Drug Free Florida, the group that is putting on the full-court press to get Floridians to vote against medical marijuana, has been active in getting its message out. Particularly with videos, and with big-time donors coming from the woodwork to finance the cause. But, as much as the group wants to ... More >>
Last week, I was having a cappuccino at Brew Urban Café in Fort Lauderdale's Victoria Park when an acquaintance I knew only as Brian, who is about 40 and was wearing a bright-orange jersey, said hello. His tattooed friend plopped down at the table across from us. The friend opened his laptop and li ... More >>
Pizza may be one of America's favorite foods, a food that has become more American than Italian, with slices in cities from east to west offering a different take on how to best combine three basic ingredients: dough, cheese and sauce. There's New York-style, Chicago and Sicilian. Some bake up a thi ... More >>
Last June, police got a call that a man had beat and choked a woman he allegedly forced into prostitution. When cops caught up with the man -- 34-year-old Robert Burton -- they pulled him over. He had three women and a little kid riding with him in the vehicle at the time. The boy, a 7-year-o ... More >>
saucesome.netFifty percent of Florida voters say otherwise.According to a poll released yesterday evening by Suffolk University, Florida voters like highly unlikely vice-presidential scenarios.If Sen. Marco Rubio were to be the selection on the GOP ticket, pollsters say Republicans would carry Fl ... More >>
In lieu of the silence from losing candidate Broward Mayor Ken Keechl, I spoke with his campaign manager, Eric Johnson, today. Johnson of course had made a little news recently with his negative "Convicted Criminal" mailers on Chip LaMarca, who prevailed in the race despite being outs ... More >>
Flickr: lexlevinradApparently in Port St. Lucie the foreclosure bus will come foreclose on your house in a hurry.Want to invest in some real estate? Don't start looking in Florida.Forbes.com writer Francesca Levy published a list recently called "The Worst Cities for Real Estate Investing." Out of t ... More >>
Flickr: cycles; photo AP/J. Scott ApplewhiteThis wink's for you, Allen West.Today on her Facebook page, Sarah Palin gave a public endorsement to South Florida congressional candidate Allen West. Said the former Alaskan governor and Republican VP candidate:Allen's personal story is a testament to ... More >>
Indicted South Florida weapons dealer Efraim Diveroli keeps making millions from you and me.
For the wealthy old in search of the beautiful young, South Florida is a sweet spot
A Pembroke Pines company wants to flood the country with invisible beams from high-flying blimps. Want to invest?
The strange saga of a religious advertising campaign begins and ends in Fort Lauderdale.
Domino chronicles the life of a model turned bounty hunter
Plantation gringo Scott Klier stands astride struggling Dania Jai-Alai
Noncombatants pushing 40, the Florida Seabees unit weren't supposed to be anywhere near the fighting
The Killers move forward into the past
Don King wants to make South Florida a boxing capital. Trouble is, he's on the ropes.
Teri Weigel crossed Hef and went hardcore. Now she dances for drunken sailors.
Federal indictments. Drugging. Lowbrow culture. Hollywood Greyhound Track is for the dogs.
A casino's comin' to Hollywood. It's a big gamble.
The South Florida senator and presidential candidate wheels and doodles
Trio is the network where great shows go to die, and so much more
Labors to legalize bud in Florida have gone as sour as week-old bong water
Ming and FS want to do it all -- at exactly the same time
Lisa Teasley spans the globe in search of offbeat protagonists
Behind the Greenlight is a producer proud to be an ass
With all the millions Miss Cleo brings in, her Broward-based bosses have little trouble paying their way out of those pesky lawsuits
Letters for July 19, 2001
Combine a martial artist from Miami, a boxing trainer from Detroit, a mild-mannered Guyanese heavyweight, a dreadlocked ex-contender, and some Seminole money, and you get South Florida's hottest new boxing gym
For a price Molly Parker takes Peter Sarsgaard to The Center of the World