Heritage Square Museum Exhibit Pays Tribute to the American Drug Store

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In Los Angeles on business and have a day off? If you’re looking for a unique glimpse into Americana history, be sure to visit the new pharmacy museum which opened on November 4 at Heritage Square Museum in Montecito Heights called “Colonial Drug – George A. Simmons, Proprietor.” The exhibit is essentially a replica of the store owned by George A. Simmons, who operated Colonial Drug store for sixty years in Highland Park. Continue reading

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Free Performances On Saturday Nights At The Getty

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The Harold M. Williams Auditorium at the Getty Center

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Travelers in Los Angeles looking for an inexpensive but exciting activity should check out Saturday Nights at the Getty, “a free, contemporary performance series featuring an eclectic mix of music, dance, theater, and spoken word events.”

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Discover the Best Austin Museums

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This Sunday, over 30 of Austin’s most exciting and beloved museums unite for the 14th annual Austin Museum Day. All the museums participating are offering free admission to all, and along with some great exhibitions, the day will be filled with special activities including music, storytime, treats—and even a few scavenger hunts. We’ve rounded up our top 10 must-visit museums, so don’t miss your chance to check our some of our city’s best art (for free!). Continue reading

Event: Austin Business Travel Association 2012 Golf Tournament

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Mark your calendars for our annual golf tournament.  In 2012 we’ll return to River Place Country Club for a great day on the links.  Watch for additional information on the Austin BTA site. Continue reading

Event: “The Travel Industry and The Economy”

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Put on by the Los Angeles Business Travel Association (LABTA), Dr. Thornberg will give a brief overview on the economic outlook for 2013 and how it will affect us in the Corporate Travel Industry. Thornberg is an expert in the study of regional economies, real estate dynamics, labor markets and business forecasting. He has been involved in a number of special studies measuring the impact of important events on the economy, including the NAFTA treaty, the California power crisis, port security, California water transfer programs and the September 11th terrorist attacks. Continue reading