| 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 25, 2014
| 5:04 PM
A Miami-Dade judge on Friday overturned Florida's gay marriage ban, the second judge in as many weeks to make that historic ruling.
In a 36-page ruling filled with soaring language, Circuit Judge Sarah Zabel concluded that the ban, added to Florida's...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Miami’s push on the recruiting trail continues paying dividends for Al Golden and his staff.
The Hurricanes picked up another verbal commitment on Tuesday, this one from 2015 offensive tackle Tyree St. Louis out of Bradenton’s IMG Academy....
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:10 AM
Another day, another opposition group to the All Aboard Florida rail project?
I've been writing about some of the organized groups that have formed to thwart the Miami-to-Orlando train service planned for the FEC rail tracks that runs along the dense...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Three of the state's fastest growing credit unions are based in Broward County: City County, BrightStar and Sun credit unions, according to a statewide study.
The three grew assets by more than 10 percent last year as a time when nationally the...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 2:24 PM
All aboard, Florida? Not exactly.
It seems every time the folks from All Aboard Florida unveil pretty drawings of a shiny new station, another organized group sprouts to oppose the proposed Miami-to-Orlando rail service.
It happened again last week....
| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:24 AM
TALLAHASSEE – In the everlasting battle between trial lawyers and the business lobby, not even a corporate outsider in the Governor’s Mansion changes Florida politics.
Florida’s gubernatorial race is already living up to the hype as...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:55 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The mystery “Progressive Choice” group has a new radio ad blasting Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Charlie Crist for pushing a bill to bring back “chain gangs” as a legislator, likening it to slavery.
| May 29, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Dade City Pasco defensive tackle Andrew Ivie committed to the University of Florida football program Thursday afternoon, following in his older brother Joey's footsteps.
Pasco head coach Tom McHugh confirmed Andrew's commitment and said the 6-foot-1,...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 10:33 AM
Nick Gordon, who just finished his senior season at Olympia, was picked as the Florida Dairy Farmers Class 8A Player of the Year, it was announced Tuesday.
He was the only player or coach from the Sentinel area selected by a statewide panel of high...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:24 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- A committee looking for a new president for Florida State University will now cast a net that extends beyond powerful state Sen. John Thrasher.
Ed Burr, chairman of the FSU Presidential Search Advisory Committee, said an outpouring of...