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  • Rubio's Coastal Grill brings its fish tacos to North Miami Beach

    Rubio's Coastal Grill brings its fish tacos to North Miami Beach

    Rubio's Coastal Grill, known for introducing fish tacos to America, has opened its fifth South Florida location.

  • Free Boosted Bagel Sandwich at Einstein Bros.

    Free Boosted Bagel Sandwich at Einstein Bros.

    Get free eats at Einstein Bros. Bagels.  Use buy-one-get-one free coupons at participating locations to get your choices of a free Espresso Buzz, Savory Parm or Cherry Chia Boosted Bagel Egg Sandwich. The other option is a Boosted Bagel and shmear. The offers highlight the unusual new healthy...

  • 59-cent pancakes at IHOP on Tuesday

    59-cent pancakes at IHOP on Tuesday

    There are few things better than a stack of hot, fluffy pancakes dripping with butter and syrup...except perhaps for CHEAP pancakes. From 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., celebrate IHOP's 59th birthday with 59-cent short stacks of is famous flapjacks at participating restaurants nationwide. No coupon is necessary.

  • 'The Young and the Restless' in Coconut Creek

    'The Young and the Restless' in Coconut Creek

    Members of the Newman and Fenmore families are heading to the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek for The Young and the Restless Soap Opera Festival on Aug. 12. The 75-minute show, which starts at 8 p.m., will feature four actors: Amelia Heinle (who plays Victoria Newman), Christian LeBlanc (Michael...

  • Taking the kids to South Florida's pari-mutuels

    Taking the kids to South Florida's pari-mutuels

    It’s the middle of summer break for schoolkids. Parents and grandparents, if you’re looking for fresh activities, consider the local pari-mutuels. Most activities are for adults but a few are family friendly. My wife and I have 12-year-old twin daughters who like watching sprinting thoroughbreds....

  • South Florida casino promotions for June 30-July 6

    South Florida casino promotions for June 30-July 6

    Casino Miami (3500 NW 37th Ave., 305-633-6400, CasinoMiamiJaiAlai.com) will have a “$25,000 Fourth of July Giveaway” on Independence Day. Every hour between 11 a.m. and midnight, people playing slots with their player’s cards are eligible to win between $200 and $1,000 in free play. Calder Casino...

  • 5 deals and fun facts to celebrate National Hot Dog Day on Wednesday

    5 deals and fun facts to celebrate National Hot Dog Day on Wednesday

    Hot diggidy dawg! It's National Hot Dog Day on Wednesday and you can chomp 'em for cheap at several restaurants offering deals. Here's where to chow down:  7-Eleven: Big Bite Quarter Pound hot dog with a Big Gulp for $2.22   through Aug. 30. No coupon is necessary.  Burger King: The Miami-based...

  • Freebie Friday: Free ice cream, free ticket to 'Planet of the Apes,' free drink at Starbucks

    Freebie Friday: Free ice cream, free ticket to 'Planet of the Apes,' free drink at Starbucks

    It's Freebie Friday! Sunday is National Ice Cream Day, but you can celebrate starting Friday with a free slice of Polar Pizza at Baskin-Robbins. On Sunday, McDonald's is giving away free vanilla soft serve cones, and Hoffman's Chocolates is handing out a free scoop when you buy one, among other...

  • Order Papa John's pizza on Facebook and save 25 percent

    Order Papa John's pizza on Facebook and save 25 percent

    Update your status on Facebook and then order a Papa John's pizza.  The restaurant chain has launched an instant ordering option through the popular social media site and is offering 25 percent off to lure Facebook’s 2 billion users to try it out. The Louisville-based company is the first national...

  • Free shaken iced tea cocktails at Starbucks on Friday

    Free shaken iced tea cocktails at Starbucks on Friday

    It's Free Tea Friday at Starbucks. Stop in from 1 to 2 p.m. on July 14 at participating stores to get a free 12-ounce Teavana Iced Tea Infusion is made with steeped fruit and botanical blended herbal tea, sweetener and loose tea.  The new, alchohol-free tea cocktails, as Starbucks is calling them,...

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