| 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...
| 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...
| 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.
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:02 PM
The Seminole Tribe of Florida has brought Asia's most popular slot machine to its casinos, with a $150,000 minimum jackpot that could hit at any of their properties across the state.
The machine is called Fa Fa Fa ("fa" translates to "richer" or...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 7:11 AM
Gambling research company Spectrum Gaming Group released a 464-page report describing the state of gambling in Florida and what 12 various scenarios would result in.
When gamblers talk about covering all their bets, they can now point to this report. It...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Car giveaway: The Seminole Coconut Creek poker room is giving away a Scion FR-S on Dec. 31, but you need to put in the work now. Players get one entry for every hour they spend playing cash games or for entering tournaments of $70 or less. They’ll...
| 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 15, 2013
| 4:14 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida's telecommunication, gaming, and sugar industries continued to lead the way in spending on lobbyists in Tallahassee over the summer, new reports show.
U.S. Sugar Corp., the South Florida agricultural giant, poured approximately...