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Wellington Offering High School Summer Program

High school juniors and seniors are getting the opportunity for some real-life experience and a great addition to their résumé by working with Wellington while earning community service hours. This summer, Wellington is offering students the chance to earn community...

County Groups To Mark Victims’ Rights Week

In an effort to reach out to the community, bring awareness and assist victims of crime, the Palm Beach Victims’ Rights Coalition will host a series of events to mark 2012 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week starting Monday, April...

Four Local Leaders Honored With ‘Stiletto Awards’

The Palms West Community Foundation presented its 2012 Women of the Year Stiletto Awards in four different categories at a luncheon April 12 at Breakers West Country Club. The winners were Joanne Stanley with Republic Services in the Corporate category,...

New Superintendent Keynotes Chamber Luncheon

Newly appointed Palm Beach County School District Superintendent Wayne Gent was the featured speaker at the Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce luncheon held Monday at the Royal Palm Beach Cultural Center. Gent, a longtime teacher, principal and administrator...

Thieves Rummage Medicine Bottles In Wellington

APRIL 16 — A resident of White Pine Drive contacted the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office substation in Wellington on Monday evening to report a residential burglary. According to a PBSO report, sometime between 6:25 and 6:46 p.m., someone...

RPB Zoners OK Clubhouse For The Enclave

The Royal Palm Beach Planning & Zoning Commission unanimously approved architectural modifications Tuesday for a clubhouse at the Enclave community off State Road 7. The changes will modify the elevation, window layouts and other features of the building, which was...

Hospital Celebrates ‘Topping Out’ Of New Addition

Palms West Hospital celebrated the topping out of its fourth-floor east wing addition with a party Tuesday attended by numerous local well-wishers. Newly appointed CEO Eric Goldman welcomed attendees, including founding CEO Mike Pugh, who had the forethought to build...

Young Singers Preparing For Spring Concert May 12

Youthful voices are preparing to sing joyfully in harmony as part of the Young Singers of the Palm Beaches’ annual spring concert. This year’s concert, “The Melody Within,” will be on Saturday, May 12 from 7 to 10 p.m....

Policy Changes Likely In Wake Of Wellington Audit

Policies for spending in Wellington could change after a report released last week by the Palm Beach County Inspector General’s Office raised questions about whether several purchases served a public purpose. “We will be taking the matter to the council,”...

Chili Cook-Off Returns To The Acreage Saturday

The Acreage Music & Chili Cook-Off is coming to Acreage Community Park on Saturday, April 21, with more bounce houses, more music, more chili entries and more fun than ever, said organizer Robert Trepp. The event will have a full...

Zoners OK Plan To Sell Equestrian Club Rec Site

Wellington’s Planning, Zoning & Adjustment Board unanimously recommended approval of a master plan amendment Wednesday that would allow a home on what is currently a polo field along Lake Worth Road. The item was heard at a special meeting Wednesday...

P.W. Hospital CEO Eric Goldman Settling Into Job

Eric Goldman told the Town-Crier this week that he is settling in comfortably as the new CEO at Palms West Hospital. Goldman took over the post last month, replacing Bland Eng, who took a position at another HCA medical facility,...

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Buck Off Challenge Benefits Honor Flight Program

The sixth annual Buck Off Challenge to benefit Southeast Florida Honor Flight was held Sunday, Feb. 18 at the...