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Highlights of the Fox Run Vineyards 2014 Events Calendar Announced

April 8th, 2014

PENN YAN, New York, April 8, 2014 – Award-winning Fox Run Vineyards, on Seneca Lake in the Finger Lakes, gears up for an active 2014 schedule of winery events.  The winery will be offering a varied schedule this year - from detailed vineyard tours, estate wine tastings, a farm-to-table Food & Wine Experience in the historic barrel room - to the popular heirloom Garlic Festival in August.

“We look forward to welcoming old friends and new at the winery this year. The Finger Lakes reputation as one of America’...

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Arbor Hill Wins Double Gold at International Wine Competition

April 7th, 2014

Naples, N.Y. - Arbor Hill Winery took home awards for two of its wines at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition last week, winning double gold for its new Black Currant Speedster wine, and gold for the Griesa Hill Iona Rose'.

The Griesa Hill Iona Rose' was recognized as a triple gold award winner in 2013. The wine placed at several other competitions during the previous year, even taking home the Best of Class Award at the 2013 New York Wine & Food Classic. This is the first award for the new Spe...

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Destiny USA to Host 4th Annual Earth Day

April 7th, 2014

Syracuse, NY- Saturday, April 12th will mark the 4th annual Earth Day recycling event being held in the Solar Street auxiliary parking lots of Destiny USA from 8:00am-1:00pm.   Cars can enter Solar Street from either Hiawatha Boulevard or Bear Street.

During this time, all used and unwanted electronics for recycling can be dropped off.  Volunteers will accept all types of electronic equipment including PC’s/laptops, televisions, printers, cell phones, lightbulbs and much, much more. You can find an extensi...

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Hangar Theatre Announces Its 40th Anniversary Season's Mainstage Directors and Designers

April 7th, 2014

Ithaca, NY (04/07/14) - The Hangar Theatre is happy to announce a fantastic lineup of accomplished directors and designers for its 40th Anniversary Mainstage season. While some of these artists are returning to the Hangar from past production favorites, others, including new Artistic Director Jen Waldman, will be making their Hangar debut. The roster includes many talented artists with local ties to Ithaca, including Ithaca College and Cornell University alumni.

Waldman will direct two of the Mainstage sho...

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Casa Larga Presents the Official Wine of the 2014 Lilac Festival

April 7th, 2014

Fairport, NY - Casa Larga, Rochester's Winery, is proud to present the official wine of the 2014 Lilac Festival, Lilac Hill. Noted for its floral characteristics and unique blue bottle, this wine has served as a key symbol of Rochester's lilacs since its creation in 1994.

Lilac Hill is a smooth and mildly sweet white wine, with a floral nose and refreshing citrus characteristics. Produced from a proprietary blend of Riesling and Cayuga, this award winning wine is a "Festival Classic."

Casa Larga is proud ...

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Fulkerson Winery Shines at Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

April 5th, 2014

On the heels of major award announcements at the New World International Wine Competition (Best White and Best Riesling), Fulkerson Winery continues to accrue medals. The winery received 3 gold and 3 silver medals at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition held March 29 and 30 in Rochester, New York. Gold medals were awarded to the 2013 Juicy Sweet Moscato, 2013 Diamond and Red Zeppelin. Silver medals were awarded to the 2012 Pinot Noir, 2013 Juicy Sweet Matinee and 2013 William Vigne Juicy Sweet Ri...

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Tioga County LDC Hires New Tourism Director Stella Reschke to Retire

April 4th, 2014

Owego, NY – After 18 years of service to Tioga County Tourism, an office of the Tioga County Local Development Corporation, Director Stella Reschke, will step down in retirement and hand the reins and responsibilities of promoting the tourism industry in Tioga County to a new helm director, Rebecca Maffei. Rebecca

 


(Becca) will begin work as new Director effective April 7.

As a longtime resident of Tioga County, Becca’s relevant qualifications includeexperience as marketing manage...

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April Events at Casa Larga Vineyards

April 1st, 2014

Easter Egg Instant Win Game

In Italy the egg symbolizes life, rebirth, hope, and new beginnings. At Easter, eggs are abundantly present in Italian Easter breads and sweet and savory cakes of the season. With every purchase of 4 or more bottles of wine, you can pick an Easter Egg for an instant prize. Prizes include gift cards, bottle of wine, special discounts on wine, cork pulls and other wine prizes.

April 1-20, 10:00am - 6:00pm

 

Casa Larga Thursday Nights

Join Casa Larga on Thursday nights in April...

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Red, First Production of 2014 Hangar Season

March 28th, 2014

Ithaca, NY (03/27/14) - The Hangar Theatre is proud to announce that Ithaca resident David Studwell will star as artist Mark Rothko in the Tony Award-winning play Red by John Logan, which kicks off the theatre's 40th Mainstage season June 12-21.

 

The winner of six Tony Awards, including Best Play, Red is a riveting character study that exposes the ambition and vulnerability necessary for a great artist to thrive. It's 1958, and artist Mark Rothko has been offered the biggest commission in modern art: cre...

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Visit the Easter Bunny at Arnot Mall

March 27th, 2014

WHAT: The Easter Bunny is hopping into Arnot Mall (and will hopefully bring some much-needed Spring weather with him)! Children can visit and take photos with the Bunny in his beautiful springtime garden in Center Court

Families also have the option of having a professional portrait taken in a beautiful spring-themed setting! Parents can “hop in” the photo before the children visit with the Bunny and then take home a memorable family portrait at the end of their visit. Visit www.arnotmall.com for informat...

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