November 2018

There are 150 blog entries for November 2018.

Delray Beach, a thriving coastal city located directly on the Atlantic Ocean and part of the bustling Greater Miami region, is a fun, energetic, and fun piece of South Florida.

Atlantic Avenue

Affectionately called “The Ave” by locals, Atlantic Avenue is arguably the epicenter of Delray’s cultural life. Recently named one of the ten best urban shopping centers in America by USA Today, some are even calling it the best street in Palm Beach County.

Those most familiar with the street might call it an exercise in contrasts: it brilliantly manages to balance elements of both gritty beach culture and high-end resort; both fine dining and burger shack; both pricey boutique/gallery and the refreshingly tacky.

Chain stores and local gems jostle for

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The Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge just grew by about 4 acres.

Four contiguous beachfront lots on Jupiter Island’s North Beach Road were donated by the Coast Guard, increasing the federally protected sea turtle nesting habitat.

The beach is one of the most productive sea turtle nesting habitats in the U.S., the refuge's website says.

The now 1,095-acre sanctuary’s natural habitat — sand pine scrub, mangrove forests and miles of coastal dunes — supports about 40 plant and animal species listed as endangered, threatened or of special concern.

To expand the refuge, the U.S. House Tuesday passed the Jupiter Island Land Transfer Act, introduced by U.S. Rep. Brian Mast.

Palm Beach County has become a haven for turtles and Loggerheads

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The Mike Cady Experience with Joe Donato Jaui Schneider, Don Wilner, and Leny Seinberg are set to debut at Arts Garage tonight (Friday November 30) at 8pm.

Cady dazzles his audience with his ability to go from the jazz stylings of Eddie Jefferson to lead singer in Teddy Harris Jr’s Bebop Society Jazz Orchestra. Just when you think you’ve heard it all, he pulls out songs from R&B greats. He makes each song his own. His venues have ranged from small clubs to concert halls to major jazz festivals. He has performed in cities like Detroit, Cleveland, Chicago, and Miami. He’s performed with noted musicians such as Marcus Belgraves, Harold McKinney, Rudy Robinson, Marion Haden, and more.

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Palm Beach County is a great place to live if you like to keep in shape. It has great gyms, year-round workout-weather, convenient healthy eating options, and lots of great places to do yoga. Here’s our guide to a few great places to do yoga in Palm Beach County.

Breathe Salt & Yoga

As the name suggests Breathe Salt & Yoga has a unique salt room. They describe it as where the ocean meets land. Breathing in salt helps accelerate mucus clearance and improves lung function while killing harmful bacteria caused by pollutants and stress while also soothing the respiratory system. The studio also offers hot yoga classes.

Native Yoga Center

Native Yoga Center is way more than a yoga studio. It's a Palm Beach destination where authentic yoga classes

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The Chabad of Palm Beach Gardens presents the 13th Annual Grand Chanukah Festival

When: Sunday, December 9, 2018

Where: The Chabad of Palm Beach Gardens 6100 PGA Blvd, PBG FL 33418.

The festival will include:

- Sharing the Joy & Light of Chanukah

- Giant Menorah Lighting with Local Dignitaries

- Jewish Rock 'N' Roll Band Pardes

- Rock Climbing Wall & Bounce Houses

- Arts & Crafts

- Face Painting & Balloon Twister

- Community BBQ

- Traditional Chanukah Latkes & Donuts

- Chanukah Gelt

- Exciting Raffle Prizes!

Click here for more information.

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After closing for Thanksgiving weekend the "Green Market at Wellington" is open again this Saturday from  9 am to 1 pm

The Green Market at Wellington is located at 12150 Forest Hill Blvd, Wellington, FL 33414 Next to the Wellington Amphitheater.

The Green Market at Wellington is an upscale market serving the local community and Wellington’s more affluent visitors. It provides amenities that are conveniently located near the vendors with a lush green shaded sitting area and restrooms just steps away.

About The Wellington Green Market

Spend some time with family and friends while supporting your community by shopping local. The Market features a wide selection of fresh produce, ranging from fruits and vegetables, to everyday favorites like

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Martin Country Farm Bureau Women’s Committee is presenting its first annual Winter Vendor and Crafts Fair in Stuart this Saturday, December 1. There will be pony rides and a petting zoo. There will also be food trucks and other fun things. With the weather as nice as it is in South Florida, this weekend is the perfect time for an outdoor event in Stuart.

This event is free to attend and makes for a fun and easy event to bring your kids or grandkids.

The Martin County Farm Bureau Women's Committee is an organization founded and operating in Stuart. The Committee is dedicated to educating the public with programs and events that promote a positive image of agriculture.

For more information on the Winter Vendor And Crafts Fair click here.

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This Saturday, December 1 the Hobe Sound Chamber will host the 33rd Annual Christmas Parade from 1pm-2pm.

Christmas Parade will be led by the Martin County Sheriff's Department followed by dignitaries, vintage cars, floats, marchers, trucks, school bands and much, much more.  MC Jeff Otten will keep you aware of who is passing as the parade makes its way north along Dixie Highway, then west on Bridge Road. 

Following the Grand Marshal, more than 90 entries will process traveling in every imaginable mode of transportation save sleigh and flying reindeer. Golf carts, go karts, limos, RVs, boats, antique fire trucks, horses, wagons

Attendees will enjoy holiday music by DJ DancenSound and find those one-of-a-kind gifts at the Craft Stroll with local

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Florida, particularly South Florida, is famous for its wildlife. For those of you living in West Palm Beach who love the water, here are a couple of places you might want to visit.  

Manatee Lagoon

Manatee Lagoon is Florida Power & Light’s new eco-discovery center. This is your chance to see the manatees up close where they bask in the warm-water outflows from the power plant. The center includes exhibits, a boardwalk, picnic area, pavilion, cafe and gift shop. Even better, admission is free! 600 N. Flagler Dr., West Palm Beach. 561-626-2833 For a sneak preview, check out the Manatee Cam on their website VisitManateeLagoon.com

Loggerhead Marinelife Center

You’ll fall in love with sea turtles! Loggerhead Marinelife Center promotes sea turtle

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We love our dogs in South Florida – and South Florida, for that matter, is a great place to have a dog, its great year-round weather makes it the perfect environment. For those of you who live in Palm Beach, here are a few great parks to bring your dog.

Pooch Pines

This park, designed for off-leash recreation, is fenced and features several areas, including a wash station, shade, benches, and fountains.

Pooch Pines Dog Park Address: Eshleman Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33413

Cinquez Park

Cinquez Park is located immediately north of the intersection on Indiantown Road and Center Street at 2183 West Indiantown Road in Jupiter, Florida. In 2008. Cinquez is a new park, the construction of which was finished just this year. It’s Jupiter’s first

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