A Tale of Two Desserts

A Tale of Two Desserts

On March 7, 2022, Governor Ron DeSantis of Florida signed into law Senate Bill No. 1006, officially designating Strawberry Shortcake “with natural Florida dairy topping” as Florida’s official state dessert.  He signed it, appropriately enough, at the Florida...
Miami’s Board Track Speedway

Miami’s Board Track Speedway

In the 1920s, board track speedways were still very much in vogue, even though auto racing and motorcycle racing on those heavily banked board tracks was incredibly dangerous, and accidents were frequent and often fatal. Seatbelts were not in use then, brakes were...
From the Publisher

From the Publisher

Reasons to be an entrepreneur and own your own business 1. TO BE SUCCESSFUL, YOU HAVE TO WORK HARD. WHY NOT WORK HARD AND MAKE YOURSELF RICH INSTEAD OF SOMEONE ELSE? 2. YOU ARE WORKING WITH PASSION ON SOMETHING YOU LOVE TO DO OR CREATE. IT’S NOT WORK….IT’S FUN!...
Back at the U

Back at the U

Alonzo Highsmith loved his job. He really did.  He wouldn’t have lasted as long as he did if that wasn’t the case. There was only one thing that could have convinced the third overall pick of the 1986 NFL draft to finally leave the NFL. And it happened....
From Miami to Monday Night

From Miami to Monday Night

How Miami shaped ESPN’s Suzy Kolber A lifetime football fan, she learned the TV game in South Florida Photos courtesy of ESPN You likely know Suzy Kolber from her long and distinguished career in sports television. The energetic and enthusiastic TV personality...

1-2 Punch

Photos courtesy of Miami Marlins When you mention some of the best pitching duos in Major League Baseball history, you don’t think of the Miami Marlins’ Sandy Alcantara and Pablo Lopez. But, hey, they are trying to work their way into the conversation. Some of the...

Jeniya Penrod

A candid and classy conversation with a model turned lifestyle contributor Jeniya Penrod is a name synonymous with dedication and versatility. Once committed, she’s all in. From a successful modelling career to volunteering, fundraising, and offering Lifestyle...
The Fiction of The Godfather

The Fiction of The Godfather

The Godfather, Francis Ford Coppola’s Mafia classic, marked its 50th-anniversary last month. It has been described—and rightfully so—as one of the greatest movies of all time. It is a film that changed American cinema.  Based on Mario Puzo’s best-selling novel,...