| May 1, 2014
| 7:15 AM
“Ashmore’s Store,” an album of uncommon ambition, is named for a small pharmacy, opened in 1946, that served folks in the black area of Tallahassee called Frenchtown, where a teenage Michael Koppy developed his music and the courage to...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:50 AM
Fort Lauderdale’s FAT Village, the Lake Worth Community Redevelopment Agency and a Broward County poetry “Super Bowl” by the Jason Taylor Foundation are among the finalists announced Tuesday morning for a Knight Arts Challenge grant in...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 8:15 PM
Florida's ban on same-sex marriage is under attack in multiple courtrooms, a fight that's spilling out onto the 2014 campaign trail.
Advocates of same-sex marriage are convinced it's a matter of when — not if — gay marriage becomes legal...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Becoming Cher isn’t easy.
Especially if you’re a man.
But that’s what Richard Fernandez, a.k.a Franchesque Richards, does about four times a week (five if he does the Sunday Gospel Brunch) at Lips restaurant in Oakland Park (Click...
| May 30, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Best part: Every Monday night through August you can attend a staged play reading.
Better part: It’s free.
The Summer Theatre Fest Reading Series will play out in theaters stretching from West Palm Beach all the way to Key West, including Fort...
| May 2, 2014
| 9:31 AM
Lake Forest’s Marcus Lemonis, CEO and chairman of retailer Camping World and its parent company, said he is interested in purchasing Portillo’s and that the investment bank Moelis & Co. would represent him in negotiations.
| May 22, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Commercial spearfishing can be a lot like catching hell: Rough seas. Bossy captains. Decompression illness. Prowling sharks.
The job is no day at the beach, said Boca Raton's Paul Varian, who stars in the new reality series, "Catching Hell," debuting...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:23 AM
It's been a year since Silver Airways launched itself as an independent carrier with the rollout of its own reservations system and an enhanced website to allow travelers to purchase tickets directly from the carrier.
Before Silver launched the new...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 3:01 PM
The biggest statewide primary contest features Charlie Crist, the former Republican governor who wants to return to his old office as a Democrat. He faces Nan Rich of Weston, a former Democratic Party leader in the Florida Senate.
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:30 PM
The Flintridge Preparatory School community is mourning the loss of Scott Studenmund, a 2008 alumnus who died Monday in southern Afghanistan’s Zabul Province during military engagement.
Studenmund was one of five servicemen killed in what is...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Ravens rookie running back Lorenzo Taliaferro was arrested and charged with destruction of property and being drunk in public over the weekend, according to Williamsburg, Va., police Major Greg Riley.
Both are misdemeanor charges. The fourth-round draft...