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Summer in Paradise is about to leave! Final trivia night and last chance to see the houses

Summer in Paradise is about to leave! Final trivia night and last chance to see the houses

Summer in Paradise is about to leave and we know you’d like to end the season with some memory-making merriment! The final edition of Fairy Tale Trivia on 7/24 is starting with a special improv show by Take Heed Theater Company. It is also nearing the last chance to see the “Fairy Tale Playhouses,” which will be auctioned off […]

Talk of the Town: Stop GEO Group’s Profiteering from Immigrant Detention and Other Private Prison Contracts

Talk of the Town: Stop GEO Group’s Profiteering from Immigrant Detention and Other Private Prison Contracts

Concerned South Florida residents call for an immediate and complete divestment of all federal, state, and local resources from The GEO Group, Inc. today, at 4:30 p.m. outside the company’s seven-story building at 4955 Technology Way in Boca Village which is currently under construction. The second-largest private prison company in the country is posting record profits earned from the […]

League of Women Voters of PB County Invites Public to Judicial Candidate Forums on July 18 & 23

League of Women Voters of PB County Invites Public to Judicial Candidate Forums on July 18 & 23

 The League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County is inviting the public to Judicial Candidate Forums where people can meet and hear from candidates prior to the  Florida Primary Election on August 28. Both Forums are FREE to attend. July 18, Wednesday, from 6 to 9 pm Palm Beach County Vista Center 2300 N. Jog Road in West […]

PB POETRY FESTIVAL Invites Local Poets & Poetry Fans to Eight Upcoming Events

PB POETRY FESTIVAL Invites Local Poets & Poetry Fans to Eight Upcoming Events

Susan R. Williamson, Director of the Palm Beach Poetry Festival, and Dr. Blaise Allen, Director of Community Outreach, today invited local poets and poetry fans to eight upcoming public events: September 29 – 3:30 pm (Saturday) 8th Annual 100,000 Poets and Musicians for Change American Rocks Bar and Grill 1600 East Hillsboro Blvd. in Deerfield Beach FREE The public is […]

Audubon Zoo in New Orleans closed due to jaguar attack

Audubon Zoo in New Orleans closed due to jaguar attack

Yesterday was a sad day for the storied Audubon Zoo, as Valerio, a 3-year-old male jaguar, escaped from its habitat at about 7:20 a.m. Animal care, veterinary staff, and security implemented the appropriate action plan to ensure staff safety.  The situation was resolved by 8:15 a.m. when the jaguar was sedated by the vet team. […]

Koloa Rum Company’s Inaugural Kauai Reserve Three-Year Aged Hawaiian Rum is now being sold in Hawaii and will be available for purchase in California and other West Coast markets in February. (PRNewsfoto/K?loa Rum Company)

#VacationCountdown – Koloa Rum Unveils Inaugural Aged Hawaiian Rum

Why is the rum gone? Many people know that the “Pirates of the Caribbean” franchise was filmed primarily in Kauai, but not everyone is aware that the island also produces some of the finest rum distilled in the United States. What better way is there to cap off a day filled with adventure, including a […]