| Apr 23, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Broward League of Cities President Susan Starkey dined with county commissioners Tuesday at their ethics code workshop. But she isn't taking a freebie.
As county commissioners complained that the zero-gifts law sets them up for failure and puts them...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:46 PM
Publix makes a guarantee to customers, saying if the scanned price of an item exceeds the shelf or advertised price, you get it for free.
It's known as the "Publix Promise."
Janet Feldman, 57, of Davie says she has used that promise for nearly a...
| May 2, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Davie police are calling a teenager brave and calm, characteristics that can be heard on an edited 911 call released Friday, after strangers broke into the home he shares with his mother.
"Some guys just broke into my house," the boy tells a...
| May 9, 2014
In summer 2005, when Melody Moyse visited southern India after the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, she found children in survival mode, silent and weak, and certainly not ready to talk about the disaster that killed their parents and siblings. Moyse arrived...
| 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...
| 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 25, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Former Broward Republican Chairman Richard DeNapoli had a somewhat stormy tenure leading the local party in 2011 and 2012.
He left for the Sarasota area early in 2013, and within eight months started running as a candidate for the Republican...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Gov. Rick Scott, headlining a ceremonial ribbon cutting for Interstate 595 express lanes that opened two days ago, attracted a large media contingent on Friday.
Political reporters, not transportation scribes, came to the Davie event – Scott&...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:00 AM
“Giselle” is tricky to pull off.
You need a large and impeccably trained corps de ballet for the two-act ballet. That may require hiring 16 to 20 dancers, all well-versed in the romantic style.
Toward that end, two local dance companies...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:23 AM
A Sunrise man claimed a $12 million Florida Lotto jackpot in Tallahassee Tuesday, the first Lotto win in Broward or Palm Beach county since a Davie woman won in September 2012.
Delroy Reid, 49, stepped forward on behalf of the Rolgini Revocable Trust....
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:54 AM
If you’re in Broward County, you could be anywhere. And that’s what Broward tourism officials want filmmakers to know.
Stare out across the grassy Everglades and be transported to Darwin, Australia. Look up from the escalator at Fort...