Acreage/Loxahatchee

Palms West Hospital’s Fall Ball

By at October 17, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Palms West Hospital’s Fall Ball

Palms West Hospital hosted its Fall Ball on Saturday, Oct. 11 on the hospital grounds. More than 1,000 children pre-registered for fall fun, which included face painting, balloon animals, a hay ride, a pumpkin patch, giveaways, a petting zoo, meeting fire-rescue and law enforcement personnel, nutritious food activities and more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Around Town , Featured

ITID Question 4: Candidates On Park Issues And ITID Recreation Policy

By at October 17, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Question 4: Candidates On Park Issues And ITID Recreation Policy

From now until the election, the Town-Crier will ask questions each week to the six people seeking three seats on the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors. This week’s question: How would you characterize the Indian Trail Improvement District’s recreation policy? Does more or less money need to be spent on parks? Should ITID run its own recreation more...

Acreage/Indian Trail , News

ITID Making Plans To Sue Over Minto

By at October 17, 2014 | 12:05 am | 3 Comments

ITID Making Plans To Sue Over Minto

The Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors agreed unanimously last week to prepare for litigation should the Palm Beach County Commission approve Minto West’s plan for 4,549 homes and up to 2.1 million square feet of non-residential uses on the 3,789-acre parcel of land that was once Callery-Judge Grove. The vote at the Oct. 8 board meeting came after more...

Acreage/Indian Trail , News

PBSO Investigating Sign Vandalism In The Acreage

By at October 17, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

PBSO Investigating Sign Vandalism In The Acreage

OCT. 13 — A deputy from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office’s Acreage/Loxahatchee substation was called Monday afternoon to an area along Banyan and Hamlin boulevards in The Acreage regarding multiple instances of vandalism. According to a PBSO report, sometime between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., 43 road signs and four electrical boxes were spray painted with “TWR*” more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Crime News , News

ITID Candidates Face Off At Forum

By at October 10, 2014 | 12:05 am | 1 Comments

ITID Candidates Face Off At Forum

A candidates forum hosted by the Acreage Landowners’ Association on Monday featured the six candidates seeking three available seats on the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors. The six candidates facing off at the Acreage branch library were Seat 1 incumbent Jennifer Hager and challenger Michael Erickson, Seat 3 incumbent Ralph Bair and challenger more...

Acreage/Indian Trail , News

Loxahatchee Groves Council Honors Award-Winning Dog

By at October 10, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Loxahatchee Groves Council Honors Award-Winning Dog

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council went to the dogs on Tuesday. Well, actually, to just one dog — Quasi Modo, who placed second place in the “World’s Ugliest Dog” contest held in California over the summer. Quasi Modo’s human companions, Dr. Ginnie Sayre and Michael Carroll, proudly accepted the “key” to the town as well as other special items on behalf more...

Loxahatchee Groves , News

ITID Question 3: Paved Versus Unpaved Roads In The Acreage

By at October 10, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Question 3: Paved Versus Unpaved Roads In The Acreage

From now until the election, the Town-Crier will ask questions each week to the six people seeking three seats on the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors. This week’s question: What are your thoughts regarding paved versus unpaved roads in The Acreage? What criteria would you use in deciding which roads need to be improved? How should such projects be more...

Acreage/Indian Trail , News

Pumpkin Patch At Community Of Hope

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Pumpkin Patch At Community Of Hope

Community of Hope Church in Loxahatchee Groves completed its pumpkin patch Sunday, Oct. 5. Filled with gourds and pumpkins of all sizes, the patch is open now through Oct. 31. Hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday. For more info., visit more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Around Town , Featured

PBSO Experts Detail Trends In The World Of Illegal Drugs

By at October 3, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

PBSO Experts Detail Trends In The World Of Illegal Drugs

Two narcotics officers with the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office spoke about the changing and ever-dangerous world of illegal drugs at the Thursday, Sept. 25 meeting of the Loxahatchee Groves Landowners’ Association. PBSO Lt. Dennis St. Cyr, joined by longtime Narcotics Division Agent Aron Vento, said his team had raided four marijuana grow houses that morning in more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Crime News , News

ITID Question 2: What Are Your Thoughts On Drainage Issues?

By at October 3, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

ITID Question 2: What Are Your Thoughts On Drainage Issues?

From now until the election, the Town-Crier will ask questions each week to the six people seeking three seats on the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors. This week’s question: How would you characterize the drainage services currently offered by the Indian Trail Improvement District? What improvements should be made? How should such projects be more...

Acreage/Indian Trail , News