Andrew Kirschner -- the 2012 volunteer of the year for the Boys & Girls Club of Broward County -- got an email recently asking about volunteers for an upcoming event the club was holding with Davie Pro Rodeo. It's unclear how long the rodeo and the local club have done events together, but Kirschn ... More >>
We're not done with you yet! The ultimate Broward County bucket list continues on with numbers 40 through 21. Go forth and start crossing things off the list. You can thank us later. See also: 100 Things to Do in Broward County Before You Die (# 80-61), and 100 Things to Do in Broward County Before ... More >>
Cheers! Friday is here. Congratulations: you've survived the workweek, yet again. You should probably celebrate. Whether you're looking to throw back some frankfurters, gawk at some cattle ranchers, or hang out with some animals -- real ones, not crazy people -- Broward and Palm Beach county is sure ... More >>
Like the lions that roam the African planes, the lions of the ocean are mighty predators.Well, not really. But these ferociously finned nonnative fish have managed to eat our tropical reefs bare. Which is why Key Largo-based REEF -- short for Reef Environmental Education Foundation -- has launc ... More >>
Two major horse owners' associations are once again miffed by a local casino giant's efforts to conduct races in order to keep a second gambling permit under Florida's twisted rules for pari-mutuel casinos.Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach usually runs thoroughbred races, according to an extensive ... More >>
The Town of Davie is considering an idea to restrict the deed on the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds for the next 99 years. Bergeron with the former governorOne CRA member and former councilwoman told the Sun-Sentinel the idea is "insane." The town's CRA director is opposed to it, saying it c ... More >>
Often, it's gays who are doing the protesting: Let us marry! Let us have civil rights! Let us have public toilets on the beach without the mayor characterizing us as sexual deviants! But Saturday, cowboys and cowgirls found themselves on the receiving side of the bullhorns and posterboard signs when ... More >>
Sacha Baron Cohen's howlingly funny mockumentary goes looking for America.
Midnight Rodeo (Self-released)
A bluesy tale about the cowboy who roped us in with a veggie trick.
On the low-end neck-breaking circuit, only God and America are bigger than bull riding. Just barely.
500 Block Rocks
Ledger and Gyllenhaal are cowboys in love in Ang Lee's wrenching Brokeback Mountain
Bergeron Rodeo Grounds
These days, John Ralston is exceedingly prolific. But there's more to the story than that.
Rockin' and ropin' with Reese Thomas
Four days of tribal fun -- and how!
Bucking the System
Rodeo -- where eight seconds of pain avoidance make a champion
The search in suburbia for the reincarnation of John Wayne
From both north and east of the Rio Grande
Fort Lauderdale's gay-friendly church cowboys up
Warriors Boxing continues to bash heads in SoFla
The debut of Urban Cowboy is a rough ride indeed
A below-the-belt art show in Fort Lauderdale turns up the summer heat
After losing her footing, Jewel is back on the horse
Bergeron Rodeo Grounds
Youthful to a fault, Recover is cited for "excessive headbanging"
When youngsters grab on to 1500-pound bulls, injury is just a buck away
On a ranch that's almost the Everglades, the Weekley family has built an unlikely empire
That old-time rock 'n' roll is alive and kicking inside the youthful Legends of Rodeo
Nonpoint, Bolting, Like Michael and Legends of Rodeo, Phillip Glass, Betsy Ross, Indiefest 2000
Councilwoman Judy Paul wants Davie to look like the Old West. Lobbyist Judy Stern is prodevelopment. Is the town big enough for the both of them?
November 20-26, 1997