Conservative radio talk-show host Joyce Kaufman, who was appointed to be Republican Congressman Allen West's chief of staff back in 2008 because, well, she's just as batshit nutty as he is, lamented West's loss to Patrick Murphy on her radio show on WFTL-AM (850) on Wednesday.
Kaufman blamed the de ... More >>
Popular Miami sports radio host Sid Rosenberg was fired earlier this week after being arrested on DUI charges. After news of his arrest broke on the Pulp last, details of the arrest came out and showed this was no ordinary drunk-driving stop -- according to police, Rosenberg was lying in the road, c ... More >>
UPDATE, 4/6 12:15 p.m.: Hollywood Police Department has confirmed that Rosenberg was arrested Thursday on alcohol-related DUI charges, but that the police report would not be ready until next week. Broward Court Records now also indicate there are as-yet unfiled charges for DUI and driving with a su ... More >>
Photo by Mike RiceNezar Hamze (left) across from local radio host "Joe Citizen" in a July protest outside a Margate mosque.Nezar Hamze -- a Muslim and executive director of Florida's Council on American-Islamic Relations -- is no stranger to taking heat from right-wing politicos in Broward County ... More >>
Broward Sheriff's OfficeEllisa MartinezEllisa Martinez -- the woman who recently received a two-year prison sentence after sending a threatening email to
right-wing radio host Joyce Kaufman, leading to the lockdown of more
than 300 Broward County schools -- has finally given her side of the sto ... More >>
joycekaufman.comJoyce Kaufman -- Best Object of Political HatredNew Times Best of Broward-Palm Beach edition is here, folks.Even as Gov. Rick Scott continues to go lower and lower in the ranks of sanity every week, Joyce Kaufman is still the area's number-one object of political hatred.Kaufman, R ... More >>
Paul Castronovo at his vineyard in ItalyThis Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Whole Foods Market - Boca Raton (1400 Glades Road, Suite 110) will host a bottle signing and wine-tasting for radio personality Paul Castronovo's new wine label, Castronovo Vineyards. This is the first public tasting ... More >>
The woman charged by the FBI with making a threat that led to the lockdown of more than 300 Broward County schools after hearing the words of right-wing talker Joyce Kaufman isn't a member of the Tea Party -- she's a member of the Green Party.
Ellisa Martinez was arrested yesterday for ma ... More >>
UPDATED: Schools are lifting the lockdown.
Superintendent Jim Notter just emailed select school officials with new information on the threat that has led to a lockdown at Broward County schools.
In it, Notter writes that the wife of a person believed to have written the thr ... More >>
KendrickMeekdotcomWonder how Meek feels about Bubba supporting Charlie.Is Bubba the Love Sponge swaying next week's election?The syndicated radio host (Bubba the Love Sponge is his real name; he had it legally changed) has been encouraging his listeners, known as "The Bubba Army," to vote for hi ... More >>
Unless things change in the next week, Paul & Young Ron will be your winners.If we ended our New Times Best Of Readers' Poll right now, Paul & Young Ron would walk away with Best Radio Personality by a landslide. That's after tons of early votes for fellow 105.9 jocks Erin Lee and John Sp ... More >>
Flickr: alyxwiHannah GilesThe South Florida Tea Party has landed itself a minicelebrity for the anti-tax rally tomorrow in downtown West Palm: Hannah Giles, the young woman who in August 2009 pretended to be a prostitute for a pimp seeking help with tax evasion and human smuggling from ACORN, the ... More >>
Here's a radio interview that must be heard to be believed: That's Andy Martin, who used to be a constantly campaigning candidate in Palm Beach County and has since taken his constant campaigning to Illinois, where he's a candidate for U.S. Senate.MartinAs you can hear for yourself, the interview ... More >>
Democrats unveiled the anti-Rush Limbaugh traveling billboard in West Palm Beach yesterday, showing that party leaders never learned that you're supposed to ignore a bully to make him go away.The billboard, plastered on the side of a truck, reads: "Americans didn't vote for a Rush to failure." As so ... More >>
Last week, Broward County Mayor Stacy Ritter said she would be happy to field questions about the Mutual Benefits scandal on her weekend AM radio show on 850-WFTL.
But Ritter wasn't very pleased when a caller named John brought up the scandal involving both the mayor and her lobbyist husband R ... More >>