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  • Homer Glen 'solid as a rock,' mayor says

    Homer Glen 'solid as a rock,' mayor says
    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...
  • Weekend preview: Beer, peeps and chicken wings!

    Weekend preview: Beer, peeps and chicken wings!
    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...
  • Orland Park reviewing plans for new red light camera contract

    Orland Park reviewing plans for new red light camera contract
    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...
  • Options Away, Level Skies let travelers lock in airfares before buying

    Options Away, Level Skies let travelers lock in airfares before buying
    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,...
  • SunRail commuter train practicing now, starts for real May 1

    SunRail commuter train practicing now, starts for real May 1
    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...
  • Tortuga Music Festival 2014: 10 things you need to know

    Tortuga Music Festival 2014: 10 things you need to know
    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...
  • Weekend preview: Hot air, hot music and a jellyfish sombrero

    Weekend preview: Hot air, hot music and a jellyfish sombrero
    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&...
  • Weekend preview: Think globally, drink beer

    Weekend preview: Think globally, drink beer
    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&...
  • State rideshare regulations advance

    State rideshare regulations advance
    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...
  • Mosque leaders: Community 'getting back to normal' after bullet hits dome

    Mosque leaders: Community 'getting back to normal' after bullet hits dome
    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...
  • Beyonce, Jay Z to open summer tour at Sun Life Stadium

    Beyonce, Jay Z to open summer tour at Sun Life Stadium
    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...