| May 10, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Pompano Beach Fire Rescue has a new chief: John Jurgle, the former assistant chief who was promoted by City Manager Dennis Beach this week.
Jurgle has three decades of firefighting experience and is the department's first graduate from the executive...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Acceptance rate: 58.9 percent
Undergraduate enrollment: 4,940
Top majors: Biology, Elementary Education, Nursing, Sports Management
Tuition & fees: $28,160
| Mar 22, 2013
| 12:58 PM
TALLAHASSEE – On the campaign trail, Rick Scott made it sound like such common sense: career politicians had driven the train in Tallahassee, and it was headed off a cliff because of spiraling government growth.
Scott pledged to implement an...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:01 AM
POSITION: Founder and President, Paramount Companies, which includes Coffee Services, Automated Food Services and Vending.
PERSONAL: 65; married 29 years to Beatriz, from Chile; two children Alan, a chef, and Maria, who works with...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 12:16 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- It was a simple campaign mantra and the yardstick by which Gov. Rick Scott will be judged when he goes back before voters: 700,000 jobs in seven years.
At the midpoint of his first term, the Republican political neophyte hasn't shied...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Eight lawyers with a combined 184 years of legal experience are competing for three positions on the Broward Circuit bench this election season.
In the Aug. 14 primary, just one Broward Circuit judge – former Chief Judge Dale Ross – is facing...
| Mar 16, 2011
St. Thomas University in Miami will host a job-search 'boot camp,' open to the public, on Thursday, March 17.
The event is from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Evelyn and George Goldbloom Convocation Hall on campus. St. Thomas University is located at...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 7:40 AM
Rabbi Norman S. Lipson
Title: Spiritual leader at Temple Dor Dorim, Weston.
Other job experience: Temple Beth El, Hollywood; Central Agency for Jewish Education, Miami; synagogues in Texas and Mississippi.
Education: Bachelor's degree in Middle Eastern...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 1:56 PM
A sign of maturity in South Florida: Zeroes have been popping up on the calendars of several religious groups – Lutheran, Roman Catholic, Eastern Orthodox. And for an Episcopal parish, a centennial is coming up next year.
It makes sense: As...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 2:26 PM
Class 5A-4A-3A-2A All-County First Team
American Heritage sophomore
Stats: .447 BA, 29 RBI, 20 runs, 15 SB, 1 HR
Comment: Two-year varsity starter has interest from Pennsylvania and Notre Dame. Was 3-for-3 with 4 RBI in...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 5:53 PM
It was a hot and humid Monday morning. Just the way Ravens inside linebacker Ray Lewis prefers it.
Approximately 130 high school football players, mostly from Broward and Miami-Dade counties, sweated their way through an intense 21/2-hour workout...