South Florida is full of transplants. There are so many northern migrants that it's almost a shock to find out someone was actually born here. It's not surprising, really. Mild winters, awesome sunshine, and a relatively laid-back vibe make it hard to leave, whether you're one of the ten or so born ... More >>
Chef Julian Greaves of Tryst is best-known for making fresh, local comfort food. Often intended to pair well with Tryst's large selection of beer, his dishes encapsulate true gastropub fare. With Oktoberfest coming to a close in Germany (but still going here in South Florida -- here's our list of Ok ... More >>
Boise Bob isn't just a guy who sings songs about 'possum meat and swamp living. He's a South Florida staple. Bob has been integrated into the local music scene since the late 1970s, playing everywhere from dive bars to art galleries. He's certainly dazzled you with Americana music and hillbi ... More >>
Jose Fores said it perfectly when he wrote that The Dewars' "Toys Boise The Noise" makes us miss those two weirdos so much. St. Augustine is but a road trip away, but that's still about 272 miles from being able to watch their next move.Luckily, we already know the Pent Up Joy is still in the w ... More >>
John LinnWeird, old-timey candy? I have to try it.When I first saw an Idaho Spud bar in a convenience store in Grand Junction, Colorado, I had to try one. The concept was just so old-timey, so quirky and kitschy-cute that I had to have one. On the side of the brown wrapper a tag line was written ... More >>
In case you missed the gallons of ink spilled over the opening of the Original Brooklyn Water Bagel Co. in Delray Beach by the Sun Sentinel and the Palm Beach Post (where it was 1A news), allow us to get you up to date: a bagel shop in Delray Beach opened on Monday. They make their bagels with wa ... More >>
This poem by Calvin Trillin doesn't have much to do with food -- although there is a reference to reindeer cacciatore. We just like to include rhyme from time to time to make the blog seem classy. Christmas In Qatar Verse: The shopping starts, and every store's a zoo I'm frantic, too: I haven't got ... More >>
The Women's Theatre Project's True Blue leaves us truly blue. And confused.
Eric Alexandrakis, Sorority-Chick God?
The sweet, sweet sounds of SoFla
Local bands get down on bended knee to VU
Mr. Entertainment and Boise Bob declare: "Novelty or Death!"
Hollywood's International Currency Management specialized in trading foreign currency -- and helping clients' money disappear