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by Amy Woods

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.

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by Kristen Desmond LeFevre

West Palm Beach’s Brandon Rinker takes the helm of an up-and-coming lifestyle brand that celebrates the state his grandfather helped build, block by cement block.

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by Kristen Desmond LeFevre Also on Digital Edition

Keri Morrison wants to ensure that not one more child drowns. But in a state with the highest rate of childhood drownings in the nation (approximately 80 each year, enough to fill four Florida preschool classrooms), she’s got her work cut out for her.

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by Kristen Desmond LeFevre Also on Digital Edition

Matthew Raptis doesn’t judge a book by its cover alone. He also judges it by its publication date, its condition and its relative rarity in the antiquarian book marketplace. Think print is dead? For avid collectors of rare books, it’s anything but.

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by Amy Woods Also on Digital Edition

Mary Bonner lost a loved one to cancer and turned the tragedy into a personal mission to help not only those with the deadly disease but also non-profits that aid adults and children in Martin and Saint Lucie counties.

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by Josh Cohen Also on Digital Edition

What people don’t realize about being a celebrity bodyguard is: that the people we secure and protect have regular lives, families, personal issues and drama just like anybody else. At times we have to protect them from themselves as well.

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by Melissa Puppo Also on Digital Edition

With her signature fiery red hair paired with a silk jumpsuit and sneakers, Patricia Field is not hard to find in a crowd. The costume designer and fashion visionary known for her work with “Sex and the City” and “The Devil Wears Prada” exhibited the “ArtFashion” collection at the White Dot Gallery in Wynwood during Art Basel. We met with the Oscar-nominated designer during the pre-Basel event #WhatSheSaid at the W Fort Lauderdale to chat about her inspiration, best memories and what’s to come.

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by Josh Cohen Also on Digital Edition

After compiling a remarkable 22-2 record in professional kickboxing including nine knockouts, Jarrell Miller made the decision to focus on professional boxing in the heavyweight division at age 19. As of January 2017, Miller remains unbeaten in boxing with an astonishing record of 18-0-1, including 16 knockouts.

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by Amy Woods Also on Digital Edition

Ann Savage lost a friend but never lost sight of the vision the two of them shared when co-founding BG Creative Marketing Solutions in West Palm Beach.

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by Amy Woods Also on Digital Edition

Judy Mitchell has led the Kravis Center through a quarter-century of seasons and is not stopping now as the performing arts center rings in its silver anniversary.

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