January 6, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

The hidden world of the receding past in Everglades City

“Hidden History of Everglades City & Points Nearby,” by Maureen Sullivan-Hartung. History Press. 128 pages. More...

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Business News

Wind... and ecomony and local rules … can play havoc with sign business

tnorris@floridaweekly.com I n its fullness, wind works wonders. Even gentle zephyrs, given millennia, can tumble rock walls and wear away mountains. On a given day, they drive turbines and kick life into earthbound and aerial enterprises, too.  More...

Woof-woof investing: Applying Dog strategy in 2011

Dog owners love their pets and find them beautiful, cute and ever so smart. More...

Cats beat dogs when it comes to Galle pottery

Cats are favored over dogs when it comes to collecting. More...

Swamp walk: See a 900-year-old cypress tree

Like a proud new father, Charles Barrowclough points out the pavilion where the visitors gather before their tour on the Barley Barber Swamp boardwalk.  “There was a lot of work to get it looking like this,” he said. More...

My resolution: Give more so it’s paid forward

Here we are in 2011. Most all of us are trying to adjust to the new economic reality. U.S. foundations are not immune from this exercise. More...

Meet best-selling authors during library series

The Friends of the Palm Beach County Library System is hosting three authors in January for its annual Writers LIVE! More...

Real Estate News

Hiddenjewel

The Prosperity Pines neighborhood is a hidden enclave of 43 single-family homes perfectly nestled in the heart of Palm Beach Gardens. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Teapots tweaked

DIRECTOR, CHOREOGRAPHER RE-ENGINEER DISNEY’S “BEAUTY AND THE BEAST”

YOU COULD CALL IT BEGINner’s luck, if there weren’t so much talent, experience and money behind the Disney organization’s first Broadway show — “Beauty and the Beast.”  More...

Opera concert promises high notes at Downtown

Downtown, get ready to meet Central Park.  At least that is the premise of Caffe’ Duomo’s New York Broadway and  Metropolitan Opera  Night.  More...

Arbor Day Foundation branches out with free trees

Attention, tree-lovers: Here’s an easy way to add a little color to your landscape in 2011.  Florida residents who join the Arbor Day Foundation during the month of January will receive five free crapemyrtle trees.  More...