| Jan 28, 2013
| 3:38 PM
If you enjoy the freedom to light up at a park or beach — or if you gag at the stench of the second-hand smoke — change could be coming.
With a push from a Palm Beach County high school senior motivated by her grandfather's death from lung...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Federal prosecutors say they can prove that two South Florida doctors prescribed powerful, addictive pain pills in such an irresponsible way that they should be held criminally accountable for the deaths of nine patients.
If convicted of the most...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Larry Moore could have been fired. In the years he drove Broward County transit buses:
• He was disciplined 19 times, serving a total 31 days of suspension.
• He was held responsible for nine accidents with other South Florida drivers.
| Dec 17, 2012
| 11:38 AM
While Florida as a whole has taken the heat (no pun intended!) for being one of the hardest hit real estate markets, there are still segments of the market and certain neighborhoods that have held their values more than others and where investing now...
| Apr 5, 2013
Tucked between a hair salon and a gift shop on bustling Las Olas Boulevard is a mysterious gated door with simple instructions: "Enter thru alley."
Once you loop around the block and walks past the trash canisters that fill this back street, a rainbow...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Three very different food festivals are set for the next few months.
Boca Bacchanal, March 22-24, BocaBacchanal.com
In it’s first ten years, Boca Bacchanal has raised more than $2.5 million for the Raton Historical Society & Museum. Featured...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 8:23 AM
He's out of office, but former Congressman Allen West is still attracting controversy.
This time it's over a speech he's scheduled to give Saturday night to one of the Broward School Board's advisory committees. A civic activist who's tangled before...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Bridging the chasm between being black and being gay comes "Blackout Weekend" from Black Gay Pride South Florida.
On Thursday, Friday and Sunday there will be a spate of events held at the Pride Center, 2040 N. Dixie Highway in Wilton Manors.
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:22 AM
A South Florida guy, LeBron James included, could learn a few things in San Antonio, says Jay Armstead, hoops fan and barbecue whiz.
Armstead is the owner and master of the parking-lot smoker at Texas Hold ’Em BBQ, which opened recently in a new...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Alina is a Latina drag queen, and when she comes bounding onstage at New Moon Bar in Wilton Manors, her alter ego is "Amuse Bouche," an alienlike performer dolled up in a milk-white mask of makeup and black latex. Her partner, although they never...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Should unexpected pleasures be so unexpected around here anymore? A visit to South Florida by Steve Martin, banjoist? Mike Tyson at the Arsht Center? A family-style scavenger hunt in Wilton Manors? New Kids on the Block … anywhere? Nothing should...