It's not exactly like catching John Dillinger, but cops have reportedly nabbed an escaped prisoner with a long history of doing bad stuff.Martin County Sheriffs Office officers caught escaped prisoner Christopher Reyna Thursday afternoon after they stopped the Ford Crown Victoria he was riding in on ... More >>
Tonight, people who both support and oppose the Marina Lofts development proposed for near downtown Fort Lauderdale will meet for what promises to be a heated showdown in front of the Planning and Zoning Board. The board will make a recommendation to the City Commission, which will ultimately vote o ... More >>
Last week we gave you a heads up about some new legislation in Tallahassee that might throw up roadblocks for recreational smokers. Rep. Darryl Rouson has put up a bill that will ban the sale of bongs and glass smoking pieces throughout the Sunshine State. Florida's legislature has come down hard on ... More >>
Over-the-top fair and festival food is one of the great American art forms. But instead of dealing in deep-fried butter and chocolate-covered scorpions, the Delray Beach Garlic Fest indulges in all manner of creative uses of the fragrant bulb. This past weekend, the 14th annual Garlic Fest in downto ... More >>
Weird? Yes. But there's been weirder. A few days ago, the carcass of a 40-foot sperm whale -- open-mouthed and oozing -- beached along Deerfield Beach's shore, and the locals got all huffy and melodramatic over the remnants of this mammoth oceanic creature. Some local conservationists wanted to k ... More >>
Edward Gorey was a glorious eccentric.
No matter what the calendar says, summer is nearly over. Soon, kids all over Florida will be getting up early and turning their brains on for another year of FCATS, book reports, and school lunches.Your kids feel as passionate about how lunch is carried to school as they do about the sandwich and ap ... More >>
Karen Hanlon For most diners, selecting a restaurant boils down to food and ambiance. The menu is created by the chef, but the real stars may be interior designers, who touch all your senses and keep you in your seat. With Art Basel just finished, it's appropriate to showcase Karen Hanlon, an acc ... More >>
via CNNThe epically named Allure of the Seas, whose home is in Fort Lauderdale, made headlines today after it cleared a bridge in Denmark by less than the height of a toddler. And it didn't crawl underneath, it gunned it to get a little lower since the squeeze was as tight as leggings would ... More >>
"Dinotopia: The Fantastical Art of James Gurney"
Flickr: parhessiastesSugar Cane: Harmless plant or serious accomplice?These years have not been kind to the proverbial Floridian wallet: If Madoff didn't take your money, then Rothstein probably did, and good luck selling that 4-bedroom for more than the price of a Lego pirate ship. Now, Florida' ... More >>
Flickr User: Jonathan WThe Lego Bandit, swashbuckling no moreThe Broward Sheriff's Office has caught what it believes to be a serial toy bandit -- a 34-year-old man who lives in South Miami-Dade and has allegedly confessed to some 300 thefts. His ingenious method? Altering the bar codes on toy packa ... More >>
Three little boys set out to destroy the parents who loved them. This isn't how adoption is supposed to work.
Nathan Sawaya's LEGO creations levitate into the eerie and the supernatural
Tinseltown it's not, but Chi Chi TV has a knack for cinematic melodrama. And bare skin.
The price, the perspiration, and the inspired impracticality of pimpin' a ride.
Dark Island (Merge)
I think you can make it to the National Train Show
Too few of the entries in the Broward Art Guild's "Controversy" are worthy of the label
Rabid anti-Castro Cubans poop on Irakere's party in West Palm Beach