Archive for 'On The Shore'

Fort Lauderdale Film Festival reveals poster, schedule and guest of honor

Fort Lauderdale Film Festival reveals poster, schedule and guest of honor

By Elizabeth Rahe Gregory von Hausch, president and CEO of the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, runs into a couple of friends on St. Augustine beach and tells them about a pair of beached whales that [...]

Oh, the places they will go (on vacation)

Oh, the places they will go (on vacation)

If you live in South Florida, chances are your summers include a trip to at least one place where the heat and humidity don’t leave you feeling like you live in a sauna. We asked a [...]

Wakodahatchee on the wild side

Wakodahatchee on the wild side

Hundreds of birds live in the Wakodahatchee Wetlands in Delray Beach, and we walk easy among them. Stately as they are, the swans back in Regent’s Park, London, aren’t quite as amazing as what I see [...]

Another look at HBO’s ‘True Detective’

Another look at HBO’s ‘True Detective’

It was easy to miss True Detective the first time around. HBO premiered the eight-episode series in January, a time of many TV riches and distractions. Even if you caught it then, you may want to [...]

The race to build splashiest ultra-luxe pools

The race to build splashiest ultra-luxe pools

By Robyn A. Friedman Is it extraordinary water delights that fire your desire for ultra-luxury condominium living? Then you’ve come to the right place. As the South Florida market heats up, developers are finding creative ways to [...]

Cool ideas for the planet, and the bottom line

Cool ideas for the planet, and the bottom line

Editor’s note: Sklar Furnishing in Boca Raton has been awarded the 2014 Office Depot Leadership in Greener Purchasing Award – the only small business so recognized in Florida. A story featuring their work, “Cool Ideas for [...]

Wine Country Safari at Boca Museum of Art

Wine Country Safari at Boca Museum of Art

The Twin Palms Center for the Disabled will turn the Boca Raton Museum of Art in Mizner Park into a “Wine Country Safari,” 7-9 p.m. Aug. 30. “Attendees will be fed by Mississippi Sweets, watered by [...]

Wildlife art Broward’s answer to Art Basel?

Wildlife art Broward’s answer to Art Basel?

By David Raterman Nestled between two of America’s most prominent nature regions – the Atlantic Ocean and the Everglades – Broward County is an overpass of humanity. Millions of people work and play here, and countless [...]

Atlantic Hotel & Spa mark 10 years on beach

Atlantic Hotel & Spa mark 10 years on beach

By Rebecca Cahilly  When the Atlantic Hotel & Spa opened in 2004, it was the first new hotel along that stretch of Fort Lauderdale Beach in more than 20 years. In the decade that followed the area [...]

Barbie, Hot Wheels toy with Norton Museum

Barbie, Hot Wheels toy with Norton Museum

  “Wheels & Heels” at the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach Iconic Matchbox and Hot Wheels toys, as well as “teenage doll” Barbie, will be on display through Oct. 26 at the Norton [...]