Monthly Archives: March 2019

Sycuan opens new $ 260 million resort

The official opening today of the $ 260 million Sycuan Resort marks two milestones in the San Diego area casino industry. The Sycuan Band of Kumeyaay Indians, which helped make the county a gaming mecca when it launched the first tribal-run bingo hall in 1983, has become the last major …

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Two iguana fights cause chaos at resort

Two fighting iguanas cause chaos at resort by jumping into pool and swimming inches from screaming tourists Tourists lounging by resort pool disrupted by two iguana fights Two scaly reptiles argued on the sidewalk where they collided An iguana then suddenly dove into the pool, causing tourists to scream He …

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Boracay resort demolished for beach encroachment

The Boracay Plaza Beach Resort has been demolished. Photo courtesy of DENR A Boracay resort was demolished for breaking the 30-meter “easement rule” by encroaching on the island’s coastline. The Boracay Plaza Beach Resort was demolished by the government’s interagency task force yesterday (Tuesday March 19), the Department of Environment …

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New hotel and restaurant in Lakewood Ranch, FL

Lakewood Ranch The row of hotels at Lakewood Ranch may expand in the near future. Sarasota’s Floridays Development Company is seeking approval from the Manatee County government to build a five-story, 118-room hotel and 7,000-square-foot restaurant in Lakewood Ranch, north of University Parkway and east of the ‘Interstate 75. The …

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