| Sep 9, 2014
| 5:43 PM
The property tax rate is staying the same this year, but that doesn't mean your bills from the government will remain as is.
Broward County proposes raising rates for water, wastewater and county bus fares, in addition to taking in a 6.5 percent increase...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 12:57 AM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - TOULOUSE, France- While at Cartoon Forum, the animation co-production mini-mart set in Toulouse, Variety interviewed Remy Pflimlin, the man running the show at France Television, Gaul's biggest animation backer and Europe's top...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 10:06 AM
The vast majority of conservative Americans — 81 percent — believe it's "especially important" for children to be taught religious faith, while most liberals — 88 percent — place tolerance at the top of their list of values...
| Sep 12, 2014
Margate residents will get a decrease in the millage rate this year, and the fire fee is staying the same.
At the first reading of next year's proposed budget, which comes in at about $97.85 million, city commissioners voted in a reduction of the millage...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:47 PM
Planning Commissioner Rob Zur Schmiede is concerned that Village Laguna's support of his candidacy along with Councilwoman Toni Iseman's might be interpreted to mean that they were running as a slate. We want to clarify that our support does not create...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 4:32 PM
In my last two columns, I've written about a new temple being constructed in the city of Philadelphia by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The temple, which is near Logan Square, is due to be completed in 2016.
Since the closest temples...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Delray Beach residents have a sneak peek of how much they may be paying the city in taxes this year.
On Thursday, commissioners set the preliminary tax rate residents will be charged — $7.46 per $1,000 of assessed property value. The final rate...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 4:42 PM
More spending for the Sheriff's Office, less money to catch up on road repairs and higher property tax bills for many residents result from the $4 billion Palm Beach County budget approved Monday.
While the County Commission agreed to maintain the same...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Road improvements take a back seat to finding more money for the Sheriff's Office in a $4 billion Palm Beach County budget that the County Commission initially approved Monday.
County commissioners held the line on the property tax rate, but rising...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 3:00 AM
After some hand-wringing over British citizens who have chosen to fight with ISIS, Prime Minister David Cameron said he thinks one reason for the defection is that too many of the defectors have forgotten what it means to be British. As a means of...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Even in its reduced and unlovely circumstances, the Salton Sea is the biggest lake in California. It may also pose the biggest quandary for the Southern California ecosystem. Its champions declare that California needs to spend several billion dollars now...