Taco Tuesdays are here to stay. On Friday, Treasure Trove hammered through negotiations with landlord Sophia Enterprises Inc. to allow the bar to remain open. The beloved dive has been a Fort Lauderdale institution owned by Jeff Rudd for 17 years.
Come January 1, no more taco Tuesdays -- or anything else -- at Treasure Trove. The beloved dive bar off A1A will shutter by year's end. A doubling of his $4,000-a-month rent as of January 1 by building owner Sophia Enterprises is too steep for the business to maintain. After 17 years running his ... More >>
Having moved here just a week ago from a landlocked, wonky metropolis, I'm still surprised by the novelty of ending up in a beachfront dive bar with a room full of people wearing flip-flops and some semblance of a shirt getting drunk in the middle of the day. Such was the case this past Tues ... More >>
Michael McElroyMickey and his wife, Cathy.Thousands of bicycles are stolen every year, but for some reason, people care more when it happens to someone like Mickey Clean. That's because, over the last ten years, Mickey has become something of a local celebrity. He's the guy who does those crayon ... More >>