March 26, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

Entrepreneur uses Airtab — send a drink to a friend — to market vodka

Yep, there’s an app for that. Dennis Cunningham has come up with a mobile gifting app called Airtab, which allows its user to send a friend or colleague a drink that they can redeem at bars and restaurants all over the country. Mr. More...

Boys & Girls Club benefit raises more than $175,000

When the star power of polo icon Ignacio "Nacho" Figueras, and "America’s Most Wanted" host John Walsh partnered as the honorary event chairs for a fundraiser to benefit the Neil S. More...

3rd annual Peace, Love & Wellness music fest at Midtown is April 11

Yoga for kids, mural painting, “playan instrument” children’s tent and more will join the Mainstreet at Midtown’s 3rd Annual Peace Love & Wellness Music Festival on April 11 from noon to 4 p.m. More...

Meals on Wheels elects Alyson Davidson chair, and Susan Kirkpatrick vice chair

Meals on Wheels of the Palm Beaches has elected Alyson Davidson to chair the board of directors and Susan Kirkpatrick as vice chair. More...

Special Sections

Pet Tales

Running dogs

Expert tips on running with your best friend

Let’s say it up front: I’m not a runner. If you see me running, it’s most likely because something scary is chasing me. More...

Pets of the Week

To adopt: The Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, Humane Society of the Palm Beaches, is located at 3100/3200 Military Trail in West Palm Beach. Adoptable pets and other information can be seen at hspb.org. For adoption information call 686-6656. More...

Healthy Living

When adult children divorce, show support, get ground rules

Carrie’s son, Jeff, had asked her to meet him for lunch. She’d had a sinking feeling in her stomach that he was about to give her upsetting news. Sure enough, Jeff announced: “Mom, I told Laurie I want to separate. More...

Hospice foundations appoint 2015 board officers

Hospice of Palm Beach County Foundation and Hospice by the Sea Foundation have announced its 2015 board officers. More...

Annual gala raises $750,000 for Maltz Jupiter Theatre

The Maltz Jupiter Theatre’s 12th annual gala, “The Dream Ball,” raised nearly $750,000 for the nonprofit theater. Nearly 450 guests attended the benefit and live auction, held at The Breakers Palm Beach, according to a statement. More...

Real Estate News

Exclusive and beautiful in El Cid

This Intracoastal, four-bedroom, 4½-bathroom home offers great indoor-outdoor living. The home is at 2737 S. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, on an El Cid corner lot. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

Dysfunctional

Dramaworks examines a troubled family in Sam Shepard’s seminal “Buried Child.”

You truly cannot go home again. Not that you’d want to, at least in Sam Shepard’s world. More...

Film festival looks ahead as it turns 20

It’s hard to believe it, but the Palm Beach International Film Festival turns 20 this year. “Isn’t it? How crazy is this?” said the festival’s director, Randi Emerman. More...

SPILLING IT

‘Most problems … are a long game not a short game’

Nancy Brinker is the founder and chair of Susan G. Komen, the largest breast cancer organization in the world. It’s named in honor of her sister, who died of breast cancer. Brinker received the Presidential Medal of Freedom, served as a U. S. More...

Cuisine

In the kitchen with... Mark Henry,

Bistro Ten Zero One, West Palm Beach Marriott

You might say that Mark Henry, the new executive chef at Bistro Ten Zero One, has an obsession for fresh vegetables — which he calls his “farm to table” food. More...

What goes with what?

Wine lovers, whether beginning or advanced, are always confronted with new things to learn. More...

THE DISH:

Highlights from local menus

The Dish: Roasted Tomato Soup The Place: Surfside Diner, 314 S. County Road, Palm Beach; 659-7495 The Price: $3.95 cup, $4.95 bowl More...

Upturn sparks expectation of strong boat show sales

Five hundred floating vessels clustered off the seawall along Flagler Drive will greet showgoers at this year’s Palm Beach International Boat Show. More...

Saved by SEAL Team Six

Navy SEALs to be honored at Mar-a-Lago

Jessica Buchanan was plucked from harrowing captivity in the middle of the desert night, thanks to a daring rescue by members of Navy SEAL Team Six. “They saved my life,” she said. More...

Dr. Oz, Lisa Oz and Clay Conley to star at WPBF 25 wellness fest

Dr. Mehmet Oz, Emmy Award-winning host of “The Dr. Oz Show” and national wellness expert, joined by his wife, best-selling author Lisa Oz, will be the featured guest for his third year at the WPBF 25 Health & Wellness Festival 2015. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Fortunes rose and fell, measured and reported on ticker-tape

Collectors are searching for antique and vintage items related to discontinued technology — old computers, transistor radios, early television sets, computer games, and even old typewriters, fans and ticker tape machines. More...

Furry Friends Adoption & Clinic hosts Spring Fling at Harbourside

Furry Friends Adoption & Clinic will present its first annual Spring Fling on Saturday, April 4, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Harbourside Place in Jupiter, 200 U.S. Highway 1 Jupiter. More...

Opinion

The party of Floridiots

Anyone who knows much about Florida knows it has, with few exceptions, little in common with the rest of the South. It owes its distinctiveness to its explosive growth over the last 60 years, a phenomenon that shows no signs of slowing. More...

Tom Cotton’s truth bomb

Republican Sen. Tom Cotton hasn’t been frog-marched from the Russell Senate Office Building — yet. To believe the Arkansan’s harshest critics, that’s only because felonious traitors don’t get the punishment they deserve. More...

The perplexing staying power of Sen. Bill Nelson

It could be the election that pits the Space Cadet against the Astronaut. More...

Business News

BASEBALL’S BIG IMPACT

MID-MARCH IN THE SUNSHINE STATE: FOR 102 years the spring air has grown fragrant with (not just orange blossoms) Grapefruit League blossoms — the scents, sounds, sights, tastes and bottom lines of baseball’s annual lift-off for 15 teams, More...

MONEY & INVESTING

Don’t pour money down the drain

Continuously wasting money eventually creates deeply embedded bad money habits. Money wasted above one’s means results in debt and a destructive financial cycle. More...

What To Do, Where To Go

CALENDAR

Please send listings to calendar editor Janis Fontaine at pbnews@floridaweekly.com. THURSDAY03.26 More...