Both Delta Air Lines and JetBlue Airways have announced they are expanding their flight offerings from Boston in the coming months. JetBlue announced plans to grow its Boston focus city by more than 40 percent to 200 peak day departures, including the launch of its 63rd nonstop destination, Atlanta. Delta is expanding in Boston with new service to San Francisco and Nashville, as well as more flights to Seattle and Milwaukee. By June 2017, Delta will have added more than 22 percent more seat capacity versus June 2014.
JETBLUE TO ATLANTA
JetBlue service between Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) will begin [...]
Yesterday, Alaska Airlines introduced nonstop service to the Music City from Seattle. With the start of this new route to Nashville, Alaska has increased the number of nonstop destinations from its Seattle hub to 84.
“Our new nonstop flight between Seattle and Nashville connects two of the country’s largest and most popular music capitals,” said John Kirby, the airline’s vice president of capacity planning. “Loyal Pacific Northwest customers will enjoy our convenient schedule, and our new Nashville customers will appreciate our great service, complimentary assigned seats and our premium cabin experience.”
Summary of new service:Start date City [...]
Biannual Event Celebrating Locally Owned Restaurants Returns August 24-30
Nashville Restaurant Week is back: Starting today and running through this coming weekend, nearly 60 local restaurants that make up the Nashville Originals—the city’s non-profit independent restaurant association—will offer diners special menus and deals throughout the week.
As an organization, the Originals support local restaurateurs who are committed to sustaining Nashville’s unique dining culture through the belief that the individual creativity of local businesses have helped shape the city’s identity, and helped propel Music City into the national culinary spotlight.
This week (and into the weekend), check out these events that are taking place in Upstate New York, Nashville, St. Paul, New York City and Vancouver, BC.Syracuse, New York: Great New York State Fair – August 27 – September 7
Cotton candy, handmade quilts, cows, horses, baby animals and a giant Ferris wheel. You’ll find all that and more at the Great New York State Fair starting August 27 and running through September 7. Held in Syracuse every year since 1841, the NY State Fair has blossomed into a giant 12-day showcase of what’s best in the state. Hundreds of exhibits and competitions highlight New York State’s art and crafts, cooking, [...]