| Mar 17, 2014
| 12:48 PM
For a Dillard girls basketball team that prided itself on continuing on the program's tradition without a true superstar this season, Briana Green was the closest thing.
Never was the 5-foot-11 senior forward's skill and talent more evident than in...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:14 AM
Republican candidate Bruce Rauner disclosed Monday that he made $53 million in 2012, part of a vast wealth that he is willing to tap in his run for governor — a point he made by dropping another $500,000 of his own money into the race.
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:32 PM
While Nova held off a fourth-quarter charge by Coconut Creek, defending BCAA Big 8 girls basketball tournament champ Dillard breezed into the finals Friday with a 73-47 win against Cypress Bay.
How dominant was Dillard? The Panthers led the semifinal...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 3:21 PM
At West Orange High outside Orlando, two high-school seniors with Down syndrome have been elected homecoming king and queen by their classmates.
It's the first time anyone in the Orange County School District, the 10th largest in the nation, can...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Ask any of the four Republican governor candidates why they're running, and they'll quickly tick off a list of Illinois' perceived ills under Gov. Pat Quinn and the state's Democratic legislative leadership.
Dig a bit deeper and they'll each cite the...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The word is "wodge" — and it explains everything.
Wodge is a wonderful word. A playful word. Fun to say, fun to write, fun to see on the page. Had it not already existed, Dr. Seuss surely would have invented it. I first heard it a few years ago,...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 2:26 PM
Amid the hoopla over the Miami Heat’s march to an NBA title repeat, let’s not forget there’s another South Florida squad defending a national title next month. Like the Heat, there are a limited number of opportunities to see them...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:07 AM
Ashley Taylor Wright is accused of throwing a three-month-old infant towards a deputy who was trying to stop her for suspected shoplifting in a parking lot at the Santa Rosa Mall in Mary Esther on Monday evening, according to an Okaloosa County Sheriff'...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:48 AM
MacArthur Mall in Norfolk also will add several new shops to its lineup this fall.
New stores will include Brighton Collectibles, G by Guess, Torrid and The Art of Shaving men's grooming emporium. Starbucks recently opened at the center, and urban...