Archive for January, 2014

California: Grand Del Mar, Rancho Valencia among U.S. News' best hotels

  Date Friday, January 31st, 2014

The Lodge at Sea Island in Georgia, the Inn at Palmetto Bluff in South Carolina and the Allison Inn & Spa in Oregon took the top spots in U.S. News & World Report's 2014 list of the best hotels in the United States.

California Assembly passes bill requiring warrants for law enforcement use of drone aircraft

  Date Thursday, January 30th, 2014

California would establish what supporters say are some of the nation's strictest standards for the use of drone aircraft by government entities, under a bill approved Wednesday by the state Assembly.

Yosemite Celebrates 150 Year Anniversary with Twin Valleys Art Workshops May 2-5, 2014

  Date Thursday, January 30th, 2014

YExplore Presents "Art Shaped the National Parks" Photography, Painting, and Nature Workshops with Two Free Scholarships for Students (PRWeb January 30, 2014) Read the full story at

California may give tax breaks to SpaceX, other space travel firms

  Date Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Lawmakers approve legislation to advance a bill that would give private space exploration companies a break on property taxes. [Read more]        

Bournemouth's tourism spoof video which parodies Visit California TV ads is nominated for three awards

  Date Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

AN ONLINE video which used local celebrities to spoof an expensive advertising campaign for California is up for three major awards.