Fort Lauderdale

(Source: CBS4)

Community Fights For Fencing To Keep Homeless, Sex Offenders From Living Under Bridges

For months residents in a Fort Lauderdale community say they dealt with two major issues — a group of sex offenders and a group of homeless people living under bridges near their homes causing problems.

03/10/2015

Ruthanne Stadnik, a 62-year-old teacher at Sunrise Middle School, said one of her sixth grade students punched her in the face Friday. (Source: CBS4)

Teacher Still Loves Job After Student Throws Punch

A teacher, after reportedly being punched with a closed fist in the face by a student, said despite the incident she’s looking forward to going back.

03/10/2015

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Senators Clash Over Exemptions From Child-Care Licensing

A bill that would make clear national groups like the Boys and Girls Clubs are exempt from Florida licensing requirements is stalled in a legislative committee, sparking a clash between two state senators.

03/09/2015

Source: CBS4

Escaped Prisoner Found In Lauderdale Lakes

The search is over for an escaped juvenile prisoner in Fort Lauderdale.

03/07/2015

PALM HARBOR, FL - MARCH 16:  A pelican as seen on the Copperhead course during the final round of the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club on March 16, 2014 in Palm Harbor, Florida.  (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Pelican Patients To Be Released After Rehab Center Unveiling

A group of rehabilitated pelicans will be released back into the wild on Friday, the same day as a new habitat for others of their kind is set to be unveiled.

03/06/2015

Source: CBS4

Teen Prisoner Escapes Custody In Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale Police are searching for an escaped juvenile prisoner.

03/06/2015

Vincent Reniard Stanley, of Lauderhill, is facing a charge of first-degree murder while Israel Brown is charged with accessory after the fact to murder. (Source: BSO)

Arrests Made In Deadly Real Estate Robbery

A man accused of shooting and killing a prospective home buyer while he and his wife were looking at a home is behind bars.

03/05/2015

A pelican is recuperating after its pouch was slashed and its wing was hacked off. (Source: cbs4)

Local Vet Rehabilitates Pelican, Amid Search For Culprits

A South Florida vet is helping rehabilitate a pelican found with his pouch slashed and his wing hacked off.

03/05/2015

Milad Avazdavani appeared in court on March 4, 2015 after being arrested, accused of fraudulently accessing American Airlines frequent flyer accounts. (Source: CBS4)

Student Accused Of Using Other Users’ AA Frequent Flyer Miles

A foreign student living in South Florida is accused using other people’s frequent flyer miles.

03/04/2015

A pelican is recuperating after its pouch was slashed and its wing was hacked off. (Courtesy: South Florida Veterinarian Don Harris )

Pelicans Turning Up With Slashed Pouches, Missing Wings

Florida Wildlife officials are searching for a person or people who slashed a number of pelicans’ pouches and hacked their wings off.

03/03/2015

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