Personnel Changes

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2013

    Palm Beach Town Council Approves Domestic Partnership Benefits

    In a budget meeting held on Wednesday, the Town Council of Palm Beach voted to extend benefits for domestic partnerships, including health and dental insurance coverage, bereavement leave, illness in the immediate family leave, family and medical leave, and domestic violence leave. Kicking off on J ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2012

    Ralph Pagano Leaves Gulfstream Park For Alba

    Chef Pagano races over to Gulfstream Park.Less than a year into what seemed to be his dream job, Ralph Pagano has left Gulfstream Park, where he served as vice president of hospitality and executive chef of both the racetrack's Ten Palms restaurant and all concession operations since October, 2011.L ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2010

    [UPDATED] Executive Exodus Continues at Broward Health

    browardhealth.orgDawn Javersack​Chief Financial Officer Dawn Javersack is the latest member of the Broward Health executive staff to tender her resignation, following last month's power shift on the hospital district's board. On Friday, Javersack gave a one-month notice. She will be joining Boca C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2010

    Does It Pay to Be Friend of the Hospital District CEO?

    In January 2008, when Broward Health CEO Frank Nask promoted his friend Deborah Breen to his former position as the district's chief financial officer, he gave Breen a raise that was 250 percent higher than the one that a previous interim CFO received just four years before.browardhealth.orgDeborah ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2010

    [UPDATED] Commissioner Targets Inflated Salaries, Cronyism at Health Care District

    A week after he disclosed his intention to fire the North Broward Hospital District CEO Frank Nask, Commissioner Robert Bernstein is now demanding to know how a Nask associate is being paid roughly twice what that position paid just four years ago.browardhealth.orgDeborah Breen​That associate is D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2009

    The Case of the Vanishing SPJ President: Koretzky Resigns!

    He's up! He's down! He's up! He's down! Lunsford: Somebody give that girl a cigar​The Juice just received this email from Michael Koretzky, whose November 19th coup attempt at our local Society of Professional Journalists chapter caused what one local observer has dubbed a "kerfluffle." Looks li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2009

    Metro Editor Manny Garcia Departing Miami Herald to Take Over El Nuevo Herald

    Miami Herald Publisher David Landsberg sent out a memo this evening announcing that Spanish-language El Nuevo Herald editor Humberto Castelló is resigning after seven years at the helm. Even bigger news is Castelló's replacement.     GarciaTaking the reins as executive editor at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2009

    Local Lawyer "Comes Out" as Pot Smoker

    Local attorney Norm Kent serves on the Board of Directors of NORML, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. So it wouldn't take a giant stretch of the imagination to picture him puffing on what my grandma used to call "the wacky weed." Saturday, however, Kent made it official in ... More >>

  • News

    March 22, 2001

    Poor Ferdy

    Ferdinand Mahfood embezzled thousands of dollars from his own charity to support his mistresses. So why is he hanging around?

  • News

    September 10, 1998

    The Dearly Departed

    Tax collectors and employees alike have decried Susan Telli's free-spending, power-hungry ways at Broward's Hospice Care. So why is she still in charge?