In the past few years, two trainers have been killed by orcas at SeaWorld, leading to news headlines, federal hearings, and a growing awareness that hey, maybe it's not such a good idea to keep giant wild animals in tiny tanks and treat them as slaves for our entertainment. This summer came the re ... 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., burning stacks of old Broward phone books and reading the ashes).5. Hollywood 104.7 FM "The Jam." Hollywood Police h ... More >>
"I am not drinking any fucking Merlot!" That was Miles Raymond in Sideways, the movie that did for Merlot what Plan 9 From Outer Space did for science fiction cinema. If you've tasted much domestic and Australian Merlot over the past few years, you can sympathize with Miles. Most of i ... More >>
How local scandal begets national scandal in the charged world of Fort Lauderdale politics and business
With crime on the wane, Lake Ridge residents love their new roadblocks. But business owners beg to differ.