Friday, March 5, 2021

Around Town

Wellington Seniors Club Celebrates Holiday Season

The Wellington Seniors Club held a drive-up box lunch event on Thursday, Dec. 17 at Wellington’s Village Park. As the seniors checked in at the gate, they received cookies and a coffee mug. The box lunch was from TooJay’s,...

Lights 4 Hope Gives Back To Local Family

Lights 4 Hope, the nonprofit organization that produces the holiday drive-through light show at Okeeheelee Park, has a goal of giving back to local families coping with a child’s illness or lifechanging condition. One of the Lights 4 Hope...

Loxahatchee Groves Hosts Holiday Basket Drive

On Friday, Dec. 18, the Town of Loxahatchee Groves held its first Holiday Gratitude Basket deliveries to town residents to show their appreciation and support for the local community during the holiday season. Town Clerk Lakisha Burch had suggested the...

Scaled Back Tree-Lighting Event At RPB Commons Park

On Friday, Dec. 11, the Village of Royal Palm Beach hosted a scaled-back Christmas tree-lighting ceremony at Commons Park. Standing 40 feet tall, the tree is beautifully decorated with bows and a star, surrounded by dreidels. The evening also...

Boat Parade Brings Holiday Spirit To Lake Wellington

Families and friends gathered at Wellington’s Town Center Promenade on Saturday, Dec. 12 to enjoy brightly lit boats decked out for the festive season in the annual Holiday Boat Parade on Lake Wellington. Captivating an enthralled audience, the marine...

Children’s Holiday Fishing Classic Held In Wellington

Partnering with the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission and Building Up Sports Academy, the Village of Wellington hosted the 30th annual Children’s Holiday Fishing Classic on Saturday, Dec. 12 at Wellington’s Town Center Promenade. Casting their lines into...

Healthy Partners Opens New Office In Royal Palm Beach

Healthy Partners held a ribbon cutting at the firm's new Royal Palm Beach office on Thursday, Dec. 3. The new medical office is located at the southwest corner of Royal Palm Beach and Okeechobee boulevards.

Kids Cancer Foundation Hosts Annual Golf Tournament

The Kids Cancer Foundation held its 14th annual Kids Cancer Foundation Golf Tournament in memory of Jenna McCann at the Wellington National Golf Club on Friday, Dec. 4. Following the tournament, golfers were treated to an outdoor buffet-style lunch...

ITID Dedicates Expanded Acreage Community Park

The Indian Trail Improvement District held a grand opening celebration for the Acreage Community Park southern expansion on Saturday, Dec. 5. The event was preceded by a holiday parade and was highlighted with the dedication of the new amphitheater,...

Wellington Winterfest Features Drive-In Fun

The Wellington Chamber of Commerce welcomed the holiday season with Wellington Winterfest "Live from your Ride" on Saturday, Dec. 5 featuring Vanilla Ice, along with School of Rock, Alex Shaw and DJ Johnny Quest.

Ferrin Scholarship Fund Holds Yard Sale In RPB

The Vivian and Adrienne Ferrin Memorial Scholarship Fund raised money at a yard sale in Royal Palm Beach on Saturday, Nov. 28. The sale featured collectible plates, books, kitchen ware, clothes and more at bargain prices. Learn more about...

Thanksgiving Sale Brings Equestrians To The Tackeria

The Tackeria, Wellington’s iconic equestrian emporium, held its 27th annual Thanksgiving Sale on Friday, Nov. 27 and Saturday, Nov. 28 with saving throughout the store. The sale regularly brings in horse lovers from all over, looking for unique equestrian...

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Wellington Parks & Rec Board Approves Plans For Skate Park Renovations

At a brief meeting on Monday, March 1, Wellington’s Parks & Recreation Advisory Board approved the removal and replacement...