| 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....
| 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...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 6:42 AM
Mike Vincent, formerly EMS chief with the City of Pembroke Pines, has joined Atrus Inc., creators of the AED Link that provides registered location informaton to 911 call-takers in real time, as a business development representative.
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Paul Ranis didn't know much about his father's German upbringing.
So the Pembroke Pines resident was honored when Peter Ranis invited him to Germany for the 75th commemoration of Kristallnacht, or "The Night of Broken Glass."
The government of...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:02 AM
Lightening may not strike twice, but apparently this bandito did -- and struck out.
After an armed man robbed a Pembroke Pines gas station and made off with $200, he returned to the same story just 35-hours later to pull another heist, reports the...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Palm Beach County firefighter/paramedic Joe Nieves has another title to add to his colorful resume: Tattoo Titan.
The Pembroke Pines resident recently won CMT's newest ink reality competition, "Tattoo Titans.''
Nieves, who works at Twisted Heart...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:20 AM
Macy’s and Wacoal support garments have teamed up for a series of bra fit clinics at Pembroke Lakes Mall and Westfield Broward Mall this week.
And even better, for every woman who receives a complimentary fitting from a trained Wacoal fit...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Burglars crashed a vehicle into a cellphone store and stole from it before dawn Tuesday in Hollywood, police said.
It was the latest South Florida heist in which burglars have used vehicles to crash into cellphone stores after business hours. At least...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Bike safety seminars, a BMX stunt show and rentals in county parks highlight this weekend's activities in a month filled with bicycling events.
March is Florida Bicycle Month, and that means bike advocates are out in force.
"The idea is to get...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 12:21 PM
A small banner-towing plane ditched in a lake in north Miami-Dade County on Friday after taking off from North Perry Airport and losing power.
The pilot, whose name was not immediately released, escaped from the sinking plane, swam to shore and was...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Here are some of the things Broward County commissioners did today:
* Agreed to contribute $40,000 toward a feasibility study for a public-private partnership that would yield a new federal courthouse in downtown Fort Lauderdale. The county, city and...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 5:07 AM
Corner Bakery Cafe estara haciendo un Open House para contratar personal. Todas las posiciones estan abiertas en los cuatro locales de Boca Raton, Pembroke Pines, The Falls y Town & Country, Kendal. El open house sera el proximo 17 de Marzo a las 2:00 p....