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Downtown West Palm Beach Launches New Arts and Entertainment District

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 10, 2014) – The much-anticipated West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District (A&E District) will officially launch on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014 More...

World Travel Market recognizes Travel Oregon for responsible tourism efforts

SALEM, Ore., Nov. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The World Responsible Tourism Awards were announced today at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London. Travel Oregon More...

Delray Beach Historical Society Honors Plastridge Insurance as it Celebrates Its 95th Birthday

It was eight years after the town of Delray became incorporated that Amos Plastridge opened his insurance agency on Atlantic Avenue in the heart of what was More...

A Record-Breaking Fundraiser for Rosarian Academy Guys’ Night Out: 70 Men Raise $18,000

Nearly 70 men of Rosarian Academy attended the 9th Annual Guys’ Night Out at Trump International Golf Course on October 30.  The event brought in a record-breaking More...

New report responds to urgent need for U.S. public library transformation

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A new report released today from the Aspen Institute looks at how – in an age of instant and More...

A new kind of incubator where painters rub elbows with physicists

At Pioneer Works, housed in a renovated warehouse space near Brooklyn’s industrial waterfront, artists and scientist are benefiting from working side by side on a More...

Alexander Dreyfoos W. School of the Arts and Suncoast Community High School Among Top High Schools in the Country According to Newsweek

Newsweek Magazine just published its list of America’s top schools for 2014, and two Palm Beach County schools made the list of 500 – Alexander Dreyfoos W. School More...

Four Palm Beach County Companies Win Prestigious Award

West Palm Beach, Fla.- Four Palm Beach County companies have been named winners of this year’s Florida Companies to WatchSM  program presented by GrowFl. They are among More...

The arts and culture as economic drivers: Ideas and US best practices

A series of reports have focused on the role of cultural resources in advancing economic and broader community development agendas. Rust Belt to Artists Belt: Challenges More...

The Higher ED Blog: How would your community like $500,000,000?

If you haven’t yet considered backpacker tourism as a potential tool for economic development, maybe it’s time. The province of Victoria, Australia published in their More...