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Mounts Botanical Garden Invites the Public to Four Informative Horticultural Workshops During June & July

Mounts Botanical Garden Invites the Public to Four Informative Horticultural Workshops During June & July

Friends of the Mounts Botanical Garden will be hosting four informative horticultural workshops during June and July, including the return of a popular three-part series on orchids.   June Farm Your Backyard: Vegetable Growing + Saturday, June 9 – 9 am to Noon Mounts Exhibit Hall A $15 for members; $20 for nonmembers Instructor: Arthur Kirstein, […]

#VacationCountdown – Top 10 (nearly) free ways to enjoy the Garden Isle #WaimeaWednesday

#VacationCountdown – Top 10 (nearly) free ways to enjoy the Garden Isle #WaimeaWednesday

Like most everything in life, the best things to enjoy about Kauai are free – or at least pretty affordable. Called Hawaii’s Island of Discovery and popularly referred to as “the Garden Island” – both for good reason – Kauai’s landscape is an enticing, exciting playground for lovers of the environment, outdoor adventure, and Polynesian […]

Cinnamon Corn Ice Cream

#TacoTuesday – Have a ‘hopping’ good time at Calaveras Cantina

One of the most popular cuisines here in South Florida is Mexican. In virtually every strip mall and almost every major intersection, you can find a taco truck, Mexican restaurant, or a grocery store that sells food with a south of the border flair. For this reason, if you find somewhere special that feautures locally […]

Talk of the Town: Preakness Stakes Preview

Talk of the Town: Preakness Stakes Preview

  Odds are it’s going to be another wet race for this evening’s second jewel in the triple crown, as Pimlico Park is mired in the same weather we’ve seen here in South Florida throughout the week. With that in mind, Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert stepped away from questions about how the race […]

Another ‘wild’ turnout for the Palm Beach Zoo Stacey Konwiser Memorial Save the Tiger 5K

Another ‘wild’ turnout for the Palm Beach Zoo Stacey Konwiser Memorial Save the Tiger 5K

Over 400 people kicked up their heels for endangered species this morning at the Palm Beach Zoo. It’s estimated that fewer than 250 Malayan Tigers remain in the wild, and events such as this help support the zoo’s partnership with the Wildlife Conservation Society. Next up in the zoo’s Big Cat Race Series is the […]

See turtles up close this summer with Loggerhead Marinelife Center

See turtles up close this summer with Loggerhead Marinelife Center

It’s no secret that sea turtles steal the show in South Florida. During nesting season, Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s popular summer beach programs will once again give local or out-of-town guests the unique, unforgettable experience of seeing sea turtles up close, including Turtle Walks, Hatchling Releases and Biologist Beach Walks. Turtle Walks – Guests can safely […]