Wellington

Council, Charter Task Force Discuss Ballot Questions

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Council, Charter Task Force Discuss Ballot Questions

The Wellington Village Council and its Charter Review Task Force met in a joint session Monday, July 27 to discuss items proposed to be put to referendums in March. The task force, headed by Wellington pioneer Ken Adams, a member of the original charter committee, has been working for the past year on possible measures for consideration. The council must approve the more...

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Residents Offer Input On K-Park At Town Hall Meeting

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Residents Offer Input On K-Park At Town Hall Meeting

Wellington hosted the second in a series of four town hall meetings on the future use of the controversial K-Park property last week. Approximately 100 people took part in the Tuesday, July 21 meeting at Polo Park Middle School. They gathered in the school cafeteria to take a survey regarding their thoughts and opinions about the 66.8-acre site, located at the more...

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Wellington Council Adds $480,000 For Changes At New Community Center

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Wellington Council Adds $480,000 For Changes At New Community Center

The Wellington Village Council approved $480,000 in changes for the new Wellington Community Center on Tuesday, July 14. The money will allow the inclusion of a larger balcony overlooking the lake, an extended entry cover, and a lobby on the northeast side of the building that had been omitted in the final design stage after council approval. Councilman Matt Willhite more...

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Veterans Take Center Stage At Chamber Luncheon

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Veterans Take Center Stage At Chamber Luncheon

The Wellington Chamber of Commerce hosted a luncheon on veterans issues Wednesday, July 22 at the Wanderers Club. The guest speaker was local veterans activist Ed Tague. Tague, a 2001 graduate of Wellington High School, was a track, cross country and wrestling star during his WHS days. He was offered a college scholarship, but chose a different path. “I don’t more...

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American Legion Post Installs Officers

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American Legion Post Installs Officers

Wellington’s American Legion Chris Reyka Memorial Post 390 held its annual officer installation ceremony Thursday, July 16 at Palm Beach County Fire-Rescue Station 30 on Stribling Way. Southern Area Commander Joe Motes came to perform the swearing-in ceremony, where Al Ziker became commander, James Napuli became first vice commander, Loren Heistand became second vice more...

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PBSO Seeking Info On Sunglass Thief

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PBSO Seeking Info On Sunglass Thief

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help to identify a man who stole sunglasses valued at more than $1,000 from a Wellington store. The unknown male entered Eyes of Wellington on Wellington Trace on Tuesday, June 30 and snatched a pair of Chrome Hearts sunglasses before fleeing to an awaiting vehicle. The suspect appears to be in his late more...

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Wellington Council Adds $480,000 For Changes At New Community Center

By at July 15, 2015 | 9:36 am | 1 Comments

Wellington Council Adds $480,000 For Changes At New Community Center

  The Wellington Village Council approved $480,000 in changes for the new Wellington Community Center on Tuesday, July 14. The money will allow the inclusion of a larger balcony overlooking the lake, an extended entry cover, and a lobby on the northwest side of the building that had been omitted in the final design stage after council approval. Councilman Matt more...

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Wellington Council To Discuss Community Center Design July 14

By at July 10, 2015 | 12:05 am | 1 Comments

Wellington Council To Discuss Community Center Design July 14

The Wellington Village Council plans to discuss the design of the new Wellington Community Center during its meeting Tuesday, July 14. Councilman Matt Willhite questioned the final design at the council’s last meeting, saying it did not look like what they had originally approved. Willhite said the final design looks “institutional,” with a planned back patio more...

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Holiday Fun At Wellington’s Village Park

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Holiday Fun At Wellington’s Village Park

Wellington held its annual Family Fourth Celebration on Saturday, July 4 at Village Park on Pierson Road with free bingo by Humana, games sponsored by Walmart Neighborhood Market, face painting, a petting zoo, food trucks, music by Studio 54 and more, with fireworks by Zambelli closing out the night. The event was sponsored by the Village of Wellington, the Goddard more...

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Wellington Aquatics Complex Hosts Patriotic Pool Party

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Wellington Aquatics Complex Hosts Patriotic Pool Party

Wellington hosted a patriotic pool party on Saturday, July 4 at the Wellington Aquatics Complex. The holiday event featured music, fun and more...

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