November 28, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

Cabo Flats event raises $3,000 for Clinics Can Help

More than 60 guests attended a fiesta fundraiser to support a local nonprofit, Clinics Can Help (CCH) at Cabo Flats in Palm Beach Gardens on Nov. 6. More...

It all began with a four-foot channel

The Port of Palm Beach has grown significantly in size and traffic since the Lake Chelan, its first cargo steamship, docked here. In 1915, a shallow, four-foot channel was dredged from the natural inlet. More...

Palm Beach can’t handle super-sized ships

It’s all about size in terms of which ships can go into which ports. More...

19th Annual Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade is Dec. 7

The 19th Annual Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade, one of the Marine Industries Association of Palm Beach County’s top events, also is part of the 14th Annual “On the Water” Toys for Tots Drive.  Become a participant in the Dec. More...

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Partying on

The new Cycle Party 15-person bikes in downtown West Palm Beach ...

Cycle Party is a new way to experience the streets of Downtown West Palm Beach.  The “bier bike,” as it’s referred to in Europe, fits 15 riders and a driver positioned around a bar-like table.  More...

Good Samaritan Medical Center CEO 2014 chairman for Chamber of the Palm Beaches

Good Samaritan Medical Center CEO Mark Nosacka was named the 2014 chairman for the Chamber of the Palm Beaches. Chosen by the board of directors, Mr. More...

Florida a Top 10 state in producing clean-energy jobs

Companies and communities across the United States announced more than 80 clean energy and clean transportation projects in the third quarter of this year that together could create more than 15,000 jobs, according to a report by the nonpartisan busi More...

Heart Brigade serving 100,000 Thanksgiving meals

The motto “Coming to the Rescue” is the perfect way to describe what the remarkable volunteers of the Big Heart Brigade do for the homeless and disadvantaged people in several Florida counties. More...

Paint-by-number

The season of giving is on our minds. An avalanche of fundraising events is clamoring for our attention on behalf of charitable causes. There are practical reasons, too, for thinking about charitable gifts just now. More...

Jewish Federation names executive vice president

Dr. Helene Lotman has been named executive vice president and chief talent officer of the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County. More...

Shipped goods: Lobsters, sod, diesel fuel

More goods leave the Port of Palm Beach, bound for the Caribbean and abroad, than come ashore.  More than half of all exports to the Caribbean islands move through this port — goods of all kinds.  More...

Montcocaine

A lot has been said about U.S. Rep. Trey Radel, who hails from Florida’s District 19 as everyone in the United States now knows except ivory-billed woodpeckers.  More...

Real Estate News

Luxe living in Mirasol

This home offers breathtaking views of the water and the second fairway of the Arthur Hills Sunset course at Mirasol in Palm Beach Gardens.  The home at 105 Capri features five bedroom suites, a theater, an office and a three-car garage. More...

If you are planning a move, allow plenty of time for the entire process

There are many aspects to moving, navigating real estate transactions, packing up possessions, and finding the perfect home and neighborhood.  There are many details to consider along the way, and making educated decisions can ensure that the pr More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Palm Beach Zoo gets new name, acquires new Florida panther Holiday in heels

The Rockettes kick “Christmas Spectacular” into gear at Kravis

The Palm Beach Zoo has a new name and a new Florida panther. The new name — The Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society — reflects the institution’s emphasis on helping endangered species survive. More...

Symphony opens 40th season with new programs, director

The Palm Beach Symphony is opening its 40th season with its usual flair, with a concert Dec. More...

CONTRACT BRIDGE

A matter of card reading

You might wonder how South managed to make four hearts on this deal. It seems he must go down one, even if you look at all four hands. But make it he did, and it all came about in a perfectly logical fashion.  More...