| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:37 PM
Hayden Fortini must feel pretty comfortable at the Isle: He's won enough there.
Fortini, of Fort Lauderdale, most recently won the August $150,000 guarantee event at the Isle Casino & Racing in Pompano Beach. He collected $33,327, after negotiating a 50-...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 6:52 AM
Lorenzo "Lorry" Burrows, of New York City, died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, in New York City.
He was born in Saginaw, Mich., on June 9, 1932, the son of Harry Nelson Burrows and Ann Powell Burrows. He graduated from Cranbrook School and the University of...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 5:16 PM
What's everyone up to in the morning? Hannah's brushing her teeth, Shosh and Ray are talking in bed about pig bathing, Marnie's on a crappy job interview and Jessa may not recognize that mornings exist. Things get infinitely more ridiculous from there....
| Jan 24, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Should unexpected pleasures be so unexpected around here anymore? A visit to South Florida by Steve Martin, banjoist? Mike Tyson at the Arsht Center? A family-style scavenger hunt in Wilton Manors? New Kids on the Block … anywhere? Nothing should...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 11:36 AM
From the moment the first singer strides through the audience, walks onstage crooning “And the World Goes ’Round,” from the movie “New York, New York,” and takes her place underneath a spinning globe before being joined by...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:50 AM
After a few years practicing in cities around the country, and a couple of last-minute test runs in St. Petersburg in November and in Orlando at Christmastime, the Tap ‘N’ Run is ready for the fit and fashionable athletes of Fort Liquordale....
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:12 AM
The American News has been and is continuing to work on a project of the history of Northern State football: 1902-2012.
The project will be published in its entirety in the Oct. 5 edition of the American News.
Here is a preview of the all-time NSU...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 8:08 AM
Ian O'Hara of Boca Raton won the monthly $150,000 guaranteed poker tournament at the Isle Casino and Racing in Pompano Beach.
O'Hara won $40,500 in a negotiated chop between the final three players.
The $330 buy-in event drew 704 entrants and paid...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:35 AM
New York Times bestselling author Chris Bohjalian will be the guest speaker at McLean & Eakin, Booksellers' "Booked for Lunch" program noon-2 p.m. Friday, July 20, at at Stafford's Pier Restaurant in Harbor Springs. Bohjalian will be speaking about and...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 9:16 AM
Jacob Viccellio of Pride, La., was declared the winner of the $550 event of the Florida State Poker Championships at the Isle Casino and Racing Sunday.
Viccellio was the chip leader when the final eight players decided to chop up the remaining prize...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 7:27 PM
Though it has been nine years since Greg Painter and his wife first started selling Christmas trees, their passion for the seasonal enterprise remains evergreen.
"We love all the people," he said. "It's just a joy having the people come out here and...