EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS — Adam Sandler: Big Daddy Treats Family to Fort Lauderdale Lunch!

FORT LAUDERDALE -- With his home in Pacific Palisades, Calif., in the middle of brush fires, funnyman Adam Sandler is spending a couple days with his elderly mom and his wife's family in Fort Lauderdale. On Saturday, Sandler and his thick beard were spotted having lunch with wife Jackie Sandler and the clan on the Intracoastal-side patio at Bokamper's in Fort Lauderdale. The star of The Waterboy and Big Daddy didn't seem to be able to sit … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Ex-Dolphins Owner Sells Moldy Fort Lauderdale House For “Paltry” $6.4 M!

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FORT LAUDERDALE -- The former majority owner of the Miami Dolphins finally unloaded his prime real estate "teardown" on a Fort Lauderdale canal for $6.4 million -- $3.5 million less than what he hoped for! It's another Gossip Extra exclusive: Billionaire H. Wayne Huizenga sold his compound two years after it was first listed for $9.9 million. The buyers: Investors and Miami City Ballet benefactors Henry and Harriet Pownall. According … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Ho Ho Ho! Miley Cyrus Twerking on Santa Claus — Watch Out Sunrise!

LOS ANGELES -- Ooops, she did again: Pop star Miley Cyrus managed to raise more eyebrows when she twerked on Santa Claus on opening night of the multi-artist Jingle Ball tour Friday in Los Angeles. Twerking on Santa? Get ready for more of the same Dec. 20 as Cyrus, Enrique Iglesias, Flo Rida, Avril Lavigne, Jason Derulo, Fifth Harmony and others invade the BB&T Center in Sunrise for this year's Y-100 Jingle Ball. … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — TV Wars: CBS Stations Clobbered in Both South Florida Markets!

While CBS the network delivers some of its best programming in years, its two South Florida affiliates were spanked in the all-important November ratings period, according to audience studies. WFOR-Channel 4 in Miami/Fort Lauderdale and WPEC-Channel 12 in West Palm Beach/Treasure Coast placed third in most of the key time-periods and newscasts among adults 25 to 54 years of age. A historic low: 0.39 percent of Miami/Fort Lauderdale … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — CBS4 Miami Rocked by Internal Investigation Into Work Conditions!

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DORAL -- An internal investigation has been launched at CBS4 after allegations of hostile work environment were made by a producer who suddenly quit and current employees. A handful of producers and reporters have been called into Human Resources over the past two weeks and asked to speak candidly about the inner workings of the newsroom. They also were asked about the leadership styles of several managers, and the reasons for months of … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Richie Incognito’s ex-Girlfriend: Richie’s a Gentleman!

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FORT LAUDERDALE -- Other than a few Miami Dolphins teammates like receiver Mike Wallace, it’s not easy these days to find folks willing to defend the character of suspended guard Richie Incognito. His ex-girlfriend, however, says she has fond memories of Incognito. Missouri miss Madison Yates, 26, recently broke up with Incognito among rumors that Incognito’s gruff and temperamental ways got the best of that relationship. I’m told the … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — WPLG’s Julie Durda: New Husband, New House!

MIRAMAR -- WPLG-Channel 10 weatherbabe Julie Durda's moving on up now that she's re-married. The morning star just upgraded her living quarters in Broward County to a $330,000 crib in the Silver Shores section of Miramar, according to county records. The former San Francisco 49ers cheerleader, whose tight on air outfits make more news than tropical storms, was married last year to TV advertising man David Radliff after a short first … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — The Sopranos’ Frank Vincent: “I’m Not a Gangster!”

FORT LAUDERDALE -- Would you buy jewelry or sell gold to Frank Vincent? The 74-year-old Fort Lauderdale resident, after all, has made a career out of playing mob types, from James Gandolfini's sworn enemy in The Sopranos to tragic Billy Batts in Goodfellas. So when Vincent, Sopranos veteran Vincent Pastore and others opened a jewelry and pawn business called Pawnfellas this week in Fort Lauderdale for a reality series, the question was … [Read more...]

Sopranos Stars Open Their Own Pawn Shop in Fort Lauderdale Beach

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FORT LAUDERDALE -- Pawnfellas is open for business! What's that? Think Goodfellas meets The Sopranos meets Pawn Stars -- in a real, working pawn and jewelry shop! The new Fort Lauderdale Beach business opened last night with a party that lured a couple hundred well-wishers and the celebrities who'll be tending the counter. The store is the brain-child of honest-to-goodness reformed cat burglar and jewel thief Walter T. Shaw, who … [Read more...]

VIDEO — Farrah Abraham: What’s Feminism?

Everybody's favorite Teen-Mom-turned-porn-star-turned-soap-actress Farrah Abraham's been spending quality time in the Fort Lauderdale area lately. Sometimes, it's for a porn convention. She's been here in rehab, too. And when local reporters caught up with her to ask her about feminism, the 22-year-old seemed a tad confused, equating it to lesbianism. Check out the video: … [Read more...]