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Lawmakers and Business Leaders Show Support for Embattled Schools Superintendent

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Tuesday, August 14, 2018

State lawmakers were flanked by several South Florida business leaders along with Broward School Board Member Dr. Rosalind Osgood, outside the Broward County School Board's administration building Tuesday morning. They took part in what was dubbed the #StandwithRuncie press conference, as opponents call for Superintendent Robert Runcie to be fired or step down.

Fort Lauderdale is 5th Best City for Retirees

Posted by: WalletHub on Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Fort Lauderdale was named 2018’s 5th Best City to Retire in a recent study from a leading personal finance outlet, WalletHub.com.

10 Best Tablets of 2018

Posted by: LAN Infotech on Thursday, August 9, 2018

What constitutes a great tablet depends on several factors. Aside from function, things like versatility, user-friendliness, and affordability all play a role in how well a tablet is received by the masses.

Government Affairs Committee Backs Two Ballot Measures

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Tuesday, August 7, 2018

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce's Government Affairs Committee is passing along three recommendations to the Chamber's Board of Directors.

Introducing a New Event!

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Monday, August 6, 2018

The GLBX Business Community Ally Awards presented by Pier Sixty-Six Hotel and Marina (2301 SE 17 Street Fort Lauderdale) will debut on Tuesday, October 2 from 6-8 p.m. This new recognition event will showcase individuals along with business and government entities that are successfully doing business with the LGBT+ community...

U.S. Unemployment Rate Slips Under 4%

Posted by: United States Dept. of Labor on Friday, August 3, 2018

Jobs grew by 157,000 jobs in July, and the unemployment rate fell to 3.9%.

Back to School Sales Tax Holiday

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Thursday, August 2, 2018

This sales tax holiday begins Friday, August 3, 2018, and runs through Sunday, August 5, 2018.

Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce Joins Forces to Help the Homeless

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Wednesday, August 1, 2018

With approximately 3,000 men, women and children living on the streets of Broward County, does a feeling of empathy lead to action?...The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce is hoping for help, while making a call for change in our community.

Rising Leaders Raise Funds for Leadership Fort Lauderdale Scholarship

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce's Rising Leaders certainly rose to the occasion, as they organized their 1st annual Summer Soiree at the Historic Maxwell Room.

Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce Announces 2018 Salute to Business Honorees

Posted by: Mike Cobelo on Monday, July 30, 2018

More than 450 business leaders will descend upon the iconic Pier Sixty-Six Hotel and Marina’s Crystal Ballroom to celebrate the accomplishments of some of the most impactful companies across South Florida at the Salute to Business Awards presented by Bank of America.