| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:52 AM
For two women, art is an integral part of life. From designing, to painting and creating, art is part of them – and, in their own ways, so is breast cancer.
Plantation resident Judy Polstra has had many breast cancer scares in the last few years,...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Exhibt: Stories to Share Part IV
North Regional Library, Coconut Creek
Guests are invited to stop by the library’s art gallery to view Susan Buzzi’s book of photographs and stories from breast cancer survivors. Call...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Three of the five appointees announced Thursday to the Board of Governors of the State University System have South Florida ties. All are prominent in the business community.
Gov. Rick Scott’s appointees include Harry “Wayne”...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Ethics restrictions prohibiting local elected officials from accepting anything of value – a cup of coffee, a glass of wine or a meal – from lobbyists, vendors or anyone else with business before them are much too restrictive for Hollywood...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Here's what hapepned on Ann Romney's visit Thursday to Fort Lauderdale.
Ann Romney toured the Chris Evert Children’s Hospital, read a Dr. Seuss book to a small group of young patients, and met with hospital employees, cancer survivors and...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Larry Day of Fort Lauderdale, husband of national Republican Party leader Sharon Day, died on Tuesday.
He'd been critically ill for some time and had been at Broward Health Medical Center, known to many as Broward General Medical Center.
While living in...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:33 PM
The man squirming in front of the “60 Minutes” cameras on Sunday night was familiar to those who follow politics and health care in Broward County.
Alan Levine, the former chief executive of the North Broward Hospital District – the...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 11:15 AM
There is 12-year-old Davaxha Trollinger's colorful exterior: hot pink threads woven through her hair and a tie-dye dress. And then there's the dark and grim reality of a growing brain tumor beneath that.
Davaxha was born with neurofibromatosis type 1, a...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Property owners in Broward County are in for a surprise when they get their tax bills this fall. The county's two hospital districts are cutting taxes.
The North Broward Hospital District operates the Broward Health brand. It operates public hospitals...
| Sep 1, 2013
Property owners may be surprised when they look at the estimated tax bills arriving in their mailboxes: Despite the rollout of the federal Affordable Care Act, they're still obligated to pay taxes to a Broward hospital district.
"Obamacare is supposed...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Elsa Sanchez sabe muy bien lo que es no detectar el cáncer a tiempo. Esta mujer colombiana de 42 años de edad y residente de Boca Ratón, perdió el año pasado a quien era el compañero de su vida, su esposo, Luis, debido al cáncer.
Por ello, y a pesar...