| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The man credited with growing the Smithfield High School band more than six-fold in eight years has been named a national semifinalist for an award by the Grammy Foundation and the Recording Academy.
The field for the Music Educator Award, which...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:15 PM
The house doesn't always win after all.
Just six months after opening, Broward County's newest gambling option, Dania Casino and Jai-Alai, plans to close for at least a year, putting 300 people out of work.
With only a trickle of revenue, casino...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:01 AM
This October, Mardi Gras Casino offers patrons a share of up to $100,000 playing the Great Pumpkin Trade.
Football Monday Night Blitz. Drawing at end of Monday’s 8:30pm game. Earn 20 points for an entry into the Football Monday Night...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Temple Street Eatery (416 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, 954-123-4567, TempleStreetEatery.com)
Después de dos décadas de que el Mandarin House de Christina Wan sirviera en el condado Broward, Wan ha abierto su nuevo local de comida casual con un...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
It's been 143 years since the roaring flames of the Great Chicago Fire tore through the city, and now the historic event is serving as the symbolic kindling for an unprecedented civic celebration. The Great Chicago Fire Festival will light up the...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Back in Time Laser Show, 9:30 p.m. at Buehler Planetarium, 3501 SW Davie Road, Davie. $8 adults; $4 children. Call 954-201-6681.
Back-to-School Drive, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Children's Home Society of Florida, 401 NE Fourth St., Fort Lauderdale....
| May 7, 2014
For the first time in its 61-year history, the Boca Raton Garden Club was named club of the year for the state and the Deep South Region of National Garden Clubs, which includes six states.
Club president Carol Brown brought home several wins from back-...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Comedy challenge: Vanessa Hollingshead, a New Yorker who has appeared on "Comedy Central Presents," will headline this weekend's Comedy Challenge at Mardi Gras Casino (831 N. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach). The casino is in the midst of six weeks of...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:34 PM
$20,000 drawing: Today's the big day for Mardi Gras Casino, which is presenting its $20,000 cash drawing. Finalists have been qualifying Tuesdays in April, with drawings every 30 minutes from 12:30 to 10 p.m. for those who earn at least 20 slot points....
| Apr 30, 2014
| 8:48 AM
Before Bruce Springsteen shifted into high gear on Thursday in Tampa, he offered a holiday greeting:
“Happy May Day,” Springsteen told the crowd at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, after strolling to the spotlight with his guitar....
| May 29, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Out of the frying pan and into the fire, I'm switching from one dance show to another, with barely a week between the "Dancing with the Stars" finale and the "So You Think You Can Dance "premiere.
Audition episodes are often my least favorite, primarily...