October 4, 2012 RSS feed / Top News

“Put on Your Pink Bra” and raise money to fight breast cancer in West Palm

Thousands of Palm Beach residents, breast cancer survivors, business and community members will join together and put on their pink bras at the American   More...

Tea Party hosts Brigitte Gabriel

The Palm Beach County Tea Party will host a lecture by Brigitte Gabriel on Oct. 4 at 7 p.m. at Palm Beach Gardens High School, 4245 Holly Drive in Palm Beach Gardens.  Ms. More...

Special Sections

Business News

Does the Federal Reserve print money?

There are plenty of economic issues about which people can agree to disagree — taxation, the accuracy of the CPI as a measure of inflation, stock market valuation, the true level of employment. More...

What’s new at The Gardens Mall

New stores are opening, and upscale retailers are expanding and renovating

Many of the upscale, iconic and luxury retailers at The Gardens Mall are renovating or expanding. And new stores are opening in time for the return of seasonal residents and the holidays.  More...

FPL efficient-energy center about 20% complete

In June 2011, Florida Power & Light took down its 1960s-era oil and gas fired power plant to make way for a new $1 billion clean energy center. More...

Fest in Abacoa offers a vision of hope for the blind

Joyce Gugel is a visionary.  Never mind that she has been legally blind since her 20s.  That has not kept her from pursuing life as an entrepreneur and designer, among other things.  More...

Marinelife “Go Blue” finalists named; winners to be revealed Oct. 26

The Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Fourth Annual Go Blue Awards 2012 finalists have been announced.  A panel of judges selected 12 finalists in four categories from countless nominations. Winners in each category will be revealed Oct. More...

Amanda Buckley foundation hosts casino night fundraiser

Play blackjack, craps, poker and roulette at a charity casino night to raise money for the Amanda J. Buckley “Give a Smile to a Child” Foundation.  The casino night is Oct. 20 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. More...

Real Estate News

Astounding amenities, views at One Watermark Place

One Watermark Place, 622 Flagler Drive in West Palm Beach, comprises only 48 luxury apartments, which are cosseted by a full-time manager, in-house concierge, complimentary valet and doorman.  More...

As market rebounds, buying land and building again a good option

heather PURUCKER BRETZLAFF   More...

Palm Beach residents warned of scam charging for property deeds

Palm Beach County Clerk and Comptroller Sharon Bock is warning residents to ignore any “Deed Processing Notices” sent by a private company called Secured Document Services in Washington, DC.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

KOVELS: ANTIQUES

Enigmatic object triggers hunt through history

Part of the fun of being a collector is trying to identify recently discovered old tools and, if possible, trace the past owners of the finds. A strange brass object was auctioned in Chicago in 2011. More...

PRIZE PICS

Photographers bring global perspective to competition at the Norton

I t’s a new prize and it’s a new exhibition. But the real winners are visitors to the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach.  More...

Musical is a reflection of our times for its creators

Twenty-five years ago, two boys waited tables at the Burt Reynolds Dinner Theatre.  And all the while this Tweedledum and Tweedledee were bobbing about the dining room, they imagined themselves creating the works that would appear on that stage. More...