The veritable beerfest. As the weather improves, it's become more and more pleasant to spend a couple of hours outside drinking a lot of craft and imported beer. And while most beer festivals focus on a solid spread of beer producers from across the country and around the world, this weekend one can ... More >>
A 98-year-old Florida woman had a bit of a pest problem. And by "pest," we mean bees. And by "a bit," we mean she had thousands and thousands of bees growing a bee empire inside her attic and awning. It was 20,000 bees, to be exact. Basically, the woman's house was one giant honeycomb. Even the g ... More >>
Depending on where you come down on the whole animal-rights thing, you probably watched the video of Florida's finest d-bags jumping onto some innocent manatees with something between shock and rage. This week we posted the vid, some dumpster-grade Jackassery courtesy of two Cocoa Beach brainiacs. T ... More >>
A couple of Cocoa Beach yokels made the conscious decision to lure a mother manatee and her calf close to the water's edge, and then cannonballed into them, because DERPY DERPY DERP IT'S HIGH LARIOUS. Then they posted the video of them slamming into the animals on the YouTube. Because this ... More >>
F. Scott Fitzgerald certainly laid it out best about the rich: they are different from you and me. The Palm Beach society battle between the heirs of the National Enquirerfortune has shifted into high-gear again. As well told you earlier this month, Paul Pope and his mother Lois have been playing ... More >>
Even though she's been out of custody and ducking underground for the last year and a half, it's been a busy few weeks for America's most hated parental unit. The latest updates came with a one-two punch: first, word that an appellant court had decided to drop two of the remaining guilty charges on ... More >>
Jamie DeRosa, a veteran of Wolfgang Puck Dining Group, Chef Allen's, and the Michelin-starred Fat Duck in England, is breaking onto the South Florida scene with a duo of new spots in Delray Beach, the Atlantic Ocean Club and Buddha Sky Bar. With experience in everything from gastropubs to molecul ... More >>
Flickr: Callocephalon PhotographyThis is what a shearwater looks like when it's alive.For those fretting about the effect of the Gulf spill on seabirds, fret not for the greater shearwaters. Yes, some 35 of those majestic birds have been found dead along the South Florida coast, from Delray to C ... More >>
flickr user: neeta lindBy the end of today, Florida drivers could have a new design option for their license plate: an image of a surfer inspired by the 60s surf flick, The Endless Summer. The state legislature is expected to OK a bill authorizing the new plate. Sounds pretty rad, right? But some ... More >>
In this latest round of effects versus storytelling, effects win. Big.
A lounge-loving throwback
Bigamy charges and dozens of busts for sham marriages.It must be South Florida.
Don't hate Peter Mendia because he's purty. Hate him because you want his job!
It takes a lot more than a bumper sticker to support the troops, says a crusty ex-Marine and best-selling author
The man who changed skateboarding forever skates in Hollywood -- Florida, not California
Jazzman Turk Mauro rode high in New York, Paris, and the south of France -- now he's hanging on for dear life through a South Florida streak of the blues
Writers Night, Joni Mitchell