| Mar 14, 2011
| 5:56 PM
Jipsy Castillo (photo by Beth Black)
In typical photographs of Miami social life, oddly dressed society people pose next to giant checks in unaffordable locations, Entourage wannabes clutch overpriced...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 9:10 AM
Overall impression: Vivo Partenza represents the resurrection of Tony Bova's luxury restaurant empire. His restaurants in Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton closed after his business partner Scott Rothstein was revealed to be running a massive Ponzi scheme....
| Jul 18, 2012
| 1:18 PM
It's not like her appearance on TLC's "Four Houses" on Monday, July 30th at 10 p.m. EST will be Katia Bates' first time in the interior design spotlight.
After all, the Fort Lauderdale resident re-did the Versace Mansion in South Beach...twice.
| Dec 23, 2011
| 5:17 PM
Convicted fraudster Scott Rothstein said he paid off law enforcement officers, judges and local politicians as he handed off about $1 million in bribes, according to attorneys who sat through his extraordinary testimony the past two weeks.
| Dec 31, 2011
For more than 70 hours, billion-dollar fraudster Scott Rothstein talked and talked, answering questions for the first time under oath. He mapped out how he constructed the largest financial swindle in South Florida history, leveled damaging accusations at...
| Jun 24, 2009
| 3:29 PM
Tax collectors hit the streets Wednesday in a sweep of hundreds of business -- demanding they pay delinquent bills or have their equipment and furnishings sold at auction.
Customers were exercising at a downtown Fort Lauderdale gym when collection agents...
| Nov 12, 2009
The FBI confirmed Thursday what many have speculated since the Scott Rothstein scandal broke: The flashy lawyer could not have defrauded investors of hundreds of millions without help.
"I do not believe that this was a one-man show," said John Gillies,...
| Nov 13, 2009
Twenty-eight city police officials, including captains, majors, undercover officers and the department spokesman, helped guard the home and businesses of attorney Scott Rothstein while, federal agents say, he ran a $1 billion Ponzi scheme.
| Nov 19, 2009
What was once a bustling law firm in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale is no more.
Three weeks after allegations came to light that Scott Rothstein was involved in a potentially $1 billion Ponzi scheme, the 70 attorneys at the firm he co-founded,...
| Nov 20, 2009
Fort Lauderdale Attorney Scott Rothstein, now accuesd of running what federal authorities say was a $1 billion Ponzi scheme, spent his senior year of high school singing.
In Boyd Anderson High School's 1980 yearbook, "Charmer: a change of pace,"...
| Nov 20, 2009
A Fort Lauderdale family who invested more than $100 million in attorney Scott Rothstein's alleged Ponzi scheme filed a lawsuit Friday against him, TD Bank and three of its executives, and four people inside Rothstein's law firm.