January 29, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Vana names Homeless Coalition beneficiary of annual Mayor’s Ball

Newly elected Palm Beach County Mayor Shelley Vana has chosen the Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County as the beneficiary of the second annual Mayor’s Ball on Feb. 28. More...

Thousands expected for 24th Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Thousands of runners, walkers, family members, friends, supporters, pets and breast cancer survivors and patients will hit downtown West Palm Beach on Jan. 31 for the 24th annual Susan G. Komen South Florida Race for the Cure. More...

Top physicians and scientists from Mass. Eye and Ear present free symposium at The Colony

Anyone seeking information on vision and hearing loss is invited to a free symposium by physicians and scientists from Massachusetts Eye and Ear, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, on Thursday, Feb. 12, at the Colony Hotel in Palm Beach. More...

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Business News

Women have different needs than men for their financial security

Nearly half of all American women, no matter their background, share a fear that may seem odd given the wealth of some: They are afraid of losing their financial independence, otherwise known as “Bag Lady Syndrome,” according to a recent More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Take a little time to handle a few matters that could generate big returns

Some of the most important things in investing are the least considered, the least planned and the least put into action. But a 10 percent time allocation in these matters can make a 90 percent improvement in your portfolio’s performance. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Dangereuse territory

Deceit and intrigue reign in Dramaworks’ production of “Liaisons”

“Les Liaisons Dangereuses” shows people at their worst. Literally. The 18th-century novel by Choderlos de Laclos is a tale of terrible people who do terrible things. More...

East meets West at Art Palm Beach

The East is rising in the art world. Works from Asian artists distinguished this year’s Art Palm Beach at the convention center. More...

COMMENTARY

Florida, make my day

Two guys walk into a bar, sit down and order drinks. A few minutes later, the manager of the bar comes by and begins joking with one of the patrons about the patron’s tattoos. More...

Group pushes to wrest control of solar power from FPL

For a couple of decades, Debbie Dooley, a Tea Party activist and founder of the Atlanta-based Conservatives for Energy Freedom, traveled from Georgia into Southwest Florida to visit her parents — her father had retired from another career and b More...

10-year staffer at Place of Hope ‘mother to many’ foster children

When Theresa Peak joined the staff of Place of Hope 10 years ago, she had no idea she was about to become a mother to many. But over the course of a decade, Ms. More...

10th “ForEverglades Benefit” features Gumbel, Tyler

Award-winning television journalist Bryant Gumbel will serve as host for the Everglades Foundation 10th annual “ForEverglades Benefit” at The Breakers Palm Beach on Saturday, Feb. 14. More...

Sentient Jet named aviation partner of International Polo Club

Sentient Jet, a Directional Aviation Capital company, announced a new partnership with the International Polo Club in Wellington. More...

Conductor Stewart Robertson to retire from Atlantic Classical Orchestra

The Atlantic Classical Orchestra is losing its leader at the end of the 2015 season. Artistic Director and Conductor More...

Real Estate News

Spacious living in exclusive Mirasol

This home offers a beautiful Genovese expanded floor plan with five bedrooms, bonus room, office, garage and full golf membership. The home at 128 Via Quantera is located in the desirable Quantera subdivision of Mirasol, Palm Beach Gardens. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Dishes provided a special place for Victorian desserts

Some serving pieces used in the 19th century are no longer needed or made. More...