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Is it finally OK to grow hair long as we age?

Is it finally OK to grow hair long as we age?

From PRIME, a special edition of City & Shore Magazine By  Deborah Wilker Cut it or grow it? Leave it long – or chop it off to keep it strong? Among the varying messages aimed at [...]

In profile: Eugene Pettis, ‘ultimate gentleman’

In profile: Eugene Pettis, ‘ultimate gentleman’

From PRIME, a special edition of City & Shore Magazine By Eric Barton Eugene Pettis’ daughters were 13 and 8 when they knocked on the door of a home in northwest Fort Lauderdale. They were just [...]

Quick plastic surgery fixes, from $1K to $5K

Quick plastic surgery fixes, from $1K to $5K

From PRIME, a special edition of City & Shore Magazine By Deborah Wilker If you’ve ever thought about a full-fledged face-lift but then quickly cut short your makeover fantasies, wondering where you would ever get the [...]

ART AFTER DARK GALA DEC 5. FOR MUSEUM OF ART

ART AFTER DARK GALA DEC 5. FOR MUSEUM OF ART

Some 300 guests will gather at the Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale Dec. 5 for Art After Dark, the annual art-themed fundraiser of Beaux Arts Fort Lauderdale. The event will feature docent tours, creative drinks, [...]

Gala salutes Terry Stiles’ decades of service

Gala salutes Terry Stiles’ decades of service

Developer Terry Stiles was honored  Saturday (Nov. 8) for his three decades of service to the Museum of Discovery and Science at the Mercedes-Benz Fort Lauderdale 21st Century MODS Gala. The event, at the museum, featured a [...]

A Q&A with film fest’s membership director

A Q&A with film fest’s membership director

 Back in 1985, when what would become the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival began, the films were unspooled on a 16-mm projector on a pull-down screen at the local library. Four years later, the Broward County [...]

Meet Clara Mamet, Star on the Horizon

Meet Clara Mamet, Star on the Horizon

By Ben Crandell The Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, as you are no doubt aware, opens Friday night with a splashy Broward Center affair attended by a famous face, Jason Alexander. This being the 29th annual [...]

Film fest highlights, recommendations

Film fest highlights, recommendations

  By Ben Crandell Much like Holly Golightly, the indelible Truman Capote character reimagined on this year’s marketing poster (courtesy of local model Sabrina Anderson), the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival is a party girl whose [...]

A Q&A with Film Fest honoree Jason Alexander

A Q&A with Film Fest honoree Jason Alexander

  ONLINE BONUS: Our exclusive interview with Jason Alexander continues from the print and iPad versions of City & Shore Magazine here: City & Shore: You’re coming to the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival with the musical Lucky [...]

Hoffman’s Chocolates finds a sweet spot on Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale

Hoffman’s Chocolates finds a sweet spot on Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale

With the grand opening of a Hoffman’s Chocolate retail store Tuesday night at 920 E. Las Olas, the favorite chocolatier of Palm Beach and Martin counties has now expanded into Broward. “Chocolate makes people happy,” says Jarett Levan, president of [...]