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Maaco Location In Wellington To Celebrate Grand Opening May 14

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Maaco Location In Wellington To Celebrate Grand Opening May 14

“Uh-oh… better get Maaco!” has been a household phrase since the early 1980s when the first Maaco commercial aired on TV. Now, in 2015, residents of Wellington will easily be able to find a Maaco location now that one is holding its grand opening on Thursday, May 14 in the Wellington Business Center off Pierson Road. Luis Diaz has opened Maaco-Wellington Star more...

Business , News , Wellington

‘The Sopranos’ A Hit For Opera Fusion

By at April 24, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

‘The Sopranos’ A Hit For Opera Fusion

Opera Fusion presented “The Sopranos” on Saturday, April 18 at the Wellington High School theater as a fundraiser for Save a Pet Florida. The two-hour show featured sopranos Laura Martínez León, Dora Cardona, Ravenna Maer and Gerri Kinley, joined on stage by male singers Lievens Castillo and Ardean Landhuis, and also Opera Fusion founders Birgit Fioravante and Dr. more...

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Wellington Moves 2016 Vote To Presidential Primary

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Wellington Moves 2016 Vote To Presidential Primary

The Wellington Village Council last week gave preliminary approval to an ordinance moving the 2016 municipal election from Tuesday, March 8 to Tuesday, March 15, to be held concurrent with Florida’s presidential primary. Last month, Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill setting a March 15 date for the 2016 Presidential Preference Primary. As such, Palm Beach County more...

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Wellington Celebrates Earth Day

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Wellington Celebrates Earth Day

Wellington held its Earth Day and Arbor Day Celebration on Sunday, April 19 at the Wellington Amphitheater. Hundreds gathered to learn about the planet, receive free plants and enjoy a concert with the Jamie Mitchell Band. The day included a special appearance from Smokey the more...

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Seniors Club Hosts Spring Dance

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Seniors Club Hosts Spring Dance

Wellington Seniors Club held its Spring Dinner Dance on Friday, April 17 at the Mayacoo Lakes Country Club. Guests enjoyed a sit-down dinner and door prizes. One lucky guest from each table was awarded a live floral centerpiece. DJs Jason Bank and Katherine Amarance of Jammin’ Express Entertainment kept the seniors dancing all more...

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Volunteers Clean Wellington Streets

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Volunteers Clean Wellington Streets

Wellington residents took part in the Great American Cleanup on Saturday, April 18 in the 12th Fairway/White Pine community and along Wellington Trace. There was a volunteer appreciation lunch more...

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Young Chess Stars Compete At Wellington Library

By at April 17, 2015 | 12:05 am | 0 Comment

Young Chess Stars Compete At Wellington Library

The Palm Beach Chess Academy, a nonprofit chess education program created to promote chess in Palm Beach County, presented an exhibition Tuesday at the Wellington library in honor of Dr. Nellie Arvaniti. Arvaniti is on a tour of the United States from Greece, where she is the general director of the Greek Ministry of Culture, Education and Religious Affairs. The more...

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Wellington Council Approves Saddle Trail Paving Assessments

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Wellington Council Approves Saddle Trail Paving Assessments

The Wellington Village Council approved assessments and a bond issue for the planned southern Saddle Trail Park paving project Tuesday over objections from residents who don’t live in the neighborhood but said that the paving would seriously damage Wellington’s Equestrian Preserve Area. Village Engineer Bill Riebe said planning for the project has been going on for more...

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Flavors 2015 Brings Crowds To PBIEC

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Flavors 2015 Brings Crowds To PBIEC

The Wellington Chamber of Commerce held its 12th annual Flavors of Wellington food tasting event at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center on Thursday, April 9 to the delight of more than 1,000 attendees who were able to sample items from many Wellington-area restaurants and country clubs. A panel of celebrity judges determined the award winners: Stonewood Grill more...

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Wellington Inks New Contract With Waste Management

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Wellington Inks New Contract With Waste Management

The Wellington Village Council approved a new five-year contract Tuesday for solid waste removal services with Waste Management. Waste Management, the village’s current solid waste vendor, was the staff selection committee’s favored bidder of five that responded. Business Services Manager Ed De La Vega said the current contract with Waste Management will expire more...

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