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  • Carl Pelini retracts his resignation

    Former FAU coach Carl Pelini wants his job back. Eight days after Pelini and FAU defensive coordinator Pete Rekstis resigned amid allegations of drug use, Pelini submitted a retraction of his resignation in a letter to FAU in which he asks to be...
  • Fantasy Fest: Diana Nyad to lead Key West parade

    Fantasy Fest: Diana Nyad to lead Key West parade
    Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad swam from Cuba to the Keys without a shark cage, but is she brave enough for Duval Street? Or Ron Jeremy? Nyad will serve as grand marshal of Key West's Captain Morgan Fantasy Fest Parade on Oct. 26, a lively  procession that...
  • Ripley's: Half-off admission if you mark National Backwards Day

    Ripley's: Half-off admission if you mark National Backwards Day
    Ripley's will celebrate National Backwards Day on Friday with half-off admission for Florida residents who walk into the attraction backwards or wear something backwards. The deal is good only on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, the day some sources call National...
  • Weekend preview: Zombies, squeezeboxes and Snickers pudding cups... Yikes!

    Weekend preview: Zombies, squeezeboxes and Snickers pudding cups... Yikes!
    Brandon Kittendorf got his first experience in the haunting business at a corporate Halloween party in an abandoned Fort Lauderdale funeral home. He knows spooky. And the west Miramar native says the new location of his Festival of Souls haunted...
  • Lauderdale Live music festival: Gotta love it

    Lauderdale Live music festival: Gotta love it
    Lyle Lovett is as mystified about what to expect from this weekend’s Lauderdale Live music festival as its promoter is sure about it. But both agree it’s an extraordinary step for a city trying to develop a reputation as a live-music...
  • Weekend preview: Pink beer and other bodaciousness

    Weekend preview: Pink beer and other bodaciousness
    For Stout Sports Bar and Grille owner Simon Kearney, there’s no time like now to raise money for the fight against breast cancer — or to raise a blazing pink, 28-foot LED cherry blossom tree outside his Oakland Park pub. Kearney, who has two...
  • How perfectly strung-together words can delight the ear

    How perfectly strung-together words can delight the ear
    On the second page of William Gaddis’ “The Recognitions,” one of those unplumbed novels that accuse me from my shelves, the following sentences unspool themselves: The ship's surgeon was a spotty unshaven little man whose clothes,...
  • Where competency ends, poetry begins

    Where competency ends, poetry begins
    Anyone who's ever worked on an established literary journal has spent a lot of time sifting through the "slush." When I was on the poetry staff of Chicago Review some years ago, the unsolicited submissions poured in daily, conquering the available...
  • Shrimp pushes quinoa from side dish to center plate

    Shrimp pushes quinoa from side dish to center plate
    Q: Thursday is my favorite day for the newspaper, as I love the Food section. I'm in outside sales and, on several occasions, I've had lunch at Edge in the Four Seasons in Miami. They have an excellent shrimp salad that includes quinoa, fennel, grilled...
  • Dining scene: From salmon BLTs to 36-hour short ribs

    Dining scene: From salmon BLTs to 36-hour short ribs
    Bokamper's Sports Bar & Grill 3115 NE 32 Ave., Fort Lauderdale, 954-900-5584, Bokampers.com This sports bar has opened its third branch in Broward County, joining Miramar and Plantation, where former Miami Dolphins player Kim Bokamper founded the mini...
  • Irene H. Lilly

    Irene H. Lilly
    Irene H. Lilly January 21, 1922 - December 12, 2013 Lilly, Irene Harriette, passed away of natural causes on December 12, 2013 at her Huntington Beach home surrounded by her daughter Gail and family. She was born in Huntley, IL on January 21, 1922 to Ruth...