| Oct 9, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Iris Acker had had enough.
The stage and screen actress had been hosting the performing-arts show “On Stage With Iris Acker,” in one form or another, for 25 years, going from WLRN to WXEL and then Comcast. She conducted one-on-one interviews...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Background: Pop-ups are temporary eating places typically conceived as a means to gain traction before a chef plunges into a permanent restaurant. I don't normally review them. But A Passage to India at the Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove is different. It's...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:38 AM
The South Florida-set spy drama “Burn Notice” is signing off after seven seasons on television, but not before the show’s producers auction off its many props and wardrobe items.
From 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Coconut Grove...
| Sep 16, 2012
The breeze off Biscayne Bay and playful fountains cool Vizcaya's elaborate gardens even on a sweltering summer day — not that International Harvester heir James Deering would have known. The Coconut Grove, Fla., mansion was his winter estate. When...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 11:37 AM
What is an immediate-occupancy home?
"Many potential home buyers in today's market are sidelined with a house to sell. Once they sell their homes, they cannot wait for a home to be built and need a new residence right away. To insure we are able to...
| May 15, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Ask Joe Johnson about the Beatles, and you’ll unleash a torrent of memories, song titles, gossip, side projects and production trivia that quickly meld into a psychedelic “goo goo goo joob.” He just may know too much about the Beatles....
| May 16, 2013
| 6:32 AM
For the second straight year, a group of dedicated South Floridians will harness the region’s greatest natural resource for a cause dear to the hearts of most of us. By which I mean pinups promoting dog adoption.
From 7 to 10 p.m. Friday at...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 7:15 PM
When your goal is worldwide domination, you gotta do what you gotta do. For Pitbull, hardcore Miami Heat fan, that means getting in bed (figuratively speaking) with Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban.
“Yeah, we don’t talk about that,”...
| May 22, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Actor Christian Slater has purchased a home in Coconut Grove, Fla., for $2.2 million.
Called Villa Dolce Far Niente and built in 1928, the estate centers on a Spanish-style home with four bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and 2,971 square feet of living space....
| Jan 10, 2013
| 12:29 PM
"Part of the reason why I'm attracted to craft beer is because it's not this 'sex sells' gimmick to market the product," says Arwen Lehman, a Miami resident who runs with the Craft Brewjas, South Florida's only group of "wicked women who love beer."
| Jul 26, 2013
Get canned at the Elbo Room on Friday during the Fort Lauderdale Beach bar's canned-beer happy hour, featuring beers from Shipyard and Sea Dog breweries. From 4 to 7 p.m., Shipyard's flagship Export Ale and the seasonal Summer Ale...