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    September 15, 2014

    Craving Fashion at Gardens Mall: Hot Chefs and Haute Couture

    While food and fashion may seem like unlikely partners -- we all know models can't possibly get down on a burger like the rest of us (or, we hope, at least) -- they two arts actually have a lot in common: both are visually appealing; both have fanatical fan-bases; both enjoy huge festivals and event ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2014

    South Florida Food and Drink Events This Week: Savor PGA Commons, Beer Dinners, a "Fondue" Raiser, and More

    Around and around we go; today is the start to yet another lovely workweek. Hopefully, you have a bit of a spring in your step from some indulgent weekend activities. If not, don't fret; there are still plenty of events to keep you busy through your working days. Whether you're looking to uncork so ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2014

    Five Best Food and Drink Events This Weekend: Endless Chocolate, Old Fashioneds, and More

    Congratulations, you made it through yet another working week. You might as well give yourself a pat on the back to celebrate -- or better yet, a drink or three. Whether you're hoping to sample some fancy drinks, looking to stroll around with sushi and sake, or longing to hang out at the zoo while ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2014

    Tequesta Brewing Expands Into New Brewhouse; Construction to Finish by December

    Tequesta Brewing Co, a small production brewery that grew from a modest brewpub at the Corner Cafe and Brewery and then into its own microbrewery next door, has begun construction on an additional brewery at the corner of PGA Boulevard and Ellison Wilson in Palm Beach Gardens. Co-owner and brewer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2014

    South Florida Food and Drink Events: Beer Dinner, Savor PGA, and More

    Weekdays are the worst, unless you live in South Florida, where we refuse to let a moment go by without cramming it full of entertainment. Whether you're looking to relax and recover from the weekend or would prefer to fill your weekday evening with distracting goings-on, there's something for you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2014

    Burger Bash at PGA Highlights North County Restaurants

    This past Saturday, the PGA National Resort hosted its third-annual Craft Beer Festival & Burger Bash, showcasing the works of local restaurants in a competition to see who will be crowned the King of Burgers. Burgers pair great with beer, especially craft beer, of which there was a decent mix of A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2014

    The PGA National Resort Hosts Third Annual Craft Beer, Cider & Burger Bash

    Every years Father's Day rolls around and the question arises: what to get the dad in your life? This year, why not give the guy something he could really use -- like, say, tickets to a craft beer festival. The best way to celebrate Father's Day weekend this June would be a few tickets to the third ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2014

    Steve Elkington, PGA Golfer, Rips ESPN for Michael Sam Gay Coverage

    Former PGA champion and sometimes Palm Beach Gardens visitor Steve Elkington did that thing athletes and celebrities do and said some dumb things on his Twitter. Specifically, Elkington ripped ESPN's coverage of openly gay Missouri defensive end Michael Sam, calling the sports network's reportage " ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2013

    Palm Beach Gardens to Host Open House About Major-League Baseball Stadium

    Palm Beach Gardens city officials are going to try to sell the city tonight on building a $100 million spring training baseball stadium. The stadium would serve as the spring training facility for the Houston Astros and the Toronto Blue Jays. An open house is scheduled to go down tonight, when off ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2013

    Michael Lohan Wins Ice Cream Eating Contest at PGA National Hotel Ice Cream Fest (Photos)

    Competitive eating is always a messy sport in one way or another. Whether it's mustard and crumbs from hot dogs, gooey pie, greasy hamburgers, or vomit after the fact; stuffing ones face with pounds upon pounds of food is certainly not going to be pretty. As part of the PGA National Resort & Spa's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2013

    Michael Lohan in Ice Cream Eating Contest at PGA National Ice Cream Festival Weekend

    Nothing screams summer more than the sweet taste of ice cream. Somewhere in the word, at this exact moment, there's a little kid covered from to head to toe in melted sugar and cream. Like most other popular foods, the great treat of ice cream has its own festival -- most likely, more than one. Thi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2013

    Five Best Food and Drink Events This Weekend: Burgers and Beer; Fast Cars and Cigars; and More

    Even though, we've had ridiculous amount -- i.e. normal South Florida summer -- of rain for the past few weeks, there's a slight chance it might be clearing up for the weekend. Then again, who actually believes the forecast? Regardless, there's a weekend full of festivities on the horizon. Whether ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2013

    Trader Joe's Coming To Palm Beach Gardens

    Palm Beach county has been granted its wish. Trader Joe's is coming to Palm Beach Gardens. The grocer with a cult-like following will open sometime in 2014 at PGA Plaza, on the corner of PGA Boulevard and Prosperity Farms Road. Construction on the 12,500-square-foot store is slated to begin in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2012

    Traffic Alert: Turnpike South Closed After Fatal Accident

    Police have closed the turnpike's southbound lanes at Okeechobee Boulevard, as well as the entrances to the southbound turnpike at Okeechobee Boulevard, PGA Boulevard and the Beeline Highway, after a fatal crash there this morning. According to officials, a woman's car was struck from behind when s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2011

    Smokehouse Closes Original Boca Location

    Smokehouse's Mark Uffer​Gone like a puff of smoke is the first Smokehouse Grille & Wingery, which a year ago took over the old Boca Wings & Ribs spot on North Federal Highway in Boca Raton.  The closure comes as partners Mark Uffer and Erik Frasco opened a much larger and grander Smok ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2011

    Alligators Paying Visits to South Florida Neighborhoods

    Alligators: Bad for neighborhoods, great for rasslin'.​Another day, another gator.For the second time this week, an alligator paid a visit to a South Florida neighborhood, according to a WSVN report.Early this morning, people living in a Plantation neighborhood near Sunrise Boulevard and Flamingo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2011

    Eat, Drink, and Be Merry During American Craft Beer Week in South Florida

    ​(Queue the Professor Farnsworth voice) Great news, everyone! It's American Craft Beer Week!What's American Craft Beer Week? It's nationwide celebration of all things craft beer, running from May 16 to the 22. And it's going on right now at restaurants and bars all across South Florida.Gettin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    Interview With PGA Resort's Chef Gordon Maybury, Part 2

    ​Yesterday, we shared part one of our interview with chef Gordon Maybury at the PGA Resort. If you missed it, you can read it here. We now present part two. Clean Plate Charlie: How many people can you serve at the PGA in one evening? Chef Gordon Maybury: In the main ballroom, we can do 750 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2011

    Interview With PGA Resort's Chef Gordon Maybury

    Gordon Maybury Gordon Maybury keeps busy at the PGA Resort.​Gordon Maybury has traveled the world as a chef, seeking to find a challenge large enough for his liking. A Dublin native, Maybury has worked at the tony Peninsula Hotel in New York and the Loews in South Beach and is now at the h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2011

    Restaurant Roll Call for January 2011

    ​Despite its reputation as a nothing town at the northern edge of nowhere, when it comes to restaurant openings this month, Palm Beach Gardens is where it's at.   Whether you want thick, juicy, blood-rare burgers or gastronomically correct vegan fare, nouveau Asian cuisine and sushi or c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2011

    Farm-to-Table Verdea Opens in PBG Embassy Suites

    ​Road warrior staple Embassy Suites isn't usually in the forefront of culinary trends, but the Palm Beach Gardens hotel is going for it with the debut of its fine dining restaurant, Verdea (4350 PGA Blvd.; 561-691-3130), which touts itself as a farm-to-table eatery that promises "ingredients that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2011

    "PGA Wine Tour" at PGA National Resort's iBar in Palm Beach Gardens

    Nicole Danna​​PGA National Resort & Spa is setting out to prove golfers can do more than swing a club in 2011.Wednesday, it will launch its food and wine series, the "PGA Wine Tour," featuring wine by golf legends such as Ernie Els, Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, Nick Faldo, and Luke Donald.

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2011

    In The Biz: Interview Opal Ruthardt, Bartender at IBar in Palm Beach Gardens

    Courtesy Opal Ruthardt​The Ironwood Grille's lounge, IBar at the PGA National Resort in Palm Beach Gardens, is known for its sophisticated ambiance, delicious cocktails and friendly service.  Server and bartender Opal Ruthardt spent a few minutes chatting with us and sharing a recipe f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Doggie Bag: This Week in Charlie

    The huevos rancheros hit the spot at Bluejay's Cafe, reviewed this week in Dish.​Here are some tips to duplicate Scott Conant's $24/bottle tomato sauce, touted as the best in the world.Celebrate National Homebrew Day at BX Beer Depot this Saturday.Rack's Downtown Eatery is hosting a five-course be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2010

    Michael Blum Debuts Holy Smoke's in PBG

    ​After a controversial stint in Hollywood and a less-than-satisfying one in Sunny Isles with a pair of Michael's Kitchens, local top toque Michael Blum has landed in Palm Beach Gardens, where he's heading up the kitchen of the new Holy Smoke's American Bistro & Bar (2650 PGA Blvd., 561-624-742 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2010

    Doggie Bag: This Week in Charlie

    Head to World of Beer this Saturday at 3 p.m. for a Grand Opening Celebration.​Flavor Palm Beach kicks off next week, and here are a few good deals to consider.Health Inspectors got serious last month as they shut down 15 South Florida restaurants for a litany of gross violations.Think you can pou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2010

    Restaurant News: 'Top Chef' Gilbert Leaves PGA, Ice King Comes to Wellington, Williams-Sonoma Offers Classes

    ​•    It's "pack your knives and go" time for former Top Chef contestant Kenny Gilbert again. This time, though, it's by his own choice. It seems that less than two months after he signed on as chef at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, he's signed off to move to Jacksonville and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Doggie Bag: This Week in Charlie

    To quote Don Draper, "It's like eating a mermaid."​South Florida's hot chefs, including Talay Thai's Charlie Soo, get the calendar treatment. Oysters that clock in at eight inches long? We're gonna need a bigger boat.Food trucks are back. Here's a comprehensive list of South Florida's kitchens on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2010

    The Top Chef Interview With Kenny Gilbert, Part 2

    ​In the first part to our interview with the star of Bravo's latest season of Top Chef, Kenny Gilbert, we spoke to the chef about what it was like to live in the house and cook on the award-winning show. Today, we dish with Kenny on his appointment as executive chef at the PGA National Resort & ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2010

    Beach Friends Launch Jupiter Beach Food and Wine Festival

    ​A fan of clean beaches, or the doggy beach in Jupiter that's one of few in SoFla? Check in on Saturday, May 8, at Riverwalk in Jupiter for the Friends of Jupiter Beach Food and Wine Festival. A number of restaurants from the north end that usually don't strut their stuff are involved in the ... More >>

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    November 5, 2009
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    August 3, 2009

    Broward Kids Sweep Junior PGA Championships

    pga.comThompson and Vogel are bringing some hardware back to West Broward​By now, everybody knows about Alexis Thompson, the Coral Springs girl who at 14 is among the most promising female golfers in the game. To no one's surprise, she dominated this past weekend's Junior PGA Championship in Mainv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    Power Plays

    Idyllic Florida landscape courtesy of FMPAResidents of Lake Worth, many of whom have made small but successful careers specializing in complaining about their high utility bills, might not know the city actually gets the power to turn their fans and nuke their frozen dinners not from the beleaguered ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2009

    No Blues for Ouzo Blue

    Photo from ouzoblue.comThey're dancing on the tables in Palm Beach Gardens -- literally -- with the debut of Palm Beach County's second Ouzo Blue. The first Blue set up in Lake Worth in January, bringing Greek faves from dolmades and spanakopita to moussaka and lamb kebabs, plus lots of table dancin ... More >>

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    September 8, 2008
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    June 12, 2008

    In With the Old, Out With the New

    Café Chardonnay holds steady in boom and bust

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    December 13, 2007
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    August 30, 2007


    Cantina Laredo sells mole to the middle

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2006

    First Condoms, Then The House

    Slow day at the Pulp, so I thought I'd unleash a dose of Malcolm English on you. I don't know who Malcolm English is, but I suspect that (s)he is a Sun-Sentinel writer. It's certain that (s)he has a major grudge against the Palm Beach Post. But that's what I love about the Palm Beach County right no ... More >>

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    March 10, 2005
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    March 11, 2004
  • Foodstuffs

    May 16, 2002

    Best Prepared Foods

    Carmine Giardini's Gourmet Market

  • Best of BPB

    May 16, 2002

    Best Scenic Drive

    State Road A1A

  • Calendar

    February 28, 2002

    Screen Scene

    The PBGIFF keeps its film offerings short, sweet, and homegrown

  • Goods and Services

    May 11, 2000

    Best Mall

    The Gardens of the Palm Beaches

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    January 15, 1998

    Night & Day

    January 15-21, 1998

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    January 8, 1998

    Night & Day

    January 8-14, 1998

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