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The second version of this meme used a photograph of Hogg speaking at a gun control rally outside of a courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on 17 ... Reports that the body of an elderly homeless man found under a freeway overpass in San Diego was identified as that of Elvis Presley are fake news.
President Trump's legal team reached out in recent days to Theodore B. Olson, one of the country's most high-profile and seasoned litigators, to join forces amid mounting challenges in the probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election—but Olson declined, The Washington Post reported. Olson, 77 ...

He dreamed of leaving Fort Lauderdale to become an actor in Hollywood. His mind was set ... Knowing that Dixon was still struggling with drugs and homelessness, Salierno pointed Dixon to the Visalia Rescue Mission. ... Roughly 853 people remain homeless in Tulare County — half of them live in Visalia.
The newly seated Fort Lauderdale commission took swift aim at The Wave streetcar project Tuesday, saying the city will cancel its agreements and kill the ... plans for The Wave, failing water-sewer infrastructure, important city votes taking place in the wee hours of the morning, and a highly visible homeless ...
Various local and national news outlets are calling the mayoral election in Ft. Lauderdale “historic” as Dean Trantalis was elected that city's first openly gay mayor. ... “It was a campaign about infrastructure and traffic and overdevelopment and the homeless,” he said after winning handily in a run-off election.
“Based upon the responsibilities of elected public officials to protect the public interests and act in fiscally responsible manner, and based upon the delegation of the Broward County Commission to the City of Fort Lauderdale to make the “go/no-go” final decision on The Wave, if elected, I commit to voting to ...

“It was a campaign about infrastructure and traffic and overdevelopment and the homeless,” he said. “The landslide that now occurred gives me a feeling I've been handed a mandate for change, and that's what I'll do.” Voters at the polls Tuesday said they chose Trantalis over Roberts, 70, because they ...
Supporters and detractors agreed in interviews with the South Florida Sun Sentinel that Seiler loves the city and excelled at representing the city at public functions. Reviews about how he handled major issues — the homeless, failing water-sewer infrastructure, and high-rise development — are mixed.
With a few other homeless men, the landscaper who specializes in tree work has been helping nonprofit St Martin de Porres rescue the building in a rural ... guard who was also homeless, confessed to using a gun and construction tools to kill men who lived on the streets of Lauderhill and Fort Lauderdale, ...
Mooney was with her fiance in 2015 when they witnessed Fort Lauderdale Police Officer Victor Ramirez slap a homeless man in the face. In 2016, Ramirez was charged with misdemeanor battery and arrested. Mooney testified in court against him. According to Mooney, two weeks later, Ramirez's fellow ...
Photos of Jessica Mooney after she was taken by Fort Lauderdale Police to the emergency room for 'head trauma' suffered during police custody. ... who was gruesomely beaten just eight days after testifying against an officer caught on tape beating a homeless man, the Miami New Times reported Friday.
About 80 members of the Fort Lauderdale business community returned from a four-day trip to Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday. ... being named finalists for Amazon's second headquarters, the two cities face similar major challenges pertaining to workforce housing, homelessness and transportation.
Like a homeless man who was locked up for 42 days after he was picked up for sleeping on Fort Lauderdale's beach. ... Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw has refused to use the marijuana citation program approved by the county commission there and Fort Lauderdale opted out of the Broward ...
Cities such as Fort Lauderdale have tried passing laws restricting where the homeless can sleep, eat and beg, but officials say they won't get the homeless ... “Engaging persons experiencing chronic homelessness and helping them to realize that their situation is not hopeless remains difficult,” Wright said.
(WSVN) - Animal lovers in South Florida are upset after claims of unsanitary conditions surfaced about a cat sanctuary. 7's Brian Entin investigates. There are thousands of homeless cats in South Florida. Simone has been rescuing cats on Miami Beach for years. Simone Anderson, cat rescuer: “First the ...
“We've made tens of thousands of calls to pro-equality voters in the City of Ft. Lauderdale about the importance of voting in this election,” the group said in a news release. “When Dean takes office, Fort Lauderdale will be the largest city in the South with an openly LGBTQ mayor and his voice will resonate ...
Seven people were arrested in Tampa, Florida for feeding the homeless in January last year. And a 90-year-old man was arrested in Fort Lauderdale for feeding the homeless in 2014. Tristia Bauman, a senior attorney at the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty, told Courthouse News that of ...

A fierce battle to lead the city of Fort Lauderdale is on, after voters Tuesday winnowed their choices for mayor and commissioners. ... to The Wave proposed rail system, noise from airplanes on their way to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, and a desire to see the homeless problem solved. “Hey, let ...
On Tuesday, Fort Lauderdale voters will go to the polls to choose a successor to Mayor Jack Seiler, who faces term limits after three three-year terms. .... As he points out, voting against every budget not only sends a message about police benefits, but about services for children, the homeless, the street ...
A homeless rights advocacy group plans to take legal action against the City of El Cajon after at least a dozen people were arrested Sunday for feeding the ... In November 2014, a 90-year-old man and two pastors were arrested for feeding the homeless in public in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where a city ...
Sherri Guidish and Ron Wright, of Fort Lauderdale, walk on Lauderdale-By-The-Sea beach, on Jan. 4, 2018. Guidish ... On Saturday night, Broward County plans to open its cold-weather shelters for the homeless. ... The weather also gives advocates an extra opportunity to help the homeless, Wright said.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The Arctic blast sweeping much of the country brought wind-chill warnings and the threat of frost as far south as Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where homeless shelters opened their doors for people hoping to escape the cold. The National Weather Service said the early morning ...
Miami-Dade and Broward counties are adding beds to shelters to accommodate the homeless. In Miami-Dade, 140 beds ... The Central Homeless Assistance Center, 920 NW Seventh Ave. in Fort Lauderdale. ▫ The North Homeless Assistance Center, 1700 Blount Road in Pompano Beach. People can be ...
The Southern Center is pushing for a clear statement from the city that people have a right to feed the homeless in public places, he said. Conflict between city government and groups feeding the homeless in public isn't unique to Atlanta. A Fort Lauderdale, Florida, ordinance requiring permits to feed the ...
Conflict between city government and groups feeding the homeless in public isn't unique to Atlanta. A Fort Lauderdale, Florida, ordinance requiring permits to feed the homeless in a park is being challenged in federal court by another Food Not Bombs group. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals heard ...
Last year Fort Lauderdale sent Fran Luciano, 49, back to her native New York to stay with her ex-husband, according to program records. A home health aide who cared for patients with cancer before she ended up homeless, Luciano had been sleeping in bus shelters and at the airport in the Florida city ...
David Ortiz, 33, chose to spend New Year's weekend in Broward County Jail rather than return to the streets of Fort Lauderdale. Charged with lifting $26.90 worth of goods from a Walgreens and stealing a cab ride, he had already spent 23 days in jail. Yet on Dec. 28, when Ortiz appeared before Broward ...
Sun Sentinel Editorial Board interview with Fort Lauderdale City Commission District 3 candidates Marie Glendel Huntley and Donna Guthrie. Robert McKinzie is also .... The top three issues, she said, are water and sewer problems, the homeless and overdevelopment. “While I see development as a ...
Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler, who approved of the settlement with LeClair, said he considers the officer's actions "inappropriate," but felt the 20-day suspension was sufficient punishment. He said he believed the damages suffered by LeClair -- physical, emotional and otherwise -- were not ...
Homeless homicides in Broward spark calls for vigilance ... Still, in what is known as National Hunger & Homelessness ... such as that at the Main Library in downtown Fort Lauderdale, or to acquire defensive weapons.
Fort Lauderdale Police Sgt. Steve Novak said that Petgrave admitted to the killings and that police believe the homeless victims were simply ...
Ft. Lauderdale Looks to Lower Homeless Population: On Tuesday, officials in Ft. Lauderdale will hold an informational meeting to work on the ...
Nathaniel Maurice Petgrave, 22, told police in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., last week that he committed the murders and intended to kill five people, ...
On the morning of October 27, police in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, found ... Police believe that Petgrave — who had recently become homeless ...
Police said Nathaniel Petgrave had been on a killing spree targeting homeless men in the Fort Lauderdale area. Authorities said Petgrave shot ...
The San Diego Union-Tribune's forum on homeless held at the Balboa ... their units for transitional housing, it could solve homelessness in the county. .... Fort Lauderdale, Fla., got some unwelcome national attention when a ...
Just a month prior, he was ready to go somewhere else, maybe Fort Lauderdale, until Mission director James Sleighter told him to wait, that ...
At the age of 11, he was homeless … living on the streets. ... Ben Westwood: “Just doing something that homeless people never, ya know, ...
Jose Arturo Bizarro-Cermeno, 44, of Fort Lauderdale, is being held without bond in the Broward Main Jail. (Broward Sheriff's Office/courtesy).
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - A man was arrested Tuesday night in connection with the fatal beating of a homeless man that was reported last ...
Fort Lauderdale's compact, riverside downtown has suddenly become ..... and whose streets after dark were populated mostly by the homeless.
Anti-homeless activists have continued to try to stop Santa Cruz Food Not ... Orlando, Ft. Lauderdale and the many other cities that tried to shut ...
Her volunteer work led Torres to a job at Covenant House Florida, a Fort Lauderdale nonprofit that helps homeless children and youth.
The contribution marks the first time the Fort Lauderdale-based ... free or reduced-price lunch, are homeless or in foster or out-of-home care, ...
A tip about who beat a homeless man to death near a busy road in the heart of Broward County could lead to a $3,000 reward. Youssef ...
A 911 caller thought a man lying on the ground near a vacant building needed medical assistance, but he actually had been fatally beaten, ...
Fort Lauderdale Commissioner Dean Trantalis announced he'll run for ... and inadequate plans to turn around homelessness, traffic gridlock, ...
Fort Lauderdale's Five Best Barber Shops That Every Man Needs To Visit ... community with back-to-school cuts and haircuts for the homeless ...
She knocked on the door of a Fort Lauderdale woman who shares ... When I see homeless people, I'll look, and think, 'That could be my sister.
On their way back, PAART will first stop in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. ... for several weeks, helping the animals left homeless by the monster storm.


 

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