| Oct 22, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Critical violations of state sanitation and safety laws recently observed by inspectors at 12 South Florida restaurants prompted the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation to cite the owners and briefly suspend operations.
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:54 AM
South Florida bands looking for their big break have another outlet that puts the spotlight on them.
WPBT-Ch. 2's new program, "The Gig," focuses on local musicians, where they rehearse and perform and how they create their music. It will air 7:30 p.m....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Six years ago, Ali Kanaan took a buyout from Ford Motor Company and moved from Michigan to South Florida. Lucky for us, he used the cash to open Kabobji, which I believe is South Florida's best Middle Eastern restaurant.
I'm biased. For 10 years, I...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 8:56 AM
Bonnie Clearwater just about capsized South Florida's cultural scene when the 18-year curator of the Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, announced she would be trekking north to become the new director of the Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale.
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:37 PM
What's the frequency, South Florida? If you're wondering why you're hearing some of your favorite AM sports and news talk stations on the FM dial lately, it's part of a recent migration that's changing the airwaves.
ESPN West Palm Beach's move to FM...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:04 AM
It's been a long month of celebrations.
So far, we've collected freebies for Labor Day on Sept. 2, International Literacy Day and Grandparents Day on Sept. 8, Cheeseburger Day on the 18th and Talk Like a Pirate Day on Sept. 19.
A few "holidays" we...
| Jul 21, 2013
Eduardo Mendieta's graffiti murals are usually found slapped across the warehouse facades of F.A.T. Village, the Wynwood Art District and nightclubs in West Palm Beach, each sporting the face of a familiar muse: his 8-year-old daughter, Amira.
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:38 PM
In a coup for Broward County cultural life, the Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale has ended a year-long nationwide search for a new director by naming Bonnie Clearwater, whose innovative 18-year tenure at the Museum of Contemporary Art in North Miami has...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 11:58 AM
When I first visited Market 17 in the months after its October 2010 opening, I sensed that sibling restaurateurs Kirsta and Aaron Grauberger had a hit on their hands. But I wondered if their timing was just a little off.
The Great Recession was still...
| Sep 8, 2013
Broward County's unemployment rate has fallen to 6.2 percent, well below the national average. Happy days aren't yet here again, but things are looking up. Here are a few ideas on how the community can work together to build a prosperous, and a more...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:07 PM
Howie Kleinberg of Bulldog Barbecue (15400 Biscayne Blvd, North Miami, 305-940-9655, Bulldog-BBQ.com) hosts his second pop-up dinner Monday starting at 6 p.m. with guest chef Ted Mendez of Grove Isle Hotel & Spa in Miami.
The theme this time is Latin...