| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:10 AM
BOCA RATON — Florida Atlantic University’s head football coach and defensive coordinator suddenly resigned on Wednesday after school officials accused both men of using illegal drugs.
The resignations of FAU head coach Carl Pelini and...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Gay employees at Florida Atlantic University have won a decade long battle for domestic partner benefits.
The recently approved collective bargaining agreement between the United Faculty of Florida and FAU for the first time includes health insurance...
| Jan 5, 2014
Ilyse Weinshall and John Vanderah were never supposed to meet.
"He's a Catholic boy from East Dubuque, Iowa, and I'm a Jewish girl from Long Island, N.Y.," says Ilyse, 47.
"It's a miracle we ever crossed paths at all," adds John, 48.
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:36 PM
Scripps Florida has grown to 511 employees, but the biotech company still has some hiring to do to meet its job creation deadline in December, Palm Beach County commissioners learned Tuesday.
The county and state invested more than $600 million in...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:07 AM
Full Moon Rising Party: When the full moon crests tonight over Fort Lauderdale Beach, it will glare on the usual insanity in effect at the relatively new S3 Restaurant (505 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.) Wednesday's beachside bacchanal features...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Public University Housing Rates
This chart shows the least and most expensive on-campus housing rates at each of Florida's public universities in 2012-13. These prices are per person for the fall and spring semesters.
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| Aug 24, 2013
| 11:46 AM
Take a look around UCF's new NorthView student housing complex and it's hard to believe families are struggling to cover college costs.
The apartments feature first-class amenities such as granite countertops, side-by-side refrigerators and 60-inch...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 7:44 AM
Last week: Five year anniversary of the signing of the Higher Education Act by George W. Bush. This legislation was intended to have a lasting impact by holding states and institutions accountable for costs of higher education. Over those five years,...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Last week: Last week we saw Tri-Rail release numbers showing that the Boca Raton Station on Yamato Road is the busiest of the 17 Tri-Rail stations in the tri-county region. The location’s proximity to Florida Atlantic University and the various...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Last week: Governor Scott is asking Florida businesses the best way to return taxes to residents and fuel further economic growth. Eliminate the sales tax on commercial leases. Invest in the reform of the homeowner’s insurance market. Target and...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:48 PM
The University of Central Florida sent out this article this week, detailing a new student project at the College of Medicine that involves the arts. I found it interesting and wanted to share it. Here's the UCF report:
In their latest effort to show...