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Dark Harbor Halloween Event May Finally Scare Up Success for Queen Mary

Los Angeles Times 10/17/15 Dark Harbor Halloween Event May Finally Scare Up Success for Queen Mary By Hugo Martin http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-queen-mary-halloween-20151017-story.html   In the 48 years that the Queen Mary has been docked in Long Beach Harbor, a series of operators tried to turn the aging ocean liner into a thriving hotel and tourist attraction, with...

Hotels Check-in to Water Saving

Laguna Beach Independent 09/26/15 Hotels Check-in to Water Saving By Tim J. Randall https://www.lagunabeachindy.com/hotels-check-in-to-water-saving/   Even before drought struck California, hotel guests routinely entered rooms outfitted with eco-conscious messages, encouraging travelers to reuse towels and forego a daily change of bedding. That turned out to be the easy first step. Now, in addition to asking...

Marketing Arm Grows with Hotel Trade in Irvine

Orange County Business Journal 09/21/15 Marketing Arm Grows with Hotel Trade in Irvine HOSPITALITY: Boost in store for improvement-district coffers By Paul Hughes http://www.ocbj.com/news/2015/sep/21/marketing-arm-grows-hotel-trade-irvine/ Irvine’s growing role as a hospitality hub will bring its own reward to hotels in the city. The benefit is expected to come in the form of an additional $750,000 for...