July 20, 2017 RSS feed / Top News

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League offers July adoption specials

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is offering incentives for pet adoption in July.  More...

Florida consumer sentiment rebounds in June

Consumer sentiment among Floridians rose 2.1 points in June to 96.4, changing course after two months of decline. Among the five components that make up the index, four increased and one decreased. More...

ON THE LINKS

Amateurs tee up for tourney at Bear’s Club

People, places and things on the local golf scene you may have missed reading or hearing about recently:  More...

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Business News

Mini golf is big business

Florida putt-putt courses are popular attractions as ‘clean family fun’

“How long will this newest fad last?” — Popular Science Monthly, November 1930, on miniature golf Now, 87 years after that question was posed, miniature golf courses still dot the American landscape with new ones popping up around More...

Architectural firm names Forrest director in Palm Beach

Naples-based MHK Architecture and Planning has hired Caroline Koons Forrest as director of its Palm Beach office at 211 Seaview Ave.   More...

United Way announces appointments

United Way of Palm Beach County has appointed Doug Eberhart as its vice president of hunger relief and Dr. Seth Bernstein to the new role of senior vice president of community investments.  More...

Roger Dean cools down with Christmas in July

Temperatures have hovered in the 90s for weeks and probably will continue to do so when the Palm Beach Cardinals meet the Charlotte Stone Crabs on July 22. More...

Save the date for Aug. 5 back-to-school health fair

The T. Leroy Jefferson Medical Society and FoundCare Inc. will host the 17th annual Back-to-School Community Health Fair on Aug. 5 at FoundCare’s Health Center, 2330 S. Congress Ave., West Palm Beach. More...

Step up to the Florida Weekly 2017 Writing Challenge

“I try to leave out the parts that people skip.” — Elmore Leonard

That’s great advice from the prolific novelist and short story writer. Keep it in mind as you draw inspiration from the accompanying photograph and craft your entry in the 2017 Florida Weekly Writing Challenge. More...

Real Estate News

Tropical golf paradise

Imagine enjoying all the amenities of an exclusive resort destination at this spectacular courtyard home. The main house and two-room guest suite surround the tropically landscaped pool, spa and waterfall. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

In GOOD 'Company'

Sondheim’s classic marriage musical comes to the Kravis

IT’S 47 YEARS OLD. But Tony Award-winning "Company" is still relevant, according to Michael Lifshitz, co-producer of the MNM Productions’ staging that comes to the Kravis Center July 21-Aug. 6. More...

Lady Antebellum finds success in ‘Heart Break’

Lady Antebellum returns to the touring circuit this summer with a whole new spring in its collective step. That spring vaults the group into West Palm Beach for a July 29 show at Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre. More...

HAPPENINGS

Art, trivia combine on Wednesdays

Okay, Ms. or Mr. Smarty Pants, let’s see what you’ve got. More...