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Boca Libraries Going Virtual

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  Boca libraries going virtual? Yes. It’s happening. Slowly but steadily. You can still take out a real book and carry it home, or you can take out several books electronically and leave without carrying any extra weight. When was the last time you visited a library? For most of us, the answer is far too distant to recall.  And yet, …

Boca Raton and Delray Beach Celebrate July 4th

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Some of the best summer activities in the U.S., regardless of your age, are 4th of July Fireworks. Barring rain in the forecast, who doesn’t enjoy a gorgeous celebration of our country’s independence. In our immediate area, there are 4 ways that I know of to enjoy 4th of July Celebrations, though I am sure there are many more. Boca …

Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days of Summer are Here

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Summer is once again off to a fast start: it officially began on June 21st. Though in some parts of our country, the southwest in particular with its record heat temperatures, residents probably feeling like summer started over a month ago. And then there are other parts of the country that have less than 100 days of summer before the cold dread of winter takes over. …

Walk on the Wild Side at the Palm Beach Zoo

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Whether you’re getting younger or older, it’s time to take a walk on the wild side at the Palm Beach Zoo. Okay, it’s almost summer and it’s 110 degrees in the shade. But it’s well worth the excursion and it’s very comfortable, as well as exciting, to walk around when you arrive. The Palm Beach Zoo is only about 20 minutes by car from Boca …

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Gumbo Limbo Nature Center

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Have you ever gone to the beach and wondered what the small square or triangular areas blocked off by what appears to be construction tape in the sand are all about? They are nesting sites for turtles!  So who goes about plotting their location along our coastline? Well, it’s a joint effort and labor intensive project based out of Boca …

Wakodahatchee Wetlands view from board walk

Wakodahatchee and Green Cay Wetlands

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Have you driven by the entrance to the Wakodahatchee Wetlands in west Delray Beach and wondered what was there? I did also, so I finally made time to stop by and see what it’s all about.  Hidden away among the perfectly manicured landscaped subdivisions, on Jog Road between Woolbright Road and Atlantic Avenue is a Palm Beach County hidden gem. It’s the …

SunFest 2016

SunFest

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For the 34th year, the city of West Palm Beach will be hosting a 5 day music extravaganza on the Intracoastal Waterway.  SunFest provides a unique blend of music, food and activities that will keep all of the family entertained. Transportation options are also unique to this venue.  Not only are you welcomed to take your car and travel by …

6 Simple Suggestions to Sell Your Home Faster

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So you’re thinking about selling your home. Maybe your kids have grown up and moved away. Or you’ve found a great job in another city. Or you’ve lived there for 10 years or more and it’s just time for a change. Whatever the reason, you’re ready to go. But is the house ready to go? These 6 simple suggestions to …

Morikami Museum Hatsume Fair

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The Morikami Museum in Delray Beach is hosting its 37th Celebration of Spring this coming weekend on Saturday, April 16th and Sunday, April 17th from 11:00AM to 6:00PM. The Hatsume Fair is an annual event that celebrates the return of spring with a variety of Japanese exhibitions and vendors. Visitors will often sport their favorite anime inspired costumes. This is a …

Get to Know the Kravis Center

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If you have lived in or visited South Florida for more than 3 days, you probably have come across an advertisement for the Kravis Center. Have you ever wondered what the Raymond F. Kravis Center, also known as The Kravis Center for short, is or how it came about? I did and thought I would share some of its interesting history. …