P.J. Tobia

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  • 6 years ago | Longform

    The road leading to Bagram Air Base is a mess. Car-sized craters dot the lane, interspersed with ruts deep enough to get lost in. For stretches, it's hard even to know where the road is as it peters out into expanses of dusty scrubland stretching ...

  • 9 years ago

    Once ground zero for Fort Lauderdale's legendary spring breaks, much of the still-scruffy block at Las Olas Boulevard and A1A has quietly been purchased by a developer intent, apparently, on transforming the area. The block north of the intersecti...

  • 9 years ago | Longform

    Preston Henn's mug shot shows a thin, older man with deep-set, pale-blue eyes. His head, with thinning hair on top, is cocked a bit to one side. His lips are pursed; a worry line creases his chin. He could be your grandfather on a bad day. After t...

  • 10 years ago

    John Wile will probably sue us for saying this, but residents of Fort Lauderdale know that Sunday afternoon at Shooters means one thing: the poolside hot-bod contest. Why would Wile, who owns Shooters, take us to court for pointing out that his In...

  • 10 years ago

    Expressing their distaste for adult entertainment, Boca Raton's City Council members last month took a bold stand against strip joints in their town. By banning food. Sure, the council also outlawed lap dances and restricted skin shops to the crap...