| Jan 24, 2014
| 1:08 PM
In the 1960s, a group of Broward leaders who called themselves the Oatmeal Club regularly met to discuss the county’s future. Their idea to start a college produced Nova Southeastern University, now ranked the ninth largest not-for-profit private...
| Aug 30, 2013
Getting physical takes on a new meaning with trainer Maria Pontillo.
Three mornings a week, the Plantation physical therapist opens up her living room for a class of 10 students, welcoming them with a cheery "Good morning! Here is your workout for the...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Higher Education Block Party: Broward College, Florida Atlantic University and Nova Southeastern University will remind us of the youthful vigor they bring to downtown Fort Lauderdale by throwing a block party from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Las Olas...
| Aug 17, 2013
An elaborate pageant over Obamacare is playing in neighborhoods across South Florida this month, with many more performances between now and Labor Day.
Concerned citizens and well-funded conservative and liberal political organizations are blanketing...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:44 AM
You’ve probably never seen a “Sleeping Beauty” like this one.
“Anvita” is an adaptation of the fairy tale in Indian classical dance. Choreographed by six local dance instructors and featuring a cast of 60 senior students,...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Last week: Kudos to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission for their unanimous vote on Thursday to ban an abusive fishing practice. In a 7-0 tally, the FWC prohibited the use of the infamous “Boca Grand jig,” a decidedly...
| Sep 15, 2013
My name is Doreen, and I'm an Apple Addict.
When it comes to my iPhone 5, I am powerless. I mainline data like a drug. My habit costs hundreds of dollars a month for bundled wireless and Internet services.
I get 30-page wireless bills in the mail from...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 5:39 PM
– Will Weatherford, speaker of the Florida House of Representatives and one of the state's top conservatives, talked so much Monday night about minority unemployment and the large share of income enjoyed by the wealthy that he felt compelled to...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 2:26 PM
There's no date, and the participants aren't certain, but a general election debate in the governor's race is almost certain to be held in Davie.
That's become the go-to city for statewide televised debates in high-profile Florida elections, but this...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Oct. 23 at 6 p.m.
Season Kick-Off Cocktail Reception
Funding Arts Broward (FAB!)
FAB! begins its 10th anniversary with a season kickoff cocktail reception, hosted by corporate member Northern Trust, at its Fort Lauderdale office. Free,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:04 AM
Family squabbles, sisterly moments and a young girl's thirst for adventure filled the stage at Nova Southeastern University in The Sagemont School's solid production of Little Women.
Adapted from Louisa May Alcott's classic novel, which was first...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:54 PM
Body cams don't lie.
That's why police departments across the nation are starting to embrace high-tech video cameras that can attach to glasses, collars, pockets and vests.
Hallandale Beach may soon join the trend.
Police Chief Dwayne Flournoy plans...