Liz Petoniak

Kombucha Craze

Kombucha, a tart and effervescent fermented tea beverage, is infiltrating the health-conscious community. Packed with probiotics and phytonutrients, kombucha can help balance bacteria in the gut, which in turn has been linked to improved digestion, immune function, and mood. Many varieties are available from producers throughout the county. Based in Lake Park, One Kombucha offers flavors like hibiscus rose bottled…

Dinner and a Show

From biscotti and coffee to oysters and Chablis, some combinations are timelessly enjoyable. The quintessential dinner-and-a-show outing falls under that category, and several local venues successfully fuse the culinary and theatrical experience.

Palm Beach Rising: Jacob Jennings

Introducing five local leaders who are making their mark on the county’s evolving professional and philanthropic communities

Although Jacob Jennings was on track to become a professional opera singer, he decided to switch gears to pursue competitive dancing and instruction while in his freshman year at Old Dominion University in Virginia.

Palm Beach Rising: Brandon Phillips

Introducing five local leaders who are making their mark on the county’s evolving professional and philanthropic communities

When professional polo player Brandon Phillips arrived in Wellington in 1995, 120th Avenue was just a dirt road where he and his fellow riders would exercise their horses.

Palm Beach Rising: Paige Bellissimo

Introducing five local leaders who are making their mark on the county’s evolving professional and philanthropic communities

While her father, developer Mark Bellissimo, is a prominent figure in Wellington, Paige Bellissimo is forging her own path by combining a passion for horses with philanthropic diligence.

Palm Beach Rising: Nicole Kirchhoff Sargent

Introducing five local leaders who are making their mark on the county’s evolving professional and philanthropic communities

A lover of the outdoors and especially the ocean, aquaculturist Nicole Kirchhoff Sargent began considering the importance of marine baitfish species after completing her Ph.D. at the University of Tasmania and working on commercial bluefin tuna farms in Australia.

Palm Beach Rising: Emily Pantelides

Introducing five local leaders who are making their mark on the county’s evolving professional and philanthropic communities

Leaving her position as morning news anchor for WPEC CBS12 is one of the biggest risks Emily Pantelides ever took. It’s also proven to be one of the most rewarding leaps of faith for the entrepreneur.

The Scene: Moscow Mules

In this episode of The Scene, an exciting video series produced by Palm Beach Illustrated and CBS12, we have a few tips on where to find the most innovative versions Moscow Mules in Palm Beach County.