| Jul 2, 2015
| 7:04 AM
Pompano Beach Ocean Rescue Lieutenant Chris Nowviskie has been a professional lifeguard for 31 years and is always seeking a way to help his profession through education and competition. His dedication to the job played a role in his selection as the...
| Jun 26, 2015
| 11:10 AM
The Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy recently honored 15 Broward County Public Schools students with its Teen Trendsetters Excellence Award for leadership and service.
The youngest mentor to be honored was Rose Katherine Calnan, a student...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 12:26 PM
Even through life's ups and downs, it's critically important to make the right decisions when it comes to drugs, alcohol, drinking, peer pressure and bullying.
That message was delivered to more than 4,500 students during the third annual Above the...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:38 PM
The Pompano Eagles have been taken off the endangered species list and the one-time proud youth football program has made a remarkable comeback after a seven-year absence. President Anthoin Smith and a dedicated staff of volunteers have resurrected the...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Dirty Heads: The SoCal band plays a unique acoustic fusion of hip-hop and reggae. 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, $29.05, $35.20, cultureroom.net.
Strings & Sax on Fire: The Sax Fire Quartet joins the...
| Sep 19, 2014
In response to the article about Broward's highest and lowest performing magnet programs:
I find it unfair to compare Pompano Beach High School with other magnet programs. It was noted that Nova schools were not part of the audit because they are not...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Pompano Beach junior lifeguards culminated an exciting summer with sterling performances at the 50th annual United States Lifeguard Association National Championships in Virginia Beach. Team Pompano sent 28 representatives ages 9-17 to the competition,...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Brian Wilkie learned a valuable lesson during the recent Florida State Lifeguard Championships in Fort Lauderdale.
The 14-year-old from Hollywood kept his awareness level high, and it paid off as he won the beach flags event in the skills challenges at...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:48 AM
The fight for an open seat on the Broward County Commission in the northeast area just got busier.
Carmen Jones, a northwest Pompano Beach resident and ally of Commissioner Dale Holness, is running.
Jones is endorsed by the Rev. O'Neal Dozier, a...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 6:30 PM
— Broward killer Robert Lavern Henry, who viciously beat and burned his co-workers in order to steal $1,269.26, was put to death by lethal injection Thursday at Florida State Prison.
Janet Cox Thermidor, 35, and Phyllis Harris, 53, lost their...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 10:16 AM
The shooting spree at a Connecticut elementary school last week that left 20 children dead has triggered a wave of phony threats at district schools, officials said Thursday.
“They’re up and down the coast,” said Nat Harrington,...