| May 7, 2014
| 11:34 AM
The Florida Gators will visit national power Kansas on Dec. 5 in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge, the SEC announced Wednesday.
The Gators beat the Jayhawks 67-61 on Dec. 10 in Gainesville, but each team will be replacing some key pieces next season.
| Mar 8, 2014
| 4:12 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida lawmakers have been fighting over red-light cameras well before the Legislature authorized them in cities and counties in 2010. But despite numerous studies, the scientific literature on their safety-impact is problem-plagued....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Sawgrass Mills, already one of the country's largest outlet malls, is ready to grow even more.
Sawgrass' developers got the green light Tuesday from Sunrise city officials to construct three buildings northeast of The Colonnade Outlets.
| May 12, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Metropica, one of the largest mega-developments ever planned in Broward County, comes to City Hall on Tuesday for approval.
Sunrise commissioners are expected to vote on a development agreement that would expire in May 2029.
Metropica would rise on...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 7:24 PM
It's like nothing that has ever been built in South Florida.
Known as Metropica, the "city within a city" would have:
•More than 2,000 condos
•Enough commercial space to hold 11 Wal-Marts.
The massive, $1.5...
| May 16, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Residents in Palm Beach County and select cities in Broward can get free, high-quality exterior latex paint from Solid Waste Authority recycling programs.
This could save you hundreds, since a 5-gallon bucket of paint down at the home improvement center...
| May 16, 2014
| 10:44 AM
At least a dozen mayors are taking up the gauntlet set down by Sunrise Mayor Mike Ryan and will participate in a June 7 Mayors’ Chess Challenge at Sunrise City Hall.
They’ll be looking for any advantage they can get.
“I just hope...
| May 17, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Two pedestrians and one bicyclist are struck by drivers on average each day on Broward's roads.
The reasons are plentiful, according to Ricardo Gutierrez, Broward's bicycle and pedestrian coordinator. First, blame our car-centric society. Then consider...
| May 4, 2014
| 12:42 PM
SUNRISE Haley Chura has participated in so many different types of races, she's lost count. Sunday morning however, she competed in a race like no other.
Chura and 882 others ran in the inaugural Wings for Life World Run outside the BB&T Center.
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:35 AM
Fort Lauderdale, Trader Joe's loves you, too.
The grocery chain will open a store next year at 1590 N. Federal Highway in Fort Lauderdale, north of Sunrise Boulevard, within the Office Depot plaza.
The store is part of a major move into South...
| May 19, 2014
| 5:39 AM
Marielena DeSanctis was recently appointed vice president for student affairs and enrollment at Broward College. She has districtwide responsibility for student financial services; student records/college registrar, student admissions,...