There were puddles all over Broward County on Monday, thanks to the steady rain over the weekend, but in Hollywood, there were lakes, as you can see in the video above.The worst of it is in South Hollywood, where activists have long complained about poor drainage, among other infrastructure problem ... More >>
Flickr: lingsiongIt's not quite this bad in Hollywood, but it's getting there.Sometimes, all it takes is a long, steady rain to tell us what local governments have been smart about spending their tax dollars. Judging by reports, the City of Hollywood has flunked this test."At 28th Avenue at McNic ... More >>
hollywoodfl.orgLinda Sherwood had her doubts about the "cone of silence," until...Last week, the Hollywood Commission considered a measure that would have broadened the "cone of silence" rule for city officials. They rock the cone in Miami -- click here and scroll down for a definition. Basically, w ... More >>
Maybe Hollywood Commissioner Beam Furr is right that an ordinance to ban private commissioner meetings with lobbyists is "unconstitutional." But it's still a shrewd move by Mayor Peter Bober and Commissioner Heidi O'Sheehan to champion the legislation. Or rather, to force their less savory colleague ... More >>
Poetry for the Horny
Cynthia Berman-Miller, at far left, with Hollywood Commish Cathy Anderson (in purple), lobbyist Alan Koslow, and County Commish Sue Gunzberger (watch that hand, Al!) I'm going to be updating this damn bloggy beast all day long, but wanted to start with news coming from Hollywood that former state ... More >>
While scandal rages in Hollywood, Whit Van Cott waits for his payday with a rod and reel.
Even with a housing bust and bad court verdicts, the show goes on.
Hollywood Commission meetings are a dysfunctional family feast for developer pals.
Our Leader Below is an e-mail from Hollywood Mayor Mara Giulanti responding to her many critics. The mayor was adding her voice to a series of e-mails that began about the Mach eminent domain victory over the city. She was responding, as best as I could tell, to an e-mail from Howard Sher, a long-ti ... More >>
There's been a lot of controversy lately regarding the New Times' takeover of the Village Voice and the resulting carnage at the legendary weekly in New York. Blood has been spilled, great reporters have left or been fired, a lot of people are concerned. I don't pretend to understand what's happen ... More >>
To be a development star in Hollywood, its all in who you know, baby
She visited Hollywood the same day as the developer. Now residents fear for their homes.
Sure, Hollywood's sewage plan is dirty. It pollutes the Everglades too.
Hollywood deceives the public. NBHD tries to stamp out the truth.
To follow the wrongdoing in Hollywood's sewage deal, just watch the drama unfold
Hollywood commish profits on biowaste
Hollywood schools its citizens, young and old, in stupidity
Districting in Hollywood was supposed to ensure at least one minority candidate on the commission. Think again.