| Jan 29, 2009
| 4:22 PM
In today's Sun, we had a story reporting that Nicanor, a full-brother to Barbaro, will get his first career start on Saturday at Florida's Gulfstream Park. Frankly, no one knows how good this 3-year-old will be but the eighth race......
| Sep 8, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Taps Restaurant Bar and Lounge
330 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale, 954-459-7770, TapsWineandBeer.com.
On a street known more for its bar scene than its good eats, Taps does offer something that other spots don’t. There’s no fryer in the...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 5:19 PM
HALLANDALE BEACH — Unlike four weeks ago, trainer Stan Gold was denied a sweep of the two Florida Sire Stakes races held Saturday at Gulfstream Park.
He had to settle for history instead.
When Twotwentyfive A stuck a neck in front Sing Praises...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 8:05 AM
The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino has been the king of South Florida casinos since opening in 2004, and recent state revenue figures show exactly how dominant.
The Hollywood property's haul for the past fiscal year will be about $528 million —...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Just as he has done 14 times before, Stanley Gold hopes to visit the winners' circle Saturday at Gulfstream Park to claim a Florida Sire Stakes trophy.
Simple math would indicate that has a very good chance of happening.
Gold, who trains for Jacks or...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Car giveaways: Three casinos will wrap up August by giving out rides on Sunday. The first one is an Acura MDX at 8 p.m. at the Isle Casino and Racing in Pompano Beach (TheIslePompanoPark.com). From there, you can hustle to Seminole Classic Casino in...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:59 PM
Four casinos are giving away cars this weekend to conclude their August promotions.
At the Isle Casino and Racing (1800 SW Third St., Pompano Beach, 954-972-2000, TheIslePompanoPark.com), it's an Acura MDX at 8 p.m. Sunday. Slot players have been...
| Aug 31, 2014
Joey Dale knows what people want: familiar songs they can dance to, sung by four men in matching outfits, one of whom is a 73-year-old man with a Brooklyn accent.
"Every song we do is designed to keep people on the dance floor," he says. "If I do a song...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:15 PM
The house doesn't always win after all.
Just six months after opening, Broward County's newest gambling option, Dania Casino and Jai-Alai, plans to close for at least a year, putting 300 people out of work.
With only a trickle of revenue, casino...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Dania Casino and Jai-Alai will come back bigger and better, but the casino will need to close for a year to shave six months off construction time, its owners say.
Initial plans called for keeping the fronton open while it is renovated. But this month,...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:24 AM
Primary day is less than a week away, and in District 100 -- the only open state House seat in South Florida with a three-way race -- one candidate is getting a lot of help from the other party.
The Democratic primary will almost certainly determine who...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Terry Cooper: The saxophonist will play a free show from 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday at Champions Plaza at the Village at Gulfstream Park, 501 S. Federal Highway, in Hallandale Beach. That’s the cental area intersecting the shopping mall and casino....