| Jun 16, 2011
| 8:52 AM
The same people who have been battling wildfires in South Florida in past weeks might end up saving your life, should a hurricane hit. With little fanfare, they’ve helped scores of people in past storms.
These are the firefighters, foresters and...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 11:47 AM
BONNET HOUSE MUSEUM AND GARDENS
900 Burch Road, Fort Lauderdale
500 S. Federal Highway, Deerfield Beach
| Jun 28, 2011
| 8:26 PM
There has been a lot of negative talk recently about high school 7-on-7 tournaments and the influence of agents and runners and otherwise ne'er do wells. College coaches and NCAA officials say that if something is not done to confront some of the...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 5:17 PM
State insurance regulators approved more than two dozen home insurance rate hikes this summer ranging from 6 to 34 percent.
They ordered a rate decrease of 4 percent for Cotton States Mutual Insurance, which announced its leaving Florida last year, and...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 6:38 AM
Citizens Property Insurance plans to raise premiums for the most valuable condominium associations by a statewide average of 19 percent on policies that cover fire, theft, hurricanes and other risks.
The rate hike could affect tens of thousands of people...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 4:31 PM
Paramedic Kevin Hook's vehicle speeds up Lombard Street, weaving through traffic. His 7 a.m. shift as acting lieutenant at Baltimore's John F. Steadman Fire Station has just begun and Hook is monitoring dozens of calls scrolling down a monitor mounted...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Arriving on a bus that proclaimed him a champion of the middle class, Mitt Romney told a South Florida rally Monday that he'll reverse the painful economic decline he said has been exacerbated by President Barack Obama.
Sounding hoarse after a grueling...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 10:10 AM
MIAMI The Miami Heat have officially ended its season on Monday with a massive championship parade and rally that was attended by thousands of fans.
Heat players took turns thanking a packed American Airlines Arena filled with fans wearing "white hot"...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Most South Florida Comcast customers will soon be able to step into the future of smart homes, where consumers will regularly control their lights, air conditioning and alarm systems via a smartphone or tablet.
That day arrives on July 10, when Comcast...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 6:08 AM
Thanks to technology developed in South Florida, any residence can transform into a smart home.
While you are away at work or on vacation, you can pull out your Android or iPhone, Blackberry or iPad, and turn down the air conditioner, switch on the porch...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 12:16 PM
In hundreds of cases, the money trail from foreclosed and abandoned homes in South Florida leads across the Atlantic to Germany and this country's largest investment bank.
Deutsche Bank was a heavyweight financial player during the American mortgage...