March 1, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

Mandel Foundation gives West Palm library foundation $5 million

Driven by its commitment to “invest in the people with the values, ability and passion to change the world,” the Mandel Foundation has awarded a $5 million grant to the West Palm Beach Library Foundation.  More...

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Business News

Shop owners are RIDING HIGH

On Your Mark Performance Center grows as it fits riders to bikes

Matt Goforth couldn’t have predicted how well his name would fit his business. More...

Gold is melting up

MONEY & INVESTING

“Melting up” is new market jargon for a market strongly moving upward and gold has certainly been doing that since a Dec. 29 intraday low of $1,523 an ounce. As of the Feb. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Mining for art

Palm Beach Dramaworks’ production of “The Pitmen Painters” explores the worlds of class structures and art.

They were digging for coal. More...

The Wild West comes to Palm Beach

You can see Billy the Kid in Palm Beach.  That’s right. It is the outlaw, seen through the lens of a 19th-century camera.  More...

Voyage of Discovery

CONTRACT BRIDGE

Assume you’re in four spades and West leads a diamond. The obvious losers are three hearts and a club, so all your thoughts should be devoted to trying to escape one of them. More...

Scripps scientists in Jupiter discover breast-cancer trigger

Scientists at Scripps Florida in Jupiter have uncovered an inflammatory circuit that triggers breast cancer.  Although it’s widely accepted that inflammation is a critical underlying factor in a range of diseases, including the progression More...

Sundials popular throughout the ages

KOVELS: ANTIQUES

A stick’s shadow, sundials, clocks, watches and wristwatches have all made it easier for a person to tell time. The earliest known sundial dates from about 800 B.C. More...

Jewish Federation hosts Purim celebration in West Palm

To celebrate the Jewish holiday of Purim, area professionals between the ages of 22 and 45 are invited to the “Raise Your Glass” event on March 10 at 8 p.m. at the Harriet Himmel Theater at CityPlace in West Palm Beach.  More...

Real Estate News

Palm Beach waterfront elegance

This elegant home in the heart of Palm Beach offers more than 150 feet of waterfront footage.  Located at 534 Island Drive, the home has exquisite details. More...

El Sol names two to board of directors

Ann Brown, former chairman of the U.S. More...