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2013 Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival Presented by FOOD & WINE Expects to Raise $1.9 Million for Florida International University’s Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management

Photo courtesy World Red Eye Approximately 60,000 Attended the 2013 Festival The 12th annual Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE, which took place February 21–24, 2013, expects to raise $1.9 million for Florida International University’s (FIU) Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management …

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SUSHISAMBA® TO DEBUT IN CORAL GABLES BY APRIL 2013

Samba Brands Management will introduce its seventh SUSHISAMBA location in Coral Gables, Florida this April. Marking its third restaurant in the region, SUSHISAMBA Coral Gables, slated to open in the heart of Miracle Mile – Miami’s flourishing business and cultural center – will deliver a unique blend of Japanese, Brazilian …

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Bashing My Diet, One Burger at a Time

Thank God for shift dresses! …No Really. Amanda Uprichard is my new best friend; without her loosely-hanging silk mini, I would not be able to attest to the sheer awesomeness of Burger Bash SOBEWFF 2013. Let’s be clear: this event is not for the faint of dieting [South-Floridian] heart—though there …

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MusicShowbiz

LATIN SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME

Photo Courtesy of Said Bazze LATIN SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME ANNOUNCED TODAY THE NAMES OF THE COMPOSERS WHO WILL HONORED DURING ITS FIRST INDUCTION AWARDS GALA TO BE HELD ON APRIL 23 AT THE NEW WORLD CENTER OF MIAMI BEACH Singers / songwriters Natalia Jimenez and Jon Secada joined Desmond …

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The missing link in music: The IDA Program

Photo courtesy of IDA Program By Sandra Mateu “When preparation and opportunity collide success happens,” said Award Winning Producer Rudy Perez.  An initiative born during a regular day of auditions from the minds of music legends Rudy Perez and David Frangioni. In a time where independent artists are taking the …

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Haute French cuisine for the world’s hottest city

  If your looking for fine authentic French dining, look no further than Le Boudoir with three locations in Coral Gables, Downtown and Brickell. Owner and Chef Vincent Benoliel is a Paris born restauranteer. He is a self-taught entrpreneur that picked up on valuable skills working at a young age …

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Acting 101 – The Actor’s Resource

The ACTOR’S Resource Training The Acting School of South Florida Lori Wyman Casting TV/Film Auditioning Weekend Workshop Headshots Bob Lasky Paul Greco Agency List SAG Franchised Benz Model-Talent Agency 2211 7TH AVENUE TAMPA, FL 33605 813-242-4400 Diamond Agency, Inc. The 160 INTERNATIONAL PARKWAY SUITE 150 HEATHROW, FL 32746 407-830-4040 Elite …

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MARE NOSTRUM

By  Isabel Salazar Photo by Jonah Gouin If you are a seafood lover like I am, you will be fascinated with Mare Nostrum (Latin for “Our Sea”).  This elegant restaurant seats 154 and the alfresco patio accommodates 60.  There is also an intimate private dinning room for parties of 16 …

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CANE-A-SUCRE

Back by Popular Demand: Cane Á Sucre reopens in North Miami The Vega brothers have resuscitated Cane Á Sucre, their once-beloved Design District sandwicherie, in the heart of downtown North Miami. And this time they’ve added gourmet burgers to the menu’s already mouth-watering selection of baguette sandwiches, delectable soups, fresh …

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La Collaborazione

NOEL & UBERTO GUCCI By Reagan Lightsey Photo by Henry Perez     After first seeing Miami artist Noel’s dramatic images that seem to jump right off the canvas, it is no wonder that Uberto Gucci – of the famed fashion family of the same name – decided to collaborate …

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