Monday, September 28, 2020

Business

Junior League Salutes Members Who Are Athena Award Finalists

Of the 11 finalists named for the upcoming Athena Awards, to be hosted by the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches on Friday, Sept. 25, three are members of the Junior League of the Palm Beaches,...

Patrick Calabrese Opens A Brightway Insurance Agency

More residents in West Palm Beach and the surrounding communities can now experience a better way to buy insurance for their homes, vehicles and more now that Patrick Calabrese has opened Brightway, The Calabrese Agency in West...

Palm Beach Sheriff’s Foundation Receives $25,000 Grant From AT&T Foundation

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Foundation recently received a $25,000 grant from the AT&T Foundation. The donation will support the PBCSF Youth Scholarship Program, which provides support for disadvantaged students to attend college or...

GrayRobinson Welcomes Wellington Councilman Michael Drahos To WPB Office

The law firm GrayRobinson PA recently announced that Wellington Councilman Michael Drahos has joined the firm as a shareholder in the West Palm Beach office. “We are thrilled that Michael is joining our firm,”...

Board & Brush Grand Opening In Wellington

The owners of Board & Brush Creative Studio in Wellington quietly yet determinedly opened their doors May 22. Now, some four months later, they’re finally ready to celebrate their place in the community and...

All Aboard As Flavors Of Wellington Runs Trolleys Around Town Oct. 8

Flavors of Wellington 2020 was delayed due to COVID-19, but the Wellington Chamber of Commerce’s signature tasting event will return on Thursday, Oct. 8 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. The new edition, however, is a pandemic-safety-compliant version...

ER At Westlake Receives Award For Patient Satisfaction

The ER at Westlake, which is an extension of Wellington Regional Medical Center, has been named a 2020 Guardian of Excellence Award winner by Press Ganey. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing healthcare organizations that have...

Wellington Regional Opens Wellington Center Of Internal Medicine

Once patients are discharged from the hospital, being quickly readmitted is not high on their list of upcoming goals. Providing appropriate care while in the hospital and follow-up care after discharge can help to reduce the need...

PBSC To Discuss Need For Low Voltage Techs Sept. 16

As consumers and businesses increasingly use digital technologies to control security, thermostats, lighting, intercoms, entertainment systems and more, the need for low voltage technicians also has increased. Palm Beach State College will host a...

Women’s Chamber, Foundation Install New Boards Of Directors

The Women’s Chamber of Commerce and the Women’s Chamber Foundation recently began their new fiscal years with a virtual installation ceremony. Both organizations will continue making their mark empowering members and advancing women’s leadership in the local...

Weedoo Works With Big Dog To Rescue Stranded Pets

Local environmental company Weedoo Boats recently joined forces with Big Dog Ranch Rescue to save more than 150 dogs and cats in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Weedoo Boats, based in West Palm Beach, is...

U-Krave Fitness Owner A Featured Trainer On App

As the fitness world continues to evolve with COVID-19 impacts, local professional trainer and studio owner Randa Alami has furthered her inspirational and strength-building prowess to land a coveted spot as a featured trainer on the app...

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VIDEO: In The Know With Dr Fennoy

Students and staff returned to Palm Beach County School District-operated schools Monday, Sept. 21, and this week,...

Palm Beach County Updates Community On Virus Response

On Friday, Sept. 25, Palm Beach County Mayor Dave Kerner gave an update at the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) on local COVID-19...

Voters To Decide On Six Florida Constitutional Amendments

Florida voters will weigh-in on six amendments to the Florida Constitution during this year’s general election. Some would make minor changes to...

Lox Council Approves Final Reading Of Budget For 2020-21

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council gave final approval Tuesday, Sept. 22 to a budget of $5.8 million for fiscal year 2020-21 funded...

ITID Recreation Staff Suggests Ideas For New Programming

The Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors heard a presentation Wednesday, Sept. 16 by Parks & Recreation Director Elizabeth Ricci on...