| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Arnold M. Jolivet, a longtime advocate for minority- and women-owned businesses who was a familiar presence at City Hall, died of complications from heart disease Sunday morning at Sinai Hospital. The Village of Cross Keys resident was 71.
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
As a local small-business owner, I'm invested in the well-being of our community. My company, Armando y Jorge's Orlandoñan Hot Sauce, even boasts of Orlando in the name.
What's not so hot? Orange County Commissioner Fred Brummer's thinly veiled attack...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:16 PM
HAMPTON — Teachers, parents and elected officials gathered for an emotional and at times boisterous meeting to discuss controversial pay raises received by school administrators.
The forum, held at City Hall and hosted by the Hampton PTA,...
| Feb 22, 2014
In the fall of 2012, Broward County became an official "Six Pillars" community, setting out a growth strategy for the next two decades as the county's population of 1.8 million is expected to grow further.
On Friday, Broward leaders reported the...
| Oct 5, 2013
Numerous readers have written The Times to criticize President Obama and congressional Democrats for championing an unpopular healthcare reform law while, the writers say, exempting themselves from it. For example, Daniel A. Cowell of Monrovia wrote:...
| Oct 6, 2013
Re "Yosemite closure a blow to U.S. image," Oct. 3
Although I appreciate the words by my congressman, Tom McClintock (R-Elk Grove), on the House floor last week about the importance of Yosemite National Park to our local economy, words are not enough....
| May 27, 2014
| 6:57 AM
Americans have a dim view of big business, saying in a new poll that large U.S. corporations are much better at creating good jobs in foreign countries than at home.
Results of a Gallup survey released Tuesday showed respondents have more confidence...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Nathan Fielder has come out as the prankster behind Dumb Starbucks, the parody coffee shop in Los Feliz that saw enthusiastic crowds for its off-label coffee and Vons pastries.
[Updated, 6:14 p.m. PST Feb. 10: The Los Angeles County Health Department...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Secretary of State Ken Detzner is in Broward on Wednesday morning for the final stop on what he’s dubbed his “Project Integrity” tour.
It’s the effort by the state’s top elections official to sell version 2.0 of the...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:02 AM
Broward County Mayor Barbara Sharief's speech at the Sunrise Civic Center on Sunday wowed the audience, according to our report in the Sun Sentinel.
Sharief is the county's first female African-American mayor, and she was speaking about Dr. Martin...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:35 PM
The Broward Bank of Commerce is the state's No. 1 success story in lending to small businesses —with the help of federal money, according to a new U.S. Treasury report.
The bank, with two branches in Fort Lauderdale, has almost quadrupled its...