Civic Association in the News

R. Michael Brown  |  Civic Association  |  January 28, 2019

The Town of Palm Beach Civic Association has been in the news a lot lately!  Click the links to see more.

Editorial: Palm Beach Civic Association planning for future as it celebrates its history

The Palm Beach Civic Association is celebrating its 75 years this season.

While it’s important to recognize the milestone, the organization also should be lauded for its forward thinking. This group is not resting on its laurels.
See More (Palm Beach Daily News)

Palm Beach society: Bob Wright shows mercy for football fans at Sunday event

Say this for Bob Wright: He knows how to read a crowd.

When the Palm Beach Civic Association’s major donors’ dinner happened to be at the same time as the Patriots-Chiefs playoff game — the NFL, apparently, did not check the Shiny Sheet’s Social Calendar before scheduling — hosts Howard and Michele Kessler and Civic Association boss Wright did what they could.
See More (Palm Beach Daily News)

SHINY SHOTS: PALM BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION

 

Dr. Oz

Dr. Oz tells Palm Beach crowd: ‘Good life’ is a healthy one

Dr. Mehmet Oz, celebrity health expert and part-time resident, shared with a Palm Beach audience Monday his ideas about living the good life.

The good life, he said, is not about having plenty of cash or flashy cars to drive. It’s about living well, which includes taking care of your health.

A physician, heart surgeon, best-selling author and television personality, Oz spoke at the Palm Beach Civic Association awards luncheon at The Breakers.
See More (Palm Beach Daily News)

Terri Parker, WPBF-ABC25, interviews Dr. Oz at Town of Palm Beach Civic Association Annual Luncheon

Terri Parker, WPBF-ABC25, interviews Dr. Oz at Town of Palm Beach Civic Association Annual Luncheon

Dr. Oz Tells Palm Beachers How to Live Their Best Life – and It’s Not Money

Dr. Mehmet Oz took the stage at the Palm Beach Civic Association’s annual award luncheon at the Breakers, with a lively message about how to really live life.
See More (WPBF-ABC25)

 

Palm Beach Post Article June 6, 1945 – Civic Association on Gambling Issue.

Palm Beach society: Civic Association marks 75 years of activism

One of the running jokes about Palm Beach — yep, there are a few, including the car being driven only by a pair of shriveled hands, and injuries sustained during “bluehead season”— is that its residents are so old that when they turn 75 they get kicked off the junior committee.

Well, this year the Palm Beach Civic Association stepped down from the junior committee.

Founded in 1944 by a handful of Palm Beach residents who wished to preserve, protect and enhance the quality of life on the island, its official motto became “Keep Palm Beach, Palm Beach,” but its earliest unofficial motto could well have been “If you don’t like it, do something about it.”
See More (Palm Beach Daily News)

Civic Association Luncheon with James Patterson

Civic Association Luncheon with James Patterson

SHINY SHOTS : James Patterson at Palm Beach Civic Association

 

 

 

 

 

Harvey L. Poppel, Palm Beach Civic Association Director

Harvey L. Poppel, Palm Beach Civic Association Director

Palm Beach Civic Association planners key in on town’s long-term strategies

While town boards tend to focus on business at hand, a Palm Beach Civic Association committee is looking further ahead to the issues of the future.

Harvey L. Poppel, chairman of the long-range planning committee, said Monday that its job is to anticipate and help the town and community plan for change so its response is strategic instead of reactive or “event-driven.”
See More (Palm Beach Daily News)

Palm Beach to hold second business workshop Tuesday

Business leaders, town staff and the public will join in a workshop Tuesday to discuss how to make business more vibrant and prosperous in Palm Beach.
See More (Palm Beach Daily News)

Bob Wright, Chairman at Civic Association Holiday Party at The Breakers.

Palm Beach Civic Association Holiday Party

See More (Palm Beach Society)

Earned media is the BEST!  Love being part of the news in the Town of Palm Beach!

 

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