The Miami Herald
Jury to soon deliberate in South Florida missing body murder case
Twenty years after Lynne Friend vanished mysteriously in South Florida, a jury will decide whether her ex-husband is to blame.
Bombshell Blindsides Prosecutors In Clifford Friend Murder Trial
A bombshell by attorneys representing a Lighthouse Point man accused of murdering his ex-wife and dumping her body in the ocean blindsided prosecutors Tuesday afternoon.
The Miami Herald
Witness tells jury about dumping murdered South Florida woman's body off boat in 1994
Twenty years ago, Alan Gold and Cliff Friend were pals, co-owners of a speedy 30-foot Chaparral boat, model-name "Villain."
Opening Statements In Trial Of Man Accused In Ex-Wife's Murder,
Opening statements got underway Monday in the trial of a Lighthouse Point man charged in his ex-wife's death and disappearance nearly two decades ago.
Marathon punts for now in considering outside finance department
A decision on whether to bring the city of Marathon's Finance Department in-house won't be made until at least October.
Inspectors hit restaurant 7 times this year; Order CJ's closed
The note on the door says closed for renovations and repair, but an orange sticker placed on the same door says the place was ordered shut to protect the health and safety of the public.
Longboat Key-Lighthouse Point sees sand surplus
As the town prepares to formulate a plan to restore sand to a 3,000-square-foot area of lost beach from L'Ambiance north to the beach behind Longboat Towers at a cost of approximately $4 million, Lighthouse Point resident John Saputo has one question: Saputo, whose community of single-family homes is on the south tip of the Key, and his neighbors ... (more)