September 11, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

Jewish Federation names Carolyn Rose director of planned giving, endowments

The Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County has named Carolyn Rose its director of planned giving and endowments. More...

Palm Beach Media Group names Terry Duffy group publisher

Terry Duffy has been promoted from director of production and manufacturing to group publisher of Palm Beach Media Group.  Mr. More...

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Business News

Early success

Young owner of 23 Dunkin’ Donuts builds his business by planning ahead

Amish Patel grew up in Dunkin’ Donuts. His father started with one location in 1984 on the corner of Dixie Highway and Southern Boulevard. The family business grew from there. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Top flight in toe shoes

Ballet Palm Beach enters its 14th season with a mix of old, new favorites

Unlike many of its heroines, Ballet Palm Beach is a scrappy survivor.  How else do you describe a company that has thrived for 13 seasons, even as others with longer histories and perhaps bigger productions have disappeared from area stages over More...

Theatrical community remembers actress’ legacy

Laura Ruchala’s sudden and premature death has rippled through the South Florida theatre scene with a force that matched her zest for life.  More...

COLLECTOR’S CORNER

An appraisal event and auctions round out antiques activities for the next couple of weeks:   More...

Jewish Women’s Foundation first in nation to become autonomous

The Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater Palm Beaches will become the first of 24 national Jewish women’s funds affiliated with a local federation to establish itself as an autonomous organization. More...

Northern county business women chapter names new officers

The Northern Palm Beach Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association has named the officers for its 2014-2015 year.  They are President Pat Key, Vice President Dottie Smith, Secretary Rebecca Ott and Treasurer Janice Kuhns, the ass More...

Alzheimer’s Association Walks set for three Saturdays in October

The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s for Palm Beach and Martin counties will take place in October at three locations:  Boca Raton Walk to End Alzheimer’s is Saturday, Oct. More...

Real Estate News

Luxury in Mirasol

THIS EXCEPTIONAL FIVE-BEDROOM, FIVE bathroom home, with a study, is almost 5,000 square feet under air. More...

New grass, renovated greens make PGA National Champion Course even better

A complete regrassing of the fairways, tees and green-surrounds of the PGA National Resort & Spa's Champion Course — with cutting-edge Celebration Bermuda grass — will make the course firmer and faster.  In addition to the regras More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Rare toy commemorates Chinese terrorist group’s defeat

Sometimes an antique toy tells an almost-forgotten story. The Tammany Hall bank with a well-dressed man taking the penny is a criticism of corrupt politicians in New York City in 1871. More...