July 18, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

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Emergency scams increase with summer travel

Consumer scams are a serious problem in North America, and this is one of the most common: the Emergency Scam, where the scammer poses as a friend or family member in trouble, often overseas, and requests that money be sent. More...

Gayle A. Landen elected president of YWCA board

Gayle A. Landen has been elected and installed as president of the YWCA of Palm Beach County. Ms. More...

Dr. Chauncey Crandall named to Good Sam post

Dr. Chauncey Crandall has been appointed as the Medical Director of Interventional Cardiology at Good Samaritan Medical Center. Dr. More...

Run-down historic Hobe Sound home gets new life

The house-hunt, in April of last year, had a meant-to-be quality. You know the kind: romantic movie; hero and heroine running, in slo-mo, through a field of wildflowers; ends with their embrace. Well, that’s in retrospect, of course. More...

Real Estate News

Paradise Lost

When you tell people you live in paradise, they do not expect hunger and homelessness to be part of the picture; and, the truth be told, neither do we. More...

Classic Palm Beach estate

This traditional John Volk estate has been beautifully renovated and maintained to protect the architectural integrity and balance of the design. The classic four-bedroom, 3½-bathroom home is located at 327 Arabian Road in Palm Beach. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Out of a jam

Dave Matthews Band feels the love of fans, each other — at least onstage

I n an interview with “Rolling Stone” magazine last August, Dave Matthews created a major stir with fans with quotes that some interpreted as signs that the band’s days together might be numbered.  More...

Past and present collide in Middle East archaeological thriller

FLORIDA WRITERS

¦ “The Riddle of Solomon,” by D.J. Niko. Medallion Press. 458 pages. $14.95. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Pinning meaning onto brooches

Jewelry has been worn for centuries as “totems,” religious or good luck pieces, or just to add beauty and color to an outfit. Brooches, often called “pins,” were made in many sizes and shapes. More...