September 2015

Found 116 blog entries for September 2015.

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New Bakery Brings European Pastries to South Florida

by Golden Bear Realty on Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 7:45pm

For those who love baked goods (and who doesn't?), it may be worth making the short trip to Boynton Beach to check out the new Bond and Smolders Bakery and Cafe. It specializes in European-style pastries like croissants, breads, donuts, and Danish treats like appelbollen with apples. The couple who

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The Evolution of a Local Market

by Golden Bear Realty on Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 5:00pm

Mercantile and Mash in Charleston recently opened to the public after a busy week of internal restructuring. The new market will no doubt see plenty of changes over the course of its first year, with owners already discovering that some items like premade salads are more popular than others like che

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Local Teen's Non-Profit Helps Hospitalized Kids

by Golden Bear Realty on Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 2:22pm

This is a truly inspiring story. A 13-year old North Palm Beach girl is the CEO of her own non-profit. Her name is Kayla Abramowitz, and she began Kayla Cares 4 Kids two years ago after her Crohn's disease and juvenile arthritis left her bored in the hospital. So she decided to start sending out pac

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Calling All Artists!

by Golden Bear Realty on Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 12:00pm

The City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department is looking for artists in all disciplines for its 2016 North Charleston Arts Festival. Musicians, theatre and dance artists, visual craftspeople, photographers, media artists, and writers, whether regional or national, are all encouraged to apply

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Palm Beach County's Drought Levels Improve

by Golden Bear Realty on Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 10:30am

Great news about Palm Beach County—nearly 67 percent is drought free! The status was revealed in a recent report by the U.S. Drought Monitor which, unfortunately, found that 33 percent is still dry or in a drought. The numbers are a vast improvement over the mid-July report when 99 percent of the

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Sullivan's a Local Lowcountry Favorite

by Golden Bear Realty on Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 at 9:00am

Looking for a restaurant that will give you a real taste of the Lowcountry? Check out Sullivan's! It's a cozy place that's always busy, always comfortable, and has a familial atmosphere. With plenty of South Carolina favorites like catfish stew and hush puppies on offer, this is the perfect spot to

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Chamber of Commerce Guide Highlights Palm Beach Offerings

by Golden Bear Realty on Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 8:12pm

The 2016 Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce guide will be hitting residents' mailboxes in November. And, according to the Palm Beach Daily News, this year's edition will include sections that highlight a different theme about the county like walkability and money (posh areas). It will also include a run

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Charleston Deli Institution Makes a Comeback

by Golden Bear Realty on Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 5:00pm

Devotees of Dell'z Deli in Charleston were broken-hearted when Maudell Grayson closed down her takeout shop on Cannon St., but her latest move should heal all wounds. Dell'z Deli reopened in the upstairs area at Midtown Bar & Grill recently, complete with the same menu (plus a few added options)

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Florida's Booming Agricultural Export Market

by Golden Bear Realty on Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 2:02pm

We recently talked about what a big component agriculture is to the Florida economy, and now, a recent article in the Palm Beach Post talks about the $4.1 billion worth of produce exported each year. America's neighbor to the north, Canada, is the top destination, with nearly $1 billion in sales. Ot

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Charleston Schools Rise Above the Rest in Testing

by Golden Bear Realty on Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at 12:00pm

A growing number of students in South Carolina, and Charleston in particular, will be well-prepared for college if Advanced Placement testing is any indication. A record 26,657 high school seniors took AP exams in 2015, and more than 10% notched the highest possible score. Several Charleston Coun

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