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    June 16, 2014

    Stolen SUV Epidemic: Florida Has Second-Highest Theft Rate in U.S.

    South Floridians love their tricked-out, high-end rides, including those sport utility vehicles that are always hogging two spaces in the Publix parking lot. But more than anything, it looks like South Floridians like stealing SUVs, according to a new analysis released by the National Insurance Crim ... More >>

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    April 15, 2014

    Kosher Coca-Cola Is Back for Passover

    Kosher Coca-Cola is back, folks and there's a small window of opportunity to grab a few bottles of this holiday special beverage. If you're asking yourself, "What the hell is Kosher Coke?" you're not alone. In fact, I just received an email asking if regular Coke has some hidden "pork products or s ... More >>

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    March 28, 2014

    Florida Retail Theft Ring Taken Down With Assistance From Broward County Sheriff's Office

    The Broward County Sheriff's Office was part of a state-wide Organized Retail Crime task force that helped nab a massive retail theft ring. According to the Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office, 16 people were arrested in the $15 million statewide shoplifting ring after a year-long investigation. ... More >>

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    March 20, 2014
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    November 25, 2013

    Mug-Shot Monday: The Lost Scott Baio Love Child, A Madden Badass, Turkey Day Hangover

    You spoke, we listened. Back by popular demand, welcome to this week's Mug-Shot Monday, a longstanding franchise focusing on the week's most eye-catching mugs from South Florida's tat heads, tough guys, derp faces, and femmes fatale.

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    September 2, 2013

    South Florida Food and Drink Events This Week: Michelle Bernstein, Cheap Sushi, and More

    The good news is it's a short work week. The bad news: you're even more exhausted by the time it comes around. Whether you partied it up over the extended weekend or just laid low, it's always relaxing to get that extra day away from the office. If you're looking to make the next work week fly by, w ... More >>

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    April 15, 2013

    Pain & Gain Star The Rock Lives in Broward County: 8 "Celebrities" Who Could Be Your Neighbors

    Miami, Florida and Hollywood, California are known for the best places to spot celebrities. Oohh there's Jon Hamm. Ooh look, George Clooney! Pfft. Whatever. We all know the sexiest place on the planet is Broward friggin County. Know who else knows that?The Rock. He lives there. Other celebritie ... More >>

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    January 17, 2013
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    September 25, 2012

    Street Food Rumble at Seminole Casino: Food Trucks Fight for Supremacy

    Fort Lauderdale's first ever Street Food Rumble will pit more than 40 of the area's best food trucks against each other.Joshen Esser, who helped to organize the once-chaotic food truck industry into a somewhat organized scene with his Gourmet Truck Expos, is one of the founders behind the event.Esse ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2012

    Miami Dolphins vs. Atlanta Falcons: Five Things To Look For

    With two pre-season games left to play, the Dolphins still have a lot of unanswered questions lingering like a drunk old man who won't leave the bar. Ryan Tannehill wonders who he'll be throwing to. Joe Philbin wonders if any of the bubble players will step up and earn a job. Jeff Ireland wonders i ... More >>

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    August 13, 2012

    South Florida Dining Events This Week: Summer Hop Fest and More

    Hoppy beers, spicy balls, and drink-slinging firefighters; all in all, not a bad week for dining and drinking in South Florida. After the jump, find a roundup of food and drink events -- including a lot of beer-oriented happenings -- in Broward and Palm Beach counties this week. 

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    July 30, 2012

    South Florida Dining Events This Week: SAIA at Sunset and More

    If you're able to tear yourself away from the 2012 Olympics coverage long enough to venture out you'll find an assortment of booze-focused events this week in Broward and Palm Beach counties. Of course, if you want to go out and still be able to watch televised handball you can find a list of South ... More >>

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    March 2, 2012

    Forest Trace Asks: Who Has The Best (Matzah) Balls?

    ​Forest Trace at Inverrary seems like the kind of place we want to retire to. The 30-acre retirement community offers entertainment, dining, a lake -- and a contest to see who has the best balls!For the third year in a row, the community is seeking out the best matzah (or matzo, or matzoh) ball fo ... More >>

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    January 23, 2012

    South Florida Beer Week, Stone Crab and Seafood Festival, and Other Food Events This Week in Broward and Palm Beach Counties

    ​This is South Florida Beer Week, and tons of beercentric activities like tastings, tap takeovers, and pairings are planned throughout Broward and Palm Beach counties (and in Miami, if you feel like making the drive). You can find details on a few select events after the jump. Not a fan of hops, ... More >>

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    January 12, 2012

    Be a Judge at Uncorked! The New Times' Sponsored Food and Drink Event

    ​We need your help and your appetite. New Times is looking for a judge for the second annual Junior Achievement World Uncorked!, a swanky event on January 21 at Broward College from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Details after the jump.

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2012

    Pho-king Easy Pho

    ​As I've mentioned, I swoon over pho. My colleague Lisa, who's also from DC, joins me in craving good pho that's not readily available in South Florida. Since it was her birthday, I thought I'd make some for a crowd. Over the past few days, I whipped up a more complicated version because the extra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2011

    The Beltones' Bill McFadden: I Miss the Ocean and Publix Subs

    ​ The Beltones Cheap Trinkets (TKO Records) Last year in September, we had the opportunity to revisit one of my favorite local platters from the '90s, the Beltones' Lock and Load seven-inch on the sorely missed Far Out Records. It was, as it usually is within these pages, a great t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2011

    What Makes a Good Butcher? Sharp Knives and Good Customers

    ​My grandfather ran a company in which he made sausages for Italian, Polish, and German immigrants throughout Boston. My father worked there in summers between college. My uncle worked there for decades. I remember my grandfather telling stories about his craft and his customers, scenarios that cu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2011

    Cyber Monday Food Deals

    ​First there's Black Friday, then there's Cyber Monday -- the shopping day that's devoted to letting you shop in your underwear (assuming that you're not taking advantage of the deals at work).After you snag the latest cameras, tablets, and TV's online, take advantage of some cyber savings on food ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2011

    Vodka Through a Brita Filter: Tasting Notes (Not Quite What You'd Expect)

    Infamous since freshman year.​Sometimes, here at New Times headquarters, when we're not breaking stories or fielding calls from sexy admirers, we like to conduct experiments and gather a little data. Being compulsive, fire-breathing drunks, it's only natural that we'd direct our attention to liquo ... More >>

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    September 26, 2011

    Drink & Food Events This Week in Broward/Palm Beach Counties

    Steve Parker via Flickr Creative CommonsGet lost in a beer or two at M Bar. ​It's something of a quiet week in Broward and Palm Beach Counties, presumably because South Florida residents will be girding their loins -- and leaving time to pick up the lederhosen and dirndl from the dry cleaners -- f ... More >>

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    September 19, 2011

    Drink and Food Events This Week in Broward, Palm Beach Counties

    This magical bus -- or one kind of similiar to it -- is waiting to take you away. See Friday events for details. ​As the great fall migration marches ever nearer, it's a good time to enjoy that sweet spot for dining out in South Florida. The temperature is comfortable enough at night that it's not ... More >>

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    September 5, 2011

    Food & Drink Events this Week in Broward/Palm Beach

    Dogfish Head will take over some of these taps on Tuesday. See? Going back to work ain't all bad.​It's Monday, and yet, it's still the weekend - what a beautiful conundrum. Assuming you were given the day off and don't have a fancy pool party to crash, there are a few options about town with which ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2011

    Dolce Adriana on Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale Is a Haven for Celiacs, Gluten-Free Eaters

    Come to Papa.​Last year, we gave Ats-a-Pizza on Las Olas a Best Of for "Best Gluten-Free Eats." This was true at the time, but the shop owners' newest venture just might rival it.That's right, the owners of Ats-a-Pizza have managed to one-up themselves in this one-sided venture for gluten-free gre ... More >>

  • News

    February 17, 2011
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    January 28, 2011

    Q&A with John and Lisa Ciulla, Owners of West Palm's Bahama Mama's

    Nicole DannaJohn and Lisa Ciulla, owners of Bahama Mama's in West Palm Beach​A trip to the islands may only be an hour or two boat ride from the coast of West Palm Beach, but if that's still too far away, Charlie's got an idea for you:Head on over to Bahama Mama's, the new Caribbean-style restaur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2011

    Instead of Resolving to Lose Weight This Year...; alancleaver_2000​We here at Charlie enjoy a snarky blog here and there, and we like to poke fun at the South Florida dining scene. Joking aside, there is a growing epidemic resulting from unhealthy relationships with food. 2011 has just begun, and many of us are making resolutions to l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2010

    Ritter Campaign: Receipts Tell More Of Story

    ​​Digging into the Florida Elections Commission reports on Broward County Commissioner Stacy Ritter's campaign case and a few things quite literally don't add up. Then again, nothing about Ritter's campaign makes sense. It appears to have been a big-spending free-for-all.   ... More >>

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    August 25, 2010

    Meatless: The Movie

    ​Shane Close is a Miami-based surfer (past chairman of the local Surfrider chapter), high-end web developer, and, now, indie filmmaker. After he read the Omnivore's Dilemma and became a dad, his wife turned to him and asked the question no barbecue addict wants to hear: "Could you go meatless?"

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    July 8, 2010

    National Ice Cream Month: Top 5 Ways to Enjoy The Treat... Without Eating It

    Flickr: WonderlaneHello, sweetness.​If there was an official dessert of South Florida, it would be ice cream. Rich or light, thick or creamy, gummy-bear topped or sprinkle-spotted, the cold concoction has seen all of us through some fiercely hot days. In the 1980s, Reagan declared July "National I ... More >>

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    May 27, 2010

    Beer of the Week: Southern Tier Hop Sun

    John Linn​Unrepentant beer drinkers, rejoice! Each week, Clean Plate Charlie will select one craft or import beer and give you the lowdown on it: How does it taste? What should you drink it with? Where can you find it? But mostly, it's all about the love of the brew. If you have a beer you'd like ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2010

    Are Organic Produce Clubs Cheaper Than Supermarkets? We Buy Both to Find Out

    Photos by Eric BartonThis week's delivery from Annie's.​Two weeks ago, I signed up for Annie's Organic Buying Club, which works under the slogan: "making organics affordable for everyone." Annie's is part of a trend these days, with companies popping up across the country that promise to deliver f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2010

    'Till Death Do Us Park

    Courtesy of Google MapsTwo people have died in El Toro's parking lot.​It's snowbird season, the weather's chilly, and traffic is awful. As a public service, the Juice would like to remind our winter visitors that driving in South Florida is a health hazard, particularly since so few people here ar ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 30, 2009
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    July 17, 2009

    The Meatist Measures Up Supermarket Weenies

    Photo by Flickr user Jay B SaucedaMy mother's storied Jeannie's Weenie Supremies guaranteed the hot dog a permanent place of honor in our fridge when I was growing up. The Supremies consisted of a hot dog, split and stuffed with cheddar cheese and wrapped in bacon. My father also had an unnatural lo ... More >>

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    April 24, 2009

    Eat Your Yard

    Slow Foods Glades to Coast invites you to join them next Saturday, May 2, for "Edible Landscapes," a demonstration of how to turn your little plot of yard into a Garden of Eden (only this paradise has rain barrels and composting bins, and you don't get in trouble for tasting the fruit). Pat Simpson, ... More >>

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    October 16, 2008
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    June 5, 2008
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    April 24, 2008
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    January 28, 2008
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    February 15, 2007

    Heavenly Bodies

    Fah from the maddening crowd

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    August 29, 2006

    Sun-Sentinel: Get the Hell Ready

    As Tropical Storm Ernesto zeroes in on and takes aim at and draws a bead on South Florida, the Sun-Sentinel, showing true Help Team spirit, gave us two pages of instruction on the storm inside the Local section today. Among its indispensable orders: "If you have a TV antenna or satellite dish, t ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 30, 2005

    Light the Fusion

    Out of the frying pan, into North Lauderdale

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    September 9, 2004
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    June 24, 2004

    Justice Grounded

    Roddy, baby — you're clean. Honest!

  • Calendar

    December 18, 2003

    Neighborhood in the Green

    The farmer's market makes its way to South Florida

  • Dining

    September 18, 2003

    A Mustard-cutting Market

    Fresh. Reasonable. Harvest has a cupboardful

  • Dining

    August 16, 2001

    Never Boring

    Some terrific tastes are coming out of Michael's Kitchen; if he could just work on the service...

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    May 3, 2001


    Fran's Chicken Haven

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    April 23, 1998
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