The Franciscans are on the move again.
With chants of "lives over guns" and "lock up the politicians, lock up the ammunition," a group of Fort Lauderdale High School students protested Tuesday in favor of stricter gun control laws.
A gay innovator and entrepreneur in Miami is offering the world a new way to find the best goods and services in your own backyard. Omer BarSadeh came up with the idea for ZieBest.com – launched on January 1, 2017 - when he relocated from California to south Florida and needed a pair of eyeglasses to correct his astigmatism.
In the Jan. 4 Fort Lauderdale mayoral debate hosted by the Sun Sentinel, a night mostly devoted to infrastructure and development issues briefly saw Vice Mayor Bruce Roberts and Dist. 2 Commissioner Dean Trantalis engage in personal criticism of each other.
Ever wanted to know the best place to retire as a member of the LGBT community? One senior housing referral service just did all the work for you.
Fort Lauderdale was named the best city to retire as an LGBT person.
Fort Lauderdale was recently named “Destination of the Year” by the 2014 ManAboutWorld Editors’ Choice Awards, which recognizes the very best in gay travel. Fort Lauderdale is also the city with the highest concentration of same-sex couple households in the U.S.
Safety or anti-gay bias?
If voters elect Dean Trantalis and Steve Glassman to the Fort Lauderdale Commission on March 13, it will be the first time the city has had two openly-gay elected officials and the first time an openly-gay man, Trantalis, has been elected mayor.
Protester arrested for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest without violence.
A skinny little pine tree was planted at Fort Lauderdale’s Holiday Park Friday morning in a symbol of friendship between two countries.
(SS) The city's homeless and their belongings have been moved so they are less visible to visitors walking by downtown's Stranahan Park.
UPDATE: With comments from Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler.
What’s being billed as a Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast has some LGBT activists ready to gag.
(SS) A rat infestation at a downtown Fort Lauderdale park prompted the city on Friday to clear out, in dramatic fashion, the dozens of homeless people who congregate there.
Count Fort Lauderdale among a growing list of Florida cities taking a wait and see approach on medical marijuana.
Despite legal challenges and fiscal woes, red light cameras are here to stay, the City Commission decided Tuesday.
Wilton Manors officials aren’t satisfied with the water and sewage rates paid to Fort Lauderdale.
Although the races for mayor and the Dist. 2 commission seat weren’t won outright Tuesday, the city’s gay candidates came out as the night’s clear winners and strongly positioned to win in March.
Two local gay men’s choruses have special programs planned for South Florida audiences over the coming weeks:
A gay cruise returned to Miami after two people required medical emergency attention. The RSVP Vacations Cruise had been out to sea for one day before reversing course and returning to port in Miami to offload two as yet unidentified men.