Archive | June, 2012

Mako Shark Sculpture Will Surprise Campus Visitors at Nova Southeastern University in Palm Beach Gardens

Leaders from Palm Beach Gardens and Nova Southeastern University have unveiled a magnificent — and menacing — sculpture depicting an 18-foot mako shark at the campus entrance on Military Trail. The head of the shark bursts out of the concrete pavers four feet six inches into the air and features polished bronze teeth. At the […]

Loxahatchee River Historical Society Wins 2012 Excellence Award

The Bureau of Land Management Eastern States Office recently named the Loxahatchee River Historical Society of Jupiter as this year’s “Public Lands Partnership Excellence” award winner. The biannual award recognizes an interpretive association or a friends group that has a formal assistance agreement with the bureau and has demonstrated support for its interpretive, educational and […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters Celebrate Career Skills Graduation

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties saw its standout students in the Career Skills Program graduate at Roosevelt Middle School during a moving ceremony. The Career Skills Mentoring Program has a goal of providing middle-school students with the opportunity to gain employment skills. For the first two months of their eighth-grade […]