April 23, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Popular native plant auction May 19 at Mounts Botanical Garden

The Palm Beach County chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society, dedicated to promoting the preservation, conservation and restoration of native plants and native plant communities of Florida, will host its 10th annual Rare & Unique Native Plan More...

Impact 100 Palm Beach County awards $100,000 nonprofit grants

Members of Impact 100 Palm Beach County have awarded grants to nonprofit organizations in southern Palm Beach County.  More...

Mandel library foundation names new executive director

The Board of Directors of the West Palm Beach Library Foundation, which raises funds to support the Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, has announced the appointment of Rebecca Weiss as executive director. Ms. Weiss, a resident of West More...

Business women’s association hosts 19th annual fashion show and lunch

The Northern Palm Beach chapter of the American Business Women’s Association will host its 19th annual fashion show and luncheon on Saturday, April 25, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. More...

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Business News

FoodTruckin’

More cooks opting to serve their gourmet grub on wheels

The number of food trucks delivering mobile meals continues to increase in Southwest Florida and Palm Beach County, sending a business-is-good message throughout the industry.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

ROCKING and GROOVING at SunFest

311 finds its beat with “Stereolithic”

If 311 had one plan of action going into the making of its current album, “Stereolithic,” it was not to have a game plan.  More...

And then there’s Adrienne!

Actress, who gained national fame on “Maude,” takes to stage in “Pippin.”

It seems like only yesterday that Adrienne Barbeau was providing a foil to Beatrice Arthur on Norman Lear’s groundbreaking “Maude.”  But that was 40 years ago.  More...

SPILLING IT

Three Emmys mean, ‘I’m proud of my work, but it doesn’t define me’

Richard Esposito is the hairdresser to the stars. He’s done almost every A- list celebrity you can think of and in turn became a bit of a star himself, appearing on episodes of “30 Rock” and other TV shows. More...

‘Les Mis’ run earns nearly $1 million, breaks Maltz records

The Maltz Jupiter Theatre broke all previous records with its recent four-week run of the musical “Les Misérables,” earning nearly $1 million in ticket sales. More...

Gannon warns residents to use care when renewing tags online

Anne M. More...

Palm Beach Gardens GreenMarket hosts Earth Day event April 26

The city of Palm Beach Gardens will host special activities at the Gardens GreenMarket to celebrate Earth Day on Sunday, April 26, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.  Resource Depot will teach visitors how to make a plant pot from a recycled cup with chalkboard More...

Survey: Nearly half of U.S. homeowners don’t call before digging

Sunshine 811 has released the results from a recent survey that found nearly half (45 percent) of American homeowners who plan to dig this year for projects like landscaping, installing a fence or mailbox, or building a deck, pond or patio, will put More...

26th annual Boys & Girls Club Golf Classic & Auction May 8-9

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County have announced the return of the annual Golf Classic & Auction.  Now in its 26th year, this event will consist of a dinner & auction on Friday, May 8, at the new Wyndham Grand Jupiter at Ha More...

Charles Bender appointed to county economic council board

Charles Bender, executive director of Place of Hope, has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the Economic Council of Palm Beach County Inc.  More...

‘Hats, Ties & Tea’ fundraiser May 9 at Bear Lakes Country Club

The Artists Showcase of the Palm Beaches will host “Hats, Ties & Tea,” a fundraiser to support Art Student Scholarships, at Bear Lakes Country Club in West Palm Beach from 2-4:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 9. More...

Real Estate News

New FPL high-tech diagnostic center designed to better manage technology

Florida Power & Light Company has launched a high-tech Power Delivery Diagnostic Center, designed to leverage advanced smart grid technology to better manage the electric system and deliver reliable service that ranks among the best in the nation More...

Exquisite in Mirasol

This exquisite custom Casto estate is on 3/4 of an acre, offering a 233-foot water view and large one-story home nestled in a private cul-de-sac in prestigious Palacio in Mirasol. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Venetian gondola chair can take you for an expensive ride

A gondola chair, according to furniture dictionaries, is a late 18th- to early 19thcentury chair with a concave back and side rails that curve down to the seat. More...