| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Today is a very busy Broward County Commission meeting.
If you're interested in what's happening, and how your money's being spent, follow my Tweets @BrowardPolitics
I Tweet the highlights and the lowlights, things that might be educational, and...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 8:33 PM
Nova Southeastern University is expanding its role in research, building a new $80 million facility that could boost South Florida's efforts to become a hub for studies of cancer, heart disease and other problems.
The Center for Collaborative Research,...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Opera star Leona Mitchell hasn’t slowed down.
She still seems to moving at the speed of sound.
Though she has left performing in the greatest opera houses of Paris, London, Rome, Buenos Aires, Sydney, Vienna and San Francisco behind, she’s...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:06 PM
South Florida's billion-dollar conman Scott Rothstein kept jurors — and a packed courtroom — enthralled as he testified for more than six hours Wednesday about sex, the Mafia, his involvement in political and police corruption and the...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 1:19 PM
J. Preston Jones, D.B.A., serves as dean of Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship. In this capacity, Jones is responsible for providing the leadership necessary in furthering the Huizenga...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Researchers have discovered that the amount of gun violence in some PG-13 movies is now greater than in R-rated films.
PG-13 movies are “the ones that target children, and the violence that is shown contains guns,” according to Brad Bushman,...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 2:17 PM
Gov. Rick Scott announced three appointments late Friday to the North Broward Hospital District board of commissioners.
Though the board seats are unpaid, the hospital district board seats are plum appointments.
The North Broward Hospital District...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Original post | 3:22 p.m.
Updated | 4 pm.
Former President Bill Clinton has signed on to help Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital raise money.
He’s the guest of honor, and will receive an award at a big fundraising event in January for...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Law enforcement officials, health professionals and community leaders active in the fight against human trafficking may want to note upcoming events in January.
They are presented by the Broward Human Trafficking Coalition; Broward Health; Nova...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 2:00 PM
The political world is buzzing over the competition between two of South Florida’s most prominent Republicans who are competing for the presidency of Florida Atlantic University.
Though the candidacies of Jeff Atwater and George LeMieux are...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:53 PM
A new electronic tool may help doctors determine if a senior is at risk of taking a tumble.
Not by testing their balance, though, but by taking a hard look at their medications.
Patrick Hardigan, a public health professor at Nova Southeastern...
| 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...