| 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...
| Jun 10, 2012
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When Banana Republic was looking for someone to collaborate on a summer collection inspired by Palm Springs, Trina Turk was the one to call.
The L.A.-based designer, known for playful...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 1:50 PM
The cold weather with snow and ideal snowmaking conditions made MLK weekend a wonderful time for snowsports fans. Central New York Greek Peak Mountain Resort ( Picture shown in this story) had all lifts operating and the majority of the trails open. ...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 3:31 PM
American resorts have shown strength this season with will and might to make snow when the temperatures drop. From the Western Resorts of Colorado Monarch Mountain that is pulling the Eastern skier and rider who wants a deal in the recession. To...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 8:08 AM
If you've taken a carriage or sleigh ride through Bay View or Harbor Springs, chances are a Ward has been at the reins.
Scott Ward has been providing these rides for about 15 years. He owns and operates his own unnamed company, providing rides throughout...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Gresham, Ore: Elizabeth B. (Liz) O'Donnell, 92, died Friday, Jan. 27, at Powell Valley Assisted Living & Memory Care, Gresham, Ore.
Liz was born in Aberdeen to Carl and Helen (Swanson) Benson. She was raised in Aberdeen and graduated from Aberdeen...
| 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...