| Jan 12, 2014
Lost in all the headline-grabbing fuss last week over the various positions that Republican gubernatorial hopeful Bruce Rauner has taken on the minimum wage — He's for cutting it! He wants to raise it! He doesn't want to raise it! — was this...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Unable to raise the kind of campaign money Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner has collected, state Sen. Kirk Dillard has turned to the checkbook of his running mate.
Since October, state Rep. Jil Tracy and members of her family have provided...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Preventing and managing chronic diseases has taken center stage with local health systems trying to control costs and improve outcomes for patients.
Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital offers free diabetes management classes on the second and fourth...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:41 PM
"Watch out for Kapri Doucet taking the ball to the basket off of the dribble from the wing."
It's unlikely Prince Edward County had any such notation about Doucet, a Bruton High senior, in its scouting report before the 2A East Region boys basketball...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Seven players were selected this afternoon to play in the Florida Athletic Coaches Association Girls/Boys Basketball All-Star Classic.
The games will be played Saturday at the Indian River State College gym in Ft. Pierce. The girls game wills start at...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Considering Scott Joyner won 256 games and five Bay Rivers District titles, made three state tournament appearances and won a Group AA state championship as Bruton High's boys basketball coach, his explanation about hiring Joe Dillard as his assistant...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: Chicago Fed National Activity Index for January
Local earnings: None
Other earnings: Dillard's Inc., Masonite International Corp., Trex Co. and others.
| Mar 3, 2014
| 1:19 PM
It was the ultimate daring "Oh no! Oh yes!" play from his coach's perspective. In short, it was quintessential Lonnie Swinton.
With his Bruton High Panthers leading by two points early in overtime of the 2A East Region boys basketball semifinals...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 6:23 AM
Judging by the number of Quebec license plates on cars at Fort Lauderdale beach, we have a lot of Canadians visiting during high season.
So, our neighbors to the north might be interested in knowing that their very own fashion guru Peter Nygard is in...
| Feb 21, 2014
As Kirk Dillard travels the state campaigning for the Republican governor nomination, he laments the razor-thin defeat in his last primary election fight, offering audiences the message of a politician who could have been a contender if only he'd...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:42 AM
The most intriguing girls basketball regional semifinal on Tuesday has to be four-time defending state champion Dillard at Coconut Creek.
Creek has won two of the teams' three matchups this season, including the district championship at home 69-40 on...