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KickingTiresIf it can be said that "as car buying goes, so goes the economy," then Americans' confidence in their spending power appears to be improving. As auto-loan delinquency decreases overall, borrowers are taking on greater debt for vehicle purchases and......
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsAmerica's Moms for Soldiers has been doing good work on the local scene for a few years, an all-volunteer group that sends monthly care packages to overseas military from its Pompano Beach headquarters. Now the organization needs help. It is......
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsHere's an idea for the Boy Scouts: Stage the next national jamboree at Chick-fil-A. The two outfits seem to be on the same backward page when it comes to equal rights for gays. Disappointing to me, since I'm an Eagle......
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsLast week's ghoulish face-eating attack on a homeless man on Miami's MacArthur Causeway spurred international headlines and macabre curiosity, but for society's most vulnerable the incident again spotlighted just how dangerous life on the streets can be....
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsJust when we thought Election 2012 was going to be all about the economy, along comes President Obama to reignite the Culture Wars. His declaration that gays should be legally allowed to marry is politically risky, potentially alienating large segments......
Tags: Marriage, Civil Rights, Politics, Judges, Minority Groups
Crime and Safety - Sun-Sentinel?? It's the holiday season,??when we may include charities on our list of gift recipients.?? And the Better Business Bureau says it's also when scammers get busy. Don't let them rob a worthy??charity of your support. The bureau??offers these tips to...
Tags: Social Services, Charity
KickingTiresMany major retailers are parading their best deals to boost year-end sales, and automakers are no exception. This means the year???s end can be one of the best times to buy a new car, and if it???s a Subaru, donate......
Palm Beach Politics | Sun Sentinel blogsAnti-discrimination requirements for companies that want to do business with Palm Beach County government now include protections for "gender identity or expression" and "familial status." One of the changes is meant to provide discrimination protection...
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsWhen I first heard about Sen. Mike Bennett's proposed bill that would punish tax-subsidized sports palaces if they weren't moonlighting as homeless shelters, I smiled wickedly and thought: brilliant. As a fierce critic of public funding for sports...
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsTalk about sibling rivalry. How would you like it if your father was sleeping with your newly adopted stepsister? Apparently, in the bizarre case of Palm Beach County polo magnate John Goodman's adoption of his adult girlfriend, not very much.......
FAU Sports | Sun-Sentinel BlogsThis game has been over since the first quarter, but they have kept on playing. It's over for me. I am not going to waste anymore time on this game tonight. FAU has looked just dreadful. Fans are texting......
Tags: Entertainment, Abusive Behavior, Television
Palm Beach Politics | Sun Sentinel blogsPalm Beach County commissioners on Tuesday passed two measures intended to start a statewide gun control debate. First the commission approved a resolution calling for the Florida Legislature to outlaw the sale of high-capacity ammunition magazines,...
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