| Feb 16, 2013
According to the theater's website, it was important that I arrived early at the Silver Moon Drive-In, but I probably overdid it.
The Silver Moon — the first drive-in in Lakeland and now its last — was a ghost town when I got there a...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:54 AM
Looking to get to know the places you visit in Florida in a fresh and flavorful way? Check out a local farmers market. These colorful markets have free admission – and some feature live entertainment – and they also offer visitors...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 7:34 PM
A gunman at a Connecticut elementary school killed 26 people, including 20 children, on Friday. It is among the world's worst mass shootings. Here is a look at some others:
| Nov 2, 2012
| 6:23 AM
Mike Redmond has always been one of my favorite athletes to cover, dating to our first association 14 years ago, when he was brought to the big leagues on that 108-loss Marlins team of 1998.
We were both overwhelmed rookies that year as I arrived from...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Today, local bars will tout the Florida arrival Shipyard's Pumpkinhead Ale, one of the most-consumed pumpkin beers according to Brown Distributing.
Pass by any of these spots to get in a gourd mood:
Havana Hideout, 509 Lake Ave., Lake Worth, 561-585-...
| Mar 7, 2013
Hey, lush! Here are some drinking events at which you can get discounted, unlimited or free drinks over the next two weeks.
Girls vs. Boys opening tasting: Friday, March 8, Bear and Bird Boutique and Gallery debuts its gendered exhibit with...
| May 3, 2013
The next two weeks will be packed with themed events for lushes, catering to the Kentucky Derby crowd, Cinco de Mayo partiers and to Mom on her day. It's also American Craft Beer Week from May 13 to 19, so expect local restaurants and beer bars to pour...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:01 AM
Charlie Birnbaum, film director and manager of the Stonzek Theatre in the Lake Worth Playhouse, is the first to admit that “Consuming Spirits” is not for everyone. But its rewards, he says, are universal.
“It is absolutely beautiful....
| May 30, 2013
| 3:24 AM
Here's a question we never thought we'd pose: Do you want to meet a porn star on Las Olas Boulevard?
In case you missed it, Exxxotica 2013, the traveling porn convention that began at the Miami Beach Convention Center in 2006, has moved north to Fort...
| Apr 5, 2013
Tucked between a hair salon and a gift shop on bustling Las Olas Boulevard is a mysterious gated door with simple instructions: "Enter thru alley."
Once you loop around the block and walks past the trash canisters that fill this back street, a rainbow...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 8:32 AM
About a year ago, actor-author-producer Paul Reiser decided to return to standup comedy. He hadn’t really done the whole comedy-club tour thing in about 20 years.
“People said, ‘Hey, it’s like riding a bike … ’...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Guys, this just in: If you are looking to pick up chicks, forget the Camaro, the Gucci suit and the new trainer. Heck, you don’t even need the old standby, a puppy. Books are the new puppy.
That’s sort of the point of the Reading Is Sexy...