FEBRUARY 2014

Features

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Freaky Florida

**In light of Jon Stewart poking fun at Florida’s weird news, here’s the full feature on Freaky Florida. This article was originally published in the February 2014 issue of Boca Mag. Is the Sunshine State the capital of bizarre, head-scratching crime? You be the judge. Illustrations by Matt MignanelliMaybe it’s the heat. Perhaps it’s the […]

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The Florida Swing

Walk in the footsteps of golf legends at classic Sunshine State courses like Bay Hill in Orlando. Arnold Palmer may hold the legal documents to Bay Hill Club & Lodge in Orlando, but as any golf enthusiast familiar with the annual tournament played here each spring knows, this course is owned by Tiger Woods. If […]

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An Island Unto Themselves

The legendary Palm Beach history of the Kennedy dynasty was anything but politics as usual. By Bob Davidoff/Davidoff StudiosThe lavish beachfront home at 1095 N. Ocean Blvd., built by Addison Mizner in 1923 for department-store tycoon Rod-man Wanamaker, originally bore the name “La Guerida,” Spanish for “bounty of war.” For a good portion of the […]

Festival of the Arts

The 2014 edition of Boca’s annual cultural extravaganza promises familiar faces and exciting new performances.

Articles

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The Life of King James

Miami Heat superstar LeBron James—the dominant player in his sport and one of the most influential athletes on the planet—pulls back the curtain on his life and career in this exclusive interview with Boca Raton. Photo Courtesy of the NBAThere is no game today, but that doesn’t mean there hasn’t been work. LeBron James has just […]

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Sexual Healing

Sex is supposed to be one of life’s great pleasures. But when couples experience problems in the bedroom, the very idea of sex can create stress, relationship woes and self-esteem issues. Rachel Needle (pictured below), a West Palm Beach-based psychologist and certified sex therapist (1515 N. Flagler Drive, Suite 540, 561/822-5454), explores common issues—and possible […]

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Special Arrangement

Anyone who knows Tatyana Levina understands how much she loves flowers. So it would come as no surprise on birthdays and holidays that friends and family from out of town would send her bouquets and arrangements. But as much as she appreciated the gesture, the flowers themselves often disappointed. “I understood how much money people […]

Shop Talk

Find out why flower power is all the fashion rage, make scents out of the most interesting celebrity fragrances on the market, and hit the course in style with help from a staffer for the Allianz Championship.

Backstage Pass

Our A&E insider prepares you for this year’s Festival of the Arts by looking back on the event’s history with its founders. Also, Take 5 with one of South Florida’s most celebrated actresses.

Dining Guide

Don’t leave home without it—our comprehensive guide to the best restaurants in South Florida, including a new review of Butcher Block Grill in Boca.

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