Sunday, December 15, 2019

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Wolverine Basketball Boys Defeat Visiting Sem Ridge 71-51

On Friday, Dec. 6, the Wellington High School boys varsity basketball team hosted Seminole Ridge High School and held onto the lead throughout, defeating the Hawks 71-51. With the win, Wellington maintained a 4-0...

Help A Devastated Retiree Find His Lost Jack Russell Terrier

Patches is skittish, doesn’t know his name, doesn’t know where he is, and is wandering lost and scared somewhere near Royal Palm Beach. Retired Royal Palm Beach dentist Dr. Mark Heifferman is heartbroken and...

Town Hall Forum Educates Parents On Issues Facing Teens

Curious and concerned parents attended a town hall forum held at the Wellington High School theater on Monday, Dec. 2 hosted by the Palm Beach County State Attorney’s Office and the Palm Beach County School District’s Department...

Lox Groves Trying To Resolve Easement Issues With Roads

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council heard Tuesday, Dec. 3 from Scott Bryson, head of surveying for the town’s engineering firm, Keshavarz & Associates. Bryson passed out GIS maps of B Road as reference for paving and road...

Home Purchase Part Of Plans To Improve Access To RPB Park

With an eye toward getting residents out of their cars and out of traffic during the congestion of major events held at Royal Palm Beach Commons Park, the Royal Palm Beach Village Council is expected to take...

Sales Surtax Has Garnered Wellington $11.6 Million

When the appointed hour for Wellington’s Parks & Recreation Advisory Board meeting rolled around on Monday, Dec. 1, no members of the public showed up. That’s not unusual at committee meetings, but the committee also couldn’t muster...

Groves Filing Period For Available Council Seat Closes Dec. 10

The filing period for Seat 5 on the Loxahatchee Groves Town Council opened on Tuesday, Dec. 3 and closes on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at noon. As of Tuesday, only Seat 5 incumbent Vice Mayor...

RPB Zoners OK Variance Requests, Despite Some Concerns

The Royal Palm Beach Planning & Zoning Commission meeting moved along smoothly on Tuesday, Nov. 26. While all agenda items passed during the meeting, Commission Chair David Leland voiced some concerns over recent trends.

Groves Committee Members Discuss Priorities At Joint Meeting

The first joint meeting of the Loxahatchee Groves Roadways, Equestrian, Trails & Greenway Advisory Committee (RETGAC) and the Financial Accounting & Audit Committee (FAAC) was held Wednesday, Dec. 4 to develop realistic goals for the future of...

WHS Wrestlers Open The Pre-Season With Back-To-Back Wins

Wellington High School started its wresting season on Friday, Nov. 22, and the Wolverine grapplers kicked off their pre-season hosting a classic dual meet with back-to-back victories against Suncoast and Miami Jackson high schools. The Wolverines first...

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‘Favorite Holiday Memories’ At Parade In Wellington

The Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce and the Village of Wellington hosted the 36th annual...

Wellington OKs Slimmed-Down Development Rules

At its Tuesday, Dec. 10 meeting, the Wellington Village Council approved the repeal, replacement and recodification of the village’s Land Development Regulations...

Seven Tribute Bands To Perform At Wellington Bahamas Benefit

The horror stories of Hurricane Dorian aren’t making daily headlines anymore, but the protracted suffering of the Bahamian people hit hardest by...

Holiday Spirit On Display At Annual RPB Winter Fest

Royal Palm Beach Winter Fest took place on Saturday, Dec. 7 at Royal Palm Beach Commons Park. Local community schools, choirs, bands...

Westlake Council OKs Site Plan For Christ Fellowship

At a public hearing on Monday, Dec. 9, the Westlake City Council approved a site plan for Christ Fellowship Church, as well...