Brenda Popritkin and Kristi Vannatta are Podcasting Pals

Two South Florida moms open up about motherhood and autism via a lighthearted podcast

The Leaders of Quality Aging Care

Wanting to give your loved one the quality of care you would give? That’s what inspired Home Care Assistance, the leading provider of home care for seniors across the U.S. Their mission is to change the way the world ages and provide care to th...

Singing for a Cause

Singing for a Cause Submitted by admin on Mon, 03/30/2015 - 05:30 Take me back to the early days of your career. I didn’t know at the time that my strength was in creating songs. I moved to Manhattan...
Boutique owner Michelle DiMarco at an outdoor patio in front of a fountain

Lofty Goals with Michelle DiMarco

The fashion maven transforms Fort Lauderdale’s Lilac and Lilies Loft—and her home—to reflect a sense of substance and style

Smoothie King Franchisee Transforms His Diet To Practice The Healthy Lifestyle He Preaches

Local business owner Omar Medrano reversed a poor and unhealthy diet to take control of his weight—and his life.


GISELLE MEZA Submitted by admin on Fri, 07/19/2013 - 05:06 By 14, Giselle Meza had been through the worst. Lured from her affluent, Oregon neighborhood to Europe by a woman she thought was her friend, ...

Bollywood Actress Somy Ali Celebrates 10 Years Of No More Tears Non-Profit

South Florida’s Somy Ali, a former Bollywood actress, celebrates 10 years since the inception of her non-profit No More Tears, which helps victims of domestic violence.

Treasure Hunter Tommy Thompson Sold $50 Million Worth Of Gold — And He’s In...

Just like any treasure hunt, the details are sketchy, a modern-day version of a deserted island map, with an X marking the spot. But...

Meet Chris Stegner, The Man Behind “Very Big Things”

Photography by Austen AmackerWhen he was little, Chris Stegner didn’t think much about technology.“I had an Atari, I guess,” he says. “That’s pretty much...

Fort Lauderdale’s First Female Fire Chief Reflects On Her Career And Looks Forward To...

Fourth generation firefighter Rhoda Mae Kerr launched her career in Fort Lauderdale. And after being the first female fire chief in two other cities, she does it again as she returns where it all started.

Financial Advisor D. Tyler Vernon Moves His Company Headquarters To Boca Raton

Financial advisor and TV personality D. Tyler Vernon has done an impressive job at predicting the markets. Now, he’s giving some sound financial tips from his new company headquarters in Boca Raton.
Photo courtesy of Greg Young, founder of the Backpack Barber Foundation

Meet the Backpack Barber

Philanthropist Greg Young is making a difference through his Backpack Barber Foundation, one free haircut at a time

Under the sea

At first glance, the starfish, the whales, the seahorses look too perfect. Surreal.

Why Florida Bike Laws Hardly Protect Cyclists

If you’ll allow it for a moment, let’s make some assumptions about you. Let’s suppose you’re committed to never texting and driving like any...

Rob Ceravolo On His Career With Tropic Ocean Airways

Rob Ceravolo always knew he’d follow in the footsteps of a character from a book by Jimmy Buffett.


JAMIE TELCHIN Submitted by admin on Fri, 07/26/2013 - 08:01 if only Jamie Telchin’s grandmother could see him now. The 41-year-old president of develop- ment of LXR Luxury Resorts & Hotels rememb...

Case In Point

Rick and Rita Case built an auto empire that has stood the test of time—and is now entering a new chapter


The GIFT OF GLAM Submitted by admin on Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:17 Tammy Gail calls herself the plate spinner. She doesn’t work in the food industry, but she always has something on her plates. And she n...

This Local Artist Turns Blank Walls Into Vivid Works Of Art, From Miami To...

Ruben Ubiera's vibrant images give life to static walls. His art is splattered across restaurants from Delray Beach to Boca and across blank spaces in artistic neighborhoods such as Wynwood in Miami.

A Relationship Builder

A Relationship Builder Submitted by admin on Mon, 04/27/2015 - 00:59 One of the first things you’ll learn upon meeting Gerard van Grinsven is that he believes in building strong relationships. So muc...