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The Hotel at the University of Maryland to break ground in 2015

The Hotel at the University of Maryland to break ground in 2015
COLLEGE PARK, MD. - The University of Maryland and developer David H. Hillman of Southern Management Corporation announce that the construction of The Hotel at the University of Maryland has been approved by the state and will break ground in spring 2015.  

The hotel and conference center will be built on a parcel of land on the east side of campus opposite Turner Hall. The $115 million project is the cornerstone to the University's vision to encourage redevelopment of the existing downtown College Park business district, in conjunction with strategic development along the Route 1 corridor. Read More >

Avoidable Contact: Cayenne won’t help ya, Cayenne won’t do you no good. – National NewsWire

Avoidable Contact: Cayenne won’t help ya, Cayenne won’t do you no good. – National NewsWire

“When,” I asked her, “did you realize that you, were, well, you know, an actual prostitute?”

“Well,” she said, rubbing her cigarette out in the waffle-patterned wrought-iron table, shielding her eyes against the sun as it set in the distance, “I’d been dancing for a while, and there was kind of a grey area there, you’d date a guy and he’d toss you some mo…

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STR: US, EMEA hotel performance for June 2014

STR: US, EMEA hotel performance for June 2014
The U.S. hotel industry reported positive results in the three key performance metrics during June 2014, according to data from STR. Overall, the U.S. hotel industry’s occupancy was up 2.9 percent to 71.7 percent; its average daily rate rose 4.3 percent to US$116.20; and its revenue per available room increased 7.2 percent to US$83.27. Read More >