| May 28, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Broward County property values climbed for the third straight year since the devastating real estate bust, in the preliminary tax roll released by the property appraiser Wednesday.
The news was bright for all 31 cities this year, for the first time...
| May 27, 2014
| 7:17 AM
2430 NE 13th Ave., Wilton Manors, 561-584-0179, Eucalyptus-Gardens.com
Owner Danielle Perry's interest in wines piqued when she was a server and bartender at Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six. That seed has led to her debut of a wine and...
| May 29, 2014
| 4:28 PM
The city's only puppy shop is snapping back at a local law banning the sale of dogs and cats obtained from commercial breeders.
This week, Sunrise was served with a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of its ordinance. Under the new rules, which...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Rocco "Rocky" Bowell moved from Cleveland to Fort Lauderdale seeking a safe harbor.
Being gay and growing up in Ohio, Bowell experienced many hate crimes. In 1999, about a year after he came out, he visited a pride event in Fort Lauderdale. A couple...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Popular South Florida DJ Adam Foster went into Fork & Balls several days ago to test out the new sound system that will be his responsibility as entertainment director for the much-anticipated Las Olas restaurant, set to open Friday. He chose the first...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:24 AM
Another Broken Egg Café
508 Via De Palmas, Boca Raton, 561-405-6940, AnotherBrokenEgg.com
This Louisiana-based chain has unveiled its third Florida outpost — its first on the state's east coast — in the former Raffaele Ristorante in...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:55 AM
Jack Majeske, a Republican committeeman, decried “bigoted thinking” among some of his fellow Republicans, and told the county party chairman that he needs to police the materials handed out at party gatherings.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Original post | 11:05 a.m.
Updated with comments from Brinkworth | 12:50 p.m.
Updated with additional comments from Truex | 5:25 p.m.
Two of Broward’s top Republicans are being attacked by a faction of their own party for participating in this...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:11 PM
When I heard some local Tea Party zealots had worked themselves into a frothy lather over a Republican political misstep, I naively assumed it was over the revelation that Gov. Rick Scott had been spotted at a Fort Lauderdale Starbucks sipping a chai...
| 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.
| Jul 2, 2014
| 9:17 AM
This is the time of year that Brooklyn-based musician Jacob Jeffries returns to his roots to teach South Florida students the art of collaboration. This time, he arrives with new music and an even sharper appreciation for the value of teamwork....