December 31, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Fishing club’s 79th Sailfish Derby expected to draw 40 boats, 200 anglers

The West Palm Beach Fishing Club’s 79th annual Silver Sailfish Derby, headquartered out of the Sailfish Marina on Singer Island, is set for Jan. 6 through 9. More...

Plenty new at International Polo Club Palm Beach

¦ Four new, high-goal teams — White Birch, led by patron Peter Brant, returns with a 26-goal team. More...

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South Florida businesses take the show on the road

Navigating busy roads may be near the bottom of your list of good ways to spend time. If only that yoga instructor or gourmet chef or car detailing place could come to you. Well, in many cases, they can. More...

New retail paradigm chips away at store profits

I think my 7-year-old twin boys had a pretty darn good Christmas. After all, they live in the same town as their grandparents and great aunt who love to spoil them. More...

The deal behind the big new car deals

The last week of the year is one of the best times to buy a car. Every vehicle on a lot is owned by the dealer or the manufacturer, and neither one of them wants to pay for the costs associated with monthly or annual financing of this inventory. More...

American Red Cross plans five-alarm design house

Some of the area’s finest creative minds have designs on a former fire station in Northwood.  Fourteen design firms will converge on the 1938 structure to use it as the American Red Cross Designers’ Show House.   More...

11th ForEverglades features Brokaw, Gaffigan, Jackson

The 11th annual ForEverglades Benefit, “It’s Five O’clock Somewhere,” will feature honoree Tom Brokaw, the award-winning television journalist and author; Grammy-nominated comedian Jim Gaffigan; and country superstar Alan Jack More...

Need additional reasons to come to polo?

It’s a daily thing: The high-goal polo teams compete almost daily on one of five fields at the International Polo Club during the winter season. Admission is free. The matches are casual; bring your own chairs or plan to tailgate. More...

Real Estate News

Natural beauty in Bay Hill

This elegantly appointed estate home is surrounded by lush, manicured landscaping with golf and water views on a one-acre lot. More...

Have a seat, and a history lesson while you’re at it

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

The Windsor chair was first made in the late 17th century in England and about 1730 in America. The chairs are similar, but the English chair legs are less splayed and only the English chair has a splat (a shaped piece of wood) as part of the back. More...

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Film

The good ... and the bad

No studio in the history of the film industry has enjoyed a better year than Universal Pictures had in 2015 — and it accomplished the feat in only seven months.  More...

... and the here are the worst

It takes a special movie to genuinely piss you off in the span of two hours. Here are the 10 worst movies of 2015 in no particular order, except one: I saved the worst for last. More...

Dramaworks extends run of “History Boys”

HAPPENINGS

Palm Beach Dramaworks is extra busy this week because they hadn’t planned on extending “The  More...