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    May 6, 2014

    New Times Gets a Threefer in Livingstons, Nominations Galore in Sunshine State Awards

    The Livingston Award for Young Journalists is kind of a Pulitzer Prize for the under-35 set. It honors good writing by those who have yet to grow thick around the middle and thin on top. New Times has often done well in these awards. Bob Norman, our columnist in Broward for years, was a winner in ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 20, 2011
  • Blogs

    October 26, 2009

    Is Delray Native the Next Wide Receiver Diva?

    Flickr: James GaddisClowney​You're the hometown boy, David Clowney, so we want to root for you -- even though you play for the Jets. But why do you have to make it so hard?This month, Clowney has sparked controversy by complaining about coaching decisions in Twitter posts. Not a wise move for a fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2009

    Jim Leyritz Selling Autographs, Pride for Legal Fund

    Leyritz​Whatever comes of the DUI manslaughter case against Jim Leyritz, there's no doubting he's been humbled by the experience. This past weekend, the former Yankees catcher, who stands accused of killing a motorist while driving drunk in Fort Lauderdale, was barred from an on-field celebration ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2009

    No Waiting Room to See Dr. Google

    Flickr: van_thanh2910And no, you can't sue it for malpractice.​While we're on the subject of desperate times calling for desperate health-care measures, recent studies have shown that Americans are increasingly relying on the internet to diagnose and treat their medical conditions. What's more, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2009

    Jets Player May Be Guardian of Child Whose Father Perished in Miramar Crash

    NFL.comBrown: A big man, with a big heart​I know we're supposed to hate all things connected with the New York Jets, but it'll be hard not to pull for Kareem Brown. He's a native South Floridian who suited up for the U. and then -- through no fault of his own -- was drafted by the odious New Engla ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2009

    Proof That Love Blooms in Theme Parks and That Happily-Ever-After Is in Pembroke Pines

    Photo: IcrazyaznlFor Pembroke Pines snowbirds love was born at the top of this ride 50 years ago.​No, I don't have evidence (yet) that this blog made a love connection between USF's star-crossed kicker and the dangerously distracting coed from Fort Lauderdale. But I have found real-world proof tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2009

    Weston Zip Code Teeming with Ramirezes

    There's a bona fide baseball bromance brewing between two Dominican baseball stars: home team hero Hanley Ramirez and his shortstop colleague on the New York Mets, Jose Reyes. Newsday reports that the happy couple recently shared a meal at Ramirez's Fort Lauderdale home -- though to be precise, H.R. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2009

    Feds Launch Surprise Seizure on Unsuspecting Madoff Yacht

    Federal authorities seized Bernie Madoff's yacht in Fort Lauderdale yesterday and then took control of the home his wife owns in Palm Beach. U.S. marshals described "using an element of surprise" to grab Madoff's property, but if you're a Madoff investor, you might describe it as coming, oh, like si ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2006

    Sun-Sentinel Writer Headed to Village Voice

    You've probably read all about recent defections at the currently chaotic Village Voice, so here's a fresh angle: A reporter actually moving to New York to work for the storied weekly. Sean Gardiner, formerly of Newsday and currently on the federal courts beat at the Sun-Sentinel's downtown office ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 16, 2006

    Siren Song

    Marcello Fiorentino changed the way Americans eat; he just can't change the way they drink.

  • News

    August 29, 2002

    Wild, Wild West

    Once convicted of fraud and in debt to the IRS for a cool million, Steven West is some kind of businessman