| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Some shows in South Florida theaters are getting short runs this month.
Catch them while you can.
“ALL SHOOK UP”
Where: Lake Worth Playhouse, 713 Lake Ave.
When: Oct. 10-27, Thursdays through Sundays
What: Elvis Presley hits such...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Una caja de zapatos le cambio la vida a Yuri López.
Tenía 6 años, vivía en un orfanato en su natal Honduras lejos de sus padres y cuatro hermanos, incluyendo su hermana gemela. La pobreza era extrema: no había luz, agua ni buena alimentación. Hasta el...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:04 PM
Parents poking around for things to do with their kids are a diverse lot. So smores and mimosas and Legos and mooncakes and soccer and golf and Tinker Bell and Olivia Newton-John in leather … It’s all good.
The funky and...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:31 AM
It’s nature in reverse.
South Florida’s professional theater goes into hibernation during the summer and wakes back up in the fall (when the flocking snowbirds signal tourist season).
But community theater is more perennial. Following is a...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 11:19 AM
TAMPA — State House Speaker Will Weatherford says he'll ask a House committee to hold a hearing this fall on the state's controversial Stand Your Ground law.
The law has been heavily criticized since the July 13 not-guilty verdict in Seminole...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Tourism is big business in South Florida, generating nearly $15 billion in combined economic impact in Broward and Palm Beach counties in 2012, and employing more than 180,000 locals.
Many of the nearly 18 million tourists that visited the two-county...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Jose Sosa, 51, of Lake Worth, claimed a $3 million top prize in the Gold Rush Tripler Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee.
Sosa purchased his winning ticket from Tri County Discount Liquor, located at 5891 South Military...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Butcher Block Grill
7000 W. Camino Real, west of Boca Raton, 561-409-3035, ButcherBlockGrill.com
This seafood and steak house is the latest addition of the Fountains Center's efforts to add more retail to the office plaza along with new signage,...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Michelle Herman Goldstein's smiling face adorns the wall of a group foster home in Sunrise, a home named in her memory.
"She loved kids, loved helping them," Ingrid Jaffe, Goldstein's mother, said as she looked wistfully at her daughter's portrait....
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:38 AM
Two schools in Palm Beach County have appealed their school grades to the state: Barton Elementary in Lake Worth and Gold Coast Community School in West Palm Beach.
Barton receiced a D grade and Gold Coast received an F.
A total of 14 schools across...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Todo jornalero es bienvenido en El Sol Neighborhood Resource Center, un centro de apoyo para trabajadores inmigrantes en este pueblo costero del condado de Palm Beach.
Cualquier día de la semana el inmigrante que busca trabajo por jornada —sin...