EXCLUSIVE — Developer Don Soffer’s Palm Beach Gardens Weekend Home Listed For Sale!

Miami developer Don Soffer is selling his Palm Beach Gardens mansion for $15.5 million (Gossip Extra collage)

PALM BEACH GARDENS -- Miami developer Don Soffer, who built the famed Turnberry Isle in Aventura and revived the Fontainebleau Miami Beach, just listed his Palm Beach County weekend home for sale. Price tag: $15.5 million! "Obviously, this house was built by someone whose vocabulary doesn't include the world 'budget'," said listing agent Rob Thomson of Waterfront Property. "It has the best of everything, and then some." Newlywed Soffer, … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — A-Rod Parties with DWTS Champ at Society Function as Retiring Teammate Derek Jeter, Yankees End Dismal Season!


MIAMI -- Suspended New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez was mingling with the pretty people at a Miami society function last night as his team and retiring teammate Derek Jeter were getting schooled by archrivals Boston Red Sox! Rodriguez made it to the yearly black tie gala of Alfalit International, a literacy non-profit active in 24 countries, at the Intercontinental Miami. The 39-year-old Rodriguez, who's at the tail end of a … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Miami Lawyer to Justin Bieber: Gimme Your Social Media Passwords!


MIAMI -- The Miami area lawyer who's suing troubled pop star Justin Bieber on behalf of a local photographer wants the singer to cough up the login and password information of all of his social media accounts. It's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: According to a motion filed by attorney Mark DiCowden, he wants to explore one full year of entries in all of Bieber's social media, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, XboxLive, Foursquare, … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Matt Damon, South Florida Contingent Arrive in Venice For George Clooney’s Wedding!

Matt Damon arrives in Venice for his pal George Clooney's wedding, and walks past a fan in a wedding dress (Splash News photo)

VENICE, Italy -- Matt Damon and wife Luciana Barroso are South Florida's representatives at Monument Men actor George Clooney's wedding in Venice this weekend. Of course, Gossip Extra's the only South Florida media organization with the photos, so keep checking back with us! Damon, who owns a $20 million-mansion on North Bay Road in Miami Beach, and his wife, a former hostess in Miami and Fort Lauderdale nightclubs, just materialized at … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Dwyane Wade Gets Nephew’s Custody!

MIAMI -- It's getting crowded in Miami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade's life. Wade officially gained the custody of his 12-year-old nephew this week, according to Miami-Dade County records. It's yet another Gossip Extra scoop: Father of three Wade, 32, was granted a petition for "concurrent custody by extended family" by Judge Barbara Areces, county records show. In a nutshell: Newlywed Wade and wife Gabrielle Union will be raising … [Read more...]

MUGSHOT — Miami Woman is America’s New Hot Jailbird!

ATLANTA -- Move over Jeremy Meeks! There's a new contender for "world's sexiest mug shot," and she is one of ours. Miami model Angela Mary Coates, 22, was arrested recently near Atlanta and charged with disorderly conduct. And within hours, her mugshot went viral -- with thousands of fans offering to pay for her $360-bail. The 5-foot-7, 140-pound beauty did post her own bail, but even at her lowest, the raven-haired beauty became a … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Gameday: Same Old Story as Miami Dolphins Fold at Home Against KC Chiefs!

Dolphins at home against the Kansas City Chiefs (Mike Jachles photo)

MIAMI GARDENS -- The Miami Dolphins fell hard at home to the then-winless Kansas City Chiefs yesterday at Sun Life Stadium. And despite missing a slew of offensive weapons, the Chiefs scored 34 on a Dolphins defense that was supposed to be Miami's saving grace. Three games into the season, QB Ryan Tannehill is starting to look like yet another lackluster Fins QB, and coach Joe Philbin's job may be in jeopardy already. But don't let that … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Lawsuit: RHOM’s Dr. Leonard Hochstein Sells Free Botox Samples to Patients!

Lisa and Leonard Hochstein

MIAMI -- High-profile plastic surgeon Dr. Leonard Hochstein, the husband of The Real Housewives of Miami star Lisa Hochstein, got slapped with a whistleblower lawsuit brought this week in a Miami court by two former staffers. They claim he sells free samples of Botox to maximize his income! Former physician’s assistant Graciela Chevez and office manager Francine Rodriguez claim they were fired after questioning Hochstein’s use of free … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Miami Heat Chris Bosh to Bank of America: I Need a Second Mortgage for $12 MILLION!

Miami Heat center Chris Bosh, getting richer!

MIAMI BEACH -- Miami Heat star Chris Bosh, who also turned into a tie designer in the off-season, just obtained a second mortgage on his Miami Beach home, Gossip Extra has learned. This one, from Bank of America, is for $12 million, according to Miami-Dade County records. Since his first mortgage was $7.1 million, Bosh now owes a total $19.1 MILLION! By the way, Bosh's crib at 6396 North Bay Road is valued by the county's property … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Seductive Burglars Leave Trail of Stolen Rolexes, Broken Hearts!


FORT LAUDERDALE -- Older gentlemen who had their Rolexes or bank cards stolen by hotties picked up in upscale South Florida Blue Martini nightclubs recently should get a hold of Broward Sheriff's detectives! Law enforcement officials believe two women arrested in late August in South Florida left a trail of ripped off guys all the way up to New York City -- and at least three victims in the Miami/Fort Lauderdale area. Oh yeah: Victims who … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Where in The World is WFOR Star Reporter Michele Gillen?

Jim DeFede and Michele Gillen

MIAMI -- WFOR-Channel 4 investigative reporter Michele Gillen has not been seen in the CBS affiliate's newsroom in two months, and no one at the station is commenting on her whereabouts. But insiders are telling me Gillen, who's at WFOR for nearly 20 years, walked out after a nasty, public tongue-lashing about her work from colleague Jim DeFede in mid-July -- and she hasn't been at work since. "Apparently, nobody can get a hold of her," … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — WSVN Eyeing Sports Reporter Donovan Campbell to Replace Louis Aguirre on Deco Drive!

MIAMI -- WSVN-Channel 7 honchos are looking in-house to find a replacement for Louis Aguirre on the station’s daily gossip show Deco Drive. Aguirre was paired up with Lynn Martinez on the Fox affiliate's DD for years but recently moved on to CBS’ national tabloid show The Insider. Now, one serious candidate for Aguirre’s old gig is Donovan Campbell. The 30-something Florida International grad had one week to convince his bosses that he’s … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Not-so-Desperate Eva Longoria Rocks Bikini in South Florida!

Eva Longoria, this weekend in Miami Beach (Splash News photo)

MIAMI BEACH -- Eva Longoria materializes in South Florida a few times a year, but never until this weekend had we seen her in a bikini. The Desperate Housewives star, 39, dropped most of her clothes poolside in Miami Beach, where she's resting after the limited release of her and Ed Harris' border town drama Frontera. Longoria is with BF Pepe Baston, the Mexican media conglomerate executive she hooked up with after her torrid-but-brief … [Read more...]