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Mizner 200 Fails, Then Passes, and The Latest From Boca and Delray

Apparently, Mizner 200 hit a snag, and then suddenly got unsnagged The 384-unit condo project across from Royal Palm Place has already had two advisory hearings before the Boca Raton Community Appearance Board, which recommended design changes. No formal appearance before the board has been set. In…
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Review: Radiohead Begins 2017 North American Tour in Miami

  Photo by Ron Elkman. To see more images from the Radiohead concert, visit our concert gallery here.  Review by Mandy Wynne After a five-year absence, Radiohead returned to South Florida Thursday night for an explosive first night of its nine-venue, sold-out 2017 “Moon Shaped…
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Delray Affair This Weekend and the DBHS is Selling Glad Bulbs

I admit it: it never gets old. I know everyone says the Delray Affair needs a do-over, but I still love it, top to bottom, and I loved it even more when I’d go home with an armful of glads every year. In the years since—with the gladiola farms all gone now—I always felt something was missing,…
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Easter Brunches and Dinners in Broward County

An Easter brunch or dinner in Broward County is a short hop away. Here are some options when you’re headed south, but close to home: Oceans 234 Head to the beach in Deerfield—where you can actually sit next to the beach!—at Oceans 234 for Easter, where the specials will include king crab…
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Your Week Ahead April 4-10

The Delray Affair continues to innovate at 55, a Dreamgirl headlines a Boca fundraiser, and country superstars dip their toes in the Fort Lauderdale sand. Plus, Miami City Ballet, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Camille Paglia and more in your week ahead. TUESDAY What: Jennifer Hudson fundraising performance Where:…
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Easter Brunch and Dinner Choices in Palm Beach County

Searching for great Easter brunches or dinner possibilities? Easter (April 16) is approaching quickly, so make your reservations now. Here are some options in Palm Beach County: The Addison With unlimited mimosas and Bellinis and the fab food, this is a beautiful spot to spend the holiday (pictured).…
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Golf Course Updates, Chabad News, and the Delray Beach Headache

Golf course sale “This is getting out of hand,” Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie said Tuesday night. Yes, and it’s been getting out of hand for months. The issue was the city’s planned sale of the western golf course. It was added to the agenda only the day before. Deputy City Manager George…
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Review: Phantom of the Opera at the Kravis Center

  “Phantom of the Opera,” Broadway’s longest-running musical, is showing at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach until Friday, April 1. With a reboot from producer Cameron Mackintosh and under the direction of Laurence Connor, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit production is back and better…
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This 71-Year-Old Runs 100-mile Races, Directs KEYS100 Ultramarathon

With 100-mile, 50-mile and 50-kilometer ultra race distances, and the option of a six-runner, 100-mile team division, the KEYS100 is not for the faint-hearted. The course for the 10th annual KEYS100 on May 20 and 21 spans from Key Largo to Key West (for those running the 100-miler). The shorter 50-miler…
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How to Get Your LEGO Fill Without Trekking to Winter Haven

LEGO to take over the Gardens Mall LEGOs have taken over my house. My husband and daughter are quite obsessed with building, and now I’m finding LEGO pieces strewn everywhere around our home on the daily. Have you ever stepped on a LEGO? I have one word for you: OUCH. Now my family can feed its…
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Park Delays, Last Call Concerns and More Boca and Delray News

Procrastination at the park   The playground at Sugar Sand Park reopened last weekend, four months after the first projected date. It’s very impressive. Everyone was having a good time. It’s also been nearly two years since the Greater Boca Raton Beach & Parks District rejected…
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Boca and Delray Dine-in or Takeout Passover Dinners

Go out? Stay in? Plan your Passover dining now With Passover fast approaching, we found some options for dining in the Boca Raton/Delray area for you. Here are some take-out options: Henry’s - Dishes (pictured) available include a Seder plate, soup options, traditional starters, herb-roasted…
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New BBQ Joint in Boynton; Food and Wine Events on April 7

Move over. There’s a new pitmaster in Boynton. There is always, always room for one more good barbecue joint. In December, first-time restaurant owner Elliot Harris introduced celebrated Kansas City pitmaster Bryan Tyrell to Boynton Beach’s dining crowd. The two are combining a love of food…
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Your Week Ahead March 28 - April 3

Mizner Park hosts spirited mix-masters, the Carbonell Awards honor South Florida theatre, and local politicos search for civility at Lynn. Plus, Chris Rock, Dinosaur Jr., Bravo Amici and more in your week ahead. WEDNESDAY What: Dinosaur Jr.   Where: Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Highway,…
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