August 29, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

International Polo Club asks for entries for 2014 commemorative poster contest

The International Polo Club has issued a call for entries to artists, age 18 and older, to submit original artwork for the first annual IPC Commemorative Poster Contest.  The winning artwork will depict the sport of polo.  The call is for a More...

Loggerhead Marinelife Center launches First Responsible Pier Initiative in Florida

Loggerhead Marinelife Center has created the first Responsible Pier Initiative in the state of Florida and is already seeing positive changes because of it. More...

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The runaway cost of educating a nation

Few U.S. citizens are aware that federal liabilities currently total close to $17 trillion. Some $12 trillion is issued debt or government bonds. More...

Cris Martinez joins WPBF 25 First Alert Weather Team

The WPBF 25 First Alert Weather Team expands to five severe weather experts with the addition of Meteorologist Cris Martinez from WGCL in Atlanta, the station announced.  More...

SCORE offers business boot-camp, workshops

Palm Beach SCORE’s mission is to help businesses thrive and grow and the nonprofit will once again offer a Boot-Camp series for people who want to start their own business or grow their existing enterprise. More...

Boating has greatest economic impact in Florida, Palm Beach

The National Marine Manufacturers Association recently released data showing recreational boating provides vast economic value for the nation — more than $121.5 billion. More...

85th anniversary remembrance set at Port Mayaca Cemetery

Port Mayaca Cemetery is commemorating the 85th anniversary of the 1928 Hurricane on Sept. 16 at 10 a.m.  The memorial will pay homage to the more than 2,500 people who lost their lives in one of the deadliest natural disasters in U.S. More...

Safe driving and workplace classes offered in September

The Safety Council of Palm Beach County offers driving and workplace safety classes through September.  Florida law mandates that drivers 55 and over get an insurance discount on their auto insurance for three years when they take this course. More...

Pizza Trolly’s Sabatello makes donation to Place of Hope

Michael Sabatello, owner of Pizza Trolley, has had a long relationship with Place of Hope, and that connection continued recently with a donation from his gourmet food truck to Place of Hope’s newest venture, Treasures for Hope Charity Store.&n More...

Real Estate News

Stunning home on premier lot in Jupiter Country Club

This stunning, fully furnished Toll Brothers home is located on a premier lot in Jupiter Country Club. Purchase includes a full golf membership. The home at 146 Rosalia offers a spectacular private outdoor living area with pool and summer kitchen. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Fun furniture mash-ups make for modern-age collectibles

About 20 years ago, two antiques experts wrote a book titled “Fantasy Furniture.” It spawned a new style based on past ones. More...

Chill

with a book this summer

INSTRUCTIONS FOR READING THIS ARTICLE: 1. Put entire Florida Weekly in a plastic bag. 2. Place in freezer for 15 minutes to up to an hour. 3. Remove bag from freezer, and take paper from bag. Read. More...

Making Faces to headline at Hunan festival

The band that has played just about everywhere in South Florida is going the distance for its next gig.  Making Faces, which opened for Barenaked Ladies at SunFest, was to leave Aug. More...