| Aug 14, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Broward Sheriff's Office Deputy Trainer Gene Nardi pulled a shiny black gun from a cardboard box and held it up.
"Real or fake?" he asked the audience of about 30 parents and youngsters there for a children's gun safety class BSO offered at its Cooper...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Eleven candidates are vying for five seats on the Broward School Board this year, as the district pushes for an $800 million bond to repair or replace aging buildings.
The five incumbents seeking re-election have drawn challenges from district...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 5:39 PM
A Broward County teacher is accused of:
• Making racially insensitive comments to his class,
• Yelling at a student to shut up before grabbing her and causing an injury,
• Calling students names such as moron, stupid, dumb and idiot,...
| Aug 14, 2014
Broward County is the 17th Judicial Circuit. Circuit Court judges are a rung above County Court judges and handle serious criminal cases including homicide, burglary and child abuse. They hear civil cases involving more than $15,000. The judges...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:31 PM
An $800 million Broward school bond proposal initially designed to fix old crumbling schools may also ease crowding in newer schools in the west.
The most expensive project on a proposed list released this weekend isn't a leaking roof, faulty air...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 10:45 AM
Rafael Rodriguez was among the shining stars during the recent Florida Gold Coast Long Course Junior Olympics championship meet at the Plantation Aquatic Complex.
The 12-year-old broke three records en route to helping his South Florida Aquatic Club...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Broward County property values exceeded expectations this year, rising 7.2 percent, another sign of the rebounding real estate market.
Broward Property Appraiser Lori Parrish released the annual tax roll Friday, posting the third straight increase after...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The race for a seat in the state House of Representatives is already over in half of the districts in Broward County.
In five of the 14 districts that represent the county, Democratic legislators are returning to office unopposed. In a sixth, District...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Many special needs students in Broward County must endure long bus rides to schools with large classes and poorly trained teachers, according to a School District-commissioned report.
The 456-page review details numerous weaknesses with the district's...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:13 PM
It's a Thursday evening, and as usual Rob Davis of Cooper City is on his laptop.
He chats with Jonathan Cofino of Davie as he types. They're discussing Tabula, a tool that can extract data from PDF files and convert it into tables in Microsoft Excel....
| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:05 AM
Fishing offshore has been easy with the light winds and anglers were catching bass around peppergrass and rockpiles using stick worms and topwater lures.
Capt. Alan Zaremba, of Hollywood, said...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 9:28 AM
Two entrepreneurs say they're preparing to launch a new discount real estate listing service for Palm Beach and Broward counties.
Tony Gibbons and Greg Sullivan expect to open ByOwner.com in Boca Raton in the next 45 days. The firm is not related to...