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Wellington Rec Unveils Weather Alert System

By at July 3, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Wellington’s Parks & Recreation Department is offering a new service for notifying participants when a game, practice, facility or event has been affected by field or weather conditions. Rec participants can sign up to receive weather and field notifications via text message or e-mail. A free app is also available for download, which allows users to view all more...

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RPB Plans Great Star Spangled Spectacular

By at July 3, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Celebrate the Fourth of July at the annual Star Spangled Spectacular at Royal Palm Beach Commons Park. Come early, as the festivities begin at 1 p.m. As part of the celebration, the day will feature multiple activities, including a Kids Fun Zone area. The Kids Fun Zone will run from 1 to 10 p.m. and requires a wristband purchase of $10 per person. Live entertainment more...

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Sleep Apnea Group To Meet

By at July 3, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Awake Group of the Western Communities, a health awareness group for those affected by sleep apnea, will meet Tuesday, July 28 at 7 p.m. The meeting will take place at the center court of the original Wellington mall, located at 12794 W. Forest Hill Blvd. in Wellington. The event is sponsored by Dr. Steven M. Miller of the Dental Sleep Center of Wellington, the featured more...

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Evelyn & Arthur President To Address Emerging Leader Society July 23

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Evelyn & Arthur President To Address Emerging Leader Society July 23

Business icon Adrianne Weissman, president of Evelyn & Arthur clothing, accessories and gifts for women, will participate in a sit-down with the United Way of Palm Beach County’s Emerging Leader Society on July 23. Weissman will discuss her experiences overcoming sexism, building a thriving business and the importance of philanthropy during a session moderated by more...

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Red Barn’s Purina Event Set For July 11

By at July 3, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Red Barn Feed & Supply will host its 2015 Purina Check-R-Board Days customer appreciation event on Saturday, July 11 during regular business hours. Customers are invited to stop by Red Barn, located at 12948 Okeechobee Blvd. in Loxahatchee Groves, to enjoy special savings on select items throughout the store. Customers will also have the opportunity to enter in the more...

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Tropical Fruit Tree Sale July 18

By at July 3, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Palm Beach Chapter of the Rare Fruit Council International will host its biannual Tropical Fruit Tree & Edible Plant Sale on Saturday, July 18 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the South Florida Fairgrounds Agriplex. This year’s sale will offer numerous delightful and delicious tropical fruit trees, along with herbs, spices, specially formulated fruitilizer and more...

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Pafford To Speak At FLARA Forum July 6

By at July 3, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Florida Alliance for Retired Americans will host a roundtable discussion on Florida’s 2015 legislation session with a focus on Medicaid expansion and charter schools on Monday, July 6 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Wellington library (1951 Royal Fern Drive). State Rep. Mark Pafford (D-District 86) will explain what did and didn’t happen and why, reviewing highlights of more...

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PBC Water To Flush Lines With Chlorine

By at July 3, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

To maintain high water quality in the county’s water distribution system, the Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department will temporarily modify the disinfection process used to treat drinking water. The county will use a somewhat stronger disinfection process to produce a chlorine residual instead of a chloramine residual from July 13 to Aug. 14. The county will also more...

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Benefit For Accident Victims June 28 At Short Stacks

By at June 26, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Benefit For Accident Victims June 28 At Short Stacks

Short Stacks restaurant in Wellington will host a fundraising benefit Sunday, June 28 from 3 to 5 p.m. to raise funds for Alanna Rizzo and Dustin Moore-Gerasimchik, two of five of Short Stacks employees who were involved in a severe car accident on Friday, June 12 in Royal Palm Beach. Rizzo and Moore-Gerasimchik were flown by Trauma Hawk to St. Mary’s Medical Center. more...

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Holiday Party At Hamlin House

By at June 26, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Residents of The Acreage are invited to the second annual Fourth of July Grillin’ & Chillin’ BBQ Bash at the Hamlin House Community Center (14893 89th Place North) starting at 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 4. The free neighborhood event will feature food, music and games. Attendees are requested to bring a dish for everyone to share. Last year, more than 100 more...

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