Michael Brown

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2014

    George Zimmerman Likely Won't Face Civil Rights Charges, DOJ Announces

    The Department of Justice announced Wednesday that it doesn't have enough evidence to file civil rights charges against George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. The department had been looking into possible hate-crime charges against Zimmerman, who was acquitted last year of second ... More >>

  • News

    July 3, 2014
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    December 13, 2007

    Targeting Citizen Lozman

    Riviera Beach officials plot a strategy of intimidation — and leave a paper trail

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2007

    Riviera Beach Revolution

    Hey, Frankelstein may have pulled it off (despite the Post's endorsement of her opponent, Al Zucaro), but it was a bad day for incumbents yesterday. Two were knocked loose from Cooper City after it was found out that they enjoyed a glass of wine or two before commission meetings and Susan Foster was ... More >>

  • News

    March 8, 2007

    Witness for the Defense

    When a man bites City Hall in court, our columnist takes the stand

  • News

    December 28, 2006

    The Dirty Dozen of 2006

    They're all graced with an ineffable South Florida quality

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2006

    Activist Jailed In Riviera Beach

    Lozman Fane Lozman was arrested at Riviera Beach City Hall last night for ... speaking at a commission meeting. Lozman, the houseboat-living activist who has been fighting the city to stop their eminent domain effort for a massive redevelopment of the city's waterfront area, was called up to the pod ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2006

    Hot AIR

    The PBS show about the Sun-Sentinel's award-winning FEMA investigation wasn't exactly great TV, but it wasn't bad either. Doesn't matter much, since nobody saw it (c'mon, 11 a.m. on Labor Day Weekend Sunday?). But there were a few revelations in the documentary: -- John Maines started the invest ... More >>

  • News

    August 24, 2006

    City Bites Dog

    How to deal with a man holding up $2.4 billion in development: Kick his pooch.

  • News

    August 17, 2006
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    August 17, 2006

    Who Crowned Michael Brown?

    Laws? The Riviera Beach mayor doesn't need laws.

  • News

    August 10, 2006

    Witness for the Intimidation

    Funny how police take a dim view of a guy holding up $2.4 billion in development.

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2006

    Heckuva Job, O'Matzie

    Brownie In Action Good newspapers today. Damn good, really, but I only have time for the cream of the crop. Sally Kestin had a wet dream of a story regarding the FEMA coverage she led. FEMA released e-mails showing the feds freaked out over the Sun-Sentinel's stories about the agency's waste, fraud ... More >>

  • News

    January 19, 2006
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    December 29, 2005

    2005's Egregious Eleven

    The scam artists/malfeasants come at you in waves in South Florida

  • Culture

    October 21, 1999

    Travelin' Two-Act

    Secrets Every Smart Traveler Should Know