| Mar 5, 2013
| 6:23 PM
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, who died on Tuesday, had a substantial impact on South Florida, driving thousands of his citizens here to escape his reign.
Middle-class and affluent Venezuelans, fearing they would lose their wealth and freedom, fled to...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Talk about the bottom falling out.
Fort Lauderdale’s temperature climbed to a record 86 degrees on Wednesday afternoon and on Sunday morning plunged to 45 degrees, a drop of 41 degrees in three days.
Although it might seem unusual, it’s...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 11:49 AM
More than one in five residents of Broward and Palm Beach counties is Hispanic, but that hasn't translated into power at city halls, county commissions or in Tallahassee and Washington, D.C.
Only a few of the two counties' elected officials are Hispanic...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 7:41 AM
Las chicas Hooters están teniendo más competencia. Al menos con dos nuevas cadenas de “breastaurant” que están planeando abrir locales este año en el sur de Florida, que también tendrán chicas con poca ropa.
El mes entrante abrirá Tilted...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 7:24 PM
Six men and one woman are in the running to replace Sheila Alu, a dynamic yet controversial city commissioner who resigned in December.
Alu's exit leaves voters with the task of replacing a prominent voice on the five-member board. The new...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Hasta ahora el chef Angelo Elia había mantenido sus creaciones culinarias en la costa este del sur de Florida, en sus restaurantes de Fort Lauderdale, Delray Beach, Boca Ratón y Oakland Park.
Pero sabiendo que muchos de sus clientes se toman el tiempo...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 5:09 AM
When Arianna Cruz's parents visit Florida from Caracas and crave authentic Latin American cuisine, she takes them to one of her favorite Venezuelan food joints—the local gas station.
Tucked inside a Chevron in Weston is Panna Express, a Latin...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Al Jolson can still pack them in the theater, 86 years after ushering in "the talkies" and 63 years after his death.
At least that's the idea with the tribute by The Broward County Film Society (also called FLiFF) to the man billed as "The World’s...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Cypress Bay High School is atwitter with rumors about a website allegedly containing photos of naked female students from their Weston school.
The Broward Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident but said it is unknown whether the young girls...
| Feb 24, 2013
While Little Stein is working hard at college toward the ultimate goal of making his parents rich, I often think of other things he could have done to gain wealth.
True, he's a musician, and a very good one, and he'll earn money. But he'll have to work...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 4:34 PM
TALLAHASSEE — On the last day of a once-a-decade redistricting legislative session, the Florida Supreme Court officially ordered overtime Friday by finding that the re-drawn state Senate map failed to follow new anti-gerrymandering standards. The...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Orlando lawyer John “For The People” Morgan has been in the news lately for hosting two fundraisers for President Barack Obama, one at his Lake Mary mansion and the other at the Isleworth home of NBA star Vince Carter. Tomorrow night he's...