Editor's note: Evan Rowe is an adjunct professor of history at Broward College. Despite the campaign hype and advertising, despite the fact that this election will decide Florida's governor and the legality of medical marijuana, the largest voting bloc this election cycle will be, as it was in 2010 ... More >>
Lauren Book, daughter of lobbyist Ron Book, is considering a run for state Senate for South Broward in 2016. Ron Book -- who reps a bevy of governments, including Broward, and private clients, including the Miami Dolphins, and is regarded by many as the most powerful lobbyist in Florida -- has had ... More >>
Around and around we go; today is the start to yet another lovely workweek. Hopefully, you have a bit of a spring in your step from some indulgent weekend activities. If not, don't fret; there are still plenty of events to keep you busy through your working days. Whether you're looking to sip and ... More >>
Rick Scott officially kicked off his tour of Florida car dealerships reelection campaign yesterday at a Volkswagen dealership in Jacksonville. He and some Republican supporters chanted his campaign slogan, "Let's keep working!" Today at noon, when Scott comes to an AutoNation dealership in Greenacr ... More >>
Jeb Bush briefly spoke in Spanish, called illegal immigrants "risk takers" and touted Common Core standards as a keynote at the sixth annual Broward Workshop State of our County Forum at Signature Grand Friday morning in Davie.
In case you hadn't heard, Florida's texting while driving ban went into effect today. But, as it stands, the law is kinda hard to enforce. But, on the day everything became official, Democrats and Republicans are coming together to call for a tougher law -- one that actually makes a difference. S ... More >>
flickr.com A message in spray paint over rust. I expected that, after several extensions, the highly controversial (Obama supporters would say "successful") "Cash for Clunkers" government incentive program would close with the riotous thunder of salesmen and car shoppers ... More >>
Fort Lauderdale-based AutoNation, which has been battered by the recession like the rest of the auto industry, will have a majority shareholder -- ELS Investment Inc. That's Eddie Lampert, a financier who's made his billions by identifying companies who have ruined their potential through mismanagem ... More >>
Hey, sorry for not keeping the pump primed on this thing. Deep into one of those cover stories we do. But I do want to share with you my holiday card (holy shiite, this year flew by, eh?). It's from my stock broker. Happy holidays, folks. [Also, on a related note, the SunSentinel proclaims tod ... More >>
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The Second Annual Florida Conference on Diversity and Disparity
Bob Horvath was the ultimate company man for GM and sold their cars for 40 years. The thanks he got? The auto giant put him out of business.
Isn't selling cars for Republic Industries hard enough without your boss cracking racist jokes all the time?