Hamilton Forman

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    March 20, 2014

    Chicago Evangelical With Broward Ties Resigns After Sex Scandal

    The Chicago-based megachurch leader with serious ties throughout Florida and in Broward has lost his flock due to a sex scandal. Since the '60s, Bill Gothard has been preaching a submit-to-authority brand of Bible that excoriates rock music and free thinking: Listen to your parents, obey your husban ... More >>

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    March 8, 2011

    Steve Geller: Will He Get His Fingers in Sunrise?

    Daily BreezeWild art: Millions of dead sardines turned up in Redondo Beach today. Suspected cause: Winds drove them into small areas where they basically smothered each other. ​Who wants to be the new Sunrise city attorney?Well, there are a few interesting applicants among the dozen or so in the r ... More >>

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    January 12, 2010

    Hamilton Forman Dead at 90

    South Florida Sun-SentinelHamilton Forman (right), with sons.​Hamilton Forman, the man who was to Broward County what Montgomery Burns is to Springfield, died last night at age 90. The old man had a facility for making friends with powerful figures -- especially when it was a simple matter of writ ... More >>

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    November 20, 2008
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    November 3, 2008
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    January 24, 2008

    For Love of God

    On her radio show and in her personal life, Beverly Kennedy spreads her gospel across Broward

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    September 5, 2007
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    October 7, 2004
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    March 4, 2004

    All the Governor's Men

    A sweetheart hospital district deal could land Jeb Bush in front of a grand jury

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    February 12, 2004

    Hospital Index

    Want to play free golf and stay at the finest hotels in the country?

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    November 6, 2003

    Bad Operation

    Prominent parasites bleed the taxpayers in the name of medicine

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    September 12, 2002

    Culture Wars

    Follow this leader and your kids will obey their masters and join lockstep with God. Or else.

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    October 7, 1999

    Raising Kane

    How Jim Kane transformed himself from a special-interest lobbyist into a lobbyist who's also Florida's best-known political pollster

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    April 15, 1999

    The Culture War Continues

    A controversial character-training program was pulled from a state bill, yes. But now Broward County has to deal with it.

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    February 18, 1999

    Little Soldiers in the Culture War

    Evangelical radical Bill Gothard's Character First! curriculum teaches students in Fort Lauderdale to obey his will

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    January 21, 1999
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    October 29, 1998

    The Reeducation of Ms. Kristin Jacobs

    Broward's leading reform candidate discovers that money really is the root of all influence

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    October 22, 1998

    To the Victor Go the Spoiled Children

    County Commissioner Scott Cowan paid his daughters $10,000 in campaign funds for not working on his campaign. Hey -- it's legal.

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    May 28, 1998

    Frivolous This Is Not!

    Two Broward superpowers are squabbling over legal black eyes and personal vendettas. For taxpayers it's a $400,000 feud worth watching.