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City & Shore wins four state, national awards

City & Shore wins four state, national awards

Work in City & Shore Magazine was honored with four state and national journalism awards this week, in profile writing, commentary/criticism and special interest publication categories, from the South Florida chapter of the Society of Professional [...]

Howie Mandel to perform at Boca Concours

Howie Mandel to perform at Boca Concours

America’s Got Talent judge Howie Mandel will be the featured performer at the 9th annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance Gala Dinner & Show, a black-tie optional benefit for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County [...]

Get social Aug. 12 with winning American wines

Get social Aug. 12 with winning American wines

The good news about the American Fine Wine Competition is that it brings several hundred of the country’s best wines to South Florida. The bad news is that it’s only once a year. Luckily you can [...]

Jazz singer Jackie Ryan opens concert series

Jazz singer Jackie Ryan opens concert series

 Vocalist Jackie Ryan will open the Venetian Arts Society’s Up Close and Personal fall concert season with “An Evening of Jazz Standards and Spanish Romances,”7:30 p.m. Oct. 23 in the Horvitz Auditorium at the NSU  Museum of Art | [...]

When traveling with young children, don’t forget to take the essentails – or to duck

When traveling with young children, don’t forget to take the essentails – or to duck

By Mark Gauert I am a passenger in need of special assistance. I have tickets. Two forms of photo I.D. And two carry-ons, ages 5 and 2. They board me right after the passengers in wheelchairs. [...]

New Waterstone Resort & Marina offers waterfront Boca Raton Experience

New Waterstone Resort & Marina offers waterfront Boca Raton Experience

By Robyn A. Friedman The 11-story Waterstone Resort & Marina, a Doubletree by Hilton hotel, has officially opened, replacing the old Boca Raton Bridge Hotel at 999 E. Camino Real. The 139-room resort overlooks Lake Boca [...]

Riva rising on the banks of the Middle River

Riva rising on the banks of the Middle River

By Robyn A. Friedman Premier Developers, a Fort Lauderdale real estate developer, recently held a gala “Celebration on the River” cocktail reception to mark the firm’s 100-year anniversary (photos, on.fb.me/S9mPRL). The event was held at the [...]

A summer stop along the Silverado Trail

A summer stop along the Silverado Trail

By Mark Gauert It’s one thing to sit and watch judges swirl, smell, sip and expound on (and on) about the minerality, rounded fruit or long finishes of the wines entered each year at the American [...]

‘Caribbean: Crossroads of the world’ in Miami

‘Caribbean: Crossroads of the world’ in Miami

White beaches and still blue waters portray an image of the Caribbean as paradise found. Yet slave ships, the post-Columbian devastation of native populations, and the annual ravages of hurricanes betray a troubled history. Wrote Nobel [...]

The Calendar for July, August and beyond

The Calendar for July, August and beyond

July 19-20  Wet-n-Wild Weekend, with bounce houses, waterslides, water games and fun activities. 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Flamingo Gardens, 3750 S. Flamingo Road, Davie. Since it’s a half-price weekend, admission is $9 for ages [...]