| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:38 PM
Senior Services Center of Will County, which provides a variety of services for senior citizens, now needs help itself.
The non-profit agency that serves roughly 64,000 people is asking local towns and the county to pitch in to keep services going for...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 2:09 PM
Condominium associations in Florida are often lambasted for being too strict.
Remember when the downtown Orlando tower known as the VUE had a problem with residents not cleaning up after their dogs? Management began doing DNA tests on dog droppings to...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 2:00 PM
Absenteeism was a big problem Wednesday night at a forum for Los Angeles Unified school board candidates.
It wasn’t parents, students or concerned citizens who played hooky.
It was two out of the three candidates.
That’s right. About 200...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 12:28 PM
The Center for Sexual Assault Survivors, the local Virginia Moose Association and Safe Surfin' Foundation national spokesman Erik Estrada are holding an event Saturday to raise awareness about sexual assault and human/sex trafficking.
The event runs...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 9:00 PM
As far as one could see down Clematis Street, there was a giant blue tarp.
And sprinting down it were thousands of people clad in bathing suits and T-shirts, clutching onto neon-colored tubes as buckets of water streamed downward.
The spectacle was...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 4:13 PM
The 15th Newport Beach Jazz Party wraps up its four-day run this weekend with a packed lineup of jazz musicians playing evening concerts, poolside sessions, two brunches and a Valentine's Day dinner at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa, 900 Newport...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 12:02 PM
Hirings, promotions and recognition at South Florida employers.
Lisa Boccard, cancer advocate and community spokeswoman for The Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund with Broward Health Coral Springs was recognized by theAmerican Business Women'...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 11:38 AM
Centenary Stage Company receives grant
The Centenary Stage Company, a nonprofit professional equity theatre in residence on the campus of Centenary College in Hackettstown, N.J., has recently received a grant of $5,000 from the Sandra S. Kupperman...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 10:41 AM
In a small concrete-block office in downtown Orlando, Julie Colombino — a former Cirque aerialist turned disaster-relief worker — is trying to change the world through sandals.
Colombino, 35, is surrounded by scores of them: simple, hand-...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 10:39 AM
When Jerletha Cosby signed her lease at Tymber Skan, she knew she wasn't getting the Ritz. But she thought she was at least getting a safe, functioning home for her four young children.
Instead, she got exposed wires, rodents in the walls, an upstairs...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 10:19 AM
Southeast Toyota Distributors, part of JM Family Enterprises based in Deerfield Beach, appointed lawyer Todd Clarke as vice president and general counsel.
Clarke, 42, joined JM Family in 2004 after working as a trial lawyer for six years in Colorado and...