| 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,...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Be prepared for Election Day with poll locations, our candidate endorsements and a guide to the amendments!
SUN SENTINEL ENDORSEMENTS
Mitt Romney (R)
Bill Nelson (D)
District 20: Alcee Hastings (D)
| Mar 20, 2013
| 1:10 PM
South Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz is accompanying President Obama on his trip to the Middle East to help strengthen his bond with Israel.
Having a prominent Jewish member of Congress on board could help dispel doubts about the...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 9:24 AM
Having trouble finding affordable health insurance?
You may be one of 1.7 million middle-income Floridians eligible for tax-credit subsidies that will range up to more than $10,000 next year to help you pay for health-care coverage under the...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 2:42 PM
With a four candidate field for the chairmanship of the Broward Republican Party, the voters who will make the decision about the party’s leader for the next two years will get two chances to examine the contenders this week.
| Mar 4, 2013
| 6:58 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 handful of the two counties’ elected...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Tax increases work. Controversial projects help. Scandal is best.
Without drama to get people riled up, it's hard to attract voters to March elections such as the Tuesday contests in 23 cities, towns and villages in Broward and Palm Beach counties....
| 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...