Florida Escapes

Why should tourists have all the fun? The Sunshine State offers plenty of reasons—from beach retreats to golf getaways—for residents to pack their bags. GOING COASTAL One Ocean Resort Hotel & Spa 1 Ocean Blvd., Atlantic Beach, 800/874-6000 Where: About 4.5 hours drive time, 13 miles east of Jacksonville Why Go: This property, once the […]


In The Wake Of The Ripper

Twenty-five years after a series of grisly murders rocked the University of Florida, South Florida residents who lived through the nightmare recall the events that paralyzed a city and forever changed lives. Jennie Sherrick had just finished moving into Broward Hall, a six-story, red-brick dorm in the center of campus at the University of Florida, […]


The Boca Interview: Curtain Call

Gloria Estefan, already the most successful Latin crossover artist in music history, brings the soundtrack of her South Florida-based life to the Broadway stage. Long before she altered the musical landscape at home and abroad with a sound in perfect rhythm with the multicultural city from which it sprang, Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo García was […]

Best of Boca & Beyond

Join us in celebrating a year in the life of Boca and beyond—from community newsmakers and cultural highlights to restaurant buzz and locals who made a difference.

Haute & Homegrown

Start your summer off in style with fashion and accessories originated in our own backyard.

The Drive-In Challenge

What was once an essential form of movie watching is now a South Florida relic—but that hasn’t stopped three area drive-ins from keeping the big screen alive.



Backstage Pass: Take 5

In the South Florida theater world, no one has an ear for sound quite like Matt Corey. Also, meet a visual artist who happened to be a man of many words, and check out the Hot List for July and August. Matt Corey Sound designer/musician/president of Insight for the Blind It’s Matt Corey’s responsibility to […]


Face Time: Jennifer Silliman

 A maternal mental health advocate explores the “Dark Side of the Full Moon.” When a child-birth class in Jupiter invited Jennifer Silliman to speak last year, the crusader for maternal mental health issues made sure to share her talking points prior to the presentation. But that night, as she started listing various risk factors for […]

Home Town

Celebrate the people, places and events that give our community its identity—including a Boca club that puts children first and a man who lights the way for local residents.

Shop Talk

Sun worshippers, rejoice! We have you covered from head to toe, from the latest swimwear and beach styles to products that will keep you safe from the rays.

Feel Good

An experienced cyclist and a local travel expert offer tips and destinations for those seeking a more adventurous vacation.

Style & Design

Homeowners are going green when it comes to interior touches.

Dining Guide

Don’t leave home without it—our comprehensive guide to the best restaurants in South Florida, including new reviews of Max’s Social in Delray and La Ferme in Boca.