Two killed in Miramar wreck

Two killed in Miramar wreck

Two people died in an accident that closed the eastbound side of Pembroke Road at 72nd Avenue, Miramar police reported Saturday. A red vehicle was traveling east on Pembroke Road when it collided with a white vehicle turning south, possibly into a plaza at 7050 Pembroke Road, a police spokeswoman said. The white vehicle swerved and stopped short of striking the wall of a business. Read more

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Happy New Year

Hello,   It’s 2019, Happy New Year! Each year end we reflect on our decisions in an attempt to confirm if they were sound, fruitful and most of all sustainable.  The new year is the perfect opportunity to review our results both professional and personal and plan for the upcoming year.  2019 is personally a very important year for me, March 12th is Election Day in…

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Judge turns down self-defense claim in Miramar manslaughter case

Judge turns down self-defense claim in Miramar manslaughter case

A Broward judge turned down a self-defense claim in a 2014 manslaughter case Tuesday, finding the evidence inconsistent with the accused man’s account of what took place. Demetrius Elder, 44, of Miami, said victim Fakhradeen Muhammad Knight was the aggressor in an August 2014 encounter by a stop sign near Claridge Drive and Miramar Parkway, portraying it as a sudden, unprovoked attack on his passenger, Armando Baptista, of…

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Miramar proposal calls for 650 new rental apartments

Miramar proposal calls for 650 new rental apartments

A developer is proposing 650 rental apartments and a 50,000-square-foot commercial and retail project in Miramar. The project — dubbed Altis — would sit on 30 acres at the northwestern corner of Miramar Parkway and Red Road, within the Miramar Regional Activity Center, which includes the Miramar Town Center with City Hall. The City Commission is expected to consider rezoning the land from rural to mixed-use at…

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