Monday, February 17, 2020

Scott appoints 3 to FAMU board

In moves that could help remake the Florida A&M University Board of Trustees, Gov. Rick Scott has appointed three new board members, including former...

Man gets jail time for refusing to tell iPhone pass code

BY DAVID OVALLE MIAMI HERALD/TNS MIAMI – A Hollywood man must serve 180 days in jail for refusing to give up his iPhone password to police,...

FAMILY-FAVORITE COMFORT FOODS

3 dairy-inspired dishes for weeknight dinners FAMILY FEATURES Warm meals...

State Senate moves on ‘bundled’ ballot measures

BY JIM TURNER NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE ‒ After controversy last year about “bundled” ballot measures, a proposal...

Miami educator named national magnet school principal

COMPILED BY FLORIDA COURIER STAFF Martin T. Reid, principal of Arthur & Polly Mays 6-12 Conservatory of the Arts, has been named the the national...

JUST THE BEGINNING

B-CU employees will endure pay cuts, unpaid furloughs, and layoffs as Interim President Hubert Grimes ‒ who is supposed ...

Fried seeks meeting on rules for restoring rights

Backlog of felons’ cases fuel request for process change EMILY L. MAHONEY/TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS Desmond Meade, president...

Senate Democrats pick Gibson to lead caucus

THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Senate Democrats elected Audrey Gibson to replace Jeff Clemens as the next leader of the caucus in a secret ballot...

Senate backs expanding needle- exchange program

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Senate Minority Leader Oscar Braynon, D-Miami Gardens, agreed on March 2 to scale back his efforts to take a needle-exchange program...

Hurricane claims rolling into state-backed insurer

Because there was no direct hit by Matthew to Florida, overall losses are being called ‘manageable’ BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Citizens...