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    July 22, 2014

    Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office Offering a Traffic App

    Being stuck in traffic sucks. But now, instead of having to look up why the traffic in Palm Beach suddenly got so wretched while still driving or waiting for the next update from the radio station, you can get an audio update thanks to a new traffic app. The PBSO has partnered with the Audible Medi ... More >>

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    February 13, 2014

    Florida Man Using Craigslist for Armed Robbery Gets Nabbed by Undercover Cops

    Craigslist can be a shady place. While it may be good for purchasing a used ottoman or a bicycle pump and also good for the occasional missed connection hook-up, it can also be a great place to go if you want to get properly mugged. That's what happened to at least one armed-robbery victim of Laude ... More >>

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    December 11, 2013

    Five Best New Restaurants in West Palm Beach

    They come and they go. West Palm Beach has been like a revolving door for restaurants in the past decade, and this is one city where you can truly say everything old is new again -- at least when it comes to the buildings they occupy. In the past several months, several new establishments have ope ... More >>

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    November 29, 2013

    Top Five New Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale to Visit This Season

    A lot can change over the course of a summer in South Florida: hurricanes may come (none recently, thankfully), floods may wash things out, chefs can change kitchens, restaurants come and go. With a large portion of residents packed up and gone to cooler climes, local restaurants tend to get hit ha ... More >>

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    September 6, 2013

    Manischewitz App: Holiday Recipes on Your iPhone or Android

    September brings a host of Jewish holidays with it. From Rosh Hashanah, which we're currently celebrating, and Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year for Jews, through the end of the month when we observe Simchat Torah, people of Jewish faith are in the midst of a series of significant days where w ... More >>

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    July 25, 2013

    Sign Up for New Times' Dining Newsletter and Win Free VooDoo BBQ For a Year

    Can't get enough of South Florida food news? Does your entire weekend consist of trying out new restaurants and bars? Do you have more pictures of burgers than your family on your iPhone? Then, my friends, you simply must subscribe to New Times' Cafe Bites if you haven't already. Cafe Bites is th ... More >>

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    July 24, 2013

    National Tequila Day: Gorgeous Cocktails by Whiskey Blue and Living Room (Recipes)

    It's National Tequila Day and there are two ways to celebrate: 1. Drink a lot of tequila straight from the bottle, then Tweet semi-naked pictures of yourself before passing out somewhere (bad idea). -or- 2. Enjoy a well-made classic tequila cocktail that has been hand-crafted for your enjoyment ( ... More >>

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    June 27, 2013
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    June 11, 2013

    It's Here! 2013 Best Of Broward/Palm Beach

    It's finally live! For months, we have eaten, shopped, drunk, partied, and generally slaved to find the best of the very best in Broward and Palm Beach counties. It was all for you, dear readers, all for you. (OK, the drinking was for us, but the hangovers are totally on you.) It's not on the s ... More >>

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    March 7, 2013
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    February 13, 2013

    Dive Bar Explorer: Andy's Lounge & Package in Davie

    As far as dive bars go, some are much crazier than others. Some have crazy porn and topless bartenders. Others are just a good ole place to sit back, have a drink, a smoke, and an entertaining chat. Andy's Lounge and Package is the latter. For years we've heard rumors of the dodgy antics taking ... More >>

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    January 17, 2013
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    November 15, 2012
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    October 9, 2012

    South Florida's Ten Most Romantic Restaurants

    Want access to our Best Of picks from your smartphone? Download our free Best Of app for the iPhone or Android phone from the App Store or Google Play. Don't forget to check out the full Best of Broward-Palm Beach® 2012 online. Whether it's planning for an anniversary, plotting a proposal, or tryi ... More >>

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    October 3, 2012

    South Florida's Best Hotel Restaurants

    Want access to our Best Of picks from your smartphone? Download our free Best Of app for the iPhone or Android phone from the App Store or Google Play. Don't forget to check out the full Best of Broward-Palm Beach® 2012 online. Hotel restaurants; they're the bane of any food lover's existence, no? ... More >>

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    September 6, 2012

    The Ten Best Beer Selections in South Florida

    Want access to our Best Of picks from your smartphone? Download our free Best Of app for the iPhone or Android phone from the App Store or Google Play. Don't forget to check out the full Best of Broward-Palm Beach® 2012 online at Beer -- in all its barley and hops glory -- ... More >>

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    August 21, 2012

    The Fooducate iPhone App Review

    In the inaugural entry in Clean Plate Charlie's semi-regular series of iPhone app reviews, Charlie weighed in on the fun-to-use but not entirely indispensable Perfect Egg Timer app. This week's review looks at the buzz-killing but necessary Fooducate, one of Apple's top-rated nutrition apps of ... More >>

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    July 23, 2012

    South Florida's Ten Best Diners

    ​Want access to our Best Of picks from your smartphone? Download our free Best Of app for the iPhone or Android phone from the App Store or Google Play. Don't forget to check out the full Best of Broward/Palm Beach® 2012 online at of fluffy pancakes as far as the eye ... More >>

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    July 9, 2012

    Young Girl in Pigtails Robs Two Wilton Manors Businesses

    It's the old trick-'em-with-candy-and-steal-their-iPhone routine, a favorite among delinquent children and young girls in pigtails. And it happened twice last week in Wilton Manors. According to the Sun-Sentinel, police are looking for two underaged perps who burglarized two separate businesses at ... More >>

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    June 27, 2012

    Is Local Gay Publication HotSpots Porn? Feds Might Think So

    Earlier this month, the Justice Department arrested a 26-year-old Boca Raton resident John Michael Romero Mendoza for allegedly using the iPhone app BoyAhoy to arrange a sexual tryst with a 15-year-old boy.According to the criminal complaint, Mendoza's car was stocked with "condoms, lubricant and ho ... More >>

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    June 5, 2012

    Cuthill's Backyard in Boynton Beach: A New Taste of Old Florida

    After four u-turns and failed iPhone directions, I finally spot the wooden sign with an arrow pointing to Cuthill's Backyard in Boynton Beach. As I round the corner, I can see it, a newly erected outdoor bar behind a new wooden fence. It seems a bit out of place, a beachy-looking bar tucked amo ... More >>

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    April 26, 2012
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    February 8, 2012

    Pat the Foodie and Other Kids' Books for Adults

    ​Pat the Foodie is making its way around the internet, a parody of Pat the Bunny in the same vein as Go the F**k to Sleep. Like its inspiration, readers can touch things, though it's along the lines of scratchy beards and chicken feathers. Daily Dish from the LA Times cites one of the pages: "'Jud ... More >>

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    December 14, 2011

    New Times Best Of App Gets Love From Wired and Apple

    ​Just a few years ago, the web presence of New Times was the digital equivalent of a kid in a bowler hat yelling out the news next to the haberdashery. Now, we've got a sweet new homepage, award-winning blogs, and apparently a smart phone app that rocks. Sure, that sounds like we're using this spa ... More >>

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    September 5, 2011

    Food & Drink Events this Week in Broward/Palm Beach

    Dogfish Head will take over some of these taps on Tuesday. See? Going back to work ain't all bad.​It's Monday, and yet, it's still the weekend - what a beautiful conundrum. Assuming you were given the day off and don't have a fancy pool party to crash, there are a few options about town with which ... More >>

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    July 8, 2011

    Atlantis Space Shuttle Launch Photos From 36,000 Feet

    via Twitter user ChadGraff​There might not be much sightseeing from the window seat of a commercial airplane between Baltimore and Fort Lauderdale, except for maybe a rocket going into space next to your plane.The Huffington Post reports these pictures of the space shuttle Atlantis launch were ... More >>

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    June 2, 2011

    Broward School District: Parents on Cell Phones Are Driving Like Morons Around Kids

    csmonitor.comWho can be bothered looking out for kids when you've got this awesome phone to use?​If you drop off your kid for school and drive away with the kid's backpack stuck in the door and don't notice you're dragging your kid along the street because you're too busy texting, it's probably ti ... More >>

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    May 9, 2011

    Drunk Cinco de Mayo Reveler Tries to Record Cop on iPhone, Goes to Jail

    PBSOJoshua Mandel​Cinco de Mayo celebrations in Boynton Beach apparently got pretty crazy -- an officer states in the report below that "my working of the detail emphasized the bar area in which approximately 400 people were celebrating the Cinco de Mayo holiday and to which every officer in the c ... More >>

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    April 27, 2011

    Three (More) Free Foodie Apps for the iPhone

    ​In a small but concise priority listing of life, food is near the top. So is my iPhone. Thankfully, Apple combines the love I have for both. Earlier this month, I got an email from Apple with dozens of food application suggestions. While I gave you my top five free food apps for smartphones in De ... More >>

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    March 23, 2011

    Where We Were Eating: Taqueria Dona Raquel

    Dori Zinn​While your iPhone map application may have you driving down Dixie Highway in sketchy parts of Pompano Beach for some original Mexican food, don't fret. The arrival at your final destination, Taqueria Dona Raquel, is worth it.

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    January 27, 2011

    Where to Buy Girl Scout Cookies (Online Cookie Locator and iPhone App!)

    Flickr​It happens every year. You hear everyone talking about them -- the delicious Tagalongs, the sinfully good Thin Mint cookies (which taste better in a milkshake, BTW), the little girls manipulating you into buying four boxes. But poor you -- your office is one of those desolate hells that doe ... More >>

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    January 21, 2011

    Pay For Your Starbucks Addiction With New Smartphone App for iPhone, Blackberry

    Flickr/Ahmad Ziyad Maricar Starbucks calling...​It's 8am and you're seriously hung over from the night before. You're late for work, but first you need one of those new Trenta-sized iced coffees at Starbucks. You try to pay the Barrista but you can't find your wallet (which you serio ... More >>

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    November 11, 2010
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    September 23, 2010

    Eating Around the Blog-o-sphere

    Got an interesting post or bit of news to share? Email it to Charlie and we'll include it in Eating Around the Blog-o-Sphere.A local beer blog called Beer Review Dude interviews Holy Mackerel owner Bob Gordash at last week's tasting event at World of Beer.Worst Pizza will host another pizza tweetup ... More >>

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    August 26, 2010
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    May 21, 2010

    Doggie Bag: This Week in Charlie

    Eric BartonLearn how to make a healthy version of the super perro in this week's recipe post.​This week on the blog:An outdoor nightclub goes live in Delray Beach.Big Bear hopes to serve some malt-fed calf during next year's Field of Beers.Iron Maiden is hitting the road, which means it's time for ... More >>

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    January 6, 2010

    Drunken Bliss at Cantina Laredo

    Riki Altman​Why we just had to get away during one of the busiest travel times of the year is anyone's guess, but somehow taking a road trip over Christmas seemed logical when we booked the hotel room in Orlando a few months ago. Granted, it was a fun getaway for a while, excepting the outlet mall ... More >>

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    December 9, 2009

    Not Good Timing: Stabbing at Florida Memorial University Frat Party

    Joel Castillo​We're beginning to feel sorry for the public relations department of Miami Gardens' Florida Memorial University. As this week's feature story on the violence-plagued school -- think shootings, carjackings, home invasions, and a near-riot -- went to print, the first reports of a ... More >>

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    October 12, 2009

    Gym Rats: Broward a Training Ground for MMA Stars-to-Be

    Flickr user: Joe Johnston PhotographyUFC light heavyweight champion fighter, Chuck "The Iceman" Liddell ​One of the few new industries to rise from the smoldering ashes of our crumbling modern economy is Mixed Martial Arts. It seems that men in touch with their inner cave man make voracious cons ... More >>

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    August 11, 2009

    Not Sly's Brother, Technically, But He Might Have Cleaned Sly's Pool Once

    Sylvester Stallone has only one brother, thank God, and that's the incomparable Frank Stallone, seen above in the video for that song he did for the John Travolta leotard movie.But this morning, the Juice received a media release about energy-saving pool technologies endorsed by some of the region ... More >>

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    June 16, 2009

    Broke? Buy More Stuff, the Post advises

    Flickr User: diamond girl 77New Depression? Time to buy Tiffany's.It's no secret that daily newspapers are getting hit hard by the New Depression. Their entire economic model relies on print advertising that is rapidly disappearing. Now, the Palm Beach Post seems to be using its news space to shill ... More >>

  • Music

    May 21, 2009
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    May 8, 2009

    How to Make Your iPhone Get Down and Dirty

    So maybe it wasn't the best idea for a straight woman to experiment with Grindr, the new iPhone app that's supposed to help gay guys hook up. I had my roommate (the only tech savvy person in my household) download it on her phone, and was disappointed to discover that the program looked just like an ... More >>

  • Music

    April 30, 2009

    Real Men Drink Microbrews

    Hold your fire, save your ammo, and belly up to the bar at the Lodge.

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    April 23, 2009

    Wastin' Away at Hibi House

    You could spend a lot of happy hours at this Key West-flavored hideaway.

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    January 28, 2009

    Fall Out Boy to Play Mizner Park Amphitheatre, April 21

    via www.livenation.comThe last time Fall Out Boy headlined in South Florida, it was for a gig with Gym Class Heroes and Plain White T's at the Fillmore Miami Beach, on Halloween 2007. That theater seemed like a smallish venue for them then, and thanks to both Pete Wentz' tabloid appearances, and an ... More >>

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    October 24, 2008

    Booze Hound - BYOBooze

    I know it’s been a while since you BYOBed -- like in high school, back when you used to sneak-sip Special Brews on some public beach on Key Biscayne while discussing the ever-important topic of whether to get a belly-ring, a fairy tattooed on your lower back, or just blow all of your hard-earned D ... More >>

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    February 28, 2008
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    January 21, 2008
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    July 5, 2007


    As giant robots transform all around us (!), it´s good to know Michael Bay won´t ever change

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