Jon Albee

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2013

    The Urban Farmer in Pompano: Local Food in Broward County

    If you are even remotely into food, you know that the locavore movement has been making some serious progress. In cities like Chicago, urban farms are so prolific that 65 acres of city space has been utilized to produce food. Like most things, in South Florida, the movement has taken some time to ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2012

    South Florida Dining Events This Week: Funky Food, Karaoke, Cooking Classes, and More

    With Halloween just around the corner, next week is going to be big. Unfortunately, it's more than a week away. Looking for something to do before Halloween week? We've got you covered.  From pre-Halloween events to sustainability forums to cooking classes and more, there is plenty to do in sou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2011

    Glenn Wright Charged, Tied to Rothstein Rabbi

    Wright  ​ Kaplan​Developer Glenn Wright, whose firm was involved in the Cindi Hutchinson scandal that blew up Friday, was charged today with stealing $20,000 from the homeowners association of one of his upscale housing developments. Wright allegedly used the stolen mone ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2009

    Mayor? May Not? An Interview With Dean Trantalis

    It's high time we size up Fort Lauderdale's mayoral field. With so much ground to cover, we'll have to go one by one. Batting leadoff...Dean Trantalis is a real estate attorney who became Fort Lauderdale's first openly gay commissioner in 2003, defeating Jon Albee, a insurance and real estate agent, ... More >>

  • News

    February 20, 2003

    Grumbling from the Grassroots

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