Winn-Dixie Stores Inc.

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2014

    Fort Lauderdale Business Owners: We Back the City on Homeless Feeding Regulations

    Although the issue of sharing food with the homeless is viral right now, when the TV news station vans drive off, the city's businesses in downtown will still be there. Some-business owners like Robin Merrill from the Upper Room Art Gallery are taking their support for the new food sharing regulati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2014

    Primo Hoagies Opening New Location in Boynton Beach

    Primo Hoagies, a chain of Italian-inspired specialty sandwiches with more than 95 locations nationwide including two in Florida, is opening its first Palm Beach County location in Boynton Beach this summer. What makes a Primo hoagie better than your average sandwich? Well, according to the franchi ... More >>

  • News

    October 31, 2013
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    February 19, 2013

    BBQ Pitmaster Myron Mixon Heads To Winn-Dixie

    He's won more competitive barbeque titles than anyone in the history of grilling meat on fire for prizes and he's the star judge of Destination America's BBQ Pitmasters. He's also the chef/owner of Pride and Joy Barbeque in Miami, and the best-selling author of Smokin' with Myron Mixon. Basically, ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 14, 2013
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    January 15, 2013

    Florida Lotto Winning Ticket Worth $192,000 Is About to Expire

    Did you play the numbers 8-19-27-28-30 in a Fantasy 5 lotto ticket back on July 30? Maybe left it in your jeans? In your glove compartment? Under your porn stash? Inside a shoe? In an empty coffee can? On a bus seat? In between the seats in your car with Larry's homework? Because, if you did, you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2012

    Florida to Have the Most Concealed Weapons Permits in the U.S.

    Hey good news, everybody! In only a matter of days, Florida will officially be number one in the most people with concealed weapons permits in the country! According to Florida's Secretary of Agriculture Adam Putnam -- who seemed so proud of the milestone, he thought it would be neat to hold a pres ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2012

    Global Education Concepts: Summer Program Puts Exchange Students into Forced Labor, Lawsuit Claims

    Imagine you want to travel to a foreign country to work with the locals. You link up with a company that promises to handle the specifics across the ocean. Everything sounds legit, so you kiss the family goodbye and hop the thousand-some miles for the big adventure. But when you land in-country, it' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2012

    Broward YMCA Students to School Board: We Want Healthy Food

    Students at the Lauderdale YMCA, located inside Lauderhill Middle School, met today to present a healthy eating plan to members of the Broward Country School Board.The students are part of Live Well Lauderhill, a community project that raises awareness about healthy eating.  The students met wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2012

    The Secret Shame of the Restaurant Chain

    Sometime later this year, the Italian chain with two annoying Texans in its commercials is expected to open a location on 17th Street in Fort Lauderdale. It'll appear among a mile strip of local favorites, places like Gilbert's with their great burgers and Grateful Palate with their terrific everyth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2011

    Last Minute Thanksgiving: What Grocery Stores Are Open?

    Start again? Some stores are open on Thanksgiving.​So it's Thanksgiving, the turkey's in the oven, and you're about to start the sides when you realize you're out of cream and you totally forgot the cranberries!  Don't panic. Though most stores are closed, we've compiled a list of stores that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2011

    James Jablon, Man Living With Lions: What Should He Eat?

    ​Remember Timothy Treadwell? He loved grizzly bears so much, and was such a whack job, that he decided to live with them in the Alaskan wilderness. One summer, this one big-ass bear got a little, well, bear-y, and ate Treadwell and his girlfriend right up.Now, that's probably not going to happen w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2010

    God-Fearing Entrepreneur or Cold-Hearted Con Man? Either Way, Dushaun Smith Is Motivated

    Stefan KamphDushaun Smith in his favorite place, Mickel Field in Wilton Manors.Dushaun Smith doesn't want you to think he's a criminal."You don't feed milk to a stray cat," says the longtime Fort Lauderdale resident. "I'm careful how I feed the media milk. They keep coming back for more."It started ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2010

    New Menu at Lips, Kosher Demos at Winn-Dixie

    ​• Lips, Fort Lauderdale's drag show dinner theater, deserves credit: It's tough to continually pump out menu items that feature nearly as many witty double entandres as the riotous stage show. But somehow, the drag supper club continues to do it. The restaurant is rolling out a host of new menu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2010

    Winn-Dixie Versus Publix: The Real Story

    "and in this corner, wearing a $2 apple."​Two supermarket chains, two marketing slogans, two vastly different directions. That's the ballad of Publix and Winn-Dixie. One's a clean, well-lighted place to shop, faces always smiling because "shopping is a pleasure." The other's a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    Morning Juice: Botox Bandita, Wal-Mart Drops Fish, Rum Shack Owner Busted for DUI

    A Las Olas doctor provided a woman with a little Botox treatment the other day. She was ​pushy and rude -- you know the type. When it was time to pay up, she left a decoy purse at the office and skipped out, promising to hit an ATM and return. She didn't. You know the type -- you try to help ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    Morning Juice: Bull Session Over Davie Land Deal; West Palm May Have Frankel Forever

    ​Let's check out the local headlines:First degree murder charges for 16-year-old Berenice Juarez, accused of stabbing to death her mother's boyfriend, Gilardo Ramos Paz, in the parking lot of a Winn Dixie in Delray Beach. Paz was reportedly married, with a wife and five children in Guatemala. Repo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2010

    Morning Juice: Teen Stabs Mother's Boyfriend in Delray; Broward Schools Pay Millions to Ditch Building Contracts

    ​The rundown of local news on this Thursday morning:A 16-year-old girl is in jail for stabbing to death her mother's boyfriend, Gilardo Ramos Paz, in the parking lot of a Winn Dixie in Delray Beach. The girl, Berenice Juarez, confessed to police, telling them she didn't approve of the man's relati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2010

    [UPDATED] Bomb Threat at Winn-Dixie in Boynton

    A news release that sounds like the opening scene from a movie inspired by a Marvel Comics series, from Boynton Beach Police:Police have responded to a bomb threat at Winn Dixie at 1620 S. Federal Highway. A man called the store to say he was going to blow up the store and they should get everyone o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2009

    Five Local Officials Who Should Be Expecting Coal This Week​Most public servants are good people, even in South Florida. Most commissioners and school board members take sacred the public trust. At least during the holiday season, we try to tell ourselves that. But clearly, especially around these parts, not all our politicians are nice. And whe ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 5, 2009
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    August 20, 2009

    Body-Slamming Thief on the Loose

    Flickr: Ryan BudkeLurking in your local grocery aisle...​Just in from Broward Sheriff's Office: A masked man brandishing a handgun threw a store clerk over a counter during a robbery Monday night as the criminal demanded cash from the register. The clerk was not seriously injured, but detectives ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2009

    Greenpeace Attacks Publix, Winn-Dixie

    flickr user: wharmanIf only Publix cared this much about REAL fish.The website for Publix supermarkets states, "There are plenty of fish in the sea, but not all of them are good enough for Publix." According to the environmental organization Greenpeace, that statement is all sorts of wrong. First, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2009

    Spanish Contractor to Get Billion-Dollar Contract, Sangria May Flow Freely on Highway

    The state is expected to sign a contract within a week to hire ACS Group of Spain to completely re-do Interstate 595. What this means is that state officials are putting the future of a major Broward County artery in the hands of a nation not known for construction prowess as much as for tapas and s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2009

    Breaking: Mistrial for Fitzroy Salesman; New Trial "Imminent"

    Not exactly vindication, but ole Fitzroy S. can give this a positive spin in advance of the March 10 election. The suspended Miramar commissioner is facing a felony charge of aggravated assault with a firearm after he whipped out a pistol in a Winn Dixie checkout line.This week a juror whipped out a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2008
  • News

    December 6, 2007

    Rambo and the Phantom

    Investigating a gun-slinging city commissioner and the mayor who hides in the bathroom

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2007
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    November 26, 2007
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    September 27, 2007
  • Blogs

    December 4, 2006

    "It's Alive!"

    The Washington Post today reports on the institution of mobile reporters -- mojos -- at my old newspaper, the Fort Myers News-Press. And the really interesting thing about the experiment is that it mixes both good ideas and horrid ones to create what is basically a journalistic horror show. Read F ... More >>

  • News

    July 7, 2005


    Clam Up

  • Film

    February 17, 2005

    Pooch Kicks

    As kid-book adaptations go, Because of Winn-Dixie's no dog

  • Calendar

    July 8, 2004
  • Foodstuffs

    May 13, 2004

    Best Farmers' Market

    West Palm Beach Green Market

  • Calendar

    November 28, 2002

    Respect the Rock

    Can you tell me how to get to Respectable Street?

  • Dining

    November 14, 2002

    Ghee Whiz

    With its excellent Indian cuisine in an unconventional setting, the Palace rules

  • News

    August 1, 2002

    Letters for August 1, 2002

    Dance the night away

  • Calendar

    May 2, 2002

    Diggin' in Delray

    Tournament kicks off summer with a spike

  • Music

    February 28, 2002

    Retrograde Orbit

    Once a Winn-Dixie, always a Winn-Dixie?

  • Music

    October 11, 2001


    Mighty morphin'

  • Arts and Entertainment

    May 17, 2001
  • Goods and Services

    May 17, 2001

    Best Specialty Market

    Doris Italian Market & Bakery

  • Calendar

    January 25, 2001

    The Ball Barons

    The Cattle Barons' Ball

  • Dining

    September 14, 2000


    Horn of Plenty

  • News

    September 14, 2000

    Branch Managers

    Hacking trees in the subtropics is ecologically ugly. It's also illegal.

  • Dining

    February 24, 2000


    The Station Grille

  • News

    February 3, 2000

    Brutality on Aisle 3

    When a husband and wife beat Winn-Dixie at its own game, they got pounded

  • News

    October 21, 1999

    Some Safety Net

    All Vicky Lynch wants is to get her husband the neurological rehab he desperately needs. So what's the problem? Everything.

  • Dining

    December 24, 1998
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