| Sep 17, 2012
| 11:52 AM
Turns out you can find Michael Jordan at Michael Jordan’s Steak House after all.
The NBA legend has been spotted at his restaurant somewhat regularly since it opened in September 2011, including on Friday. Jordan was also there August 20 (he...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 10:39 AM
It may surprise those who remember Emo Philips from his white-hot 1980s days to learn that Downers Grove's favorite son is still performing stand-up comedy and, at 56, still doing it the same way: as a sort of querulous, bowl-cut man-child squeaking out...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 12:24 PM
The Consumer Federation of America, a national consumer group, said last week it surveyed auto-insurance customers and learned that they think it's unfair to price car coverage based on factors such as occupation, education level and marital status....
| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:53 AM
If you have a blue-collar job or no college degree, you could be paying more for auto insurance than someone with the same car and driving record who is a professional or has a degree.
That's the finding of a recent Consumer Federation of America study...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 3:53 AM
Get a free Bloomin' Onion at Outback Steakhouse with any purchase on Monday, Nov. 19, when you mention NASCAR driver Ryan Newman's name. No coupon is necessary.
Outback is one of the Rocketman's 2012 sponsors. When Newman and his souped-up Chevy place in...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 8:11 PM
SPRINGFIELD, MO - The Washington Kastles rewrote sports history Saturday night by completing an unprecedented second consecutive undefeated World TeamTennis regular season with a 25-14 Overtime victory over the Springfield Lasers.
It was the 30th...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 8:06 AM
For a preview of this weekend's Lauderdale Air Show, look skyward at 3 p.m. on Wednesday and you’ll see one of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbird F-16s fly over Fort Lauderdale beach.
At the controls will be Capt. Michael “Drago” Fisher,...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Alístense para un poco de ruido de verdad
Después de una pausa de cinco años, el trueno de las turbinas de los aviones de guerra y los bombarderos regresa a las playas de Fort Lauderdale el 28 y 29 de abril.
"Hemos organizado cuatro horas de...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:42 PM
Andy Roddick is coming to play against the Orange County Breakers July 13 at the Bren Events Center on the UC Irvine campus. The marquee event featuring the former world No. 1-ranked player is among the dates on the Breakers' schedule that was released...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 5:13 AM
There will be a lot of talk this weekend about the sensual relationship we have with food. But will the Food Network South Beach Wine and Food Festival let you hit a friend in the kisser with a tomato or dip a crispy stick of bacon in a pool of chocolate?...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 11:10 AM
SPRINGFIELD, MO. — The Mylan World TeamTennis presented by GEICO completed its 2013 Marquee Player Draft earlier today. The Springfield Lasers, with the first overall pick of the draft, selected former World #1 and American tennis icon, Andy...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 3:25 PM
The NASCAR season gets underway this weekend with the Sprint Unlimited (formerly the Bud Shootout) and officially next weekend with the Daytona 500. With that in mind it is time the annual countdown if my predicted finish for the season. Take this with...