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  • Blogs

    July 24, 2014

    Palm Beach Applebees to Raise Money for Alex's Lemonade Stand

    Alexandra "Alex" Scott was just four years old when she decided to old a lemonade stand to raise money to help find a cure for children with cancer. That original lemonade stand raised over $12,000 but Alex wasn't happy until she reached a goal of a million dollars. This little warrior was fightin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2014

    18 Reasons Why Rooting for the Pacers Over the Heat Is Dumb

    On Wednesday, the good folks over at Buzzfeed put together yet another one of their massive listicles that get read by billions of people all over the Interwebs. This one, titled 18 Reasons You Should Cheer for the Pacers Over the Heat, was a doozy. We assume this is some kind of guide for people ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2014

    Applebee's Introduces Social Media Chat That Works Only at Applebee's

    Did you ever walk into an Applebee's, enticed by the cool sexy drawl of actor (and spokesperson) John Corbett, only to find you'd love to chat with the person enjoying his Two for Twenty combo dinner? Well, you're in luck, because the "neighborhood" dining chain has launched WhatsApplebee's, a ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2014

    Today Is the Last Day to Vote in New Times' Best Of Readers' Poll

    You've had 20 days to vote for your favorite local business in the New Times Best Of Readers' Poll. Instead, you ate macaroni and played Xbox. But please -- please -- put down that bowl and hit pause, because today is the last day you have to vote. How does one vote in this poll, you ask? Well, f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2014

    Max's Harvest Updates Menu With New Dishes From New Executive Chef Eric Baker (Photos)

    Whether it's through specials or an entire menu revamp, it's important to update the menu for regulars and those looking to try something different -- even Applebee's rolls out new specials every so often. Just sayin'. Applebee's -- and other chains -- aside, with a new chef comes even bigger chang ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2014

    Ten Best Seafood Restaurants in Broward and Palm Beach Counties

    Right after Alaska, Florida has the most coastline of any state in the union. With 1,350 miles of ocean coastline and 8,436 miles of tidal coastline, which includes tidal estuaries, bays, and other bodies of water affected by pull of the moon, our fare peninsular has twice as much shoreline as any ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2013

    Ten Veterans Day Deals for Veterans, Active Military

    Veterans Day is this Monday, November 11 and many restaurants are thanking the people who protect our country with free meals and great deals. All of the deals require valid I.D. and most offers are open to both retired military, veterans, and active members of the U.S. military. Some are even exte ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2013

    Study Finds Road Warriors Go to Starbucks and Subway... a Lot

    You can spot them a mile away. Bleary-eyed people in suits pulling wheelie bags like pet poodles while they stand in line at the nearest Starbucks. They're the sales professionals and marketing reps who spend most of their lives on the road, endlessly traveling from meeting to pitch. And, like most ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2013

    The Depth of Localness: Is 100 Miles a Distant Source?

    Everybody is on the "buy local" bandwagon, which is a good thing. However, to be truly local, we need to look at the depth of the localness.

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2013

    Rick Mace Takes the Reigns at Cafe Boulud

    In the restaurant industry there are thousands of restaurant groups run by all manner of companies. Obviously, some are more prestigious than others. We're not exactly going to make an announcement when a new kitchen manager takes over the burners at Applebee's. One of Daniel Boulud's restaurant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2013

    Florida Man Has Penis Bitten by Escort

    An Orlando-area man looking for a date met an alleged prostitute on Tuesday night. The man then did the classy thing and took the prostitute to Applebee's for dinner before heading off to the Crestwood Suites Hotel. See also: -Florida Man Has Penis Sliced Off in Temp-Job Accident But ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2013

    Miami Heat Takes Down Bulls, Wins Ninth Straight

    The Miami Heat is currently riding a nine-game winning streak through a subtle yet delicate and refined mixture of sound fundamental basketball and relentlessly and mercilessly smashing opponents in the face. The latest victim of the maelstrom of ass-bludgeoning was the Chicago Bulls. Battling thr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2013

    Breastaurants Will Be Hitting Up Hallandale and Weston in the Coming Months

    What's better than a beer, a burger, and some very large boobs? Hallandale Beach and Weston would say, "Nothing. Nothing is what's better than those things." Because, as it turns out, both cities are planning to open new breastaurants in the coming months because titties is awesome! Hallandale Bea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2013

    Hollister Nurse-in an "Eyesore": Mothers are Pissed

    Love it or hate it: in most states women are allowed to breastfeed in public. Unfortunately, many people are unaware of that fact--restaurant, store, and mall managers included. Being that the majority of the population is not well versed in breastfeeding law, mothers with their boobs out tend to ge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2013

    Food Trends for 2013: Technology at the Table, Sour Foods, and Lots of Veggies

    It's that time of year again -- a chance to see what's in store food-wise, as dozens of publications, companies and agencies pin down celebrity chefs, food product developers, specialty purveyors -- even the U.S. culinary ambassador -- to get their opinion on what they think will be the hot new ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2012

    Couple Has Sex On Restaurant Table, Man Arrested For Not Paying Bill

    So you got a hankerin' for a pulled pork sandwich and a beer and decide to take the wife and kids out for a bite at your favorite restaurant.  And there you are, at Paddy Murphy's, munching on your sandwich, the kids eating their burgers, the Misses eating her pasta entree, when you look up an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2012

    Boobs at Applebee's: Breastfeeding Mafia to Stage Nationwide "Nurse-In" Saturday

    Breastfeeding in public tends to elicit strong reactions. Some people say a mother has a right to feed her child as necessary.  Other people say, "Eww!" Too bad for those latter prudes, federal law, and many state laws, explicitly say that a nursing mom has the right to feed her baby in most pl ... More >>

  • News

    August 23, 2012
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    February 21, 2012

    Broke America Sees Hot Pockets Commercial, Reacts

    ​A blandly artsy loft-style apartment, perhaps in New York. Bicycle in the corner, posters on the wall. Perhaps a half-dozen young people sitting on couches, talking and laughing and eating what we shall soon discover are Hot Pocket Snackers. Some of the young people look conservative. Some look l ... More >>

  • News

    February 9, 2012
  • Blogs

    October 28, 2011

    Hungry for Halloween? Kids Eat Free on Monday at Tijuana Flats, Applebees

    Take your kids to eat...then trick-or-treat!​Trick-or-treating is hard work - first you have to dress up as your favorite monster, comic book character or Disney princess. Then you have to scour the neighborhood for the good candy, while avoiding the people who give out pennies and black licorice. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2011

    Fat, Sodium, Calories: Ten Dense Dishes

    weheartit.comDoes your food want you to die?​You see them on TV, you drive past them on the way home - chain restaurants that offer food, fun and convenience. We know its difficult to ignore their siren songs of cheap food and menus that weight more than a toddler.  In order to make your food ... More >>

  • Film

    February 24, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 19, 2011

    Campaign Against Sucky Restaurant Websites​It's great when restaurants have websites. Makes life easier than trudging through a thicket of Yelps or merry bands of Advising Tripsters. But just because an eatery has some HTML skills doesn't mean they have to use them. The Oatmeal has identified some of the worst trai ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2010

    Ritter Campaign: Receipts Tell More Of Story

    ​​Digging into the Florida Elections Commission reports on Broward County Commissioner Stacy Ritter's campaign case and a few things quite literally don't add up. Then again, nothing about Ritter's campaign makes sense. It appears to have been a big-spending free-for-all.   ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2010

    The Chain Burger Joints We Want Here

    It seems we're getting inundated in these parts with chain burger joints. First came Five Guys, then Elevation Burger, and now Boardwalk says it'll open 50 stores in Florida. So that got us thinking: Which chain burger joints should also be heading to South Florida?Below is a list of the top burger ... More >>

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    June 25, 2009
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    January 22, 2009
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    January 8, 2009

    Pay To Play

    Not to look a gift horse in the mouth or anything, but wouldn't it have been great if Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade had inked a $75,000 check for the J.P. Taravella High School Marching Trojans? "Absolutely," says Debbie Rabinowitz, the band president and mother of a trombone-playing sopho ... More >>

  • News

    January 31, 2008

    Simmer Down, Kids!

    Sex-ed teachers want to know: How do you get hormones to listen to reason?

  • Music

    May 26, 2005


    I've Never Seen 'Em Fing

  • News

    February 5, 2004


    With bigger pots at stake in the track poker rooms, the workaday pros are lining up to get in

  • Music

    January 11, 2001


    Recalling each and every New Year's Eve celebration