December 2019

There are 109 blog entries for December 2019.

It’s no secret that Waterfront Properties and Club Communities agents represent the most stunning listings in South Florida. If you’re searching for your dream home, we welcome you to attend any of our open houses this weekend!

 

1020 N Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach, FL 33480

Sunday, January 5, 2020 at 1 PM – 3 PM

$6,000,000

3 Beds, 7 Bath, 4,407 SqFt

Elegance and charm make this Premier Regency Estate an absolute must see. Located on most desirable north end, close to Palm Beach Country Club, deeded beach access, over-sized lot over 17,400 sq ft, 3 bedrooms and 4 full and 3 half bathrooms, 5,199 sq. ft. exquisite detailing, exercise room, working fireplace, large pool surrounded by expansive landscaping, covered loggia with several sitting

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One of the largest markets in the region, the West Palm Beach GreenMarket features a variety of products, including fresh produce, exotic plants and flowers, herbs and spices, baked goods, gourmet and specialty foods, coffee and teas, and much more.

The GreenMarket is the perfect place to visit this weekend if you’re planning on kicking off the New Year right with eating healthy and shedding some holiday weight.

The GreenMarket also features live music, unlimited mimosas for $10, free activities for kids, plus plentiful green space and seating for a morning of fun and relaxation. This Saturday morning ritual in downtown West Palm Beach is the place to see and be seen! The GreenMarket is dog-friendly and always FREE.

Where: Downtown West Palm

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The holidays are a delightful time with lots of celebrations.  The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is partnering with Palm Beach County Law Enforcementto share the message and remind the public about the dangers of drunk driving. 

This New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2019, law enforcement will participate in the high-visibility national enforcement campaign, “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over”. During this time, local law enforcement will show zero tolerance for drunk driving. Increased state and national messages about the dangers of driving impaired, coupled with enforcement and increased officers on the road, aim to drastically reduce drunk driving on our Palm Beach County roadways.

Alcohol

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Many people charge into the New Year with a laundry list of resolutions only to quickly run out of steam, peter out and, by February, resume their normal routines. Here are a few helpful tips for sticking to your New Year’s resolutions and having the best year ever!

Start Small

Make resolutions that you think you can keep. If, for example, your aim is to exercise more frequently, schedule three or four days a week at the gym instead of seven. If you would like to eat healthier, try replacing dessert with something else you enjoy, like fruit or yogurt, instead of seeing your diet as a form of punishment.

Keep It Simple

Sometimes people find themselves aiming for an overhaul of their entire lifestyle, and this is simply a recipe for

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Two restaurants in Palm Beach County have made the list of the “Top 100 Restaurants in America” List for 2019. Palm Beach County was the only county in Florida to have two restaurants make the list.

OpenTable, the online reservation making, and review website conducted a survey which included 27 states. The newly released list includes Palm Beach Island’s Buccan and Krave located in Tequesta. The two local favorites are among 7 restaurants in Florida that have made the list.

Buccan is a local favorite bistro with head Chef Clay Conley that has been added to the list once again. Buccan is a high-end bistro featuring American cuisine mixed with some of the freshest ingredients from the very best sources. Buccan features small plates with big flavors and

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There is nothing quite like ringing in the New Year with friends and family. Luckily for us, several restaurants, hotels and venues in Palm Beach County are hosting plenty of New Year’s Eve events for everyone to attend.

Here is our list of some of the best New Year’s Eve events.

The Chesterfield Palm Beach will ring in the New Year with its second annual Gala Dinner in the iconic Leopard Lounge. Come and enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, a seated dinner with live entertainment, music, dancing and a Champagne toast. Reservations are required and cost $350 dollars per person. For reservations call 561-659-5800.

The Breakers Hotel is hosting three events this New Year’s Eve. Come and enjoy New Year’s Eve Dinner at the Flagler Steakhouse. The dinner will

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Golf Pro Ronnie Dunayer is now offering adult golf lessons for all skill levels on the 2nd Friday of every month at The Delray Beach Golf Club. Let Ronnie help you design a lesson program based on your learning style and your own goals.

Cost: $20 per one-hour clinic; $80 for a series of 5

When: Friday, January 11. From 9am-10am.

Where: The Delray Beach Golf Club. 2200 Highland Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33445

Click here for more information.

The Delray Beach Golf Club also has two other Golf Pros, Tommi Ylijoki and Rick Durham, with whom you can take private lessons.

Monday Adult Clinic with Rick: 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. $15.00 per participant.

Friday Adult Clinic with Ronnie & Tommi: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. $15.00 per participant.

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The Historic Jungle Trail winds for nearly 8 miles along a sandy road through the hammock habitat of Florida's barrier island north of Vero Beach in Martin County. The trail, really a hard-sandy road, and it is on the National Register of Historic Places. 

The historically significant trail was built in the 1920’s so that South Florida citrus growers could haul their produce up and down the barrier island.  The pathway ranges from Wabasso to the Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge. The Historic Jungle Trail is one of the best places in the area to see the barrier island plant life and wildlife. It is located very close to the Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge. Pelican Island NWR has been placed on the List of Ramsar Wetlands of

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The exhibit "Georgia O'Keeffe: Living Modern" at the Norton Museum of Art,1450 South Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach casts new light on the woman, her art, and her clothing. The O’Keeffe exhibition features 184 paintings, photographs and pieces of her clothing. "Georgia O'Keeffe: Living Modern" is on view now at the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach through February 2, 2020.

There hasn’t been and artist in the twentieth century quite like Georgia O’Keeffe. The brilliant modernist is the focus of the captivating exhibit. O’Keeffe is associated with the Southwest of the United States.  In addition to be being recognized for her New York Skyscapers, she is well known for the vibrant, abstract landscapes and flowers she created in the Southwest.

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 Effective January 1, 2020, South Florida motorists must stop texting while driving, unless they want a citation. Florida Statute Section 316.305 now allows law enforcement to stop motor vehicles appearing to be texting and driving and issue citations. The new law also bans the use of smartphone devices in construction and school zones. Drivers can still text while stopped at a red light, or at any point when their vehicle is stationary. Florida has become the latest state to make texting while driving a primary traffic offense, essentially meaning that law enforcement will be able to pull over drivers just for texting and driving.

Previously, a law enforcement officer had to pull over a driver for another reason and then cite them for texting while

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