March 2019

Found 6 blog entries for March 2019.

Choose the Valencia Lifestyle

GL Homes continues to expand their 55 + Valencia communities.  Valencia has contributed immensely to the excellent reputation that GL Homes has earned from their properties.  Choosing to purchase a Valencia home has proven to be a popular choice for buyers that are shopping for a new home in a 55+ community.  With Valencia properties now located in Boynton Beach, Tampa, Port St. Lucie, and Bonita Springs, more people than ever are choosing the Valencia lifestyle.  Valencia Bay is conveniently located on the East side of Boynton Beach between Florida's Turnpike and Lyons Rd.       

There will be 582 single family homes in Valencia Sound they will range in price from the mid $500s up to $800s.  All of the spacious

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alfresco dining

Spring is here and the weather is absolutely gorgeous in the Sunshine State during this time of the year.  If you're itching to feel the sand between your toes or take a dip in the ocean, now is the perfect time to get yourself outside and enjoy our little slice of paradise before the temperatures soar.  What better way to relax and bask in the sunshine than having lunch alfresco by the sea or a peaceful dinner while the sun sets.  South Florida has an abundance of waterfront restaurants  - they're everywhere you look, however, oceanfront restaurants are a little harder to locate.  If you want to dine oceanfront in Palm Beach county, you have to do a little more digging to find the perfect restaurant that will satisfy your craving.  Whether you are a

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Palm Beach Home and Design Show 

March 22 - 24, 2019 

The Palm Beach Home and Design Show is going on this weekend at the Palm Beach County Convention Center located at CityPlace.    The convention center is located in downtown West Palm Beach at 650 Okeechobee Blvd.  The show is open on Friday from 12 to 7 PM, Saturday from 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 11 AM to 6 PM.  Admission for the show is free.  Why not make a day of it and enjoy everything that CityPlace has to offer.  You can have lunch or dinner, go bowling, or check out a movie.  View the CityPlace directory for a full listing of everything available at CityPlace.  Parking is available in the convention center parking garage that is accessible from Okeechobee Blvd (south side) then turn

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Delray Beach

Ocean Delray

The Delray Beach City Commission recently approved the final site plan for the first ocean front condo project since 1974.  A three story building is being designed by South Florida architect Randall Stofft whom you may recognize as the designer of the Seagate Hotel and Residences.   The new project, Ocean Delray, will be built on the site of the Wright by the Sea Hotel.  The 1.8 acre parcel of property located at 1901 S Ocean Blvd has more than 200 feet of ocean frontage and a white sand beach.  The property is only minutes from Atlantic Avenue and everything that downtown Delray Beach has to offer.  Demolition of the 66 year old Wright by the Sea Hotel is expected to begin in late April and construction of Ocean Delray following

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St Patricks Day Parade logo

 

March 15 and March 16, 2019 

Let the shenanigans begin.  Delray Beach's annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival is a two day event jam-packed with food and fun for the entire family.  This year's event marks the 51st St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival.  Admission is free.  The Delray Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade is an annual tradition that began in 1968 after a local Irishman and pub owner named Maury Power strolled down Atlantic Avenue with his Shillelagh and a green pig.  Maury's legendary stroll down Atlantic Ave was just the beginning of what has become one of Florida's biggest St. Patrick's Day parades.  

St Patrick's Day

The two day festival kicks off Friday night with a pre-party.  The pre-party located at the Delray Beach Tennis Center,

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what it takes to be a guide dog    Important information to consider . . . 

According to The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) 2010 Regulations, a service animal is defined as any dog that is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability which includes physical, sensory, psychiatric, intellectual, and other mental disabilities. Other species of animals, whether wild or domestic, trained or untrained, are not service animals for the purposes of this definition.  Examples of work or tasks that service animals may perform include guiding people who are blind, alerting people who are deaf, pulling a wheelchair, alerting and protecting a person who is having a seizure, or calming a person with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

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