Broward County Newswire

Broward County Newswire

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  1. Two men admit they imported 24 pounds of flakka ingredientRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Michael J. Hernandez, 25, of Orlando, and Jonell Vega-Mercado, 21, of Clermont, admitted they imported more than 24 pounds of the key ingredient for flakka that was shipped to Broward County from China. Michael J. Hernandez, 25, of Orlando, and Jonell Vega-Mercado, 21, of Clermont, admitted they imported more than 24 pounds of the key ingredient for flakka that was shipped to Broward County from China.

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  2. Homeowners file new lawsuits over runway noiseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... shortlived. A team of lawyers from three law firms announced this week they've filed two new lawsuits against Broward County regarding runway noise and delays in soundproofing for homes near Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. When the ...

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  3. Airport contractor misrepresented hiring, investigation findsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... five-year period. The goal of the CBE program is to increase participation of small businesses in Broward County projects, whether as prime contractors and subcontractors. "Our investigation found misconduct, and we have made several recommendations ...

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  4. 'Buttocks enhancement' silicone sends woman to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Teresa Nunez Orrego, 46, was sentencd to 10 months in federal prison after admitting she traveled from Peru to Broward County with silicone, large hypodermic needles and syringes to perform an illegal cosmetic procedure, or "buttocks enhancement." Teresa Nunez Orrego, 46, was sentencd to 10 months in federal prison after admitting she traveled from Peru to Broward County with silicone, large hypodermic needles and syringes to perform an illegal cosmetic procedure, or "buttocks enhancement."

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  5. Schools to watch storm, no decision on closings yetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    "As of right now, we're tracking and monitoring along with Broward Emergency Management, but we've made no plans. We're not doing anything differently," said Nadine Drew, a spokeswoman for Broward County Schools.

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  6. Dog Day of SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... the above possible. This Thursday, PetSet - the elite networking and fundraising arm of the Humane Society of Broward County - will gather for another fundraising effort with Dog Day of Summer at Rhythm & Vine Beer Garden, 401 NE Fifth Terrace, Fort ...

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  7. Bill Daly, groundbreaking salesman of Japanese carsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... In 1967, Datsun, a Japanese company (renamed Nissan in the 1980s) was trying to establish a foothold in Broward County . But Kevin Daly said none of the car dealers in the area would sell them; the public was still angry over the Japanese attack on ...

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  8. Cops: Man pointed gun at Delray Beach woman in attempted carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    Police in Delray Beach arrested an 18-year-old accused of using a gun in an attempted carjacking and then trying to drive into a police cruiser to get away. Ariel Collazo, a Broward County resident, is in jail facing a list of charges including carjacking with a firearm, aggravated assault on an officer, resisting arrest and fleeing.

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  9. Man threatened to arrest prostitute if she didn't have unprotected sex, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... to sex. Rose was arrested Wednesday. He has no criminal record. At his first-appearance hearing Thursday, Broward County Judge John "Jay" Hurley set bond for Rose at $10,000 and ordered that Rose wear a GPS electronic monitor. Rose's lawyer, Michael ...

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  10. Venezuelan boat builder relocates to Dania BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... brand further in the U.S. starting with South Florida. "Promarine's decision to launch its U.S. operations in Broward County demonstrates the strength of our marine industry and the company's confidence in the region as a place to build their ...

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  11. Sun Trolley Streamlines Uptown "Lunch" Link Route to Better Serve Working ProfessionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... nine routes connecting residents, tourists and working professionals from Fort Lauderdale's neighborhoods to Broward County Transit and Tri-Rail as well as destinations such as Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fort Lauderdale beach, ...

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  12. Storm prep guide: How to care for your petsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... d Monroe counties, visit the South Florida Veterinary Medical Association at www.sfvma. In Broward, visit the Broward County Veterinary Medical Association at browardcountyvma.org.

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  13. Palm Beach County sees surge in traffic deaths in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... percent jump in traffic deaths in the first six months of 2015 compared to the first half of 2014. However, Broward County hasn't seen a spike in traffic deaths. So far this year, 111 people have died on Broward roads compared to 114 at this time ...

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  14. AAA predicts busiest Labor Day travel in 7 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... Labor Day to be the lowest in a decade. The average price for regular gas was $2.46 per gallon Thursday in Broward County , down from $3.42 a year ago. The average price in Palm Beach County was $2.51, down from $3.49. One caution: Prices could rise ...

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  15. South Florida Winter Business Trade ExpoRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... Harry Baum said, "I am thrilled to bring our successful Business Expo to the Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center . With this excellent venue we will have more space for exhibitors, workshops and seminars in over 35,000 square ...

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  16. Parents Arrested After Leaving Infant Outs...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WIOD-AM Miramar

    A Central Florida Mom and Dad vacationing in South Florida arrested after leaving their three month old baby outside of a bar when they were drinking... Broward County Judge John Hurley says 27-year-old Amy Schafer left the baby outside in a car carrier, while she and the child's father, 28-year-old Antonio Nieves, were in O'Malley's bar in Margate.

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  17. Woman found dead in Pembroke Pines apartment complexRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Local10.com

    ... ne with information is asked to contact Pembroke Pines police at 954-431-2200, email [email protected], or call Broward County Crimestoppers at 954-493-TIPS.

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  18. Broward man arrested in alleged Delray Beach carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Palm Beach Post

    An 18-year-old Broward County man is in the Palm Beach County Jail after he allegedly carjacked a woman in Delray Beach, according to a police report. Ariel Luis Collazo, 18, told Delray Beach police that he used a BB gun in the carjacking so that he wouldn't be charged with armed robbery.

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  19. Amber Waves: Good gourd, it's too early for pumpkins, so let's get FunkyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Two flights of Funky Buddha beers served Aug. 18, 2015, at Alewife in Five Points. The Broward County craft brewery's beers were introduced to the Jacksonville market starting Aug. 17. When we stagger through the autoclave that is a Florida August, the last thing we want is a big, boozy, sweet, spicy pumpkin beer.

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  20. Delray Beach woman persuades gunman not to carjack her, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... and the woman, whose name hasn't been released, ran from the SUV, which police discovered was stolen from Broward County . He first told police he was picked up by a 14- or 15-year-old friend in Lauderhill. After heading north on Interstate 95, the ...

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