Drowning in debt, South Florida restaurants resort to crowdfunding to stay afloat
Jerk Machine owner Catherine Malcolm was already drowning in bills, but the three-day eviction notice from her landlord at Lauderhill Mall stung the worst. So she turned to one final lifeline: a $50,000 GoFundMe campaign.
The $1 million question: Can World Poker Tour happen safely at the Hard Rock?
Hundreds of poker players will gather for the World Poker Tour’s 2021 Lucky Hearts Open, the first major live event at the Hard Rock since March COVID restrictions.
Gene Siskel Film Center names Rebecca Fons director of programming
Rebecca Fons, former Chicago International Film Festival education head and Iowa City programmer, moves to Gene Siskel Film Center in key curatorial role.
Sunday calendar: Virtual community, entertainment events starting Jan. 17
This is a roundup of current and upcoming virtual calendar events available in South Florida; includes family, community, entertainment, social and holiday activities.
South Florida Garlic Festival heads to Wellington
The South Florida Garlic Festival has a new home and new dates, March 6-7.
In Fort Lauderdale, A Cut Above Butcher & Provisions brings gourmet meals to the old Quarterdeck space
The just-opened Cut Above Butcher & Provisions brings world-class Kobe beef and ‘the best coffee you’ve ever had’ to Fort Lauderdale.
Mask up! The Wharf Fort Lauderdale reopening on Jan. 28
Two months after a maskless horde ruined its first attempt at reopening in just two days, the Wharf Fort Lauderdale will try again with a four-day party Jan. 28-31.
The Batman comic book caper ends with million dollar auction
One of the world’s best-known Batman comic book collections is up for auction, roughly two years after being stolen from a Boca Raton storage unit.
Watch this. Eat that: A dining rec that even Gordon Ramsay would love
Dinner and a show: Tribune critics’ picks for an entertaining night at home.
‘WandaVision’ review: A couple of Avengers struggle to assimilate in suburbia with mixed results — so far
“WandaVision,” Marvel Studios’ new Disney+ TV series, gets off to a rough start, but gathering storm clouds may promise better episodes to come.