| Sep 29, 2013
| 1:03 PM
Representative Lois Frankel is an experienced public servant with a strong record of bringing jobs and opportunity to South Florida. After serving 14 years in the Florida state legislature, including as the first woman Democratic minority leader, Lois...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 2:06 PM
It's been no breeze launching new day-cruise casino trips out of the Port of Palm Beach.
Following two missed preliminary deadlines, the Island Breeze II isn't expected to set sail before the end of October at the earliest, and perhaps even later in the...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:34 AM
Coral Springs Police Chief Tony Pustizzi wants to slash the city's burglary rate, and he thinks a product new to South Florida will help: CopDots.
It's a pen-like applicator that residents can use to mark up to 50 valuables with a liquid that holds...
| Sep 6, 2013
Health care reform
The Department of Health will hold the following health care reform discussions at the following sites. All programs will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
•Edgewater Public Library, 25 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater, Monday, Sept. 9....
| Aug 31, 2013
| 5:40 PM
It's an age-old Florida question: Disney World or Busch Gardens?
Before I had a kid, I never had to ask (or go).
But now that I have a 7-year-old, I finally made the pilgrimage to both places this year (over the strenuous objection of my Ghost of...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:16 AM
The Riviera Beach Spirit 16-and-under fastpitch softball team won the United States Specialty Sports Association Eastern World Series on Saturday in Salisbury.
Howard rising senior Courtney Merson was named the overall Most Valuable Player of the...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Kathleen T. Perry, a devout Roman Catholic who opened up her heart and home to children, died Tuesday at St. Martin's Home in Catonsville after a recent medical procedure.
The longtime Fallston resident was 93.
"Kathleen was a saintly person....
| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Jean Enright hopes to make the leap from an obscure job as a Port of Palm Beach commissioner to the U.S. House of Representatives. She faces a big obstacle: The longtime incumbent, U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, doesn't have any intention of getting out of the...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 6:31 AM
School grades released Friday for elementary and middle schools in Broward and Palm Beach County showed significant decline, with the number of failing schools increasing in both districts.
The Florida Department of Education said statewide the number...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 1:41 PM
A man serving a 25-year prison sentence for his role in a 2007 gangland shooting massacre in Lake Worth is entitled to a hearing over his desire to rescind his guilty plea, an appellate court ruled Wednesday.
But his does so at his own peril — the...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Temperatures rose to the mid-90s across the Baltimore area -- with heat indices approaching 110 degrees in some areas -- Thursday afternoon as much of the nation bakes under a heat wave.
Little cooling came overnight in the city, with an early morning...