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McKinlay To Be Sworn-In As President Of The Florida Association Of Counties

On Wednesday, June 10, Palm Beach County District 6 Commissioner Melissa McKinlay will be sworn in as president of the Florida Association of Counties. McKinlay will be the first person from Palm Beach County...

ITID Worker Discovers Body While Grading Road In The Acreage

On Friday, May 29 at 12:35 p.m., Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the scene of a badly decomposed body located by Indian Trail Improvement District workers in the area of E. Brighton Drive just...

Wellington Village Council Returns To Chambers For Meeting

The Wellington Village Council returned to its chambers for a meeting on Tuesday, May 26 — the first not held remotely in two months.  The meeting featured two public hearings with no public comment,...

RPB Manager: COVID-19 Will Have Prolonged Impact On Activities, Budget

At the Royal Palm Beach Village Council meeting on Thursday, May 21, Village Manager Ray Liggins warned of another 18 months to two years of COVID-19-related restrictions on activities, as well as budget shortcomings related to the...

Wellington Keeps Solid Waste Assessment Rates Unchanged

Solid waste rates in Wellington will remain unchanged at the current levels of $135 per unit for curbside service and $100 per unit for containerized service in the coming fiscal year, beginning Oct. 1, 2020.

PBSO Reports Decrease In Royal Palm Beach Crime For 2019

Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office District 9 in Royal Palm Beach reported an overall reduction in crime in 2019. PBSO Capt. Ulrich Naujoks gave the District 9 annual crime report at the Thursday, May...

Royal Palm Beach Announces Scholarship Award Winners

The Royal Palm Beach Village Council presented $1,000 scholarships to 10 graduating high school seniors from the community on Thursday, May 21. Vice Mayor Jeff Hmara, liaison for the village’s Education Advisory Board, which...

Royal Palm Council Members Praise Manager In Evaluation

Royal Palm Beach Village Manager Ray Liggins received a glowing evaluation from members of the Royal Palm Beach Village Council on Thursday, May 21 as they discussed how much of a merit pay increase he should receive.

Lox Groves Teacher Elizabeth Grimes Wins Dwyer Award

Elizabeth Grimes of Loxahatchee Groves Elementary School has won the 2020 William T. Dwyer Award in the Early Learning category. Her achievement was announced in a virtual ceremony held on Tuesday, May 5. The...

ITID Board Approves Change Orders To Finish Acreage Park

The Indian Trail Improvement Board of Supervisors approved a contract to finish and renovate fencing along 140th Avenue North at the Acreage Community Park southern extension project in a special meeting on Wednesday, May 20.

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Seminole Ridge Graduation Parade In The Acreage

Members of the Seminole Ridge High School Class of 2020 held a graduation parade on Saturday, May...

McKinlay To Be Sworn-In As President Of The Florida Association Of Counties

On Wednesday, June 10, Palm Beach County District 6 Commissioner Melissa McKinlay will be sworn in as president of the Florida Association...

Don’t Be Surprised If People Don’t Listen To The ‘Experts’

‘I’ ON CULTURE I now officially hate “experts.” They are supposed to be the ones who truly understand and...

Disney Springs May Be Ready For Me, But I’m Not Ready

THE SONIC BOOMER Just in time for the Memorial Day weekend, Disney Springs opened for shopping and dining. This...

Breeches.com Delivers Memorial Day Campaign Food To Workers At WRMC

Timmy Sharma, owner of breeches.com, arrived at Wellington Regional Medical Center on the morning of Thursday, May 28 bearing a truckload of...