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County Commission Supports Arden, Coconut Palm Applications

The Palm Beach County Commission approved the transmittal of two privately proposed amendments Wednesday, July 28 regarding the Arden development off Southern Blvd. and the planned Coconut Palm Plaza on Northlake Blvd. Arden is a planned unit development on the...

Westlake Stands Pat On Taxes With $1.37 Million From Minto

With the infusion of $1.37 million from Minto Communities USA, the City of Westlake plans to hold the line on residential property taxes at 5.126 mills for the upcoming fiscal year. That is the same rate as when the...

PBC Allows GL Homes Rep On Indian Trail Incorporation Study

The Palm Beach County Commission agreed at a zoning hearing Thursday, July 22 to make amendments to a restrictive covenant between the 4,872-acre Indian Trails Grove, owned by GL Homes, and the Indian Trail Improvement District, allowing GL Homes...

Wellington Council Set To Take Action On Golf Cart Ordinance

After more than a year of discussions regarding the Village of Wellington’s proposed golf cart ordinance, a final version of the measure is scheduled for discussion and final action at the Tuesday, Aug. 24 meeting of the Wellington Village...

ITID Board Supports First Phase Of Community Center

The Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors gave direction at its meeting Wednesday, July 21 on what to do with about $3 million that is available from Palm Beach County’s half-cent sales surtax planned for a community center...

Challengers Making Plans To Take On Incumbents In 2022 Wellington Election

Two seats on the Wellington Village Council are up for election on March 8, 2022, and even though that is more than seven months away, several challengers are already making plans to take on the two incumbents seeking re-election. Up...

‘Tennis 101’ And More Being Taught At Wellington Camp Program

Don’t be surprised if the next tennis sensation emerges from the Wellington area. This summer, roughly 100 children each week have been spending their mornings running around the tennis courts at the Wellington Tennis Center while being taught the...

Seminole Ridge Football Squad Readies For Upcoming Season

The Seminole Ridge High School football team recently got a head start on its preparations for the upcoming football season. On July 20-21, the Hawks, under the direction of head coach Rick Casko, participated in a two-day clinic with...

Wellington Plans First Home Improvement Expo On Aug. 21

The Village of Wellington is well-known as an upscale community with a formidable array of local regulations and codes to help keep it that way. To help residents become more aware of these rules, as well as highlight a...

RPB Zoners Recommend Sign OK For Discount Sporting Goods Store

The Royal Palm Beach Planning & Zoning Commission recommended approval Tuesday, July 27 of an application by “Going, Going, Gone!,” a subsidiary of Dick’s Sporting Goods, for new wall signage at 11061 Southern Blvd., Unit 11. Planning & Zoning Director...

Breast Cancer Support Group Returns To In-Person Meetings

For more than a year, the local support group for breast cancer patients and survivors, Your Bosom Buddies II (YBBII), has continued its mission on a virtual platform. However, on Thursday, Aug 12 at 7 p.m., members will finally have...

ITID Incorporation Feasibility Studies Now Underway

Hearings are underway by the Indian Trail Improvement District’s Feasibility and Charter Review Committee and will continue through August to work through the details of a possible incorporation of ITID into a municipality. The committee was authorized this year by...

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It Takes A Village To Hit 2,500 Backpack Challenge

The Wellington Community Foundation was called on to organize local nonprofits to make a huge impact on children in...