February 24, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

Spring training 10K March 6 in Jupiter

A 10K spring training race — ending on the field at Roger Dean Stadium — is March 6 at 7:30 a.m. More...

Sign up now for barbecue contest

Are you a master at the grill? More...

For Honda Classic tournament staff, the goal is to score high for charity

FOR ED MCENROE, THE HONDA CLASSIC might seem less about putts and trajectory than it is about P.T. Barnum. More...

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Business News

Evening highlights businesses of Antique Row

Sales are up, and that never gets old for shop owners

West Palm Beach’s Antique Row gets ready to rock March 5 at its annual street party. More...

Private public partnerships: a new normal for Florida

MONEY & INVESTING

There is an oft used expression: “If you’ve seen one, you’ve seen them all.” In the world of private public partnerships or PPPs, the expression is changed to: “If you’ve seen one private public partnership, you&rs More...

PGA hosts first Els regional autism-charity tourney

The first of 30 events of the largest U.S. More...

South Florida’s own Broadway star plans a concert

Avery Sommers says she is a belter.  You may remember her from Broadway, where she took over for Nell Carter and shouted the blues in “Ain’t Misbehavin’.”  But there are those who have heard her voice evanesce to the More...

Mixed media art garners Artigras best of show

Veronica and David Bennett of Winston Salem, N.C., won best of show with her mixed media artwork at the 2011 Artigras Fine Arts Festival.  More...

N. Palm fun run for troops is March 26

The second annual Support Our Troops Fun Run is March 26 in North Palm Beach.  Proceeds from the 5K — and new this year, a 10K – go to supply care packages for men and women serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.  The races are at Anc More...

3 groups host “Back to Nature” events

For the first time, three of Palm Beach County’s leading environmental and educational nonprofits are joining together for a specific campaign.  More...

Cutting a tax break will cause more pain for charities

GIVING

Ten days ago, a drum roll of pronouncements were made that rippled across the country, signaling the beginning of a massive policy debate, the steady rise in rhetoric an early warning of the controversies lying in wait once full disclosure was made t More...

Real Estate News

Realtors association calls for new mortgage structure

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS IS CHAMPIONING THE Obama Administration’s call for an orderly transition from the current form of the secondary mortgage market to a new structure that would enable Americans to achieve affordable, sustainab More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Local stars pick ‘The King’s Speech’ as big Oscar winner

Following the awards season of critics’ citations, the Golden Globes, the Screen Actors Guild and various other industry guilds — a period of primaries that seems at least as long as a presidential campaign — it all comes down to th More...

Norton offers 40 winks with the Sphinx

Thinking of spending an “Evening on Antique Row”?  Maybe your spouse doesn’t plan to attend.  But here’s something he or she can do with the kids.  The Norton Museum of Art is inviting youngsters to “40 Wi More...

Riverbend run set in Jupiter

The first Riverbend 5K Green Run is Feb. 26 in Riverbend Park in Jupiter.  The race is hosted by the Partnership for Environmental Education. More...