| Aug 20, 2013
| 10:47 AM
The Hollywood Women's Club is holding "A Night at Mardi Gras" from 6-9 p.m. Friday.
The night begins with a prime rib and fish dinner at 6 p.m., followed by a slot tournament and a poker tournament at 7:15 p.m. Entry to either is $100.
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:29 AM
The Big Easy Poker Room at Mardi Gras Casino has some changes in July: There will still be $500 high hands from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and now it's also 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
·Also new: when the high hand ends on Friday,...
| May 30, 2013
| 10:01 AM
During the 30th annual Chicago Blues Festival next week, any set definition of the music — or this event's scope — should be busted apart. No doubt, this city will always be identified with the voices of Howlin' Wolf and Muddy Waters, but...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Harry Connick Jr.'s 29th and latest album, "Every Man Should Know," features 12 tracks for which the singer wrote the music, lyrics and arrangements. In a phone interview from his home in Connecticut, where he lives with his wife, former model Jill...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:56 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- The Petoskey Steel Drum Band will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 11, in Charlevoix's East Park.
The band has been an active performing group since its formation in 1997. They have performed throughout the state and the country including...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 6:52 AM
Kevin Maurer and Mitch Weiss: Using government reports, documents and eyewitness interviews in their new book, the co-authors of "Hunting Che" assembled a timeline of the Green Berets-backed effort to capture Argentine revolutionary Ernesto "Che"...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:25 AM
If you have a dog, you know that those July Fourth bombs bursting in air spook them.
So imagine if you have a kennel full of dogs. Or horses.
That’s why South Florida’s horse tracks and dog tracks have to be creative when it comes to...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Three Northern State University jazz ensembles will give a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Johnson Fine Arts Center.
Featured at the concert will be the NSU 1 O’Clock Jazz Ensemble, directed by Terry Beckler, the NSU Jazz Combo, directed...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 7:42 AM
When it comes to rock stars, the notion of women and children first isn't necessarily the law of the sea.
At least that seems to be the case for Matchbox Twenty singer Rob Thomas, whose anxiety about the band's inaugural Matchbox Twenty Cruise — a...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Lent's mortifications are getting a little, um, much right about now, aren't they? We're in 33 days, by the Western church's count, and those meatless Fridays, those extra prayers, and that seemingly fabulous idea at the time (one too many hurricanes on...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 1:14 PM
I love a great sandwich. In fact, I would love to have held court with the Earl of Sandwich to see the first creation as it took place.
As such there are a variety of sandwiches and flavors, but my next recipes will focus on the wonderful flavors of a...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Some local casino promotions I want to get out there but don't have time to do individually:
If you’re picky about prizes, there’s a good promotion tonight at the Isle Casino and Racing (1800 SW Third St., Pompano Beach, 954-972-2000,...