February 16, 2017 RSS feed / Top News

Author to speak at Coudert event

In the late 1980s, the J. Paul Getty Museum was rocked by a scandal that forever changed the world of antiquities.  More...

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Business News

Gauging tourism

Study shows exceptional revenue from visitors to Florida in 2015, but counties are wary about a slowdown.

When Visit Florida, the state’s official tourism promoter, hired an Oxford Economics company called Tourism Economics to detail the effect of tourists on the Florida economy last year, Donald Trump had not yet taken office as the 45th president More...

Arts & Entertainment News

ARTIGRAS 2017

It’s the year of the emerging artist for the festival

The lifeguard, surfer and West Palm Beach native who lives across the street from the beach describes his art as “pretty simple.” He builds variously sized surfboards out of driftwood, carves them by hand and mounts them on framed backdro More...

HAPPENINGS

Ballet, symphony to create ‘Harmony’

Ballet Palm Beach and the Palm Beach Symphony are giving back to the community by performing a free concert, “Harmony: An Exhibition of The Arts,” on Feb. 26. More...

Rock? Jazz? Musician can play it

From rock, pop and fusion to blues, bluegrass and other forms of roots music, John Smotherman has proven to be one of South Florida’s most versatile guitarists and vocalists since moving here in 1984. More...

A festival that’s just plein pretty

Diverse views and depictions of Palm Beach County make up the outdoor painting contest that is the Lighthouse ArtCenter’s fourth annual Plein Air Festival. More...

St. Mark’s plans peace lecture series

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church and School will launch its fourth annual peace lecture series, “The Path to Peace: Rewriting the Narrative of Fear,” at 7 p.m. Feb. More...

BEHIND THE WHEEL

The E in the new Mercedes E-Class might stand for electronics

Mercedes is making 2017 a signpost to bring technology to its coddled masses. The new E-Class is a mainstream car that wants to do all of the thinking for you. So the real question is, can you still enjoy driving it?  More...

Real Estate News

Upgraded elegance in Mirasol

Impeccable, stunning and loaded with upgrades, this three-bedroom, 3½-bath Dante II model home in Mirasol’s Monte Carlo features coffered box-n-beam volume ceilings with crown molding, 7½-inch base moldings, 4-inch door casings and solid wood r More...