(Aug. 7, 2013) — Dogs love camping as much, if not more, than their people do, so lucky for them, Sonoma County Regional Parks has 268 campsites, and dogs are welcome at 266 of them, writes the Sonoma County Gazette.
Day: August 7, 2013
(Aug. 7, 2013) — The Joffrey Ballet has announced that local philanthropist Marcus Lemonis has made a substantial leadership gift to support and enhance the ongoing work of the Joffrey’s Bridge Program, a dance education residency in Chicago Public Schools. In recognition of this gift, the program will now be known as The Joffrey Ballet Lemonis Bridge Program.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — “Canada’s pending anti-spam law is about to fundamentally alter online marketing activities in Canada. It is perhaps the most comprehensive anti-spam legislation in the world, which will regulate commercial electronic messages and impose stiff new anti-spyware provisions,” said Hamm.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — Gallup finds that hiring in the East is down. At the same time, job creation remains relatively strong in the Midwest, and has improved in the South and West — with the South showing moderate gains since January and the West reporting a more dramatic surge in net hiring over the past 12 months.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — The Sioux City Journal writes that weather and walleye fishing are bringing more campers to South Dakota’s state parks.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — In addition to a Murphy bed, which includes a Comfort By Design sofa, this toy hauler has the following standard items: enclosed underbelly, three-burner stove-top, oven, microwave, large U-shaped dinette and 9-foot, 11-inch separate garage area.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — There has always been a relationship between the Puckerbrush Festival and members of the Winnebago Itasca Travelers Club who come to Forest City each summer for the WIT Grand National Rally, reports the Mason City Globe Gazette. Next year, that relationship will be much more formal.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — Jim Jones, Northwood’s CEO added, “We are very enthusiastic about our fit with Winner’s Sierra RV Center in terms of our shared commitment to quality and customer satisfaction. It is gratifying to have such fine representation in the northern California market.”
(Aug. 7, 2013) — MMM magazine and Out And About Live have teamed up with The Motorhome & Caravan Show to give contestants the chance to win a PerfectView RVS 594 motorhome reversing camera or a pair of tickets to the show.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — Motoring enthusiasts got together for the Fish and Camper weekend in Offenham last month to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Research, reports the Evesham Journal.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — A jolt of energy from new ownership is bringing some upgrades to the Lost Lake Resort & Campground in Hood River, reports The Oregonian.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — “The brushed loop knit backing of Lunar gives the product an extraordinary softness that will impress even industry veterans,” said Post. “Automotive, marine and RV really haven’t seen a UV product that is this soft and with a rating of QUV 500 hours.”
(Aug. 7, 2013) — Allstar Coaches recently partnered with Warner Bros. to provide RV rental assistance for its new blockbuster movie, “We’re the Millers,” starring Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — EverGreen RV will be hosting its Dealer Open House, which will feature new models and floorplans, Sept. 17-19, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., next to the RV/MH Hall of Fame in Elkhart.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — The CNBC realty show is centered around the idea of Lemonis rescuing struggling businesses by investing his own money in exchange for an ownership share of the business or part of the company’s profits. The starring role has attracted a great deal of high-level media coverage for the business guru.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — Campers and race fans have lined the road at Watkins Glen International for this weekend’s NASCAR race, says YNN. Larry Rinker has come to the race for about 50 years, and is among the hundreds outside their campers.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — The Sou’Wester Lodge in Seaview will host the Rollin’ Oldies Vintage Travel Trailer Rally on Friday to Sunday, Aug. 9 to 11, reports Coast Weekend. The event is free and open to the public.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — Casalinova Development Group, the company planning a hotel and restaurant across from the Oxford Casino, has applied for a credit-enhancement agreement to develop a 550-acre property, reports the Lewiston Sun Journal.
(Aug. 7, 2013) — The 7th Beijing International RV and Camping Exhibition will be held Aug. 15-18 in Beijing’s Fangshan District, reports Xinhua.