| Jun 20, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Broward's School Board could possibly be all-female no more.
Nearly every School Board member up for re-election this year will face challengers. Friday marked the last day for candidates to qualify to run, with six of the board's nine seats up for...
| May 30, 2014
| 3:11 PM
You see an animal on the road. It might be a raccoon or a duck, a stray dog or cat.
And it's dead.
Who you gonna call?
That all depends on the street.
If the animal is on private property, you call a private pickup service. If it's a state road,...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:53 AM
Original post | 10:40 a.m.
Updated | 11:47 a.m.
Alex Lewy, who’s been running for the state House of Representatives for more than a year, is dropping out and also resigning his seat on the Hallandale Beach City Commission.
Lewy is taking a...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:59 PM
A 21-story luxury condo tower may be coming to The Village at Gulfstream Park, making it the only pari-mutuel casino in South Florida with highrise housing.
The owner of the gambling emporium that has transformed Hallandale Beach into a tourist...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:03 PM
Broward County continued its march toward dog-and-cat reduction, pushing forward three new pet-related laws aimed at curtailing puppy mill operations, increasing pet registration and getting more pets sterilized.
Addressing the overpopulation of dogs...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Another city has come out officially opposed to the Florida Panthers hockey team's request for $80 million in additional tourist taxes.
Dania Beach commissioners voted unanimously this week to take a stance against the Panthers request.
| May 12, 2014
| 2:54 PM
City Hall may find a replacement for ex-commissioner Alex Lewy on Tuesday, if all goes as planned.
City leaders hope to appoint a new commissioner from a field of 19 hopefuls during a 6 p.m. meeting.
Lewy, whose resignation from the dais took effect...
| May 1, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Creative types, Hallandale Beach needs you.
City Hall is hoping to get design ideas for a public plaza at Foster Park.
Visionaries can share their ideas on three giant boards across from Foster Park, on the southwest corner of Foster Road and...
| May 20, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Leo Grachow, a mediator and longtime volunteer, was appointed Tuesday to fill an empty seat on the commission.
Grachow will be sworn in at 6 p.m. Wednesday, the start of the next City Hall meeting. He is joining the commission at a crucial time as it...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:04 AM
The new airport runway "has been vetted by everyone under the universe," as one local official puts it.
And yet one small but crucial detail has commissioners in cities lying south of the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport saying, "Now...
| May 29, 2014
| 4:28 PM
The city's only puppy shop is snapping back at a local law banning the sale of dogs and cats obtained from commercial breeders.
This week, Sunrise was served with a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of its ordinance. Under the new rules, which...