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Judy’s Back and In Delray Beach At Arts Garage

Judy’s Back and In Delray Beach At Arts Garage

By Michelle Solomon, FloridaTheaterOnStage.com, For EyesOnNews.com, July 31, 2013 – There’s no room for missteps at the intimate Theatre at Arts Garage cabaret. In this production of Beyond the Rainbow: Garland at Carnegie Hall everything is up close and very personal in a creatively re-imagined staging of the show. Usually performed in proscenium (it was staged proscenium style at the East Coast premiere of the play at Florida Stage in 2006), director Ron Paluso has reconfigured much of Rainbow to take place level with the audience […]

CDTC Recipe for Success at Kitchenetta

CDTC Recipe for Success at Kitchenetta

EyeOnSouthFlorida.com, July 31, 2013 – The dinner, was billed as an “intimate culinary experience,” and honored CDTC physicians Maria Barrueco MD , Ana Hernandez MD, Kimberly Holding MD, Berenice LaFrance MD and Ana Puga, MD. “Recipe for Success is an intimate look into the secret ingredients of our programs, our wonderful doctors,” said Susan M. Widmayer, Executive Director of CDTC. Children’s Diagnostic & Treatment Center serves disabled, chronically ill infants, children and adolescents. The Center provides medical care, case management and […]

Michigan Man Sentenced in Miami to 165 Years for Child Sex Tourism Offenses

Michigan Man Sentenced in Miami to 165 Years for Child Sex Tourism Offenses

Miami, July 31, 2013 – A former Michigan resident was sentenced today in Miami to 165 years in prison, followed by a lifetime of supervised release, for child sex tourism offenses, announced U.S. Attorney Wifredo A. Ferrer of the Southern District of Florida, Acting Assistant Attorney General Mythili Raman of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Deputy Director Daniel Ragsdale, and Special Agent in Charge Alysa D. Erichs of the ICE Homeland Security Investigation’s (HSI) Miami […]

by · July 31, 2013 · Featured, News, Police
2012 Top Ten Consumer Complaints

2012 Top Ten Consumer Complaints

By Al Sunshine, Chief Consumer Investigator, for EyesOnNews.com  July 31, 2013 – Consumers have been complaining about the same old stuff for years. And the latest Top 10 List by the Consumer Federation of America shows not much has really changed. Cars, Home Repairs and Credit/Debt Repair scams are still the Top-3 Problem Areas according to a national survey of State and Local Consumer Agencies of what’s bugging shoppers thru the end of last year. The Top Three Growing complaints include […]

by · July 31, 2013 · Consumer
BSO rescues two emaciated horses

BSO rescues two emaciated horses

EyesOnNews.com Staff, Southwest Ranches, July 31, 2013 – Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies, acting on tips from concerned citizens in Southwest Ranches, confiscated two emaciated horses Monday from an owner who said he could no longer care for them. The horses, which are in poor health, were turned over to Peaceful Ridge Rescue, a non-profit organization that stepped forward to care for them. BSO Special Victims unit detectives are investigating to determine what led to the horses’ condition. The horses were taken […]

by · July 31, 2013 · Animals, Broward County, News, Non profit
Broward County wins 2013 National Award for County Arts Leadership

Broward County wins 2013 National Award for County Arts Leadership

The 2013 National Award for County Arts Leadership was presented to the Broward County Board of County Commissioners at a ceremony in Washington, D.C., this week. This is the second time Broward County has been chosen for this prestigious national award and Broward is the only county in Florida to ever receive the award. Commissioners Martin David Kiar and Chip LaMarca accepted the award on behalf of the Board. “The Broward County Board of County Commissioners is very inspired to […]

by · July 31, 2013 · Broward County, Government, News
Some Storms, Steamy Heat

Some Storms, Steamy Heat

By Donna Thomas, EyesOnNews.com, Meteorologist, July 31, 2013 – South Florida will end the month of July with another steamy day and some afternoon storms. After a muggy Wednesday morning with a few passing showers, look for sun and clouds, highs in the low 90s, and those typical afternoon storms. Thursday will bring more of the same. Rain chances go up on Friday, as what’s left of Dorian passes by, but don’t expect a washout. The first weekend of August features […]

by · July 31, 2013 · Weather
Missing Parkland woman found.

Missing Parkland woman found.

UPDATED By EyesOnNews.com Staff, July 30, 2013 – BSO missing persons detectives have located Roseann DiFiore, the Parkland woman who was reported missing by her husband July 25. At this time, DiFiore has been Baker Acted. Detectives are not releasing where she was located or where she was taken, or any other information about this case.   By EyesOnNews.com Staff, July 27, 2013 – Parkland – BSO missing persons detectives are looking to locate a Parkland woman who may be endangered. Rosann DiFiore, […]

by · July 30, 2013 · Broward County, Events, Featured, Police
Good samaritan tip leads to $117 Million drug bust

Good samaritan tip leads to $117 Million drug bust

By EyesOnNews.com Staff,  July 30, 2013 – FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — On July 9, 2013, at approximately 4:00 p.m., Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Air and Marine (OAM), Fort Lauderdale Marine Unit responded to a good Samaritan report of a capsized vessel that he believed contained narcotics. The good Samaritan had been diving near the capsized vessel and recovered a package containing numerous Kilo-sized packages of cocaine. The OAM Fort Lauderdale Marine Unit conducted a search of the last […]

by · July 30, 2013 · Crime, Featured, Government, News
FBI sweep rescues over 100 sexually exploited children (Video)

FBI sweep rescues over 100 sexually exploited children (Video)

By EyesOnNews.com Staff, July 30, 2013 – Monday the FBI held a  news conference about a multi state, multi agency sweep that had saved over 100 sexually explited children and made over 150 arrests of pimps and others.  Called “Operation Cross Country” the FBI released the following information and videos on the operation. Operation Cross Country—a three-day nationwide enforcement action focusing on underage victims of prostitution—has concluded with the recovery of 105 sexually exploited children and the arrests of 150 […]

by · July 30, 2013 · Crime, Featured, News, Videos
High powered batteries pose high powered risk

High powered batteries pose high powered risk

By Al Sunshine, Chief Consumer Investigator, for EyesOnNews.com, July 30, 2013 – Uncle Sam’s Top “Safety Sleuths” at the Consumer Product Safety Commission worry about all those high-powered batteries in our portable electric devices like Phones, Portable Computers and Tablets, and they can all pose a potentially dangerous fire hazard. It’s something we never think about, but it’s a major issue whenever a battery fails, shorts out, and can potentially cause a fire. And as we become more dependent on Portable […]

by · July 30, 2013 · Consumer, Featured
Rain Chances on the Rise

Rain Chances on the Rise

By Donna Thomas, EyesOnNews.com, Meteorologist, July 30, 2013 – South Florida could see a wet and stormy end to the work week, but first we’ll end the month of July on a typically tropical note. Tuesday started with passing showers and mugginess, and we’ll see highs near 90 and passing storms in the afternoon. Wednesday will bring a few showers, sun and clouds, and highs near 90. Steady easterly winds will raise the risk of rip currents as the week progresses. […]

by · July 30, 2013 · Weather