Matchmaking service to find local players to meet in the neighborhood.
PokerDIY connects poker players with free, online tools. Search for live poker games and players in your area, or set up a poker group for your friends. You can schedule live or online games and manage your poker league, all for free. Also a very busy forum.
Event site. BARGE is the Big August Rec. Gambling Excursion (to Las Vegas), with annual venture out of cyberspace into the Real World to get together to meet the most favorite/notorious Usenet personalities face-to-face, participate in several BARGE-private events.