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Wellington Post 390 U16 Team Splits Doubleheader

By at June 26, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Wellington Post 390 U16 Team Splits Doubleheader

BY GENE NARDI On Saturday, June 20, the Wellington American Legion Post 390’s U16 baseball team defeated Boynton Beach Post 164 by a 9-4 score in the first game of a doubleheader, before falling 8-6 in the second match. The Wellington Post 390 team was 4-1 with six games remaining in the summer season. Wellington jumped out to a 4-0 lead by the bottom of the more...

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Father’s Day 5K Daddy Dash Returns

By at June 26, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Father’s Day 5K Daddy Dash Returns

The third annual Father’s Day 5K Daddy Dash, a charity race for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, took place Sunday, June 21 at Village Park. This year marked the third anniversary of the race, which has grown dramatically over that time. The event included food trucks and fun activities, including the popular Kids Run and Diaper Dash. Photos by Mike more...

Around Town , Featured , Sports , Wellington

Firecracker Golf Tourney Returns To RPB July 4

By at June 26, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Royal Palm Beach’s annual Firecracker Golf Tournament will take place Saturday, July 4 at the Village Golf Club. The scramble format tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. and will include cart and green fees, a 50/50 raffle, prizes, a longest drive contest, a closest to the pin contest and a barbecue lunch. Golfers are asked to pre-register at the more...

Briefs , Sports

Berean Christian QB Chris Mauck Wins Duke QB Challenge

By at June 26, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Berean Christian QB Chris Mauck Wins Duke QB Challenge

Berean Christian School quarterback Chris Mauck attended the David Cutcliffe Quarterback Academy at Duke University last week. The two-day camp consisted of 90 quarterbacks learning from one of the top quarterback coaches in America. Coach David Cutcliffe has mentored many college and NFL all-stars, including Peyton and Eli Manning. Going into the challenge finals, more...

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Holiday Fishing Tournament At Commons Park

By at June 26, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

The Western Communities 25th annual Red, White & Blue Fourth of July Family Fishing Tournament, presented by the Royal Palm Bassmasters, will take place Saturday, July 4. The tournament will be held at Royal Palm Beach Commons Park, not Lakeside Challenger Park. Registration, on-site only, takes place from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Fishing will be done at Commons Park only. more...

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Movement Arts Dance Academy Ends Eighth Season With Recital

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Movement Arts Dance Academy Ends Eighth Season With Recital

Students from Movement Arts Dance Academy in Royal Palm Beach have been busy over the past several months participating in competitions and events throughout the state, in addition to finishing the school year with the academy’s eighth annual recital. More than 200 students performed in this year’s recital, “That’s Entertainment.” Two performances were held more...

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Girls Basketball Team To Host Camp At Seminole Ridge

By at June 26, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Girls Basketball Team To Host Camp At Seminole Ridge

Seminole Ridge High School’s girls basketball team, led by coach Scott O’Hara, will lead a summer basketball camp for girls ages 6 to 14 from June 29 to July 2 at the school from 3 to 6 p.m. daily. Registration for the camp begins at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, June 29. Space is limited, so register today. For more information, call O’Hara at (561) more...

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Tennis Play Day At New Tennis Center

By at June 26, 2015 | 12:01 am | 0 Comment

Tennis Play Day At New Tennis Center

The Western Communities Tennis Association hosted a free Tennis Play Day on Saturday, June 20 featuring tennis instruction for the whole family at the new Wellington Tennis Center, located at 3100 Lyons Road. There were classes for all levels, from children to adults, beginner through advanced, including cardio tennis. Photos by Sergio more...

Around Town , Featured , Sports , Wellington

Local Competitors Shine At The Sunshine State Games

By at June 19, 2015 | 12:04 am | 0 Comment

Local Competitors Shine At The Sunshine State Games

BY GENE NARDI The annual Sunshine State Games drew more than 1,500 athletes from around the state last weekend to the Palm Beach County Convention Center for competitions in seven different Olympic sports: fencing, judo, wrestling, powerlifting, tae kwon do, weightlifting and karate. BMX was also included, staged at the Okeeheelee Park BMX track. The Sunshine State more...

Palm Beach County , Sports

Genbu-Kai Students Receive New Ranks

By at June 19, 2015 | 12:03 am | 0 Comment

Genbu-Kai Students Receive New Ranks

Genbu-Kai Karate recently tested and promoted some of its adult/teenage karate students. Students tested for their intermediate level ranks. Genbu-Kai Karate teaches traditional Shito-Ryu Karate, and not only emphasizes self-defense, but also incorporates methods to prevent bullying. Most importantly, Genbu-Kai Karate teaches valuable life skills, which students learn to more...

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