July 3, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

Topo map, Independence Day

In the hilly topography of American life, history hardly lends itself to the chatter of jingoists — the love-is-blind fatherland flag wavers and chest thumpers.  More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Understanding the lingo of finance

Finance and investing is sufficiently complex but made even more so by the abbreviations and acronyms woven into the fabric of financial columns and cable discussions. More...

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GOOD MARKET

Pending home sales surge, as interest rates remain low and inventory rises

Pending home sales rose sharply in May, with lower mortgage rates and increased inventory accelerating the market, according to the National Association of Realtors. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

MUCH ADO ABOUT SHAKESPEARE

Palm Beach Shakespeare Festival presents the Bard’s bawdy tale of love and trickery

Kevin Crawford’s spirit looms large over this year’s Shakespeare by the Sea.  But this is no ghost story, no “Hamlet,” no “Richard III,” no “Macbeth.”  It is “Much Ado About Nothing,&rdq More...

Mega Bash promises mega fun for Fourth at Roger Dean Stadium

Folks needing a taste of classic Americana need look no further than Roger Dean Stadium on Independence Day weekend.  The stadium will offer a mix of baseball, hotdogs and fireworks, all in that order, along with music and other activities for t More...

A star-spangled weekend of Independence Day events

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St. Mary’s stroke center keeps Elvis tribute singer in the groove

Oh, it’d be easy to use all the Elvis clichés about Al Maeyens’ recent stroke, to say he was “All Shook Up” or in “Trouble” or that it was almost “Too Much,” or that his wife, Dee, could’ve been i More...

Wanted: Angel investors

Nonprofits make a budget plan annually. Once the gavel falls, and the board approves the numbers, it becomes the blueprint for guiding forward the achievement of the organization’s aspirations. More...

Grant to Loggerhead Marinelife Center provides recycling bins at pier, center

Loggerhead Marinelife Center has received a grant from Keep America Beautiful and The Coca-Cola Foundation for recycling bins at the Juno Beach Pier and the Marinelife Center campus.  More...

KOVEL : ANTIQUES

Flags, eagles, Statue of Liberty … all things patriotic popular with collectors

Flags, eagles, George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, the Statue of Liberty, Uncle Sam and other patriotic symbols are very popular with collectors. The image gives a simple message of patriotism to Americans. More...

Real Estate News

Luxury, in exclusive Mirasol

This magnificent La Mirada III extended, Kenco builder’s model in Mirasol offers four bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms on one level located in the desirable Mariposa development close to the club. A full golf membership is available. More...

More than 30,000 food items donated through Canstruction

Canstruction 2014, which closed at The Gardens Mall after a two-week run in June, resulted in the donation of more than 30,000 individual food items to the Palm Beach County Food Bank, totaling 32,366 pounds of food to help feed the hungry in the com More...