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County to Open Belle Glade Cold Weather Shelter

County to Open Belle Glade Cold Weather Shelter

The National Weather Service predicts a temperature of 40°F or a wind chill lower than 35°F for at least four hours in Western Palm Beach County. In order to protect those seeking refuge from the cold during the overnight period, the Palm Beach County Department of Public Safety, Division of Emergency Management, activated the Cold […]

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Palm Beach Day Academy Hosts Howling Performance of Palm Beach Symphony’s ‘Peter and the Wolf’ with Ballet East

A pack of 100 students from Palm Beach Day Academy, Glades Academy and Opportunity Inc., filled the Smith Family Theater at PBDA on November 9, 2017, when Palm Beach Symphony and Ballet East performed Sergei Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf. The classic story portrays a boy named Peter and his adventures with a lovable duck, […]

Help Palm Tran Stuff-the-Bus with Toys for Underprivileged Kids

Help Palm Tran Stuff-the-Bus with Toys for Underprivileged Kids

Palm Tran is helping make the holiday season brighter for underprivileged children by rolling out its first Stuff-the-Bus holiday toy drive. The goal is to collect enough new, unwrapped toys to fill a Palm Tran fixed-route bus. Palm Tran is working with the Palm Beach County League of Cities, a nonprofit organization that supports underprivileged […]

Boil Water Notice Lifted in Pahokee, Canal Point

Boil Water Notice Lifted in Pahokee, Canal Point

The Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department announced Wednesday that the Boil Water Notice for Pahokee and Canal Point had ended and that water in the area was once again safe for consumption. With the lifting of the Boil Water Notice in Pahokee and Canal Point, all water in the Palm Beach County Water Utilities […]

Kravis Center Receives $100,000 Disney Grant to Launch School Theater Program

Kravis Center Receives $100,000 Disney Grant to Launch School Theater Program

The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts is pleased to announce the four Palm Beach County public elementary schools that have been selected to participate in its 2017-18 Disney Musicals in Schools program. The program is an outreach initiative developed by Disney Theatrical Productions to create sustainable theater programs in under-resourced elementary schools. […]

Storytime for Grownups: Villains… They’re Just Like Us

Storytime for Grownups: Villains… They’re Just Like Us

Dwight Shrute, of “The Office” fame, said, “A hero is part-human and part-supernatural. A hero is born out of childhood trauma, or out of a disaster that must be avenged.” Villains, in many cases, are mirror images of their superhero foes. I think there’s a lesson there. While you ponder this quandary, check out these […]