October 6, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

Honor Flight to celebrate 82 veterans

Twenty-five World War II veterans, 56 Korean War veterans and one Vietnam War veteran are ready and waiting for Oct. 8 when they will take their Honor Flight. More...

Study links two genes to breast cancer survival

Testing for the activity of two genes could pick out women who are at increased risk of dying from their breast cancers, suggests a new study of almost 2,000 patients. More...

BEHIND THE WHEEL

Nissan Leaf: The practicality of an electric soul

How does a car that comes with priority parking, $3 per fill-up and a built-in government rebate sound? The idea of an electric car can be pretty appealing before even the first mile is driven. But what about when reality sets in? More...

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Business News

Wedding Bell Bliss

Gardens Mall expo caters to brides and grooms

Caterers and florists and photographers, oh my! A celebration of nuptials involves a lot of planning, and deciding on the menu, picking the flowers and selecting the shutterbug who will capture the moment all play a big part. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

What’s going to happen to Saudi Arabia in this oil market?

One of my favorite shows as a kid was “The A-Team.”  More...

Naked Stage opts out of Clematis Street

Antonio and Katherine Amadeo, the award-winning South Florida couple who separately and together championed cutting-edge work through their Naked Stage company and who helped unite the local artistic community with their 24-Hour Theatre Project, plan More...

Arc volunteers ‘band together’ to celebrate abilities – and set record

Volunteer supporters of The Arc of Palm Beach County and adult clients of the nonprofit organization will join forces for a packaging event on Oct. 10 to raise $100,000 for Arc’s programs for people with developmental disabilities. More...

Breast cancer facts and figures

¦ About 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12 percent) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime.  More...

PINK CALENDAR

Holding a breast cancer awareness event? Please let us know at pbnews@floridaweekly.com. More...

Real Estate News

Carefree luxury at Ritz Carlton Residences

Fall in love with this professionally decorated 11th floor condominium at the Ritz Carlton Residences, Singer Island. There is an “open floorplan” for relaxed living, and it’s a perfect winter retreat. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

FLORIDA WRITERS

Compendium of Florida facts and follies links the loony, lousy and laughable

¦ “Oh, Florida! How America’s Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country,” by Craig Pittman. St. Martin’s Press. 336 pages. Hardcover, $26.99. More...

Dramaworks marks SEASON 17

Theater brings together works by Tennessee Williams and Stoppard, and spends an evening with Truman Capote

What do these have in common? More...

HAPPENINGS

Norton raises questions of race in ‘Question Bridge’

The Norton Museum of Art will shine a light on questions of race, when “Question Bridge: Black Males” opens Oct. 18. More...