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2014-02-06 12:26:36

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Tennis Federation today announced that 197 teams from 37 different countries have entered to compete in the 2014 ITF Seniors World Championships, one of the largest international Amateur Tennis Events in the world, coming to Palm Beach County April 21 - May 4, 2014. "This is the highest ranked event on the ITF Seniors Circuit for male and female players in the age categories of 35, 40, 45, 50 and 55, and we're...

2014-02-05 12:24:32

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delray Beach is Florida's most expensive destination based on the cost of its lodging. That's according to a new survey from TravelMag.com. The survey specifically compared the hotel rates of all Floridian destinations for this year's February and March time period, the high season for most beach destinations in the state. In Delray Beach, a coastal town located close to Boca Raton in Palm Beach County, travelers will have to spend an...

2014-02-04 12:20:35

2014 Continues Barrett-Jackson's Philanthropic Legacy, Helps Those in Need with Celebrity Support from Gene Simmons, Billy Baldwin, Rusty Wallace, Among Others SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), has always had a large charitable focus since its first auction in 1971, and this year was no different. Barrett-Jackson has worked to provide a platform for consignors and charitable causes to align and raise funds. The...

2014-01-31 23:03:36

Luxury Enclave’s Fourth Neighborhood Showcases 33 Homes Sites, Coastal Architecture Inspired by British West Indies and Bermuda Palm Beach Gardens, Florida (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Old Palm Golf Club – the premier private and exclusive residential community in the Palm Beaches – announces the first phase of its new Isle Estates neighborhood is nearing completion. Four model homes, ranging from nearly 5,100 to more than 5,500 sq. ft. under air, are scheduled to open for touring in...

2014-01-30 20:20:15

2014 Continues Barrett-Jackson's Philanthropic Legacy, Helps Those in Need with Celebrity Support from Gene Simmons, Billy Baldwin, Rusty Wallace, Among Others SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), has always had a large charitable focus since its first auction in 1971, and this year was no different. Barrett-Jackson has worked to provide a platform for consignors and charitable causes to align and raise funds. The...

2014-01-28 00:20:35

Urgent Care expansion and growth continues in Palm Beach County with new West Boynton Beach location WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- MD Now Medical Centers, the fastest growing Urgent Care company in Florida today announced its newest urgent care opening in West Boynton Beach at 6699 W. Boynton Beach Boulevard. This latest announcement marks the eighth MD Now Urgent Care center in Palm Beach County, raising the total of MD Now Urgent Care centers to 13 across...

2014-01-22 20:20:11

All-New Auction Site at WestWorld of Scottsdale Sets Two World Records SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, "The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions"(TM), announced today that Barrett-Jackson and Classic Party Rentals were recognized by Guinness World Records for two records. Barrett-Jackson's GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® achievements were verified on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, for "Largest Marquee" - 435,656.95 square feet - and "Largest Single-Unit...

2014-01-21 23:28:25

Boynton Beach homeowners who used Venetian Builders, Inc., Miami, to help them add living space in 2013 made sunrooms their top choice, said Venetian President Chris Noe. Aluminum-framed sunrooms add space quickly and economically to older, smaller homes, and add function to bigger, newer homes, Noe said. MIAMI, FL (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Aluminum sunroom additions were the top choice of homeowners in Boynton Beach who added living space through Venetian Builders, Inc., in 2013,...

2014-01-21 12:21:14

Barrett-Jackson Hosted Top-Tier Celebrities, Auto Legends, Auctioned the World's Most Sought-After Blue Chip Vehicles, Awarded Two Guinness World Records and Set World Records for Rare Corvettes and Thunderbird SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM), announced today the strongest sales results in the 43 year history of the Scottsdale car auction. Over the course of six days, nearly 1,400 vehicles were sold at the...

2014-01-17 16:20:43

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McLaren Formula One fans gathered at last Sunday's Arizona Concours d'Elegance, cell phones poised and ready to capture a shot of gleaming paint and exposed carbon fiber. The Concours is over, but it's not the last chance for locals to get up close with the newest super car in town. McLaren Scottsdale brought three cars to the Arizona Biltmore on Sunday: A 204 MPH McLaren 12C Spider, a stripped-down chassis that display's the 12C's...


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2009-02-28 22:49:00

Paurotis Palm (Acoelorrhaphe wrightii) also known as Everglades Palm, Madiera Palm, and Silver Saw Palmetto, is a single species of plant from the genus Acoelorrhaphe. It is native to Central America, southeastern Mexico, the Caribbean, the Bahamas, and extreme southern Florida. It was once plentiful in Florida, but many plants were taken for the nursery trade. It is now protected in Florida in the wild. It grows in swamps and forests that flood periodically. The species is named after the...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.