| Jun 3, 2014
| 2:38 PM
GL Homes, a leader in the luxury and "active adult" markets, is targeting younger buyers at a new community near Delray Beach.
The Sunrise-based builder plans 458 single-family homes on 128 acres along the north side of Atlantic Avenue, just east of...
| May 12, 2014
| 1:49 AM
This city that hails itself as the Venice of America may be a victim of its own success.
Out on the Middle River, south of Sunrise Boulevard and the Galleria mall, boaters have found a perfect spot to drop anchor and enjoy the Florida sunshine.
| May 11, 2014
| 12:03 PM
Florida trap shooting titles were recently up for grabs at the Silver Dollar Shooters Club in Tampa, and a young group from the Markham Youth Shooting Club proved up to the challenge in the various events.
Four members from the club based at the Markham...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The state is moving forward with a high-tech plan to prevent wrong-way crashes on portions of Florida's Turnpike and the Sawgrass Expressway.
Solar-powered, flashing signs that warn wrong-way drivers and also alert authorities to their presence will...
| 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 14, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Metropica, a $1 billion project with enough square feet to hold 70 football fields, will change the skyline of western Broward with buildings up to 30 stories — the tallest in Sunrise.
Sitting as the city's Local Planning Agency, commissioners...
| 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 21, 2014
| 6:09 PM
The East Las Olas Boulevard Bridge will be closed May 27-30 between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. to allow crews to paint the movable span of the bridge.
According to the Florida Department of Transportation, all eastbound traffic will be detoured to Sunrise...
| 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 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...