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...

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...

Special Sections

Pet Tales

Housetraining habits

These 8 expert tips will start you and your pup on the path to housetraining success

Are you a new or potential puppy owner? If so, housetraining is probably on your mind. We’ve gathered some of our favorite tips for ensuring a rewarding experience — for you and your pup. 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 hspb.org. More...

Money & Investing

COLLECTOR’S CORNER

All it takes is one object and one buyer to make a sale

I love when I can prove myself wrong. It doesn’t happen all the time, but it happened recently with a collection of ruby-flashed glassware I saw at a Goodwill store. More...

LOOK WHAT I FOUND

THE FIND: Roseville Thornapple vase

Bought: The Sugar Chest Antique Mall, 960 N Federal Highway, Pompano Beach; (954) 942-8601 or thesugarchestantiquemall.com. Cost: $17.95. The Skinny: If at first something seems to be too good to be true, that’s because it is. 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

“At the end of the day, it’s all about relationships and how you treat people.”

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 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...

DOWNTOWN

Norton Museum welcomes a bit of the theatric

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

Sauce is boss at Roger Dean’s Swings & Wings

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

Cuisine

In the kitchen with... SEBASTIANO SETTICASI,

Josie’s Ristorante, Boynton Beach

Chef du Cuisine Sebastiano Setticasi didn’t go to a fancy culinary school to learn how to cook or run a restaurant. Experience was his teacher. More...

SCOTT’S THREE FOR 3

Places for brunch A trio worth noting

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THE DISH: Highlights from local menus

The Dish: Chicken & Waffles The Place: Grato, 1901 S Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach; 404-1334 or gratowpb.com. The Price: $14 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...

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...

Opinion

A long, hot summer

Summer is supposed to be the time you get to do things that elude you all year long because you work for a living. More...

Pence for president

Indiana lawyer and Gov. Mike Pence, who tells us he’s “a Christian, a conservative and Republican, in that order,” grew up in an Irish Catholic family of Hoosier Democrats who celebrated John F. Kennedy. More...

Obama’s police distortions

President Barack Obama is a lawyer, not a statistician, and it shows. More...

Healthy Living

Stay HEALTHY in the HEAT

Summer heat may bring health problems

SOMETIMES TOO MUCH OF A GOOD thing can be a bad thing, such as too much sun. Exposure to the sun helps plants grow, supplies energy and helps the body produce vitamin D for strong bones. More...

Dental implants simplified with state-of-the-art surgery

Dental implant restorations are replacement teeth comprised of several components: an implant post made of biocompatible titanium that is anchored to the jawbone, an implant abutment that attaches to the implant and protrudes from the gum line, and a More...

Bio-identical hormone replacement for women: Achieving the highest quality of health

Women’s hormone levels gradually begin to decline between the ages of 30 to 35. The most common hormones to decline are estrogen, progesterone, thyroid hormone, testosterone and human growth hormone. More...

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...

What To Do, Where To Go

CALENDAR

Please send calendar listings to calendar editor Janis Fontaine at pbnews@floridaweekly.com. THURSDAY7/21 The Boca Black Film Festival — More...

Society

Palm Beach County Human Rights Council Summer Soiree, home of Jeff Ganek

1. Nancy Graham, Lois Frankel and Jeri Muoio 2. Kim Tendrich and Gregory Tendrich 3. Mauricio Busa and Barry Hayes 4. Bradley Harper, Noel Johnson-Reynolds and Timm Johnson-Reynolds 5. More...

Fitness Hub grand opening in downtown West Palm Beach

1. Ali O’Brien, Kelli Drum, Gaby Gusman and Jeremy Downs 2. Jerome Fresch and Shannon Studlein 3. Amy Nasser and Josh Allison 4. Ariana Dennis, David Dennis and Angela Dennis 5. Emily Budrys, Ellen Akwa and Carla Akwa 6. More...

Tu Tu Two Mile Run at Downtown At The Gardens

1. Jenny Bartlett, Jacki Houston and Darlene Defusca 2. Kimmie Meisner, Dave Masterson and Fallon Sjosten 3. Linda Robb and George Robb 4. Christina Ashton, Scott Meissner, Emily Ashton, Jake and Roxy 5. More...