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Pembroke Pines

Here's What Your Zip Code Says About You

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 11.03.2014 | HuffPost Home

A lot of soccer moms live in the most-searched zip codes in the United States.

Cop Allegedly Caught Stealing On Camera

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.07.2014 | Crime

You'd think he might have seen this coming. A Florida police officer was allegedly captured on camera stealing a piece of pricey jewelry during an...

The Year's Most Searched ZIP Codes | Posted 02.16.2014 | HuffPost Home

Each year, millions of people log on to to search for the perfect apartment rental or, perhaps, their dream home. A big part of that searc...

Trader Joe's Is Coming To Broward!

Sun Sentinel | Miriam Valverde | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami

For Broward County, the wait is finally over. Yes, you will get your very own Trader Joe's, in Pembroke Pines no less, come 2014. It seems like the h...

Teen Arrested In Bus Stop Shooting Near Elementary School

Sun Sentinel | Erika Pesantes | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami

PEMBROKE PARK -- It was a horrifying start to a school day as gunfire that erupted near a school bus stop sent about a dozen children running for cove...

Girl Shot Near Watkins Elementary

Posted 11.03.2013 | Miami

A teenage girl was shot while waiting for a school bus in South Florida Friday morning. Broward Sherrif's Office said the incident was not a schoo...

Alleged Hate Crime Attack: 'You Stupid Cubans, I Hate Cubans'

Sun Sentinel | Ihosvani Rodriguez | Posted 10.27.2013 | Miami

A Pembroke Pines man is facing hate-crime charges for allegedly punching two men and kicking their dog while shouting obscenities about their Cuban na...

Condo President Does The Unthinkable

Sun Sentinel | Wayne K. Roustan and Erika Pesantes | Posted 08.05.2013 | Miami

Luck finally ran out for a Pembroke Pines condo association president accused of gambling away the community's maintenance money at a casino. Nancy M...

Major Setback For Private Immigration Detention Center

Sun Sentinel | HEATHER CARNEY | Posted 05.21.2013 | Miami

PEMBROKE PINES -- City officials and residents who opposed an immigration detention center breathed a sigh of relief this week. A judge ruled out the...

PHOTO: City Removes Embarrassing Sign

Posted 02.11.2013 | Miami

If 2013 is not a booming year of business in Florida, blame these signs. First, Rick Scott and his staff brand the state's 'Perfect Climate For Bus...

Hollywood School Inherits Early Morning Trash

Dori Hartley | Posted 01.05.2013 | Miami
Dori Hartley

I am outraged that so many young people who are not even able to vote were left to wade through trash left behind by a campaign event by those who are in one moment a supportive community, and in the next irresponsible.

Homeless Voices Sues Over Ban

Sun Sentinel | HEATHER CARNEY | Posted 12.31.2012 | Miami

PEMBROKE PINES -- -- A lawsuit filed Wednesday by the Homeless Voice against Pembroke Pines could be the first of many lawsuits against cities who ban...

Chris Kirkham

In Quiet Corner Of South Florida, A Private Prison Pits Town Against Town | Chris Kirkham | Posted 06.22.2012 | Business

In a quiet patch of palm-lined subdivisions at the edge of the Everglades, a yearlong battle has been brewing over plans to build one of the largest i...

LOOK: The Ultimate 'Whoops!'

Posted 06.24.2012 | Miami

Floridians are no stranger to finding unusual items in their pools -- check out this giant Burmese python that went for a dip, or the blind stallion t...

Katherine Evans Suspended Over 'Facebook' Comments Sues Former Principal

McClatchy Washington Bureau | Jennifer Mooney Piedra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A recent graduate of Pembroke Pines Charter High filed a lawsuit against the school's principal for allegedly violating her First Amendment rights, af...