Archive for 'Departments'

Seeing Quebec like a native (in summer)

Seeing Quebec like a native (in summer)

By Mark Gauert City & Shore Magazine At the border with Canada, the U.S. Customs officer asked where we were going. “South Florida?’’ he said, under a bright blue sky and 57 chilly degrees. “Why would [...]

The calendar for August 2016, and beyond

The calendar for August 2016, and beyond

August 14  Back 2 School Weekend at Flamingo Gardens, featuring free pony rides from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., special animal encounters, bounce houses, activities and games, as well as craft vendors and music. 9:30 a.m. [...]

Six new ways to update your old kitchen

Six new ways to update your old kitchen

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore Magazine The next time you shop for new appliances you may be baffled by the choices. Both refrigerators and ovens now come with easy-open French doors. Steam ovens are [...]

The Cadillac CTS-V: Undercover Animal

The Cadillac CTS-V: Undercover Animal

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine “Ooh, he’s back,” the barista said from behind the espresso machine. “Who’s back?” the cashier asked, joining her co-worker in peeking out the window. They were gawking at a [...]

Prototype House turns inventions into reality

Prototype House turns inventions into reality

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine Steve Haley was doing the dishes one day back in 2011 when he had a simple idea. Why couldn’t he do household chores and get a workout at the [...]

Hot Property: Sinai Residences of Boca Raton

Hot Property: Sinai Residences of Boca Raton

By Robyn A. Friedman PRIME Magazine Sinai Residences of Boca Raton, a $265 million senior living community on the campus of the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County, has officially opened for business. The continuing [...]

Developers offer new incentives to buyers

Developers offer new incentives to buyers

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine Many experts agree that now is a great time to buy a new home in South Florida. Interest rates are at historic lows, making homes more affordable. In [...]

Tips for building wealth at any age

Tips for building wealth at any age

By Robyn A. Friedman PRIME Magazine For all those baby boomers growing older and wondering whether they’re financially secure enough to retire, we have good news and bad news. The bad news: Many individuals lack retirement [...]

Pooling resources: Florida’s coolest pools

Pooling resources: Florida’s coolest pools

By Patti Roth City & Shore Magazine In a state famous for beautiful beaches, spectacular pools bask in their own share of the spotlight. Loews Portofino Bay at Universal Orlando  Even though an ocean is miles [...]