Wilton Manors

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Focus on South Florida: Gay Marriage – Big Business

South Florida has long been a premier tourist destination for any number of reasons. Well now you can add gay destination weddings to that list. On Valentine’s Day last weekend— in honor of Broward County’s centennial and the recent rulings legalizing same sex marriage in Florida, the city of Wilton Manors hosted free marriage ceremonies for 100 people. We focus on this event in particular and the bigger picture of gay marriage as big business in Florida.

My TV 33–02/23/2015

Broward cabbie Ronald Smith is accused of sexually assaulting a passenger. (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Charges Dropped Against Taxi Driver Arrested For Allegedly Attacking Passenger

The charges against a taxi cab driver for allegedly attacking a passenger have been dropped.

02/09/2015

There were tense moments inside a Wilton Manors neighborhood Monday after a police bomb squad was called in to detonate a number of items at a man’s home – a man who police said had been setting fires.(Source: CBS4)

Bomb Squad Detonates Items After Standoff In Wilton Manors Neighborhood

There were tense moments inside a Wilton Manors neighborhood Monday after a police bomb squad was called in to detonate a number of items at a man’s home – a man who police said had been setting fires.

01/26/2015

November 17, 2014: A fire at 2607 NE 8th Avenue in  Wilton Manors. (Source: Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue)

Wilton Manors Fire Leaves Three Pets Dead

Firefighters worked to extinguish a fire at 2607 NE 8th Avenue in Wilton Manors Monday.

11/17/2014

Gay rights supporter Vin Testa waves a rainbow flag outside the U.S. Supreme Court building on June 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

4 Florida Cities Get Perfect Scores From Group 

The LGBT community needs to look no further than Florida when it comes to the promotion of equality. A human rights campaign not only marked Florida above the national average, four cities got perfect scores.

11/13/2014

(Source: wiltonmanors.com)

Wilton Manors Police Investigate Possible Hate Crime

Police in Wilton Manors have launched an investigation into what they termed a hate crime directed at one of the city’s residents. A man claims he was physically and verbally assaulted as he walked to his home Tuesday morning.

09/16/2014

Marek Christopher Amann (Source: BSO)

Man Charged With Moonshine Possession In Wilton Manors

After receiving a tip, state agents say they found more than a gallon of moonshine, a high-proof distilled spirits which is illegal in Florida, inside the home of a 32-year-old man.

08/05/2014

A gay pride flag. (Source: CBS4)

Parade & Entertainment Brings Communities Together In Wilton Manors

The Stonewall Pride Wilton Manors brought together the LGBT community Saturday to celebrate diversity.

06/21/2014

Source: AP (Josh Anderson)

Victim: Wilton Manors Hit & Run Was “No” Accident

Two men are recovering after being hit by a car in Wilton Manors on Monday night and the victims believe it was ‘no’ accident.

06/20/2014

Focus on South Florida: Gay Pride Month

June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month. L-G-B-T Pride Month is currently celebrated each year in June to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City.
The Stonewall riots were a tipping point for the gay liberation movement in this country. Gay pride month events across South Florida are plentiful, and nowhere is that more so than in Wilton Manors where a large percentage of the population identifies as LGBT. We look at what’s being planned and how Gay Pride Month has evolved over the years.

My TV 33–06/02/2014

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