| Apr 26, 2013
When Edith Gooden-Thompson and her sorority sisters visit the Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale on Saturday, they will do something that at least some parents with hyperactive children may consider a foreign concept.
They're going to stop. They're going to...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Mike Haridopolos, current executive vice president of The Stronach Group and former Florida Senate president, will deliver the Keynote Luncheon Address at the Eighth Florida Gaming Congress, Monday and Tuesday at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 11:49 AM
More than one in five residents of Broward and Palm Beach counties is Hispanic, but that hasn't translated into power at city halls, county commissions or in Tallahassee and Washington, D.C.
Only a few of the two counties' elected officials are Hispanic...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 2:10 PM
— A longtime public administrator will challenge the incumbent for Seat 2 on the commission.
Troy Samuels, who currently holds the seat, is running for a third time. He was first elected to the commission in 2005. Yvette Colbourne, a 20-year...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:41 AM
"Excuse me, do you have spare change?"
The question is all too commonplace. The answer is a little more complicated.
As South Florida cities and counties post anti-panhandling signs, beautify popular homeless hangouts to discourage loitering, and...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 3:13 PM
The “Jesus stomping” controversy at Florida Atlantic University is a political gift from the almighty to Gov. Rick Scott.
The governor, plagued with continuing dismal poll ratings and increasing discontent from his conservative political...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Police were investigating a hit-and-run crash on Ocean Drive one night in June when the sergeant in charge realized the man behind the wheel was a former Hallandale cop.
At that point, Sgt. Paul Winters ordered a community service aide to alter the...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 6:39 AM
Editors note: The spotlight features South Floridians On The Move in their careers.
Who: Meaghan Edelstein, 34, Boynton Beach
From: Founded and headed Spirit Jump, from 2008 to 2010, a nonprofit organization with a mission to provide hope and comfort...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts recently announced it has partnered with two Ecuadorean hotel owners to enter the Galapagos Islands.
The Fort Lauderdale-based hotel branding company said Thursday it’s planting Outpost flags on the islands of San...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 7:24 PM
Six men and one woman are in the running to replace Sheila Alu, a dynamic yet controversial city commissioner who resigned in December.
Alu's exit leaves voters with the task of replacing a prominent voice on the five-member board. The new...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 11:54 AM
2 de febrero, 11 a.m. a 2 p.m., Go Red para la mujer, Broward College, recinto norte en Coconut Creek. Feria de salud y charla con doctora Marlene Wolf. Gratis. 954-712-3968.
6 de febrero, 10 a.m. a 11:30 a.m., cómo comer y cocinar para un corazón sano,...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:21 AM
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