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Concerts, Food Trucks And Ice Buckets

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

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

Benefit For Injured Acreage Athlete

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

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

Movement Arts Dance Academy Hosts Open House

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Movement Arts Dance Academy Hosts Open House

Movement Arts Dance Academy in Royal Palm Beach held open houses last week, for aspiring and returning dancers. Approximately 60 dancers took part in creative movement, ballet, tap, hip-hop and tumbling classes. For more info., call (561) 792-9757 or visit more...

Around Town , Business , Royal Palm Beach

Dog Wash Benefits Heart Association

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Dog Wash Benefits Heart Association

Wellington Regional Medical Center Emergency Services and Courtyard Animal Hospital hosted a charity dog wash to benefit the American Heart Association on Sunday, Aug. 24 at the Wellington Dog Park. Dog owners and their furry friends convened at the park, where dogs were offered baths, nail clipping and microchip more...

Around Town , Wellington

Open House At Temple Beth Torah

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

Open House At Temple Beth Torah

Temple Beth Torah in Wellington held an open house Sunday, Aug. 24. Approximately 200 current and prospective members got a chance to met Rabbi Andrew Rosenkranz, the temple’s new spiritual leader, and Cantor Carrie Barry, as well as members of the sisterhood and brotherhood. For more info., call (561) 793-2700 or visit more...

Around Town , Featured , Wellington

Fun Activities At Our Kids World

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:02 am | 0 Comment

Fun Activities At Our Kids World

Our Kids World Family Fun Fest took place last weekend at the South Florida Fairgrounds. Children 12 and under enjoyed hands-on educational activities and entertainment, met sports mascots and television characters, and had fun bouncing around in the inflatable Fun Zone. For more info., visit more...

Around Town , Featured , Royal Palm Beach , Sports

Auction Helps Animal Rescue Group

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:01 am | 0 Comment

Auction Helps Animal Rescue Group

A quarter auction was held Wednesday, Aug. 19 at the Royal Palm Beach Cultural Center to benefit Justin Bartlett Animal Rescue. There were a wide variety of items up for bid, along with a raffle to support the animal nonprofit. To learn more about Justin Bartlett Animal Rescue, call (561) 684-1010 or visit more...

Around Town , Featured , Royal Palm Beach

County Officials Take ALS Challenge

By at August 29, 2014 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

County Officials Take ALS Challenge

State Attorney Dave Aronberg, Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw and Public Defender Carey Haughwout fulfilled the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Tuesday, Aug. 19 at PBSO headquarters in West Palm Beach. Each of them called out their colleagues to participate in the challenge as part of a broader effort to benefit research into ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s more...

Around Town , Featured , Palm Beach County , People

Students Head Back To School

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Students Head Back To School

Students across the western communities headed back to school on Monday to begin the 2014-15 school year. The year brought several new charter schools and a number of schools with new principals. Shown here, the Town-Crier visited Emerald Cove Middle School and Wellington Elementary School in Wellington, Crestwood Middle School in Royal Palm Beach and Western Pines Middle more...

Around Town , Featured , Schools

Nursing School Hosts First Graduation

By at August 22, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Nursing School Hosts First Graduation

The inaugural class of the NRI Institute of Health Sciences, a new nursing school that opened in the Royal Plaza shopping center last year, held its graduation ceremony Friday, Aug. 15 at the Royal Palm Beach Cultural Center. Dan Splain, who owns the school with his wife, Beth Stolkowski, said 10 candidates graduated from the practical nurse program. Each student more...

Around Town , Featured , News , Royal Palm Beach