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    August 1, 2014

    Florida Panther's Return Spells Doom for Gladesmen

    Jack Laban swears a cat was out here raising hell just this morning. Mosquitoes slurp blood through the 94-year-old shirtless Gladesman's baggy skin as he hobbles across a landfill of empty Pepsi cans and settles into a folding chair. The former Miami plumber with a full head of white hair uses a ro ... More >>

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    March 4, 2014

    The Porch Brings Upscale Italian and Seafood to Delray Beach

    Newcomers to the Delray Beach scene are either flashy, high-end joints slinging cocktails and stuffing gastropub pomp down your throat, or the fad niche spots that never seem to last long. Then there are the quiet comers, the ones that steal the show over months of top-notch service, consistent fare ... More >>

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    February 19, 2014

    FPL to Put Power Lines in Everglades National Park?

    It's a very real possibility that Florida Power & Light could put power lines through Everglades National Park. These would bring power from the Turkey Point nuclear power plant to points northward. The only time to object in person is tonight, at a public meeting at Florida International Universit ... More >>

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    February 18, 2014

    City of Fort Lauderdale Looking for Street Artist to Paint Crosswalks

    The three intersections on East Las Olas Boulevard from Southeast First to Southeast Third Avenue are gray. While their purpose in keeping fast-moving vehicles from crashing into each other used to be enough, the millennials have spoken, and if they're going to help a grandma cross the street, they' ... More >>

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    November 15, 2013

    Nude Beaches Disappoint Google Team Filming Florida Coastline

    Earlier in the year, Google and Visit Florida recruited four men to walk 825 miles of Florida's coastline, with the goal of photographing Florida's beaches, then posting the results on Google Street View for all to see. The journey for the four men consisted of lugging around 45 -pound backpacks equ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2013

    Judd Apatow Fooled by "Fired" Former Starbucks Employee?

    Quite a bit has unfolded since we first learned about former Starbucks employee Adrian Flores and his plea for assistance from the denizens of the internet. After raising enough funds to pay his most pressing bills, Flores remade his GoFundMe page, gofundme.com/helpuslive. He headlined the new vers ... More >>

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    March 19, 2013

    Activist Painting House Like a Gay Rainbow, Across Street From Westboro Baptist Church

    Last May, the Huffington Post published a photo of a 9-year-old named Josef Miles counter-protesting the Westboro Baptist Church -- a small but infamous group known for protesting soldiers' funerals with signs that declare "God Hates Fags." Miles held a small pencil-drawn sign that said, "God Hates ... More >>

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    August 16, 2012

    Did Mitt Romney Kill Leola Anderson in 1968 Car Crash? We Examine the Conspiracy Theories (PHOTOS)

    Did you hear about that fatal car crash Mitt Romney was in? The incident happened in France in June 1968, when Romney was serving as a Mormon missionary. It made the U.S. papers in 2007, but considering that the man is running for president, it's surprising that the story has been discussed so littl ... More >>

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    April 19, 2012
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    January 20, 2012

    Occupy Fort Lauderdale: The Pool Party (BYOB)

    destination360.comIf Occupy does it right, what its party could look like next weekend.​Now there's a cause your average Fort Lauderdale resident can get behind -- a pool party.What seems to be the inaugural Occupy Fort Lauderdale pool party is scheduled for January 28, which could actually be the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2011

    Google Maps Now Covers the Inside of the Fort Lauderdale Airport -- Why?

    ​Why you would need a map from Google of the inside of the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is beyond us, but it now exists.The airport is one of a handful of locations now mapped on the indoors for the Google Maps application for Android devices, and we're still trying to figure ou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2011

    Fort Lauderdale Men Killed Six Days and a Few Doors Apart; Cops Say Homicides Not Related

    ​The Fort Lauderdale Police Department is currently investigating the deaths of two men who were killed six days apart and only a few doors down from each other.The first victim was 51-year-old Eugene "Bow-Leg" Lynch, who was found shot to death in a residence at 837 NW Tenth Terrance on the after ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2010

    [UPDATED] Broward Deputy Hits Teenaged Bicyclist in Weston

    Screenshot from Google MapsWith Glades Parkway in the foreground, this is the road's intersection with SR 84, looking north.​A teenager riding a bike this morning at the intersection of Glades Parkway and State Route 84 was struck by a Broward Sheriff's Office deputy.According to the BSO release, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2010

    Evicted Tenant's Scam Had Everything but an Exit Plan

    Based on a Google Maps search, this is the home where McKenzie was evicted and which she allegedly rented fraudulently.​At some point after Kerrian McKenzie was informed of her impending eviction, the North Lauderdale woman hatched a plan: McKenzie moved out. Then, according to the Broward Sheriff ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2010

    Boynton Beach Man Kills Self After Standoff With Police

    Screen grab from Google MapsThe Boynton Beach neighborhood where Charles Bostwick committed suicide early Friday morning.​A 25-year-old man killed himself with a shot to the head early this morning after a dispute with an ex-girlfriend and a standoff with police.The man, Charles Bostwick, is said ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2010

    Crossfire Is Deadly on Military Trail Road Near West Palm

    Screen grab from Google Maps​This past December, Juice chronicled the bloody year at El Toro Loco, a cantina on South Military Trail Road in suburban West Palm Beach. But as you can see in this corrected version of the post, we had mistakenly ascribed one of the recent shootings to El Toro Loco wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2010

    Lights, Sirens Should Be Required for Police Speeding to Scene

    Screen grab: Google Maps​That's the intersection in Oakland Park, looking north, where 14-year-old Cara Dyan Catlin was killed in January in a collision with a Broward Sheriff's deputy who was speeding in a response to another deputy's call for backup at a traffic stop.In the screen shot, you can ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2010

    Hit and Run on Las Olas; Police Searching for Driver

    Photo: Google Maps​That's the spot on East Las Olas Boulevard two women were crossing last night, around 7:30, when they were struck by a dark-colored SUV. According to the Fort Lauderdale police report, the driver fled the scene, heading east toward the beach.One of the victims, 65-year-old Carol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2010

    [UPDATED] Lauderdale Real Estate Broker Made Deals That Were Truly Too Good to Be True

    Image courtesy Google MapsAccording to Google Maps, this is the home at 1237 NW Third Ave. in Fort Lauderdale for which Hughes collected a deposit that he allegedly never returned.​Filings by state regulators reveal more evidence of fraud by Fort Lauderdale real estate agent Denny Hughes, who was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2010

    From a Distance, Landlord Learns of Local Code Enforcement's Fickle Ways

    screen grab: Google Maps​Like the buttered toast that always falls face first on the kitchen floor, city code inspectors tend to be tough on the conscientious property owner, only to be lax when it comes to the most negligent property owners. Or at least that's the experience that poor Robert Rose ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2010

    'Till Death Do Us Park

    Courtesy of Google MapsTwo people have died in El Toro's parking lot.​It's snowbird season, the weather's chilly, and traffic is awful. As a public service, the Juice would like to remind our winter visitors that driving in South Florida is a health hazard, particularly since so few people here ar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2009

    Social Commerce and Online Porn: What They Can Learn From Each Other

    ​Social media and websites such as Facebook and YouTube are now the leading activity on the Internet for most of the U.S. and Europe. What's interesting is that while the social networking sites are growing exponentially, the commerce that attempts to take advantage of them doesn't seem to be near ... More >>

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    December 11, 2009

    El Toro Loco: How Loco Is Too Loco?

    Screen grab courtesy Google MapsThe sign says "open," but for how long?​Let's do a quick review of recent law enforcement visits to the suburban West Palm Beach nightclub El Toro Loco:This past January, 17-year-old Maciel Martin Videla was in the club when he was lured outside, allegedly by his gi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2009

    Can I Also Be Sentenced to House Arrest in a House Like Rubinstein's?

    Screen grab: Google MapsThe Rubinstein property in Boca, apparently from around 2007, when his 10,000-square-foot home was still being built.​Steven Michael Rubinstein is the Boca Raton accountant who was caught by the IRS concealing some $6 million in assets with the help of his friends at UBS. S ... More >>

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    October 6, 2009

    I Saw Ann Coulter Saturday Night -- And Lived to Tell the Tale

    Flickr: lissaCrypt keeper Ann Coulter caresses the grave of a favorite American.​My therapist says it might help to share this with readers. So here goes nothing: Saturday night, for one horrible moment, I looked into the eyes of Ann Coulter.I'm not sure why she was roaming the streets of West Pal ... More >>

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    September 11, 2009

    Picture Tour of Terrorist Stops in Broward

    ​Last night, ABC's 20/20 aired a segment featuring an interview with Elie Assaad, the undercover operative who was working for the FBI to infiltrate a Miami-area mosque where agents believed terrorist plots were being hatched. In the interview (video hasn't been posted yet), Assaad tells of being ... More >>

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    September 8, 2009

    Suspect Charged in Vehicular Homicide in Lake Worth

    Photo: Google MapsFlores' vehicle allegedly struck one of these concrete utility poles on this block of Sixth Avenue South in Lake Worth.​The Palm Beach Sheriff's Office is reporting that Antonio Flores, a 24-year-old Lake Worth resident, was driving drunk and without a license when last Thursday ... More >>

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    September 1, 2009

    Bike Fatality on A1A in Fort Lauderdale

    Photo: Google MapsThe Fort Lauderdale intersection that was the site of a traffic fatality early this morning​A 59-year-old man was struck and killed by a car just after midnight today on A1A in Fort Lauderdale, according to a police department news release.Daniel Colotte was riding a bicycle nort ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2009

    During Broward Visit, Rubio Daydreams of Roller Coasters

    Screen grab: Google MapsThe freeway view of Boomers in Dania Beach, from which a speeding Marco Rubio sent his latest Tweet.​Anyone got Shatner's number? Because isn't he the guy to call when looking to unlock the poetry contained within a true conservative's Twitter posts? So please channel the v ... More >>

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    August 28, 2009

    Robbery at Fort Lauderdale Bank of America; Suspect Arrested

    Screen grab: Google MapsThe Bank of America at Davie Boulevard and SW 31st Ave in Fort Lauderdale.​The Fort Lauderdale Police Department just issued a news release saying that someone tried to rob the Bank of America at 3030 Davie Boulevard, near with intersection with SW 31st Ave.That's the bank ... More >>

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    August 26, 2009

    On Hollywood Beach, Only City Stands a Chance of Making a Sale

    Photo: Google mapsThe Mermaid on Pierce Street in Hollywood Beach.​Like so many in this market, Eileen Miller wants to sell. But the owner of two small hotels on Hollywood Beach -- the Swan and the Mermaid -- is up against a formidable adversary. The City of Hollywood, which is also a seller and w ... More >>

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    May 20, 2009

    Progress on Hollywood Beach Quagmire

    Google MapsThe cure for your Hollywood Beach parking woes is at Harrison and Ocean.A trip to the beach is supposed to be relaxing, but if you're driving a car to Hollywood Beach, brace yourself for a stress test. On weekends the roads turn into a parking lot -- ostensibly because there's so few park ... More >>

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