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B&G Club Golf Classic Returns Jan. 29 At Wellington National

The Neil S. Hirsch Family Boys & Girls Club of Wellington will hold its 39th annual Wellington Golf Classic on Friday, Jan. 29. Traditionally hosted in November, the event was postponed due to COVID-19. The event kicks off with registration...

Habitat For Humanity Of Palm Beach County Receives A $320,000 Grant

Habitat for Humanity of Palm Beach County recently announced that the Fredrick A. DeLuca Foundation has awarded the nonprofit a $320,000 grant to expand and support Habitat’s Aging in Place program. The grant will fund two new staff positions...

MLK Day Holiday Hours At Wellington Parks And Facilities

Wellington’s Village Park gym, the Wellington Aquatics Complex and the Wellington Community Center will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The Wellington Tennis Center will be open for normal hours,...

PBC School District’s Graduation Rate Climbs To 94.4 Percent

The graduation rate for the Class of 2020 in Palm Beach County School District-operated schools climbed to 94.4 percent, according to the Florida Department of Education. This rate represents a sharp increase from the 91.6 percent graduation rate in...

Oxbridge Equestrian Team Places In Two Competitions With Strong Start To Season

The Oxbridge Academy Equestrian Team has started its season well by placing third overall in both the first and second interscholastic equestrian competitions this season. Both competitions were held at the Sunshine Meadows Equestrian Center in Delray Beach on...

Palm Beach Equine Captures Big Win On Opening Day At IPC

Opening day of the 2021 season arrived at the International Polo Club Palm Beach on Sunday, Jan. 3, beginning with the Bobby Barry Cup final between Palm Beach Equine and Beverly Equestrian. Played under a different environment without the...

McLain Ward Soars To Victory In $75,000 Bainbridge Grand Prix

McLain Ward capped off the first week of competition at the 2021 Winter Equestrian Festival with top honors on Sunday, Jan. 10 in the $75,000 Bainbridge Companies Grand Prix. Ward and Catoki topped four speedy entries with the only...

Oxbridge Academy To Welcome Middle Schoolers In August 2021

The Oxbridge Academy announced this week that it is expanding its academic offerings to include a middle school program serving seventh-grade and eighth-grade students, beginning in August 2021. “Adding a middle school expands our commitment to offering a world-class education...

PBC Drug Prevention Contest Now Offering Community Service Hours

Calling all creators! The Palm Beach County Behavioral Health Coalition is once again sponsoring the 11th annual School Bus Drug Prevention Media Contest. The contest has expanded to include vaping prevention, along with underage drinking prevention, to target the top...

Wellington Garden Club Offering College Scholarship Opportunity

Founded in 1981, the Wellington Garden Club is proud of its efforts to instill in local youth the love of gardening and the respect and protection of the environment. To that end, the Wellington Garden Club Scholarship Committee has announced...

Cirque Italia In WPB Jan. 21-24

Cirque Italia has pulled out all the stops this year to take you on a magical dream adventure. The show returns to West Palm Beach from Thursday, Jan. 21 through Sunday, Jan. 24. Have you ever wished you could turn...

Community Forum Jan. 27 On Policing In The Glades

Join the Palm Beach County Criminal Justice Commission’s Community Engagement Task Force on Wednesday, Jan. 27 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Belle Glade Library (725 NW Fourth Street, Belle Glade) for its fourth Community Forum on Policing...

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B&G Club Golf Classic Returns Jan. 29 At Wellington National

The Neil S. Hirsch Family Boys & Girls Club of Wellington will hold its 39th annual Wellington Golf Classic...