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Wellington Council Commends Boy For Helping Needy Kids

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Wellington Council Commends Boy For Helping Needy Kids

Ten-year-old Noah Norwitch received praise from the Wellington Village Council on Tuesday, along with a round of applause from the audience, for a donation of more than $3,300 of his birthday money to children in need of money to enroll in sports programs. Norwitch is a fifth grader on the safety patrol at Binks Forest Elementary School. His father is a pilot, and more...

News , People , Wellington

White Elephant Restaurant Hosts MBSK Fundraiser

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White Elephant Restaurant Hosts MBSK Fundraiser

Every year, My Brothers’/Sisters’ Keeper, founded by Jess Santamaria, holds fundraising dinners at various restaurants for its projects to assist disadvantaged individuals. This year’s third event was held at the new White Elephant Bar & Grill in the original Wellington Mall. Dinner was enjoyed by all. There was a live auction with items donated by community more...

Around Town , Palm Beach County , People

Devon Kane Takes Autumn Grand Prix

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Devon Kane Takes Autumn Grand Prix

Devon Kane and her self-trained Grand Prix gelding Destiny proved to be unbeatable at the 2014 Great American Insurance Group USDF Region 3 Championships and Wellington Classic Dressage Autumn Challenge held Oct. 16-19. Kane returned recently from a summer of training with Olympic gold medalist Hubertus Schmidt in Germany in preparation for the dressage season in more...

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Seminole Ridge Crowns Royalty

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Seminole Ridge Crowns Royalty

Seminole Ridge High School crowned its homecoming king and queen on Friday, Oct. 24. Shown here is Homecoming King Austin Taylor and Homecoming Queen Natalie Fisher. Meanwhile, on the football field, the Hawks hosted Pahokee High School, dominating the Blue Devils 54-21. Photo by Gene more...

Acreage/Loxahatchee , People , Schools

Royal Palm Rotary Receives Polio Honor

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Royal Palm Rotary Receives Polio Honor

Members of the Royal Palm Beach Rotary Club attended the Palm Beach County Commission meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 7 to receive a proclamation naming Oct. 24 as World Polio Day in Palm Beach County on behalf of Rotarians around the more...

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Rotarian From Nicaragua Visits Royal Palm Club

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Rotarian From Nicaragua Visits Royal Palm Club

Sarah Junkin Woodard from Club Rotario Ciudad Sandino in Managua, Nicaragua, visited the Royal Palm Beach Rotary Club recently and spoke about projects involving youth at the Jubilee House Community bringing supplies, medical treatment and much-needed attention to children in that area of the world. She also traded Rotary flags with the local clubs. Pictured here is Royal more...

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C.K. Carter Of RPB Claims FAPA Award

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C.K. Carter Of RPB Claims FAPA Award

Royal Palm Beach resident and John I. Leonard English/journalism teacher Charysse “C.K.” Carter was among the winners of the Florida Authors & Publishers Association (FAPA) annual President’s Awards given out Saturday, Aug. 9. The awards are for the best books of 2013 and the first half of 2014 by authors and publishers in Florida and throughout the United more...

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FitzGerald To Chair Homeless Event

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FitzGerald To Chair Homeless Event

Tamra FitzGerald will chair of the Lord’s Place Ending Homelessness Breakfast on Thursday, Nov. 20 at 8 a.m. at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. FitzGerald is a founding partner of Venue Marketing Group and is a longtime supporter of the Lord’s Place, helping to guide its branding and marketing efforts. The Lord’s Place Ending Homelessness Breakfast more...

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Steinhouse Finishes Navy Training

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Navy Seaman Recruit Samuel N. Steinhouse, son of Michael Mahoney and Janice Konigsberg of Wellington, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command in Great Lakes, Ill. During the eight-week program, Steinhouse completed a variety of training, which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, more...

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Fly-In Day At Wellington’s Aero Club

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Fly-In Day At Wellington’s Aero Club

Wellington’s Aero Club welcomed Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association President Mark Baker during the community’s annual fly-in event Saturday, Oct. 25. There was lunch, flying activities, aircraft on display and entertainment for the residents of the private aviation community that has been in Wellington for more than 30 years. For more info., visit more...

Around Town , Featured , People