July 12, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

Sanctuary Medical Center opens Gardens office

SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY

Sanctuary Medical Center, one of the largest medical aesthetic practices in the country that’s home to a number of internationally recognized plastic surgeons, dermatologists and antiaging authorities, has opened an office in Palm Beach Gardens More...

Paris in Town to host Bastille Day fete

SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY

For the second year, Paris in Town, Le Bistro, will host a Bastille Day celebration.  On Saturday, July 14, the French bistro will offer activities and entertainment at its location in Downtown at the Gardens. More...

League of Women Voters hosts three candidate forums

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The League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County is hosting three candidate forums.  In Palm Beach County there are three contested, non-partisan races that will be decided on Primary Election Day on Aug. 14. More...

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Business News

A Q&A WITH

JEFF ATWATER

Jeff Atwater was elected Florida’s chief financial officer in 2010, after serving as senate president the previous two years. He’d been elected to the state House of Representatives in 2000 and to the senate in 2002. More...

Bank issues: More of the same for 200 years

Numerous and significant bank issues have headlined the news since the financial crisis began in 2007 and these issues continue through the present.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Shakespeare festival brings together Bard and beach

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This year’s Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival production of “Twelfth Night” incorporates all of the Bard’s favorite devices — lost twins, assumed and mistaken identity, love triangles, witty wordplay and a plane crash.&nbs More...

A“Fantasticks” debut

Local talent launches professional career in musical at Palm Beach Dramaworks

When William Hayes looked to book a summer musical at Palm Beach Dramaworks, he turned to a classic, “The Fantasticks.”  This chestnut is the longest running show in history.  The tale is 52 years old now, and oh so mellow.  More...

CONTRACT BRIDGE

When to cover an honor

The principle of covering an honor with an honor is cited with reverence from Walla Walla to Dnepropetrovsk, but the fact is that the application of this rule is not always as simple as it might seem.  More...

Passing the time with the Bridge Man

To the nearly 18,000 drivers who cross the Prosperity Farms Road bridge just north of Northlake Boulevard each day, he is simply the Bridge Man.  Most mornings and afternoons, the Bridge Man sits in the sun catching the breeze, and perhaps shoot More...

Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center offers individualized pulmonary rehab

Breathing comes naturally for most people, but those with chronic lung disease may struggle with every breath. Thankfully, Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center has a dedicated team of pulmonary medicine specialists who can help.  More...

Parmida Home store opens in Downtown at the Gardens

SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY

Parmida Home will open a home lifestyle store in Downtown at the Gardens in July. Shoppers may meet the staff and register to win prizes during a grand opening on Aug. 4.  More...

Arthur R. Marshall Foundation names Thais Piotrowski to board

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Thais Piotrowski has been named to the board of directors of the Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for the Everglades, which champions the restoration and preservation of the greater ecosystem of Florida’s historic River of Grass.   More...

Real Estate News

The Ritz: Awaken to breathtaking water views

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A private oasis of serene luxury and sophistication describes the Ritz Carlton Residences, Singer Island, Palm Beach.   More...

Joy on the job: Working for a company that puts clients first

One of the reasons I enjoy being a real estate agent at Fite Shavell & Associates is the experience and knowledge of the owners. More...