VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) -- Virginia Beach has recorded its third straight year of increased lodging revenue.
The Virginian-Pilot (http://bit.ly/12aivWr ) reports that lodging revenue in 2012 was nearly 8 percent higher than in 2011. Sales from hotels, vacation home rentals and campgrounds topped $301 million.
Citywide restaurant and amusement sales also increased.
Information from: The Virginian-Pilot, http://pilotonline.com
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
'Star Trek' falls short of studio hopes; 'Iron Man 3' tops $1B worldwide.
Conn. zoo officials don't know how this baby came to be born.
An 800-pound alligator? That's not bad for a first hunting trip.
An NFL player relieves himself of his feelings toward the IRS.