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  • Margate man serves as Navy intel specialist

    It's a long way from Margate, Fla., to the Indo-Asia-Pacific region of the world. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Torres, a native of Margate, is an intelligence specialist aboard the USS George Washington, a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier...
  • Dania Beach passes puppy mill sales ban

    Dania Beach passes puppy mill sales ban
    Broward's oldest city has joined the pack of municipalities across the county enacting laws aimed at curbing the puppy mill trade. Under the rules approved Tuesday, Dania Beach pet shops can only sell cats and dogs from shelters, rescue groups and...
  • It's hurricane season. Is your emergency kit ready?

    It's hurricane season. Is your emergency kit ready?
    If you moved to South Florida after Hurricane Wilma in 2005 and are wondering what the big deal is about storm season, a free Hurricane Expo in Fort Lauderdale on Saturday will help get you motivated to prepare. It will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at...
  • Fire burns through roof of Margate home

    Fire burns through roof of Margate home
    Five people were displaced early Friday when a fire severely damaged their Margate home, officials said. Margate Fire Rescue Division Chief Dan Booker said two teenage sisters were in the right place at the right time when the fire started shortly before...
  • Family of four escapes Margate house fire

    A Margate family of four is lucky to be unhurt following a fire that destroyed their home, officials said. Margate Fire Rescue Division Chief Dan Booker says two teenage siblings were in the right place at the right time when the fire started. They...
  • Bowe Bergdahl should be punished for his actions

    We had 12 years to charge the terrorists released from Gitmo. Two administrations refused to do so. They would have been released in a year or so anyway. Bowe Bergdahl has the right to a court martial. Desertion in time of war carries a death penalty. If...
  • Margate, Coconut Creek Fire Explorers win competition

    Six team members of the Margate / Coconut Creek Fire Explorers did the cities proud in the 14th Annual Fire Explorer Competition. Tying for first place with a team from Coral Springs, Ryan Soto, Reinalyn Benvenutti, Jeffery Thorpe, Jonathan Wilson,...
  • Pet shop suing Sunrise over puppy mill sales ban

    Pet shop suing Sunrise over puppy mill sales ban
    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...
  • Someone's got to pick up the roadkill — but who?

    Someone's got to pick up the roadkill — but who?
    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,...
  • Different pavement used on I-595 vs. S.R. 84 designed for higher speeds

    Q: The pavement on the reconstructed Interstate 595 seems different than the pavement on the ramps and on stretches of State Road 84 that parallel the interstate. Can you tell me why? Bill Perry, Fort Lauderdale A: The final layer of asphalt on I-595 is...
  • White House sounds another climate change warning, gives shout out to Broward's Kristin Jacobs

    White House sounds another climate change warning, gives shout out to Broward's Kristin Jacobs
    The Obama administration's issue of the day Tuesday is climate change. Efforts include bringing in selected weathercasters from around the country, including John Morales from Miami's WTVJ-Ch. 6, to broadcast about the issue. And the administration...