You want to know how you would have been living if you'd hooked up with Bernie Madoff and started illegally raising for him right at the swindler's start in the 1960s? You have to look at how Fort Lauderdale's Michael Bienes lived. I've written a lot about the philanthropist who claims he, too, ha ... More >>
Fort Lauderdale multimillionaire Michael Bienes never cut ties with Bernie Madoff — even after the SEC shut him down.
Michael Bienes doesn't make a lot of news and hasn't been involved much in local politics, but if you look around you'll see the tall and seemingly kindly Fort Lauderdale multi-millionaire's name all over the place. At Holy Cross Hospital, there's the Michael and Diann ... More >>
Picking the Florida Phil clean; bringing blues to blacks
You get what you pay for
The death of the FPO becomes official
The passing of the Philharmonic is a tragedy, but that doesn't mean the musicians don't have an attitude problem
The Broward Center for the Performing Arts features Beethoven concerts
"Hitchcock: Master of Mystery" is performed by the FPO Friday
Musicians of the Florida Philharmonic were none too pleased by the settlement of this fall's strike
Beethoven by the Beach IV
October 29 - November 4, 1998
He's a hillbilly boor, a promotional genius, a political trickster, a lovable rogue, and a control freak. Preston Henn is also the owner of one of the biggest flea markets in the world.
June 25 - July 1, 1998
April 30 - May 6, 1998
April 2-8, 1998