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Biotech Firm Works To Bypass Bacterial Resistance Problem

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Biotech Firm Works To Bypass Bacterial Resistance Problem

Antibiotic resistance is one of the most significant threats to today’s healthcare system, and that was the concern Wellington resident Tony Brazzale had in mind when he founded Gordian Biotechnologies Inc. With a strong medical chemistry background, Brazzale has been in the forefront of science and business for the past 19 years. He has worked with numerous more...

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CACFI Awards 21 Achievement Scholarships To Seniors

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CACFI Awards 21 Achievement Scholarships To Seniors

Caribbean-Americans for Community Involvement (CAFCI) recently hosted its annual scholarship awards ceremony at the Village Golf Club in Royal Palm Beach, presenting scholarships to 21 local students. CAFCI is celebrating its 25th year serving the community through volunteerism, cultural diversity awareness, health awareness, community outreach, youth development and more...

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Wellington Quilters Club Donates Creations For Kids To PBC Fire-Rescue

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Wellington Quilters Club Donates Creations For Kids To PBC Fire-Rescue

On Thursday, July 17, the Wellington Seniors Quilters Bee presented some “pillow pals” to Palm Beach County Fire-Rescue personnel from Wellington’s Station 25. The quilters sewed these huggable and washable pillow pals and gave them to PBCFR to share with children who may be in need of a hug after an more...

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Helping Hearts Bunco Fundraiser

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Helping Hearts Bunco Fundraiser

The Helping Hearts Corporation held its fundraiser Pennies for Penny on Sunday, July 20 at Tree’s Wings & Ribs in Royal Palm Beach. Attendees played friendly games of Bunco, winning prizes and enjoying great food to help Ashley Packard collect the money necessary to pay off her service dog, Penny. For more info., visit www.facebook.com/helpingheartsoflox. PHOTOS BY more...

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Summer Art Show Opening Reception

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Summer Art Show Opening Reception

An opening reception for “Summer Art In Wellington” was held Friday, July 18 at the original Wellington Mall. Visitors stopped by to enjoy artwork from local and internationally acclaimed artists. The event was sponsored by Portada Florida magazine and Etiqueta Excellence Manners. PHOTOS BY ADAM more...

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Royal Palm Church Installs New Executive Pastor

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Royal Palm Church Installs New Executive Pastor

Rev. Dr. Kirk McCormick was installed as the new executive pastor at Royal Palm Presbyterian Church in Lake Worth on Sunday, July 13. The church, located at 6348 Hypoluxo Road, offers traditional worship services on Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. The Well, a new, family-oriented, contemporary worship service, is offered on Sundays at 5 p.m. The Well fellowship features a more...

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National Honor For SRHS Student Myles Addison

By at July 25, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) recently selected Seminole Ridge High School student Myles Addison as a member. The society recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community commitment. The announcement was made by NSHSS Founder and Chairman Claes Nobel, a senior member of the family that established more...

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David Mcleod Attends Paralegal Warrior Course

By at July 25, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Army Spc. David Mcleod recently attended the Paralegal Warrior Training Course (PWTC) at Fort McCoy, Wisc. The class trains paralegal soldiers to support legal operations of the reserve components of the U.S. Army, U.S. Army Reserve and the U.S. Army National Guard. The two-week course is based on a “crawl-walk-run” philosophy of training. First, students more...

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Children’s Theatre Performs ‘Mulan Jr.’

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Children’s Theatre Performs ‘Mulan Jr.’

The Wellington Children’s Theatre performed Disney’s Mulan Jr. on Saturday, July 12 at Trinity West Church in Loxahatchee Groves. The show was directed and produced by Karen Braunstein and showcased the children’s humor, singing and dancing. For more on fall classes or upcoming shows, visit www.wellingtonchildrenstheatre.com. PHOTOS BY FABIANA more...

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Temple B’nai Jacob Welcomes Educator Rabbi Janie Grackin

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Temple B’nai Jacob Welcomes Educator Rabbi Janie Grackin

Temple B’nai Jacob of Wellington has named Rabbi Janie Grackin as its new religious school director. Grackin is working with Temple B’nai Jacob’s leadership to redesign and update its religious school, combining traditional knowledge and love of Judaism in a new curriculum infused with art, music, technology and drama. The school will re-launch this fall as the more...

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