December 26, 2013 RSS feed / Top News

Rooney’s Golf Foundation Tournament benefits local charities

The 12th Annual Rooney’s Golf Foundation Charity Tournament recently was held at PGA National to benefit four local charities.  A record total of $46,500 was distributed to Autism Project of Palm Beach County, FAU Honors College, Pathways More...

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Government puts a damper on the Christmas spirit

There are two times of the year when this column becomes more personal: Christmas and Valentine’s Day. Christmas engenders thoughts of giving to those we love. More...

What to do if you used a credit card at Target

The Better Business Bureau has some suggestions for Target customers who are concerned that their credit or debit cards may have been compromised by the data breach announced by the retailer this morning.  More...

Palm Beach Outlets Announces Job Fair at Northwood University

On Jan. 9, Palm Beach Outlets will host a Job Fair at Northwood University in West Palm Beach.  Retailers will be on hand to interview candidates who are seeking positions ranging from sales associates to management. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

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Escape to the movies this season

ONE OF THE GREAT THINGS ABOUT THE HOLIday season is spending time with family and enjoying the spirit of giving and togetherness the time of year brings. More...

Perlman to open Festival of the Arts Boca

Itzhak Perlman may well be the world’s best known fiddler.  And on March 6, audiences can hear for themselves when the violin virtuoso opens the 8th Annual Festival of the Arts Boca at Mizner Park Amphitheater, accompanied by Festival Orch More...

CONTRACT BRIDGE

The head-in-the-sand approach

When you play in a doubled contract, you sometimes have to decide how far to go to try to make your bid, and how far to go to try to minimize the loss.  Here is a sad case where the declarer, in a reckless display of total obliviousness, lost co More...

Pro player beat lymphoma, will compete in ‘Polo for a Purpose’

A polo match and a powerful message will highlight a new fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Palm Beach Area Chapter on Jan. 4.  The honorary chairman of the event will deliver both.  More...

Silver Sailfish Derby set to launch 77th annual tournament

In the fast-paced world of competitive billfishing, many tournaments continue to push the envelope in terms of highstakes payouts and teams go to extreme measures in their preparation, the Silver Sailfish Derby has remained much the same since its in More...

Animal Rescue League Christmas Ball raises $600,000

A receiving line of adorable, adoptable, tail-wagging pets greeted more than 300 guests at the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s 42nd Annual Christmas Ball on Dec. 5 at Sailfish Club in Palm Beach. More...

Real Estate News

Palatial in Mirasol

This luxury residence offers a wealth of architectural detailing and unsurpassed quality. It is impeccably appointed from ceiling to floor in every spacious room. More...

Buyer and seller must take negotiations seriously for a sale to happen

It has been a busy two weeks since the Thanksgiving holiday, which is an excellent sign of what to expect for the upcoming season. In addition to receiving an offer on one of my listings, I have also been working with three buyers.  More...

Consider the benefits of purchasing an existing home

When buyers embark on their venture to buy a home, a decision to consider is whether to buy new or purchase an existing home. There are benefits to each choice. More...