Sunday, February 23, 2020

News

Motorcyclist Injured In Crash On Southern

JAN. 9 — A West Palm Beach man was in critical condition following a traffic collision last Wednesday afternoon near the intersection of Forest Hill and Southern boulevards. According to a Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office report, 59-year-old Robert Kahl...

Sem Pratt Accident Claims Acreage Man

JAN. 8 — An Acreage man died last Tuesday morning following a traffic collision at the intersection of Seminole Pratt Whitney Road and Seminole Ridge Drive. According to a Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office report, at approximately 10:41 a.m. a...

Polo Leaders Seek To Grow The Sport

As the International Polo Club Palm Beach kicks off its 10th anniversary season, players and officials alike are looking for ways to draw in the community and foster growth in the sport, both here and all across the United...

Budgeting $400K More For Lawyers, Council Ponders Legal Future

Members of the Wellington Village Council transferred an additional $400,000 into the village’s legal services fund Tuesday to cover anticipated costs over the upcoming year. Despite concerns from some council members about the cost of using multiple law firms to...

ITID Gets First Look At Draft Water Agreement

A water-sharing proposal between the Indian Trail Improvement District and the City of West Palm Beach could be mutually beneficial, according to a short presentation last week by ITID Engineer Lisa Tropepe and West Palm Beach water consultant Patrick...

Lawsuits Put Wellington In A Bind Dealing With WEF

With the Village of Wellington locked in an increasing number of lawsuits with the owners of the Winter Equestrian Festival, the question of whether Wellington should continue to associate itself with the community’s signature horse show series arose at...

Wellington Council Favors New Home For Tennis Center

It appears that the Wellington Tennis Center will be moving to a new home. Members of the Wellington Village Council largely agreed at a workshop Wednesday that the facility should have a site of its own where it can...

RPB Will Seek Resident Input On Strategic Plan

A vision has been crafted for the future of Royal Palm Beach, and residents will have an opportunity to weigh in this spring. Two months after council members had a chance to provide input on the new strategic plan, a...

Grader Purchase Leads To Policy Discussion

The Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors reaffirmed its intention Wednesday to purchase a new $180,000 road grader to replace one in need of almost $30,000 worth of repairs. Newly elected Supervisor Gary Dunkley asked to have last month’s...

Kent Farrington Big Winner At Trump Invitational

The first-ever $100,000 Trump Invitational Grand Prix CSI 2* debuted to rave reviews on Sunday, Jan. 6 at the Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach. With some of the world’s top show jumpers competing on the lawn of Donald Trump’s scenic...

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Barky Pines Hosts Inaugural Puppy Love 5K In RPB

Barky Pines Animal Rescue & Sanctuary hosted its first Puppy Love 5K at Royal Palm Beach Commons...

Big Dog Ranch Rescue Hosts Valentine’s Night Out

Big Dog Ranch Rescue hosted its first major fundraiser on site at its new location in Loxahatchee Groves on Friday, Feb. 14....

Royal Palm Beach Gathers Public Input On New Village Hall

The Village of Royal Palm Beach continues to actively seek input from residents and interested parties as its architectural team starts design...

WRMC Names NICU In Honor Of Former CEO DiLallo

Wellington Regional Medical Center’s neonatal intensive care unit received a new name Wednesday, Feb. 19, in honor of former WRMC CEO Kevin...

Lox Council Discusses Changes To Advisory Committee Policy

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council discussed a reorganization of its advisory committees at a workshop Tuesday, Feb. 18, and one key point...