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Posts for October 2010

Whiteface/Lake Placid is the Best in 2010 SnowEast Magazine Readers Survey

Oct 29, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

whiteface-logo.jpgLake Placid, N.Y. --- Less than a month away from the start of the 2010-11 skiing and riding season at Whiteface, the accolades continue to roll in for Whiteface/Lake Placid.  On newsstands now is the November 2010 issue of SnowEast Magazine and the results of its reader survey.  The readers have spoken and more than 3,500 of them chose Whiteface, located in Wilmington, N.Y., as the East's #1 ski ...

16 Year Old Pittsford Native Jonathon Lillis Named To U.S. Freestyle Ski Team

Oct 29, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

The U.S. Freestyle Ski Team has named Pittsford native, Jonathon Lillis, to its 2011 team roster.  At 16 years old, Lillis is the youngest member of the team.Canandaigua, N.Y. - The U.S. Freestyle Ski Team has named Pittsford native, Jonathon Lillis, to its 2011 team roster.  At 16 years old, Lillis is the youngest member of the team. An avid snow sports enthusiast, Lillis, began skiing at Bristol Mountain when he was eight years old.   He progressed through the various junior development programs, that Bristol Mountain had to offer, focusing on ...

Ski Center Does Part To Help Economy

Oct 29, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

tuxedo-ridge.jpgTuxedo Park, N.Y. - The Tuxedo Ridge Ski Center, located in Sterling Forest, is hosting the 2nd Annual Pre-Ski Jamboree Ski Swap and Winter Job Fair on Saturday, November 6th and Sunday, November 7thth from 9am-3pm. The Pre-Ski Jamboree is a kick-off party that celebrates the chill that marksthe upcoming ski season.  At the Jamboree, there will be a ski swap, children's activities, live music, ...

The General Who Became King

Oct 27, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

met-sm2.gifExhibition dates:      November 16, 2010-July 4, 2011 Exhibition location:  Egyptian Art Special Exhibitions Gallery   Press preview:         Monday, November 15, 10:00 a.m. - noon New York, N.Y. - One of the most fascinating pharaohs of ancient Egypt, Haremhab (reigned ca. 1316-1302 B. C.) was a strong leader in a time of political and religious transition. As commander-in-chief of ...

Halloweeners Find Haunting and Havoc in Cayuga County

Oct 27, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

cayuga-county-tourism.JPGBewitching Entertainment! Cayuga County, N.Y. - Autumn landscapes of festive orange invite Cayuga County visitors to step out in costume this weekend to celebrate Halloween. Wells College Department of Theatre and Dance presents Washington Irving's "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow," and "Words Upon the Window-Pane," by William Butler Yeats at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 29 and 30 at Phipps Auditorium, ...

Ski, Ride and Save at Whiteface this Season

Oct 27, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

whiteface-logo.jpgSeason Pass Discounts to Expire Nov. 18 Wilmington, N.Y. --- October is coming to an end and November is just around the corner. Do you know what that means? The start of the 2010-11 skiing and riding season at Whiteface mountain, in Wilmington, N.Y., is about to begin.  The Olympic mountain is scheduled to open Friday, Nov. 26, and with programs including Super Sundays, Coca-Cola "Why Not ...

Museum of the City of New York offers Exciting Programs in November and December

Oct 25, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

museum-of-the-city-of-new-york.jpgNew York, N.Y. - The Museum of the City of New York has an exciting line-up of public programs scheduled for November and December. November & DecemberTuesday • November 2 • 6:30 PM The Spirit of America and the Japanese Diaspora in New York City By the early years of the 20th century, New York City was home to a vibrant Japanese immigrant community. Merchants, writers, community ...

Adirondack Sports & Fitness Expo, Nov. 20-21

Oct 25, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

adirondack-sports-and-fitness.JPGSaratoga Springs, N.Y. - Don't miss the Capital Region's only all-winter sports, health/fitness and travel marketplace! The third annual Adirondack Sports & Fitness Winter Expo will be on Saturday and Sunday, November 20-21, 2010 at the newly renovated Saratoga Springs City Center. The expo will have a large selection of exhibitors plus sales, demos, seminars and family activities. Attendee ...

LOTAC Tournament Encourages Stewardship of the Salmon River

Oct 25, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

lake-ontario-tributary-anglers-council.JPG‘Catch and Clean' Tournament Nov. 13 Altmar, N.Y.  -  Anglers can compete for a broad variety of high-end fishing tackle and at the same time take an active role in cleaning up the banks of the Salmon River in a unique "Catch and Clean" tournament sponsored by the Lake Ontario Tributary Anglers Council (LOTAC) Saturday, Nov. 13. Hosted by Fox Hollow Lodge at 2740 NYS Route 13, Altmar, the ...

Stargazing Night Rescheduled

Oct 25, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

The H. Lee White Marine Museum has rescheduled their Stargazing Night, which was rained out last week; on Friday, October 29, Dr. Scott Roby, Associate Professor of Astronomy at SUNY Oswego, will present “The History Of Our Constellations,” as well as information on viewing of the night sky in our area.  Professional equipment will be available for closer viewing of the cosmos from Oswego’s Historic Maritime District.  Contact the Museum for reservations or information.Oswego, N.Y. - The H Lee White Marine Museum, located in Oswego's "Historic Maritime District", is pleased to announce "Stargazers Night," which was rained out last week, has been rescheduled for 7:30 pm on Friday, October 29, 2010.  The Museum and Treasure Chest Gift Shop will be open at 7:00 pm prior to the program.  Join us for a night of stargazing, featuring Dr. Scott Roby, Associate ...
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