Monday, July 6, 2020

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Wellington Council Supports New Parking Citation Program

Masked and socially distanced, the Wellington Village Council met Tuesday, June 23 in the council chambers for a meeting that included a public hearing for a new parking citation program. Provided by the Florida...

ITID Board Approves Change Order For Landscaping Work At Park

The Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors approved a change order of up to $75,000 toward the completion of Acreage Community Park’s southern expansion on Wednesday, June 24 to replace dead or dying trees and other...

Wellington Attorney Challenging Willhite For District 86 Seat

Wellington resident and attorney Susan Kufdakis Rivera is running as a Republican for state representative in District 86, challenging two-term Democratic incumbent Matt Willhite in November’s general election. District 86 covers all of Wellington,...

Roundabout Coming To Greenbriar/Ousley Farms Intersection

A contract for road improvements at the intersection of Greenbriar Blvd. and Ousley Farms Road was approved by the Wellington Village Council on Tuesday, June 23. The improvements include installing a roundabout at the...

County Commission Unanimously Mandates Mask Wearing In Public

The Palm Beach County Commission unanimously approved a mandate Tuesday, June 23 to require social distancing and mask wearing on the strong recommendation of health officials, notwithstanding the many vocal mask protesters who attended the meeting.

Rec Board Gets Update On Wellington’s Parks Master Plan

Amid some technical glitches, a virtual meeting of the Wellington Parks & Recreation Advisory Board held via Zoom on Monday, June 22 featured a comprehensive, mid-point update on the village’s Parks Master Plan. Consultant...

Radar Signs Coming To Sparrow Drive To Help Control Speeders

The Royal Palm Beach Village Council approved two speed indicator signs for Sparrow Drive east of Royal Palm Beach Blvd. on Thursday, June 18 after conducting a study in response to a petition circulated by residents asking...

RPB Council Gives Initial Nod For Townhomes On Land Behind Shopping Plaza

The Royal Palm Beach Village Council on Thursday, June 18 approved the first reading of a land use change request from commercial to residential with plans for about 100 townhomes on 12.28 acres north of Okeechobee Blvd....

PBSO Covert Compliance Team To Enforce Social Distancing Requirements

Despite a spike in coronavirus cases, Palm Beach County will keep businesses open, with covert teams led by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office inspecting re-opened restaurants, bars and shops to make sure that they are complying...

Wellington Hopes To Host Drive-In Fireworks Display

UPDATE: Fireworks will be set off from both the Mall at Wellington Green and Village Park on Pierson Road. Learn more at www.wellingtonfl.gov/July4th. The Fourth of July is famous for community gatherings and fireworks...

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VIDEO: Wellington Council Reads ‘The City That Talks’

"The City That Talks” is the flagship project of the Readers2Leaders initiative created by Isaac Salver, president...

New Service Group Crowned Pearls Aims To Help Community

A new community service entity, the Crowned Pearls of Wellington, has organized in Wellington as an interest group affiliated with the Alpha...

VIDEO: Wellington Updates Residents On July 4 Plans

The Village of Wellington updates residents on plans for Fourth of July fireworks.

Town-Crier Digital Issue For July 3, 2020

Click here to pull up the Town-Crier Digital Issue for July 3, 2020. LEAD STORIES: County Struggles To Control Mounting COVID-19 Cases… Tina Polsky,...

Tina Polsky, Irv Slosberg Vie In Primary For State Senate Seat

The surprise decision of State Sen. Kevin Rader (D-District 29) not to seek re-election this year has created an opening for incumbent...