| Jan 28, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Council President Bob Levy is no fan of the Broward County Commission, calling it a "nine-headed monster" determined to take money from cities.
Broward commissioners voted recently to keep cities from extending their Community Redevelopment Agencies and...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Another Democrat has filed to run for Broward County Commission, hoping to unseat Republican Chip LaMarca.
Benjamin Lap, 56, a Democratic fundraiser and attorney, hasn't run for office before. That's one of his selling points.
"Part of what I think...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 3:42 PM
A lifelong resident of Broward County, Tim Ryan was elected to the Broward County Commission, representing District 7, in November 2012. District 7 includes the cities of Dania Beach, Lazy Lake and Wilton Manors, parts of Davie, Fort Lauderdale and...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 6:53 PM
The Florida Panthers professional hockey team says it's losing more than $20 million a year and needs more public funds to survive.
The struggling team is asking for a rewrite of its contract with Broward County. Under the team's proposal, the county...
| May 8, 2013
| 6:03 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Good morning and happy Wednesday.
Here's what we're reading this morning.
*Orlando Sentinel reports that Disney's earnings are surging on the strength of new cruise chips and park attractions.
* Sun-Sentinel writes that the...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:50 AM
And then there were two.
Chris Warnig, a candidate for Broward County Commission in the race for Chip LaMarca's seat, is withdrawing from the District 4 contest.
Warnig, a Democrat, is setting his sights on a local race instead. He'll run for Wilton...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:17 AM
South Floridians will have a chance to tour a replica Spanish galleon ship during its visit to Fort Lauderdale as part of the state’s ‘Viva Florida 500’ celebration.
El Galeon -- a 170-foot, 495 ton authentic wooden replica of a...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 5:06 PM
For those members of the Twitterverse, please tune in to our coverage of the Broward County Commission on Tuesdays on Twitter @BrowardPolitics.
You'll see coverage guaranteed not to be printed anywhere else -- some of the stuff that's left on the...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Evan Jenne loves serving in the Florida House of Representatives.
When newly drawn legislative districts confronted him with the prospect of a messy 2012 primary fight with another incumbent, he considered running for Broward County Commission. But...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 12:17 PM
Below: A chronology of today's Florida Panthers / Broward County Commission meeting, with highlights of all that was said. Bottom line: A majority of commissioners support giving more hotel taxes to the team.
The Broward County Commission is holding...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 10:21 AM
A familiar name in South Florida political circles is preparing to seek the Democratic nomination next year for a Florida House seat that includes a chunk of southeast Broward.
“I’m very seriously considering running for the open seat in...