Pompano Beach’s Ultra-Luxury Oceanfront Residential Development Sabbia Beach Celebrates Sales Gallery Opening on Oct. 7; Developers, Top Real Estate Agents to Attend


Who/What:
Sabbia Beach, the first ultra-luxury “toes-in-the-sand” residential development in Pompano Beach in almost a decade, is debuting its upscale sales gallery during a grand opening event on Wednesday, Oct. 7. Executives from Fernbrook Florida, LLLP, which is developing Sabbia Beach; as well as the Sabbia Beach elite team and top South Florida real estate agents will be in attendance.

Guests will enjoy hors d’oeuvres and beverages, while they take in a preview of the ultra-luxury boutique hideaway.

The bright and airy 2,500-square-foot sales gallery replicates the elegant interiors of Sabbia Beach’s 68 residences. Large sliders open to an oceanfront 720-square-foot front deck and 750-square-foot back deck, emulating the residences’ expansive, oversized balconies, which will offer stunning views of the ocean, city or Intracoastal Waterway.

The gallery showcases the residences’ gourmet kitchen, complete with a chef’s island and Italian cabinetry, stone countertops, Miele appliances and Sub-Zero refrigerator. In addition, a replica of the spacious Sabbia Beach master bath features a chic freestanding soaking tub, Toto® fixtures, seamless glass shower, stone countertops and his and hers sinks.

The gallery’s interior design is reflective of Sabbia Beach’s resort-style amenities, designed by Interiors by Steven G. Sabbia Beach is designed by renowned Miami firm Arquitectonica. Tropical landscaping, designed by ArquitectonicaGEO, works in harmony with the building’s organic form.

Sabbia Beach’s groundbreaking will commence in first quarter 2016, with estimated completion scheduled for last quarter 2017. The 19-story, 68-residence glass structure is situated on 200 linear feet of pristine South Florida shoreline, and offers two-, three- and four-bedroom residences priced from the low $900,000s to $3.5 million. Penthouses start at $5 million and offer double ceiling height. Sabbia Beach is already 50 percent reserved.

When:
Wednesday, Oct. 7; 6:30 p.m.

Where:
730 N. Ocean Blvd., Pompano Beach, FL 33062

About Sabbia Beach

Sabbia Beach is the shared vision of prominent builders who collectively have more than 55 years of experience in creating unique, luxurious, waterfront residential communities across the Western Hemisphere. It is the first ultra-luxury “toes-in-the-sand” oceanfront residential development in Pompano Beach in almost a decade. Offering 68 luxurious condominiums and extraordinary resort-style amenities, Sabbia Beach, featuring 19 floors, is situated less than a mile north of the Pompano Beach pier, close to high-end oceanfront outdoor shops, live entertainment and fine dining. Sabbia Beach is presented by developers Fernbrook Homes of Ontario, Canada and Grupo Fernandez of Venezuela. Groundbreaking will commence in first quarter 2016, with estimated completion scheduled for last quarter 2017. For more information on Sabbia Beach or to schedule an appointment, please contact 954-781-9700 or visit www.SabbiaBeachCondos.com.

Best Lawyers® Selects Principals Peter Gladstone & Jeffrey Weissman to 2016 The Best Lawyers in America© in Family Law; Weissman as 2016 Lawyer of the Year – Fort Lauderdale Metro Area in Family Law


Peter L. Gladstone and Jeffrey A. Weissman, principals of marital and family law firm Gladstone & Weissman, P.A., have been named to the 2016 The Best Lawyers in America© list in the practice area of Family Law. Gladstone has been named to the list each year from 2005–2016; Weissman has been named to the list each year from 2007–2016.

Weissman has also been awarded the distinction of 2016 Lawyer of the Year in Family Law, Fort Lauderdale metropolitan area (including Aventura, Fort Lauderdale, Boca Raton and Delray Beach) by Best Lawyers®. In 2014, Weissman was named the Family Law Lawyer of the Year in the Miami metropolitan area (Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton) by Best Lawyers.

Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly significant. Lawyers being honored as “Lawyer of the Year” are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the exhaustive peer review assessments Best Lawyers conducts with thousands of leading lawyers each year. Receiving this designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and the same practice areas for his or her abilities, professionalism, and integrity.

Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America is based entirely on peer review. The methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area. Best Lawyers employs a sophisticated, conscientious, rational, and transparent survey process designed to elicit meaningful and substantive evaluations of the quality of legal services.

“Once again, Mr. Weissman and I are honored to be named to The Best Lawyers in America,” said Gladstone. “It is extremely rewarding to continue to be chosen by our peers for this prestigious honor in the field of Family Law.”

“It is a great honor to be named 2016 Lawyer of the Year in Family Law – Fort Lauderdale metro area by Best Lawyers,” said Weissman. “Having also received the Lawyer of the Year distinction in 2014, I feel that it is a great reflection of my ongoing dedication to and success in the field of marital and family law.”

For more information about Gladstone and Weissman, visit www.gwpa.com/Attorneys/.

About Gladstone & Weissman, P.A.

Gladstone & Weissman exclusively and discreetly handles complex divorce and related family law matters with integrity and compassion. The firm was founded in 1999 by Peter L. Gladstone and Jeffrey A. Weissman, two of South Florida’s Florida Bar Board Certified marital and family law attorneys. The firm’s attorneys are experienced in all areas of domestic relations matters, including complex equitable distribution, alimony and child support, parental responsibility, parenting plans and relocation issues, paternity, post-judgment modification matters, and preparation and negotiation of prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. The firm’s main office is located at 101 Renaissance Centre, 101 North Federal Highway, Suite 702, Boca Raton, FL 33432, (561) 447-2274. Its Fort Lauderdale office is located at Corporate Center, 110 East Broward Blvd., Suite 1700, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301, (954) 761-9994. For more information, visit www.gwpa.com or call toll-free at 866-974-8960.

About Best Lawyers®

Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. A listing in Best Lawyers is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers. For more than three decades, Best Lawyers lists have earned the respect of the profession, the media, and the public, as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals anywhere. For more information, visit www.bestlawyers.com.

Touchdown! Registration for Fall 2015 Tackle Football & Cheerleading Now Taking Place at Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade


Who/What:
Miami area children aged 5 through 15 can “get ready for football season,” thanks to Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s tackle football and cheerleading programs. Registration for the fall 2015 season (August – December) is now taking place and will remain open until all teams are filled.

The sports programs at Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade are designed to provide a safe and healthy environment so that children can learn team skills, increase self-esteem, build character, become positive role models, and increase motivation as well as specific skills related to the sport. With training provided by volunteer coaches, sport programs are available during the afternoon to the early hours of the night, and are offered Monday through Friday. This is the time of day when children, especially teens, are more likely to engage in harmful activities.

When:
Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s Gwen Cherry, Northwest, and Kendall Clubs are now holding registration for the tackle football and cheerleading season starting in August. Register Monday–Friday from 2–7 p.m. at each Club.

Where:
Gwen Cherry Club
7090 NW 22 Ave.
Miami, FL 33147

Northwest Club
10915 NW 14 Ave.
Miami, FL 33167

Kendall Club
9475 N Kendall Dr.
Miami, FL 33176

Cost:
Gwen Cherry Club: $70 for football; $50 for cheerleading. Fee includes equipment and uniform.

Northwest Club: $90 for football; $60 for cheerleading. Fee includes equipment and uniform.

Kendall Club: $140 for football; $130 for cheerleading. Fee includes equipment and uniform.

How:
Visit your nearest Club to complete a membership application. With questions or to inquire about coaching, please contact the Gwen Cherry Club at 304-694-4889 ext. 227, the Kendall Club at 305-279-3019, or the Northwest Club at 305-758-5753.

About Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade  

Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade has been serving youth in the community since 1940. What once was a single building and site for boys has grown to five Clubs serving thousands of boys and girls year round, providing programs in the areas of character and leadership development, educational enhancement, career preparation, health and life skills, cultural arts and sports, fitness and recreation. Club staffing, initiatives, and programs are designed to inspire and enable young people and provide them with the resources to succeed and share in the American Dream. For more information, please visit www.bgcmia.org.