Articles Posted by Amy Woods
Articles Posted by Amy Woods
Power couple Katherine Heigl and Josh Kelley help the Nicklaus Children's Health Care Foundation raise more than $500,000 at the 2019 Golden Heart Luncheon.
The Executive Women of the Palm Beaches Foundation has tapped Lara Logan, a TV personality whose name is synonymous with CBS News, as keynote speaker for the April 17 Women In Leadership Awards.
Tracy Butler, director of education at the Kravis Center, says the performing arts hall’s education programs change lives. Funded by the Palm Beach Wine Auction and aimed at elementary- and high-school students, they enable youths to tap into their creativity.
Liv Vesely, president of Jupiter Medical Center Foundation, balances the demands of a $300-million campaign, an upcoming Ironman race and an 8-year-old daughter.
Jillian Michaels of “The Biggest Loser” made the audience laugh out loud—and look within—during a powerful presentation at PGA National Resort & Spa.
Stephanie Cassatly is a first-time author with a telling tale of forgiveness titled Notice of Release, which chronicles the fatal shooting of the Jupiter resident’s mother and the research-rich road to redeeming the dying killer.
Ashley Busch has begun bumping, hooking and knocking now that the start of polo season in the Palm Beaches has arrived. The 27-year-old team leader of Altair Polo plays her first match this month at the Grand Champions Polo Club in Wellington.
Mariel Hemingway will share her secrets to success with the sold-out crowd at KidSanctuary Campus’ fashion-meets-philanthropy fundraiser next month.
Born and raised in North Palm Beach, local lawyer Steve Mathison cares for a community coming of age as large-scale developments unfold.
New Yorker-turned-Palm Beacher Judith Ripka is a jewelry designer for the stars who celebrates the 40th anniversary of her eponymous brand this year.
by Amy Woods Mar 28, 2017 05:41 PM
Locals can now spin and party their calories away at the newly opened CycleBar location in Palm Beach Gardens. The local studio officially opened in Donald Ross Village on Thursday, March 23, following a ribbon cutting and ceremonial first ride.
Happy hour. The words conjure up images of a cold beer in a laid-back bar or a frozen concoction on a sunny outdoor deck, both enjoyed after the workday has come and gone. Palm Beach County provides plenty of places for locals to indulge in low-priced eats and drinks, and live music.
The Palm Beaches abound with culinary creativity, proving when it comes to food, the sky is the limit. Discover 12 gluttonous, creative and exotic dishes that will wow your eyes and taste buds.
The grass is always greener at a garden party. Glorious weather, gourmet food and guests gathering to socialize as they soak up the South Florida sun make such alfresco affairs appealing. Sandals and sundresses for the women. Slip-ons and slacks for the men. Sparkling seasonal beverages. What’s not to like? From ours to yours, here’s how to put together a garden party in your own backyard.
In such a beautiful and bustling city, there’s no excuse for doing the classic dinner-and-a-movie routine. Get creative with these six date ideas that take advantage of all that Palm Beach has to offer.
by Amy Woods Jan 10, 2017 01:33 PM
Extraordinary etchings and towering tapestries by Spanish surrealist Salvador Dali have taken over Onessimo Fine Art in Palm Beach Gardens.
If our future lies in the hands of our youth, chances are we’ll be A-OK. From entrepreneurs to philanthropists to athletes, these 20 standout youth are making a difference and leaving their mark on our community.
by Amy Woods Dec 07, 2016 05:10 PM
Three hundred fans of fashion and fun attended an event with Kristen Taekman, of "The Real Housewives of New York City," and South Florida celebrity DJ Vinny Vinsane to usher in the holiday-shopping season.
The most wonderful time of the year has arrived, bringing a sleigh full of events and experiences, magic and music, and plenty of cheer to Florida’s east coast. Take advantage of our holiday festivals preview so that your days will be merry and bright.
The time has come for big-box brands to bow down to boutique businesses. From clothiers to furniture-makers to purveyors of pet accessories, take a step into one of these local shops in the Palm Beaches during this holiday season.