“Fantasy Sundays” Comes to Life
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“Fantasy Sundays” Comes to Life

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At The Pub Wilton Manors with Miss Kimberly VenomBy John M. HaydenVenom can kill and is rarely sweet, but Miss Kimberly Venom (aka Kimberly Gomez) kills it on the stage…

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A Quarantine Queen Can’t Mask Her Enthusiasm
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A Quarantine Queen Can’t Mask Her Enthusiasm

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By John M. HaydenAfter months of quarantine, reduced hours, and way too much good parking, Wilton Drive is starting to come alive. If the heart of “The Drive” is a…

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Angels In Wilton Manors

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By John M. HaydenHoly Angels’ pastor, Monsignor Jamie Forsythe, has the perfect mantra for 2020: “I believe whenever there’s a crisis, God brings out opportunity.”While many of us are just…

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Coming to the Rescue
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Coming to the Rescue

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By John M. Hayden“Would you rescue me when I'm by myself?When I need your love, if I need your helpWould you rescue me?” -One RepublicThis year, almost everyone has needed…

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Match Game is an Art Form
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Match Game is an Art Form

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By John M. HaydenDodging COVID-19 and hurricanes is keeping us busy during 2020. The massive crises of this year affect us all at some level. Even in tough times it’s…

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The Dane of Key West
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The Dane of Key West

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Who Not to Miss at Bourbon Street PubBy John HaydenKey West, Florida’s come-as-you-are party capitol, has been quieted by COVID-19. We still have no idea what the ‘new normal’ will…

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It All Comes Out in the Wash

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Majestic Car Wash Creates a Scrubs4Scrubs Give BackBy John HaydenFrontline workers have never been so in demand or so appreciated than they are in 2020 and the age of COVID-19.…

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Tough Times Build Stronger Communities
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Tough Times Build Stronger Communities

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By John M. Hayden The COVID-19 crisis has affected [most] everyone in deeply personal ways. Maybe you haven’t hugged your best friend in weeks. Maybe you haven’t had a paycheck…

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The Show Must Go Online
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The Show Must Go Online

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By John M. HaydenThe quarantine has created something even worse than the dearth of toilet paper: the dearth of live entertainment on The Drive. Live shows are so abundant that…

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The Big Dance
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The Big Dance

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By John M. HaydenThe pulsing music. The infectious rhythm. The amazing moves being so tough that you pull a muscle just watching. The Peter London Global Dance Company (PLGDC) has…

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A Well Heel’d Show at The Pub
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A Well Heel’d Show at The Pub

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By John M. HaydenLife’s been a drag the last few weeks with social distancing and self isolating. When life gets back to normal, it will still be a drag, but…

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The Loss of a Community Hero
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The Loss of a Community Hero

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By John M. HaydenThe first law enforcement officer in all of Florida to be taken from us by COVID-19 was one of our own. Deputy Shannon Bennett was a 12…

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Diverse Help for Our Diverse Community

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AHF Affinity Groups By John M. HaydenBack in the day, we were known as the gay and lesbian community. Later we became the LGB community. Now the letters are more…

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Show Stopping Moment
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Show Stopping Moment

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By John M. HaydenDiego and Drew may say “I do,” but Eric Hibbard is saying, “Yes” after Jesus Reyna asked, “Will you?” A night of interactive theater at the Broward…

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