August 27, 2015 RSS feed / Top News

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Pet Tales

Hot dog

What should you do if you see a dog in a car on a hot day? Experts weigh in

It’s 69 degrees and cloudy at the beach, with a humidity level of 83 percent and no breeze. You see a dog locked in a truck with the sunroof open but all the windows rolled up. 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

Want to lead a less stressful life? Program teaches mindfulness

BY JUPITER MEDICAL CENTER IN COLLABORATION WITH JUDSON BREWER, M.D., PHD,

University of Massachusetts Medical Center’s Center for Mindfulness, Jupiter Medical Center Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction program More...

A beauty contest worth winning

On a recent Monday morning, I packed a stack of pages to edit and headed to my local nail salon. Never mind the fact that I wore old jeans and a T-shirt, sported no makeup and had my hair pulled back in a ponytail. Who dresses up for a pedicure? More...

Real Estate News

Elegant living in BallenIsles

SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY This exceptional home with hurricane protection has unobstructed views across two fairways and a lake on the south course. More...

Discover the Palm Beaches names Ledford PR manager

Angela Cruz Ledford has joined Discover the Palm Beaches as the company’s new manager of public relations and communications. More...

What To Do, Where To Go

Calendar

Please send calendar listings to calendar editor Janis Fontaine at pbnews@floridaweekly.com. JUST ANNOUNCED More...

Flavor Palm Beach boosts restaurants’ slow season

The cost of dining out keeps going up. According to Zagat’s 2015 National Dining Trends Survey, the average dinner out costs $39.40 nationally; in the Miami area, that average is $41.35. More...

CarMax charity gives $10,000 to Place of Hope program

SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY The CarMax Foundation has granted Place of Hope a $10,000 award for programs that help the children in its care. More...

Opinion

The Shubert Theatre solution

No sooner had Donald Trump emitted his latest flatulence than my air conditioning went out. After two Boston toughs beat up a homeless brown immigrant and mentioned the candidate as their inspiration, Mr. More...

No trophy for you

NFL quarterbacks fear Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison. So should participation trophies, the ubiquitous trinkets given to children for merely showing up and rounding out the rosters of local sports leagues. More...

Money & Investing

Oil, oil everywhere and what it means for fuel prices

When I was in elementary school, I went through a very extreme pro-environment phase. More...

Partnership allows medical residents to complete rotations

Not all fall classes begin this week in Palm Beach County. At Genesis Community Health, a class of medical residents has already begun treating patients in a unique and dynamic setting. More...

Business News

Avoid these 7 critical mistakes when selling your West Palm Beach home

A new report has just been released which reveals 7 costly mistakes that most homeowners make when selling theirhome,anda9StepSystemthat can help you sell your home fast and for the most amount of money. More...

Meals on Wheels of Palm Beaches names Calzadilla executive director

The board of directors of Meals on Wheels of the Palm Beaches named Pam Calzadilla the organization’s new executive director. Ms. More...

Jeffrey Welch

STEP INTO JEFFREY WELCH’S OFFICE at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center, and the first thing of which you are conscious is laughter. It’s the only thing that should be infectious in a hospital, and Mr. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

LMC program allows visitors to view hatchlings going to sea

The first crawls for anyone, human or animal, are a magical thing to witness. More...

Jupiter’s Chabad Jewish Center sets schedules for holidays

Chabad Jupiter Jewish Educational Center on Main Street in Abacoa’s Town Center will hold holiday schedules for the Jewish High Rosh Hashanah Sept. 13-15 and Yom Kippur Sept. 22-23. More...

Communities, lighthouse going purple, marking Alzheimer’s awareness, walks

The Southeast Florida chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association will partner with the community to light the region purple. During its inaugural “Paint the Town Purple” week, Aug. 23 through Aug. More...

Cuisine

PGA National gets set to Pig Out

 PGA National promises one thing for its Gourmet Pig Out Truck & Custom Car show: It’s going whole hog. From 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sept. More...

Yard House adds Weekend Lineup

Yard House is betting its Weekend Lineup kicks a touchdown with NFL fans. More...

Meals on Wheels to “Pie It Forward”

Here’s a fun way to help a good cause any way you slice it. More...