| May 11, 2011
| 12:03 PM
Official Rules | Cirque du Soleil Alegria Ticket Giveaway Sun Sentinel.com Cirque du Soleil Alegria Official Rules
Ticket giveaway for Cirque du Soleil Alegria live in concert at the BankAtlantic Center, Sunrise, FL July 20-31, 2011. EST
| May 15, 2011
The popularity of the movie "Water for Elephants" provides an excuse for this parade of powerful pachyderm facts:
1. African and Asian elephants are different species. The African savanna elephant is taller and heavier, has bigger ears and a concave...
| Jun 2, 2011
Seventeen years, 9 million audience members and 8,000-plus performances later, the show that launched the Las Vegas juggernaut that is Cirque du Soleil is still going strong at Treasure Island.
Acrobats walk up and down poles as if gravity were a...
| Jun 5, 2011
To help make your next trip to Las Vegas a winner, I tested iPhone apps (they also work on iPod Touch and iPad) that you can use to book a room, sharpen your card skills or even say, "I do." Many have an Android version that works on multiple platforms,...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 11:00 AM
If you stick with anything for long enough, you get really good at it. The Golden Dragon Acrobats, direct from Hebei, China, have been honing a skill set that began its development over 25 centuries ago, possibly as far back as the Xia Dynasty, 40...
| Jan 1, 2011
2012 Mummers Parade results can be found here.
2011 Mummers Parade Official Results
String Bands Division
1. My Kind of Clown (Quaker City). . . 95.100
2. Ferko Stakes Their Claim (Ferko) . . . 93.000
3. No Boat...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 4:01 AM
It's someone's birthday today - and that's always cause to celebrate. Many national retailers and restaurant chains want your business and your email address badly enough to offer free sign-on gifts, coupons and birthday deals. The catch is that nearly...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 8:47 PM
Get the Inside Edge
Author Alan Kaufman will be the featured guest at a breakfast meeting of the Inside Edge, from 7 to 8:45 a.m. in the University Club, corner of Los Trancos and East Peltason, UC Irvine. Cost is $35 for first-time guests....
| Apr 12, 2012
| 9:16 AM
I am so saddened about to read that the Piccadilly Circus is coming to Howard County ("Piccadilly Circus coming to county fairgrounds," April 5). Not only that, this article provided them with free advertising.
Circus animals suffer inordinately in these...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Howard County Fairgrounds is hosting a traveling show of sorrow, fear, and pain this week. A circus that uses exotic animals as "entertainment" is coming to town.
I urge all Maryland residents to say "no" to financially supporting circuses that use...
| Dec 29, 2011
Guitarist/composer Michael Musillami's trio, his alliance with his longtime friends and collaborators, bassist Joe Fonda and drummer George Schuller, is a superb, finely tuned unit, empathetic, swinging and dramatically expressive of emotions sweeping...