Links at Squaw Creek to open July 1

Snow might still be falling in Lake Tahoe, but Resort at Squaw Creek, is already planning for its summer season. Today, the resort announced that it will open the Links at Squaw Creek on July 1. The resort is slightly delayed in opening the course due to historic snowfall this past winter. www.squawcreek.com, The Links […]

Celebrate National Wine Day South Florida style

National Wine Day is May 25, so with that mind, here are some of my favorite South Florida hot spots to celebrate in style. Red, the Steakhouse | Miami Beach, Fla. — For Those Who Know What They’re Ordering Those who appreciate fine wines and rare reserves should head to Red, the Steakhouse in South Beach. It’s one […]

The Peninsula Beverly Hills names Darlene Adams as director of sales and strategy

The Peninsula Beverly Hills has named Darlene Adams as Director of Sales & Strategy. One of the world’s great hotels, The Peninsula Beverly Hills is a 195-bedroom property located among tropical gardens in the heart of Beverly Hills, at the intersection of Wilshire and South Santa Monica Boulevard, within walking distance of the legendary Rodeo […]

SMS Lodging adds iconic South Beach property Hotel Astor to portfolio

Family-owned and operated South Florida-based management company, SMS Lodging, has added the iconic Hotel Astor in South Beach to its growing roster of properties. Under the new agreement, SMS Lodging will oversee all aspects of the property, including reservations, operations, sales, and marketing. www.smslodging.com Directly following the deal, SMS Lodging implemented a handful of positive […]

Okeechobee Steakhouse in West Palm Beach to host Women, Whiskey and The Chef event

Here’s another reason why Okeechobee Steakhouse is one of my favorite South Florida restaurants. The 69-year-old West Palm Beach landmark eatery on July 19 will host its inaugural Women, Whiskey and The Chef event. The special four-course dinner and bourbon pairing ($85 per person) is the brainchild of Laura Lewis, who is a third-generation proprietor […]