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Four Women To Receive Prestigious Award At Luncheon May 1

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Executive Women of the Palm Beaches has announced the recipients of its Women In Leadership Awards. Twenty-three women were nominated for the prestigious award in one of three categories. The program recognizes exemplary women in Palm Beach County who have demonstrated extraordinary achievements and leadership in one of the three sectors: public, private and more...

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Independent Imaging Offers The Latest Technology

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Independent Imaging Offers The Latest Technology

Advances in early breast cancer detection have come a long way in the past ten years, as the doctors at Independent Imaging will tell you. Dr. Eric Baumel, Dr. Jonathan Huber and Dr. Thomas Kirchner gather around the computer monitor to demonstrate the amazing detail in “breast tomosynthesis,” also known as 3D mammography. Independent Imaging, located in more...

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Good Earth Farm Offering Therapy Program

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Good Earth Farm Offering Therapy Program

Good Earth Farm in Loxahatchee Groves is offering animal-assisted therapy for children and seniors this spring and summer on Mondays and Tuesdays, with specially trained coaches and mini horses. The farm offered the program last summer to a great response. The cost is just $20 and a bag of carrots or apples for 45 minutes of work with a mini horse. Kids love it and more...

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Auntie Anne’s Honors Wellington Store

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Auntie Anne’s Inc., the world’s largest franchisor of hand-rolled soft pretzels, recently honored local store owner Dan Margolis and store manager Wiseline Vildor of the Mall at Wellington Green location with its prestigious “Pretzel Perfect Store Award.” One of the highest honors awarded in the Auntie Anne’s franchise system, the “Pretzel Perfect Store more...

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Red Barn Feed & Supply To Host 2014 Purina Chick Days April 11-19

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Thinking of raising chickens in your backyard? Already have chickens and want to ensure you are getting the best eggs for your family? Whether you are a backyard farmer or have hundreds of chickens, visit Red Barn Feed & Supply at 12948 Okeechobee Blvd. in Loxahatchee Groves for Purina Chick Days and learn all about what’s best for your chicken. Starting April more...

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Flavors Shows Off Great Restaurants

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Flavors Shows Off Great Restaurants

The Wellington Chamber of Commerce hosted its 11th annual Flavors of Wellington tasting event at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center on Friday, April 4. The Best Display and Best Dessert awards went to Oh La La Catering, while Best Plate went to Universal Living Sprouts and Best Entree went to the Wanderers more...

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Local Resident Develops Tool To Help Alzheimer’s Caregivers

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Local Resident Develops Tool To Help Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Local resident Judi Hildebrandt developed the Alzheimer’s Card as a tool for caregivers, friends and family of those suffering from the disease. When Lillian Martucci was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease at the age of 81, her family immediately sought information for caregivers. As the disease progressed, they found that taking her out in public became more...

Business , Palm Beach County

Zoo Employees Reduce Carbon Footprint

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Zoo Employees Reduce Carbon Footprint

Employees at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society are taking action to reduce the zoo’s overall carbon footprint as part of a fuel-reduction initiative. They have already saved greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to 0.71 metric tons of carbon dioxide. Since the launch on Feb. 3, employees have saved 75 gallons of fuel, with the ultimate goal of reaching 100 more...

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County Honors Dr. Peter Gruss Of The Max Planck Society

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County Honors Dr. Peter Gruss Of The Max Planck Society

Dr. Peter Gruss, president of the German-based Max Planck Society and chairman of the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI), was honored on Tuesday, March 25 with an award of recognition from Palm Beach County. Palm Beach County Mayor Priscilla Taylor presented the award at the Dixon Education Building at the Society of the Four Arts in Palm Beach in more...

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Whole Foods Gallery To Feature Artist Sandra Birriel Barbieri

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Whole Foods Gallery To Feature Artist Sandra Birriel Barbieri

Local artist Sandra Birriel Barbieri is the featured artist at this month’s Whole Foods Gallery. An opening reception will take place Friday, April 11 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The gallery at Whole Foods Market in Wellington is in the large café, lined with windows offering nice natural lighting — a perfect setting to display art. Whole Foods will provide music, more...

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