Archive for 'In The City'

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 motors into South Florida Feb. 20-22 for the Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance. This ninth annual event celebrates the Cadillac and the 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang, and the gala features [...]

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)

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The Norton muses the influences on Picasso

The Norton muses the influences on Picasso

For the ancient Greeks, the nine daughters of Mnemosyne and Zeus – known as the muses – provided inspiration to humankind. Pablo Picasso’s muses often were more down to earth, and included a number of girlfriends [...]

Seeing Florida, as a shopping destination

Seeing Florida, as a shopping destination

By Patti Roth Sometimes an excursion to a posh shopping promenade is a vacation in itself. Strap on your hiking shoes and savor a landscape of fresh fashions, sparkling jewels and plush decor. Breathe air scented by al fresco eateries. [...]

Broward College speaker series announced

Broward College speaker series announced

By Dave Wieczorek What could this group of diverse individuals – Doris Kearns Goodwin, Anthony Robles, Elizabeth Smart, Mark Halperin and Chris Berman – from across the country and the cultural spectrum possibly have in common? [...]