Acreage/Loxahatchee

Harris Believes Town Should Be More Responsive To The Residents

By at February 27, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Harris Believes Town Should Be More Responsive To The Residents

Community activist Keith Harris is challenging incumbent Councilman Ryan Liang for Seat 3 on the Loxahatchee Groves Town Council. The race is one of two council contests on the Tuesday, March 10 ballot, which also includes several ballot questions. Harris, chairman of the town’s Roadways, Equestrian Trails & Greenway Advisory Committee (RETGAC), has been more...

Loxahatchee Groves , News

‘Team Player’ Ryan Liang Sees Steady Progress For Town

By at February 27, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

‘Team Player’ Ryan Liang Sees Steady Progress For Town

Two-term incumbent Ryan Liang is being challenged for Seat 3 on the Loxahatchee Groves Town Council by community activist Keith Harris, chairman of the town’s Roadways, Equestrian Trails & Greenway Advisory Committee. The race is one of two council contests on the Tuesday, March 10 ballot, which also includes several ballot questions. “I’m seeking my third more...

Loxahatchee Groves , News

Golden Grove Celebrates Jump Rope For Heart

By at February 27, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Golden Grove Celebrates Jump Rope For Heart

On Friday, Feb. 13, Golden Grove Elementary School hosted its 11th annual Jump Rope for Heart event to benefit the American Heart Association. Jump Rope for Heart promotes the importance of exercise, teamwork and community service while raising money for the American Heart Association. The AHA’s mission is to reduce disability and death due to cardiovascular more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Schools

Lox Groves Gives Final OK For B Road Commercial

By at February 20, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Lox Groves Gives Final OK For B Road Commercial

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council gave final approval Tuesday to ordinances and resolutions granting the rezoning and site plans for properties at the northeast and northwest corners of Southern Blvd. and B Road, as well as a B Road improvement agreement. The agreement is between the town; Loxahatchee Equestrian Partners and Solar Sportsystems, which is developing more...

Loxahatchee Groves , News

Groves To Target Unauthorized RVs And Trailers

By at February 20, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Groves To Target Unauthorized RVs And Trailers

An unusual number of unauthorized temporary dwelling units have popped up in Loxahatchee Groves, believed to be outflow from equestrian activities in Wellington, and the Loxahatchee Groves Town Council authorized its manager Tuesday to do a survey and report back. The council also authorized code enforcement to take immediate action on two properties believed to be in more...

Equestrian , Loxahatchee Groves , News

Seminole Ridge Softball Team Shuts Out Spanish River

By at February 20, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Seminole Ridge Softball Team Shuts Out Spanish River

BY GENE NARDI The Seminole Ridge High School varsity softball team hosted Spanish River High School on Wednesday, Feb. 11 in a non-district contest and shut out the Sharks by a score of 3-0. The first three innings were scoreless, as the Hawks (2-1) battled early with Spanish River. Stubborn defensive play and solid pitching from both teams made it difficult for more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Sports

Family Raising Money To Help Area Resident Dave Spall

By at February 13, 2015 | 12:05 am | 1 Comments

Family Raising Money To Help Area Resident Dave Spall

On Nov. 30, longtime Royal Palm Beach resident Dave Spall, 36, boarded a cruise ship in Miami with his aunt, his uncle and his fiancé. Destination: the Caribbean. He never arrived. Instead, he lies in a hospital bed at Jackson Memorial Hospital with family members and friends maintaining a vigil at his bedside and wondering how this could have happened. According more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , News , People

McKinlay Asks ITID For Support On District 6 Issues

By at February 13, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

McKinlay Asks ITID For Support On District 6 Issues

Palm Beach County Commissioner Melissa McKinlay gave an update Wednesday to the Indian Trail Board of Supervisors on the progress — or lack of it — on issues that affect The Acreage. McKinlay said she met with representatives from the western communities in a roundtable discussion Tuesday attended by representatives of all the improvement districts and more...

Acreage/Indian Trail , News

Lox Groves Water Control District Reviews Progress With Projects

By at February 13, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Lox Groves Water Control District Reviews Progress With Projects

Loxahatchee Groves Water Control District Administrator Steve Yohe reported Monday, Feb. 9 that his staff has completed an 11.8-mile canal dredging and clearing project funded largely by a grant from the United States Department of Agriculture. The grant was in response to a request to help in the recovery from Tropical Storm Isaac. LGWCD Supervisor John Ryan more...

Loxahatchee Groves , News

Yard Sale Benefits Resident Dave Spall

By at February 13, 2015 | 12:00 am | 1 Comments

Yard Sale Benefits Resident Dave Spall

A yard sale fundraiser was held on Saturday, Feb. 7 and Sunday, Feb. 8 for Dave Spall, who has been in Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami since November due to a choking incident on a cruise ship. The money will be used to move Spall to West Palm Beach for intensive rehabilitation. Wells Fargo Bank locations have a Dave Spall Donation Fund for contributions. Read more more...

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