| Jul 19, 2014
When the toy and comic-book convention Ultracon assembles at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center this weekend, its founder, Irving Santiago, will hold the biggest vendor's booth of all, displaying 4,000 G.I. Joe action figures....
| Jul 26, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Florida fighters drew first blood Saturday night – and last blood. They caused a few bumps and bruises in between, too.
Competitors from Boca Raton’s Blackzilians and Coconut Creek’s American Top Team went 4-0 during the “UFC...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 9:14 PM
Robbie Lawler is certainly psyched up for Saturday night’s Fox main event against Matt Brown.
But in a different way, he’s also excited for next spring – because that’s when new episodes of “Game of Thrones” return on...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 11:42 AM
The British royalty are often treated like Hollywood celebrities, and that trend will get a huge boost this week.
Look for reports on Prince George turning 1 on Tuesday. To get the jump, E! offers "Prince George Turns One!" at 8:30 p.m. Monday. Catt...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Syfy's "Face Off" keeps turning to Central Florida. David O'Connell, who is known as "Doc," will be a contender when the special-effects makeup contest returns this month.
O'Connell, whose hometown is Coconut Creek, is 26. He has worked in special-...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:52 PM
When Mike Hendrix fielded his All-Star baseball team earlier this summer, he had no idea just how far he could take his North Springs Little League Juniors. Hendrix and company did the local program proud and had a rather commendable showing in the...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 1:12 PM
The 129-year-old Havertys furniture chain has signed leases to take over the Fort Lauderdale and Coconut Creek stores recently shuttered by Carls Furniture, the property owners said Tuesday.
Havertys expects to move next year to the 50,000-square-foot...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Words that make many children frown — "back to school" — are the heartbeat of the promotion schedule this month at Mardi Gras Casino (831 N. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-924-3200, MardiGrasCasinoFL.com). Mondays bring the "Back to...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 12:24 PM
It has been a stellar year for Royal Palm Beach golfer Janelle Johnson.
Johnson, 18, was one of two recipients of a $1,500 scholarship recently at the second annual Bob Toski Junior Golf Tournament at Sherbrooke Golf & Country Club in Lake Worth. The...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Nan Rich has been running a political marathon: 250 campaign stops, 135,000 miles, 26 months.
But even as she prepares to officially qualify for the ballot Tuesday as a candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor, it looks more than ever as...
| May 1, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Moms get in free at Butterfly World in Coconut Creek Friday through Sunday, May 9-11.
No coupon is necessary.
Ladies who identify themselves as a mom at the ticket booth get free entrance and Happy Mother's Day wishes. Children do not need to be...