Monday, March 30, 2020

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Wellington Fights Virus With Closings And Online Operations

As people hear phrases like “do the five” and “social distancing,” the information and instructions for self-care during the COVID-19 virus emergency can be overwhelming. The Village of Wellington is working hard to bring consistent and relevant...

Virus Danger Leads Royal Palm Council To Make Tough Calls

The Royal Palm Beach Village Council faced a tough leadership question at a special emergency meeting held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 12 to discuss the village’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The...

Wellington Zoners Approve Village’s 10-Year Water Supply Plan

There was only one item on the agenda of Wellington’s Planning, Zoning & Adjustment Board on Wednesday, March 11 — the review and approval of the village’s Water Supply Facilities 10-Year Work Plan. In...

Groves Council Suspends Nonessential Meetings To Fight Virus

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council approved a resolution Tuesday, March 17 restricting non-essential meetings and authorizing the town manager to declare a local state of emergency to help combat the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The...

Marge Herzog Unseats Dave DeMarois In Groves Election

Former Loxahatchee Groves Councilwoman Marge Herzog defeated incumbent Vice Mayor Dave DeMarois in the race for Loxahatchee Groves Town Council Seat 5 on Tuesday, March 17. Herzog took the seat with 335 votes (57.5...

ITID Closes Facilities To Public, Cancels Regular Board Meeting

The Wednesday, March 18 meeting of the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors was canceled over concerns of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. ITID has also canceled all other meetings involving large groups of...

Buck Off Challenge Event Benefits Southeast Florida Honor Flight

The third annual Buck Off Challenge was an awe-inspiring success, raising a record amount of money to benefit Southeast Florida Honor Flight. The mechanical bull-riding Buck Off Challenge was held Friday, March 13...

Pfeiffers Bring Financial Services Expertise To New Careers In Real Estate

There are two new real estate agents serving the Wellington area this month now that Randy and Leslie Pfeiffer of Pfeiffer Financial Services Inc. have decided to transfer their decades of financial wisdom to the business of...

Schools Closed, Parents Scramble To Adapt To A New Normal

School students across Palm Beach County, the State of Florida and the nation had an unexpected week off from school — and due to the COVID-19 coronavirus emergency, students are likely to be home for quite some...

Wellington Defeats Lake Worth 15-0 In Girls Flag Football

The Wellington High School girls flag football team defeated Lake Worth High School 15-0 on Thursday, March 12 to remain unbeaten in Palm Beach County at 4-0, 4-3 overall. What’s even more impressive is that the Wellington...

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Polo Greats Come Together To Support B&G Club

The 7th annual “Great Futures Celebrity Polo Charity Cup & Brunch” benefiting the Neil S. Hirsch Family...

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...

Can’t Get To The Zoo? The Zoo Comes To You!

Since the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society is temporarily closed to the public, the beloved West Palm Beach connection to wildlife...

VIDEO: Wellington Collegiate Academy Students Sing Via Zoom

Cool community link: Wellington Collegiate Academy students sing "Heal the World" together via Zoom:

Palm Beach County: It’s Safer At Home!

At an afternoon news conference at the Palm Beach County Emergency Operations Center, on Sunday, March 29, county officials announced plans for...