Archive for 'People'

Hard-working Jay Leno is still in driver’s seat

Hard-working Jay Leno is still in driver’s seat

By Elizabeth Rahe City & Shore Magazine Forgive Jay Leno if he’s not up to speed on the Super Bowl. Supercars, now that’s another story. “I had a bunch of car guys in my garage one [...]

Here’s to 15 more years with you

Here’s to 15 more years with you

  We gather here today to thank you – our readers and advertisers – for this 15th anniversary issue. I remember joking with the staff, right after we published our first issue in January 2001, that [...]

Our First Cover: A ‘Total Survivor’ Story

Our First Cover: A ‘Total Survivor’ Story

By Greg Carannante Fittingly for a magazine that has survived for 15 years, the model who graced its first cover has become quite a survivor herself. And the best kind – the kind who makes you [...]

Miami City Ballet leaps into season’s gowns

Miami City Ballet leaps into season’s gowns

Miami City Ballet dancers Lexie Overholt, Ellen Grocki, Jordan-Elizabeth Long and Christina Spigner put on their toe shoes to present some of the season’s most gorgeous evening gowns. Tweet [...]

How to put on your best holiday party yet

How to put on your best holiday party yet

By Deborah Wilker Lunch with top South Florida caterer Joy Wallace doesn’t have to be a fancy affair. A simple rice dish. Fresh turkey wraps. A colorful salad, a splash of ice water. There was, however, [...]

Peter Frampton’s relentless third act

Peter Frampton’s relentless third act

By Deborah Wilker PRIME Magazine It had already been a busy couple of years when Peter Frampton got back on the road last fall for an all-new tour — his first-ever run of acoustic shows. The dates [...]

Gregory von Hausch unreels 30th film fest

Gregory von Hausch unreels 30th film fest

By Elizabeth Rahe For Gregory von Hausch, serving at the helm of the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival for 27 of its 30 fests has been a roller-coaster ride. The annual routine involves screening 1,000 movies [...]

Michael Moore film opens 2015 film festival

Michael Moore film opens 2015 film festival

Editor’s note: Michael Moore has canceled his live appearance at the Hard Rock Live debut of the Fort Lauderdale Film Festival, but he will be doing his post-film Q&A at Hard Rock via Skype. FLIFF President [...]

Bernadette Peters was never, ever going to Woodstock

Bernadette Peters was never, ever going to Woodstock

By Deborah Wilker Into the Woods, yes. Into the real woods? Forget it, Bernadette Peters says of the Woodstock era. “Get me a nice bedroom with a bathroom,” she says. “I am not a camper!” While [...]

Olympian Amanda Beard: New-found wisdom after a hard-fought recovery

Olympian Amanda Beard: New-found wisdom after a hard-fought recovery

By Deborah Wilker What were you doing at age 14? Algebra? The mall? Guitar practice? How about accomplishing your lifelong dream — all before high school really even got under way? For seven-time Olympic swimming medalist [...]