| Jul 10, 2014
| 12:37 PM
On the to-do list for families with kids heading back to school this fall is be sure vaccines are up to date.
Families who have a regular doctor or a medical home, and private insurance should get their children’s vaccines at those offices, said...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Florida's annual back-to-school tax holiday runs this weekend from August 1 to August 3.
Most clothing items, computers and computer accessories are exempted from the state's 6 percent sales tax. But the list for what's exempt and what's taxable is...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:47 AM
Families expect to spend more on school items than they did last year, even though more than 80 percent say the tough economy still impacts their spending decisions, according to the National Retail Federation’s annual back-to-school survey....
| Jul 23, 2014
| 7:23 AM
La clásica y sencilla lista de útiles escolares es cosa del pasado. Ya no se limita a libretas, lápices de colores, bultos y mochilas. Ahora, niños y jóvenes están pensando en que necesitan una computadora y hasta una tableta, lo que tiene a muchos padres...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Mardi Gras Casino has a back-to-school theme in August and awards cash, bonus play and prizes, including a Teacher's Pet promotion. Mondays
Back to School Electronics Giveaway. Drawing at 9:30 p.m. Entry earning period 2 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. Earn 20...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 8:22 PM
As baby boomers ebb out of the workforce and into retirement, financial advisers are helping wind down their clients' careers by preparing them for soon-to-be-reduced incomes.
Meet Cyndi Hutchins, Bank of America Merrill Lynch's director of financial...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:44 AM
August already? This weekend's fests—Ginza Festival, Northalsted Market Days, Bud Billiken Parade and more—signify the height of fest season for me. The weather's warm and humid, Lollapalooza is in the rearview mirror and college students will...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Back-to-School Drive, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Children's Home Society of Florida, 401 NE Fourth St., Fort Lauderdale. Call 954-453-6400.
Community Leaders Meeting, 7 p.m. at Azteca, 8800 W. State Road 84, Davie. Free. Call 954-474-5226....
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Teen Vogue initiated a shopping day full of special promotions called Back-to-School Saturday in 2012. This year, the event, aka #BTSS, has been stretched to almost a month long, from Friday through the Labor Day weekend (and it's been renamed Back-to-...
| Jul 23, 2014
The back-to-school sales tax holiday on Aug. 1-3 is expected to save Floridians at least $40 million, the Florida Retail Federation said Tuesday.
That weekend, shoppers won't have to pay taxes on clothing, footwear and accessories that cost $100 or...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 12:03 PM
Anxiety, Depression and Anger Control Support Group, 10 a.m. at 1204 S. Military Trail, Deerfield Beach. Free. Call 954-571-9800.
Back-to-School Drive, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Children's Home Society of Florida, 401 NE Fourth St., Fort...