| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:46 PM
On the day thousands of drivers were stranded for hours on South Florida highways, friends were made, bosses were angered, flights were missed and gas tanks nearly were emptied.
It turned worrisome for Mike Elmore, a diabetic who said his blood sugar...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 3:56 PM
Fewer trees in Broward are likely to be mutilated with clippers and chain saws after county commissioners on Tuesday approved tougher enforcement of tree trimming.
Tree trimmers will now be subject to fines and the loss of their licenses when they...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Andy Slater See You Later Poker Tournament: This monthly tournament will return at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek's Stax Poker Lounge. There's a $100 cash prize waiting for the player who eliminates Slater, the host of a weekday show from...
| Nov 10, 2013
Michael McKenna is licking his chops, looking forward to free meals on Sunday and Monday in honor of Veterans Day.
"I'm planning on going to Denny's for breakfast, Olive Garden for lunch and either Applebee's or Golden Corral for dinner," the retired...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Seminole Coconut Creek’s Florida’s Largest Slot Tournament is inviting players to vie for $80,000 in prize money, including $25,000 for first place.
It will start at 9 a.m. Sunday. (Registration will begin at 7 a.m.)
The tournament will...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:06 AM
George LeMieux, who had more to do with the current state of gambling in Florida than you might think, told Tower Forum attendees Thursday that he doesn't see any major legislation making it through this year -- although he's against destination...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Turkey Trot Race Game: They call it a turkey trot, but it's really a dice game. Seminole Casino Coconut Creek offers the game Thursday and Nov. 14. Six patrons will be chosen at 6, 8 and 10 p.m. Contestants throw jumbo cubes to determine how far along the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:07 AM
State Rep. Jim Waldman has one pretty clear message regarding his 2016 candidacy for Florida Senate: Everyone’s behind me, so nobody else ought to bother running.
(Memo to former State Sen. Skip Campbell, who held the seat until he was forced from...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Lisa Aronson, a Coconut Creek city commissioner, hopes to jump to the Broward County commission next year.
She’s a popular and well-known political figure, but she faces a tough Democratic primary.
Political insiders have expected her to run for...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Los consumidores del sur de Florida que logran ingresar al sistema de computadoras del Obamacare encuentra una docena de planes de seguros de salud que les ofrece algunas de las primas más bajas— o más alta— en Estados Unidos.
| Nov 1, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Many casinos offer some kind of Thanksgiving-themed promotion, but Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino (901 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-454-7000, GulfstreamPark.com) has three this month. From 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays is Turkey Fights....