The Balcony, a Sophisticated New Orleans-Inspired Restaurant, Grand Opening on May 4 in Fort Lauderdale

We are excited to announce the Grand Opening of The Balcony, a Sophisticated New Orleans-Inspired Restaurant, opens May 4th 2018. A New Concept by PDKN Restaurant Group, The Balcony is Owned by Former Miami Dolphins Player Kim Bokamper and his three partners, PJ Kavanagh, Damon DeSantis and Noel Cullen Fort Lauderdale, Fla. — (April 24, 2018) — The Balcony, an upscale two-story restaurant which [...]

2018-06-07T17:44:19-04:00April 26th, 2018|Blog|

Buy a Caramel Apple & Help Local Kids

Buy a Caramel Apple and Help Local Kids: Celebrate National Poetry Month with Gourmet Caramel Apples Hoffman’s Chocolates is pleased to announce that it will be celebrating National Poetry Month in April by teaming up with the Jason Taylor Foundation to support the young poets of the Omari Hardwick bluapple Poetry Network. Jason Taylor and Jarett Levan [...]

2018-04-22T00:14:13-04:00April 22nd, 2018|Blog|

New & Trending Food and Fun on Fort Lauderdale’s Las Olas Boulevard

April 2018 - Consider how different the street seemed after the addition of YOLO, American Social, and the Royal Pig. But what has always stayed the same is that Fort Lauderdale residents see Las Olas as the city’s gem. We live and work there, we go out there at night, and, when we have out-of-town [...]

2018-04-28T16:19:34-04:00April 17th, 2018|Blog|

Rest & Renew Mattress Gallery Opens On Las Olas

April 16,2018 - “We focus on selling sleep here,” said Luci Figini, who along with her colleague, Carlton Williams, operates Rest & Renew Mattress Gallery, a division of City Furniture.   The 2,000 square foot “Coastal Zen” sleep boutique opened this past December at 713 East Las Olas with a curated collection of mattresses to make [...]

2018-04-28T15:54:11-04:00April 17th, 2018|Blog|

Las Olas Safety Project Seeks to Improve Traffic

April 2018 - The Las Olas Boulevard Six-month Safety Improvements Demonstration Project is part of an overall Community Investment Plan that includes safety and traffic calming improvements within the Colee Hammock neighborhood, and additional safety and traffic flow improvements along S.E. 15th Avenue. The goal of the Las Olas Boulevard Demonstration Project is to create [...]

2018-04-16T18:39:19-04:00April 9th, 2018|Blog|

Designated Rideshare Zones Created on Las Olas Boulevard

April 2018 - The City of Fort Lauderdale is doing a pilot study for  designated risdshare zone along Las Olas  Bouelvard as a part of their safe streets,  Vision Zero multi-national road traffic safety project that aims to achieve a highway system with no fatalities or serious injuries involving road traffic. Designated rideshare zones on [...]

2018-04-06T20:52:26-04:00April 6th, 2018|Blog|

Fort Lauderdale to Grow its ‘Nighttime Economy’ – New ‘Night Mayor’

April 2018 -  Fort Lauderdale staffs a team to manage its growing nighttime economy.  While Fort Lauderdale might be widely known for its nightlife, from the early days of Spring Break bars to the high-end Las Olas restaurants of today, there’s never been someone at City Hall directly in charge of managing it. Until now. [...]

2018-04-28T16:46:27-04:00April 4th, 2018|Blog|