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Wellington Education Committee Approves Grants For Area Schools

The Wellington Education Committee approved the village’s annual Keely Spinelli grants to local schools on Thursday, Jan. 14. “This is always the meeting I look forward to every year,” Committee Chair John Webber said as he welcomed and thanked all...

Wellington Council Hears Update On COVID-19 Vaccine

Palm Beach County Commissioner Melissa McKinlay visited the Wellington Village Council meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 12 to present a proclamation and introduce a presentation by Florida Department of Health-Palm Beach County Director Dr. Alina Alonso with updated information regarding...

Equestrian Committee Offers Input On New Wellington Golf Cart Rules

Wellington’s Equestrian Preserve Committee gave input Wednesday, Jan. 6 on the village’s plans for a new golf cart ordinance. Assistant Planning, Zoning & Building Director Michael O’Dell has been making the rounds of local public forums, boards and advisory committees...

Wellington’s Equestrian Committee Refuses To Approve Changes To Comp Plan

Wellington’s Equestrian Preserve Committee has spent months going through an in-depth review of the village’s updated comprehensive plan. This has involved hours and hours of discussion. So, some might be surprised that after several more hours of discussion on...

Excitement Building For 2021 Gauntlet Of Polo Series At IPC

After an abrupt end to the 2020 polo season last March due to the pandemic, high-goal action returned to Wellington this month. Underway currently at the International Polo Club Palm Beach is the 18-goal Joe Barry Memorial Cup, to be...

Westlake Council Discusses Upcoming Legislative Priorities

The Westlake City Council discussed its legislative priorities for the upcoming session in Tallahassee that could include home rule issues, affordable housing and water reuse as it relates to COVID-19 at its meeting on Monday, Jan. 11. “As the legislature...

Village Of Wellington Salutes Youth Council Members

Wellington Youth Council members from Palm Beach Central High School and Wellington High School were recognized at the Tuesday, Jan. 12 meeting of the Wellington Village Council for receiving several recent awards, including the 2020 Florida League of Cities...

Wellington Marks 25th Anniversary

Palm Beach County Commissioner Melissa McKinlay visited the Wellington Village Council meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 12 to present a proclamation commemorating Wellington’s 25th anniversary. Wellington’s incorporation became officials on Dec. 31, 1995. The village celebrated the anniversary with fireworks...

Attorneys Update Westlake Council On Road Connection Litigation

Seminole Improvement District Attorney Robert Diffenderfer addressed the Westlake City Council on Monday, Jan. 11 regarding litigation that SID has filed against the Indian Trail Improvement District, which is trying to block road access from Westlake. “That litigation was filed...

Health Director: County Working To Solve Vaccine Supply Shortages

Florida Department of Health-Palm Beach County Director Dr. Alina Alonso told the Palm Beach County Commission on Tuesday, Jan. 12 that her staff is looking into shortages of COVID-19 vaccines coming in from state and federal sources, as well...

PBCHS Girls Basketball Squad Chasing Hardwood Dreams

Teamwork will make the dream work. It may be a cliché, but that’s what is necessary for the Palm Beach Central High School varsity girls basketball team to achieve its dream of finishing the regular season on a high...

RPBHS Girls Basketball Focused On Getting Better Every Day

Royal Palm Beach High School varsity girls basketball coach Ivana Soberal has high expectations for her team this year. She understands that the key to the annual success of her program is rooted in her players’ ability to grasp...

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Wellington Education Committee Approves Grants For Area Schools

The Wellington Education Committee approved the village’s annual Keely Spinelli grants to local schools on Thursday, Jan. 14. “This is...