• Blogs

    August 12, 2014

    Fisher Family: Destroying Church Courtyard Shows "Lack of Respect for History and Culture"

    Sometime this morning, the Miami Beach Historical Preservation Board will decide whether or not to grant a rehearing on the controversial plan to turn the Miami Beach Community Church courtyard into a clothing store. Church leaders claim the plan will save the struggling parish. Preservationists and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2014

    Kentucky Derby Watch Parties in Miami: Big Hats and Bourbon

    They might be just 3 years old, but the 20 horses expected to start this year's Kentucky Derby are some of the most talented athletes in the world. Most of the thoroughbreds -- including the favorite to win this year's run for the roses, California Chrome -- have already arrived at Churchill Downs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2013

    Miami Kentucky Derby Parties This Weekend: Bourbon, Funny Hats, Fast Horses

    On Saturday, May 4, people from all over the world will flock to Louisville to watch the "most exciting two minutes in sports" as the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby returns to Churchill Downs. For 20 horses and their riders, this is the culmination of their dreams. Open only to three year-old ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2011

    Trojan's Good Vibrations "Food Truck" Hitting Roundups In New York City

    Trojan The Trojan Good Vibrations truck - not selling weiners....​At Miami food truck roundups you can find most anything from tacos to snow cones. But the one thing New York food truck roundups have over us this weekend -- besides scorching heat waves and lots of pigeons -- is free sex toy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Eat With the Heat Today; Hola El Rincon Del Coqui, Adios Montaco

    El Rincon Del Coqui El Rincon Del Coqui serves authentic Puerto Rican food​El Rincon Del Coqui is named after Puerto Rico's teeny indigenous frogs. Like the amphibian, this rolling eatery is uniquely of the island. The orange truck (complete with froggy logo) serves up traditional antojitos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    Interview: Philippe Chow Gets the 10

    Philippe Chow​The battle of the Chows didn't start in Miami Beach, but when Mr. Chow and Philippe by Philippe Chow opened mere footsteps away from each other, down came the machetes. Both gents may share the same last name (and, it seems, some similar recipes--more on this later), but so there's n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2010

    Interview with Willis Loughhead, Part One

    Photo by Peter TaylorWe lost Willis to NY​Willis Loughhead's first South Florida gig was 14 years ago at the Palm Grill (locations in Key West and North Miami). Most locals, however, will remember him from when he was top toque at Tantra (1999 to 2002) and from when he ran Bizcaya at The Ritz-Carl ... More >>

  • Film

    February 5, 2004

    Feast of Film II

    The Miami International Film Festival, part two

  • News

    January 23, 1997

    Edward Albee's Mindscape

    The acclaimed playwright (and part-time Coconut Grove resident) remains an unparalleled observer of our culture -- and a genuine stickler for details

  • News

    May 12, 1993

    No Ordinary Joe

    The name of the place is just the name of the place. Except when it's your name.