Funeral services for former Palm Beach County Sheriff Charles A. McCutcheon have been scheduled for 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 23, with a Mass at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Boca Raton. On Friday, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., there will be visiting hours at Glick Funeral Home in Boca Raton. A burial service, with military and police honors will take place at Boca Raton Cemetery.
McCutcheon, 83, died at home on Tuesday morning, June 19. He had a long and distinguished career in law…Continue
Added by Mary Thurwachter on June 20, 2012 at 4:56pm — No Comments
The $2 million enclosed tanks at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center
have opened to the public. Visitors can look down into the tanks,
one of which is planted with mangroves. Below the deck are windows
for peering into…
Added by Deborah Hartz-Seeley on May 30, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Richard Pollock, who lives in Highland Beach with his wife,
Mary Jo, has worked for the YMCA for 38 years. He is the CEO
of the YMCA of South Palm Beach County, which includes facilities
in Boca Raton and Boynton Beach.…
Added by Deborah Hartz-Seeley on May 2, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Jay Van Vechten and Zack Rice have been making plans for the
Boca Raton Boating & Beach Bash for several months.
Mary Thurwachter/The Coastal Star…Continue
Added by Deborah Hartz-Seeley on February 29, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
The Boca Raton Historical Society is offering snippets
of pioneer Frank Chesebro’s diaries as tweets. Photos provided…
Added by Deborah Hartz-Seeley on February 29, 2012 at 11:38am — No Comments
By Steve Plunkett
County officials have put an accountant’s touch on the local match needed for grants to convert Lake Wyman spoil islands into thriving mangrove canoe trails and a manatee stopover.
“Sharpening the pencil, we can move $36,000 from local share into county share. That leaves county at $455,457 and local at $383,177,” Rob Robbins, deputy director of the county’s Environmental Resources Management Department, emailed County Commissioner…Continue
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Artist Yaacov Heller created a painting of Jackie Evancho
singing with the Boca Raton Symphonia at Festival of the Arts Boca.
The Symphonia will use the painting as a fundraiser, selling
it to a donor it hopes will license back giclée…
Added by Deborah Hartz-Seeley on August 31, 2011 at 12:00pm — No Comments
The Boca Raton Symphonia quartet offers some classical
fare for partiers at the home of Patti Carpenter.
From left: Mei Mei Luo (violin), Rob Prester (piano),
Christopher Glansdorp (cello) and Jeff Kaye…
Added by Deborah Hartz-Seeley on February 2, 2011 at 1:34pm — No Comments