Warning: the following story is sure to thaw out the most cold-blooded of SOBs or haters. You've been warned . . . Probably by the time you read this, a little boy from Coral Springs is living out his dream. We're not talking about like a new bike or some video game console. We're talking about a ... More >>
Hopefully you made it to Beerfest over the weekend. If not, we're sorry. If so, not to be a buzzkill, but chances are the peak of your week has passed. However, that's not to say you can't find some food- or drink-related fun. We have this week's picks for the best things to do in Broward and Palm B ... More >>
Tickets are now available for the inaugural Flavors of Fort Lauderdale grand tasting event on Sunday, November 11.The grand tasting is part of the four-day Flavors of Fort Lauderdale festival, which will feature a series of dinners in addition to Sunday's large-scale fete. Sunday's grand tasting wil ... More >>
It's a good weekend for hottie spotting, what with the 2012 Olympics set to air, and an unusually high number of local events involving attractive people putting themselves on parade of one sort or another. How is this tied to dining and drinking you ask? Because of alcohol, my friends. All of these ... More >>
A photo from Louis's childhoodLouis did not have an average childhood. An orphan, he was taken in by kindly nuns, but now he's 30 years old and the nuns finally convinced him to move out. He was raised to be a kind and forgiving gentleman, but his experience in the orphanage had one blind spot -- ... More >>
Saturday: Wish Jaxson's a Happy 55th by eating six tons of ice cream. Procrastinators take note: this marks the last weekend for Dine Out Lauderdale -- it ends Thursday, Nov. 10. -- and the chance to grab a three-course meal for $35 at select Fort Lauderdale restaurants. Of course, some of the ea ... More >>
Coldstone CreameryFree ice cream this evening at Cold Stone Creamery.Cold Stone Creamery is handing out free three-ounce "Sprinkled With Wishes" ice creams today to benefit the Make-a-Wish Foundation as part of its nationwide Ice Cream Social event.From 5 to 8 p.m., claim your free ice cream sund ... More >>
Thom Smith Il Bacio's opening party.The grand opening of Il Bacio a year ago still ranks in party ratings -- the stilt walkers and carnivale-like dance party was a high-vibe affair.If you missed it, get there tonight for the one-year Anniversary, "Love, Kiss, Magic." Ten bucks ge ... More >>
Flickr: RCI Genesis / Photo by STX EuropeThe colossal Oasis of the Seas has been bathed in glowing publicity. The reviews from VIPs and journalists who toured its decks during its November debut were almost universally positive. And yesterday was an occasion for a feel-good story, as the ship inv ... More >>
We know that Joel Steinger, the mastermind of the billion-dollar Mutual Benefits Ponzi scheme with ties to several Broward politicians (Steve Geller, Stacy Ritter, Ellyn Bogdanoff, and others), had connections to Colombian drug cartels. Now we have evidence of another intriguing ... More >>
Pay Through the Nose
When manipulating Mario goes stratospheric, who's the real Donkey Kong champ?
Dave Barry is a millionaire who writes best-selling books and has Hollywood up his ass. Does he really want to write this daily dreck any more? And do we want to read it? I revere the guy and consider him the greatest humorist of his generation, but the newspaper gig is tired. It reminds me of those ... More >>
Go Climb a...
Alex Ross, painter of supermen and superwomen, makes it easy to believe in heroes
Saws in the Swamp
Chris Paciello, the dangerous darling of the South Florida nightlife set, has a reputation for fisticuffs. And Mob ties.
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