| Oct 4, 2013
| 9:01 AM
The day of her breast cancer operation, Debora McDonough wore a colorful parrot hat to surgery.
It was that type of humor that she used to keep up her spirits throughout her treatment, and still does today.
The most important lesson she learned from...
| Sep 30, 2013
It is past time for the deadlocked Dania Beach City Commission to end its circus-like antics and pick someone to fill its critical, fifth seat.
The position has been empty since June, when former commissioner Pat Flury resigned amid questions about...
| Sep 30, 2013
Q: State law regarding slow drivers in the left lane changed in July and as I read the law, now it's perfectly legal to drive 10 mph below the speed limit in the left lane even if there is an angry person behind you blowing the horn. Talk about...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:35 PM
When you think of James Bond collectibles probably a slick-and-sleek gadget or a tech-o-licious car come to mind, right?
What about a bulldog?
Royal Doulton - the storied British china and collectibles company - is bringing the infamous "Jack" bulldog...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 7:03 AM
You’re walking down the street Friday and notice a painting in some random spot — perhaps a canvas leaning on a lightpole or nestled between bushes. If there’s a note attached mentioning “Free Art Fridays,” then scoop it up...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:05 PM
"Where do you live?" For most people, it's a simple question.
But for some South Florida politicians it's more of a cat-and-mouse game, as they maintain multiple residences in order to (wink-wink) abide by state law that requires them to live in the...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:37 AM
A two-acre tract in Dania Beach sold recently for $1.6 million, and the buyer is planning to pursue an apartment project on the site.
AHS Development Group of Miami wants to build 144 rental units at 180 E. Dania Beach Blvd., about two miles from the...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:18 AM
Get free admission at Florida state parks on Sunday, Sept. 8, with a library to celebrate International Literacy Day.
September is Florida Literacy Month and the state park system will waive entry fees oSunday when you show a library card, book or...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:45 AM
When it comes to the Broward Office of Inspector General, everything is newsworthy, even when he turns up nothing.
That's the case this time in Dania Beach, at the Community Redevelopment Agency wing. Inspector General John Scott's latest report is a...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 5:40 PM
It's an age-old Florida question: Disney World or Busch Gardens?
Before I had a kid, I never had to ask (or go).
But now that I have a 7-year-old, I finally made the pilgrimage to both places this year (over the strenuous objection of my Ghost of...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:21 AM
If you've ever wondered if your weight-training routine has a practical application — other than looking studly — you may find one Saturday at South Florida's Strongman Contest in Dania Beach.
Instead of merely seeing who can pump the most...