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Dr. Frank Semi-Dry Riesling

October 17th, 2014

Dr. Frank Semi-Dry Riesling Scores “92 Point” Rating at Beverage Testing Institute World Value Wine Challenge

Hammondsport, New York – October 16, 2014 – At the recent Beverage Testing Institute World Value Wine Challenge, the Dr. Konstantin Frank 2013 Semi-Dry Riesling scored “92 Points” and was also named a “Top 10 White Wine $15 and Under.”

So far this year, the Dr. Konstantin Frank 2013 Semi-Dry Riesling has also won gold medals at the Indy International Wine Competition, the Long Beach Grand Cru Comp...

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Finger Lakes Boating Museum

October 17th, 2014

A DISCUSSION ABOUT THE STEAMBOATS OF THE FINGER LAKES.

October 29, 2014 at 7:00 P.M.

at the Finger Lakes Boating Museum, 8231 Pleasant Valley Road, Hammondsport. 

The discussion will be led by steamboat enthusiast and historian Don Quant.

Steamboats were the primary transportation for people and goods on the Finger Lakes for nearly a century and the history of the steamboat era is a rich one.  First, there is the role the steamboats played in the economy of the area.  Equally important is the cultural h...

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Beachcomber News

October 16th, 2014

 

Come see us at the Beachcomber Year Round!
Our new hours of operation are:
Dining: Wednesday, Thursdays,
 Fridays and Saturdays 4:00-9:00 pm
Brunch Sundays 11:00-2:00 pm
Sunday Pub Menu 12:00-5:00 pm

(Games On our BIG screen TV's!)
**Pub Bar is open later as business dictates :) 
**

Where ever you go, no matter what the weather,
The Beachcomber ALWAYS brings the sunshine!

...

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Trick or Treat with us on Halloween -Destiny USA

October 15th, 2014

Destiny USA offers safe, warm alternative for Halloween night

Syracuse, NY- Destiny USA is holding a trick or treat and Halloween movie event on October 31 so kids and their parents will have a safe, warm place to spend the holiday.

Trick or treating will start at 5 p.m. and end at 7 p.m. on Friday, October 31. More than 85 stores, venues and restaurants will be ready with bowls of candy for the kids. All of the participating businesses will have a special Halloween sticker on their window or door.

“Our ...

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Celebrating 24 years since Carousel Center's grand opening

October 14th, 2014

Destiny USA, formerly known as Carousel Center, opened in Syracuse on October 15, 1990

Syracuse, NY- Happy 24th birthday to Carousel Center! The facility, now renamed Destiny USA, opened 24 years ago on October 15, 1990 with approximately 1.1 million square feet of retail space. It has more than doubled in size since then, and has had quite an impact on the region.

With the addition of the expansion in 2011, Destiny USA is now 2.4 million square feet. It is home to more than 160 retail stores, over 40 out...

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Beer and Wine Tastings at Casa Larga

October 9th, 2014

Fairport, NY - Casa Larga Vineyards has added a new drink to their tasting selections. A keggerator at the winery dispenses craft beers at the wine shop tasting bar. On tap this month are six beers from VB Brewing, Fairport Brewing and Three Heads Brewing. The winery plans to rotate other local craft brews regularly.

The keggerator is a long-awaited addition to the other local offerings at the wine shop. Guests can also purchase bottles of other Finger Lakes and New York State beers, as wel...

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Finger Lakes State Park 2014-2015 Hunting Schedule

October 7th, 2014

(September 2014, Trumansburg, NY…)   Fred Bonn, Regional Director of the Finger Lakes State Parks, announced the 2014 - 2015 hunting schedule for the region’s state parks. 

 

BIG GAME – DEER

 

Deer – Archery

Reference the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (D.E.C.) Hunting and Trapping Guide for current dates and rules for archery hunting in the following parks:

Bonavista, Buttermilk Falls, Chimney Bluffs, Connecticut Hill, Fair Haven Beach, Fillmore Glen, Ganondagan, Harriet Hollister ...

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King Ferry Harvest Festival & Bike Giveaway

October 1st, 2014

 

Fall is our favorite time of year at Treleaven by King Ferry Winery and we are throwing a party to celebrate the season! 

Experience the essence of fall at King Ferry Winery's Harvest Festival on Saturday and Sunday, October 4th and 5th. 

We will have free live music on both days as well as food, fun and wine of course!

On Saturday 96.7 The Vine will be broadcasting live from the winery from 11am to 1pm, then Little Joe and the Big Shots featuring the founding members of Destination will play from 1 to 4pm,...

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A Flood of Flavors at Idol Ridge

October 1st, 2014

 

When the Martin family, owners of Montezuma Winery and Hidden Marsh Distillery embarked on opening another winery they settled on the best view in the region...
 
Stop by and listen to their stories of how they turned their neighbor’s timber into a grand tasting bar for Idol Ridge. The story will be accompanied with how they crafted all the wood into interior and exterior ornamentation of enormous proportions to create a magnificent lodge style winery, with a view unlike any other.
 
Successfully ope...

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George Eastman House to Celebrate Rochester Fashion Week at the Dryden Theatre

September 24th, 2014

 

Rochester, N.Y., September 24, 2014-As the city prepares for Rochester Fashion Week, the Dryden Theatre at George Eastman House is celebrating with the screenings of Coco avant Chanel (Anne Fontaine, France 2009, 105 min.) on Thursday, October 9, and The Devil Wears Prada (David Frankel, US 2006, 109 min.) on Saturday, October 11. Both films begin at 8 p.m. in the Dryden Theatre at 900 East Avenue.  

 
In addition to the screenings, as part of its Dinner and a Movie program, the museum invites visitors t...

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