December 17, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Stephen Levin and Petra Levin give MorseLife $5 million

MorseLife Health System has receieved a gift of $5 million from Miami and Palm Beach residents and philanthropists Stephen Levin and Petra Levin. Mr. More...

Meals on Wheels delivering in northern Palm Beach County

Meals on Wheels of the Palm Beaches, which has been providing hot meals delivered by caring volunteers to seniors in central Palm Beach County for almost five years, is now providing services to residents in northern Palm Beach County.  More...

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Straight talk from the pros

Taking a look at how Florida PR pros view Volkswagen’s crisis

IF on a common core of public relations wisdom, Matthias Mueller, the German chief of Volkswagen, and Hans Dieter Poetsch, chairman of the supervisory board of the company, which includes Audi and Porsche among its dozen brands, might have brought th More...

We keep getting fooled again and again

MONEY & INVESTING

It is truly amazing what the human mind has created over the past few decades. The Internet. Cures for devastating diseases. Nuclear power. I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter. More...

Ford F-150 Platinum is a luxury car lurking in a 4x4

Owning a 4x4 truck is like being in an exclusive club. There’s a small nod you instinctively know to give another pickup owner if you pass them on a secluded dirt road. More...

Sea cows actually are cousins to elephants

No eyelashes, no earlobes, but I do sport a cute belly- button (mostly outie). Body fuzz and whiskers, check. Perpetually sheepish demeanor (Charlie Brown perfected my look). More...

Is any gift more precious than a memory?

When my grandmother, Kathryn, spoke of her mother-in-law, you could hear the italics and see the underline in her voice.  It was magical.  If ever two souls were destined for friendship, it was Kathryn Yagen and Martha Bolender.  They More...

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation raises $34,000 at zoo event

Murder was on the menu at the Palm Beach Zoo last month for the hundreds of guests who attended the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America’s newest event, Murder at the Menagerie. More...

Ronald McDonald House Charities donates to Place of Hope

Ronald McDonald House Charities of South Florida has presented Place of Hope with a donation of $22,300.  The funds will be used for home expenses related to the management and upkeep of Place of Hope’s Family Cottages, which make up the g More...

Real Estate News

Cutting-edge design in Mirasol

This home at 122 Via Quantera is on one of the most prestigious streets in Mirasol. It offers the latest in technology and fine designer appointments. More...

Santa’s skinny precursors wore green, gray or dark blue coats

“Belsnickle” is a German name said by some to be taken from the words “belzen,” meaning “to wallop,” and “Nickel,” a form of the name Nikolas. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Israel. van Gogh. Degas. And Tiny

Norton Museum kicks off season with photographs, paintings by masters

It has been a busy couple of months at the Norton Museum of Art.  This fall alone has had four openings.  You have the big photographic show of images from Israel, single-image exhibitions of paintings by Van Gogh and Degas and a smaller sh More...

Glass master’s works to sparkle at gallery

HAPPENINGS

Habatat Galleries is hosting a festive holiday party featuring a solo exhibition by glass master Binh Pho from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 18, at the Galleries in downtown West Palm Beach. More...

South Florida Fair plans lineup of country, rock acts

Expect the 2016 edition of the South Florida Fair to be a little bit country.  No, we’re not talking Donny and Marie. More...