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  • ‘Light’ Complaints Lodged Against Pride Center

    Wilton Manors resident Matthew Dreger just wants to sleep at night but the glare from several unpermitted lights at the LGBT community center next door is lighting up his neighborhood “brighter than a Walmart.”

  • A&E Opera: ‘Porgy and Bess’

    The artistic and administrative team at the South Florida Symphony are definitely not afraid to tackle a challenge. Case in point: Last season, the symphony collaborated with the famed Martha Graham Dance Co. on a critically-acclaimed world premiere ballet by South Florida composer Tom Hormel, “The Legend of Bird Mountain.”

  • An Inventory Carol

    (WMG) In this final installment of my 2018 Wilton Manors real estate review, I will share my impressions on the levels of inventory we are seeing in the market. 

  • Before Drag There Was Jewel Box Revue

    There are probably only a handful of people still alive today that remember Danny and Doc’s Club Jewel Box. One of South Florida’s earliest known gay bar/club, it was only around from the late 1940s until around the mid-1950s when it was demolished to make way for the Jordan Marsh department store at NE 15th street and Biscayne Blvd in Miami.

  • Best Of 2018: Broward - Bars & Clubs

    Here are SFGN's "Best of 2018" winners in the Bars and Clubs category in Broward County.

  • Best Of 2018: Broward - Food

    Here are SFGN's "Best of 2018" winners in the Food category in Broward County.

  • Best Of 2018: Broward - Groups

    Here are SFGN's "Best of 2018" winners in the Groups category in Broward County.

  • Best Of 2018: Broward - Other

    Here are SFGN's "Best of 2018" winners in the Other category in Broward County.

  • Best Of 2018: Broward - People

    Here are SFGN's "Best of 2018" winners in the People category in Broward County.

  • Best Of 2018: Broward - Shopping

    Here are SFGN's "Best of 2018" winners in the Shopping category in Broward County.

  • Best Of 2018: Key West

    Here are SFGN's "Best of 2018" winners in Key West.

  • Best Of 2018: Miami-Dade

    Here are SFGN's "Best of 2018" winners in Miami-Dade County.

  • Best Of 2018: Palm Beach

    Here are SFGN's "Best of 2018" winners in Palm Beach County.

  • Brenda Snipes Resigns As Broward County Supervisor Of Elections

    (CNN) Brenda Snipes has submitted her resignation as the supervisor of elections for Broward County, Florida, after the completion of a recount that brought renewed scrutiny of her tenure.

  • Chamber Ensemble Offers Unique Program In Upcoming Concert

    Fit Frank Molano jokes that he is the “designated adult” in charge of the New Directions Chamber Winds, but when it comes to their music, he and the other 15 musicians in the local ensemble are always serious.

  • Christmas Is Cancelled!

    Word spread quickly across the land that our pugnacious leader had decreed that Christmas would be cancelled this season. No merriment and joy for all while he had to suffer the humiliation of this past week from his public squabble with Pelosi and Schumer right on his own turf at the White House. 

  • Column: A New Year And A Look Back 

    This time of year, one would normally expect my regular list of New Year’s resolutions for our city of Wilton Manors.

  • Column: City Budgets, Affordable Housing and the Wilton Drive Project…Oh My!

    Keeping with Island City tradition, our Mayor and City Commissioners voted to cancel the first scheduled City Commission meeting in August for summer break. There will certainly be plenty on the agenda when they return on August 28.   

  • Column: Compass To Expand Mental Health Therapy Program

    We must have been very good here at Compass last year, because we received a GREAT holiday gift that we want to share! We are excited to announce that our mental health therapy program is expanding in 2019, thanks to a grant from The CenterLink – Johnson Family Foundation Mental Health Initiative. 

  • Compass Points: Compass Celebrates 30 Years 

    A lot can change in 30 years. Thirty years ago the Apple IIc computer went on sale for $1,295. Thirty years ago the first National Coming Out Day was recognized.