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Florida Resort Offers Summer Savings for Families


This summer, plan a stay at Florida’s Breakers Palm Beach Resort and enjoy special savings of more than 40 percent. more
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Howard Johnson Offers Weekly Family Savings


Chasing away those Monday blues just got easier with Howard Johnson’s Happy Mondays promotion. Book any Sunday through Thursday stay, and enjoy savings of up to 35 percent. Offer is available through May 22. more
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What price will you pay for your child’s safety?


This week there was news of more incidents in which air turbulence injured passengers -- and one case sent a baby flying through the cabin (very luckily uninjured). The FAA and the airlines need to act -- and parents need to ask themselves again: Is your small child's safety worth not paying for the extra seat? more
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New App Helps Flyers Find Better Seats


Didn’t get the seat you wanted on the flight you just booked? Download ExpertFlyer’s free Seat Alert app and receive an email notification when your preferred seat becomes available. more
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Visit Ponzi Vineyards, Fly Case of Wine Home Free of Shipping on Alaska Airlines


Visit Ponzi Vineyards in Oregon this fall and tour a state-of-the art wine-making facility that has only recently opened its doors to the public. Participants in the Ponzi Harvest Tours, held October 5-6, will learn about wine-making and enjoy a fall-inspired meal complimented by signature Ponzi wines. To top it off, Alaska Airlines is offering a special promotion allowing passengers to check one case of wine at no cost when flying out of select Oregon airports. more
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Eileen is interviewed by ABC News’ Good Morning America


Eileen is interviewed by ABC News' Good Morning America on the recent announcement by an international airline to add nanny service to its flights. more
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Make way for business class on JetBlue — what does this mean for the rest of us?


Even though Jet Blue says these seats only will take up a very small percentage of the total seats, there will still be fewer seats for those of us who simply want to get from NYC to the West Coast the cheapest way possible. And as other airlines jump on this profitable market, that will be the case across the industry? more
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The best laid plans, waylaid by Frankenstorm


American Airlines Terminal at JFK Airport after 2010's Christmas blizzard
UPDATE (Wednesday, Oct 31) -- It's Halloween, but the really scary thing is now bad the damage from SuperStorm Sandy is all over the Northeast. We still have power at our house so we are one of the few lucky ones. But we lost cable, which means almost all forms of communication for us these days. I'm updating this blog from our Town Hall where they have electricity and free public wi-fi. It's impressive the way people are pulling together and helping each other out. Just this morning my husband helped a neighbor jump-start his car. His battery had run down after he and his son tried to recharge too many electronic devices. Meanwhile... if you trying to travel, or get home, during the storm's aftermath, check out www.johnnyjet.com for some great tips! more
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