Waterfront Properties | Real Estate News, Information & Blog - Blog Archive: August, 2020 | Page #5


This August the Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society is offering kids free admission for every full-priced adult ticket. Two children under the age of 13 will be able to get into the zoo for free throughout the month of August.

The Palm Beach Zoo is home to hundreds of animals and species, many of them are endangered. The zoo features 23 acres of lush tropical habitat. Animals include monkey’s, alligators, birds, tigers, elephants, jaguars, bears, sloths, and much more.

The Zoo reopened its door in June with new safety rules and social distancing protocols. Attendance at the zoo is still limited and is being offered at a first come, first serve basis. Several hand washing stations and hand sanitizer stations are placed throughout the many…

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The City of West Palm Beach announced recently that a new series has been launched. The entertainment series will feature weekly drive-in movies called the “Show On The Go”.  The city will be showing movies at both Currie Park and Dreher Park throughout the month of August.

The city of West Palm Beach is working hard to develop and plan for new ideas and concepts to keep everyone entertainment and keep everyone’s health and safety in mind.

August 2020 “Show On The Go” Movie Schedule:

Saturday, August 8th: Despicable Me 3 (PG) – Dreher Park

Saturday, August 15th: Grease (PG) – Currie Park

Saturday, August 22nd: Sonic the Hedge (PG) – Dreher Park

Saturday, August 29th: 50 First Dates (PG-13) – Currie Park

More dates and movies will be…

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Back to School shopping has begun and this weekend only, the state of Florida is having a Sales Tax Holiday for Back To School clothes and supplies.

For this weekend only, Friday, August 7th through Sunday, August 9th, qualifying items will be exempt from sales tax in the state of Florida. These items include:

  • School supplies selling for $15 dollars or less per item
  • Clothing, footwear, and certain accessories for $60 dollars or less per item
  • The first $1,000 of the sales price for personal computers and certain computer related purchases for noncommercial home or personal use.

The Back To School Sales Tax Holiday will be accepted at any store in the state that offers these supplies and will be automatically deducted at check out.

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Houseplants add a lushness and splash of organic color to any room. However, many species can be toxic to cats and dogs who may decide to munch on a leaf or two. Luckily, there are a few plants that can add beauty to your home without posing a threat to man’s best friend. These houseplants are safe for cats and dogs according to the ASPCA, but since the consumption of any plant material may cause vomiting and gastrointestinal upset, it's still best to keep all houseplants out of reach.  

Spider Plant

 

Calathea or Prayer Plant

 

Polka Dot Plant

 

Moth Orchid

 

Parlor Palm

 

Lipstick Plant

 

Friendship Plant

 

Christmas Cactus

 

Air Plant

 

African Violet

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Whether your outdoor space is an oceanfront balcony or a sprawling yard on the intracoastal, dining outdoors is a favored ritual in Florida year-round. The goal is to create an outdoor eating area that's both comfortable and stylish, and a gorgeous waterfront view definitely doesn’t hurt! Here are a few backyard dining spaces we love.

202 Gomez Rd, Hobe Sound, FL 33455

 

12235 Tillinghast Cir, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418

 

705 Harbour Point Dr, North Palm Beach, FL 33410

 

18309 SE Federal Hwy, Tequesta, FL 33469

 

1 Water Club Wy #1904, North Palm Beach, FL 33408

 

101 Quayside Dr, Jupiter, FL 33477

 

25 S Beach Rd, Hobe Sound, FL 33455

 

19681 Loxahatchee River Rd, Jupiter, FL…

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The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is hosting several Lighthouse Sunset Tours this month. The Lighthouse reopened to visitors two months ago and their event calendar features a mix of events and tours.

On Wednesday nights during the month of August, the lighthouse hosts their weekly Lighthouse Sunset Tour. Visitors climb to the top of the Jupiter Lighthouse and witness the speculator Jupiter summer sunset and views of the town.

The tour includes a sneak peak inside the Lighthouse Watchroom to see how everything works and you’ll even get a chance to watch the light turn on to light up the sky. The tours last approximately one hour and tickets are required.

Tickets cost $25 dollars per person and $20 dollars for Lighthouse members. Tickets can…

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Early voting has started in Palm Beach County yesterday, August 3rd and will soon be open in Martin County and the Treasure Coast later this week. Florida’s Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, August 18th.

Here is what to bring if you plan on voting early in the Primary Election.

  • A valid photo identification
  • A signature identification

Here are the locations that are currently open in Palm Beach County for early voting. Hours include: Monday, August 3rd through Sunday, August 16th from 10 am to 7 pm.

  • Acreage Branch Library, 15801 Orange Blvd. Loxahatchee
  • Belle Glade Branch Library, 725 NW 4th St. Belle Glade
  • Ezell Hester Jr. Community Center, 1901 N Seacrest Blvd. Boynton Beach
  • FAU, 777 Glades Rd. Rm.109 Boca Raton

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They say that the kitchen is the heart of the home. While kitchens were built for preparing meals, since the entire family revolves around it, many have been designed as a welcoming space for conversations, entertaining, and family fun. Here are a few luxury South Florida kitchens we love!

494 Mariner Drive, Jupiter, FL 33477

 

12235 Tillinghast Circle, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418

 

12227 Tillinghast Circle, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418

 

372 Regatta Drive, Jupiter, FL 33477

 

202 Gomez Rd, Hobe Sound, FL 33455

 

207 Commodore Dr, Jupiter, FL 33477

 

379 Eagle Drive, Jupiter, FL 33477


52 Coconut Lane, Tequesta, FL 33469

 

406 Mariner Dr, Jupiter, FL 33477

 

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Hobe Sound, the small unincorporated area located just north of Tequesta and Jupiter in Martin County. The small area has a small-town feel and is centrally located on Florida’s Atlantic coastline. Hobe Sound is home to some of the most beautiful beaches, championship golf courses, nature spots, parks, schools, shops, and restaurants.

Hobe Sound is home to many recreational parks and the Jonathan Dickinson State Park. The State Park features many recreational activities such as camping, hiking, bike riding, walk trails, equestrian trails, boating, wildlife viewing, an observation tower and many more activities. The Loxahatchee River runs through the Jonathan Dickinson State Park. The River was Florida’s first river to earn the title for National Wild…

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The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and Museum is open and ready for visitors. Every Monday throughout the month of August, the Lighthouse is hosting their Twilight Yoga at the Light series.

Twilight Yoga at the Light is an outdoor yoga class held at the Lighthouse Deck at sunset every Monday night. All levels of Yoga are welcomed, and all are encouraged to attend. The class is limited to 20 people and registration is required online prior to the class.

The class is taught by yoga instructor Mary Veal. If you plan on attending, you are asked to bring your own yoga mat and water bottle, and all those who attend must wear a mask and adhere to social distancing guidelines.

The class will begin at 7 pm and last approximately an hour. The class will meet 10…

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