| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Many special needs students in Broward County must endure long bus rides to schools with large classes and poorly trained teachers, according to a School District-commissioned report.
The 456-page review details numerous weaknesses with the district's...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Not strangers by any stretch of the imagination, Abby Freedman and Robert “Bob” Mayersohn, candidates for the upcoming School Board District 4 election, won't be spending too much time trying to gather new information about each other.
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:12 AM
There are 22 youth basketball teams at the Tamarac Community Center that are getting a jump on the school season by learning valuable lessons such as teamwork, discipline, responsibility and the value of hard work. For the approximately 220 players ages 5...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:32 PM
The Areawide Council on Aging and the community will honor Edith Schaffer Lederberg August 15 at her "85th Birthday Luncheon" to take place at the Woodlands Country Club in Tamarac. Lederberg has been a staff member of the Aging and Disability Resource...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 8:02 AM
The Green Marine team made a bit of Tamarac sports history by defeating Trojan Pride 19-7 to become the first ever champion in the adult flag football league. The inaugural year started out in May and consisted of five teams who were vying for the crown....
| Jul 18, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The barely there Brazilian bikini once might have scared away South Floridians. Not anymore.
Local Brazilian bikini seamstress Eliane Benatti Rochebois is proof of that.
From her home studio in North Miami Beach, packed with sewing thread and lycra of...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Fort Lauderdale-based Valley Bank opened Monday as part of Landmark Bank after regulators closed the troubled bank after office hours Friday.
Valley Bank, with branches in Hollywood and Davie and two in Fort Lauderdale, was the first South Florida...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Original post | 8:36 a.m.
Updated | 12:13 p.m.
Jack Seiler and Buddy Dyer are both baby boomers.
They’re both former Democratic members of the Florida Legislature.
They’ve both wanted to serve in statewide elected office.
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:10 AM
The Florida Lotto yielded one single jackpot winner Saturday night, with a payout of $12 million.
The numbers were 12-16-23-33-46-50 and the ticket was sold at 7-Eleven, 4741 NW 79th Avenue in Miami. It was a quick pick.
It is only the third winning...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:31 AM
This 64-year-old woman has amazing control over her purse strings.
When a Tamarac dude, identified as Michael Gallo, 25, tried to snatch the woman's bag, she held on and punched him, cops said, reports the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
Guess he must...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 11:19 AM
Broken windows, heavy rain and power problems can take a toll on electrical appliances.
Van Schoen, spokesman for Tamarac Fire Rescue, suggests turning off your circuit breakers if the power goes off “so that you do not damage anything when the...