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Critics Take Aim At Juvenile-Detention Firm

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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami) – As state officials await the results of a Florida Department of Law Enforcement investigation into a Palm Beach County juvenile-detention facility, critics are calling for an end to all contracts between the Scott administration and a controversial private firm that operates the center. 882 more words


At forums around Florida, lawmakers have new talking point: 'Sorry'

While leaders of the Florida House and Senate continue to clash publicly over redistricting, many rank-and-file legislators are making appearances around the state bearing a red-faced message to voters. 190 more words


Preparing for a storm while building a condo? No problem! Kast says

It was a Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Week last week for Palm Beach County construction companies, who kept a wary eye on Hurricane-turned-Tropical Storm Erika. 335 more words

Miami is not feeling this Uber, vehicle-for-hire thing

For months, Uber, the popular freelance vehicle-for-hire business, has sparred with Broward and Palm Beach counties over the rules in which it operates. It left Broward at the end of Jul… 330 more words


What's so good about Palm Beach County and new restaurants?

It’s no surprise that restaurants open and close all the time in Palm Beach County, like they do everywhere else. But it may surprise you to know that new restaurant ideas originate at a strong clip in Palm Beach County. 94 more words


What's it take to makeover a piece of Lake Worth? About $60 mill.

So, like, how much does a dope makeover – you know, the kind that’ll make heads turn and tongues wag – go for these days? 170 more words