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Connecticut Park Foreclosure Case Thickens

A court-appointed co-manager of the Strawberry Park campground near Preston, Conn., is alleging that campground operator Hyman Biber admitted creating a limited liability company last year to avoid the claims of creditors and keep the business going, which Biber is...

'RV World' Plan to Get Casino License Not New

Members of the Pennsylvania state Gaming Control Board on Wednesday (Nov. 17) questioned a plan for a casino in Hampden Township that would count RVs to make up for a shortfall in the number of rooms required for a gambling license, the Harrisburg Patriot-News...

RV Park Raises $30K in Memory of Beloved Staffer

Discovery Bay RV Park residents near Gardiner, Wash., inspired after a beloved friend died in a three-car crash while attempting to turn off U.S. Highway 101 to get home, have raised $30,000 to add an eastbound left-turn lane into the park, the Peninsula Daily News...

LSI Leverages Brand with Yogi Movie Debut

The upcoming (Dec. 17) release of a new Warner Brothers’ “Yogi Bear” movie offered an ideal backdrop for Leisure System Inc.’s (LSI) annual Symposium, held Nov. 8-11 at the Embassy Suites in Covington, Ky., a Cincinnati suburb located near the company’s home office in...

RV Park Could Be 8 Feet from Neighbor's Window

The Douglas County, Ore., Planning Commission has been asked to decide whether a Roseburg, Ore., company can establish an RV park on property it owns on the North Umpqua Highway in Glide, the Douglas County News-Review reported. The plan upset some neighbors who say...

Illinois City Ponders Campground on Reservoir

The Salem, Ill., City Council has agreed to complete a feasibility study on the possibility of constructing a campground on the Salem Reservoir, WJBD Radio reported. Councilman Kip Meador suggested the idea for property near the north entrance to the Nature Trail off...

Connecticut RV Park Faces February Foreclosure

With the Strawberry Park Resort Campground in Preston, Conn., scheduled for a foreclosure sale in February, a Superior Court judge has ordered a Florida resorts management company to take over operations at the popular 160-acre property, theday.com, New London,...

Voters Protect RV Parks and Historic Cottages

Residents of Dennisport, Mass., on Tuesday night (Nov. 16) embraced the town’s traditional cottage colonies, the Boston Herald reported. Voters attending the special town meeting at Wixon Middle School overwhelmingly approved new zoning that creates a seasonal resort...

KOA Franchisees Outperform U.S. Economy

Despite the nation’s challenging economic environment, business for most of Kampground of America Inc.’s 460-plus parks is relatively good right now. In fact, it’s real good in some cases. That much was evident at KOA’s Annual International Convention at which some...

Henderson to Head Outdoor Resorts Advisors

E. Randall Henderson Jr. has resigned as president of Signature Resorts Inc. to become president and CEO of Outdoor Resorts Advisors LLC. In his new position, Henderson will be engaged in several joint ventures developing new luxury RV resorts, and offer a limited...

Hoosier Theme Park's Late Owner Honored

The visionary who introduced “free unlimited soft drinks,” an extreme emphasis on friendliness and cleanliness, plus the world’s most popular trio of wooden roller coasters was inducted into the amusement industry’s Hall of Fame today (Nov. 16). Holiday World &...