| May 13, 2011
| 4:26 PM
Florida's chief financial officer, Jeff Atwater, bypassed a fellow Palm Beach County Republican on Friday and endorsed Mike Haridopolos for the party's U.S. Senate nomination. Atwater, of North Palm Beach, is a former president of the Florida Senate....
| Aug 19, 2010
No need for children to return to school without immunizations, because parents can arrange for free shots all summer from the Broward County and Palm Beach County health departments.
Broward health officials will give shots all summer at malls,...
| Sep 13, 2010
Your smart phone is now a doctor's office. And before long, you may be checking your blood pressure, heart rate and throat at home while a physician watches online.
Last month, a Boca Raton, Florida, company launched a service that lets you consult one...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 3:01 PM
Gwen Pitcairn drove slowly through the cemetery in Tequesta, the small Florida village where she raised her three children. She stopped in front of her son Stephen's grave.
More than a year after his death, it still was marked by a makeshift memorial,...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 8:36 AM
Academy of Dance, Music and Theatre
4152 Blue Heron Blvd. W., #113,
West Palm Beach;
Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre
280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables
| Mar 14, 2011
| 6:44 PM
Except for the gang of giddy men and women covered in skulls-and-crossbones and sipping from cups of rum in the corner, the Rum Bar at Panama Hattie’s looks like any other tropical-themed watering hole. Typically, this group can be found wearing...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Almost half of us cut spending in the last 60 days, according to the September Financial Security Index of Bankrate.com that is based in North Palm Beach.
“Forty percent of Americans say they have cut back on spending in the past 60 days due to the...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 6:25 AM
Here is another reason not to bounce a check: South Florida has the second highest penalty in the nation for writing a check with not enough money in a checking account, according to Bankrate.com.
The personal finance website that is based in North...
| Apr 29, 2011
When Emilio Dominguez was just 19, he made a gutsy move from his home in the Mexican state of Yucatán to Miami Beach.
"If you go to Miami Beach," a family member told him, "I can connect you to some people" for work.
It was 1986 and Dominguez did find...
| May 2, 2011
| 4:10 AM
Scott Baren Oster of Palm Beach Gardens was arrested Thursday night after authorities say he tried to exchange prescriptions for sex with women in a hotel room, reports The Palm Beach Post.
Oster previously worked at North Palm Beach Pain Clinic, which...
| May 18, 2011
| 8:01 AM
MBF Healthcare Partners said Tuesday it expects to create nearly 650 new jobs throughout Florida in the next 18 months.
The bulk of the new hires will come from the expansion of the Navarro Discount Pharmacies, which is opening three new stores in Miami-...