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    October 24, 2014

    2015 Good Food Awards Include Florida Finalists

    These days, it's no secret that more and more Americans are in search of healthy, local, and responsibly sourced and produced foods. Luckily, we also have a growing movement of people who want to create those foods. To honor those working to create a better food supply chain, the Good Food Awards ... More >>

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    August 18, 2014

    Hallelujah: You Can Now Get Ethiopian Food in South Florida

    South Florida is a barren wasteland for Ethiopian eats. Excuse the bitter tone, but it's been a long four years since the area's last East African restaurant closed. In the meantime, anyone craving injera has been forced to trek three hours to Orlando. But no longer. Now, Hollywood's Yellow Green ... More >>

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    October 18, 2013

    Ten Best Coffee Shops in Broward and Palm Beach Counties

    It used to be that a cup of coffee was just that: a paper cup of liquid caffeine. Nothing special, it tasted relatively the same from your local greasy spoon, to your favorite diner. Heck, you'd even suffer through 12 ounces of gas-station sludge if it meant getting your morning pick-me-up. Today, ... More >>

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    April 26, 2012

    How Coffee and Beer Geeks Are More Alike Than You'd Think

    We're still a ways from touting baristas and roasters as beer nerds celebrate Sam Calagione of Dogfish Head and Garrett Oliver of Brooklyn Brewery. Yet we're on the way, with baristas joining the festival circuit to make a name for themselves in the coffee world. Here in South Florida, our standout ... More >>

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    December 16, 2011

    South Florida's Best Coffee Shops

    ​ People are particular about coffee, whether they take it light and sweet, black, or muddy. Then there are the matters of beans: how recently they were roasted, whether they're fair trade, or whether any of it matters once they're in the cup, brewed by a Krups machine, a French press, or drip fun ... More >>

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    November 28, 2011

    Local Roaster Oceana Coffee Opens in Tequesta

    ​Oceana Coffee debuted last week in Tequesta, one of the only local roasters in the area. It's the brick-and-mortar result of three years of work for Amy and Scott Angelo, who spent time tasting beans, learning sourcing, experimenting with roasters, and building the cash to start the shop. The cou ... More >>

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    December 20, 2010

    Nude Sculptures Banned by Boca Prudes, and Other Stupid Art Controversies

    Sun-SentinelEiland with her offending nudes​South Florida may be the nation's capital for sex, sun, and artificial breasts, but apparently some people are still too prude to handle naked sculptures. Last week, city employees at Boca Raton's Patch Reef Park decided that two naked-lady torsos by loc ... More >>

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    November 22, 2010

    Brew Masters Puts Craft Beer in the Spotlight

    Sam Calagione hosts Discovery Channel's new show about craft beer, Brew Masters.​All I have to say is, boy, am I thirsty.Update: Apparently I wasn't the only one who thought the Blue Moon commercials were ridiculous.Brew Masters, a new television show starring Dogfish Head Beer owner Sam Calagione ... More >>

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    October 15, 2010

    I'm Eating What?! Cultured Horse and Camel Milk Drinks

    Photo by Riki AltmanWe'll stick with the cow juice, thanks.​This is a first, and it's not something to be proud of, but I have to be honest: I didn't actually ingest this week's "I'm Eating What?!?" products. Yes, the whole aim of this column is to chomp down on unusual things, swallow, research a ... More >>

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    March 30, 2010

    No Beaches Allowed: Students Spent Spring Break in the Israeli Desert

    Photo courtesy: Meira KreuterMeira Kreuter with Elizabeth, an Ethiopian girl.​While her peers jetted off to sunny beaches or mountain ranges for spring break, one Florida Atlantic University student spent her vacation week playing with dirt.  Instead of following the crowd, Meira Kreuter and ... More >>

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    January 28, 2010
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    October 16, 2008
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    September 24, 2008

    How To Become A Food Critic

    You could be he I figure I'm getting too fat, drunk, and impossibly snotty to hold this job much longer, so I hereby give readers a heads up. If you're planning to try to oust me from my oystershell- and hamhock-encrusted throne as Food Critic at Broward-Palm Beach New Times, there's a handy wiki h ... More >>

  • Music

    November 22, 2007

    Alemayehu Eshete

    Éthipiques Vol. 22: Alemayehu Eshete (Buda Musique)

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    November 8, 2007
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    March 29, 2007

    Forget Gun Control

    Who better to save America than an armed Mark Wahlberg? Seriously.

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    March 1, 2007

    Punky Reggae Party

    The 14th Annual Bob Marley Movement Caribbean Festival

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    February 2, 2007
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    April 13, 2006
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    December 1, 2005

    Proselytizing 101

    Broward Community College is a public school, but its religion professors consider it a private reserve

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    November 3, 2005


    All the world's a turntable for Gilles Peterson

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    February 24, 2005
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    October 23, 2003

    Divided Borders

    Brutality and romance make odd bedfellows in Beyond Borders

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    March 6, 2003

    SEAL Appeal

    Antoine Fuqua and Bruce Willis lend nobility to brutes

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    August 30, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters for August 30, 2001

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    October 26, 2000

    Secrets Kept

    Exploring the rhythms of Africa and the Caribbean at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida