| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Wednesday is the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks and plane crashes at New York City's World Trade Center, in a field near Shanksville, Pennsylvania and at the Pentagon.
My colleague Steve Coate compiled this list of remembrance events in...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:36 AM
It's Sept. 5, 2013, and Pembroke Pines finally came into compliance with the Broward County Code of Ethics.
The ethics code went into effect for the cities on Jan. 2, 2012.
Among its provisions is a requirement that cities and the county put a...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:31 AM
It’s nature in reverse.
South Florida’s professional theater goes into hibernation during the summer and wakes back up in the fall (when the flocking snowbirds signal tourist season).
But community theater is more perennial. Following is a...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 7:01 AM
It's not your imagination: South Florida's music calendar really is exhibiting a more-pronounced country twang, with top acts playing the big amphitheaters and new singers staring their careers at strip-mall bars.
The Cruzan Amphitheatre in West Palm...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:16 AM
When Mike Korte sets his mind to something, he'll do whatever it takes to achieve the goal. And if it means he ends up surrounded by a throng of admiring women, well that's a sacrifice he's willing to make.
Korte was an aimless 13-year-old, admittedly...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Mayor Greg Ross apologized Tuesday for the controversy that followed after he interferred with a Pembroke Pines traffic stop.
A report by the Pembroke Pines Police Department said that Ross, who is also a defense attorney, used his political weight to...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Todas, con profesionalismo y dedicación, dejan en alto el nombre de las mujeres hispanas dentro de sus comunidades. Doce mujeres hispanas y una pionera latina fueron reconocidas el pasado viernes, 16 de agosto, en el Signature Grand, en Davie.
| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:48 PM
CiCi’ Pizza, a pizza buffet style chain, announced today plans to open at least nine more restaurants in the South Florida area over the next five years.
The company is interested in opening restaurants via franchise partners. It’s target...
| Aug 16, 2013
Doughnuts were once a hand-crafted treat — fried fresh and laboriously decorated.
These days, they're a mass-produced commodity, deep fried assembly line style and delivered to your corner doughnut shop to be sold at rock bottom prices.
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:06 AM
Hipsters, head west.
The popular City-Wide Market is hauling its cool collection of indie crafts, vintage and retro goods to Coral Springs this weekend. The market will set up inside the city's gymnasium from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday....
| Aug 9, 2013
The deals here are simple, like the venue's name. From 3 to 7 p.m. weekdays, select appetizers cost $3.95 and happy-hour drinks cost $3 to $6. Goblet, or schooner, draft beers go for $3, Three Olives Vodka and other well liquors cost $4, select wines go...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Rarely do you get the opportunity to see the guts of an undercover FBI sting. But in the case that netted arrests of two mayors and has two lobbyists facing charges in Miami-Dade County, we have documents and we have video from right here in Pembroke...