| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:22 PM
We're turning-up the music with this week's Does It Work product. It's called the Rock-It 3.0. Our tester, attorney Norman Douglas, had some questions about the device.
"It was a wild claim. You stick it to anything and it amplifies the sound of your...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:57 PM
It was a 90-degree spring morning in 2011, and I was struggling, my breath coming in gasps. I was on the last leg of a sprint triathlon, the run, and from across the way, I heard the unmistakable booming voice of Shawna. She was the personal trainer/...
| Sep 1, 2012
No man is an island — and, obviously, the same applies to riverside watering holes.
It had been two years since I had ventured out to Wekiva Island, the utterly laid-back local bar tucked along the Wekiva River in Longwood. At that time, the...
| Nov 9, 2012
UPDATE: He's hit again, and changed his look with the season, replacing the tropical shirt he wore in his summer hit, with ski wear in his latest bank robbery in Bellevue.
UPDATE --10/5/12-- The "Jimmy Buffett Bandit" is back!
Don't know if he's...
| May 21, 2012
| 7:38 AM
1) Storm N. Norman (WEBE 108)
Since 1984, when Best Local Radio Personality Storm'n Norman first won this award, the fabulous, popular radio jock has met pretty much every celebrity on his dream list. "I've done [Paul] McCartney, [Jimmy] Buffett, Jerry...
| Oct 27, 2012
And you thought it was always Parrot Head time in Key West.
Since Jimmy Buffett first warbled about putting booze in his blender in the 1970s, Key West has continued to reap the PR benefits as the notion of margaritas on Duval Street has been transformed...
| Jun 30, 2012
Despite its enduring quirks, Key West is light-years removed from the escapist island that awaited a failed country songwriter who pulled into town a penniless nobody in the 1970s.
That was Jimmy Buffett, of course, whose Key West-inspired 1977 hit...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 11:55 AM
1.) Cherish: The Association
2.) Rave on: Buddy Holly
3.) Travelin' man: Ricky Nelson
4.) Bad bad Leroy Brown: Jim Croche
5.) Last mango in Paris: Jimmy Buffett
1.) David Cassidy - I woke up in Love this Morning
| Mar 23, 2012
| 9:09 PM
In true New Orleans fashion the floor for the Final 4 arrived with a parade Friday Morning.
The games are sold out but there are several other Final 4 events next week.
The Big Dance free concert series at Woldenberg Park will feature national and local...
| Jan 12, 2011
Britney Spears is piling up impressive airplay stats for her new single, âHold It Against Me,â which broke records for single-day spins at both MediaBase and BDS, her label, Jive Records, reported Tuesday, a day after the song went to......
| Jan 20, 2011
The Hollywood city commission approved a lease for a 17-story Jimmy Buffett-themed Margaritaville Hotel on Wednesday, and my initial reaction is one of sadness. It's being billed as progress, but I feel a sense of loss. That stretch of Hollywood......