| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:00 AM
As Chicago tries to entice foreign tourists, France is telling its citizens to avoid Chicago's West Side and the South Side below 59th Street.
Pascale Furlong, press attache for the French Consulate in Chicago, said Monday that just as the U.S. State...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Three South Broward High School students have been charged as adults in the case of a 16-year-old girl who was severely beaten and raped in an assault that was recorded on one teen's cellphone, prosecutors announced Friday.
Patricia Montes, 15, of...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:35 PM
The 2013-14 boys basketball schedule is again loaded with prime-time matchups in holiday tournaments and multi-game events.
Pairings and matchups will be posted as we get them. Coaches should send tournament brackets and event schedules (with...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:35 PM
MIAMI On a spring day, a New Jersey man using the fictitious name "William Freeman" paid $119 in cash for a one-way airline ticket to Miami.
Piedmont Airlines flight No. 337 departed from New York's La Guardia Airport on March 27, 1984, but it never made...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Kristallnacht signaled the beginning of the Holocaust.
On the nights of Nov. 9-10, 1938, more than 1,400 Jewish-owned shops and synagogues in Germany and Austria were destroyed and set on fire as the streets were also filled with shattered glass.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:09 PM
The Boca Real Estate Investment Club will hold an interactive seminar at its next monthly meeting Nov. 14.
Guest speaker Oscar Arias’ presentation will focus on networking, completing more deals and maximizing business relationships. Arias heads...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Critical violations of state sanitation and safety laws recently observed by inspectors at 12 South Florida restaurants prompted the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation to cite the owners and briefly suspend operations.
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:50 PM
In an industry that often celebrates artists' antics over their artistry, Walshy Fire is an anomaly.
The DJ wears no bling, and you won't catch him onstage in a mask or costume. A good night for him is not spent wilding out, but hanging out with...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 1:19 PM
South Florida religious conservatives and others on the political right, determined to transform the political landscape, have gone thorough their own boot camp.
They call themselves "effectivists."
Hosted by the nine-campus megachurch Calvary Chapel,...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:18 AM
Get free admission at Florida state parks on Sunday, Sept. 8, with a library to celebrate International Literacy Day.
September is Florida Literacy Month and the state park system will waive entry fees oSunday when you show a library card, book or...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Critical violations of state sanitation and safety laws recently observed by inspectors at five South Florida restaurants prompted the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation to cite the owners and briefly suspend operations.
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:53 AM
The first time Arthur Friedman walked into Fort Lauderdale’s Gateway Theatre a couple of years ago, he wasn’t put off by the weathered marquee, ragged carpet, gloomy hallways and unwelcoming restrooms. He was charmed.
“It had a...