October 30, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

The Lord’s Place Ending Homelessness Breakfast is Nov. 20

The Lord’s Place Ending Homelessness Breakfast will be held at 8 a.m. Nov. 20 at the Cohen Pavilion at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts in West Palm Beach. More...

Quantum House honors volunteers for hospital hospitality house

The families and staff of Quantum House held its annual Volunteer Appreciation event, which celebrates all the community does for the area’s only hospital hospitality house. More...

KOVEL: ANTIQUES

Soda shop implements a treat for nostalgic collectors

Ice cream scoops, soda fountain syrup dispensers and urns, advertisements, even old soda glasses and sundae dishes are selling quickly. More...

Special Sections

Pet Tales

True or false?

How to find the facts when you encounter Internet rumors

If you’re online, you’ve seen them: the social media rumors, emails or blog posts claiming that particular products are hazardous to a pet’s health. More...

Pets of the Week

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Business News

Designs on CHARITY

Competitors vie to create the best room in Storage Wars

Storage Wars is returning to STORE Self Storage for a second year with designs on raising money for Gulfstream Goodwill Industries. For the event, set for Nov. More...

PGA Country Club to open as St. Lucie Trail Golf Club Nov. 1

With a special focus on the local community, PGA Country Club will open to the public as the “St. Lucie Trail Golf Club” beginning Nov. 1. More...

Clerk’s office now accepting electronic official documents

Clerk Sharon Bock has announced that the Clerk & Comptroller’s office is now accepting electronic documents for recording in the Official Records of Palm Beach County. More...

Real Estate News

Sweeping water views in exclusive Mirasol

Offered is a home on a lot almost half an acre on a corner, with sweeping private water views. The expanded four-bedroom, 4.5 bathroom La Vista model with office and media room is located in desirable Vizcaya Estates in Mirasol, at 200 Via Emilia. More...

What To Do, Where To Go

WHAT TO DO, WHERE TO GO

Please send calendar listings to Calendar Editor Janis Fontaine at pbnews@floridaweekly.com. THURSDAY10.30 Sailfish Marina Sunset Celebration — 6 p.m. Oct. 30. Arts and crafts, live entertainment and food. More...

James Ponce busy keeping history alive at age 97

Each Tuesday, a limousine rolls up to James Ponce’s home in West Palm Beach’s Northwood Hills neighborhood to whisk him away to work as a tour guide at The Breakers. Mr. Ponce is 97. More...

‘Cars Under the Stars’ benefits Place of Hope

Recognizing 50 years of racing in Palm Beach County, the Palm Beach Driving Club and the Palm Beach International Raceway are inviting car enthusiasts to celebrate “Cars Under The Stars,” a fundraiser for Place of Hope, the county’s More...

Make sure your little goblins are safe celebrating Halloween

Halloween can be great fun for the whole family. Parents and children dress up and get free candy. But with hundreds of children walking around at night, everyone is responsible for having a safe holiday. More...

Opinion

Nightmare on Elm Street

It is an alarming time in the annals of our nation’s politics. More...

The self-indulgent triviality of the Ferguson protests

It wasn’t so long ago that Ferguson, Mo., was supposed to be an American morality tale of racism, the militarization of police and all manner of other evil. More...

Healthy Living

How to keep your cool when that teenager is melting down

Aline: ”Mom, we’ve got to go to the mall and get those new shoes for the dance tonight. Hurry! The team is meeting at six at Jessie’s house to get ready. If we don’t leave now, we won’t have time. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

THROUGH THE FOOTSTEPS of Alexander

Artifacts in Ann Norton show travel the empire of Alexander the Great

ART REVIEW Alexander the Great had it all. At the time of his death in 323 B.C., he ruled over an empire that stretched from Greece to India and Egypt. And when he died, after a feast in Babylon, he was all of 32. More...

Fort Lauderdale focuses on 29th film festival

Filmmakers from around the world will converge on the Fort Lauderdale area Nov. 7-23 for the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival. More...

SPILLING IT

Ridding the world of puppy mills would bring him joy

Philanthropist James Berwind sits on the Humane Society national council and this year is co- chairing the Humane Society’s annual Palm Beach gala. We conducted the interview at his new, Bermuda style home on Palm Beach. More...

Cuisine

In the kitchen with... MIKE MOIR,

Little Moir’s Food Shack

There’s a cult in Northern Palm Beach County — a Food Shack cult. Ever since the Jupiter restaurant opened in 2002, people have lined up to dine at the restaurant. More...

La Ferme opens in Boca

Add La Ferme to the list of South County restaurants. For the Boca Raton restaurant, which opened Oct. More...

Exploring the magic of moonshine

Moonshine is one of the hottest of cocktail ingredients these days. But what do you really know about the legendary hillbilly brew? More...