| Sep 26, 2013
| 10:42 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...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:35 AM
The Rev. Neil Doherty, currently in Broward County jail awaiting trial on a range of abuse-related charges, was named Thursday in a new $5 million lawsuit against the Archdiocese of Miami.
The suit says Doherty, 69, formerly a pastor at St. Vincent...
| 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...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Most South Florida law enforcement agencies say they drill continually for mass shooting events, and if they haven't made it a regular practice, they're partnering with larger departments to prepare. But Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw said...
| 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.
| Mar 16, 2013
| 2:52 PM
The Broward Sheriff's Office is now trying to determine how a four-story-high scissor lift fell onto a concrete dock at Port Everglades on Friday, killing two Broward County public works employees and critically injuring a third.
The two employees who...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:49 PM
Las palabras de superación y apoyo mutuo despertaron recuerdos en la abogada Dayra Morales, quien luchó desde joven para salir de la pobreza.
“Sé lo que es hacer fila con mi mamá para buscar ‘welfare’ [ayuda social] y sé lo que es...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Nobody feels the feedback from constituents as acutely as do municipal officials, and sometimes in their zeal to show how allergic they are to raising property or ad valorem taxes, they miss the main point.
That point is that while taxpayers...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 7:42 AM
The ranks of “Mayors for Freedom to Marry,” which supports same-sex marriage, have been growing.
It includes 358 mayors from around the country. Just over a year ago, there were 178 mayors on the list.
A total of 20 Broward and Palm...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Political leaders in Margate had a range of reactions Wednesday to the indictment of City Commissioner David McLean.
Some were surprised. Others said they’d been hearing rumors that McLean was under investigation by the FBI.
Jack Shifrel, the...
| May 10, 2013
| 9:40 AM
A teenage boy trying to catch a Broward County public bus clung to its side, fell and was run over by the 20-ton vehicle — all as the boy's mother and passengers watched in horror.
Bus riders screamed for the driver to halt Friday after 14-year-old...