| Dec 13, 2013
Greater Fort Lauderdale has come a long way since officially rolling out the rainbow carpet to gay and lesbian travelers in 1996.
Back then tourism officials spent $35,000 on gay marketing.
Today that marketing budget is about $750,000 and is aimed at...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 7:23 AM
It should be a nice evening for little ghosts and goblins to go trick or treating, as there's only a small chance of rain and temperatures should be warm.
South Florida's Halloween forecast calls for partly sunny skies with highs in the mid 80s and a 30...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Beetlejuice, 8 to 9:30 p.m. at ArtsPark Amphitheater Stage, Hollywood Boulevard and Federal Highway in Hollywood. Free. Call 954-921-3500.
Broadwalk Friday Fest: White Noise, 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Beach Theatre, 100 Johnson St., Hollywood. Free. Call 954-...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 11:28 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Weston, is doing lots of interviews these days as she promotes her new book, “For the Next Generation: A Wake-Up Call to solving our Nation’s Problems.”
During one of those interviews, she told...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:34 PM
Former TV weatherman Rob Lopicola's hope for a full acquittal faded Thursday when a Palm Beach County jury convicted him on two out of three sex charges involving a former Boca Raton teenager.
The six jurors returned a split verdict, acquitting Lopicola...
| Sep 13, 2013
Victor Flores married Greg Hardy amid the twinkling lights and Broadway posters of New York's Times Square in April, not three months before doctors diagnosed Greg with stage 4 colon cancer that has since metastasized to his liver.
"He was adamant about...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 3:42 PM
A lifelong resident of Broward County, Tim Ryan was elected to the Broward County Commission, representing District 7, in November 2012. District 7 includes the cities of Dania Beach, Lazy Lake and Wilton Manors, parts of Davie, Fort Lauderdale and...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:41 AM
Mark Gilbert expects you'll meet a pair of gay best friends at the Fort Lauderdale Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.
The first is "G.B.F," the festival's curtain-raiser concerning the hottest fashion accessory among status-seeking teen queens at a high...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Tim Smith, a former Fort Lauderdale commissioner, may run for state House of Representatives.
“I’m giving it some thought, actually. I’m not ready to tell you anything,” he said. “I don’t know if you could consider my...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Artist Yuri Andrei Rodriguez's first-ever show presents images of ruby-colored waterfalls, picturesque sunsets, a tribute to Buddha, and at least one sculpture that seems suited for a Black Sabbath concert.
Rodriguez describes that last work, an...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Glen Weinzimer says he started the SMART Ride fundraiser for people fighting HIV and AIDS to prove that one person can make a difference.
On Nov. 15 and 16, the 10th annual event will see 450 riders and 250 volunteers make their way from Miami to Key...