March 15, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

Mall hosts reception for author Daphne Nikolopoulos

Daphne Nikolopoulos will read a passage from her debut novel and will sign books at a specially created “Reading Lounge” at Nordstrom Court in The Gardens Mall.  The mall is hosting the local author and editor of “Palm Beach Il More...

Sorting antique names can be a tricky game

KOVELS: ANTIQUES

Seeking information about antiques and collectibles sometimes can be difficult because so many terms have more than one meaning. A “davenport” in England is a type of small desk. In the United States, it is a sofa. More...

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Business News

Jupiter scientists share $3.85 million to target cancer transporters

A pair of Scripps scientists, one a cancer biologist and the other a chemist, has been awarded $3.85 million from the National Institutes of Health to develop a new generation of broad spectrum anti-cancer therapeutics, including breast cancer and ly More...

WPBF 25 newscast at 6 a.m. posts highest February ratings in station’s history

WPBF 25 has posted strong ratings results and increased its audience delivery during all weekday newscasts, according to results from the recently completed February 2012 Nielsen measurement, the station reports in a written statement. More...

Man, machine, markets have merged

MONEY & INVESTING

The individual investor, unless affluent and exposed to alternative investing approaches, is very deeply entrenched in fundamental analysis as the foundation for his equity and bond investing.  More...

DIM THE LIGHTS

Sea turtle nesting season has begun

Sea turtle nesting season began March 1 and that means “Lights Out” along the shores.  Why?  Lighting sometimes leads sea turtle hatchlings away from the ocean and toward homes, condominiums and roads, where they die. More...

Three Catholic cardinals spur sea change in religious history

FLORIDA WRITERS

¦ “Cushing, Spellman, O’Connor: The Surprising Story of How Three American Cardinals Transformed Catholic- Jewish Relations,” by Rabbi James Rudin. Eerdmans. 157 pages. $18.   More...

Loxahatchee historical society lauded by land management bureau

The Loxahatchee River Historical Society of Jupiter has been selected as the Bureau of Land Management’s 2012 Public Lands Partnership Excellence Award winner. More...

Real Estate News

Magnificent in Mirasol

One of Mirasol’s most magnificent homes offers unparalleled design and craftsmanship in a Mediterranean inspired style. This five-bedroom, 6.5- bath home is at 115 Talavera Place in Mirasol in Palm Beach Gardens.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Hello, Vicki! & Hello, Gary!

Broadway veterans star in Maltz production of “Dolly”

It has been a season of drama at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre. More...

Wear green and run the bases on St. Pat’s weekend

Runners of all ages will have ample opportunity to compete or just run for fun on St. Patrick’s Day weekend. The 36th Annual Shamrock 10 Miler, 5K and Kid’s L’il Leprechaun is March 17 at John Prince Park in Lake Worth.   More...

CONTRACT BRIDGE

Steppingstone to success

Lack of sufficient entries can be very bothersome at times, and many contracts fail solely because declarer lacks communication from one hand to the other.  This situation is particularly annoying when one or more finesses need to be taken, but More...