| Sep 20, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Any death of a child is an impossible tragedy. Communities diminished by unrealized potential ponder what might have been. Families bequeathed untimely grief grapple with unanswerable questions.
Never more so than when a child dies under the...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:36 PM
Bill Gove Golden Gavel Toastmasters Club, meets every Friday, noon-1 p.m., Duffy's Sports Grill, 4746 N. Congress Ave., Boynton Beach, corner of Hypoluxo Road and Congress Ave. Learn to become a better public speaker and communicator. Visit...
| Sep 20, 2014
Michelle Gomez is running for office for the first time — even though she has represented voters in District 2 twice.
Appointed both times to represent voters in the Woodlands, Lime Bay, Concord Village and Versailles Gardens, she now faces a...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:35 AM
College isn't just a place to get an education. It also can be a place to get a great deal.
South Florida's colleges and universities offer many freebies and deeply discounted services, including classes, cultural events and gourmet meals.
| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Palm Beach County will have at least one new School Board member, and possibly up to four, before the year ends.
Three incumbents are being challenged in their re-election bids, while a fourth, Jennifer Prior Brown, is stepping down, leaving an open seat...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 9:14 PM
Did you get a raise last year? No? How about the year before that? Or the year before that?
Didn't think so.
Don't feel lonely. Few of us are seeing our incomes increase, even after five years of recovery from the Great Recession, according to...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 1:07 PM
On Tuesday, Sept. 16, the medical schools of Florida Atlantic University (FAU) in Boca Raton and the world-renowned Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel announced a historic, new partnership.
The announcement took place in Zinman...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Pembroke Pines is moving forward with the new civic center arts facility and the plaza's design and program development thanks to a $50,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. It's one of only 66 Our Town grant recipients.
| Jun 28, 2014
| 5:11 PM
A college education may not be cheap but it won't get any more expensive at many schools this year.
Broward College's Board of Trustees decided this week to freeze tuition for the 2014-15 school year, following similar moves by Florida Atlantic...
| Aug 20, 2014
Recently the Royal Palm Beach-based nonprofit Caribbean-Americans For Community Involvement had a ceremony in which they presented 22 awards to local students bound for college. This year's theme was The Future is Yours.
The 21 graduating seniors who...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:57 AM
With hundreds of hatchlings squirming in the tanks below, dignitaries from Florida Atlantic University, the city of Boca Raton and the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center celebrated an improvement in their accommodations.
Over the past year, FAU's marine...