January 14, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

FPL’s new Manatee Lagoon will open to public on Feb. 6

Manatee Lagoon, Florida Power & Light Company’s new Eco- Discovery Center, will open in Riviera Beach on Saturday, Feb. 6. More...

‘Conscious Thinking, Conscious Living’ words to live by for author

If everyone inherited a fraction of the consciousness the petite woman with the calming aura possesses, the world might be better for it. If everyone learned to live in the moment, regret might no longer exist. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

China ushers in a rough start to the year

The first week of 2016 has not been a pleasant experience for equity or commodity investors, to put it mildly. More...

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SELLER’S MARKET

The nuanced not- quite boom in Florida’s home real estate

Talk to the experts in Palm Beach or Naples or Fort Myers or even Punta Gorda, and you get variations on a theme. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

A world of film

Jewish festival to screen flicks from around the globe

Ellen Wedner and her team at the Palm Beach Jewish Film festival must be exhausted. Over the past nine months, they’ve screened more than 150 films. More...

Quoth the festival: Poe ever more

Among American writers, few had as much drama in their lives as Edgar Allan Poe.  So it’s fitting that there should be a play about him.  “He’s crazy but we love him,” said Kermit Christman, founder and director of t More...

HAPPENINGS

Photographer to lecture at Mandel library

Gifted sports photographer Walter Iooss Jr., who shot more than 300 Sports Illustrated magazine covers in his 30-year career, will speak to fans at 1 p.m. Jan. 21 at the Mandel Public Library, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. More...

Signs of the season

The person who said South Florida was a place without seasons clearly never has been to Palm Beach County.  No, it has not snowed here since 1977.  But is there anything more special than the blue of the sky or the dappled sunshine that bri More...

Come, mateys, to Loggerhead’s ‘Swashbuckler Soirée’ fundraiser

The tide has taken quite a turn at Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s premiere fundraiser this year.  The “Swashbuckler Soirée” will be held on Friday, Jan. 29 from 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. More...

School programs, office operations phased out by Marshall Foundation

The board of directors at the Arthur R. More...

Lincoln aims one goal at two of its crossovers

This is one of the most interesting gambles in the luxury car game today. Lincoln has redesigned its MKX crossover to look just like its little brother MKC. More...

Real Estate News

Palm Beach elegance

Casual elegance graces this home that features three bedrooms, a den and 4½ bathrooms. The residence is ideally located a mile north of Royal Poinciana Way. The open floor plan is perfect for entertaining. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Modern sensibilities meet politically incorrect antiques

Trying to be politically correct in the antiques and collectibles world is becoming more and more difficult. Watch out for endangered species discussions and laws. More...