June 26, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

The only question that matters

Do you eat chicken from Arkansas fried in corn oil from Iowa?  I do, sometimes, and it tastes pretty good.  More...

Jupiter Medical Center CEO Couris named health care professional of year

John Couris, president and CEO of Jupiter Medical Center, was presented the Health Care/Science Professional Award at the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches’ Annual Business Awards Breakfast.  The awards recognize Palm Beach County pr More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Adopt the personality traits of the rich

Many aspire to be wealthy. Such aspiration begs the self-directed question: “How can I become wealthy?”  More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Strange seats and other curiosities appear at auctions

Antiques auction galleries sell more than antiques. Folk art, design, modernism, fashion, fossils and dinosaurs, rocks and minerals, comics, movie memorabilia, political and space all are words that have been used to advertise recent sales. More...

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Business News

Scam Alert

Con artists are using caller ID spoofing to pose as you

The Better Business Bureau issued a scam alert on June 20, stating that scammers are using caller ID spoofing technology to impersonate the phone numbers of local businesses, neighbors and even those receiving calls. More...

Pup Crawl seeks vendors for annual event in September

SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY   More...

New executive director named for KidSanctuary Campus

KidSanctuary Campus has announced Marlo Massey as its new executive director. Ms. Massey brings more than two decades of nonprofit experience to Kid- Sanctuary Campus, most recently as director of advancement at Easter Seals Palm Beach County.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

MUSIC WORTH Hearing

Chamber festival offers a mix of the familiar and the obscure

We’ve all heard of Mozart. And Schubert. And Mendelssohn.  But composer Herbert Howells?  Well, you’ve heard of him now because his “Rhapsodic Quintet op. More...

Donation enables Maltz cast to dress for success in production

The Maltz Jupiter Theatre is big on teaching.  More...

COLLECTOR’S CORNER

Auctions are set for both coasts of Florida. I’m going to set aside some time to drive to Arcadia for its street fair, set for the fourth Saturday of the month. More...

Independence Day sparks memories of celebrations

Fourth of July festivities will bring a bunch of bangs, booms and bursts to Palm Beach County next week as America marks its 238th year of independence.  From a full day of activities in Abacoa, to “Red, White & Boom” at the Nort More...

Yes, we have no bananas

It was a prescient thought: It is time for another addition to the sci-fi film series that chronicles the story of brainy apes who take over the Earth and subjugate humans grown too dumb to speak. More...

Radiation oncology director named at JMC’s Foshay Cancer Center

Anthony E. Addesa, MD, has joined the oncology team at Jupiter Medical Center’s Ella Milbank Foshay Cancer Center as medical director of radiation oncology. Dr. More...

Rooney’s 5K Run/Walk raises $21,000 for five local charities

The 7th Annual Rooney’s 5K Run/ Walk raised $21,000 for Autism Project of Palm Beach County, Gold Coast Down Syndrome Organization, FAU Honors College, Pathways to Independence and Potentia Academy.  The donations came with the help of spo More...

Honda Classic awards record $2.55 million to 136 charities

The Honda Classic has awarded a record $2.55 million in charitable contributions in 2014, exceeding the previous record of $2.13 million, given to a wide roster of local causes last year.  More...

Real Estate News

Beautifully appointed in Mirasol

This home at 128 Via Quantera in Mirasol offers a Genovese floor plan with five bedroom suites and a bonus room. Upgrades and appointments include oversized marble floors, wide crown molding, a circular driveway and three-car garage.  More...

Arthur R. Marshall Foundation interns engage in intense Everglades study

Six summer interns are spending their summer slogging through the muck of the Everglades to learn about Florida ecological projects to become more knowledgeable about this unique ecosystem.  More...

Seacrest Services President Mark Wade new Junior Achievement board president

Mark Wade, president of Seacrest Services, has been installed as president of the board of directors for Junior Achievement of the Palm Beaches and Treasure Coast.  More...