Thursday, April 2, 2020

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ALA Begins Work On Neighborhood Plan

The Acreage Landowners’ Association met Monday, April 2 at the Indian Trail Improvement District office to discuss changes to its outdated Acreage Neighborhood Plan. Discussion centered on whether to expand the plan to include certain properties such as Callery-Judge Grove. ALA...

Hand Count Confirms Margolis, Greene & Willhite

A manual recount held last Saturday formally declared Bob Margolis, Matt Willhite and John Greene the rightful winners of the disputed March 13 Wellington election. After three weeks of meetings, court hearings and uncertainty over the vote, Palm Beach County...

Dentistry Is An Art Form For Dr. Jordan Cherkinsky

Aiming to provide his patients the best in oral care, Dr. Jordan Cherkinsky is a local dentist with 32 years of experience. As a 1977 graduate of Georgetown University School of Dentistry, he has gained the knowledge and skills...

Schools Compete In Horse-Decorating Competition

Wellington’s public school children got the opportunity to flex their creative muscles for a chance to win prize money for their school as part of Equestrian Sports Productions’ inaugural horse statue competition. Each of the Wellington area’s 12 public schools...

Attempted Armed Burglary In RPB

MARCH 30 — A resident of Counterpoint Estates called the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office substation in Royal Palm Beach late last Friday night regarding an attempted armed burglary. According to a PBSO report, at approximately 10:13 p.m., the...

Groves Council Denies Day Property Project

The Loxahatchee Groves Town Council deadlocked 2-2 Tuesday on an application to change the land use for 9.3 acres at the southwest corner of Folsom Road and Okeechobee Blvd. from rural residential to low-density commercial. The Day property application was...

Western Reservoir Project Stays On Back Burner

The Palm Beach County Commission decided Tuesday not to put any money now toward a proposal to create a reservoir to provide water for Palm Beach and Broward counties — but also not to pull out of the project...

Trinity West Celebrates Adoption At Wellington Event

Opening your home to a child in need may seem difficult, but it can be extremely rewarding. The benefits of adopting or fostering a child outweigh any apprehensions, said Trinity West Church Lead Pastor Bryan Rosenbarger at a recent...

Sluggett Could Get A ‘Big Box’ Store

In a 4-2 decision Wednesday, the Palm Beach County Commission decided to initiate the process to determine the feasibility of placing a “big-box” store on the Sluggett property at the intersection of Southern Blvd. and Seminole Pratt Whitney Road. The...

Nina Mangiola Launches The Volunteen Project

Serving the public has become 15-year-old Nina Mangiola’s passion. The socially conscious Wellington teenager believes in giving back to the community and has volunteered her time with various organizations, including thinkPINKkids and Habitat for Humanity. A Suncoast High School sophomore,...

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Community Partners Hosts Celebrity Bartending Event

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Royal Palm Beach Urges Everyone To Participate In Census

Happy Census Day 2020! By filling out the census, residents can help Royal Palm Beach. The 2020 Census occurs every 10 years...

5 Local Teachers Among Finalists For Dwyer Awards

Local teachers among the 28 finalists include: Elizabeth Grimes of Loxahatchee Groves Elementary School for Early Education, Deborah Hansen of Panther Run...

Vantage Pointe ‘Leaps’ Over COVID-19 With Interactive Classes

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Wellington Company Launches Line Of COVID-19 Personal Protection Equipment

Wellington-based GearSource is proud to announce a partnership with Illinois-based Upstaging, making GearSource.com the “e-commerce partner” for their timely and important line of COVID-19...