So your boss turned Grinch on you and announced that there will be no Christmas party and no bonuses this year with a giant, "Bah, Humbug." We have alternate plans for you and all your coworkers. Come out the the New Times' Happy Hour App Party this Friday, December 13, at America's Backyard.
When incoming Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel wanted to bring in his own people to help run the department, he didn't realize that removing some of former Sheriff Al Lamberti's top lieutenants would cost nearly $4.3 million, including a more than $340,000 payout to one colonel who had never call ... More >>
Two months after resigning from his position as the chaplain for the Broward Sheriff's Office, Rick Braswell has been named as one of the 100 "worst bosses in America."Braswell, who raked in a six-figure income with the sheriff's office, was accused by several female employees of numerous wro ... More >>
Fruitcake looks like it has little pieces of poo in it.Come Christmas we wouldn't be surprised if Santa left us a lump of coal. Coal wouldn't be so bad because we could use it to set his sleigh on fire. But if we got a fruitcake we'd be dissapointed really, really mad.Whomever decided that giftin ... More >>
Flickr: Jeremy JohnstoneFor campaigning politicians, cash is better by the bundle.As word spread that Scott Rothstein's associates might be charged in the federal investigation for circumventing campaign finance laws, it must have made a whole lot of Broward folks anxious. If you work for a devel ... More >>
C. StilesThomas, pictured with his two daughters and their friends from their Pembrokes Pines neighborhoodDeon Thomas, the former University of Illinois basketball star who had retired in South Florida and who started a new career coaching junior varsity at The University School in Fort Lauderdale, ... More >>
Hallandale Beach Commissioner Keith London has been on the warpath ever since he learned that City Manager Mike Good grossed $422,000 in 2008. Last week, he asked city staff to describe at what rate Good was paid. Theoretically, since Good started his employment with the city as a construction worke ... More >>
Last year, Hallandale Beach City Manager Mike Good officially, and briefly, retired -- a move that allowed him to cash in some 25 years of accumulated sick and vacation time. This, according to Hallandale Beach Mayor Joy Cooper, is how in 2008 Good's gross income reached the astonishingly high figur ... More >>
Not too long ago, as impossible as it looks, sounds and seems, I held a day job. It was a mundane era of wearing socks, shaving, and having far fewer groupies. Sometimes, I needed to call this day job of mine and tell them I was not feeling so good. Every time I called in sick, I felt a sense of dou ... More >>
Café Iguana's office party puts the mas in Christmas
When a clique is in charge, you don't stand a chance — even at the State Attorney's Office
Imaginary conquests in the life of Vince Neil
Dania Beach still struggles to find racial harmony
Double Death (Narnack)
Rose Honored By Commissioners Gunzburger and Wasserman-Rubin In response to a bit of snark, State House candidate Amy Rose provides the Pulp a rather involved response to my suggestion that we keep the eye on her. Why? She's running for the District 95 seat against Jim Waldman at the same time she's ... More >>
Michael Hall for The Loman Family Picnic at Caldwell Theatre Company
Poopie Doll Florist
A mean-spirited VA medical center director has patient care playing distant second to the bottom line
The sex-obsessed Gravy Train!!!! answers question about sex!!!!
"Reality and Figuration: The Contemporary Latin American Presence"
Punjab Indian Restaurant
International Swimming Hall of Fame
A prosecution complex
Some ex-deputies say BSO treated them like damaged goods after they got hurt on the job
Broward County Property Appraiser's Office
A new lawsuit alleges that Boca Raton's Stein Mart was in fact a hotbed of racism
When Robert Rodriguez decided to turn whistleblower and raise a stink about abuses in his federal workplace, he became public enemy number one
Band of Faith
Leon Hendricks is suing his former employer, fast-food giant Pepsico, for racism. He has the EEOC on his side.
When workers went with the union, Kitchens of the Oceans left town. Now the Haitian workers say the union has also abandoned them.
Toni Bishop's Restaurant & Jazz Club
Fired from a posh Boca beach club for her buzz cut, champion lifeguard Christine Leduc-McCrady is suing the owner, Huizenga Holdings
The Palm Beach County school police force is charged with protecting schoolchildren, not endangering its female officers