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and more from Virginia and a governor who knows how important tourism is to this state:
[COLOR= rgb(68, 68, 68)]Gov. McDonnell Announces $800,000 in Grant Funds to Increase Tourism in Virginia's Localities http://t.co/cKnJxwy. [/COLOR]
 

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Yes! Gov Warner also supported us but Gov Kaine had no clue of the importance of the wine industry and was indifferent from what I recall.
Whoo hooo our state and city visitor's bureau are ON IT! I get better referrals from both their sites which are FREE than any others.
RIki
 

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exactly its wine as a product but tourism is big money however way you split it.
 

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"Bed and breakfast" hosts needed for dogs from Saunderton charity
Bucks Free Press
By Rebecca Cain » BECOMING a Bed and Breakfast socialiser for a dog charity seems the perfect solution for animal lovers who want a pet but worry about work commitments. And now Hearing Dogs for Deaf People, which is based in Saunderton, is appealing ...
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B&Bs not part of many Minnesota cities' fire inspections
The Republic
AP MINNEAPOLIS — The fatal fire that swept through a historic bed-and-breakfast in New Ulm last month has some B&B owners in the state asking their local fire departments for inspections. They are asking because state law does not require local fire ...
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Improvisation pays off in breakfast pie
STLtoday.com
Her day job as a nurse calls for plenty of people skills and diplomacy, but she finds more fulfillment in her moonlighting gig owning a bed-and-breakfast. "It's something I was born to do," Kenski said. "I like cooking, I like entertaining, ...
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Sheppard Mansion brings home-grown taste to the table
Washington Post
The Sheppard Mansion in Hanover, Pa., is a 100-year-old home turned bed and breakfast with a local market on the property that sells produce and meat grown by the purveyors on their farm a few miles away. The Sheppard Mansion is run by, from left, ...
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City proposal takes aim at illegal vacation rentals
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Just last year it was included in a proposal that would have removed the city's ban on bed-and-breakfast operations. Under the latest plan, a vacation rental operator would face an initial fine of up to $1000 for failing to post a permit number. ...
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Hilton New York hotel and restaurant
TheCelebrityCafe.com
Special offers that are currently available include the Hilton Bed and Breakfast, the VIP Explore NY Package, the Bloomingdale's Shoppers Package, and the Romance Package. The Hilton Bed and Breakfast Package is suitable for special occasions and ...
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Enjoy Award-Winning Dining and Ultimate Relaxation at The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas ...
MarketWatch (press release)
Packages available through the end of the year include Professional Pursuits*, Bed and Breakfast*, The Ritz-Carlton Signature Spa*, Special Occasion*, Dinner at Fearing's*, and Dine and Unwind* -- each offering overnight accommodations and exceptional ...
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Some small businesses overwhelmed by daily deal rush
CNN
The 10-guestroom bed and breakfast near Charles Town, West Virginia, listed a one-night stay on LivingSocial in March for half off the usual rate. Owner Carissa Zanella and her staff weren't waiting long for responses. "It was a mad rush," said Zanella ...
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HGTV Design Star Recap: Jersey Shore Thing
TVLine
by Michael Slezak HGTV Design Star took a road trip to the Jersey Shore this week, but I'm pleased to report no hot tubs were befouled as the nine remaining contestants joined forces to renovate four bedrooms at a violently outdated bed and breakfast. ...
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Owner hopes to raise glass for Cedar City winery
St. George Daily Spectrum
The meeting starts at 5:30 pm in the council chambers, 10 N. Main St. Where: The winery will be in a small cottage behind The Iron Gate Inn bed and breakfast at 100 N. 200 West, Cedar City. When: Construction should begin in October. ...
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Yes! Gov Warner also supported us but Gov Kaine had no clue of the importance of the wine industry and was indifferent from what I recall.
Whoo hooo our state and city visitor's bureau are ON IT! I get better referrals from both their sites which are FREE than any others.
RIki.
and there is this too (man I keep seein' stuff!) this already happened, it's an fyi WAPost article

Wine Bloggers Conference pops a cork in Va.[/h1]
By Dave McIntyre

The Wine Bloggers’ Conference 2011 convenes this weekend in Charlottesville. What’s that, you say — there aren’t enough wine bloggers to hold a convention?
 

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Yes! Gov Warner also supported us but Gov Kaine had no clue of the importance of the wine industry and was indifferent from what I recall.
Whoo hooo our state and city visitor's bureau are ON IT! I get better referrals from both their sites which are FREE than any others.
RIki.
and there is this too (man I keep seein' stuff!) this already happened, it's an fyi WAPost article

Wine Bloggers Conference pops a cork in Va.[/h1]
By Dave McIntyre

The Wine Bloggers’ Conference 2011 convenes this weekend in Charlottesville. What’s that, you say — there aren’t enough wine bloggers to hold a convention?
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Oh I would think there would be loads of wine bloggers out there :) We attended a party last night where wine was the main topic. I was a fish out of water with 6 wineries represented as well as VTC. But it was fun.
 
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