| Aug 10, 2014
Early voting for the Democratic and Republican primaries and non-partisan elections open to all voters starts Monday in Palm Beach County, and voters will see some big changes from previous elections.
For starters, there are now 14 days of early...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 7:32 PM
Between now and Aug. 26, Florida Democrats need to decide if they'll go with their hearts or their minds in the race for their party's nomination for governor.
Tugging at their heartstrings is Nan Rich, a lifelong Democrat and champion of just about...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Just short of a year since Boca Raton extended city benefits to domestic partners of city employees last September, exactly four employees have signed up their partners, according to the Boca Raton City Clerk.
Two of them are opposite-sex couples and...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:38 AM
The developers of an aging and blighted low-income rental community in the heart of Delray Beach's southwest neighborhood reached out to city officials to help pay for a makeover — again.
This time the Auburn Group turned to Delray's Community...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Delray Beach is suddenly in the running to host a Davis Cup tie in September.
The contest between Israel and Argentina was slated to be played in Tel Aviv from Sept. 12-14.
But after the International Tennis Federation ruled that Israel team must move...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:29 AM
Even though Delray Beach's property tax rate for the upcoming fiscal year is lower than the current rate, folks may find themselves spending more in taxes this year.
Commissioners haven't made many changes to the proposed budget since it was presented...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 3:50 AM
The Delray agency responsible for keeping the city free of slum and blight is being asked to dish out more money this year.
The Community Redevelopment Agency board will consider approving budget requests from the city and several nonprofits on Thursday...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:59 AM
When potential legal problems got in the way of Delray Beach placing a ban on the sale of animals from puppy mills, city officials didn't want to drop the topic completely.
So Delray's legal team got to work creating a temporary fix to the puppy...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Delray businesses that can't physically fit the number of parking spaces the city requires on their property pay a penalty fee that goes toward putting up parking spaces elsewhere.
That penalty may soon be increasing for the first time since 2006....
| Aug 6, 2014
Boynton Beach's best features are too hard to find.
So the city needs to create a consolidated downtown area that would invite visitors to walk around and enjoy all the city could offer, including special events, shows or concerts. That same area...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Maryland religious leaders issued a call for families to offer foster care to immigrant children from Central America as part of an effort to see that unaccompanied minors find shelter in homes rather than in barracks.
Faith leaders who met with Gov....