City of Fort Lauderdale Expands Outdoor Space

City of Fort Lauderdale Expands Outdoor Space

In an effort to promote more outdoor dining and shopping, the City of Fort Lauderdale is has launched a Temporary Outdoor Business Expansion initiative. The program involves temporarily closing portions of roads in key areas to facilitate social distancing for pedestrians and business patrons and to expand access to outdoor spaces for seating, dining, and [Read more…]

National Salute to America’s Heroes

National Salute to America’s Heroes

The National Salute to America’s Heroes (NSAH), presented by Hyundai, one of the country’s largest military air and sea shows, unfortunately cancelled this year’s event due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  However, while announcing the postponement, the NSAH and Hyundai introduced a community-based nomination initiative, titled “Salute 365,” that will recognize local healthcare professionals, first responders [Read more…]

Broward Restaurants Open Their Doors Once Again

Broward Restaurants Open Their Doors Once Again

It’s official! The governor says restaurants in all of Florida, including the counties worst hit by the Coronavirus, can re-open their doors on Monday, May 18th.  New rules include only sitting customers in every second table.  No sitting at bars.  Outdoor seating will be encouraged with minimum of 6 feet distancing between tables and no [Read more…]

What Does Phase 1 Look Like For Fans Of Live Entertainment in Palm Beach County?

What Does Phase 1 Look Like For Fans Of Live Entertainment in Palm Beach County?

Last week, Phase 1 rules for the re-opening of restaurants, retailers and elective surgeries went into effect for the entire state of Florida except for Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties.  When Palm Beach County complained that their incidences of Coronavirus weren’t as bad as those in the Miami to Fort Lauderdale corridor, the Governor [Read more…]

Distractions, Entertainment and Staying Productive during Quarantine

Distractions, Entertainment and Staying Productive during Quarantine

Do you remember exactly when you started self-isolating at home? For me, it was just before St Patrick’s Day, which always falls on March 17th which was exactly 43 days ago.  Back then, I thought that Quarantine was the perfect word to describe the length of time which we would be told to stay home.  [Read more…]