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Holiday Parade Rolls Down Forest Hill

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Holiday Parade Rolls Down Forest Hill

The 31st annual Wellington Holiday Parade rolled down Forest Hill Blvd. on Sunday, Dec. 14. Thousands of spectators lined the road to watch more than 100 parade entries go by. The parade’s grand marshal was Chris Leavitt, star of Bravo’s Million Dollar Listing-Miami. He was joined by political leaders, school marching bands, dance troupes, the Palm Beach County more...

Around Town , Featured , Palm Beach County

Saddle Trail Paving Returns To Equestrian Panel For Input

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Saddle Trail Paving Returns To Equestrian Panel For Input

Wellington Equestrian Preserve Committee members again reviewed design plans for paving projects in Saddle Trail Park last week, which led to more discussion about the approval process, although their instructions were to stick to the design plan. In November, the committee voted unanimously to oppose paving of roads in the Saddle Trail community, even though the more...

Equestrian , News , Wellington

Wellington OKs Amendments, Updated Master Plan Near PBIEC

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Wellington OKs Amendments, Updated Master Plan Near PBIEC

The Wellington Village Council approved land use amendments and an updated master plan last week for the residential components of the Wellington Country Place planned unit development. The Country Place PUD covers large swaths of Wellington’s equestrian areas, but last week’s changes focused on the south side of Pierson Road, east of Gene Mische Way, which more...

Equestrian , News , Wellington

Caridad Center Celebrates At PBIEC

By at December 19, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Caridad Center Celebrates At PBIEC

On Saturday, Dec. 13, hundreds of Caridad Center client families gathered at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center to enjoy face painting, balloons, music, entertainment, lunch, raffles, toys and more. Caridad volunteers and donors worked to make sure that all the families had a bright Christmas, including a visit with Santa and a bag full of gifts to take home. more...

Around Town , Equestrian , Featured , Wellington

ITID Office Closed For Repairs

By at December 19, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

The Indian Trail Improvement District’s administration building will be closed for necessary repair work from Dec. 16 through Jan. 4. Administration employees will be relocated to the maintenance building during this period. All district functions will continue as usual. Permit applications for park reservations and driveways or culverts will be available in the more...

Briefs

Holiday-Themed Lunch Wraps Up Year For Wellington Chamber

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Holiday-Themed Lunch Wraps Up Year For Wellington Chamber

The Wellington Chamber of Commerce held its annual holiday luncheon Friday, Dec. 12 at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center’s International Club. Under the direction of Bradford Chase, students from the Wellington High School chamber chorus sang their unique take on classic holiday songs, while chamber members mingled during the last luncheon of the more...

Around Town , Business , Equestrian

Creation Station A Hit At Palm Beach County Main Library

By at December 19, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Families, teenagers, college students, seniors and small-business entrepreneurs all are experiencing the Creation Station digital media lab and recording studio at the Main Library of the Palm Beach County Library System, located at 3650 Summit Blvd. in West Palm Beach. The latest in hardware and software technology is available for free, seven days a week, to create more...

Briefs , Business

Criminal Justice Academy Begins On Jan. 12

By at December 19, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Palm Beach County Criminal Justice Commission (CJC) will host its 26th annual Citizen’s Criminal Justice Academy next month. The 11-week program begins on Monday, Jan. 12 and runs 11 consecutive Mondays with the exception of several federal holidays. It ends on April 13. The evening program begins at 6 p.m. and ends at 9 p.m. The free program is open to residents more...

Briefs

Alcazar, Bateson-Chandler Honored By USDF

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Alcazar, Bateson-Chandler Honored By USDF

After a year of impressive achievements in the dressage arena, Alcazar, owned by Jane Forbes Clark, earned the Adequan/USDF Dressage Horse of the Year Year-End Award for his performances in the Intermediate II level with Katherine Bateson-Chandler of Wellington. The Adequan/USDF Year-End Awards are presented to select riders and horses that have had an entire year of more...

Equestrian , People

Wycliffe Brings Out Walkers, Bike RIders For Charity

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Wycliffe Brings Out Walkers, Bike RIders For Charity

The Wycliffe Charities Foundation, in conjunction with the Wycliffe Golf & Country Club, hosted the 25th annual BikeWalkathon on Sunday, Dec. 14. This year saw approximately 150 participated in the “Tour de Wycliffe” fundraiser for the foundation, which supports Palm Beach County charities. For more info, visit more...

Around Town , Palm Beach County , Sports