| May 16, 2013
| 8:12 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- The business-backed fiscal watchdog Florida TaxWatch pinpointed 107 projects in the state budget that it's urging Gov. Rick Scott to veto because they were slipped into the budget at the last minute or directly benefit one specific company....
| Apr 9, 2013
| 8:15 PM
The financial books in Lauderdale Lakes may be on the mend after the city’s near bankruptcy a few years ago, but its politics is falling apart.
Three commissioners walked out of Tuesday’s commission meeting, eliminating a quorum and...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Get a quality car wash while providing jobs for adults with autism at the same time.
That's the concept behind a business debuting this week in Parkland. Rising Tide Car Wash is the brainchild of a family with an autistic son, Andrew, now 22. The...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Barrington Russell Sr. for Lauderdale Lakes Mayor
The city's been under the spotlight because of its budgetary problems. Thankfully, Lauderdale Lakes has avoided insolvency, but hurdles still remain. Mayor Barrington Russell has provided steady...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 3:19 AM
Be prepared for Election Day with poll locations, our candidate endorsements and a guide to the amendments!
SUN SENTINEL ENDORSEMENTS
Mitt Romney (R)
Bill Nelson (D)
District 20: Alcee Hastings (D)
| Mar 9, 2013
| 7:27 AM
The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile, on a nationwide tour, is making stops in South Florida this weekend.
The wienermobile driven by "Oscar Mayer Hotdogger" Holly Nelson will be at the following Walmart stores in Broward County today:
3001 North State Rd. #7...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:48 AM
A bandito apparently dropped his crowbar during a home invasion after a 66-year-old resident fended him off by spraying him with window cleaner, officials said, reports the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
Afterwards 911 dispatchers got a call from Nathaniel...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Tax increases work. Controversial projects help. Scandal is best.
Without drama to get people riled up, it's hard to attract voters to March elections such as the Tuesday contests in 23 cities, towns and villages in Broward and Palm Beach counties....
| Mar 7, 2013
| 3:32 PM
The musical chairs among the Broward Sheriff's district chiefs began with resignations before Sheriff Scott Israel even took office in January. It seems the shuffle is over, as the new leadership was announced today. The agency provided bios that are...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 8:13 AM
When former Lauderdale Lakes City Clerk Hazeline Carson was fired by City Manager Jonathan Allen in July after eight years with the city, she said it might be a good thing. Now she’s sure of it.
Carson started a new job this week as city clerk...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 4:16 PM
In a troubling epilogue to a groundbreaking political career, former South Florida lawmaker Mandy Dawson was arrested Wednesday on federal tax evasion charges alleging she failed to pay nearly $25,000 to the IRS while serving in office.
Dawson was hit...