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41 min ago | Miami's Community Newspapers

Adonel plans second Ft. Lauderdale plant

Adonel Concrete, South Florida's largest independently-owned concrete company, has announced the acquisition of 2.5 acres of land to build a second concrete plant in northeast Broward County.

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Related Topix: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Local10.com

Public hearing to be held on how travelers will exit newly-expanded FLL

A public hearing will be held Thursday night about how visitors will be able to leave the newly-expanded Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport and drive south to Hollywood HOSPITAL WHERE HE IS NOW UNDER POLICE WATCH.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Broward Cultural Division to Host Creative Investment Program Workshop for Broward-Based Artists, 9/9

Broward Cultural Division invites interested Broward-based artists to a grant workshop for the Creative Investment Program , offered on Tuesday, September 9 at 5:30 PM in the Broward County Main Library, Cybrary Computer Lab, 7th Floor, 100 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale.

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Related Topix: Fort Lauderdale, FL, Arts, Graphic Design

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Real estate Q&A: New owner doesn't meet condo's age restriction

Q: I live in a 55-and-over condominium. A neighboring property recently was sold at a foreclosure auction to a young couple who moved in with their small children.

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Broward-Palm Beach

Ten Best Guitar Shops in Broward County

Long before the internet changed the way we do everything, guitar stores were mystical places.

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Related Topix: Hallandale, FL

Business Journal

Citizens aims to reduce rates

Citizens Property Insurance Corp. is proposing to cut the rates of most policies in Broward and Palm Beach counties.

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Related Topix: Palm Beach County, FL

KeysNews.com

County faces wind rate increases

Seven out of 10 Florida residents covered by Citizen Property Insurance Corp. will see property insurance rate decreases, according to the company's recommendations.

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Related Topix: Miami Dade County, FL

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Capital Soup

Sokoloff Wins Broward Primary

Broward County attorney, Rhoda Sokoloff, was victorious and came in first out of four candidates in the race for Broward County Circuit Court Judge, Group 16. "I am grateful to my supporters and the voters of Broward County for casting their vote for experience, service and leadership.

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Broward-Palm Beach

David Beckham Reportedly Turns Down Broward Stadium Offer; Officials Deny Hearing From Him

David Beckham's group of investors looking for a South Florida stadium for their MLS club have reportedly turned down Broward County.

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Related Topix: Fort Lauderdale, FL, Miami Dade County, FL

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Swing State Project

Daily Kos Elections: Arizona, Florida, and Oklahoma primary liveblog #1

Tonight voters in Arizona and Florida go to the polls in their party primary, and Oklahoma will hold a runoff in races where no candidate cleared 50 percent in June .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative David Rivera, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, Palm Beach County, FL, Palm Beach, FL, Barack Obama

The Miami Herald

Florida child welfare worker, 3 others charged girl's starvation death

A Broward County grand jury has charged four women - one of them a child welfare caseworker - with ignoring the suffering of a severely disabled Lauderhill pre-teen who withered away and died while under the protection of the state.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Lauderhill, FL, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

CBS Local

Steering You Right: Road Closures In Miami-Dade & Broward

The eastbound 836 exit ramp to southbound NW 27th Avenue will be closed through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. each night.

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The Miami Herald

Florida child welfare worker, 3 others charged girl's starvation death

A Broward County grand jury has charged four women - one of them a child welfare caseworker - with ignoring the suffering of a severely disabled Lauderhill pre-teen who withered away and died while under the protection of the state.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Lauderhill, FL, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

Swing State Project

Daily Kos Elections: Arizona, Florida, and Oklahoma primary liveblog #1

Tonight voters in Arizona and Florida go to the polls in their party primary, and Oklahoma will hold a runoff in races where no candidate cleared 50 percent in June .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative David Rivera, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, Palm Beach County, FL, Palm Beach, FL, Barack Obama

The Miami Herald

Read to children, change a life

After reading to my students, we'd walk around the library and I'd tell them: 'Look at all of these books; soon you'll be able to read every single one.

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Related Topix: Preschoolers, Family, Life, Charity , Miami Dade County, FL

Local10.com

Fort Lauderdale police officer helps teary teenage girl with back-to-school problem

Fort Lauderdale police officer Aaron Baxter responded to a "typical call where a kid was refusing to go to school" Tuesday morning, he said on Facebook.

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Related Topix: Fort Lauderdale, FL

CBS Local

Polls Running Smooth In Broward

Voter turnout continues to be light across all of South Florida, including Broward County, where there have been no reported glitches so far.

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Related Topix: Lauderhill, FL

CBS Local

Steering You Right: Road Closures In Miami-Dade & Broward

The eastbound 836 exit ramp to southbound NW 27th Avenue will be closed through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. each night.

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The Miami Herald

Democrats plan post-primary push for unity

Internal dissension and apathy have helped keep Democrats out of the Governor's Mansion for 16 years.

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Related Topix: US News, Charlie Crist, US Governors, Fort Lauderdale, FL, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Nelson

Mon Aug 25, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

1 killed, 1 hurt in smuggling trip from Haiti

A journey from Haiti to South Florida ended in tragedy for one of 20 migrants who were believed to have been part of a smuggling operation.

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