Courtesy of Baba's Shrimp ShackOwner/Chef Andy Bennardo and co.Chef Andrew Bennardo is the owner of Boca Raton's Talia's Tuscan Table, a Bronx-style restaurant popular for its homemade mozzarella, giant deli sandwiches and server-free dining room (complete with an on-the-honor system pay-as ... More >>
Chef Jimmy Dean will host the Falcon House's Acktobeerfest craft beer celebration.Triple Eight Lounge at the Falcon House is hosting a decidedly New England-style Oktoberfest party this Sunday starting at 2 p.m.Proper pronunciation is key: "Awk-toe-beer-fest" will feature chef Jimmy Dean's own ta ... More >>
Today, we continue our interview with John Paul Kline of John Paul Custom Cuisine, whose food- and winetasting series at the Museum of Art has been selling out. So what did you do after culinary school? I attended Johnson and Wales in Providence when I was 25 or so. I worked at the Back Eddy in ... More >>
If you ever went to the old Reef Road Restaurant and Rum Bar and thought it, well... sucked, Tarik Solomon is here to tell you it no longer inhales the fat one. Solomon and partner Alexander Tomasso, two nightclub operators who split their time between ventures in Rhode Island and South Flo ... More >>
Today, September 22 is National Ice Cream Cone Day. It evokes for me the memory of a sweltering New England summer day, circa 1978. I was a sweaty fat kid, brimming with predatory hunger. I gazed impatiently at the soft serve machine which was swirling chocolate and vanilla into a stick-to- ... More >>
Flickr: Callocephalon PhotographyThis is what a shearwater looks like when it's alive.For those fretting about the effect of the Gulf spill on seabirds, fret not for the greater shearwaters. Yes, some 35 of those majestic birds have been found dead along the South Florida coast, from Delray to C ... More >>
Tara NieuwesteegJailamony enjoying her new backyard.This time last year we had a cover story about Jailamony, a greyhound with a broken leg, and the national fight over greyhound racing. While Florida, with 13 tracks, remains the mecca of dog racing in this country, other states continue banning ... More >>
I know many of you were looking forward to celebrating Festivus this year, but Slow Food has an even better winter holiday to take part in. Terra Madre Day is being held around the world on December 10 with the basic goal of celebrating food diversity. The grassroots campaign is asking its member ... More >>
"Wouldn't you rather pet me than bet on me?"Last weekend, greyhound racing was suspended at Twin River, the only active track in Rhode Island. The track is bankrupt, in part it says, because of the cost of dog racing. The state assembly there is trying to revive the moribund industry, but ... More >>
It's a beer lovers dream in Jupiter
Linda Bean, granddaughter of Maine's L. L. Bean, is bringing us lobster. Though new to the foodie business, she's got her own warf, her own fishermen, and now her own concept: lobster rolls, each with a full ¼ of meat, fresh and perfect and dripping butter on your grateful lap, all over the country ... More >>
Coming to a beach near you.This is a weird time of the year for transplanted New Englanders. On the one hand, Florida's balmy wintertime tropicality is the reason we came here. On the other, wintertime in Florida always feels like a bit of a gyp. We get a little home sick, and we know it's illogical ... More >>
Fine dining ends not with a bang but a crackle
Hurricanes be damned this time, Faber will take on Brown
Don't like the fried clams? Try the coal oven pizza.
The Spiderwick Chronicles is both a smart children's fantasy and a CGI-dependent weepie
Local attorney serves more than subpoenas at the Jib Room
What does a Seminole "living village" mean?
A Marriage Minuet is a funny ejaculation that ends a little prematurely
Capsule reviews of current area art exhibitions.
Capsule reviews of current area stage shows.
Lumonics goes bye-bye
Coconut Cove Water Park
Our food critic bids a sweet farewell
Another health threat. Another cover-up. More incompetence. Welcome back to Pompano.
It's that balmy soft-shell season
This volume is so good, it should be illegal
If you love great pub fare, the Frog & Toad will be your friend
This year¹s Halloween garb comes in the hue of Bleu
Just clam up and chow down at this maritime buffet
Guess which town's coming to dinner?