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Posts for July 2011

Greenest New Yorker to Visit the Thousand Islands-Seaway Region

Jul 29, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

greenheartny-logo.JPGTour include trips on region's waterways, one of I LOVE NEW YORK's Top 10 Green Destinations Albany, N.Y. - New York City resident Erik Baard, New York State's "Greenest New Yorker," will be on the road to visit the Thousand Islands-Seaway region July 29 - August 1. Baard will check out the famed waterways of the region, one of I LOVE NEW YORK's Top 10 Green Destinations, as well as visit the ...

The 2nd Annual Ogdensburg Zonta Wine & Nine Golf Tournament a fun fundraiser golfers won’t want to miss!

Jul 28, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

zonta.JPGOgdensburg, N.Y. - Calling all fun loving golfers! The Ogdensburg Area Zonta Club invites you to play in the 2nd Annual Wine & Nine Golf Tournament on Saturday, September 24, 2011 at the Saint Lawrence State Park Golf Course on Route 37. Registration times are 9am and 11:30am. As the foursomes travel the course, the golfers will experience the tastings of New York State Wine and nine holes ...

New website launched for Lake Champlain’s Adirondack Coast

Jul 28, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

lake-champlain-region.JPGLake Placid, Adirondacks USA -The Lake Placid CVB/Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) is pleased to announce the launch of the new destination website for the Lake Champlain Region. As the accredited Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) responsible for promoting Lake Placid and Essex County to the traveling public, ROOST maintains several destination websites, including ...

Had enough of the summer heat? Think Autumn - in the Lake George Area of New York's Adirondacks!

Jul 27, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

lake-george-logo-jpeg.jpgLake George, N.Y. - Enjoy a colorful blend of activities, recreation and events amidst the outstanding fall foliage that peaks in the Lake George Area in New York's Adirondacks! Meander through unique small towns and a bustling city to discover fabulous shopping, dining and charming accommodations. From farmers' markets and balloon-filled skies, to ghouls, goblins and scenic drives, music ...

'Conference of The Birds' At The Wild Center

Jul 27, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

wild-center.JPG A Family Friendly Event!  Tupper Lake, N.Y. - The Adirondack Lakes Summer Theatre Festival continues its second season with an encore performance of legendary stage director Peter Brook's provoking and exciting work performed in the Great Hall at The Wild Center in Tupper Lake, NY. After performing two sold out performances at St. Williams on Long Point, Conference of the Birds returns due to ...

Westchester County Names New Director of Tourism & Film

Jul 27, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

westchester-way.JPGWestchester County, N.Y. - County Executive Robert P. Astorino has announced a new director of tourism and film in Westchester County, New York.  Natasha Caputo, a former vice president of NYC & Company, will guide efforts to increase Westchester County's visibility in her role as Director of Westchester County Tourism & Film. "Westchester is one of the most dynamic areas to live, work ...

Local Trout Unlimited Chapter Hosts Fishing Event for Soldiers

Jul 27, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

Soldiers and their guides from the Tug Hill/Black River Chapter of Trout Unlimited gathered for a weekend of fly fishing at Douglaston Salmon Run in Pulaski, during the Project Healing Water Fly Fishing program. (Photo by Jessica Trump, Oswego County Tourism Office.)Pulaski, N.Y. - On the 3rd weekend in May of 2011, the Tug Hill/Black River Chapter of Trout Unlimited hosted an event for wounded soldiers from NY State Programs of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing. These soldiers experienced a wonderful two days of fly-fishing in a serene setting on the Douglaston Salmon Run in Pulaski, NY. Fran Verdoliva, the DEC's Salmon River Liaison, has assisted me ...

I LOVE NEW YORK Invites You to Explore Long Island on a Tankful of Gas

Jul 26, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

more-smiles1.jpgGet More Smiles Per Gallon with affordable New York State Travel Itineraries Albany, N.Y. - With a recent Quinnipiac University poll showing that New Yorkers think New York State is a great place to vacation but see the price of gas as the number one potential impediment to their summer travel, I LOVE NEW YORK's More Smiles Per Gallon campaign has just what travelers are looking for: amazing ...

Renowned Astronomer Bob Berman Journeys to the Stars at Mountain Top Arboretum on 7/30

Jul 25, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

mountaintop-arboretum.JPG"Skyman Bob" Berman will present a dazzling celestial slideshow at the Tannersville NY arboretum event. Tannersville, N.Y. - Renowned astronomer and columnist Bob Berman is presenting "A Celestial Evening with Skyman Bob", hosted by the Mountain Top Arboretum in Tannersville, NY on Saturday, July 30th at 8 p.m. Berman will journey through a slideshow examining the night sky and then take ...

Champ Day Features Hometown Hero Johnny Podres

Jul 25, 2011 by I Love New York Staff

An extensive collection of baseball memorabilia will be on display for Johnny Podres Day in Moriah. Moriah, N.Y. - The Town of Moriah will celebrate two of its hometown champs with a combined celebration of the annual Champ Day and the first annual Johnny Podres Day on August 6, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The annual Champ Day will fill Main Street Port Henry with food and craft vendors, a town-wide lawn sale, music and more to honor the famed Lake Champlain monster who is rumored to ...

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