| Nov 27, 2013
Some elementary, middle and high school students from the western communities and Boca Raton were some of the first to see the new Titanic: The Artifacts Exhibition at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium in West Palm Beach.
Austin Stein, a...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:21 AM
South Florida home prices rose in September, capping a strong two quarters, a new report shows.
Prices in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties jumped 14.3 percent from a year ago, according to the Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller index....
| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Stuffing your face with turkey and trimmings and then crashing on the couch to watch football is certainly a Thanksgiving Day tradition. But it's not the only one.
Turkey trots, 5K and 10K runs and run/walks held on Thanksgiving, are booming in South...
| Nov 13, 2013
A push to make South Florida a tech hub for the Americas, featuring an annual mega-conference in Miami Beach, is gaining support in Broward and Palm Beach counties, organizers said Wednesday.
Florida Atlantic University, Fort Lauderdale-based software...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:00 AM
The number of foreclosed homes scheduled for the auction block in October skyrocketed by 76 percent in Palm Beach County compared with a year ago, according to figured released by RealtyTrac on Wednesday.
Lenders are aggressively finalizing foreclosures...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Watering lawns and golf courses, washing cars and irrigating fields soon may become limited luxuries in South Florida.
Scientists and water managers warn that conservation may become necessary in coming weeks or months as lands around the Everglades...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Does Spot have a spot on South Florida beaches?
Not much of one, at least not in Broward and Palm Beach counties. That's one reason the City of Boca Raton plans to open a 100-yard stretch of sand and surf to accommodate man's best friend.
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:24 AM
When visiting your local Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles office, remember to veer clear of, ahem, gear shifters.
An off-duty cop intervened when he spotted a revved-up man, identified as Edward Michael Alvin, 34, masturbating in the...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 1:27 PM
It's not hard to find an author at a bookstore: Just go during the early evening and look for the person squinting under the bright lights, reading to a small crowd of people seated in folding chairs. But on Small Business Saturday, the roles will be...
| Nov 24, 2013
To dress up the gritty entranceway to Broward's city center and transform a part of downtown Fort Lauderdale that lacks presence and pizzazz, local leaders should think big about the possibilities surrounding a new long-distance train station expected...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Miami, 22 nov (EFEUSA).- El índice de desempleo en Florida cayó una décima en octubre respecto al mes anterior hasta quedar en el 6,7 %, la más baja desde agosto de 2008 , informó hoy el Departamento de Florida de Oportunidad Económica (DEO).
| Nov 18, 2013
| 1:13 PM
The not-for-profit Cleveland Clinic Florida received its largest gift yet: $30 million from longtime patient Pauline Braathen to build a five-story, 143,000 square-foot building on its Weston campus.
The building will house the expanded Pauline Braathen...