| Sep 4, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Critical violations of state sanitation and safety laws recently observed by inspectors at five South Florida restaurants prompted the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation to cite the owners and briefly suspend operations.
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:18 AM
Get free admission at Florida state parks on Sunday, Sept. 8, with a library to celebrate International Literacy Day.
September is Florida Literacy Month and the state park system will waive entry fees oSunday when you show a library card, book or...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Three more South Floridians have had big finishes at the World Series of Poker:
Noah Schwartz of North Miami Beach finished second of 1,021 in event No. 22, a $1,500 pot-limit Omaha event. He earned $1712,931.
Michael Mizrachi finished fourth of 246...
| May 24, 2013
| 8:20 AM
South Florida is a great place to be someone else.
Just ask local impersonators — or tribute artists, as some prefer being called — who make a living posing as a famous face and voice.
These lounge lookalikes (and sound-alikes) perform...
| May 30, 2013
Walk into a chic cigar lounge in North Miami Beach where flowing Brazilian zouk dancers — as ethereal as smoky wisps rising from a hookah — command your attention.
Or step back in time at a retro club in Boca Raton, alongside charming...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 5:30 PM
A Coral Springs firefighter/paramedic is locked up on allegations that he provided armed protection for what he thought was a drug dealer picking up cocaine on four occasions in Broward and Miami-Dade counties.
Santiago Gonzalez, 49, of Davie, was...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 1:31 AM
Claims that a Coral Springs firefighter/paramedic may have been involved in the murders and beheadings of a South Florida couple in the 1990s — a notorious case featured in a major movie being released in April — are overshadowing his arrest...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:01 AM
A pair of lemurs got loose and one of them scratched a little girl in North Miami Beach early Monday, reports WTVJ NBC News-6 in Miami.
Cops caught one of the lemurs after it jumped on top of a partol car. The owner, who keeps the critters that...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 5:19 PM
Why cook a buffet on Christmas Day when there are others all too happy to carve up helpings of roast beast?
If you live in Broward County, take the hungry family to the Riverside Hotel (620 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale), which is serving...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 10:29 AM
Javier Diaz, 49, of Miami claimed a $2 million Powerball prize from Wednesday night's drawing, the one with the record $587.5 million jackpot.
Diaz had all five white numbers, but missed on the Powerball. He bought the lottery's Power Play feature,...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 9:32 AM
La patrulla de carreteras de Florida (FHP, siglas en inglés) está investigando si la policía ha debido perseguir en la I-95 al conductor que entró en contravía a la carretera y se estrelló contra una minivan Kia Sorento, matando a sus cuatro ocupantes....