October 22, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Solid Waste Authority hosts open house, free shredding

What better way to celebrate America Recycles Day than by watching your garbage get recycled into energy, protecting your identity by shredding personal documents, and safely recycling household hazardous wastes?  The Solid Waste Authority will More...

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Florida still leads nation in mortgage fraud

South FLoridsa — Palm Beach, Miami-Dade and Broward counties — has the highest risk of mortgage fraud in the country, according to a report by property analytics firm CoreLogic.  More...

Hanley Center Foundation names Kae Jonsons CEO

Kae Jonsons recently joined Hanley Center Foundation as chief executive officer, according to David Fritz, chairman of the foundation’s board of directors. In her new role, Ms. More...

Oxbridge names stadium ‘The William H. Pitt Stadium’ following donation

The home of the Oxbridge Academy ThunderWolves has a new name following a $2.2 million donation to the independent secondary school. The 1,500-seat athletic complex will now be called The William H. Pitt Stadium.  More...

Florida Weekly team earns 15 excellence awards

Florida Weekly’s ad designers and creative team took home 15 awards for advertising design excellence last week at the annual statewide meeting of the Florida Newspaper Advertising and Marketing Executives in Sarasota. More...

California Kitchen, J. McLaughlin set Adopt-A-Family fundraiser

California Pizza Kitchens and J. McLaughlin will give a percentage of sales made Oct. 23 to Adopt-A-Family of the Palm Beaches.  The nonprofit helps homeless families get back to self-sufficiency.  More...

Victims of Domestic Abuse awarded Mary Kay grant

Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse Inc., a domestic violence shelter serving Palm Beach County, received a $20,000 grant from the Mary Kay Foundation.  In conjunction with October’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the foundation has award More...

Real Estate News

Limitless luxury in Trump Plaza

This luxurious waterfront Trump Plaza apartment, the largest unit in the building and one of the largest units in Palm Beach County, is ideal for individuals with the finest taste. More...

Contemporary Halloween has 20th-century roots

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Jack-o’-lanterns, ghosts, witches and trick or treating are all part of Halloween. But how did it start? There were similar celebrations dating back to ancient times but the modern holiday started about 1910. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

MURDER AT THE MALTZ

Theater opens season with “Agatha Christie: The Mousetrap”

Murder is on the menu at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre.  And there’s no mystery as to why the theater is starting its season Oct. More...

Concert band opens with brass

It’s big and it’s brash.  Oh, yeah, and it’s brass.  When the 80-piece Palm Beach Gardens Concert Band takes the stage Oct. More...

Library aims to Jumpstart kids on reading

HAPPENINGS

Each year, Jumpstart sponsors Read for the Record, one part of its global initiatives to build key language and literacy skills in children everywhere. More...