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Newman Leaving IOTD

Newman Leaving IOTD

Mark Newman, executive director of the Indiana Office of Tourism Development, has accepted a similar position at the Indiana Public Broadcasting Stations. IPBS is Indiana’s association of public television and radio stations. Newman has been with the IOTD for nearly seven years. He was the orchestrator for the Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay. ...

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New York woman finds snake wrapped around shopping cart

New York woman finds snake wrapped around shopping cart

A woman shopping at a western New York supermarket Monday got a surprise while browsing in the produce department. trending news  Laura Walitsky was alerted by her daughter that a snake was wrapped around her cart in a Wegman’s supermarket in Pittsford, WROC reported. In a Facebook post that she has ...

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Newman Leaving State Tourism Agency

Newman Leaving State Tourism Agency

Dear Friends: This will be the last newsletter I write as the Executive Director of the Indiana Office of Tourism Development. I recently accepted a position as Executive Director of IPBS, Indiana’s association of public television and radio stations. Public broadcasting has long been a passion of mine. My last ...

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Why coworking companies might just save your local dying mall

Why coworking companies might just save your local dying mall

The average retail-based coworking center is about 16,400 square feet — slightly larger than a typical mall tenant, according to JLL. Nick Clark, who founded Dallas-based Common Desk, has shopping centers on his radar screen for future locations. “We haven’t got as far yet to go into an actual mall, ...

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New York woman finds snake wrapped around shopping cart

New York woman finds snake wrapped around shopping cart

A woman shopping at a western New York supermarket Monday got a surprise while browsing in the produce department. trending news  Laura Walitsky was alerted by her daughter that a snake was wrapped around her cart in a Wegman’s supermarket in Pittsford, WROC reported. In a Facebook post that she has ...

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Tourism Ministry, GTA target diaspora investors

Tourism Ministry, GTA target diaspora investors

The Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture and the Ghana Tourism Authority have officially launched the ‘2019 Year of Return’. The event is part of activities to mark 400 years after the first slaves arrived in the USA in 1619. The programme will, as well, be launched in the USA ...

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Inaugural USA Cricket Board Finalized as Independent Directors Announced

Inaugural USA Cricket Board Finalized as Independent Directors Announced

The inaugural USA Cricket Board of Directors was finalized today with the announcement of three Independent Directors in a historical landmark for cricket in the United States. Following a recommendation from the independent Nominating and Governance Committee, the three positions were approved by the seven Constituent Directors. The three Independent ...

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Spartanburg County lands another major softball tourney

Spartanburg County lands another major softball tourney

If last month’s USA softball tournament at Tyger River Park was a home run for Spartanburg County, a new tournament announced for next year will be a grand slam, officials said Thursday. USA Softball announced the 2019 USA Softball Junior Olympic Cup will be held at the Reidville-area sports complex ...

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