November 20, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

American Legion Post 371 installs new slate of officers

The Local American Legion Post 371 in Palm Beach Gardens has elected and installed its officers for 2014.  The incoming officers are Bill Doherty, commander; Joe Lofredo, adjutant; John Liquori, finance officer; Deacon Al Wesley, chaplin; Ed Sko More...

Quantum House names six to advisory council

Quantum House has announced the addition of six new community leaders to its advisory council.  Shannon Ball, Frankel Realty; Dave Donten, Caler, Donten & Levine; Greg McMenaman, Jersey Mike’s Subs; Jerry Rappaport, South Florida Lifes More...

G-Star School sets parade, show saluting veterans

The first annual G-Star School of the Arts Holiday Car & Bike Light Parade & Show saluting veterans will take place in Palm Springs on Wednesday, Dec. 10.  More...

Clerk Sharon Bock receives award for guardianship fraud program

Clerk Sharon Bock has received the 2014 Joanne Otto Distinguished Service Award from the National Adult Protective Services Association in recognition of her Guardianship Fraud Program.  More...

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Arts & Entertainment District officially launches in West Palm Beach

The West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District launch event featured a live performance produced and directed by Steven Caras, starring performers affiliated with six of the member organizations, called ‘cultural partners.’  More...

Tommy Bahama retail shop and restaurant opens in Harbourside Place in Jupiter

Tommy Bahama’s latest retail shop and restaurant opens at Harbourside Place in Jupiter on Nov. More...

Footwear & More opens in downtown West Palm Beach

Footwear & More hosts its grand opening Nov. 21-23 in downtown West Palm Beach. The store offers a diversified mix of premium footwear brands.  More...

‘Hunger and homelessness week’ shines light on need for compassion

One in every 30 children in the United States experiences homelessness each year, amassing to almost 2.5 million homeless children. More...

St. Mary’s Level I Trauma Center is one of nine in state of Florida

When it comes to treating traumatic injuries, time is of the essence. A head injury, gunshot wound or injury sustained from a motor vehicle crash can lead to serious or fatal outcomes. More...

Robert Dickens is named Gardens Medical Center chief operating officer

Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center has appointed Robert Dickens as its new chief operating officer.  In his new role, Mr. More...

Oprah Winfrey highlights West Palm woman’s outreach to kids

For 25 years on her talk show, Oprah Winfrey shed a lot of tears.  When her guests were sad, she was sad. When her guests were glad, so was she.  More...

Pine Jog Elementary receives Josette George Kaufman award

Pine Jog Elementary School in West Palm Beach will receive the second annual Josette George Kaufman Leadership Award, the Arthur R. More...

Real Estate News

Exclusive estate living in Frenchman’s Creek

THIS BEAUTIFUL ESTATE HOME OVERLOOKS THE 10TH AND 11TH holes on the north championship golf course at Frenchman’s Creek in Palm Beach Gardens. The home at 13817 Monaco Way offers four bedrooms and 5½ bathrooms. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Community theater’s Changing face

Area companies look ahead to an evolving market, pool of talent.

Community theaters face a variety of challenges less common to professional organizations — bare-bones budgets, a scarcity of volunteer actors, crew and staff, and sometimes not even a reliably available venue in which to house their production More...

Larger than life: Photojournalism puts you there

The sheer size of these images is overwhelming.  Enlarged to 4 feet by 5 feet, the photographs are traces of memory, what remains after the act is over and the best of them on the walls of the Palm Beach Photographic Centre’s gallery have More...

SPILLING IT

The art of fundraising — ‘the biggest thing is the chairs’

Kevin Murray is a fundr aiser extraordinaire, well- known on the charity circuit, and a local artist. Emily Pantelides: You used to be in charge of events for the Boys and Girls Clubs, what are you doing now? More...