Meeting Planners International Names Partner of the Year:

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex (KSCVC) was honored Thursday, June 19, 2008 with the Strategic Partner of the Year Award by the Greater Orlando Area Meeting Professionals International (GOAMPI). The award recognizes Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex special events team for their contributions to the collective success of the Central Florida meeting association.


Historic $10 Million Gift Will Retain and Recruit World-Class Researchers, Educators and Clinicians to UB and Western New York

The largest-ever gift to UB by Jeremy M. Jacobs, right, will support the goals of UB 2020 to transform the university while also improving our region's quality of life, according to President John B. Simpson.


Delaware North Marks Earth Day 2008 by Confirming its Commitment to Environmental Stewardship and Expanding GreenPath to its Global Operations

Delaware North Companies, a global leader in hospitality and food service, is extending GreenPath®, its award-winning sustainability and environmental system, to its worldwide operations. In a related announcement, Delaware North said it is naming John Huey to a newly created post of director of sustainability and environmental affairs.


Delaware North Companies Earns Acclaim from Advertising Club of Buffalo

Delaware North Companies has once again received accolades for its communications and advertising work from the Advertising Club of Buffalo. The company received four awards for its innovative and enthusiastic approach and will collect them at the 2008 ADDY Awards show March 28.


Wheeling Island Employees Raise Over $35,000 For The Untied Way-Upper Ohio Valley

Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack presented a $35,342 check to George Smoulder, Executive Director of the United Way-Upper Ohio Valley on Tuesday, March 4, 2008. The check represented the conclusion of the casino’s 2008 employee campaign.


Delaware North Companies Establishes Scholarships for Students of The Culinary Institute Of America

Delaware North Companies, a leading global hospitality and food service provider, is establishing two scholarships for students to attend The Culinary Institute of America (CIA).


Delaware North Companies Applauds Progress in Habitat for Humanity Project

Delaware North Companies participated in a Habitat for Humanity wall-raising ceremony on Feb. 19 as part of the continuing effort to rebuild New Orleans post-Katrina. The event unveiled the framework for one of two houses Delaware North has sponsored and will assist in building and introduced volunteers to the family that will call the house their home.


Delaware North Companies Presents $10,000 to Museum of the Rockies

Delaware North Companies, which operates the general stores in Yellowstone National Park for the National Park Service, has donated $10,000 to the Museum of the Rockies to help develop a new exhibit.


Saratoga Gaming and Raceway Donating Profits For A Day

Saratoga Gaming and Raceway is holding "Play for a Cause" on December 19 to show our appreciation and give back to our community.  Nine local organizations have been chosen to receive an equal share of Saratoga Gaming and Raceway’s gaming profits for the day. The minimum amount donated will be $10,000 to each charity. Additionally, this day will be an opportunity to collect food for the holidays and toys for underprivileged children.


Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack Hosts Table Games Charity Events

Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack will host two table games charity events on Monday, December 17 and Tuesday, December 18, 2007 from 4pm-8pm in their newly renovated gaming floor.