THE GREAT ESCAPE

Peace and Paradise at Captiva’s South Seas Island Resort By Pamela Jacobs   When it comes to travel, the word “luxury” is subjective. For some people, it means beautiful scenery; for others, it’s pampering and relaxation. For many, though, regardless of the destination, luxury travel is all about an escape—an escape from home and from…

Stars in the City

Where to Find A-Listers in NYC This Month From October 19th through the 23rd, Jimmy Kimmel Live is broadcasting five original shows from the Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Howard Gilman Opera House with a lineup of celebrity guests—Jay Z, Bill Murray, Michael J. Fox, Bradley Cooper, Misty Copeland, Howard Stern, and more. The show returns…

Keeping Kid Athletes Safe

By Kenan Trebincevic I applaud Michelle Obama’s recent fitness campaign, “Let’s Move,” to combat child obesity. However, as everyone goes back to school, we have to remember that kids should also exercise moderation in exercising.  Injuries from overtraining have been on a steep rise in the U.S., according to the American Academy of Pediatrics. Over…