Author Archives: Michelle Kaplan

No barriers to fun

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Nearly 150 runners, walkers, and wheelchair riders put on their kicks and took off at the fourth annual Barrier Free 5K to benefit the Congress Avenue Barrier Free Park in Boynton Beach. The mid-February event raised $3,500 to benefit any … Continue reading

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A shining example

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More than 300 guests came together in March to shine a light on the epidemic of child sexual abuse and online exploitation. They also celebrated the 2016 Child Advocate of the Year Award winner, television journalist Chris Hansen, best known … Continue reading

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Break from the Everyday with these Extraordinary Escapes

There’s a wonderful quote from an anonymous source: “We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” Any of us who have traveled across the globe or across the country can attest to it. It’s no … Continue reading

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What’s red hot and in style? You!

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More than 200 dreamy dateables turned out to make their mating dreams come true at the fifth annual Red Hot & In Style event at the Alpine Jaguar showroom in Ft. Lauderdale in early March. Forget reality shows like The … Continue reading

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Dance the night away

  Philadelphia has more to offer than Philly cheese steaks and the Fresh Prince; it’s also known for the innovative Koresh Dance Company and their completely original dance pieces. They’ve been captivating audiences for 25 years. Soon they’ll be thrilling … Continue reading

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The NR Group celebrates 25 years

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Reflecting their culture of fun and success, the NR Group, an organization specializing in commercial glazing, took off their work gloves and threw on their party duds to celebrate the family-run business’ 25th anniversary at the Palm Beach Gardens Marriott … Continue reading

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Pleiun Air Festival At Lighthouse ArtCenter Museum: Painting under the clouds

Plein Air Festival In Tequesta Florida March 10th - 13th

Art aficionados take heart, for a festival devoted to painting right out in the open air is here in the form of the third annual Plein Air Festival, sponsored by the Lighthouse ArtCenter Museum and School of Art in Tequesta … Continue reading

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Spring into a New You at These Local Salons

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Springtime means it’s time to ditch the old and bring in the new, so if you’re feeling frumpy – or if you’re still sporting that ‘do from the ‘90s – there’s nothing better than a visit to a salon to … Continue reading

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Mind, body, spirit

The Alliance for Eating Disorders wants “every body” to count at their fifth annual Celebrating EveryBody: A Walk for Eating Disorders on Saturday, Feb. 27 at 9 a.m. in Boca Raton. Last year’s event had more than 700 bodies all … Continue reading

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A moving experience

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More than 100 Motown fans had no trouble getting down, all the way down, at the funkiest event to rock the island of Palm Beach, À Votre Santé (‘to your health”) all to benefit FoundCare at the swanky Colony Hotel … Continue reading

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