Saturday, October 31, 2020

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Holiday Lights Spectacular Returning To Okeeheelee For Festive Season

Continuing its growing tradition, local nonprofit Lights 4 Hope Inc. will present its decorated drive-through holiday light spectacular at Okeeheelee Park at 7715 Forest Hill Blvd. during the upcoming holiday season. Opening night is set for Friday,...

Indian Trail To Host Fishing Event At The M-1 Compound

The Indian Trail Improvement District will hold another “Keep it Reel” catch-and-release fishing event at the M-1 impoundment in the northwest part of The Acreage on Saturday, Nov. 7 from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Wellington Council Approves Permit For Dressage Festival

One year made a quite a difference in the Wellington Village Council’s reaction to Equestrian Sport Productions’ request for a seasonal permit to operate the 2021 Adequan Global Dressage Festival at Equestrian Village. Last...

Kaitlyn Bolander Honored As Beginning Teacher Of The Year

Wellington Landings Middle School teacher Kaitlyn Bolander has received Palm Beach County’s Beginning Teacher of the Year Award for her contributions to her classroom and the school. She was nominated for the honor by WLMS Principal Blake...

Wellington Water Slides To Get A Makeover

In the coming weeks, two water slides at the Wellington Aquatics Complex will undergo a complete rehabilitation, putting them back into like-new condition and extending their useful life for at least another five years.

RPB Planners Support Two More Gas Pumps At RaceTrac

The Royal Palm Beach Planning & Zoning Commission recommended approval Tuesday, Oct. 27 of the installation of two additional fuel pumps and a canopy extension at the RaceTrac gas station at 665 Royal Palm Beach Blvd.

FPL Offers Light Poles For School District Wi-Fi Hookups

Florida Power & Light has donated 1,000 utility poles to the county for antenna replacement to help the School District of Palm Beach County with distance learning related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The announcement was made at...

Latest COVID-19 Wave Concerns County Health Director

The resurgence of COVID-19 internationally, nationally and locally elicited a warning Tuesday, Oct. 27 from Florida Department of Health-Palm Beach County Director Dr. Alina Alonso at a Palm Beach County Commission meeting. She urged people to remain...

Wellington Manager Announces Decision To Retire Next Year

Village Manager Paul Schofield informed members of the Wellington Village Council this week of his intent to retire at the end of his current contract. After more than 12 year at the helm of the village, Schofield...

Trying To Shed Light On His Unusual Itch, RPB Man Helps Form Global Alliance

It’s 3 a.m. You haven’t had a decent night sleep since the flare up. You have to work tomorrow; no choice but to force yourself to sleep. Then a nightmare, something bad and electrical is starting to...

Acreage Resident Launches First South Florida Company Mass Producing Masks

Acreage resident Mike Erickson, a former Indian Trail Improvement District supervisor and owner of the Riviera Beach-based Canvas Designers, has branched into the personal protective equipment (PPE) industry with the manufacture of consumer and medical-grade masks.

School Leaders Speak To Chamber On Adapting To Pandemic

The Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce held a virtual economic luncheon on the theme of education on Thursday, Oct. 15 via the Zoom platform. The event focused on how local schools and colleges have adapted...

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Holiday Lights Spectacular Returning To Okeeheelee For Festive Season

Continuing its growing tradition, local nonprofit Lights 4 Hope Inc. will present its decorated drive-through holiday light...

Indian Trail To Host Fishing Event At The M-1 Compound

The Indian Trail Improvement District will hold another “Keep it Reel” catch-and-release fishing event at the M-1 impoundment in the northwest part...

Wellington Council Approves Permit For Dressage Festival

One year made a quite a difference in the Wellington Village Council’s reaction to Equestrian Sport Productions’ request for a seasonal permit...

Kaitlyn Bolander Honored As Beginning Teacher Of The Year

Wellington Landings Middle School teacher Kaitlyn Bolander has received Palm Beach County’s Beginning Teacher of the Year Award for her contributions to...

Wellington Water Slides To Get A Makeover

In the coming weeks, two water slides at the Wellington Aquatics Complex will undergo a complete rehabilitation, putting them back into like-new...