‘This Year is Horrendous …’
Exposition Center at the Great New York State Fair. Cancellation of the fair, with an attendance of more than 1 million people, is a blow to the local tourism industry.

‘This Year is Horrendous …’

President, CEO of Visit Syracuse characterizes how COVID-19 has decimated tourism industry in Central New York By Lou Sorendo June is a month when occupancy rates in the Syracuse region…

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B&Bs Face Re-opening Challenges
Bill Jacquin and his wife Joann purchased Serendipity Bed and Breakfast near SUNY Oswego in October 2017. Bill says that from March until July this year, they received no guests.

B&Bs Face Re-opening Challenges

By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant Any business re-opening to the public has faced a variety of challenges to engaging with customers and clients again. Bed and breakfast proprietors have faced a…

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Tourism Takes Tumble
Janet Clerkin, tourism and public information coordinator for Oswego County. “It is hard to predict anything relative to an economic environment that none of us have ever experienced,” she says.

Tourism Takes Tumble

COVID-19 takes toll on Oswego County’s tourism industry By Lou Sorendo The tourism sector is one of the hardest-hit in the nation by the outbreak of COVID-19, and Oswego County…

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