| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:20 AM
Broward Inspector General John Scott has issued a report this morning accusing Margate Commissioner David McLean and his campaign treasurer, Michael Natale, of "campaign finance misconduct.''
Natale is a Broward County employee in the division of...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:07 AM
State Rep. Jim Waldman has one pretty clear message regarding his 2016 candidacy for Florida Senate: Everyone’s behind me, so nobody else ought to bother running.
(Memo to former State Sen. Skip Campbell, who held the seat until he was forced from...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 1:24 PM
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
Still not succeeding? Move to another zip code, and try again.
That's what Charlotte Rodstrom is doing. The former Fort Lauderdale commissioner whose spouse sat on the Broward County Commission for two...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 7:11 AM
Every year, the touring Warren Miller film series gets South Florida skiers and snowboarders geeked up for the season with scenes of downhill mayhem shot on some of the most exciting and exotic slopes in the world.
The 64th annual installment, “...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:33 AM
We're getting pretty lax with our lottery tickets in Florida: Days after a $16 million Powerball winner went to a waste, a Fantasy 5 ticket worth $45,087.48 sold in Margate is about to expire.
The 180-day deadline to claim the top prize is Thursday,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:40 AM
For Beth Agami, selling bras, camisoles, swimwear and other items to women who've been diagnosed with breast cancer is both a business venture and a personal goal.
Agami has at least five relatives — her mom, grandmother, two great-aunts and a...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:30 AM
At 4 p.m. Saturday a diminutive gray-haired gentleman in a tuxedo will stroll up to a microphone and introduce himself to more than 300 people seated in a packed Sunrise Civic Center Theater. A few words of gratitude will end with a simple declaration:...
| 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....
| Apr 5, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Gov. Rick Scott on Friday suspended Margate City Commissioner David McLean, who is facing federal bribery charges.
In an executive order, Scott wrote that it "is in the best interests of the residents of the city of Margate, and the citizens of the...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Broward's reputation took a hit this week with Margate Commissioner David McLean's appearance in a federal courtroom.
Counting the three-count bribery indictment of McLean, 17 elected officials, former officials and spouses have been charged with...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:32 AM
In one corner: a candidate who doesn't live in the Broward County district she's seeking to represent. In the other: a candidate who, records show, has lived in Broward for years — even when he was an elected official in Palm Beach County.