| Apr 15, 2015
It has been 10 years since a vacation turned into a mission for Brittany Helena Young and her mother Joanne Young.
Their nonprofit A Spring of Hope is up and running and has already bored 27 well holes to bring clean water to rural schools in two...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 4:28 PM
Turning the page on a half-century of hostility, President Barack Obama signaled Thursday he will soon remove Cuba from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism, boosting hopes for improved ties as he prepared for a historic encounter with Cuban...
| Apr 8, 2015
Nelson Mandela often said charity begins at home, so it's fitting his family is carrying on his legacy of giving back. I recently had the pleasure of meeting Nelson Mandela's daughter Dr. Makaziwe "Maki" Mandela-Amuah and his granddaughter Tukwini...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Through Saturday, April 18
Exhibit: Feast for the Eyes
Cultural Council of Palm Beach County
Barry Seidman's new fine art photography series, Feast for the Eyes, will be on display. Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, 601 Lake Ave., Lake...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 7:51 AM
What's happening: The Power of Hope
Mark your calendar: March 28 at 6 p.m.
Where: St. Andrews Country Club, 17577 W. Claridge Oval, Boca Raton
The details: This evening will feature an elegant, South African inspired dinner including lobster tails,...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Friday, March 20, at 11 a.m.
New Directions for Women's Health Luncheon
National Jewish Health
Gail Sheehy, New York Times best-selling author of "Passages," will speak about the importance of living a daring life every day. $100. Polo Club of...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 1:17 PM
One of apartheid’s most notorious killers, Eugene de Kock, a former police colonel nicknamed “Prime Evil,” will walk free after 20 years in jail. South Africa’s government announced Friday that De Kock had been granted parole.
| Jan 30, 2015
| 7:39 AM
After he served time as a prisoner on Robben Island, after he resigned as president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela documented his long walk to freedom as an artist.
In a collection of drawings and paintings capturing the place where Mandela was...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 12:11 PM
Artwork created by Nelson Mandela during his 27 years of imprisonment are on display in Miramar, the first time all 10 pieces in the series have been exhibited together in the U.S.
The third collaboration between Miramar and ArtServe in Fort Lauderdale,...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 10:08 AM
Longtime Grammy Awards executive producer Ken Ehrlich is next in line to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in recognition of his extensive history of bringing pop music and television together.
Ehrlich will receive the 2,541st star on the Walk of...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Not since the 1980s have there been so many efforts aimed at urging colleges and universities to divest from stocks and other holdings for political and social causes. The campaigns are diverse: Fossil fuels and their effect on climate change. Israel's...