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11th Death Blamed On AC Failure At Hollywood Hills Nursing Home

From left: Dr. Randy Katz, medical director, emergency services; Chief Nursing Officer Judy Frum and Zeff Ross, CEO of Memorial Regional Hospital describe the arrival of patients from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills. Pedro Portal / Miami Herald An 11th death has been blamed on the air-

WLRN.ORG - 2017-09-22 22:41:44

Southern Spice Restaurant Brings Sophisticated Comfort Food to Downtown Hollywood

Natosha Gonzales has channeled her love for her mother and her down-home cooking into Southern Spice, a new restaurant at 1920 Tyler St. in Downtown Hollywood. Gonzales' devotion to her late mother Earla's memory shows in Southern Spice's menu, which features Southern-style dishes with a modern twis

HOLLYWOODGAZETTE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:11:51

A look inside the Hollywood nursing home as it became a deadly cauldron after Irma

The panic started about 2:30 a.m. with a frantic worker's shouts on the second floor of the Hollywood nursing home: "Code Blue, Code Blue, Two East, Two East!" "[She] was screaming so loud and then she ran," said Charlotte Adams, who was trying to keep her semi-paralyzed mother hydrated with water,

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-23 00:50:00

Downtown Hollywood to welcome first new hotel in decades when the CIRC opens in February

Downtown Hollywood is on the cusp of a hotel renaissance as it is poised to welcome its first newly built hotel in several decades - the CIRC. The 111-room boutique hotel, which is scheduled to open in early 2018, is nearing completion on the northeastern side of the Young Circle arts and entertainm

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-22 19:30:00

Eleventh Victim Dies After Hollywood Nursing Home Tragedy

An eleventh resident of a Hollywood nursing home that had to be evacuated after a power outage has died, the medical examiner's office confirmed Friday. Alice Thomas, 94, is the latest patient of the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills to die after a power outage caused by Hurricane Irma. The c

NBC MIAMI - 2017-09-22 20:55:37

Ex-Prosecutors Unsure if Hollywood Nursing Home Deaths Involved Crimes

Ten elderly patients died after being kept inside a nursing home that turned into a sweatbox when Hurricane Irma knocked out its air conditioning for three days, even though just across the street was a fully functioning and cooled hospital. From the perspective of Florida Gov. Rick Scott and relati

NBC MIAMI - 2017-09-21 17:32:37

State Suspends License Of Hollywood Nursing Home Where 9 People Died After Irma

The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills. Google Maps Escalating a legal and regulatory fight, Gov. Rick Scott's administration Wednesday issued an emergency suspension of the license of a Broward County nursing home after the deaths of nine residents following Hurricane Irma. The license suspe

WLRN.ORG - 2017-09-21 17:02:51

This is apatient is transported from The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills after a loss of air conditioning due to Hurricane Irma in Hollywood, Fla.

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MIAMITIMESONLINE.COM - 2017-09-21 17:56:00

10th resident of Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills dies

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - A 10th resident of a Hollywood nursing home that had an air-conditioning issue after Hurricane Irma has died. Martha Murray, 94, died Wednesday, the Hollywood Police Department announced Thursday. Murray was the most recent resident of the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills

CLICK10.COM - 2017-09-21 17:27:45

A timeline of unfolding tragedy at nursing home

3 p.m., electrical power to the AC chiller goes down. (Nursing home)3:49 pm, Hollywood Hills places online work order to FPL; places eight "spot coolers." (Nursing home)6:51 p.m., Nursing home reports that it is closed but that heating and cooling are operational. (Governor's Office) Monday, 9/11/17

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-23 20:50:00

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

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, 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

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

From care center to purgatory to hellhole: How 10 frail elders died after Irma

As she got ready to say goodbye to her mother at the Hollywood Hills nursing home, Rose Wyda's heart was sick. Hurricane Irma had been gone for nearly 48 hours, but the trail of shattered trees and broken, hissing power lines the storm left behind was still dangerously apparent. And the nursing home

MIAMI HERALD - 2017-09-22 17:38:00

Florida summit targets nursing home hurricane improvements - but will anything change?

Florida health-care regulators and the nursing home industry have long known senior facilities can be a dangerous place to be after a hurricane. As far back as 2006, the nursing home industry had a hurricane summit that revealed two key points: That nursing homes are not on the state's top priority

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-23 00:15:00

No industry-friendly Irma reviews | Editorial

The Florida Legislature could help the state better prepare for hurricanes. The Public Service Commission could critically review how utilities performed during and after Hurricane Irma. But that will happen only if the Legislature and the commission acknowledge and learn from their own failures. Ho

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-22 22:15:00

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

Nursing home tragedy demands a revolution in care | Opinion

BOLD Justice, an interfaith group of 20 congregations, has been hearing tragic stories of abuse and neglect in long-term care facilities for years. We write representing those congregations and the work we are doing to actively fight for a new type of skilled nursing care in Broward County. The eigh

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-09-22 16:00:00

Machete-Wielding Woman Arrested After Threats at Kardashian Store: Police

Television cameras covering the initial incident were rolling as the woman returned to the West Hollywood store A woman who entered a Kardashian-owned store Thursday was arrested after allegedly threatening employees with a handgun and threatening death to the famous family while being armed with a

NBC MIAMI - 2017-09-22 11:02:28