Clutching candles and each other, Maritza Medina’s family, friends and neighbors held a vigil in her honor Thursday outside Southwest Ranches Town Hall.
Maritza Medina lost her life when a man, who was fleeing from police, crashed into her car. Now Medina’s family, friends and some neighbors have focused their anger on the gates that separate her home in Southwest Ranches from Pembroke Pines—which forced Medina to take the route where she lost her life.
There are three small gates that divide the town of Southwest Ranches and Pembroke Pines. And over the past two decades, these same three gates have been the source of controversy and debate.
Family, friends and neighbors are mourning the death of Maritza Medina—a mother and wife killed after her car was slammed by a suspect that was attempting to flee police Wednesday.
It was a wet weekend for South Florida with some communities receiving several inches of rain in a matter of hours.
More rain is in the forecast for Sunday afternoon which is not welcome news for some Broward residents who experienced minor flooding from Saturday’s downpours.
Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies are investigating a burglary to the Southwest Ranches home of Miami Heat center Udonis Haslem.
Former Broward County Commissioner Diana Wasserman-Rubin was in court Monday to plead guilty to misdemeanor charges, instead of felony charges. The more serious charges were dropped due to Wasserman-Rubin’s deteriorating health.
A Davie man has been charged multiple counts after a deadly accident Satuday in Southwest Ranches.
Starting Monday, residents of Weston, Southwest Ranches and Davie who get their wather from the City of Sunrise will notice a different taste.