| Jul 26, 2014
| 1:14 PM
A first-time candidate promising change and a former mayor touting experience face off in the Democratic primary for the Palm Beach County Commission District 6 seat.
The two Democrats, Melissa McKinlay and Kathy Foster, are among four candidates...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 12:01 PM
With the August primary right around the corner, it’s time to revisit the race to raise money for the Broward County Commission elections in November.
Lisa Kohner Aronson, the mayor of Coconut Creek, has become the top money-raiser for District...
| May 28, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Broward County property values climbed for the third straight year since the devastating real estate bust, in the preliminary tax roll released by the property appraiser Wednesday.
The news was bright for all 31 cities this year, for the first time...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Washington – The City of Bridgeport is exploring whether it has the facilities that would meet federal requirements to host some of the Central American migrant children who are in overcrowded federal holding centers along the borders, said a city...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 4:11 PM
For years, the proliferation of sober houses has been a source of frustration for city leaders and neighbors.
Both groups groused about the lack of regulation in place to govern sober houses, which are group homes that shelter people recovering from...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:03 PM
Broward County continued its march toward dog-and-cat reduction, pushing forward three new pet-related laws aimed at curtailing puppy mill operations, increasing pet registration and getting more pets sterilized.
Addressing the overpopulation of dogs...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Palm Beach County will have at least one new School Board member, and possibly up to four, before the year ends.
Three incumbents are being challenged in their re-election bids, while a fourth, Jennifer Prior Brown, is stepping down, leaving an open seat...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:07 AM
A Hartford charter school group under state investigation is being pulled from a Bridgeport public school that it was managing with state funds, education officials said Wednesday.
Bridgeport interim Superintendent Frances Rabinowitz said she intends to...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:05 AM
The race to raise money for the Broward County Commission election took a slight turn this time, with one candidate getting a cash infusion from his own wallet and wallets in Kentucky and Illinois, to pull ahead.
Mark Bogen, an attorney running for...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Nearly four years after a landmark ethics code became law in Broward County, some commissioners say it's too strict and needs a rewrite.
The Broward County Code of Ethics, demanded by voters after a series of public corruption scandals, bans elected...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:02 PM
District 2: Aronson knows her community the most
Five candidates with varying backgrounds and experience filed to run for the Broward County Commission District 2 spot in the Aug. 26 Democratic primary. No Republicans have filed to run for this seat, so...