Archive for 'Special Features'

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

‘Older models’ doesn’t mean boring cars

‘Older models’ doesn’t mean boring cars

By Eric Barton Carmakers used to assume a lot of things about older drivers, and having fun wasn’t one of them. So they designed Intracoastal dredging barges on wheels that bobbed over speed bumps like sailboats [...]

The 2015 Mustang GT: Ford’s V8 Time Machine

The 2015 Mustang GT: Ford’s V8 Time Machine

By Eric Barton Ponce de Leon landed in Florida in 1513, possibly looking for magical waters that would stop him from aging. Hernando de Soto copied him two decades later, but neither man ever found the [...]

Your primer to South Florida’s polo season

Your primer to South Florida’s polo season

By Eric Barton There are two ways to spend a Sunday afternoon at a polo match.  The horse lovers, the true followers of the sport, they watch the game. It’s simple-enough to follow, even for newcomers; [...]

How counselors help students find ideal fit

How counselors help students find ideal fit

By Dave Wieczorek High-school counselors live by a motto they hope their college-bound students will also take to heart: “College is a match to be made – not a prize to be won.” “Our ultimate goal [...]

12 gift ideas for him, for her and for either

12 gift ideas for him, for her and for either

You’ll experience 12 days of anticipation, excitement and delight with ideas from our annual gift guide, featuring his and her holiday treats for your significant other. (Or, for yourself). By Valerie Schimel, Andrea Richard and Charlyne [...]

Getting into the best shape of your life, after 50

Getting into the best shape of your life, after 50

From PRIME, a special issue of City & Shore Magazine By Deborah Wilker Can we really be as fit and active at 50, 60 and beyond as we were in younger days? How about even fitter? [...]

Our Critics’ picks of the arts season ahead

Our Critics’ picks of the arts season ahead

Our critics and entertainment writers have been reviewing the upcoming season in the arts and found a choice selection of not-to-be missed shows, venues – and people whose stories make South Florida’s arts scene unique.  ART [...]