| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Gov. Rick Scott said Wednesday he wants to give all Florida teachers a $2,500 pay raise.
"I can think of no better investment for our state than investing in those teachers who work on the frontline of Florida’s future every day by teaching our...
| Jan 12, 2013
When singer-songwriter Michaela Paige performs Monday night at the Broward Center, the 17-year-old will treat Chrystal Hartigan's Songwriters Showcase the same way she did as a finalist on NBC's singing competition "The Voice": with nervousness and a...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 6:46 AM
Somebody's year is about to end very happily: The drawing for a $2 million raffle prize is Monday.
It's called the 25th Anniversary Millionaire Raffle, and there have been six weekly $1 million winners from Nov. 19 through Dec. 23, with none from Palm...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 12:09 PM
The climax to a six-week Florida Lottery raffle game should make one South Floridian very happy: the grand prize $2 million ticket was sold in Plantation.
The game is called the 25th Anniversary Millionaire Raffle, and there have been six weekly $1...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 3:05 PM
A Davie woman claimed her $2 million 25th Anniversary Millionaire Raffle grand prize at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee Thursday afternoon.
Elva Siddique, 56, purchased the winning ticket at Publix, located at 225 S. Flamingo Road in...
| Dec 30, 2012
The trend is dramatic and definite: South Florida cops have slowed down big time.
The Sun Sentinel examined new SunPass data and found police speeding has dropped significantly since the newspaper published its "Above the Law" investigative series in...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 4:44 AM
Every community has one.
A holiday light fanatic.
They load their homes and yards with enough lights and decorations to outshine Yankee Stadium and make you feel like you've been transported to the Land of the Eternal Sun.
Watts up with them?
| Dec 14, 2012
| 8:39 AM
Aún en estos tiempos difíciles, algunos sur floridanos tienen trabajos que les permiten salirse de la oficina, tomarse horas de almuerzo extendidas y terminar el viernes temprano, y aún así cobrar por una jornada laboral completa. ¿Quienes son estos...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 2:20 PM
It's been a tough time for theater in South Florida.
Doors have been shuttered at the Coconut Grove Playhouse, Florida Stage (now the new home of The Plaza Theatre), Promethean Theatre, Caldwell Theatre Company and Rising Action Theatre (recently reborn...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 7:15 AM
'Tis the season for giving and now you can see how charitable you are. You can compare your generosity to your neighbors by going online to a tool devised by the Chronicle of Philanthropy that shows the median charitable contributions by zip code....
| Nov 19, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Richard DeNapoli is calling it quits as Broward Republican party chairman, emailing party members Monday that he won't seek a second term running the local party.
His decision comes on the heels of the 2012 election blowout in which Republicans lost all...
| May 23, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Have an old cell phone or tablet you don’t need anymore and want to help troops?
Take it to an AT&T-owned store (not authorized dealer) and request that its trade-in value be donated to Cell Phones For Soldiers, a nonprofit that helps troops...