| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:16 AM
Dania Casino and Jai-Alai (301 E. Dania Beach Blvd., 954-927-2841, DaniaCasino.com) offers Scratch, Match and Win from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Players receive a scratch card for every 200 points they earn. If they scratch off six stacks of bills in...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 10:19 AM
By the time Fabulons drummer Richie Benjamin strikes the first downbeat, the dance floor at Mardi Gras Casino is full. And it stays packed throughout the night.
While the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino has the 5,300-seat Hard Rock Live, and even...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Singer Robin Thicke has canceled his Saturday performance at Universal Studios theme park, but he has agreed to come on a later date, Universal officials said Friday night.
Thicke, best known for last year's hit "Blurred Lines," also canceled his Friday...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Mardi Gras will arrive a little early this year for Chicago listeners, thanks to a most unusual and promising concert this weekend by Orbert Davis' Chicago Jazz Philharmonic.
While revelers in New Orleans will celebrate the traditional Fat Tuesday on...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Tuesday is Earth Day, and Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino (901 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-454-7000, GulfstreamPark.com) is trying to make the world better by giving away an environmentally friendly car, a Nissan Leaf. The promotion runs...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 3:45 PM
It really is a bizarro world among L.A.'s NBA teams when you consider that nearly four years ago, Clippers fans marched outside Staples Center proclaiming unrequited love for free agent LeBron James as the Lakers shrugged on their way to another title....
| Apr 17, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Before you focus on the cards or the slots at Mardi Gras Casino, take a look at the poker-themed paintings in the entryway.
They're the creations of Robby Becker, one of the Hallandale Beach casino's dealers.
The Hollywood artist, 42, combines...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:46 AM
This weekend one of the most intensely anticipated events of the jazz season will unfold in one of the most important rooms in the city.
It's a rare occasion indeed when trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith, multi-instrumentalist Douglas Ewart and drummer Mike...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:36 AM
Apricot Lane, a women's fashion and accessories boutique in Hampton, is offering 50 percent off its entire store during a special sale on Saturday.
The sale will take place for one hour only -- between 5 and 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 1. To take...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 11:17 AM
Academy Awards telecast host Ellen DeGeneres ordered pizza for a crowd of hungry celebrities during Sunday night's show, but the stars ended up eating more than a slice of Big Mama's and Papa's pizza. Wolfgang Puck and his culinary team cooked a lavish...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Check out festivals and events in March across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Feb. 1 -March 9: Bands Brew and BBQ...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Dante Hale is a large man. High school fullback, pro-wrestling hopeful, nightclub bouncer large, all of which he's been.
Now, on a cool Saturday night, Hale fidgets in a mall parking lot in this town southwest of his home in New Orleans. All 6 feet...