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Enjoy National Pancake Day® all month long! Get an IOU coupon for a free short stack with a minimum $10 purchase, redeemable both online and in the restaurant. Please get in on the pancake party and be sure to support all IHOP’S charity partners! Redeem your IOU for a Free Short Stack of Buttermilk Pancakes between April 1 – 30, 2021.

The special offer is back for a limited time only.  You can find an IHOP in Jupiter as well as in North Palm Beach.  Pancakes have been around for centuries as a favorite staple in many cultures’ diets. They began over 30,000 years ago during the Stone Age. Researchers have found pancakes in the stomach of Otzi the Iceman; human remains dating back 5,300 years. Proven they cannot be that bad for you (lol).


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This past weekend, a huge truck pulled up to the New Macedonia Baptist Church filled with Easter joy for 500 families waiting for the spring surprise. One by one, volunteers from Waterfront Properties carried five hundred yellow, pink and blue baskets filled with toys and chocolate candies to the children waiting with excited smiles on their faces. Jupiter Realtor Rob Thomson wanted to share one of his fondest childhood memories with families who may be struggling this year, so he collected and donated the 500 Easter gifts.

“Many families are still struggling as we emerge from a dark time,” said Thomson. “I hope these bright cellophane-wrapped baskets bring a little happiness to the boys and girls as they explore the surprises inside and discover that

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Save a life and adopt a real manatee. Manatees travel freely around Florida.  Manatees can be spotted throughout Southeast Florida’s rivers and coastal waters.  Manatees are Florida’s official state marine mammal. Save the Manatee Organization is an award-winning national nonprofit 501(c)(3) and membership-based organization established in 1981 by singer/songwriter, Jimmy Buffett, and former U.S. Senator, Bob Graham, when he was governor of Florida. Funds from the Club’s Adopt-A-Manatee program go toward efforts to help protect manatees and their habitat. Unlike other animal adoption programs, the manatees in our adoption programs are real, living manatees with known histories. The Save the Manatee Organizations mission is to protect manatees and

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In honor of International Women’s Day “Dress for Success Palm Beaches” is partnering up with Palm Beach Outlets in West Palm Beach to host a Purses & Pumps Donation Drive. The “Dress for Success” donation drive will run from Monday, March 8, through Sunday, March 14, 2021.  New or gently used purses and women’s professional shoes including flats and modest heels can be dropped off at the “Dress for Success” collection bins located in Saks OFF 5TH, Ann Taylor Factory Store, and Steve Madden. 

The mission of "Dress for Success" is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.  Since April 2010 “Dress for Success Palm Beaches”

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Help the enironment and local area dogs keep the beach clean.  Head on over to the dog beach at Jupiter beach this Saturday morning and join the Friends of Jupiter Beach as they help clean up the area shoreline.  Friends of Jupiter Beach is a nonprofit 501(c)3 whose goal is to support and maintain environmentally health, clean and dog-friendly beaches in Jupiter, Florida.

In 1994, the threat of closing the beach to dogs rallied a small group of concerned citizens, who quickly began organizing beach cleanups and providing dog waste bags at beach crossovers. Since then, the group has exploded, with individuals and businesses joining in an effort which “repeatedly demonstrate care for their marine environment and the privilege of taking our

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First Responders enjoy a complimentary game of bowling at Bolero Bowling Alley & Entertainment, located at 350 Maplewood Drive, Jupiter. As a great big thank you to all area First Responders, the bowling establishment wants to show their gratitude in this unique way. As a community, we all need to consistently thank all the First Responders for all their hard work and bravery and take care of them like they take care of us.

Thank You First Responder non-profit 501(c)3 organization is a grassroots effort whose purpose is to raise awareness, support, celebrate, honor and most importantly create a “Culture of Thank You” for all our Nation’s First Responders for the difficult job they do every day by putting their lives on the line to protect and

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Some of the world’s most famous and popular polo players will participate in Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County’s, 2021 Great Futures Polo Day on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at the Grand Champions Polo Club located at 13444 Southfield Road, Wellington. The Celebrity Polo Charity Cup will feature Ralph Lauren’s, well-known “Face of Polo”, Nacho Figueras, as well as other polo greats! 

“The Celebrity Polo Cup unites the community each year in support of local children, who need us now more than ever,” said co-chair Melissa Ganzi.” Bringing the community together in support of local children is what this event is all about. The Celebrity Polo Cup is what makes that possible.”

This year’s event, hosted by Marc and Melissa Ganzi, will kick off at

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The Palm Beach County Food Bank will host the Eighth Annual Palm Beach Empty Bowls at The Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea on Palm Beach. Friday, February 26, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., with the slogan “Eat Simply So Others Can Simply Eat,”  event returns with a mission to raise funds for the Palm Beach County Food Bank, hunger relief, and help those who are struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This event will raise money for hunger relief in Palm Beach County. 100% of the proceeds go directly to the Palm Beach County Food Bank. Each person who places an order will receive a pint of soup in a, microwavable “to-go” cup from a leading local restaurant, as well as bread from Old School Bakery, a bottle of water, recyclable plasticware, and a “goody bag”

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Scripps Research Institute’s Florida Campus in Jupiter received a philanthropic gift from the William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust to provide science education training opportunities for local elementary, middle, and high school students.  The William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust will invest in the institute’s educational programs with a commitment of $1.8 million. 

The Kenan Charitable Trust endorsed these programs as part of its mission to support educational opportunity to the benefit of humanity. The Trust was formed as a bequest from chemist and engineer William Rand Kenan, Jr., intended for the “substantial benefit to mankind.”  More than 175 students from Palm Beach County have participated in Scripps Research’s High School Student

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This week, COVID-19 healthcare heroes received a special gift that will hopefully bring some love and happiness into their lives. Jupiter Realtor Rob Thomson donated $15,000 to pay the adoption fees at Big Dog Ranch Rescue for those dealing with the pandemic on the front lines.

“The emotional toll of dealing with families and patients in our community who have been affected by Covid-19 is tremendous,” Thomson said. “I hope our frontline workers will consider adopting a new friend so they may enjoy a warm and loving companion. Thank you so much for your incredible dedication to healing our family and friends.”

Those fighting to save lives during the Covid-19 pandemic have been under an incredible amount of stress, and Rob Thomson is making sure that

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