| Sep 2, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Now South Florida charters schools are dropping two at a time.
Listen, if your child attends a new charter school, I wouldn’t blink. The whole thing could be gone in an instant, leaving you to suddenly come up with Plan B. Fast.
On Monday, as...
| Sep 1, 2014
The good news is Florida's economy is recovering from the aftermath of the Great Recession. Population growth is up, unemployment is down. So, too, are the number of housing foreclosures, a persistent drag on Florida's all-important real-estate sector....
| Aug 29, 2014
| 4:57 PM
A disagreement over Labor Day plans led to a family feud that featured a baseball bat, a gun, a knife and several potted plants.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said it got a call just after 7 p.m. on Thursday from a woman who said her boyfriend'...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 7:45 AM
It's the holiday weekend, and would you believe there are still some folk out there griping because the president of the United States took a summer vacation. People, please!
For the past few weeks, there was this ongoing, and plainly stupid,...
| Sep 1, 2014
It used to be that you could support a family on a minimum wage salary. Today, a minimum wage worker has to make a choice every day: buy a gallon of milk for the kids, or buy a gallon of gas to get to work.
The current national minimum wage, frozen at...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 3:00 AM
OK, so about the hacking of certain actresses' computer files and the posting of nude photos found therein:
Can we be frank?
There is, within every healthy, heterosexual man, something which, upon viewing an attractive woman clad scantily or not at...
| Aug 30, 2014
The National Safety Council calls this time of year — between Memorial Day and Labor Day — the 100 deadliest days for teens on the road. As the Miami regional sales and service manager for Ford Motor Company and an active member of my...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Somehow, fall in Chicago makes it a little bit easier to say goodbye to summer. The trees change from green to red, the air turns from humid to crisp, Sundays spent brunching al fresco turn into Sundays spent watching football and iced coffees are...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Familiarity with a prospective coach came via a simple Internet search for Nate Navigato.
When Buffalo coach Bobby Hurley started showing interest in him, the Geneva senior forward decided to do his homework on the former Duke All-American. Hurley led...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Adam Fogelson, the former chairman of Universal Pictures, has been tapped to run the movie division of the new film and television studio founded by producer Robert Simonds. The hire elevates the profile of a fledgling venture that doesn't have a name yet...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:42 PM
DEERFIELD BEACH - Work resumed on a project to remove trees and docks along the Hillsboro Canal on Monday after a week's delay caused by a tussle between the city and the South Florida Water Management District.
The city shut the project down over Labor...