| Jul 11, 2010
Turn Left at the Trojan Horse
A Would-Be Hero's American Odyssey
Citadel Press/Kensington: 308 pp., $14.95 paper
This is how a quest should be done: You bundle up everything you know. You take stock of who you are and who you aren't. You...
| Sep 6, 2010
As the scope of the nationwide salmonella outbreak expanded late last month, farmers market vendors reported rushes on locally produced eggs and people with backyard flocks were sitting smug.
But food safety experts say consumers shouldn't jump to the...
| Oct 29, 2010
"Alabee Barnes, this is your lucky day. Your father is going to sing Michael Jackson's 'Thriller'!" announced Kevin Barnes as that song's instantly recognizable opening rang out behind him. It was the end of a long dress rehearsal for the indie- pop...
| Jan 22, 2011
| 8:13 PM
It seemed like an odd commitment at the time, but amid all the turmoil that went on this past summer at USC, Lauderdale Lakes Boyd Anderson linebacker Kent Turene was unfazed. He committed to the Trojans and was quite sure of himself at the time.
| Jul 16, 2011
| 4:54 PM
The Florida Gators picked up their 14th commitment of the 2012 recruiting class with the pledge of Boiling Springs (N.C.) Crest safety Rhaheim Ledbetter on Friday morning. A happy day in Gainesville, no doubt.
That all changed Friday night.
A pair of...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 6:18 AM
Yes, we said Langerado! (And for good measure, !!!!!) The South Florida music festival went dark in 2009 after a proposed festival in Miami had to be canceled due to poor ticket sales. The result of not only the move to Miami, but also a down economy...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 8:00 AM
We may be living in the golden age of food television. Twenty years ago, you had to wait for Julia Child and a few others every week on PBS. Today, it's such a hot commodity that ABC is canceling soap operas and replacing them with a foodie version of...
| May 11, 2011
| 8:15 AM
WEDNESDAY 11: BRUNO MARS AND JANELLE MONAE
Last month, the hip-pop producer Bruno Mars (above) joined Oprah, Sting and Mark Zuckerberg on Time's list of the 100 most-influential people in the world. Why? Besides writing “Fuck You!” with Cee Lo...
| Jul 1, 2011
Football coach Ken Niumatalolo released the names Navy's 2011 recruits on Thursday night as 52 prospects representing 16 states went through induction ceremonies and began plebe summer.
"We are very excited about the group we have coming in this year,"...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 4:45 AM
1. Sum up Artscape? That’s one of the best things about it — you can’t. Especially since this is the free arts festival blowout’s 30th year (celebrating everything 1980s, which we assume you love).
And, of course, there’s...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 8:40 AM
Joe and Nita McCormick of Falling Waters, W.Va., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary by vacationing in the Great Smokey Mountains with their family.
While in Tennessee, the family surprised them with gifts, a steak dinner and an anniversary cake....