| Apr 24, 2013
| 6:42 AM
Cash giveaways: It's called Two Days, Two Chances To Win, and Wednesday is day two. Repeating a promotion it ran on April 11, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino will give away $500 every 30 minutes from 2 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. to five patrons....
| Nov 9, 2012
| 10:24 AM
Don’t look for a quick post-election truce between the political parties, at least in Broward County.
A Broward Sheriff’s Office deputy’s offer to carry one of U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz’ bags after she got off a...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 12:21 PM
Top Florida Democrats sounded the alarm Friday over what they see as improper interference by Gov. Rick Scott in U.S. Rep. Allen West’s attempt to hold onto his congressional seat.
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 12:43 PM
Police officers who habitually leave work early can be charged with theft, a felony under Florida law.
Collecting a paycheck for time not worked amounts to stealing from your employer — the taxpayers, in the case of cops.
"If they're only...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:39 AM
Two South Florida members of Congress – Ted Deutch, D-Boca Raton, and Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Weston – are among the newest participants in the NOH8 campaign in support of equal rights for gays and lesbians.
To mark National Coming out...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:52 AM
For two women, art is an integral part of life. From designing, to painting and creating, art is part of them – and, in their own ways, so is breast cancer.
Plantation resident Judy Polstra has had many breast cancer scares in the last few years,...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 2:32 PM
The Rev. Al Sharpton, the MSNBC commentator, is scheduled to appear Saturday at rallies in communities with large black populations: Noon at the Lauderhill Mall, where there’s an early voting site, and 2 p.m. at the E. Pat Larkins Community Center,...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Florida Congresswoman Kathy Castor returned from a weekend trip to Cuba convinced the United States should encourage its recent economic reforms and consider normalized relations.
“I’ll be communicating with President Obama and...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 7:51 AM
U.S. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, a Miami Republican who represents part of South Broward, says he's "outraged by the vague response" from President Barack Obama's Treasury Department to the concerns he raised over "the apparent tourist activities" of...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 7:32 AM
A Weston school band had the honor of being the only middle school band in the state to perform at the "Festival of Gold" in Chicago last month.
Weston's Falcon Cove band played in the renowned Orchestra Hall at the Chicago Symphony Center under the...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Rapper and entertainment industry mogul Jay-Z responded Thursday with a forceful rejection of the criticism he’s received from South Florida politicians over his visit to Cuba last week with his wife Beyoncé.
And the couple received support from a...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 7:55 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, says her husband is a model of a man who is comfortable with a high-profile spouse and society would be better off if boys were raised with similar attitudes....