| Oct 24, 2013
It isn’t a bird, it isn’t a plane and it certainly isn’t Ben Affleck, but the caped crusaders at the Young at Art Museum are a time machine to the birth of superheroes in America.
At the entrance to the museum’s exhibit, "Zap!...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Some small businesses in South Florida are finding it's better to buy than to rent. Entrepreneurs, law firms and marketing companies are becoming their own landlords, locking in occupancy costs before expected increases in mortgage and rental rates,...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Democratic candidate for governor Nan Rich of Weston just finished the best three months of fundraising of her year-and-a-half old campaign, but she needs to raise lots more money to avoid questions about the long-term viability of her candidacy.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:16 PM
A major Broward Sheriff's Office budget cut - the closure of two satellite booking facilities - has police chiefs in Broward "deeply concerned,'' according to one of them.
Broward Sheriff Scott Israel announced this summer that he'll close jail...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:04 AM
It's been a long month of celebrations.
So far, we've collected freebies for Labor Day on Sept. 2, International Literacy Day and Grandparents Day on Sept. 8, Cheeseburger Day on the 18th and Talk Like a Pirate Day on Sept. 19.
A few "holidays" we...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Good dog! Legend, a local canine athlete, is headed to the Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge National Finals in St. Louis on Saturday.
Her sport is agility, where dogs cued by their trainers run a timed obstacle course and are scored on their...
| Sep 29, 2013
He should have used the "Dumb as a Rock" defense.
That was my first thought when I heard that another South Florida politician — this time it was Margate Commissioner David McLean; next week the sleazy politician train could be coming to your...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Wednesday is the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks and plane crashes at New York City's World Trade Center, in a field near Shanksville, Pennsylvania and at the Pentagon.
My colleague Steve Coate compiled this list of remembrance events in...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 8:39 AM
4 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach, 561-921-0201, TrystDelray.com
An interim chef, Wayne Alcaide, has added his touch to this gastropub whose charming courtyard with vine-covered trellises and graffiti art beckons from the bustling avenue.
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Once a week, two groups gather at the Parkland Library and Tamarac Community Center for two hours where volunteer Janice Indek provides a topic to be explored through their writing. The topic is used as a creative platform for personal discovery, though...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 5:34 PM
A Broward County charter school that received two F grades in a row must close, the State Board of Education decided Tuesday, leaving parents of 249 children scrambling to find a new school.
The Kathleen C. Wright Leadership Academy, a two-year-old...