| Apr 24, 2014
| 7:24 PM
It's like nothing that has ever been built in South Florida.
Known as Metropica, the "city within a city" would have:
•More than 2,000 condos
•Enough commercial space to hold 11 Wal-Marts.
The massive, $1.5...
| May 22, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Think of it as high fashion for the Dr. Doolittle set.
Canines and felines, piglets and ponies, donkeys and horses will compete in an Animal Fashion Show at 10 a.m. June 8 at Bergeron Rodeo Grounds, 4271 Davie Road.
Animals in each category will...
| May 8, 2014
| 8:26 PM
They put the camp in summer camp.
Now what kind of gay boyfriend would I be if I didn't help you parents get a little breather - in a fabulous way - during the summer?
Breeders need a break too.
If you have young, up-and-coming talent in your home...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:34 AM
The satire issue of “T: The New York Times Style Magazine” came out this week, and it includes a piece on the “forgotten literary genius” of J.P. Donleavy, a timely reminder of the cozy relationship between Ireland and America,...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:19 AM
No matter how much you love Fort Lauderdale, the city’s appearance on Livability.com’s list of the Top 10 Best Downtowns in the country had to come as a surprise. For all the complaining that goes on around here (not you, them), perhaps it...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:26 PM
The movement to prohibit e-cigarette sales to minors is gaining steam, with legislators looking to impose a statewide ban and Davie set to become the sixth city in Broward County to follow the trend.
"They're not as safe as everybody thought they were,"...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 9:23 PM
The question was simple: What are some names we call people with mental illness?
The cops in the classroom laughed nervously before answering: nut job, bananas, schizo, psycho, cuckoo, wacko, whackadoodle, Signal 20, crazy, loco, insane, batty,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 9:27 AM
An all day retreat at a tree-filled, peaceful park. Ahh, sounds so relaxing.
But, no. This all-day retreat at a tree-filled, peaceful park is the Broward County Commission's annual "goal setting and budget parameter'' retreat.
Open to the public,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 2:56 PM
A 2008 Ford Mustang GT will be up for grabs March 15 at an upcoming car auction in Fort Lauderdale.
The Mustang will be at Auctions America Lot #526 at the Broward County Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd. It will be auctioned by The Darrell Gwynn...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 8:45 AM
The selfie has come into focus for spring break 2014.
Coming off the heels of the 86th Academy Awards last Sunday, when host Ellen DeGeneres crashed the Twitter social site with her selfie shared around the world, this cultural phenomenon of snapping...
| Mar 9, 2014
The difference between Ira Glass' NPR broadcast "This American Life" and his one-man stage show, "Reinventing Radio: An Evening With Ira Glass," is the presence of a live audience, an intimate setting and an iPad. That's about it.
The wry, quizzical...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Original post | 4:30 p.m.
Updated | 5:06 p.m.
With signups for the Affordable Care Act falling last month, Democrats are pulling out all the stops to increase interest in Obamacare by the March 31 deadline.
On Monday, U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman...