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Sunrise News - Sun Sentinel
See the latest news and local events happening in Sunrise from the South Florida Sun Sentinel.

  • Stormy Daniels cancels weekend performances at Sunrise strip club

    Adult star Stormy Daniels announced this weekend that she wouldn’t be performing at a Broward strip club after claiming the owner called her assistant a homophobic slur.

    Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, was expected to perform Saturday and Sunday at the Goldfinger Gentlemen’s Club...



  • Motorcycle 'spectacle' takes over roads for a good cause

    One by one, thousands of toy-toting motorcycles took over South Florida roads Sunday for a good cause.

    The annual Toys in the Sun Run has collected countless toys and more than $4 million for needy children since it got its start 31 years ago.

    More than 30,000 motorcyclists, some in Santa suits...



  • Sunrise area events: Dec. 12-22

    This calendar includes events taking place in Sunrise, Plantation, Lauderhill, Tamarac and surrounding areas. Events subject to change.

    WEDNESDAY 12

    Create Your Own Ornaments

    Limited seating, noon-2 p.m. Free. Register at information desk or call 954-357-6409. Lauderhill Towne Centre Library, 6399...



  • Federal League baseball contenders maintain momentum at midpoint of season

    There are eight teams from two baseball divisions in the Federal League that find themselves competing for playoff berths at the midpoint of the fall/winter season. The regular season started in October and will conclude in January, followed by a playoff tournament for the top contending teams.

    ...

  • Toys in the Sun Run event expected to close roads on Sunday

    If you have big plans on Sunday, you might want to steer clear of thousands of motorcycles that will caravan down the road for charity.

    The popular Toys in the Sun Run on Sunday could make it difficult to, say, get to the Miami Dolphins game or travel to the other side of town.

    In the past, law...



  • Mayors' Chess Challenge checks in at Lauderhill

    This time it was the city of Lauderhill’s turn to host the 2018-2019 Mayors’ Chess Challenge in a test of brain power at Veterans Park. The series of free chess challenges was started by Sunrise Mayor Mike Ryan and now includes 19 cities in Broward County. The program runs from September to May....



  • Sunrise area events: Dec. 5-15

    This calendar includes events taking place in Sunrise, Plantation, Lauderhill, Tamarac and surrounding areas. Events subject to change.

    WEDNESDAY 5

    Christmas Tree & Menorah Lighting

    Includes a holiday concert and Santa, 6 p.m. Tamarac Community Center, 8601 W. Commercial Blvd., Tamarac. Free. tamarac.or...



  • Kids of Character: Discovery Elementary student makes peers feel included

    This is one in a series of profiles this school year of students who are nominated by teachers and chosen by editors as best exemplifying Broward County Public School's character pillars: responsibility, citizenship, kindness, respect, honesty, self-control, tolerance and cooperation.

    Maranda Byrnes

    ...

  • Ticket alert: Kiss at BB&T Center
    Rock and Roll Hall of Famers will kick off a North American leg of band's final End of the Road Tour in Sunrise, promising their 'biggest show ever.'

  • Gunman in bus shooting turns himself in, police say

    A gunman who shot a man in the stomach to end a fight on a bus Saturday afternoon has turned himself in.

    The 24-year-old gunman, Michael V. Porter, was on the lam for more than nine hours before turning himself over to authorities after midnight Sunday, said Detective Philip Toman, a spokesman...



  • Motorcyclist killed in Coral Springs crash

    A motorcycle driver steered his bike through a red light and was struck by a car in a fatal collision, Coral Springs police said Monday.

    Demetrius Jethro Damas, 29, of Sunrise, was riding a Honda sport motorcycle Wednesday south along Coral Ridge Drive.

    The investigation so far has found that at...



  • Rehearsals, Broadway on the schedule for Sunrise dancers performing in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

    Beneath the big balloons and between the floats, viewers of the 92nd annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City will be able to spot a local dance group making its television debut.

    Eight dancers from Encore Dance Theatre in Sunrise have arrived in the Big Apple to meet up with fellow...



  • County seeks nominations for Children's Services Council

    If you’re interested in providing leadership, advocacy and resources necessary to enhance children's lives, and you’re a Broward County resident, then the Broward County Board of County Commissioners is interested in you.

    Applications are being accepted from residents who want to be nominated to...



  • Sunrise area events: Nov. 28-Dec. 8

    This calendar includes events taking place in Sunrise, Plantation, Lauderhill, Tamarac and surrounding areas. Event details subject to change.

    WEDNESDAY 28

    Art Guild Meeting & Reception

    The Plantation Art Guild’s meeting and reception is 7-9 p.m. Some of the paintings on display will be available...



  • Sunrise area events: Nov. 21-Dec. 1

    This calendar includes events taking place in Sunrise, Plantation, Lauderhill, Tamarac and surrounding areas. Events subject to change without notice; please contact venue to verify details.

    THURSDAY 22

    Annual Turkey Trot 5K

    Make it a holiday tradition, 7:30 a.m. $50. Tamarac City Hall, 7525 NW...



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