| Jul 28, 2013
Pat Flury was not about to be run out of office.
Or so she said.
When political foes repeatedly questioned whether the longtime commissioner lived in Dania Beach, she gave this cheeky retort during a meeting at City Hall last year: "Bug off."
| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:02 PM
As Mayor Walter Duke predicted, the commission failed for the second time Wednesday to appoint a new commissioner to the seat once held by Pat Flury.
"It's very disheartening," resident Terry Hale-Hicks said after the meeting.
The four-member board...
| Aug 18, 2013
If some of the Founding Fathers were actually around today . . .
Thomas Jefferson, George Washington and Benjamin Franklin were relaxing in a Fort Lauderdale coffee house, looking over the latest copy of the Sun Sentinel (yes, I know , shameless promo....
| Aug 1, 2013
| 11:15 AM
She’s sitting on a pile of campaign cash. She’s formed a political action committee. The $100,000-plus debt from her first unsuccessful campaign for Congress is paid off. But Republican Karen Harrington isn’t sure what she’ll do...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:48 AM
Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue saved a pooch dog that traveled through three cities trapped under the hood of a couple's PT Cruiser last Thursday afternoon, reports the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
"It was literally like an Indy pit crew,"...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 11:10 AM
Los padres de una mujer acusada de recoger a hombres en locales nocturnos del sur de Florida y robarles sus billeteras y relojes Rolex dicen que su hija cayó en las garras de un proxeneta que la convirtió en una persona que ya no reconocen.
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Hollywood sits between Fort Lauderdale and Miami and has mostly escaped the new ritziness of the former and the trendiness of the latter. Yes, Hollywood Beach recently got a face-lift, including an attractive sea wall along the Broadwalk. But the people...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 10:21 AM
A familiar name in South Florida political circles is preparing to seek the Democratic nomination next year for a Florida House seat that includes a chunk of southeast Broward.
“I’m very seriously considering running for the open seat in...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Spring is said to be the time for love, but this year it's open legislative and County Commission seats that are setting politicians' hearts aflutter.
Even though the primary isn't until August 2014 and the general election is the following November,...
| Mar 29, 2013
In three decades of discreetly snapping candids of bikini beach babes, muscular bikers and strolling Hare Krishnas, photographer Constantine Manos is proud to admit not a single subject smashed his Leica and punched him in the face for being cheeky....
| Mar 14, 2013
| 4:48 AM
So last weekend’s St. Pat’s parades and events were, to quote the bard Allen Iverson, just practice. Practice, man. This is St. Patrick’s Day weekend.
A St. Pat’s party featuring the probably-not-Irish DJ Laz and not one but...