| Mar 11, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Here are some of the things Broward County commissioners did today:
* Agreed to contribute $40,000 toward a feasibility study for a public-private partnership that would yield a new federal courthouse in downtown Fort Lauderdale. The county, city and...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Walmart's putting the go in BOGO sales.
I reported Tuesday on my Shop-O-Matic blog that the world's largest retailer is ad-matching buy-one-get-one-free sales from Publix, Winn-Dixie and other grocers in a new Florida program.
"Our customers have told...
| Sep 22, 2013
The old gent had a silver handlebar mustache, but I noticed his black T-shirt first as he left a Fort Lauderdale hash house last Sunday morning.
It read, "Senior Citizen. Give me my damn discount."
The snarky shirt makes a great point. Senior-...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 12:30 PM
For once, you're not going to worry about having enough beds over the holidays.
Even better, you won't have to wash never-ending loads of towels or piles of dishes. In fact, you can gather the gang in a beautifully decorated home without doing all the...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 10:38 AM
The man who two sheriff's officials were tracking when they mistakenly shot at a Hallandale Beach detective now faces charges, the State Attorney's Office said this week.
Jayson Kalinowski, 31, is charged with aggravated fleeing and two counts of...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Something's in the air, something sweet and tender, innocent even, because I've recently read two stories about the enduring power of love. In this era of disposability, when throwing out seems easier than fixing up, couples who've been married for...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:48 PM
Wherever Bob Bauman drives, people point and shoot.
Then they upload their videos of Bauman's rusted low-to-the-ground 1949 Ford Tudor hot rod onto YouTube — steering this wheel head-turner to South Florida stardom.
Dubbed the "Crazy Rat Rod" by...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:07 AM
Organizers of the monthly Art Hall exhibition in Pompano Beach will throw open their doors Wednesday night to let the creativity pour onto Northeast First Street in a literal and figurative embrace of a piece of downtown that may soon be an energetic...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:33 AM
The Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival returns this weekend with its seasonal cornucopia of drama, comedies, actor Q&As and street parties, as more than 175 films roll out Friday through Nov. 11 on screens in downtown Fort Lauderdale, Sunrise,...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 6:48 AM
Longtime South Florida radio host Michael Yo is man enough to embrace the term “Glambassador,” and he wonders if other guys have what it takes to do what needs to be done this weekend. In high heels.
Yo, the former Y100 wit who is now a...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Tori Spelling was revealed as the grand marshal of the 42nd annual Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade at a gala kickoff party Friday night at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa.
An actress, author and designer, the former "90210" star is...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:49 AM
The last time Les Claypool was here, the maniacal Primus bass player spent several days on the water between Aventura and Pompano Beach shooting scenes for a TV fishing-show project with friend Mickey Melchiondo (more famously known as indie rocker Dean...