December 8, 2016 RSS feed / Top News

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Pet Tales

Three new books answer your questions about cats

We at Pet Connection have always suspected that cats are aliens who have enslaved us to do their furry bidding. They train us to feed them, scoop their litter boxes and be their sidekicks — when they want us to be.  More...

Pets of the Week

To adopt or foster a pet  The Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, Humane Society of the Palm Beaches, is at 3100/3200 Military Trail in West Palm Beach. Adoptable pets and other information can be seen at www.hspb.org. More...

Money & Investing

BEHIND THE WHEEL

Honda Ridgeline: The practical party pickup

Honda has always been good at identifying practical needs, and then creating a product around this sensible list. But often our choice of vehicle comes from the heart just as much as it comes from the head. More...

Business News

MOVING ON UP

Name: Melissa Nash Title: President and CEO of Accounts Receivables Inc. City of business: West Palm Beach  BY MARY THURWACHTER  mthurwachter@floridaweekly.com   More...

The company party

How to celebrate the holidays with your bosses and colleagues

’Tis the season for Herculean shopping, holiday decorations, sharing time with loved ones and another yuletide staple: the company Christmas party.  More...

Office party p’s and q’s

Your company’s holiday gathering is just around the corner.  Time to let loose and party with your co-workers after a long year, right?  Wrong.  More...

What To Do, Where To Go

CALENDAR

Please send calendar listings to calendar editor Janis Fontaine at pbnews@floridaweekly.com. THURSDAY12/8 Clematis by Night — 6-9 p.m. on the West Palm Beach Waterfront, 101 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach. A free, family friendly concert. More...

Society

Santa’s Dance Arrival at The Gardens Mall

1. Cameron Ardaji, Daniella Ardaji and Paul Ardaji 2. Donna Carrington, Brent Carrington, Delaney Hernandez, Colleen Hernandez and Alyssa Hernandez 3. Stephanie McGriff, Camden McGriff, Josh McGriff and Kaitlyn McGriff 4. More...

Cuisine

Bolay blossoms: Northlake location offers healthful fast food

The new food kid on the block is Bolay on Northlake Boulevard across from Costco. It’s a concept for the times: fresh foods with bold flavors, but in a type of fast-food, casual setting.  More...

Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival

The Gardens Mall is all decked out for the holidays, and Santa is sitting on his oversized chair waiting for the kids.  More...

SCOTT’S THREE FOR 3

Food & Wine Festival chefs A trio worth noting

1 COOLINARY CAFÉ   More...

Literary series to profile two women authors

The Friedman Commission for Jewish Education has chosen the books of authors Lauren Belfer and Irina Reyn as centerpieces for the 15th anniversary of its literary series, Conversations With Jewish Writers.  More...

Youth-led holiday Music-Thon to benefit local children with bereavement needs

More than 150 music students from South Florida will participate in a 12-hour-long Music-Thon. More...

Opinion

Bitter harvest

After the most divisive presidential campaign in modern history, Donald Trump is poised to become the 45th president of the United States. More...

It is a good day to die!

The government of the United States is not known for its efficiency. More...

History strikes back

President Barack Obama won’t explicitly say that Donald Trump is on the wrong side of history, but surely he believes it.  More...

Healthy Living

Taking a detour around guilt trips

Megan should have known she’d pay the price.  Three days had passed and Megan’s mother, Sylvia, had not returned Megan’s repeated phone calls. More...

Pain drug may have lower risk of abuse, Scripps researchers say

Scientists from the Jupiter campus of The Scripps Research Institute have identified a possible drug candidate that suppresses pain and itch in animal models.  Their new approach also reduces the potential for drug abuse and avoids the most comm More...

Real Estate News

North End beauty

Want to live in Palm Beach?  Here is a fantastic opportunity to buy on the best street on the North End.  This completely remodeled four-bedroom, four-bathroom split floor-plan home, at 235 Garden Road, boasts a stunning, brand-new kitchen More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Faces of Krome

A detention center under constant camera surveillance with no shower or toilet doors is everyone’s idea of hell and nobody’s idea of an artistic retreat. But one man found it to be both.  More...

DOWNTOWN

‘Winter Break’ of cultural events

The holidays seem to start earlier each year, and some of us like to get our plans in place because it saves us worthless worry.  The Norton Museum of Art wants to help. More...

Nunziatas return with Christmas EP

Will and Anthony Nunziata have proven to be popular visitors to area stages, with two sellout shows at the Kravis Center and repeat performances at The Colony Hotel’s Royal Room cabaret in Palm Beach.  On Dec. More...