West Palm Beach

Mandel Public Library of WPB Opens New Creative Space: STUDIO 411

Mandel Public Library of WPB Opens New Creative Space: STUDIO 411

The Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach is opening a new, comprehensive studio space for creatives on its second floor, named Studio 411, to support its popular and growing range of arts programs.  The new studio was formed to create one central location for artistic adults to create, explore, and learn about a variety of arts and crafts […]

Silver Sneakers is Boom’n at the YMCA of the Palm Beaches

Silver Sneakers is Boom’n at the YMCA of the Palm Beaches

Seniors get a complete workout – mind, body and spirit during the YMCA of the Palm Beaches’ new Silver Sneakers class called BOOM.  Combining movements that support heart health, muscle strength, and mindfulness are key in managing most health conditions.  Attendees can also count on building strong friendships through the warm and welcoming group class environment – a […]

Brittany Perdigon, executive director of PAL for 5 years

Happening People: Brittany Perdigon

A working mother to three sons, including a two-year-old, Brittany Perdigon of Boynton Beach has the same energy level of the youth she oversees, as the executive director of the West Palm Beach Police Athletic League (PAL). Perdigon talks fast and moves even faster, trading off running errands, meeting supporters and organizing activities with PAL […]

Left to right:  Student Brandon Gerardi, Student Mia Evans and Pam O’Brien, CEO of AVDA - One of the organizations to receive a grant from the No Small Change program of the Jewish Women’s Foundation

New Partnership Teaches Teens How to Invest in Their Community

High school students who are eager to change the world are invited to apply for a collaborative project with Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County  and Jewish Women’s Foundation of the Greater Palm Beaches (JWF) called No Small Change. This annual philanthropic initiative enables local Jewish teens to identify a cause they are passionate about in their […]

City of West Palm Beach Parking Administration Announces New Pay-it-Forward Program

City of West Palm Beach Parking Administration Announces New Pay-it-Forward Program

 Last night, the West Palm Beach City Commission gave unanimous approval to the City’s Parking Administration proposal establishing a program that transfers recaptured time parking revenue to the City’s Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD). The funds will be earmarked specifically for the City’s homeless prevention initiatives. The first donation by Parking Administration via […]

#ThirstyTuesday – Enjoying the #LiquorLife in West Palm Beach

#ThirstyTuesday – Enjoying the #LiquorLife in West Palm Beach

When you think of the city of West Palm Beach, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Beaches? (No, because there aren’t any in town.) Shopping? (Maybe, since CityPlace is world famous for it’s shops and restaurants.) Dining? (Perhaps, since Clematis is the heart of the dining district.) Brewing and Distilling? (If this […]