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Posts for November 2010

Belleayre Opening for the 2010-2011 Skiing and Riding Season This Weekend

Nov 23, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

belleayrelogo1.jpgHighmount, N.Y. - Temperatures in Highmount are dropping into the 20s at night which is good weather for snowmaking at Belleayre as the mountain prepares to open for the 2010-2011 skiing and riding season this weekend after the Thanksgiving holiday. People are getting their gear tuned up in anticipation of hitting the slopes as Belleayre gets ready to open its doors for the 61st season of ...

Celebrate Thanksgiving with Vintage Hudson Valley

Nov 19, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

vintage-hudson-valley-thanksgiving.JPGHudson Valley, N.Y. - Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Why not take advantage of the wonderful holiday dinners offered by Vintage Hudson Valley's award-winning chefs? Host your family feast at one of our member restaurants, and relax! This year, enjoy a spectacular holiday meal, and spend quality time with family and friends at the same ...

Great Guns!

Nov 19, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!Wilmington, N.Y. - They're making snow at Whiteface Mountain, getting ready for opening, Friday Nov. 26 (conditions permitting). Snowmaking guns have been full out since Thursday, Nov. 18, blowing snow on Excelsior, Upper Valley, Lower Valley and Fox.Opening day lift tickets for skiers and riders are $57 for adults, $47 for teens and seniors and $34 for juniors and skiers 70+. These prices will ...

Rock, Rattle & Drum This New Year’s Eve!

Nov 19, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

healing-winds.gifAlbany, N.Y. - Come stomp, dance, sing and shake your "tailfeathers" on New Year's Eve and weekend at the Rock, Rattle & Drum New Year's Eve Pow Wow and Celebration 2010-2011 in the beautiful Grand Ballroom at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Albany's City Center. The event honors and recognizes the original people of this land by celebrating American Indian tradition, heritage, music, dance, ...

Golden Arrow Lakeside Resorts Receives Two Awards

Nov 18, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

Restaurant Manager Mark Corr and Executive Chef David Hunt Receiving Sante Awards from Sante Magazine for Generations Restaurant and Straight Shot Bar at the Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort in Lake Placid, New York.Generations restaurant and Straight Shot spirits program receive honors from Sante magazine Lake Placid, N.Y. - Sante, the magazine for Restaurant Professionals recently presented two distinguished Sante Awards to Generation's, the restaurant and Straight Shot, the bar at the Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort in Lake Placid, New York. Now in their 13th year, the Sante Awards recognize excellence in ...

Empire State Winter Games ON

Nov 18, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

lake-placid-adirondacks-usa.JPGLake Placid, Adirondacks USA - Officials from the Village of Lake Placid, the Town of North Elba, the Town of Wilmington, the New York State Olympic Development Authority (ORDA), the Lake Placid CVB, and the Whiteface Regional Visitors Bureau are pleased to announce that the communities will host the 2011 Empire State Winter Games. According to a statement from the New York State Department of ...

Dinosaur Attraction Slated For Upstate New York

Nov 17, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

Lester & DinoExpansion at Howe Caverns includes Dinosaur Canyon to be developed by Garner Holt Productions, Inc. Cobleskill, N.Y. (Nov. 17) - Emil Galasso, vice president and co-owner of Howe Caverns, Inc. has unveiled plans for an unprecedented new park at the world-famous Howe Caverns in Cobleskill, New York. The announcement was made today at the International Association of Amusement Parks and ...

Oneida County Tourism Names Sarah Foster as Director of Group Sales

Nov 17, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

Sarah E FosterUtica, N.Y. - Oneida County Tourism (OCT) is pleased to name Sarah E. Foster of Vernon, NY to the newly created position of Director of Group Sales. She will be responsible for strategically planning, implementing and reviewing sales programs for small meeting/conference, emerging youth and amateur sports, and group tour markets. Her other duties will include ensuring that all sales ...

Local Projects Receive Greenway Funding for Trail Projects

Nov 17, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

greenway.jpgAlbany, N.Y. - Mark Castiglione, Acting Executive Director of the Hudson River Valley Greenway is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2010 Greenway Conservancy Small Grant Program. A total of $43,850 was awarded to seven communities and organizations in the Hudson Valley.  The Greenway Conservancy Small Grant Program is an annual competitive grant funding opportunity available to ...

It's a Holiday Celebration and Everyone's invited to the 4th Annual "Lights on the River" Festival!

Nov 16, 2010 by I Love New York Staff

owego.jpgOwego, NY -- It's a holiday celebration!   All are invited to come to downtown Owego on Friday evening, December 3, from 5:30-8:30 pm.  Owego will sparkle with holiday lighting and a family festive atmosphere. Christmas lights reflecting on the river, Children's choirs, ballet dancers, barbershop quartet singers, a juggler, hot air balloon ride, alpacas to pet, an ice sculptor, horse and wagon ...

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