‘Minnie’s Boys’ profiles mother of Marx Brothers

Jewish actress Melody Lieberman stars in the musical “Minnie’s Boys” as lead character Minnie Marx, the mother and manager of the Marx Brothers comedy team, running now through Aug. 6 at Broward Stage Door Theatre in Coral Springs.

The two-act musical traces the early lives of the five Marx brothers…

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South Floridians train to volunteer in Israel

Numerous South Floridians are now trained and certified emergency responders who can volunteer in Israel when a crisis breaks out there.

Approximately 60 people attended the Emergency Volunteers Project’s recent training sessions at the Plantation Fire Department Administration Building and the…

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South Floridians train to volunteer in Israel

Numerous South Floridians are now trained and certified emergency responders who can volunteer in Israel when a crisis breaks out there.

Approximately 60 people attended the Emergency Volunteers Project’s recent training sessions at the Plantation Fire Department Administration Building and the…

from Coral Springs News – Sun Sentinel http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/broward/coral-springs/fl-jjbn-training-0628-20170621-story.html
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Beit Café benefit supports training for Israeli trauma surgeon

A recent entertaining Saturday night at Congregation Kol Tikvah in Parkland featured food, coffee, live music, dancing as well as important information about trauma centers.

Kol Tikvah’s Association of Reform Zionists of America Committee hosted its second Beit Café that featured live musical performances…

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Ex-Hollywood cop gets $155,000 in whistleblower lawsuit

A former Hollywood police detective has settled a whistleblower lawsuit against the city for $155,000.

Cheri Stabile, then a detective assigned to the Special Victim’s Unit, accused supervisors of retaliation after she complained in 2013 that her unit was moved from a private location to an open…

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Former fitness trainer acquitted in New Year’s slaying of friend

Ronald Melnik, the former fitness trainer accused of murdering his friend after a New Year’s party in the earliest hours of 2011, was found not guilty Wednesday morning after a three-week trial.

Prosecutors say Melnik and Reza Payan, 36, got into an argument when Payan offered to drive an apparently…

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Russian election phishing emails not received in South Florida

Reported attempts by Russians to hack into voter software during last year’s U.S. presidential election didn’t reach into South Florida, local election officials say.

Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade counties say they have no record or recollection of receiving a suspect email, purporting to…

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