Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Around Town

American Legion Hosts Memorial Day Ceremony

The 11th District of the American Legion Department of Florida, in lieu of its annual Memorial Day events, held a ceremony on Thursday, May 21 at the South Florida National Cemetery to honor not only the men...

Car Parade In Polo West Honors Davis Family

Residents from the Wellington community and beyond participated in a car parade to mark Memorial Day weekend on Saturday, May 23 in the Polo West neighborhood. The parade honored the Davis family for their service to the...

Wellington Distributing Food Tuesdays At The Mall

The Village of Wellington is partnering with Feeding South Florida to distribute meals at the Mall at Wellington Green on Tuesdays from 9 to 11 a.m. until further notice. These free food distributions are on a first-come,...

Addington At Wellington Green Hosts Drive-Thru Visits

The Addington at Wellington Green senior living community recently held a series of Drive-Thru Family Visit events. The event was spread out over the span of a week to ensure that visitors and family members were able...

Wellington Honors Healthcare Heroes With Parade

The Village of Wellington showed its support and appreciation for local healthcare workers during National Hospital Week (May 10-16). On Monday, May 11, the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, Palm Beach County Fire-Rescue, Wellington Village Council members...

Drive-By Procession Honors Local Senior’s Birthday

Friends from around the community gathered Wednesday, April 29 to celebrate the 88th birthday of longtime Wellington Seniors Club volunteer Jerry Springer. A surprise procession of cars drove by his Wellington home to mark the milestone in...

Sweet Corn Fiesta Drive-Through Event At Fairgrounds

What would have been the 20th annual South Florida Sweet Corn Fiesta on Sunday, April 26 at the South Florida Fairgrounds become a “drive-through” event due to COVID-19 restrictions. Fiesta organizers offered bags and crates of locally...

Binks Forest Hoot Patrol Heads Out To Find Owls

Binks Forest Elementary School held a Not So Distant PTA event on Friday, April 10. An owl, the school mascot, was provided to each student via e-mail, Facebook and Google Classroom. Children were free to also make...

Wellington Rotary Delivers Donuts & Candy To Hospitals

The Wellington Rotary Club delivered donuts and Easter candy to Palms West Hospital and Wellington Regional Medical Center on Friday, April 10. The delivery was part of the club's efforts to support the community's healthcare heroes during...

Wellington Rotary Donates Produce From Mecca Farms To Hospitals, Homeless

On Thursday, April 3, the Wellington Rotary Club picked up 15 boxes of fresh produce from Mecca Farms to be distributed to Palms West Hospital, Wellington Regional Medical Center and the Lord’s Place Burckle Place East and...

Community Partners Hosts Celebrity Bartending Event

Community Partners of South Florida, a West Palm Beach-based nonprofit organization working to build stronger communities and families, recently held an event featuring local celebrities hopping behind the bar for an evening of fun. The highly anticipated...

Social Distance Anniversary Celebration At St. David’s

St. David’s in the Pines Episcopal Church in Wellington celebrated Father Steven Thomas’ 38th ordination anniversary at a social distance in the church parking lot with a car parade on Saturday, March 28.

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Kids Enjoy A ‘Down On The Farm’ Visit At DelMar

Hundreds of children have had their lives colored with memories of Duncan and Dennis and Bella and...

VIDEO: Aero Club Drive Pathway Improvements Project

The Village of Wellington updates residents on the Aero Club Drive Pathway Improvements Project.

Schools To Re-Open Monday Under Continuing Phase 2 Restrictions

At a press conference held at the Emergency Operations Center, Palm Beach County Mayor Dave Kerner announced on Friday, Sept. 18 that...

I’m Meant For The Vagabond Life, But Now I’m Stuck With My Phone

THE SONIC BOOMER  Although I’m not as careful as my sister, who only leaves her house once a month...

ITID Pulls Support For Citrus Grove Trunk Or Treat Due To COVID-19

The Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors on Wednesday, Sept. 16 withdrew its support for the popular Citrus Grove Blvd. Trunk...