Sports

Dan Daley, Warren Harp, Odell Thompson elected to Florida Harness Racing Hall of Fame

Dan Daley, Warren Harp, Odell Thompson elected to Florida Harness Racing Hall of Fame

The Florida Chapter of the States Harness Writers Associations’ president, Steven Wolf, has announced the Hall of Fame inductees for 2018 and the annual award winners for the 2017 harness racing season. They will be honored at the association’s 27th annual Florida Harness Racing Hall of Fame Awards Dinner on Friday, March 2, 2018 at […]

West Palm Beach Athletic League invites kids to play at Sports Fitness Fun Day

West Palm Beach Athletic League invites kids to play at Sports Fitness Fun Day

On Saturday, February 24, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m, the West Palm Beach Athletic League will bring kids together to come play outside, get physical and have fun at its new Sports Fitness Fun Day. Youth of all ages – and their parents – are welcomed to participate in a fun run, color run, obstacle course, […]

Talk of the Town: Will video gambling spell the end for live horse racing?

Talk of the Town: Will video gambling spell the end for live horse racing?

South Florida has long been known as the winter capital of horse racing. Many Kentucky Derby winners have taken advantage of our tropical weather to train and stretch their legs in advance of the Triple Crown.  Hundreds of harness racing teams from across the country make the track at Pompano Park home. However, we’d hazard a […]

Doris Italian Market & Bakery Locations Offer Big Game Party Packages

Doris Italian Market & Bakery Locations Offer Big Game Party Packages

Doris Italian Market & Bakery has everything you need to throw the perfect party for the Big Game on Sunday, February 4th! Doris Italian Market & Bakery is making it easier to plan a Big Game celebration with special party packages.   Two packages are available: ·         Priced at $54.95, the Game Day BBQ Package […]

Florida Panthers Forward Aleksander Barkov Named to 2018 NHL All-Star Game Roster

Florida Panthers Forward Aleksander Barkov Named to 2018 NHL All-Star Game Roster

The National Hockey League announced today that Florida Panthers forward Aleksander Barkov has been named to the roster for the 2018 NHL All-Star Game held at Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay, Fla., on Sunday, Jan. 28. Barkov’s All-Star Game appearance is the first of his career and he will also participate in the 2018 All-Star […]

The Unstoppable Growth of Fantasy Sports

The Unstoppable Growth of Fantasy Sports

With tonight’s “so-called” college football national championship game, millions of dollars will change hands as participants in fantasy sports engage in what many state legislators’ have determined is not gambling, but a “game of skill.” We’ll be delving more into the world of sports betting tomorrow, but we all must agree that fantasy sports is […]