Archive for 'In The City'

South Florida gets on without LeBron James

South Florida gets on without LeBron James

The reign is over, and this is the month we take a deep breath, and move on. Another NBA season is about to tip off, this one without King James in South Florida for the first [...]

Men of Style return to runways for charity

Men of Style return to runways for charity

The 11 prominent South Florida men chosen to strut the runway Dec. 4 at The Galleria’s 8th Annual Men of Style Shopping Night in Fort Lauderdale likely will not quit their day jobs the morning after [...]

Glam Doll Strut against Breast Cancer Oct 18

Glam Doll Strut against Breast Cancer Oct 18

By Robyn A. Friedman Mary Denaro was 30 years old when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. After surgery, her doctor recommended BRCA genetic testing due to her age. But Denaro was between jobs and lacked [...]

Dream a  dream of  seats to hear Susan Boyle

Dream a dream of seats to hear Susan Boyle

The Britain’s Got Talent winner, who has sold more than 19 million albums worldwide, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3 in the Au-Rene Theater at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, For Lauderdale. We [...]

A Q&A with designer Joseph Pubillones

A Q&A with designer Joseph Pubillones

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub Joseph Pubillones, a Cuban-American designer who earned praise for his innovative work in charity show houses – and readers with his column for Creators Syndicate – began by designing home exteriors, not [...]

Critic’s picks: A must-try list at Trader Joe’s

Critic’s picks: A must-try list at Trader Joe’s

  Why join the lines at Trader Joe’s, the California grocery chain known for its upbeat Hawaiian-shirt-wearing staff and tiki-bar décor, opening three (3) new stores here just this month? In our humble estimation, the must-tries [...]

The Lipstick Lounge gets even more Amazing

The Lipstick Lounge gets even more Amazing

  Organizers of the breast cancer-battling event known as the Lipstick Lounge are promising to raise the bar on amazement this year, bringing the hottest cocktails, cosmetics, confections and couture to the Gallery of Amazing Things [...]

Stories that stay with you, long after the credits roll 

Stories that stay with you, long after the credits roll 

Andrei Zinca promotes the Romanian film festival here this month with a simple statement that has the ring of poetry and an Eastern European accent: “We chose a selection of films with stories that follow you [...]

Chicago coming to colour our world Oct. 2

Chicago coming to colour our world Oct. 2

Chicago, the veteran heartland band coming Oct. 2 to Hard Rock Live,is one of America’s most successful and long-lasting classic pop/rock groups. The MOR radio darlings’ ’70s and ’80s litany of hits includes If You Leave [...]

A tour of the new VIP lounge at The Cruzan

A tour of the new VIP lounge at The Cruzan

By Deborah Wilker  There was a time when a blanket on the lawn was about all the creature comfort one could expect from a summer evening at the local amphitheater.  After all, it is all about [...]