Archive for 'Special Features'

New parent trap: Caring for aging loved ones

New parent trap: Caring for aging loved ones

For a growing number of working adults, caring for a parent is a life-altering juggling act that can jeopardize their own health, finances and jobs. But it is possible to balance it all. Here’s how. By [...]

Reversing damage from years of poor eating

Reversing damage from years of poor eating

By Rebecca Cahilly You’ve just celebrated the big 5-0, or 5-1, or 5-5. The candles have been blown out, the cake eaten, and suddenly words that previously went ignored – “coronary heart disease,” “stroke,” “fibromyalgia,” “diabetes,” [...]

Eight Wonders of Medical Science

Eight Wonders of Medical Science

Medical procedures are constantly improving, as existing techniques are refined and new ones emerge. Some are true breakthroughs that can save or extend life. Others improve quality of life or are less invasive and easier to [...]

Tortuga Music Festival coming April 12-13

Tortuga Music Festival coming April 12-13

While promoters haven’t yet said when each musical act will take the stage at the 2nd annual Tortuga Music Festival at Fort Lauderdale Beach Park April 12-13, they can confirm that the show will wrap by [...]

Where everything works the way it should

Where everything works the way it should

Weston, Broward’s western-most suburb, is a clash of cultures that turns out beautifully By Eric Barton You have to understand something about the gas station at the east entrance to Weston. It’s called Panna Cafe Express, [...]

A completely subjective list of six sexy cars

A completely subjective list of six sexy cars

By Dave Wieczorek There are sexy men and sexy women. There are sexy dresses and sexy shoes. Sexy photos and sexy poses. Sexy walks and sexy talk. But sexy cars? Absexlutely. Sexy cars are a mainstay [...]

Does private school make a difference?

Does private school make a difference?

Six graduates extol the virtues of their private-education alma maters  By Dave Wieczorek   Parents make countless decisions regarding their children that can influence their lives into adulthood. Right at the top, and coming as early [...]

A night out in Hollywood, The City Different

A night out in Hollywood, The City Different

In a South Florida that’s been rehabbed and refurbished, Hollywood remains a city where differences are welcome By Eric Barton   Tina Toth at Hollywood Vine has a theory about Hollywood. She shares it while slicing [...]

Polo player Nic Roldan’s quest for perfect 10

Polo player Nic Roldan’s quest for perfect 10

By Elizabeth Rahe Editor’s note: Nic Roldan has been racking up honors, earning the MVP prize March 24 playing with the Casablanca team in the Top Pony 12-Goal Series Tournament at Grand Champions at Palm Beach [...]

Day, and entertaining nights, in Delray Beach

Day, and entertaining nights, in Delray Beach

By Eric Barton Happy hour is almost over at Delray Beach’s Cut 432 when a woman pulls out a chair at the end of the bar. She’s in a red cocktail dress, the low neckline embroidered [...]