| Mar 9, 2013
Long lines and tiny cups haven't kept beer drinkers from packing into parks, rain or shine, for tasting festivals. So the organizers of Miami's largest craft-beer party have developed a spring counterpart for October's Grovetoberfest.
Like its older...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Cali Hobgood barely knows what time zone she's in.
She lives in Illinois, but she has spent the past two weeks driving from Naples to Southern California and then to Winter Park. She's exhibiting in this weekend's Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival,...
| Mar 16, 2013
Just days ago, Tony Kapel and Maitejosune Urrechaga checked out the test pressings of their first album on vinyl. The husband-wife duo perform dissonant noise-pop at local venues as Pocket of Lollipops, a side project for both, who are writers and...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Three very different food festivals are set for the next few months.
Boca Bacchanal, March 22-24, BocaBacchanal.com
In it’s first ten years, Boca Bacchanal has raised more than $2.5 million for the Raton Historical Society & Museum. Featured...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Not many pastry chefs can say their career started in the U.S. Air Force. But Max Santiago, pastry chef at Valentino in Fort Lauderdale, says it was his four-year stint in our flying force that set him on track to culinary school.
| Sep 16, 2012
The breeze off Biscayne Bay and playful fountains cool Vizcaya's elaborate gardens even on a sweltering summer day — not that International Harvester heir James Deering would have known. The Coconut Grove, Fla., mansion was his winter estate. When...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 8:36 AM
What do Gwyneth Paltrow, Amanda Peet, Ashlee Simpson, and my cousin Channie have in common? They all were pregnant brides.
If you Google “maternity wedding dresses,” at least 12 sites pop up. You can learn that model Heidi Klum, who was five...
| Apr 13, 2011
Coby Bell is a football player in BET's "The Game" and an ex-spy in USA's "Burn Notice," which is set in Miami. This actor, husband and father of two sets of twins shuttles between his home in California and various production locations for work, but...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 4:33 PM
President Barack Obama has released his list of more than 350 campaign finance “bundlers” for the third quarter, those individuals who helped raise at least $50,000 through local fundraising efforts on his behalf during the three-month...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Seminole School Board members turned down a recent charter school application in part because they didn't see any local involvement or interest in it. The plan for Renaissance Charter would have it managed by a board out of Broward County, with little...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 4:26 PM
As if any more build up were needed before this highly-anticipated Miami Heat season, the team is keeping with tradition hosting community events and giveaways leading up the 2010-11 home opener Oct. 29. Heat Week kicks off Friday with a......
| Jun 7, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Germany's leader is feted at the Obamas' fourth White House State Dinner. With full guest list....