| Dec 5, 2010
The hotel scene in Honolulu never seems to sleep these days. You'll find new players, old favorites and lots of change. Here is a recap of what's happening on the Oahu scene. We'll leave it up to you whether you want to book one, Danno.
| Feb 12, 2011
It takes a lot of nerve to advertise a new $3.9-billion casino-hotel development with a line that begs to be mocked. Yet the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas has held tight to its tagline, "Just the right amount of wrong."
As the latest major development to...
| Jan 29, 2008
Marriott is expected to announce plans today for new so-called boutique hotels in downtown Los Angeles and Hollywood as part of a joint venture with hotelier Ian Schrager.
The hotels would be two of nine to be built by the unusual partnership of staid...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 8:43 AM
In the service of this column, I've attended more than a couple of parties that were out of my price range and I've found that I can blend in just about anywhere. High-rise soirees and VIP lounges are one thing, but nothing puts this Buick-owning reporter...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:20 PM
It dawned on me about halfway through Sunday, sitting on kid chairs at the Laguna Art Museum and watching the children try to make clay pots: I never had art and nature.
There was an ant farm, maybe in second grade. I used to love that ant farm.
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Oct. 23 at 6 p.m.
Season Kick-Off Cocktail Reception
Funding Arts Broward (FAB!)
FAB! begins its 10th anniversary with a season kickoff cocktail reception, hosted by corporate member Northern Trust, at its Fort Lauderdale office. Free,...
| Oct 22, 2013
The SpringHill Suites by Marriott Boca Raton is sporting a new look after completing $2.3 million in improvements to guest rooms and public spaces.
The theme of the renovations was "Style and Space. Redefined," and room upgrades included new...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:31 PM
The ski resort world seems to be mirroring the American corporate landscape, with the "big boys" buying up smaller resorts through mergers and acquisitions. But before you bemoan the loss of "your" independent ski hill, keep in mind that such corporate...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 5:04 AM
Commercial Real Estate Women in Hampton Roads is hosting a "corporate and personal branding" luncheon Tuesday with Lisa Holladay of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Co.
The vice president of management and guest experience for the Ritz-Carlton will be the keynote...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Julie Russell always dreamed of getting married on New Year's Eve.
It just seemed like the ideal way to start a life with her groom, Eric Gullett.
So when Russell and Gullett of Baltimore designed their Save the Date cards, it was all about...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 2:48 PM
— Brent Ashley may have aged into the enforcer role at a certain point, but he still remembers when he was the miscreant.
"I was halfway up the stairs and felt the hand on my shoulder," Ashley said of the night about 40 years ago when he got kicked...