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TimesOC: Cities turn to crime-ridden motels to help solve homelessness problem

Hello and welcome to the TimesOC newsletter. Today is Friday, April 29. I’m Ben Brazil, bringing you the latest roundup of Orange County news and events. As the homelessness crisis continues to soar in Orange County and the rest of the state, authorities have turned to converting motels into affordable housing to address the problem. […]

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Santa Clara and Santa Cruz Counties get $23 million to convert hotels into homeless housing – NBC Bay Area

Santa Cruz and Santa Clara counties will receive a total of $23 million to convert hotels into permanent housing for homeless residents, the governor’s office announced Wednesday. Santa Clara County will receive $16.7 million to support the county’s purchase and conversion of the Crestview Hotel in Mountain View into 48 housing units, according to Gov. […]

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Irregularities in Hostels – Strict Action to Resume

Because inconsistencies were discovered during a review of 102 government student dormitories in Thiruvannamalai district, it was determined to take action against those involved. In Thiruvannamalai district, the Adithravidar and Tribal, Backward and Backward Class Welfare Department administers 102 government hostels. Allegations that meals provided to students in dormitories were of poor quality and lacked […]

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Colorado’s rundown and forgotten motels get another chance to be cool |

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — In the series premiere episode “Schitt’s Creek,” a suddenly broke family must leave their lavish mansion to reluctantly live in a run-down motel. In late April 2020, the remodeled motel became something the fictional family — and viewers of the hit show — loved. The motel’s takeover story reflected a trend […]

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Colorado’s rundown and forgotten motels get another chance to be cool | National

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — In the series premiere episode “Schitt’s Creek,” a suddenly broke family must leave their lavish mansion to reluctantly live in a run-down motel. In late April 2020, the remodeled motel became something the fictional family — and viewers of the hit show — loved. The motel’s takeover story reflected a trend […]

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Up to 50% of hotels and motels are already booked for the Eid holiday

Published: April 25, 2022 12:38:39 Vacationers are expected to visit Cox’s Bazar, the world’s longest unbroken sea beach, in droves during the Eid-ul-Fitr holiday, as 50% of hotels and motels were booked ten days before the biggest religious holiday, reports UNB. Cox’s Bazar is the most attractive tourist spot in Bangladesh and Eid holidays provide […]

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Female students are the main victims of poor quality food served in Kochi hostels – The New Indian Express

Express press service KOCHI: Among the rising cost of living in the city, the only section that is suffering helplessly is the student community, which depends on hostels and doesn’t have much to spend. They are left with few options other than choosing a hostel or paid accommodation. While boys have better choices for staying […]

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3 Hotel and Motel Stocks to Watch Despite Industry Troubles

The Zacks hotel and motel industry is gradually coming out of the woodwork, thanks to improving demand. Although the occupancy rate is improving, it remains below the pre-pandemic level. However, people are feeling more optimistic and confident about the prospect of traveling again. To capitalize on this sentiment, hoteliers are increasingly focusing on a number […]

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Albany city commission wants to establish regulations for hotels and motels

April 19 – ALBANY – Renting rooms by the hour or as a permanent place of residence would no longer be allowed under an order being reviewed by the Albany City Commission. The commission could vote later this month on the transitional quality housing ordinance presented during a working session on Tuesday. The order would […]

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Albany City Commission wants to establish regulations for hotels and motels | News

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Camden motels kicked out of city council

CAMDEN, SC – Camden City Council voted Tuesday, April 12 to pass an ordinance to close the Deluxe Inn and Mona Lisa Motel in Camden. Resident Christy Coop shared her reaction to the news, “the best news I’ve heard in months.” Adding: ‘I’ve been here all my life and it’s horrible’. City planner Sean Putnam […]

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Anaheim cracks down on motels accused of attracting drug trafficking and prostitution

As part of the city’s effort to revitalize a 1.5-mile stretch of Beach Boulevard, Anaheim officials have cracked down on motels they say attract drug use, prostitution and other crime to the city. region. Much of the iconic street shopping corridor that opened in 1934 as a thoroughfare to Orange County beaches has fallen into […]

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Colorado’s once-forgotten run-down motels get another chance to be cool | Content reserved for subscribers

In the first episode of “Schitt’s Creek”, a suddenly broke family must leave their lavish mansion to reluctantly live in a run-down motel. In late April 2020, the remodeled motel became something the fictional family — and viewers of the hit show — loved. The motel’s takeover story reflected a trend happening beyond the television […]

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LA County receives more than $18 million to convert hotels and motels into units for homeless people

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles County has received more than $18 million from the state to buy a hotel and two motels and turn them into temporary housing for people experiencing homelessness, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday. The county received $5.5 million to purchase a 20-unit hotel, which is to be rehabilitated, and turn it […]

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Some Afghan refugees are still stuck in Los Angeles hotels months after arriving

Start your day with LAist Sign up for the Morning Brief, delivered on weekdays. Like the United States plans to admit refugees from Ukrainethe housing crisis in Southern California continues to pose a problem for another group of refugees: Afghans who have arrived in recent months. Some Afghan refugees are still stuck in Los Angeles […]

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Hotels and short-term rentals blur the lines in America’s new lodging market

Skift grip Short-term rentals have outperformed hotels during the pandemic years in the US lodging industry. However, the lines between hotels and so-called STRs are blurring and it remains to be seen how the two segments will compete to define the market landscape. Varsha Arora, Skift Research In our Skift Research Global Travel Outlook 2022 […]

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How Do Hotel Loans Work?

Whether you already own a hotel and want to expand, or you want to open your own in America, loans may help you achieve your goals. But before use your title you apply, you need to understand how it works so you can get the most out of it. What is a hotel business loan? […]

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Data shows budget hotel cluster has become a hotspot for violence and crime in Tacoma

South Hosmer Street, a hotspot for violence and crime in Tacoma South Hosmer Street where the hotels are located, between 84th and 90th, was the scene of 1,355 crime incidents mapped by the city of Tacoma between 2014 and December 2021, according to new data. TACOMA, Wash. – The south Tacoma cluster of budget hotels […]

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When motels get a makeover – how ramshackle roadside stays get chic reboots

If I say “motel”, what comes to mind? Flickering (No) Signs of vacancy? Rooms by the hour? An episode of Schitt’s Creek or Breaking Bad? It’s time to rethink. When the pandemic put flying on hold, road-trippers in the United States saw a new, albeit still niche, option emerge for overnight stays – roadside motel […]

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Michigan couple tours the country to document kitsch-themed hotels

For many, honeymoon suites and themed motels are a thing of the past. But a Michigan couple is bringing these vintage, kitsch staycations to a whole new audience online. Margaret Bienert and her husband Corey lead the project, A pretty cool tour of the hotel. Their photos of heart-shaped bathtubs and clamshell beds are getting […]

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Morning Brief: Childcare Billing Errors, Reassigned Motels, and Night Owls

Start your day with LAist Sign up for the Morning Brief, delivered on weekdays. gHello the It’s April 7. Child care providers have been particularly affected by COVID-19. Faced with intermittent closures, the loss of customers due to changing financial situations for families, and the fulfillment of sometimes costly security mandates, many child care centers […]

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Why underutilized hotels and motels could be the fastest route to reducing the affordable housing deficit in Los Angeles

Start your day with LAist Sign up for the Morning Brief, delivered on weekdays. A new report Examination of strategies to reverse the critical housing shortage in Los Angeles found that repurposing commercial buildings, such as hotels, motels and vacant offices, could significantly increase available units. Researchers from the RAND Corporation, which published the report, […]

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Mayor of Quincy wants to bring more hotels downtown

QUINCY (WGEM) – Quincy Mayor Mike Troup said with the recent closure of hotels and motels in downtown Quincy, there is a need for 400 additional rooms to attract larger events to the region. “There’s just a need when you talk to the Oakley-Lindsay Center, our visitor and tour groups,” Troup said. Troup said these […]

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Selina opens three new hostels in Israel

International hotel company Selina, which was founded in 2015 by Israeli entrepreneurs Rafael Museri and Daniel Rudasevski and has 150 properties in 25 countries, has opened three new locations in Israel. The three new hostels are: the 266-bed Selina Tel Aviv Beach at 2 Arie Shenkar Street near the waterfront at Carmelit Bus […]

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Before the skyscrapers, Sunny Isles was famous for its kitschy motels

SUNNY ISLES, Florida. When it opened on New Year’s Day in 1950, the Ocean Palm Motel marked a new era for Sunny Isles, then known primarily for hosting illegal casinos. Designed by the late and influential Miami Beach architect Norman Giller, the Ocean Palm was built to appeal to the nation’s burgeoning fleet of motoring […]

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Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt and other hotels crack down on human trafficking

Human trafficking generates around $150 billion a year worldwide in illegal profits, according to the International Labor Organization, and poses a complicated challenge for large hotel chains. In 2020, more than 10,000 human trafficking cases were reported in the United States, 72% of which were related to sex trafficking, according to the National Human Trafficking […]

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Culver City Announces Imminent Purchase of Two Motels Under Project Homekey

Hotels 3868 and 3900 Sepulveda Boulevardam become accommodations By Dolores Quintana The Homekey Project enabled the City and County of Los Angeles to purchase temporary and permanent supportive housing for the homeless. The project grant money has been used to purchase thousands of units since the program began. Culver City, a small municipality, received one […]

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Before the skyscrapers, Sunny Isles was famous for its kitsch motels | Florida News

By CURTIS MORGAN, Miami Herald SUNNY ISLES, Fla. (AP) — When it opened on New Year’s Day in 1950, the Ocean Palm Motel marked a new era for Sunny Isles, then known primarily for being home to illegal casinos. Designed by the late and influential Miami Beach architect Norman Giller, the Ocean Palm was built […]

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Puerto Vallarta hotels still struggle to find employees ahead of Easter break

A few weeks before the start of Holy Week and the Easter holidays, the hotel sector in Puerto Vallarta needs some 5,000 people to fill its vacancies. Noting that this year is “looking good” and expected to improve over time, Puerto Vallarta Hotel and Motel Association Director Alejandro Torres Magaña stressed that they are looking […]

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The bill to combat human trafficking in hotels and motels is adopted

Bill would allow lawyers to penalize hotel/motel owners if supervisors knew or willfully ignored victims were being trafficked — This week, Assemblyman Jordan Cunningham (R-San Luis Obispo) announced that his bill to combat human trafficking in hotels and motels had passed the Assembly. state of California with bipartisan support. Specifically, AB 1788 would allow city […]

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Home Away From Home: Boutique Hotels Define Canadian Design Aesthetics Abroad

The Wander Resort in Bloomfield, Ontario.Handout When the Fogo Island Inn opened in 2013, led by the island’s Zita Cobb and designed by Newfoundland architect Todd Saunders, it propelled Canadian accommodation and design onto the international stage. Inspired by the fishing stages of the island’s small ports – wooden buildings on platforms above the water, […]