Alan Light

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Oprah Winfrey: Vegan Ally

    Alan Light / flickrOprah is a friend to veggies everywhere.​​Whether it was going to court to face the beef industry in the late '90s, dedicating episodes of her talk show to behind-the-scenes looks at factory farms, or taking viewers on a grocery-store run for dairy-free junk food with Alicia S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2010

    Farewell, Leslie Nielsen, Fort Lauderdale's Favorite Canadian

    Photo by Alan LightThe man. The legend.​It wasn't rare to see him strolling through the airport with a smile or shopping at CVS or dining with family in the restaurants near the 17th Street Causeway, not far from where he lived. In South Florida, a land full of Canadian snowbirds, there was no mor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2009

    Burt Reynolds Coming to West Palm for Rehab

    Flickr: Alan Light​Looks like America's most handsome mustache has been having a bit of trouble kicking a habit for the pain pills, and now Burt Reynolds is coming to West Palm Beach for treatment.How come South Florida only gets a visit from a celebrity after he or she has hit the skids? Burt: If ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2009

    Happy Canada Day, Leslie Nielsen! (I'm NOT Stalking You)

    photo by Alan Light The man, the legend. I'd like to take this opportunity to wish everyone in South Florida a Happy Canada Day! Especially to South Florida's most famous Canadian, Leslie Nielsen. I love Canadian-Americans. And my all-time favorite living Canadian-American celebrity has g ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 5, 2003

    Hammer of the Gods

    With a handful of artists, "classic rock" is not