Former WPTV-Ch. 5 weatherman (and former New Times Best Weathercaster) Rob Lopicola, who was sentenced to 56 months in prison after he engaged in unlawful sexual activity with a teen boy he met on Craigslist, might be in more hot water now, according to a report. Gossip Extra is reporting that Lopi ... More >>
Every other month, it's something new on the health front. Pomegranate juice will cure all your ailments. Never mind; it's ridiculously high in sugar. Kombucha is a miracle immune booster. Oh, wait -- it can kill you. Now, coconut water is all the rage. Billed as yet another miracle liquid, gl ... More >>
It's difficult to believe that Hooters, the chicken wing and beer chain that features girls with Hooters (the owl you pervert), is 30 years, old, but it's true. The original Clearwater, Florida location opened up 30 years ago and with that, Hooters of America's chief marketing officer Dave Henninger ... More >>
Of all the many, many, many guilty pleasures available to Americans (did we mention there are many?), perhaps none is more widely loved nor more guilty than the Original Glazed Krispy Kreme doughnut. So hot, so moist, so gooey... What were we talking about? Right! Heroes! Heroes are another (les ... More >>
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Following a scathing judgment concerning a defamation lawsuit in Miami court last month barring a prominent Haitian-American journalist, Leo Joseph, from printing the name of the Haitian prime minister, Joseph has vowed to fight the ruling, calling it another manifestation of the politician's corrup ... More >>
The Everglades has a marketing problem. Earlier this week, officials from the Everglades National Park and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization got together for a chat about how to better market the park to lure in tourists. As the Miami Herald reports, during ... More >>
inklingmedia.netFloridians like to complain every once in a while -- like the 45,536 complaints sent by consumers sent to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services over the last year.The agency today released a top-10 list of the most consumer complaints that came into their off ... More >>
Give us your cash, we'll let you board the plane.Spirit Airlines, the Miramar-based discount carrier that makes your miserly 83-year-old grandpa look generous, has announced its latest fee: It will now cost five bucks to have a ticket agent print a boarding pass at the airport. And starting next ... More >>
ZED451The economic downturn of 2008 proved insurmountable to ZED451, which closed it doors today in Boca's Mizner Park; that's according to the corporate statement released by their publicist.The restaurant opened in 2008 with a contemporary American rodizio format and a fixed-price menu. Meats w ... More >>
For more than a year, concerned families have been looking for answers about a disturbing trend of pediatric tumors and cancers around the Acreage, an unincorporated area between West Palm and Lake Okeechobee.Early this year, the Palm Beach County Health Department confirmed that a "cancer cluste ... More >>
Dan QuierozFTL: Not "high-minded" enough for Gilbert. It was more than three years ago that Eat, Pray, Love, the book about a New York writer getting divorced and traveling the world, dominated the bestseller lists. Just when we thought we had shaken our hate-her-because-we're-jealous feelings fo ... More >>
flickr: YGXNot pushing wine coolers any more The most exciting news in celebrity endorsements -- besides Lindsay Lohan getting paid to tweet shoutouts on her way to the clink -- is coming from the spirits world. This March, entertainment mogul Sean Combs, AKA Diddy, went around promoting Ci ... More >>
Photo from BocaResort.comLori and David Keezer in a 2006 issue of Boca Club Life.Just look at that happy, handsome couple! A May-December romance that surely had little to do with David Keezer's vast wealth. Indeed, Palm Beach County records show that the Keezers' crib in the Royal Palm Yacht &am ... More >>
The web is full of shady people, with shady sales approaches and tactics. It is hard to go online without being pressured to buy something. Believe it or not, people actually pay "copywriters" to come up with these sleazy sales pitches. After investigating the sector, it's disheartening to s ... More >>
The Boca Raton-based TenGoldenRules.com specializes in business to business (B2B) internet marketing between small, medium, and large businesses.Jay Berkowitz, its founder and CEO, is a true entrepreneur in the internet marketing field. He's promoted such companies as McDonald's and Coca-Cola. In ... More >>
Joe Kollin, a veteran Sun-Sentinel reporter who recently began a condo living column in the newspaper, is a journalist with principles. And the latest proof of this, the full glory of which is printed below, shows that he also owns something else: gonads the size of Florida grapefruits. In this mon ... More >>
On January 3 of last year, Office Depot scored a home run with the Sun-Sentinel. Advertising and marketing columnist Jeff Zbar led his story this way: Office Depot is taking care of business again. The office supply retailer has reached back to refresh its long-time "Taking Care of Business" ma ... More >>
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