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Economist: County Is Regaining Its Economic Muscle

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Economist: County Is Regaining Its Economic Muscle

Nationally recognized economist J. Antonio Villamil was the featured speaker at an economic forum luncheon Tuesday at the Binks Forest Golf Club, sponsored by the Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce. Villamil, the founder and principal of the Washington Economics Group consulting practice, said the local economy is closely tied to national and global economic more...

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Movement Arts Dance Academy Hosts Open House

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Movement Arts Dance Academy Hosts Open House

Movement Arts Dance Academy in Royal Palm Beach held open houses last week, for aspiring and returning dancers. Approximately 60 dancers took part in creative movement, ballet, tap, hip-hop and tumbling classes. For more info., call (561) 792-9757 or visit more...

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Richard Case Named New Food Director At Wycliffe

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Richard Case Named New Food Director At Wycliffe

The Wycliffe Golf & Country Club recently announced that Richard Chase has been selected as the club’s new director of food and beverages. Chase comes to Wycliffe with 11 years of private club experience and 16 years within the food and beverage industry. Chase graduated cum laude from Salisbury University and became a certified club manager in 2011. He also more...

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RPB Businessman Receives National Education Award

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RPB Businessman Receives National Education Award

The National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA) has presented Royal Palm Beach businessman Jeffrey Schneider with the Excellence in Education Award in recognition of his efforts to improve the quality and scope of NAEA education programs. Enrolled agents are federally licensed tax practitioners who may represent clients before the IRS. Schneider is the immediate more...

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PCAHU Luncheon Set Wednesday, Sept. 3

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Palm Coast Association of Health Underwriters will hold its September luncheon meeting at the Embassy Suites Hotel in West Palm Beach on Wednesday, Sept. 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. By special arrangement for the event, Organic Moments Photography will be taking headshots from 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. for $25. Those wishing to take advantage of the offer should note more...

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FPL Offers Support For Education Programs And More

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Florida Power & Light Company has announced its 2014-15 education programs for Florida teachers and students in the 35 counties it serves. Research has shown that science, technology, engineering and math (also called STEM) education not only is linked to success in the field, but also helps to instill creative problem-solving skills in students, which is critical more...

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Jordan’s Steak Bistro To Host Fundraiser Sept. 16

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Jordan’s Steak Bistro To Host Fundraiser Sept. 16

Clinics Can Help, the only nonprofit organization dedicated to improving access to healthcare by providing medical equipment to those in need, is planning its first event in the western communities. Jordan’s Steak Bistro in Wellington will be the setting for a “Stars of the Bar” celebrity bartending fundraiser from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 16. The event more...

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Constantino, Erickson Join Community Foundation Staff

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Constantino, Erickson Join Community Foundation Staff

The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties has appointed Renee Constantino as vice president for community investment and Kati Erickson as development manager. As head of community investment, Constantino will provide leadership in the design and implementation of the foundation’s annual grant-making strategies and community leadership activities, more...

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Southern Waste Workers Help Forgotten Soldiers Outreach

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Southern Waste Workers Help Forgotten Soldiers Outreach

The employees of Southern Waste Systems have answered Forgotten Soldiers Outreach’s recent plea for help in shipping packages sitting at the outreach operations center. “It is the best feeling in the world to have a call from someone in our community saying, ‘We want to cover the full $7,000 donation requested’ to help FSO mail care packages that are ready to more...

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Armory Art Center’s Lake Worth Annex To Open In September

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Armory Art Center has classes scheduled starting Sept. 2 in Lake Worth at its new, expanded location — the Armory Lake Worth Annex. The year-long lease of the 5,000-square-foot building at 1121 Lucerne Avenue, known to locals as the shuffleboard courts, was awarded to the Armory by the Lake Worth Community Redevelopment Agency. The September session will included more...

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