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Macken Companies’ Beach House Single-Family Home Development in Fort Lauderdale is 75% Sold

Completion Scheduled for Summer 2018          FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (October 3, 2017)—Macken Companies’ new single-family home development, Beach House, currently under construction in east Fort Lauderdale, has reached the 75 percent sales mark. A three-bedroom, four-bath, 2,796-square-foot model residence located at 2512 NE 32nd Ave. has been sold completely furnished at the full asking price of [...]

2017-10-12T09:41:00+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Blog|

Christmas on Las Olas 2017 presented by Breakthru Beverage Florida to ‘Light It Up!’

55th Annual Christmas on Las Olas Presented by Breakthru Beverage lights the way for holiday giving with exciting NEW holiday fireworks display! “For the past five+ decades, Christmas on Las Olas has been a much-anticipated holiday celebration for locals and visitors alike. We have truly outdone ourselves this year!,” said Luke Moorman, President of the [...]

2017-10-03T00:12:16+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Events|

Sydney B “A One-Of-A-Kind” Children’s Boutique Celebrates 2nd Anniversary!

(July 2017 )“Sydney B is a one-of-a-kind children’s boutique, buzzing with the unique, whimsical clothing and accessories you want for your one-of-a-kind little bee,” enthused owner Anna Zuckerman.  The store, at 713A East Las Olas, is celebrating their 2nd Anniversary this month. Echoing Anna’s description, store manager Joan Prioetto says that at Sydney B you’ll find the [...]

2017-08-04T17:27:49+00:00 August 4th, 2017|Blog|

Sun Trolley Offers Free Rides for Florida Residents This Summer

Fort Lauderdale, FL (July 26, 2017) –Sunshine and beautiful beaches aren’t the only things that come free in Fort Lauderdale. The Sun Trolley is offering Florida residents free rides on the Las Olas Link from July 1 to September 30, 2017, with presentation of a valid Florida ID. “Summertime is fun, the kids are out [...]

2017-08-02T09:10:30+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Blog|

Macken Companies’ Beach House Model Residence Sets New Sales Record

Click here for more photos of beach house FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (June 28, 2017)—Macken Companies, a full service real estate firm, has announced the sale of its four-bedroom, 2,964 square-foot model residence at Beach House, a new luxury development of four single-family homes on the barrier island of Dolphin Isles in Fort Lauderdale. The [...]

2017-06-29T11:22:00+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Blog|

Rocco’s Tacos & Tequila Bar Launches ‘After Midnight’ Happy Hour

(Fort Lauderdale, May 2017) Roccos Tacos Las Olas is NOW offering food and drink specials nightly from midnight until close, a NEW kind of  Happy Hour! Happy hour is great and all, but sometimes it’s challenging to leave work and get to a restaurant before the bargains end. And that’s just sad. Fortunately, Rocco’s Tacos [...]

2017-06-23T10:22:27+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Blog|

Las Olas Capital Arts Opening Reception on June 29th featuring Liora Davis

Fort Lauderdale, FL. (April, 2017) –Las Olas Capital Arts celebrates their 5th featured artist,  Liora Davis.   Join us for an opening reception with the inspiring artwork of Liora Davis  at 6pm on Thursday June 29th, drinks and light appetizers will be served. RSVP is required.  (Click here to RSVP) Liora has been an artist [...]

2017-06-23T10:35:42+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Blog, Events|

The Downtown Jewish Preschool (DJP) is proud to announce an Epic Art Opening Event Thursday May 25, 2017

For Immediate Release,Fort Lauderdale, FL - The Downtown Jewish Preschool (DJP) is proud to announce an Epic Event on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 7:30 pm Art pieces made exclusively by the students of the Downtown Jewish Preschool will be exhibited and auctioned off at the Igal Fedida Fine Art Gallery & Atelier on Las [...]

2017-06-28T16:22:13+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Blog, Events|

SuViche Celebrates its Lucky Number 7 Anniversary with $7 Drink Deals & Raffles

SuViche launched its first location on May 26, 2010 in Brickell and now has a total of four locations (Wynwood, Brickell, Miami Beach and Las Olas), plus an outpost at Marlins Park. The restaurant’s recently launched its annual features menu for 2017 as well as an all new beverage program featuring a selection of dynamic, [...]

2017-06-23T09:39:11+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Blog, Events|

SuViche Announces New Bar Program and Annual Features Menu

New drink menu offers dynamic craft cocktails; features menu introduces six specialty dishes  Miami, Fla. (March 27, 2017) – SuViche, South Florida’s innovative Peruvian-Japanese concept and Pisco Bar, is pleased to announce the launch of its all-new bar program and its 2017 features menu. As part of its revamped beverage offerings, the restaurant has introduced [...]

2017-05-26T13:49:46+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Blog|

Water Taxi teams up with Tortuga Festival for Las Olas Transport!

March 2017: for immediate release- The popular Tortuga Festival is teaming up with Water Taxi to provide convenient transport to and from the Festival ground on the beach with special all day passes.  Water Taxi is the coolest way to get there and the best party before the show. Soak in the sun and enjoy [...]

2017-05-26T13:55:32+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Blog, Events|

Everyone’s a VIP at the Las Olas Wine & Food Festival 2017!

  The 22nd year of the Las Olas Wine & Food Festival is shaping up to be one for the books as a showcase of South Florida’s finest eateries and international wineries, hits iconic Las Olas Blvd., Friday, April 21. (Las Olas, Fort Lauderdale, FL) January 1, 2017 – Get ready to sip, sample, mix, [...]

2017-05-26T13:55:00+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Blog, Events|

Hoffman’s Chocolates Celebrates St.Patrick’s Day with Luck Leprechaun Sundaes & Free Ice Cream for a Year Contest

Hoffman’s Chocolates will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on Friday March 17, 2017 by offering a special, limited-edition Lucky Leprechaun Sundae, Shamrock Oreos and other holiday-themed treats.  The Lucky Leprechaun Sundaes are comprised of two scoops of mint chip ice cream topped with whipped cream, a decorated Shamrock Oreo cookie and special-edition Green Clover Lucky Charms [...]

2017-05-26T13:54:18+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Blog, Events|

New York Times Acclaimed Journalist and Fashion blogger breaks barriers at DJCC Ladies East Side Fundraiser – over 100 ladies expected!

Downtown Jewish Women's Connection – the very active and forward thinking Ladies Committee of the Downtown Jewish Center Chabad(DJCC) – is hosting their 12th Annual Ladies Luncheon on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 10:00am at the Museum of Art on Las Olas Boulevard. The Luncheon this year is aptly named "The Couture Event" - Where ‘Fashion Meets [...]

2017-05-26T13:53:53+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Blog, Events|

‘Murder at the Family Reunion’ Is Theme of 22nd Annual ClueLess on Las Olas Benefiting Partners In Education

  ‘Murder at the Family Reunion’ is the theme of this year’s ClueLess on Las Olas, the much anticipated annual fundraiser for Partners In Education.  More than 500 amateur sleuths from around South Florida will be on Las Olas Boulevard on Thursday, March 23rd to solve the unique murder mystery game. Produced in association with [...]

2017-05-26T13:53:17+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Events|