Florida Rep. Kristin Jacobs Dies Of CancerRep. Kristin Jacobs has died of colon cancer at the age of 60.
Lawmaker Wants Daylight-Saving Time Year RoundDo you dislike having to switch from Eastern standard time to Daylight-saving time, and visa versa, every year?
House Panel Approves Miami-Dade Needle Exchange Pilot ProgramHouse members began moving forward Wednesday with a renewed effort to approve a pilot needle-exchange program in Miami-Dade County.
Broward Commissioners Want More Research Before Banning KratomThe addictive herbal drug kratom will not be banned in Broward County – for now at least.
Broward County Commission Holds Public Hearing On Kratom BanThe Broward County Commission is taking up the issue of a possible ban on the herbal drug kratom at a 2 p.m. public hearing on Monday.
Tragic Death Moves Broward Commissioner To Ban Addictive DrugThe suicide of a 20-year-old man addicted to a powerful new drug has sparked a Broward commissioner to push for its ban.
Legal Challenge To Broward's District 2 Race
Battle Over Experience Dominates Broward PrimarySteve Perman is talking trash. And now he wants Broward County voters to smell what he means. The Coral Springs chiropractor this week unwrapped an odiferous "scratch-and-sniff" mailer --- possibly the first of its kind in the Florida campaign world --- to smoke out Broward County Commissioner Kristin Jacobs in the Democratic primary battle for House District 96.
Broward Commission Picks New Mayor, Vice MayorBroward County Commissioners have elected a new Mayor and Vice Mayor, a job the voters don't get to choose.
BP Oil Spill Two Years LaterOn April 20, 2010, the U.S. faced the worst offshore spill in its history as oil from the BP offshore drilling site spewed onto the Gulf of Mexico.
Commission Names New Broward Mayor, Vice-MayorBroward County Commissioners have elected a new Mayor and Vice Mayor, a job the voters don't get to choose.
Local Group, Commissioners Protest Against Pill MillsA South Florida group and two Broward County Commissioners, along with members of the community, joined forces to protest pill mill operations in Broward County.