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Anne Gerwig: Wellington Needs New Leadership

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Anne Gerwig: Wellington Needs New Leadership

With six years of experience on the Wellington Village Council, Councilwoman Anne Gerwig has set her sights on a promotion to mayor. Gerwig faces incumbent Mayor Bob Margolis in an election that will take place Tuesday, March 15. She sat down recently with the Town-Crier to discuss her campaign. Gerwig noted that she will be giving up her seat on the council despite more...

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Margolis Stands On His Record Seeking Re-Election As Mayor

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Margolis Stands On His Record Seeking Re-Election As Mayor

Incumbent Wellington Mayor Bob Margolis is being challenged in his re-election bid by Councilwoman Anne Gerwig. Previously a council member, Margolis was elected to a four-year term as mayor in 2012. He is now seeking a second term. He recently sat down with the Town-Crier to discuss his first term in office and his plans for the next four years. Margolis noted that more...

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Wellington Taking Steps To Improve Bike Routes And Pedestrian Routes

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Wellington Taking Steps To Improve Bike Routes And Pedestrian Routes

The Wellington Village Council approved the preliminary reading of an ordinance Tuesday that would improve its bicycle and pedestrian path circulation plan. Wellington Projects Manager Mike O’Dell said that the ordinance would make the circulation plan more bicycle-friendly and pedestrian-friendly while also creating a method of financing projects. “We have more...

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Wellington High Mourns Beloved Coach Matt Mounts

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Wellington High Mourns Beloved Coach Matt Mounts

Students, alumni, teachers, administrators and friends flooded Wellington High School’s theater Wednesday afternoon for a memorial service in memory of Matt Mounts, who worked in the guidance department and was a coach at the school. “He was one of a kind,” Principal Mario Crocetti said before the memorial. “He just did anything he could for students and staff. more...

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Wellington Allows Permanent Link From Grand Prix Village To PBIEC

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Wellington Allows Permanent Link From Grand Prix Village To PBIEC

The Wellington Village Council approved two separate resolutions Tuesday to permanently connect three lots in Grand Prix Farms to the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center. The lots are currently in use as stabling for the horse shows. “What these applications do is provide cross access between lots 8, 9 and 10 of Grand Prix Village to the Palm Beach more...

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Real Estate Firm Buys Wanderers Executive Course

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Real Estate Firm Buys Wanderers Executive Course

The 48-acre Wanderers Club executive golf course has been purchased by a company affiliated with Ward Real Estate, according to Wellington officials and documents filed with the Palm Beach County Clerk. The purchase took place late last year. According to a warranty deed filed with the county, W&W Equestrian Club LLC purchased the property on Oct. 30, 2015. The more...

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Wellington Art Society Hosts Art Fest

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Wellington Art Society Hosts Art Fest

The Wellington Art Society held its 10th annual juried fine art and craft show, Art Fest on the Green, on Saturday, Jan. 30 and Sunday, Jan. 31 at the Wellington Amphitheater. The event featured 50 artists, covering a variety of specialties. Aside from artist booths, there were activities for kids, entertainment and demonstrations. For more info., visit more...

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Tribute Music & Food Truck Fest Returns To Amphitheater

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Tribute Music & Food Truck Fest Returns To Amphitheater

Get ready to rock and roll as Wellington’s free Tribute Music & Food Festival returns to the Wellington Amphitheater over the course of two weekends this month: Feb. 11-13 and Feb. 18-20. Cultural Programs & Facilities Manager Joe Piconcelli has great anticipation for this year’s festival. “This is one of our premier events every year, and I always more...

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Wellington OKs Annexation Of Property On West Side Of SR 7

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Wellington OKs Annexation Of Property On West Side Of SR 7

The Wellington Village Council last week approved the preliminary reading of an ordinance for the voluntary annexation of 10.5 acres on the west side of State Road 7 known as Village Professional Park. The parcel, which currently has a Palm Beach County low-density residential designation, is being proposed for the village’s mixed use planned development designation. more...

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Celebrity Bartending Event At The Grille

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Celebrity Bartending Event At The Grille

The Grille Fashion Cuisine hosted a “Shine Bright Like A Diamond” fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society on Thursday, Jan. 28, sponsored by Veuve Clicquot and Tito’s Handmade Vodka. Local celebrities took turns behind the bar as bartenders, where $3,017 was raised. On Friday, Feb. 12 at 7 p.m., the American Cancer Society will host its Cattle Baron’s more...

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