| Sep 17, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Following the fourth or fifth FSU touchdown of the game (I’d lost track at that point), I felt the earth tremble and a rush of wind as I was nudged a few feet to my right by a handler while Renegade the Appaloosa horse came thundering by me about...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 7:29 AM
|| Rank || Rank '12 || Company (Local subsidiary) || 2013 Full-time || 2013 Part-time || 2013 Total || 2012 Total ||
|| 1 || 1 || Walt Disney Co. (Walt Disney World) || 43700 || 26200 || 69900 || 66700 ||
|| 2 || 2 || Adventist...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 12:34 PM
If you haven't printed up your homemade holiday cards yet, here's your photo op: The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood launches “Naughty Christmas” on Friday, featuring "a smoking hot Santa" flanked by two naughty "Hard Rock...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:01 AM
Mix and Mingle: The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino’s Mix and Mingle Happy Hour is held every Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. Two-for-one well drinks are served at the following bars and restaurants: Bongos Cuban Cafe and Sky Lounge, Murphy’s...
| Dec 12, 2013
Having already moved on from the casino-hotel-café business to cattle ranching, spring water and convenience stores, the Seminole Tribe of Florida is now powering up an energy drink.
The tribe begins rolling out Hard Rock Energy drinks on Thursday in...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 12:32 PM
The guarantee is "only" $5 million, but the entry fee has been reduced. The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino announced a $5 million guarantee for its annual World Poker Tour tournament in April.
The Seminole Hard Rock made news in August with its $10...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Darvin Boothe, who served as principal of Lake Brantley High for almost 30 years, now has his name on the high school's stadium. The Seminole County school district announced during a half-time ceremony at Friday night's homecoming game that the stadium...
| Dec 31, 2013
Every casino offers the most games possible allowable by state law; it's just that those laws are, well, a little confusing.
Just a quick tip, here: Not every casino offers the same games.
So, here we go:
If you go to a casino operated by the...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Some people fill up on turkey and head to the mall. Others head to the casino. The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino (1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 866-502-7529, SeminoleHardRockHollywood.com) caters to the latter, giving away $5,000 in free play every...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:33 AM
A new science-focused charter school could open in Seminole County next year. The Seminole County School Board this week gave the go ahead for the Seminole Science Charter School to open in the fall, serving students in kindergarten to eighth grade.
| Jan 13, 2014
| 10:59 AM
The National Council of Legislators from Gaming States met over the weekend in Hollywood, and while there's no headline-grabbing news, there were plenty of interesting topics.
The group, founded by former Florida State Sen. Steve Geller, was a...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:48 AM
The Martin Luther King Day holiday on Monday makes it a three-day weekend for some, and Seminole Casino Coconut Creek knows you have a dream. There’s a giveaway of up to $2,500 every two hours from 1 p.m. through 9 p.m. Saturday and Monday. On...