| Nov 14, 2013
| 11:25 AM
A horse race lasts less than three minutes, but the effort it takes to keep a track running requires 24-7 attention.
That's what visitors learn at Breakfast at Gulfstream, a Saturday morning tradition that attracts families and racing fans to Gulfstream...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:51 PM
If you haven’t heard a live version of “Devil Went Down to Georgia” in a while, and that’s something you happen to have been craving, now is your chance to hear it again. The Charlie Daniels Band, best known for that song with...
| Nov 10, 2013
Michael McKenna is licking his chops, looking forward to free meals on Sunday and Monday in honor of Veterans Day.
"I'm planning on going to Denny's for breakfast, Olive Garden for lunch and either Applebee's or Golden Corral for dinner," the retired...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Drag-U-La giveaway: For people who've never seen "The Munsters," the Drag-U-La is like a cross between a coffin and an Indy racecar. You can win one at 10 tonight, when a drawing will be held at Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino, 901 S. Federal Highway,...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Miami Pop Festival: Rare live audio and video of Jimi Hendrix performing at this 1968 concert at Gulfstream Park make their way to TV and retail outlets today. At 9 p.m. on PBS stations nationwide, the "American Masters" series will broadcast "Jimi...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Many casinos offer some kind of Thanksgiving-themed promotion, but Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino (901 S. Federal Highway, Hallandale Beach, 954-454-7000, GulfstreamPark.com) has three this month. From 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays is Turkey Fights....
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:10 AM
The Tiger Lillies’ Martyn Jacques possesses one of the more remarkable voices in popular music, a buttery falsetto that evokes the yearning beauty of Jimmy Somerville and Bronski Beat, a sound perfectly calibrated for the SoBe-style dance-club...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 1:12 PM
In a case that shows that the pari-mutuels are not to be viewed all as one industry all in harmony -- there's all kinds of pushing and shoving among each other -- a state court judge has ruled in favor of Isle Casino & Racing Pompano Park in its nearly...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:56 AM
A typical conversation with anyone reminiscing about Jimi Hendrix’s legendary 1968 appearance at the Miami Pop Festival invariably turns to the disappointment that his headlining performance on the second of the two-day event was rained out. But...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:16 PM
This is the weekend I’ve been waiting for at the Classic Film Festival at Fort Lauderdale’s Classic Gateway Theatre. But not without some unease.
The four-week series offers favorite films in the big-screen format that shows them off best,...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:56 AM
(Sorry, this was to have been posted on Friday, my fault.)
Five South Florida casinos have end-of-the-month car giveaways – if you count a car inspired by “The Munsters.” Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino (901 S. Federal Highway,...
| Oct 26, 2013
For a state that faces decisions that could change the face of Florida, you'd expect that our elected officials would have some idea on whether to expand gambling or stand pat.
The Florida Legislature has already spent $400,000 on a study to help...