Congratulations, you made it through yet another working week. You might as well give yourself a pat on the back to celebrate -- or better yet, a drink or three. Whether you're hoping to score deals on drinks, looking to help homeless dogs while getting drunk, or longing to hang out at the zoo whil ... More >>
Don't ever say you're bored again! We're still counting down the best things to do in Broward County. From horses to soul food, our third installment of the ultimate BroCo bucket list continues with numbers 60-41: See also: 100 Things to Do in Broward County Before You Die (# 80-61), and 100 Things ... More >>
The nimbus clouds hung low and dark. They loomed over the the local merchants' tents as their tarps flapped violently with each gust of wind. At 5 p.m. the main down pour had passed or, at least, everyone hoped it had. It was the first night of the Tuesday Oakland Park Farmers' Market. As part of ... More >>
Congratulations: you made it through yet another working week. You might as well give yourself a pat on the back to celebrate -- or better yet, a drink or three. Whether you're looking to throw back some rum, get in on some Oktoberfest action, or stuff your face with some barbecued meat and copious ... More >>
Since the opening of Oakland Park's highly lauded Funky Buddha Brewery, we've been eagerly awaiting more news of culinary progress. Fortunately, that moment has come. The first step of the urban farm park has recently been implemented; the Urban Farmer has set up its farmers market in Jaco Pastori ... More >>
In a serious case of if-you-build-it-they-will-come, more than 4,000 people turned out Saturday for the grand opening of the Funky Buddha Brewery -- the first commercial craft brewery in Broward County. Not only did they come; they drank almost all the beer. As 6 p.m. neared, hundreds inched close ... More >>
South Florida is about to see its newest urban farm.On Wednesday, Oakland Park City Commissioners unanimously voted to to accept a contract for the Urban Farmer's farm park, in the northern part of Jaco Pastorius Park. See Also:- Andrews Farm: New Urban Farm to Provide Cheap Organic Produce in ... More >>
It has been a week of mixed emotions for the family and friends of Jaco and Ingrid Pastorius. For weeks, the attention had been on a birthday celebration to herald what would have been the gifted bassist's 60th birthday at the Funky Biscuit, but things took on an entirely different light when Ing ... More >>
It seems inevitable that no matter how brilliant an artist, the specter of an untimely death always hangs heavy over any and all accomplishments. Take Janis, Jimi, and Kurt, for example -- each was an innovator, but any discussion of their careers often veers to the subject of their early tragic ... More >>
Ingrid Pastorius, who was married to virtuoso electric bassist Jaco Pastorius between 1979 and 1985, died on Monday from complications following an aortic aneurysm, according to a source close to the family. She was 61.
Celebrating the legacy of an ace bassist and hometown hero
Two new Jaco Pastorius releases hit the streets
Legendary bassist Stanley Clarke releases a jaw-dropping new DVD
Jaco's kids grow up. Someday, they'll get discovered. Last chance in a small venue. Your call.
And gives our ankles a good bite
Why can't family, friends, and fans of the world's greatest bass player get along?
Sometimes awesome live bands also make magic in the studio
Ten albums that'll snap and fizz in your earbuds all winter long
Buddy Guy and friends commandeer the Riverwalk all weekend
Looking for a needle in a vinyl haystack? Head to Wilton Manors on Saturdays
Stanley Clarke's five-year plan: quit while he's ahead
Tony Haze travels to the ends of the Earth to bring us the joy of sax
Felix Pastorius joins his late father's onetime partner to fulfill their funky-fusion destiny
The Stop the Violence Benefit hits this weekend