With near-perfect weather, south Florida is an ideal place to hold a food festival. And there are dozens, from seafood-centric events like the one in Delray Beach to the mother of all festivals, the South Beach Wine and Food Festival. Some fetes are free, with people paying for grub as they go, wh ... More >>
The team behind Tee Jay Thai Sushi in Fort Lauderdale and Wilton Manors and Thai House in North Miami Beach, will soon open Sky Thai Sushi on a Broward thoroughfare whose turnover is second only to the seedy hourly motels on Fort Lauderdale Beach. Sky should begin serving in about a month at 350 E. ... More >>
If you own a smartphone, there's a high likelihood you are addicted to Candy Crush Saga from King.com. Don't bother lying to us or to yourself. We're not here to stage an intervention or direct you to a twelve step program. We're just as addicted as you are. (Seriously, been stuck on level 44 for l ... More >>
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 >>
Another 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 >>
A couple of glitches and a misfiring motor won't dull MOCA's cutting edge
Two complementary urban shows don't quite add up to a whole.
Capsule reviews of current area stage shows.
MoCA's film and video exhibit lifts found "artifacts" to the realm of visual art
"Othoniel: Crystal Palace"
"Othoniel: Crystal Palace"
The Nag Champayons fill the room with a positive vibe
The politics of quilting
Passion for Fashion
Can't we all just get along? With cheap beer, yes.
The Black Beans Café
When faced with the quality of Kyojin Buffet, the Mongolian Grille goes up in smoke
MoCA's celebration of the '80s painting revival shows too few signs of life
MoCA's latest collection of installations will literally bring you to your knees
Gala French Wine Trade Tasting
"Sweet Dreams and Nightmares: Dada and Surrealism From the Rosalind and Melvin Jacobs Collection" and "Inverted Odysseys: Claude Cahun, Maya Deren, Cindy Sherman" and "Matthew Ritchie: Incomplete Projects 01: The Fast Set"
"Heads Up! Hilights From the Permanent Collection"
South Florida is at the heart of the internet gambling boom -- and of the war to stop it