| Aug 6, 2014
Thirteen downtown restaurants are ready for a throng of culinary adventurers as Tastemakers of Delray Beach takes place for its sixth year.
Tastemaker passport holders will stop at each eatery for a food and drink pairing on Thursday and Friday from 5 to...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 10:08 AM
A Boynton Beach police officer fired last year for downloading porn on his city computer will collect more than $90,000 in back pay after an arbitrator ruled he be reinstated and allowed to retire.
Sgt. Frank Ranzie, who was fired in May 2013, returned...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Rising pension and health care fees are costing Boynton Beach.
City officials expect that this year's general fund will increase by about $2 million, from $71.3 million last year to $73.3 million this year. The increase is partially due to rising health...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Plans for Grayslake to annex 35 acres for the construction of a 50,000-square-foot trucking facility could be discussed at the next Village Board Committee of the Whole meeting, said Mike Ellis, village manager.
The facility, which would be located at...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Finding the money to fund the pensions of Boynton Beach city employees is a matter of concern for city officials.
Mayor Jerry Taylor wants the city to be proactive and think of alternative options to get employees their pensions without costing the city...
| Aug 13, 2014
That was County Commissioner Steven Abrams' overall assessment of how the Palm Beach County has recovered from the Recession.
"The major issue continues to be restoring economic prosperity to Palm Beach County," said Abrams, whose District 4...
| Aug 6, 2014
With three-year contracts up on Sept. 30, the city is conducting collective bargaining sessions with police and firefighters' unions.
And even with cutting public safety costs a stated priority of the new Boca Raton City Council, both unions are...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Several Downers Grove business owners have tried to keep from building new signs for their establishments in the wake of newly enforced village policies.
Retailers including Fry's Electronics, Kohl's and two Best Buy locations have petitioned to keep...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that they are wiser today than they were yesterday." -- Alexander Pope
President Obama is known for wanting to "spread the wealth around," but he has now gone a...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:49 PM
There is a forgotten contest in this year's U.S. midterm elections. Actually, there are 435 of them: the races for seats in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Thanks to shifting population patterns and redistricting, the Republicans start with an...
| Aug 9, 2014
People who rely on public transportation to get to work and school need buses that run on time.
To make sure that happens, Palm Beach County will soon try out a system that keeps traffic signals green for buses long enough for them to get through an...