April 20, 2017 RSS feed / Top News

Rare plants up for bid at Mounts

Native plants are the gateway to sustainability. They protect the food web, attract butterflies and birds, conserve water, eliminate the need for harmful sprays and create an ecologically friendly and sustainable landscape.  More...

Environmental Resources Management receives award

With more than 500 film-goers in attendance, Palm Beach County’s Department of Environmental Resources Management was recently presented with the Loxahatchee River Historical Society’s Outstanding Stewardship Award at the third annual Wil More...

BEHIND THE WHEEL

Palm Beach auction as much big dollar as bargain basement

Classic car auctions are intimidating by design. They are in a room filled with so many people it requires stadium seating (plus live network TV,) and everything is focused on one item at a time. More...

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Business News

Music man, merchant

Off-Broadway producer also owns WIC stores

Shawn Nightingale is truly a man for all seasons. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Lowly JCPenney stock is risky, but it’s a risk that may pay off

Mention the department store JCPenney to anyone, and I think the reaction will be dependent on the person’s age. Someone older than 50 may remember ordering items from its once-popular mail-order catalogs. More...

Area groups celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day brings an opportunity to reflect on the planet and ways in which we can protect it. It’s also a day of celebration. At Loggerhead Marinelife Center, the day includes Earth-friendly activities for all ages 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 22. More...

Women to build Habitat home during National Women Build Week

Habitat for Humanity of Palm Beach County and the Marte family, future Habitat homeowners, will work alongside Lowe’s volunteers and all-female construction crews May 6-14 for Habitat for Humanity’s 10th annual National Women Build Week. More...

Bats and alligators are nesting now, FWC advises

Florida’s four-month bat maternity season started April 16 and lasts through Aug. More...

Real Estate News

A Marlwood Estates marvel at PGA

This outstanding one-story home with 3,508 air-conditioned living square feet was redesigned and reconstructed in 2010 by Puzzitiello Custom Homes, a third generation contractor that has been recognized for its emphasis on design, quality, and workma More...

Arts & Entertainment News

SHATTERING

Boca Museum show smashes notions about glass art

A society pushing the mechanical and simulation eventually begins manifesting the same symptoms in its art.  Could it be that we’re rapidly becoming repetitious?  An exhibit of autonomous glass pieces addressing thorny subjects is buy More...

PGA Arts Center to bring in summer shows

If you like comedies and musicals, the newly formed PGA Arts Center has three summer shows — “Baby Boomer Baby,” “Funny Old Broads” and “The Kosher Cheerleader” —planned to amp up the laughter factor, a More...

HAPPENINGS

‘Kinky Boots’ kicks up heels at Kravis Center

See what all the love is about when “Kinky Boots,” the award-winning hit musical that blended the talents of four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein and Grammy-winner Cyndi Lauper, struts onto the Kravis Center stage through Sunday. More...