Life

Jeff Annas Memorial 5K Run Returns

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Jeff Annas Memorial 5K Run Returns

On Saturday, Sept. 13, more than 1,200 men, women and children came together to run in the seventh annual Jeff Annas Memorial Firefighters 5K and Kids Run in Wellington. Many firefighters ran in gear, as they joined members of the community. There was also a live burn demonstration. Visit www.jeffannas5k.com for more more...

Around Town , Featured , Palm Beach County

Equestrian Committee Discusses Permits And Master Plan

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Equestrian Committee Discusses Permits And Master Plan

Wellington’s Equestrian Preserve Committee met last week to discuss revamping the Equestrian Master Plan and tweaking the wording on permit rules covering equestrian uses on land outside of the Equestrian Overlay Zoning District. “The three golf course properties where polo and other equestrian activities occur are the Wanderers, Polo West and, occasionally, Palm more...

Equestrian , News , Wellington

Patriot Day Event At Emerald Cove

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Patriot Day Event At Emerald Cove

Wellington American Legion Chris Reyka Memorial Post 390 joined public safety personnel to celebrate the eighth annual Patriot Day Luncheon at Emerald Cove Middle School on Thursday, Sept. 11. Members of the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, Palm Beach County Fire-Rescue and the school police shared lunch on the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist more...

Around Town , Featured , Schools , Wellington

Monthly Quarter Auction Kicks Off In Wellington

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Monthly Quarter Auction Kicks Off In Wellington

The first in a series of monthly quarter auctions was held Tuesday, Sept. 9 at the Wellington Community Center. The event supported William Lerner, who needs a triple organ transplant. Vendors and participants alike enjoyed the evening, which included pizza, friendship and fun. The next auction will take place Tuesday, Oct. 14 to benefit Christie’s Critters. For more more...

Around Town , People

Volunteer Orientations For Meals On Wheels

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Meals on Wheels of the Palm Beaches has a growing need for volunteers to help with mid-day deliveries, meal preparation and administrative support. The nonprofit organization, which expects to serve close to 18,000 meals this year, hosts regular volunteer orientation sessions for those interested in the program. The next two orientation sessions will be on Sept. 26 more...

Briefs

Wellington Rotary To Celebrate World Peace Sept. 21

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The Wellington Rotary Club will celebrate the United Nations International Day of Peace this weekend. The celebration will begin at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept 21 at the Wellington Rotary Peace Park, located next to Elbridge Gale Elementary School off Forest Hill near the Wellington library. Each year, awards are given to elementary schools and high schools in the more...

Briefs , News

WLMS Students Honor 9/11 Victims With Remembrance Wall

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WLMS Students Honor 9/11 Victims With Remembrance Wall

Seventh-grade social studies civics students at Wellington Landings Middle School created a 9/11 Remembrance Wall on Thursday, Sept. 11. This was the fifth year the school organized the activity. The Tree of Life symbolizes life and hope for everyone affected by 9/11 and for those 100 family members who have written letters collected by Tuesday’s Children that are more...

Around Town , Schools

Roundtable Discussion On Ag Reserve

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The public is invited to attend a roundtable meeting Monday, Sept. 29 to discuss issues affecting the Palm Beach County Agricultural Reserve Area. The roundtable will be held at the Clayton Hutcheson Agricultural Center, in exhibit halls A & B, at 559 N. Military Trail in West Palm Beach, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. No pre-registration is required. The Agricultural more...

Briefs

LGLA To Learn About Grow Houses Sept. 25

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The Loxahatchee Groves Landowners’ Association will meet on Thursday, Sept. 25 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at Palm West Presbyterian Church at 13689 Okeechobee Blvd. The guest speakers will be Lt. Dennis St. Cyr and Agent Edward Hunter from the PBSO Narcotics Division. They will be presenting information on clandestine drug labs, specifically marijuana grow more...

Briefs

Wellington Remembers 9/11 Tragedy

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Wellington Remembers 9/11 Tragedy

Wellington Village Council members joined public safety personnel and members of the community on Thursday, Sept. 11 for a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at the Wellington Community Center. Speakers honored the lives lost that day, sharing memories and paying respects. The guest speaker was John Napolitano, a Wellington resident who lost his son on more...

Around Town , Featured , Wellington