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  • Blogs

    November 4, 2014

    Nonvoters Rule the Election

    Editor's note: Evan Rowe is an adjunct professor of history at Broward College. Despite the campaign hype and advertising, despite the fact that this election will decide Florida's governor and the legality of medical marijuana, the largest voting bloc this election cycle will be, as it was in 2010 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2014

    Ron Book's Daughter Considering Run for State Senate for Broward in 2016

    Lauren Book, daughter of lobbyist Ron Book, is considering a run for state Senate for South Broward in 2016. Ron Book -- who reps a bevy of governments, including Broward, and private clients, including the Miami Dolphins, and is regarded by many as the most powerful lobbyist in Florida -- has had ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 18, 2014
  • Blogs

    September 15, 2014

    South Florida Food & Drink Events This Week: New Times' Pairings, Tap Takeover, and Boca Tastemakers

    Around and around we go; today is the start to yet another lovely workweek. Hopefully, you have a bit of a spring in your step from some indulgent weekend activities. If not, don't fret; there are still plenty of events to keep you busy through your working days. Whether you're looking to sip and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2014

    Rick Scott in Greenacres Today; Protest Planned

    Rick Scott officially kicked off his tour of Florida car dealerships reelection campaign yesterday at a Volkswagen dealership in Jacksonville. He and some Republican supporters chanted his campaign slogan, "Let's keep working!" Today at noon, when Scott comes to an AutoNation dealership in Greenacr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2014

    Introduced as "Future President," Jeb Bush Says That's "Over-Exaggerated"

    Jeb Bush briefly spoke in Spanish, called illegal immigrants "risk takers" and touted Common Core standards as a keynote at the sixth annual Broward Workshop State of our County Forum at Signature Grand Friday morning in Davie.

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2013

    State Sen. Maria Sachs Calls For Tougher Texting and Driving Law

    In case you hadn't heard, Florida's texting while driving ban went into effect today. But, as it stands, the law is kinda hard to enforce. But, on the day everything became official, Democrats and Republicans are coming together to call for a tougher law -- one that actually makes a difference. S ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 6, 2012
  • Blogs

    August 25, 2009

    "Cash for Clunkers" Has a Quiet End in South Florida A message in spray paint over rust. I expected that, after several extensions, the highly controversial (Obama supporters would say "successful") "Cash for Clunkers" government incentive program would close with the riotous thunder of salesmen and car shoppers ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2009

    "Next Warren Buffett" Takes Control of Lauderdale Auto Retail Giant

    Fort Lauderdale-based AutoNation, which has been battered by the recession like the rest of the auto industry, will have a majority shareholder -- ELS Investment Inc. That's Eddie Lampert, a financier who's made his billions by identifying companies who have ruined their potential through mismanagem ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2008

    Got My First Xmas Card!

    Hey, sorry for not keeping the pump primed on this thing. Deep into one of those cover stories we do. But I do want to share with you my holiday card (holy shiite, this year flew by, eh?). It's from my stock broker. Happy holidays, folks. [Also, on a related note, the SunSentinel proclaims tod ... More >>

  • News

    September 25, 2008

    The People Person

    State Rep. Ellen Bogdanoff puts you ahead of politics — if you're the right kind of person

  • News

    March 13, 2008

    They Can't Be Beat

    Customers claim AutoNation lured them into bad loans

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2007
  • News

    August 24, 2006

    Political Links

    Fairway for Investors, Dead End for You

  • News

    April 13, 2006

    These Deals Will Blow You Away

    Should Local Buyers Watch Out for "Katrina Cars" ?

  • News

    November 17, 2005

    Raze the Roof

    Greed, neglect, and the bulldozer's blade chew away at the work of Fort Lauderdale's master builder

  • News

    August 18, 2005


    Hustle and Fame

  • Sports and Recreation

    May 12, 2005
  • News

    April 29, 2004

    Late-night Confession

    What exactly did the mayor say to the commissioner at City Hall?

  • News

    December 25, 2003

    Xmas Spirit

    Folks at Happy Times get the news just like the prez: with the ugly

  • News

    December 11, 2003

    A Freestanding Fight

    A hospital exec takes on the health care mafia and an ER deal involving an accused thief and a couple of insiders

  • News

    October 16, 2003

    Who Ya Gonna Call?

    Anybody but Wayne Huizenga's Maroone, says one unhappy buyer

  • Sports and Recreation

    May 15, 2003

    Best Swimming Pool

    The Fitness Co.

  • News

    May 8, 2003

    Where the Condos are

    Fort Lauderdale is hell-bent on becoming a rich boomer bore town

  • News

    February 27, 2003
  • Calendar

    April 5, 2001

    Diversity in Action

    The Second Annual Florida Conference on Diversity and Disparity

  • News

    November 4, 1999

    Disloyalty Is Job One

    Bob Horvath was the ultimate company man for GM and sold their cars for 40 years. The thanks he got? The auto giant put him out of business.

  • News

    December 10, 1998

    A Vehicle For Racism

    Isn't selling cars for Republic Industries hard enough without your boss cracking racist jokes all the time?

  • News

    January 8, 1998