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Wellington’s 40th Street Renamed Gracida Way

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Wellington’s 40th Street Renamed Gracida Way

The Wellington Village Council unanimously approved a request last week to rename 40th Street South as Gracida Way in honor of the late Carlos Gracida, who died following a polo accident in February. Equestrian activist Victoria McCullough, who lives on 40th Street South, made the request. “The reason I would like that, and I think the community would also, is more...

Equestrian , News , Wellington

Fall Festival Brings Crowds To Wellington

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Fall Festival Brings Crowds To Wellington

Wellington held its annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 18 at Village Park on Pierson Road. The event provided a family-friendly Halloween celebration with food trucks, bounce houses, trick or treating, a haunted house, face painting, balloon animals, a costume contest and more...

Around Town , Featured , Wellington

Spookyville Returns To Yesteryear Village

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Spookyville Returns To Yesteryear Village

The South Florida Fairgrounds’ Yesteryear Village is hosting its Spookyville event for children 12 and under with costume contests, tricks, treats, crafts rides, food and more. It began last weekend and will continue Oct. 24 through 26 and Oct. 31. For more information, visit www.yesteryearvillage.org or call (561) more...

Around Town , Royal Palm Beach

Howl At The Moon Event At Dog Park Oct. 25

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Wellington pooches will get pampered at the 12th annual “Howl at the Moon” event at the Wellington Dog Park (2975 Greenbriar Blvd.). Come show off your four-legged friend on Saturday, Oct. 25. The event runs from 9 a.m. to noon and offers a wide variety of activities. The event will include a dog costume contest, pictures with your pet, microchipping, canine good more...

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PBSO Foundation Holds Golf Tourney To Benefit Scholarship Fund

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

PBSO Foundation Holds Golf Tourney To Benefit Scholarship Fund

The third annual Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Foundation Golf Classic took place Monday, Oct. 13 at the Wanderers Club in Wellington. The event was held to benefit the foundation’s scholarship program. Pro golfer Michelle McGann was the special guest, offering helpful golf tips and posing for more...

Around Town , People , Sports

Western Business Alliance Hosts First Social

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Western Business Alliance Hosts First Social

On Thursday, Oct. 16, the Western Business Alliance, a new business networking group held its first social at the White Elephant restaurant in the original Wellington Mall. There were raffles, snacks and drinks as dozens gathered to create new relationships and rekindle old. For more information, visit more...

Around Town , Business , Featured , Wellington

Wellington Grant Helps Beautify Thoroughfares

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Beginning Nov. 1, the Village of Wellington will offer property owners along major thoroughfares assistance in replacing hedges affected by whitefly through the Major Thoroughfare Hedge Grant. With this matching, reimbursable grant, property owners can apply to receive up to $500 in matching funds per address for removing and replacing hedges and installing more...

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RPB Green Market To Open Second Season

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The second season of the Royal Palm Beach Green Market & Bazaar will open Sunday, Nov. 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Royal Palm Beach Commons Park (11600 Poinciana Blvd.). Visitors can spend a nice day outdoors connecting with their community and supporting locally grown produce and organic goods. Listen to music as you shop a wide selection of produce ranging from more...

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Grand Opening Of New Dunkin’ Donuts Store Oct. 26

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Dunkin’ Donuts will celebrate the grand opening of a new restaurant located at 9104 Forest Hill Blvd. in Wellington on Sunday, Oct. 26 from 9 to 11 a.m. To celebrate the grand opening, WRMF will be on-site giving away prizes, along with Kevin Ralston of WRMF’s KVJ Morning Show. Guests are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes for a chance to win prizes, more...

Briefs , Business

Pines Of Wellington Anniversary

By at October 24, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

On Saturday, Oct. 25, the Pines of Wellington will celebrate its 35th year as a neighborhood with a fall block party. Stop by at 3 p.m. on the west end of Timber Pine Trail for activities including a talent show, family games, a bonfire, a DJ and more. Attendees are asked to bring a main entrée, with enough for 10 people, and either a dessert or appetizer, as well as more...

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