Archive for 'In The City'

A wine event seeks to elevate the winemakers

A wine event seeks to elevate the winemakers

By Eric Barton Consider all the celebrity chefs you know. There’s Bobby Flay and Emeril Lagasse and Paula Deen and probably another dozen or more you could admit to knowing – whether you’d like to or [...]

Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin speaks at Broward Center

Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin speaks at Broward Center

By Dave Wieczorek When slipping into the past she loves so much, renowned historian Doris Kearns Goodwin is fond of quoting lines from Emily Dickinson: There is no Frigate like a Book / to take us [...]

Discerning eye turns buying art into art form

Discerning eye turns buying art into art form

By Eric Barton Patricia Hanna wandered her way through Mexico City’s massive Zona Maco art fair in early February having no idea what she might find. She had in her pocket a figurative blank check. She [...]

Architect defends bold vision for Boca Raton

Architect defends bold vision for Boca Raton

By Eric Barton Daniel Libeskind is wearing all black. (Except for his cowboy boots, patterned cow skin faded into a fashionable tan patina). His legs are crossed, and he’s sipping a Coke in the lobby of [...]

Miami lands high-flying Ariana Grande tour

Miami lands high-flying Ariana Grande tour

Boca Raton singer Ariana Grande exploded onto pop charts with monster hits such as Problem, Break Free, Bang Bang and Love You Harder, which not only put her at No. 9 on Billboard magazine’s year-end list [...]

‘Nine Months of Hell’ Now Happiness for Elizabeth Smart, at Broward Center March 25

‘Nine Months of Hell’ Now Happiness for Elizabeth Smart, at Broward Center March 25

By Dave Wieczorek Elizabeth Smart’s words scorch the reader’s mind, the reader’s heart: “I remember so many overwhelming feelings and emotions. Terror that is utterly indescribable, even to this day. Embarrassment and shame so deep, I [...]

Howie Mandel, Mustangs and Caddies highlight ninth Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance

Howie Mandel, Mustangs and Caddies highlight ninth Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance

The world of collector cars motored into South Florida Feb. 20-22 for the Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance. This ninth annual event celebrated the Cadillac and the 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang, and the gala featured [...]

Bloomberg editor Mark Halperin to talk politics Feb. 18 at the Broward Center

Bloomberg editor Mark Halperin to talk politics Feb. 18 at the Broward Center

The 2015 Broward College Speaker Series, co-sponsored by City & Shore Magazine, continues at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 18 at the Broward Center with Mark Halperin, Managing Editor of Bloomberg Politics. Halperin leads Bloomberg’s political and [...]

‘Carmina Burana’ to shake Arsht concert Hall

‘Carmina Burana’ to shake Arsht concert Hall

Certain musical compositions qualify not only as “masterpieces” but also as “spectacles” when performed by the world’s greatest ensembles. Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana, deployed in works of popular culture as diverse as Excalibur and The Simpsons, [...]

14 ways to lead your lover (to romance)

14 ways to lead your lover (to romance)

By Andrea Richard Tweet [...]