Taste New York http://wrvo.org en 2013 New York State Fair prepares to open http://wrvo.org/post/2013-new-york-state-fair-prepares-open <p></p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 11:25:18 +0000 Ellen Abbott 43013 at http://wrvo.org 2013 New York State Fair prepares to open Taste-NY program dropped from state budget http://wrvo.org/post/taste-ny-program-dropped-state-budget <p><span id="primaryContentDepotPortlet.contentDescription">Funding for a program to promote locally grown produce through a network of duty-free stores across New York has been axed from the final version of the state's budget.</span></p><p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 14:28:00 +0000 Kate O'Connell 35576 at http://wrvo.org Upstate tourism industry welcomes promotional funding in proposed state budget http://wrvo.org/post/upstate-tourism-industry-welcomes-promotional-funding-proposed-state-budget <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Tourism professionals in upstate New York are applauding Gov. Andrews Cuomo’s commitment to the region. In order to augment upstate economic growth, the governor has set aside <a href="http://www.scribd.com/doc/121650101/2013-New-York-State-Budget-Proposal-From-Governor-Andrew-Cuomo">$7 million in the budget</a> for promotion and marketing initiatives. Mon, 28 Jan 2013 21:18:20 +0000 Kate O'Connell 32336 at http://wrvo.org Upstate tourism industry welcomes promotional funding in proposed state budget