| Dec 19, 2014
| 4:47 PM
The Broward school district is investigating whether a former Miramar High School football coach was involved in questionable exchanges of cash, the Sun Sentinel has learned.
Several parents of Miramar players allege Matt Strout, who resigned in late...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 9:03 AM
190 Broward County Public Schools are expected to participate in this year's “Harvest Drive,” a yearlong project that culminates in a charitable event taking place every Thanksgiving. The drive is a resource for families in crisis, providing...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Miramar High School officials abruptly ended its 2014 football season just after dropping a bombshell — admitting the football program trafficked in improper benefits.
Ousted coach Matt Strout told the Sun Sentinel he gave thousands of dollars in...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 8:56 PM
It's hard to find a silver lining in the football scandal unfolding at Miramar High School.
What little is known at this stage points to a messy affair, with allegations of grade tampering, teacher bribery and cash gifts to players and their families...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 5:08 PM
The investigation of potential wrongdoing at Miramar High, stirred by allegations brought forward by ousted coach Matt Strout, is moving ahead.
Anthony C. Williams will spearhead the Special Investigative Unit within the district's police department,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 5:49 AM
William Hugh Gilmartin Jr. never lost his passion for sports. When the former Orlando resident died Nov. 2 at age 91, he had just finished celebrating his beloved Florida Gators' victory over the Georgia Bulldogs.
The Gators were Gilmartin's "home team"...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 8:21 AM
The Ohio State University transcript Matt Strout added to his personnel file after being named Miramar High School's football coach last year is not an authentic document, the university's registrar told the Sun Sentinel on Monday.
Strout, whose wide-...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Attucks Middle School in Hollywood is changing the way students better themselves, schoolmates and the community.
Last school year, Principal Errol Evans implemented Mentoring Tomorrow's Leaders, a program in which high-achieving students are hand-...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:31 PM
About 50 parents and a handful of students attended Miramar High School's recent meet-the-principal event to welcome Maria Formoso, who outlined her goals and addressed parental concerns.
"A lot of rumors get told about new principals," said Broward...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Not only did Johnny Depp grow up in Miramar, he also might have helped build your house if you live there now.
The movie star, 51, once told the Los Angeles Times he worked construction as a teen and "built a bunch of those houses" in the western part...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Five failing magnet schools soon may have new themes – or no themes at all – as the Broward School District looks for ways to improve student achievement.
The School Board on Tuesday discussed a proposal to overhaul a few of the programs that...