July 21, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

Correction

In the A1 story “EC Primer,” which appeared in the July 14 edition, observations regarding the establishment of the Electoral College were incorrectly attributed to Richard Hasen of the University of California, Irvine School of Law. More...

BEHIND THE WHEEL

The 500-mile, one-tank road trip The new Prius is fuel efficient, even when driven for fun

Anything seems like a reasonable road trip if it can be done in one tank of fuel. More...

Back-to-school screenings, activities planned

Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center, Palm Beach Children's Hospital, Downtown at the Gardens and other community partners have announced plans for a Healthy Kids Back to School Screening Event. The event will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Special Sections

Real Estate News

Magnificent Ibis estate

Nestled in the award-winning Ibis Country Club is this magnificent estate home, with six bedrooms, five full and two half-baths with more than 6,400 square feet of luxury living space. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

They love it when you call them PAPA

Look-Alike Contest is Hemingway Days’ most novel idea

FOR STOCKY OLD WHITE GUYS WITH BEARDS the color of fresh-driven snow and a penchant for day drinking, there exist a handful of costumed contests worth attending each year. More...

Sauce is boss at Roger Dean’s Swings & Wings

Swings & Wings, a popular all-you-can eat night at Roger Dean Stadium, returns July 23 with competitions on and off the field. More...

HAPPENINGS

Norton Museum welcomes a bit of the theatric

The Norton Museum of Art does so much for our community. More...

Elena Johnson’s true treasures? Family and hope

Elena Johnson is beautiful. Let’s get that out of the way. From the light-grabbing quality of her porcelain skin to her crown of platinum hair, she is regal. That is despite having pancreatic cancer. The one-time queen of consignment is tough. More...

Author to sign turtle-themed book

The author of a turtle tale will be signing copies of her book at Loggerhead Marinelife Center. Stacy Erin Myers will appear 11 a.m.-2 p.m. More...

St. Mary’s honors doctor who operated on gunshot victim

St. Mary’s Medical Center’s chief of surgery and oral maxillofacial surgery, Dr. Richard Kaplan, is being honored with the St, Mary’s Medical Center Chief of Staff Award for excellence, outstanding leadership and dedication to St. More...

Riviera Beach Marina Village signs restaurant as first tenant

Riviera Beach Marina Village has signed its first tenant. The Riviera Beach Community Redevelopment Agency approved a lease for Rafiki Tiki to open in the Marina Event Center at Riviera Beach Marina Village. More...

Business News

Time after time

Sales of traditional watches on an uptick

It would seem the classic wristwatch is running out of, well, time. More...

MOVING ON UP

Name: Constance (Connie) Thomas Title: Senior director at Tower Commercial Real Estate City of business: West Palm Beach When Connie Thomas negotiates a lease agreement for a commercial property, she knows it has a positive impact on the economy. More...

MONEY & INVESTING

It’s not the time to sell stocks, but keep an eye on Central Banks

Why is democracy a better form of government than even a benevolent dictatorship? It is because the collective population usually makes wiser decisions than a single individual with unlimited power. More...