July 30th, 2009

Considering San Diego for your summer vacation or staycation destination? Here are a few San Diego experiences that will make your stay FUN and memorable! (don’t forget to bring your camera, sunglasses and sunblock)……1. Del Mar Race Tracks – Opening Day Wednesday, July 22 and runs thru September 9th, “Play Where the Turf Meets the Surf!” (Join MCCSN at the Tracks – August, date TBA)2. Nighttime at the S.D. Zoo– (June 27 – September 7), check out the new Elephant Odyssey…

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July 1st, 2009

Ira Aldridge Repertory Players presents: A World Première “Looking for an Echo, After 40 Years We Still Ain’t Got a Band” Created and Directed by Calvin Manson Musical Directors ~ Aaron Holland and Roosevelt Carter Enjoy DINNER THEATRE in North Park The Sunset Temple, 3911 Kansas Street Fridays & Saturdays, July 10 through August 8, 2009 6:45PM Dinner and 8:00PM Show Only 3 Sunday Matinees, July 26 & August 2, 9,…

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June 24th, 2009

Family reunions and travel seem to go hand-in-hand, judging by the fact that 34 percent of U.S. adults have traveled to one in the past three years. This translates into nearly 72 million U.S. adults. In fact, one in five (22%) U.S. adults say they took a trip to attend a family reunion in just the past year. Keeping with the family theme, more than half of reunions are held in someone’s home (52%). City or town parks (12%) and national/state parks or forests (6%) are also popular. And…

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June 18th, 2009

According to the 2000 U.S. census, Asian Americans make up 4.3% of the total U.S. population — that’s about 12 million people who identify themselves as at least part Asian. However, this number represents an increase of 63% from the 1990 census.Over half of all Asian-American travel originates in the Pacific census division, predominantly in California. Travel is most likely to occur in the Asian-American traveler’s own state, accounting for just under half of all Asian-American…

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June 10th, 2009

In 2008 the African American population grew to 41.4 million in the US. African Americans were the largest minority group in 24 states.New York, California, and Illinois, held claim to the largest Black populations. But due to rapid growth in the South, Florida, Texas, and Georgia, all currently have an African American population of about 3 million. Only New York still has more African Americans.African American travelers spend more than $40 billion yearly, representing 45% of the $90…

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