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Yes, there’s still time to look fit this summer

Yes, there’s still time to look fit this summer

By Deborah Wilker City & Shore Magazine While bathing-suit season lasts year round in South Florida, summertime – when we have the beaches almost all to ourselves again – is a time to reassess. Are we [...]

Taking time to get to know Tallahassee

Taking time to get to know Tallahassee

By Mark Gauert We never go to Tallahassee for fun. When we go to Tallahassee – once before the fall semester, once after the spring – we go to take our son to or from Florida [...]

‘Star-crossed lovers’ Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal back together again in ‘Love Letters’

‘Star-crossed lovers’ Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal back together again in ‘Love Letters’

By Deborah Wilker City & Shore Magazine It’s been 45 years since Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal became pop-culture icons, portraying the tragic lovers Jenny and Oliver in the 1970 film classic Love Story. The movie [...]

Second home dream designs turn into reality

Second home dream designs turn into reality

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub What is your fantasy for a second home, maybe a summer place? Would it be luxurious yet minimal like the Delano hotel in South Beach or the W in Fort Lauderdale? Would [...]

Can old Hollywood beach survive the new?

Can old Hollywood beach survive the new?

By Eric Barton There’s a gray storm cloud dead-center in the sky when Patrick Farnault walks out of the restaurant he owns on Hollywood Beach. The cloud looks like it doesn’t belong, like a foul brush [...]

Sweet Summer dining deals in South Florida

Sweet Summer dining deals in South Florida

By Rebecca Cahilly Summer certainly tastes sweeter for locals, who can have their pick when it comes to dining out. Gone are the crowds and long waits – replaced with creative summer-tasting menus, happy hour specials [...]

Matthew McConaughey has only one regret – and it happened one summer back in Florida

Matthew McConaughey has only one regret – and it happened one summer back in Florida

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine Can you think back to a moment that defined you? Made you the way you are? More than the university you picked or the first job you accepted. A [...]

Meet Frank Stronach, the man behind Gulfstream: ‘This was my big gamble’

Meet Frank Stronach, the man behind Gulfstream: ‘This was my big gamble’

By Eric Barton Aman in a graphite suit and hair the color of white gold walks through the front door, and there’s a distinct feeling that something important has just occurred. The manager, who was once [...]

The unexpected dining charms of Hallandale Beach

The unexpected dining charms of Hallandale Beach

By Rebecca Cahilly First-time dining visitors might find Hallandale Beach more thoroughfare than destination. There are no café-lined pedestrian streets. No lauded hot spots. No foodie buzz. Yet Hallandale is a complex and multifaceted city that [...]

Six new, innovative medical treatments

Six new, innovative medical treatments

Medical research continues to make strides in amazing ways that extend life and improve its quality. Some of today’s treatments and procedures seem nothing short of miraculous. Here are a few of the remarkable things that [...]