15 hours ago | Politics
After hearing about $43 million, 75-foot parking garage proposed for a spot in front of her building, C. Ann Lanese attended the Fort Lauderdale city commission meeting last Tuesday night in opposition. But there were many items on the agenda...
2 days ago | Religion
At 6:30 p.m. on a recent Monday, six folks from across the tri-county area met at a Delray Beach condominium to talk about death. It is believed to be the first gathering of its type in South Florida, and hosted by Suzy Anand Garfinkle, a kind Jew...
4 days ago | Health
On a recent Thursday at 10:30 a.m., one mother holds a plank position as her pig-tailed toddler breastfeeds from the yoga mat beneath her. Five other mothers (some pregnant) exercise beside her. Vanilla Ice’s “Ice, Baby, Ice” blasts from the speak...
5 days ago | Politics
Florida's Congressional districts were redrawn last year after the Florida Supreme Court sided with plaintiffs who claimed that districts were gerrymandered to favor Republicans and incumbents. But as early voting starts today for the August 30 pr...
8 days ago | Crime
"Great news!" Rica Danastor told New Times yesterday "I can't wait to call everyone and tell them. We're so happy." Though Danastor's brother, Maxime Cherilus, was sentenced to 10 years in prison—more than six times the prosecution's recommen...
9 days ago | Environment
Riverland Road is known for its quiet streets and veil of tree canopy. When one owner wanted to dissect his 5.19-acre property into 13 parcels of land to make way for a new road, sidewalk, and 13 new homes, the residents of Riverland worried about...