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There's a new show on the air from our very own senior reporter at OutSFL, and he's bringing together Wilton Manors and West Hollywood.

- Christiana Lilly, Editor


OutSFL Reporter Launches New Show

West Hollywood and Wilton Manors are the epicenters of LGBTQ culture. Now, both queercentric cities are represented in The W Boys WeHo2Wilton, a hot new entertainment show tackling everything from hot gossip to hot sauce.

Eric Restivo lived and worked in WeHo before moving to Wilton Manors in 2022 and brings his west coast vibes to the show. His co-host is John Hayden, who’s lived in Wilton for 19 years, brings old school east coast vibes. (John Hayden is also a reporter for OutSFL.)

“My fifth grade teacher called me a TV-aholic, and she was right. Pop culture has been a lifelong obsession for me,” Hayden said. “Eric is a great friend and partner. He makes it all seem so effortless. I can’t believe I have a TV husband!”

Restivo has been a DJ and entertainer for years. He moved here with his husband Todd and hosts events throughout Greater Wilton, including trivia at Pub On the Drive on Wednesdays. But he still has love for WeHo.

“The fact that no one living in WeHo is from WeHo sort of gives perspective into how creative and artistic it really is. The amount of safety that comes along with stepping foot onto Santa Monica Blvd. is unparalleled.”

Hayden worked for 13 years as an entertainment journalist and has interviewed 1,000+ celebrities and has tons of stories. “The best interview was with Cher, she was awesome,” he said. “My most surreal moment was when I went to London and spent an evening watching a movie with Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.”

“Nothing is off limits,” Restivo said.

He and Hayden lived up to that promise in the first episode, where they dished on "Wicked," interviewed local producer and "American Idol" alum Matthew Darren, and ate increasingly spicy hot wings. Eric was dying. Hayden never broke a sweat.


March is Colorectal and Anal Cancer Awareness Month

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month and March 21 was Anal Cancer Awareness Day. We thought it would be a good time to catch up with our favorite local bottom expert, Happy Hiney Health founder Dr. Elie Schochet, owner of the South Florida Colorectal Institute

The Food Truck Store, It’s Not What You Think

The Food Truck Store is a good old-fashioned burger joint celebrating the hamburger (or hamburguesero) in just about every combination you can think of; single, double, or triple patties, with cheese, condiments, and toppings galore, and various kinds of bread and buns.


Psychologist Puts Skills to Work in Regional Premiere

Licensed psychologist Bayla Travis uses her training and clinical experiences to create engaging characters for the stage, this time in "The Dyke and the Porn Star" now at The Foundry.

Weekly Events

TODAY: "Hurray for Hollywood"

The Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida is bringing your favorite tunes from the movies, from the Roaring '20s to today at this concert at The Parker.

SAT: Pop Up Thrift and HIV Testing

Broward House is hosting a Promise Pop-Up Thrift and free HIV testing, with proceeds benefitting the organization's programing.

SUN: Classic Car Show

Enjoy a day of classic cars, pizza and drinks at Anne Marie's in Pompano Beach.

Job Opportunities

Kitchen Helper -- Wilton Manors

Sardi is hiring a kitchen helper to assist in meal preparation, follow food safety guidelines, clean and sanitize kitchen equipment and tools, support the kitchen team, assist with receiving and storing deliveries, and collaborate with kitchen staff.

Special Events Coordinator -- Wilton Manors

The Pride Center at Equality Park is hiring a special events coordinator to 

manage logistics for the center's fundraising and programmatic events, help plan and manage the details of events, and ensure proper planning, preparation, budgeting, execution, problem-solving, and follow-up of development and programmatic events.

Friday's Furry Friend

Big and beautiful, that’s me: Nyla. I'm 2 years old and 94 pounds of sweetness. My former owner used me to breed and now that he is done with me gave me to the shelter. I love to meet new people; I like blankets and plush toys, and I love treats. Because of my size, older kids might be best and a home without cats, as I seem to want to chase them.


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