| Aug 11, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Buster, our One-Eyed Jack Russell terrier, does a pretty good Elvis impression when we walk into the vet's office.
I'm all shook up when I get the bill.
Buster, who lost an eye last year to glaucoma (he's fine), will soon get the shivers because it'...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Lilian Cruz, a house hunter since January, has been growing weary of the fierce competition and the lack of inventory.
"The word 'anxious' comes to mind," said Cruz, a human resources specialist looking for a four-bedroom home in Coral Springs. "There...
| 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...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Q: Why is the SunPass lane almost always closed at the Pat Salerno Drive exit on the Sawgrass Expressway? Many of us with SunPass have to wait in long lines in the cash lanes.
Carey Laufer, Weston
A: All the lanes, including the closed toll lane on...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:39 AM
Much of South Florida already has seen rain and clouds today, the result of a tropical disturbance in the Florida Straits. Although the disturbance has diminished, there still could more showers this afternoon.
South Florida's Wednesday forecast...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 2:50 AM
WASHINGTON Less than five weeks from the start of a massive health-insurance enrollment campaign, Florida faces a daunting task.
A small army of paid "navigators" and volunteers remains unorganized, untrained and unclear about just how to sign up the...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 6:20 PM
There have been plenty of national high school football polls and rankings released in recent weeks, but there's always room for one more--especially one as local as this.
Early Saturday, the AP Florida Top 10 preseason poll was released and South...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 8:04 AM
Last week: South Florida home sales rose in July to near peak levels and home values increased 28 percent in Broward County and 15 percent in Palm Beach County. We are now well into the next housing "bull market" and the implications for our economy are...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Passion Pit, Matt & Kim and South Florida's own Surfer Blood are among the headliners of the inaugural Coastline Festival, which will set down at the Cruzan Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach Nov. 10.
Tickets for the festival, priced very reasonably, are...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:42 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Planned Parenthood will get federal funds to help Americans enroll in insurance via President Barack Obama's healthcare program, U.S. officials said on Thursday, drawing fire from critics who oppose contraception and abortion in...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 4:47 AM
Joshua Todd Hauserman, who told deputies he was a "DUI Defense Lawyer," was busted for allegedly driving drunk with an "improperly buckled" 3-year-old in his SUV, reports the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. Deputies said the 33-year-old man had been driving a...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 8:35 AM
South Florida home prices rose in July as buyers continue to battle frustration in a decidedly sellers' market.
Broward County's median price for existing homes soared to $275,000, 28 percent higher than a year ago, the Greater Fort Lauderdale...