| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:00 PM
As if gun lovers didn’t have enough ridiculous rights in Florida, along comes another.
Felons, as you may know, can’t legally possess guns. But an appeals court in Florida has ruled gun-toting felons have the same rights as law-...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Burglars aren't being caught red-handed anymore, they're ending up marked by a black light-detectable liquid that's reducing crime, according to Boynton Beach police.
And thanks to a succesful roll out of the liquid in several Boynton Beach...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 5:20 PM
A man accused of shooting at officers in Riviera Beach on Monday has turned himself in, according to Riviera Beach Police.
Police spokeswoman Rose Anne Brown said Travis Deon Wilson, 18, surrendered late Tuesday.
She adds no officers were injured in...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 1:30 PM
One year after demolishing its 1960s oil-fired plant at Port Everglades known for its red-striped stacks, Florida Power & Light Co. has cleared away the debris and completed about 10 percent of its new $1.2 billion plant that will be fueled by cleaner and...
| Jul 12, 2014
In February, the George W. Bush Institute held a seminar on post-9-11 veterans.
Washington again has gone political over a failure of government — excessive wait times for veterans' health care and deciding vets' disability...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A Riviera Beach man is in jail after firing a gun at woman's head, according to a Riviera Beach police arrest report.
Bobby Powell, 67, was arrested Saturday after a woman, Sheletha Hamilton, 43, told police they were in an argument at about 9 p.m....
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:35 PM
The vision is enticing: Imagine buying a ticket online, going to a water taxi stand and gliding along the Intracoastal Waterway to Palm Beach County's restaurants, shops and sights.
County leaders have tried to make that vision a reality for 10 years...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:05 PM
A former employee of a Palm Beach County-based marble firm swindled over $340,000 from company accounts, according to a grand jury indictment filed in West Palm Beach federal court.
As the bookkeeper for Palm Beach Marble Imports, Darlene Powell...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:21 AM
Gun-toting felons have the same rights as law-abiding citizens to use the Stand Your Ground law to avoid criminal charges, according to a new appeals court ruling.
Reversing an opinion from 2012, the 4th District Court of Appeal said Wednesday a felon...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:38 PM
School grades are out for Florida's elementary and middle schools.
The state Department of Education released preliminary school grades Friday morning that showed more schools earned As but more schools also earned Fs. The grades influence property...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:11 PM
A Riviera Beach man is accused of stealing more than 10,000 pounds of aluminum wire from the electric company for which he worked, according to a Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office arrest report.
Jerome Dawkins, 41, faces burglary and grand theft charges...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Rees PB Search 2014 Florida school grades at SunSentinel.com/schoolgrades
School grades brought good news and bad news for Palm Beach County, with more schools receiving A's, but also more getting slapped with D's and F's.
The grades can affect home...