August 20, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

ABWA hosts networking, branding expert

The Northern Palm Beach chapter of the American Business Women’s Association will host its monthly meeting Sept. More...

‘Teal & Tango’ at The Gardens Mall to help local ovarian cancer patients

September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness month, and to help bring awareness to this disease the H.O.W.- Hearing the Ovarian Cancer Whisper is hosting “Teal & Tango,” a night out on Tuesday, Sept. 8, from 6-8 p.m. More...

Junior League of Palm Beaches picks revitalization of Vita Nova Village as annual community project

The Junior League of the Palm Beaches has selected the revitalization of Vita Nova Village, a residential community in West Palm Beach that serves young adults phased out of the foster care system, to be its annual community project for the 2015-16 y More...

Rand Hoch: Fighting for the rights of LGBT Floridians

In 1988, Rand Hoch founded the Palm Beach County Human Rights Council. He has twice served as the organization’s president. More...

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Business News

Paint. Play. Work.

Local studios make social arts their business

Hank Weisiger of Bisque IT studio in Port Charlotte sums up the art party sensation sweeping the nation best: “We’re not fine art, we’re fun art.”  More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Winners and losers in light of a devalued yuan

People like consistency and predictability in their lives. This is true with the small things in life like knowing that when you order a McDonald’s double cheeseburger, it always contains exactly two pickles. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

EVOCATIVE IMAGES

Norton interns’ show highlights photographs of the Black Panthers

It’s safe to say there is one thing everyone can agree on: 1968 was a tumultuous time in U.S. More...

HAPPENINGS

Clematis by Night ready to wrap 20th festivities

From 6 to 9 p.m. Aug.  More...

Florida Weekly wins nine journalism awards

Florida Weekly writers and designers won nine journalism awards in the 2015 Society of Professional Journalists Sunshine State Awards, held Saturday in Miami. More...

Activist marks 27 years of fight for equality

The long-awaited U.S. More...

Marinelife Day celebrates turtles Aug. 22 at The Gardens Mall

For the fourth consecutive year, sea turtle lovers will enjoy an interactive afternoon at Marinelife Day at The Gardens Mall.  The free family event will be held 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. More...

Clinics Can Help launches campaign for $1 million for a bigger facility

This summer, Clinics Can Help, a nonprofit that provides free durable medical equipment to those in need, is experiencing growing pains — the good kind.  More...

Wyndham hotel, Trump golf club partnership created by Harbourside

Harbourside Place, Jupiter’s new mixed use, downtown entertainment destination, has announced a new promotional partnership between its anchor tenant, the Wyndham Grand Jupiter, and the highly regarded Trump National Golf Club Jupiter.  More...

Gardens Medical names chief of women’s surgical services

Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center has named Dr. Linda Kiley the new medical director of women’s surgical services.  In her new role, Dr. More...

Real Estate News

Ritz Carlton elegant charm

If you ever wanted to live in a beach cottage with all the trimmings, this is it. As a low-floor condominium, enjoy the essence of being among the flowing palm trees, cool ocean breezes and steps to all the common element activities. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Women’s struggle for equality inspired clever toy

Children’s toys reflect the world of adults, so it is not surprising that sometimes a toy represents the political ideas of the parents and the children just think of it as a toy. More...

BEHIND THE WHEEL

Ford’s new Edge out to beat the one-hit wonder

An encore after the first big hit is always a tough act. In music it’s the difference between being Pink Floyd and Iron Butterfly. More...