How hard have North Iowa hotels been hit this summer? | Business

With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, there has been an endless array of costs both tangible a…

Along with the potential for jobs to be lost, the lodging industry having problems also has the ability to impact local government in a major way.

One source of revenue that municipalities rely on is the Hotel/Motel Tax. In 2018, the City of Mason City took in $414,629 from the tax while Visit Mason

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REVIEW: Limited-time Festival 2020 Menu at Hard Rock Cafe at Universal Orlando

For a limited time, Hard Rock Cafe has rolled out its new Festival menu for guests to celebrate the last remaining days of Summer. Inspired by music festivals, the menu offers guests the choice of either two, three, or four festival bites, which include all-new items or fun twists on loved Hard Rock classics. We were given the opportunity to try the new dishes.

The new menu offers 10 appetizer-sized

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Hit hard by COVID-19, D.C. area airports experience slow recovery with air travel

All three major local airports have been hit hard by the pandemic, but Baltimore-Washington International is recovering much faster than Reagan National and Dulles.

The leader of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) told its board of directors Wednesday that things were not going as well as expected at Dulles and Reagan.

“We are not seeing the increases that we had hoped would be happening by now,” CEO Jack Potter

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