EXCLUSIVE — PBSO Deputy Arrested in Tussle with Ireland Equestrian Has Criminal History!

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WELLINGTON -- Jason Tucciarone, the Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputy arrested late Monday night after a fight in a Wellington bar with probable Olympic equestrian Darragh Kenny, is working for PBSO despite a spotty criminal history. It's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: Tucciarone was accused of trying to run over a police officer with his car four years before he became a sheriff's deputy! This week, Tucciarone, 41, was charged with … [Read more...]

PHOTOS – Boca Raton Rocker Marilyn Manson, Dad Pose in Matching Make-Up, Leather!

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BOCA RATON – You may know shock-rocker Marilyn Manson, aka Brian Warner from Boca Raton, but do you know his dad? Now's your chance to get to know a softer side of 46-year-old Manson through his dad, Hugh Warner. Both were artfully photographed by Terry Richardson for the March issue of Paper magazine, and the result is great. For the photo shoot, Hugh Warner, who recently moved to L.A. to be closer to Manson, donned his son’s … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS – Off-Duty PBSO Deputy Nabbed in Fight With Champion Wellington Equestrian!

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WELLINGTON – An off-duty Palm Beach County Sheriff’s deputy was arrested overnight after a heated argument with a well-known Winter Equestrian Festival champion turned violent. Deputy Jason Tucciarone, 41, was charged with two counts of battery and placed on administrative leave after he posted a $3,000-bond. According to the arrest affidavit, it all started last night at around 10:30 p.m. at The Grille on South Shore Boulevard in … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Ex-Airline Boss Suspected in Corruption Scheme Nailed by IRS!

BOCA RATON -- Former airline exec Scot Spencer, a Boca Raton resident who's up on corruption charges in California, has just been ordered to pay extra taxes, according to public records. Spencer, who once owned the defunct Braniff International Airways, apparently failed to pay enough income taxes from 2005 to 2012. So the IRS just placed a lien on his Boca Pointe home until he turns up with $598,179.37. We couldn't reach Spencer, but … [Read more...]

BUSINESS — Ex-Journo Launches Crisis Management Outfit in West Palm Beach

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WEST PALM BEACH – If you’re in deep doo-doo -- say, gossip websites are hounding you mercilessly -- Brad Goldstein's there dig you out. As the quarter million faithful Gossip Extra readers know, we like to showcase former reporters who turn their back on corporations and strike out on their own. And Goldstein's one of us. A respected former Tampa Bay Times reporter whose articles on gaming corruption gave Seminole Tribe leaders a … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Tommy Lee Jones Throws a Fit Over Wellington Ranch Listing . . . Pulls it Off The Market!

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WELLINGTON -- Oscar winner Tommy Lee Jones is less successful at unloading real estate than at chasing wayward aliens. The Men in Black star just pulled off the market his sprawling polo ranch in Wellington -- just days after it was listed. Why? From what I hear, one of his staffers took it upon himself to list the ranch without the surly actor's permission. Obviously, that's a no-no! It's yet another Gossip Extra exclusive: … [Read more...]

PHOTO – Billy Joel: Scene in an Italian Restaurant

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LANTANA – Manalapan resident rocker Billy Joel is on a gourmet tour of the area. He was spotted dining with two ladies last night at Paesano Ristorante-Bar in Lantana. Remember Scenes From an Italian Restaurant: A bottle of white, a bottle of red . . . This time, the star wasn’t solo, as he was when we saw him eating alone in Delray Beach last month. Spywitnesses at Paesano tell us that instead of opting for one of the private … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — A Tale of Two William Shatners: Inside Captain Jerk’s Boozy Palm Beach Party!

PALM BEACH – Star Trek’s William Shatner was taking a beating on social media during the swanky Red Cross Ball at Mar-a-Lago Saturday night, but chances are the critics couldn't hurt him much. Shatner, who's starting to look like a Leprechaun, was described by a spywitness at the shindig as "pretty blasted" while another said Shatner couldn't have been more of a gentleman. Go figure! The actor and Priceline.com pitchman chose to attend … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Drunk-Driving Judge Cynthia Imperato Fined $5,000, Suspended Without Pay!

FORT LAUDERDALE -- Cynthia Imperato, a Broward County Circuit Court judge arrested for DUI last year, now knows her punishment from the legal community. The Florida Judicial Qualification Commission, which disciplines judges, has recommended a $5,000-fine, a 20-day suspension without pay, alcohol treatment and a public reprimand to punish Imperato for her 2013 arrest in Boca Raton, according to papers obtained by Gossip Extra. The … [Read more...]

VIDEO – Happy Ending in Boca Raton for Under-The-Covers Cop!

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BOCA RATON – It wasn’t such a happy ending for the cop who got nabbed in a prostitution sting after getting a happy ending in a Boca Raton massage parlor! And, you guessed it, the whole thing was caught on surveillance video! Coconut Creek police officer James Yacobellis was fired for what you see, and what you don’t see, in the just-released video below. In June, Boca Raton police conducted a sting operation on O Asian Wellness Spa … [Read more...]

TRANSPORTER DOWN: William Shatner Blows off Leonard Nimoy Funeral For Palm Beach’s Red Cross Ball

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PALM BEACH – Star Trek's William Shatner has taken to social media to explain why he will be doing “charity work” at Mar-A-Lago's Red Cross Ball tonight instead of heading back to LA for long-time co-star Leonard Nimoy’s funeral Sunday. Dude, do whatever you want: Grieving is personal! But don't make it sound like donning a monkey suit for a fancy Mar-A-Lago shindig is charity work, like digging wells in, say, Liberia. Shatner … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Ocean Drive Founder Jerry Powers Feted on Palm Beach’s Worth Avenue For His Art

PALM BEACH -- Consummate Miami Beacher Jerry Powers, who's best know for founding the slick Ocean Drive magazine in the 1980s, lured a heavy society crowd into Arcature Fine Art gallery last night in Palm Beach with an array of his paintings. Powers, 67, was once a lowly assistant to Andy Warhol and, briefly, Salvador Dali. Now, he does what he calls "neo-pop expressionalism," and he caused a buzz recently with reproductions of mug … [Read more...]

BEAM ME UP, SCOTTY: Leonard Nimoy Dead at 83 . . . Lived Long and Prospered as Spock

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LOS ANGELES – Beloved actor Leonard Nimoy, best known as Spock on Star Trek, died this morning at home in the Bel Air neighborhood of Tinseltown. He was 83. Susan Bay Nimoy, his wife, said his death was due to late stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Nimoy’s Star Trek character, Spock, captured the imagination of the world through his Vulcan absolutely logical thinking and half-human sensibilities popularized in the catch phrase … [Read more...]