September 24, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Triangle Club hosts annual fundraiser at the zoo

The Triangle Club will hold its inaugural Lions of Recovery Fundraiser at The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society in West Palm Beach on Friday, Oct. 2, from 6:30-9 p.m.  More...

BEHIND THE WHEEL

Jaguar F-Type R Coupe builds on Florida-style indulgence

It’s time to fulfill pure driving fantasy. That’s the true expectation once a car passes the $100,000 threshold. More...

NASA completes key milestone in Orion’s journey to Mars

NASA’s mission to send astronauts to deep space destinations where no other human has traveled has taken another important step forward with the completion of a critical milestone for the Orion spacecraft currently in production.  More...

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MONEY & INVESTING

The more things change, the more the Fed stays the same

So I turned 40 this month and decided to celebrate at Disney World with my family. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Rivers of glass

Benzaiten Center forges local connection to art world

According to the “A to Z Photo Dictionary of Japanese Buddhist Statuary,” every major city in Japan has a shrine or temple dedicated to Benzaiten, the goddess of wealth and good fortune, patroness of music, poetry, learning and art. More...

Summer markets wrap; fall markets resume

Fall is finally here.  Yeah, we’re still raising a sweat each time we walk outdoors.  And that’s not frost we’re seeing on the pumpkins, either. More...

HAPPENINGS

Norton Museum to reopen with Moon Festival

Celebrate the Norton Museum’s reopening at the annual Chinese Moon Festival. For the last few weeks, the doors have been closed to visitors so the museum could get a bit of a face lift and to prepare for the upcoming season.  More...

Get dirty: it’s time to get your garden ready

Every so often you spot one: an opportunity so exceptional that it seems almost unreal.  More...

August a strong month for Palm Beach home sales

Florida's housing market continued its positive track in August with more closed sales, higher median prices and a tightening inventory, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors.  More...

Devonshire at PGA National refreshes facilities

Devonshire at PGA National, an Erickson Living retirement community in Palm Beach Gardens, has partnered with a local design firm to create an interior modernization plan for several common spaces in the community. More...

Some totally useless pieces of trivia, some with lots of numbers in them, which you might find amusing or mildly entertaining. Or might not.

¦ The theme music for the very British “Monty Python’s Flying Circus” is the very American composition “The Liberty Bell,” by John Philip Sousa.   More...

The dog’s life

For local shops, canines mean business

Glance through their modeling portfolios and you’ll see the camera loves Sarge, Lexi and Tesla. Big eyes, expressive faces, a natural seated or lounging pose, often in the grass. The epitome of model perfection. More...

Real Estate News

Country Club living in luxury Mirasol Country Club

This grand residence in Mirasol Country Club, at 111 Via Palacio, Palm Beach Gardens, offers a wealth of rich architectural detailing and unsurpassed quality. More...

FLORIDA WRITERS

Politics push the plot in suspenseful seafaring adventure

¦ “The Assassin’s Honor” by Robert Macomber. Pineapple Press. 392 pages. Hardcover, $26.95.   More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Saving silver from the scrap heap

Silver tea sets, vases, jewelry and other objects can be sold at many jewelry stores and antiques shops for the meltdown value. Sterling silver has been about $21 an ounce, but in mid-2015, it was down to about $14 to $15.  More...