| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Finding parking around the Broward County Courthouse can be like searching for a spot in South Beach, minus the glamor.
But it soon may get easier — and less expensive.
Broward County commissioners are poised to slash parking rates at the publicly...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Los Dolphins de Miami se hacen cada vez más hispanos. Primero fueron Mark Anthony y Gloria y Emilio Estefan en su rol de dueños minoritarios; luego las fiestas celebrando la belleza de la herencia latina y ahora llega el legendario sándwich cubano y el...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:04 AM
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...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 1:38 PM
A few months ago, Osceola County made a remarkably bad decision – something with the potential to foul the Everglades ecosystem and waste gobs of taxpayer dollars.
But this week, the county did something even more remarkable … it fixed...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 6:10 AM
Domador de cocodrilos
Cada fin de semana, Jonathan Vázquez llega a su oficina en Fort Lauderdale y saluda nuevamente a sus dos compañeros de trabajo: Blackie, un aligátor que mide nueve pies y pesa 300 libras, y Big Boy, que sobrepasa los 11 pies y pesa...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:15 PM
In today's Friday Files, I have some tips to help you vote in next week's primary. But first, we have a good-news update.
Last spring, Osceola County made a remarkably bad decision to open up the headwaters of the Everglades to development. It had the...
| Aug 23, 2014
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...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Yes, yes, there were the high crimes and misdemeanors, the rampant paranoia, the bigotry, the dirty tricks, the questionable mental balance, and of course that break-in.
And just in case anyone is inclined to forget any of these things, there are...
| Sep 8, 2014
The old real estate adage — location, location, location — is just as true today as it has always been. And when a new development will require the investment of up to $180 million in taxpayer subsidies for new roads, one has to think the...
| Aug 5, 2014
One advocates for Cherokee Indians, the other for the Everglades. Florida Atlantic University is giving both honorary doctorates today.
Jim Henson , a former tribal chief of the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians, is being honored for helping FAU...