| Oct 8, 2014
| 11:29 AM
A video of the Federation of Boca Raton Homeowner Associations' Meet the Candidates Forum will be broadcast at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10 on Comcast channel 20 and U-verse channel 99.
The video will re-air at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11; noon Sunday, Oct. 12...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 2:28 PM
A candidate for Congress, two candidates for state Senate and two candidates for the state House are expected at Tuesday's meeting of the Federation of Boca Raton Homeowner Associations.
The public is invited to meet the candidates at 8:30 a.m....
| Oct 3, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Attempting to return to the Florida Senate, in a moderate, swing district where Democrats have an edge, Republican Ellyn Bogdanoff is departing from party orthodoxy on same-sex marriage and climate change.
“I can respectfully disagree with some of...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Space Coast Rep. Tom Goodson is being accused by his Republican primary challenger of not living in the district he represents, a claim his campaign has labeled as "desperate political attacks."
And as lawmakers have moved to tighten residency...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Palm Beach County inched closer toward becoming slot-friendly on Monday.
Sen. Maria Sachs, D-Delray Beach, told fellow members of the Senate Committee on Gaming that she is amending a sweeping bill that would add two casino resorts to South Florida. She...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:55 AM
A bill that would prohibit now-legal abortions prior to the third trimester is headed to Gov. Rick Scott for his signature.
The Senate, on a party-line vote of 24-15, passed the bill Friday morning. It would redefine viability and also would eliminate...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Epileptic children who suffer from debilitating seizures would be able to legally turn to a non-smokable, low-THC variety of medical marijuana for relief under a measure given final approval by state senators Monday.
Named after a Colorado child, the...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:05 AM
TALLAHASSEE – For his Blondes, Reds, or Brown Ales to make it to a pub near you, John Cheek has to pay a middle man to tap into Florida’s growing thirst for craft beer.
The founder of Orlando Brewing Co. pays a distributor to pick up his...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:23 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- House and Senate leaders said Wednesday they want to further tighten ethics laws on lawmakers and lobbyists, including rules to make certain legislators were living in their districts.
Last year, the Legislature passed a major ethics...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 1:43 PM
TALLAHASSEE – The Legislature could be cracking down on politicians who opt to run for office without ever moving into the cities, counties or even school districts they represent.
The Senate’s Ethics and Elections Committee on Monday passed...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Visitors and residents love the quiet and the spectacular view that comes from parasailing over the Atlantic Ocean off the Broward and Palm Beach county coasts. But the experience can also turn deadly.
"I thought the worst thing that could happen is you...