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Hotel delay costs Jekyll conventions

...that lawmakers may need to amend the tax break next year before it can be implemented.Developers of a new 200-room Westin hotel on Jekyll Island were counting on that tax break to secure a loan that would have allowed them to break ground this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-27/hotel-delay-costs-jekyll-c
Spokesman says Gov. Deal would deny tax break to Jekyll hotel

...a new convention center and beachfront park, spokesman Brian Robinson said. But developers of a planned 200-room Westin hotel on the island state park should never have assumed they would get a tax subsidy, he said."A hotel will be very suc...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-02/spokesman-says-gov-deal-would
Airports trade layover horror for 'terminal bliss'

...catching up. Space-age-looking redevelopment at Denver International Airport slated to be finished by 2015 includes a Westin hotel and conference center with a rooftop pool and views of the Rockies. With an outdoor plaza for events and a fast new rail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-12-24/airports-trade-layover-hor
Hawaii goes authentic to attract tourists

...storyteller regales guests with Hawaiian legends around a fire pit.In Waikiki, the century-old Moana Surfrider, now a Westin hotel and part of the Starwood chain, last year started inviting guests to a sunrise ceremony to greet the new moon.A kahu...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2012-09-13/hawaii-goes-authentic-attract-touri
Overtime

...keynote speaker at the 2009 Georgia Boxing Hall of Fame Awards Banquet, which begins at 4 p.m. at the Peachtree Westin Hotel in Atlanta. A boxing show is scheduled to follow at 8. - The chief executive of the company promoting Floyd Mayweather...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/16/oth_527772.shtml
Other sports | Paine College
Vacation souvenirs may be as close as a hotel Web site

...room can be bought - for a price. Designers call it "hotel-at-home" decorating, pioneered five years ago by Westin Hotels & Resorts' heavily marketed "Heavenly Bed," which was supposed to bring a little bit of luxury to travelers who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/28/liv_5023.shtml
Life & style
Across the area

...Augusta's Main & Taylor shoe store, was last seen when he checked out his vehicle from valet parking at Atlanta's Westin Hotel at about 8:30 p.m. Monday. No other information was available late Friday. The Atlanta police public information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/11/met_396234.shtml
Metro | Evans High School | Butler High School
Across the area

...Augusta's Main & Taylor shoe store, was last seen when he checked out his vehicle from valet parking at Atlanta's Westin Hotel at about 8:30 p.m. Monday. "When I talked to investigators, they hadn't located the vehicle and certainly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/10/met_395912.shtml
Metro | Glenn Hills High School
Denver's 1997 G-8 conference holds lessons for Georgia

...get a lot of business from (the G-8), but it was very special," said Susan Stiff, spokeswoman for the Denver Westin Hotel, where the French and German delegations lodged. Unlike a Super Bowl or Olympics visit, the G-8 offers little for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/11/met_383828.shtml
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Denver recounts past U.S. summit

...special bed for (German Chancellor) Helmut Kohl. He is so tall," said Susan Stiff, a spokeswoman for the Denver Westin Hotel, where the French and German delegations lodged. "We had to go out and buy an extra-long bed. But it was certainly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/04/met_383075.shtml
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