After a short-lived term as Broward Republican chairman came to a close for Rico Petrocelli because he didn't get along with people, or some such thing, the Broward GOP had a chance to really come out swinging, especially after getting slammed in the November elections, and choose a new leader who d ... More >>
The local personalities, egos, and public figures who swung through the news cycle this week, ranked by New Times' crack research department using a highly scientific algorithm (i.e. picnic, lightening.)
Rico Petrocelli, the broke Broward Republican chairman, has decided to go all Roberto Duran on us and say no mas.
- Rico Petrocelli, Broward County Republican Chairman, Broke as a Bad Joke
The Broward Republican Executive Committee issued a statement on Petrocelli's resignation, while th ... More >>
For once, we've found common ground with debt collectors: Broward County Republican Chairman Rico Petrocelli is impossible to get on the telephone and won't return calls.
At least when the calls refer to his crushing debt.
Petrocelli is mad broke. He filed for bankruptcy in November of last year - ... More >>
plantation.orgPetrocelliThat's the only explanation I can offer for Charlie Crist's appointment of Rico Petrocelli to the Broward County Housing Authority, which Buddy Nevins is reporting on Broward Beat. Petrocelli, of course, was defeated in his bid for the Plantation City Commission. His campa ... More >>
The brains of the operation 8:31 Welcome to the Juice muni elections liveblog. I will be doing the play-by-play. At my left is the color commentator, a highly flatulent greyhound who somehow managed to cast a ballot (for Al Capellini, natch) and has been flaunting her "My Vote Counted" sticker to al ... More >>
Hey, no pending felons were elected by the voters. In South Florida, that's called progress. Let's run this mf-er down:
Davie: Tom Truex lost because Davie voters don't want developers to mess up the nature of the town with The Commons. I called Judy Paul as the winner two ... More >>
It appears that Capellini's Cronies are undoing themselves at a remarkable rate.
First it was disgraced former Deerfield Beach Mayor Al Capellini's Republican brethren. At a recent meeting they fawned over Capellini, who was removed from office by Charlie Crist after the State Attorney's Office cha ... More >>