October 8, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Friends of Jupiter Beach hosts Barks & Beaches fundraiser

The Friends of Jupiter Beach first annual Barks & Beaches fundraiser for families and pets is Oct. 24 from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. in downtown Abacoa.  More...

Northern Chamber golf classic set for Dye Preserve in Jupiter

The Northern Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce 5th Chamber Golf Classic will be held Friday, Oct. 16 at The Dye Preserve.  More...

Volkswagen: Not going away, not getting away

BEHIND THE WHEEL

The Volkswagen Group is a dozen vehicle marques rolled into the largest automotive corporation in the world. Now its namesake brand has betrayed key customers who have helped it grow into an industrial juggernaut. More...

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Business News

Walking into the future

Designing pedestrianfriendly communities

Like a perfect economic storm of the future showing only the first real edges of new urbanism, the following events took place almost simultaneously late last week:  More...

The student debt crisis is real and it impacts everyone

MONEY & INVESTING

In the U.S., you must be 21 to purchase or consume alcohol. In most states, you must be at least 18 to purchase cigarettes. You have to be 18 to join the military without parental consent.  More...

Mandel JCC Palm Beach Gardens opens state-of-the-art fitness center

To celebrate the grand opening of its fitness center, the Mandel JCC Palm Beach Gardens will kick off two weeks of promotions from Oct. 15 to Oct. More...

Bring pets for a blessing by Father Frank and Rabbi Frank

Father Frank and Rabbi Frank — The “Dynamic Duo” — will host the Blessing of the Animals at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League on Saturday, Oct. 24.  More...

County Women’s Foundation hosts fashion event Oct. 14

The Women’s Foundation of Palm Beach County hosts its annual fashion forward event on Wednesday, Oct. 14 from 6-9 p.m. More...

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Arthur’s Jam event Oct. 10

It will be all about life in the fast lane for the 19th annual Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Arthur’s Jam Fundraiser presented by Tire Kingdom, a TBC Corporation Company, on Oct. 10. More...

Presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson to speak at YMCA prayer breakfast

Dr. Ben Carson, 2016 presidential candidate, will be the featured speaker at the YMCA of the Palm Beach’s 7th annual Prayer Breakfast on Dec. 8.  The annual event will draw more than 500 guests to The Breakers in Palm Beach.  More...

Real Estate News

Flagler Drive beauty offers Intracoastal views

This charming Mediterranean home, built in 2003, sits on a large lot — almost half an acre — with unobstructed views of the Intracoastal Waterway.  More...

A designer home for your pet squirrel

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Squirrels were popular pets in past centuries. They were kept in special cages that included a running wheel or other type of exercise machine. Many of the cages were shaped like a house or other type of building. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Anything but a PICNIC

Dramaworks strips away the extras to reveal the relationships in William Inge’s play.

Say what you will about William Inge’s play, “Picnic.”  Life was anything but a picnic for the playwright, who drew upon his own experiences growing up in smalltown Kansas for the play, which opens Palm Beach Dramaworks’ More...

Symphonic Band starts season on a global beat

The Symphonic Band of the Palm Beaches always puts its money where its mouth is.  For 55 seasons, it has performed popular classics and raised money for musical scholarships.  It opens this season by sharing the bill for two concerts with a More...

Antiques fair joins GreenMarket in downtown WPB

HAPPENINGS

Beneath the swaying palms along the waterfront, the West Palm Beach GreenMarket is shifting into high gear. Along with it, right next door, another favorite stop for shoppers is revving up for its season.  More...