| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:39 AM
This weekend’s Surfers for Autism Beach Festival is South Florida at its most authentic and cliché-defying best, a free three-day gathering of music, food trucks and fellowship made special by moments of transcendent joy, watching children and young...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 2:16 PM
What's the secret to winning Fort Lauderdale's annual Burger Battle?
Ask Evan David and Mike Saperstein, owners of Charm City Burger Company in Deerfield Beach, who took home the Burger Battle trophy this year.
It's all about the beef: 70 percent...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Bob Hawkins was strumming his guitar in front of a live audience at the Cliffs in Laguna Beach, celebrating Cinco de Mayo, when his heart attack hit.
"I was playing the first note of the set and I felt kind of odd," he remembered. "I was becoming...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:54 AM
The scripts have changed over the past five years for the lesbian theater festival "Girl Play," which is returning to the Pride Center in Wilton Manors June 27-29.
“The first time, the stories were almost universally about coming out and sex,...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Barring a stunning upset Saturday night, the extended HBO blackout of fighters connected to Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions is due to end in the fall.
And with that, De La Hoya’s star fighter, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, could very...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Near the height of his popularity in 1998, Oscar De La Hoya helped Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.) win reelection by encouraging state Latinos to vote.
“Now, I’ve asked him for a favor,” De La Hoya said Saturday afternoon, in an appearance at...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 2:07 PM
The end of boxing’s cold war is at hand.
The healing between promoters Oscar De La Hoya and Bob Arum continued this week with a personal meeting in Las Vegas and momentum toward a Saul “Canelo” Alvarez-Miguel Cotto bout on Cinco de...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:39 PM
The smallest detail is never far from Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s mind. It has allowed him to compile a bank account that exceeds $100 million, a testament to the fighter's brilliance.
"I once introduced him to a guy I knew, and just the other day, six years...
| May 3, 2013
| 9:55 AM
Sunday marks Cinco de Mayo, but there are sure to be festivities held throughout the weekend. Whether you're in the mood for tequila and tacos or a Mexican-style burger, we've got you covered.
Casa Vega: On Sunday, Casa Vega will be partnering with...
| May 6, 2013
| 1:52 PM
In the end, it’s kind of hard to say what won the day for Ray Garcia.
Sure, the Fig chef rocked the Cochon 555 competition Sunday at the jam-packed House of Blues with a tender blood sausage served on cotija grits, a letter-perfect pozole and a...
| May 5, 2013
| 8:30 AM
The margarita was made for women. It was even named for one.
No Mexican man “would be caught dead ordering a margarita,” says Jimmy Shaw, chef-owner of L.A.’s Loteria Grill.
In a weekend interview with KCRW, Shaw said tequilas...