Florida Panthers season preview: A reinforced squad hungry for results and success
This year’s offseason moves have put the Panthers in prime position to take the next step in working towards championship hopes. “I think that the players are proud to be Panthers,” Zito said of the team’s new culture going into the new year. Despite the strides the Panthers made in the regular season, Zito is adamant about performing in the sport’s biggest stage. The Panthers officially signed Knight to the roster with a three-year entry-level contract towards the end of last season. However, the burning question that dominated the offseason was the extension status for the Panthers’ superstar forward and captain, Aleksander Barkov.themiamihurricane.com
Chirping the Cats: Episode 38 - Favorite Florida Panthers memories, Part 3 of 3
Chirping the Cats Episode 38 is the final installment of our three-part series of favorite Florida Panthers memories. Tune in as host David Dwork speaks to a variety of guests, including former players, current and former broadcasters, and members of the media, to get a varying perspective of favorite Florida Panthers memories from the team's nearly 30 years of existence.
Chirping the Cats: Episode 37 - Favorite Florida Panthers memories, Part 2 of 3
Chirping the Cats Episode 37 is part two of our three-part series of favorite Florida Panthers memories in which host David Dwork speaks to a variety of guests, including former players, current and former broadcasters, and members of the media, to get a varying perspective of favorite Florida Panthers memories from the team’s nearly 30 years of existence.
Chirping the Cats: Episode 36 - Favorite Florida Panthers memories, Part 1 of 3
Chirping the Cats Episode 36 is the first of a three-part series in which host David Dwork speaks to a variety of guests, including former players, current and former broadcasters, and members of the media, to get a varying perspective of favorite Florida Panthers memories from the team's nearly 30 years of existence.
Why do cats knead with their paws?
A behavior from kittenhood persists in many adult cats. Byron Chin/flickr, CC BY-NC-SA Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you’d like an expert to answer, send it to email@example.com. Why do cats like to pat their paws on a soft blanket? – Anonymous Do you ever see your cat shifting his front paws back and forth just before settling down for a nap? Have you heard some cat lovers talk about their feline friends “making biscuits” or “kneadingnews.yahoo.com
Following impressive unbeaten streak, homestand stumble acting as wake-up call for Quenneville’s Panthers
SUNRISE, Fla. – The first few weeks of the Florida Panthers 2020-21 season were about as peculiar as they come. The strangeness surrounding the start in Sunrise has been, mostly, due to the unexpected success of the Panthers. AdBut as the saying goes, all good things must come to an end. “I feel like we had a great start this season,” Panthers center Alex Wennberg said following Sunday’s 4-1 loss to Detroit. The Panthers have scored just three goals over the past two games after averaging 3.7 goals per game over their first seven.
Broward Center getting ready for return of Broadway touring shows
Now, The Broward Center for the Performing Arts is getting ready to welcome Broadway to town. It’s been awhile since there was a Broadway touring show in South Florida, but Susie Krajsa, president of Broadway Across America, announced the lineup for the season. “We are thrilled to say, and let everyone know, that Broadway will be back starting in November at the Broward Center,” Krajsa said. The Broward Center worked with Cleveland Clinic in developing health and safety guidelines. Find out more about Broadway in Fort Lauderdale season including event status updates.
The Role of Cats in the World’s History
“Cats are one of the most popular pets in the world,” said Emilio Zavaleta Reyes, a veterinarian. Cats and their different meanings in culturesFor various cultures, cats have represented divine beings, magical guardians or familiars. One such symbol was that of Bastet, goddess of fertility and beauty, who had a cat’s face and a human body. The Greeks shared the Egyptian fascination with cats even though the animals were not native to the Balkans. Edited by Carlin Becker)The post The Role of Cats in the World’s History appeared first on Zenger News.thewestsidegazette.com
Chirping the Cats podcast: Episode 26 - Oct. 24, 2020
SUNRISE, Fla. – On Episode 26 of Chirping the Cats we discuss a few of the Florida Panthers' key prospects looking to make the jump to the NHL, as well as several of Florida’s recent additions, with NHL.com’s AHL correspondent Patrick Williams. He’s seen a lot of each player discussed on this episode and provides firsthand knowledge and educated insight into a group of players who the Panthers hope will be key elements to the upcoming season and beyond. SUBSCRIBE TO THE CTC PODCAST - iOS | Android0:40 – Carter Verhaeghe6:40 – Ryan Lomberg11:40 – Owen Tippett16:15 – Henrik Borgstrom21:40 – Brady Keeper27:05 – Aleksi Saarela35:10 – Moving AHL affiliation from Springfield to Charlotte
These steps will keep your pet safe if a hurricane hits where you live
A carrying crateWhen dangerous weather hits, it’s a good idea to have a pet carrying crate for your animal so you know they will be safe inside. Freeman suggests doing some pre-crate training so when an emergency strikes, it’s not your animal’s first time going in. That means having an ID on the collar, or one step further: making sure your pet is microchipped. A pet emergency kitHaving an emergency kit on hand in case something disastrous happens will save you so much stress in the long run. That’s another reason why having a pet carrier can keep your dog or cat out of harm’s way.
Chirping the Cats podcast: Episode 8 - Dec. 22, 2019
SUNRISE, Fla. – With 2019 about to come to a close, Episode 8 of Chirping the Cats features host David Dwork and his guest, Local 10′s Ian Margol, as they go up and down the Florida Panthers roster and assess each player’s season, to this point. SUBSCRIBE TO THE CTC PODCAST - iOS | Android2:20 – Josh Brown5:25 – Keith Yandle9:10 – Aaron Ekblad16:50 – Anton Stralman20:55 – Colton Sceviour22:50 – Jayce Hawryluk25:15 – Brian Boyle30:30 – Brett Connolly34:30 – Jonathan Huberdeau39:55 – Mark Pysyk43:10 – Dominic Toninato45:50 – Aleksander Barkov49:15 – Mike Matheson
Critics find 'Cats' to be an 'obscene,' 'garish' and 'overtly sexual' adaptation of the hit Broadway show
"Cats" seemed to have it all a stellar cast, memorable music from a Tony Award-winning Broadway show and the careful guidance of acclaimed director Tom Hooper. "Oh God, my eyes," Ty Burr, a writer for the Boston Globe, wrote in his review of the film. "You've heard of the 'uncanny valley' effect?" The digital era has given us many examples of the uncanny valley, but 'Cats' is the first movie to entirely set up shop there." Currently, the film holds a 17% "Rotten" score on review site Rotten Tomatoes from 101 reviews, as of midday Thursday.cnbc.com
Confident, resilient Panthers continue defying odds with miraculous comebacks
SUNRISE, Fla. – There was never any doubt that the Florida Panthers were capable of more than what they'd accomplished in recent years. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)It's clear that the Panthers are a team that is still figuring things out. Florida Panthers center Jonathan Huberdeau smiles after scoring in overtime against the Colorado Avalanche on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019. UNCHARTED TERRITORYThere is something quite different about this Panthers team. “We’ve had a few good comebacks over the years, but a team this good, doing it consecutive weeks, it’s unheard of.”
Chirping the Cats podcast: Episode 5 - Nov. 11, 2019
SUNRISE, Fla. - Chirping the Cats host David Dwork is joined by a special guest for Episode 5, as Panthers scoring legend Olli Jokinen opens up about his time with the franchise during some of its darkest years, and much, much more. Olli was able to thrive under some of the harshest circumstances, and he explains why playing for Mike Keenan is a big reason why he was able to overcome adversity throughout his career. They also discuss Olli's year flying commercial while playing for the Islanders, his favorite Panthers linemates and why he badly wanted to score every time he visited Madison Square Garden. SUBSCRIBE TO THE CTC PODCAST - iOS | Android0:30 Current team1:50 Playing for Q4:05 Panthers faceoff issues5:00 Team defense6:35 Loves team, especially top line7:30 Favorite Panthers linemates8:45 Hockey upbringing10:20 Third overall pick, lessons to learn as teen in NHL11:25 Season with Islanders, flying commercial, limited means12:35 Playing for Butch Goring, playing without the puck13:40 Trade to Florida, Murray brothers15:10 Igor Larionov walkout, talented team goes nowhere16:30 Mike Keenan hired, career turning point17:45 Get on the bike22:00 Olli's exploding face, becoming a leader28:25 First years in Florida, lots of changes30:35 Playing for Jacques Martin33:05 Requesting a trade, broken promises36:05 Trade to Phoenix, playing for Wayne Gretzky38:30 Trade to Calgary, regrets in Florida40:10 Only career playoff games with Calgary43:15 Failed trade from Florida to Flames45:00 Second year in Calgary, very strange trade to Rangers50:20 Shootout attempt to decide the season, death threatsCopyright 2019 by WPLG Local10.com - All rights reserved.
Kiddo-Ween Party @ The Falls & Dadeland Mall
KIDDO-WEEN PARTY AT THE FALLS & DADELAND MALLPRESENTED BY KIDDOS MAGAZINESaturday, October 19th, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, October 31st, 3 p.m to 8 p.m.WHAT: Everyone is invited to participate in our third Kiddo-Ween Party, an event presented by Kiddos Magazine. 33176 and at Dadeland Mall on Thursday, October 31st from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. located at 7535 N Kendall Dr. Miami Fl. Kiddo-Ween at The Falls is Presented by Nicklaus Childrens Pinecrest Urgent Care Center hosting a Scavenger Hunt game. Kiddo-Ween at Dadeland Spider Arts & Craft Station is presented by Dade County Federal Credit Union. Featuring over 40 exhibitors, and more than 3,000 attendees, Kiddo-Ween event offers the latest in products and entertainment for kids, pre-teens, and families.communitynewspapers.com
Dog survives after muzzle taped shut and throat cut
A pup named Dani, found on the side of an Ohio road with her mouth duct-taped shut and her throat cut, is doing well, according to the Butler County Sheriff's Office. She was rushed to a local veterinarian, where a chip on the dog was found to contain information for a shelter in Cincinnati. The Butler County Sheriff's Dog Warden is investigating the case and is asking for help from the community in locating Dani's owner. Meanwhile, the community has come together to not only help find the person responsible, but give Dani a home. I'm sickened by this and would rather give to assist instead of dwelling on the negativity," one person posted on Facebook.
Taylor Swift, co-stars talk about upcoming 'Cats' movie
We'll have to wait until Friday to see the first official trailer for the "Cats" movie, but a new teaser might satisfy fans who are already eager to pounce. The clip features stars Jennifer Hudson, Jason Derulo, Judi Dench, Idris Elba, Taylor Swift and others speaking about what the project means to them. The musical is based on Andrew Lloyd Webber's long-running stage adaption of a work by another famous T.S. The movie version will be released Dec. 20 and comes from the mind of director and co-writer Tom Hooper, who helmed 2012's "Les Misrables." As one could imagine, large-scale sets and elaborate costuming were required to make humans look like cats.
Panthers to host Star Wars night
SUNRISE, Fla. – The force is strong with the Florida Panthers. The Cats are hosting a night inspired by the Star Wars movies. The Panthers host the Maple Leafs on March 29. The Star Wars package will incude a t-shirt, interactive Star Wars photo opportunities, and a limited edition Star Wars Puck.