| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Piattini Restaurant and Lounge
187 SE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton, 561-367-8851,
Chef and co-owner Lillo Teodosi has returned to the former Caruso Ristorante in Royal Palm Place, where he worked for two years before...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 3:29 AM
South Florida tourism insiders are expecting the industry to see more growth in 2014 encouraged by its strong performance this past year, barring no major socio-economic calamities.
As of October, Broward County had 47 consecutive months of growth in...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Comedians Judy Gold and Bruce Vilanch are the perfect couple.
Sure, she’s a lesbian, and he’s gay, but the two have formed an act called “Big & Tall with Bruce Vilanch and Judy Gold,” which will open this weekend’s LGBT...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:49 AM
Fort Lauderdale has been silent so far on the Florida Panthers hockey team's request for about $80 million in hotel bed taxes to help keep the team afloat.
But Fort Lauderdale Mayor Jack Seiler brought up the Panthers' request at the Feb. 18 conference...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:44 AM
The Miramar Police Department is the latest South Florida law enforcement agency to announce it's trying out the liquid known as SmartWater CSI, used to permanently mark valuables and, for a short time, the burglars who touch them.
The agency says it...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Sunrise may jump on the anti-puppy mill bandwagon and become the sixth city in Broward County to embrace a law that aims to protect customers from buying sick dogs.
"These are farms where hundreds of animals are raised in conditions where they may...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:31 AM
In only its second year, some 1,500 people are expected to attend the Wilton Manors Wine & Food Festival at Eucalyptus Gardens 6-10 p.m. Saturday, March 29.
Deanna Allen, a chef and creator of the event, says last year’s attendees were charmed...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:42 AM
Looking for Mr. Right can feel a lot like fun and games.
Just ask friends Alys Daly and Victoria Brewer, who grew tired of talking about their misadventures in South Florida dating. Rather than write a tell-all book to help other women, the pals...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 9:29 AM
In Time magazine's March 9, 1962 cover story on Key West resident Tennessee Williams, three of the playwright's dramas are singled out for addressing homosexual desires. Yet the article labels Williams' lover of 15 years, Frank Merlo, as "his longtime...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 12:42 PM
On Saturday in Wilton Manors, a traditional fundraising event will be followed by a not-so-traditional one. The second annual Santa's Fun Run/Walk and Sleigh Race will begin at 8 a.m. While many nonprofits are turning to 5K runs to raise money, this...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Fourteen-year-old Katherine M. wears her new outlook on the back of her PACE Center for Girls T-shirt: "Keep calm and use your voice."
Before she enrolled at PACE nearly two years ago, "I had a horrible attitude. I would express my feelings in the wrong...