Articles Posted by Eric Barton

No, South Florida’s Wild Monkeys Will Not Give You Herpes

Researchers are worried that a recent viral story about a potential deadly disease carried by monkeys living near Ocala could have a negative im...

Life Post-Parkland: 5 Stories Of Change And Hope

After a tragedy comes an overwhelming, undeniable groundswell for something better

Editors' Picks: An Insider's Guide To Fort Lauderdale's R...

A guide to everything to do, see and eat in Fort Lauderdale.

This Is What It's Like To Live And Volunteer At Hugh Tayl...

For the volunteers who live in parks, a few hours of work mean a chance to live in unbelievable spots.

Two South Florida Locals Launch Photography Project Focus...

Late at night, adventurers search the Glades for the last clues of failed pioneers.

Fort Lauderdale Restaurants Market 17 And Hot & Soul Clos...

Two of Fort Lauderdale’s most popular restaurants—Market 17 and Hot & Soul—are no longer.

When Technology Failed, Good Old Detective Work Led To Bu...

For most of the 37 years that Captain Jeff Ardelean has worked as a state wildlife officer, he has been on the hunt for something that sounds li...

The Impossible Burger Lands In South Florida, And Yes, It...

It wasn’t easy to try the meatless, highly touted Impossible Burger. The only place to sell it in Broward and Palm Beach counties is Fort Lauder...

How State Lawmakers Could Shake Up Florida's Higher Educa...

State lawmakers consider a fundamental shift in the way Florida educates college students.

An Inside Look At The Mysterious Tech Company Magic Leap

Can a local billion-dollar tech startup finally pull something astounding from its sleeve?