| May 14, 2014
| 11:14 AM
Becoming Cher isn’t easy.
Especially if you’re a man.
But that’s what Richard Fernandez, a.k.a Franchesque Richards, does about four times a week (five if he does the Sunday Gospel Brunch) at Lips restaurant in Oakland Park (Click...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:39 AM
This weekend’s Surfers for Autism Beach Festival is South Florida at its most authentic and cliché-defying best, a free three-day gathering of music, food trucks and fellowship made special by moments of transcendent joy, watching children and young...
| May 22, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Commercial spearfishing can be a lot like catching hell: Rough seas. Bossy captains. Decompression illness. Prowling sharks.
The job is no day at the beach, said Boca Raton's Paul Varian, who stars in the new reality series, "Catching Hell," debuting...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Ravens rookie running back Lorenzo Taliaferro was arrested and charged with destruction of property and being drunk in public over the weekend, according to Williamsburg, Va., police Major Greg Riley.
Both are misdemeanor charges. The fourth-round draft...
| May 27, 2014
| 3:34 PM
South Floridians will soon have more options for flying to Jacksonville.
Silver Airways announced plans Tuesday to begin nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International and Jacksonville International airports starting Aug. 19.
| May 1, 2014
| 7:15 AM
“Ashmore’s Store,” an album of uncommon ambition, is named for a small pharmacy, opened in 1946, that served folks in the black area of Tallahassee called Frenchtown, where a teenage Michael Koppy developed his music and the courage to...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Landing the big one counts, but anglers’ rewards come in all shapes and sizes
For many Midwesterners, fishing is a labor of love and longevity, a passed-down-through-generations ritual of patience and promise. Whether their fishing hole is as...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:50 AM
Fort Lauderdale’s FAT Village, the Lake Worth Community Redevelopment Agency and a Broward County poetry “Super Bowl” by the Jason Taylor Foundation are among the finalists announced Tuesday morning for a Knight Arts Challenge grant in...
| May 24, 2014
Entertainment calendar of events for the week of May 29.
One Hot Mess
Vibe at 1935 welcomes the band One Hot Mess as they perform their rocking covers at 8 p.m. on May 30. This trio of musicians will serve up songs from the likes of Pearl Jam and...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 4:42 AM
Looks like this guy has been watching way too many Miami Vice re-runs.
Guy Lanchester, 46, was busted on a cocaine possession charge in Key West, reports WTVJ NBC News-6 in Miami.
After arriving at the pokey, Lanchester allegedly told cops, "I...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 9:44 AM
'Black Horizon' By James Grippando. Harper, 384 pages, $25.99
Through his 21 novels, James Grippando has found new ways of telling stories about the intricacies of Florida, drawing inspiration from real events.
In "Black Horizon," Grippando weaves a...