Davie Town Council

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2013

    Davie Might Lift Buying Booze on Sundays Ban

    For many years now, folks who live in Davie that wanted to get their booze on before noon on Sundays were shit out of luck. Thanks to a decades-old ordinance, stores are prohibited from selling any alcohol until after 12:00 on Sundays. But now, the Davie Town Council will be looking to change the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2013

    Tom Truex Is Your New Broward GOP Leader

    After a short-lived term as Broward Republican chairman came to a close for Rico Petrocelli because he didn't get along with people, or some such thing, the Broward GOP had a chance to really come out swinging, especially after getting slammed in the November elections, and choose a new leader who d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    Morning Juice: Bull Session Over Davie Land Deal; West Palm May Have Frankel Forever

    ​Let's check out the local headlines:First degree murder charges for 16-year-old Berenice Juarez, accused of stabbing to death her mother's boyfriend, Gilardo Ramos Paz, in the parking lot of a Winn Dixie in Delray Beach. Paz was reportedly married, with a wife and five children in Guatemala. Repo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2010

    Pro-Israel Rally a One-Sided Affair; Rallies to Become Weekly Event in 2010

    As you can see from the video above, this year's pro-Israel rally in downtown Fort Lauderdale did not attract last year's batch of counterprotesting, virulently anti-Semite Muslims. Just a bunch of like-minded people furious over the Obama administration's handling of terrorism threats and diplomati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2009

    Susan Starkey Responds to Anti-Semitism Allegations

    Flickr: ArmadillizRoad signs: Occasionally offensive to Republicans.​Davie Town Council member Susan Starkey says she never said "Jews try to convert everyone," as alleged by activist Joe Kaufman, of the Coral Springs-based Americans Against Hate.The exchange occurred December 18 between Starkey a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2009

    [Updated] Davie Councilwoman Susan Starkey Accused of Ethnic Bias Against Jews

    davie-fl.govStarkey​A Davie street sign commemorating a donation by a Muslim group has triggered controversy for Susan Starkey, a longtime member of the Davie Town Council who allegedly hurled an accusation at Jews while arguing that the sign should stay.The Council on American-Islamic Relations i ... More >>

  • News

    April 5, 2007

    All You Need to Smear

    Slimy newspaper article, hokey moral values committee, cash from a slush fund — and voilà

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2007

    Stuck On Stuck On the Palmetto

    I'm in a big hurry this morning (and was in court all day yesterday) so I'll borrow from Stuck on the Palmetto, one of the best blogs in South Florida -- and hands-down the best in terms of aggregating interesting local news. First, Rick breaks down Buddy Nevins' kick of a story about Davie Town C ... More >>

  • News

    January 11, 2007

    The New Pistolero in Town

    On the dusty, Old West streets of Davie, a political hotshot takes aim

  • News

    September 2, 2004

    Last Candidate Standing

    Davie's Richard Grayson has built a political career of joke campaigns