February 13, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

Helen K. Persson estate donates $5 million to Kravis Center fund

In 2008, Helen K. Persson lent her name to establish the Helen K. Persson Society, recognizing members whose financial endowment commitments will keep the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts fiscally sound for generations to come. More...

Lighthouse ArtCenter celebrates 50th Jubilee Beaux Arts Ball

The Lighthouse ArtCenter invites you to “Rocket to 1964” as it celebrates its 50th annual Beaux Arts Ball. The ball, set for Saturday, March 8, at The Country Club at Mirasol, will look back to the time ArtCenter was founded. More...

Ibis Friends of Veterans raises over $100,000 through golf tourney

The Second Annual Friends of Veterans Golf Tournament at Ibis Golf & Country Club attracted more than 270 players for the event, which lead off with double-amputee veteran Sgt. Dana Bowman parachuting onto the driving range. More...

Kids’ Dreams sponsors Literacy Days for 500 kids in Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens

Kids’ Dreams began as a way to provide summer-camp tuition to children in need. It has grown since then, and expanded its mission. More...

Palm Beach Zoo sets conservation lecture series

A solar-powered Florida city and a passion for Florida’s landscape – those are the topics for the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society’s upcoming Conservation Leadership Lecture Series for 2014, sponsored by Florida Crystals Co More...

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Real Estate News

MONEY & INVESTING

Relationships and money

Money is obviously an integral part of daily living. We’re occupied with its accumulation, safeguarding, investing and spending. More...

Dream location for boaters

“...a perfect spot for a large yacht on the canal with extra space along the Intracoastal ...”

This home on Cypress Island in Palm Beach Gardens is a boater’s dream location. This is the best lot in the exclusive and gated community of Cypress Island. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

President’s Day name a familiar tale of congressional gridlock

Presidents’ Day this year is Feb. 17. It’s set by law as the third Monday of February. But it’s officially called “Washington’s Birthday” by the federal government. More...

TIGER, RORY AND PHIL — OH MY!

TRIPLE THREAT

— Command Sergeant Major Joseph Brown, U.S. Army Reserves — a great sense of welcome and promise. More...

Art remains the draw at ArtiGras

ArtiGras takes an army. The 29th annual festival, set for Feb. 15-17, is expected to attract more than 85,000 people to see the work of the 300 or so artists who will have their work for sale. More...

Tax Collector’s office, Realtors partner to give info kits to new residents

It’s said that a man’s (and a woman’s) home is his (and her) castle. So to make moving in to that new home-castle a bit easier, Anne M. More...

Mandel JCC names Rachel Fox assistant executive director

The Mandel JCC Palm Beach Gardens has named Sarah Potkin its new Camp and Children’s Director. Rachel Fox, who served in this position, has been promoted to assistant executive director. More...

Rotary “Flavor of Tuscany” benefits community projects

Worldwide, Rotary has 34,000 clubs and 1.2 million members who believe in community involvement, volunteering and the Rotary ideal of “Service Above Self.” Locally, The Rotary Club of the Northern Palm Beaches’ is hosting a “F More...

Frenchman’s Creek men’s group tourney raises $250,000 for JMC foundation

The Jupiter Medical Center Foundation is calling it “a hole-in-one.” They’re referring to the Annual Frenchman’s Creek Men’s Health Day Golf Tournament in mid-December, which – thanks to the support demonstrated by More...

Business women’s group hosts fashion show and luncheon

Sure it’s a seasonal cliché, but “Spring into Fashion” does set the right tone. Fashion. Food. Fun.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

CONTRACT BRIDGE

Piéce de Résistance

The play of the cards in most deals is relatively simple. More...

COLLECTOR’S CORNER

This weekend offers everything from the high-end to the low, plus a couple of fun events in Broward County.   More...

Middle school bands set breakfast/auction fundraiser

Independence Middle School Bands will be holding a Pancake Breakfast/ Silent Auction, with live entertainment on Saturday, February 22, from 8 a.m. More...