October 2018

There are 92 blog entries for October 2018.

The first annual Concorso Ferrari Palm Beach takes place this Saturday on the green of Abacoa Golf Club, where 60 historic, classic, and modern models of these rare Italian sports cars will be on display for the public.

Open to Ferrari Club of America members only, and limited to the first 60 Ferraris registered, this competition of sporty-yet-stunning supercars honors POST, the Pediatric Oncology Support Team headquartered at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach.

The event is open to the public at no charge, and lunch is available for purchase at the Abacoa Golf Club Clubhouse. The Concorso field will open at 7:30 am and all cars must be in position no later than 9:00 am. The event closes at 2:55 pm with an awards presentation followed by

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This year, some of the best high-academic baseball players in the country will flock to Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida to showcase their talent in front of more than 70 collegiate recruiters.

From Air Force to Yale, college coaches in attendance will be scouting for promising young baseball players at the only Headfirst Honor Roll Camp in the Southeast area of the United States.

The morning will include offensive and defensive showcases, batting practice, objective measurements, and three live games. The Headfirst Honor Roll team- all of which are either current or former high-academic athletes themselves- will offer insight, guidance, and advice.

Video footage of the camp will be distributed to coaches in attendance, and will be tagged

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Stop and smell the wildflowers this weekend at North Jupiter Flatwoods Natural Area!

Join an ERM biologist for a leisurely hike along well-maintained walking trails and learn about the abundance of Florida wildflowers that can be found at this gorgeous urban oasis.

Some Florida wildflowers you may see are the blanketflower, rudbeckias, blazing stars, or silver-leaved aster!

The hike will take place on Sunday, November 4th at 4 pm. The North Jupiter Flatwoods Natural Area is located in the NW corner of Jupiter Community Park at 3377 Church Street in Jupiter, Florida. REGISTER HERE.

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Research from the experts with Home Security Advisor  indicate that Florida, in addition to the perfect weather and beautiful beaches, can claim it is home to some of the of the safest communities in the Southeast United States.  Situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico is the enchanting peninsula we call the Sunshine State.

So many people desire living in the southeast.  Have you ever wanted to wear flip flops all year round or read a book on the beach during the pleasant winter – no snow?  Beyond its saltwater beaches and soft white sand, South Florida is packed with culture, entertainment, professional sports and exceptional cuisine.  Now Palm Beach County residents can add another dimension – safety.

Safety is the condition

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What’s better than a golden retriever? 100 golden retrievers playing on a Jupiter beach and a golden retriever parade.

Pictured on the right are litter mates and AKC Champions "Brody", "Yeager", and "Doak", provided by Jupiter Farms resident Bryan Amadio.

If you have one (or two or three) of these flaxen furballs, it’s that time of year in Jupiter to meet distant cousins and frolic with familiar friends at the 2018 Jupiter Golden Jubilee!

The event will kick-off on November 3rd at 10 am at mile marker #27 at Jupiter’s Dog Beach for a “Blessing of the Pups” and photos. After the announcements and blessings, the pups will have a chance to socialize and play on the beach.

At 4:30 pm,  Pucci and Catana at Harbourside Place will host an auction,

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Jupiter is home to one of the few remaining dog-friendly beaches in the state of Florida, and dog moms and dads from all around frequent here to let fido play and socialize. Owner-supervised dogs are permitted to run free for the 2.5-mile stretch from beach marker #25 at Marcinski Road going north to beach marker #59 on the south end of Carlin Park.

 

Jupiter's Dog beach is located just north of Juno Pier at 2188 Marcinski Road, Jupiter, FL 33477.

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Classical music, by definition, is music written in the European tradition during a period lasting approximately from 1750 to 1830.  Such forms of the symphony, concerto, and sonata were standardized.    Lynn University, 3601 North Military Trail, Boca Raton, offers a Conservatory of Music.  The Lynn Philharmonia performs classical masterpieces during their recurrent concert sequence.

The Lynn Conservatory is one of the leading conservatories in a university environment.  A raised standard of musical training “welcomes a world-class artist faculty, produces highly talented and motivated students, and delivers critically acclaimed performances.”  The wide-ranging repertoire challenges these talented virtuosos.  

As we know, classical music has the

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In the United States, heart disease is the #1 cause of death, while stroke is the #4 cause. This includes both men and women, young and old, no matter your ethnicity. These are scary numbers, but I have great news! Not only is death from heart disease 80% preventable, but there’s a big way you can help encourage others in Palm Beach County to live a healthier life and support medical research and education at the same time- join the Heart Walk!

On November 17th, 2018, The American Heart Association Heart Walk will take place at Meyer Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach, and your friends at Waterfront Properties & Club Communities would like to invite you to join in on the fun for a cause!

Leading up to the Palm Beach County Heart Walk, participate in

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Following Moonfest, Clematis will be completing final touches before a ribbon-cutting ceremony after the first phase of the Clematis Streetscape Project.

The Clematis Streetscape Project is an initiative to transform the popular downtown West Palm Beach area into a pedestrian-friendly city.

On Thursday, November 1st, the city will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5 pm on the corner of Clematis Street and Dixie Highway. Following the unveiling, a family-friendly celebration will ensue featuring live music and festivities. Local businesses will be offering specials, giveaways, tastings, and other activities, then the party will move to Centennial Fountain and the Great Lawn at 6 pm for Clematis by Night.

As part of the project, the City will be

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Florida Atlantic University’s rock climbing center has opened an outdoor climbing center.  It is located at the north end of the campus in Boca Raton, 777 Glades Road.  It is open to the public Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons. 

Rock climbing is an activity in which partakers climb up, down or across natural rock formations or artificial rock walls. The goal is to reach the summit of a natural or artificial formation. The idea is to reach this point of an outlined predetermine route without falling.

Rock climbing is a physically and mentally challenging sport.  A climber must possess strength, agility, stamina, as well as balance. Focus and mental control are essential for a successful climb.  Sport climbing focuses on the physical

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