| 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...
| Jul 18, 2014
Woody Othello's disfigured creatures rest on pedestals in the back room of Fort Lauderdale's ArtServe gallery, each bald, scowling and with red noses, enlarged craniums and swollen stomachs. Othello calls these nameless figures "festers," or grotesque...
| 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....
| Jul 9, 2014
Want free beers and bar bites? Don't forget underwear.
Undergarments are the admission price to the second annual Bring Your Own Briefs Happy Hour at Fort Lauderdale's Riverside Market Café (608 SW 12th Ave.), in exchange for craft draft beers and...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Broward's School Board could possibly be all-female no more.
Nearly every School Board member up for re-election this year will face challengers. Friday marked the last day for candidates to qualify to run, with six of the board's nine seats up for...
| Jul 22, 2014
The Poverello Center, Broward County's oldest HIV/AIDS service organization providing food, nutrition and wellness services, will host its 24th annual "Bowling To Fight Hunger" event August 9. Presented by Wells Fargo Bank and the AIDS Healthcare...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 2:06 PM
"I'm Not for Everyone, Neither Are You": We've lost count on whether this is author David Leddick's third, fourth or fifth act. The bon vivant started out as a Metropolitan Opera ballet dancer before going into advertising for clients such as Revlon and...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Broward's oldest city has joined the pack of municipalities across the county enacting laws aimed at curbing the puppy mill trade.
Under the rules approved Tuesday, Dania Beach pet shops can only sell cats and dogs from shelters, rescue groups 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...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:59 PM
A new city law aims to protect animal lovers from unknowingly buying a sick dog born in a puppy mill.
This week, Sunrise approved a law requiring pet stores within its borders to sell animals from shelters, rescue groups and humane societies.