It was a surprise to see Susan Arboleda of SusyPops' cake pops selling her wares at Gulfstream Park's SweetTooth Soiree Friday night. People paid anywhere from $40 and $80 and were promised all the sugary treats they could handle.
However, we couldn't blame her. The amateur confectioner who aspires ... More >>
The local personalities, egos, and public figures who swung through the news cycle this week, ranked by New Times' crack research department using a highly scientific algorithm (i.e., charting the hip jiggles of the 4 p.m. early-bird dancers at King of Diamonds). 5. U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy. Just fo ... More >>
Pelion Sunrise, a South Florida group led by tennis center owner Norman Canter, is pitching a giant winter-themed entertainment complex complete with skiing, snowboarding, sledding, snowmobiling, ice skating and other assorted things that most people in South Florida aren't in any way into.
See Als ... More >>
The Rack 'n' Roll chicken Milanese club.The Grateful Dead's "Truckin'" is one of the classic tunes of rock 'n' roll. Now restaurateur Gary Rack is singing his own version of truckin' in what he hopes will become a classic bit of Rack 'n' Roll. The owner of Table 42 and Racks Downtown Eatery ... More >>
Sara BjorkWe were cruising Craigslist this morning (for "friendship," we swear) and stumbled across this mighty odd post from a supposedly famous chef in need of an attorney (preferably female). Any guesses on this person's identity?Lawyer Needed for Public Figure:
I was told I'm supposed to be ... More >>
It's Thanksgiving week. Let's check the headlines:Take a wild guess why a "youth minister" is in the news. (It's the only reason they're ever in the news.) [Sun-Sentinel]As classmates mourn the deaths of the three Coral Springs teens killed last weekend after their car plunged into the canal, pol ... More >>
The view on Garfield Street looking west to A1A. Parking lot on the right. Small hotels to the left.No really, there's money in Hollywood. It's just that it's concentrated on Hollywood Beach, where a Community Redevelopment Agency launched in 1997. In the years since, the agency has been flush with ... More >>
day, another European-style new age trattoria/old world Italian
bar/outdoor marketplace/espresso bar/chic urban pizzeria getting set to
open. Welcome to RACKS Italian Bistro And Market,
owned by Gary Rack, who evidently didn't like the sound of the name
GARYS. Mr. Rack, founder of Boca Raton ... More >>
There's all sorts of talk about New Deal this and New Deal that these days, which is fine by Heshy Wilensky, proprietor of the New Deal Kosher Market.
Located at 1362 NE 163rd Street in North Miami Beach, it is the only
butcher shop in South Florida that has operated under the same
ownership and sam ... More >>
This Sunday evening, recording artist Farah Juste will be at Tap Tap Haitian Restaurant on South Beach for "a CD signing and celebration". Ms. Juste's career as a passionate singer of Haitian folk songs took off with her debut solo album in 1977, and since then she has performed from Paris to Switze ... More >>
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