The Philadelphia Inquirer

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2014

    The Craft Beer "Bubble" Is Not a Thing; Move Along

    The end is nigh for craft beer! There are too many breweries saturating the market! From the Consumerist to the Examiner to the Philadelphia Inquirer and all manner of publications in between, writers have been heralding the existence of a "craft beer bubble" in both shock and speculation.

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2012

    Longtime Alcee Hastings Aide Mikel Jones Has Law License Suspended

    Mikel D. Jones, a former aide to Democratic South Florida Rep. Alcee Hastings, has been suspended from practicing law pending further judgment from the Florida Supreme Court.Jones (and his wife) were convicted in November of conspiracy, money laundering, and multiple counts of both wire fraud and ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    What if the Sun-Sentinel's New Owners Decide to Sell the Paper?

    For a long time, South Florida has been a three-newspaper land. The Palm Beach Post, the Sun-Sentinel, and the Miami Herald all overlapped to some degree, giving this stranger-than-fiction region a little competition in the newspaper business. That sets us apart from the rest of the country, but it' ... More >>

  • News

    October 27, 2011
  • Blogs

    July 9, 2010

    Fugitive From Broward Found in New Jersey

    Two months ago, teenager Charles Gay managed to cut off his ankle bracelet and leave Broward County in hopes of never facing charges of violating probation in connection with a 2007 manslaughter conviction.On Thursday, the 19-year-old Gay was arrested by federal marshals who had tracked him to New J ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2009

    Palm Beach Developer May Turn Mizner Mansion Into a Mobile Home

    Flickr: PreservationNationPreservationists huddle near La Ronda in Bryn Mawr​Besides those in South Florida, there aren't many homes designed by architectural legend Addison Mizner, and one of those few is in danger of demolition: La Ronda in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.But the Philadelphia Inquirer r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2009

    Lou Dobbs Progeny No Longer a Prodigy

    At only 21 years old, Hillary Dobbs of Palm Beach (and Sussex, N.J. -- among other homes) is now a veteran of the same horse-jumping world where two years ago she was a prodigy. This week the daughter of the grumpy CNN financial anchor goes up against an 18-year-old who's also from Florida -- Winder ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2009

    Boca Snowbird Embroiled in Salacious Philly Political Scandal

    In federal court testimony, Stephen C. Marcus, a direct-mail magnate from Philadelphia who kept a summer home in Boca Raton, has emerged as something of a sugar daddy to Vincent Fumo, the powerful Pennsylvania state senator currently being tried for corruption charges.According to today's Philadelph ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2009

    The Article That Should Join Madoff in the Prison Cell

    ...Is this one, from the Philadelphia Inquirer. Maureen Ebel is a 60-year-old retired nurse whose physician husband died when he was 53 and whose life savings were part of a $7.3 million retirement fund entrusted entirely to Bernard Madoff. Ebel's selling most everything of value, though the Palm Be ... More >>

  • News

    May 29, 2003

    Horsing Around

    How the Miami Herald screwed up its Kentucky Derby coverage

  • News

    May 23, 2002


    Slammed with hefty court-ordered judgments in the Northeast, matchmaker Helena Amram has found no peace in South Florida either

  • News

    August 30, 2001

    Bad News

    Boca's hometown newspaper, once a paragon of journalism, has become a laughingstock

  • Culture

    January 8, 1998