June 23, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

Volunteers sought for Shabbat deliveries to seniors

The MorseLife Homebound Mitzvah Program is extending its program for homebound Jewish seniors to Shabbat (Sabbath) this summer, seeking volunteers to deliver challah and wine. More...

Photos take unexpected look at the everyday in Florida

A group of local photographers is taking a new look at the everyday.  “Florida In and Out of View,” a juried exhibition of images by members of Photo Salon, opens at 6:30 p.m. More...

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Business News

Lowering costs

Report shows private HMOs have lower administrative costs than traded ones

A report on Medicaid managed-care plans finds that those owned by publicly traded corporations spend a larger percentage of the premium dollar on administration than in plans with private ownership. More...

Tax collector wait times now online

Palm Beach County Tax Collector Anne Gannon has announced that customer wait times for high volume services are now available at the agency’s website at tax collectorpbc.com. More...

Bigfoot Entertainment buys film schools

The Palm Beach and Miami Film Schools are about to get a new owner. Bigfoot Entertainment Inc. has agreed to acquire the two schools, which will be part of its International Academy of Film and Television. More...

PBSC landscape book offers seeds of wisdom

Pride yourself on your peonies?  Want to tiptoe through the tulips?  Well, you’ll need to go back North to do that.  This is Florida, and the rules — and seasons — are different here.  More...

You can’t make this stuff up, even if you wanted to

GIVING

Trust me. You can’t make this stuff up, even if you wanted to. Last week, I traveled to the planned community of Celebration just outside Orlando. More...

Marinelife Center presents free weekly lectures

Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s free weekly Summer Science Lecture Series begins July 6 and continues through August 24. More...

Real Estate News

Magnificent in Mirasol

Estate home offers four-bedroom suites, air-conditioned garage

A Casa Del Verano estate home with a circular driveway is offered in Mirasol. It has four bedroom suites and the option to add an additional bedroom suite. More...

‘Latin boom’ could help home sales

A report prepared by the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) shows that minorities and immigrants are expected to drive demand for condominiums, smaller starter homes and first tradeup homes for the next 15 years. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Twin talents

WILL AND ANTHONY NUNZIATA GET SET TO MAKE SWEET HARMONIES ONSTAGE AT THE COLONY’S ROYAL ROOM

ONSTAGE, THE HARMONIES SOAR. Offstage, it’s a good-natured contest of wills — make that one Will and an Anthony. Will and Anthony Nunziata will perform cabaret shows June 24-25 and July 1-2 at The Colony’s Royal Room in Palm Beach. More...

Maltz Theatre's ‘Footloose’ is anything but kids’ stuff

Take one tale of breaking puritanical rules. Add 58 kids. And you get the Maltz Jupiter Theatre’s production of “Footloose.” The cast of “Footloose” hails from the Maltz’s Senior Conservatory of summer campers. More...

Sculptor explores art’s cutting edge

Ryan Taliaferro creates cutting-edge art. Literally. His sculptures are made from saw blades. It’s a natural for the Jupiter resident, whose day job is as a door and window installer. More...