Waterfront Properties | Real Estate News, Information & Blog - Blog Archive: May, 2022

As one of Palm Beach County's most natural thrills, it is always amazing that approximately 3,000 enormous sea turtles still stagger onto South Florida’s beaches at night to lay their eggs. Every year between March and October, the pristine beaches are decorated with orange-colored tape and signs to show where these amazing, archaic sea creatures have buried their nest.

Under the pale light the moon shines onto the beaches, turtle nesting season is such an awe-inspiring scene to watch. As the sea turtles made their way up to the beach to dig holes in the sand and lay their eggs and then they disappear back into the deep blue.

Up and down the beautiful Atlantic Coast, you can witness this amazing spectacle yourself as environmental groups and parks…

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Yesterday we honored may fallen heroes, wearing a red poppy, lowering the flag to half-staff, and observing a minute of silence at 3:00 pm. It is also important to honor the service animals that have given their lives in supporting our great nation. We ask that Southeast Floridians think of the trained service dogs and remember them as well.

Before it became a federal holiday in 1971 and its observance moved to the last Monday in May, Memorial Day was called Decoration Day and took place on May 30th. This year, the last Monday in May falls on the original Decoration Day date.

The roots for Decoration Day go back to shortly after the Civil War when citizens paid local tributes to those who had died. In 1868, Maj. Gen. John A. Logan, commander in…

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They fought for us.

They have fallen for us.

They are the heroes we remember and thank.

Their memories will keep reminding us of our duties and responsibilities towards our country.

Let us celebrate Memorial Day by remembering our soldiers.

Waterfront Properties and Club Communities wishes a very heartfelt thank you this Memorial Day.

 

 

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If you are shopping in person on Memorial Day in Palm Beach County, here are the details you should be aware of. Memorial Day, which falls on Monday, May 30 this year, is a huge day for sales and deals, both online and in-person. Shoppers who are looking to do their holiday deal-hunting in person at Walmart, Best Buy, or Lowe's are in luck. These major chain stores are open. Make note that Costco is closed today.

Some retailers may have abbreviated hours for the holiday, but unlike many major U.S. holidays, most stores and major retailers are open during Memorial Day. Most Gardens Mall stores remain open today, some with abbreviated hours. Some other stores open today are:

Ace Hardware

Barnes & Noble

Bed Bath & Beyond

Belk

Best Buy

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Florida has seen an influx of new residents during the pandemic. In 2020, 167% more people were moving into the state than those moving out., according to the 2022 Migration Report.

Floridians already knew that this is one of the best states to live in and now U.S. News & World Report has confirmed it! Florida ranked No. 10 in U.S. News & World Report’s rankings of best states in the country. 

Southeast Florida is an excellent place to raise a family. Top school districts coupled with countless educational and recreational activities ensure children can stay active and engaged year-round. Florida’s southeast coast is home to some of the nation’s most sought-after beaches and preserves, which are frequented by residents and vacationers year-round…

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There is an old world Italian market in North Palm Beach.  Doris Italian Market is a wonderful gourmet market that continues to receive rave reviews. The market has offered the finest Italian specialties, imported artisanal cuisine, the finest ingredients, and gourmet baked goods in South Florida since 1947. It is located at 11239 U.S. Highway One, in North Palm Beach. 

Impress your guests with the taste of fine gourmet foods and a beautiful presentation. The shop carries a curated assortment of foods as well as top-quality meats, Italian-style deli, local produce, beautiful desserts, hand-stretched mozzarella, Italian wines, fresh seafood, and much more. Stop in for all your grocery needs. The market offers the finest decadent foods, spices, a…

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Alice in Wonderland and her crew are coming to Southeast Florida, and they may get a little lost! They will require your help. There is a fun immersive outdoor experience where guests can solve clues from the Cheshire Cat, the White Rabbit, the Mad Hatter, and the Queen of Hearts to rescue Alice. The Alice in Wonderland event is coming to Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, and Miami in November 2022! Act fast and you can get a 50% discount on tickets for a group of six when you use the code TAKE50 at checkout. For one day only, the streets of these three South Florida cities will transform into an outdoor-style escape room experience where you will need to solve clues, uncover conspiracies, and complete challenges to get Alice out of Wonderland!

The…

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During National Military Appreciation Month, the American Humane Organization encourages Palm Beach County residents to support the service dogs for veterans’ program. May is National Military Appreciation Month. It is a time when Americans everywhere pay tribute to the resolute service members who take a sacred oath to protect and serve our country. However, for veterans, the return home from war can be yet another daunting battle as they nurse wounds that might not be visible on the surface. Tragically, 184 veterans a day are diagnosed with post-traumatic stress, and twenty take their own lives as a result. 

South Florida nonprofit, American Humane aims to help these heroes with its Pups4Patriots program, which finds dogs in need of forever homes…

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Indian fare uses the whole palette of flavors—spicy, sour, sweet, and hot all at the same time. This cuisine and all its flavors make it something that wants to jump off the plate. There are approximately twenty-five basic spices that are used in Indian dishes. Cumin, coriander, turmeric, and ginger, to name a few of the spices used and there are infinite ways of using them. With all its exotic ingredients, unfamiliar dishes, and tongue-tingling flavors, Indian cuisine can be both exciting and intimidating.

West Palm Beach has great Indian restaurants, here are three favorites, Aroma, Indus Indian and Taste of India. 

1.  Indus Indian and Herbal Cuisine recipes are unique and created by an expert chef. With great service, a clean atmosphere, and…

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Memorial Day is May 30, 2022. There are plenty of Memorial Day activities around Palm Beach County. Pay tribute to the servicemembers and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice by attending any of the functions listed below:

Memorial Day Flag Distribution at Boynton Beach Memorial Park

Friday, May 27, 2022, from 8:00am to 10:00am

Boynton Beach Memorial Park

Boynton Beach, FL

 

Annual Downtown Delray Beach Memorial Day Weekend Craft Festival

Saturday, May 28, 2022, from 10:00am to 5:00pm

Delray Beach Tennis Center

Delray Beach, FL

 

Memorial Day Party at Treehouse

Saturday, May 28, 2022, at 12:00pm

Treehouse

West Palm Beach, FL

 

Primal Soul Loves to Rock Crazy Horse Memorial Day Weekend

Saturday, May…

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