July 17, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

Losing the real World Cup

In the humdrum of daily living it’s hard to see the value of things, sometimes — ethics, for example, or ice cream. Football or Futbol (soccer). More...

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SMALL OBJECTS, BIG BUCKS

Palm Beach County woman’s collection to be highlight of major miniatures auction

Cookie Ziemba has big hopes for a large collection of small objects that will be auctioned off as part of a twoday sale at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers in Chicago.  “I’m hoping for a million,” the suburban Lake Worth resident sai More...

Arts & Entertainment News

KISS

The painted princes of rock mark 40 years of music and makeup by hitting the road

Earlier this year, Kiss received a big dose of vindication when the original edition of the band — singer/guitarist Paul Stanley, bassist/singer Gene Simmons, guitarist Ace Frehley and drummer Peter Criss — were inducted into the Rock and More...

Dramaworks books a Loesser musical for summer

“Happy Fella” set to take stage in concert version of show

RolandR Rusinek is ebullient.  TheT actor has a spring in his step as he walks along Clematis Street in downtowndow West Palm Beach, perfect for his role as a member of the company in PalmPal Beach Dramaworks’ concert production du of &ldq More...

COLLECTOR’S CORNER

Auctions are the main event as collecting takes a summer holiday. The next antiques show is the first weekend of August.   ¦ Sims Creek Antique Mall auction — A variety of objects will be up for bid at 6 p.m. July 18 at 1695 W. More...

Breakthrough technology reduces breast cancer radiation to one day

Dr. John A.P. Rimmer has traveled to Milan, Italy’s second most populous city. More...

Looking a gift horse in the mouth

Public or nonprofit organizations that receive charitable funding know about the give and the take in the process of “grantseeking.” Goals, budgets, and operational plans are subject to editing by donors before they write the check; and, More...

Real Estate News

Expansive courtyard home in Mirasol

This Corsica courtyard home offers more than 5,000 square feet of living space. The five-bedroom, five-bathroom home features a den, and is formerly a builder’s model. More...

Swings & Wings takes flight at Roger Dean Stadium

Forget the hotdogs and put away the peanuts, at least on July 19.  At Roger Dean Stadium, the focus is on baseball and wings.  That’s right — wings.  More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Remarkable jugs carried complex statements of the time

Artists often express political ideas in their work, and many years later, collectors have trouble understanding the politics. Kirkpatrick/Anna pottery worked from 1839 to 1896 in Illinois and made pottery jugs and other useful containers. More...