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  • Carl Hiaasen: If you don't ask, Rick Scott won't tell

    Rick Scott is our own man of mystery, Austin Powers without the hair mop and dance moves. No Florida governor has ever operated with such jet-setting stealth, concealing so many details of his daily travels and contacts. He says he's out working...
  • Broward Football standings (Aug. 31)

    ++++++++++++++++++++ || DISTRICT 11-8A || Dist. || All || || W-L || W-L || || Coral Springs || 0-0 || 1-0 || || Deerfield Beach || 0-0 || 1-0 || || Douglas || 0-0 || 1-0 || || Monarch || 0-0 || 0-0 || || South Plantation || 0-0 || 0-0 || ||...
  • 'Yes, it was a bear' on Palm Beach County road

    'Yes, it was a bear' on Palm Beach County road
    Driving along Indiantown Road in western Palm Beach County last January, Nicole Verticchio saw an astonishing sight: A large black bear ambling east along the side of the road. "I'm from Pennsylvania and I didn't even know we had bears in Florida," she...
  • Rescued Florida panther recovers, enters new home

    Rescued Florida panther recovers, enters new home
    A Florida panther kitten discovered near death in the Everglades seven months ago has recovered, gained weight and entered his new home at a wildlife park near Tampa. His specially built enclosure stands at the Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife...
  • State gets $2 million for conservation by selling Plantation land

    Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet on Tuesday quickly approved a proposal to sell 6.4 acres of vacant land in Plantation as part of an effort to bolster state funding for future land conservation. The sale of the land, owned by the state...
  • Palm Beach trying hard not to look like Broward

    In Broward County, the fight against overdevelopment was lost long ago. In Palm Beach County, the fight goes on, with big dates looming. The first is Tuesday, when Democrats choose a candidate for the Palm Beach County Commission District 6 race in...
  • Free entrance to Everglades National Park, Dry Tortugas on Monday

    Free entrance to Everglades National Park, Dry Tortugas on Monday
    Get free entrance to Everglades National Park and Dry Tortugas on Monday. Entrance is free at all national parks to celebrate the 98th birthday of the U.S. Park Service. Entrance fees of $10 will be waived at the main entrance in Homestead and in...
  • Outdoors notebook

    Bass tournament: The Melissa Fellows Memorial Bass Tournament is Aug. 24 from safe light-1 p.m. out of Everglades Holiday Park. Entry fee is $75 and anglers can register that morning. Fellows, 36, of Margate, died Aug. 7 while diving for lobsters in...
  • Outdoors calendar

    Aug. 18-28: Apply for permits to hunt the early teal season at stormwater treatment areas. Morning and afternoon hunts will be available Sept. 20 or 21 at South Florida's four STAs open to duck hunting. Hunters are allowed only one early season STA...
  • Benefit bass tournament is Sunday at Everglades Holiday Park

    The Melissa Fellows Memorial Bass Tournament is Sunday, Aug. 24,  from safe light-1 p.m. out of Everglades Holiday Park. Entry fee is $75 and anglers can register that morning. Fellows, 36, of Margate, died Aug. 7 while diving for lobsters in...
  • Reservoir for Broward, Palm Beach water could cost less

    Reservoir for Broward, Palm Beach water could cost less
    A high-priced reservoir proposed to boost Broward and Palm Beach County drinking water supplies may cost the public less, but not be as big as once planned, according to an updated plan. Also, the water in the new reservoir could end up mingling with...