January 12, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

Cultural Council opening in Robert M. Montgomery Jr. Building

The Palm Beach County Cultural Council, the official arts agency serving non-profit cultural organizations and professional artists throughout the county, has announced the schedule for its grand opening week in the council’s new home in downto More...

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Business News

Beware: When markets are tanking, even value stocks drop

MONEY & INVESTING

It would be seemingly impossible to talk about value investing and not mention the name Warren Buffett. More...

INSURANCE TAKES A BACK SEAT

Fraud, workers’ compensation on tap for 2012 Florida legislative session, but they’re secondary to other issues

At the center of the storm in recent years, insurance legislation may take a back seat this session as lawmakers turn their attention to redistricting and a budget shortfall in a critical election year for both parties.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

CONTEMPO

ArtCenter’s latest show offers a retrospective of recent works

THE LIGHTHOUSE ARTCENTER IS NORTHERN PALM BEACH County’s oldest cultural institution.  But new art is on the agenda for its current show, “Contempo.”  More...

Maltz offers a “Nunsense” approach to cabaret

Maltz Jupiter Theatre audiences had better be warned: Sister is in the house, and she has a lesson to teach.  That’s Sister, as in “Sister Robert Anne’s Cabaret Class.”  The class, billed as a “One Nunsense Mus More...

CONTRACT BRIDGE

Famous Hand

This hand was played by Sam Fry Jr. of New York way back in 1934. It seems impossible to make four hearts against proper defense by East-West, but the fact is that Fry not only made the contract, but there was also no way of stopping him.  More...

You’re invited to artist Edna Hibel’s 95th birthday party

She is one of the most famous artists in America, and she lives and works in northern Palm Beach County.  So when Edna Hibel turned 95, it was cause for celebration.  On Jan. 8, Ms. More...

Grand Master offers free self-defense class

Grand Master Chu Young Lee, of Lee’s Taekwondo Academy, will teach a free self-defense clinic for women the first Saturday of every month.  Grand Master Lee says he has taught self-defense to women for many years, and he was quite pleased More...

Real Estate News

Elegance and stellar Ritz-Carlton services

As you enter through the gated veranda to this home you are immediately greeted by a lovely three-tiered fountain on the stone patio, as well as the private entrance to the guest house featuring floral and tropical views.  More...

‘Cold-painted bronze’ popular Art Deco-era metal treatment

KOVELS: ANTIQUES & COLLECTING

What is “cold-painted bronze?” The term is used online to describe colorful bronze or spelter figures, but almost no one explains what it means.  More...

Area antiques events

It’s a full season in South Florida. Here are a couple of shows that are happening in the near future:  More...