An overview of Florida’s role in the American Revolution

This is an excerpt from the introduction in my new book Florida and the American Revolution. which is available via in paperback or Kindle format. We learn as young children in school about the American Revolution and the “fight for freedom” of the colonists in the 13 “original” colonies. We learn about how plucky freedom fighting More...

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By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Sunday, November 26th, 2023

FAU wins ESPN Events Invitational and other south Florida college basketball news

Last Saturday, FAU stunningly lost a home game to little Bryant College. But the Owls bounced back in a big way winning the ESPN Events Invitational at Disney World on Sunday afternoon. In the final the Owls More...

By Online Staff On Tuesday, October 31st, 2023

Women’s Pro-Am Opens TimberTech PGA Pro Golf in Boca Raton Through Sunday

By Marci Shatzman A perfect Monday for golf and green jackets for the winners greeted 18 foursomes at the women’s pro-am to open the PGA’s TimberTech Championship televised pro golf event through Sunday More...

By Online Staff D On Saturday, October 28th, 2023

Good Greek Relocation Systems Teams Up with the Miami HEAT for an Unforgettable Season

Miami, FL – The Miami HEAT is gearing up for an electrifying and promising season, building upon the momentum of their remarkable NBA Finals run last year. As they prepare to set the court on fire, they’ve More...

By Online Staff D On Thursday, October 26th, 2023

Boca Raton Picklers Win Bronze at Inaugural National Pickleball League Championships

NPL – Championship Weekend 2023 Indy Drivers Win Inaugural National Pickleball League™ Championship With Dramatic Comeback Finish Down 3-6 Needing Nine Matches to Clinch, the Drivers Incredibly More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Thursday, October 5th, 2023

Before Brightline there was the USAir Florida Shuttle

In early 1993, USAir (later known as US Airways) with newly-minted investment from British Airways launched the USAir Florida Shuttle to link cities within the state to one another. The shuttle featured hourly More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Sunday, October 1st, 2023

Remembering Jimmy Buffett’s Florida which we’ve lost

NOTE: This story originally ran on The Florida Squeeze Jimmy Buffett’s passing is symbolic of the Florida we once had and have now lost. Buffett was the greatest symbol of the unique Florida culture we More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Saturday, September 30th, 2023

Boca Raton’s Pondhawk Natural Area

During the 1970’s and 80’s much of Boca Raton’s economy was stimulated by IBM. The 79-acre Pondhawk Natural Area was once part of the huge IBM campus. The Palm Beach County-managed Natural Area More...

By Online Staff On Tuesday, September 26th, 2023

Boca’s own PGA Champion previews upcoming TimberTech Championship here

By Marci Shatzman Nothing’s better than playing at home,” two-time PGA Masters winner Bernhard Langer said via video about headlining the field as the twice defending winner of the TimberTech Championship. More...

By Online Staff On Wednesday, September 13th, 2023

FAU/ LinkU NIL Partnership

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) is proud to announce its groundbreaking partnership with TheLInkU, a leading platform dedicated to empowering athletes in theworld of Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) marketing. More...