Tuesday, July 14, 2020

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Long-Planned New Boys & Girls Club Opening This Month

After 25 years at its former home on South Shore Blvd., the Wellington Boys & Girls Club will usher in a new era of growth, education and child care when it opens the doors to the Neil S. Hirsch...

Mother And Daughter Make Emotional Return To WRMC’s NICU

Tracy Bartow celebrated her daughter Kaylee’s first birthday Tuesday, as well as a one-year reunion with staff at Wellington Regional Medical Center’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Kaylee, who turned 1 on Easter Sunday, spent 16 days in the hospital’s NICU...

Wellington Settles With Palomino Park Over SR 7 Signal

The Wellington Village Council agreed last week to settle with the Palomino Executive Park Property Owners’ Association in a dispute over financing for a traffic light on State Road 7. The issue arose last year when council members decided to...

Some Concerned About Possible Big Dog Move To Lox

Representatives from Big Dog Ranch Rescue, interested in moving to a site in Loxahatchee Groves, met with some resistance this week from people who live on Bryan Road. At Tuesday’s meeting of the Loxahatchee Groves Town Council, neighbors were concerned...

ITID Pushes Ahead With Park Plans And Drainage Work

During budget discussions Wednesday, the Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors decided that ITID could pursue both the delayed expansion of Acreage Community Park, which had been put on hold in the wake of Tropical Storm Isaac, and...

Wellington Zoners Accept Changes To New Biz Hour Rules

Members of Wellington’s Planning, Zoning & Adjustment Board signed off Wednesday on council changes to a new ordinance governing the hours of operations of businesses near residential areas. Wellington Village Council members kicked the ordinance back to the board last...

Man Arrested For Stealing Shutters From RPB Business

MARCH 28 — A Royal Palm Beach man was arrested last Thursday morning on charges of theft. According to a Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office report, a deputy from the Royal Palm Beach substation was dispatched to a business...

Two Suspects Sought For Theft At Best Buy

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying two suspects in a case of theft. According to a PBSO report, on Tuesday, March 19 a man and woman entered the Best Buy on State...

PBSO Seeks Suspect For Vehicle Burglaries

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted for several vehicle burglaries in Royal Palm Beach and Wellington. According to a PBSO report, at approximately 8:35 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb....

IPC Community Raises $100K To Help Owners Of Horses Lost In Fire

In the aftermath of the recent barn fire that tragically claimed the lives of eight thoroughbred horses at the Gulfstream Polo Club, members and friends of the International Polo Club Palm Beach gathered Saturday, March 23 and raised over...

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Yesteryear Village Re-Opens At The Fairgrounds

Yesteryear Village, a 9-acre living history park at the South Florida Fairgrounds, has re-opened for visitors Thursday,...

B&G Club Summer Campaign Supports Added Costs Of Food Programs, Summer Camps

These days, 17-year-old Tatiana Roland of the Neil S. Hirsch Family Boys & Girls Club in Wellington has a small but crucial...

Top Palm Beach County Officials Test Positive For COVID-19

Two senior Palm Beach County elected officials have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. Palm Beach County Property Appraiser Dorothy Jacks and...

Thankfully, My Grandkids Plan To Help Me Live Forever!

THE SONIC BOOMER I wanted you to be the first to know: I am going to live forever!

Wellington To Re-Open Aquatics Complex July 13

After being closed for more than two weeks due to a lifeguard testing positive for COVID-19, the Wellington Aquatics Complex will re-open...