| 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 11, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Sunrise may jump on the anti-puppy mill bandwagon and become the sixth city in Broward County to embrace a law that aims to protect customers from buying sick dogs.
"These are farms where hundreds of animals are raised in conditions where they may...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:23 AM
A Sunrise man claimed a $12 million Florida Lotto jackpot in Tallahassee Tuesday, the first Lotto win in Broward or Palm Beach county since a Davie woman won in September 2012.
Delroy Reid, 49, stepped forward on behalf of the Rolgini Revocable Trust....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Sawgrass Mills, already one of the country's largest outlet malls, is ready to grow even more.
Sawgrass' developers got the green light Tuesday from Sunrise city officials to construct three buildings northeast of The Colonnade Outlets.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Another city has come out officially opposed to the Florida Panthers hockey team's request for $80 million in additional tourist taxes.
Dania Beach commissioners voted unanimously this week to take a stance against the Panthers request.
| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The state is moving forward with a high-tech plan to prevent wrong-way crashes on portions of Florida's Turnpike and the Sawgrass Expressway.
Solar-powered, flashing signs that warn wrong-way drivers and also alert authorities to their presence will...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 3:43 AM
Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival CEO Greg Von Hausch believes that festivals such as his should offer their audiences a few surprises. This year, it is Von Hausch himself who is surprised.
The 28th annual FLIFF will run Oct. 18 through Nov....
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:17 AM
The Winterfest Boat Parade may be the social event of the season, with restaurants and hotels, caterers and party hosts in a frenzy over last-minute logistics, light stringing and chardonnay buying, as well as the attendant celebrity of the newly named...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:33 AM
The Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival returns this weekend with its seasonal cornucopia of drama, comedies, actor Q&As and street parties, as more than 175 films roll out Friday through Nov. 11 on screens in downtown Fort Lauderdale, Sunrise,...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 6:54 AM
The unstoppable Justin Timberlake on Tuesday revealed plans to extend his 20/20 Experience World Tour with new dates that include March 4 at the BB&T Center in Sunrise and March 5 at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami.
The Emmy and Grammy winner’s...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 5:35 AM
The folks at the BB&T Center are hosting a “major concert announcement” at 11 a.m. Thursday, with an extra tight seal on lips that are sometimes loose with these kinds of things.
“A big name who has not played here in a long time,&...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 7:51 AM
Lady Gaga will make up for canceling two South Florida concerts last March by starting her artRave: The ARTPOP Ball tour at the BB&T Center in Sunrise on May 4.
Tickets go on sale Dec. 16 at LiveNation.com. General-admission floor tickets will be $85,...