Monday, November 23, 2020

Around Town

Season Opens For RPB Green Market & Bazaar

The Royal Palm Beach Green Market & Bazaar opened for the season on Saturday, Oct. 10 held lakeside at Village Hall at the corner of Okeechobee and Royal Palm Beach Boulevards. The Green Market runs Saturdays from 9 a.m....

NRI Institute Of Health Sciences Hosts Health Fair

The NRI Institute of Health Sciences in Royal Palm Beach held a health fair on Wednesday, Oct. 7. The information given out was in connection with October, which is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Paper Shredding Fundraiser At RPB Catholic Church

Our Lady Queen of the Apostles Church Council of Catholic Women hosted a paper shredding fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 3 in the church parking lot. The money will be used for helping the community with the Back to Basics...

Horses & Hounds Foundation Hosts Animal Blessing

The Horses & Hounds Charitable Foundation sponsored a Blessing of the Animals with Justin Bartlett Animal Rescue and Semper Fi Service Dogs on Sunday, Oct. 4 at Horses & Hounds Farm in the Homeland neighborhood. There was a splash...

Volunteers Support Food Distribution In RPB

An amazing group of volunteers assembles every Wednesday morning at Royal Palm Beach Commons Park representing charitable organizations, the government, service organizations, schools and hospitals. Their goal is to ensure that their neighbors have food on the table during...

Twilight Green Market Now Open Fridays In Wellington

The Village of Wellington celebrated the grand opening of its new “Twilight Green Market at Wellington” on Friday, Oct. 2. The event will continue weekly on Friday evenings from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Wellington Town Center Promenade...

Picano Golf Tournament Supports Fair Scholarships

The Annual John Picano Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament benefiting the South Florida Fair Educational & Scholarship Fund was played on Friday, Sept. 18 at the Mayacoo Lakes Country Club. The golf tournament, presented by Wade Shows, was filled with...

Wellington Seniors Enjoy Drive-Through Lunch Treat

Approximately 250 members of the Wellington Seniors Club enjoyed a box lunch giveaway with food from TooJay’s on Wednesday, Sept. 16 at Village Park. The Village of Wellington partnered with the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, the Wellington Community...

‘Gigantic Garage Sale’ Returns To The Fairgrounds

The 30th annual Gigantic Garage Sale was held on Saturday, Sept. 19 at the South Florida Fairgrounds Expo Center. Shoppers found bargains on clothes, accessories, books, artwork, dishware, toys and so much more. Vendors also sold new goods such...

Make-A-Wish Delivers Customized Golf Cart

Make-A-Wish Southern Florida granted Wellington resident Marianna Mohar’s wish for a customized golf cart on Saturday, Sept. 12. The 12-year-old Wellington resident has been battling for more than five years against an autoimmune disease that causes, among other problems, inflammation...

Buckle Barrel Series Begins In The Acreage

The Acreage Landowners’ Association and Western Equestrian Shows & Trails (WEST) hosted their inaugural Buckle Barrel Series event on Sunday, Sept. 6 at the Nicole Hornstein Equestrian Park.

Wellington Launches Food Trucks In The Parks

Wellington Parks & Recreation launched its new series of events called “Food Trucks in the Parks,” on Thursday, Sept. 3, featuring a rotation of favorite food trucks at various park locations throughout Wellington. Shown here are Tacos Veracruz and...

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Virtual Farm City Features State Commissioner, Ag Leaders

Farm City, hosted virtually this year by the Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, Nov. 18, focused on the effects of...

Commission Keeps Kerner Mayor, Citing Need For Continuity

The Palm Beach County Commission re-appointed District 3 Commissioner Dave Kerner to serve as mayor on Tuesday, Nov. 17 during its annual re-organizational meeting. Kerner...

Groves Council Hears Report On Possible New Grant Sources

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council heard an update from lobbyist Mary McNicholas with Geoffrey B. Sluggett & Associates on Tuesday, Nov. 17 about new...

Part Of Lotis Property On State Road 7 Rezoned As Mixed Use

A former sand quarry on State Road 7 just north of Forest Hill Blvd. moved forward with plans for a mixed-use development at the...