July 4, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Real Estate News

Now’s the time to get financing — before low mortgage rates go up

Over the last 17 years in the real estate industry, I have seen a lot of changes take place. More...

Modern and built for entertaining, in Manalapan

This custom rebuild of a classic Bermuda-style home, in Manalapan, offers exceptional attention to every detail. The 5-bedroom home features five full baths and two half-baths. It’s been completely updated from cement slab to the roof.  More...

Order of the Purple heart honors those killed, wounded in service

Harry “Kip” Monroe, 91, of West Palm Beach, doesn’t remember much about the second half of 1945. On May 6, 1945, Mr. Monroe was stationed in Germany with the U.S. Army during World War II, fighting in the Battle of the Bulge. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

BUILDING ON LEGOS

Norton exhibitions pair to explore art and architecture

It’s a landmark summer at the Norton Museum of Art.  Truly.  The Norton has opened “Block by Block: Inventing Amazing Architecture,” with a series of buildings constructed of LEGO bricks.  More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Shmoon sought by fans of obscure comic character

Remember the Shmoo? It started one of the biggest assortment of collectibles in the 20th century. The animal was first seen in a “L’il Abner” comic strip in August 1946, and it became a sensation. More...

Chamber music fest set to sing with mix of works

Summer is the quiet time in South Florida.  It always has been.  But for 22 years, clarinetist Michael Forte, bassoonist Michael Ellert and flutist Karen Dixon have worked to change that, creating a joyful noise with the Palm Beach Chamber More...