October 24, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

Hospice golf classic pairs 75 players with 25 pros

Hospice of Palm Beach County Foundation has created a new event for the most discriminating golfers, the “Hospice Signature Golf Classic,” in which 75 players will compete with 25 pros on Dec. More...

Ibis residents to trick-or-treat for annual food drive

This Halloween, adults in costumes will go door-to-door in the Ibis Golf & Country Club community to collect thousands of pounds of canned food as part of the Ibis Charities Halloween Food Drive.  More...

Cabo Flats to host benefit for Clinics Can Help

Clinics Can Help (CCH) is proud to announce they have partnered with Cabo Flats in Palm Beach Gardens to host a Cabo Cares fundraiser. The event will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Nov. 6 at Cabo Flats. “We are excited to partner with More...

Evening set to celebrate Center for Great Apes

An Evening Celebrating the Center for Great Apes, a Florida sanctuary that rescues chimpanzees and orangutans from research facilities, exotic pet dealers, owners who can't care for them and roadside zoos is being held on Oct. 26 from 7 p.m. More...

Halloween golf tourney, feast to benefit charities

The inaugural Golf Feastival & Halloween Bash, a feast disguised as a golf outing, will be held Thursday, Oct. 31 at Bear Lakes Country Club, 1901 Village Blvd., in West Palm Beach. More...

Ways and Means

There are few good things to say about the recent legislative drama in the nation’s capital. More...

Special Sections

Business News

Gardens turns 25 in style

Mall draws array of new retailers as it marks a quarter-century

The Gardens Mall turned 25 this year.  But it continues to draw a sophisticated mix of stores that attract a sophisticated mix of shoppers from around the world.  As part of the mall’s continued renovations and expansions, look for th More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Daily Habits of artists

Writer’s own routine prompts his blog, which leads to book about how other artists work Some work in bursts of manic energy for hours on end, while others, their time eaten up by a day job or family obligations, resort to stealing odd hours he More...

Plaza cast delivers satisfying Simon

THEATER REVIEW

If you own a theater with an older demographic, you will do Neil Simon. It’s not only a mantra, it’s good business. Simon plays make the audience happy, they make money, so it makes sense.  More...

Palm Beach Kennel Club hosts Monster Mash Halloween Bash

The Palm Beach Kennel Club will host a “Monster Mash Halloween Bash” on Saturday, Oct. 26 at its location at 1111 N. Congress Ave. in West Palm Beach. There will be free admission and goodie bags for those in costume from 11:30 a.m. More...

Ibis breaks ground on $33 million capital improvement project

Ibis Golf & Country Club has begun a $33 million capital improvement project that will expand and enhance the existing clubhouse and add a new Ibis Sports Village.  West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio and District Commissioner Keith James offic More...

Fundraiser invites guests to sleep in cars to end homelessness

Family Promise of North/Central Palm Beach County invites you to its inaugural overnight fundraising event, “Putting the Brakes on Homelessness,” Oct. 25 in downtown West Palm Beach.  More...

Tea Party plans meetings throughout the county

The Palm Beach County Tea Party, the political movement, is having some upcoming meetings.  The next Jupiter Chapter meeting will take place at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 4, at Abacoa Golf Club (105 Barbados Drive) in Jupiter. Cost is $13. More...

Happy Camper Foundation hosts Ghouls Gone Wild on Oct. 25

The Happy Camper Foundation will host its highly anticipated Ghouls Gone Wild 4 Halloween bash on Friday, Oct. 25, from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m., at the Abacoa Golf Club in Jupiter.  More...

Two men join board at Palm Beach County Food Bank

The Palm Beach County Food Bank has announced that James Greco and Greg Howell have been elected to its board of directors.  More...

Law topic of November women’s business meeting

“The Law and How it Affects You” will be the topic of the November meeting of the Northern Palm Beach Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association.  More...

MONEY & INVESTING

The tax man cometh, and cometh, and cometh

The final filing deadline for taxes was on Oct. 1, but for many high-income filers, there is no rest for the tax weary. Taxes remain very much on their minds and, after reading this column, might be elevated to the top priority concern.  More...

Sanctuary Medical Center event benefits Junior League

Sanctuary Medical Center, The Junior League of Palm Beach and Just Ask Boo are hosting Passport to Beauty, a celebration to mark the opening of Sanctuary Medical Center’s newest location in Palm Beach Gardens, at 11505 Fairchild Gardens Avenue, More...

Real Estate News

Stunning Colonial in historic West Palm Beach

“Villa Vallette” is a stunning British Colonial Style Home at 211 Vallette Way, West Palm Beach, built new in 2010 and boasting more than 5,800 square feet with six bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms, including two master suites.  More...

Stephanie Pew honored for MacArthur Beach volunteer work

The president of the Friends of MacArthur Beach State Park, Stephanie Pew, has earned the President’s Call to Service Award for her more than 4,100 volunteer hours. More...

Palm Beach Show Group of Lake Worth acquires New York AVENUE Show

The Palm Beach Show Group recently announced the acquisition of the Antiques, Art & Design at the Armory Show, renowned as the AVENUE Show, from Manhattan Media. More...