October 15, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Annual JA Bowl-A-Thon continues fundraising drive Oct. 15 and 16

Bowlers of all ages and skill levels are invited to take to the lanes for a fun-filled evening to benefit Junior Achievement of the Palm Beaches & Treasure Coast during its popular Bowl-A-Thon.  More...

Handling nature’s call with class

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Indoor plumbing with a flushing toilet was not commonplace until the 20th century, even though the first flushing toilet was patented in 1775. More...

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Credit and debit card chips add security against fraud

Coming to a wallet near you: new credit and debit chip cards.  They’re part of a nationwide shift by major card issuers to offer added security against fraud.  The new cards look like your old cards with one exception: they have a sma More...

West Palm Beach nets 28 Awards for waterfront community events

The City of West Palm Beach was recently honored with 28 international and regional awards for its collection of community events on the waterfront.  The city was awarded with 21 awards by the International Festivals & Events Association and More...

Figure out the right bank for you

Living in Punta Gorda, I hear a lot of conversations that start with, “Remember the good old days when...” I don’t really understand those discussions. Was it better years ago without the Internet or iPhones? More...

New endoscope saves turtle at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

The heavy wheezing sound echoed throughout the hospital.  Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s newest patient was being prepped for endoscopic surgery.  The sub-adult sea turtle, named Nikki, was found in the St. More...

Food bank’s “Outrun Hunger” 5K set for Oct. 24 at Okeeheelee Park

Feeding South Florida is hosting the Outrun Hunger Palm Beach County 5K on Oct. 24. More...

Pandora’s Kids hosts poker tourney

Feeling lucky? Then register for the Pandora’s Kids Poker Tournament and try your luck at the card table on Sunday, Oct. 18 from noon-5 p.m. More...

New Nissan Murano is the anti-square crossover

BEHIND THE WHEEL

The 2015 Murano debuts the third generation for Nissan’s look-at-me crossover. It’s a truly bold move to try and be this distinctive in the mainstream world of midsize vehicles, but that’s nothing new for this one. More...

Real Estate News

Magnificent historic Flagler manse

This historic Flagler mansion at 3201 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, has undergone a $700,000 remodel.  More...

Arts & Entertainment News

HANGING FIRE

Jason Aldean stokes the flames with his “Burn It Down” tour

“Burnin’ It Down,” the first single off of Jason Aldean’s current album, “Old Boots, New Dirt,” has become one of the biggest hits of the country superstar’s career.   More...

Scarecrows back for society’s fall festival

HAPPENINGS

It’s time for what’s becoming one of West Palm’s most popular fall events.  More...

Art stroll in Tequesta; visual arts at Armory

The things that go on in the back alleys of Tequesta.  The inaugural Back Alley Mural Festival, held Sept. More...