When the late Monterey Club opened, the relationship between it and adjoining Kreepy Tiki Tattoos was definitely symbiotic. If you were at a show early enough, you could wander into the shop -- the connecting door was usually open -- and check out the rotating art shows there or make an appointme ... More >>
Somewhere between country, folk, blues, punk, and even metal exists Texas bad boy Scott H. Biram. A cult figure for years, perhaps Biram may start benefiting from mainstream America's revived interest in Americana via far less salty acts like Mumford and Sons and the like. Where rock radio's new ... More >>
Broward County Commissioner Stacy Ritter, shortly after voting in favor of the controversial housing project being pushed by dirty developers Bruce and Shawn Chait, appointed the husband of the Chaits' chief political consultant to the Broward County Planning Council. In early 2007, Ritte ... More >>
Wikipedia CommonsIt's like the Discovery Channel's "Shark Week" all over again as ongoing news coverage of migrating sharks continues across South Florida. With hundreds of blacktip and spinner sharks swimming close to shore -- most with 100 yards -- it's no wonder beachgoers are beginning t ... More >>
The Hahn family of Monterey, California, has quietly developed one of the more impressive small portfolios of wineries in the state. From the ubiquitous Cycles Gladiator brand (banned in Alabama because the label reproduces an 1895 poster of a naked woman) on the low end to Smith & Hook and Hahn ... More >>
The Cheesecake Factory's Memphis, Monterey and blue cheese BLT "Glamburgers"Unleash your inner Jeffrey Steingarden and decide whose hamburger, er. . . Glamburger will reign supreme (but you don't have to be a dick about it) in The Cheesecake Factory's "Great Glamburger Challenge." For six weeks i ... More >>
As a countdown to the Best of Broward Palm Beach 2010,
May, Clean Plate Charlie is serving up a hundred of our favorite dishes in South Florida.
Send your own nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org.No. 7: Shrimp and Grits From Creolina's Dixie TakeoutChef/owner Mark Sulzinski' ... More >>
Flickr: yobosayoHow ballparks usually prepare arepas.Since migrating to South Florida 16 years ago, I cannot leave (the place formally known as) Joe Robbie Stadium without eating an arepa.
Introduced to me on a class field trip to see the Florida Marlins one year, I tried an arepa -- a South Ame ... More >>
Dark and Stormy cocktail.
The two guys behind the Falcon House in Delray Beach have picked up their original concept and opened a few blocks away in Pineapple Grove.Two Thirds Tavern -- named for the cross streets of Third Avenue and Third Street -- is in the former Mon ... More >>
Riki AltmanWhy we just had to get away during one of the busiest travel times of the year is anyone's guess, but somehow taking a road trip over Christmas seemed logical when we booked the hotel room in Orlando a few months ago. Granted, it was a fun getaway for a while, excepting the outlet mall ... More >>
Check it out, y'all: Davie's got the premier digs for Southern grub in Creolina's Dixie Takeout, the chicken-fried spinoff of the longtime Fort Lauderdale joint. After a year slinging Deep South cuisine way out west, how are Creolina's and its heralded wait staff faring? Check out an excerpt fro ... More >>