Archive for 'People'

A Miami dancer’s unusual path to the top

A Miami dancer’s unusual path to the top

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine Samantha Hope Galler had been a rising star in the ballet world, a talent identified not long after her first recital. She was 9 years old. At the Boston [...]

Meet Rocco Nankervis, our chef of the year

Meet Rocco Nankervis, our chef of the year

By Rebecca Cahilly-Taranto City & Shore Magazine The national Mastro’s Restaurants group sought out some serious local talent to launch its first foray in South Florida, Mastro’s Ocean Club on the Intracoastal Waterway in Fort Lauderdale, [...]

What Dave Barry enjoys most about Florida

What Dave Barry enjoys most about Florida

By Greg Carannante City & Shore Magazine All you need to know about Dave Barry’s South Florida ethos is condensed into the top corner of davebarry.com (I’m assuming booger.com was taken).  There, in the style of [...]

Broward College President Gregory Haile can tell his own education success story

Broward College President Gregory Haile can tell his own education success story

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine  The first thing that struck Gregory Haile as odd on his first day of college was how easy it was to get to class. There were no layers of [...]

Taylor Swift stakes her Reputation Tour on a sexy reincarnation

Taylor Swift stakes her Reputation Tour on a sexy reincarnation

By Greg Carannante City & Shore Magazine  A songwriter receives a shock of inspiration. She picks up a guitar, hits record on her Voice Memo and begins working the transformative magic that turns that creative spark [...]

Monica Puig talks about tennis, life in South Florida and Hurricane Maria relief

Monica Puig talks about tennis, life in South Florida and Hurricane Maria relief

By Thomas Swick City & Shore Magazine Monica Puig stood next to a model. It sprouted in 57 toy stories above a paper waterway, a replica of the Missoni Baia condo soon to rise in the [...]

Miami Dolphins great Dan Marino still calling his plays

Miami Dolphins great Dan Marino still calling his plays

By Greg Carannante City & Shore Magazine Dan Marino made me feel good about being a South Floridian. There, I’ve said it. He was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in 1983, only a few years after [...]

Dr. Andrew Weil True Food Kitchen comes to Boca Raton

Dr. Andrew Weil True Food Kitchen comes to Boca Raton

By Rebecca Cahilly-Taranto City & Shore Magazine  Dr. Andrew Weil is a best-selling author, columnist for Prevention and TIME magazines and frequent talk-show guest. And now, he’s also one of the names behind True Food Kitchen, [...]

Designer adds more affordable rug line

Designer adds more affordable rug line

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore Magazine  Have a wood, laminate, stone or tile floor? It is a design sin to go bare. Rugs should be added to define areas and add an anchor for [...]

Bea Pila shows how to give a room ‘a soul’

Bea Pila shows how to give a room ‘a soul’

By Charlyne Varkonyi Schaub City & Shore Magazine  Bea Pila was attending a business retreat when she finally understood what defines her work as an interior designer. It took only 10 minutes more to define her [...]