| Jan 23, 2014
| 5:24 PM
Hallandale Beach sent a strong message to its red-light cameras this week: Get out of town.
Commissioner William Julian's motion passed 4-1 Wednesday, making Hallandale Beach the first city in Broward County to ditch the cameras.
| Jan 24, 2014
| 10:09 AM
In Hallandale Beach, commissioners are considering paying as much as $300,000 for a fancy new sign that would grace Hallandale Beach Boulevard just east of Interstate 95.
But not if Commissioner Bill Julian can help it.
Julian has squawked the loudest...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:21 AM
Farid Jattin of Miami won the Isle Poker Classic main event last week at the Isle Casino and Racing in Pompano Beach. The main event drew 566 entries in the $1,090 buy-in event.
Jattin earned $147,160. Next were Manelic Minaya of Tampa ($86,598) and...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 8:09 AM
La histórica Casa Curci, salvada de un gigantesco martillo demoledor en 2003, es ahora noticia por otras razones.
Construida en 1924 y conocida como Villa Providence, la vivienda de dos pisos ha sido incluida en el Registro Nacional de Lugares...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:25 AM
What do you drink with a 75-foot-long Cuban sandwich? When you’re the guy responsible for creating the world-record Dagwood on Saturday at the inaugural Hallandale Beach Hispanic Festival, the answer is odd and understandable.
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:20 AM
You know, not every casino cares about its very elderly guests. They usually don't drop much coin and they don't feed into the marketing storyline of a venue being a hopping, happening place.
Then there's Mardi Gras Casino in Hallandale Beach. Sunday,...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 10:54 AM
Para hacer el sándwich cubano más largo del mundo, un jugoso monstruo de 75 pies de largo, se requiere mucho pan, decenas de libras de jamón fino y cerdo asado, cientos de rodajas de queso suizo y un par de galones de mostaza y pepinos. Pero sobre todo...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:06 AM
Mardis Gras Casino has jumped on the beer bandwagon with what it’s calling the 1st annual Homebrew Beer Competition 2-6 p.m. Saturday. A $15 entrance fee gets you a sampling cup and a pretzel necklace. You then get to sample more than 30 beers...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:48 AM
The Martin Luther King Day holiday on Monday makes it a three-day weekend for some, and Seminole Casino Coconut Creek knows you have a dream. There’s a giveaway of up to $2,500 every two hours from 1 p.m. through 9 p.m. Saturday and Monday. On...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Broward Mayor Barbara Sharief held a big bash when she became mayor in November.
Newly released campaign finance reports show she spent some $12,000 in campaign contributions on the affair.
Sharief said she held the party because people in the...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:01 AM
She rode a camel. She met a prince. She bought perfume and scarves and dates.
But more importantly, Hallandale Beach Mayor Joy Cooper embarked on a cultural mission to Saudi Arabia, one of the world's most conservative countries, especially when it...