| Oct 25, 2012
It's not implausible that the outcome in Florida's U.S. Senate race this year could determine whether the winner in the presidential election is working with a Democratic or Republican Senate.
Yet for a contest so crucial, the Sunshine State's Senate...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 4:33 PM
When Fidel Castro resigned as the president of Cuba in 2008, Antonia Wright bought a big cigar, set up her video camera in her studio apartment and proceeded to vigorously smoke the whole thing. She stopped only long enough to vomit, and then continued...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 9:25 AM
Fort Lauderdale artist Jonathan Rockford recently exhibited a skateboard in The Rise of Rad: The Influence of Skate Culture on Contemporary Art at the Torrance Art Museum in California. What sets Rockford’s skateboard apart is that he didn’t...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 10:51 AM
Lenore and Richard Gilbert of Gilbert's 17th Street Grille. Photo by Beth Black
1. Misael Soto
Best performance artist: Misael Soto takes those things we do in isolation and turns them into communal events. The Fort...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 5:56 PM
Jipsy Castillo (photo by Beth Black)
In typical photographs of Miami social life, oddly dressed society people pose next to giant checks in unaffordable locations, Entourage wannabes clutch overpriced...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 8:24 AM
Protesters in hazmat suits will deploy on Fort Lauderdale’s beach Wednesday, as the environmental group Oceana marks the one-year anniversary of the BP oil spill.
The demonstration and press conference will use the anniversary to oppose...
| May 10, 2011
| 11:45 AM
Full page ads ran today in The Washington Post, CQ and Roll Call urging President Obama to give the federal government a more active role in protecting the Everglades, citing the failure of the state of Florida to do so.
“Our water supply...
| May 27, 2011
| 9:02 AM
The Atlantic bluefin tuna, a fabled sport fish that has sustained a sharp decline to serve the sushi restaurants of Osaka and Tokyo, was rejected Friday for a place on the endangered species list.
Once sought after by Ernest Hemingway, Zane Grey and...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 2:10 PM
The Turkey Point nuclear plant will be the target of a demonstration April 30, as activists gather to oppose Florida Power & Light’s plans for two new reactors.
The Clean Energy Coalition – South Florida, an assembly of environmental groups...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 1:07 PM
Spring break T-shirts, beer cozies, thong bikinis and Mardi Gras beads fill the shelves at the Paradise Found store on Panama City Beach. The shop is hiring extra staff and will maintain extended hours through March and April.
"Now we are just waiting,"...
| Mar 2, 2011
Oysters are like wine, tea and cigars — they taste of where they came from. Only five oyster species are cultivated commercially in North America, but they are identified and sold under hundreds of names, mostly geographic, to denote that special...