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Abacoa is already known for its restaurants, boutique shops, and of course Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium, home of the Miami Marlins and St. Louis Cardinals.

Recently though, the area has seen some new entertainment options pop up. Last year, an 18-hole miniature golf course opened, designed and built by Jack Nicklaus. Later this month, the latest entertainment option to come to Abacoa will open its doors, an escape room.

Will to Escape is set to open May 25th across from Aaron's Table and next to Civil Society Brewery according to owner Jarret Zwilling. Will to Escape will feature three one-hour escape rooms, all with different themes. The rooms will be called Sector X, The Stolen Relic, and The Terminal.

Sector X will feature a

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Anyone that was looking to purchase Eau Palm Beach can go ahead and put their checkbooks away because the beachfront resort and spa is no longer for sale.

In February, the resort hotel on Manalapan was put on the market. Recently though, the owners of the resort, London-based Lewis Trust Group had a change of heart and decided to pull the property off the market.

“After an extensive search, none of the parties that submitted bids ... met the terms of the owners of the hotel,” Eau spokesman Nick Gold told the Palm Beach Post on Wednesday. “So it’s no longer for sale. The Lewis family will continue to own and manage the hotel.”

Not only did the hotel owners decide to pull the property off the market, but they also announced that they will be

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Everyone said he was done. Heck, even he said he was done. 

Sure, the scoreboard would show a T Woods every week. There would even be a guy out there wearing a red polo and black pants on Sunday. It wasn't Tiger Woods though. At least not the Tiger Woods that golf fans watched dominate the sport for over a decade from 1997 to 2008.

The "new" Tiger Woods was more of an elder statesman than a cutthroat competitor. The same guy who used to say that he would only tee it up if he thought he had a chance to win was now teeing it up in hopes of just getting four rounds in with his back staying in one piece. Sure, there were times where we saw flashes of the "old" Tiger in 2018. There was the PGA Championship where he finished runner up and almost ran

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For those that are looking to cut sweets out of their diet in 2019, you might want to turn away. For the rest of us, it is one of the best times of the year!

Girl Scout cookie season is here and the Girl Scouts are giving us an extra reason to celebrate this year with a brand new cookie. New to the cookie lineup in 2019 is the Caramel Chocolate Chip cookie. The new treat is made with caramel, sea salt, and semi-sweet chocolate chips. Good news for the health concious cookie consumer as well, the Caramel Cocolate Chip cookie is gluten-free.

Looking for more of the traditional cookie options? Well, have no fear because all your classic favorites are back for another year. That incoudes, the Thin Mints, Samoas, Tagalongs, Shortbread, and S'mores.

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Looking to get the kids outside and off the couch while they are off school for the holiday break? Well, the Jupiter Outdoor Center is here to help.

The dates for the 2018 Holiday Adventure Camp have been announced and spots are filling up fast. The camp will feature an array of outdoor activities, including kayaking, canoeing, biking, fishing, and environmental education. The camp is fully accredited through the American Camp Association.

Two different camps are being offered. One from December 26th through the 28th and again from December 31st through January 4th. Day and week-long rates are available along with half day and full day options. For more information on pricing and registration, visit the Jupiter Outdoor Center website

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Have you ever looked at the Jupiter Lighthouse and thought it would be cool to go to the top of it? Do you enjoy kayaking, paddleboarding, and being on the water? Well, the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum has the perfect event for you!

On Thursday, January 10 the Jupiter Lighthouse will offer a guided tour of not just the lighthouse, but the waterway around the lighthouse as well. For $30for adults and $25 for children 6 years and older, you can climb to the top of the Jupiter Lighthouse followed by a guided tour through the surrounding water via either paddle board or kayak. See some of the fish and wildlife that call the area home, including manatees, sea turtles, birds and other wildlife. 

The Jupiter Lighthouse has been part of the area since

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As we get ready to turn the calendar, South Florida begins to turn into the epicenter of the polo community. That's because polo season is upon us! 

Starting December 30 and running through April, the International Polo Club Palm Beach in Wellington will be presenting almost daily polo events to the general public and polo community. The season is centered around the U.S. Open Polo Championship and International Gay Polo Week.

Whether you are interested in going for a day, or the entire season, there are affordable ticket options for everyone. Tickets start at just $10 for general admission. Other ticket packages and seating options are also available including deluxe veranda seating and field-side champagne brunch at The Pavilion. For those that

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Located in Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park just west of Boca Raton, Daggerwing Nature Center is run by the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department. The nature center offers a wide variety of programs and events of adults and children of all ages. All programs are by reservation only, and reservations can be made by either calling 561-629-8760 or visiting the nature center. The following programs and events are currently taking place:

Animal Feedings

From 3:15-3:30pm every day you can have a chance to feed some of the animals that call the nature center home. All ages are welcome to feed the animals and no revervations are required. 

Animal Keeper For a Day

Have you ever wondered what it's like to be an animal keeper? Well,

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Are you traveling this year for the holiday season? Well, you are far from alone.

AAA released their latest holiday travel forecast and they are predicting that 2018 will be the busiest travel season in recorded history. According to their report, a record-breaking 112.5 million people will travel in some capacity this holiday season. That number is 4.4% higher than 2017's numbers, which had been the previous record.

Of those over 112 million people, AAA expects that 102 million will travel via car, while 6.7 million will fly and 3.7 million will travel via another form of transportation (train, bus, boat, etc.). In most major cities, car traffic is expected to increase beginning December 20th.

With so many people traveling this holiday season,

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The holidays are a great time to spend some quality time with the family. However, not everyone likes to cook up a big feast for a large group of people. Luckily, for those not in the mood to cook this holiday season, many of the best restaurants throughout Palm Beach County will be open on Christmas Day. Here are some of those restaurants and what deals they will be offering that day:

E.R. Bradley's

Start your day off right with E.R. Bradley's famous Christmas Day breakfast buffet. Help yourself to a wide variety of traditional breakfast fare while overlooking the beautiful Intracoastal Waterway in downtown West Palm Beach. There will also be an appearance from the big man himself, Santa Claus. The breakfast buffet goes from 8am to 1pm.

PGA

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