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Jam & Jelly House offers fresh honey

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By David Volz

People who love fresh honey will want to visit the Jam & Jelly House. It offers honey from Buzzing Bee Farms on Hobe Sound. This honey is very fresh and contributes to better health. “We have 1,200 hives and we harvest our honey,” said Joseph Pellegrino, a sales person for the Jam & Jelly House which is based in Pompano Beach. The organization also offers jams produced by members of the Amish community. These jams are of very high quality.

Limelight offers presentation on Painted Pompano Sculpture series

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By David Volz

People got together to enjoy Limelight at BaCA. The Painted Pompano Sculpture series – 12 five foot fish sculptures each customized by a different local artist.

Agata Ren, one of the creators of the fish art was pleased to be a part of the Limelight. “This is pop art. It is public art for the community. I enjoy being a part of this event,” she said. Ren is pictured above with her daughter Emilia on her sculpture.

The sculptures were selected from about 250 submissions. The artworks will be part of a two-year outdoor exhibition on display throughout the city. Artists were avalable to discuss their work and the process of creating their colorful fish! The Painted Pompano series is the first project to be unveiled as part of the City’s Public Art Program. Limelight also celebrated International Women’s Month with talented female musicians and visual artists. Rachel Andes and Hannah Beth provided their musical talent for the show.

“I love being here,” said Andes.

BaCA Studio Artists Diane Morgan and Cynthia Trezona exhibited their work in the East Gallery and people could meet them in their upstairs studios.