| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:19 AM
The state administrator in charge of identifying sex predators who are too dangerous for society resigned Thursday, a day after the Sun Sentinel raised questions about his views and record.
Under Dan Montaldi's leadership, the number of potential...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Wednesday night's $448.4 million Powerball jackpot spread its wealth into Florida, awarding four players with $1 million each.
The winning Quick Pick tickets were sold at: 7-Eleven, 51 Harbor Drive in Key Biscayne; Circle K, 4500 East Olive Road in...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:40 AM
Even in an improving economy, hoteliers in South Florida still see "flash sales'' that offer limited-run discounted room rates as a viable way to drum up business during slow periods.
Budget-minded consumers have come to expect them, and typically...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:41 AM
The notion of owning a thriving business with low overhead must hit some folks like a big yellow school bus.
But it now looks like it could be the end of the line for this coach operator after investigators reportedly put a spoke in his wheels....
| Dec 23, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Kaley Doyle saved the best for last. The Park Vista senior clocked the fastest time of her career at the state championships in Tallahassee that cemented her selection as the 2013 Girls Runner of the Year.
Doyle's time of 19:07.11 at the state meet's...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 7:43 AM
Andrew Flaherty spent five months with a state-issued Florida ID that labeled him as a sex offender, even though he had never been accused or convicted of such a crime.
Originally from Louisiana, Flaherty received the ID in Jacksonville after becoming a...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Coming soon to a corner near you: at least one new grocery store.
There's a lot of excitement over the long-awaited arrival of Trader Joe's in 2014, but several other stores are bracing for a fight over your grocery dollars.
South Florida residents...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 7:57 PM
If Monday weren’t enough of an arctic adventure for Chicago area commuters, Tuesday has the potential for more of the same double-digit, subzero temperatures that threaten to wreak havoc with morning travel.
After a day marred by delays on every...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:45 AM
A female snowy owl strayed from its usual territory in the Arctic to visit Florida, making it the third bird of its kind to ever be spotted in the Sunshine State, The Florida Times-Union reports.
Visitors have been flocking to Little Talbot Island...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Broward and Palm Beach counties rule the state rankings in Class 7A and 5A in boys basketball.
The latest Florida Association of Basketball Coaches-Source Hoops boys state polls were released Tuesday, and Broward and Palm boast four of the top six teams...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 12:52 PM
A week to the day George Zimmerman was acquitted of second degree murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, thousands are expected to gather at federal buildings in 100 cities across the country for a Saturday vigil that will renew calls for a...
| May 30, 2013
| 9:06 AM
Angela Whitaker Todd, 40, of Eubank, passed away Friday May 24, at her residence.
Born Oct. 27, 1972, in Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., Angela was a daughter of Rick (Linda) Whitaker of Somerset, and Debra Hall Mobley of Jacksonville, Fla. She was a former...