Norman Van Aken is one of the most celebrated chefs in Miami, but before he found his calling in the kitchen, he sold flowers in Hawaii, traveled the country as a carnival worker, and painted houses. His new book, No Experience Necessary, tells the type of tale that foodies gobble up. His memoir is ... More >>
The Catholic Church has announced that a vial of blood from the deceased Pope John Paul II will tour South Florida beginning tonight. A viewing is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Saint Catherine of Siena Church, 9200 SW 107th Ave. Catholics will be able to touch a prayer card to the vial so they can have ... More >>
When the Pubbelly boys open restaurants, they call them concepts. Their strategies, though, are not about location. It's not décor. Or cuisine. Or even target crowd. The concept, rather, is Pubbelly. The word describes not food or ambience, but brand. And PB Steak -- the latest South Beach restau ... More >>
The following compendium is not to be confused with our Top Five Restaurants for Outdoor Dining. The former isn't concerned with how good the restaurant is overall, and just having outside seating doesn't cut it. The great outdoors on this list has to come with something lovely to look at, and th ... More >>
Burger KingBK: so much more than a Whopper.Miami-based fast food giant Burger King has announced that they're entering the Canadian Poutine market with the addition of the Canadian specialty to their menu.That got us wondering just what other worldly delights the King dishes out in other countrie ... More >>
Let's make one thing perfectly clear: Alejandro Sanz is the man. Know how Juanes holds that records for most Latin Grammys? Guess who held that title just before him.They didn't just hand those to over to him be because they dug his distinguished salt-and-pepper looks. The Spanish singer also hap ... More >>
With 30 years under her belt as a singer and an actress, Paloma San Basilio is something of a Spanish icon. She's starred in such theatrical revivals in Madrid as The Man of La Mancha, My Fair Lady, Victor/Victoria and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Evita and she's released close to 30 records since her ... More >>
Ideas Restaurant in the Grove is all about its name. The lunch specials reflect customers' input. When diners finish their meals Chef Felipe Perez often leaves the kitchen to cull reactions and take requests for future meals. The restaurant also takes e-mail suggestions into consideration when deci ... More >>
The band plays Little Havana's KimbaraCumbara this Friday.
Week two at the Miami International Film Festival.
Global Cuba Fest hits the Spiegelworld tent.
Buikas Afro-flamenco sound bridges worlds
From Spain to your plate, La Dorada delivers deliciously
The tale of a lion killer, million-dollar art, and a fat priest
Chef and entrepreneur Alan Hughes pays the bills with cooking, but music is in his heart
Musician has salve for every sorrow
Starting anew, round two
For Spanish teen sensation Malú, the music must keep pace with her sex appeal
We are the United States
Os Amores Libres (RCA Victor/BMG)
October 15 - 21, 1998
Can a Spanish dancer take flamenco into the new millennium?
Father Jose Luis Menendez of Wynwood takes the church to the people and the people to the streets
COPEX separates the men from the boys