| May 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
May marks the beginning of peak splash season, with South Florida water parks extending their hours and bracing for next weekend's Memorial Day crowds.
Rapids Water Park, a popular tourist destination in Riviera Beach, begins offering daily hours this...
| May 22, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Nicky’s Week: Every May, RA Sushi celebrates the life of Nicholas “Nicky” Mailliard of Scottsdale, Ariz., who died of cancer in 2005 at the age of 13. For seven days beginning Sunday, RA Sushi will donate 100 percent of sales from...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 9:08 AM
Students across the state performed slightly better on most of Florida's standardized tests in math, reading and science, results released Friday show.
The Florida Department of Education released the last set of FCAT results that included reading...
| May 30, 2014
The centerpiece of the new exhibit "The Sincerity Project: Home" is a 20-foot-long wooden house clogging up the foyer of Pembroke Pines' Studio 18. It's a monument to how local artists — and their imitators — interpret the comfort and...
| May 24, 2014
| 10:18 AM
People driving through Hollywood may start seeing less of those pesky panhandlers.
A new law would allow Hollywood cops to crack down on aggressive panhandlers and anyone soliciting money on the city's busiest streets, including Federal Highway, State...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Enjoy free and $1 family-friendly movies and concession discounts Mondays through Thursdays starting in June.
Summer film festivals at Paragon, Regal and Cinemark theaters will economically entertain the kids through August. Check the movie times in...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 7:52 AM
I grew up on Chinese food. For a time when I was a kid, my family's Sunday night tradition was to drive downtown for shrimp fried rice, mushroom egg foo young and beef chop suey. I still have a soft spot for that kind of...
| May 19, 2014
| 5:38 AM
Who: Bill Ellis, of Pembroke Pines, recently joined D. Stephenson Construction as vice president, in Fort Lauderdale, from Pirtle Construction, in Davie, where he worked for 20 years, most recently as vice president.
My role is important because: I lead...
| May 9, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Chris Hopkins threw a one-hitter Friday night, and Nick Fortes’ first-inning triple knocked in the only run DeLand needed in a 6-0 victory against visiting Apopka in a Class 8A region final at Stetson’s Conrad Park.
DeLand (20-10) will play...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 7:59 PM
The exhaustion could be seen from head to toe on Deon Cain’s body. After 10 grueling 7on7 games the Tampa Bay Tech star was running on fumes as Tampa-based Unsigned Preps tried to keep pace with South Florida’s Florida Fire at the IMG...
| May 30, 2014
| 3:11 PM
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,...