November 13, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

Paddleboarding for a purpose

‘Keep Calm and Paddle On’ offers outdoor rehabilitation for special-needs children

Some stood, while others sat. A few reclined, gazing into the autumn sky, and those with a sense of ambition lay face-down, peering out at the rippling water.  More...

Diabetes levels soar in Palm Beach County

Diabetes has reached epidemic levels in Palm Beach County with an estimated 165,000-plus residents with the disease and almost the same number unaware that they have diabetes  More...

Homeless Coalition aims to end hunger

As people around the country gather for Thanksgiving, there are thousands who will not enjoy a holiday meal. More...

Tennis anyone?

Chris Evert Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic is Nov. 21-23

Tennis legend Chris Evert battled rival Martina Navratilova for 15 years and 61 tournament finals on the world’s courts, in what many call the greatest rivalry in women’s tennis history.  Next week, the pair meet again, but this time More...

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Business News

Act Two: Atlantic Arts resurfaces as Performing Arts Academy of Jupiter

Like a phoenix rising from its ashes, the defunct Atlantic Arts Academy has resurrected itself as the Performing Arts Academy of Jupiter, thanks to the efforts of Trina Ginossi and her investment partner Monica Leonhardt. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

How to become investor proficient

Investor proficiency means understanding investing and feeling comfortable in executing an investment strategy, investment purchases and disciplines for protecting the portfolio. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

SIMPLY Chita

Broadway star marks a certain birthday with “A Legendary Celebration” at the Maltz.

The phone rings, and Chita Rivera apologizes for calling a few minutes late.  It’s no problem.  After all, it’s not every day that a reporter is waiting to chat with Chita Rivera.  She gives a husky laugh, and talks about t More...

Oh, Bhoy. This comic delivers humor with a burr

Regardless of what happens at any of Danny Bhoy’s three shows Nov. More...

PUZZLES

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Miami Book Fair presents a literary feast

The nation’s largest book fair kicks off Sunday with a radio host, a choreographer and a dancer.  Not exactly the epitome of the literary world.  More...

Community Foundation celebrates new leadership

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties has approved five new appointments.  J.B. More...

Area teachers delve into brain research at Max Planck

Eight Palm Beach County science teachers worked alongside researchers at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience’s second annual teacher workshop last month in Jupiter.  The workshop was created to deliver the type of intensive, More...

The new naked Cloudjacket can suit you up

With instant access comes instant vulnerability.  We’re all naked and afraid inside the cyberdome. More...

Real Estate News

Plantation-inspired living at Bamboo Hill

Bamboo Hill was created by Lars Bolander, inspired by plantation architecture and lifestyles from extensive travel to exotic places around the world.  The main house is designed with a large living room, soaring ceilings, and open beams with a s More...

Business briefs

¦ Rachel Ricci has joined the West Palm Beach office of Broad and Cassel as an associate in its Real Estate Practice Group, the firm announced.  More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Rookwood pottery’s elaborate markings make identification easy

Rookwood pottery, made in Cincinnati since 1880, is perhaps the most popular American art pottery among collectors. More...