2 years ago | Books
Whether you're a science nerd, a fantasy geek, a comic book dork, or any one of a dozen types of dweebs, the Miami Book Fair International always has your back. Year after year, MBFI caters not only to high-minded literati snobs, but also to all m...
2 years ago | Film and TV
"I snuck into Churchill's at 17. It was 1991 and I went to go see a band called Young Turk that had just gotten signed to Geffen Records and was about to go on tour. They were from Hialeah. I remember being scared out of my mind from the car...
3 years ago | Art
Girls rule. Wait, scratch that - let's give them the respect they deserve. Women rule. Even in the hallowed, spray-painted world of street art, women have proven that they can play just as hard and fast as the big boys, er, men. Diana "DidiRok" Co...
3 years ago | Beer and Wine
Coral Gables Restaurant Week begins today, offering Miami residents dining deals at 35 area restaurants. Similar to Miami Spice, restaurants offer locals the opportunity to dine at a discount by featuring prix fixe lunch, dinner, and even brunch d...
3 years ago | Deals
You might think Independence Day is the only summer holiday, but you would be so, so wrong. The first Friday in June (which happens to be today) is a sweet and hole-y summer holiday -- National Doughnut Day. Sure, there may be no barbecues, burger...
3 years ago | Books
Norman Van Aken may not be a household name like some of his friends, but that's probably the way he wants it. Credited with being one of the founders of New World Cuisine, Van Aken paved the way for his publicly celebrated friends, such as Emeril...