| Mar 11, 2013
| 2:42 PM
With a four candidate field for the chairmanship of the Broward Republican Party, the voters who will make the decision about the party’s leader for the next two years will get two chances to examine the contenders this week.
| Mar 14, 2013
The presence and impact of Venezuelans in South Florida dates back to the late 1970s, or early 1980s when Miami elected its first Hispanic mayor, Puerto Rican-born Maurice Ferré.
Ferré had a vision that Miami should be the "economic capital" of Latin...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 12:53 PM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, says she won’t get involved in the flap over gubernatorial candidate Nan Rich’s desire to get a five-minute speaking slot at the state party’s...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 7:34 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston is chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, which brought in President Barack Obama to raise money Wednesday night in Miami Beach.
Florida Democrats have their big fundraising dinner Saturday night in...
| Mar 14, 2013
La presencia y el impacto de los venezolanos en el sur de Florida data de finales de los años 70 y principios de los 80. Por aquel entonces, Miami había elegido a su primer alcalde hispano, el puertorriqueño Maurice Ferré.
Él tenía una visión clara...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 6:58 AM
More than one in five residents of Broward and Palm Beach counties is Hispanic, but that hasn’t translated into power at city halls, county commissions or in Tallahassee and Washington, D.C.
Only a handful of the two counties’ elected...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 7:24 PM
Six men and one woman are in the running to replace Sheila Alu, a dynamic yet controversial city commissioner who resigned in December.
Alu's exit leaves voters with the task of replacing a prominent voice on the five-member board. The new...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Hasta ahora el chef Angelo Elia había mantenido sus creaciones culinarias en la costa este del sur de Florida, en sus restaurantes de Fort Lauderdale, Delray Beach, Boca Ratón y Oakland Park.
Pero sabiendo que muchos de sus clientes se toman el tiempo...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 5:09 AM
When Arianna Cruz's parents visit Florida from Caracas and crave authentic Latin American cuisine, she takes them to one of her favorite Venezuelan food joints—the local gas station.
Tucked inside a Chevron in Weston is Panna Express, a Latin...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Gov. Rick Scott said Wednesday he wants to give all Florida teachers a $2,500 pay raise.
"I can think of no better investment for our state than investing in those teachers who work on the frontline of Florida’s future every day by teaching our...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Sharon Day of Fort Lauderdale -- who was re-elected on Friday to another term as co-chairman of the Republican National Committee -- is calling on the national party to “empower more messengers” to demonstrate its diversity.