Wellington

Saddle Trail Paving Returns To Equestrian Panel For Input

By at December 19, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Saddle Trail Paving Returns To Equestrian Panel For Input

Wellington Equestrian Preserve Committee members again reviewed design plans for paving projects in Saddle Trail Park last week, which led to more discussion about the approval process, although their instructions were to stick to the design plan. In November, the committee voted unanimously to oppose paving of roads in the Saddle Trail community, even though the more...

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Wellington Council: Make Foundation Independent

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Wellington Council: Make Foundation Independent

The Wellington Village Council last week decided to divest itself from the Wellington Community Foundation and put it in the hands of private citizens appointed by council members. Following their agenda review meeting on Monday, Dec. 8, council members continued the annual meeting of the foundation from Nov. 11 to discuss the nonprofit’s future. The foundation more...

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Wellington OKs Amendments, Updated Master Plan Near PBIEC

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Wellington OKs Amendments, Updated Master Plan Near PBIEC

The Wellington Village Council approved land use amendments and an updated master plan last week for the residential components of the Wellington Country Place planned unit development. The Country Place PUD covers large swaths of Wellington’s equestrian areas, but last week’s changes focused on the south side of Pierson Road, east of Gene Mische Way, which more...

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Caridad Center Celebrates At PBIEC

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Caridad Center Celebrates At PBIEC

On Saturday, Dec. 13, hundreds of Caridad Center client families gathered at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center to enjoy face painting, balloons, music, entertainment, lunch, raffles, toys and more. Caridad volunteers and donors worked to make sure that all the families had a bright Christmas, including a visit with Santa and a bag full of gifts to take home. more...

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WHS Football Wins Three Awards At Groza Banquet

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WHS Football Wins Three Awards At Groza Banquet

BY GENE NARDI Wellington High School was one of the big winners on Tuesday, Dec. 9 when the 23rd annual Lou Groza Place-Kicker Awards Banquet was held at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. The event was coordinated by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission and presented by the Orange Bowl. The award is named after arguably the most prolific kicker in more...

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Elbridge Gale Pleased With Heart Association Partnership

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Elbridge Gale Pleased With Heart Association Partnership

It is almost time to harvest Elbridge Gale Elementary School’s new teaching garden, privately funded by the Michael and Annie Falk Foundation, as part of a partnership between the American Heart Association and the School District of Palm Beach County. American Heart Association representatives Megan Weinstein, Barbara Bogart and Drew Backoff were on hand Wednesday more...

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Winter Wonderland At Amphitheater

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Winter Wonderland At Amphitheater

The Village of Wellington hosted ZMC Entertainment’s “Home for the Holidays” Winter Wonderland show Saturday, Dec. 13 at the Wellington Amphitheater. The event featured local performers singing and dancing to songs of the season. Holiday characters held a brief reception after the more...

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Rotary Presents Food & Wine Festival

By at December 12, 2014 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Rotary Presents Food & Wine Festival

The Wellington Rotary Club presented its inaugural Wellington Wine & Food Festival on Friday, Dec. 5 at the International Polo Club Palm Beach. The fundraiser supported the Wellington Rotary Club Foundation’s charitable endeavors, such as Back to Basics, the Children’s Hospital at Palms West, the Lord’s Place and more. Wine and food tastings were provided by more...

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Wellington OKs Seasonal Permits For Horse Shows

By at December 12, 2014 | 12:05 am | 1 Comments

Wellington OKs Seasonal Permits For Horse Shows

The Wellington Village Council approved three special-use permits Tuesday for equestrian events, including two for Equestrian Sports Productions involving temporary parking and access at the Winter Equestrian Festival and the Global Dressage Festival. The council approved a seasonal permit for the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center for equestrian events from more...

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IPC Polo Stars Visit With Kids From Boys & Girls Club

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IPC Polo Stars Visit With Kids From Boys & Girls Club

Polo players from the International Polo Club Palm Beach visited the Neil S. Hirsch Family Boys & Girls Club in Wellington on Wednesday afternoon. Hundreds of children enjoyed spending time with the polo players, who took the time to sign polo balls for them. The players — Sugar Erskine, Jeff Hall, Kris Kampsen, Nic Roldan and Brad Blake — along with senior more...

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