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  • Nordstrom to close at the Florida Mall

    Nordstrom to close at the Florida Mall
    Nordstrom announced Thursday it will close its Florida Mall Store in Orlando, which will mean laying off or transferring 190 employees. Originally opened in 2002, the store is planned for closure on August 16. The company said the lease on the store...
  • Local man hopes to create thriving music scene

    Phil Barnes was attending Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, but devastating news caused him to rethink his path. In June 2013, Barnes' older brother died after undergoing surgery at age 23. He was struck by a drunk driver while riding his bike...
  • Friday: Will you shop at Hobby Lobby?

    Friday: Will you shop at Hobby Lobby?
             I won’t protest at Hobby Lobby stores. I won’t carry signs. I won’t make life miserable for their customers. Those are the ugly tactics of the anti-abortion extremists. You know who you are Me, I just won’t spend...
  • Legislature cares more about NRA

    Thanks again for bringing to light the questionable — no, ridiculous — law allowing warning shots to be fired, free from prosecution. You would do us all a service if you would, in this case and others, identify those South Florida...
  • Matt Mitrione, Derrick Lewis to meet at UFC Fight Night 50

    Matt Mitrione, Derrick Lewis to meet at UFC Fight Night 50
    A pair of fighters with ties to Florida will square off Sept. 5, but it’ll happen a long way from the Sunshine State. Matt Mitrione, who fights out of Boca Raton, will take on Derrick Lewis during UFC Fight Night 50 at Foxwoods Casino in Ledyard,...
  • Boca Raton police seize 3,819 grams of marijuana; man charged

    Boca Raton police seize 3,819 grams of marijuana; man charged
    A 23-year-old Boca Raton man is facing charges after police seized over 3,800 grams of marijuana — about 8 pounds — and 42 grams of cocaine from an apartment. According to a Boca Raton police arrest report, officers executed a search...
  • Summer brings original musical revues to Plaza Theatre

    Summer brings original musical revues to Plaza Theatre
    For the hot summer when the air is heavy with humidity, Manalapan’s Plaza Theatre has come up with a lineup designed to be light. The original musical revues - “Bernstein on Broadway” (through July 27) and “Popera” (July 28...
  • Hobby Lobby expanding in South Florida

    Hobby Lobby expanding in South Florida
    Hobby Lobby is spreading across South Florida as if nothing happened. The hobby and crafts retailer has found itself at the center of a maelstrom since winning a U.S. Supreme Court case June 30 that combined the flash points of birth control and...
  • Judge rejects DUI manslaughter defendant's travel plans

    Judge rejects DUI manslaughter defendant's travel plans
    In December, Drew Blazure was allowed to visit family in New Jersey for the winter holidays despite his charge of DUI manslaughter failure to render aid in the death of a Boca Raton bicyclist. But Circuit Judge Glenn Kelley on Tuesday made it clear...
  • Veterans deserve better

    My heart goes out to the veterans who have fought so valiantly and come home without arms or legs, and are unable to see a doctor at the VA hospitals. If they are lucky enough to get an appointment, sometimes the wait is so long they end up dead....
  • Apartment rents rising as demand heats up

    Apartment rents rising as demand heats up
    Apartment rents are a risin', driven higher by strong demand from former homeowners and young professionals who have a new lease on life. Broward County's average monthly rental rate at the end of the second quarter was $1,283, a 4.5 percent increase...
  • Group starting a conversation about mental illness

    Boca Raton's political, business, law enforcement, healthcare and nonprofit leaders came together to hear a call to action to start dealing openly with mental illness, especially in young people. "How many more innocent lives will be lost?" said Ted...