DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., April 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “Felonious Florida,” the highly-anticipated podcast produced by the South Florida Sun Sentinel and presented by Wondery, premiered at No. 1 for its first week on Apple Podcast chart nationwide. The true crime miniseries, which remains at the top of the podcast chart, releases its third episode today.

The series, which explores the dark side of the Sunshine State, has already received nearly half a million listens. Fans are calling the series “riveting.”

“I really like the way Wondery does their stories,” said one listener’s review. “Dirty John, The Vanished, Sword and Scale; and now Felonious Florida, the best of them all.”

“True crime fans know Florida is a special place. This is a great new series,” praised another review.

Veteran Sun Sentinel reporters Lisa Arthur and Juan Ortega take listeners inside two of South Florida’s most horrific crimes; the notorious Casey’s Nickelodeon Murders and the unsolved Boca Raton kidnapping of a mother and daughter that has haunted police for years.

“Felonious Florida” is produced by the Sun Sentinel in association with Wondery. New episodes are available each week on,, Apple iTunes and other listening platforms.

About Sun Sentinel
Sun Sentinel Media Group, owned by tronc, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRNC), is a South Florida media company that reaches an audience of more than 1.4 million people across multiple platforms. As the dominant voice in the community, Sun Sentinel Media Group interacts with South Florida through award-winning print and digital products, an array of niche products and customized marketing solutions. 

In addition to its flagship South Florida Sun Sentinel daily newspaper, the Company publishes the leading weekly, Spanish-language newspaper, El Sentinel, and its companion website, Sun Sentinel Media Group also is the largest publisher of community newspapers in Florida through its South Florida Community News Group and produces the largest Jewish newspaper in the United States, the Jewish Journal

Other products include the award-winning entertainment website, the glossy lifestyle magazine City & Shore and the community’s go-to resource for families, South Florida Parenting.

About Wondery
Wondery, a network of storytellers, creates and curates immersive podcasts in the entertainment, true crime, audio drama, personal growth, business and home & family verticals. For more information, visit

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