| Mar 11, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Sunrise may jump on the anti-puppy mill bandwagon and become the sixth city in Broward County to embrace a law that aims to protect customers from buying sick dogs.
"These are farms where hundreds of animals are raised in conditions where they may...
| 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...
| Mar 21, 2013
Fusion Latin Cuisine in Margate invites the public to a Latin food sampling tonight from 6 to 9 p.m., as the new restaurant celebrates its grand opening.
Five live bands are slated to entertain guests as the restaurant offers Latin specialities such...
| Dec 30, 2012
The trend is dramatic and definite: South Florida cops have slowed down big time.
The Sun Sentinel examined new SunPass data and found police speeding has dropped significantly since the newspaper published its "Above the Law" investigative series in...