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Concerts, Food Trucks And Ice Buckets

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Concerts, Food Trucks And Ice Buckets

The Wellington Amphitheater hosted Tribute Concerts & Food Trucks on Saturday, Aug. 23 featuring a tribute to Frankie Valli by William Cintron and a tribute to horn bands by Solid Brass. As hundreds danced the night away, several Wellington officials participated in the ALS Ice Bucket more...

Around Town , Featured , Wellington

Turn Lane And Paving Nixed From Equestrian Village Site Plan Changes

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Turn Lane And Paving Nixed From Equestrian Village Site Plan Changes

After a three-hour debate, the Wellington Village Council approved site plan changes Tuesday for the Equestrian Village site after removing several staff-recommended conditions, including a provision for a future left-turn lane into the site from Pierson Road and a requirement to pave current grass parking on the site. Planning & Development Services Director Tim more...

Equestrian , News , Wellington

Benefit For Injured Acreage Athlete

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Benefit For Injured Acreage Athlete

Helping Hearts Corp. held a fundraiser on Sunday, Aug. 24 at Acreage Community Park for Acreage resident Antonio “A.J.” Young Jr., a local boy who was accidentally shot with a pellet gun a few months ago. Visitors enjoyed a workshop from Home Depot, raffle baskets, food trucks, giant bubbles, music, children’s activities and more. To learn how to help, contact more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Around Town , Featured

FEMA Releases New Flood Maps

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Palm Beach County residents are invited to look at newly revised digital flood insurance rate maps at four public open houses next month. The preliminary maps released by the Federal Emergency Management Agency show the extent to which areas are at risk for flooding and will be used to help determine flood insurance and building requirements. Open houses will be held more...

Briefs

Yoga In The Park

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Village of Royal Palm Beach will offer free “Yoga in the Park” at Royal Palm Beach Commons Park on Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 8:30 a.m. All levels are welcome, and no previous experience is necessary. Pre-register at the Royal Palm Beach Recreation Center at 100 Sweet Bay Lane. Bring a mat to class and meet in front of the three-story building at the park. For more more...

Briefs

Fitness Event At The Mall Aug. 30

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On Saturday, Aug. 30, Shannon Frankowski of Iron Lion Fitness will be teaching the ins and outs of cycling at the SIX:02 store at the Mall at Wellington Green, located on the upper level near the Grand Court. There is no need to RSVP, just show up between 1 and 6 p.m. for refreshments, giveaways and special savings. SIX:02 is a top women’s fitness retail destination more...

Briefs

Quarter Auction In Wellington

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Wellington’s first quarter auction will be held at the Wellington Community Center on Tuesday, Sept. 9 from 6 to 9 p.m. The auction will gather local vendors together to set up their goods, including a few items placed for auction. Bidding ranges from 25 cents to $1, and sometimes more. Every quarter auction raises money from its sales of the bidding paddles for a more...

Briefs

Legion Auxiliary To Meet Sept. 3

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The American Legion Auxiliary Unit #367 of Royal Palm Beach will meet on Wednesday, Sept. 3 at 10 a.m. at Palms West Presbyterian Church (13689 Okeechobee Blvd., Loxahatchee Groves). The American Legion Auxiliary sponsors volunteer programs focusing on veterans, young people and the community. For more information, call President Marge Herzog at (561) more...

Briefs

Dachstoberfest Returns Oct. 19

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They’re long, they’re cute and sometimes quite stubborn. Dachshunds of all ages, sizes, colors, coats (and even some with wheels) are preparing for the third annual Dachstoberfest on Sunday, Oct. 19 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Great Lawn at Clematis and Narcissus in West Palm Beach. Admission is free. Proceeds from vendors along with entry fees from Doxie Dash more...

Briefs

PBSO Seeks RPB Theft Suspect

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PBSO Seeks RPB Theft Suspect

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a suspect involved in a theft earlier this month at the business in Royal Palm Beach. On Tuesday, Aug. 12, at 7:30 p.m., an unknown female entered Professional Family Eye Care, selected a set of Valentino eyeglass frames, concealed the frames under her shirt and left the store without paying for them. The more...

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