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The Miami-based John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is offering $5 million for projects that help make South Florida and other communities better places to live.
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A tractor trailer hauling frozen dinners overturned early Tuesday morning in Bellevue closing an exit ramp of Interstate 40 west. According to police on scene, the driver pulled over at the McCrory Lane exit around 5 a.m. because he had been driving for 10 hours.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who stole from a Boy Scout troop over the weekend. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who stole from a Boy Scout troop over the weekend.
Child abuse is a growing epidemic around the globe. Statistics show a child is abused every 10 seconds and 5 children die each day due to abuse or neglect.
The suspect in custody after a man was killed and a woman was shot and hit by a car in Boynton Beach in early July will spend the rest of his life in prison, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office. Serge Alexander Motti, 58, was charged with first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon in connection with the case.
Danielle Marie Moffitt, 21, of Delray Beach was charged with DUI. She was taken into custody early Sunday morning and locked up in the Palm Beach County Jail.
A Wellington husband and wife were arrested early Sunday morning after paramedics were called to their home because a 17-year-old girl was found unconscious from alcohol poisoning, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue paramedics transported the girl, who passed out to Wellington Regional Medical Center for alcohol poisoning.
A man who told police he worked as a local high school football coach is behind bars and accused of aggravated child abuse.
Term-limited Palm Beach County Commissioner Jess Santamaria is spending big bucks to try to keep his western-county District 6 seat in the family. Democrat Santamaria and seven of his businesses gave the maximum $1,000 apiece in June to daughter Michelle Santamaria 's no-party campaign for her dad's commission seat.
Adrian Wyllie may need to buy a second home in South Florida with all the time he has been spending here during his campaign for governor. The Pinellas County small business man was in Lake Worth, Florida last night, September 14, 2014, attending a dinner with the Libertarian Party of Palm Beach County with about thirty attendees.
A south Nashville Publix is back open after being shut down Sunday for several hours after a suspicious bottle of syrup was found. HAZMAT crews were called to the business after a shopper found a bottle of syrup with an unknown white powder inside.
Belmont University will be the only college in the United States to have two current students competing in the Miss America pageant. Senior Haley Lewis, who was crowned Miss Tennessee on June 21, and junior Megan Swanson, who was crowned Miss Nebraska earlier this summer, will both be competing.
Employers' move to high-deductible health plans and greater use of generic drugs and wellness programs are limiting increases in health care costs, with no sign that premiums will surge in the near future. In 2014, group health plan premiums for family coverage increased 3% to an average of $16,834 per employee, according to a Kaiser Family Foundation survey of more than 2,000 employers released last week.
Several hundred people came out to support Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee Saturday night for the "Nashville and Friends at Home" benefit. The TV pilot for the hit ABC show "Nashville" was shot at the home, as well as several scenes from the first season as the home of Rayna Jaymes and Teddy Conrad.
The voice of the revolution is calm. It is kind. It is the voice of a 59-year-old kindergarten teacher who cares more about her students than her paycheck.
Police told News 2 the incident started when the victim, Joshua Dobson, got into an argument over the phone with his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend, 29-year-old Michael Young. Authorities said Dobson warned Young not to come to his home, but he showed up anyway with a man named Troy Weiss.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:21 am
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