December 12, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

High-tech donation helps children at St. Mary’s

Thanks to a donation from the nonprofit organization Team Aaron, pediatric patients at The Palm Beach Children’s Hospital at St. More...

Art program a hit with clients of New Day adult daycare in North Palm Beach

Sounds of laughter and singing resonate through the hallways of New Day Adult Care Center in North Palm Beach as the clients prepare for the next activity that New Day’s staff has planned.  More...

Community Foundation names marketing, communications director

Jennifer Sullivan, previously vice president at one of Florida’s leading public relations firms, has joined the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties as director of marketing and communications. More...

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MONEY & INVESTING

The lifestyles of the uber-wealthy

Fifty years ago, there were very few billionaires and being a millionaire was quite a distinction.  The first person to fit this category of wealth was the businessman and philanthropist John D. More...

Charity picking

The Gardens Mall brings new audience to nonprofits participating in ‘25 Years of Giving’

Selecting 25 nonprofit organizations in charity-rich Palm Beach County took organizers of The Gardens Mall’s silver-anniversary campaign more than six months.  While each of the groups that made the cut for the “25 Years of Giving&rd More...

Bestseller tells you how you can get everything done

Picture it: Three days before Christmas and you’ve still got to bake your great-grandma’s cookies, do some 11thhour shopping, scrub the house, pick up relatives from the airport, and — oh, yes — finish up that year-end marketi More...

Arts & Entertainment News

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HOROSCOPES

SAGITTARIUS (November 22 to December 21) Your keen instincts are once more on high alert as you find yourself being pressured to make a quick decision about a certain matter. More facts come to light by week’s end.  More...

CONTRACT BRIDGE

The sure way is the best way

Assume you’re declarer in three notrump and West leads the K-Q of hearts, both of which you duck, and then a third heart, which you win with the ace.  More...

Attorney John Morgan — for the reefer

John Morgan’s cherubic face and Southern drawl in commercials advertising his law firm and its motto, “For the People,” are fixtures of life in Florida. More...

Food you can bank on

The run-up to the holiday season began weeks ago. As the end of the year approaches, we count our blessings and give more generously to the less fortunate.  More...

Good Samaritan Medical Center is accredited Chest Pain Center

Good Samaritan Medical Center earns full Chest Pain Center accreditation with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC).  More...

The longest field goal

Matt Prater, who grew up on the west coast about 100 miles from Palm Beach, in Estero, kicked the longest field goal in NFL history last week, splitting the uprights at 64 yards.  That’s like driving a golf ball 530 yards, and putting it o More...

TBC Corp. names president, CEO

Erik R. Olsen has been appointed TBC Corporation president and CEO effective Jan. 1. Mr. Olsen was the chief operating officer of TBC and succeeds Larry Day as CEO.  More...

Marinelife Center hosts lecture series

Take a break and learn about science during the Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Winter — Break for Science! series, set for Thursdays through Dec. 26.  The next lecture will be held at 6 p.m. Dec. More...

Real Estate News

Exquisite home in Loxahatchee Club

Located in the prestigious Loxahatchee Club in Jupiter and situated on a nearly half-acre lot, this pristine home with a “Palm Beach” atmosphere has 3,785 square feet of living space and is one not to be missed. More...

Agents should keep an open mind about open houses

There is an ongoing debate regarding open houses in real estate. Some brokers and sellers feel they are effective, while others think they are a waste of time. More...

When selling your house, it’s best to rely on professionals

When considering selling your home, allow yourself the opportunity to work with a trusted real estate professional to represent your property. More...