Tuesday, May 2, 2006

Lehigh Valley Holiday Excursions Get Everyone in the Spirit of the Season

Lehigh Valley Holiday Excursions Get Everyone in the Spirit of the Season

A create-your-own holiday getaway promotion features special rates and packages.

Lehigh Valley, Pa. (PRWEB) November 5, 2007

Every year parents and couples search for ways to make the holiday season special for themselves and their loved ones. This year, a holiday excursion to the nearby Lehigh Valley region of eastern Pennsylvania will delight everyone with the region’s Spirit of the Season travel promotion.

Available November 1, 2007 through January 2, 2008, Spirit of the Season is a create-your-own holiday getaway promotion that features special rates and packages at participating area hotels that can be combined with shopping, dining, historical tours and holiday-related attractions. Rates start at $89 plus tax per room, per night, based on double occupancy.

Participating hotels and their starting at rates include:

  •  Comfort Suites Bethlehem – $89
  •  Hilton Garden Inn Allentown Airport - $126
  •  Historic Hotel Bethlehem - $199
  •  Holiday Inn Conference Center in Breinigsville - $120
  •  Homewood Suites by Hilton – Allentown-Bethlehem Airport - $89
  •  Staybridge Suites Allentown Airport - $139

Travelers can log onto www. lehighvalleypa. org for hotel descriptions and a complete list of the region’s holiday-related events.

Holiday attractions include:

  •  Christkindlmarkt, an outdoor holiday marketplace with new features for 2007, including liquid fireworks and performances by Cirque des Amis
  •  Historic Bethlehem Walking Tours by Historic Bethlehem Partnership
  •  Horse-drawn carriage rides by Ironton Livery and Coach
  •  Lights in the Parkway, a drive-thru lights extravaganza in Allentown’s Lehigh Parkway
  •  Bethlehem by Night motorcoach tour of the city
  •  The Crayola FACTORY’s® “Where in the world is the Gingerbread Man?” celebration
  •  Shopping along Main Streets in Historic Downtown and Third and Fourth Streets in Southside Bethlehem
  •  Koziar’s Christmas Village in Bernville, a dazzling lights spectacle with over a half million lights, visits with Santa and shopping

For more information on the Lehigh Valley’s Spirit of the Season promotion or to request a free holiday brochure, visit www. lehighvalleypa. org or call 1-800-747-0561.

The Lehigh Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau is the designated tourist promotion agency of Lehigh and Northampton counties. Its mission is to develop and promote the Lehigh Valley as a leisure destination and as a destination for meetings and conventions for the area’s economic benefit. For more information on LVCVB or to request a Lehigh Valley Map & Guide, call
(800) 747-0561 or visit the official tourism web site of the Lehigh Valley at www. lehighvalleypa. org.

MEDIA ONLY: To request holiday photos of Lehigh Valley attractions and events, including the city of Bethlehem, please send an e-mail to tracey @ lehighvalleypa. org.

Media contact:
Tracey Werner, Director of PR
(610) 973-3819  
Tracey @ lehighvalleypa. org

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Dallas Realtor Kim Castor and Keller Williams Announce Exclusive Partnership

Dallas Realtor Kim Castor and Keller Williams Announce Exclusive Partnership

Keller Williams Realtor Kim Castor and the Kim Castor Home team announced as DallasÂ’s Premiere and Preferred Real Estate Team.

(PRWEB) March 2, 2005

Enter the Kim Castor Home Team. Kim Castor is a Dallas REALTOR who has successfully completed the Dallas Real Estate training program for Dallas real estate professionals. The Kim Castor Dallas Home Team teaches the nuts and bolts of working with Dallas real estate on-line: Web sites, e-mail, on-line tools, and most of all, what today's consumer really wants. What does all this mean to you? There are several benefits of working with a the Kim Castor Dallas Home Team.

· Less hassle

· Tired of struggling to find information? Kim Castor is more likely to have access to the latest Internet utilities, making your life easier. These tools may include:

· On-line Dallas home tours

· Instant access to comprehensive Dallas neighborhood data

· Extensive Dallas property listings I

· immediate e-mail notification of just-listed Dallas homes meeting your criteria

· Referral networks and on-line forums, where Kim Castor can quickly find information--even potential buyers

· Newsletters on current Dallas real estate conditions in your area

· Electronic faxes sent to you by e-mail

· Advanced software, PDAs, and laptops to find you answers on the spot

Less expense

Kim Castor's access to advanced technology can save you considerable expense. You have more tools to find or market your Dallas home, so you're likely to get a better price. With on-line home tours, you reduce in-person showings--and the costs involved. And by using e-mail, you save money on long-distance calls and fax charges. Relocating? Kim Castor is ideal for you. With the tools to do your research electronically, you can make a decision on a Dallas home the first day you're in town--or without traveling at all. You and your family save on travel costs. And after you've decided to buy, monitoring the sale by e-mail saves you even more.

The result: you get more information, more easily. With electronic files, you have less paperwork to deal with. And since your agent uses e-mail, you can even eliminate phone tag. The Kim Castor Dallas Home team streamlines your entire transaction, from showing to closing

Who is the Kim Castor Dallas Home Team and why should you use Them?  A short guide for the Internet Dallas Home Shopper

· When you're on the Internet, you don't have time to waste on endless searches for useful Dallas real estate information. You want to get things done quickly and without hassle. So chances are you'd like a Dallas real estate agent who

· Answers e-mail promptly and professionally.

· Respects your on-line privacy.

· Offers Dallas home listings and other Internet tools to help you find or market a Dallas home.

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Blue Moon Beads Captures the Nostaligia of Summer Vacation with Tokens

Blue Moon Beads Captures the Nostaligia of Summer Vacation with Tokens

-- Blue Moon Beads®, the craft industry leader for fashion jewelry-making components, has just released Tokens™, an eclectic mix of charms and trinkets. Just in time to capture the nostalgia for summer vacation, Tokens™ is hitting store shelves at major craft retailers.

Van Nuys, CA (Vocus) April 16, 2009

Blue Moon Beads®, the craft industry leader for fashion jewelry-making components, has just released Tokens™, an eclectic mix of charms and trinkets (http://www. creativityinc. com/bluemoonbeads/tokens). Just in time to capture the nostalgia for summer vacation, Tokens™ is hitting store shelves at major craft retailers. Collections of charms, pendants and replica findings can be mixed & matched to create jewelry designs that compete with boutique styles, but at big box prices.

Tokens™ takes the work out of searching for collectibles and offers themed packages for a variety of travels, hobbies, ephemera and much more, each containing multiple charms in an array of shapes and styles. Trinkets can be simply added to a Tokens™ charm bracelet or to a replica charm holder to make a distinctive piece of jewelry. The collection also includes raised dome typewriter keys, word charms, reproduction pendants, charm-holder pins and unique focal pieces, all with antiqued finishes to lend credibility to the souvenir-shop feel.

Developed to inspire beginners and enthusiasts alike, the Tokens™ collection also includes a full-color inspiration booklet with 26 projects for all skill levels. The booklet features a glossary, basic techniques and step-by-step instructions for 13 of the book's exquisite projects. Additional instructions can be downloaded from the Idea Gallery at bluemoonbeads. com.

With Tokens™, the feel of upscale designer charm bracelets, reproduced vintage findings and uniquely designed trinkets can now be captured with the ease and value expected from Blue Moon Beads®.

About Blue Moon Beads

Blue Moon Beads® is the craft industry leader for innovative and fashionable jewelry-making collections for major retailers. Begun in 1989 on the principle of importing unique beads from around the world, Blue Moon Beads® was acquired by Creativity Inc. in 2002 and, to this day, continues to provide trend-right product at a great value without compromising quality. Blue Moon Beads® continued success can be attributed to a long history of adapting to consumer's needs and translating fashion trends into marketable jewelry-making products.

About Creativity Inc.

Creativity Inc. is a leading designer, marketer and distributor of arts and crafts products. The company's jewelry design, scrapbooking, paper crafting, craft organization and home décor products can be found in major craft and mass merchandise retailers across North America, the United Kingdom and Australia. These products are marketed under six brand names: Autumn Leaves, Blue Moon Beads, Crop in Style, DMD, Hip in a Hurry and Westrim Crafts.

For additional information, contact:
Iliana McGrath
Director of Marketing & Public Relations
Creativity Inc.
818.778.3231
Www. creativityinc. com

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