| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:40 AM
The making of the South Florida-filmed movie “Taste It: A Comedy About the Recession” had its share of rookie moments, like when the film crew debated the offer of a featured actor, a Playboy Playmate, to go topless for one scene. She lost....
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:49 AM
If you are one of those people suspicious of Giada De Laurentiis’ indefatigable perkiness, put off by her theatrical pronunciation of “spaghetti” and “prosciutto,” and overwhelmed by her foodie-culture ubiquity, well, stop...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:07 AM
The inaugural Coastline Festival is an act of faith for Neil Jacobsen, who believes the seeds he is planting this weekend can flourish, no matter how parched the environment. The harvest, he believes, will come.
“We’re not gonna get rich...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 2:31 PM
FLAGLER BEACH — From my car window along Highway A1A in Flagler County, somewhere between the towns of Marineland and Flagler Beach, the Atlantic Ocean and its sugar-soft dunes glide by in a dizzying landscape of colors and textures.
There is the...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:33 AM
The Italian white truffle has arrived in South Florida, and chefs are dreaming up ingenious ways to incorporate these expensive — upwards of $1,000 per pound — imports into their menus.
With a taste some people describe as funky and others...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Broadcast giants ABC and Univision came together Monday to launch Fusion, a South Florida-based news and entertainment cable network aimed at young English-speaking Hispanics and their friends.
Based out of a new 150,000-square-foot studio in the...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:29 AM
South Florida attorney Mark DiCowden flew out to Southern California for a court-sanctioned deposition with pop star Justin Bieber scheduled for today, but Bieber’s schedule is uh, fully booked.
Bieber got arrested in Miami Beach early this...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:02 AM
South Beach — the mecca of strange, overpriced cocktails; glittery, drug-fueled dance parties; and pretentiously hip restaurants — has spawned a surprisingly down-to-earth burger spot in Pembroke Pines.
The buzzy Burger and Beer Joint,...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:10 AM
The most wonderful three words in the English language: free fashion show.
That's what's happening at "Funkshion: Fashion Week Miami Beach" going on October 16 - 19 in Miami Beach.
The first 100 people to RSVP per runway show at Funkshion.com attend...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:54 AM
Renee Taylor remembers everything in her life by what diet she was on at the time.
Best known for playing Fran Drescher’s mother on the 1990s sitcom “The Nanny,” Taylor’s one-woman-show “My Life on a Diet” opens...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 8:15 AM
3011 Yamato Road, west of Boca Raton, 561-409-4111, MeatballRoom.com
If you want to supersize it, come here for the goblet cocktails, the nearly dozen kinds of hefty meatballs and the mammoth variety and size of desserts.
It's all part...