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Jim Naugle

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    January 23, 2012

    Former Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jim Naugle Backs Rick Santorum

    ​Call it a match made in heaven.Rick Santorum is best-known (among 20-something alt-weekly types, at least) as the evangelical homophobe who likened gay relationships to "man-on-dog" sex and consequently suffered the wrath of Dan Savage's revolting Google bomb.Jim Naugle is known locally as the fo ... More >>

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    October 21, 2010

    FEMA Bombshell: School Board Can't Account For $15 million In Post-Wilma Spending

    FEMA conducted an audit of Broward School Board spending of federal funds after hurricanes Katrina and Wilma and found the school board may have squandered millions of dollars, according to a report issued by the Department of Homeland Security this week.. "The School Board did not account for FEMA ... More >>

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    January 5, 2010

    Broward County: Still Getting Ripped Off by Trash Haulers

    Flickr: Jeffrey BeallWaste Management has a strangle-hold on the Broward trash industry.​Let's not get too carried away with the celebration for our soon-to-be cheaper trash bills.We had been paying $98.50/ton for trash. And now Broward residents will pay $61.75/ton. That's because we've finally p ... More >>

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    March 17, 2009

    Naugle Remembered for Packing Heat and His Complete Inability to Predict Future

    Classic Naugle: The mayor says he became aware of gay sex in his backyard. Revelers in Fort Lauderdale will be drinking rainbow-colored beer and wearing sexy Leprechaun outfits today to celebrate one thing: the day super anti-gay Mayor Jim Naugle leaves office. It's too easy, thought, to bash the g ... More >>

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    December 10, 2008

    Everybody With the Wish Lists. You Will Get Coal and Like It!

    Are you as excited about the Fort Lauderdale City Commission election as I am? I thought so. Are you as excited as ex-commissioner Tim Smith? Fat chance.For the uninitiated, Smith's blog has a Pavlovian response to impolitic remarks by Mayor Jim Naugle, which keeps him plenty busy. For the longest t ... More >>

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    April 10, 2008
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    January 3, 2008
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    September 24, 2007
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    August 30, 2007
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    August 23, 2007
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    August 23, 2007

    C'mon, Get Happy

    Does Mayor Jim Naugle still know Fort Lauderdale?

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    August 16, 2007
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    August 16, 2007

    Letters for August 16-22, 2007

    It's a Freakin' Show

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    August 14, 2007
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    August 9, 2007
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    August 2, 2007

    Sex on the Beach

    Testing Naugle's fantasy

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    July 25, 2007
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    July 24, 2007
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    July 18, 2007
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    April 26, 2007
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    February 1, 2007

    Cheap Super Bowl Tix!

    When There's This Much Money Involved, Feel Free to Scam

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    December 11, 2006

    No More Moore

    In Saturday's Sun-Sentinel, there were two 1B stories regarding a "commissioner." Each was about Carlton Moore, who has been in the news a little bit too much lately. In one the articles, Brittany Wallman (I don't have to do a disclaimer anymore, do I?) and Brian Haas detail how the police failed to ... More >>

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    September 19, 2006

    Spread the Mayo

    Where would the Sun-Sentinel be without Mike Mayo? Today he finally gives the newspaper a whiff of credibility with his column about Ken Jenne's hiring of John Hanlon. Before, he was nailing the Hard Rock for stiffing the guy who won the $260,000 jackpot when the regular staff seemed suspiciously ab ... More >>

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    June 22, 2006

    Good Jim Good

    -- Good Jim reared his head in the Miami Herald today. Todd Wright quotes Mayor Jim Naugle: "I think the ugliest side of local politics are the developers and vendors give thousands of dollars to candidates. For that money they get access. If you got a major contributor, you are going to return th ... More >>

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    June 1, 2006

    What You All Know About Death?

    That's Naugle's Back With all due respect to Mike Mayo, all this hand-wringing over Mayor Jim Naugle's quotes about affordable housing is pretty dull. Anybody who has been paying attention to Naugle for the past decade or two knows that he's a right-wing provocateur. And the mayor's quote about his ... More >>

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    May 22, 2006

    Sentinel, In Roundabout Way, Sucks

    Before looking at the weekend highlights from the morning papers, let's quickly address the Help Team/Sun-Sentinel Watch. You know, where the so-called Help Team tries to fix little neighborhood problems like dim streetlights, debris, and, today, missing signs on Pompano "roundabouts." What, is Prin ... More >>

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    April 21, 2006

    The Rainbow Sentinel?

    So I was interviewing Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jim Naugle last night about a story and he starts going off about the media, specifically about the Sun-Sentinel. Here's a synopsis of what was said: Naugle: It's a national crisis. People have really lost faith in the media and the new media is saving t ... More >>

  • News

    December 22, 2005

    The House That Bill Built

    A modern-day visionary still shines brightly through his houses and his blind son

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    November 17, 2005

    Raze the Roof

    Greed, neglect, and the bulldozer's blade chew away at the work of Fort Lauderdale's master builder

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    November 3, 2005

    Blow Me Down

    Maybe the hurricane was just what we needed

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    June 23, 2005

    Tailpipe

    The Nabes Bite Back

  • Subtropical Life

    May 13, 2004

    Best Ego

    Tim Smith's

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    April 29, 2004

    Late-night Confession

    What exactly did the mayor say to the commissioner at City Hall?

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    September 25, 2003

    Four-Star Muddle

    The pros aren't impressed with candidate Clark's handlers

  • Subtropical Life

    May 15, 2003

    Best Politician

    Jim Naugle, Fort Lauderdale mayor

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    May 8, 2003

    Where the Condos are

    Fort Lauderdale is hell-bent on becoming a rich boomer bore town

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    February 20, 2003

    Grumbling from the Grassroots

    The political demise of mayoral candidate Tim Smith heralds a new age in Fort Lauderdale politics

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    November 16, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters for November 16, 2000

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    November 2, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters for November 2, 2000

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    October 26, 2000

    Politically Incorrect

    Fort Lauderdale's mayor packs a pistol, opposes gay rights, and hopes to hang 'em high

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    April 27, 2000
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    March 9, 2000

    A Matter of Life and Dearth

    When the Cleveland Clinic closes, who will save lives on the barrier island?

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    December 9, 1999

    Gay Unfriendly

    While his city is lauded as a leading destination for gay tourists, Fort Lauderdale mayor Jim Naugle continues to condemn the lifestyle as immoral

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    December 31, 1998
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    August 13, 1998

    Dangerous Liaisons

    Rumored affairs with two underlings may have cost Pete Witschen the Fort Lauderdale city manager's job. Was it a political smear job?

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    May 21, 1998
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    May 14, 1998

    If at First You Don't Succeed, Get Hired by the City Again

    Consultants Hazen and Sawyer oversaw one the biggest utility failures in Fort Lauderdale history. So why does the city keep hiring them?

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    April 23, 1998

    Sonny's Last Stand

    Coming soon to a courtroom near you: dueling conspiracy theories that pit Fort Lauderdale's finest against their political bosses. One certain verdict: There's a price to pay for tangling with civic activist Sonny Irons.

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    March 19, 1998

    Forgive Them, Father, For They Know Not Where to Pray

    The ACLU will file suit against Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jim Naugle for his proposed prayer meeting in the city commission chambers.

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    January 29, 1998

    Going Postal

    The county's decision to spend big bucks on a shiny new federal post office has advocates of the poor hopping mad

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