Business

Biotech Firm Works To Bypass Bacterial Resistance Problem

By at July 25, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Biotech Firm Works To Bypass Bacterial Resistance Problem

Antibiotic resistance is one of the most significant threats to today’s healthcare system, and that was the concern Wellington resident Tony Brazzale had in mind when he founded Gordian Biotechnologies Inc. With a strong medical chemistry background, Brazzale has been in the forefront of science and business for the past 19 years. He has worked with numerous more...

Business , News , People , Wellington

Local Firsts Debut At The Mall At Wellington Green

By at July 25, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Stylish, sporty and tasty new offerings recently have opened at the Mall at Wellington Green. The region’s first Camicissima, House of Hoops by Foot Locker and two new eateries, Red Robin and TokyoSAN, can now be found inside the mall. As part of its transatlantic expansion, famous Italian shirtmaker Camicissima has debuted its first Florida store at Wellington more...

Business

Wantman Group Hired For Saddle Trail Work

By at July 25, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Wantman Group Inc. was recently awarded the $5.1 million Saddle Trail Park South neighborhood improvement project by the Village of Wellington. The WGI team’s interview and presentation earned five first-place rankings from the selection committee. The project includes survey, design engineering, permitting, public involvement and construction engineering more...

Business

Quantum Seeks Grant Applicants

By at July 25, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Applications are being taken for small, grassroots nonprofits in Palm Beach County to receive their share of $750,000. For the past four years, the Quantum Foundation has set aside money to help organizations working toward a healthier population by meeting basic needs of residents. All applications are carefully considered by a four-member committee made up of Quantum more...

Business

Todd Flettrich Draws Crowd To ShowChic

By at July 25, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Todd Flettrich Draws Crowd To ShowChic

TAILS FROM THE TRAILS Tucked away in a small spot on Fairlane Farms Road, ShowChic is a gem of a boutique, offering stylish riding apparel, horse-themed gifts and accessories, including breeches, show coats, stock ties, shirts, helmets, jewelry, gloves and saddle pads. Geared mostly toward dressage, ShowChic stocks products by Kentucky, Cavallo, Arista, Pikeur, more...

Business , Ellen Rosenberg , Equestrian

Wedding Gowns For Military Brides

By at July 18, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Wedding Gowns For Military Brides

Bacio Bacio Bridal Salon in Wellington partnered with Brides Across America last week to help 11 special brides find their perfect gown. More than 12,000 wedding gowns have been donated to military brides through Brides Across America, an organization that helps military brides find the gown of their dreams. Bacio Bacio participated in the event July 11 and 12. For more more...

Around Town , Business , Featured , Palm Beach County

Bellissimo, Johnson Team Up On North Carolina Resort

By at July 18, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Bellissimo, Johnson Team Up On North Carolina Resort

Wellington resident Mark Bellissimo, managing partner of Tryon Equestrian Partners, recently announced plans to create “a significant equestrian lifestyle destination” in the foothills of North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains. Bellissimo has teamed up with fellow Wellington resident Sheila C. Johnson, founder and CEO of Salamander Hotels & Resorts, to assist more...

Business , Equestrian , News

Three Finish Self-Defense Course

By at July 18, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Three Finish Self-Defense Course

Genbu-Kai Karate recently tested and graduated three women who participated in the eight-week self-defense class offered at Royal Palm Beach High School’s adult education program. The women were taught fundamental releases from attacks such as wrist grabs, bear hugs and chokes with karate moves such as elbow and palm heel strikes, knee and stomp kicks. The testing more...

Business , Sports

Resource Depot Asks Businesses To ‘Spare One For Teachers’

By at July 18, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

While teachers and children across Palm Beach County are enjoying another summer vacation, a local nonprofit group is already thinking of the upcoming school year and how it can help educators fill their classrooms with needed supplies without emptying their own wallets. The organization is Resource Depot, and this summer it’s asking local businesses for help in more...

Business , Schools

County Clerk’s Budget Wins National Award

By at July 18, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Palm Beach County Clerk & Comptroller Office’s financial reports have once again earned the highest honor from the Government Finance Officers Association, with the fiscal 2014 budget receiving the association’s “Distinguished Budget Presentation Award.” It is the second time the office has submitted its budget for GFOA review and received the more...

Business , News