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Darrell Lange Hopes To Bring A New Voice To The RPB Village Council

By at February 27, 2015 | 12:06 am | 0 Comment

Darrell Lange Hopes To Bring A New Voice To The RPB Village Council

By Chris Felker Former Royal Palm Beach Planning & Zoning Commissioner Darrell Lange casts himself as an outsider who has valuable experience voters cannot afford to ignore as he faces incumbent Vice Mayor Dave Swift and former Councilwoman Martha Webster in a three-way race for Seat 2 on the Royal Palm Beach Village Council in the Tuesday, March 10 more...

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‘Community’ The Focus In Webster’s Bid To Return To The Council

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‘Community’ The Focus In Webster’s Bid To Return To The Council

Former Councilwoman Martha Webster is challenging Vice Mayor Dave Swift for Seat 2 on the Royal Palm Beach Village Council, which Webster held until two years ago, when Swift defeated her in his bid to return to the council after an 18-month hiatus. Also in the three-way race is former Royal Palm Beach Planning & Zoning Commissioner Darrell Lange. The election will more...

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Dave Swift Puts Focus On His Experience And Accomplishments

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Dave Swift Puts Focus On His Experience And Accomplishments

Two years after winning Royal Palm Beach Village Council Seat 2 from then-Councilwoman Martha Webster, Royal Palm Beach Vice Mayor Dave Swift must fend off two challengers to keep the seat for another two years. Aside from Webster, who wants her old seat back, former Royal Palm Beach Planning & Zoning Commissioner Darrell Lange is also seeking the post in the more...

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Harris Believes Town Should Be More Responsive To The Residents

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Harris Believes Town Should Be More Responsive To The Residents

Community activist Keith Harris is challenging incumbent Councilman Ryan Liang for Seat 3 on the Loxahatchee Groves Town Council. The race is one of two council contests on the Tuesday, March 10 ballot, which also includes several ballot questions. Harris, chairman of the town’s Roadways, Equestrian Trails & Greenway Advisory Committee (RETGAC), has been more...

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‘Team Player’ Ryan Liang Sees Steady Progress For Town

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‘Team Player’ Ryan Liang Sees Steady Progress For Town

Two-term incumbent Ryan Liang is being challenged for Seat 3 on the Loxahatchee Groves Town Council by community activist Keith Harris, chairman of the town’s Roadways, Equestrian Trails & Greenway Advisory Committee. The race is one of two council contests on the Tuesday, March 10 ballot, which also includes several ballot questions. “I’m seeking my third more...

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RPB Zoners OK Taco Bell Plan For Old Checkers Site

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RPB Zoners OK Taco Bell Plan For Old Checkers Site

The Royal Palm Beach Planning & Zoning Commission on Tuesday recommended approval of a major site plan modification to demolish the existing Checkers building at 1318 Royal Palm Beach Blvd. to build a new, 2,137-square-foot Taco Bell restaurant with a drive-through. Site Plan Coordinator Kevin Erwin said the site sits on an outparcel within the Crossroads shopping more...

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Wellington Council Moves Forward On Saddle Trail Project

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Wellington Council Moves Forward On Saddle Trail Project

The Wellington Village Council approved four resolutions Tuesday related to the paving of part of the Saddle Trail Park neighborhood over the objections from residents of nearby neighborhoods that the project would negatively affect them. The project was initiated by residents in the southern half of Saddle Trail who were willing to pay an assessment to have paving and more...

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Wellington Council OKs Alzheimer’s Day Care Center

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Wellington Council OKs Alzheimer’s Day Care Center

The Wellington Village Council approved a conditional-use permit Tuesday for an adult day-care facility for Alzheimer’s participants at St. Michael Lutheran Church at the corner of Forest Hill Blvd. and Birkdale Drive. The facility will be operated by Alzheimer’s Community Care. Planning & Development Services Director Tim Stillings said the center will be more...

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Western-Themed Fun At West Fest March 6-8

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Western-Themed Fun At West Fest March 6-8

Royal Palm Beach’s West Fest is coming up Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 6-8 at Royal Palm Beach Commons Park as the “wild west” gets ready to take over the village. With many musical acts, carnival rides, a Food Truck Invasion Round Up, western arts and crafts vendors, a western encampment village, hayrides, horse and carriage rides, a petting zoo and more, more...

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Coca-Cola Wins Ylvisaker Cup As Time Runs Out On Valiente Rally

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Coca-Cola Wins Ylvisaker Cup As Time Runs Out On Valiente Rally

By Alex Webbe Coca-Cola (Gillian Johnston, Sugar Erskine, Julio Arellano and Mason Wroe) managed to hold off a last-ditch rally by Valiente (Bob Jornayvaz, Robert Jornayvaz, Santi Torres and Sapo Caset) last Sunday afternoon at the International Polo Club Palm Beach to capture the 2015 Ylvisaker Cup in a high-scoring 14-13 bout. The two teams traded goals in the more...

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