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LESLIE LILLY A2 OPINION A4FLORIDA WRITERS A5PETS A6 GOLF A7BUSINESS A14REAL ESTATE A16ARTS B1 COLLECT B2 EVENTS B4-7PUZZLES B13CUISINE B15 Download our FREE App todayAvailable on the iTunes and Android App Store. PRSRT STD U.S. POSTAGE PAID FORT MYERS, FL PERMIT NO. 715 INSIDE WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017Vol. VII, No. 43  FREE Cabaret showShelley Keelor takes to Dramaworks stage. B11 X Kravis seasonThe center looks to Broadway, star power for 2017/2018. B1 X Behind the WheelThe Mercedes-Benz AMG C43 takes middle of the road. A9 X Marinelife Day offers fun, educationEach season, they return to Palm Beach Gardens in an arribada of sorts. No, were not talking about sea turtles „ were talking about the fans of sea turtles, who gather each year for Marinelife Day at The Gardens Mall. Think of it as a day when science, commerce and fun collide, all in the name of education. The free family event, set for 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 19 in the malls Grand Court, will spot-light the sea turtle and ocean conservation programs at Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach. The exhibition will feature interactive, educational programs, conversations with Loggerhead Marinelife Center scientists, a special appearance by LMCs mascot, Fletch, family-friendly games and activities, and chances to win prizes. Turtle-loving tots and their families and friends can design their own ocean reef, listen to sea turtle stories, craft seashell neck-laces and adopt a sea turtle. Loggerhead Marinelife Center also will HE ELS CENTER OF EXCELLENCE IN Jupiter welcomed its first high-school-ers Aug. 14, when 115 students on the autism spectrum took their seats in the newly constructed, 33,000-s quare-foot, game-changing facility. The Learning Academys state-of-the-art classrooms, one-on-one therapy studios and storefront-style vocational labs aim to teach those with the disorder how to maximize their potentials. For a majority of the students, theyre learning vocational skills and functional academics SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY_________________________ New hospital CEODianne Goldenberg takes the helm at Gardens Medical Center. A14 XBY AMY WOODS awoods@” Back to school T The Learning Academy opens its doors at The Learning Academy opens its doors at The Els Center of Excellence The Els Center of Excellence COURTESY PHOTOThe Els Center of Excellence is for students on the autism spectrum.The center welcomed its first high school students this month. Th t w el co me d it s fi rst high school students this month. “When you’re on a campus where everyone is an exper t in the field, there is a high “When you’re on a campus where everyone is an expert in the field, there is a high probability of the students being successful in lif e.” probability of the students being successful in life.” — Marlene Sotelo Marlene Sotelo director of programs and operations for The Els f or Autism Foundation director of programs and operations for The Els for Autism Foundation SEE SCHOOL, A8 X SEE FUN, A19 X TRACEY BENSON PHOTOGRAPHYMarinelife Day will give opportunities to learn about sea turtle rescue and research.


A2 NEWS WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 FLORIDA WEEKLY COMMENTARYI shot the sheriff Everyone remembers when candidate Donald Trump boasted he could shoot someone on Fifth Avenue and his sup-porters would shrug and vote for him anyway. It was a claim to arrogance few would dare. As it turned out, he was right. That conceit followed him into the White House. He has since put his brag to the test on multiple occasions. So far, there is little evidence his aberrant behaviors have imperiled his popularity among his hardcore supporters. Can-didate Trump, by his faux supposition of homicide, already imagined he was above the rule of law. Six months into his administration, he imagines he is the law. I thought about this when his speech at the Boy Scouts Jamboree last month went viral. He spoke campaign-style. His audience was a crowd of 40,000 young boys on the cusp of puberty and the threshold of becoming adults. He treated the occasion as if it were a political rally and his audience were old enough to vote. It was jarring to see how easily the uncorrupt spirit of thousands of adolescent boys could be sullied by Trump, in full view of their Scout mentors, protectors and parents. It happened in the blink of an eye, if only temporarily. But dont blame the Scouts. It is Trump who deserves the credit. He is a master manipulator. What hap-pened that afternoon was the induction of young people into the Trump doctri-naire. The moment deserves a place in the political Hall of Shame. The presi-dent proved yet again he can target the unsuspecting in a crowd, take aim, pull the rhetorical trigger and kill innocence without any expectation he will be pun-ished for his crime. It happens again and again. The visceral cheers erupt right on cue from the dark and hidden place surviving in the lizard brains of people you wouldnt think would succumb. But they do. The president smiles, walks away, satisfied with the damage done and he is no worse for the wear. After six months in office and firing away indiscriminately, his approval ratings among Republicans still stand at about 80 percent. Trump knows this and gloats in the power of his supporters unconditional love. It enables him free rein and to act without accountability for his moral transgressions. He is always on the prowl for new converts to the dark side, even among Boy Scouts. The presidents tactic is to go after the least common denominator in his audience. And there always is one. He has unerring accuracy on judging his mark. His ammo is a provocateurs tease. The man blows smoke better than a sideshow barker. Everyone wants to go into the tent and see the boneless baby. Adolescents are vulnerable to seduction by bad boys and bad-boy behavior. Which is why so many adults devote themselves to Scouting. Their mission is to mold, mentor and prepare young boys for the rigors of leadership and the challenges of adulthood. Scouting is aspi-rational toward a more conscientious, responsible and productive society.Ž It doesnt include merit badges for mastering the art of bullying or met-aphorically shooting someone just because you can. Thats Trumps stan-dard for meritorious conduct. He role modeled at the Jamboree what many perceived as egregiously un-Scout-like behaviors. Afterward, Boy Scouts of Americas chief executive, Michael Surbaugh, apol-ogized to Scouting families offended by the political rhetoric that was inserted into the Jamboree. It was never our intent.Ž But good intentions dont count with this president. In the weeks before the Scouts controversy, the president went gunning for Attorney General Jeff Sessions. In May, he took aim, first firing FBI Director James Comey, because of the Russian thing,Ž i.e., the FBI investigation into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia. Because Sessions acted as a campaign surrogate for candidate Trump, he recused himself from the investiga-tion. The president went bonkers. It wasnt that he thought Sessions had no choice. He thought Sessions had made the wrong choice. In his view, the rule of law that no one is above the law does not apply to him. He is the law. There is a constitutional crisis lurking behind that assertion. But know Robert Mueller, the Justice Department Special Counsel investigating the Rus-sian thingŽ is in the presidents cross-hairs, too. The president has an I shot the sheriffŽ ambition. It is sending cold chills down Americas spine. The month of July was capped off by the remarks the president made before a gathering of police officers. He casu-ally suggested police should not be too niceŽ to their suspects. He said giving suspects roughŽ treatment was OK by him. The cops applauded and laughed at the presidents dark exhortation. But no one else laughed who understands police brutality is not a joke „ most especially not the officers who put their lives on the line every day and who work hard to do the right thing, accord-ing to the rule of law. It is the way jus-tice is supposed to work in America. Q „ Lilly writes frequently on issues of politics, public policy and philanthropy. Email her at and read past blog posts on Tumblr at leslie


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A4 NEWS WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 FLORIDA WEEKLY PublisherBarbara Shafer bshafer@floridaweekly.comEditor Scott Reporters & ContributorsLeslie Lilly Roger Williams Evan Williams Janis Fontaine Larry Bush Jan Norris Mary Thurwachter Amy Woods Steven J. Smith Sallie James Gail V. 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One-year mailed subscriptions: $31.95 in-county$52.95 in-state $59.95 out-of-state ption s: ailed subscription .95 in-county $52.95 5 st ta in5 70 647 647 .6 4.6 .64 04 04 b he we e web th y y. ekl ekly ee ee o o cri cri sc b ptions: y y nty nty te te a at ate tate -st -sta OPINIONA little each week, or two My pickup was red, not green like the 1957 Dodge Power Wagon with a 90 horsepower, 230 cubic centimeter, flathead six-cylinder engine my Colo-rado ranching uncles still owned, the only truck I ever admired. Instead, mine was made by International Harvester in 1959. It ha d six cylinders too, upward of 150,000 miles on the odometer, and somewhere in the vicinity of 120 horsepower, giving it a capacity for speed that produced a blazing 61 mph if you had a slightly downward slope and a few days to get there. Running it above 50 even on a gentle incline was almost impossible. This was 1972 in Douglas County, Kansas, where the rolling hills of the eastern prairie vaguely resemble the Lake Wales ridge country in Central Florida. My girlfriend, Eva, had decided to go into natural living with me. So we bought the truck for $200 from an old farmer. Then we found another old farmer who would let us garden in his rambling cor-rals, plotting out 120 feet by 50 inch soil enriched from decades of cow manure. We grew potatoes, onions, carrots, toma-toes, corn, pole beans, peas, spinach, let-tuce, squash, peppers and a few water-melons „ the whole shebang. That farmer, Burt Wilson, was a Cherokee Indian adopted about 1905 from a Kansas orphanage by the postmaster of Lawrence, whose name happened to be Roger Williams. Thats all it took.The coincidence of names got us a carte blanche opportunity to work one of the tidiest farms in eastern Kansas, neatly tucked into 450 acres of Wakarusa River bottomland. We grew hundreds of pounds of produce, never anticipating either the size of the harvests or the hard work it would take while we were going to college about 10 miles to the north, in Lawrence. Our friends, though, appreciated the food. So did we. And we loved those soft summer evenings in the fields: The cacophonous cricket symphonies per-formed spontaneously from stands of black oaks. The air above the valley floor settling sweet with the whispered prom-ise of days-end cool. Fireflies sparking above the garden and across the road into the trees, while dusk slipped away west into night and Colorado. We never considered that all of it, for us, depended on that old pickup. And we never considered that the old pickup depended on roads built for its use; on the full-service gas stations that pocked the American countryside then; on oil wells stretched back from Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and the Americas into North Africa; on ships that transported the oil, on ports where it was offloaded and moved out, on the refineries that pre-pared the oil, and finally on the railroads, highways and transports that carried gas-oline to the service stations. All of which created an elaborate system of economics „ of international dependencies „ neither of us would ever have been able to explain. We were a little too proud of ourselves in those days for living simply and (as we viewed it) self-sufficiently. In truth, we werent. The truck had a covered back so you could either sleep in it or haul tools and vegetables without getting wet, both of which we did. In addition, it got as much as 18 or 20 miles per gallon when gasoline was running 31 cents or so at the pumps. Thats important. Volkswagens produced in the late 1950s and 60s could get up to 50 miles per gallon, sometimes, but they were almost the only foreign-made cars you saw on the road. American-made cars and trucks did a nice unapologetic eight, 10 or 12 mpg, for the most part. Unbeknownst to Eva and me (we thought we were rugged individualists), wed embarked on typical 20th century American lives. Our century, the 20th, was distinguished not just by world wars and social change, but by the sounds of internal combustion engines and the sight of pole-strung wires connecting every town and almost every home in the Unit-ed States and western Europe. We used resources (in this case fossil fuels) like there was no tomorrow. So did everybody else we knew. That fact to me „ that reality „ suggests the ultimate dependency, one far exceeding the dependencies of a mere international economy. Why? Because were still doing it now and now all of us know what were doing. Now, weve become a conscious and willing part of a rising tsunami of resource exploitation by humans. Our human tsunami is distinct from the Earths cycles of change in geology, geography, weather and biology that have unfolded since the planet was created four billion years ago. But this tsunami doesnt exist in a vacuum, by itself. In fact, its an accelerant. So the more we drive, or the less we drive electric or gas-saving vehicles, the more we have to accept blame for the horrific consequences our children will inherit. What can we do? The answer is, a little each day. And thats not hard. Plan to drive a little less: Make one shopping trip instead of two or three in a week. Buy locally produced foods that dont have to be shipped great dis-tances, requiring heavy participation in the tsunami. And plan to vote. Vote for the candidates who take the tsunami seriously and look for ways to hobble it, to slow it, to break it up and inhibit it. One other thing, too: recycle, like my cousin, Mike. I no longer have my old IH pickup. But Mike still has and operates the Dodge Power Wagon, now 60 years old this fall. He drives it just a little each day. Or week, or two. Q The ‘anti-diversity screed’ that wasn’t The first thing to know about the instantly infamous anti-diversity screedŽ written by a Google software engineer is that it isnt anti-diversity or a screed. The loaded description, widely used in the press and on social media, is symptomatic of the pearl-clutching over the memo, which questions the premises and effectiveness of Googles diversity policies. The document was meant „ before getting splashed on the internet „ as an internal conversation-starter. The author posits that innate differences between the sexes may account for the disparity between men and women in the male-dominated world of high-tech. He states repeatedly that he believes in diversity, and theres no reason to doubt his self-description as a classi-cal liberal. His exclamation-point-free memo is hardly a rant. He expresses the hope that open and honest discussion with those who disagree can highlight our blind spots and help us grow.Ž How naive. The witless and inflamed reaction to his document instead under-lines his point about a politically cor-rect monoculture that maintains its hold by shaming dissenters into silence.Ž It is one thing to disagree with the memo; it is another thing to believe the views therein should be forbidden. For-mer Google engineer Yonatan Zunger says that if it were up to him, the author would be summarily fired and escorted from the building immediately by secu-rity (you cant take a chance with such a danger). Entrepreneur Elissa Shevinsky believes that the memo could run afoul of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act „ i.e., it might be illegal. Googles diversity officer, Danielle Brown, didnt quite go that far. She offered a pro forma assurance that dif-ferent views are welcome at Google. Nevertheless, she stipulated the opinions of the author are incorrectŽ and added, ominously, that any discussion needs to be in accord with our Code of Conduct, policies, and anti-discrimination laws.Ž Her case would have been much stronger if she had reb utted an y of the authors statements about sex differ-ences „ assuming that she could. Sex differences are value-neutral. As the publication Stanford Medicine notes: Women excel in several measures of verbal ability „ pretty much all of them, except for verbal analogies.Ž On the other hand, men have superior visuospatial skills.Ž Which is better? It depends on whos asking, and why. Women tend to be better with people, men with things. Is either of those supe-rior? Women tend to put more emphasis on family, men on their status. Does that speak better of women or men? As the Google author cautions, Many of these differences are small and theres significant overlap between men and women, so you cant say anything about an individual given these population level distributions.Ž In light of these differences, though, it is foolhardy to expect 50/50 gender par-ity in professional life, and otherworldly to believe such differences dont have a role in the predominance of men in, say, software engineering. Obviously, the field should be open to women, and Neanderthal behavior in the workplace should be stamped out. But a company that believes implicit bias accounts for gender imbalances must be allergic to certain inconvenient facts. The Google author raised them, and paid the price. Q „ Rich Lowry is editor of the National Review. rich LOWRYSpecial to Florida Weekly roger


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He does so by choosing unusual and challenging top-ics, setting them into contexts rich in detail and present-ing them in a prose style that is clear, vivid and unclut-tered by academic jargon. Mr. Watson makes historical events shine as if they were todays news. His latest book is a piece of fine storytelling. Readers will care about what happened on HMS Jersey, the major British prison ship during the American Revolution. As he must, the author attaches his relatively narrow topic to a few larger concentric circles: prison ships in gen-eral; overcrowded British prisons in the colonies and insufficient buildings to repurpose; and the overall Revolution-ary War. The books spatial focus is New York, particularly Brooklyn water-ways, and New England. The chapters are enticingly compact and action-filled, each opening with a quotation from Philip Freneaus 1781 poem, The British Prison-Ship.Ž Even though its not about the HMS Jersey, the poem still gives a powerful con-temporary insight into the horrors of prison ships. The early chapters provide a detailed overview of the dismal situation for the colonial rebels in the early period of the war. Even under the estimable General Washington, retreat often was the order of the day. Overwhelmed by the much larger British fleet and its professional sailors, colonial forces, even when supplemented by privateers, were not making much headway. The hows and whys of the turnabout become clear as the narrative proceeds, but once the focus is on the prison situation and the bright idea of prison boats, Mr. Watsons voluminous research on this generally unknown element takes over. The Jersey is at once the most extreme example of prisoner conditions and the iconic one. Its hard to imagine that over several years 11,500 prisoners died on that ship alone (around a dozen every day by 1783) „ more than on all the others put together. Simply put, conditions went from abominable to worse. Food to sustain the incarcerated population was not sufficient and was most often dangerous to consume. You could die without it or die from eating it. Fresh water was a rare commodity. Sanitary conditions? There werent any. Medical treatment? Uh-uh. People were crushed together in their disintegrating garments. Disease was rampant. No sympathy was shown to the prisoners, and they were not granted the protec-tions of the laws of war. Though this book allows readers to meet a great many prominent historical characters, many of the lesser known or totally obscure individuals are just as interesting. Among these are the five young men whose recorded expe-riences as Jersey prisoners allow the author to bring the conditions and cruelties of the Jersey fully to life. Each of the five lived to write about his war experiences, and especially their ordeal on the prison ship. Mr. Watsons judicious selections of the mens own words and his summaries of other pas-sages in their writings enliven his study enormously. Astonishingly, several of these young men were barely men at all. At least two of the five had just entered their early teens when they went off to war as patriot-adventurers. Not long after the war ended, the few viable prison ships were turned to other purposes, while the worst of the wrecks were either scavenged or sim-ply abandoned. The latter was the fate of the Jersey, with the hundreds and thousands of corpses on and around the ship reduced to piles of bones that were eventually recovered. Their final disposition became a matter of political controversy and indecision for decades. This sobering book reminds us that no one can overestimate the human capacity for cruelty or underestimate the capacity for perseverance and courage. About the author Robert P. Watson, Ph.D., has published more than three dozen non-fiction books, two encyclopedia sets, three novels and hundreds of scholarly journal articles, book chapters and ref-erence essays on topics in politics and history. A frequent media commenta-tor, he has been interviewed by outlets throughout the United States and inter-nationally and serves as the political analyst for WPTV5 (NBC) in West Palm Beach. For many years he was also a Sunday columnist with the SunSentinel newspaper in South Florida. His The Nazi TitanicŽ was reviewed last year in these pages. Mr. Watson lives in Boca Raton. Q „ Phil Jason, Ph.D., United States Naval Academy professor emeritus of English, is a poet, critic and freelance writer with 20 books to his credit, including several studies of war literature and a creative writing text. phil WATSON


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Its easy to think that a young pet and an old one will get along and that the young one will even rejuve-nate a senior, but sometimes expectations and reality clash. Senior cats faced with a rambunctious kitten may be grumpy or even aggressive, and youngsters can become fearful or learn bad habits when their overtures are forcefully rejected. Heres what to know to help ensure a happy, respectful relationship. First, think twice before getting a kitten at all. Introducing a young cat to senior cat household can be a bigger problem for cats than introducing a young dog to a senior dog household, says Mar-sha Reich, DVM, a veterinary behavior specialist who lectured at the American Veterinary Medical Association confer-ence in Indianapolis last month. Thats because cats in general dont welcome the addition of other cats to their envi-ronment. A senior cat who doesnt want to interact with a kitten may begin by simply walking away, but that doesnt always work. Some young cats want to play with the senior cat no matter what,Ž Dr. Reich says. These are the me, me, me kitties. In some cases, the younger cat stalks the senior cat with what seems like play but is really aggression, ending with the senior cat aggressively defending him-self from the younger one or fleeing the younger one and being chased. If the senior cat doesnt think its play, its not play.Ž This can lead the older cat to engage in more active behaviors to avoid inter-action. Hissing, growling, swatting and chasing are all signs that a cat has had enough of anothers behavior. It can be difficult (and sometimes painful) to interrupt and redirect a cat who is behaving aggressively. With cats, managing the environment is often the best way to reduce conflict. Give the younger cat something to entertain him, such as interactive toys or a bird feeder that he can watch from a window. Spend more time playing with him so he has less time and desire to annoy your old cat. When you cant be there to supervise, keep the cats separated. If your older cat is sedentary, confine him to a comfort-able room with everything he needs: food, water, a litter box and a comfy place to nap. Place resources such as food and water bowls and litter boxes in separate areas. Neither cat should be able to guard those items and prevent the other from using them. Sometimes owners are surprised that theres a problem because the cats seemed to get along at first, Dr. Reich says. Often, thats because the kitten was recovering from a respiratory infection or some other kittenhood illness so his behavior was muted until he was feeling better. Finally, consider whether your senior cat is grouchy because hes in pain. Degenerative joint disease is seen in 90 percent of cats older than 12 years. Other conditions that may cause pain include lower urinary tract infections, dental disease, kidney disease and endo-crine disorders such as diabetes. Loss of vision and hearing can also contribute to spats between cats because the older one doesnt see or hear cues from the young-er pet. Take your cat in for a checkup to rule out potential health problems and get them treated if necessary. Your vet-erinarian has more options for managing pain in cats than in the past. Q Pets of the Week>> Pepper is a 9-yearold, 11-pound female mixed breed dog that does not see very well. She’s part of the Fospice program — all routine medical care, food, medication and other supplies will be provided by Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, free of charge.>> Dakota is a 7-yearold female cat that is shy at rst, but warms up quickly to her humans.To adopt or foster a petThe Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, Humane Society of the Palm Beaches is at 3100/3200 Military Trail in West Palm Beach. Adoptable pets and other information can be seen at For adoption information, call 686-6656. >> Dollywood almost 10, is a long-haired female cat that likes to be petted and brushed. >> Little Pepper is a sandy-colored female tabby, about 5 years old. She’s very gentle and gets along with everyone. To adopt or foster a catAdopt A Cat is a free-roaming cat rescue facility at 1125 Old Dixie Highway, Lake Park. The shelter is open to the public by appointment (call 848-4911, Option 3). For additional information, and photos of other adoptable cats, see, or on Facebook, Adopt A Cat Foundation. For adoption information, call 848-4911, Option 3. Q After they are 18 months old, cats that haven’t been raised together may not get along when they are introduced.


An organization that provides veterans with the opportunity to learn golf as a form of therapy that also enhances their assimilation back into civilian life has received a $40,000 boost from an event at the Lost Tree Club in North Palm Beach. The group is called PGA HOPE (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) and this year more than 200 veterans will go through a six-week golf instruction pro-gram administered by the South Florida PGA Foundation and local PGA profes-sionals. The program at Lost Tree opened with the presentation of colors by the Palm Beach Gardens High School Junior ROTC On the course were two veterans who have participated in previ-ous PGA HOPE efforts. They provided each contestant with a special challenge coin and shared their stories about how the program has changed their lives. This was such an amazing day and I am humbled to have the opportunity to go through the PGA HOPE program,Ž said one veteran, who asked to remain anonymous. It has gotten me through some very hard times over the past year and I am extremely grateful.Ž Partners supporting the SFPGA initiative included Delta G Ventures Raymond James Jupiter Medical Center Roccos Tacos JetSmarter Titos and Titleist .More SFPGA: Teams from Medalist GC Hobe Sound, and Ocean Reef Club Key Largo, were the winners on separate Hobe Sound courses in the seventh annual Charity Pro-Am which raised more than $30,000 for the South Florida PGA Foundation Medalist, led by Cary Sciorra won at McArthur GC Michael Leone paced Ocean Reef to the top at nearby Loblolly Pine GC Habitat for Humanity is among charities supported by the SFPGA Founda-tion. Lee Rinker of Jupiter won the Senior Open at Jonathans Landing GC at Old Trail with 135. That was two better than Rick Gomes and Trevor Dobbs Sharing low amateur honors at 148 were John Wegmann Southwest Ranches, and Paul Toliuszis Miami Beach. Pro age group winners were John Calabria Naples, 60-69, 140; Steve Benson Palm City, 70-74, 141; and Roger Kennedy Sr. Stuart, 75-older, 145. Andrew Filbert of Naples won the Fort Lauderdale Open beating Alan Morin Royal Palm Beach, 65-69, at Parkland CC The second round was rained out. David Alpeter of Boca Raton, and Rinker shared senior honors with 70s. Kevin Murphy and Patrick Rada of McArthur GC, Hobe Sound, won the 20th annual Pro-Assistant Championship at Imperial GC Naples. It was the first SFPGA win for each of them. Beat-en out in the playoff and tied for sec-ond were Brian Peaper and Michael Kostelnik Lost Tree Club, North Palm Beach, with Trey Sones III and Jeremy Wells Alico Family Golf Center Fort Myers. They had matched 27-hole better ball scores of 11 under par 97. Two days later in the 10th annual Senior-Super Seniors at Harbour Ridge Y&CC Palm City, the winners were Rick Gomes Trump National Jupiter, and F red Har kness Jupiter, retired head pro at Jonathans Landing GC. Playing four-ball stroke play on the front and a scramble on the back, Gomes and Harkness posted 62, one better than the 63 by Dennis Meyer Estero, and Jim Jewell Naples. Brett McCurdy Breakers Rees Jones and Morin shot a pair of better ball 63s to win the 36th annual Pro-Pro at the Naples Beach Hotel & GC by one, 126 to 127, over the Naples team of Daniel Heaslip and Justin Bertsch (63-64). It was the second win in three years for McCurdy and Morin. Southeast Chapter pros „ those are our guys, from Boca Raton to Vero Beach „ won the annual Nelson Cup matches at Verandah GC Fort Myers, edging the host Southwest Chapter 67 to 66, with the Southern Chapter third, 29 points, following two days of two-somes and individual match play. After 23 years, SW (Fort Myers-Naples) leads SE 11-9. Southern (Broward and Miami-Dade) has won only three times.More SEC:Chris Stanko head professional at the Banyan Golf Club of Palm Beach, earned his first Southeast Chapter title when he won the seventh annual Boca Classic on the Fazio course at St. Andrews CC Stanko beat Alan Morin with a bogey on the sixth extra hole after they tied at three under par 69. By comparison, Morin, an assistant at The Falls CC Lake Worth, was looking for his 30th SEC victoryƒ Kevin Morris Palm Beach Gardens, won the senior division, 73 to 76 over Steve Benson Palm City. It was the second chapter win this season for Morris, who teamed with Colin Amaral to take the Par 3 ProPro at Palm Beach Par 3 GC Q FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 A7 A Cn H 605 South Olive Avenue • West Palm Beach, FL 33401 (561) 655-3109 • www.andersonshardware.comAVAILABLE THROUGH “Positano Meets Palm Beach” CLOTHING BOUTIQUE FOR WOMEN, CHILDREN & MEN 3 U.S. LOCATIONS NOW OPEN DOWNTOWN AT THE GARDENS-BLF7JDUPSJB(BSEFOT"WFt (1st oor beneath Cobb Cinemas),&:8&45t%67"-45t NAPLES .&3$"504USBEB1MBDFt(Next to The Wine Loft) COMING SOON: DELRAY // SARASOTA // MIAMI @anticasartoriaamerica larry ON THE LINKSPGA HOPE helps vets assimilate through golfing Every year since 1949, the Florida Artists Group has held a symposium and member exhibition in a different Florida city. The statewide organization of pro-fessional artists seeks to promote the highest standards of creative art. This years Florida Artists Group Exhibition will be held through Sept. 23 at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, 601 Lake Ave., Lake Worth. The exhibit features the work of nine artists from Palm Beach County: Sami Davidson, Carol Grillo, Cecily Hangen, Joan Lustig, Lynn Morgan, Nadine Mey-ers Saitlin, Karen H. Salup, Carol Staub and Lorrie Williamson. To learn more, call 561-471-2901 or visit Q Florida Artists Group exhibition comes to Palm Beach County


A8 NEWS WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 FLORIDA WEEKLYso that when they graduate, they have a greater opportunity of living on their own and finding jobs,Ž said Marlene Sotelo, director of programs and operations for The Els for Autism Foundation, the non-profit owner of the Palm Beach County public charter school. The vocational labs replicate four workplace settings „ a computer-repair store, a restaurant, a retailer and a supermarket. Students will learn how to fix PCs, set tables, hang clothes and stock shelves, among other tasks. Functional academics in math, reading and writing will enable students to count change, follow a recipe and fill out an application. A Sensory Arts Garden and Pavilion will debut Sept. 25, serving as a fifth vocational lab for training in the horticultural arts. The reason we need a center such as ours is because we need specialized instruction for these kids to become inde-pendent and productive,Ž Ms. Sotelo said. The Learning Academy students, ages 14 and older, join the 3to 13-year-olds at The Learning Center, which opened in 2015. Enrollment at the sprawling, 26-acre campus is 250. A total of 130 teachers and therapists certified in exceptional educa-tion, who either have completed or are working toward completing their autism endorsement, aim to carry out the mission of founders Ernie and Liezl Els. When youre on a campus where everyone is an expert in the field, there is a high probability of the students being successful in life,Ž Ms. Sotelo said. Mr. Els, a PGA Tour golfer and Jupiter resident, established the foundation in 2009 with his wife, Liezl, shortly after their son, Ben, was diagnosed. Their goal is to give other autistic children locally, nation-ally and globally the resources and tools they need to prosper. Everyone wants to have a productive life, and everyone wants to be a produc-tive citizen,Ž Ms. Sotelo said. To think that someone with autism wants to sit around and play with their iPad all day, they will if you let them, but given the right environ-ment with the right support, they can be successful.Ž The centers inaugural Global Impact Conference in April drove home that mes-sage during a two-day event that featured eight keynote speakers from Canada to California to Cape Town. Titled The State of the Science,Ž it offered perspectives on the fundamentals of autism, the challenges of diagnoses and the importance of treat-ment studies to caregivers, educators and especially parents. At the end of the day, its the family thats going to be the game-changer,Ž Ms. Sotelo said. That was a real big point that was made by several of the speakers.Ž Marvin Shanken, chairman of the foundation, proposed the idea for a conference after seeing the success of the lower school and the impact it has had on improving young lives. What weve created is important to us, but long-term, building an awareness as a leading center for autism takes ingenuity, so I thought, A conference,Ž Mr. Shanken said. What a great way to begin the pro-cess of creating a reputation.Ž The foundation plans to have a second conference next year and also is in seri-ous discussionsŽ to partner with a yet-to-be-named organization to pursue research in the field, he said. We have so much more to accomplish,Ž Mr. Shanken said. Its self-evident that were very proud.Ž The final phase of the capital campaign includes an aquatic center and an athletic track, a cafeteria and a gymnasium and a place to house adult services. Its really more than a dream „ its a fantasy,Ž Mr. Shanken said. When I walk down the halls and see these kids, it makes me melt. Through lots of persistence and generosity, we were able to build this cen-ter to help them.Ž Ben, 14, transitioned to the upper school this year. He has his buddies, and some of them will be moving to the upper school with him, so hes excited to return and see his friends,Ž Mr. Els said. While it will be an adjustment, we know hell flourish as much as he did at the lower school.Ž One out of 68 children in the United States has autism, more than AIDS, diabe-tes and pediatric cancer combined, accord-ing to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The strain and stress of a diagnosis can hit a family hard. For a long time, you are trying to figure out, What just happened to my life?Ž Mr. Els said. You feel sorry for yourself and for your kid and for your family. But soon enough, you learn to embrace the awesome qualities of your child and his friends. One of the misconceptions about people with autism is that they are not affec-tionate and dont really have a sense of humor,Ž he continued. Our Ben loves hugs and is one of the funniest people we know.Ž While the South Africa native nicknamed The Big EasyŽ values his familys privacy, he realizes his presence in the public eye gives him the ability to raise funds that further the cause of preventing „ and possibly curing „ autism. It is something that we both feel very passionate about,Ž Mr. Els said. Our dream is to continue the groundbreaking work that we started two years ago. Every day at the center, we celebrate the amazing contributions of children and adults with autism, and we want to share their success with the rest of the world.Ž Q SCHOOLFrom page 1 COURTESY PHOTOSThe front of The Els Center of Excellence.COURTESY PHOTOSErnie Els tees up for the Els for Autism Pro Am at Old Palm Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens. Speech therapists work with students to help improve verbal skills. An auditorium will offer space for perfor-mances to engage the community at large. Students at The Els Center of Excellence can develop motor skills through art therapy.


FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 NEWS A9 From fevers to fun,we know kids Walk-in Urgent Care for Kids Available 7 Days a Week | 11 a.m. 10 p.m. It’s free! Download our more information, including hours, please: visit us on: BEHIND THE WHEELMercedes AMG C43 is the new ultimate middleman Somewhere between fantasy and cold hard reality is the Mercedes-Benz AMG C43 Coupe. Priced at $56,495, it repre-sents a midpoint „ about $12K less can purchase a base C-Class coupe, and $12K more will provide the ultimate turbo V8 versions. And while compromise isnt always the best answer, in this case, bal-ance is the greatest virtue. AMG is the performance arm of Mercedes, and to have its name on the car means some added aggression in the appearance. But the C-Class coupe is already a nice design with plenty of sleek sports car lines and flared fenders. The AMG treatment here is about subtle intimidation by altering the front and rear fascias as well as blacking out the side trim. The 43Ž line of cars has been re-introduced as a new beginning step in the AMG hierarchy. While these cars do get treated to a more assertive appearance, they miss out on some of the signature elements the ultimate high-performance Mercedes cars receive. For example, the hotter AMG C63 gets a broader make-over with more new body panels, but it also loses the snazzy starry-night style grille that only comes on the C300 and our C43. So the full upgrade is not always desirable. But as debatable as exterior styling can be, buying a Mercedes „ at any price level „ comes with the expectation of a premium interior. The C43 is no excep-tion. This car nicely mixes a sporty and luxurious nature with a wraparound inte-rior. The high center tunnel is the perfect height for a driver to rest the right elbow while gripping the flat-bottom sports steering wheel. Buying the tweener also means getting a few options as standard. The C43 already receives the first rung of the C-Class three-tier premium packaging level. It includes a premium audio sys-tem, rear view camera, keyless entry/ignition, and blind spot monitoring. And the panoramic sunroof is always a nifty feature to show off. Plus, it receives the power adjusting memory seats. The MB-Tex with Dinami-ca inserts are not real leather and suede, but it takes looking at the window sticker to realize this. Also, adding to the pre-mium presentation is the standard AMG interior that goes for a performance vibe by contrasting the black materials with red seat belts and red stitching on every surface. But the real upgrade to justify the price is under the hood. The 3.0-liter bi-turbo motor produces 362 horsepower „ rated squarely in-between the V6 and V8 of the Lexus RC series. This motor barks to life with a nice performance growl at startup, but settles into a nice everyday pattern for the city streets. The coupe feels luxurious, confident and solid, just like a normal C-Class Once there is an open stretch of road, the AMG animal takes over again. With a quick prod to the accelerator, theres an instant bark from the exhaust and a solid hit of power. The turbos work-ing in sequence (one for each bank of the V6) have no lag and the utility of the nine-speed automatic transmission keeps them in the optimal RPM range. Life begins to move in the fast-forward kind of sequence felt when an engine is even more eager than the driver to release the full power. The C43s standard all-wheel drive means that while this has seat-pinning power, theres also a constant underlying feeling of control „ even when speed approaches triple-digits. And a car that adapts to be confident no matter if its 30 mph or 100 mph shows a true investment in engineering. Its hard to say the C63 wouldnt be able to achieve the same all-around com-posure with its 469 hp 4.0-liter bi-turbo. But that car starts at $68K and has a hotter 503 hp S version for $76K. Those price points open up a much wider world of performance coupes and hardtop con-vertibles.Instead, the C43 cracks the seal of the high-performance AMG without breaking the bank. The price isnt cheap; it doesnt feel cheap; and it might just be the best way for your enthusiasts heart and practi-cal brain to find a compromise. Q myles






FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 A13 Saturday, August 26th 1810 S. Dixie Hwy, West Palm Beach 561.249.6000 (On the East Side, 5 Blocks South of Norton Museum) Before Joan Rivers or Roseanne, there was Belle Barth ...Queen of the Borscht Belt Her records … the albums your parents listened to with their friends…after you were sent to bed! “If I embarrass you...tell your friends!” | 855-448-7469Groups 10+: 407-688-1951 CONTAINS MATURE CONTENT Raunchy MusicalLittleBelle Ba rt h is Ba c k! OPENS OCTOBER 6 Early Bird Ticket Special thru August 31, $ave $5 with code EARLY Raunchy Little Musical is an evening with this pioneer of edgy comedy with poignant moments of her life and loves. Sara DelBeato belts "the ditties of the titties!" Palm Beach Gardens hosts ’80s entertainment Aug. 18 In celebration of the last of its summer movie series, the city of Palm Beach Gardens is hosting Flashback to the 80sŽ starting at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, at Veterans Plaza Amphithe-ater, 10500 N. Military Trail. This Gardens Movie Nights & Food Truck BitesŽ presentation features the adventure comedy The Goonies.Ž The evening starts with offerings from food trucks and continues with the free movie at 8:15 p.m. In case of rain, the event will be held at the Burns Road Recreation Center, 4404 Burns Road.Limited seating is available. Guest are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets. For more information, call 561-630-1100 or visit Q Call to artists: ArtiGras accepting online applications The Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce is accepting artists applica-tions at for the upcom-ing Feb. 17-19 ArtiGras Fine Arts Festi-val in Jupiter. ArtiGras, entering its 33rd year, is considered to be the top fine art festival in the Palm Beaches, and is ranked as one of the top 50 art shows in the United States. The three-day event showcases a juried exhibi-tion of 300 fine artists from across the coun-try and features interactive art exhibits, activities for children, live music and art demonstrations. Artists applications are being accepted for jury selection in the categories of ceramics; digital art; drawing and printmaking; wearable and nonwearable fiber art; glass; jewelry; metal; mixed media; painting; photography; sculp-ture; and wood. The event also offers an Emerging Artist category for artists who have never exhibited in a show and reside in the Palm Beach County area. Selected artists receive mentoring, professional booth photos, complimentary tent rental and a profile in the ArtiGras pro-gram. To submit artwork online, visit The deadline is Monday, Sept. 11. ArtiGras is produced by the Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce and is presented by Palm Beach Gar-dens Medical Center. For more information, email, call 561-748-3942 or visit Q University Women announce meeting schedule at library The Northern Palm Beach County Branch of American Association of Uni-versity Women meets monthly at 6:30 p.m. from September to April at the North Palm Beach Library, 303 Anchor-age Drive, North Palm Beach. AAUWs purpose is to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. The 2017-18 program schedule follows: Q Salad and dessert meeting: Getting to Know YouŽMonday, Sept. 18 Q Happy hour party Sa-lute Market Saturday, Oct. 7 Q Legal Matters for WomenŽ Speaker: Diane Karlik Lynch, Esq.Treasurer, Charitable Foundation, Inc. NPBC AAUW Monday, Oct. 16 Q Paella and sangria fundraiser partySaturday, Nov. 11 Q Trek FloridaŽ Speaker: Sue Slone, camp directorMonday, Nov. 20 Q Annual holiday party Monday, Dec. 11 Q Its All About BalanceŽ Speakers: Holly Whitford and Samantha Meyers, physical therapists at Saylor Physical Therapy Monday, Jan. 8 Q Annual benefit luncheon Saturday, Feb. 10 Q Imperiled Species in South FloridaŽSpeaker: Natasha Warraich, regional biologist and wildlife photographer Florida Fish and Conservation Commission Q Wine tasting party for new membersCoopers HawkSaturday, April 7 Q Women Modernists in New YorkŽSpeaker: Ellen Roberts, curator of American art Norton Museum of ArtMonday, April 16 Q Dinner club Derby party Saturday, May 5 To learn more about AAUW, visit Q


Its Local.Its Entertaining.Its Mobile. Its FREE! Search Florida Weekly in the iTunes App Store today. Visit us online at ekly. Got Download?The iPad App Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center welcomes new CEO BY MARY THURWACHTERmthurwachter@” oridaweekly.comDianne Goldenberg seemed destined for a career in the healthcare field. She always looked up to her mother, a nurse and even chose to be a nurse when it came to picking Halloween costumes as a child.She not only became a nurse, but rose to become a chief nursing officer. But she went way beyond that position. Today, Mrs. Goldenberg is the new chief executive officer at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center, where she is responsible for hospital operations, executive planning and medical services of the 199-bed acute care hospital. She began working there in June. While she enjoyed her work as a nurse, eventually, she wanted more. What propelled her to go up the ladder, she said, was to have the ability to help more people.Ž As a nurse and chief nursing officer, I saw the opportunity to have a broader influence on healthcare, not only within the hospital, but within the community, within the system,Ž she said. I never dreamed Id be a CEO when I went into nursing, but its something that evolved over time. Fortu-nately, I have been able to serve a variety of people and communities and patients and work with great physicians and clinicians.ŽHer career as a healthcare executive spans more than 35 years and she has been in a CEO role for more than 10 years. Most recently, she was the CEO of a hospital in Miami-Dade County with a Level II trauma center. Among other CEO positions, she was the CEO of one of the former Tenet hospitals in Broward County. Her focus has been on new program development and growth. I have a lot of experience, but I always want to be open to learning new ways of doing things,Ž she said. I want to always keep an open mind and stay young at heart.Ž Mrs. Goldenberg said she enjoys bringing new technology, services and care models to the hospital. That helps us take better care of patients and the community,Ž she said. We recently brought in a new 256-slice CT scanner. While expensive, that tech-nology is game changing for patients and the hospitals ability to diagnose and treat. The first of its kind in northern Palm Beach County, this advanced imag-ing technology offers faster, more effi-cient exams, low dosage and detailed, high-quality images. In our structural heart program, we offer very complex procedures to care for patients with different problems with their heart,Ž she said. If we bring in a new cutting edge piece of equip-ment, the physician and the team can use that to provide better o utcomes.Ž And providing better incomes is key, she said. When people look to where they want to live, they look for a couple of BUSINESS PALM BEACH FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 A14 | WWW.FLORIDAWEEKLY.COM SEE MEDICAL, A18 XGoldenberg


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NEW LISTING/ EVERGRENE SOLD COMING SOON IN A GATED SOUGHT AFTER WEST PALM BEACH COMMUNITY. ONE STORY, 4 BEDROOM POOL HOME ON BREATHTAKING LOT UNDER $400,000. CALL DAWN AT 561-876-8135 FOR DETAILS. MONEY & INVESTING Car rental company stock prices crushed by app-driven services, high debtProbably the greatest aspect of financial markets „ and the most frustrating from an investors perspective „ is that they are efficient. When a company is doing well, its stock goes higher. When it is struggling, its stock price immedi-ately reflects that. This is problematic for investors because they want to buy great companies at a low price and sell their struggling investments at a higher price. So why would an investor buy a stock when it looks like everything that could go wrong has gone wrong and the future looks even worse? This is the dilemma facing potential investors in the publicly trading car rental companies in the U.S. What headwinds is this sector facing and should investors add these stocks to their portfolios? The first problem facing the car rental companies is that more and more of their business is being taken away by companies like Uber and Lyft. Custom-ers flying into a city are choosing not to take the time to take a shuttle to a rental counter, fill out stacks of paperwork and then choose a car. Instead, they are enjoying the convenience of tapping on their phone and being on their way as soon as they pick up their bags. This has depressed revenues and the demand for rental cars across the country. The second related problem is the size of their fleet of cars. Because the companies did not anticipate the drop in car demand, many of the largest corpora-tions ordered a record number of new vehicles over the past few years. At first, these companies tried selling the excess vehicles to right sizeŽ their inventory. But so many cars being sold at the same time depressed the value of these vehicles. The corporations had a hard choice. Either sell the cars at steep losses or lower prices to drive demand for the cars. Many attempted a mix of both of these solutions, which cut revenue and profitability. Despite these thorny problems for car rental companies, their biggest potential problem is in the future. Autonomous cars will be hitting the roads and will be commonplace in the next decade. Will anyone need a rental car if he can just hire an inexpensive robotic taxi to take him wherever he needs to go? Will people even driveŽ cars in 30 years, or will we all be chauffeured everywhere by our cars? Companies like Hertz and Avis are being crushed in the markets. Hertz trad-ed at over $450 a share in 2014 and now is under $40. Frankly, it surprises me that it trades even this high. Hertz has lost money for three straight quarters and the bloodletting shows no signs of abating. But there is always hope. Some analysts believe the companies will manage self-driving fleets for the companies that produce self-driving cars like Apple or Google. But that would mean a complete transformation of a very old school busi-ness model. And these corporations will have to do this while servicing massive amounts of high yield debt taken on to fund mas-sive fleets of underutilized cars. Doesnt sound like a successful winning formula to me. Q „ Eric Bretan, the co-owner of Ricks Estate & Jewelry Buyers in Punta Gorda, was a senior derivatives marketer and investment banker for more than 15 years at several global banks. eric


A18 WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 FLORIDA WEEKLY Jupiter engineer creates bottle warmer for families on the go They say necessity is the mother of invention. That was certainly the case when Eric and Elyse Schwartz brought twins into the world. The Jupi-ter residents „ he holds the title of lead manager for inno-vation at FPL „ are a couple on the go, and sought the most efficient solutions to caring for their twins. Mr. Schwartz thought exist-ing bottle warmers lacked efficiency, so the engineer took on an innovation project of his own. After almost five years of trial and error, Mr. Schwartz created the patented Liquid LittleWunz Bottle Warmer featuring an efficient heat transfer system.His invention came just in the nick of time, too, as the Schwartz family has expanded with the arrival of a baby boy. Mr. Schwartz intends to create additional products for parents who lead active lifestyles.Liquid LittleWunz uses straps to firmly tighten around any sized bottle. When a metal disc is pressed, a liquid solution travels through the bottle, heat-ing it faster and warmer than older methods. It is reusable by boiling it in water. Our twin boys are now 5 years old and we have a new infant.Ž Mr. Schwartz said, This warmer allows us the free-dom to enjoy life and the outdoors.Ž The LittleWunz baby bottle warmer is priced at $19.99, comparable to other warmers that sell for $14 to $19. It is available through or through Amazon. Questions can be emailed to Q MEDICALFrom page 14Schwartz things,Ž Mrs. Goldenberg said. They look for schools and they look for healthcare. Were a big draw to where people want to live, and I love being a great community partner.ŽMarsha Powers, CEO of Tenets Eastern Region, Coastal Division, said, Dianne is a strong leader and her extensive knowl-edge of hospital operations will be very valuable in this new position.Ž A longtime Lake Worth resident, Mrs. Goldenberg said she doesnt miss the long daily drive to Aventura Hospital & Medical Center for her previous job. It only takes her 19 minutes to get to work now. She is married to Dr. Jim Goldenberg, a neurologist. They have four children, one grandchild and four granddogs. Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center is an acute care hospital serving the medical and healthcare needs of Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast for more than 45 years. The hospital was the first in Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast to perform open-heart surgery and has since remained one of the areas leading heart hospitals, having performed more than 16,000 open-heart surgeries and more than 100,000 cardiac catheterizations to date. Name: Dianne Goldenberg Where I grew up: Ironton, Ohio Where I live now: Lake Worth Education: B.S. in nursing from Texas Womens University. I obtained my masters in nursing from Barry Uni-versity, before earning my MBA from Nova Southeastern University. What brought me to Florida: Sunshine and a great job opportunity. My first job and what it taught me: My first job as a registered nurse taught me to be caring, responsible and compassionate. A career highlight: I feel honored that I have been able to work with physi-cians, nurses and clinicians to improve care in South Florida. I truly believe the best has yet to come. Hobbies: I love to travel the globe with my husband, be with my family, work out, cook family dinners and baby-sit my grandson. What was the spark or seminal moment that made me decide on my chosen field: I am not sure it was a spark but more of an evolution. I wanted to expand my role in order to have a broader impact on caring for others. Best advice for someone looking to make it in my field: Pursue the highest level of education possible, take every opportunity to say yes to projects and opportunities, and build and value relationships with others. About mentors: I have had the good fortune of working with a number of great mentors in my career. Key lessons are: always keep the patient and quality the priority; build strong relationships; and a good plan executed well is better than a great plan not executed. Q


FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 A19 OVERHOP*Special rates are subject to availability and minimum length-of-stay requirements. Available now through October 1, 2017. Image courtesy of Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau.SKIPTHE CROWDSJUMPINTO FUN! SLOW DOWN AND UNWIND at Florida’s other island getaway! Youre only three hours by car from the Islands of Sanibel and Captiva„and a Royal staycationŽ on Floridas phenomenal Gulf coast! Enjoy world-class beaches and shelling, amazing restaurants, a relaxed pace, natural beauty and a whole lot more. Call us today to book your own private Sanibel-Captiva vacation home at special summer Florida resident rates!* BOOK BY PHONE OR ONLINE: 800-656-9111 | OF BIRDS SPECIES 230 VACATION & SEASONAL RENTALS Sanibel and Captiva Islands, Bonita Springs/Estero, Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach, Cape Coral STOP LIGHTS 0 OF SHELLS VARIETIES 250 OF BEACHES MILES 15 give children an opportunity to be a Vet for a Day.Ž The contest is open to children ages 5 to 10. They will meet with an LMC rehabilitation staff member and learn how sea turtle patients are treated. Plus, little vets will receive a plush sea turtle patient as a take-home gift. LMC officials also will announce the winners of their third annual Juno Beach Pier Photo Contest, a viral, community photography contest powered by Facebook and Instagram. Additionally, The Gardens Mall and various retailers will host Shop and Share events on August 19, and will donate 5 percent of the days total, logged shop-ping receipts to LMC. Participating retail-ers include J.McLaughlin, Kendra Scott, Athleta, Bloomingdales, California Pizza Kitchen, Lilly Pulitzer, Jimmy Choo, and Tommy Bahama. Guests can turn in their receipts at the information desk to help support LMC. The Gardens Mall is at 3101 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. For more informa-tion, visit or call 561-627-8280. Q FUNFrom page 1TRACEY BENSON PHOTOGRAPHYKids can learn about sea turtles and more at Marinelife Day at The Gardens Mall.


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Mandel Library wants to ensure scholastic success BY JANIS FONTAINEpbnews@” oridaweekly.comSchool is back in session, and parents and students are putting a plan in place for a successful 2017-18 school year. The Mandel Public Library wants to help. Let the library be your partner in the education of your child by taking advantage of its free programs, tools and resources designed to help students excel. The librarys Homework Centers are facilitated by certified teachers who pro-vide free after-school help with research projects, study skills and test prepara-tion. The teachers encourage kids who need a little more attention and try to make school and homework a posi-tive experience. The library includes a healthy snack as part of the pro-gram, and the centers are equipped with the latest technology. Elementary kids attend from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Middle and high school kids meet from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The library also promotes learning through special programs for students, which include these and more: Dog Tales: Kids read aloud to therapy dogs, which improves their reading skills, and the kids get to keep the book. College Test Prep: Teens can receive one-on-one and group tutoring for ACT/SAT and take pretests at the library for free. Full STEAM ahead: Kids can play, create and learn and use science, tech-nology, engineering, art, and math skills, including coding workshops. Work it out: Kids and teens learn about health and wellness, and can take yoga, Zumba and dance classes. Kids Can Cook: Kids, grades 3-5, can learn cooking basics during this fun and interactive class while engaging lit-eracy, math and science skills. The Mandel Library has more than 140 computers available and, of course, it offers free Internet access. Kids and teens have a separate space where they can work on homework assignments, type papers or create presentations in PowerPoint. The library also has quiet places to read or study, and noisier spaces to work on group projects. Ask a HAPPENINGS SEE HAPPENINGS, B10 XARTS & ENTERTAINMENT PALM BEACH FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 | SECTION B WWW.FLORIDAWEEKLY.COM COURTESY PHOTOKids read aloud to therapy dogs in the Man-del Public Library’s Dog Tales program. They get to keep the books they read. LEE BELL BELIEVES IF YOU CANT FIND SOMETHING LEE BELL BELIEVES IF YOU CANT FIND SOMETHING to like in the Kravis Centers upcoming seato like in the Kravis Centers upcoming season of drama, music and dance events, youre son of drama, music and dance events, youre simply not trying. simply not trying. There are so many choices,Ž said Mr. Bell, There are so many choices,Ž said Mr. Bell, who is senior director of programming at the who is senior director of programming at the Kravis. Just off the top of my head, theres Kravis. Just off the top of my head, theres the Regional Arts Concert Series, which feathe Regional Arts Concert Series, which features the Israel Philharmonic, conducted by tures the Israel Philharmonic, conducted by The first phase of the 2017 Florida Weekly Writing Challenge inspired 147 people from Venice to Marco Island to Jupiter and even one man from Texas (he was vacationing and picked up a copy of the paper in West Palm Beach) to pen an original short story based on a moody photograph of a womans manicured hand dangling a cigarette out a window, a small potted plant on the ledge nearby. This week we offer a new prompt to get your creative juices flowing. Heres how the challenge works: We want your original narrative fiction using the picture you see here as the starting point. Keep it to 750 words, please, and no poetry, thank you. Part 2: The Florida Weekly Writing Challenge FLORIDA WEEKLY STAFF_________________________SEE CHALLENGE, B10 X VANDY MAJOR / FLORIDA WEEKLY STAR POWERKravis Center banks on Broadway, big names for next season.BY STEVEN J. SMITH ssmith@” KRAVIS CENTER COURTESY PHOTOS At top: Wynton Marsalis, John Cleese, Renee Fleming, Chita Rivera, Itzhak Perlman and Audra McDonald make Kravis Center next season. At right, “Book of Mor-mon” will return to say, “Hello.” At left: Terra C. MacLeod as Velma Kelly and ensemble in “Chicago.” PAUL KOLNIK/ COURTESY IIMAGE SEE SEE STAR, B10 STAR, B10 X


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B4 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 FLORIDA WEEKLYPlease send calendar listings to calendar editor Janis Fontaine at THURSDAY8/17 Clematis By Night presents Summer in Paradise — 6-10 p.m. Thursdays at the West Palm Beach Waterfront, 101 N. Flagler Drive at Clem-atis Street, West Palm Beach. Super-sized CBN with two bands, plus the unveil-ing of the new art installation, Aesops Tables. 17: L-Tribe with The Intracoastals opening“Alice in Wonderland” — Through Aug. 20, Sol Theatre, 3333 N. Feder-al Highway, Boca Raton. Adapted and directed by Seth Trucks from the novel by Lewis Carroll. Also plays Aug. 24…26 at Delray Beach Childrens Garden. Show times: 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday, and Sat-urday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets: $20 adults, $15 age 11 and young-er. 561-447-8829;“The Kosher Cheerleader” — Through Aug. 27, PGA Arts Center, 4076 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. Sandy Gelfounds one-woman show „ billed as a tru-ish Jewish love storyŽ „ is full of heart, humor and cheerleading. The comedian and storyteller reveals what its really like to be an NFL cheerleader. Show times: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday and matinees at 2 p.m. Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Tickets: $45-$59. 855-448-7469;“Amazing Butterflies” — Through Sept. 29, South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, 4801 Dreher Trail, West Palm Beach. An interactive exhibit spotlighting the entire lifecycle. Exp lore the b utterfly gardens that are part of the Conservation Course, an 18-hole miniature golf course. Tickets: $15 adults, $11 age 3-12, free for members and younger than age 3. 561-832-1988; Fusion Art & Fashion Gallery Opening — Through Oct. 10, 501 Fern St., West Palm Beach. This new gallerys first exhibition is Sublime Chaos: a journey from realism to abstraction,Ž 25 paintings by West Palm Beach resident Deborah Bigeleisen. FRIDAY8/18 Safari Nights — 4:30-9 p.m. Fridays, Palm Beach Zoo, 1301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach. Each week has a unique theme and costumes are encouraged. Face painting, experience up-close ani-mal encounters, kids crafts, and a kids DJ Dance Party. Themes: Cartoons (Aug. 18), Fairy Tales (Aug. 25). The Tropics Caf is open for dinner or a snack. Info: Movie Nights & Food Truck Bites — 6:30 p.m. Aug. 18, Veterans Plaza Amphitheater, 10500 N. Military Trail, Palm Beach Gardens. Screening the comedy The GooniesŽ at 8:15 p.m. Rain site is the Burns Road Recreation Center, 4404 Burns Road. BYO lawn chairs and blankets. 561-630-1100 or visit celebrity designer Krista Watterworth — 7 p.m. Aug. 18, at Fortunoff Backyard Store, 2843 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. The star of HGTV, The Food Network and DIY will headline a night of cocktails and decor tips to Get Your Patio Party Ready.Ž Food and drink provided by Cabo Flats Cantina & Tequila Bar of Jupiter. Free, but RSVP at Shelley Keelor — Aug. 18-20. who plays the beggar woman in Sweeney ToddŽ at Palm Beach Drama-works. These intimate shows are held in the Perlberg Studio Theatre. Paul Reekie will accompany Ms. Keelor on piano in a set arranged around the beloved ballad Sentimental Journey.Ž Hear a selection of World War II-era songs like Dont Sit Under the Apple Tree,Ž Youll Never Know,Ž Dont Get Around Much Any-more,Ž Every Time We Say Goodbye,Ž Chattanooga Choo ChooŽ and Ill Be Seeing You.Ž Tickets: $30. Performances are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday, and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Call 561-414-4042, Ext. 2, or SATURDAY8/19 Blue Friends Beach Clean-Up — 8:30-10 a.m. Aug. 19. Join Lynne Wells and her group of Blue Friends for the one-hour, monthly beach cleanup fol-lowed by a light breakfast sponsored by Whole Foods Market in Palm Beach Gardens, plus coffee by Oceana Coffee. Bring a bucket to collect the trash and garden gloves. RSVP to Lynne: Hemingways Creative Writing Class — 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays beginning Aug. 19, The Burt Reynolds Institute for Film and Theatre, 122 N.S. 1, Suite 109, North Palm Beach. For age 10-12. Four-week session: $100. To register, call Donna at 561-743-9955.Classic Cruisers Car Show and Family Fun Day — 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 19, The Big Apple Shopping Bazaar and Flea Market, 5283 W. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach. Food, raffles, swap meet, and classic cars and bikes. Call AJ at 561-389-2178. Marinelife Day — 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 19, at The Gardens Mall, 3101 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. The event theme is The Art and Science of Plastic Pollu-tion, which features exhibits and activi-ties focused on marine pollution and how each person can make a difference by simple behavioral changes. Hands-on childrens labs, crafts, shows and activities highlighting the conservation, rehabilitation and research are planned, as well as an art contest and science fair. Free. Auction — Portion of proceeds to benefit Hannahs House, a home for unwed mothers, noon-5 p.m. Aug. 19, DjVu Consign & Design, 4086 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. The store also will host an event from noon to 2 p.m. Aug. 26 in which participants can donate baby food for Hannahs House and get a chance to Crack the SafeŽ and win $100,000. There will be prizes, music, a silent auction and a drawing to win a weekend getaway to Orlando. 561-225-1950 or SUNDAY8/20 Sunday on the Waterfront — 4-7 p.m. Aug. 20, Meyer Amphitheatre. Fea-tures a tribute to Coldplay by the band 42. WEDNESDAY8/23 The West Palm Beach Fishing Club 2017 Speakers Series — 7 p.m. Aug. 23, at the West Palm Beach Fishing Club, 201 Fifth St., West Palm Beach. Capt. Max Parker will speak about drift fishing for snapper, grouper and kingfish. 561-832-6780; THURSDAY8/24 SIP Clematis by Night — 6-10 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 31. An extra hour of free music on the West Palm Beach Waterfront with two bands every week. Info: 24: Mighty Quinn, with Jaded opening.Bourbon & Beer Pairing Dinner — 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 24, The Butcher Shop, 209 Sixth St., West Palm Beach. Three courses paired with three differ-ent bourbons and two different beers. Tickets: $60. or by phone at 561-812-2336. Info: LOOKING AHEAD Summer in Paradise Grand Finale — 6-10 p.m. Aug. 30, during Clematis By Night. The highlight will be the auction of the popular Aesops Tables for charity. Music is by country singer Drew Baldridge, who released his debut album, Dirt On Us,Ž in 2016. His single, Rebound,Ž features Grammy winner Emily Weisband. AT THE COLONY The Colony Hotel, 155 Hammon Ave., Palm Beach. Info: 561-659-8100 or 561-655-5430; Cabaret — Saturday. $75, including dinner, or $40 for the show only. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. 561-659-8100; Silver — Aug. 19.Franco Corso — Aug. 26.Motown Fridays with Memory Lane — 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.Saturday Late Night with the Dawn Marie Duo — 9:30 a.m.-midnight, music and dancing, plus cameos by Royal Room headliners and other celebrity performers. AT CORAL SKY Coral Sky Amphitheatre, 601-7 Sans-burys Way, West Palm Beach. Info: Tickets: 800-345-7000 or Jason Aldean with Chris Young — Aug. 19Linkin Park with Machine Gun Kelly — Aug. 20Green Day — Sept. 3Brad Paisley — Sept. 15Zac Brown Band — Sept. 22-23 AT DRAMAWORKS Palm Beach Dramaworks at The Don & Ann Brown Theatre, 201 N. Clematis St., downtown West Palm Beach. Call 561-514-4042, Ext. 2;“The Little Foxes” — Oct. 20-Nov. 12“Billy and Me” — Dec. 8-31“On Golden Pond” — Feb. 2-25“Edgar and Emily” — March 31-April 22“Equus” — May 8-June 3 AT HARBOURSIDE PLACE Harbourside Place, 200 U.S. 1, Jupiter. Info: 561-935-9533; Live Music on the Waterfront — 6-10 p.m. Fridays.QFlashback — Aug. 18.Back to School Fair — 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 19. Live Music on the Waterfront — 6-10 p.m. Saturdays.QBob Folse — Aug. 19. QSwingtown — Aug. 26. A tribute to Steve Miller Band. Jupiter Green & Artisan Market — 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays, year-round. AT THE KELSEY The Kelsey Theater, 700 Park Ave., Lake Park. Info: 561-328-7481; or Rock Live: The Magic Mike Experience — Aug. 19. $18, $50 VIP.Shakewell, Ramirez, Germ and Mikey the Magician — Aug. 20. Tickets at Like Grunge presents Nirvana Tribute: 5 years of Grunge — 9 p.m. Aug. 26. Songs from Nirvanas heyday (1989-94). AT THE LIGHTHOUSE Jupiter Lighthouse and Museum, Light-house Park, 500 Captain Armours Way, Jupiter. 561-747-8380, Ext. 101; Sunset Tours — 7:15 p.m. Aug. 23. Weather permitting. Spec-tacular sunset views and an inside look at the nuts & bolts of a working light-house watchroom. Tour time: 75 min-utes. $15 members, $20 nonmembers. RSVP required. Twilight Yoga at the Light — 7-8 p.m. Aug. 21, 28. Mary Veal, Kula Yoga Shala, leads. Lighthouse Book Club — 6-7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month. Join the museum staff in book discussions on all things Florida. Donation requested. RSVP.History of Jupiter Inlet Light-house — 10 a.m. Aug. 29 at Lake Park Library, 529 Park Ave., Lake Park. His-torian Josh Liller will look at the more than 150 years of Jupiter Inlet Light-house history and operations. AT MACARTHUR PARK John D. MacArthur Beach State Park — 10900 Jack Nicklaus Drive, Singer Island, North Palm Beach. 561-776-7449; to Surfing — Noon-2 p.m. Aug. 19.Birding at MacArthur Park — 1:30 p.m. Aug. 20.Bluegrass Music — 1-3 p.m. Aug. 20.Butterfly Walk — 11 a.m. Aug. 26. CALENDAR


FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT B5 #COUNTRY #SEEIT 8.20 TOP PICKS #SFL Q Jason Aldean with Chris Young — Aug. 19, Coral Sky Amphitheatre. Tickets: 800-345-7000 or Q Gardens Movie Nights & Food Truck Bites — 6:30 p.m. Aug. 18, Veterans Plaza Amphitheater, Palm Beach Gardens. Screening the comedy “The Goonies” at 8:15 p.m. 561-630-1100 or visit #CABARET Q Shakewell, Ramirez, Germ and Mikey the Magician — Aug. 20 at the Kelsey Theater, Lake Park. Tickets at AT THE MALTZ Maltz Jupiter Theatre, 1001 E. Indian-town Road, Jupiter. 561-575-2223;“Born Yesterday” — Oct. 29-Nov. 12.“Disney Newsies The Musical” — Nov. 28-Dec. 17.“Hairspray” — Jan. 9-28.“An Inspector Calls” — Feb. 4-18.“South Pacific” — March 6-25. AT THE JCC The Mandel JCC, 5221 Hood Road, Palm Beach Gardens. Info: 561-689-7700; 18: Mah jongg and canasta, duplicate bridgeAug. 21: Mah jongg and canasta, duplicate bridge Aug. 22: Duplicate bridge Aug. 23: Mah jongg and canasta, duplicate bridge, adult fencing leagueAug. 24: Duplicate bridge Aug. 25: Duplicate bridge Aug. 28: Mah jongg and canasta, duplicate bridgeAug. 29: Duplicate bridge Aug. 30: Duplicate bridge; adult fencing leagueAug. 31: Duplicate bridge AT MOUNTS Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 N. Mili-tary Trail, West Palm Beach. Info: 561-233-1737; in the Garden — 8 a.m. Sundays through Aug. 27 in the Hutcheson Portico Area. $10 members; $15 non-members. Led by Kristen Peterson. Making a Garden Trough: The Hypertufa Process – 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 24. Master gardener Ted Johnson will teach you to make a functional planter that looks like stone but is much lighter. Wear old clothes and bring clear plastic safety glasses and well-fitting, waterproof dishwashing gloves. $20 members; $25 nonmembers. Qigong/Tai Chi in the Garden – 9-10 a.m. Aug. 31, Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28. The instructor is Dorothy Ret-tay, Level IV Qigong teacher. Benefits include reduced stress, increased vitali-ty, improved concentration and balance. $10 members; $15 nonmembers.Cooking in the Garden — 6-8 p.m. Sept. 10. A creative culinary class with Chef Nina Kauder of Bean Scene Productions focusing on demystifying nondairy mylks. AT THE PLAYHOUSE The Lake Worth Playhouse, 713 Lake Ave., Lake Worth. Info: 561-586-6410; the Stonzek Theatre: “The Last Dali Lama” — Aug. 18-24.“Harmonium” — Aug. 18-24“It Comes at Night” — Aug. 25-Sept. 1 AT PGA ARTS CENTER PGA Arts Center, 4076 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. 888-264-1788;“The Kosher Cheerleader” — Through Aug. 27.“Raunchy Little Musical Belle Barth is Back!” — Oct. 6-Nov. 12. AT THE IMPROV Palm Beach Improv at CityPlace, 550 S. Rosemary Ave., Suite 250, West Palm Beach. Info: 561-833-1812; Leslie Jones of SNL — Aug. 18-20.Gilbert Gottfried — Aug. 24-26.Demetri Martin — Aug. 28. AT THE FAIRGROUNDS The South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach. 561-793-0333; www.southfloridafair.comOur Kids World Family Fun Fest — 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 26-27. AT THE SCIENCE CENTER The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, 4801 Dreher Park Road, West Palm Beach. Admission is $16.95 for adults, $12.95 for children ages 3 to 12 and $14.95 for seniors aged 60 and older. Admission is free for kids younger than age 3 and museum members. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Info: 561-832-1988; GEMS Club — 5-7 p.m. the last Tuesday of the month. For girls in grades 3-8. Math, science, engineering and tech-nology including dinner and refresh-ments. $7 registration fee. A special presentation from a female in the sci-ence industry and themed activities and crafts. Pre-registration required at Info: or 561-832-1988.Nights at the Museum — 6-9 p.m. the last Friday of the month. Theme: Spring Science and Investi-gating Insects. Extended hours at the museum with interactive science crafts, activities, entertainment, exhibits, plan-etarium shows, and a chance to view the night sky. Food for purchase. $13.95 adults, $11.95 seniors, $9.95 for age 3-12, free for younger than 3. Member admis-sion is $6 adults, free for child members.GEMS Club @ STEM Studio Jupi-ter — 5-7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month at the STEM Studio; 112 Main St., Jupiter. Girls in grades 3-8 explore the worlds of math, science, engineering and technology. $10 fee includes dinner and refreshments. Pre-register at AT FOUR ARTS The Society of the Four Arts, 2 Four Arts Plaza, Palm Beach. Call 561-655-7227; “Illustrating Words: The Wondrous Fantasy World of Robert L. Forbes and Ronald Searle” — In the Mary Alice Fortin Childrens Art Gallery. LIVE MUSIC AmericanAirlines Arena — 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. www.aaarena.comQMarco Antonio Solis & Camila — Aug. 26 QEd Sheeran with special guest James Blunt — Aug. 30Arts Garage — 94 NE Second Ave., Delray Beach. 561-450-6357; QThe Ben Hecht Show — Aug. 17. QOtis Cadillac Band and the El Dorados Featuring the Sublime Seville Sisters — Aug. 18. QJazz Gals — Aug. 19. QThe New Vision Sax Ensemble — Aug. 20. QONYX – Chemradery & the Nostalgic Minds — Aug. 24. QOnyx Art Stroll „ Aug. 24. Meet artists.QAmed Torrecilla — Aug. 25 QVIBE – Delray’s Hottest Jam Session — Aug. 29. Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino — 5747 Seminole Way, Hollywood. 866502-7529; www.seminolehardrockholly-wood.comQJo Koy & Angela Johnson’s BFF Tour — Aug. 26The Butcher Shop Beer Garden & Grill — 209 Sixth St., West Palm Beach. Live music 9 p.m. to midnight. Boulud: The Lounge — 9 p.m. Fridays, in the Brazilian Court Hotel, 301 Australian Ave., Palm Beach. Info: 561-655-6060; CALENDAR Q Deborah Silver — Sings on Aug. 19 in The Colony Hotel’s Royal Room. 561-659-8100 or 561-655-5430;


B6 WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 FLORIDA WEEKLY Connect with us: #HarboursideFL I 561.935.9533 WEEKLY HAPPENINGS AT HARBOURSIDE LIVE MUSIC ON THE WATERFRONT JOFIT SIP N SHOP CAR SHOW & TRIBUTE BAND Fridays & Saturdays | 6pm … 10pmJoin us at the waterfront amphitheater to enjoy live music. Friday, August 18: Flashback Saturday, August 19: Bob FolseSunday, August 20 | 12pm…5pmSip mimosas and munch on small bites while you shop! Fun raf”e and Jo“t gift card giveaways. #SundayFundaySaturday, August 26 | 6pmCheck out the ClassicCar Showhosted by South East Rods & Customs.Car show starts at 6pm. Live music from Swingtown, performing legendary classics byThe Steve Miller BandŽ! Music starts at 7pm! BACK TO SCHOOL FAIR MOVIES ON THE WATERFRONT LADIES NIGHT OUT Saturday, August 19 | 11am…3pmEnjoy a free afternoon of fun at Harbourside Place! Pony rides, balloon artists, a face painter and so much more will be along the waterfront for all to enjoy! Friday, August 25 | 8pmWatch The Wild Life (Rated PG) for free at the waterfront amphitheater. Bring a blanket or chair.Thurs., Aug. 31 | 6:30pm…9:30pmHosted by Tommy Bahama Jupiter, join local women in business for a free evening of networking, fun and live music at the waterfront amphitheater! Lite bites provided by Tommy Bahama. To RSVP, call (561) 406-6605. CALENDARCamelot Yacht Club — Jazz sessions start at 8 p.m. Tuesdays at Camelot Yacht Club, 114 S. Narcissus Ave., West Palm Beach. TCHAA! Band performs. 561-318-7675.Copper Blues at CityPlace — 550 S. Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach. 561-404-4101; Ramon Restaurante Cuba-no & Social Club — Live music Thursdays through Sundays, 7101 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach. 561-547-8704.E.R. Bradley’s — 104 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Info: 561-833 -3520; — 960 N. A1A, Jupiter. Age 21 and older. Info: 747-8878; www.guanabanas.comThe Pelican Caf — 612 U.S. 1, Lake Park. Music from 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. 561-842-7272; the-pelicancafe.comRespectable Street Caf — 518 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Info: 561-832-9999; ONGOING The Ann Norton Sculpture Gar-dens — 2051 S. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach. Tickets: $15 adults, $10 seniors 65+, $7 for students, free for members and younger than age 5. Info: 561-832-5328; On the Ave. — 630 Lake Ave., Lake Worth. Info: 561-582-3300; APBC Art on Park Gallery — 800 Park Ave., Lake Park. Info: 561-345-2842; Abstract 2017 — Abstract work in any medium. On dis-play through Sept. 8. QDrawing and Collage – 2 p.m. Aug. 26. All ages. An afternoon of draw-ing and collage making. QArt Salon — 6-8 p.m. Aug. 28. Bring one piece of your original, recent art to show and tell. Light refreshments will be served. Free. The Armory Art Center — 1700 Parker Ave., West Palm Beach. 561-832-1776;“New & Now: Work by New Faculty Fall 2017” — Aug. 28-Oct. 14.The Audubon Society — Bird walk info:; 508-296-0238. Center for Creative Arts — 1105 Second Ave. S., in an historic FEC train depot building, Lake Worth. 561-310-9371 or 561-508-7315. QFusing classes for kids — At 3, 4:30 and 6 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 and 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 and 4 p.m. Sat-urdays. One-hour classes meet in the air-conditioned studio through the end of August. For age 5 and older. $25. QGlass blowing for two — $100.The Box Gallery — 811 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach. 786-521-1199; www.TheBoxGallery.Info. QKitsch and Kulture: Transition in South Florida Culture 1960-1990 — Through Aug. 30. Three decades of work by four artists who have left their mark on South Florida over the last 30 years: David Godlis, Charles Hashim, Carlos Alves and Dina Knapp. Co-curated by Rolando Chang Barrero and Sandra Schulman. Center for Creative Education — 425 24th St., West Palm Beach. Info: Cultural Council of Palm Beach County — 601 Lake Ave., Lake Worth. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues-day-Saturday. Info: 561-471-2901; Council Biennial 2017 — Through Sept. 2. This biennial juried exhibition showcases works by Palm Beach County artists.Downtown at the Gardens — 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Ave., Palm Beach Gardens. 561-340-1600; www.downtownatthegardens.comConcerts on the Court — 6-9 p.m. Fridays at Centre CourttQGroove Merchant — Aug. 18 QPWL — Aug. 25The Flagler Museum — One Whitehall Way, Palm Beach. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sun-day. Tickets: free for members; $18 adults, $10 youth (13-17) with adult; $3 child (6-12) with adult; younger than 6 free. 561-655-2833; The Florida Trail Association Loxahatchee Chapter — Leads nature walks. New adventurers are wel-comed. Get info and register at Happiness Club of Palm Beach — Meets at 5 p.m. the first Monday of every month at Bice Res-taurant, 313 Peruvian Ave., Palm Beach. Donation: $20 at the door or online at Historical Society of Palm Beach County — Johnson History Museum, 300 N. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach. Free admission. Info: 561-832-4164; Park Public Library — 529 Park Avenue, Lake Park. 561-881-3330; Lighthouse ArtCenter — Gallery Square North, 373 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sat-urday. Admission is $5 Monday-Friday, free on Saturday and for members and exhibiting artists. Info: 561-746-3101; QThird Thursday — 5:30-7:30 p.m. the third Thursday of the month. Wine and passed hors doeuvres reception and exhibits, concerts, lectures, art demonstra-tions, live performances and gallery talks.Loggerhead Marinelife Center — 14200 U.S. 1, Juno Beach. 561-6278280; Releases: 7:45-10 p.m. through Aug. 31. Learn about sea turtles and the nesting and hatching process, then take a trip to the beach to see LMC staff release sea turtle hatchlings into the ocean. Starting at $12. QBiologist Beach Walks: 7-8:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Fri-day and Saturday. A staff member will lead guests down onto Juno or Teques-ta beaches to discuss the nesting and hatching processes of sea turtles. $10.


FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 B7 PGA ARTS CENTER (Formerly PGA Cinema/Loehmans Plaza) 4076 PGA Boulevard, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410(physically located off RCA Blvd: on PGA Blvd, heading East, take “rst right after passing 1-95, at Shell Gas Station, and then take the 3rd driveway on the right into the shopping cente r)Tickets: 1-855-HIT-SHOW (1-855-448-7469) Groups (12+): 1-888-264-1788 € PGA ARTS CENTER IN PALM BEACH GARDENS Presents CompellingŽƒEngagingŽƒ Beguiling!Ž …The Miami Herald HilariousƒŽ Remarkable StoryŽƒ Had the audience in the palm of her hand.Ž …KABC Talk Radio Now Playing thru August 27 CALENDARQMarinelife Day — 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 19, at The Gardens Mall, 3101 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. Free.Manatee Lagoon — 6000 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach. The FPL Eco-Discovery Center. Info: 561-626-2833; www.visitmanateelagoon.comThe Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach — 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Info: 561-868-7701; QLife Support Workshops: 10 a.m. Monday. Get help with government websites, resumes, and job searching. QDo the Hustle!: 6-6:45 p.m. Tuesdays. Learn how to hustle with Grigo, QBachata Lessons: 7-8 p.m. Wednesdays. Learn how to dance bach-ata with Eliseo! QEssentrics Exercise Class: 6-7 p.m. Wednesdays. Bring your mat and join Jan Bostic in a class to improve flex-ibility and mobility.QDIY Digital Studios: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays and 2-4 p.m. Sundays. Use the librarys equipment to digitize your old photos, slides, negatives and VHS film or try out the new 3D printer. The Multilingual Language & Cultural Society — 210 S. Olive Ave., West Palm Beach. Info: 561-228-1688 or North Palm Beach Library — 303 Anchorage Drive, North Palm Beach. 561-841-3383; Ongoing: Knit & Crochet at 1 p.m. Mondays; Quilters meet 10 a.m. Friday; Chess group meets at 9 a.m. the first and third Saturday.The Norton Museum of Art — 1451 S. Olive Ave., West Palm Beach. Free admission. Info: 561-832-5196; The museum will close through Sept. 4 for its annual preparations for the coming season. The Palm Beach Friends (Quak-ers) Meeting — 823 S. A St., Lake Worth. A Joyful Noise Singing Group meets at 1:30 p.m. Mondays. Visitors are welcome. John Palozzi hosts A Course in MiraclesŽ at noon Wednesdays. 561-585-8060; Palm Beach Photographic Centre — 415 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Info: 561-253-2600; QThe 21st annual Members’ Juried Exhibition — Aug. 26-Oct. 28. FOTOcamp 2017 Exhibiton — Aug 26-Oct. 28. Showcases the diverse work and emerging talent of our young photographers.The Palm Beach Zoo & Con-servation Society — 1301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. every day, except Thanksgiving and Christmas. Tickets: $18.95 adults; $16.95 seniors, $12.95 age 3-12, free for younger than 3. Info: 561-533-0887; at the PAL Cen-ter — 720 N. Tamarind Ave., in West Palm Beach. Hours: 3-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday, and 3-11 p.m. Fridays and Sat-urdays. Middle and high school students are invited to activities in a safe envi-ronment hosted by the Police Athletic League of West Palm Beach. Activities including open mic nights, the fashion and beauty club, video games, pool, music, art, fitness, and dance parties. Info: or 561-835-7195.The River Center — 805 N. U.S. 1, Jupiter. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. The Loxahatchee River Dis-trict was created more than 30 years ago to monitor and protect the river. Today its a teaching facility and recreation area that offers programs to enrich the community and the river. Call 561-743-7123; E Gallery — 4600 PGA Boulevard, Suite 101, in PGA Commons, Palm Beach Gardens. Hours: noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 3 p.m. Sunday. 561-799-3333;“20/20: 20 Years, 20 ArtistsŽ Exhibit: Evan and Ann Griffith celebrate 20 years worth of their bold and colorful aesthetic with this interactive exhibit that showcases the 20 resident artists who have made a positive impact on the local community. The Taste History Culinary Tours of Historic Palm Beach County — Cultural food tastings at familyowned eateries, juice bars, teahouses and pastry shops along with showcas-ing local art shops, historic buildings and emerging cultural districts. The tour is part bus riding and part walking. All tours start at 11 a.m. Fee: $50-$60. Free for children younger than age 14. Private and team building tours are also available. Reservations required. 561-638-8277; The West Palm Beach Hilton — 600 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach. 561-231-6000; Fridays at Galley — Live music beginning at 7:30 p.m. with tapas and craft cocktails. QSaturday Night Dive-In Movie — The movie starts at 8 p.m., outside, weather permitting. QSaturday Themed Brunch — Have fun poolside or play games on the lawn. Live music. TotalMOVEment hosts fitness classes before brunch. AREA MARKETS Lake Worth High School Flea Market — 5 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, year-round, under the Inter-state 95 overpass on Lake Worth Road. Info: 561-439-1539.The Palm Beach Gardens Sum-mer GreenMarket — 9 a.m. -1 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 24, STORE Self-Storage and Wine Storage, 11010 N. Military Trail, Palm Beach Gardens. The market moves under cover for the summer but has the same great produce, bread, seafood, cheese, honey, artisan foods and handmade crafts. No pets. Green & Artisan Market at Harbourside Place — 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays year-round, 200 N. U.S. 1, along the Intracoastal Waterway in Harbourside Place. Pet friendly. New vendors should email Green Market at Palm Beach Outlets — 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays, year-round, 1751 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., West Palm Beach. Info: 561-515-4400; Q


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librarian how to download books, movies and music for free from the library using its hoopla app. Dont forget to enter the librarys Back to School Contest for a chance to win an Amazon Fire Tablet. Just by visiting the library through Sept. 23 and checking out a book, students are automatically entered to win. (Two entries max per person.) The Mandel Public Library is at 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. or call 561-868-7703.Finish August with food If you need a reason to have a night out, here are a few: Celebrate that the kids are back in school. Enjoy a well-earned bar-gain date-night. Meet friends you havent seen all summer for happy hour. Escape the sad desk lunch and take a real lunch break … August is the slowest month of the year and it might be your last chance! Here are some local specials to consider: Sweetest happy hour „ Through Aug. 27, Brio at CityPlace will be featuring fresh watermelon cocktails specially priced at $5. On Tuesday, the watermelon-rita is $5, the watermelon-kick martini is $5 on Wednesday and a watermelon-berry moji-to is $5 on Thursday. Brio at CityPlace, 550 Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach. 835-1511. Lovely lunch specials „ Lynoras on Clematis will be offering a $10 summer lunch special featuring an appetizer salad or polenta fries, the main course of the day and soft drink for $10. Just pick your favorite lunch: € Monday „ Meatball parmigiana hero€ Tuesday „ Baked ziti al forno€ Wednesday „ Penne alla vodka€ Thursday „ Fettucini bolognese€ Friday „ Chicken parmigiana heroLynoras, 207 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. 899-3117; Lazy late lunch „ Brio is offering twocourse early dinner combos from 3-5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday through Oct. 20. Entrees (margherita flatbread, mezza lasagna bolognese or pasta pesto) paired with soup, side salad or dolchino are $12.95. Or choose from shrimp mediterranean, chicken milanese or pasta brio for $14.95. BRIO at CityPlace, 550 Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach. 835-1511. Masterful match „ The Butcher Shop Beer Garden & Grill is offering a night of Bourbon & Beer for anyone who loves strong spirits, flavorful ales and meticu-lously prepared beef. At 7 p.m. Aug. 24, the restaurant will host a three-course dinner pairing three distinct bourbons and two different beers with three of the Butcher Shops signature dishes. Entrees include grilled hangar steak, wild mushroom risot-to and roasted root vegetables paired with Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale & Town Branch Bourbon. The Butcher Shop Beer Garden & Grill is at 209 Sixth St., West Palm Beach. Tick-ets are $60. Reservations are required at or by phone at 812-2336. Best early bird „ Through Oct. 31, Table 26 offers half-price entrees from 4:30-6 p.m. daily. This is a dine-in only spe-cial. The summer wine deal: Take 26 per-cent off bottles of wine Monday through Wednesday during dinner service. Table 26 is at 1700 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach. 561-855-2660; Q B10 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 FLORIDA WEEKLYCOURTESY PHOTOStudents can get homework help at the Mandel Public Library in downtown West Palm Beach. Zubin Mehta and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Riccardo Muti. Those are giants in the world of classical music and to have both of them here in the same season is really quite special.Ž Mr. Bell said he and his programming colleagues responded directly to audience requests for more Broadway, more com-edy, more music superstars „ from Bach to rock.Ž And theyll get it all, starting with the 10th anniversary Kravis on Broadway series featuring The King and I,Ž The Book of Mormon,Ž Finding Neverland,Ž Cabaret,Ž The Illusionists,Ž The Body-guardŽ and Something Rotten.Ž We have a Broadway theme that runs through all of our events, save the Regional Arts Series,Ž he said. You see it in our Rinker Playhouse, where Little Shop of Horrors will play, and youll see it in regu-lar Dreyfoos Concert Hall presentations in addition to Kravis on Broadway, such as Chicago and A Chorus Line. We have a Lunch & Learn program that includes a panel discussion with major Broadway investors and producers. And our gala for the year is called A Broadway Celebration, focusing on celebrity performers.Ž In addition, Provocative Entertainment At Kravis, or PEAK, will resume its series of innovative presentations in November, concentrating on ethnic diversity and impactful, contemporary themes „ this time with a nod to Broadway as well. PEAK is one of the most incredible things we do,Ž Mr. Bell said. There is a play called The Mountaintop, which ran on Broadway a few years back. So theres actually Broadway in the PEAK series, which, by the way, were expanding from 11 to 16 productions next year. Among those are Lemon Andersen and his solo show When Aliens Fall From The Sky and DakhaBrakha, which is incredible music from Ukraine, 10 Hairy Legs, which celebrates the artistry of the male dancer, the dance troupe Urban Bush Women, the ener-getic Yamato „ The Drummers of Japan and Ranky Tanky, a music group from the islands of South Carolina and Georgia, focusing on that Sea Island sound.Ž Mr. Bell said Argentinian dance company Che Malambo and Lil Buck and Jon Boogz, who are remarkable dancers and choreographers, will fill out the bill, along with It Gets Better,Ž a project that uses media to convey messages of hope and support to LGBT youth. PEAK is just a wonderful variety of work that touches on different areas of our community,Ž he said. Definitely worth seeing.Ž Aside from Broadway and classical music offerings, the Kravis will aim its spotlight on pop and jazz music perform-ers such as The Beach Boys and Chris Botti, Audra McDonald and Wynton Marsalis, even Paul Anka, George Benson, Dudu Fisher and Johnny Mathis, all of whom are returning this season. The cal-endar also will include comedy raconteurs John Cleese, Howie Mandel, Jackie Mason, Dennis Miller and the duo of Brad Garrett and Rita Rudner. Also well have Michael Feinstein, whose musical series incorporates Cole Porter and the First Ladies of Song „ Judy Garland, Peggy Lee and Ella Fitzgerald,Ž Mr. Bell said. So you see, there truly is something for everyone.Ž The process of putting together a season like this „ which also includes a diz-zying array of lectures, films, childrens theatre and cabaret performances „ is time consuming, he added. It can start as far out as two to four years from when the events finally come to the Kravis venues of Dreyfoos Hall, the Rinker Playhouse and Persson Hall. But thats what it takes to amass the diverse assemblage of talent that performs there. Weve got so much and it all depends on what you want and what you like,Ž Mr. Bell said. Broadway, popular and classical music, great singers, dancers, comedians. Weve got the best of everything. Whatev-er it is you love, you ll find it here. Look at our schedule, check out our brochure, visit our website. Im sure youll find something youll want to see.Ž Q „ The Kravis Center is at 701 Okeechobee Blvd. in West Palm Beach. For more information about the 2017-18 season or to order tickets, call the box office at 561-832-7469 or visit the official website at page 1HAPPENINGSFrom page 1Run your masterpiece through Spellcheck, give it a title and send it, either attached as a Word document or simply pasted into the body of the email, to Snail mail offerings will not be considered, nor will any entry that does not contain your full name, the city/state you live in and a phone number where we can reach you. You have until 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1, to submit your story. Its OK if you sent us something based on the cigarette pic-ture; you can enter another story „ but just one „ based on the Part 2 beach picture. We hope you do, in fact.Florida Weekly editors will review all of the entries and vote for our favorite, whose author will receive a ticket to the 12th annual Sanibel Island Writers Conference (value: $500). With keynote speaker Alice Hoffman, the conference is set for Nov. 2-5 on Sanibel Island. The 2017 Florida Weekly Writing Challenge winner will be notified by Oct. 15, and the winning entry will be published soon after in all our editions. Submissions in Part 1 of the challenge ranged in length from a single sentence to every last one of the 750-word maxi-mum. Among the titles: What a Drag,Ž No One Asks,Ž Family DinnerŽ and Soon?Ž We also received BustedŽ and So Busted.Ž One entrant told us it was the first time shed ever been inspired to write a short story. Another included a half-blind shepherd mix called GumptionŽ in her narrative. We can hardly wait to find out what the Part 2 photo prompt inspires. Questions? Email and well get back to you. 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Instead of cheering for her child from backstage, shes the one performing and her son, Sean, 9, might be found watching from the wings. He often tags along with me,Ž Ms. Keelor said by phone from her home in Jupiter. But I dont take as many out-of-town performances anymore because I want him to have a life thats as nor-mal as possible and to not miss out on anything.Ž Thats good for Sean and for local music fans, because it means theyll get to see Ms. Keelor per-form at Palm Beach Dramaworks Don and Ann Brown Theatre in West Palm Beach Aug. 18-20. Ms. Keelor is the third artist to appear in the theaters Cabaret Con-cert Series, which launched in June. The classically trained singer traveled extensively in her 20s, performing as a vocal soloist accompanied by an orches-tra, and she still supports herself as a cabaret or concert singer, even though her performances in local musical the-ater have been the source of frequent accolades. Most recently, she won rave reviews for her role as the sad, tragic Beggar Woman in Palm Beach Dramaworks production of Stephen Sondheims Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.Ž She also played Margaret White, the psychotic, hyper-religious mother to a telekinetic teenage daugh-ter in the creepy Carrie The Musical.Ž Both roles are challenging, both characters barely in touch with reality. I dont like the dark roles, but I do like that these characters are very complex and have some of the hardest singing tracks. I find the layers of the characters interesting and I think I can relate to the maternal side.Ž Going from such an intense, demanding dramatic role to singing beloved selections from the Great American Songbook isnt as different as you might think, Ms. Keelor says. Its all about storytelling. Its different in preparation. Its like learning 15 to 20 characters, actually. I pride myself on the fact that people tell me, You really tell the story beauti-fully. Its my job to provoke emotion. The audience wants to feel something and if they dont, they walk away disap-Actress/singer is a different kind of stage mom Shelley Keelor in a cabaret concert >> When: 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, and 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18-20. >> Where: Palm Beach Dramaworks’ Don and Ann Brown Theatre, 201 Clematis St., West Palm Beach >> Tickets: $30 >> Info: 561-414-4042, Ext. 2, or www. KEELOR COURTESY PHOTOSABOVE: Shelley Keelor as the Beggar Woman in Palm Beach Dramaworks’ production of “Sweeney Todd.”RIGHT: Ms. Keelor with Anne Chamberlain in Slow Burn Theatre Company’s production of “Carrie The Musical.” pointed,Ž she said. Ms. Keelor feels a strong affinity for songs from the 1940s and 50s and her cabaret performance is arranged around the ballad Sentimental Journey.Ž The setlist includes fan favorites Youll Never Know,Ž Dont Get Around Much Anymore,Ž Every Time We Say Good-byeŽ and Ill Be Seeing You.Ž The show will be intimate,Ž Ms. Keelor said. The music from the World War II era is unrivaled. This is music that reaches deeply within me and I think the audience will feel a lot of emo-tion. When it comes to American music, theres nothing like it.Ž Ms. Keelor will be accompanied by pianist Paul Reekie, but mostly shes on her own. With cabaret or a concert, theres no set, no real costumes, nothing to aes-thetically bring the audience in. Theres your singing, and thats it.Ž Q The Lighthouse ArtCenter Gallery and School of Art opens its 2017-18 sea-son with a full media experience that features the work of the Lighthouse ArtCenters expanded faculty. Begin-ning Sept. 5 and running through Oct. 28, an exhibition that includes a variety of artistic designs and forms will fill the gallerys 3,500 square feet. The opening reception and awards ceremony is on Sept. 21, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Among the faculty artists are:Q Chad Steve, soda-fired pottery; Q Chris Kling, portraits; Q Manon Sander, plein air paintings; Q Ralph Papa, plein air paintings; Q Jim Rigg, alcohol inks and watercolor; Q Karen Leffel-Massengill, signature status with FWS and Society of Animal Artists; Q Danuta Rothschild, surrealism; Q Justin White, multimedia and wire wrap jewelry; Q Esther Gordon, collage; Q Alessandra Gieffers, pastels; Q Eduardo Gomez, figurative sculpture; Q Tracey Roedl, jewelry making; Q Kazimierz Kalkowski, one of Polands most prestigious ceramists. Lighthouse ArtCenter is at Gallery Square North, 373 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta. Call 561-746-3101 or visit Q Lighthouse ArtCenter season to begin with faculty show


B12 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 FLORIDA WEEKLY LATEST FILMS‘Logan Lucky’ +++ Is it worth $10? YesSteven Soderbergh has directed many types of films with great success (he won an Oscar for TrafficŽ in 2000), but its clear he has an affinity for heist movies (he made Oceans 11Ž and its two lesser sequels). Yet its still odd to see him on the big screen with Logan Lucky,Ž about a robbery during a NASCAR race. I say this for a number of reasons. For one, you might recall Mr. Soderbergh announced his retirement from feature film directing in 2013. This didnt last (few thought it would), but it is true that this is his first feature since then (hes been quite busy with The KnickŽ on Cinemax). When he retired,Ž Mr. Soderbergh said he was burned out and disliked the ways directors were being robbed of their cre-ativity in feature films. Everything became about money rather than making the best movie possible. Its ironic, then, that hed return to features with a movie that has clear main-stream appeal; this is certainly not one of his indie film passion projects (Bubble,Ž The Girlfriend ExperimentŽ) that he knows will not play to the masses. Logan LuckyŽ follows Jimmy (Channing Tatum), Mellie (Riley Keough) and Clyde (Adam Driver), the three Logan siblings, as they plan to rob the Charlotte Motor Speedway during the busiest race of the year. They need help, so they enlist demolitions expert Joe Bang (Daniel Craig, delighting with a Southern twang), who then brings in his dim-witted broth-ers Sam (Brian Gleeson) and Fish (Jack Quaid), who has DangerusŽ tattooed on his right shoulder. In the OceansŽ movies the intelligence of career criminals Danny (George Cloo-ney), Rusty (Brad Pitt), et al. was never in doubt. We could believe they were clever enough to think through robberies on an incredibly complex scale, and part of the fun was in the revelation of what they saw coming that the audience couldnt pos-sibly foresee. This is relevant in terms of Logan LuckyŽ because none of the characters „ especially mastermind Jimmy „ shows anything close to the intelligence needed to execute a heist this complicated. Maybe on his absolute best day Joe Bang could pull it off, but even that feels like a stretch, especially given that hes incarcerated when we first meet him. That said, its nonetheless fun to watch the plan unfold. On top of that, ample cameos (Hilary Swank, Seth MacFarlane, Dwight Yoakam and more) keep things fun, and darn if the aftermath doesnt make you smile. Youll likely sense some biting social commentary in the last act, which is Mr. Soderberghs indirect way of criticizing the establishment without being preachy. As often, well done, sir. In its totality, Logan LuckyŽ delivers as advertised. Its compelling, features like-able albeit flawed characters and offers some good twists along the way. It might have a few too many characters, but its humor (especially an argument between prison inmates and the warden that will delight Game of ThronesŽ fans) and creativity outweigh the flaws. Were glad youre back, Mr. Soderbergh. FILM CAPSULESThe Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature + (Voices of Will Arnett, Katherine Heigl, Jackie Chan) When a greedy mayor (Bobby Moynihan) wants to build an amusement park, squirrels Surly (Mr. Arnett) and Andie (Ms. Heigl) and the rest of the animals try to stop the destruction of their home. Its not funny, and its actually insulting to the human race. Rated PG. Kidnap ++ (Halle Berry, Sage Correa, Chris McGinn) A desperate mother (Ms. Berry) will stop at nothing to rescue her kidnapped son (Mr. Correa). The story is thin and the action is decent; too bad for Halle Berry that mediocrity is not good enough. Rated R. Q dan >> Steven Soderbergh’s fans who prefer him on a small scale will not have to wait long: His next lm "Unsane," a low-budget horror movie starring Claire Foy ("The Crown") and Juno Temple was shot with an iPhone. Palm Beach Treasurese Best of the Why Buy Newƒƒ.Call DejaVuŽ C Sn r r 561-225-1950 Monday-Saturday 10-6 t Sundays 12-54086 PGA Blvd, Palm Beach Gardensjust East of I-95 on PGA Blvd behind the Shell StationFine Furnishing | Art & Antiques | Estate Jewelry NOW ACCEPTING NEW CONSIGNMENTS Over 15,000 Sq.Ft A portion of proceeds to support Hannahs HouseŽ LIVE AUCTION! Saturday, August 19th, 12-5pm, PREVIEW AT 9:30AM for our Monthly FundraiserJoin us


FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT B13 PUZZLES MT SET HOROSCOPESLEO (July 23 to August 22) A colleague might try to goad you into say-ing or doing the wrong thing. Its best to ignore the troublemaker, even if he or she riles your royal self. Your sup-porters stand with you. VIRGO (August 23 to September 22) Be careful not to let your on-the-job zealousness create resentment with co-workers who might feel you shut them out. Prove them wrong by including them in your project. LIBRA (September 23 to October 22) Although its not quite what you hoped for, use your good business sense to make the most of what youre being offered at this time. Things will improve down the line. SCORPIO (October 23 to November 21) A more positive picture of what lies ahead is beginning to take shape. But there are still too many gaps that need to be filled in before you make definitive plans. SAGITTARIUS (November 22 to December 21) Continue to keep a tight hold on the reins so that you dont charge willy-nilly into a situation that might appear attractive on the surface but lack substance. CAPRICORN (December 22 to January 19) You still need to demand those answers to your questions. Remember, your wise counseling earns you respect, but its your search for truth that gives you wisdom. AQUARIUS (January 20 to February 18) Youll find that people are happy to help you deal with some dif-ficult situations. And, of course, know-ing you, youll be happy to return those favors anytime. Wont you? PISCES (February 19 to March 20) Give that special someone in your personal life a large, loving dollop of reassurance. That will go a long way toward restoring the well being of your ailing relationship. ARIES (March 21 to April 19) This week could offer more opportunities for ambitious Lambs eager to get ahead. But dont rush into making decisions until youve checked for possible hid-den problems. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Some light begins to shine on profes-sional and/or personal situations that have long eluded explanation. Best advice: Dont rush things. All will be made clear in time. GEMINI (May 21 to June 20) Although you might want to protest what seems to be an unfair situation, its best to keep your tongue and tem-per in check for now. The full story hasnt yet come out. CANCER (June 21 to July 22) Work prospects are back on track. But watch what you say. A thoughtless comment to the wrong person „ even if its said in jest „ could delay or even derail your progress. BORN THIS WEEK: You are a delightful paradox. You like things neat and tidy. But youre also a won-derful host who can throw a really great party. Q SEE ANSWERS, B11 SEE ANSWERS, B11W W +++ Place a number in the empty boxes in such a way that each row across, each column down and each small 9-box square contains all of the numbers from one to nine.Difficulty level: By Linda Thistle SUDOKU


B14 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 FLORIDA WEEKLY SATURDAY, AUG. 19, 2017 BETWEEN 12:00 NOON 3:00PMOUR THEATRE BEGINS WITH YOU! JUPITERTHEATRE.ORG/VOLUNTEERS JOIN US FOR A FUN DAY TO FIND OUT ALL ABOUT THE CURRENT AND NEW VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES AT THE MALTZ JUPITER THEATRE. PLEASE ALLOW ONE HOUR TO GET THROUGH ALL DEPARTMENT STATIONS. ATTENDEES WHO VISIT EACH AREA WILL BE ENTERED TO WIN A SPECIAL PRIZE! LIGHT SNACKS AND BEVERAGES PROVIDED. SPONSORED BY 1001 EAST INDIANTOWN ROAD JUPITER, FLORIDA 33477 2017/18 OPEN HOUSE ANTIQUESArtist first created googly-eyed dolls as illustrations in books BY TERRY KOVEL AND KIM KOVELIf collectible dolls have googly eyes, the designer likely was Grace Drayton (1887-1936), a talented artist. Her maiden name was Grace Gebbie. She married Theodore Wiederseim in 1900, and they divorced in 1911 „ the s ame year she married William Drayton. She divorced Drayton in 1923, but kept his name. She illustrated childrens books, ads, magazine covers, comics like Dolly DingleŽ or Dolly Drake,Ž and later music boxes, limit-ed-edition plates, valentines and paper dolls. The best-known art of her career are the Campbell Kids.Ž She drew the pictures for the ads for many years. The googly-eyed children were used for doorstops, valentines and other projects. Q: Could my silver clown pin with enamel decoration really be made by Tif-fany & Co.? That is what it says on the back, and I saw a similar pin in an auction ad recently. A: Yes. Tiffany & Co. made a series of pins as part of the Gene Moore Circus group about 1990. The juggling clown with polka-dot pants recently sold for $976 at a New York auction. They have come down in price since 2000. Q: What is the corner block on a chair? I took a dining-room chair to have the slip seat to re-upholstered, and they said two corner blocks were missing. A: Most dining-room chairs made in the late 19th century and later have corner blocks holding the seat in place. The blocks are used inside the seat frame to keep the four sides of the seat in position. Pieces of wood cut to fit into the corners of the seat or a single narrow piece of wood posi-tioned between two adjoining sides of the seat act as braces. Each is attached with a screw or glue. Twentieth-century chairs often had a sheet of plywood covering the bottom. Earlier chairs used mortise and tenon construction. Q: How old are glass telephone insulators? Which came first, glass or pottery? I just started collecting insulators because I found a pile of them buried near a pole on a farm. A: Glass insulators were first made in the U.S. in the 1840s to be used with the new telegraph lines. They were what collectors call bureau knobŽ insulators because they look like the wooden drawer pulls. Most had no inside threads. They lit-erally insulated the lines, especially in the rain. Threaded insulators were patented about 1865 to 1875. The last glass insula-tors were made in the 1970s by Kerr Glass Manufacturing Corp., the company that makes Kerr canning jars. Pottery insula-tors were made from the 1850s. Porcelain became popular about 1915. Some early insulators were made of gutta-percha, rub-ber, wood or composite, but glass was the most popular. If you plan to collect them, you should know that the embossing on the insulator identifies the shape, maker and other things. There is a collectors code for shape. CDŽ stands for Consolidated Design. And each shape has a number added to the letters. The system was start-ed in the 1950s. New numbers are added by a selected expert. Porcelain numbers that start with UŽ are unipart insulators, while MŽ numbers are for multi-part insulators. To learn more, join the National Insulator Association, go to the shows and look up history online. Q: I bought a poster of dogs playing poker about 30 years ago and would like to know if it has any value. It shows seven dogs sitting around a table playing poker. One dog is passing a card under the table to the dog next to him. There are no names on the poster. Is it worth anything? A: The picture on your poster is called A Friend in Need,Ž part of a series of six-teen anthropomorphic dog paintings by Cassius Marcellus Coolidge (1844-1934) and published by Brown & Bigelow, a company in St. Paul, Minn. They were commissioned for a 1903 advertising campaign for cigars. Nine of the paintings pictured dogs in a poker game, and collectors often call the paintings Dogs Playing Poker.Ž The paint-ings were reproduced on posters, prints, calendars and other items. This painting of the two dogs cheating at poker is the most popular in the series. An original painting would sell for a lot of money, but prints are common and can sell for $10 or less. A pair of the paintings sold at auction for over $590,000 a few years ago. Tip: Do not mount old maps, prints, etc., on cardboard. The acid in the card-board causes stains. Use an all-rag board. An art store can help. Q „ Terry Kovel and Kim Kovel answer questions sent to the column. Write to Kovels, Florida Weekly, King Features Syndicate, 628 Virginia Dr., Orlando, FL 32803. COURTESY PHOTO These Ideal Toy Co. dolls were restored by the artist who made similar ones for Campbell Soup ads. The set sold for $6,880 at a Theriault auction in Indianapolis. Every year since 1949, the Florida Artists Group has held a symposium and member exhibition in a different Florida city. The statewide organization of pro-fessional artists seeks to promote the highest standards of creative art. This years Florida Artists Group Exhibition will be held through Sept. 23 at the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, 601 Lake Avenue, Lake Worth. The exhibit features the work of nine artists from Palm Beach County: Sami Davidson, Carol Grillo, Cecily Hangen, Joan Lustig, Lynn Morgan, Nadine Mey-ers Saitlin, Karen H. Salup, Carol Staub and Lorrie Williamson. To learn more, call 561-471-2901 or visit Q Florida Artists Group show comes to Lake Worth COURTESY PHOTONadine Meyers Saitlin, “Pisces on the Table,” 2017, acrylic paint on paper, 22 x 30 inches.


FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF AUGUST 17-23, 2017 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT B15The Dish: BBQ Chicken Flatbread The Place: Hurricane Caf, 14050 U.S. 1, Juno Beach; 561-630-2012 or The Price: $9.75 The Details: Theres a reason why the Hurricane Caf is crowded all year long „ even in the dog days of July and August: Its called consistency. You know you can go there for lunch, breakfast or dinner, order a satisfying meal and either linger over a meal or eat and run „ theyll accommodate either. I love the sandwiches and the salads.But I always come back to the flatbreads, which offer a crispy crust topped with an array of ingredients „ the Medi-terranean, with artichokes, grilled veg-gies and goat cheese, is a favorite. For this flatbread, Hurricane Caf tops the crust with pieces of roast chicken, slices of red onion, bits of bacon, a tangy barbecue sauce, mozzarella and a sprin-kling of cilantro. The bacon lends a smoky flavor that permeates the dish and the cheese tames the tanginess of the sauce. Share it as an appetizer or do as I do, and eat the whole thing yourself. Your waistline wont thank you, but your stomach will. Q „ Sc ott Simmons THE DISH: Highlights from local menus SCOTT SIMMONS/FLORIDA WEEKLY Places in JunoA trio worth noting3SCOTT’STHREE FOR 2 FRESH NATION891 Donald Ross Road, Juno Beach; 561-318-5371 or www.gofreshnation. com Hurricane Caf owner Scott Philip is a founder of this place that special-izes in cleanŽ food. Try one of the shakes „ the South Beach is packed with acai, banana and strawberry with organic coconut water. You can order any of the spe-cial superfoodŽ menu items „ the shrimp ceviche sounded good. There also is mainstream fare youd expect to see on the menu at Hurricane Caf „ the B.L.T.A., or bacon, let-tuce, tomato and avocado on bread, is served with chips and a pickle. 1 CAPTAIN CHARLIE’S REEF GRILL12846 U.S. 1, Juno Beach; 561-624-9924.Before there were any of the newer, hipperŽ seafood places, there was Captain Charlies, serving fresh, locally caught fish and shellfish, all innova-tively prepared. Bits of sausage elevate shrimp and grits, and the yellowtail, snapper and other fish always taste of the sea.Ž Theres nothing fishy about this place. Oh, and they have a great wine list. 3 KE’E GRILL14020 U.S. 1, Juno Beach; 561-776-1167.The menu at Kee Grill is equal parts surf and turf, just like its sister restaurants, Coola Fishbar, in Palm Beach Gardens, and Bimini Twist, in suburban West Palm Beach. The group also founded U-Tiki Beach in Jupiter. The crab cakes are decadently packed with big lumps of sweet crab, with no filler. And during one of my visits, a friend dined on the grilled lamb chops and found them to be tender and flavorful. And, regardless of whether you dine from the land or the sea, youll want to order a side of the Spinach Maria, a comfort-food casserole baked with parmesan on top. „ Scott Simmons FLORIDA WEEKLY CUISINEWhat’s in your wine? The question often arises: Is wine simply the result of crushing grapes and letting the juice ferment, or is anything added to wine to improve quality or cover up flaws? The answer is mostly yes. At least for lower-end products. As Ive mentioned many times, there is no consumer product in the world that gives you less information about whats in the package than a wine label. But some winemakers steadfastly maintain a non-interventionistŽ approach, adding nothing or very little to the wine, and they actually list ingredients on the bottle. This, how-ever, is extremely rare. On the other hand, makers of very inex-pensive wines, like the stuff that comes in three-liter boxes with a little plastic faucet on the side, have a lot at stake because they make wine in industrial quantities. Since theyre cooking the stuff up 300,000 gallons at a time they have to (a) save money, (b) assure uniformity and (c) make sure nothing goes wrong in the process. These producers use several techniques (and several substances) to maximize produc-tion and minimize risk. First, theres sugar. If theres not enough residual sugar in the juice, the yeast wont be able to convert it into sufficient alcohol. Winemakers add beet or cane sugar (a process called chaptalization) to increase alcohol content. It doesnt make the wine sweeter, because its consumed during fermentation. This is illegal in most countries, but a common practice in Germany and some other places. Then, theres oak, which adds all sorts of flavors and dimensions to wine. If you cant afford barrels, which cost upward of $1,500 each, you throw planks of oak into the juice. If you cant afford them, you use oak chips. And if youre really on a budget, you use oak sawdust, then filter it. Next are vitamins, which keep yeast alive in the juice during fermentation. These may be added in high-alcohol wines (over about 14 percent). Acid content (pH) is extremely important to overall taste and balance. Too little acid might call for the addition of tartaric, malic, or citric acid. These are very com-mon ingredients in many of the foods we eat, and are not at all harmful. Tannins occur naturally in grape skins and seeds and are the critical structural component of red wine. If theres not enough, powdered tannin can be used to add muscle to an otherwise weak wine. Now its time to talk about Rubired grapes. As the name implies, theyre really, really red and are used to make a concentrate called Mega Purple. This can be added to red wines to boost the color and make the wine look consistent from batch to batch. In California, in 2013, over 255,000 tons of these grapes were harvested. Winemakers wont admit on the record to using it, but the word is that even makers of more expensive wines drop some in to deepen the color. Since its basically grape juice, its not consid-ered an additive. There are other processes that dont involve putting substances in wine, but are also used to improve quality. Microoxygenation blows tiny air bubbles into the juice to open up and smooth out tan-nins. Reverse osmo-sis forces the liquid through a membrane to filter out impurities and increase flavor concentration. All that being said, theres no reason to fear opening your favorite bottle. These substances dont remain in the wine „ theyre used in minuscule amounts to eliminate flaws, and then completely removed. So keep swirling and sipping, and sample this weeks favorites. Dierberg Chardonnay Santa Maria Valley 2013 ($32) „ If you like your Chardonnay on the oaky side, this is the bottle for you. Pronounced yet nicely balanced aromas of oak and vanilla with a buttery mouthfeel and characteristic mixed fruit flavors. The oak is done with a gentle touch. WW 87-88. Locations I4 Italian Red Blend NV ($19) „ This is one of the very interesting blends from Dave Phinney, whom Ive written about in this space previ-ously. Lots of leather and perfumey lavender on the nose, and blackberry and plum flavors. Could use decanting to calm down the tannins. WW 87. Locations P4 Portuguese Red Blend NV ($14) „ Another Dave Phinney effort, this wine is pretty purple in the glass with pronounced vanilla aro-mas. Slightly on the sweet side, earthy, extracted and raisiny. Drinks more like a Port, and so well balanced that it sup-ports 15 percent alcohol. WW 86-87. Q „ Jerry Greenfield is The Wine Whisperer. Read his other writings at jerry COURTESY PHOTOAnalyzing wine can tell what has been added.JAN NORRIS/FLORIDA WEEKLYThe Southwest Bowl at Fresh Nation. JAN NORRIS/FLORIDA WEEKLYFresh Nation’s interior has a clean, industrial vibe.


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2 healthy living AUGUST 2017 ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLY Dental implants simplified with state-of-the-art surgery D ental implant restorations are replacement teeth comprised of several components: an implant post made of biocompatible titani-um that is anchored to the jawbone, an implant abutment that attaches to the implant and protrudes from the gum line, and a custom-made res-toration (often a crown or bridge) that is fitted onto the abutment for a natural appear-ance. Dental implants can be used to replace a single failing or missing tooth as well as multiple failing or missing teeth. In many cases, Dr. Jay Ajmo can replace all of a patients teeth with dental implants. Who is a candidate for dental implants? Most adults at any age who want to replace missing teeth are candidates. They are used to permanently replace a single missing tooth or multiple missing teeth and have become the optimum choice for many patients requiring tooth replacement and den-tal restoration. Implants also serve as secure attachments for removable den-tal prostheses such as full dentures or partial plates. What does a complete dental implant procedure involve? The process in our office has become simplified because we use state-of-the art techniques to surgically place and completely restore your implants, all in our specially designed cosmetic and implant facility in Palm Beach Gardens. Well schedule your implant surgery in our on-site surgical suite, where youll be kept comfortable and relaxed with a sedative, if necessary. Dr. Ajmo will place small, biocompat-ible implant posts precisely where your teeth are missing in your jaws. The same day, in many cases, he will attach abutments and temporary crowns to the implants. Your mouth will heal over the next few weeks and the implants will fuse to your jawbone over several months (a process called osseointegration). After the implants are securely fused to your jawbone, Dr. Ajmo will custom design perma-nent restorations that will look, feel and function like your real teeth. Your personal treatment plan might include a single tooth replacement with a cosmetic porcelain crown, the replacement of multiple teeth with permanent bridgework or a full set of replacement teeth. Dr. Ajmo also offers a variety of implant-retained denture options that firmly and securely sup-port removable appliances without the use of messy glues or denture adhe-sives. To ensure your comfort during implant procedures, we offer a vari-ety of relaxing sedation techniques, including mild oral and IV sedation. Since Dr. Ajmo is board certified in IV sedation and is highly skilled in all of these comprehensive implant services, you can be certain youre getting the most comfortable care pos-sible while feeling confident that youre receiving the absolute best in modern dentistry. Q Jay L. Ajmo D.D.S., P.A. PGA Center for Advanced Dentistry 7100 Fairway Dr., Suite 59 Palm Beach Before After


ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLY AUGUST 2017 healthy living 3 € BACK & SPINE SURGERY€ TOTAL JOINT SURGERY€ SPORTS MEDICINE€ ORTHOPEDIC REHAB Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center ORTHOPEDIC CARE Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center wants you to enjoy the course, the game, and be the healthiest you can be. Our team of ORTHOPEDIC SPECIALISTS has trained at some of the most prestigious medical schools in the nation. If you take care of your game on the course, we will take care of your orthopedic needs o the course.Call 561-625-5070 to register to attend one of our FREE Bone Density Screenings or for a complimentary physician referral. Setting the Gold Standard in Orthopedic Care 3360 Burns Road € Palm Beach Gardens € Is your weight getting in the way? W eight gain is a frequent com-plaint from patients and is an ongoing lifetime struggle. Obesity is a rising epidemic in our country. In the United States, it is esti-mated that 93 million Americans are affected by obesity and almost 112,000 annual deaths are attributable to obe-sity. Individuals affected by obesity are at a higher risk for impaired mobility and experience a negative social stigma com-monly associated with obesity. Being affected by excess weight, obesity or morbid obe-sity significantly increases the risk of developing many other diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, stroke, osteoarthritis and much more. Unlike diabetes and hyper-tension, obesity can-not hide from those around you.Weight management is a partnership between the patient, their family and the healthcare team. This partnership is one that is developed on an individual basis with each patient. Management of obesity includes diet, exercise, behavior modification and nutri-tional counseling. In most cases, medica-tions for weight-loss (pharmacotherapy), supervised very-low calorie diets, struc-tured meal plans and injectable vitamins like B12 are prescribed. Most people have little or no side effects.Getting a handle on eating behaviors is key to making a significant long-term change. While no one likes to keep food logs that require writing down all food eaten, this exercise has been shown to be important for long-term success. With all the variation in serving sizes, most individuals do not have a good under-standing of how many calories are actu-ally consumed in one day. Therefore, it is recommended that individuals keep a complete food log. This will also help the providers to get a better handle on areas of the diet to focus on at follow-up visits. The current weight-loss model as patients and providers know it, needs to be reversed. With pharmacotherapy as the core and foundation, then diet, exer-cise and behavioral modification as essen-tial adjuncts. Once a desirable weight is achieved, a maintenance program needs to be continued using pharmacotherapy, diet, exercise and behavior modification. The medications suppress appetite, con-trol cravings, improve insulin sensitivity and lower the metabolic set point. One particular method of weight loss using medications is with the use of prescription hCG. This also can be com-bined with lipotropic (fat burning) and B12 injections. Patients can lose up to 20 pounds in 20 days or 40 pounds in 40 days. Many studies have shown that accountability is one of the major fac-tors influencing the ability of individuals to maintain long-term weight loss. Obe-sity is not a disease thats conquered in a day, month or year. It is a disease that must be fought every day for the rest of ones life. Weekly weigh-ins are a useful tool to hold individuals accountable. Just knowing there will be a weekly weigh-in decreases caloric consumption. Other options for weight loss under the supervision of a health care pro-vider is The Ideal Protein Weight Loss Method. It is a medically designed pro-tocol containing two key components „ weight loss and a healthier lifestyle education to assist you in maintaining your results after dieting. The Ideal Protein Weight Loss Method is learning to live off of the bodys own fat reserves. First the body depletes its simple and complex carbohydrate reserves and then turns simultaneously to its protein and fat reserves for energy. Do you think you have a slow metabolism? Do you have trouble losing weight no matter what you do? Do you feel like your weight is getting in the way of your relationship, job and quality of life? Medically supervised weight loss is easier, faster and safer than standard diets because you are under the care of a physician throughout the course of your treatment. At Youthful Balance Medical Center, we can use medications and diet tools not available in commercial or self-directed diets. Call Youthful Balance Medical Center today and let us come up with a weight-loss plan together! Q Jennifer Nicholson Nurse Practitioner Youthful Balance 10887 N. Military Trail, No. 7, Palm Beach Gardens(561)


4 healthy living AUGUST 2017 ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLYChecklist for a “Care”-versation with your parent’s doctor H ow well your dad or mom com-municates with his or her doctor can have a big impact on their health care. Unfortunately, talking to the doctor isnt always easy for an older person. Often loved ones are afraid to ask questions, voice their concerns, and get suggestions. In 2017, we have a digital-driven, high-tech, medical environment where treatments are touted on TV and many health care ques-tions are answered by Google or WebMD. So it makes sense that todays patient „ doctor relation-ship is more of a working partner-ship. As folks age, it becomes more important than ever to talk often, and feel comfort-able with their doctor because they have more medical conditions and treatments to discuss. Having an extra pair of eyes and ears, as well as moral support and someone to take notes can be very helpful, so con-sider accompanying your parent to the doctors office. Help your senior parent have a careŽ-versation with their doc-tor! Use this checklist to support them in taking an active role in their health-care at the next appointment with their physician or geriatrician. 1. Before your parents doctor visita. Listen to, and then make a list of the health concerns they have to take with you. Encourage them to be truthful „ being honest about how you are feel-ing is not weakness,Ž and does NOT make you a complainer!Ž b. Write down all that has transpired since their last visit. Note what condi-tions have changed, what new symp-toms have appeared, how their medica-tion is working, any tests or treatments since the last visit per other physicians consulted. c. Bring a complete list of any medications they are currently taking. d. Find out ahead of time if they will need to give a urine sample, skip break-fast because of a blood test, or have an X-ray/MRI beforehand and then bring the images along. e. If this is a NEW doctor, be sure to have their complete medical history sent to the medical office ahead of time. 2. During the doctor visita. Be sure your loved one shares as much information with the doctor as pos-sible about their habits and routine, from what they eat to how they sleep, and what changes have recently occurred. b. Remind them not to belittle, or leave out any symptoms or changes because they think them unimportant. The fre-quency, severity, and what brought them on needs to brought to the doctors attention. c. Review with the doctor all current medications, possible side effects or inter-actions with other medicines and over the counter drugs. d. Make sure your parent is open about their mental and emotional state as well as their physical issues. Talk about any life changes they recently experienced such as selling their house and moving, or death of a loved one. Depression and anxiety are real, and can cause symptoms or mimic medical conditions. 3. When a diagnosis is madea. TAKE NOTES! b. Find out what medical tests are needed and why, what it might cost, and how best to prepare for the test. How long will it be before you get the results? c. If you are bringing your parents to the doctor to discuss results from tests already taken, make sure the doctor explains what the results mean, what may have caused the condition, and how long it may last. Can it be cured? Treated or managed? d. If the doctor prescribes a medication, find out the dosing directions and whether there are any restrictions while taking it. Address possible side effects, what to do if a dose is forgotten, or refills are needed. e. If your parent must make an immediate decision regarding a treat-ment for a serious illness, be sure they thoroughly discuss the choices and options with the doctor, including the risks, benefits, timing, and co-pays. 4. Before you leave the doctors officea. Ask if the doctor has any brochures or educational resources related to your parents medical condition, or the medi-cations and treatments he has prescribed. b. Ask what proactive changes Mom or Dad might need to make to their life-style and daily habits to improve health and well-being. Adult children must remember not to dismiss a loved ones medical symptoms as normal aging!Ž Dementia is some-times a misdiagnosed physical condi-tion that can be reversed. Not all trem-ors mean Mom or Dad has Parkinsons, but early diagnosis of both dementia and Parkinsons, and many other illness, is extremely important „ so it is criti-cal to discuss, not dismiss, symptoms with the doctor. Keep in mind that pri-vate duty homecare services can also have a positive impact on your parents health. A Home Health Agency can pro-vide transportation and companionship for doctor visits when a family mem-ber is not available, as well as another set of eyes and ears that can report back to you. If the doctor feels your parent would benefit from additional assistance with their daily routine, an agency can coordinate with the doctor to provide a caregiver or companion to help at home while they are recovering, under treatment, or dealing with post-operative protocols. Q „ Visiting Angels of the Palm Beaches has a refreshing and award-winning approach to homecare relationships. Let our AngelsŽ help you or a loved one while recovering from illness, accident or surgery, or assist with the care and companionship needed to remain comfortably and safely at home while aging in place, or living with Alzheimers and Parkinsons. Call 561-328-7611 or visit *This article is not intended as medical advice Irv Seldin, JD President and Owner, Visiting Angels of the Palm Beaches Visit us online atS A LOT TO LIKE


ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLY AUGUST 2017 healthy living 5 Learn more at Fall 2017 Session includes eight classes and one all-day session.Students who register for the Fall session will be invited to participate in a research collaborative exploring the depths of MBSR. Compensation of $75 will be awarded to participants. Information will be provided at the October 10 orientation. Orientation Tuesday, October 10 | 10 a.m. … 12:30 p.m. or 6 … 8:30 p.m. Classes October 17, 24, 31, November 7, 14, 21, 28, December 5, 12 10 a.m. … 12:30 p.m. or 6 … 8:30 p.m. Retreat Saturday, December 2 | 8:45 a.m. … 4:30 p.m. Location Calcagnini Center for Mindfulness at Jupiter Me dical Center, 1210 S. Old Dixie Hwy., Jupiter Reservations are required. Space limited to 30 participants per session. For more information or to register, visit or call 561-660-1828. Jupiter Medical Center, in collaboration with the University of Massachusetts Center for Mindfulness, is pleased to offer Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR). Thousands have bene“ tted from this comprehensive, eight-week course. MBSR is offered as a complement to traditional medical and psychological treatments. It is proven to be effective in helping to treat work, family and “ nancial stress and anxiety in addition to many common conditions such as sleep disorders, fatigue, headaches and high blood pressure. In this intensive training, you will learn to access and cultivate your natural capacity to actively engage in caring for yourself and “ nd greater balance, ease, and peace of mind. NOW OPEN! Enroll in classes at the new Calcagnini Center for Mindfulness Stress Less, Live More Healthier Jupiter announces results and progress M ore than 70 people recently gathered at the Raso Education Cen-ter at Jupiter Medical Center to hear an update on the work that Healthier Jupiter has been doing in their fiveto seven-year initiative to improve the health of our community. Project Director, Car-rie Browne, shared the results of the 10 groups who received last years $2,500 mini-grants. Highlights included a collabo-ration between American Youth Soccer and the culinary program at Jupiter Com-munity High School to hold a banquet featuring healthy food and education for the soccer league and the new Rec on the MoveŽ outreach program hosted by Town of Jupiter Recreation Department to bring healthy activities to our community parks. Guests also heard about Healthier Jupiters monthly Walk & TalkŽ program, its fund-ing of Jupiter Tequesta Athletic League (JTAA) scholarships and seasonal Jupi-ter Farmers Market at El Sol, and the weekly Zumba in the ParkŽ program, among others. Joanna Peluso, Healthier Jupiters outreach coordinator, shared the results of their second yearlong health survey, which showed that 62 percent of our residents feel they need to lose weight, 65 percent would like to be more active, and only 40 percent are aware of the risk factors for Type 2 diabetes. Healthier Jupiter is a community initiative addressing health and quality of life issues starting with diabetes. Diabetes was selected because promoting healthy lifestyles can lower diabetes risk and complications as well as many other chronic diseases. Mrs. Browne also unveiled Healthier Jupiters new Walk on JupiterŽ initiative; a physical fitness challenge to encourage everyone in our commu-nity to walk and COLLECTIVELY achieve the distance it would take to land on the planet Jupiter. Walking is one of the simplest and least expensive ways to increase your physical activity. You can join the Walk on Jupiter challenge by becoming a Walking Captain creating and leading your own group, or by joining a Walking Crew. For information on Healthier Jupiters programs or to become a Walking Captain, visit or contact project director Carrie Browne at 561-263-7580, or Healthier Jupiter is a community initiative addressing health and quality of life issues starting with diabetes. Diabetes was selected because promoting healthy life-styles can lower diabetes risk and compli-cations as well as many other chronic dis-eases. Healthier Jupiter is funded through a grant from Palm Healthcare Foundation. Q


6 healthy living AUGUST 2017 ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLYWhat women should know about stroke PALM BEACH GARDENS MEDICAL CENTER D id you know that stroke is the third leading cause of death for women? Approximately 55,000 more women than men have a stroke each year, and it kills twice as many women as breast cancer each year. Thats why it is so important to be famil-iar with the symptoms and risks associated with women and stroke. When it comes to a stroke, every minute counts. If you, or some-one you are with, expe-riences the symptoms of stroke, seek medical attention immediately. The sooner treatment begins, the better chance for recovery. Women and men experience many of the same symptoms of stroke: Q Sudden numbness or weakness of the face, arm or leg Q Confusion Q Difficulty speaking Q Problems with vision Q Loss of balance or coordination Q Trouble walking Q Sudden onset of a severe headache for no known cause. However, some signs of stroke are unique to women, such as: Q Rapid onset of hiccups Q Nausea Q Fatigue Q Chest pain Q Face and limb pain Q Shortness of breath or heart palpitations. Experiencing stroke symptoms? The signs of stroke require immediate attention. Never wait more than five minutes to dial 9 -1-1 if you e xperience even one of the symptoms. You could be experiencing a stroke even if you dont exhibit all of the symp-toms. Its also important that you check the time, as the responding medical provid-ers will need to know when your first symptoms occurred. Strokes caused by blood clots, which are called ischemic strokes and are the most common type, can be treated with clot-busting drugs such as tPA, or tissue plasminogen activator. But in order to be effective, the medication must be administered within three hours of the initial onset of symptoms. Anticoagulants, such as warfarin and antiplatelet drugs, such as aspirin, may be prescribed to help prevent a stroke in people who are high risk. In other cases, surgery may be recommended to treat or prevent stroke. Carotid endarterectomy can be performed to remove fatty deposits that clog the carotid artery in the neck. If a person does have a stroke, rehabilitation can help rebuild strength, capability and confidence to continue daily activities. Risk factors Women and men share many of the same risk factors for stroke. While a person of any age can have a stroke, risk increases with age. In fact, the chances of having a stroke double every 10 years after the age of 55. Other risk factors include a family history of stroke, high blood pressure or cholesterol, smok-ing, diabetes, being overweight and not exercising. Q Women also have some exclusive risk factors that could raise their risk of having a stroke, which include:Q Taking birth control pillsQ Experiencing natural changes in the body during pregnancy that increase blood pressure and put stress on the heartQ Using hormone replacement therapy to relieve symptoms of menopauseQ Being postmenopausal and having a waist that is larger than 35.2 inches and a triglyceride level higher than 128 milligrams per literQ Suffering from migraines In addition, AfricanAmerican women have more strokes than Cau-casian women, and stroke is the number one cause of death for Hispanic women. Prevention The good news is that there are steps to prevent stroke. Women can actively reduce the risk of stroke by: Q Monitoring their blood pressure Q Not smoking Q Knowing their cholesterol and triglyceride levels and taking steps to improve those levels, if necessary Q Limiting alcohol Q Maintaining a healthy weightGenerally, it is safe for young, healthy women to take birth control pills. How-ever, risk of stroke increases in some women who are over 35, smoke, have diabetes and/or high blood pressure/cholesterol. Q Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center names new medical director of bariatric program P alm Beach Gardens Medical Cen-ter has appointed John Bacha, D.O., as its new medical director of the bariatric program. The bariatric program offers several treatments for patients including: Q LAP-BAND Adjustable Gastric Banding Q Gastric Bypass Q Sleeve Gastrectomy This program is an opportunity for individuals to lose weight in a way thats safe and may even help improve related conditions such as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease,Ž said Dianne Golden-berg, chief execu-tive officer of Palm Beach Gar-dens Medical Cen-ter. This is the kind of care that can benefit some-ones health long-term.ŽDr. Bacha is a board certified general surgeon who specializes in bariatric procedures. Procedures such as bariatric surgery can have a significant impact on your quality of life,Ž said Dr. Bacha. This can include not only your physi-cal abilities but mental function as well.Ž Dr. Bacha received his bariatric and robotic training at Wayne State Uni-versity and the University of Miami. He then completed his residency through Michigan State University at Macomb-Oakland Hospital in Madi-son Heights, Michigan. He earned his medical degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Penn sylv ania. He received his bachelors from Penn State University, graduating with honors in biology. Q Gardens Medical Center offers outpatient nutrition services P alm Beach Gardens Medical Cen-ter is now offering an outpatient nutrition program to help patients with their dietary needs and goals. The program is designed to provide com-prehensive nutrition assessment and education, including individualized nutrition consultation for patients who require medical nutrition therapy. This program allows registered dietitians to monitor the patients and create a dietary plan thats tailored perfectly for them,Ž said Dianne Goldenberg, chief executive officer of Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center. With an appointment, patients can expect a registered dietitian to provide individual counseling for food aller-gies and intolerances, weight concerns, heart disease, kidney disease, hypertension, digestive disorders, liver disease, vitamin and mineral deficiencies, high cholesterol and diabetes. The program is based at the Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center Out-patient Rehabilitation Center at 2503 Burns Road in Palm Beach Gardens. To learn more, call 561-776-8584. Q BACHA


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FLORIDA WEEKL Y www .FloridaW OCTOBER 19 What is the most significant change youve seen in your industr y over the past year?Appealing to a younger demographic that activ ely participates and desires to liv e in a pri va te r esort sty le enclav e that is built around golf and t ennis. What improvements, innovations or changes do you foresee in your industry in the coming year or two? What about further in the future?P olo Club has strategically in v ested $25 million o v er the past two years to addr ess and meet the changing desires of the club industry s next gener ation of buye rs Ž Mo r e specif icall y club impro v ements and enhanc ements include fiv e destination dining v enue experienc es, a f amil y recr eation c omplex (FR C), addition of a ro oft op b alcon y ov e r looking the pu tting g reen, lakes and FR C. T he club  s 38, 000-square-foot health club w as c omplet ely tr ansformed into a state-of -the-art spa/ wellness/ f itnes s center. The club of fers o v er 3 50 special ev ents and activities annuall y including ent ertainment, arts, cultural, social and a street f air. In summary theŽnew P olo Club of Boca Raton Ž speaks t o adults and families looking for an activ e r esort-infused en vir onment in which to liv e and pla y within the ga tes. P olo honestl y rivals any 5-Star destination r esort in all of Sou th Florida.What are three key challenges your industry is facing? How is your industry responding to these? How is your company responding to these?In the past, w hen a country club opened its doors … people would just come. For any club to r emain competitiv e the y must remain rele vant and in v est in actual mark et ing. While all clubs ar e not, in fact, created equal „ P olo Club is unique in that within the g a tes there are 24 distinct home communities within the c ommunity The clubhouse is a world-class facilit y boasting fiv e r estaur ants „ from 5-S tar t o casual f ar e. Getting pot ential new members on one or both of our golf courses as w ell as encouraging play in our 27 -c ourt t ennis c omplex clear l y demonstr at es what mak es this club so different from others. Again, the key t o sustaining and attracting new members is mark eting a compelling st ory to potential new consumer s and bu yers.Name the top three elements orpractices that have been absolutelycritical in the success of your business?C ontinually asses sing and inv esting in pr operty f acility impro v ements from asthetics to technology S triving to cr eate and deli v er unique member experiences and a service cultur e that exudes warmth and genuine hospitalit y F orward thinking, trend-set ting mark eting.If you could go back in time what are two things you would have done differently in your company?P olo Club has a very supporti v e forward-thinking, pr ogressiv e Board of Gov ernor s. So ther e r eall y isnt any thing I think w e should hav e done differently I just wish we had mor e time to g et ev erything done that we d like to do ... just quick er. What are two things you d like to change about your industr y now? Your company?I think the industry needs t o c ontinually think cr eati v ely W e hav e to w ork t o find way s and means to expose youth, t eens and younger adults to both sports … golf and t ennis. N ot onl y ar e the y actually g ood f or you from a ph y sical exercise perspecti v e … both sports are also pr o vide a great w ay t o meet and mak e new friends as w ell as to challenge us. Within the conte xt of your current marketing/promotional strategy how do you differentiate your company from your competitors?W e hir ed a mar k eting pr ofessional from ou tside of the club industry and choose to hir e someone with a hospitalit y backg round. Our director of mark eting under stands target feeder mark eting, e-commerce and digital mark eting, and s ales. Our decision to mo v e a w ay fr om a tr aditional membership mindset to a mark eting mindset has benef itted the club significantly .What one area of your industry would you like to take the time to learn more about?Im alw ay s r eading and researching and focus mor e on what luxury hotel resorts ar e doing. I think a great deal of what the y do can and does benefit how we at P olo Club deliv ery unique member experienc es and w orld-class ev ents. What s your superpower?ŽMy e xecu ti v e team. Having a strong team of individuals working together with the same common goal is critical. What are you proudest of in 2016? M y e xecu ti v e team and the staff of P olo Club They c ontinue t o enhance our member experienc es and that inspires me. What is your finish line?Ž Or, what does success look like to you for 2016?T her e s ne v er a f inish line.Ž T here s onl y w hats next?Ž I oft en say T he best is yet t o c ome.Ž And it is.How is social media impacting your industry or business this year? What s in store for 2017?Signif icantly The digital worlds future is actually right now. T oday T echnology is one of the most vital components in get ting Polo Club in front of consumer s and pot ential new home bu yers and member s. Q Forwar d thinking, tr end-setting marketingBrett Morris Polo Club of Boca Raton WHO AM I?NAME: Brett Morris TITLE AND COMPANY : P olo Club of Boca RatonYEARS WITH THE COMPANY : Four -plus YEARS IN COUNTY: Four -plus NA TURE OF BUSINESS: Private Residential Country Club ResortEDUCA TION: Culinary Institute of America HOMETOWN: Wyckoff, NJ / 9 ( 7 Y OUR WAY GOLF | TENNIS | DESTINATION DINING | SPA & FITNESS | F AMILY RESORT A CTIVITIES NOW OFFERING 10-YEAR GOLF AND TENNIS MEMBERSHIPS For information, call today!5400 Champion Blv d. Boca Rat on. FL 334 96 561-995-1780 www .poloclub .net ER mth n g marat are e rtiv e B oard of nt any done dif more time we d like to ke to now? Your ds to c onl y W e hav e y s and means teens and o both sports s. Not onl y y g ood f or sical exercise both sports are great w ay t o k e new friend challeng e us. Within the conte xt o marketing/promoti do you differentiat your competitors? 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Creative mar k eting and str at egies to get our messag e to the communit y and pediatric medical servic es are a top priorit y. The House is a per f ect plac e to v olunteer Outreach to these terrific groups is another ongoing ef f ort along with building str ong, significant r elationships with our donors and support ers. Name the top three elements or practices that have been absolutely critical in the success of your business?S taying true t o our mis sion, int egrity and outstanding st e w ar dship ar e the three practic es that ha ve been absolutel y critical t o our suc cess. Each day we welc ome children and f amilies w ho are f acing some of their most dif f icult days. These g uests, along with volunteers and support ers, understand e x actly w hat w e do the minu te that the y cros s the thr eshold. W e have cared f or thous ands of families in need over the past 15 year s and each g uest has been gi ven much mor e than just lodging. The y r ecei ve a huge embrace fr om the c ommunit y and the peac e of mind that the y will g et through a t errible time with support and caring.If you could go back in time, what are two things you would have done differently in your company?What an honor to be a founding boar d member to CEO and to ha ve been with the H ouse sinc e it w as just an idea of the Junior League of the Palm B eaches. Iv e seen the org anization g o thr ough a fe w evolu tions and, t o be honest, I w ouldn t change a thing. Each boar d member has added v alue and prof essionalism to the business. Each guest has brought the need f or care and c omp assion and the H ouse has al w ays pr ovided those things in abundance. Each donor and support er under stands the impact that they ha ve made in so many li ves each and e very day. These servic es and c ommitment, laced with c omp assion, ar e the hallmark of what Quantum H ouse embodies. What s your superpower? M y fa ther used to s ay that if something is worth doing, it s worth doing right. What I con ve y t o the Quantum H ouse team is: Lets do this, lets do it right and lets ha ve some fun along the w ay. Who can ar gue with that? And, in the w ords of T im McGr aw al w ays stay humble and kind.ŽWhat are you proudest of in 2016?201 6 has been a w orld clas s y ear. Quantum H ouse broke g round on a 20, 000 square f oot e xpansion in March of 2015. In Ma y of 2 01 6, w e held the ribbon cu tting on this magnificent project. Since Ma y of 2 001, Quantum House has served thous ands of f amilies from acr os s the globe and fr om right down the street in a 1 0 suit e building. Now we can serv e three times that many with 30 guest suit es and mor e amenities such as a f itness center pla yr ooms, laundry and business centers, ou tdoor veranda, pu tting green and pla yground. For w hat man y ma y consider a small or g anization, Quantum House took on the challenge of a $5 000, 000 W elc ome Home capital camp aign and has been successful. Because of a thought ful and committed boar d of dir ector s led by Kathleen Emmett, gener-ous supporters and camp aign leader ship fr om C a thy and J ack Flagg, this g rassr oots, local non-profit made it happen in record time with unpar alleled r esults. Glidden Spina + P artner s designed a homeŽ and H edrick Brothers built it while sta ying true t o our mis sion and culture. What is your finish line?Ž Or what does success look like to you for 2016?S uc cess in 2 01 6 is get ting all of the ne w suit es on line providing lodging and love to hundreds more f amilies, providing opportunities for the c ommunit y t o join in on our journe y by prep aring meals, or g anizing arts and cr afts, playing golf r eading stories, sharing their pets and all of their tal-ents with the families w ho call Quantum House home. Because w e are not e xclusive to an y illness or injury, we can s wing the doors wide open and roll ou t the welc ome mat t o so many. While our presenc e is local, our impact is truly glob al with f amilies from I tal y, Poland, Isr ael or fr om right here in Palm B each C ount y.How is social media impacting your industry or business this year?Social media allo w s Quantum H ouse to shar e the message that the f amilies w e car e f or ar e just lik e you. Each of us has a child in our li ves, a son or daught er niec e or nephe w a child of a friend, so each of us might need a place lik e Quantum House. I t s a universal theme that resonates with every one and F acebook, Twit ter and Instagram highlight the f aces and smiles of the childr en, the folks w ho prep ar e dinner or the joy of snuggling with a therapy dog. What s in store for 2017?201 7 will mar k one y ear in our e xpanded H ouse. I t will be a time to celebrate this ac complishment and continue our work. We will r emain a bit lik e Switzer land „ we dont car e w here these families come fr om, what languag e they speak, their religion, their ph ysician or the weight of their w allet. What w e car e about is helping them get through this rough p a tch with their precious childr en and get ting them home Q Staying true to our mission, integrity and outstanding stewar dship Roberta H. Jurne yQuantum House WHO AM I?NAME: Roberta H. Jurney TITLE AND COMP ANY: CEO Quantum House YEARS WITH THE COMP ANY: Since 1997 as member of Junior Lea gue of the Palm Beaches; founding board member since 2001; CEO since 2008 YEARS IN COUNTY: 50 NA TURE OF BUSINESS: Nonprofit EDUCATION: Cardinal Newman High School Go Crusaders!; Spring Hill College, Mobile Alabama BS degreeHOMETOWN: North end of P alm Beach County b u ildi ng n ships with s e nts or pracol ute l y cr i t i r busines s? si on, i ntegr i d s h ip ar e t h e b een a b soss. Eac h and f amilies e ir most di falong with un d erstan d i nute t h at W e h ave m ili es e ars i ven i ng. a ce t he i ll e right and let s have some fun along the w ay. Who can ar gue wit h t hat? And, in the w ords o f Tim McGr aw alw a y s sta y humble and ki nd .Ž What are y ou p roudest of in 2016 ? 201 6 has been a w orld clas s y ear. Q uantum House b ro k e g roun d on a 2 0, 000 s q uare f oot e x p ansion in March of 2015. In Ma y of 201 6, w e held the ribbon cu tting on this magni f icent pr oj ect. S ince Ma y of 2 0 01 Q uant um H o u se ha s se rv e d th o u s and s of f amilies from acr os s the globe and fr om r ig ht down the street in a 1 0 suit e building. Now we can serv e th ree times t h at man y wit h 3 0 guest suit es and mo re am e niti es s u c h a s a f itn ess center pla yr ooms, laun d ry and busines s centers, ou t d oor veran d a, putting gr een and pl ay gr ound. For w h at many ma y consi d er a small or ga niz ation, Qu ant um H o u se t oo k o n th e challenge of a $ 5, 000, 000 W elc ome Home c ap ital camp aign an d h as b een su cc es sf ul B ec au se of a thought ful and co mmitt e d bo ar d of d irector s led by Kathl een Emmet t, generous su pp ort ers and ca mp ai gn l ea d ers h i p f rom C a thy and J ack Fl ag g, this gr assr oots, l ocal non-pro f it made c r W i P P H i t w u d a p v o t o d t W e c c b w l t w t t t GOLF | TENNIS | DESTINATION DINING | SPA & FITNESS | F AMI LY RES S ORT T T Current Market Trends in Various Industries Along with Economic Predictions for 2018 in a Candid Q&A Format. For Advertising Opportunities Contact Your Account Executive at 561.904.6470 PUBLICATION DATE: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2017ADVERTISING DEADLINE: WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2017 AT 12PM Looking to learn economic insights from the areas top CEOs, Directors and Business Owners? THEN READ...


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10 healthy living AUGUST 2017 ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLYGet your kids on their back-to-school sleep cycle PALM BEACH CHILDRENS HOSPITAL N ow that school is back in ses-sion, some children may still be adjusting to their new bedtime. After spending a whole sum-mer staying up later than normal, its time to once again help establish a new routine to help maximize your childs performance in school. Although some families might have had a seamless transition back to an earlier bedtime, here are some help-ful tips for those families who may still be in this process. How much sleep should your child be getting? The amount of sleep children need gradually decreases as they mature. Newborns usually nap about 16 hours through the day and night, while older children need about 10 hours of sleep per night. If a child doesnt get enough sleep, it may lead to difficulties in school, anxiety disorders and behavioral problems. Parents can help by following these steps: Q Stick to the same bedtime every night, even on weekends. Q Turn off the television, video games and computer at least one hour before going to bed and start winding down with a consistent routine that includes brushing teeth, going to the bathroom and maybe reading a short story. Q Make sure the place to sleep is comfortable. Q Keep a low noise level in the house while the child is asleep. How to help adjust to early mornings While helping your child go to bed earlier on school nights is a big accomplishment, its only half the battle! Weeks of laidback mornings are now refocused on getting up early, getting dressed, brushing hair and teeth, making sure all supplies are prepared and having an adequate breakfast within a stricter time frame. Here are some techniques that may help with your new morning schedules: Q Make sure you have enough time to get going „ it could take up to a week for a child to transition from sleeping inŽ to waking up early. Parents can help this transition by gradually waking their kids up earli-er in 15 or 30 minute increments, but ensure that they still get the hours of sleep they need for their age. Q Prepare as much as you can the night before „ this may help reduce the morning scramble leading up to your departure for school and work. Try picking outfits, packing lunches and loading up book bags before pre-paring for bed the night before. Q Dont let the weekends undo all your hard work „ the last thing youd want is for your child to sleep in all weekend, potentially erasing all the structure youve helped create for your weekday schedule. Encour-age your kids to stick to their week-day wakeup time, even on weekends, by explaining that this may help them adjust to their new sleep sched-ule sooner. We heal for them The medical professionals at the Palm Beach Childrens Hospital at St. Marys Medical Center are trained to treat your child for a variety of con-ditions. Our hospital treats patients needing treatment for pediatric care including surgical intervention, emer-gent or traumatic injuries, orthopedic problems and more. For more information about the services offered at Palm Beach Childrens Hospital, please visit Q Pebbles in your plumbing?Don’t let kidney stones send you to the emergency room NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTHEach year, more than 1 million people in the U.S. rush to the emergency room with pain caused by a kidney stone. Many of them say passing a kidney stone is more painful than giving birth. Kidney stones are hard, pebble-like pieces of material that form in one or both kidneys. Theyre caused by high levels of certain minerals in your urine. Stones vary in size from tiny crystals that can only be seen with a microscope to stones more than an inch wide. Tiny stones may pass out of your body with-out your even noticing. With larger stones, you wont be so lucky. Stones that are larger than a pencil eraser can get stuck in the urinary tract „ and that can really hurt. Everyone is at some risk for developing kidney stones. It is a very common condition,Ž says Dr. Ziya Kirkali, a urologist at the National Institutes of Health, adding one out of 11 individuals in the U.S. is affected by the disease. Kidney stones can form at any age, but they usually appear during middle age (40s to 60s). Of those who develop one stone, half will develop at least one more in the future. Probably one of the most important reasons why people form stones is dehydration,Ž Dr. Kirkali says. When urine is too concentrated, minerals can build up and form stones. I cant over-emphasize the importance of drink-ing plenty of water, because thats the most effective way of preventing kidney stone disease.Ž During the warmest months of the year, youre at greatest risk of becoming dehydrated. So it is really important to drink more than you usually drink when its hot outside, compared with how much you drink during the cooler days or months,Ž Dr. Kirkali says. To detect kidney stones, your doctor may order lab or imaging tests. Lab tests look in urine for blood, signs of infec-tion, minerals (like calcium) and stones. Blood tests can also detect high levels of certain minerals. About 80 percent of all stones are made of calcium oxalate, Dr. Kirkali says. Knowing what the stones are made of can help guide treatment. Treatment also depends on the stones size and location. CT scans or plain X-ray imaging can help your doc-tor pinpoint the location and estimate the size of a kidney stone. Depending on what your doctor finds, you might be prescribed medicine and advised to drink a lot of fluids. Or you might need a procedure to break up or remove the kidney stone. There are different procedures for breaking up or removing kidney stones. One method delivers shock waves to the stone from outside of the body. Other strategies involve inserting a tool into the body, either through the urinary tract or directly into the kidney through surgery. After the stone is located, it can be broken up into smaller pieces. NIH-supported scientists are studying ways to prevent kidney stones from returning. We always tell our patients to drink more, but its not so easy to really increase your fluid intake,Ž Dr. Kirkali says. A new study is testing a method to encourage people to drink more fluids each day. Other NIH-fund-ed studies are trying to unravel why some people seem more at risk of devel-oping kidney stones. Still others are looking into how to better detect stones and treat them. Dont let the pain of kidney stones send you to the emergency room. Keep hydrated. But if you develop any of the symptoms listed in the accompanying box, see your doctor right away. Q Kidney stone cluesSee your health-care provider if you have any of these symptoms:>> Sharp, severe pains in your back, side, lower belly or groin >> Nausea and vomiting >> Blood in your urine, making it look pink, red, or brown >> Constant need to empty your bladder >> Pain when you urinate >> Dif culty urinating


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