Hollywood school catches fire after tar pot on roof ignites

Officials now know what started a fire at a Hollywood school. Crews were working on the roof of the Literacy Center, along North 24th AvenueRead More

Democratic primary for Florida’s District 20 again pits Cherfilus-McCormick against Holness

The Democratic primary for Florida’s 20th District sees a rematch between rivals: incumbent U.S. Rep. Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick and former Broward County Mayor Dale Holness. Cherfilus-McCormickRead More

Longtime Pembroke Pines Publix employee gifted new Honda SUV in United Way raffle

A longtime supermarket exployee in Pembroke Pines was surprised with a new ride all his own. United Way of Broward County gifted Publix employee NicolasRead More

South Florida schoolteachers make final preps ahead of start of classes

Students are not the only ones about to hit the books next week. South Florida schoolteachers are also getting prepared for the first day ofRead More

2 well-known Broward Democrats vie for newly created district in the county

Call it a battle royale between two well-known Broward County Democrats for the newly created District 35 State Senate seat, which incorporates the southwest portionsRead More

Suspended Sunrise Police sergeant caught on camera grabbing officer by throat loses pay

A Sunrise Police sergeant who was suspended following an incident where he was caught on camera grabbing a fellow officer by the throat will no longerRead More

Toddler struck by hit-and-run driver in Oakland Park

A driver fled the scene after hitting a 2-year-old girl in Oakland Park, authorities said. The incident happened near Northwest 43rd Street and Fifth Avenue,Read More

Cancer survivor prepares home-cooked meals for medical staff that saved her life

They say gratitude is everything, and a traveling chef wheeled in her appreciation for the nurses and staff who took care of her with home-cookedRead More

BSO searching for teen missing from Weston

The Broward Sheriff’s Office Missing Persons Unit is asking for the public’s help to locate a missing 14-year-old boy. According to detectives, Chase Perrotta wasRead More

Hollywood teen charged as adult following sexual assault arrest

A teenager accused of kidnapping and repeatedly raping a woman on a Hollywood sidewalk is being charged as an adult. The news was announced inRead More