9 years ago | Longform
The woman doing burlesque on a stage in Wilton Manors sheds her one-piece schoolgirl getup within seconds of the music starting. She's wearing knee-high stockings, Mary Janes, boy shorts, and sparkly apple pasties. She's a slim brunet with grapefr...
Amazing Randi Companion and Artist Jose Alvarez, Facing Charges of Using a False Identity, to Have Day in Court10 years ago | Crime
As he sat in court, the man known as Jose Alvarez looked better-rested than he did in his mugshot, taken in the groggy early morning nearly two weeks ago.Since his arrest, a federal grand jury has indicted "Alvarez" on charges of false statement i...
10 years ago | Religion
For the second year in a row, Democratic Orlando state Sen. Gary Siplin has filed a bill that would make "Merry Christmas" the official greeting on December 25. The proposal is a proclamation, not a law, so if it passed, there would be no penalty ...
10 years ago | Environmental
A 20-year University of Florida study out last week says Florida has the most invasive reptiles and amphibians in the world. A day or two after that came out, state officials declared war on giant African snails in Miami-Dade County.Yep, Florida a...
10 years ago | Concerts
Two Man Gentleman BandMonterey Club, Fort LauderdaleThursday, September 15 As they waited to play, the Two Man Gentlemen Band sat on the couch at the back of the Monterey barroom. It's on the plush side, and has surely harbored a fair share of pub...
10 years ago | Broward News
Come November, about 200 three-speed bikes will likely be clustered in more than 30 spots from Hallandale Beach to Pompano Beach, all yours to rent, says Broward County Transportation Director Chris Walton. They'll have baskets. And a GPS device t...