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Best is yet to be in PRIME, coming this weekend

Best is yet to be in PRIME, coming this weekend

It’s PRIME time this weekend, with a special issue of City & Shore Magazine devoted to mature readers publishing on Nov. 23. The new issue is full of knowledge and insight, about health, fitness, finances, real estate, travel, inspiring [...]

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, [...]

City & Shore wins state commentary award

City & Shore wins state commentary award

Work in City & Shore Magazine was honored Saturday at the Florida Press Club’s 2014 Excellence in Journalism Gala. First Place in the commentary writing category went to the magazine’s Editor & Publisher, Mark Gauert, for [...]

Glamour gala raises $450,000 for MODS

Glamour gala raises $450,000 for MODS

The champagne was poured, the red carpet rolled out and the annual Mercedes-Benz Fort Lauderdale 21st Century MODS Gala fundraiser on Saturday (Nov. 8) netted $450,000 for the Museum of Discovery and Science. The event, at the [...]

A few words with designer Joseph Fava

A few words with designer Joseph Fava

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub Joseph Fava, a devoted Baltimorean, eventually realized he left his heart in South Florida. He studied marketing at the University of Miami and went home to work at the G. Fava Fruit [...]

What’s better: A movie at home or theater?

What’s better: A movie at home or theater?

By Mark Gauert “A lot of people have stopped going to the theater to watch movies. But what they don’t realize is that it’s just not the same. Movies are meant to be a shared experience.” [...]

The calendars for November and December

The calendars for November and December

November 7  Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale hosts Riverwalk Mutts and Martinis, Fort Lauderdale’s largest outdoor pet-friendly cocktail hour. This Fido-friendly evening includes two drinks, appetizers, live music and entertainment, a canine-themed silent auction and more. A dollar [...]

Where to find furnishings from TV shows

Where to find furnishings from TV shows

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub  You see a chair or accessory on your favorite TV show and have to have it, but where can you buy it? The search can be quite frustrating so we did the [...]

‘Against Football’ talk at Books & Books

‘Against Football’ talk at Books & Books

Steve Almond, essayist, journalist and fiction writer based near Boston, has made an art and a career out of compelling readers to face unsettling truths regarding matters trivial (candy, music journalism) and monumental (you name it, [...]

A grand opening for the World AIDS Museum

A grand opening for the World AIDS Museum

There are plenty of art, historical and science museums. But there is just one AIDS museum in the whole world, and it is here in Wilton Manors. That’s according to its founder, Steve Stagon, who also [...]