December 2, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

Seaview expands coverage with new signal

Seaview radio (960 AM and 95.9 FM) has announced a new signal — 106.9 FM — to reach from Jupiter to Stuart and additional parts of Palm Beach County. More...

A forceful finale for year-end giving: Donor advised funds

GIVING

In philanthropy, trust is the currency that fuels our own business model. More...

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Concierge practice gives round-the-clock personal care

Seated on an inviting claret red loveseat, beneath a handsomely framed painting of three green apples, and just across from the highboy that holds a Mr. Coffee carafe, the doctor is in. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Boca theater pushes limits

D ESPITE THESE PRECARIOUS ECONOMIC times, there is a new professional theater company in our midst. New, but with a 20-year track record. The Boca Raton Theatre   More...

What, no sugar plums? Weekend packed with holiday events

If sand and surf is your thing, head to Jupiter Beach for castle building. If you’re looking for snow, you’ll find it at MacArthur Beach State Park. More...

Cypress Gardens: Flowers, oranges, water-skiers and Southern Belles

FLORIDA WRITERS

 “Cypress Gardens, America’s Tropical Wonderland,” by Lu Vickers University Press of Florida. 375 pages. $34.95   Special to Florida Weekly More...

The guardian angels that kept 2010 hurricanes at bay

The late Tip O’Neill, who years ago served as speaker of the House of Representatives, famously observed that all politics is local. What Mr. O’Neill was getting at was that matters that loom large in places like Washington, D.C. More...

Black chamber bestows Ascension Awards

The second annual Ascension Awards Luncheon, presented by the Black Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County, is 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 2 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach.   More...

Discovery on standby as it awaits final trip to space

Shuttle program nears its end

The space shuttle Discovery was powered down while analysis of the vessel continued at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. Discovery's launch, originally scheduled for Nov. 2, is currently targeted for no earlier than Dec. More...

Real Estate News

Home in Mirabella at Mirasol offers water view, community amenities

A single-story home custom built by Kenco is offered at 104 Villa Nueva Place in the gated community of Mirabella at Mirasol, Palm Beach Gardens. More...

Incense holders hot commodities for collectors

KOVELS: ANTIQUES & COLLECTING

A “censer” sometimes can be found at an antique shop, but the word can be confusing. It has nothing to do with a “censor,” the person who decides what is acceptable to be published in books or shown on television. More...

Home sales drop, commercial market steadier

The sales of single-family homes in Florida dropped 12 percent in October compared to the previous month, and slumped 21 percent compared to the same time in 2009, the Florida Realtors reports. More...