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The natural language of around 500,000 deaf people in the US and Canada is American Sign Language (ASL). Loggerhead Marinelife Center has decided to make things easier for their wide range of visitors by offering ASL tours in addition to their regularly scheduled daily tours.

ASL-guided tours are now available upon request and led by a fluent guide ready to share exciting educational information about their incredible sea turtle research and rehabilitation efforts. Tours usually last for an hour and are $10 a person with a five-person or $50 minimum.

For more information about the multiple guided tours provided at Loggerhead, visit marinelife.org or contact Sue Thompson at sthompson@marinelife.org.

14200 U.S. Highway 1, Juno Beach;

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Green market season is here, and South Florida farmers and artisans have an abundance of fresh produce, Florida oranges, tropical fruit, eggs, milk, cheese, honey, and baked goods to offer. We've put together a helpful list for you to find the best green market near you.

Delray Beach Green Market

65 food vendors offer fresh produce, Florida citrus, tropical fruit and juice, farm-fresh eggs, raw milk and butter, artisan cheese and jam, baked goods, gluten-free, vegan, organic products, fresh flowers, and live music.


Old School Square Park
NE 2nd Avenue
Saturdays 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. running Oct. 27 - May 18, 2019.
Dogs: Yes
Parking: Free at the parking garage in Old Square Park.

 

Downtown Fort Pierce Farmer’s Market

Ranked in top 5

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During the mid 17th century, legend has it that pirates found refuge 450 miles off the port of Palm Beach on the Bahamian island of Mayaguana. After long ocean voyages, they dug a well in the middle of the island in search of drinkable water, and would fill their casks before setting sail once again.

Fast forward to present day, and Pirate’s Well in Lake Park toasts to this sentiment as a friendly refuge for Northern Palm Beach locals to quench their thirst after leisurely days on the water with family and friends. Since 2010, owner Larry Marble has welcomed locals and treated them like family.

The culture of this beloved local watering hole was threatened earlier this year when the Lake Park location had to close due to an accidental

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This past weekend, Bluewater Babes Fish for A Cure celebrated their 10th Anniversary with a bang- literally! The usual festivities at Sailfish Marina were not only over the top, but the series of events culminated with a grand fireworks show over Peanut Island.   When it comes to fishing, SPICED RUM's Sherry Beswick took first place Kingfish with 42.7 lbs, Stacy Maderal of LUNATICO took second with 20.5 lbs, and Gwen Belcher of PRETTY WORK won third with 19.3 lbs. Tasha Ford of TEMPTATION won first place dolphin with 20.2 lbs, Tina Martin of THANKS GIRLS won second with 15.6 lbs, and Shannon Discount won third with 15.3 lbs. Billfish Champion Angler went to Emily Riemer of DAYSEA with 2 sailfish releases, Billfish Champion Boat went to DAYSEA…
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Breast Cancer Awareness month is here! Below are events happening in Palm Beach County where you can don your best pink outfit for a cause.

Real Men Wear Pink Concert | October 12th, 6-9 pm

Jupiter Medical Center is partnering with the Abacoa Food Truck Invasion to go pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month at Abacoa Town Center. The event will feature live music, breast health information, giveaways, raffle prizes, face painting, and balloon sculpting, as well as food for purchase from local food trucks.

Pitch for the Cure | October 13, 8 am – 11 pm

At Lake Catherine Park in Palm Beach Gardens and hosted by PBGYAA, this youth softball tournament raised $7,000 last year. For more information, go HERE.

Making Strides of South Palm Beach

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Baseball is not only America's favorite pastime, but also a popular sport to watch in the Palm Beaches thanks to the fact that it's home to two state-of-the-art stadiums complete with killer box seats. The Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium in Jupiter is the home of the Miami Marlins and St. Louis Cardinals and the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches in West Palm is the training base of the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals. The organizations have announced the 2019 spring training schedules for the teams beginning on February 23rd- pick the games you definitely want to attend:

Roger Dean:

Feb. 23: St. Louis Cardinals at Marlins

Feb. 24: Washington Nationals at Cardinals

Feb. 25: Detroit Tigers at Cardinals

Feb. 26: Houston Astros at Marlins

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The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is considered the largest in-water boat show in the world. Owned by MIASF and produced by Informa Exhibitions, the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show is heading into its 59th year, now with more than 1,500 boats on display and 1,200 exhibitors. This year, FLIBS will even be telecasted by NBC Sports, and will showcase the newest vessels, technical innovations, and performance reviews, as well as highlight the area’s lifestyle amenities. Additionally, industrial designer Derek Jenkins has created a “Best of Show” trophy, which will be presented to the most innovative new model design on display.

“The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show represents some of the finest yachts and

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On Saturday, October 6th from 6-9 pm, The Abacoa Property Owner’s Assembly will be hosting the 4th Annual Wines Around the World in Downtown Abacoa.

Thirteen local restaurants and breweries will be participating in this year’s Jupiter event, and will include food, fine wine, live music, chef demonstrations, and sommelier demonstrations.

Attendees will have the chance to sample delicious cuisine, vino, and craft beer from:

- Aaron's Table and Wine Bar
- Cafe Chardonnay
- Guanabanas Island Restaurant and Bar
- DAS Beer Garden
- Carmine's Coal Fired Pizza Ristorante 
- Food Shack Restaurant
- Brick & Barrel
- Blue Pointe Bar and Grill 
- Civil Society Brewing
- Jumby Bay Island Grill
- Stadium Grill
- Blue Water Taco Co.
- Copacabana Cuban

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Since opening in 1992, the Kravis Center has provided access to the performing arts for more than 2.3 million schoolchildren. In order to accomplish this, the not-for-profit performing arts center relies on ticket sales, professional partnerships, and fundraising. Here are some upcoming events hosted by this world-renowned organization.

MNM Theatre Company 
Presents 
My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra

Marshall E. Rinker, Sr. Playhouse

September 27, 2018 - October 14, 2018

 

Dina Elwedidi 
On Tour As Part of Center Stage

Marshall E. Rinker, Sr. Playhouse

October 18, 20187:30 pm

 

Jerry Seinfeld

Alexander W. Dreyfoos, Jr. Concert Hall

October 26, 20187:00 pm9:30 pm

 

Sankofa Danzafro 
The City of Others

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The Honda Classic golf tournament donated a phenomenal $4.55 million to South Florida children’s charities in 2018, increasing the PGA TOUR’s impact on the lives of local children for the 12th consecutive year.

Proceeds from the Honda Classic Cares initiative will benefit 137 charitable organizations in Palm Beach County, as well as more than 50,000 children and their families.

"We continue to raise the bar and challenge the imagination on the impact we can make on the Palm Beach County community," Honda Classic Executive Director Kenneth R. Kennerly said. "We couldn't be more ecstatic about this year's results which are a tribute to the fans who enjoy our tournament each year, our sponsors led by American Honda, the longest standing title

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