| Apr 13, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Homer Glen is "exceptionally strong and solid as a rock," Mayor Jim Daley said at a recent state of the village luncheon.
Among plans brewing this year are the construction of a corporate headquarters, several new businesses, completion of a park and...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:19 AM
At last year’s New River Raft Race, the entry from students at the AIAS FAU School of Architecture won the fastest-raft category in a romp. But the one guy hoping for a closer race this weekend is their own admiral, Anthony Abbate, associate provost...
| Apr 30, 2014
Orland Park's contract with the company that manages the village's red light cameras is coming to an end, but that doesn't mean drivers running lights will get a free pass.
Police are reviewing proposals for a new red light camera system after six years...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 7:30 AM
One of the most tired cliches is that so-and-so doesn't actually sell such-and-such; they sell peace of mind. Well, in this case, it's true. The question is whether there is a market for that peace of mind among airline customers.
In recent months,...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
By now, it would seem that just about anyone living or working in downtown Orlando or any town north to DeBary in Volusia County has seen the brightly colored SunRail commuter train rolling along the tracks.
Back and forth the locomotive and two...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Rock the Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival returns to Fort Lauderdale beach this weekend for a second year of showing off country music’s biggest names, including Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert and Hank Williams Jr. The...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 8:13 AM
It’s not often that the Broward Center for the Performing Arts offers a concert by a singer whose songs are heard among the thumpy pop hits on Y100, but there are all kinds of new things going on at the big house on the New River.
To be sure, it&...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 5:40 AM
With apologies to the many accomplished musicians performing on Fort Lauderdale beach this weekend, the most important improvement at the ocean-ecology-minded Tortuga Music Festival is the news that the house beer this year is Corona (replacing last year&...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 3:47 PM
Saying it will curtail or kill the industry, rideshare companies on Wednesday opposed state legislators' attempt to regulate them with a two-tier system based on driver hours.
A state House committee held a hearing Wednesday and passed an amendment to...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:17 AM
Yaser Birjas urged members of the Prayer Center of Orland Park to avoid anger or resentment after a bullet struck the mosque's golden dome last week.
Instead, the mosque's former imam urged worshipers to use the shooting – intentional or not...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Power couple Beyonce and Jay Z will open their 13-city On the Run summer tour in South Florida with a June 25 show at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens. Tickets go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. Friday.
Prices range from $39.50 to $275 and will be...