Author Archives: JSR Media

12 New Openings Around the State You Need to Visit This Spring

Wander Winter Park’s extravagant new library, do your dirty laundry at St. Pete’s secret speakeasy and so much more inside these latest additions to the Sunshine State.

In Search of Giants: A New Harvest Leaves Goliath Grouper Hanging in the Balance

Drew Brophy loves his fiancé, reeling in monster goliath grouper and Wendy’s Baconators—in that order. Just don’t ask him when he’s hungry. The 20-year-old Ruskin native has been fishing in the waters of Tampa Bay since he was teetering around the Manatee River as a 2-year-old, and when he’s got a rod in hand, it […]

Let’s Par-Tee: 3 Cocktails to Sip on the Golf Course

Golf is one of the Sunshine State’s most iconic pastimes, and with it comes a long (and splashy) tradition of cocktails. Tee-up these three course-inspired refreshers at your next gathering.

Where Have All the Grasses Gone?

The Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida help save our state’s beloved manatees through vital habitat restoration, rescue missions and rehabilitation.

How a Tallahassee Tradition Died a Quiet Death

It took Tallahassee locals 140 years after the Emancipation Proclamation to realize the May Party wasn’t a celebration of the real south.

The Best Florida Events Happening This Spring & Summer

From a journey through the sky to underwater musical performances, fill up your summer with these festivals.

Seven Florida Grouper Sandwiches Worthy of a Road Trip

A few of our favorite places to grub on some Florida grouper—blackened, grilled and even sandwiched between two donuts

Cruise the High Seas in One of These Florida-Made Five-Star Fishing Boats

Fort Pierce, with its deep-rooted angling culture, has a community of boat builders turning out coveted, world-class watercraft.

Escape to Florida’s Most Luxurious Wellness Resorts

Step inside the Sunshine State’s most restorative wellness resorts for an experience that mends the mind, restores the body and settles the spirit.