Archive for 'In The City'

Decor and decorating for Florida holidays

Decor and decorating for Florida holidays

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore Magazine “The rules are different here,” a 1980s advertising campaign, defines how many of us decorate for the holidays in South Florida. We can go bolder, teetering on the [...]

Meet Lucy, the giant robot at RoboVault

Meet Lucy, the giant robot at RoboVault

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine Picture for a minute what you might buy after retirement, some reward for punching the clock all those years. Maybe, quite possibly, it’s exactly the same thing John Babinec [...]

The 1,000 weddings of Sheryel Aschfort

The 1,000 weddings of Sheryel Aschfort

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine Denise Stormont was on the sidelines of a polo match in Wellington when someone handed her a cell phone. With no warning, no idea who was on the call, [...]

‘Men of Style’ take runway for fun, charity

‘Men of Style’ take runway for fun, charity

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine Twelve South Florida men will strut the runway for charity at The Galleria’s Alpine Jaguar 10th Annual Men of Style Shopping Night, presented by Signature Grand, at 6 p.m. on Dec. [...]

Going cross the line with James Patterson

Going cross the line with James Patterson

By Jane Wollman Rusoff City & Shore Magazine The world’s highest-paid author is, according to Forbes’ annual list, thriller novelist James Patterson. The Madison Avenue adman-turned-suspense scribe holds The New York Times record for the most [...]

Helping veterans find their way back home

Helping veterans find their way back home

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine When Ron Bogner left northern Michigan for the Navy, he was just 17 – so his mom had to sign off on his enlistment forms. He ended up as [...]

Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival

Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival

By Phillip Valys South Florida’s biggest film festival, Nov. 4-20, got glamorous for its 30th anniversary last year, staging parties at Hard Rock Live adding star wattage with Christopher Lloyd and Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo. This [...]

Martin Landau earns film festival’s award

Martin Landau earns film festival’s award

By Greg Carannante City & Shore Magazine When Martin Landau first appears on-screen in the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival’s closing night film, The Red Maple Leaf, it’s like the sun breaking through a slate sky. [...]

Miami City Ballet season begins with Giselle

Miami City Ballet season begins with Giselle

By Greg Carannante City & Shore Magazine It may not be what The Nutcracker is to Christmas, but it’s almost spooky how perfect Miami City Ballet’s Giselle is for Halloween. No, there won’t be any pumpkins [...]

Jaguar’s new F-Pace sets fast pace for SUVs

Jaguar’s new F-Pace sets fast pace for SUVs

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine There we were, heading west on Sunrise, trying to make a right on Federal, in a turn lane backed up to eternity with Friday after-work traffic. We were just [...]