Archive for 'In The City'

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? [...]

Yesterday’s charms restored at The Colony

Yesterday’s charms restored at The Colony

The late Dorothy Draper, one of America’s best known and revered decorators, would have been delighted to see the spirit of her design aesthetic come alive in the $9 million renovation of The Colony, a boutique [...]

The Black Keys at the BB&T Center Dec. 15

The Black Keys at the BB&T Center Dec. 15

Guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney worked their way into fans’ hearts with a primal sound that made the album EL Camino such an essential part of the garage-rock canon. While the band’s hardcore fans [...]

A star of stage, screen and ‘Seinfeld’ returns

A star of stage, screen and ‘Seinfeld’ returns

Jason Alexander, fresh from a Career Lifetime Achievement Award last month at the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, returns Dec. 11-Jan. 11 to direct When You’re In Love, The Whole World Is Jewish, at the Mizner [...]

Eight ways to protect against I.D. theft

Eight ways to protect against I.D. theft

By Robyn A. Friedman Have you been a victim of identity theft? If not, then you’re one of the lucky ones.  Identity theft tops the list of consumer complaints reported to the Federal Trade Commission every [...]

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, [...]