May 17, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

Marshall Foundation’s Gehring honored; two named to group’s advisory council

Eric Gehring, Arthur R. Marshall Foundation director of education, is the recipient of this year’s conservation educator of the year award from the Florida Wildlife  Federation.  More...

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Medical Tourism Association leases space in Tuscany Center in the Gardens

Bill Reichel, president of Reichel Realty, announced that the Medical Tourism Association, an international non-profit association for the medical tourism and global healthcare industry, has leased space for its headquarters at the Tuscany Center off More...

Leadership award winners to be honored by chamber

The Northern Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce will present its annual Leadership Awards Dinner on May 31 at The Borland Center, beginning at 6 p.m.  The event is sponsored by Roger Dean Stadium and catered by Cafe Chardonnay.  More...

Property tax delinquencies up; deadline to pay is June 6

Palm Beach County Tax Collector Anne Gannon reported on May 2 that 33,270 property owners were currently delinquent, representing $108,479,992.50 in uncollected revenue. Last year, 26,709 tax certificates were sold for $99.6 million. Ms. More...

Publix donates more than $2 million to county United Way

United Way of Palm Beach County has announced receipt of the largest contribution to its 2012 annual fundraising campaign — more than $2 million — from Publix Supermarket Charities and Publix Associates.  More...

Helen K. Persson receives Ellis Island Medal of Honor

Helen K. Persson has been named a 2012 recipient of the prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honor.  Designed to pay homage to the immigrant experience, as well as for individual achievement, the Ellis Island Medals of Honor are awarded to U.S. More...

First online tax deed sale set for Palm Beach County

Palm Beach County Clerk and Comptroller Sharon Bock has announced that the clerk’s office is moving tax deed sales from the courthouse to the Internet, with online auctions scheduled to begin in June.  More...

Real Estate News

Exacting buyer wins dream home because of one missing screw

I received a referral from a longtime client currently residing in New York City. The referral was a business associate named Mr. Thompson. He had been to the area several times in the last year. When I spoke with Mr. More...

Magnificent in Mirasol

This custom Mirasol estate was built by Mustipick, and provides a sought-after golf equity membership. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

TAKE A CLASS

Summer is the time for rest and for revealing our creative sides

eason is over and it is time for full-time residents to get a little me-time. That means lines are shorter at area stores and restaurants. And it means there is more space available for classes at area cultural institutions. More...

Northwood’s RAW Gallery sets reception for new artist

RAW Gallery and Studio in Northwood will have a gallery reception from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. More...

Cultural council hosts exhibitions by two local artists

The Palm Beach County Cultural Council, the official arts agency that serves non-profit cultural organizations and professional artists throughout the county, is hosting solo exhibitions by two local artists — Elle Schorr and Mark Forman.  More...