PHOTOS — Lilly Pulitzer Day at International Polo Club Palm Beach

Larissa Scanlon (left), Ashley Foster and Moran Robbins enjoy the company of Veuve Clicquot  (Mike Jachles photo)

WELLINGTON -- The VIP pavilion at Wellington's International Polo Club Palm Beach took the pastel-colored tropical feel of dearly departed Palm Beach fashion maker Lilly Pulitzer yesterday, nearly two years after society's clothier passed on. With a hint of police action, courtesy of CSI: Miami star Omar Miller! We also ran into Emerson Lotzia, who usually reports on football and hoops for WPTV-Channel 5 and ESPN 106.3.  He was with … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — SECOND AIN’T BAD: Miss USA Named Miss Universe 1st Runner-Up!

Paulina Vega of Colombia, your new Miss Universe! (AP photo)

MIAMI – Put away the Vaseline and double-stick tape, the biggest pageant of the year is over and Miss USA Nia Sanchez came in first runner-up to the new Miss Universe, Paulina Vega of Colombia, last night on the Florida International University campus near Doral. Barranquilla babe Vega, 22, wore an absolutely stunning hip-hugging sparkler of a dress. And she answered questions in her interview in Spanish, the only one of the top five to … [Read more...]

THAT’S RICH: Palm Beach Billionaire Jeff Greene Lectures Americans About Living Modestly!

PALM BEACH -- Palm Beach billionaire Jeff Greene, who made his fortune by betting against homeowners in the mortgage and credit crisis, has been mouthing off about the lifestyle that the rest of us enjoy. He thinks it's too much -- even though he owns America's most expensive single-family house! The former U.S. Senate wannabe took advantage of his presence at the Davos World Economic Forum in Switzerland to tell a worldwide audience via … [Read more...]

VIDEO – Hilarious Bad Lip Reading From NFL Bigs

Bad Lip Reading

MIAMI – Ever wonder what your favorite NFL-ers are saying during the game? The comedy team at Bad Lip Reading has your answer as Gossip Extra kicks off Super Bowl Week with a compilation of the best things that a bad lip reader thinks could have been said in the NFL. Are your favorite players really talking about pretty girls and Funyuns on the field? Sure looks like it! We’re disappointed not to see Miami in this year’s compilations, … [Read more...]

GOD BLESS AMERICA! Miss USA Looking Good in Miss Universe Prelims in Miami!

Nia Sanchez, Miss USA, stuns at the Swimsuit Competition at the 63rd Annual Miss Universe Preliminary Show in Florida. (Splash News photo)

MIAMI – Red, White and Blue baby! The Miss Universe competition in Miami features the loveliest beauties from around the world, but for obvious reasons here at Gossip Extra, we’re partial to Miss USA! Nevada model Nia Sanchez, 24, dazzled in the preliminary swimsuit and evening wear competitions yesterday and might just be a force to reckon with. The pageant airs Sunday Jan. 25 on NBC, live from Trump National Doral near Miami. … [Read more...]

LEAKY BREAST IMPLANTS Delay Congressman Alan Grayson’s Bigamy Trial!

Breast implants (FDA photo)

ORLANDO -- Leaky breast implants -- yep, you read right! -- are being blamed for the delay of a trial to determine whether the wife of Central Florida U.S. Congressman Alan Grayson committed bigamy when she married him! It is the latest development in a sordid divorce case that has embroiled the Orlando Democrat since early last year. Grayson says his marriage to Lolita Grayson was never valid because Lolita wasn’t yet divorced from her … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — It’s a Boy For North Palm Beach Golfer Dustin Johnson And Paulina Gretzky!

Paulina Gretzky Peanut Island feature

LOS ANGELES – Oh baby, congratulations! North Palm Beach golfer Dustin Johnson and his fiancée socialite Paulina Gretzky just gave birth to a baby boy. Johnson said the mother and child are doing just fine! The birth was announced through Johnson’s management company: “Paulina and I are happy to announce the arrival of our baby boy, who was born in Los Angeles on Monday morning. Both Paulina and the baby are healthy, resting comfortably, and … [Read more...]

VIDEO — Jupiter Golfer Robert Allenby Reunited With Woman Who Saved Him From “Kidnappers” . . . But She Says His Story Doesn’t Hold Water!

HONOLULU -- The saga of the alleged kidnapping of Jupiter-based PGA Tour golfer Robert Allenby is getting weirder by the day. A homeless woman who helped the happy-go-lucky golfer find his way to his hotel Friday night in Honolulu, Hawaii, says Allenby was arguing with men on a street near the bar where he says he was kidnapped, and he didn't seem to be under attack when she first saw him! And, she said the golfer was bloodied and sat on a … [Read more...]

PHOTO — Not Such a Big Shot: Billy Joel’s Solo Lunch in Delray Beach

Billy Joel

DELRAY BEACH -- Billy Joel has been spending time on Delray Beach's Atlantic Avenue over the past few days, and discrete wannabe paparazzi have noticed. The singer of New York State of Mind and Matter of Trust sold his Miami Beach mansion in 2013 and is said to be looking for something nice in the Palm Beach area. But for now, he is sampling the food in the heart of Delray! He turned up at Tramonti for lunch a couple days ago. And, as … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Amber Rose Lets it All Hang Out on MLK Day!

MIAMI BEACH -- Martin Luther King holiday guests at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach got an eyeful when hip-hop groupie and model Amber Rose decided to have her entourage take photos of her nearly-bare, most famous asset. Rose, 31, Kanye West's ex-squeeze and rapper Wiz Khalifa's estranged wife, has been chillin' at the resort with her reality TV buddy Nikki Mudarris. Missing in the sea of flesh: The little boy she had with Khalifa last … [Read more...]

PHOTOS – Tiger Woods’ New Gap-Toothed Grin Greets Galpal in Italy

Tiger Composite

JUPITER – Tiger Wood’s may have been a bad husband, but he’s trying to be a good boyfriend. The legendary golfer surprised steady girlfriend Lindsey Vonn by showing up at the finish line of her record-breaking World Cup ski run in Italy -- despite a dental booboo. Attaboy, Tiger! But here’s the thing: Until you put a ring on it, you should show up with all of your teeth, all of the time. Tiger’s agent, Mark Steinberg, told ESPN that the … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Stars, Tears for Captive Killer Whale Lolita at Miami Seaquarium

Ex-RHOM star Joanna Krupa is in tears as she talked about Lolita the killer whale yesterday at the Miami Seaquarium protest (Michele Eve/Splash News photo)

KEY BISCAYNE -- Celebrities and more than 400 animal rights activists showed up at the Miami Seaquarium yesterday in Key Biscayne to protest the continued captivity of aging whale Lolita at the animal park. Real Housewives of Miami star Joanna Krupa and former Beverly Hill, 90210 hottie Shannen Doherty were among the speakers. Supermodel Krupa especially became emotional during the protest: Tears streamed down her face as she talked of … [Read more...]

UPDATE — Teen Bonnie and Clyde Arrested in Panama City!

Dalton and Hayes

PANAMA CITY -- The teen Bonnie and Clyde team on a crime spree through Southern states was nabbed overnight in Florida. Of course, Florida. The lovebirds suspected of driving from Kentucky in stolen vehicles while pilfering checks were discovered sleeping in a pickup truck near the beach in Panama City. Kentucky officials said Dalton Hayes, 18, and 13-year-old Cheyenne Phillips, 13, were collared shortly after midnight. The two eluded … [Read more...]