| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:34 PM
Former TV weatherman Rob Lopicola's hope for a full acquittal faded Thursday when a Palm Beach County jury convicted him on two out of three sex charges involving a former Boca Raton teenager.
The six jurors returned a split verdict, acquitting Lopicola...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Tim Smith, a former Fort Lauderdale commissioner, may run for state House of Representatives.
“I’m giving it some thought, actually. I’m not ready to tell you anything,” he said. “I don’t know if you could consider my...
| May 28, 2013
| 1:34 AM
Six small puppies cluster together, whimpering on the side of a dirt road east of the Everglades.
They have no food. No shelter from the mid-day sun. And no mother.
Locals say they found her shot dead in a nearby field the night before.
| Jan 24, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Should unexpected pleasures be so unexpected around here anymore? A visit to South Florida by Steve Martin, banjoist? Mike Tyson at the Arsht Center? A family-style scavenger hunt in Wilton Manors? New Kids on the Block … anywhere? Nothing should...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:22 AM
A South Florida guy, LeBron James included, could learn a few things in San Antonio, says Jay Armstead, hoops fan and barbecue whiz.
Armstead is the owner and master of the parking-lot smoker at Texas Hold ’Em BBQ, which opened recently in a new...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 12:46 PM
Who: Angela Shaw
Where: Rosie's Bar and Grill, 2449 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, 954-563-0123, RosiesBarAndGrill.com
What it is: A creamy, aromatic mix of white chocolate and peanut-butter liqueurs made as an entry in a Pinnacle Vodka competition....
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Lotta talk these days about Bolon Yokte, the Mayan god in charge of bad things, including war, conflict, the underworld and “Gangnam Style.” It is Yokte, as he is known among the wags knocking ’em back most nights at Red’s in...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 11:53 AM
N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a proponent of gay marriage who pushed a law legalizing it through his state’s Legislature, is appearing Saturday in Wilton Manors, the unofficial capital of South Florida’s gay community.
| Apr 5, 2013
Tucked between a hair salon and a gift shop on bustling Las Olas Boulevard is a mysterious gated door with simple instructions: "Enter thru alley."
Once you loop around the block and walks past the trash canisters that fill this back street, a rainbow...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Bridging the chasm between being black and being gay comes "Blackout Weekend" from Black Gay Pride South Florida.
On Thursday, Friday and Sunday there will be a spate of events held at the Pride Center, 2040 N. Dixie Highway in Wilton Manors.
| Sep 25, 2012
| 12:53 PM
With such a fierce and fashionable gay population here in Fort Lauderdale it logically follows that there is a fabulous support system of businesses, including some hot haute boutiques.
Here in no particular order are the top 5, all in the Wilton Manors/...