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Legendary Catcher Johnny Bench Drops $3.3 Million on ex-Pitcher Matt Morris’ Jupiter House!

Legendary Catcher Johnny Bench Drops $3.3 Million on ex-Pitcher Matt Morris’ Jupiter House!

By Jose Lambiet, GossipExtra.com, Special to EyesOnNews.com, Nov 25, 2014 – Hall of Fame catcher Johnny Bench just dropped $3.3 million on a house in Jupiter, Gossip Extra has learned exclusively. And the former Cincinnati Reds star didn’t buy the crib from just any old homeowner! The rockpile was sold by former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Matt Morris – who lost nearly $1 million in the deal! It’s a story you’ll read only on Gossip Extra: Bench, who won the 1975 and […]

2014 Holiday Gift Guide for the “Outdoors” person

2014 Holiday Gift Guide for the “Outdoors” person

By Bonnie Gross and Bob Rountree, FloridaRambler.com, Special to EyesOnNews.com, Nov 13, 2014 – Every year, we help you with your holiday shopping by recommending a few of our favorite things for exploring Florida’s outdoors. Many of these items are ones we’ve purchased and used, or they are items our readers have purchased and used. Others are products we hope somebody buys us this year. Disclosure: Some of the links on images and highlighted text will take you to retailers with whom we […]

Rough waters and gusty winds helped powerboat winners

Rough waters and gusty winds helped powerboat winners

KEY WEST, Florida Keys — Rough seas and winds gusting above 20 mph were just the conditions powerboat racers Marc Granet and Scott Begovich needed to pilot Miss Geico to the Superboat Unlimited class title Sunday at the Key West World Championship. It was the second consecutive world championship for Granet of Boca Raton, Fla., and Begovich of Jupiter, Fla. Their 44-foot catamaran averaged 81.2 mph during the 10 laps of the three-event series’ final race. “We had to win […]

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS — Tiger Woods’ ex Elin Nordegren Settles in North Palm Beach Home — And it’s Got Golf!

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS — Tiger Woods’ ex Elin Nordegren Settles in North Palm Beach Home — And it’s Got Golf!

By Jose Lambiet, GossipExtra.com, Special to EyesOnNews.com, Oct 21, 2014 –NORTH PALM BEACH — The $20 million-house that Tiger Woods‘ cheating built is finally finished, and Gossip Extra‘s the only Florida media organization with the first photos of former nanny Elin Nordegren‘s new crib! The house at 12520 Seminole Drive in the beachfront Seminole Landing neighborhood of North Palm Beach boasts a nice putting green and two bunkers — more likely for Nordegren’s son Charlie, who dabbles in golf, than Tiger. […]

Justin O’Keffe helped others but now needs your help

Justin O’Keffe helped others but now needs your help

By EyesOnNews.com, Sept 25, 2014 – Now you’re asking who is “Justin O’Keffe?” Justin is just a regular guy, a neighbor, a friend, a stranger.  Justin has helped several others without their knowledge simply because he cared for his fellow man.  Now Justin needs a little of your help. Usually, information about an upcoming fund raising event would be posted in our calendar section. But this one was different – it comes with a letter from Justin O’Keffe’s sister and her plea for some help. In her letter (see below), […]

Miami Heat Free Agent Greg Oden Arrested!

Miami Heat Free Agent Greg Oden Arrested!

By Jose Lambiet, GossipExtra.com, Special to EyesOnNews.com, Aug 7, 2014 – INDIANAPOLIS — Miami Heat center Greg Oden was arrested overnight near Indianapolis in a domestic violence incident, according to news reports in Indiana. The 7-foot-1 Oden, 26, who was brought to the Heat in mid-season to add muscle under the boards, was charged with battery after allegedly punching his ex-girlfriend in his hometown of Lawrence, a suburb of Indianapolis. Local police were called out about 3:30 a.m. and allegedly found her on […]

by · August 7, 2014 · Featured, Gossip, News, Police, Sports
Man with Disabilities and Confined to a Wheel Chair Throws Out First Pitch at Marlins Game

Man with Disabilities and Confined to a Wheel Chair Throws Out First Pitch at Marlins Game

Miami, July 4, 2014 – For anybody, it’s a great honor to be selected to throw out the first pitch at a baseball game. Historically, the ceremonial thrower is a well-known person, dignitary or celebrity. For a Miami Marlin’s fan, such as Lennie, it was an even greater honor! Born with severe disabilities, Lennie, 47, is confined to a wheel chair and can only expresses himself through painting and expressive arts. Lennie is a resident at the Ann Storck Center in Ft. Lauderdale […]

Hard Rock hosting huge Soccer Party July 4th

Hard Rock hosting huge Soccer Party July 4th

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (June 25, 2014) – Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood is where international soccer fans, friends and families will celebrate Independence Day. South Florida’s premier destination for fun and entertainment will host thousands on July 4, 2014 from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. in the Seminole Paradise valet lot.  The festivities begin with a World Soccer Fest Watch Party at 4 p.m., followed by a Fourth of July celebration at 6 p.m. featuring live entertainment, 20 gourmet Miami Food […]

WORLD CUP WATCH PARTIES AT TAPERIA RACA

WORLD CUP WATCH PARTIES AT TAPERIA RACA

Taperia Raca head honchos, Chef/Owner Giorgio Rapicavoli and GM/Owner Alex Casanova, are celebrating the 2014 FIFA World Cup with special viewing parties during all remaining FIFA World Cup matches (with the exception of those that fall on Mondays when they are closed). Big screen TVs will run the games with surround sound, while the kitchen throws-out ball-themed specials – half-priced tapas – such asCroquetas de Queso de cabra with salsa romesco; Albaricoques con tocino with smoked honey and sea salt; Croqueta de paella with saffron aioli; Albondigas ‘frita’with spiced smoked tomato; and Nutella […]

by · June 25, 2014 · Events, Featured, Food, Sports
Renowned Men’s Gymnastics Champion Visiting Tag USA (Video)

Renowned Men’s Gymnastics Champion Visiting Tag USA (Video)

Weston, June 23, 2014 – Today 23 and Tuesday, June 24, Olympian Jonathan Horton visits TAG USA from 9 am to 5 pm. TAG USA is located at 1951 N. Commerce Parkway in Weston. Horton was a silver medalist on the high bars on the 2008 US Olympic team in Beijing. The US team also won the bronze medal. Horton also won medals in the 2010 and 2011 World Championships, 2003 Pan American games, and many medals in the World Cup […]

UPDATED: Restaurants holding World Cup 2014 Watch Parties

UPDATED: Restaurants holding World Cup 2014 Watch Parties

The Dutch: In tribute to the bold flavors of Brazil, Executive Chef Conor Hanlon is preparing an internationally inspired Mini Mixed Churrasco – choice cuts of chicken, pork and beef marinated in a traditional mix of garlic, olive oil, lime and oregano and grilled over an open flame, served with chimichurri sauce. Accoutrements include steamed rice and black bean soffritto cooked in a fragrant stock with carrots, onions, celery and garlic. Chef Hanlon’s World Cup specialty dish will be available […]

Hard Rock has multiple places to watch World Cup Soccer

Hard Rock has multiple places to watch World Cup Soccer

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (June 3, 2014) – In celebration of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is welcoming international soccer fans to kick-it at party central with property-wide televised matches, June 12 – July 13, and major watch parties scheduled for 15 of the games during the “Seminole Hard Rock World Soccer Fest”. Fans will be able to watch their favorite soccer team battle for the World Cup in high-definition action at select locations across the resort. Visit www.RockTheGoal2014.com for […]