Archive for 'In The City'

Setting a family pasta dinner, for 900 guests

Setting a family pasta dinner, for 900 guests

  Andy Cagnetta raises big bucks for a soup kitchen, simply by serving up plates of pasta By Eric Barton Thirteen years ago, Andy Cagnetta had this pretty simple idea. He would throw a pasta dinner, [...]

A Peerless childhood memory, fully restored

A Peerless childhood memory, fully restored

By Eric Barton When Dan Johnson was a kid, he would always hear stories about his great-uncle’s car. It was a Peerless, a little-known brand that was once the Rolls-Royce of America. It sat seven, and [...]

Grit, gratitude keep Ben Vereen on his toes

Grit, gratitude keep Ben Vereen on his toes

By Deborah Wilker City & Shore Magazine Ben Vereen, the sublime song-and-dance man and award-winning actor, doesn’t kick quite as high as he once did, but he still hits the high notes. As passionate about entertaining [...]

A primer for smarter insurance coverage

A primer for smarter insurance coverage

By Robyn A. Friedman Planning to pick up a new boat at the Miami Yacht & Brokerage Show next month? Perhaps you just purchased a painting or sculpture at Art Basel? Then it’s time for a [...]

Van Gogh, Degas on loan at Norton Museum

Van Gogh, Degas on loan at Norton Museum

Frenchman Edgar Degas and Dutchman Vincent van Gogh stand near the summit of the art world’s Mount Olympus. A well-known painting by each artist currently hangs in the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach. [...]

Mo Rocca speaks at Broward College series

Mo Rocca speaks at Broward College series

By Dave Wieczorek City & Shore Magazine One might say Mo Rocca was blessed with multiple personalities, and if you haven’t met one of them over the past few years you haven’t been watching television or [...]

Words with Palm Beach chef Clay Conley

Words with Palm Beach chef Clay Conley

By Elyse Ranart Clay Conley says love, luck and loyalty are the keys to his success as chef of Palm Beach’s much loved — and critically acclaimed — būccan and Imoto restaurants on Palm Beach. With [...]

Florida: Where the Maserati name was made

Florida: Where the Maserati name was made

By Eric Barton Before getting to the new Maserati dealership in southwest Broward, maybe it’s worth looking back at the car’s history in Florida. Maseratis have never been made here, but, undoubtedly, their name was made [...]

Mazda MX-5: Good things in a small package

Mazda MX-5: Good things in a small package

  The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata trades cute for fun By Eric Barton There’s a friend of a friend who has a big idea. He and his wife are just about to trade their home for [...]

Six tips for dealing with a financial windfall

Six tips for dealing with a financial windfall

By Robyn A. Friedman Did you win the lottery? Inherit some money? Perhaps you’re expecting a significant bonus at the end of the year? No matter how you come into sudden wealth, it’s essential to adequately [...]