April 9, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Hundreds to SleepOut – or SleepIN to benefit the county’s homeless

Whether choosing to sleep outside overnight at The Meyer Amphitheatre with hundreds of others — or selecting to SleepIN in your own backyard or living room, everyone is invited to participate in The Lord’s Place SleepOut-SleepIN 2015.&nbs More...

Caridad Center breaking ground on 11,000-square-foot addition

Caridad Center, the largest free healthcare clinic in Florida, will host a groundbreaking at the Caridad Campus on Monday, April 20, at 9:30 a.m. More...

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Business News

DOES YOUR CORPORATE CULTURE REWARD THE LAZY BRAIN?

Humans are lazy thinkers. Although the brain comprises only about 2.5 percent of our body weight, it generally uses 20 percent of the body’s energy. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

For the love of JANIS

At 64, the writer of “Society’s Child” is touring with folk legend Tom Paxton as he says so long to the stage

Janis Ian grew up listening to Tom Paxton. That was to be expected. After all, Mr. Paxton’s music was part of the soundtrack to the ’60s. More...

Celtic Woman brings sweet harmonies to Kravis

Susan McFadden was no stranger to the stage when she joined Celtic Woman three years ago. More...

SPILLING IT

‘I want people to remember what’s important to me ... God and family’

Liz Quirantes is the main anchor on WPEC- TV CBS12 News. On July 24 she will celebrate 24 years on the air in Palm Beach County. She was recently nominated for a “Women in Leadership” Award by Executive Women of the Palm Beaches. More...

Star Wars Night highlights Roger Dean Stadium’s opening weekend

Opening night at Roger Dean Stadium will deliver the same energy and excitement it has for the previous 18 seasons – with an element of economy.  “Everything’s a buck,” General Manager Mike Bauer said. More...

Great Give is May 5-6 for Palm Beach, Martin

A total of 437 local nonprofits will participate in the Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties, a 24-hour online fundraiser that takes place May 5 at 5 p.m. until May 6 at 5 p.m. More...

ChildNet luncheon April 9 at Frenchman’s Reserve

ChildNet, Palm Beach County’s community-based agency responsible for administration of the local child welfare system, will host its second annual ChildNet Care for Kids luncheon on Thursday, April 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Relay For Life events set for communities across the county

The American Cancer Society is recruiting teams from businesses, schools, families, places of worship, and more to participate in the Relay For Life of Jupiter event, which will be held Saturday, April 11, at Jupiter High School.  More...

Real Estate News

Exquisite home, sweeping water views in Mirasol

This exquisite custom Casto estate is situated on 3/4 of an acre offering the largest 233-foot water view and largest onestory home nestled in a private cul-de-sac, at 136 Via Palacio in prestigious Palacio in Mirasol. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Mind the difference between ‘clockwork’ and ‘windup’ toys

Tin toys, especially those that picture everyday life, are popular with today’s collectors. Political, social, women’s work, and other themes inspired toy makers. More...

Florida consumer confidence reaches a 10-year high in March

Consumer sentiment among Floridians rose in March by more than three points to 96.8, the highest reading in 10 years, according to a monthly University of Florida survey. All five components that make up the index increased.  More...