February 2012 Archives

American Airlines, which is currently engaged in bankruptcy restructuring, yesterday announced it will launch new nonstop two-class Boeing 757 service between Washington Reagan National Airport (DCA) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on June 14, 2012. The new service will complement American’s three existing daily round-trip flights between LAX and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD). Here is the schedule for the new ... [Read]

This Leap Day, Wednesday, February 29, 2012, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants’ Northern Virginia hotels are holding a special “Leap into Spring” one day sale with savings of 29 percent off stays for this spring.        Just a hop, skip and a jump over the Potomac River from downtown Washington, D.C., Kimpton's three hotels in historic Old Town Alexandria are the perfect location for ... [Read]

More than 15,000 women from all over the world are expected to gather in Palm Springs, Calif. for The Dinah, also known as The Dinah Shore Weekend, the legendary all-girl party and music festival slated for March 28 to April 1, 2012. The five-day event has been in Palm Springs for 22 years, and coincides with the Ladies Professional Gold Association’s ... [Read]

Orlando welcomes gay service members

Posted by Troy Petenbrink
February 19, 2012 8:32 AM |
  OutServe, the association of actively-serving LGBT military personnel, has chosen Orlando as the host city for its 2012 national conference. The Second Annual OutServe International Leadership Conference will take place October 25 to 28, 2012, at the Shades of Green at Walt Disney World Resort (pictured), an Armed Forces Recreation Center. The OutServe conference is a big win for Converge Orlando ... [Read]

Through the end of February 2012, New York City's Jumeirah Essex House is offering a special "Priscilla Package," which includes tickets to the over-the-top production of Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical, presented by Bette Midler.  This special Broadway package provides guests with one night in a Standard King Room; a pair of premium tickets to Priscilla, playing at The Palace Theater, a ... [Read]