Cara Jennings

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2012

    Marco Rubio Got Interrupted by Hecklers Today

    Marco Rubio was giving a speech to the Florida delegation at the Innisbrook Resort in Tampa today, when he was interrupted several times by members of Stand Up Florida. Among them was also former Lake Worth City Commissioner Cara Jennings, who's made it a regular practice to protest Allen West' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2010

    Death Threats over Ethics Charge Filed Against LW Commissioner Jennings

    ​Lake Worth City Commissioner Cara Jennings logged on to the Palm Beach Post's web site last week and found a death threat against her. A story posted on Wednesday April 21st by Willie Howard detailed a two-part ethics complaint filed against Jennings in 2008 by Lake Worth planning and zoning bo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    UPDATED: Lake Worth's Noise Complaints Won't Fall on Deaf Ears

    At 85 decibels, Lake Worth Commissioners can hear themselves think​It all started when owners of a French restaurant decided the noise from a bar next door was causing customer indigestion.They politely -- well, as politely as the French can -- asked their neighbors to turn it down during the dinn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    Ethics Complaint Against Lake Worth Commissioner Cara Jennings Is Dismissed

    Mary Lindsey: Losing the battle against Jennings?​The ethics complaint filed on behalf of Lake Worth business owner Gary Dario against City Commissioner Cara Jennings has been dismissed yesterday by the Florida Commission on Ethics for "lack of legal sufficiency," according to a news release issue ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2009

    UPDATE: Environmental Coalition Rallies Against Scott Maxwell: Maxwell Responds to Allegations of Racism

    ​We spoke by phone with Scott Maxwell just minutes after the PBC Environmental Coalition ended its news conference in Lake Worth this afternoon, where speakers alleged that Maxwell, who is running for City Commission District 1, had ties to racist and white supremacist groups, specifically the Fed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2009

    Lake Worth City Commissioner Jennings Cleared of Charges

    Jennings, second from left, in her cheerleading days​The case against Lake Worth City Commissioner Cara Jennings, who was arrested during a peaceful vigil outside the Israeli Consulate in Miami last March, has been dismissed today. Jennings was arrested for "Resisting an Officer without Violence ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2009

    Lake Worth Commish Actually Squeaky Fromme?

    Jennings, not shooting the president. But, still!​Lake Worth Blogger Lynn Anderson finds an uncanny resemblance between Squeaky Fromme, who was released from prison last week after serving 39 years of a life sentence for attempting to assassinate President Gerald Ford, and our own activist city co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    Power Plays

    Idyllic Florida landscape courtesy of FMPAResidents of Lake Worth, many of whom have made small but successful careers specializing in complaining about their high utility bills, might not know the city actually gets the power to turn their fans and nuke their frozen dinners not from the beleaguered ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2009

    In Case You Missed It, This Week's Best News Video

    Miami-Dade CorrectionsJenningsLake Worth Commissioner Cara Jennings apparently has some strong feelings about Israeli aggression in Palestine, because on Sunday, she headed down to the Israeli Consulate in downtown Miami, painted her face, climbed up on some stilts, and stood by the entrance, chanti ... More >>

  • News

    November 6, 2008

    Barack Obama wins -- and So Does South Florida

    It's a victory just to have an election pass without a local embarrassment

  • News

    May 15, 2008

    Show Us Some Green

    America's most colorful third party could use some attention — and some cash.

  • News

    August 2, 2001

    Gimme an A!

    Anarchists in Lake Worth have spread their subversive good cheer from Seattle to Québec City and beyond