| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:58 PM
WHAT: "Crossing Over," a selection of animal sculptures made from antique quilts and adorned with beading, paint and costume jewelry, opens Friday, Jan. 17, at Valencia College.
The soft sculptures, created by Tallahassee artist Linda Hall, represent...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Nancy Vinniti, 62, of Greenacres, claimed a $1 million prize in the 100X The Cash Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee. Vinniti chose to receive her winnings in a one-time, lump-sum payment of $693,916.80.
| Feb 25, 2014
| 9:07 PM
LAKELAND – Sagemont coach Adam Ross said that in his team’s preparation for Tuesday’s Class 3A state semifinal against Jacksonville Providence, it became “pretty clear” that Providence would be “the best team we’...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 11:27 AM
One of Broward’s top priorities – money for expansion at Port Everglades – is likely to fare well in the annual legislative session that begins Tuesday.
That was the message delivered by state Sen. Joe Negron this week to Broward Days,...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Well, maybe this is the year for a slew of lottery wins in South Florida. We're off to quite a hot streak.
Sonya Ramsey, 45, of Lauderhill, claimed a $500,000 prize in the $5 Monopoly Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee,...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:33 PM
DURHAM, N.C. — In a racially charged case that has focused outrage at police behavior, a Charlotte, N.C., police officer has been indicted on a charge of voluntary manslaughter in the killing of an unarmed former university football player who had...
| Jan 12, 2014
This kind of logic might not make sense to you. It makes absolutely no sense to me.
But to the folks in power in Tallahassee, well, it makes perfect sense. Which tells you all you need to know about your elected officials.
Many folks in Tallahassee,...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Growing up, Cheryl Hines always felt like she belonged somewhere else.
"I have a journal I wrote in, in high school," she says. "Our teacher told us to write down what we wanted to be in ten years and I wrote that my goal was to make a living as an...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:33 AM
We're getting pretty lax with our lottery tickets in Florida: Days after a $16 million Powerball winner went to a waste, a Fantasy 5 ticket worth $45,087.48 sold in Margate is about to expire.
The 180-day deadline to claim the top prize is Thursday,...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:34 AM
El exgobernador republicano de Florida Charlie Crist anunció hoy oficialmente en la ciudad donde reside, St. Petersburg, en la costa suroeste, su voluntad de presentarse a las elecciones estatales que tendrán lugar en 2014, adelantaron medios locales....
| Oct 30, 2013
| 1:12 PM
In a case that shows that the pari-mutuels are not to be viewed all as one industry all in harmony -- there's all kinds of pushing and shoving among each other -- a state court judge has ruled in favor of Isle Casino & Racing Pompano Park in its nearly...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler said Tuesday both Democrats seeking their party's nomination for attorney general are both well qualified.
“The interesting thing is they both just bring something entirely different to that position of attorney...