• Blogs

    October 14, 2014

    No One Showed Up for the Florida Panthers Game Last Night

    The Florida Panthers apparently are a thing. And last night they had themselves an honest-to-goodness NHL hockey match at the BB&T Center in Broward. Unfortunately, not many people were aware of it because, according to the official tally, only 7,311 people showed up to the game. So maybe it's beca ... More >>

  • Film

    June 19, 2014

    The Death of the Star Wars Universe

    Why Millions of Fans Have Felt a Great Disturbance in the Force

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    November 22, 2013

    100 Things to Do in Broward County Before You Die (# 80-61)

    Yesterday, we started laying out our BroCo bucket list -- 100 things to do in Broward County until you kick the proverbial bucket. Today, we carry on! Here are numbers 61-80: See also: 100 Things to Do in Broward County Before You Die (# 81-100)

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2013

    NPR: "Moscato For a Younger, Hipper -- And Browner Audience"

    Yup - that's really the title of a recent NPR piece that claims moscato, the sweet wine that comes from muscat grapes, is seeing a boom in sales from an untapped market. The story, which is getting a lot of play, quotes Danny Brager, the senior vice president of beverage/alcohol practice at Nielsen ... More >>

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    November 9, 2012

    Joyce Kaufman Says Allen West Would Have Beaten Patrick Murphy, Had He Paid Her 20 Grand

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2012

    Sid Rosenberg DUI Arrest: His Addictions, in His Own Words

    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 >>

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    April 6, 2012

    Sid Rosenberg Arrested on DUI Charges (UPDATED)

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2011

    Muslim Nezar Hamze Kept Out of Broward GOP Committee Amid "Pit of Discrimination"

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2011

    Ellisa Martinez, in Prison for Joyce Kaufman-Driven Broward Schools Lockdown, Speaks Out

    Broward Sheriff's OfficeEllisa Martinez​Ellisa 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 >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2011

    Best Object of Political Hatred: Joyce Kaufman

    joycekaufman.comJoyce Kaufman -- Best Object of Political Hatred​New 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 >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2010

    Paul Castronovo Bottle Signing and Wine-Tasting at Whole Foods Market - Boca Raton on Saturday, Dec 11

    Paul Castronovo at his vineyard in Italy​This 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 >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    More on Lockdown Threat, Allen West

    OK, some new information on the threat that caused the Broward County lockdown, and it's coming from the original source, right-wing radio talker Joyce Kaufman. Kaufman said on Lou Dobbs' radio program that: -- The threat came from a woman, not a man, as has been reported. -- The woman lives in Ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2010

    Broward Lockdown Update: Threat Included Ethnic, Religious Slurs

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2010

    Charlie Crist: Bubba the Love Sponge Is Swaying the Election

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2010

    New Times Best Of Readers' Poll Voting Ends Next Week

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2010

    Faux Ho Hannah Giles to Speak at West Palm Tea Party Tax Rally

    Flickr: alyxwiHannah Giles​The 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 >>

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2009

    Do Not Mention "Perennial" Around Andy Martin

    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.Martin​As you can hear for yourself, the interview ... More >>

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    April 2, 2009
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    February 6, 2009

    Best Of Readers' Poll 2009: Best Radio Personality

    Dirty jokes, canned fart sounds, rambling jibber-jabber -  some radio DJs rise above these standard industry tricks; others turn them into an art form. Which radio host has a crazy accent, an uncanny ability to rile up guests, or a knack for making you laugh on the Monday morning commute? Tell ... More >>

  • Music

    August 28, 2008

    Carnival King

    Trinidadian soca star Iwer George thrives fête after fête

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    November 22, 2007
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    November 16, 2007
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    November 1, 2007
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    August 29, 2007
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    August 16, 2007

    Gentle Jazz Giants

    Spyro Gyra's Jay Beckenstein reflects on three decades of resolve, radio, and the band's edgy approach to smooth jazz

  • Music

    April 5, 2007

    The Race Is On

    Dylan won the 2006 Pazz & Jop poll, but TV on the Radio is the real protester

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2007

    Tim Hardaway: Hey, I'm Gay Too!

    Any Questions? Tim Hardaway, who said "I hate gay people" on Dan Le Batard's radio show yesterday, has since not only issued an apology but a just-issued confession in the form of a press release that has been obtained by the Pulp: "I need to say that my statements yesterday, which have caused su ... More >>

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    February 2, 2007
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    December 28, 2006

    Independence Day

    What's indie rock? Who cares. Here are ten great CDs that will blow you away, no matter your definition.

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    December 28, 2006

    The Dirty Dozen of 2006

    They're all graced with an ineffable South Florida quality

  • Music

    December 21, 2006

    Independence Day

    What's indie rock? Who cares. Here are ten great CDs that will blow you away, no matter your definition.

  • News

    October 19, 2006

    Bubba the Love Expunger

    A Porn Starlet's Appearance on Satellite Radio Was More Rough-up Than Tete-a-Tete

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2006

    Foley Got Shaft From POTUS -- And Not In Good Way

    Gov. Jeb Bush's office released e-mails exhanged between the gov and disgraced congressman Mark Foley yesterday and, thankfully, we are none the wiser on the size of Jeb's member. But Dara Kam of the Palm Beach Post reports that there were some interesting exchanges about Foley's concern about getti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2006

    Los Imbecils

    Santos y Ferrero Almost forgot this story by Tal Abbady, the protector of Jewish sensibilities everywhere. The Sun-Sentinel reporter, following his her dressing down of Venezuelan dictator Hugo Chavez as possibly the next Hitler, took a couple of Spanish-speaking Cuban radio show hosts to task th ... More >>

  • News

    June 8, 2006

    From Gitmo With Love

    The elephant in Guantanamo's living room gets 4,200 calories a day and a Koran.

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2006

    Hey Brother, Can You Spare 20 Grand?

    The Palm Beach Post was dominated today by the wrong tense. On the front page is a huge headline, "Property Values Have Risen An Average Of 21 Percent ... WHAT'S DRIVING THE SURGE?" The website headline: "PBC property values shoot up 21 percent." Apparently they didn't read their own story. At the t ... More >>

  • News

    October 6, 2005
  • Music

    September 29, 2005

    The Glasgow School

    Franz Ferdinand's hometown has a surprisingly rich musical legacy -- and we ain't talkin' bagpipes.

  • News

    September 22, 2005

    Savage Station

    The Sun-Sentinel's news station, WFTL-AM (850), was an oasis of local talk. Now it's just another haven for hate.

  • News

    March 3, 2005

    Dynasty of Dub

    The descendants of King Tubby still prime the digital dub pump

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    January 13, 2005
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    May 13, 2004

    Best Radio Station

    WBOS-FM (104.1) Readers' Choice: WPYM-FM (93.1)

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    February 5, 2004

    Boca Raton Companion

    Garrison Keillor and friends talk of days Wobegon-by

  • Music

    May 1, 2003

    Sheila Chandra

    The Indipop Retrospective (Indipop/Narada World)

  • Music

    January 16, 2003

    Radio Silence

    Bandwidth takes to the airwaves -- and lives to tell the tale

  • News

    July 25, 2002
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    May 23, 2002

    Almost Too Famous

    Schatzi chomps and slobbers on the indie-pop teething ring

  • Music

    December 27, 2001

    HoneyComb Hideout

    With a revamped Website and unflagging optimism,'s Steve Rullman is all plugged in

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    June 17, 1999
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