August 15, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

BEACH READING

‘The Sugar Detox: Lose Weight, Feel Great, and Look Years Younger’ By Brooke Alpert, RD, CDN, and Patricia Farris, MD, FAAD (Da Capo, $24.99) REVIEWED BY LARRY COX More...

Young friends of Hanley Center host clambake benefit Sept. 12 at Nick & Johnnie’s

The Mangrove Group, a young friends organization that supports the efforts of Hanley Center, will host a season kickoff event — a summertime classic clambake to be held at Nick & Johnnie’s in Palm Beach on Sept. 12 at 6 p.m.  More...

What, me worry?

Land speculators discovered Florida in the early 20th Century. They spawned a cycle of relentless development. More...

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Fall in for fashion

Neiman Marcus offers a peek of purples, reds and animal fare

Expect a little animal magnetism this fall at Neiman Marcus. Animal prints and furs held sway during a recent unveiling of fall trends at Neiman Marcus’ store on Worth Avenue in Palm Beach. More...

Lang manager’s temp job blossomed into a career

PROFILE IN BUSINESS

Doreen Nystrom is celebrating five years as sales manager for Lang Realty’s Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter offices. But she might as well be celebrating the happy accident that led to her career in real estate. More...

Marti M. LaTour joins BMO Private Bank as vice president

BMO Private Bank, a part of BMO Financial Group, has announced that Marti M. LaTour has joined the wealth management firm as vice president and wealth advisor. In this position, Ms. More...

Sea turtles to come ashore at mall for Arribada

It has been a record year for sea turtle nesting along the county’s beaches.  And organizers at the Loggerhead Marinelife Center also hope it will be a record year for sea turtle sculptures at The Gardens Mall, as Art Arribada returns.&nbs More...

Young Friends of the Lighthouse staging social at Bubba Gump

Following a successful kick-off event in June which brought more than 50 of Palm Beach County’s young professionals together with the county’s oldest landmark, the newly established Young Friends of the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse is hosting More...

Training for women on public service offered by Palm Beach Junior League

The Junior League of the Palm Beaches Inc., in conjunction with the Women’s Foundation of Palm Beach County and the Political Institute for Women, will host a series of training initiatives to help women take the first steps toward running for More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

A realistic replica of a full-size foot in a sandal seems like a strange choice of ornament for the average home. But feet and shoes have been popular ornaments for centuries. More...

Clerk’s office employees donate school supplies for needy children

Employees donated hundreds of new spiral notebooks, folders, pencils, pens and boxes of crayons to the Clerk & Comptroller’s annual school supply drive to help underprivileged children in Palm Beach County start their school year with much- More...

Real Estate News

Loxahatchee Club luxury

This stunning custom home offers pristine lake views. Light and bright, this four-bedroom, 5.1- bath home, at 116 Terrapin Trail in the Loxahatchee Club in Jupiter, has it all. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Music medicine

Second annual Physicians Talent Showcase will rock the house and raise charity funds

Don’t let the name fool you. Doctors say the 2nd Annual Physicians Talent Showcase will not be some stuffy, hoity-toity, ‘Lookat me,’ spelling-bee snooze fest. It will not be pompous. Not prude. Not academic. Not geriatric. More...

Dramaworks keeps good “Company” in Sondheim show

Audiences must evolve their way of appreciating theater as new ways of presenting shows appear. More...

Cruise to the Boat-In Movie Theater at the West Palm Beach Waterfront

Remember gathering the family and watching a drive-in movie on the big screen under the stars?  Loggerhead Marina, BoatingSouth- Florida.com, the City of West Palm Beach and the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) will host the first boat-in mo More...