When Sarah Orzechowitz walked through the doors at Nova Southeastern University on the first day of classes in winter 2012, she had her hopes pinned on a career as a nurse. But as the mother of two went through the Davie university's program, higher learning turned out to be a hellish gauntlet of ha ... More >>
Earlier this month, Shaquille O'Neal graduated from Miami's Barry University with an Ed.D. in Leadership in Education. You'll be happy to know Dr. O'Neal has been putting his freshly polished brain-pieces to work and is doing his darnedest to exercise Leadership in Education for Harbin Brewery, ... More >>
Yet again, some place in South Florida ranks high on a nationwide list of some sort of crappy economic indicator.This time, it's Nova Southeastern University ranking third-highest in the nation based on the average amount of student debt the class of 2010 had upon graduation.According to statisti ... More >>
Flickr user: tvolMore Ira Glass!UPDATE: Yes, the new 101.9 FM signal is weak and not available everywhere in Palm Beach County. Unfortunately, there's not much the station can do about it. Read more after the jump.Sept.14-- Static, fuzz, then the sweet sound of a geeky story about teenaged drivin ... More >>
via Krystal SmithKrystal SmithKrystal Smith, 29, has been in prison for the past nine months, and in her first week of freedom, she is working towards a plan she mapped out while locked down -- one that she hopes will result in a her own business: a mobile chicken wing truck called Wing Fling Mob ... More >>
Flickr: Brady DillsworthMany college students in South Florida aren't nearly this happy.Welcome to South Florida! You're now living in a state where the babes are beautiful but the students are lost.U.S. News & World Report recently released its Best Colleges 2011 list, which rates the top 75 ... More >>
John MarekOn August 19, 48-year-old John Marek will be put to death by the State of Florida unless there is a major last-minute intervention by the governor or the courts. In 1983, Marek and a friend, Raymond Wigley, drove to Florida from Texas. On June 16 of that year, the two men encountered t ... More >>
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