INTRACOASTAL WAR — Palm Beach’s Donald Trump and West Palm’s Ben Carson Neck And Neck in White House Battle!

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WEST PALM BEACH -- Who knew Palm Beach County was so presidential? It wasn't altogether surprising that Palm Beach's Donald Trump soared to the top of the polls with his off-the-cuff rhetoric and widespread name recognition. And now, West Palm Beach's neurosurgeon-turned-GOP-darling Dr. Ben Carson is getting some serious attention. So much attention, indeed, that Carson just tied Trump in an Iowa poll. Yep, the battle for the White … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Girl, Girl, Girl: Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx, Bikini-Clad Wife Chill in South Florida!

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MIAMI BEACH -- Legendary Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx and his much younger third wife tried to stay below the radar yesterday in Miami Beach. Not a chance! Not with Nikki's tattoo-covered body, and not with wife Courtney Bingham sporting a mismatched yet fetching bikini. And definitely not with what could be the Crue's final concert in Miami tomorrow night at the Triple A! Sixx, 56, replaced former Baywatch babe Donna … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Famed Child Therapist Karen Corcoran Socked by IRS For $1 Million in Unpaid Taxes!

BOCA RATON -- There’s good news and bad news for renown South Florida child therapist Karen Corcoran, who runs with her husband Fort Lauderdale’s teen drug rehab program Inspirations for Youth. The good news is she and hubby Christopher Walsh make a lot of money treating troubled youths. The bad news: The IRS wants a huge chunk of it! Internal Revenue Service papers filed in Palm Beach County court this week show the taxing agency claims … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Sheriff’s Deputy Suspended in PBSO Car Death of DUI Suspect!

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WEST PALM BEACH -- Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputy Craig Howard remains suspended with pay since February in connection with the death of a DUI and chase suspect in the back of his squad car, Gossip Extra has learned exclusively. The allegation is that Howard failed to activate his dashboard camera while driving motorist Bill Hall from St. Marys Medical Center to the county jail so that he could be booked. Hall, however, died shortly … [Read more...]

#SCHOOLSINSESSION — Social Media Goes Nuts After Palm Beach County Officials Opt For School Monday!

WIth the overhyping of Erika, is there any wonder some people are feeling slightly cuckoo today (WPBF.com photo)

WEST PALM BEACH -- Thank God the School District of Palm Beach County's social media performance doesn't count in state tests! After Sunday afternoon, it'd look like a D district. Students and parents took aim at the schools' social media specialist after she attempted some levity with the announcement that schools will be open tomorrow despite the overhyped TV dud that was Erika. And if you trust Twitter, there ain't too many kids who … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Boca Raton DUI Attorney Warren Redlich Arrested at DUI Checkpoint!

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CORAL GABLES -- A Boca Raton lawyer known for his coaching on how to avoid DUI arrests once behind the wheel was himself arrested at a DUI checkpoint last week in Coral Gables while trying the technique he has advised millions to use in a book and countless TV shows. Warren Redlich, a civil rights lawyer and the publisher of westbocanews.com, wrote in a story this morning he was un-arrested about three hours after he was cuffed and issued a … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Incident Mars Across-The-Aisle Party For Palm Beach Young Democrats, Republicans!

BOYNTON BEACH -- A joined social event for young Palm Beach County Democrats and Republicans this week in a Boynton Beach bar took a partisan turn when a Republican was kicked out for offering to fight a Democratic lesbian activist "like a man." "You want to be a man, I'll show you what it's like to be a man," Sean P. Jackson, head of the Republican Black Caucus of South Florida, told LGBT activist Carly Cass. "You want to be a man, I'll beat … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Jupiter Island Singer Celine Dion Returns to Vegas Stage by Request of Dying Husband!

Celine Dion, last night at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas (Splash News photo)

LAS VEGAS -- Jupiter Island chanteuse Celine Dion returned to the stage in Las Vegas overnight after a year off to care for her dying husband Rene Angelil. Looking alone on the stage at times despite her full-fledged orchestra, La Dion courageously gave her first concert at Caesars Palace's Colosseum since she started playing nurse for the 73-year-old Angelil, who's also her manager, during his battle against throat cancer. Angelil's … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Rush Limbaugh’s Wife Becoming Palm Beach County Land Baroness!

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WEST PALM BEACH -- Ever so quietly Kathryn Limbaugh, the fourth wife of conservative radio talker Rush Limbaugh, is building quite a land empire for herself since she married the bombastic cigar-chomping Republican apologist in 2010. Like Ms. Pacman gobbling up dots, Mrs. Limbaugh just gobbled up her sixth property in Palm Beach County! The comely blonde now owns four condos in downtown West Palm Beach and two houses in gated developments … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Secret Recordings: PBSO Investigated ex-Firefighter Who Complained of Unfair Treatment From Judge Marni Bryson!

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WEST PALM BEACH -- In what's mushrooming into a political scandal within the administration of Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw, a PBSO investigator discussing open criminal cases on a recorded phone line said he was ordered by superiors to delve into the life of former West Palm Beach Fire Rescue Capt. Rick Curtis, a man whose only crime was to complain that a judge wasn't treating him fairly. Curtis, who now in the private sector, … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — GENTS LOOK GOOD At Men of Style Party!

Stylish men Arvo Katajisto and Richard Gaff with their magazine covers (Mike Jachles Photo c.2015)

PALM BEACH GARDENS -- Stylish men united in dapper duds and flowery florals at Gulfstream Media Group's launch party for their Men of Style issues. Standouts Richard Gaff and Arvo Katajisto were chosen as the cover men of September issues of The Palm Beacher and Jupiter Magazine. You can see more of Gaff and his stylish musings at PalmBeachBowTieGuy and more of Katajisto in Star Trek: The Next Generation. Also featured in the … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Famed Palm Beach Handbag Designer Lana Marks: The IRS Wants to Make me a Bag Lady!!

Famed handbag designer Lana Marks owes the IRS some serious lettuce (lifestyleasia.com)

PALM BEACH -- If you believe the Internal Revenue Service, Palm Beach handbag-designer-to-the-stars Lana Marks and her husband Neville have been shorting Uncle Sam on their income tax returns for the past few years. The IRS today filed a tax lien on the couple's $1 million-condo in Palm Beach for a grand total $360,641 and, yes, 35 cents. Lana sells leather goods on Worth Avenue in Palm Beach and Madison Avenue in New York to the likes of … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — The Civilian Death That PBSO Has Kept Secret: Motorist Died in Back of Squad Car on Way to Jail After Car Chase!

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WEST PALM BEACH -- More than six months after Bill Hall died on the back seat of Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office squad car on his way to the county jail, PBSO officials have yet to tell his family what happened. Hall, 54, was lifeless on the back seat of a deputy's cruiser when it pulled up into the jail at Gun Club Road before dawn Feb. 13, a short time after Hall was medically cleared from the ER at St. Marys Medical Center in West Palm … [Read more...]