Friday, July 3, 2020

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Abruzzo Likely To Succeed Bock As Palm Beach County Clerk

Former State Sen. Joseph Abruzzo appears to have a clear shot to be the next Palm Beach County Clerk & Comptroller, as he will face only write-in opposition in November’s general election. Abruzzo will...

County Commission To Consider Update To Five-Year Road Program July 14

The Palm Beach County Commission on Tuesday, June 16 agreed to advertise for a public hearing on Tuesday, July 14 regarding amendments to the county’s five-year road program. A mid-year modification to the five-year...

Wellington PZA Board Supports Covered Arenas In Winding Trails

Developers were joined by several real estate agents at the Wednesday, June 10 meeting of Wellington’s Planning, Zoning & Adjustment Board to speak in favor of a proposal to lift the prohibition on covered arenas in Winding...

Four Candidates File To Seek Two Indian Trail Board Seats

Two candidates have qualified for each of the two open seats on the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors. Since only two candidates qualified for each seat, there will not be a primary election, and the...

Lox Groves Council Discusses Road And Canal Priorities

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council met for a workshop session on Tuesday, June 16 to discuss priorities for roads, canals and drainage — and how to fund them. There was little disagreement on priorities,...

Health Director: Social Distancing Needed Until Vaccine Is Developed

The COVID-19 virus is here to stay for at least a year, and the population will have to wait until there is sufficient immunity before it can relax, Palm Beach County Health Department Director Dr. Alina Alonso...

Assisted Living Facility Gets Final Wellington Approval To Expand

New Age of Senior Care, an assisted living facility located at 1074 Hyacinth Place, received final approval at the Tuesday, June 9 meeting of the Wellington Village Council to increase its size and add 50 percent more...

RPB Zoners Approve Intersection Modification At Lowe’s Plaza

The Royal Palm Beach Planning & Zoning Commission recommended approval of the modification of an existing access driveway at the Lowe’s Home Improvement shopping plaza at 103 S. State Road 7 on Tuesday, June 9.

Black Lives Matter Protestors Air Grievances At Wellington Council Meeting

There’s an old adage that sometimes a “good listen is more important than real action,” but the scores of protestors who spoke during the public forum portion of the Tuesday, June 9 meeting of the Wellington Village...

ITID Lobbyist Paints Bleak Picture For Future State Revenues

Indian Trail Improvement District legislative lobbyist David Ramba told the ITID Board of Supervisors on Wednesday, June 10 that Florida faces a serious revenue shortfall due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which will make getting money for projects...

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New Service Group Crowned Pearls Aims To Help The Community

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

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...

RPB Zoning Board Supports Shingle Roof Option At BellaSera

The Royal Palm Beach Planning & Zoning Commission gave architectural approval last week for 10 new model designs with shingle roof options...