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Quilters Donate Pillow Pals To Children’s Medical Services

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Quilters Donate Pillow Pals To Children’s Medical Services

Members of the Wellington Quilters Bee gave the Child Protection Team of Children’s Medical Services 60 handmade pillow pals last week. Pillow pals are given to children who need a friend to hold in times of emotional upheaval. The Wellington Seniors Club made a donation to the Wellington Quilters Bee to be used for materials for charitable projects. The pillow pals more...

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Girl Scouts Host Thin Mint Sprint 5K Race And Tagalong Trot

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Girl Scouts Host Thin Mint Sprint 5K Race And Tagalong Trot

More than 300 runners from throughout South Florida laced up their running shoes and joined the Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida for the fourth annual Thin Mint Sprint 5K on Sunday, April 12 at Okeeheelee Park. The race also included the Tagalong Trot 100-yard dash for kids 8 and under. The top three runners overall were Seth Kaufman, Mark Kasprzyk and Neil Dryland. more...

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Mericantante To Be Honorary Co-Chair Of Homeless Center Luncheon

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Mericantante To Be Honorary Co-Chair Of Homeless Center Luncheon

Rev. Father John Mericantante, pastor emeritus of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, is teaming up with the Homeless Coalition of Palm Beach County to help end homelessness across the community. The esteemed Pahokee priest has agreed to serve as an honorary co-chair for the fourth annual Senator Philip D. Lewis Center Luncheon on Wednesday, May 6. Mericantante joins Palm more...

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Autism Awareness Event At Wellington Colts Baseball Game

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Autism Awareness Event At Wellington Colts Baseball Game

The Wellington Colts 13U Orange travel baseball team held an autism awareness event at their game Sunday, April 19 at Village Park in Wellington. Team members wore blue autism awareness shirts to honor Bryan Riedell, brother of Colts team member Andrew more...

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Bubbles & Bouquets Set For May 17 At IPC

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Bubbles & Bouquets Set For May 17 At IPC

The charity event Bubbles & Bouquets will be held on Sunday May 17 at the International Polo Club Pavilion to benefit Petals With Purpose. The event will feature five prominent couples from the Palm Beach area competing in a floral arrangement contest. The couple with the most donations at the end of the competition will be crowned the winner. Brunch, along with more...

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Bru’s Buddies Gets Check From McLellan Foundation

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Bru’s Buddies Gets Check From McLellan Foundation

Kevin McLellan, president of the Tyler McLellan Foundation, recently presented Bob Brudzinski with a check for $1,025 for his charity Bru’s Buddies Community Legacy Program. The McLellan Foundation raised the funds from its annual charity poker tournament, the fifth annual Tyler’s Team Charity Poker Classic. “Every year, we select a charity to donate a portion of more...

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Palm Coast Health Underwriters Visit Washington, D.C.

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Palm Coast Health Underwriters Visit Washington, D.C.

The Palm Coast Association of Health Underwriters (PCAHU) team of Debbie Hollister, Steve Israel, Keith Jordano, Julian Lago, Michele Malooley, and Brad and Sue Tunis recently attended the National Association of Health Underwriters 25th annual Capital Conference in Washington, D.C. While there, the delegation met with area legislators and staff about healthcare more...

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Commissioner McKinlay Receives ChildNet Champion Award

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Commissioner McKinlay Receives ChildNet Champion Award

Palm Beach County Commissioner Melissa McKinlay received the inaugural Champion for Children award from ChildNet on Thursday, April 9. ChildNet Executive Director Larry Rein presented McKinlay with the award at the annual Care For Kids luncheon held at Frenchman’s Reserve. A former ChildNet board member, McKinlay was honored for her advocacy for children in foster more...

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Seniors Club Hosts Spring Dance

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:02 am | 0 Comment

Seniors Club Hosts Spring Dance

Wellington Seniors Club held its Spring Dinner Dance on Friday, April 17 at the Mayacoo Lakes Country Club. Guests enjoyed a sit-down dinner and door prizes. One lucky guest from each table was awarded a live floral centerpiece. DJs Jason Bank and Katherine Amarance of Jammin’ Express Entertainment kept the seniors dancing all more...

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Volunteers Clean Wellington Streets

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:00 am | 0 Comment

Volunteers Clean Wellington Streets

Wellington residents took part in the Great American Cleanup on Saturday, April 18 in the 12th Fairway/White Pine community and along Wellington Trace. There was a volunteer appreciation lunch more...

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