Archive for 'In The City'

Sea Ranch Lakes celebrates 60th anniversary

Sea Ranch Lakes celebrates 60th anniversary

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine You’ve probably driven by it many times and assumed it was just another neighborhood in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea. Well, the 600 residents of tiny Sea Ranch Lakes — all 0.2 [...]

Designers turn trash into charity treasures

Designers turn trash into charity treasures

By Patti Roth City & Shore Magazine Are there treasures in trash? That’s the question buried in an assignment for South Florida designers and artisans participating in Red Shield ReDesign Bash for The Salvation Army. Participants [...]

Gridiron Grill-Off dishes out food, wine, music

Gridiron Grill-Off dishes out food, wine, music

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine South Florida foodies will soon be able to enjoy delicious offerings from some of South Florida’s top chefs, along with fine wines, craft beers, specialty cocktails and live [...]

United Way of Broward celebrates 80 years

United Way of Broward celebrates 80 years

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine United Way of Broward County will celebrate 80 years of positive effects on Broward County at its annual Mayors’ Gala on Saturday, Oct. 19. The evening will include [...]

New app aims to to make history real

New app aims to to make history real

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine  It’s not hard for Patricia Zeiler to picture pioneer Florida, back when civilization barely clung along waterways. Her office at the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society is on a campus [...]

Dania Pointe aims to be a destination for all

Dania Pointe aims to be a destination for all

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine If you’ve lived in South Florida long enough, no doubt you remember that rickety wooden rollercoaster just east of Interstate 95 in Dania Beach. Halfway to Miami. Nearly to [...]

What it’s like to adopt a child or two – or four

What it’s like to adopt a child or two – or four

By Mark Gauert City & Shore Magazine For anyone who’s ever wondered what it would be like to adopt a child, 40-year-old Chris and 35-year-old Nicole Rodriguez have more than a few stories to tell. The [...]

Six ways to save for a rainy day (literally)

Six ways to save for a rainy day (literally)

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine It’s officially hurricane season, and researchers from Colorado State University’s Tropical Meteorology Project are predicting a slightly above-average season, with 14 named storms expected this year.  That means [...]

Mom’s the word: A mother’s day gift guide

Mom’s the word: A mother’s day gift guide

  By Patti Roth Even if she prefers nothing more than spending time with you, we’re reserving the right to overrule Mom this Mother’s Day and do something indulgent – maybe even extravagant – for her. [...]

Are safe deposit boxes best for valuables?

Are safe deposit boxes best for valuables?

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine A safe-deposit box is a convenient, safe and affordable way to store valuables such as jewelry, collectibles, stocks and bonds. But it’s not the correct choice for every [...]