January 30, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

Empty Bowls Palm Beach County hosts hunger-fighting fundraisers

Hunger facts in Palm Beach County:  • More than 57 percent of county children rely on free or discounted school breakfast and lunch programs for daily meals during the week.  • Nearly 180,000 adults in the county qualify as poor b More...

Loxahatchee society seeks lighthouse, museum volunteers

The Loxahatchee River Historical Society is looking for volunteers for various positions on weekdays or weekends at the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum. More...

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Business News

Gold Coast PR council presents annual Bernays Awards

The Gold Coast PR Council presented its annual Bernays Awards during a luncheon Jan. 24 at the Boca Dunes Country Club in Boca Raton.  More...

Fortunoff Backyard Store opens three Florida locations

Fortunoff Backyard Store, the retail brand which says it has the largest selection of outdoor furniture and accessories in the Tri-State area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut has opened three new stores in Florida.  More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Are things really going to be different with equities this time?

The S&P 500 ended 2013 up almost 30 percent coming on the heels of big gains in each of the preceding four years.  More...

Writing memoir ‘inevitable’ for columnist

Artis Henderson survived the unthinkable.  Two decades after she nearly died in a plane crash that killed her father, her husband died in a helicopter crash in Iraq.  She wept, she mourned, and she began to heal.  More...

Doing the right thing

The rollout of the Affordable Care Act may have been a debacle but that has not stopped an explosion of health enrollments in the program since it was first launched. More...

Job fair fills more than 1,000 Palm Beach Outlets positions

More than 5,000 people attended Palm Beach Outlets’ January job fair to apply for 1,500 full- and part-time jobs, a certain indicator of the economic impact of Florida’s newest outlet center, the mall owners said in a prepared statment.&n More...

Meals on Wheels expands to Lake Worth, seeks volunteers

Meals on Wheels of the Palm Beaches, a nonprofit organization that has been serving homebound seniors in the West Palm Beach area for three years, is expanding to provide service to Lake Worth residents.  More...

Real Estate News

A modern villa in HISTORIC WEST PALM BEACH

Welcome to “Villa Vallette,” a stunning British Colonial style home built in 2010 and boasting more than 5,800 square feet with 6 bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms, including two master suites. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

SCENES FROM SUNDANCE

Film festival remains feisty, independent

The Sundance Film Festival and Cheryl McCormick are creatures of the same stripe — the independent stripe.  While Ms. More...

Actress promises steady diet of laughter

You may remember Renee Taylor as Sylvia, the ultimate Jewish mother, on television’s “The Nanny.” She is all that. More...

COLLECTOR’S CORNER

There’s a lot going on along both coasts of Florida over the next couple of weeks. Here’s a sampling:   More...