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Inaugural Boca Raton Jewish Film Festival Ends Sunday

Are you a film buff? In on the film circle? How about a supporting cast member? If none of that makes sense, that's because it doesn't. Not until you've heard about the inaugural Boca Raton Jewish Film Festival happening March 19-26 at Cinemark Palace 20 in Boca Raton, and its multi-tiered VIP…
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Hurry for Tickets to Slow Food Miami

  For the sixth year, the Slow Food Miami’s “Snail of Approval” Tasting Party will feature dozens of Miami’s best chefs, local growers and producers. And their food, of course. It all happens on March 24, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., at the fab Eden Roc hotel on Miami Beach. Wines are…
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Your Week Ahead March 21-27

Boca hosts its biggest foodie weekend of the year, knights and minstrels gather one last time in Deerfield, and LBJ and MLK talk civil rights in Coral Gables. Plus, The Pretenders, “Phantom of the Opera,” “Personal Shopper” and more in your week ahead. WEDNESDAY What: The Pretenders Where:…
ReDream, oil on canvas by Evan Lurie. On display at Art Boca in 2016.
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Art Boca Starts Today, Ends Sunday

  One of Boca Raton’s most significant—and promising—art events is this weekend—and it’s a don’t-miss. Now in its second year and conceived as a spinoff of the Art Basel idea, Art Boca Raton Contemporary Art Fair starts today at the International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches (along…
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Make Bonefish Grill's Pomegranate Sage Martini & Celebrate St. Patty's Day

Bonefish Grill has a new menu Bonefish Grill is changing its menu to add some new seasonal dishes available through May 1, which isn’t unusual, and those include Georges Bank scallops grilled with parmesan risotto, organic Irish salmon (appropriate for St. Patty's Day today!), Norwegian salmon, Rockefeller…
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Boca and Delray Election Recaps

Delray election recap There’s a lot to say about Boca Raton’s election on Tuesday. But we will start with Delray Beach’s election, which produced some surprises. In the City Commission Seat 2 race, Jim Chard got 56 percent of the vote in a four-candidate field that included Kelly Barrette,…
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Running For a Cause in the Run From the Rays 5K

Samy Goldfarb was diagnosed with melanoma 15 years ago, when he was only in his early 30s. His father also had melanoma, which was detected early, and his father’s twin sister died from the skin cancer. It runs in the family. But for two years, Goldfarb has participated in a different kind…
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How to Give Out-of-Towners the Quintessential Florida Experience

Experiencing the Florida Everglades with family January to April in Boca Raton is what I have affectionately dubbed “houseguest season” for my family. My friends and in-laws travel down south in droves to escape the cold and enjoy Boca’s enviable winter weather. I’ve discovered that having…
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Zoo Brews and a New Happy Hour in Palm Beach

Palm Beach Meat Market's new happy hour bites and drinks Happy hour food should be tantalizing, attractive, easy to eat and combine several different tastes into one gotta-have-it dish. Meat Market Palm Beach has just added some bites to its daily happy hours from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. that may just…
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Final Election Notes and Other News

Election thoughts Here are some final thoughts ahead of tomorrow’s elections in Boca Raton and Delray Beach. Haynie vs. Zucaro From a traditional standpoint, the race for mayor of Boca Raton should not be close. The incumbent, Susan Haynie, has been involved with the city since 1974—as…
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The Week Ahead March 14-20

Jazz in the Gardens returns with a star-studded lineup, Florida Grand Opera puts poetry in motion, and Slow Burn Theatre ventures down the Mississippi. Plus, Carol Burnett, City and Colour, George Packer and more in your week ahead. TUESDAY What: George Packer Where: Society of the Four Arts,…
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Pub Crawls & Parties on St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick’s sweetness: Guinness cupcakes at The Bakery Bar On St. Patrick's Day there are the usual pub crawls, street fests and green beer, but at Angelo Elia The Bakery Bar, you can pay $4 for a Guinness cupcake! These tasty morsels will be available now through March 17. As a Guinness girl…
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March 23 Dinner Specials in West Palm and Palm Beach

Tapas on menu for Bistro 1001’s pop-up Cuban dinner Pick up a ropa vieja or arroz congri tapa, plus more, along with drinks and live music as Chef Christian Quinones of Bistro Ten Zero One hosts a pop-up Cuban dinner on March 23. For $10, you get one drink and one amuse bouche, plus the music…

Zucaro Swings at Haynie and Misses

The latest Zucaro vs. Haynie allegation This week, Al Zucaro tried to change the story in the Boca Raton mayoral race. Zucaro, who is challenging incumbent Susan Haynie, has a record of financial problems. He has not repaid any of a $406,000 judgment against him in 2009 from a lawsuit related to…