| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Thousands of voters in northern Broward will be able to help select their next county commissioner, after a Broward circuit judge Friday ordered the election primary open to all voters.
Broward Circuit Court Judge Sandra Perlman threw out write-in...
| Jul 22, 2014
Coconut Creek recently asked its residents and the community what they thought about the city. The answers came back singing the city's praises.
For just the overall satisfaction, 98 percent of the 713 people who took the survey rated Coconut Creek as...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:35 AM
College isn't just a place to get an education. It also can be a place to get a great deal.
South Florida's colleges and universities offer many freebies and deeply discounted services, including classes, cultural events and gourmet meals.
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Once I'm seated in one of the cushy leather booths at Council Oak Steaks and Seafood, located at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, the first thing I notice isn't the glorious glass rendering of the Seminole Tribe's...
| May 24, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Renan Barao had made it through his last 33 fights -- nine years -- without suffering a defeat. That all ended Saturday night, when T.J. Dillashaw dominated him for four rounds, then finished him in the fifth to win the UFC bantamweight championship in...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Broward County property values exceeded expectations this year, rising 7.2 percent, another sign of the rebounding real estate market.
Broward Property Appraiser Lori Parrish released the annual tax roll Friday, posting the third straight increase after...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 8:53 AM
Four casinos have patriotic celebrations this week, although two of them will take place before July 4. I guess the idea is that July 4 is a family night for many people, so launch those fireworks early.
Mardi Gras Casino's party is first, with...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Two casinos are offering nice payouts for people adept at predicting World Cup winners.
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino officials say they will award more than $300,000 in cash and free play through a variety of options too complex to list here. The...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Eddie Gordon defeated Naples' Mike King via unanimous decision after an overtime third round during Wednesday night’s episode of the UFC’s “Ultimate Fighter” reality series, advancing to the semifinals of the middleweight...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Class 4A-3AGirls first team
Event/distance: Triple jump (36-7.5)
Comment: Fourth at state (4A); second at region (4-4A); first at district (14-4A).
St. Thomas Aquinas sophomore
Event/time: 3200 (10:43.79,...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Nan Rich has been running a political marathon: 250 campaign stops, 135,000 miles, 26 months.
But even as she prepares to officially qualify for the ballot Tuesday as a candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor, it looks more than ever as...