September 4, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

Purple Heart Veterans of Florida host benefit at the River House

The Purple Heart Veterans of Florida host an event benefiting veterans Sept. 9 at the River House in Palm Beach Gardens.  The $30 tax-deductible ticket includes a drink ticket and complimentary appetizer buffet. More...

Riviera Beach councilwoman named to cities’ league panel

Riviera Beach District 2 Councilwoman Judy L. Davis has been appointed chairwoman of the Florida League of Cities Transportation and Intergovernmental Relations Committee for the 2014-2015 Legislative session, according to a statement.  More...

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Joe Steranka has changed the community – and aspires to change the world – through the game of kings

The golf gods smiled on one of the most dedicated disciples of the game soon after his retirement as PGA of America’s CEO. The year: 2012. The location: Jupiter Hills. The divined: Joe Steranka.  More...

Patrick Painter joins statewide law firm Broad and Cassel

Patrick Painter has joined the West Palm Beach office of Broad and Cassel, the statewide law firm announced in a statement.  He will serve as an associate in the firm’s Land Use and Environmental, Real Estate and Governmental Relations Pra More...

Mandel JCC of the Palm Beaches appoints Mindy Hanken CEO

Mindy Hanken has been named CEO of the Mandel Jewish Community Center of the Palm Beaches, the center announced in a statement. Ms. More...

Wyndham Grand Jupiter to open Oct. 15 at Harbourside Place

The Wyndham Grand Jupiter at Harbourside Place will open Oct. More...

MacArthur Beach gets funding for new education curriculum

Friends of MacArthur Beach State Park has received $55,700 from the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties.  More...

Palm Beach State College 8th highest for associate’s degrees

With its graduation rates on the rise, Palm Beach State College is now the eighth largest producer of associate degree graduates in the U.S., climbing three notches from last year’s ranking, according to Community College Week.  More...

Women’s Prosperity Network presents 7th business conference

The Women’s Prosperity Network will present its 7th annual “Un-Conference, Excelerate 2014” at the Marriott hotel in West Palm Beach, on Sept. More...

Real Estate News

Mediterranean beauty on El Cid’s Barcelona Road

This beautiful 1925 Mediterranean house is on the lake block of Barcelona Road in West Palm Beach. It is one of the most sought-after streets in historic El Cid. The home at 259 Barcelona Road offers views of the Intracoastal from the second floor. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Horn furniture reused leftover parts creatively

Furniture made from recycled workbenches and school lockers, or huge metal parts from factory machines is not a new idea. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Raising a curtain on new works

Palm Beach Dramaworks is embarking on what may ramp up to be the most ambitious new plays development program in South Florida history: Dramaworkshop.  Starting now and evolving over the next three years, the company will build an ongoing framew More...

Opera trims ticket prices to woo new audiences

Traditional works share the bill with a world premiere

It’s high notes at lower prices.  Palm Beach Opera is reducing ticket prices on more than 600 seats for mainstage opera performances in upcoming 2014-2015 season to make opera more accessible and easier for everyone in the community to att More...

Photographic Centre extends journalism photography exhibition

The Palm Beach Photographic Centre nonprofit organization is extending the exhibition “Best of Photojournalism 2014” through Oct. More...