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'Chef Arnold,' 90, May Just Beat The System

Posted 12.03.2014 | Impact

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A judge has suspended enforcement of a South Florida city's law that restricts the public feeding of homeless people fo...

Why The Homeless Should Not Become Invisible

Paul Ruth | Posted 11.14.2014 | Impact
Paul Ruth

Human suffering is never easy to see, but instead of complaining there should be an increased response -- a response not only from civil institutions or non-profits, but from society as a whole.

Fort Lauderdale Passes Law That Restricts Feeding Homeless People

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 11.03.2014 | Impact

Lawfully feeding hungry people in Fort Lauderdale just became much more difficult. The city passed an ordinance on Oct. 22 that limits where groups...

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Is Now Far More Than Where the Boys Are

John Mariani | Posted 12.23.2014 | Taste
John Mariani

You could just order plenty of these small plate dishes and be very happy with cold beer or a good wine.

Fort Lauderdale Targets Homeless Population, Outlaws Sleeping In Public And Panhandling

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 09.23.2014 | Impact

Casey Cooper believes he should be able to lay his head to rest in public. But the City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, thinks otherwise. Cooper is on...

The Sexiest Adults-Only Pools in Florida's Kid-Friendly Hotels

Oyster | Posted 09.21.2014 | Travel
Oyster

Summertime is often when families choose to get away as a group for some family togetherness and sibling bonding. But that doesn't mean Mom and Dad (or any other couples along for the family reunion) shouldn't be allowed some alone time of their own, as well.

10 Reasons Florida Will Always Be The Best State To Retire

Moira McGarvey | Posted 06.30.2014 | Fifty
Moira McGarvey

When I was kid, my grandparents left Long Island and moved to Florida. At first, I was incredulous. My grandparents moved so far away from me! (I had really thought that their world revolved around me. Apparently not.) But when we took our first trip down to visit them on a school break, I began to like the idea of having grandparents in Florida.

Award-winning Short Films by NYU Grads to Screen in Fort Lauderdale

Sheryl Estrada | Posted 05.26.2014 | Arts
Sheryl Estrada

I'm an NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development grad and a new member of the South Florida club, so I wanted to learn more about the event. I had the opportunity to ask him a few questions.

Burglars Hang, Slit Dog's Throat

Sun Sentinel | Mike Clary | Posted 03.30.2014 | Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE -- The burglary that left philanthropist Elaine Vasquez's home thoroughly ransacked was bad enough. But that was not the worst of it. ...

10 Best Places To Retire In America In 2013

Posted 10.29.2013 | Fifty

When deciding where to spend your golden years, there are many factors to consider, from cost of living and employment opportunities to crime rate and...

Surprisingly, The American City With The Highest Concentration Of Gay Couples Is...

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 02.05.2014 | Gay Voices

Did San Francisco just get out-gayed? Recently released data from the 2012 U.S. Census revealed which cities have the highest concentration of sam...

WATCH: Mysterious Pot-Filled Boat Washes Ashore

Posted 09.30.2013 | Miami

Another day, another weird drugs discovery in South Florida. Fort Lauderdale police are investigating a seemingly abandoned boat full of marijuana...

The Top One Percent of Gay Travel

Billy Kolber | Posted 11.16.2013 | Travel
Billy Kolber

Lots of travel magazines create award lists, and most of them are filled with the usual suspects: ultra-luxury hotels, big-spending destinations, and well-known Asia-based airlines. I'm particularly proud of ManAboutWorld's first Editors' Choice Awards.

Dirty Blondes Owner Speaks Out

Sun Sentinel | Ihosvani Rodriguez | Posted 10.06.2013 | Miami

The owner of the Fort Lauderdale bar where three workers were caught on cellphone video beating two men says the bouncers have been fired and he plans...

Bouncers Facing Charges!

Posted 10.04.2013 | Miami

Two bouncers caught on video beating two patrons at Fort Lauderdale's Dirty Blondes bar are facing charges. Arnald Thomas-Darrah of Oakland Park w...

Gay Couple With Green Card Want To 'Make A Difference In Florida'

AP | SUZETTE LABOY | Posted 08.31.2013 | Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Bulgarian graduate student and his American husband are the first gay couple in the nation to have their application f...

The Onion Hilariously Gashes Fort Lauderdale

The Onion | Posted 07.09.2013 | Miami

WASHINGTON--Claiming that nothing about the city really evokes the strong sense of pride and endurance that typically serves as a source of strength i...

LOOK: Vintage Spring Break Photos

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 04.28.2013 | Fifty

Spring break has become a thing of the past for most of us (except for teachers and professors... lucky). And it seems that a few traditional spring b...

TSA Makes Gruesome Find At Florida Airport

Sun Sentinel | Robert Nolin | Posted 06.25.2013 | Miami

Airport security agents made a macabre discovery Wednesday after they examined the contents of a broken pot in a carry-on bag: shards of a possible hu...

LOOK: Massive Great White Caught A Mile From Beach

Sun Sentinel | Steve Waters | Posted 06.09.2013 | Miami

Great white sharks are a rarity in Florida, so when a shark ate a butterflied bonito on a kite line Tuesday morning off Fort Lauderdale, the crew on H...

Finally!

Sun Sentinel | David Fleshler | Posted 05.25.2013 | Miami

A procession of trucks rumbled into Fort Lauderdale on Monday, bringing the first deliveries of new sand to a beach washed away five months ago by Hur...

'It Exploded': 3 Killed In Fiery Plane Crash Into Florida Parking Lot

Posted 05.15.2013 | Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL -- A twin-engine plane crashed into a warehouse parking lot near the Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport Friday afternoon, exploding...

NewBook Reveals Juicy Details Of Ponzi Schemer's Life

Sun Sentinel | Ben Crandell | Posted 05.12.2013 | Miami

Every region of the country has its Ponzi villain, but it's hard to imagine another who could match Fort Lauderdale's pugnacious despot Scott Rothstei...

The Reality of Big Ang

Greg White | Posted 05.04.2013 | Entertainment
Greg White

I haven't seen an episode of Mob Wives. Or maybe I have: I had dinner with Big Ang.

Can Two Counties Topple Florida's Gun Law?

Posted 02.07.2013 | Miami

Seeking the authority to regulate firearms in parks and government buildings, Fort Lauderdale and Broward County have joined the fight to bring down o...