March 2017

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*Extra Extra!*

Each month we select some stories from the print magazine and expand upon them, exclusively for your eyes, on bocamag.com. Here’s what we chose as your web extras this month:

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Music Fest Guide

Everything you’ll ever need to know about SoFla fests.

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Deconstructing the Dish

Porky porking pork chops!


Irish Dance Lesson

BM_TheLocal_Sarah_Shapiro-25Expert Sarah Shapiro teaches us the basics.

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Features

48 Hours in Miami (pg. 86)aCooperDasic5254

The party never stops in Miami. Hit the nightlife scene at an old Havana cabaret, a Baz Luhrman-designed gilded 1920s hotel, a haute hostel bar, a retro club with a studio 54 vibe and ice skating rink—and the design district.

by Nila Do Simon

Day to Night Drinks: Mocktails to Cocktails (pg. 94)

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Juice it up with artisan cocktails that go from day to night as crushed berries, herbs and flowers are transformed into adult beverages with a shot, or two.

by Libby Volgyes

A History of Music in South Florida (pg. 100)

A tribute to the birthplace of disco, Margaritaville and the Miami sound from Buffet to the Beales, Estefan to Flo Rida.

by Scott Piccoli

Escape Rooms (pg. 108)

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Indiana Jones wannabes and closet gumshoes can test their skills solving mysteries to escape Egyptian mummies and tombs, alien base installations and psycho killers.

by Thomas Yair

Departments

Editor’s Letter (pg. 30)

As spring’s zephys blow into Boca, our thoughts turn to MLB baseball and new beginnings.

by Marie Speed

The Local (pg. 33)

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Here’s what matters in March: Boca Chatter last-minute tips for spring break, vintage maps and books that are Worth the Trip to the Old Florida Book Shop, an interview with America’s premier balloon dressmaker and Women Volunteer of the Year winners.

42: Dress Code: We’re feeling blue this spring in watercolor shades of the Atlantic in accessories and sand-soft new suede shoes.

64: City Watch: Expediency is the ticket when luring a business from Boca to Delray.

by Allison Lewis, Randy Schultz, Marie Speed and Thomas Yair

Biz (pg. 67)

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Mall czar Sal Saldana goes the extra mile to cater to customers, KRS Global cleans up and the Historical Society keeps the past current.

by Gary Greenberg

Feel Good (pg. 77)

A good left punch can leave you feeling better—and healthier, a peek at pickleball (no pickles involved). On the hunt for healthy nosh or nibble? There’s an app for that.

by Lisette Hilton

Backstage Pass (pg. 117)

Check out who’s on the playbill at this year’s Festival of the Arts, including a New Yorker cartoonist—plus a March calendar with everything from the Capital Steps to the miracle of Smokey Robinson.

by Thomas Yair

Dining Guide (pg. 127)

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Our comprehensive guide to the best restaurants in South Florida includes reviews of the Wine Spectator award-winning Caffé Luna Rosa, haute hotel dining at Bistro Ten Zero One, and a classic Brooklyn deli in Boca, Junior’s, and beach o’clock cocktails at Benny’s.

Reviews by Lynn Kalber

The Scene (pg. 161)

High season soirées from South Florida State of the Market, Generation Hope, to the I have a dream gala.

by Shayna Tanen

My Turn (pg. 176)

Negligent parenting without consequences turns out a nation of ruffians and scofflaws the author opines.

by John Shuff
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