Dale Holness

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2014

    Lauderdale Airport Workers to See Improved Standards After Bill Passes

    Broward commissioners passed a bill last night that can revoke permits of companies at the airport whose services get interrupted due to a work stoppage by employees, like a strike. This comes as a win for aggrieved airport workers -- baggage handlers, sky caps, wheelchair attendants, cabin cleaners ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    Should Broward County Require Government Contractors to Hire Locals?

    Bullying is bad, right? Well, what if the bullying comes from a bunch of pastors and church leaders who are trying to bully / prod / embarrass / force county commissioners into doing something good for the community? BOLD Justice (Broward Organized Leaders Doing Justice) is a group compris ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2011

    John Rodstrom Becomes New Broward Mayor; Kristin Jacobs Gets the Upgrade to Vice Mayor

    Broward Vice Mayor Kristin Jacobs (left) and Mayor John Rodstrom.​The Broward Commission voted unanimously to pick Vice Mayor John Rodstrom as the new Broward Mayor, replacing Sue Gunzburger to begin his one-year term.Kristin Jacobs' path to becoming the new vice mayor wasn't exactly a shoe-in. Sh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2011

    Broward Dropping the Bong-Hammer: Business Inspections for "Smoking Devices" Coming Soon​The Broward County Board of County Commissioners is warning that county code enforcement officers will start hunting stores that aren't in compliance with the new ordinance requiring shops to post "visible signs" explaining that they can't sell "smoking devices" to kids.Again, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2011

    Broward County Commission Drops the Bong-Hammer on Youngsters​Thanks to the Broward County Commission, youngsters under the age of 18 now have to get permission from Mom or Dad to buy a "smoking device."All hope is not lost for the young potheads of Broward -- the commission didn't ban kids from buying apples.The ordinance, sponsored by Commi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2011

    Sylvia Poitier Cruises To Victory, Other Election Results

    Random election results: UPDATED: The votes are in and all of the races below are official. ​​The first is that Sylvia Poitier is sailing to reelection in Deerfield Beach, despite all the scandal and her painfully obvious corruption. With only one precinct uncounted, just 714 people vo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2011

    The Incredible Mr. Rand

    There is no bigger believer in the power of activists in Broward County than the Pulp. When watchdogs in the media fail (which happens more frequently than you can imagine), their hard work and perseverance have helped to bring one scandal after another to light. Russell Rand speaks at a recent ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2011

    Plantation Unconfidential

    Plantation Chamber of Commerce President Siobhan Edwards focuses on the positive these days. She focuses on her four grandchildren, not the terrible situation that ended her marriage in what was then a hush-hush scandal that rocked Plantation City H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2010

    Lack of Voters Means a Short Wait for Election Returns; Stay Tuned for Updates

    Photo: Greene4FloridaGreene working the senior crowd during a recent stop at Shelby's in Deerfield Beach.​We've had server problems today, but I'm told that they've been mostly resolved, minus the comments field.The most interesting race to watch this evening is in the Republican primary for gover ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2008
  • News

    August 14, 2008

    Unfinished Business

    A son denied becomes a festering campaign issue haunting Commissioner Eggelletion as Election Day approaches

  • News

    June 19, 2008

    Field of Drools

    Local cricketers can only dream of playing in the county's new high-end cricket stadium

  • News

    December 16, 2004

    The Lobbyist

    Broward Commissioner Josephus Eggelletion quietly pulls political strings in Lauderdale Lakes -- and personally profits in the process