| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:58 PM
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...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:39 AM
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...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 1:04 PM
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...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:35 AM
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...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 8:44 AM
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...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:19 AM
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...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:49 AM
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,...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:18 PM
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...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 10:13 AM
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...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:50 AM
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...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 12:51 PM
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...