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Driver in fatal hit-and-run leaves Jeep at the scene

By Tonya Alanez Hallandale Beach police are asking for the public’s help finding the man who crashed his Jeep into another car, killed the driver and fled. The suspect, a man believed to be about 24 years old, ditched his gray 2014 Jeep Wrangler at the scene of the fatal hit-and-run late Sunday night, police said. … …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Driver in fatal hit-and-run leaves Jeep at the scene

By Tonya Alanez Hallandale Beach police are asking for the public’s help finding the man who crashed his Jeep into another car, killed the driver and fled. The suspect, a man believed to be about 24 years old, ditched his gray 2014 Jeep Wrangler at the scene of the fatal hit-and-run late Sunday night, police said. … …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Vigil for XXXTentacion brings out family, friends and fans to site of young rapper's killing

By Brett Clarkson XXXTentacion’s mother, Cleopatra Bernard, knelt just a few feet from the shooting site and cried. In front of her, candles and flowers and messages written in chalk covered the sidewalk near where her son, one of the most famous young rappers in the world, had been shot in his car and left for… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Northeast High might get new building

By Scott Travis Northeast High Oakland Park may get 24 new classrooms as the school district tries to make good on long-needed improvements to the neglected school. The proposal, which School Board members favored at a Tuesday workshop, would add another $6 million to the already escalating project costs. Northeast… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Northeast High might get new building

By Scott Travis Northeast High Oakland Park may get 24 new classrooms as the school district tries to make good on long-needed improvements to the neglected school. The proposal, which School Board members favored at a Tuesday workshop, would add another $6 million to the already escalating project costs. Northeast… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Shooter gets 10-year sentence in death of friend

By Marc Freeman Rodney Chavers and Tarrie Wilder were close in age and knew each other for years. But an encounter with a gun left Wilder dead on a Riviera Beach street and Chavers chilling in a strip club to get his “mind off of what happened.” In court Tuesday, Chavers stood and spoke of his “sorrow and remorse”… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Marijuana deal turned robbery lands suspect in intensive care

By Tonya Alanez An armed robber is in intensive care after the marijuana dealer he shot during a rip-off fired back and hit him in the side, a Broward Sheriff’s Office arrest report said. The 21-year-old pot seller, Mauricio Tiggs, was in the driver’s seat of his white Ford Ranger in front of a condominium complex… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Marijuana deal turned robbery lands suspect in intensive care

By Tonya Alanez An armed robber is in intensive care after the marijuana dealer he shot during a rip-off fired back and hit him in the side, a Broward Sheriff’s Office arrest report said. The 21-year-old pot seller, Mauricio Tiggs, was in the driver’s seat of his white Ford Ranger in front of a condominium complex… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Slain rapper XXXTentacion had been urged to consider security

By Linda Trischitta As his music career took off, young rapper XXXTentacion didn’t think much about personal protection. “We talked about him needing security, that he was past the point of being a kid making melodies on a street corner,” lawyer David Bogenschutz said Tuesday. XXXTentacion died Monday after two gunmen… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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Slain rapper XXXTentacion had been urged to consider security

By Linda Trischitta As his music career took off, young rapper XXXTentacion didn’t think much about personal protection. “We talked about him needing security, that he was past the point of being a kid making melodies on a street corner,” lawyer David Bogenschutz said Tuesday. XXXTentacion died Monday after two gunmen… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Let's View the Planets with the South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association. You May See A New Planetary World 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

– Main Library Outdoor North Terrace Meet us on the second floor terrace and view the planets with members of the South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association (SFAAA). Bring your own telescope if you like or use the giant telescopes provided by the SFAAA. All ages. …read more Source:: Broward County Library       ...
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Flutes of the Andes 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

– Lauderhill Towne Centre Multi-Purpose Room Interactive showcase where Ulises Pineda will play and explain the most prominent flutes from the countries of Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador and Chile. …read more Source:: Broward County Library       ...
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Deerfield takes action to keep its beach accessible

By Anne Geggis Deerfield Beach took steps Tuesday night to make sure its public beach remains as open as possible, in spite of a few, privately owned parcels near the public’s sand. Legislation that takes effect July 1 makes it murkier for the city to guarantee public access to the beach. So officials are doing… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel       ...
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Deerfield takes action to keep its beach accessible

By Anne Geggis Deerfield Beach took steps Tuesday night to make sure its public beach remains as open as possible, in spite of a few, privately owned parcels near the public’s sand. Legislation that takes effect July 1 makes it murkier for the city to guarantee public access to the beach. So officials are doing… …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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David and Lauren Hogg discuss '#NeverAgain' book

By Ben Crandell Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School activist David Hogg and sister Lauren talk about the themes in their book, ‘#NeverAgain,’ a personal account of the Parkland school shooting and how it inspired a movement. …read more Source:: Sun-Sentinel headlines       ...
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