Palm Beach

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2014

    Hialeah Couple Arrested for Spending $10,000 at Palm Beach Four Seasons on Fake Credit Card

    Who wouldn't want to trade in the blue collar life of Hialeah for a night in a swanky hotel in Palm Beach? Just make sure you actually can pay for it before you head up north. A Hialeah couple, Javier Roura, 25, and Joanna Sanchez, 28, have been arrested after ringing up a $10,000 bill at the Four ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2014

    New Times Broward-Palm Beach Needs a New Food Critic

    New Times Broward Palm Beach is looking for a restaurant critic. The ideal candidate will have experience both reporting about food and writing long-form restaurant criticism. He or she should have knowledge of Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach, which comprise one of the nation's most burgeoning epicur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2014

    Food Critic Wanted for Broward/Palm Beach New Times

    New Times Broward Palm Beach is looking for a restaurant critic. The ideal candidate will have experience both reporting about food and writing long-form restaurant criticism.

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2014

    Cult Leader, Yautja, and Holly Hunt - Churchill's Pub, Miami

    As we slog ever nearer to the pending change of ownership that looms over Churchill's Pub, it would appear patrons have splintered into two distinct camps. There are the deniers who believe the punk landmark can only flourish with its current patronage and practices intact, and that any alterations ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2013

    Meat Market's Sean Brasel Bringing Sizzling South Beach to James Beard House

    Meat Market's Sean Brasel is having one good spring. First, the chef was proclaimed a "grilling god" by Food Republic. He's also planning to open two new Meat Market locations, in Puerto Rico and Palm Beach. Now, Brasel is headed to New York City to represent Miami Beach at a special James Beard Ho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2013

    New Times Brew at the Zoo Homebrew Alley: We Want You

    There's no doubt the biggest beer trend in Miami is homebrew. Everywhere you look -- from clubs such as Misfit Home Brewers to individuals brewing batches in their kitchens -- the make-your-own beer craze is here in full force. And why not?Beginning homebrewers simply need a kitchen, a small storage ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2012

    BurgerFi Opens in Aventura Today (Pictures)

    By the size of the crowd at yesterday's BurgerFi friends and family event in Aventura (18139 Biscayne Boulevard), you would think the burgers were made of gold bullion instead of free-range, grass-fed beef.The Aventura BurgerFi is the sixth restaurant in the chain, which itself is just over a year o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2012

    Miamians Love to Tweet About Beer; the Rest of Florida Tweets About Church

    In what could have been a stupid idea but actually turned out pretty illuminating (especially from Florida's point of view), Floating Sheep mapped each county in the United States by how often its residents tweet about beer compared with how often they tweet about church. Miami-Dade, unsurprisi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2011

    Target Worker Drives Car into Canal After Black Friday Shift in Palm Beach

    ​The unsung victims of the bizarre display of capitalism we call Black Friday? The hundreds of thousands of retail workers who have their Thanksgiving marred by having to get show up to work later that night to prepare.A worker at a Target in Palm Beach was so exhausted after working her Black Fri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2011

    Palm Beach Septic Company Tricked Old People Into Buying 70 Years Worth of Toilet Paper

    ​​Did you know that the EPA can now fine you if your house's septic tank is dirty? Or that the EPA now requires toilet paper be made from synthetic materials instead of traditional wood fiber? And that the government agency is banning animal fat from soap?Actually, that's all bullshit. But ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2011

    Palm Beach County Man Having an Extremely Bad Year

    ​Nobody's saying Miami-Dade is particularly well-behaved, but GOOD LORD, Palm Beach, you kicked our ass on this one. What a mugshot. Such emotion, such conflict. And a faint suggestion of artful composition, too.Oh -- and this isn't his first arrest.

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Mystery Solved (Sort Of), Cinco Coming, and The Chew on TV

    We found out the mystery café that had it's soft opening earlier this week will be called Crumb on Parchment. Michelle Bernstein's momma is making the baked goods. Stay tuned for an interview with her soon.Coral Gables is getting a new eatery: Cinco. Cinco is due--wait for it--on May 5 (uh, yeah, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2011

    Diver Dies After Run-In With Portuguese Man-of-War Off Key West

    ​Riptide is staying the hell out of the ocean this week. Beaches from Palm Beach to Key West are swarming with stinging masses of Portuguese men-of-war. And those bastards leave a welt that doesn't always wash off with ammonia: a 64-year-old diver died after running into one off Key West this past ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    Governor Crist Declares State of Emergency in Miami-Dade Due to Oil Threat

    NASAA satellite view of the oil spill taken by NASA​On news that some oil had begun leaking into the Loop Current, Governor Charlie Crist declared a state of emergency for Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Collier, Lee, Charlotte and Monroe counties. A state of emergency had already been decla ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2010

    db Bistro Moderne Opening Soon in J.W. Marriott Marquis

    If you're not a subscriber to our weekly Café Bites dining newsletter, here's a taste of what you're missing. Click here to subscribe.​There are celebrity chefs (Hellooo, Emeril), then there are celebrity chefs.At the top of the list in that second category is Daniel Boulud, whose celebrity has ... More >>

  • News

    February 4, 2010
  • Blogs

    February 4, 2010

    Best of Broward-Palm Beach Readers' Poll: Best Gay Bar

    Joshua Prezant​Tell us what is the best gay bar in Broward or Palm Beach county in the comments section below.Need some suggestions? Click here to view our LGBT club guide.And click here for a master list of all Readers' Poll items.

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2009

    Whole Foods Hosts a Flood of South Florida Chefs for Demos Across the State

    Via wikimedia commonsCooking demos to flood Whole Foods Florida.​Have you ever messed up cooking ramen noodles? If you answered yes, like we did, you could probably use some professional help of the cooking variety.Give thanks for South Florida's bounty of highly touted, greatly revered, very expe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2009

    Judge Warns that Miami-stlye Crime Will Soon Taint Pristine Palm Beach

    Palm Beach County circuit judge Krista Marx sat down with The Palm Beach Post and warned that crime , in the words of the paper, "is inexorably moving northward from Miami-Dade like red tide." Yes, because apparently crime is a mysterious and uncontrollable force of nature. Don't worry Mar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2009

    What to Hear in Broward and Palm Beach This Weekend

    via Flickr user Smaku​Plenty to check out in Broward and Palm Beach this weekend, and no matter who you are, you'll find something that will scare you. David Allan Coe, for instance, is playing tonight at Culture Room. He's been known to scare more than a few people in his day. KMFDM are out at Re ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 29, 2009
  • Blogs

    October 23, 2009

    Halloween Street Party Moonfest to Feature Surfer Blood, Astari Night, Mission Veo, and More

    Photo by Kara StarzykAstari NightHalloween won't fall on a weekend again until 2014, and it won't fall on a Saturday again until 2015. So Palm Beach residents will have no excuse Saturday. No "next year," no "I'm too tired after working all week." This is a call for them to take to the streets for t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    New Fat Joe Album Features Beats by Palm Beach Producer Schife

     South Florida loves Fat Joe; he seems to be here so often we can almost claim him as one of our own. So it was with some interest that I read this MTV News Mixtape Daily blog post on his latest album, Jealous Ones Still Envy 2 (J.O.S.E. 2). But it was this quote that stopped me, about the trac ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 10, 2009
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    August 14, 2009

    This Weekend in Broward and Palm Beach: The Pretty Faces, To Be Hated, and Zombies! Organize!!

    Punk band To Be Hated​Shows by local artists, or concerts that are otherwise under-the-radar this weekend in Broward and Palm Beach. Friday: Boca-based trio The Pretty Faces create the sort of garage pop that's dirty enough for a dive, but too tuneful to be wasted on shitty acoustics. They ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2009

    This Weekend in Broward and Palm Beach: The State Of, Nachtmahr and LA Riots

    Tom Wilco Nabedi Osorio (left) and Steph Taylor of the State OfShows this weekend by local artists, or concerts that are otherwise under-the radar in Broward and Palm Beach. Friday:Piano and drums mixed with vocals that are simultaneously haunting and tough define the sound of The State Of, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2009

    News Roundup

    LocalThe race-based deal for the Marlins Stadium has crumbled before our eyes. [SFLTimes]USA Today notices that San Francisco, Miami, Minneapolis or Cleveland may soon be without a daily newspaper. This is sad because then they'll have to read USA Today. There's always the fine Village Voice Media p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2009

    Best Pizza? Best Burger? Don't Get Disenfranchised!

    We can't do this alone. This Spring, when we publish our Broward-Palm Beach Best Of issue, we're going to put our reputation on the line: What's the most delicious damn burger in Palm Beach and Broward counties? Who twirls the finest pizza crust? Which restaurant just blows all its competition out o ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 29, 2009

    Aim for the Head

    Kick it with the homies at WAKA.

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2009

    Palm Beach and Broward Restaurant Closings

    Your intuition is correct: Restaurants dropped like tasered protesters at a Republican rally last year. The not-so-bad news is that new eateries opened in many of the vacated spaces, offsetting our net loss. Read on for a partial and unofficial Short Order list of closings in Broward and Palm Beach ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2009

    News Roundup

    The Port of Miami tunnel isn't dead yet, and may be back on in April. [Herald]The Florida Speaker of the House took a job with a school he's steered money towards which may not be ethical, and he's basically the worst speaker ever. [Herald]Thieves in Hialeah broke into a Best Buy. Don't they know th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2009

    Jazmine Sullivan's "Bust Your Windows" - Palm Beach Remix with Lyrics

    Mr. Pupp "Da Quarter Million Dollar Man" and 21 Reese from Palm Beach have a message to any female that would dare bust the window out their cars. Here go the video and lyrics to their remix of Jazmine Sullivan's smash hit as well as I could transcribe them.....

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2008

    Mötley Crüe Returns to South Florida on Mar. 3

    If it seems like Mötley Crüe was just here, well, it's because they were, in July, headlining their Crüefest tour at the Cruzan Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach. They're coming baaaaa-aaaaack, though, as part of their Saints of Los Angeles Tour, and diehard fans will be happy it's a relatively int ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2008

    Lobsters Walking!

    Your next free meal is crawling your way. The Florida Spiny Lobster is walking, thanks to the recent hurricanes that passed through the Keys. Our Keys lobsters are taking a mass holiday and sauntering up the coast close to shore -- they're expected to reach Miami today and Palm Beach tomorrow. Intr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2008

    Sit On It and Spin: Brunch at Pier Top

    You could be here. Brunch at Pier 66. The Pier Top lounge on the rotating top floor of the Pier 66 Hyatt Regency hotel closed down some time ago, and it was too damned bad. With its ever-changing view of the marina, the port, downtown, and the beach, there was no better place in Fort Lauderdale to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2008

    Gong Show Returns

    Remember The Gong Show? Talentless hacks interrupted in mid-performance by a huge, cruel gong, signaling to the whole world the imminent and permanent separation of the hapless artists from the airwaves (and from their egos)? The concept is back at Dada’s (52 N. Swinton Ave), every Monday night at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2008
  • Music

    November 15, 2007

    Various Artists

    The "Almost" Free Album Vol. 4 (self-released)

  • News

    October 18, 2007

    Sugar Daddies and Sugar Babes

    A little sweetness goes a long way in South Florida

  • Calendar

    September 27, 2007

    Put Up Your Dukes

    Local crime fighters get ready to rumble for charity

  • Calendar

    May 22, 2003

    Wee Aliens

    Gen indigo takes over soon

  • News

    September 2, 1999

    Vanity Fire

    A group of hot firewomen raised big bucks posing for a sexy calendar. The intended charity got only a pittance.

  • Dining

    March 4, 1999
  • Culture

    October 3, 1996
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    September 19, 1996
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    May 4, 1995
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    February 23, 1995
  • Culture

    July 14, 1993

    Footlights and Fancy-Free

    Theatre League of South Florida

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    March 3, 1993
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    February 26, 1992
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