Broward has been out in front of the rest of the state, maybe the country, in terms of preparing for climate change and rising sea levels. The county commissioned a report showing that large parts of Lauderdale could be underwater 50 years from now. Over and over, experts say our low-lying areas are ... More >>
Infested!‚ÄčThe Miami Herald's Fred Grimm is probably Florida's resident expert drollerist, and his drollery is seldom so barbed or smart as it was in Wednesday's column: "To Legislature, enemy is us." Check it out, if you're in the mood for some lightly depressing weekend reading."Gotta have us som ... More >>
When ineffective governments lack the strength or wherewithal to act, there is only one thing left for them to do. They issue reports. After Rick Scott is sworn in as governor tomorrow, grand jury starter Crist will have more time to party‚ÄčI can't say that the statewide gran ... More >>
Flickr User: Paul ThurlbyFor Hollywood pols, sex offender legislation is a low-hanging fruit that may prove temptingTo piggyback on a Fred Grimm column in the Herald and a Smashed Frog blog post -- as well as the article that started it all, in our sister paper -- I'll venture a prediction that rece ... More >>
The biggest, baddest bloviators in town match witlessness in our Columnist Poetry Slam
Daily newspapers have wasted a lot of ink on a Hollywood swingers club. New Times went inside.
Why is the Sun-Sentinelís Cuba bureau so kind to Fidel?
Fort Lauderdaleís ban of under-21 clubbers shows that when fun is outlawed, only outlaws will have fun
Six shoppertainment malls, three eager mallrats, one day of shopping nirvana