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Posts for March 2010

Hobart Book Village to Hold 4 Week "Spring Fever" Book Sale

Mar 15, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

hobart-5th-year.jpgHobart, N.Y. - Beginning Saturday March 27th and running through Sunday April 18th the Hobart Book Village will offer a "Spring Fever Book Sale" discounting books on Spring and pleasant outdoor subjects such as gardening, bird watching, home improvement, nature, camping, hiking, travel, fashion, agriculture, etc.  These books will be available at 20% off their regular prices over the four week ...

An Eventful April in Albany

Mar 15, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

albany1.jpgAlbany, N.Y. -- Performance venues in Albany are bustling with great shows as April arrives in New York's amazing Capital City on the Hudson River. At the Palace Theatre, children of all ages will enjoy Playhouse Disney Live!  Proctor's Theatre hosts Rogers & Hammerstein's South Pacific. At the Cohoes Music Hall, Gypsy -- Stephen Sondheim's tale of a relentless stage mother -- is on the ...

U.S. Alpine Champs to Feature 2010 Olympians

Mar 11, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

orda22.jpgLake Placid, N.Y.- The 1932 and 1980 Olympic Village of Lake Placid, N.Y. is poised to welcome over a dozen Olympians later this month including three-time medalist Julia Mancuso (Olympic Valley, Calif.) and 2006 gold medalist Ted Ligety (Park City, Utah) when the 2010 U.S. Alpine Championships roll into Whiteface Mountain in nearby Wilmington, N.Y., March 20-23. Lake Placid's own Andrew ...

Partnership Clears Way For Safer Racing At Whiteface; Widening and Modifications Improve Course

Mar 11, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

Andrew Weibrecht, the 2010 Olympic men’s Super-G bronze medalist from Lake Placid, N.Y., racing at Whiteface in Wilmington, N.Y. Photo courtesy New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority.Burlington, Vt. - Athletes competing in the Super G and Giant Slalom at Whiteface in Wilmington, N.Y. will race on a much improved trail thanks, in part, to a grant from the Kelly Brush Foundation.  The foundation awarded $10,000 to the New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) for trail modifications to the race course where 50 ski races are hosted each season. At the U.S. ...

Swain Resort to Host Snowmobile Hill Drag

Mar 11, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

swain.gifSwain, N.Y. - Swain Resort will host a snowmobile hill climb on Saturday, March 20.  Black Jack Racing, in conjunction with Camoplast, brings you the Woody's-Dynoport snowmobile hill drag series.  Three-hundred horsepower sleds will race up the 650 foot hill at speeds over 100mph, in side-by-side racing action.   Racing is open to the public and spectators are welcome. After the announcement ...

The Poné Ensemble for New Music to perform at College

Mar 10, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

pone-ensemble.jpgNew Paltz, N.Y. - The distinguished Poné Ensemble for New Music will be featured in concert at 8 p.m. on March 23, in McKenna Theatre located on the campus of the State University of New York at New Paltz. Tickets at the door are $10 general admission: $8 for New Paltz faculty/staff/seniors; and $3 for students. The Poné Ensemble will perform Igor Stravinsky's L'Histoire du Soldat - a story of ...

ACCVB Develops Official 2010 Visitors Guide Celebrating Albany - An Amazing Discovery and for the First Time Presents a New Online Guide

Mar 10, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

albany.jpg125,000 Copies to Be Distributed


Albany, N.Y.  - The 2010 official Albany Visitors Guide, produced by the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACCVB), "continues to celebrate and articulate the Capital City's new brand developed in 2009: ALBANY - An Amazing Discovery," said Michele Vennard, ACCVB president and CEO.  The 2010 Guide will continue to be a glossy, full= color, ...

Celebrate the Luck of the Irish with Another Super Sunday at Whiteface

Mar 10, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

orda21.jpgWilmington, N.Y. --- It's another Super Sunday, this Sunday, March 14, at Whiteface Mountain.  Come celebrate the luck of the Irish with "Shamrock" Sunday and the Whiteface Open, being brought to you by Viking Ski Shop. Adult lift tickets for the St. Patty's Day party are just $35, teens are $30 and juniors are $25.  Registration for the Whiteface Open will be held at the guest services desk ...

Digital Designers’ Quilts at March 20-21 Great Lakes Seaway Trail Quilt Show

Mar 10, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

This “Trip to Mt. Shasta” quilt is one of 10 works Piecing with Pixels authors and digital design quilters Gudny Campbell and Sandra Hart are sending for exhibit at the March 20-21 Great Lakes Seaway Trail Quilt Show in Sackets Harbor ( Harbor, N.Y. -- "Who would think that a camera and computer are great quilting tools?" say Piecing with Pixels: Unique Quilts from Your Own Images authors Gudny Campbell and Sandra Hart. The pair is sending 10 of their digitally-designed quilted works to the March 20-21 Great Lakes Seaway Trail Quilt Show in Sackets Harbor, NY. The works feature circular patterns and pieces to fit the ...

Finger Lakes Wine Country Launches iPhone Travel “App”

Mar 10, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

travelapp-winebottles.jpgFinger Lakes Wine Country, N.Y. - Finger Lakes Wine Country, in partnership with Discovery Anywhere Mobile, proudly announces the launch of the free travel application (app) for mobile devices. The travel app allows users to have information on wineries, attractions, restaurants, accommodations, and events in Finger Lakes Wine Country while also sharing their trip on social media. The app is one ...

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