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‘Shattered Dreams’ Event At RPBHS

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‘Shattered Dreams’ Event At RPBHS

Life can change — or end — in the blink of an eye for teens who don’t drive responsibly. That’s the message that the Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) Club and the Student Council of Royal Palm Beach High School passed on to the 2,000 students who witnessed the mock demonstration called “Shattered Dreams” on Thursday, April 10 on the school’s more...

Around Town , Featured , News , Royal Palm Beach , Schools

Lox Groves Finalizes Stricter Livestock Waste Ordinance

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Lox Groves Finalizes Stricter Livestock Waste Ordinance

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council on Tuesday approved the final reading of a livestock waste-hauling ordinance designed to curtail the large amounts of horse manure and bedding being dumped in the town. The ordinance was the latest in a long line of laws passed by the town beginning in 2010, with limited success, to try to curtail commercial waste haulers who have more...

Equestrian , Loxahatchee Groves , News

CAFCI Picnic On April 19

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Caribbean-Americans for Community Involvement (CAFCI) will host its annual Easter picnic on Saturday, April 19 from 11 a.m. to sundown at Okeeheelee Park’s Micanopy Pavilion. The picnic is a fun day and will feature an Easter egg hunt, bounce house and Caribbean foods. For more information, call Mr. Simms at (561) 719-0263, the CAFCI Hotline at (561) 790-4002 or more...

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U.S. Open Final Sunday Will Conclude Season

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U.S. Open Final Sunday Will Conclude Season

The 2014 polo season at the International Polo Club Palm Beach comes to a conclusion on Sunday, April 20 with the final match of the 110th Maserati U.S. Open Polo Championships. Last Sunday’s featured matches saw Crab Orchard (Peke Gonzalez, Magoo Laprida, Facundo Pieres and Paco de Narvaez) defeat Audi (Marc Ganzi, Gonzalito Pieres, Rodrigo Andrade and Gonzalo Del more...

Equestrian , News , Sports , Wellington

Superheroes Rally To Fight Cancer

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Superheroes Rally To Fight Cancer

The Acreage/Loxahatchee Relay for Life was held on Friday, April 11 and Saturday, April 12 at Acreage Community Park. The theme of the event was “Superheroes,” and teams donned masks and capes to fight cancer. The overnight event helps the American Cancer Society raise funds for cancer research and supporting patients and more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , Around Town , Featured , People

PBSO’s Animal Kindness & Dog Safety Program Visits Scouts

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PBSO’s Animal Kindness & Dog Safety Program Visits Scouts

On Thursday, April 3, Barbara Masi of the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Animal Kindness & Dog Safety Program spoke with local Girl Scouts and their families about the fundamentals of caring and interacting with pets. The PBSO’s Animal Kindness program uses gentle retired racing greyhounds in its presentations to children at area schools and camps, and for more...

Briefs , Palm Beach County , People

Free College Planning Workshops Offered

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Parents and students are invited to attend free upcoming college planning workshops presented by College Planning Masters. Parents will learn how to maximize financial aid and minimize out-of-pocket expenses. The first workshop will be Wednesday, April 23 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Wellington High School (2101 Greenview Shores Blvd., Wellington). The second workshop will more...

Briefs , Schools

Lake Worth Zombie Crawl To Benefit Big Dog

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On Saturday, April 26, zombies will return to roam the streets of Lake Worth for the second annual LDUB Zombie Crawl. If you thought last year’s was a romp’n rampage, you’re in for twice the treat this go-around. Third Eye Adventures, in cooperation with Wheels for Kids, Enigma Haunt, South Shores Tavern, Brogues Down Under, Dave’s Last Resort & Raw Bar, more...

Briefs , News

YWCA Luncheon April 25 To Feature Civil Rights Icon

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YWCA Luncheon April 25 To Feature Civil Rights Icon

Carlotta Walls LaNier, youngest of the “Little Rock Nine” and author of A Mighty Long Way: My Journey to Justice at Little Rock Central High School, will be the featured speaker at the YWCA of Palm Beach County’s inaugural “Stand Against Racism” luncheon to be held Friday, April 25 at 11:30 a.m. in the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion. LaNier made history on more...

Briefs , Palm Beach County

Free Yoga At Commons Park April 22

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The Village of Royal Palm Beach will offer a free yoga class at Commons Park (11600 Poinciana Blvd.) on Earth Day, Tuesday, April 22, from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m. All levels are welcome, and no experience is necessary. Connect with nature and start your day stretching, releasing stress, increasing energy and strength under blue skies. If you like the class, join the more...

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