| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Voters will have to wade through a crowded field of candidates to fill two commission seats on the Nov. 4 ballot.
Incumbents Scott Newton and Ted Galatis are seeking re-election, while former Commissioner Justin Flippen wants to return to the board....
| Dec 18, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Don Zimmer teased his friends that his career path started as a newborn.
When he was born at Broward General Hospital, he was one of nine babies in a maternity ward that was built for seven. So the hospital staff padded dresser drawers with diapers to...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:22 PM
After a wayward adolescence hanging out with the wrong crowd, Catherine Hickland found direction in the one place that felt like home: the stage at Fort Lauderdale High School.
Today, Hickland is a veteran soap opera star, Broadway actress and celebrity...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 10:42 AM
On Thursday night, the street bash that kicks off Broward County's birthday celebration will also be saluting another fixture in the county: the higher-education buildings that fleck downtown Fort Lauderdale.
The Broward 100 at the Block Party is a...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:51 AM
The Fort Lauderdale High boys and girls swim teams won big at home Wednesday to repeat as District 11-3A champions.
Fort Lauderdale coach Debbie Cavanaugh said, "This was a total team effort by both the swimmers and the divers."
The Fort Lauderdale...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Just 0.62 seconds separated brothers Raphael and Philippe Marcoux in the boys 100-yard freestyle final at the District 11-3A swimming and diving championships.
Raphael, a junior, edged out, Philippe, a sophomore, for first in the event. Raphael also won...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:31 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE – Jack Nelson, one of the most influential and visible figures in Fort Lauderdale's swimming scene, passed away Wednesday morning from complications related to Alzheimer's disease.
He was 82.
Nelson, a former Olympic swimmer...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:31 PM
An $800 million Broward school bond proposal initially designed to fix old crumbling schools may also ease crowding in newer schools in the west.
The most expensive project on a proposed list released this weekend isn't a leaking roof, faulty air...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 4:03 PM
A full-time student at Broward College, Brandon Jones was working to build the future he dreamed of, said his family and friends.
"He wanted to be a mechanic and have his own business," said Verneetra Nelson, his girlfriend. "And we were talking about...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Pompano Beach bowler Zach Griffin picked a good time to get back on track on the lanes.
The 17-year-old student at Cardinal Gibbons High School bested his fellow competitors in the Boys' Junior Division of the recent Broward County United States...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 9:28 AM
Rascal Flatts is known for tight harmonies and upbeat messages, but another entertaining portion of their shows is the guitar work of Joe Don Rooney. The group has created "a musical playground," Rooney says.
"The melodies are so great that you have all...