| Jun 28, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Broward County property values exceeded expectations this year, rising 7.2 percent, another sign of the rebounding real estate market.
Broward Property Appraiser Lori Parrish released the annual tax roll Friday, posting the third straight increase after...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:57 PM
Emmanuel G. Morel's campaign is in debt, he said he's personally tapped out and he doesn't know where he can get more cash. He's never run for office before. And he's challenging a popular, well-funded incumbent.
But Morel has a website and a spot on...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Broward Circuit Court Judge John J. Murphy III chided elections supervisor Dr. Brenda Snipes in a ruling in the write-in candidate case, saying she was not in compliance with a court order to open the primary to voters of all parties.
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:11 AM
Oscar Braynon is the only incumbent South Florida state senator to draw a challenger in this primary election.
The freshman Democrat represents District 36, which includes parts of Hallandale Beach, Margate and West Park as well as North Miami and Miami...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:17 PM
The city's redevelopment agency "intentionally" kept millions of taxpayer dollars that were supposed to be used for redevelopment projects over several years, according to a finding released Tuesday by the Broward Office of the Inspector General.
| Aug 3, 2014
Voters head to the polls Aug. 26 for a special election to decide who will fill the seat of a commissioner suspended from office by the governor.
Running for the seat are Brian Donahue, the incumbent who was appointed last year by the commission, and...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Original post | 8:36 a.m.
Updated | 12:13 p.m.
Jack Seiler and Buddy Dyer are both baby boomers.
They’re both former Democratic members of the Florida Legislature.
They’ve both wanted to serve in statewide elected office.
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Thousands of voters in northern Broward will be able to help select their next county commissioner, after a Broward circuit judge Friday ordered the election primary open to all voters.
Broward Circuit Court Judge Sandra Perlman threw out write-in...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:19 PM
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...
| 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...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:29 PM
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...