You know those Salt Life stickers you see everywhere? The idea for them, and the multimillion-dollar company apparel company they created came from Jacksonville.
Salt Life, the company, began in the early 2000s with a group of friends with a passion for fishing, surfing, diving and anything involvi ... More >>
A Jacksonville man was indicted on federal charges after he purchased a dozen enemas from a CVS store, used them, put them back into their boxes, resealed them, and brought them back to the store.
So. Many. Questions.
Oh, but that's not all.
Several of the used enemas were then resold to unsuspec ... More >>
Earlier this week, a 35-year-old Jacksonville man, Christopher Chaney, pleaded guilty to charges that he hacked into celebrity email accounts and leaked nude photos of several of them, including Scarlett Johansson and Mila Kunis. He faces up to 60 years in prison, according to the Associated Pres ... More >>
Consult the internet for less fabric.A Jacksonville man named Christopher Chaney has been identified by the FBI as the man who graced the interwebs with nude photos of actress Scarlett Johansson.He also faces 121 years in prison for allegedly doing so.In a news conference this afternoon, the FBI ... More >>
• It's "pack your knives and go" time for former Top Chef contestant Kenny Gilbert again. This time, though, it's by his own choice. It seems that less than two months after he signed on as chef at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, he's signed off to move to Jacksonville and ... More >>
On Monday, Fort Lauderdale police found the man they've been looking for -- Marquous Daunte Deyounks (left). He's accused of trying to kill a woman he'd just gotten involved with, back on July 14. A verbal dispute escalated, and Deyounks allegedly produced a knife and sliced up his new girlf ... More >>
Did you go to college right after high school?Yes, I attended Jackson College in Jacksonville, I graduated in 2006. I did the ROTC program and I got commissioned the day I graduated.How long are you in the Gulf of Oman for?For as long as we're needed, sir. Everyone's just doing their job.During y ... More >>
This music video is from Florida Rep. Mike Weinstein from Jacksonville. He's a Republican -- as you probably guessed from the dancing scenes. (Warning: Around the 2:52 mark, a dancer makes a move that's not quite for the family-values crowd.)I hope some of our South Florida politicians take the cue ... More >>
For all the thrills and spills that come with a roller derby match, it's a pretty unlikely scene for a fundraiser. But then, it's also unlikely that a girl who suffers from lupus would lace up skates for such a brutal sport. So Saturday's fundraiser at the Gold Coast Roller Rink in Fort Lauderdale w ... More >>
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Imagine getting a text from your 9th grade algebra teacher: "Ur homework is due in 45 min!!" No, this is not a nightmare, and yes, you are wearing pants.As part of a revision of the district's technology plan, school technology officials recommended to the Palm ... More >>
Josh Hedges/UFCCharles Blanchard likes to punch men in the face -- and he gets paid for it.The Jacksonville native is a Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter and is making his big debut Wednesday on Spike TV's show Ultimate Fighter.There are some moves he wishes he could smack down on his opponent, bu ... More >>
Headlines from the weekend past in Broward and Palm Beach:The Dolphins squeaked out a win in Jacksonville yesterday afternoon, thanks to some hard running by Ricky Williams and a timely sack by Randy Starks. [NFL.com]Matthew Bent, one of the Deerfield Beach boys accused of torching Michael Brewer ... More >>
The term "road warrior" gets tossed around in the music industry more often than is necessary. There's easily a dozen touring musicians who are touted as the "hardest working" this or that, but guitarist Derek Trucks is one that's probably most deserving of the title.
The fact is, at 29, Trucks has ... More >>