February 3, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

Komen race donations near $1 million

More than 20,000 people participated in the 20th Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in West Palm Beach on Jan. More...

Women’s Cancer Awareness Day offers three days of fun

Have some fun and help raise money for women’s cancer research during the sixth annual Women’s Cancer Awareness Day at PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens.  The day is actually three days of events.  More...

Meeting at a crossroads traces the importance of philanthropy

This week one of the larger gatherings of grantmakers in the state is taking place in Orlando. More...

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The Embassy Suites’ swan song

Bach and Beethoven are playing in harmony again. Not the composers, of course — they’ve been dead two centuries and more.  We’re talking about Bach and Beethoven, the royal swans in the Palm Beach Gardens Embassy Suites.  More...

Surprise: We were more optimistic in January, study shows

Consumer confidence among Floridians soared an unexpected seven points to 77 in January from the revised December index score of 70, according to a University of Florida survey.  The increase is the largest since the index rose seven points from More...

Toll selling Jupiter models; 10 Singer condos for sale

Homebuilder Toll Brothers is making room for new designer-decorated model homes at Jupiter Country Club by offering a selection of the community’s decorated models. The majority of the homes are for sale fully furnished.  More...

Mother-daughter team keeps traditions alive on the air

It was 1971.  Jan Greene needed a job.  She was recently divorced and had four children to raise.  She knocked on the door at the WRYZ radio station off Indiantown Road. At the time, Jupiter ended a few blocks west of Military Trail. More...

Got stuff? Gardens offers sale space

Time to clean out that garage?  If you’d like to make some cash on your stuff, hit the Palm Beach Gardens Yard Sale.  The city of Palm Beach Gardens - recreation department will host the sale on Feb. 26 from 7:30 a.m. More...

Ibis golf and country club now member-owned

Ibis Golf & Country Club has completed the transition from being a developer owned country club to a private equity, memberowned club. More...

Real Estate News

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Marina Grande condo offers marina next door, sweeping views

A 7th-floor condo is offered at Marina Grande, located at 2640 Lake Shore Drive in Riviera Beach. It has 1,980 square feet of space with 3 bedrooms, 3½ baths and a laundry room. The master bath has a Jacuzzi tub.  More...

WCR-JTHS Lunch at Abacoa Golf Club

1. WCR chairwomen and sponsors 2. Mike Pappas 3. Renée Ford and Lynne Rifkin 4. Jo Demerac and Jeannine Henrion 5. Nancy Goldman and Terri Kasnic 6. Elizabeth Varian and Kristen Pietrini 7. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

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FLORIDA FESTIVAL FEATURES STAGE 7 SCRIPTS; WRITERS HOBNOBBING WITH

WHEN YOU ARE “THE NATION’S LARGEST PROFESSIONAL theater company dedicated to producing exclusively new and emerging American plays,” as West Palm Beach’s Florida Stage is, you need to read a lot of scripts to fill your season. More...

Afraid of the Darth? A one-man approach to ‘Star Wars’

It’s a “Star Wars” geek’s dream come true.  He gets to go to Jupiter.  But that’s just a day in the life of Charles Ross, who brings his “One Man Star Wars Trilogy” to the Maltz Jupiter Theatre on F More...

10th Jupiter Jubilee set for Feb. 5

The annual Jupiter Jubilee is Feb. 5 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...