| Dec 18, 2013
| 6:57 PM
All but three Broward County high schools received an A or B in this year's school grades, and none received a grade below a C.
The picture was not as bright for Palm Beach County, where two schools got D's, Pahokee Middle Senior and Leadership Academy,...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:08 PM
The owners of a now-defunct mom-and-pop grocery store in Palm Beach County ran a four-year scheme where they are accused of ripping off millions of dollars from the government by allowing food stamps recipients to withdraw cash using their benefits cards....
| Dec 9, 2013
| 3:07 PM
A chiropractor from Parkland pleaded guilty Monday to five criminal charges related to a staged accident insurance fraud conspiracy in South Florida, court records show.
Lawrence Schechtman, 45, pleaded guilty to one count of mail fraud conspiracy and...
| Dec 4, 2013
Over the past year, Palm Beach County has passed an ordinance requiring all alcohol vendors to display signs stating the legal age to buy alcohol, the consequences of buying for or selling to anyone younger than 21 and a number to call to report anyone...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Accused burglary accomplices Stephanie Cortes and Brittney Sanders found themselves in the back of a patrol car after a botched break-in. They probably didn't know they were being captured by in-car video and audio.
They talked about getting their...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:05 AM
So, The Gov jet sets out to California last weekend to raise money for the Connecticut Democratic Party, which immediately raises all sorts of questions.
Why is The Gov going all the way across the country looking for money?
Who is paying for the trip?...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Chuck Shaw was born in Martinsburg West Virginia and moved to South Florida when he was 5 years old. Educated in Palm Beach County, Chuck attended Palmetto, South Olive, Palm Springs and Meadow Park Elementary Schools. He graduated from Forest Hill High...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Sokol Sr. celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug. 3, 2013.
They were married Aug. 1, 1953, at Fort Benning, Ga., while Joe was attending Officer’s Training School.
The Sokols have four children, Joseph Sokol Jr....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:23 PM
It's a story that is captivating people on both sides of the Atlantic.
On Feb. 28, the Desert Sun newspaper reported, a man was discovered unconscious in a Motel 6 in Palm Springs. He was taken to the hospital, where he awoke in the emergency room. ...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Southern California got a rare dose of July rain Saturday, as monsoonal moisture pushed in from Arizona and provided some relief from hot summer weather.
The humid conditions, expected to last through Monday, were helping firefighters battling the...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:23 PM
It’s back-to-school time and that means it’s time for students to get their necessary vaccines, too.
That’s why the Florida Department of Health in Palm Beach County is offering free immunizations for school-age children starting...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:35 AM
Cops said they found Melonie Mahfouz passed out behind the wheel of an Acura in a Palm Springs parking lot, reports the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
Cops also said that the 36-year-old Delray woman was naked.
Mahfouz is accused of stealing the Acura...