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Economist: Palm Beach County Agriculture Tied To Global Factors

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Economist: Palm Beach County Agriculture Tied To Global Factors

Dr. Michael Swanson, senior vice president of Wells Fargo & Company, spoke about the relationship of agriculture to other aspects of the economy at a Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce economic forum luncheon held Monday at the Binks Forest Country Club in Wellington. Swanson said that when looking at agriculture, it is easy to get wrapped up in one’s more...

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Fun, Friendly Aerobics Program In RPB

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Fun, Friendly Aerobics Program In RPB

Body Dynamics of the Palm Beaches hosted “Fitness, Fun and Friends” on Saturday, Oct. 11 at the Royal Palm Beach Recreation Center. The open house event was held to introduce different styles of aerobic workouts. For more information about programs at the recreation center, call (561) more...

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Swank Farm-To-Table Dinner Will Benefit Adopt-A-Family

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Swank Farm-To-Table Dinner Will Benefit Adopt-A-Family

Adopt-A-Family of the Palm Beaches will be the beneficiary of one of the season’s most coveted events for foodies and those with fresh epicurean tastes. The first Swank Table event of the year will take place at the Swank Specialty Produce “farms” in Loxahatchee Groves on Sunday, Dec. 7 from 4 to 8 p.m., featuring succulent fresh food crafted by Clayton Miller, more...

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Leadership Palm Beach County Announces 2015 Civic Projects

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Leadership Palm Beach County Announces 2015 Civic Projects

Leadership Palm Beach County has selected five civic engagement projects that will address the pressing needs of some of the community’s most vital nonprofits and the people (and animals) they serve. The 50 class members of LPBC’s Leadership Program will spend the coming year planning, executing and ensuring that the projects have a lasting impact in Palm Beach more...

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B/E Aerospace Supports Science Center Project

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B/E Aerospace Supports Science Center Project

B/E Aerospace has agreed to serve as the presenting sponsor for the South Florida Science Center & Aquarium’s Discovery Plaza. The new entryway to the expanded center now bears signage recognizing the company’s role. B/E Aerospace CEO Amin Khoury was on hand recently to unveil the signage and celebrate his company’s 10-year, $250,000 underwriting more...

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PBC Interactive Wins National Government Achievement Award

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PBC Interactive, Palm Beach County’s state-of-the-art, web-based application for economic development research, has been named the winner of a 2014 Digital Government Achievement Award from the Center for Digital Government and Digital Communities. The application won in the Government-to-Business category. The recognition distinguishes Palm Beach County from among more...

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Western Business Alliance To Host First Social Oct. 16

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Western Business Alliance To Host First Social Oct. 16

The Western Business Alliance, a new community business group, will hold its first social event Thursday, Oct. 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the White Elephant restaurant in the original Wellington Mall. The event will serve to introduce the group to the community, showcasing the uniqueness of the Western Business Alliance. “We’re different in more of going more...

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Pure Barre Wellington Holds Grand Opening

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Pure Barre Wellington Holds Grand Opening

Pure Barre Wellington held its grand opening Friday, Sept. 26, and owner Melissa Hirsch called the event a huge success. Pure Barre Wellington is located at 11924 W. Forest Hill Blvd., Suite 22, in the Town Square shopping center. The store conducted raffles and promotions, and gave away prizes. Those visiting had lots of fun. The event also gave clients a chance to more...

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Famed Drummer To Give ‘CRASH’ Course For Success

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On Saturday, Oct. 18, Seagull Services will host CRASH Course for Success, a high-energy motivational speaking event presented by Grammy-nominated drummer, producer and songwriter Rich Redmond. Those who are musicians or who simply march to a different drumbeat are invited to join the students at the Seagull Academy for Independent Living for the event. Redmond’s more...

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Hi-Tech Plumbing Supports Fight Against Breast Cancer

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During October, local residents will see many visible signs of Hi-Tech Plumbing & Air’s fight against breast cancer within the Palm Beach County community. Join representatives of the business at Making Strides Against Breast Cancer on Saturday, Oct. 18, where they will participate in the 5k walk alongside co-owner Jathynia Garcia, who is a recent survivor and more...

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