August 2022

There are 70 blog entries for August 2022.

Last week Eastern Kentucky was in the wake of catastrophic flooding that killed dozens of people and displaced thousands of residents and their pets from their homes. American Humane’s Rescue Team rushed to the impacted area. American Humane is located at 251 Royal Palm Way, Palm Beach. One of the rescue trucks was donated by internationally renowned philanthropist and Palm Beach resident, Lois Pope. This huge, 50-foot mobile rescue unit makes it possible for American Humane first responders to be on the ground and provide aid to animals and relief organizations in real-time.

“Thanks to the compassion of Lois Pope, our dedicated team of first responders was able to answer the urgent call for help and deploy to Eastern Kentucky where they are saving

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The East Gallery of the Arts Warehouse through August 27, 2022, are presenting a digital exhibition. The exhibit entitled ‘Pixel Peeks’ series takes the beauty of nature with a digital twist. Arts Warehouse located in the Pineapple Grove Arts District at 313 NE 3rd Street, Delray Beach, opened in late 2017. Arts Warehouse is a 15,000 sq. ft. warehouse conversion to an art breeding place.

A pixel is the smallest unit of a digital image that can be displayed and represented on a digital display device. A pixel is also known as a picture element. A pixel is the term used to describe a basic unit in digital graphics. Pixels are combined to form a complete image, video, text, or any visible thing on a computer display. A pixel is also known as a picture

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The Sailfish Marina Resort is a tropical escape within paradise with Old Florida charm. Home to a world-famous fleet of luxury sportfishing yachts and water taxis that will take you cruising through the Palm Beaches.  Join the "Sunset Celebration" every Thursday along the seawall and dine in the fantastic waterfront eatery. Treat yourself to a tropical evening on the water and head over to Sailfish Marina on Singer Island. Thursday nights are known for their “Sunset Celebration”.  Between the hours of 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. the marina turns into music immersed, a tropical retreat. This event is free to attend and takes place all year long.

It is a perfect event for the whole family. Feed the fish off the floating dock. Grab a grouper dog and stroll

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In honor of National Dog Day this weekend the Salty Donut West Palm Beach is going to the dogs! The Salty is located at 460 South Rosemary Avenue, #170, in West Palm Beach’s The Square. At the Salty their mission is to get others to believe in the “transformative power of a really freakin’ good donut, baked goods, and a perfectly crafted coffee”. It is more than a donut shop.  It is more than a coffee shop.  Stop in and feel the vibe.

It is time to spread the love to our furry family members. Bring Fido out for a sweet treat specifically crafted for all four-legged, furry family members who have been there for us through thick and thin. This weekend only August 27 – August 28, 2022, The Salty Donut will have a doggy donut on the menu at all

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Successful rehabilitation and release for “Crumpet”! “Crumpet” was released into the C17 Canal in North Palm Beach today! The manatee was first spotted near Manatee Lagoon in January 2022. The distressed but resilient sea cow evaded Florida Wildlife Commission for about two weeks before being spotted weeks later in Port Everglades in Broward nearly sixty miles away.

Crumpet was injured with a gash and floating sideways, unable to go underwater for food. SeaWorld and FWC transported “Crumpet” to SeaWorld Orlando where he recovered for almost seven months. FWC Marine Biologist Amber Howell stated “This manatee was in critical shape when we got to him. He has already gained about 400 pounds since we got to him in February. SeaWorld was able to

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The Wellington Art Society presents the “Fall for Art” Pop Up Gallery on September 16–18, 2022. The Wellington Art Society will present its free, annual “Fall for Art” Pop-Up Gallery event. Original artwork by Wellington Art Society members will be on display and available for purchase, including paintings, sculpture, and stained glass, to wearable art, photography, mixed media, and more. The pop up can be located at The Mall at Wellington Green (Space 175), The District at Wellington Green, 10300 Forest Hill Boulevard, in Wellington.

Established in 1981, the Wellington Art Society is open to artists of all mediums and patrons of the arts, providing both local and regional artists the platform to share their work, learn more about their craft and

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Mangroves are magic to our ecosystems. Three species of mangroves are found in Palm Beach County. They are the Red Mangrove, Black Mangrove, and White Mangrove. Typically, Red Mangroves grow along the water's edge, Black Mangroves grow on slightly higher elevations than the Red Mangrove, and White Mangroves grow upland from the red and black. Mangroves line estuaries and canals, providing food, shelter, and hunting grounds for animals.

Mangroves also provide shoreline protection from wind, waves, and erosion. This ecosystem occurs in tidally influenced areas where strong ocean wave action is absent and where salt and freshwater mix. Soils are sandy, nutrient-rich, saline, and usually oxygen deficient. This plant system diversity provides one of the

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No need to buy a one-way ticket to paradise if you live in the Tequesta area. Tequesta is a small coastal town, which straddles both Palm Beach and Martin Counties, with lots of waterways and watering holes. Have some cold drinks in paradise and feel like you are on your own private island at Blue Pointe Bar and Grill located at 18701 SE Federal Highway, Tequesta – just past the Martin County line.

Blue Pointe Bar and Grill is a unique waterfront experience for you. Sit out on the point enjoying 270-degree views of the Intracoastal Waterway surrounded by palm trees and lounging in our Adirondack chairs on the beach area. Blue Pointe features the best local talent 7 days a week, three acts per day. 

Cool off on these last summer days and take a

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The City of Lake Worth is offering an opportunity for a lovely outdoor weekend activity. Enjoy free live music at Bryant Park, located at Lake Avenue, and Golfview on the Intracoastal Waterway. Please join the Bryant Park Neighborhood Association every Sunday for Musical Arts in the Park. The Musical Arts in the Park performances are featured between 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. in Bryant Park Amphitheater, 100 South Golfview Road, Lake Worth Beach.

Located on the edge of Lake Worth Lagoon, Bryant Park offers a recreational and entertainment space in the city. The scenic park offers a stunning view of the lagoon, a fishing pier, and a boat launch ramp. The concert stage along with a seating area allows the park to play host concerts and local events.

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Since opening their doors, Big Dog Ranch Rescue has saved over 50,000 dogs and has redefined rescue facility standards. Add a joyful, wagging tail to your family by visiting Big Dog Ranch Rescue in Loxahatchee Groves. Big Dog Ranch Rescue was founded in 2008 and their mission is to save 5,000 dogs every year, to heal them and place them with loving families and to educate people about the proper care for dogs, as well as educating the public on the importance of spaying and neutering.

Big Dog Ranch Rescue was founded on the idea that every dog deserves to live and, most importantly, to live a full and happy life. They have been devoted to creating a healing community for dogs, both big and small, who have been neglected, abandoned, and mistreated

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