| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:14 AM
So the Hallandale Beach City Commission votes Wednesday on whether to approve a condo project at Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino. I don't really see any reason why it won't be approved.
It's interesting on the gambling front because Gulfstream is...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 2:43 PM
In February, soccer icon David Beckham held a press conference on the edge of Biscayne Bay, complete with hundreds of soccer supporters and seemingly as much media, to announce that he would bring a Major League Soccer team to Miami.
After five months...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 3:01 PM
A fixture on the local summer thoroughbred racing scene has become a casualty of the dates tug-of-war between Gulfstream Park and Calder Casino & Race Course.
Calder announced Monday that the Summit of Speed, originally scheduled for July 5, has been...
| May 28, 2014
| 11:34 AM
The gist for gamblers: Odds are good you'll be playing poker in Florida City.
The gist for those who follow Florida's gambling reality show: This one feels a little different, like it will happen. Not like a casino-hotel at the BB&T Center in Sunrise,...
| May 23, 2014
| 6:29 PM
| May 27, 2014
| 3:34 PM
South Floridians will soon have more options for flying to Jacksonville.
Silver Airways announced plans Tuesday to begin nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International and Jacksonville International airports starting Aug. 19.
| Jan 13, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Gulfstream Park visitors are accustomed to seeing muscular Thoroughbreds sprint side-by-side down the Hallandale Beach track. But this month, a horse about half the size is drawing attention — by doing math on the second floor of the casino.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Playing off the wave of interest in three-card poker nationwide, Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino has introduced a Florida version of the game.
The game is more complicated than, say, blackjack or Texas Hold 'em, but also has the prospect of...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 7:49 AM
3300 E. Commercial Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-772-2209, KaluzRestaurant.com
Only 6 months old, this Frank Lloyd Wright-style endeavor on the Intracoastal Waterway has launched lunch and Sunday brunch menus, as well as new cocktails...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Sure, Krystal Seiling wanted the fame and glory of making a huge poker score. But she was playing for something more.
She wants to get her boyfriend a new kidney. He has been fighting lupus for 12 years.
"He just comes from a different place," Seiling...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:39 AM
2826 E. Commercial Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-776-8066, PiccoloFl.com
It's a family affair at this new Italian nook in the former Pasta E Vino beside Eduardo de San Angel.
Owners Andres and Alison Avayu exude the feeling of...