Margate political powerhouse and consummate deal maker Jack Tobin, who died Tuesday at the age of 69, will be laid to rest Friday. He's remembered with near reverence by many who knew him, even those who also knew the rather unseemly nature of his long political career as a state legislator, Ma ... More >>
Daily BreezeWild art: Millions of dead sardines turned up in Redondo Beach today. Suspected cause: Winds drove them into small areas where they basically smothered each other. â€‹Who wants to be the new Sunrise city attorney?Well, there are a few interesting applicants among the dozen or so in the r ... More >>
There's a mysterious force at work in the Plantation City Council races -- and they call him the Jedi.The Jedi is being blamed for a recent negative ad on council candidate Lynn Stoner, who is getting backing by certain Republicans. The ad, which attacks Stoner's dismal voting record, comes with no ... More >>
[UPDATE: Stacy Ritter has posted a somewhat surreal YouTube video press release on the elections commission charges. See it above. Caution: There's a weird kung fu movie lag between the audio and video.] The Florida Elections Commission found probable cause this morning to ... More >>
Slimy newspaper article, hokey moral values committee, cash from a slush fund and voilà
It's never too late to clean up Broward County.
Wasserstrom Hollywood City Commissioner Keith Wasserstrom has been indicted on several felony counts for his involvement with Schwing Bioset, a waste treatment company that does business with his city, according to several sources. The State Attorney's Office's investigation of Wasserstrom was ... More >>
Before looking at the weekend highlights from the morning papers, let's quickly address the Help Team/Sun-Sentinel Watch. You know, where the so-called Help Team tries to fix little neighborhood problems like dim streetlights, debris, and, today, missing signs on Pompano "roundabouts." What, is Prin ... More >>
Broward's top prosecutor loves to protect corrupt public officials. He just struck again.
A prosecution complex
Are they crimes or simply matters for philosophical discourse? Our state attorney wrestles with the question.
Some Pompano Beachers want to put a stop to Mayor Griffin's reign of greed
Pompano Beach Mayor Bill Griffin is, well, conflicted over the Swimming Hall of Fame deal
After you read this critic's magic, you'll want to stand and applaud
Scott Cowan Gets Busted
Scott Cowan, once a bond dealer’s best buddy, slings pizzas with pizzazz
"Winners and Losers"
Broward County commissioner Lori Parrish claims she pays her cell phone bills herself. What she means is that her campaign contributors foot the bill.
Broward County's strong mayor proposal
A domain by any other name...
Commissioner Lori Parrish opposed a rent increase for small airlines. A major supporter is a lobbyist for the airlines. You figure it out.
How Jim Kane transformed himself from a special-interest lobbyist into a lobbyist who's also Florida's best-known political pollster
Former Broward County financial adviser Teressa Cawley had a bright career until the SEC passed judgment on her
A group dedicated mainly to its own business interests is getting taxpayer bucks from Broward County commissioners
Broward's leading reform candidate discovers that money really is the root of all influence
County Commissioner Scott Cowan paid his daughters $10,000 in campaign funds for not working on his campaign. Hey -- it's legal.
Broward politicians and bureaucrats are locked in an unwinnable war over a new computer system