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Physical Therapy Helps Area Man Recover

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Physical Therapy Helps Area Man Recover

Wilberforce “Will” English and his wife, Dawn M. Boughdon-English, are preparing to return to their home in Loxahatchee after he was hospitalized for more than five months. On June 28, Will and his wife were in a horrific automobile accident while driving home from a singing engagement at a local establishment. While in route, they were hit by a drunk more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , People

TKA Gift Gathering Party Supports Annual Dinner

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

TKA Gift Gathering Party Supports Annual Dinner

On Nov. 12, more than 60 ladies gathered at the Old Palm Clubhouse in Palm Beach Gardens for the King’s Academy’s fall gift gathering party. The event was hosted by Ellen Hobbs in support of TKA’s 2015 Mane Event Dinner & Auction. Guests were treated to a wonderful buffet lunch and were offered individual makeup consultations with Fonda Lee of the Fonda Lee more...

People , Schools

Area Residents Helped Make Buddy Walk A Big Success

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Area Residents Helped Make Buddy Walk A Big Success

When Wellington’s Joe and Chari Sassin told Gold Coast Down Syndrome Organization Executive Director Terri Harmon that their team Benjamin’s Buddies had a goal to raise $20,000 for the 20th annual Buddy Walk, Harmon never had a doubt that it would happen. She knew that the Sassins, parents of five-year-old Ben, who is in pre-kindergarten at Panther Run Elementary more...

News , Palm Beach County , People

Young Professionals Event Helps Horses Healing Hearts

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Young Professionals Event Helps Horses Healing Hearts

On Nov. 1, the Young Professionals of Wellington hosted Wicked at the Wanderers, a casino and costume party for a cause. A smashing success, the event was attended by more than 300 people and allowed the Young Professionals of Wellington to make a charitable donation of $16,000 to Horses Healing Hearts, an organization whose mission is to help children raised with more...

News , People

Talia Fradkin In National Honor Society

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Talia Fradkin In National Honor Society

Wellington resident Talia Fradkin was inducted into the National Honor Society at the inaugural ceremony at Palm Beach Virtual School on Nov. 6. Membership is based on leadership, academics and a commitment to community service.  ABOVE: National Honor Society Sponsor Mrs. Ava Pence and Talia Fradkin at the more...

People

Knights Of Columbus To Host Guriere Fundraiser

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Friends, family and the Knights of Columbus from St. Rita Catholic Church in Wellington are holding a fundraiser for the Guriere family on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Elks Lodge #1352 (6188 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach). Ralph Guriere has been a resident of Palm Beach County for the last 36 years, running “The Italian Village” on Military Road more...

Briefs , People

Local Attorney Earns Philanthropic Advisor Designation

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Local Attorney Earns Philanthropic Advisor Designation

Phil DiComo, a partner in the law firm Haile Shaw & Pfaffenberger, has earned the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy professional designation from the Richard D. Irwin Graduate School of the American College. The designation positions DiComo, a Loxahatchee resident, as a leader in the philanthropy sector as it relates to wealth management and estate planning. It more...

Business , People

Pack 125 Makes Record Donation To The Food Bank

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Pack 125 Makes Record Donation To The Food Bank

Cub Scout Pack 125 of Wellington recently concluded its Scouting for Food Drive to collect non-perishable food for families needing assistance. Cubmaster Blake Levy challenged his scouts to bring at least 10 food items to their den meetings throughout the month of October. On Tuesday, Nov. 4, Levy and his son, Chase, loaded their truck and delivered the pack’s food more...

People

KCF Hits The Greens For Jenna McCann Tourney

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

KCF Hits The Greens For Jenna McCann Tourney

The Kids Cancer Foundation held its eighth annual Jenna McCann Memorial Golf Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 8 at the Wanderers Club in Wellington. After the golf game, awards were given out during a buffet dinner that featured raffles along with live and silent auctions. For more info., visit more...

Around Town , People , Sports

Art By Local Equestrians On Display

By at November 21, 2014 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The work of several local artists will be on display from Nov. 24 through Dec. 28 at the Paint Store at Ronald Shaffer Interiors, located at 1800 Upland Road in West Palm Beach. The art of Ann Friedlander and Michele Hundt will be featured, as well as the jewelry of Lily Zilo. These three friends, part of the equestrian community in Wellington, also find time to pursue more...

Briefs , People