Archive for May, 2015

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Warm and Breezy Sunday, Rain on the Way

Warm and Breezy Sunday, Rain on the Way

By Donna Thomas, EyesOnNews.com Meteorologist, May 31, 2015 – South Florida will be breezy and seasonably warm on Sunday, but rainy days are on the way. After a few early showers on Sunday, look for sun and clouds, an ocean breeze, a moderate risk of rip currents at the beaches, and highs in the upper 80s. Monday will also feature an ocean breeze and highs in the upper 80s, but we’ll see a few afternoon storms form as more moisture works […]

by · May 31, 2015 · Weather
Will Anything Change? Broward’s Future To Be Planned By Political Insiders

Will Anything Change? Broward’s Future To Be Planned By Political Insiders

By Buddy Nevins, BrowardBeat.com, Special to EyesOnNews.com, May 30, 2015 – Broward’s future government will be planned by a newly-created board dominated by political insiders. On Tuesday, Broward County Commissioners are expected to name the usual suspects to the Charter Review Commission. This is the group that will recommend changes to Broward’s government for the next decade. Voters must approve any changes. Below is the list of folks they plan to name. Can we really expect any change from people who have […]

The great pigeon caper (Video)

The great pigeon caper (Video)

By Mark Young, EyesOnNews.com Managing Editor, May 30, 2015 – Chalk this caper up to one of the most bizarre robberies ever. According to Miami-Dade Police, three men jumped over a chain link fence at 4595 SW 127th Avenue. At 1:00 AM they may have been confused with what they were about to steal – 150 pigeons. Yes, pigeons.  Three of the birds died during the theft. Wait! What makes this even more bizarre, as if the originaal crime wasn’t enough. Three […]

Bombshell Broward Health Non-Agenda Item stinks of insider Double Dealing

Bombshell Broward Health Non-Agenda Item stinks of insider Double Dealing

By Dan Lewis of BrwrdHealth For EyesOnNews.com, May 30, 2015 – At Wednesday’s Broward Health Board Meeting (May 27/2015), it was announced that  corporate counsel Sam Goren, named partner of the highly respected governmental law firm of Goren, Cherof, Doody & Ezrol, P.A., , had given notice that he would resign as Broward Health’s corporate counsel.  No reason was given for this sudden resignation but it appeared to have been seemingly orchestrated by CEO Dr. El Sanadi and Board chairperson David DiPietro. Following […]

Early Showers, Maybe a Late Storm

Early Showers, Maybe a Late Storm

By Donna Thomas, EyesOnNews.com Meteorologist, May 30, 2015 – South Florida’s pattern of morning showers continues on Saturday, and we could see a stray afternoon storm. We’ll also see sun, clouds on the ocean breeze, a moderate risk of dangerous rip currents, and highs in the upper 80s. Sunday will feature some early showers on the breeze, a few afternoon storms, and highs in the upper 80s. Monday will see sun and clouds, a few afternoon storms, and highs in the […]

by · May 30, 2015 · Weather
Melissa MacLeod Herion as witch Gillian Holroyd comforts her familiar Pyewacket played by Wee Thomas   (Photo by George Wentzler)

Bell Book And Candle Only Intermittently Casts A Spell

By Bill Hirschman, FloridaTheaterOnStage.com, Special to EyesOnNews.com, May 29, 2015 – Imagine you could have anything or anyone you wanted with virtually no effort; the prize might not feel quite as satisfying. Bell, Book and Candle postulates that magically being able to have what you want through magic doesn’t feel very magical once you get it. Broward Stage Door’s quite serviceable but not bewitching production of this 1951 fantasy love story doesn’t feel especially magical in the first act, but it […]

Less Breeze, Stray Showers

Less Breeze, Stray Showers

By Donna Thomas, EyesOnNews.com Meteorologist, May 29. 2015 – South Florida won’t be as breezy on Friday, and stray showers are also in the forecast. After a warm morning, look for sun, clouds, maybe a quick shower on a diminishing ocean breeze, a moderate risk of rip currents, and highs in the upper 80s. Saturday features lows in the upper 70s, sun and clouds, a few afternoon storms (especially inland), and highs in the upper 80s. Look for slightly warmer temperatures […]

by · May 29, 2015 · Weather
Remember Always Cross at the Green, Red, Yellow and all the Colors of the Rainbow (Video)

Remember Always Cross at the Green, Red, Yellow and all the Colors of the Rainbow (Video)

By FloridaKeysNewsBureau For EyesOnNews.com, May 28, 2015 – KEY WEST, Fla. — The City of Key West installed four permanent rainbow crosswalks Thursday at the intersection of Duval and Petronia streets, in the heart of the island’s LGBT entertainment district. Spanning all four corners of the intersection, the crosswalks feature bands of all six colors of the rainbow flag, an internationally recognized symbol of gay and lesbian unity. “Key West is very happy to be putting in the first thermoplastic permanent […]

Trio of Jewel Heists Nets Over $500,000 (Video)

Trio of Jewel Heists Nets Over $500,000 (Video)

By Mark Young, EyesOnNews.com Managing Editor,  Miami, May 28, 2015 – A gang of violent crooks are believed to have robbed at least 3 jewelry stores recently and the Miami Dade Police are hoping you can help catch them before some one gets injured.  Police have released surveillance video from one of the smash and grabs. Here’s the information from the police, you can check out the video below: The Miami-Dade Police Department, Robbery Bureau, is investigating several commercial robberies throughout […]

2 Hialeah Police K-9s found dead inside officer’s SUV (Video)

2 Hialeah Police K-9s found dead inside officer’s SUV (Video)

Florida, May 28, 2015 – Statement from Don Ryce Regarding the Death of Two Hialeah Police K-9’s: “I am deeply saddened to learn of the tragic death of two remarkable police dogs from the Hialeah Police Department, “Jimmy” and “Hector”. “Jimmy” is a 7 yr-old Bloodhound and “Hector” is a 4-yr old Belgium Malinois. The Jimmy Ryce Center donated “Jimmy” the bloodhound to the Hialeah Police Department seven years ago. Our mission is stronger than ever and with the public’s […]

Daniel Tyson

Eyewitness: Hollywood cops tasered man in handcuffs and leg shackles

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org, Special to EyesOnNews.com, May 28, 2015 – A neighbor who watched Daniel Tyson die last October during a confrontation with Hollywood police says officers twice shocked Tyson with a Taser after he was restrained facedown on the ground in handcuffs and leg shackles. Eyewitness Leonarda Moore provided her detailed account in a sworn statement provided to a lawyer for Tyson’s family. In an interview, Moore said she declined to speak with city detectives who sought to question […]

The nebula RCW 34 shines. (ESO)

A red cloud of space gas is giving astronomers a glimpse at star birth (Video)

By Miriam Kramer, Mashable,  May 28, 2015 A telescope in Chile recently captured a beautiful image of a star-forming region of the universe, where a red cloud of gas glows in a distant part of the sky. The image, and others like it, is providing astronomers with a peek into how stars are born and evolve. The nebula, called RCW 34, plays host to multiple young stars that heat the hydrogen gas around it. Once that gas is heated, reaching […]