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Judith Leiber: A Bagful of Life

Holocaust survivor and handbag designer Judith Leiber is also a fashion icon and astute businesswoman, while The Leiber Collection, a Palladian-style museum in East…

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Convenience 2.0

FOR THOSE WHO LOATHE SCHLEPPING HOUSEHOLD NECESSITIES FROM GROCERY STORES TO THEIR HOME, ENTREPRENEUR AND FOUNDER JONATHAN KADOCH OFFERS CONVENIENCE AND TIME THROUGH HIS…

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Exotic Kosher

A SURFSIDE RESTAURANT CALLED 26 SUSHI & TAPAS OFFERS A FINE DINING EXPERIENCE WITH A FAMILY STYLE TWIST THAT EMBRACES A KOSHER CULINARY APPROACH…

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Fashion Forward Vision

THIS NEW YORK BASED DESIGNER CREATES SEXY AND SOPHISTICATED COLLECTIONS THAT COMBINE CLASSIC TAILORING WITH MODERN SILHOUETTES AND LUXURIOUS FABRICS. HERE, JAY GODFREY SHARES…

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Dream Big, Work Hard

ARRIVING FROM BARRANQUILLA, COLOMBIA, NERA GRISALES SHEFER SET OUT TO MAKE A CHANGE IN SOUTH FLORIDA AND BEYOND. AS AN IMMIGRATION ATTORNEY FROM SHEFER…

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Fiddler On The Loose

VIOLINIST ITZHAK PERLMAN, WINNER OF ISRAEL’S NEW GENESIS PRIZE, OVER THE DECADES HAS FIDDLED HIS WAY AROUND THE WORLD AND INTO THE HEARTS OF…

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Mysteries of Messing

THIS TALENTED STAR OF “THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA” IS ALSO OUTSPOKEN, DISARMING AND INTELLECTUAL, A RARE MIX OF MOXIE, BEAUTY AND BRAINS. By Linda…

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Design Meets Functionality

MAKING ITALIAN DESIGNER-FURNITURE BEAUTIFUL, FUNCTIONAL AND DURABLE, AND THEN MARKETING IT TO THE PICKY SOUTH FLORIDA MARKET, IS A CHALLENGE, BUT KNOWING THE PRODUCTS…

A Timeless Jewel

TEMPLE EMANU-EL, THE JEWEL OF THE COMMUNITY, HAS BEEN ELEGANTLY RESTORED, REMINISCENT OF A TIME IN WHICH NOTABLE LEADERS SUCH AS GOLDA MEIR AND…

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To leave a Mark

MEET MARKOS LEAVE, PHOTOGRAPHER, ARTIST, FATHER OF THREE AND COMPLETELY IN LOVE WITH HIS LIFE-LONG CAREER. HERE, WE TAKE A GLIMPSE AT THIS MASTER’S…

The Lesser Letter

SOUTH FLORIDA LAWYER, ACTIVIST AND PHILANTHROPIST GARY LESSER IS DEVOTED TO GIVING BACK TO HIS COMMUNITY IN THE CHARITABLE WAYS HE LEARNED FROM HIS…

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The Krave To Work

A MOTHER OF THREE WHO DEDICATED THE PAST 15 YEARS TO RAISING HER HIGH-ENERGY BOYS, SHARES WITH JW THE MOTIVATION THAT HAS BROUGHT HER…

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The Zac Attack

AWARD-WINNING FASHION DESIGNER ZAC POSEN COMBINES EXCELLENT CRAFTSMANSHIP WITH REMARKABLE INNOVATION TO CREATE MODERN AMERICAN GLAMOUR. By Linda Marx   Interest in fashion came…

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Better Than Coffee

THE LIVELY MORNING SPORTS TALK WITH THE DYNAMIC DUO OF MIKE GREENBERG AND MIKE GOLIC HAS TURNED OUT TO BE A BETTER WAKE-UP CALL…

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Staying Ontrac

ENTREPRENEUR JONATHAN MANDELBLUM SHARES WITH JW HIS MOTIVATION, VISION AND APPROACH TO MAKING A REGULAR TRAVELER’S ROUTINE, SUCH AS RENTING A CAR, MUCH EASIER…

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Miami Mobili

MIAMI OFFERS MANY OPTIONS FOR BUYING FURNITURE IN A VERY COMPETITIVE MARKET THAT GOES FROM THE INEXPENSIVE TO THE VERY HIGH-END. IN THIS ARTICLE,…

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The Naim Effect

WITH A REPUTATION FOR DEEP ANALYSES ON GLOBAL ISSUES, VENEZUELAN-AMERICAN THINKER MOISES NAIM HAS MADE A NAME FOR HIMSELF AS ONE OF THE GO-TO…

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Actress In Gold

HELEN MIRREN WAS RECENTLY AWARDED THE WORLD JEWISH CONGRESS RECOGNITION AWARD BY ITS PRESIDENT RONALD LAUDER FOR HER PORTRAYAL OF MARIA ALTMANN IN THE…

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Generation To Generation

MRS. NILY FALIC AND HER DAUGHTER-IN-LAW MRS. JANA FALIC ARE WOMEN TO THANK. THEY ARE THE QUINTESSENTIAL EPITOMES OF INSPIRATIONAL COMMUNITY LEADERS, HAVING PROVIDED…

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Meet The Babies

JAIME AND HANNAH PESATE, THE OWNERS OF PANCITAS, HAVE FILLED A GAP FOR MOTHERS TO BE BY OFFERING AN ULTRASOUND SERVICE THAT OFFERS PREGNANT…

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Busy Bobby

BOBBY GENOVESE’S PRIVATE PORTFOLIO OF EXCLUSIVE RESORTS SPANS THE GLOBE, FROM LUXURY ESTATES TO ROMANTIC CHALETS AND LAKESIDE COTTAGES WHICH HE OFFERS FOR CUSTOM-DESIGNED…

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The Showstopper

“SOUTH FLORIDA IS REALLY LIKE A SECOND HOME FOR ME,” SAYS FAMED ISRAELI SINGER DUDU FISHER, WHO RETURNS TO THE INTIMATE AVENTURA ARTS &…

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WAX ON – WAX OFF

NOEMI GRUPENMAGER, FOUNDER AND CEO OF UNI K WAX CENTERS AND UKW FRANCHISING COMPANY, BRINGS BODY HAIR REMOVAL, ALSO KNOWN AS WAXING, OUT OF…

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Wrapped In Success

CELEBRATING THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF DIANE VON FURSTENBERG’S ICONIC WRAP DRESS, THE REFINED FASHION DESIGNER HAS BECOME A GLOBAL BRAND. HERE SHE SHARES WITH…

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A Look At A Unique Development

HARRY WEITZER HAS BEEN ONE OF FLORIDA’S BIGGEST HOMEBUILDERS FOR DECADES, AT ONE TIME SECOND ONLY TO LENNAR, AND ALL THIS WHILE STRIVING TO…

Geniuses In The Making

STUDIES IN CHILD DEVELOPMENT HAVE SHOWN THAT A PROPER EARLY EDUCATION CAN SIGNIFICANTLY IMPROVE INTELLECTUAL AND MOTOR SKILLS IN CHILDREN. FOR THIS REASON, ORGANIZATIONS…

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Rare Finds In The Palm Beaches

CEDRIC DUPONT ANTIQUES OFFERS THE LARGEST COLLECTION OF IMPORTANT 18TH AND 19TH CENTURY FRENCH, ITALIAN AND CONTINENTAL ANTIQUE FURNITURE AND ACCESSORIES IN THE U.S….

Books &… Movies

A WELL-KNOWN FLORIDA BOOKSTORE OWNER, TAKING ADVANTAGE OF HIS CONTACT TO THOUSANDS OF WRITERS, TEAMS UP WITH AN EXPERIENCED PRODUCER AND TAKES THE PLUNGE…

Veneta Cucine In America

AFTER A HISTORY OF ARTISTRY AND MUCH RECOGNITION FOR ITS FINE ITALIAN KITCHENS, VENETA CUCINE, ONE OF ITALY’S PREMIERE KITCHEN MAKERS, IS STRONGLY SETTING…

All in The Family

WITH DEGREES IN BIOMEDICAL AND ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI AND MULTIPLE HARVARD BUSINESS COURSES, MAX ALCALAY WAS POISED TO FOLLOW A…

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Building With Binah

IS THERE SUCH A THING AS JEWISH DESIGN? IF SO, WHAT ARE THE HALLMARKS? HOW HAS THE KABBALAH INFLUENCED ART AND ARCHITECTURE? THE PRINCIPLES…

I’m A Jewban

WITH HARD WORK AND PASSION, SAL PRASCHNIK IS THE EPITOME OF QUINTESSENTIAL PERSEVERANCE, A TRUE EMBLEM OF DETERMINATION. IN THIS INTERVIEW ARTICLE, WE TAKE…

Hero Takes On Gsd

AN ALMOST UNKNOWN KILLER KNOWN AS GLYCOGEN STORAGE DISEASE HAS BEEN MAKING THE LIVES OF MANY FAMILIES A NIGHTMARE OF MISDIAGNOSES AND MISTREATMENTS. HOWEVER,…

The Creative Lion

WITHIN THE REALM OF INTERIOR DESIGN THERE ARE SOME TALENTED ENTREPRENEURS WHO LEAVE THEIR MARK ON A WIDE VARIETY OF PLACES. ALFREDO LEON IS…

To Infinity And Beyond

COLOMBIAN-BORN BUSINESSMAN DAVID MENDAL RESERVED A $200,000 SEAT ON VIRGIN GALACTIC’S SPACE SHIP II, WHICH WILL TAKE HIM TO SUBORBITAL ZERO-GRAVITY FLIGHT—A DREAM COME…

Hot Salsa To Go

THE FOOD MAY BE GREAT; THE DECORATION EXQUISITE, BUT FOR MANY, IF THE ENTERTAINMENT AT THE PARTY IS JUST NOT RIGHT, IT’S EAT UP,…

Bringing Space To Life

B83 DESIGN STUDIO FOUNDER EXPLAINS HOW THEIR MIXED-STYLE CONCEPT IS TURNING INTERIOR DESIGN DREAMS INTO REALITY FOR THEIR CLIENTS. By Nathalie Benhamu-Salama In 2009,…

A Passion For Polo

Garber Family Affair By Virginia Gil The names are familiar throughout the polo world and etched on numerous trophies in the U.S., England and…

Briza on the Bay

Miami’s premier event venue is exceeding expectations one celebration at a time. By Boaz Tepper What began as an experimental business in my grandfather’s…

Hey Day

Hand-crafted social stationery for truly lasting impressions By Daniela Oliwkowicz What is letterpress? Letterpress is an old printing technique and a labor of love….

Party Like A Rock Star

HOW TWO FORT LAUDERDALE ENTREPRENEURS STRUCK GOLD BY HAVING FUN. By A.J. Yaari When my partner Lior Avidor and I opened Exit 66 in…

Auto Fervor

WARREN HENRY ZINN LOVES SELLING SNAZZY CARS…AND RETURNS THE FAVOR IN A BIG WAY. BY LINDA MARX Florida automobile dealer and philanthropist Warren Henry…

Amalia

CHILDREN’S FINE JEWELRY & BOUTIQUE. By Dan Fuhrman Fun, creative, colorful, and cute are just a few words that describe the most unique children…

So-Mi In Motion

A UNIQUE BOUTIQUE THAT YOU CAN COUNT ON. By Sofia Mishaan Before opening my store, I was intrigued as to why people such as…

Let’s Get Loco!

ONE OF THE MANY GREAT THINGS ABOUT MIAMI IS THE YEAR-ROUND WARM WEATHER, BUT ITS EVER-GROWING MULTICULTURAL COMMUNITY IS WHAT MAKES IT ONE OF…

Eat, Stay And Pray

COSTA HOLLYWOOD TARGETS THE GLOBAL JEWISH COMMUNITY by Jen Karetnick We’re very used to hearing about luxury resort–condominiums designed for signature markets debuting on…