| Oct 29, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Max Planck Florida, lured to Palm Beach County by millions in taxpayer incentives, is getting closer to meeting its job creation requirement, according to an annual progress report to the county.
Palm Beach County committed about $87 million of taxpayer...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:36 PM
Scripps Florida has grown to 511 employees, but the biotech company still has some hiring to do to meet its job creation deadline in December, Palm Beach County commissioners learned Tuesday.
The county and state invested more than $600 million in...
| Sep 7, 2013
Spanish River has captured seven state championships in girls cross country in the past two decades, a total that ranks as fourth most in state history.
Last year was a bounce-back season for the program, which had failed to reach states for the first...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 11:33 AM
Laura and Drew Walston, of Laurel, announce the birth of their son, Roman Jacob Walston, Sept. 13, 2013, at 7:29 p.m., weighing 8 pounds, 1 ounce.
His maternal grandparents are Scott and Robin Baron, of Baltimore. His paternal grandfather is Wallace...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Todd Wodraska is the President of Special District Services, Inc., a small business that manages special taxing districts throughout the State of Florida.
He is a former bond trader at Smith Barney in New York and also worked as a consultant on the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 3:45 AM
Natasha Harpalani spends at least an hour most weekends cold calling funeral homes with an unusual request.
“I’ve started a nonprofit called Keeping Pace and what we do is we recycle pacemakers,” says the 17-year-old senior at Pine...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Last week: Good for Diana Nyad. Not sure why anyone would want to swim 110 miles in shark and jellyfish infested waters, but I admire her perseverance.
Looking ahead: Great Weekend ahead: UF v. UM and opening weekend of the NFL.
| Sep 14, 2012
| 2:18 PM
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration on Friday banned a Walgreens distribution center in Jupiter from dispensing controlled substances to its pharmacies in Florida and the East Coast, saying the business constituted an "imminent danger" to the public....
| Mar 29, 2013
| 12:57 PM
As the saying goes, “a picture is worth a thousand words,” and lately with the growing popularity of social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, maybe even another thousand more. So naturally, some hotels and resorts are...
| Mar 9, 2013
There was a time when I would have considered a trip to a baseball park without a visit to the hot-dog stand as something close to sacrilege.
That was before the crab-cake sandwiches entered the picture.
At Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, spring...
| May 10, 2013
There are all kinds of ways to choose a real estate agent to sell your house. You may use your brother-in-law, for example, or take a recommendation from a co-worker. But according to an informal survey of agents from across the country, there are...