Well, here we are. 2013 is about to be kaput. A brand new year filled with crazy Florida news stories awaits us. Whatever 2014 brings, we're sure it's going to be pretty nuts, pretty wild, and pretty fantastic. We hope you come along for the ride, just as you did all this year. But before we ta ... More >>
Back in May, a teacher at Wiregrass Ranch High School confiscated an iPhone from a 15-year-old female student who she suspected was using the device to cheat on a test. When school administrators searched the phone for evidence of crib notes, they stumbled onto a photo of a 15-year-old boy and a 14 ... More >>
Dozens of Broward Sheriff's Office deputies descended on Cypress Bay High School on Friday to quell an on-campus disturbance involving hundreds of students. Thanks to the quick-thinking hand of justice that is the BSO, the disturbance was quickly and efficiently silenced, and the suspect, a 17-year ... More >>
In a story that is equal parts heartbreaking, confounding, and just a friggin' nightmare to parents with kids of all ages, two Pasco County teens were arrested Tuesday on child-porn charges. The charges comes after one of them allegedly videotaped the other having sex with a girl on their high scho ... More >>
A website that posts sexually explicit photos of teenaged girls reportedly put up photos of students from Cypress Bay High School, according to morning show DJs at Power 96. See also: - Deputies Charge Cypress Bay's Bathroom Peeper Normally, morning show DJs breaking news should be taken with an ... More >>
The Sun Sentinel had a cheerful story today about the state's new education rankings -- "Broward Schools land at top of state rankings," read the online headline of the story, which notes that the county has three high schools in the top 20.But what that story omits is that the county is also hom ... More >>
Broward Sheriff's OfficeMichael JacobsMichael Jacobs -- a 43-year-old band booster for Cypress Bay High School in Weston -- liked to have parties at his place with weed, alcohol, and porn.The problem is, those parties were "sleepovers," and the partygoers were boys between the ages of 12 and ... More >>
You've probably read about the construction of Broward School Board Member Jennifer Gottlieb's pet school in Hollywood that wasn't needed at all but still cost taxpayers some $25 million and ruined a neighborhood park. GottliebThe school, Beachside Montessori Village (which is ne ... More >>
In a reversal of its original decision, the Broward Sheriff's Office is now asking county prosecutors to bring a misdemeanor case against the 17-year-old caught snapping cell phone photos of girls going to the loo at Cypress Bay High School in Weston.From the BSO news release:The victim, a 15-year-o ... More >>
No afterparties or hotel-room flings here. These kids bring it all to the dance hall.
A quest for (Special) Olympic gold, starring one burned-out journalist turned coach and a volleyball team that couldn't spike straight.
When it comes to the Broward School Board, bad plans never really die
The plan includes playing footsie with a controversial land baron and paving over a piece of the Everglades
The Oliphant in the Room
In Broward's wealthiest 'burb, the Man nails sartorially challenged teens