| Mar 19, 2014
| 8:21 AM
Two winning tickets, sold in Maryland and Florida, will split the $414 million Mega Millions jackpot, officials announced on Wednesday.
The winning numbers, drawn Tuesday night, are 11, 19, 24, 33 and 51, and a Mega Ball of 7.
The jackpot of $414...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Pennsylvania Turnpike officials remind us that their annual rate increase is coming down the road fast, with prices set to rise at 12:01 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 5. The trend of jacking up the tolls much higher for cash customers compared to E-ZPass payments...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 2:13 PM
In a world where many independently owned and operated bookstores are closing their doors, Let's Play Books! in Emmaus aims to buck the trend.
The shop, which sells approximately 1,000 youth-oriented books (about 850 separate titles), opened Dec. 5 at...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 4:37 PM
A lottery win is supposed to be a once-in-a-lifetime event, but lightning has struck again at a Tamarac Sunoco.
The single Florida Lotto winning ticket was sold at Vic's Sunoco in Tamarac, 8291 N. University Drive. It's worth $12 million, and is the...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Well, maybe this is the year for a slew of lottery wins in South Florida. We're off to quite a hot streak.
Sonya Ramsey, 45, of Lauderhill, claimed a $500,000 prize in the $5 Monopoly Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee,...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 12:42 PM
I can think of a few people who celebrate National Coffee Day every day.
The "official" (if it can be called that) retail holiday will take place on Sunday, Sept. 29, and a few chains are celebrating with free offers.
Customers can get a free small...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:33 AM
Alarmed by reports of kids and adults getting sick on synthetic drugs, South Florida declared war on the manmade weed and psychoactive bath salts being sold openly at local stores.
Cities and counties throughout the region passed bans last year after...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Here's a release detailing another facet of IndyCar racing's return to Pocono next weekend: Vintage Indy Cars Will Support Pocono IndyCar 400 July 5-7 LONG POND, Pa., June 30 — An exhibition of vintage Indy cars will be part of the Pocono IndyCar...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:50 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, we have dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving right through the weekend.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:22 PM
IndyCar's return to Pocono Raceway on Sunday did not come without a hitch. Evidently, there were some traffic tieups both before and after the race. I was aware of some of the pre-race traffic because I actually got caught up in it. I was not aware of any...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 9:28 PM
Some leftover notes and quotes from the IndyCar test at Pocono Raceway on Tuesday, where 10 Chevrolet-powered cars and three cars with Honda power went looking for setups and speed on a course that is new to virtually everyone connected......
| Jul 6, 2013
| 4:23 PM
If I had a bucket list, it would have to include a day like the one I enjoyed Saturday at Pocono Raceway. The Indy cars are back in Pennsylvania for the first time in 24 years, and it's wonderful for......