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Blake Shelton will perform at del Lago Casino & Resort Dec. 4

Blake Shelton will be performing at del Lago Casino & Resort on Dec. 4 at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale Sept. 24 at 10 a.m. All attendees must be 21 or older. More information on the event can be found here ... MORE
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Refusal to wear a mask on any form of public transportation could cost you up to $3,000

The fines for people refusing to follow mask mandates on planes, trains, or other public transportation have been increased by the Transportation Security Administration. A first offense will run between $500 and $1,000, and a second offense will be between $1,000 and ... MORE
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Casino Player Magazine lists del Lago Resort and Casino as a winner in 17 categories

In the Casino Player Magazine, del Lago Resort and Casino has placed first in 7 categories: Best Hotel Lobby Best Players Club Best VIP Services Best Craps Best Roulette Best Overall Sportsbook Best Betting Options They also placed second in 8 categories: ... MORE
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Fall foliage can already be seen in the Catskills and Adirondack Mountains

As fall approaches, the leaves are beginning to change in the state. New York has a weekly report that tracks color changes in the leaves, and parts of the Catskills and Adirondacks have already seen their first color change in leaves. The ... MORE
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CDC updates its travel recommendations for U.S. citizens, Sri Lanka, Jamaica, and Brunei all raised to Level 4

The rising number of COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka, Jamaica, and Brunei have pushed the CDC to warn against traveling there. The level was raised to a Level 4, which is “Very High.” Ratings were lowered to a Level 3, or “High” ... MORE
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Will gas prices keep going up? 2021 has been a record breaking year for expensive fuel

Gas prices are the highest they have been in years across the U.S., according to data collected over the busy Labor Day holiday weekend. According to AAA, 2021 has marked the ‘highest’ gas prices of every holiday since 2014 when the economy ... MORE
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Seneca County Chamber and Collette Travel to hold information session on 2022 destinations

Join Collette Travel and the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce for two no commitment information sessions, and start planning your next great vacation. Starting at 9:30AM at the Chamber office located at 1 West Main St. in Waterloo, on Thursday, September 9th ... MORE
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Labor Day 2021: History, meaning, and what to expect traveling during holiday weekend

Labor Day Weekend is happening a week later than normal because of the 2021 calendar, but that doesn’t mean it will be celebrated any differently as families work to get in last-minute summer travel and visit loved ones across the U.S. As ... MORE
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Finger Lakes region sees thriving tourism: Expect that to continue through 2021

Cayuga County and the Finger Lakes Region have had a successful summer for tourism, even with COVID-19 creating a lot of issues for travelers. Tour Cayuga Executive Director Karen Kuhl said that a lot of people are coming from the metropolitan areas ... MORE
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The United States is removed from the Safe Travel list in Europe by the European Council

Due to the rise in COVID-19 cases in the United States, the European Council has decided to remove the United States from their safe travel list. Originally, the EU had lifted restrictions on the United States before the summer tourism season began ... MORE
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Chick-Fil-A won’t be open on Sundays at New York State Thruway rest stops after renovations

Chick-Fil-A will be keeping with its company policy of being closed on Sunday, even as the chain opens locations along the New York State Thruway in newly-renovated rest stops. The rest stops are part of a massive, public-private partnership where the state ... MORE
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COVID travel restrictions expected to return for Americans heading to Europe: Will some countries close their borders to US?

The European Union is expected to recommend that its member states reinstate travel restrictions on Americans because of the increasing numbers of coronavirus cases. This comes as several variants of the COVID-19 virus, including Delta, become the main, transmitted iterations. Despite the ... MORE
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State Fair attendees are sad to see fewer animals this year

Fair attendees have been disappointed this year to find that farmers and livestock aren’t at the Fair like they normally are. Just like attendance is down for the Fair as fears of COVID and the Delta variant swirl, the same goes for ... MORE
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TOTAL DEVASTATION: Update on Steuben’s state of emergency, awaiting FEMA declaration, homes destroyed, and families rescued by boat as flood waters rose

More than a week removed from the historic, record-breaking flood in Steuben County cleanup and recovery is a work in progress. It will take months, if not years, for some to fully-recover from the massive amount of rain that fell in a ... MORE
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Boating advisories, no wake restrictions remain active in Finger Lakes

The heavy rains are now days removed from the Finger Lakes and Central New York, but that doesn’t mean the effects aren’t still being felt. The region’s lakes are filled with debris from storm runoff, which continued over the weekend. It prompted ... MORE
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