| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:36 PM
A Lauderdale Lakes woman, who admitted she stole the identities of about 18 AT&T customers, has been sentenced to two years and 10 months in federal prison, prosecutors said Thursday.
Chouman Emily Syrilien, 25, of Lauderdale Lakes, who is also an...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Students at 32 Broward County elementary schools will be spending an extra hour in school each day, whether their parents like the idea or not.
The schools — mostly in the east, from Hollywood to Pompano Beach, and all but two run by the...
| 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,...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Every resident in Broward County can go online to see which lobbyists their elected officials say they've met with.
That's according to a report recently released by the Broward Office of the Inspector General, which says the office spent the months...
| 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 18, 2014
| 11:49 AM
If you’re having high school football withdrawal, you can catch some of the best players in Broward and Palm Beach counties at the Scots 7-on-7 Summer Tournament at St. Andrew’s on Thursday and Friday.
The event will feature 14 teams, with...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Eighteen city candidates in Broward County – including three mayors – won automatic election Friday because no one filed to run against them.
Mayors Richard Kaplan of Lauderhill, Jack Brady of North Lauderdale and Michael Udine of Parkland...
| 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...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:33 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Southwest Ranches describes itself glowingly as a rural, Old Florida time-warp of a town near Fort Lauderdale, complete with “donkeys braying, roosters crowing, and no sidewalks.”
But the farming community of 7,000 on the...
| May 5, 2014
| 3:11 PM
When Gio Rubeo grows up, he plans to join the Marines and perhaps later take up boxing. But for now, the 12-year-old is involved in a different sort of fight.
On April 8, Gio brought his Bible to Park Lakes Elementary School in Lauderdale Lakes for the...
| May 10, 2014
| 8:32 PM
The uneasy tension between church and state was a hot topic this past week, with the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that sectarian prayers at government meetings are permissible and the Broward School District apologizing after a fifth-grader wasn't allowed to...
| May 6, 2014
| 12:16 PM
En los restaurantes La Granja, la meta es servir comida como hecha en casa, de forma rápida.
Los tableros de color rojo incluyen pollo rostizado con arroz y frijoles, bisteck frito, platos de mariscos y otros típicos de la cocina peruana elaborada por...