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Big Money Offered For Clues In 1974 Marijuana Murder

Big Money Offered For Clues In 1974 Marijuana Murder

By BocaNewsNow.com, June 30, 2013) — Ten thousand dollars can be yours if you have pivotal information about a 1974 murder that leads a trail from South Florida to the northwest part of the state. It’s a fascinating drug story that seems destined to be an episode of A&E’s “The Glades,” yet went down nearly a decade before Florida became synonymous with Miami Vice. From FDLE: A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the perpetrator(s) of […]

by · June 30, 2013 · BocaNewsNow.com, Crime, News, Police
Fort Lauderdale Champion Soccer Camp raises cancer awareness

Fort Lauderdale Champion Soccer Camp raises cancer awareness

By SheriffsTV.com/EyeOnSouthFlorida.com, Fort Lauderdale,  (June 30, 2013) – SheriffsTV along with Eye On South Florida had a unique opportunity to talk with Paolo Taveggia, Founder and CEO of Champions International Camp (CIC), who has partnered his organization with Red Card Cancer ( A Cure is our Goal) to help raise funds and world wide awareness for the Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Research Center. We also has a chance to talk to Italian Soccer Legend and Euro Champion Massimo Ambrosini, […]

Stormy Sunday in South Florida

Stormy Sunday in South Florida

By Donna Thomas, EyesOnNews.com, Meteorologist (June 30, 2013) – South Florida will see a stormy end to both the weekend and the month of June. After a mostly dry and somewhat sticky start, Sunday afternoon will usher in showers and storms, and some of them could be heavy enough to cause localized flooding. Even with the rain, look for highs to top out near 90 degrees. Monday will bring more rain, especially in the afternoon and early evening hours. Tuesday will […]

by · June 30, 2013 · Weather
Rains Arrive in South Florida

Rains Arrive in South Florida

By Donna Thomas, EyesOnNews.com, Meteorologist (June 29, 2013) – The last weekend in June will be on the wet side in South Florida. Saturday started with overnight and early morning showers, and we’ll see more showers and storms throughout the day, along with steamy highs near 90. Sunday is shaping up to be the stormiest day, with localized flooding possible in some areas as heavy showers and storms move through. The rains will linger into Monday, but then we’ll see more […]

by · June 29, 2013 · Weather
Deerfield Beach July 4th event details

Deerfield Beach July 4th event details

DEERFIELD BEACH – The City of Deerfield Beach’s 4th of July Celebration takes place on Thursday, July 4th at the Main Beach Parking Lot (149 SE 21st Ave). Come out and enjoy food, arts and crafts, the kid’s zone and free entertainment from 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM with the fireworks show beginning at 9:00 PM. Please note: There will be several road and facility closures related to the 4th of July Celebration: International Fishing Pier will be closed at 12:00 AM on Tuesday, […]

by · June 28, 2013 · July 4th
Details of Fort Lauderdale July 4th events

Details of Fort Lauderdale July 4th events

Fort Lauderdale – The City of Fort Lauderdale will host the 4th of July Spectacular on Thursday, July 4 from 12:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Fort Lauderdale Beach at A1A and Las Olas Boulevard. The Independence Day Celebration will feature a patriotic extravaganza with a kids zone, live music, and a dazzling fireworks display.The Kids Zone will be hosted by celebrity DJ William Pennhouse, who will provide non-stop energy and excitement along with plenty of music and comic relief from 12:30 […]

by · June 28, 2013 · Featured, July 4th

Turnpike road work through July 6

FORT LAUDERDALE — Florida’s Turnpike announces updated lane closures and work zones due to construction and maintenance projects in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie counties, for the week beginning   Sunday, June 30. Regularly scheduled lane closures for maintenance and construction will be suspended from 6 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, through 10 p.m. Sunday, July 7, in anticipation of heavy traffic volumes during Fourth of July holiday weekend. Motorists should expect heavy congestion at the mainline toll plazas and be prepared for sudden, […]

by · June 28, 2013 · Live Traffic, Road work
Palm Beach County-wide road work through July 5

Palm Beach County-wide road work through July 5

Palm Beach County – Palm Beach County traffic will be affected this week by ongoing construction projects and maintenance work, Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) officials report. Weather permitting;closures will be in effect on I-95 and in other areas throughout Palm Beach County for construction activities. For around-the-clock, real-time, I-95 traffic information, call 511. To view real-time video of I-95 in Palm Beach County, visit the Florida Department of Transportation’s Palm Beach SMART SunGuide Transportation Management Center (TMC) website at www.smartsunguide.com. FDOT and […]

by · June 28, 2013 · Live Traffic, Road work
I-595 road work through July 6

I-595 road work through July 6

The ramp from eastbound SR 84 to eastbound I-595 at Weston Road will be closed from 12 a.m. to 2 a.m. on Tuesday, July 2. One lane of the ramp from westbound I-595 to northbound Sawgrass Expressway will be closed from 10 p.m. Monday, July 1 to 5 a.m. Tuesday, July 2. The designated U-turn from westbound SR 84 to eastbound SR 84 at 136th Avenue will be closed through 5 p.m. Monday, July 1. One lane of eastbound I-595 between […]

by · June 28, 2013 · Live Traffic, Road work
Community Land Trust offers hope for home buyers

Community Land Trust offers hope for home buyers

By Cliff Dunn, EyesOnNews.com, Lauderdale Lakes (June 28, 2013) – As the South Florida real estate market begins to rebound, many first time home buyers will find themselves facing tougher financial obstacles in their quest for home-ownership. The South Florida Community Land Trust, along with the National CLT Network, Florida CLT Institute, the South Florida CLT Network and other CLT’s hosted a forum for lenders to learn about the benefits of community land trusts. Shared equity home-ownership programs, and in particular, […]

by · June 28, 2013 · EXCLUSIVE, Featured, News
Rain and Storms Ahead

Rain and Storms Ahead

By Donna Thomas, EyesOnNews.com, Meteorologist (June 28, 2013) – South Florida will see a wet weekend and beyond. It starts on Friday, with increased chances of showers and storms, along with steamy sun and highs near 90 degrees. Passage of a tropical wave and a front to our north will build in moisture on Saturday, and the storm chances will be high into the early part of the work week. Look for highs around 90 this weekend, even with rain that […]

by · June 28, 2013 · Weather
UPDATE: One in custody; BSO hunting foxy ladies who prey on men

UPDATE: One in custody; BSO hunting foxy ladies who prey on men

Broward County (June 28, 2013) UPDATE – One of the four foxy female thieves wanted by the Broward Sheriff’s Office for grand theft turned herself in Thursday to the Miami-Dade Police Department after extensive media coverage of the case. Keshia Clark, 27, was one of four suspects detectives believe routinely go home with men they meet at upscale bars, drug them and steal their property. ### Broward County (June 27, 2013) – Broward Sheriff’s Office detectives have attained arrest warrants for four […]

by · June 27, 2013 · Crime, News, Police