Hollywood (Florida)

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2014

    Judge: Hollywood Violated State Law With Red Light Camera Ticket

    Yesterday Eric Arem, a Hollywood resident, won a court ruling: His red light camera citation was thrown out. At issue was that Arem hadn't actually received the ticket from the City of Hollywood. Instead, it was issued by a Tempe, Arizona-based company, American Traffic Solutions (ATS). ATS operat ... More >>

  • News

    October 3, 2013
  • Blogs

    September 13, 2013

    Oishi Thai Hit With Tax Liens: "My Accountant Made a Mistake"

    Federal documents may help explain the real story behind the recent high profile war in Miami's culinary community. In the last two years, the Internal Revenue Service has placed $63,000 in tax liens against Oishi Thai, the North Miami restaurant co-owned by Piyarat Potha Arreeratn, also known as C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2013

    Brew at the Zoo in Photos: Fast Pours, Long Lines, Mexican Sombreros

    If you are what you drink, then most of South Florida's beer snobs are fruits or just plain bitter. Hoppy, pungent IPAs and light, easy-drinking pilsners infused with berries or citrus garnered the longest lines at the Miami New Times' Brew at the Zoo on Saturday night at ZooMiami.

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2013

    Flo Rida's Bugatti Veyron Goes "100% Gold"

    What a "Good Feeling"... You're so deep in the "Sweet Spot" and so loaded with "Sugar" that dropping approximately $2,250,000 on a ride like the Bugatti Veyron ain't no thang. But who's even gonna "Let It Roll" unless it's "100% Gold"? See also: -Flo Rida Scores the Cover of Miami New Times ' Peo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2012

    Mega Walgreens Debuts Today: 24 Hour Wine, Beer, Cheese, and Sushi

    Introducing the new Walgreens, your 24-hour-a-day one-stop source for aspirin, Red Bull, sunscreen, condoms, fresh sushi and fine cheeses.What?  Oh yes. You're reading this correctly.  Walgreens is debuting its flagship 8,000th store today, December 1, featuring the following luxe items:

  • News

    November 22, 2012
  • Film

    July 19, 2012
  • Blogs

    July 16, 2012

    Passion Pit Cancels Summer Tour Dates, Still Playing South Florida on October 23

    Two weeks of tour dates have just been canceled by Passion Pit. And the reason: Frontman Michael Angelakos needs "to take the time to work on improving [his] mental health." So far, most of the tour remains intact, including Passion Pit's South Florida show at the Hollywood ArtsPark on October 23. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2011

    Eat Street Films Miami Food Trucks, Short Order Blogger

    All photos by Laine Doss Latin Burger's Jim Heins shooting a segment for Eat Street​Eat Street, the Cooking Channel show that features America's best and craziest food trucks, was in Miami this weekend to film three of Miami's favorite food trucks. Mr. Good Stuff, Dim Ssam a Gogo and Latin ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 2, 2011
  • Calendar

    February 24, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    Thirteen Arrested in Miami in Massive Mafia Crackdown

    ​Organized crime is still alive in Miami, but after a crack down today not so well. Thirteen people throughout South Florida have been arrested and charged with ties to an organized crime syndicate. The arrests were part of a larger crackdown on a group called the Armenian Power gang. 100 people t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2010

    Special Interpol Afterparty at Churchill's on August 21 with Interpol Drummer and The Holy Terrors

    photo courtesy of the band's websiteThe Holy Terrors at C.B.G.B.'s in 1994: Will, Sam, Rob, and Dan​We'd lie if we said we weren't excited about Interpol's South Florida stop at the Fillmore on August 21. We haven't seen them stop here since 2007, and we've missed them. A lot. Well, now there's mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2010

    Ladies Night at New Taverna Opa at Dolphin Mall

    ​The loud and lively Taverna Opa opened its third outpost last week, the latest venue being the Dolphin Mall. As with the original, which opened in Hollywood, Florida, in September  1997, and with Taverna two in South Beach, the draw is solid Greek food (including this nice looking salad) and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2009

    This CNN South Florida Weather Report Brought to You By Gay Porn

    ​I honestly have no idea why you'd want to see a video on a CNN website about last week's South Florida storms, when, you know, you could have just looked out your window. But if you did, you might have your citizen journalism weather report brought to you by Collin O'Neal, a gay porn star. i ... More >>

  • News

    October 29, 2009
  • Blogs

    October 27, 2009

    Taped Crusader: For Victims Without Recourse, Justice Junkies Aims to Right Wrong

    Just before midnight, the Pollo Tropical is empty, except for a couple of teenagers pointing toward the window and smirking. They've spotted a peculiar-looking 38-year-old who's crouching behind a bush outside in the darkness. He's clad in a Sesame Street T-shirt and a gold chain necklace, and his o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2009

    South Florida Native Daniel Levin Reads from His Debut Novel

    Riverhead Books​An antiquities expert is summoned in the middle of the night to a major European city in order to investigate a mystery that he soon realizes is a cross-historical conspiracy with devastating modern implications. If you thought, "That's the plot of The Da Vinci Code," you're close ... More >>

  • News

    July 30, 2009

    Million Dollar Maybe

    Christina Swanson could be a champ again. Too bad few have the guts to face her.

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2009

    Burn Notice Returns to TV

    This semi-awkward shot seems to be the favored press photo accompanying coverage of the return of new episodes of USA's Burn Notice. Yes, it looks like a paparazzi shot of some unknown-in-America European power couple enjoying champers in spandex. Which is enticing in its own way, I suppose, but rea ... More >>

  • News

    January 15, 2009

    Healing Haiti

    Aaron Jackson went from homeless to hero. Now, with the help of Rainn Wilson, he's trying to cure a country.

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2008

    R.I.P. Gidget Gein, South Florida Native and Former Member of Marilyn Manson

    Our sister paper, the LA Weekly, reported this morning on some sad news for longtime local scene-watchers. The artist and musician Brad Stewart, a.k.a. Gidget Gein, was found dead yesterday in his home in Burbank. He was born and raised around Hollywood, Florida, and gained notoriety in the Nineties ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2008

    Jay-Z Adds Second Free Show at Bayfront Park Monday

    Did you cry your poor little eyes out because you waited in line for hours and hours but didn't score any tickets for Sunday's Jay-Z concert? Well, rejoice because Hov has added a second show in support of Obama for Monday afternoon at Bayfront Park. Doors will open at 11 a.m. and the show will sta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2008

    Ping pong, or as the Chinese say: "Ping pong"

    Since it became an Olympic Sport in 1988, America has never won a medal in table tennis. It's the kind of thing that makes Eagles cry. All we really have to our credit is making the definitive movie of the sport, Balls of Fury. But that's the effort of Hollywood, Ca. Hollywood, Fl, on the other ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2008
  • Dining

    August 14, 2008

    Bottled Water Gets the Boot

    As containers and costs mount, tap water is the rule in eateries.

  • Music

    July 24, 2008

    Duke It Out

    Handicapping MoCA's next Battle of the Bands.

  • Music

    June 26, 2008
  • Blogs

    June 5, 2008

    Aug. 1 Yes Concert Scheduled for Hard Rock Live is Cancelled

    ...And so is the band's whole tour, apparently. Here's the official scoop: "YES CONCERT SCHEDULED FOR AUGUST 1 AT HARD ROCK LIVE HAS BEEN CANCELED HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – The Yes concert scheduled for August 1 at Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino has been canceled. The classic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2008

    More From Enrique and Joe

    Crossing the line isn't always a difficult task when you're a 'shock jock' personality hosting a morning radio show, who garnered a following by being crude, rude and all things beyond. But two of the most successful at the craft agree there's tasteful and then there's tasteless, while defending wh ... More >>

  • News

    March 20, 2008

    Marketing Mayhem

    Da Hood Gone Wild creator takes cues from Joe Francis.

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2007

    Florida: All Kinds of Available Whores

    Adult Video News, the nation's premier trade publication for the adult industry, has a big cover story on Florida in the latest edition. It's the "new porn hot spot," according to the story: "Believe it or not, what we do here is accepted," says Craig Valentine, whose New Porn Order company is work ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2007

    Last Night: Macy Gray at Hard Rock Live

    Macy Gray Hard Rock Live, Hollywood August 14, 2007 Better Than: A Sideshow Give Macy Gray her due. The woman's not just a one hit wonder even though it's her song "I Try" that brought most of the crowd out to the Hard Rock to see her. Part chanteuse, part Las Vegas entertainer, Gray kick ... More >>

  • News

    July 26, 2007

    Serious Comedy

    Yamil Piedra is funny, but he needs to work harder. And that gay lips thing ... forget it!

  • News

    May 24, 2007

    The Suitcase Murders

    He hasn't struck lately, but South Florida's fourth serial prostitute killer is likely still on the loose

  • Film

    March 1, 2007

    Spanish Sundance

    The Miami International Film Festival wants to be a Latin movie marketplace

  • News

    April 13, 2006

    Letters from the Issue of April 13, 2006

    Has the mayor apologized for this remark?

  • Calendar

    August 11, 2005
  • City Life

    May 12, 2005
  • News

    December 16, 2004

    Letters from the Issue of December 16-22, 2004

    Commie columnists, Clapton memories, and Christian bigots

  • Calendar

    December 11, 2003

    A Sweet Suite

    Fruits and nuts frolic for the holidays

  • Calendar

    November 14, 2002

    Lord's Fair

    Sweet Jesus addresses a pop icon rather than religious leader at the book fair

  • News

    September 5, 2002

    Botox Rules!

    Janice Dickinson personified high-fashion shoots and Hollywood trysts. Now modeling's original bad girl explores life beyond the runway.

  • Calendar

    May 24, 2001

    Bead It

    The International Bead Expo

  • Film

    August 3, 2000

    Cultural Celluloid

    As South Florida film fests get too big for their britches, the Asian Pacific Film Festival of Florida fills a void

  • Music

    March 25, 1999
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    April 23, 1998
  • Culture

    July 6, 1995
  • News

    August 18, 1993

    If We Could Talk to the Animals...

    "Wheet! Wheet!" would mean "Get out of my way, you stupid possum!" Or so the Hollywood mmission thinks.

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