| Feb 6, 2013
| 3:07 PM
Margaritaville, the long-anticipated resort expected to revive tourism along Hollywood's beach, is still on track, says the developer.
Lon Tabatchnick gave commissioners a brief update Wednesday on his $138 million project, promising to meet the city'...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 1:06 PM
The king of all guitar-strumming pirate party boys, Jimmy Buffett, will return to Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach on Saturday, July 13, concert promoters announced Wednesday.
The show is part of Buffett’s “Songs From St....
| Jan 16, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Puffing dabs. No mawltards spilling schwill on me. No Alaska bathroom lines. And puffing dabs. #couchtour positives. — @walker_albert, Dec. 28, 2012.
It's a weekday night in the suburbs. The kids are in bed, and you're wide awake. What to do?...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 11:55 AM
1.) Cherish: The Association
2.) Rave on: Buddy Holly
3.) Travelin' man: Ricky Nelson
4.) Bad bad Leroy Brown: Jim Croche
5.) Last mango in Paris: Jimmy Buffett
1.) David Cassidy - I woke up in Love this Morning
| Oct 27, 2012
And you thought it was always Parrot Head time in Key West.
Since Jimmy Buffett first warbled about putting booze in his blender in the 1970s, Key West has continued to reap the PR benefits as the notion of margaritas on Duval Street has been transformed...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Jimmy Buffett and Phish were confirmed Thursday to headline concerts in a newly expanded Charter One Pavilion on Northerly Island.
The facility, on the site of the former Meigs Field, will add 22,000 lawn seats and 600 fixed seats, for total capacity of...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Northerly Island will host as many as eight 30,000-capacity concerts a summer in addition to a full slate of smaller shows, promoters Live Nation and the Chicago Park District will announce Monday.
The first major concert will be Jimmy Buffett on June...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Pompano Beach is gearing up to welcome the newest asset in its tourism marketing arsenal — the 219-room Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Oceanfront scheduled to open July 1.
The oceanfront resort is the first hotel to break ground in Pompano...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:22 PM
We're turning-up the music with this week's Does It Work product. It's called the Rock-It 3.0. Our tester, attorney Norman Douglas, had some questions about the device.
"It was a wild claim. You stick it to anything and it amplifies the sound of your...
| Sep 1, 2012
No man is an island — and, obviously, the same applies to riverside watering holes.
It had been two years since I had ventured out to Wekiva Island, the utterly laid-back local bar tucked along the Wekiva River in Longwood. At that time, the...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Roots rock aficionado Dave Alvin remembers Johnny Otis, the bandleader, songwriter, producer and disc jockey who died Jan. 17 at age 90. Johnny Otis "was as important as Sam Phillips or Leonard Chess in discovering new talent," Alvin writes....
| Feb 4, 2012
| 9:43 PM
It was Groundhog Day this past week, which means it was time for Jimmy Buffett to emerge, see his shadow and hit the road for another chorus of the Margaritaville songbook. Like Bill Murray’s character in the Groundhog Day movie, Buffett exists in...