History/Culture

Anti-Semitism & Holocaust Speaker Series Community Events in 2018

Anti-Semitism & Holocaust Speaker Series Community Events in 2018

This insightful and innovative adult education programming – which is free and open to the public – features prominent experts and international speakers, connecting community members to a significant aspect of the Jewish experience. Lecture series presented by the Gross Family Center for the Study of Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust and Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County. […]

Historic Sunset Lounge Closes to Begin Renovation Process

Historic Sunset Lounge Closes to Begin Renovation Process

The Sunset Lounge will close effective January 15, 2018 to begin the renovation process for the notable structure located in the Historic Northwest District of West Palm Beach.  As part of the West Palm Beach CRA’s work to revive the Northwest District of West Palm Beach, the agency is spearheading the renovation project of the […]

North America’s largest traveling Ferris wheel coming to South Florida Fair

North America’s largest traveling Ferris wheel coming to South Florida Fair

North America’s largest traveling Ferris wheel — promoted as the “ride of a lifetime” — will make its way to the South Florida Fair for the first time. Co-owned by Frank Zaitshik of Wade Shows, the fair’s midway operator, and Michael Wood of Wood Entertainment, the Midway Sky Eye will arrive at the fairgrounds on […]

#TravelTuesday – Three Kings Celebration Brings Cherished Traditions and Festive Cuisine to Orlando

#TravelTuesday – Three Kings Celebration Brings Cherished Traditions and Festive Cuisine to Orlando

This year, guests can keep the spirit of the holidays burning brighter and longer than ever with the all-new Three Kings Celebration coming to SeaWorld Orlando Jan. 1 – 6. Families are invited to help commemorate the arrival of the Three Wise Men with authentic festive cuisine and celebratory experiences held in honor of the […]

Palm Beach County to Host Three Major Cultural Festivals in January 2018

Palm Beach County to Host Three Major Cultural Festivals in January 2018

Palm Beach County will live up to its well-earned title as “Florida’s Cultural Capital” early next year with three major festivals: Monday, January 15 – The start of the 14th annual Palm Beach Poetry Festival in Delray Beach, featuring Coleman Barks, a major poet and the world’s leading expert on 13th century poet Rumi, the […]

(IDs are L-R  /  Photo Credit: Rich Pollack)

Masahito Tokuzawa, a Miyazu city employee; Kazuaki Ida; former Delray Mayor David Schmidt; Bonnie Beer, partner in Caffe Luna Rosa; Vin Nolan, interim CEO of the Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce; Delray Beach Mayor Cary Glickstein; Miyazu Mayor Shoji Inoue; Shinji Inomoto, a Miyazu city employee; Jimmy Mihori, a Sister Cities of Delray Beach board member; and Stephen Chrisanthus, associate director of the Delray Beach Marketing Cooperative.

Caffe Luna Rosa Hosts Luncheon Honoring Delray Beach’s Sister City Miyazu, Japan

Delray Beach’s favorite seaside restaurant Caffe Luna Rosa recently hosted a special luncheon for four dignitaries visiting from the Japanese city of Miyazu as well as local officials, including Mayor Cary Glickstein. Here to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Delray Beach’s sister city relationship with Miyazu were Mayor Shoji Inoue, two Miyazu city officials and […]