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‘March Against Monsanto’ In Wellington

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

‘March Against Monsanto’ In Wellington

Wellington’s first ever “March Against Monsanto” was held Saturday, May 16 with a rally at the original Wellington Mall followed by a march along Forest Hill Blvd. The participants were opposed to the use of “genetically modified organisms” or GMOs. For more information, visit more...

Around Town , Featured , Wellington

Central Chamber’s Grand Celebration

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Central Chamber’s Grand Celebration

The Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce held its annual Grand Celebration, presented by the Center for Bone & Joint Surgery of the Palm Beaches, at the International Polo Club Palm Beach on Saturday, May 16. Thomas Bean of FPL was inducted as the new chairman, while attorney Frank Gonzalez was honored for his service as outgoing chairman. For more more...

Around Town , Business , Featured , Palm Beach County

New Wellington Tennis Center To Open June 9

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Tennis great Venus Williams will headline the grand opening of the new Wellington Tennis Center on Tuesday, June 9 at 9 a.m. Williams will join Wellington officials for the ribbon-cutting ceremony. The 4,506-square-foot facility, located on Lyons Road, features 21 self-irrigated Har-Tru clay courts, a canvas-covered roof-top balcony and a pro-shop. Interior design for more...

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Rotary Hosts Shredding Fundraiser

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Rotary Hosts Shredding Fundraiser

The Wellington Rotary Club held a shredding fundraiser Saturday, May 16 at the Wellington Municipal Complex in association with Total Shredding. Money raised at the event will go toward scholarships for local high school students and local charities supported by the club. Photos by Sergio more...

Around Town , Business , People

Wellington Art Society Meeting Features Laurie Snow Hein

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Wellington Art Society Meeting Features Laurie Snow Hein

The Wellington Art Society held its final meeting of the season Wednesday, May 13 at Bootz Culture Camp with a special presentation by local artist Laurie Snow Hein. For more information, visit www.wellingtonartsociety.org. Photos by Jenna more...

Around Town , People

Free Water Safety Event

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Summer time is pool time, but before jumping in, everyone should know how to stay safe. That’s why the Wellington Aquatics Complex is hosting “Make a SPLASH” (Safety and Prevention Leaves All Swimmers Happy) on Saturday, June 6 from 9 a.m. to noon. The event is free to the public. The Wellington Aquatics Complex is located at 12072 W. Forest Hill Blvd. Pediatric more...

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Wellington Ballet Auditions May 23

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Wellington Ballet Theatre is holding auditions for dancers interested in being cast in its summer production, “Going Hollywood,” which features dances to many musical favorites. Auditions will be held Saturday, May 23 at 1:30 p.m. for those 8 years old and younger, and at 2:30 p.m. for those 9 years old through adults. The audition fee is $10. For more info., or more...

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Young Dressage Stars Shine At Florida Festival And Party At Diamante Farms

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Young Dressage Stars Shine At Florida Festival And Party At Diamante Farms

Young riders were the stars at a party for Florida International Dressage Youth Festival competitors, families and trainers, as well as the Young Rider Ride, a test held at the Kane family’s Diamante Farms this season. The events — sponsored and supported by Terri and Devon Kane, Sarah and Michael Davis, and Kim and Fred Boyer — were close to the hearts of these more...

Equestrian , People

Carnival At Eagle Arts Academy

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Eagle Arts Academy Charter School for the Arts will be holding its first Spring Carnival on Saturday, May 30 from 4 to 8 p.m. There will be bounce houses, carnival games with prizes, face painting, pony rides, food trucks and more, Admission is free. The school is located at 1000 Wellington Trace in Wellington. For more info., e-mail more...

Briefs , Schools

K Park Town Hall Meeting Series

By at May 22, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Village of Wellington is preparing for a series of town hall meetings to solicit input from Wellington residents on the future of the K-Park property, located at the southwest corner of State Road 7 and Stribling Way. Meetings will include a brief presentation on the site’s history, followed by an interactive polling session to gain insight on how residents want the more...

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