November 27, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

Tour names Honda Classic PGA’s “Most Fan Friendly”

The Honda Classic was named the "Most Fan Friendly" event on the PGA Tour on Nov. 20 at the annual “Best Of” awards that were presented at the TOUR's annual meetings in La Quinta, Calif. More...

Junior League to host Deck the Palms Holiday Market on Dec. 6

The Junior League of the Palm Beaches will host “Deck the Palms Holiday Market” Saturday, Dec. 6, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Palm Beach County Convention Center, 650 Okeechobee Boulevard, West Palm Beach. More...

Rotary hosts appreciation breakfast

The Rotary Club of the Northern Palm Beaches will host an Armed Forces Appreciation Breakfast in conjunction with the Army/Navy Game Week. Veterans of war and peacetime service will be honored at the Armed Forces Appreciation Breakfast on Dec. 9. More...

West Palm city events division wins international, regional awards

The Community Events Division of the City of West Palm Beach has been recognized for its creative programming, dynamic décor and marketing materials by earning 22 international and regional event awards. More...

FPL receives two awards for technology, reliability

Florida Power & Light Company has received two 2014 ReliabilityOne Awards: Outstanding Technology and Innovation in the U.S. and Outstanding Reliability Performance in the southeast region of the U.S. More...

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Business News

Seeking treatment in paradise? South Florida may be the place to go

State legislators and strategic thinkers are spending millions to attract medical tourists to Florida — visitors who come for a procedure and stay for some leisure. Experts estimate medical tourism to be a $60 billion industry. More...

Yippee! It’s just 94 days to Spring Training

It’s not even winter yet, but in Palm Beach County it’s never too early to think about the prelude to baseball — 29 games of professional baseball Spring Training played over 32 days. Plus two exhibition games. More...

Bank of America gives $200,000 to Meals on Wheels Palm Beaches

Bank of America has given Meals on Wheels a $200,000 grant. BOA’s Palm Beach County market president Fabiola Brumley presented the agency its 2014 Neighborhood Builder award. More...

Marshall Foundation hails Reed as Champion of the Everglades

In the mid to late 1960s, South Florida was pumping raw sewage into the ocean and waterways. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Even Santa can be a ‘cigar-store Indian’

Is an old barber pole or carved cigar store Indian worth as much as an oil painting of the same age? Some collectors today think so. One bidder paid $42,550 for a well-documented Indian maiden cigar store figure at a 2014 antiques auction. More...

Gardens Medical Center receives 5-star rating for heart treatments

Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center has received five-star ratings for coronary bypass surgery and, for the ninth consecutive year, heart failure treatment from Healthgrades, a leading online resource for comprehensive data about physicians and hospita More...

Real Estate News

Amazing property, including Mediterranean oceanfront home, in Palm Beach

This is an amazing property with approximately 26,800 square feet, featuring two homes and an oceanfront parcel. The Mediterranean oceanfront home at 1230 N. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

What Old Lady?

Estelle Parsons stars in Palm Beach Dramaworks’ take on Israel Horovitz’s play

A t 87, Estelle Parsons is old. But she challenges the notion of what it means to be an actor of a certain age, even in tackling the title character in “My Old Lady.” More...

Maltz takes a fresh look at classic “Fiddler”

Marcia Milgrom Dodge is not one to play second fiddle to anyone. So it makes perfect sense that the director has returned to the Maltz Jupiter Theatre to lead a 50th anniversary production of “Fiddler on the Roof.” More...

About 70,000 expected to flock to Art Basel, satellite fairs

It is amazing how the juxtaposition of line and shape can make someone’s pulse quicken, how tromp l’oeil can stir the imagination, and perspective and shadow can entice conversation. But art is exactly this type of catalyst. More...