March 28, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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It’s time for the next generation to lead non-profit organizations

“There is reason to be optimistic.”  That’s the concluding quote from my last column that observes development practices are changing within the charitable sector. More...

Chasing a good performer can lead to bad investing

Investor behavior trumps all other reasons for a poor return in a portfolio. Sub-par investor behavior is common and costly.  More...

Envy of Palm Beach moves to Tequesta

SPECIAL TO FLORIDA W EKLY

Envy of Palm Beach Inc., formerly of Palm Beach, has relocated to Tequesta.  Envy is a quaint boutique featuring ladies clothing, accessories and gifts, the retailer said in a prepared statement. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Enter the Maid

Elizabeth Dimon cleans up in Palm Beach Dramaworks production of “Exit the King”

Elizabeth Dimon may be the queen of South Florida theater. For the past two decades, she has been leading lady at theaters from Miami to Jupiter and back. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Prior to plastic, handmade wooden dolls ruled toy chests

Wooden dolls date back centuries. The earliest were crude carved pieces of wood shaped like a human figure. But today it’s rare to find a doll made before the 1600s, when English and German draftsmen skillfully carved wooden lifelike dolls. More...

“Voice of Romance” plans to serenade audiences at Lyric

There is no mistaking The Voice of Romance.  In the photographs for his shows, he is suave, dressed in evening attire, every hair in place.  He is handsome in tails, but even without the tux and without the hair gel, singer Franco Corso cut More...

Film festival to feature 26 world premieres

The 18th Palm Beach International Film Festival has announced its lineup for the weeklong event, which opens Thursday, April 4, and features 26 world premieres, eight U.S. premieres and three North American premieres.  More...

Real Estate News

Stunning Georgian home on South Flagler

This stunning two-story Georgian home is located on one of the largest waterfront lots on prestigious South Flagler Drive in West Palm Beach. This renovated home at 5105 S. Flagler Dr. More...

New construction, or existing homes — the market is hot

Over the past month, I have had three buyers from the Northeast come to visit the area looking for a second home. Prior to any client’s visit, I always send a detailed list of available homes and then plan accordingly based on their criteria. More...

March last month to pay 2012 property taxes

Anne Gannon, Constitutional Tax Collector, reminds property owners that March is the final month to pay 2012 property taxes. The office mailed 68,819 reminder notices to property owners who had outstanding 2012 taxes as of March 10. More...