January 21, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

Who represents you in Tallahassee?

It’s OK if you haven’t been paying attention — if perhaps a few elections have passed you by and maybe you’ve fallen behind. More...

Nonprofits encouraged to register for May 3 annual Great Give event

Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties is a 24-hour online giving event led by the Community Foundation for Palm Beach County, United Way of Palm Beach County and United Way of Martin County designed to raise as much money as possible for local More...

Dieters beware! Girl Scout cookies set to go on sale

There potentially is nothing more deadly to the diets of America than the combination of adorable Girl Scouts and those cookies they sell each year. Waistlines, watch out — they’re back! More...

BEHIND THE WHEEL

Top five new cars to look forward to in 2016

While the snowbirds flock south to Florida in January, car people head to Detroit. The North American International Auto Show is our time to peek into the crystal ball to see what the automakers see in the future. More...

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Business News

MONEY & INVESTING

It’s not just China playing havoc with equities

When I was thinking of moving here in 2014, it was May and the weather was just awful. More...

The Club at Ibis earns top industry award

The Club at Ibis — formerly Ibis Golf & Country Club — has been awarded the prestigious Distinguished Emerald Club of the World award, as determined by the annual Distinguished Clubs of the World award program conducted by BoardRoom m More...

Florida Whole Food Markets donate 1 million pounds of food

The Florida region of the Whole Foods Market’s Core Values charity donated more than 1 million pounds of food statewide in 2015, the company announced. More...

Komen set to paint the town pink for the 25th Race for the Cure

Jan. 30 will be downtown West Palm Beach’s day in pink. That’s the day the 25th Annual Susan G. Komen South Florida Race for the Cure takes to the streets. More...

Legislators in their own words

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‘Shower for Shelter’ teddy bear fundraiser auction to help provide homes to young mothers, kids

Rescue a teddy bear and help provide a home and hope to a young homeless family by attending the Holy Ground Shelter's annual “A Shower for Shelter” luncheon and auction at the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion on Sunday, Jan. More...

Jan. 23 Downtown at the Gardens fashion show benefits cancer charity

Downtown at the Gardens invites fashionistas and friends to enjoy a chic night out during Downtown’s Fashion Affair on Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. More...

Scripps Florida gets $100,000 to study drugs for Alzheimer’s

Scripps Florida has received a $100,000 grant from the Lottie French Lewis Fund of the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties. The funds will support Alzheimer's drug discovery research at the Scripps Research Institute.  More...

Real Estate News

Elegance in the heart of Palm Beach

This top-of-the-line Palm Beach home is in a superb in-town location. The Sloan Construction residence, at 358 Hibiscus Ave., is 2 years old, and features mahogany impact glass and Sapele wood floors. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

The Kate Greenaway look was popular in the late 19th century

Kate Greenaway (1846-1901), an English artist, often is called the creator of picture books. As a young girl, she drew watercolor pictures of children dressed in old-fashioned clothes in a nearby village. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

FOCUSED

Photographers unite at 21st annual FOTOfusion

FOTOfusion’s faithful have descended on downtown West Palm Beach for the 21st installment of the five-day festival celebrating the field of photography. More...

She shoots horses, doesn’t she?

The Palm Beach Photographic Centre is featuring an exhibit of photographs by equine photographer Monica Stevenson.  The photos in “A Horse of A Different Color” were taken all over the world of the best equine athletes the planet ha More...

Plein air painter to show at Eissey

Plein air painter Manon Sander’s work literally is kissed by the sun.  And for about five weeks, the artist’s work will shine on the lobby at Palm Beach State College’s Eissey Campus Theatre, from Jan. 21 to Feb. 28.  More...