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City & Shore Magazine’s Powers for Good 2014

City & Shore Magazine’s Powers for Good 2014

By Robyn A. Friedman and Deborah Wilker The people who shape a community are not always the most famous or the best known. Allow us to introduce nine here who make a difference every day. Some [...]

Hybrid automobiles that deliver green luxury

Hybrid automobiles that deliver green luxury

The first hybrids and electric cars were the sweatpants of vehicles. Sure, they did the job, but you didn’t really want your friends to see you in them. Now there’s an entirely new crop of hybrids, [...]

International students coming to change their world, and, in time, the world of others

International students coming to change their world, and, in time, the world of others

They’re coming to America – and South Florida specifically – for reasons as diverse as the geography, culture and politics of their native countries. They’re coming with a desire to make a better – and often [...]

Summer fashion travels light, close to home

Summer fashion travels light, close to home

Photographer, David Benoliel Art Director, Elyse Ranart                                               Tweet [...]

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 [...]