Fun fact: South Florida is second largest wine consumption market in the country. That can mean one of two things; we have a ton of drunks, or a large population of individuals who enjoy the finer things in life. Let's go with the latter.If you're a wino or just an enthusiast of all things wine, the ... More >>
Enter a nondescript warehouse near the junction of the Palmetto Expressway and Bird Road in Miami and you'll smell something like supercharged cream of wheat. Move in a few steps and you'll find Nick Armada, a 31-year-old man of average stature with salt-and-pepper hair, stirring a kettle of grain m ... More >>
If you happened to attend Florida International University's loss to Duke over the weekend at FIU Stadium, you may have noticed some signs of the Dos Equis guy with a panther head, a few poorly drawn faces, and a Chuck Testa reference up on the Jumbotron.There's an explanation for that -- trolls. ... More >>
If you thought Florida International University's amazing bowl win last night had wiped away the seeming curse that the sports gods have placed on the school, think again.
WittelsTrumping that news now is the arrest of FIU baseball hitting streak phenom Garrett Witt ... More >>
Florida International University This week, we caught up with restaurateur Tim Petrillo, who along with a few other well-heeled business partners is opening a new nightclub / live music venue called Vibe in downtown Fort Lauderdale . The new hotspot -- Tim told us more about it here -- is locate ... More >>
Flickr: Brady DillsworthMany college students in South Florida aren't nearly this happy.Welcome to South Florida! You're now living in a state where the babes are beautiful but the students are lost.U.S. News & World Report recently released its Best Colleges 2011 list, which rates the top 75 ... More >>
Headlines from the weekend past in Broward and Palm Beach:The Dolphins squeaked out a win in Jacksonville yesterday afternoon, thanks to some hard running by Ricky Williams and a timely sack by Randy Starks. [NFL.com]Matthew Bent, one of the Deerfield Beach boys accused of torching Michael Brewer ... More >>
Time management is key to a successful Thanksgiving.Thanksgiving no longer serves as a time families can peacefully get together, sit down at a table, and give thanks. Nowadays, it's more like competing in the food Olympics.
We've got divorced parents and grandparents, we've got significant others, ... More >>
Flickr: fiuThomas at the press conference announcing his hire at FIUBack in April, it was a curious move: Isiah Thomas taking the job as basketball coach at Florida International University. Since retiring as one of the game's best-ever point guards, the former Detroit Piston had been a basketbal ... More >>