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Justin Bartlett Animal Rescue Helps Fly Animals To Freedom

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Justin Bartlett Animal Rescue Helps Fly Animals To Freedom

On Saturday, Sept. 27, Justin Bartlett Animal Rescue in Royal Palm Beach again participated in the Pilots and Paws Freedom Flight. The all-volunteer staff members are repeat participants in the annual event, dedicated to saving animals at risk of euthanasia, helping them find happy endings with loving families, in a loving home. Those at Justin Bartlett Animal more...

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Author Susan Beattie Visits Binks Forest

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Author Susan Beattie Visits Binks Forest

Author Susan Beattie visited Binks Forest Elementary School on Thursday, Oct. 9 to read from her book, Luke’s Story: A Rescue Puppy’s First Year on Palm Beach & Worth Avenue. Beattie introduced students to the story of Luke, a rescue puppy from Big Dog Ranch Rescue who was adopted by Beattie’s son, Greg. For more info., visit www.lukesstory.com. PHOTOS BY ANDREA more...

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Sons Of Italy Celebrate Columbus Day

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Sons Of Italy Celebrate Columbus Day

The Sons of Italy Michelangelo Lodge #2864 held its Columbus Day dinner dance on Saturday, Oct. 11 at the Royal Palm Beach Cultural Center. The Italian buffet supper was catered by Mamma Mia. Andrea Tesoro sang classic Italian songs, and a DJ played dance more...

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Fitzpatrick Serving On ‘USS Carl Vinson’

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Fitzpatrick Serving On ‘USS Carl Vinson’

Shown here, Hull Maintenance Technician Natalie Fitzpatrick (right) from West Palm Beach and Culinary Specialist 3rd Class Christopher Mannix from Anza, Calif., search for possible threats from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as the ship departs Singapore. The ship and its embarked air wing, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17, are on more...

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Rotary Club Distributes Dictionaries To Schools

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Rotary Club Distributes Dictionaries To Schools

The Rotary Club of Wellington completed its annual dictionary project on Friday, Oct. 3 as part of its community service projects for the year. The club donated dictionaries to students in every third grade class in Wellington schools. More than 2,400 dictionaries were distributed. The dictionaries were donated by the Rotary Foundation, as well as personal donations more...

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Chick-Fil-A To Host Williams Fundraiser

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Chick-Fil-A To Host Williams Fundraiser

Chick-Fil-A will host a fundraiser to benefit Tori Williams, a 38-year-old Palms West Hospital ER nurse with a rare form of cancer, to help defray her rising medical costs. Chick-Fil-A will donate 20 percent of all sales at their Mall at Wellington Green and Royal Palm Beach locations on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 to Williams. In addition, there will be a spinning wheel event at more...

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Project 425 Donates Flag ToPefley Family

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Project 425 Donates Flag ToPefley Family

Project 425 retired its American flag Oct. 4 and presented it at a special service in honor of Paul “Sam” Pefley of Royal Palm Beach, who died Sept. 25. The flag presentation was to Greg Pefley, Sam’s son, by Major General Wayne P. Jackson at Sam’s celebration of life. The flag was given to the family to fly over Sam’s farm in The Acreage for remembrance more...

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YWCA Official Addresses Women Of Western Communities

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YWCA Official Addresses Women Of Western Communities

Women of the Western Communities held its monthly dinner meeting Thursday, Oct. 2 at the Wanderers Club in Wellington. YWCA Outreach Counselor Felicia del Valle spoke about domestic violence and YWCA resources available to help women leave an abusive home life and start anew. For more info., e-mail Mair Armand at mair@wwc-fl.com or call (561) more...

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Pumpkin Sale Underway At St. Peter’s Church

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Pumpkin Sale Underway At St. Peter’s Church

St. Peter’s United Methodist Church has opened its pumpkin patch, located at 12200 W. Forest Hill Blvd. in more...

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Cook To Present Award At Dressage Challenge

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Cook To Present Award At Dressage Challenge

Wellington area Realtor and dressage rider Ann-Louise Cook will sponsor the inaugural Dressage People’s Choice Award during the 2014 Wellington Classic Dressage Autumn Challenge to be held in conjunction with the upcoming Great American Insurance Group USDF Region 3 Championships. The Dressage People’s Choice Award is based on sportsmanship, horsemanship and more...

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