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Monroe County Schools to Begin Re-Opening This Week

Certain Monroe County schools will re-open on Monday, after being forced shut due to Hurricane Irma. All schools throughout the county will be re-opening on a staggered basis. School officials say the decision was made based on assessments by school officials on things like infrastructure, and the o

NBC MIAMI - 2017-09-25 08:42:38

Doggone it! Couple accused of snatching puppy from his owner's arms

What a dog day afternoon for this woman! Corey Edgerton and Takeisha Gary are in The Big Pound after Fort Lauderdale cops said they snatched an adorable puppy named Enzo from his owner's arms, reports WPGL-Ch. 10 in Miami. Enzo's owner, who was walking the dog, allegedly told officers the couple fir

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-25 11:16:00

Work on Nursing Home's AC, Electrical Systems Done Without Permits: Officials

Unapproved work was done without city permits to the air conditioning and back-up generator systems at the Hollywood Hills nursing home where several residents died when power to the air conditioning system failed during Hurricane Irma, a Hollywood city spokeswoman told the NBC 6 Investigators on Fr

NBC MIAMI - 2017-09-24 19:39:00

Stone and Carell are Ace, but Battle of the Sexes Too Often Faults

In Battle of the Sexes, Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris' film rehashing the most infamous tennis match in modern history, Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) must brawl with the coed United States Tennis Association for equal pay as she comes to terms with her attraction to women and what might be the d

MIAMI NEW TIMES - 2017-09-25 13:00:00

Three Reasons Why You Need To Boil Water After A Storm

Mathanki Kodavasal / flickr Dozens of Florida communities were advised to boil their drinking water for a period of time in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, including in Hollywood, Pembroke Pines and West Palm Beach. And that got us wondering about what exactly happens during storms that leads a cit

WLRN.ORG - 2017-09-25 01:58:20

Recovery After Irma On The Florida Roundup

11 residents of The Rehabilitation Center of Hollywood Hills died after the center lost power during Hurricane Irma. CAITLIN OSTROFF / MIAMI HERALD The Florida Roundup concentrated this week on the recovery efforts after Hurricane Irma. Guests included: The death toll reaches 11 from a sweltering

WLRN.ORG - 2017-09-25 01:58:05

Daughter of Hollywood nursing home residents files lawsuit

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - The daughter of a man who died in a Hollywood nursing home after Hurricane Irma is filing a lawsuit against the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills. A news conference was scheduled for 11 a.m. Margarita Navarro is the daughter of Miguel Franco, who was one of 11 residents wh

CLICK10.COM - 2017-09-25 15:09:27

2 men sought in connection with armed robbery at Hollywood gas station

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - Hollywood police are searching for two men who robbed a gas station convenience store last week at gunpoint. The armed robbery was reported just after 10 p.m. Tuesday at the Shell gas station at 815 N. Federal Highway. Surveillance video shows two men entering the store and placi

CLICK10.COM - 2017-09-25 14:27:26

Fulfilling Your Purpose As An Investor

Waiting on the Sunrise - Photo Courtesy Rick Alovis Are you a "good" or "bad" investor? This cannot be answered without understanding an investor's purpose. If you know the purpose of an investor is to manage money in such a way as to make it grow, but your investment accounts fail to see growth yea

BOCARATONTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-09-25 14:30:34

Broward Republicans put on united front at fundraising dinner, divisions remain

Bitter political enemies warily eyed one another. Broward Republicans raised some cash for their depleted bank account. And there was some unity - around a denunciation of former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. For Broward Republican Chairman Bob Sutton who is presiding over a county party organiz

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-24 05:40:00

Broward College a frequent flyer in NASA space program

Broward College regularly cooks up experiments that are out of this world - literally. Students will spend this semester preparing equipment for rocket mission sponsored by NASA, continuing what has become two decades of tradition for the college. "Twenty years ago they told us there was no way that

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-22 19:39:00

Man shot dead while trying to stop verbal assault, police say

A 57-year-old Hollywood man was shot dead Friday morning in West Park after he intervened when a homeless man was being verbally assaulted by another man, police said. Philip Antonino was shot multiple times and died at the hospital, said Gina Carter, a spokeswoman for the Broward Sheriff's Office.

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-22 21:30:00

Man shot at Playhouse Gentlemen's Club in Broward

BROWARD, Fla. - A man was shot Saturday morning at the Playhouse Gentlemen's Club in Broward's West Park area. Broward Sheriff's Office deputies responded to 5775 W. Hallandale Blvd. The man was shot in the arm outside in the parking lot of the club. The shooter fled. Deputies were asking anyone

CLICK10.COM - 2017-09-23 14:17:50

Broward County Fair plans return after 5-year absence

The Broward County Fair hopes will make its long-awaited comeback in November at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach - if plans get the green light. There hasn't been a county fair in five years because promoters have not been able to get city approval for the sites they picked. First Lauderhill bal

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-22 22:45:00

Honey bee event is all the buzz in Coral Springs

Local families and their young children prepared for the Jewish New Year with the recent Rosh Hashanah family program, "What's the Buzz? Honey for a Sweet New Year," in Coral Springs. The event was co-sponsored by the PJ Library of the Jewish Federation of Broward County and Orloff Central Agency fo

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-22 16:30:56

Boys Town Jerusalem urges community to restock kosher food banks

Boys Town Jerusalem has begun a mitzvah project by facilitating the restocking of South Florida kosher food banks in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. The organization is urging the community to help restock Jewish Community Services of South Florida's Kosher Food Bank and Goodman Family Services of

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-22 16:04:29

Man shot, killed defending elderly man cutting his lawn

PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. - A 57-year-old man was shot and killed Friday after he defended an elderly man who was being verbally abused outside of his Pembroke Park home. Philip Antonio was walking back to his place of work at about 9 a.m. in the 5000 block of West Hallandale Beach Boulevard when he noti

CLICK10.COM - 2017-09-22 21:05:32

Hallandale deadlocked over $70M budget

City leaders may blow their deadline to figure out how to spend $70 million in tax dollars next year. Hallandale Beach commissioners deadlocked 2-2 Monday over their budget, sparring and sniping from beginning to end. "We can't work together to adopt a budget?" Mayor Joy Cooper said at one point. "T

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-22 23:30:00

Gunman Opens Fire in Nashville Church; 1 Dead, 7 Wounded

Nashville fire officials described it as a "mass casualty situation." They said eight people, nearly all of them adults over age 60 WSMV A masked gunman invaded a Tennessee church Sunday and opened fire, walking silently down the aisle as he shot unsuspecting congregants. At least one person was kil

NBC MIAMI - 2017-09-24 22:18:44

FEMA encourages homeowners to apply as soon as possible

FEMA is urging those who were affected by Hurricane Irma should apply for federal assistance as soon as possible. FEMA is extending its hours at its recover center in Boynton Beach from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. to accommodate more people. BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - While recovery efforts continue across Florid

WPTV - 2017-09-25 08:48:38