Monday Sep 8
FL: Buses on S.R. 7 to Jump Ahead of Cars at Prospect Road
Sept. 07--Limited-stop buses on Broward's busiest bus route are about to get a jump on traffic at one intersection in North Lauderdale. A right turn lane on northbound State Road 7 at Prospect Road has been equipped with a special signal to give buses a green light a few seconds ahead of drivers waiting on red.
Broward Providing Plenty of Homework Help
The room packed with kids looked like a classroom at any school. There were teachers, computers and white boards.
Former CEO of failed bank fined by regulators for hiring ex-con
Federal regulators fined Blas Betancourt, former president and CEO of the failed Security Bank, $10,000 for knowingly employing an ex-convict and approving a troubled insider loan.
Stars and Stripes
Despite progress in backlog, thousands of Florida's veterans still wait for benefits
While his mortgage, electric bill and child support payments fell months behind, James Pendleton, a 57-year-old U.S. Army veteran from North Lauderdale, waited years for disability compensation benefits.