January 23, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

American Red Cross Designers’ Show House gets 20th anniversary makeover

The neighborhood nicknamed SoSo (South of Southern Boulevard) is anything but. More...

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LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE

Executive Women of the Palm Beaches partners with PNC Bank for inaugural event

Executive Women of the Palm Beaches is hosting its first Leadership Institute on Jan. 31. The daylong event will feature speakers, breakout sessions and the “Human Library,” that will have experts facilitating a variety of topics.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Elling Tones

Jazz singer pays tribute to songwriters of New York’s Brill Building

Kurt Elling’s speech patterns matchh his musical style. He is at once lyrical and staccato, formal and at ease — not unlike the jazz music he will sing Jan. 25 at the Duncan Theatre in Lake Worth. This concert will have a bit of a theme. More...

Palm Beach County theaters rake in Carbonell nominations

If the 38th annual Carbonell Awards honoring theatrical excellence in South Florida are considered a mirror by some, the nominations provide some interesting material for observers to chew over. More...

COLLECTOR’S CORNER

Miami would appear to be the place to be this weekend, and since it is no more than a couple hours’ drive from just about anywhere locally, why not check out these first two shows?   More...

Breast cancer survivor a strong advocate for early detection

Stories about breast cancer are all the same.  Stories about breast cancer are all different.  The sameness is in the struggle — the fear and challenge, nausea and hair loss, fight and fatigue and survival.  More...

COMMENTARY

A prescription for disaster

If you have not visited the emergency room of your local hospital lately, you should consider an exploratory trip. Earlier this year, a medical event otherwise necessitated an unplanned visit by my husband and me. More...

Improved quality of life goal of Gardens Medical Center program

Think you’re too old for cardiac rehabilitation? Think cardiac rehabilitation is only for men who have had a heart attack? Think again. More...

Real Estate News

Exquisite details in LOXAHATCHEE CLUB home

Located in the prestigious Loxahatchee Club 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...

Bank of America awards grants to Palm Beach County nonprofits

The needs are basic — and vital: hunger and shelter and longer-term solutions to promote financial wellness through access to benefits and resources. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Sewing table held prized place in pre-industrial American homes

Sewing was as important as cooking in centuries past. The most valuable things in an 18th-century American home were linens, bedcovers and drapes. The wealthy could import fabrics from Europe. The average family made their own fabric. More...