Broward County Newswire (Page 9)

Broward County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Broward County, FL. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 5,263 in Broward County, FL

  1. laura Tanna: American friends of Jamaica aiding educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | The Gleaner

    ... already noted in the Gleaner on April 20th. Also recognised at the event was Robert Runcie, Superintendent of Broward County Public Schools, the sixth-largest school district in the US, with nearly 270,000 students in 238 schools, centres and ...

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  2. Amarillo seeks traffic engineerRead the original story

    Saturday May 7 | Amarillo.com

    ... abandoned the position in July 2011 after he was named a person of interest in an FBI investigation of the Broward County, Fla., traffic division, where El Eid was previously a director. In April 2013, Southeast Underground Utilities owner Anthoneel ...

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  3. Broward hesitant on convention hotel contractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... ORG XMIT: S-S1402041002507454 (Joe Cavaretta / Sun Sentinel SoFlaShare) The contractor who would build a Broward County Convention Center expansion and hotel has experience constructing the county's highest profile public works projects. ...

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  4. Julia Yarbough Julia Yarbough Media GrouopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | Voices

    ... talent; commercial; Florida Department of Transportation *Executive Producer/writer; video production; Broward County Minority Builder's Coalition *Creator of on-line website/blog HIGHWAY TO A HUSBAND with national and international a following; ...

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  5. Uber and Lyft's Austin battle over fingerprinting goes to votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... the "gold standard." Uber settled the suit for $10 million in April. The company has previously pulled out of Broward County, Florida, Columbus, Ohio and San Antonio, Texas, over the issue, returning only after fingerprint requirements were waived. ...

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  6. Oil company gets OK to expand oil search in South Florida preserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | The Miami Herald

    ... oil. The work would take place across 70,000 acres straddling Alligator Alley about 10 miles west of the Broward County line, a region of cypress and pine forest, swamps and wet prairies that's home to Florida panthers, black bears and much more ...

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  7. 2 dogs attack 2 women, kill smaller dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... was also attacked. Both women were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, and the smaller dog was dead. Broward County Animal Care reports that the attacking dogs were taken into custody. Their owner was issued six citations and fined $3,075. ...

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  8. Hollywood Warehouse Sale Finalized by Current Capital Group and Todd NepolaRead the original story

    Saturday May 7 | PR.com

    ... of sale. "This property is very strategically located in one of the best-performing industrial submarkets in Broward County," said Nepola. "The warehouses are located just a few blocks from the new Walmart Super Center and Hollywood's developing 441 ...

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  9. 'Wawa South' ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | CSP

    ... the end of 2019, the company wants to have about 20 stores open in Palm Beach County and about 20 stores in Broward County. The company also expects to expand into Miami-Dade by 2017 or 2018, John Poplawski, senior director of site acquisition, told ...

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  10. Florida grand jury indicts charter school management companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A charter school management company which has operated schools statewide was indicted this week by a Florida Panhandle grand jury, accused of fraudulently billing a charter school for supplies, equipment and services. The charges of grand theft, money laundering and aggravated white collar crime were announced Thursday by State Attorney Bill Eddins against the management company, Newpoint Education Partners, as well as three other vendors.

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  11. Finkelstein unopposed for Broward public defender; Satz faces challenger for state attorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... that after 40 years of Satz, voters deserve a change in leadership at the State Attorney's Office. Seven Broward County Court judges are assured re-election now that the period for qualifying to get on the ballot has ended. But three recently ...

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  12. Five sitting judges face challenges in Broward court racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Seven Broward County Court judges are assured re-election now that the period for qualifying to get on the ballot has ended. But three recently appointed judges are facing challenges, and a dozen attorneys are vying for four open seats.

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  13. Oil exploration in Big Cypress wins approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... oil. The work would take place across 70,000 acres straddling Alligator Alley about 10 miles west of the Broward County line, a region of cypress and pine forest, swamps and wet prairies that's home to Florida panthers, black bears and much more ...

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  14. Broward Commissioner Stacy Ritter gets tourism CEO jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Stacy Ritter, a county commissioner, will replace Nicki Grossman as president of CEO of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau Stacy Ritter, a county commissioner, will replace Nicki Grossman as president of CEO of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau The former state legislator will promote Broward County to tourists worldwide, replacing longtime tourism czar Nicki Grossman , who retires at the end of the month. County Administrator Bertha Henry said after weighing input from others she concluded Ritter was the best to run the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau, with its staff of 41 and budget of $30 million.

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  15. Turbulence injures 7 on Pittsburgh-bound jet from Punta CanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | WTNH

    ... nce over the Bahamas, and the plane was diverted to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. The Broward County sheriff's office says the injuries weren't life-threatening. The most seriously hurt was a flight attendant who had head injuries.

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  16. Passengers wounded on bumpy flight: How dangerous is turbulence?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. None of the injuries were life-threatening, according to the Broward County sheriff's office in Florida. The flight attendant was the most seriously hurt. While turbulence can be a scary part of plane ...

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  17. Giant swing set at Markham Park aims to set world recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... showing how the swing set was assembled will be available on the Facebook page of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Broward County .

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  18. GOP Official: Hillary Will 'Go Down Like' LewinskyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 29 | Drudge Retort

    A Florida GOP official said that Hillary Clinton would "go down like Monica Lewinsky" if she debated Donald Trump. Bob Sutton, chairman of the Broward County GOP Executive Committee, suggested Clinton would be easy to debate in the general election.

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  19. Tony Winner Levi Kreis to Headline Diversity Honors, to Benefit Harvey Milk Foundation & Pride CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Cohen, City of Aventura Commissioner; Rae Franks, lawyer and LGBT advocate; Robert Runcie, Superintendent of Broward County Public Schools and Judge David Young , plus the annual Milk Foundation Milan Rosza Award will recognize Ryland Whittington. ...

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  20. Florida GOP Official: 'Clinton Will Go Down Like Monica Lewinsky'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Crooks and Liars

    Here's a taste of what we can expect from Trump supporters in the days to come, because Republicans never fail to be as disgusting as they possibly can. Bob Sutton, chairman of the Broward County GOP Executive Committee, suggested Clinton would be easy to debate in the general election.

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