Images courtesy of Lady GUY and JR Davis

Never drab, always a queen: Wilton Manors’ “Lady GUY”

The Manor Complex in Wilton Manors is one of the hottest LGBT nightclubs in Broward County, and at its heart is Lady GUY. Every Friday and Saturday night at the Manor for the past five years, Guy Tomasello dons his 6-inch heels, bright wigs, oversize glasses and transforms into one of the area’s best-known drag queens. The journey began in 2000 ...

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Photo courtesy of Holi Vegan Kicthen

Holi Vegan aims to nourish “mind, body and soul”

An entrepreneur traveled more than 4,000 miles to open a restaurant in North Miami Beach to serve people “the food they need.” Laura Ramonda, 34, is from Cordoba, Argentina. She moved to Miami in May, and on June 29, she opened Holi Vegan Kitchen in North Miami Beach with her sister Cecilia. The word “holi” is associated with Lord Shiva of ...

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A patron looks at the Visionaries of the Light exhibition at the Ideobox gallery in Wynwood. (Photo by Leslie Ovalle / SFNS)

Wynwood’s Ideobox features mentally ill artists

In the back of the Ideobox art space in Wynwood are 20 works that include photography, photo collage and photo object sculptures, created by artists here and abroad living with mental illness. The exhibition is called Visionaries of the Light, presented by the SaludArte Foundation and National Art Exhibitions of the Mentally Ill. “It integrates two fields: What is art ...

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Approximately 90 percent of the orange groves in the state have contracted the plant disease known as “greening." (Photo via United States Department of Agriculture).

The SoFlo Scoop: Adele endorses Clinton; Citrus trouble; New allegations surrounding Jose Fernandez accident

Good morning South Florida! Today is Thursday, Oct. 27. Miami is expected to have a high of 81 and low of 75 with showers and thunderstorms likely. Key West will have scattered thunderstorms all day with a high of 81 and a low of 76. Fort Lauderdale will have a high of 81 and a low of 76 and will also ...

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump visited the Bay of Pigs Museum and Library in Miami's Little Havana (Photo via Flicker by Marcel Fahle)

The SoFlo Scoop: Clinton in Coconut Creek; Trump at Bay of Pigs Museum; Rising property prices

Good morning South Florida! Today is Wednesday, Oct. 26. Miami is expected to have a high of 86 and low of 58 with mostly sunny skies throughout the day, while Key West will be mostly cloudy and windy with a high of 83 and a low of 76. Fort Lauderdale will also be mostly cloudy, expect a few showers early in ...

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Margaret Kurtzman (Image courtesy Kurtzman family)

Margaret Kurtzman on a mission to make Pinecrest squeaky clean

Similar to dozens of Pinecrest residents, Margaret Kurtzman makes routine of walking along the canal on Red Road. But instead of two-pound weights and Beats headphones, she grips a white plastic trash bag, pausing every few paces to reach for empty bottles scattered across the damp grass. “When I was in England, they were advertising for people not to litter ...

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Donald Trump sign. (Image via Wikicommons)

[Video] Florida Believe it or Not: Daughters bury dead father; Man runs over Trump sign; Woman causes explosion attempting to vacuum gasoline

Halfway through fall, Floridians can slowly see that the holidays are falling upon us. Halloween candy is being purchased, costume ideas are being worked out and Macy’s is already putting up Christmas decorations. As we approach the trick-or-treating lets have a look at some of the few recent strange happenings in the Sunshine State: Two alleged burglars in Orange County were ...

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Democratic vice-presidential candidate Tim Kaine (Photo via Flickr by U.S Embassy Kabul Afghanistan)

The SoFlo Scoop: Tri-Rail fatality, Tim Kaine in South Florida, Cuban migrants on the Keys

Good morning South Florida! Today is Tuesday, Oct. 25. Miami is expected to have a high of 81 and low of 76 with cloudy skies in the early morning, Key West will be cloudy all day with a high of 82 and a low of 76. Fort Lauderdale will also be mostly cloudy all day with a high of 81 and ...

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Early voting started today in several South Florida counties. (Photo via Flicker by User: Tim Evanson)

The SoFlo Scoop: Early voting begins; Street named after fallen solider; Murder aftermath on Facebook

Good morning South Florida! Today is Monday, Oct. 24. Miami is expected to have a high of 79 and low of 71 with cloudy skies in the early morning and night, and Key West will be partly cloudy all day with a high of 81 and a low of 75. Fort Lauderdale will also be mostly cloudy all day with ...

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The Deering Estate in Palmetto Bay. (Image via Wikicommons)

Palmetto Bay residents to vote on annexation, charter amendments

When the residents of Palmetto Bay head to the polls Nov. 8 they will not just be voting for a member of the Village Council and vice mayor, but also on four charter amendment questions and a proposed annexation of West Perrine. John DuBois, the village’s vice mayor who is running for reelection, said the village’s attorney asked Palmetto Bay ...

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