| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:52 AM
Father’s Day burgers: In honor of the holiday, Gimme a Burger (2010 N. Flamingo Road, Pembroke Pines, 954-241-4799, and 1200 E. Hillsboro Beach Blvd., Deerfield Beach, 954-708-2553; GimmeABurger.com) has created three burgers named after famous TV...
| May 30, 2014
| 3:11 PM
You see an animal on the road. It might be a raccoon or a duck, a stray dog or cat.
And it's dead.
Who you gonna call?
That all depends on the street.
If the animal is on private property, you call a private pickup service. If it's a state road,...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Though we'll see some sun here and there, expect showers and storms throughout the week, thanks to tropical moisture flowing over the region.
Rain begain moving across much of South Florida before dawn Monday and some areas have already experienced up...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:04 AM
Nothing is certain but death, taxes and freebies on Tax Day on Tuesday!
As I mentioned in my Sunday column, your taxes may be complicated, but getting free stuff is EZ with my roundup of eats and treats. Score meals to massages on Tuesday, April 15,...
| 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...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 7:52 AM
I grew up on Chinese food. For a time when I was a kid, my family's Sunday night tradition was to drive downtown for shrimp fried rice, mushroom egg foo young and beef chop suey. I still have a soft spot for that kind of...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Chris Hopkins threw a one-hitter Friday night, and Nick Fortes’ first-inning triple knocked in the only run DeLand needed in a 6-0 victory against visiting Apopka in a Class 8A region final at Stetson’s Conrad Park.
DeLand (20-10) will play...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Orlando ranks in the top 50 in a new ranking of the best cities to start a new business, while Jacksonville holds the top spot on the list.
In the recent study from WalletHub.com, Orlando ranks 37th out of the 150 most populated U.S. cities. The...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 4:12 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida lawmakers have been fighting over red-light cameras well before the Legislature authorized them in cities and counties in 2010. But despite numerous studies, the scientific literature on their safety-impact is problem-plagued....
| May 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
May marks the beginning of peak splash season, with South Florida water parks extending their hours and bracing for next weekend's Memorial Day crowds.
Rapids Water Park, a popular tourist destination in Riviera Beach, begins offering daily hours this...
| May 12, 2014
| 5:19 AM
On Lucille Patrick's coffee table, surrounded by dozens of framed family photos, sits a bouquet of red paper flowers and a heart-shaped balloon — a Mother's Day gift from her oldest son last year.
"My son is gone," Patrick said Sunday, tears...
| May 10, 2014
| 5:15 PM
As a veteran Miami police officer, Carl Patrick had his share of close calls while on duty in South Florida, and served honorably overseas with the U.S. military.
"It's unfortunate," said Miami Police Maj. Delrish Moss. "He survived military conflict,...