| May 13, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler, who’s been mulling a bid for governor, confirmed it’s unlikely it will happen in 2014. Though he left the door open a crack, he came close to shutting it on the notion of seeking the state’s top job....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:00 PM
A 19-year-old naturalized American citizen is accused of committing a crime of violence in the United States, and a gaggle of elected officials are urging for him to be treated as an enemy combatant and placed in the hands of the military. Not just the...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 8:19 AM
One of Barack Obama's earliest supporters, Robert Wexler, had that prime seat next to First Lady Michelle Obama at Monday's debate at Lynn University in Boca Raton.
Wexler, who was a South Florida member of Congress whose district included Lynn, was...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 1:01 PM
Ashley Walker, the Fort Lauderdale political strategist who ran President Barack Obama’s re-election effort in Florida, is joining and will help lead a new public affairs consulting form.
Walker’s had wins and losses in recent years, but...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 10:18 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Former Gov. Bob Graham is not a fan of a House proposal to raise individual campaign contributions from $500 to $10,000.
"I think we ought to be looking for ways to reduce the influence of money in politics," he told reporters Tuesday....
| Feb 11, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Travel to Sanford and take advantage of these great events in the surrounding area.
January 1, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
3rd Annual Peas & Plenty New Year's Day Meal
Bring in the new year by enjoying food with friends and even bring your own dish to...
| Jan 22, 2012
The British couple — she in a long black dress, he in a traditional tux — leaned against the elevator's polished wood paneling as they headed back to their cabin after an evening performance in the main showroom. Embarrassed at my casual...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:49 PM
When you say "Ichetucknee," most Floridians think of the legendary state park in north Florida where an estimated 200,000 recreational tubers flock annually for a tranquil float down the river of the same name. But did you know the largest freshwater boil...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Tanya Simon read works by Zora Neale Hurston in college and liked what she read. Victoria Bond had the same experience. The two women later wished they had been introduced earlier to the writings of Eatonville’s most famous author. So they did...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Judges from around the state, former Gov. Bob Graham and several former supreme court justices slammed House Speaker Dean Cannon’s proposed court reforms Thursday, saying the Legislature’s argument that the Supreme Court was inefficient was...
| Apr 13, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Florida House on Thursday will take up a plan backed by Speaker Dean Cannon, R-Winter Park, to make major changes in the state Supreme Court, principally by adding three justices and setting up two five-member divisions, one to hear criminal appeals...