firstname.lastname@example.org. Special Editor's note: Some areas of the state, particularly eastern New York were heavily affected by Hurricane Irene and subsequent rain. Some attractions in these areas are closed and in certain areas non-local travel is generally not advised. We urge you to call your destination ahead for local road conditions and information about alternate routes that may be necessary to plan your trip. For further travel and traffic information visit 511ny.org. About New York State New York State features 11 beautiful vacation regions. New York's attractions span from landmarks such as Niagara Falls, to the wine trails of Hudson Valley and treasures like the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown. Whether it's wide-ranging outdoor activities for the whole family like fishing, hiking and boating, culinary wonders and farm-to-table fresh foods, or the rich history and culture of one of the 13 original colonies, New York State offers diverse activities for all travelers. For more information visit http://www.iloveny.com/. Media can find press releases and more at thebeat.iloveny.com.
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