Palm Beach County

  • Music

    October 20, 2011
  • Dining

    June 30, 2011
  • Blogs

    June 29, 2011

    Palm Beach County Brush Fires Are Out; Now Let's Blow Up Some Fireworks​Just in time for the Fourth of July weekend, the State Division of Forestry says there are no more brush fires in Palm Beach County, thanks to a few days of rain.The Palm Beach County fire marshal put a burn ban on the eastern half of the county that does not include a ban on firework ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2011

    Hideous Giant Squid Found Off the Coast of Jensen Beach​Ever wonder what a 23-foot-long disgusting giant squid looks like?Absolutely repulsive is what it looks like.We got a hold of a photo from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, taken somewhere between the discovery of the squid off the coast of Jensen Beach, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2011

    Third-Graders Who Bombed The FCAT Still Going On To Fourth Grade

    hepburnpage.comWelcome to fourth grade!​According to state education rules, around 3,350 third-graders in Broward County and 2,400 in Palm Beach County are supposed to be repeating the grade due to their FCAT reading scores -- which they won't, thanks to a few "loopholes."By state standards, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    Even Though It's Not a City, Forbes Ranks Palm Beach County No. 8 on 'Most Miserable' List

    Family Man Studios from Flickr.comCould you be happy here? According to, Palm Beach County is a miserable place.​Are you miserable, Palm Beach County? According to this month's list, you should be. Even though it's not a single city -- more like 223 census-desi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    ArtiGras Sixth-Annual "Red, White, and Zin" Gourmet Food and Winetasting Thursday

    Nicole Danna​This Thursday, you can eat, drink -- and get a glimpse of some spectacular art -- all for a good cause.How? Simply attend the Northern Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce's sixth-annual "Red, White, and Zin" event, a gourmet-food- and winetasting event to be held January 27 fro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2011

    Aran Goyoaga of Cannelle et Vanille: Seven Questions for the Food Blogger / Stylist

    Aran Goyoaga​Pastry chef Aran Goyoaga has become the blogosphere's IT girl during the last two years for her food blog, Cannelle Et Vanille (Cinnamon and Vanilla). Her flawless styling, recipes and photography have been featured everywhere from In Style magazine to Gwyneth Paltrow's GOOP, Sav ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2010

    Umi Fishbar Grill Opens in Palm Beach Gardens

    Umi Fishbar's Bahamas roll​One of Palm Beach County's best-known restaurateurs has teamed up with one of Palm Beach County's best-known chefs to create a contemporary, Asian-esque eatery in the space once home to Noche restaurant-niteclub in Palm Beach Gardens.  Carmine Giardini and chef John ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2010

    There Are Too Many Naked People in Loxahatchee Groves

    Photo courtesy of Wikipedia CommonsCheers to you too, naked man!​SunSport Gardens has a problem -- there are too many naked people running around their community.The problem isn't the fact that residents are nude -- it is in fact a nudist camp -- but that a Palm Beach County resolution says they h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2010

    Sky Magazine Gives 32-Page Wet Kiss to Palm Beach County

    Sky magazineYou might need a shower after reading this.​Palm Beach County, we hardly knew ye. Mesmerized by the hundreds of empty condos, parade of jail-bird politicians, foreclosure crisis, and pill mills, we've overlooked your many charms. Thankfully, Delta's Sky magazine dedicated 32 glorious p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2010

    In Boynton Today? $5 All-You-Can-Eat Lunch at Sweet Tomatoes

    Teaming up with the United Way of Palm Beach County, Sweet Tomatoes, the cafeteria-style restaurant favorite of seniors and college kids everywhere, will open their newest store with a $5 all-you-can-eat lunch today.The value-priced Sweet Tomatoes chain offers a 45-feet-long salad bar, with a variet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2010

    Palm Beach Elections Officials Embarrass County Once Again

    It's a return to 2000.​The Palm Beach County election nightmare of 2000 -- all those hanging chads, butterfly ballots, Pat Buchanan votes, and silly canvassing-board photos -- seems to have taught elections officials nothing. The county's Supervisor of Elections Office still could not count all th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2010


    Flickr: bananaman33428In a Palm Beach County state park, a double-crested cormorant's water landing.​

  • Calendar

    March 11, 2010
  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    Foreclosures Down in Broward, Up in Palm Beach

    Flickr: Quint Cobb​An otherwise rosy real estate picture for South Florida's tri-county area was thrown out of whack by a devastating report of foreclosure actions in Palm Beach County.Real estate analysts at Condo Vultures found that foreclosures in January 2010 dropped by 23 percent in Broward C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2010

    Best Of Broward-Palm Beach Readers' Poll: Best Restaurant in Palm Beach

    ​Tell us what is the best restaurant in Palm Beach County in the comments section below.Need some suggestions? Click here to view our restaurant guide with critics' picks.Previous Readers' Poll posts are running through May. Cast your vote for Best Burger, and Best Restaurant in Broward.And click ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 14, 2010
  • Music

    January 7, 2010
  • Calendar

    January 7, 2010
  • Blogs

    November 9, 2009

    Why Palm Beach Should be Glad Kucinich Isn't Coming to Dinner

    Flickr user: SEIU InternationalGuess who's not coming to dinner.​Dennis Kucinich, the Ohio congressman known for his love of television cameras and his quixotic presidential bids, will no longer be the keynote speaker at this Saturday's Palm Beach County Democratic Party dinner. He canceled the gi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Palm Beach Cops Finally Nab Serial "Withdrawal Bandit"

    Withdrawal Bandit: A familiar face​Serial bank robbery was one of South Florida's favorite new sports this summer, and the game turned out to be surprisingly polite and thankfully bloodless. Police announced today that they've taken one pair of our local Bonnie & Clydes off the street. An unus ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    Hey, Laser Geeks: Stop Playing Star Wars at the Palm Beach Airport

    Flckr user: pedrosimoes7Keep your lasers out of my eyes!​More than 20 times in the past year, pranksters have shone a green laser beam into the cockpits of planes landing at Palm Beach International Airport, attempting to blind the pilots. No planes have crashed, but at least one pilot was injured ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2009

    Man Jailed for Illegal Use of a Dairy Case

    ​ ​ ​A 56-year-old man is in Palm Beach County lockup on a $1,500 bond for illegal use of a dairy case or egg basket, possession of a stolen shopping cart, and indecent exposure. Ernest Wend, whose address is listed as "at large," was arrested Saturday at 8 a.m. by Pal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2009

    Morning Juice: Swine Flu Claims Casualty in PBC; Budget Talks Get Rowdy in Pembroke Pines

    ​Here's what's going on this morning in Broward and Palm Beach counties:A 33-year-old woman from Palm Beach County has died from H1N1, despite having none of the conditions that suggest she should have been at greater risk. So doctors are warning the public to get treatment in cases in which his o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2009

    Broward and Palm Beach Banks Slightly Better Prepared for Apocalypse Than Rest in Florida

    Flickr User: jbenson2Geithner will spare us locals from his bank spreeWhen you fill out a deposit slip these days, it's hard to know whether you'll get the money back or if you're throwing it into a bottomless pit. So it should come as an enormous relief that a bank-rating firm, Bauer Financial, has ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2009

    Grand Jury Details Palm Beach County's Sins

    Flickr user: HeneghanYour money, wasted by Palm Beach County officials.How corrupt is Palm Beach County government? A grand jury report released today counts the ways. From overpriced land deals to shady bond underwriting practices, to slush funds that allow public officials to spend millions on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2009

    Depressed Palm Beach County Wants New P.R. Campaign

    Flickr user: thewentworths1Come back, tourists! We're not that depressing.The Palm Beach County commissioners voted this week to spend $3 million on a new advertising campaign to boost tourism. Meanwhile, in totally unrelated news, The Business Insider, an online publication, named West Palm Beach o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2009

    No Blues for Ouzo Blue

    Photo from ouzoblue.comThey're dancing on the tables in Palm Beach Gardens -- literally -- with the debut of Palm Beach County's second Ouzo Blue. The first Blue set up in Lake Worth in January, bringing Greek faves from dolmades and spanakopita to moussaka and lamb kebabs, plus lots of table dancin ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 26, 2009

    Right Neighborly

    With this much local good will, Centro has it made.

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2009

    In Case You Missed It, This Week's Best News Video

    Miami-Dade CorrectionsJenningsLake Worth Commissioner Cara Jennings apparently has some strong feelings about Israeli aggression in Palestine, because on Sunday, she headed down to the Israeli Consulate in downtown Miami, painted her face, climbed up on some stilts, and stood by the entrance, chanti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2009

    Fewer New Yorkers Are Flipping Us Off, State Considers Expanding Lanes for Range Rovers

    Fewer outsiders are moving to Florida, and the biggest drop in newcomers is among New Yorkers. The number of New Yorkers registering to drive in Florida has dropped by 50 percent in recent years, leading to what I'm sure will be remembered as The Great New Yorker Shortage of 2009.It'd be easy to mak ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2009

    Best Of Readers' Poll 2009: Best Restaurant in Palm Beach

    Palm Beach County has gone through one of the biggest restaurant booms in the U.S. lately: We're finally on the culinary map. From the tiny corner bistro where you've been a regular for years to the splashy newcomer cheffed by a big name, Palm Beach has enough good restaurants to keep us busy for a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2009

    Best Of Readers' Poll 2009: Best Bar in Palm Beach

    Palm Beach County's got some serious diversity in the world of drinking. There's the blue-haired bars in Boca, the popped-collar joints on the island, Jamaican rum joints in The Glades, and the old-school rock bars east of the tracks on Clematis. Pick your favorite, and vote for it in the comments s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2008

    Local Strippers Must Do More Stripping To Afford County Fee (For Stripping)

    I realize it's tough to scrounge up money in this economy, Palm Beach County, but must you really take it out of the g-strings of our courageous strippers? Those hard-bodied girls and guys need that money to pay for college! To put food on the table for the cute little tyke whose daddy skedaddled! A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2008

    Source: Sentinel Shutting Down Delray Beach Office

    A source at the Sun-Sentinel tells me that the newspaper's Palm Beach County office in Delray Beach is closing up this week. The bureau, which had 27 people last year but has surely shrunk a bit during recent staff cuts, is moving down to the newspaper's existing Deerfield Beach office. [ADDED] Mos ... More >>

  • Music

    June 5, 2008
  • Music

    March 6, 2008
  • Blogs

    May 2, 2006

    First Condoms, Then The House

    Slow day at the Pulp, so I thought I'd unleash a dose of Malcolm English on you. I don't know who Malcolm English is, but I suspect that (s)he is a Sun-Sentinel writer. It's certain that (s)he has a major grudge against the Palm Beach Post. But that's what I love about the Palm Beach County right no ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 13, 2006
  • Music

    February 2, 2006

    Timb the Ubiquitous

    Social Anxiety (Self-released)

  • Restaurants

    May 12, 2005

    Best Diner


  • Sports and Recreation

    May 12, 2005

    Best Road Race for Runners

    Marathon of the Palm Beaches

  • Subtropical Life

    May 13, 2004
  • News

    April 1, 2004

    Prelude to a Butt Whippin'

    The GOP eyes a George W. Bush victory in traditionally Democratic Palm Beach County. Here's why.

  • Nightlife

    May 15, 2003
  • Subtropical Life

    May 15, 2003

    Best Place to Volunteer

    Guatemalan-Maya Center

  • Calendar

    April 17, 2003

    Southern Exposure

    Fotoreal, fotosurreal, and foto-pain-in-the-neck

  • News

    September 26, 2002

    Queen of the Recount

    Carol Roberts may not beat Clay Shaw, but don't count her out

  • Calendar

    June 27, 2002

    Fun with Fruit

    The Tropical Fruit Festival sweetens the weekend

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