March 2017

There are 30 blog entries for March 2017.

 

Lighthouse Cove Adventure Golf in Jupiter will host a grand opening tomorrow at 11 a.m. to celebrate their $1 million expansion of its mini-golf course and restaurant.


One of the most highly anticipated changes to the 36-hole mini golf course is the experience at the 13th hole. Golfers will experience underwater sea sounds and find themselves immersed in a cave, which will lead them to a tank filled with tropical fish and a coral reef. Grouper and other new fish will be added in the coming weeks. There is now also a playground and pavilion on the course.


The new additions to the restaurant include more seating for up to 82 customers, a stylish bar with 15 TVs, and the 3,500-gallon saltwater fish tank. The menu also received an upgrade and

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See history come to life when you hop aboard this fascinating and informative downtown historic trolley tour of West Palm Beach. The 45-minute ride features guides portraying residents from 1945. West Palm Beach tours through this historic area and highlight the distinctive architectural styles of the day.

The tour highlights the 1920’s real estate boom and redevelopment in the 1940’s after World War II. Learn about the elite members of the 1934 International Fishing Club. Ernest Hemingway was a member. West Palm Beach trolley stops include the area's first “skyscraper,” the 10-story Comeau Building; Pioneer Linens, known as Pioneer Hardware was built in 1912; the Harris Music Lofts built in 1902 and the Downtown

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You’ve been looking forward to a spring vacation from the ice and cold for months and the time has finally come to pack.  Here in Palm Beach County you’ll need a swim suit, sunglasses, sandals, and broad spectrum sunblock. Protecting your skin from the sun’s UVA/UVB rays is important while sunbathing in the “Sunshine State”.

Palm Beach County is home to exclusive areas like Jupiter Island and Palm Beach. The beaches and real estate in this area is second to none.  Palm Beach County also has charming seaside towns of Jupiter, Juno Beach, Delray and Boca Raton, which are also prized for their incredible homes and condos on the beach, Intracoastal Waterway and Loxahatchee River.  The abundance of sparkling blue waterways, beaches, as well as the real

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A fun and new way for kids to express their creativity is coming to town, and its called wire art. Wire art is a type of art form that comes from a group of artisans in Cape Town, South Africa. It combines wire, beads and other elements for kids to put together in their own way to make art sculptures, jewelry and more. 

Martine Lipnitsky will teach the upcoming wire art classes. Martine learned how to make wire art while visiting South Africa. She saw the art being created and sold on the streets by local artisans. She was taught how to make it by a charitable organization called, Streetwires. This group makes and sells their crafts and unique beads to support the local communities in Cape Town. Their skills training, raw materials and support

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What better way is there to enjoy a warm, Floridian evening than with the sounds of live music, perfect weather, shopping and views of the water? It doesn’t get much better than that! At Harbourside Place in Jupiter, the weekends are filled with energy as people walk the docks, peruse the shops, sip cocktails and music fills the air. 

This coming weekend, Harbourside Place will be featuring two nights of music beginning Friday, March 31 and continuing on to Saturday, April 1. On Friday, the band that will be playing is Wonderama. They will be playing from 6pm until 10pm. On Saturday, JL Fulks Band will be playing from 6pm until 10pm. All of the live music events are free to the public and people of all ages are welcome. 

For a list of boutiques,

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The 2017 housing market is shaping up to be opportune for both the buyer and the seller. Although mortgage interest rates are on the rise, it hasn’t deterred buyers from purchasing their next home.


Since the presidential election, interest rates have risen from 3.5 percent to 4.2 percent. According to research by the National Association of Realtors, supply and demand graphs show that even while interest rates have gone up, home sales are still increasing, meaning inventory is going down, which could be a motivating factor for people to sell their homes.


But why are people buying even though rates are going up?


The rising cost of rent has been a contributing factor motivating people to purchase a home. In the past few years, the number of

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Join the community at Legacy Place in Palm Beach Gardens for a night of wine, food, music, and merriment. Thursday, April 6th, Legacy Place Luxury Condos will host the 9th annual Fork & Cork Event from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Enjoy live music, delicious food, and wine tasting from more than 40 specialty vendors from around the world.

Cooking demos will be hosted by talented, celebrity chefs including Chef Stephen Asprinio from Bravo’s Top Chef, and Jeremy Hanlon, who competed on Food Network’s Beat Bobby Flay and Chopped. They will be preparing some of their favorite dishes and sharing personal tips and techniques while wine specialists from Total Wine will teach guests how to expertly pair the right wine with their plates.

Also sing and dance in the

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The first ever Coastal Fest will be held this Saturday, April 1st from 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. at The Plaza Down Under on the Riverwalk in Jupiter. Enjoy the sound of reggae from “Fresh Catch,” a band based out of Stuart. There will be plenty of food and beer and local vendors to explore. There will also be festivities for the kids including face painting and mermaid and pirate characters. The event is free and so is parking.

Food Vendors:
Austin's Franks, Guanabanas, Delicious Sweets Bakery, Holy Cow, Mobstah Lobstah, Tristan’s Ice Cream, Tropical Sno.

Craft Vendors:
Joyz Beadz, Go Coastal, Nautical Decor, Shop Abaco, Mystical Mermaid Hair - Shimmering Silk Accents, Sailor, Merchant and the Mermaid, Riptide D'signs, Mang LLC, Plaster Playtime,

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West Palm Beach is bringing back one of its original and most beloved fun things to do, Guided Bicycle Tours. The tours began about 20 years ago and had been one of the most successful and adored activities for locals and tourists alike. 

The fresh and cool spring air blows off the waterways as you and your friends cruise through the streets of West Palm Beach. Led by an experienced and knowledgeable tour guide, these tours take guests on an “insider’s journey” through our city. You and the other riders will explore Downtown West Palm Beach and the Island of Palm Beach as you glide through the palm-lined streets.  “Providing these truly entertaining and educational fully guided tours were meticulously derived through a close collaboration and

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Saturday, April 1st, 2017 is the annual Walk to Cure Diabetes fun walk at the Mizner Amphitheater in Boca Raton. Every year more and more kids, adults, families and friends who have loved ones touched by Type 1 Juvenile Diabetes come together to walk 3 kilometers to raise awareness and funds for diabetes research. 

The Walk for Diabetes is super fun! As, you and your friends and family can come together to take a leisurely or fast paced walk around Boca Raton. The sun will be shining and the weather will be mild so the day is pleasant and the cause is amazing. Each year the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) brings together over 900,000 people from across the nation to change the future for those living with Type 1 Diabetes. Millions of

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