Why Was This Sex Offender Released from Jail?

David Becker has a notorious past. He also appears to have trouble in the present. For the second time in a month, Becker — a convicted sex offender — was arrested at his half-million dollar […]


211 Broward Needs Help

211 Broward — the free helpline which connects people in need with a wide range of services — needs help itself. The agency is trying to close a $25,000 budget shortfall. Don’t fear — the […]


Homeless Numbers Increase in Broward

There are more than 3,800 homeless people living in Broward County, according to a survey of the homeless completed in January. That is an 18% increase from the last count in 2009. Of those 3,800, […]


Extra Set of Eyes on Broward School Board

The Inspector General from the Florida Department of Education will keep a close eye on the actions of the Broward County School Board over the next 6 months. The Florida Education Commissioner — Eric Smith […]


Gov. Scott Digs In on Prescription Drug Tracking

Bipartisan pressure continues to mount on Florida Governor Rick Scott to change his stance on a Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) approved by the state legislature last year. U.S. Senators, Congressmen and the Governor of […]