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  • 'Complete streets' allow for safety of all who use roadways

    In 2012, the most recent year for which data are available, 69 pedestrians and cyclists were killed in the Orlando metropolitan area — lives cut tragically short because we have failed to make common-sense, low-cost investments in safety. The sad...
  • Public markets of the world

     Public markets of the world
    The Santa Fe Farmers Market sits parallel to the tracks of the historic railroad depot. As you approach, the sweet smell of chilies wafts through the air. A man is turning the crank of a metal drum of bright green Hatch peppers roasting over an open...
  • Greenwich Village retrospectives

    Greenwich Village retrospectives
    "Greenwich Village Stories: A Collection of Memories" Universe/Rizzoli, $29.95 It's the most famous "village" in the world, even though it actually is a neighborhood. In this wonderful collection of reminiscences, editor Judith Stonehill features...
  • MacKenzie-Childs Creative Director Rebecca Proctor shines at Neiman Marcus in Boca Raton

    MacKenzie-Childs Creative Director Rebecca Proctor shines at Neiman Marcus in Boca Raton
    Be kind. Sing more. Abolish snobbery. Do what you love. These wise words are part of the MacKenzie-Childs manifesto. The whimsical brand was established in 1983 and started with enamel tableware and pottery. Based in the charming town of Aurora, N.Y., the...
  • Go it alone: Experts pick their favorite solo spots

    Go it alone: Experts pick their favorite solo spots
    The prospect of solo travel might scare some people, being out in the world with no one to help navigate, to lean on in a pinch or simply to share the moments of discovery. Others love being alone on the road, free to take any detour or linger in any...
  • Thirty-year vacation produces myriad memories

    Thirty-year vacation produces myriad memories
    During a media session prior to the February 2009 Super Bowl between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Arizona Cardinals, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin pointed at me and said, "You owe me for getting you a week's vacation in Tampa." Tomlin was right. Sort of....
  • 3 need-to-know spring spirits

    3 need-to-know spring spirits
    As bars phase out their bourbon-heavy winter cocktail menus, we're giddy to see tequila, gin and rum making their seasonal debuts. But along with those staples, bartenders are introducing other, less familiar warm-weather spirits to the mix. This is the...
  • Poquoson grad Maggie Tyler makes smooth move to starting pitcher at Virginia Tech

    Poquoson grad Maggie Tyler makes smooth move to starting pitcher at Virginia Tech
    Before the season started, Maggie Tyler knew life as she had known it on Virginia Tech's softball team was about to change, which is exactly what she wanted. She was going to get the chance to do what she came to college to do — be a starter on...
  • Epcot After-Hours: Think cultural event, not party bar, Disney says

    Epcot After-Hours: Think cultural event, not party bar, Disney says
    Disney World will let visitors linger in four Epcot bars after the theme park closes for the night — for a price. The Epcot After-Hours Wind Down, debuting Thursday, will offer select drinks and eats for $35 per person from 9:20 to 11 p.m., the...
  • Heritage-Delray tennis leads five teams in championship run

    Among the five boys and girls tennis teams from Palm Beach County competing at this weeks state tournament, all have the same goal in winning a title. American Heritage-Delray will look to defend its girls Class 1A state champions, while Boca Raton's...
  • Cruising on small ships in Indonesia

    Cruising on small ships in Indonesia
    Cruisers tired of megaships sailing the Caribbean or Mediterranean can try something completely different with the Sailing Indonesia: Bali, Komodo & Flores cruise from AdventureSmith Explorations. For starters, these are very small ships. There's the 138-...