A notable and toothsome debut in Bal Harbour is Aba, part of the Chicago-based restaurant group Lettuce Entertain You. Aba, which has two other locations, in Austin and Chicago, brings a fusion of flavors from Israel, Lebanon, Turkey and Greece with a menu curated by Top Chef alum CJ...

With more than 60 issued and pending patents globally, Kohen is known for his highly disruptive smart platform technologies. He founded SKYX Platforms d/b/a Sky Technologies with a mission to redefine lighting, ceiling fan and other installations by adhering to a strict plug-and-play philosophy. Within the last few years, Kohen has racked up key milestones in technology and finance. The company’s generation-1 invention was added to the National Electrical Code, based on the safety aspects of the technology—the most significant addition to the NEC in the past 40 years, and its ceiling outlet for lighting and fan products was approved by the American National Standards Institute. It wasn’t just regulators who were impressed: In 2022, SKYX Platforms took the company public on the NASDAQ (as SKYX) at a stunning $1 billion market cap. And soon SKYX will plant a flag in Miami.

La Byci will open its bike shop and cycling club in the Wynwood Arts District on Tuesday. Along with providing everything riders need, from high-end apparel to bikes, the company also offers an all-inclusive cycling club for riders of all levels. “I just love cycling and wanted...