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By Miss-Adventure Whenever my mom visits Florida, she gets all decked out in her spandex shorts, hot-pink fanny pack and visored helmet, rents a beach cruiser and gets out to ride in the Gold Coast sunshine. Last March, she told me about this amazing ride she took along A1A to

By Danielle Charbonneau In Honor of Human Trafficking Awareness Month Last month, Lighthouse Point magazine ran a feature on Sharon Stephenson, the owner and entrepreneur behind Blooming Bean, a newly opened coffee shop on the first floor of the Bailey Contemporary Arts center. During our interview, we quickly discovered Stephenson’s

The Greater Pompano Beach Chamber of Commerce Fine Food & Wine Festival Where: Sheraton Suites Fort Lauderdale at Cypress Creek • 555 NW 62 Street, Fort Lauderdale When: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Main Event 6:30-9:00 VIP 5:30-6:30 VIP tickets $85 each, or four for $300 Tickets $60 each, or four

By Danielle Charbonneau The 2016 Pompano Fine Food & Wine Festival will benefit both the Pompano Beach Chamber of Commerce and Woodhouse, Inc., a non-profit dedicated to helping adults with severe forms of Cerebral Palsy. The history of Woodhouse, Inc. is that of a dedicated, loving mother, desperate to help

Dr. Brian Rask becomes Exchange Club President Photos by Jon Frangipane The Pompano Exchange Club installation proceedings took place at the Hillsboro Club on Friday, June 28th to an ebullient group of members and friends, on hand to witness the change of command. Outgoing President Robert Friedman gladly handed over

5th Annual Benefit Classic Car Show Photos by Ethan and Andrea Freygang The Lighthouse Point community gathered for fun and charity at the recent 5th Annual Benefit Classic Car Show at the Shoppes of Beacon Light. On May 18, residents gathered to listen to the tunes of The Surf Bandits

3rd Annual Fun Horse Show & Fair Bit By Bit Presents “Kentucky Derby Day” Photos by Debra Todd Spirits were high Saturday, May 4th, on a weather-perfect day at the 3rd Annual Fun Horse Show & Fair. This year’s theme was “Derby Day,” as it coincided with the yearly Kentucky

“Walk in the Park” a Fun Time! Photos by Jon Frangipane and Marty Lee Everyone was invited to John Knox Village on Sunday, April 7th for a “Celebration of one community sharing life for 45 years.” The weather cooperated, except for a few sprinkles, as invited guests roamed the picturesque

FAMILIES BECOMING STRANGERS I am a people watcher. Especially when I’m alone, and especially when eating at a restaurant. Recently, I had a quick bite at the California Kitchen in Fort Lauderdale. You see, it must be a quick bite because the music background is an incredible, mindless cacophony —

Exchange Club Installs New Officers The Pompano Beach Exchange Club held its annual Installation Dinner at the Hillsboro Club on June 28th. This was an opportunity to recognize outgoing Officers and Board members for their leadership over the past year and install the new members. Scott Alford was honored as