2 days ago | Animal Planet
Last time '90s pop punk band Smash Mouth was in the news, their lead singer was so furious that he had to be subdued by security after someone threw a slice of bread at him onstage. That was in June, and made for some pretty great video. Now, Smas...
3 days ago | Health
For the past three years, Dr. Hansel Tookes, a 34-year-old medical resident specializing in infectious diseases, has fought to bring a needle-exchange program to South Florida. With the spike in heroin use, a needle exchange is desperately needed ...
4 days ago | Crime
Monalisa Weber is a former probation officer for the Florida Department of Corrections. She worked with hundreds of offenders, helping them fill out paperwork and meet court dates. After six years she grew frustrated and resigned—noticing that mos...
6 days ago | Broward News
Last week, we mused about eight ways Fort Lauderdale has changed for the better, highlighting social justice, the FAT Village art walk, and Uber. But as with any performance review, we get the back-patting out of the way, and then move on to...
10 days ago | Environment
Armed with a scuba tank and speargun, Christian Mathisen has been plunging deeper than 100 feet into South Florida's waters for the last 20 years. Based out of Jupiter, Mathisen says he has spent nearly $90,000 acquiring the necessary permits to l...
12 days ago | Broward News
In 2007, then-Governor Charlie Christ appointed Matthew Destry as a criminal judge in Florida's 17th Judicial Circuit, serving Broward County. Shortly after, Brian Greenwald, then a public defender, was assigned cases that came before Destry. For ...