

Seibels Bruce Group (OTCMKTS: SBBG – Get Rating) and Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) are both small cap finance companies, but which is the better company? We’ll compare the two companies based on their risk strength, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, and earnings. Institutional and insider …

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CT Launches $3M “Find Your Vibe” Summer Tourism Campaign

Governor Ned Lamont on Thursday announced a $3 million campaign to boost tourism in Connecticut after it declined during the pandemic. The “Find Your Vibe” campaign will run all summer. Lamont said the ad should reach a wide audience. The campaign will also include in-flight advertisements, digital billboards in New …

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West Haven Veterans Museum Holds Remembrance Ceremony

Written by Michael P. Walsh WEST HAVEN, CT — The West Haven Veterans Museum and Learning Center will hold a remembrance ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday. The museum, off Sawmill Road at 30 Hood Terrace, will honor the memory of board members Frank Carrano, Gordon Bergman and Alyce Benson. Carrano …

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Museum Makeover grant funds a more diverse view of Trumbull’s story

TRUMBULL – There’s a lot about Trumbull’s history that people don’t know. Nancy Fisher, president of the Trumbull Historical Society, said it was important to correct this. “There are definitely untold stories and stories that haven’t really been publicized a lot,” Fisher said. “People don’t realize that we had slaves …

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Florida tourism booms ahead of Memorial Day weekend

MIAMI (AP) — Tourists have returned to Florida in numbers that exceed pre-pandemic levels. Miami International Airport officials are predicting the “busiest Memorial Day weekend ever,” according to a press release sent Monday. Passenger traffic at the airport has increased by 17% in the last 30 days, compared to the …

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The Bristol Press – Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce announces three new additions to its staff

BRISTOL — The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce announced three new additions to their staff on Monday, hiring a director of membership development, a director of marketing and an events manager. Cindy Bombard, president and CEO of the Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce, said Andrew LaForge has been hired as …

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Connecticut’s first African-American history museum contains artifacts from a painful past, but also moments of hope

Twenty-one years after Jeffrey Fletcher inherited his mother’s vast and unique collection of artifacts depicting his growing up years in the racially repressive South, he finally found a place where he could present it to the public. You might wonder why the Ruby and Calvin Fletcher Museum of African American …

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New Britain Herald – Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce announces three new additions to its staff

BRISTOL — The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce announced three new additions to their staff on Monday, hiring a director of membership development, a director of marketing and an events manager. Cindy Bombard, president and CEO of the Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce, said Andrew LaForge has been hired as …

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Four outside agencies to promote tourism in South Dakota

RAPID CITY, SD (AP) — Four advertising agencies, all located outside of South Dakota, have been selected to work together to promote the state’s tourism industry. Karsh Hagan, Love Communications, Lou Hammond Group and Two by Four were chosen after a single South Dakota agency bid for the partnership. The …

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Connecticut Trolley Museum Summer Events Planned

EAST WINDSOR, CT – A number of events are planned this summer at the Connecticut Trolley Museum. A partial list includes: June 19 – Father’s Day Behind-the-Scenes Tour and Guest Biker Day Tour – “Behind the Scenes” will give visitors the opportunity to see some of the ongoing restoration projects …

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Community members celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail by cycling to work

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – Friday is National Bike to Work Day and people are enjoying the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail. They also stop on the way to celebrate a very important date. ”We are also celebrating the 200and anniversary of the Farmington Canal, which was officially chartered here in …

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Simmons Collection of Postwar American Prints Highlighted at St. Louis Museum of Art

Edward Ruscha, American, born in 1937; “SHIP”, 1986; lithograph; sheet: 45 inches x 33 9/16 inches, framed: 52 1/2 x 41 5/16 inches; Saint Louis Art Museum, gift of Ted L. and Maryanne Ellison Simmons; and funds donated by the Marian Cronheim Trust for Prints and Drawings, Museum Purchase, Friends …

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With the return of tourism, can we make it more responsible?

An estimated 120 million jobs have been lost in the tourism sector during the pandemic, according to the UN, and earlier this month General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid called for rebuilding the sector tourism world – but in a more sustainable way than the pre-pandemic reality. Because while tourism can …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG) cut to fit at StockNews.com

Wealth Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get an Appraisal) was downgraded by StockNews.com from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report released Thursday. Other stock analysts have also recently published research reports on the company. TheStreet upgraded Heritage Insurance from a ‘c-‘ rating to a ‘d+’ rating …

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Connor Joe, Robert Stephenson on Asian American Heritage

This story is taken from Thomas Harding’s Rockies Beat newsletter. To read the full newsletter, Click here. And subscribe to receive it regularly in your inbox. Model status has snuck up on frontman Connor Joe. But this month, which is celebrated as Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, there …

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Mariam Issoufou Kamara will design a museum and a cultural center in Senegal

In Wolof, a language spoken in Senegal, Bet-bi means “eye”. From 2025, Bet-bi will also refer to a new museum and community center built near the historic town of Kaolack, Senegal, when that open their doors. Comprising exhibition spaces, community rooms and a library, the nearly 3,300 square foot museum …

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Weekly analyst rating updates for Heritage Insurance (HRTG)

Wealth insurance (NYSE: HRTG) recently received a number of price target changes and rating updates: 05/11/2022 – Heritage Insurance has been upgraded by StockNews.com analysts from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. 04/05/2022 – Heritage Insurance has been downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a ‘buy’ rating …

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Short-term stake in Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG) increases 28.4%

Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) was the target of a sharp rise in short-term interest in April. As of April 30, there was short interest totaling 889,200 shares, an increase of 28.4% from the April 15 total of 692,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading …

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East Haven hosts Italian-American Heritage Parade, for the first time since 2015

EAST HAVEN, CT – It’s been seven years since East Haven hosted the parade that honors Italian-American heritage. That changes on October 9. Since 2003, the parade has grown into a regional event held on a rotational basis among six communities in the region, including East Haven, Hamden, West Haven, …

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Museum Makeover Grant Helps Renew 15 Connecticut Exhibits

The program, titled “Museum Makeover,offers recipients up to $3,000 plus free visits from museum curators to develop a plan to improve certain areas of the museums and the visitor experience, according to a press release. “Helping these institutions know how to share other stories is also very important to us,” …

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Sunshine State sets tourism record in first quarter

Florida drew record numbers of tourists in the first three months of 2022, surpassing totals from similar quarters before the COVID-19 pandemic rocked the hospitality and leisure industry. Visit Florida, the state’s tourism marketing agency, released information on Friday showing that 35.98 million people visited the state between early January …

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Hello Kashmir: The Valley is experiencing a tourism boom : The Tribune India

Rohit Bhan and Samaan Lateef LONG queues of tourists at Srinagar airport, crowded restaurants, families waiting their turn at Dal Lake shikara boarding points, couples posing in traditional dress at Nishat Bagh, bustling markets, fully occupied hotels – Kashmir is back in the big league of tourism, with a bang. …

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Growing farms through agrotourism; grant to strengthen

PRESTON, Conn. (WTNH) – Half a million dollars is being distributed to 33 farms across the state. The grants are intended to strengthen the economic viability of Connecticut farmers and agricultural cooperatives. Although not a grant recipient, a Connecticut farm is thriving thanks to agritourism. Gorgeous yellow, pink, purple and …

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The Bristol Press – United Way of West Central Connecticut turns 100

BRISTOL — United Way of West Central Connecticut is celebrating 100 years of supporting nonprofits in the region this year, starting with a “community chest dinner” on June 3. “We are thrilled to celebrate 100 years of serving the community,” said Donna Osuch, president and CPO of United Way of …

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Heritage Foundation preservation winners include a wide variety of individuals, organizations | Brentwood homepage

The 2022 Preservation Award winners were announced recently at the Heritage Foundation of Williamson County’s Fifth Annual Preservation Symposium at the Williamson County Enrichment Center, according to a statement. For 46 years, as part of its nonprofit mission, the Heritage Foundation has recognized preservation projects and individuals who have made …

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Historic Deerfield Holding First Sheep on the Street Heritage Breed Sheep Weekend to Highlight How Sheep Shaped New England Crafts and Culture | The scene

Heritage Breed Sheep Weekend to highlight how sheep have shaped New England trades and culture DEERFIELD, Mass. – Historic Deerfield is hosting its first annual Sheep on the Street event this weekend from Friday, May 13 through Sunday, May 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. This Heritage …

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CCSU Softball Field – Central Connecticut State Blue Devils

USCC softball field The CCSU softball field opened in 2010 when the school renovated the Blue Devils baseball and softball fields. The pitch features state-of-the-art turf as well as separate enclosures for both teams. Batting cages are located on the straight of the field, with spectator seating located in several …

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Shahka Lokhmahs Traditional Armenian cookies from the Armenian Museum website

Granulated sugar Preparation: With an electric mixer, mix the butter and egg yolk until they are very creamy. Add the vanilla and mix until well blended. Add the sifted powdered sugar and mix again. At this point, add the finely ground pecans or toasted walnuts and stir until completely incorporated …

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Tourism rebound boosts Italian Nexi’s revenue and profits – Metro US

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Italian payments group Nexi is pictured inside its headquarters in Milan MILAN (Reuters) – Italian payments group Nexi on Thursday remained on its outlook for 2022 after reporting a 7.1% rise in first-quarter revenue as the resumption of tourist flows led to “higher impact” transactions. …

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Valley Forge Tourism and Philadelphia Premium Outlets team up for new art installation

Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board’s Arts Montco brand has announced a new installation that celebrates diverse Montgomery County visual artists at the region’s premier shopping destination, Philadelphia Premium Outlets, located in Limerick, Pennsylvania. The large-scale exhibit, which is located near Columbia Factory Store, Aeropostale, Francesca Collections and Polo Ralph …

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Mattatuck Museum Announces Summer Art Exhibits

WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum announces three new summer exhibitions. Shipwrecks: Duty of Memory and The Garden, open May 22; Mystery & Benevolence: Masonic and Odd Fellow Folk Art, opens May 29. These exhibits offer a variety of subjects ranging from photographs of derelict ships around the world, to abstract …

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The Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury organizes events and activities

WATERBURY — The Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main St., announces its calendar of activities and events for the month of June. For more information and to register, visit mattmuseum.org or call 203-753-0381 x130. Visitors who prefer contactless payment can call and reserve their ticket in advance. Based on the recent …

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Turning tourism and travelogues into murder mysteries

By WAYNE D. KING, NH Secrets, Legends and Lore In 42 years, Mark Okrant has gone from academic to guru of tourist research to author of detective novels. Mark Okrant has spent the past 42 years in New Hampshire teaching tourism management and establishing and then maintaining the role of …

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Tourism and economic agencies join forces to market Orlando

It’s an idea that seems almost as compatible as Mickey and Minnie. Take the tens of millions of tourists who plan to visit Central Florida’s theme parks every year and sell them on the virtues of moving their businesses or businesses to the area. In the half-century that Orlando has …

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Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG) Expected to Report Quarterly Sales of $156.86 Million

Equity research analysts expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) to report revenue of $156.86 million for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts released earnings estimates for Heritage Insurance. The highest sales estimate is $162.74 million and the lowest is $150.97 million. Heritage Insurance reported sales …

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Jamaican Minister of Tourism, Ed Bartlett, inducted into the Global Travel Hall of Fame – English version

The Honorable Edmund Bartlett, Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, has become the first Caribbean tourism leader to be inducted into the prestigious Global Travel Hall of Fame. It was presented with honor by The Travel Corporation, CEO, Brett Tollman at the Chesterfield Hotel in London. Minister Bartlett is the first Caribbean …

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Experts discuss protecting cultural heritage amid war in Ukraine and climate change – ARTnews.com

The war in Ukraine and the imminent threat of climate change have placed the issue of safeguarding cultural heritage at the center of discussions among arts and culture professionals. On Saturday, the New York edition of TEFAF, Europe’s leading art fair, presented a panel discussion devoted to the subject under …

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‘a great legacy to live on’

GREENWICH — About 90 years ago, the Greenwich Historical Society began. In honor of its anniversary, townspeople are invited to learn more about Greenwich, from its first settlers to its distinct neighborhoods. Speaking at the first public gathering of members of the new non-profit organization at the Old Greenwich Library …

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Analysts expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG) to report EPS of $0.15

Wall Street analysts expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) to report earnings of $0.15 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts released earnings estimates for Heritage Insurance. The highest EPS estimate is $0.20 and the lowest is $0.09. Heritage Insurance reported earnings …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) Reports Quarterly Earnings and Beats Expectations of $1.28 per EPS

Heritage Insurance Inc (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) released its quarterly results on Thursday. The insurance provider reported ($1.15) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.13 per ($1.28), MarketWatch Earnings reports. Heritage Insurance posted a negative return on equity of 3.56% and a negative net margin …

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Historic Dutch Colonial finds a buyer in no time

Built in the early 1700s by a man named Hezekiah Portera historic Dutch Colonial in Connecticut is now on the market for $389,000. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and known as the Charles H. Curtis House, the residence of Southbury has had a number of notable occupants …

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Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.06 (NYSE: HRTG)

Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 5, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 14 will receive a dividend of 0.06 per share from the insurer on Tuesday, July 5. This represents a dividend of $0.24 on an annualized basis …

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Could New Jersey see an increase in cannabis tourism? Industry leaders say it has the potential to be a billion dollar industry

May 07, 2022, 02:29Updated 6 hours ago By: News 12 Staff With recreational marijuana now legal in the state, could New Jersey see an increase in cannabis-related tourism? While the Garden State may not see activities like cannabis yoga classes anytime soon, it could see consumer lounges. Cannabis insiders say …

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Cannabis tourism: 5 things you need to know before planning a trip

eldadcarin/Getty Images/iStockphoto Every time an industry starts making a lot of money, you can bet it will spawn other mini-industries. Such is the case with legal cannabis, which has now grown enough to spawn its own cannabis tourism industry. Discover: How to become rich with a normal jobMore: 6 Bad …

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The Bruce Museum features journalist Bob Ward speaking about the 1990 Gardner Museum robbery

GREENWICH, Conn. – On the night of March 18, 1990, two men in police uniforms arrived at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. Over the next 81 minutes, they kidnapped and then fled with 13 priceless pieces of art. More than 30 years later, the question arises again: are …

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Washington Museum featuring a program on the ecology of Lake Waramaug

WASHINGTON — The Gunn Historical Museum will present a guest lecture “How the Lake Waramaug Task Force Brought the Lake Back from the Shore” with Sean Hayden, executive director of the Lake Waramaug Task Force, at 6:30 p.m. May 16 on Zoom. From the Gunn Historical Museum: Historically, Lake Waramaug …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) downgraded by TheStreet

Wealth Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get an Appraisal) was downgraded by equity researchers at TheStreet from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a report released on Tuesday, reports TheStreetRatingsTable. HRTG has been the subject of a number of other reports. StockNews.com downgraded Heritage Insurance from a “buy” rating …

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Sullivan Catskills Visitors Association Celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week

MONTICELLO – 21stst The annual Tailgate Pamphlet Swap Event hosted by the Sullivan Catskills Visitors Association is being held from 3.30pm to 6.30pm today (Wednesday May 4) at the Forestburgh Playhouse in Forestburgh. Local business representatives gather outside the performance hall to exchange brochures, literature and information about their organization. …

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Culinary Tourism Market to Hit US$4,530.9 Billion by 2032 – Comprehensive IMF Research Report

Culinary tourism market NEWARK, NEWARK, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, May 4, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — According to Future Market Insights (IMF), the culinary tourism market is expected to grow at a CAGR of approximately 16.6% during the forecast period of 2022 and 2032. Travelers are rethinking the consequences of their consumption, …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) downgraded by StockNews.com to “Hold”

StockNews.com cut shares by Wealth Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get an Appraisal) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report released Tuesday morning. Separately, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Heritage Insurance from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a price target of $7.00 on the …

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Met Gala brings in record $17.4 million, museum says

Kacey Musgraves attends the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating the opening of the exhibit ‘In America: An Anthology of Fashion’ on Monday, May 2, 2022 in New York City. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)Evan Agostini/Evan Agostini/Invision/AP NEW YORK (AP) — All that “golden glamour” has brought real …

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Horse-drawn carriages, steam trains and monorail: the Transit Museum explores the Bronx’s rich transit history in the Grand Central Gallery exhibit

A small new exhibit at the New York Transit Museum’s gallery in Grand Central Terminal explores the history of the Bronx and how the borough has been shaped by waves of transit development. “Building The Bronx” charts three and a half centuries of transportation in the borough, from horse-drawn carriages …

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Youth learn outdoor skills on Heritage Day | Western Colorado

Country the United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic …

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Woman credited with proposing to designate Asian heritage month as part of organization with Hudson Valley ties

May 02, 2022, 9:45 p.m.Updated 7 hours ago By: Jonathan Gordon The woman credited with first proposing the idea of ​​designating Asian Heritage Month in America was part of an organization that has a still-operating chapter in the Hudson Valley. Jeanie Jew was on staff for upstate Rep. Frank Horton …

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On Dartmouth’s Christian Heritage – The Dartmouth Review

Dartmouth’s only religious building, now closed for two years due to ‘ventilation’ issues. Photo courtesy of Daderot via Wikimedia Commons. Reflecting on the Easter season, I thought it appropriate to spend some time discussing the College’s Christian heritage. Over Easter, I had the pleasure of participating in many celebrations of …

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JPM downgrades Thailand due to waning tourism recovery and deteriorating macro conditions – Metro US

(Reuters) – JP Morgan analysts downgraded Thailand’s stock rating on Monday, citing a slow recovery in the tourism industry due to rising inflation and a rise in COVID cases -19 in China. JPM said the tourism industry in Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy is facing several headwinds, including soaring global inflation …

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The museum is the next chapter in the cottage story linked to the spy ring, George Washington

A Port Jefferson home linked to the spy ring that helped George Washington track British troop movements during the Revolutionary War will reopen next month as a full-time museum, officials have said. Drowned Meadow Cottage, the 18th century home of Culper spy ring member Phillips Roe, will open its doors …

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HRC Celebrates Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month

The Human Rights Campaign celebrates and honors Asian American and Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month this year by raising the voices of those who live at the intersection of LGBTQ+ and AANHPI identities. We aim to shine a light on the joy, power and resilience of the AANHPI community through a …

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Smithsonian Museum exhibits portrait competition winner and runners-up – Royal Examiner

WASHINGTON — Maryland earlier this month became the 10th state to create a paid family and medical leave program for workers, but Congress appears no closer to enacting similar legislation.The closest federal lawmakers to revising family and medical leave policy came last fall when Democrats called for improvements to the …

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Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG) vs. Lemonade (NYSE:LMND) Direct Survey

Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) and Lemonade (NYSE:LMND – Get Rating) are both small cap finance companies, but which business is superior? We’ll compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends. Profitability This table compares the net …

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Arts playlist: the new director of the Biggs Museum

Delaware Public Media’s Kelli Steele interviews new Biggs Museum director Micheal Dudich Dudich is no stranger to the Biggs, having served as a director of Biggs for the past five years, a role he says gives him insight into the 28-year-old nonprofit and its leadership. “I think from a visionary …

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House Committee to Investigate Tourism Department’s Dealings with Swadley’s Bar-BQ

A House Select Committee will investigate the potential misuse of taxpayer dollars by the Oklahoma Department of Tourism and Recreation. The now-cancelled contract between the Oklahoma Department of Tourism and Recreation and Swadley’s Bar-BQ is the subject of an investigation to be conducted by a House Special Investigative Committee that …

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Global Tourism Awards Announce Global Winners for 2022

World Tourism Awards Logo The Global Tourism Awards announce the global winners for the year 2022. Entrants come from over 50 countries and nominees and winners come from all regions DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, April 29, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The Global Tourism Awards announce the global winners for the year …

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Westport hosts AAPI Heritage Month

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month begins on Sunday – and AAPI Westport is ready. With a full range of activities, the group invites all residents to learn, connect and celebrate together. Kicking off AAPI Heritage Month at Saugatuck Sweets on Monday, May 2 (4:30-6 p.m.). Receive a discount on …

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GOPIO seeks to connect with Native American scholars in central Connecticut

INDICA News Desk- Indian American and Indian scholars from Quinnipiac, Yale, the University of Connecticut and the University of New Haven came together for the first time on a pan-Indian platform in a meet and greet program April 22 at the Clarion Hotel in Hamden, Connecticut. The event was organized …

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New Connecticut Museum Highlights the Beauty, Struggles and History of the Sikh Community – Hartford Courant

Swaranjit Singh Khalsa, a newly elected councilor from Norwich, takes his duty to represent the people of the city seriously. He takes his ethnic and religious heritage even more seriously. He is a Sikh, born in New Delhi and raised in Punjab after a genocidal purge made life in the …

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UN tourism body suspends Russia’s membership, Moscow says it is quitting – Reuters

MADRID (Reuters) – The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) voted to suspend Russia’s membership following its invasion of Ukraine with immediate effect on Wednesday in a largely symbolic move, shortly after that Moscow announced to the agency that it had decided to resign. “The message is clear: actions will …

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CMA receives Visit Canton/ArtsinStark grant for cultural tourism

The Canton Museum of Art (CMA) is pleased to announce that the Museum has received Visit Canton / ArtsInStark cultural tourism grants to support its Spring and Fall exhibitions for 2022. CMA is part of the marketing efforts of the cultural tourism from Visit Canton since the program’s inception in …

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In parts of central Connecticut, the price of a boiling real estate market will be hefty property tax bills – Hartford Courant

With soaring real estate prices comes a downside for some Connecticut homeowners this summer: soaring tax assessments. In communities that completed reassessments last fall, owners of some properties should prepare for steeply higher property tax bills. The impact varies by city or town, and generally businesses and some homeowners will …

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Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum Unveils New Permanent Exhibit: A Century of Dolls

On Wednesday, May 25, 2022, 12 p.m.the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum located at 295 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT, will open a new permanent exhibit curated by Museum Consultant Stacey Danielson title, A century of dolls, presenting the Museum’s collections of antique and vintage dolls and toys. Admission to the exhibition is …

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Bartlett will lead a global tourism marketing blitz

Buoyed by the rapid recovery of Jamaica’s tourism industry from the devastating fallout from COVID-19, Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett and a team were due to depart the island on Friday for a global marketing tour to boost visitor arrivals . Based on current arrival figures, the Minister of Tourism predicts …

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The Stamford Museum & Nature Center offers a special program for neurodiverse children

The Stamford Museum & Nature Center hosts “Animals for All,” a series of free programs designed exclusively for neurodiverse children and their families. Two different program formats are offered: Heckscher Farm Open Nights, which allow families to visit the Heckscher Farm after hours at their own pace and on command, …

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Comparison of Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ:CINF) and Heritage Insurance (NYSE:HRTG)

Cincinnati Financial (NASDAQ: CINF – Get Rating) and Heritage Insurance (NYSE: HRTG – Get Rating) are both finance companies, but which is the best investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, valuation and earnings. Valuation and benefits …

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East Haven Kickoff Dinner in Support of the Italian American Heritage Parade

EAST HAVEN — A launch dinner at Silver Sands Beach Club will raise funds for this year’s Italian-American Heritage Parade, officials said. The party will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on May 26 at the club’s Beachside restaurant and will include a buffet dinner, coffee, dessert, door …

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Town of Stonington: Stanton-Davis Farm Museum

April 21, 2022 – 10:12 p.m. We recently had the privilege of spending time at the Stanton-Davis Homestead Museum, located at the intersection of Osbrook Point Road and Greenhaven Road. The farm is the oldest house in Stonington, dating from 1670. It was built by Thomas Stanton, one of the …

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Local tourism leaders lobby lawmakers for more funding

ST. CLOUD — As state lawmakers return to Capitol Hill after the Easter recess, members of the tourism industry are lobbying legislative leaders to help rebuild the industry. Rachel Thompson is the executive director of Visit Greater St. Cloud and the public policy chair of the Association of Convention and …

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The Bristol Press – United Way of West Central Connecticut Hosts Pop-Up Food Drive

BRISTOL — United Way of West Central Connecticut held a pop-up food drive Thursday to benefit local food pantries, citing the need to address rising poverty levels in the area. During the ride, volunteer Lynn Reyburn sorted through a donation basket filled with items including applesauce, corn flakes, cooking oil …

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Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. invests in battery recycling

ELGIN, Ill –Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. (Nasdaq: HCCI), a leading provider of parts cleaning, hazardous and non-hazardous waste, used oil refining, antifreeze recycling and service in the field primarily focused on small and medium-sized businesses, today announced an investment in its battery recycling partner, HBR Retriev Holdco, LLC (Retriev), through its …

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New Law Allows Northern MS Counties to Improve Tourism Along the Tallahatchie River | state government

Country the United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic …

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Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG) Expected to Report Quarterly Sales of $153.74 Million

Brokers expect Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HRTG – Get Rating) to report sales of $153.74 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts made earnings estimates for Heritage Insurance. The lowest sales estimate is $141.01 million and the highest is $166.46 million. Heritage Insurance reported sales of $147.24 …

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Rarely exhibited pieces among 80 artifacts the Danbury Museum will showcase for its 80th anniversary

DANBURY — To celebrate its 80th anniversary, the Danbury Museum & Historical Society will present a new exhibit this summer to highlight the city’s long and varied history. The Danbury (Re)Discovered exhibition – which opens in June – will feature 80 artifacts, collected by the museum over the past eight …

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Cyprus, dependent on tourism, abolishes virus tests for most travelers

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cypriot authorities on Monday eased travel to the eastern Mediterranean island nation as the summer tourist season kicks off by waiving the need to take any COVID-19 tests before boarding a flight or leaving. the arrival. Under the new regulations, only unvaccinated people who have not …

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How Central Connecticut baseball coach Charlie Hickey used a unique approach to create rotation

NEW BRITAIN — Charlie Hickey’s most recent milestone, 700 career wins, came Thursday as the Central Connecticut baseball team defeated Sacred Heart in Bridgeport. A day earlier, Hickey, in his 23rd year at Central and 26th as a college head coach, sat in the third base dugout at CCSU Baseball …

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Maine Coast Heritage Trust Expands Staff – Knox County VillageSoup

ROCKPORT — Maine Coast Heritage Trust, a statewide land conservation organization, has added new staff to its reserves at Aldermere Farm at 20 Russell Ave. and Erickson Fields at 164 West St., both in Rockport. Calder Gladstone took over as MCHT’s agricultural program coordinator on March 14. It will support …

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The engine of sports tourism in Las Vegas is revving up with new teams, facilities and events attracting visitors from around the world.

ap images In less than six years, Las Vegas has spawned three major league teams and three minor league teams, as well as two stadiums and two arenas, which collectively added 104,000 seats to the city’s inventory of entertainment venues and 1.5 million additional annual ticket sales. Those with skin …

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New Britain Herald – Central Connecticut Health District’s ‘Walk This May’ contest is being held for those in Berlin, Newington; here’s how to participate

It’s almost time to represent your city in a healthy and fun competition. The Central Connecticut Health District (CCHD) will kick off its 7th annual walking competition May 1 and wrap it up May 31. “Are you all ready to ‘Walk This May’?!” the staff said in an announcement about …

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Easter flowers, Heritage Hotel egg hunt, karaoke and more!

VFW Easter Flower Sale04/14/2022 and 04/16/2022 | 8h00-16h00 The most beautiful sale of flowers. Organizer: VFW Post 1607. Click for event details. Collection of household hazardous waste and paint04/16/2022 | 8h00-14h00 A household hazardous waste and paint collection day will take place at Ansonia Public Works. Organizers: Naugatuck Valley Council …

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Maine’s tourism industry rebounds from pandemic, but challenges remain

Tourists fill a sidewalk at Old Orchard Beach last July. Brianna Soukup/staff photographer Maine’s tourism industry rebounded from the pandemic slump last year, with huge numbers of summer visitors and $1 billion more in spending than two years ago. Even with near-record visits and massive spending, Maine’s critical summer tourism …

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Connecticut Museum promised works by Picasso, Homer, Wyeth | Connecticut News

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut museum says it has been promised an “unprecedented” private collection of European and American art, including works by well-known painters like Pablo Picasso, Mary Cassatt, Winslow Homer, Edward Hopper and Andrew Wyeth and sculptors Henry Moore and Alberto Giacometti. An anonymous couple from Greenwich …

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Mississippi Governor Declares April Confederate Heritage Month for Third Consecutive Year

For the third year in a row, Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves quietly signed a proclamation declaring April Confederate Heritage Month, a controversial tradition that has been practiced by many of his Democratic and Republican predecessors in the southern state. The proclamation, which was not posted on the governor’s official social …

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Jim Herman at RBC Heritage: Live Stream, TV Channel | April 14-17 – How to watch and stream major league and college sports

June 27, 2021; Cromwell, Connecticut, USA; Jim Herman plays his shot on the third hole during the final round of the Travelers Championship golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: Vincent Carchietta – USA TODAY Sports Jim Herman hits the ties in the 2022 RBC Heritage April 14-17 after a 71st-place finish at …

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Representation Matters: Arab American Heritage Month

“We are a strongly stereotyped group of people, and that is often negative. We must work to change this narrative by teaching and embracing the diversity of Arabs.—Nadine El-Awar, United Teachers Los Angeles “Representation is important to me on an individual level because people like me have made a difference …

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Heritage’s New 2022 Citrus Re Catalytic Bond Priced Above Expectations

Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc., headquartered in Florida but nationwide, has now secured its new catastrophe bond Citrus Re Ltd. (series 2022-1) with an initial amount of $100 million, but with prices now set above the initial range.This is the latest signal on the pricing of wind-exposed reinsurance protection in the …

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Spain probes private taxidermy museum with 1,000 animals

April 10, 2022Updated: April 10, 2022 08:36 1of5In this photo provided by the Spanish Civil Guard and made available on Sunday, April 10, 2022, the Civil Guard check stuffed animals in Betera, Spain. Spain’s Civil Guard said it was investigating a businessman in the eastern Valencia region who had a …

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Mexican Navy to manage tourism in converted island prison

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A small archipelago off the Pacific coast of Mexico that was home to an island penal colony is finalizing preparations to receive tourists. Getting to Islas Marias, however, is currently a challenge for even the heaviest tourist: a 4-hour boat ride through often choppy waters. But …

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The Palestine Museum of the CT will be presented at the Venice Biennale

When the international Venice Biennale, an international art exhibit in its 59th year, opens later this month, a relatively new Connecticut museum will be there too. His very presence is a statement. It’s the Palestine Museum United States in Woodbridge, founded in 2018 by Faisal Saleh as the only museum …

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Heritage’s Citrus Re 2022-1 Catalytic Bond Sees Price Rise

The new catastrophe bond transaction Citrus Re Ltd. (Series 2022-1) sponsored by Florida-headquartered but nationwide P&C insurer Heritage Insurance Holdings, Inc. saw its price forecast rise above the initial range, may bring back Artemis.This is the latest sign that catastrophe bond funds and investors are demanding a minimum level of …

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AHA News: Traditional dances combine music, movement, heritage and health – Consumer Health News

THURSDAY, April 7, 2022 (American Heart Association News) — Anyone who’s twisted, hustled, boot-scooted, or learned to do the Dougie knows that dancing can be more than just a fun way to spend a Saturday night. But when music and movement connect someone with their heritage, it can give a …

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New Britain Herald – New Britain Museum of American Art holds symposium on sustainable tourism and hospitality

@Hooks_Ciara NEW BRITAIN – The New Britain Museum of American Art is hosting the 15th Annual Global Symposium on Environmental Sustainability, in partnership with Central Connecticut State University, on Thursday, April 14. The symposium centered on sustainable tourism and hospitality will be a one-day event consisting of several information sessions …

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Middletown Military Museum celebrates 20 years with fundraising dinner

The Greater Middletown Military Museum, celebrating 20 years in business, is hosting an anniversary dinner on April 23 at the Sons of Italy in Middletown. Greater Middletown Military Museum / Photo Added MIDDLETOWN — The Greater Middletown Military Museum will be celebrating 20 years in business at a fundraising dinner …

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MetroWest Visitors Bureau Receives $99,000 Tourism Recovery Grant

Bellingham – The MetroWest Visitors Bureau (MWVB) announced today, April 5, that it has received $99,000 from the Massachusetts Bureau of Travel and Tourism (MOTT) under the Travel and Tourism Recovery Grant Program . This grant will help fund the Bureau’s new “We Are MetroWest” campaign, designed to showcase the …

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1774 Phillis Wheatley Letter admonishing slavery joins museum collection

the American Revolution Museum in Philadelphia recently acquired an original from April 1, 1774 Connecticut Journal newspaper reprinting a letter from the recently freed poet Phillis Wheatley to the Mohegan Indian poet and Presbyterian minister, the Reverend Samson Occom. The letter highlights the contradiction between the ideals invoked at the …

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Sustainable fashion in Victorian America on May 19

While popular historical dramas such as Bridgerton and Dickinson have recently sparked public interest in period costumes, and Eco fashion is currently in fashion A topic of discussion among consumers and fashion industry professionals, the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum will explore the philosophy of 19th century recycling with a new costume …

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Bill Hensley obituary: North Carolina tourism sports official dies at 96

Bill Hensley pictured with his beloved typewriter. It was “his greatest tool”, said his son Bruce Hensley. Provided by Bruce Hensley When Bill Hensley died, he left his family a list of people to call with the news. “I called several of them,” his son Bruce told the Observer, “and …

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The Day – CG Museum Follies, continued…

Paul Choinière’s column (“Planned Coast Guard Museum? Count me as excited”, May 20) is insulting to the overwhelming number of people who have opposed and continue to oppose the location and design of the National Coast Guard Museum. Somehow I missed the routine elements of public discourse – discussion, debate, …

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Hawaii sees tourism return as pandemic concerns ease

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii’s tourism industry is starting to see a rebound as people return to travel and coronavirus concerns ease. Data from the state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism shows domestic arrivals in March were comparable to 2019 levels, Hawaii News Now reported Friday. A record 10 …

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Mattatuck Museum Celebrates Director’s 10th Anniversary

WATERBURY – The Mattatuck Museum is celebrating Bob Burns’ 10th anniversary as museum director. “Under Burns’ leadership, the Mattatuck Museum has been reinvigorated and transformed into a cultural destination, becoming an economic engine and lifeblood of the city,” the members said in a statement. “He renewed his commitment to partnerships …

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Visit Florida Tourism Marketing Partnership Costs to Rise

Visit Florida is raising rates for its tourism marketing partners for the first time in 15 years, with the changes expected to stay in place for at least a few years, officials said this week. Visit Florida, the state’s public-private tourism marketing agency, will pursue the changes over the coming …

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