West Palm Beach

Palm Beach Zoo Prepares for Public Debut of Fiona, Orphan Jaguar from Panama

Palm Beach Zoo Prepares for Public Debut of Fiona, Orphan Jaguar from Panama

The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society announces the upcoming Memorial Day Weekend debut of Fiona, an orphan jaguar rescued from Panama. Fiona was just days old in October 2014, when she was found motherless and clinging to life following an attack by hunting dogs. The tragedy, at such an early age, means Fiona is […]

#FastFriday – Oriol Servia, PBDC Gearing Up for Indianapolis 500

#FastFriday – Oriol Servia, PBDC Gearing Up for Indianapolis 500

The anticipation is building for Oriol Servia and Palm Beach Driving Club for Sunday’s 101st running of the Indianapolis 500. Servia, who is sporting a Palm Beach Driving Club logo on his helmet, will start the race in 12th position after qualifying with a four-lap average speed of 230.309 mph around the famed 2.5-mile Indianapolis […]

Happening People: Show Management Hires New VP of Consumer Marketing

Happening People: Show Management Hires New VP of Consumer Marketing

Show Management, producers of Florida’s five largest boat shows including the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, the largest in-water boat show in the world, announced the appointment of Mary Bender to the position of Vice President of Consumer Marketing.   Bender brings 17 years of trade and consumer event experience, with the last nine years […]

Palm Beach Zoo Mourns Loss of Beloved Red Kangaroo

Palm Beach Zoo Mourns Loss of Beloved Red Kangaroo

It is with great sadness that the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society announces the loss of its male red kangaroo, Irwin, following a battle with skin cancer. A small mass was removed from the nearly 13-year-old kangaroo, which resulted in a cancer diagnosis.  Shortly after, a second mass was discovered, which grew quickly. “Irwin was […]

“Cocktails and Cadavers” Draws Unique Crowd to Science Center

“Cocktails and Cadavers” Draws Unique Crowd to Science Center

Millennials grabbed cocktails and toasted to the cadavers at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium’s blockbuster exhibit, “Our Body: The Universe Within.”   The unique exhibition showcased preserved bodies in various states of activity. The Science Center collaborated with Club Braman Millennial Edition and 95.9 The Palm to host the interactive happy hour event […]

Happening People: Bar Association President Wraps Up Term, Looks Ahead

Happening People: Bar Association President Wraps Up Term, Looks Ahead

Attorney John Whittles of Mathison Whittles, LLP, is wrapping up his year-long term as the President of the Palm Beach County Bar Association with gratitude for the experience and excitement for future plans. Whittles’ time at the helm of the nearly century-old association was eventful – from a fire nearly burning down the Association’s headquarters […]