Posts by: Matthew Shaw

Keep Mellow and Carry On with Brian Bateman

Mellow Mushroom bar manager Brian Bateman brings experience, beer-knowledge, and an unflappable demeanor to the popular Pizzeria’s...

Positive Vibes, Healthy Living, and Homemade Hummus with Renee Spadaro of Crave Food Truck

With Crave Food Truck, Renee Spadaro spreads positive vibes, a passion for healthy living, and, often, homemade hummus on each wrap. On a...

A Familiar Face: Behind the Bar with Angelika Zaharias

After nearly three decades behind the bar, Angelika Zaharias remains the pillar of this family-owned Anastasia Island institution....

Behind the Bar with Martin Tummino

Martin Tummino spent nearly a half-decade perfecting the cocktail recipes of the Latin world. Now he’s lending his expertise to downtown...

Veteran Restaurateur, Jeff Holleran

With a cornucopia of healthy options featuring locally sourced ingredients, plus a well-planned beer and wine program, the ever-evolving...

Non-Commissioned Officers Club: Bringing the Nation’s Heroes Together for a Nightcap

For those who’ve served our country, the NCO Club of St. Augustine is a place of community and fellowship… and $2 beers on...

From One Ancient City to Another: The Journey of TraumaOne Pilot Nikolaos Kanellos

A clear vision and some skillful maneuvering brought this helicopter pilot to St. Augustine. Fate – and a bit more maneuvering – has...

Big Picture: Make Everyone Weird

St. Augustine oddities institution wants to help students embrace differences. In the early 2000s, the slogan, “Keep Austin Weird,”...

3 Best Breakfast Joints in St. Augustine

The whole brunch craze has gone too far. Fifteen dollars for suspiciously orange mimosas? Come on, now! Really, it’s just breakfast...

How I Got Here: Cory Busichio of Ocean Extreme Sports

Cory Busichio blew into St. Augustine riding the winds of change. Now he’s staying put. Looking out at towards the sea, Cory Busichio is,...