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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 […]

Palm Beach County Library System Presents the Bridging Faiths Series

Palm Beach County Library System Presents the Bridging Faiths Series

Starting this July, the Palm Beach County Library System is proud to offer the Bridging Faiths series. A series designed to encourage awareness and understanding of the diverse community that makes the Palm Beaches a great place to live. Through July and October, we’ll explore topics of fasting, religious attire, pilgrimages, tolerance, respect and forgiveness. […]

Scenthound Client Getting Her Nails Clipped

Local groomer offers free dog grooming for National Pet Fire Safety Day

Scenthound, the convenient and affordable way for dog parents to get routine care and clips for their dogs, is recognizing National Pet Fire Safety Day on July 15, 2017 by offering all fire fighters free dog grooming for their furry friends. Any firefighter who brings his or her dog in from July 10th to July […]

Local Resident Honored “Hometown Hero” At City Of West Palm Beach’s Fourth on Flagler

Local Resident Honored “Hometown Hero” At City Of West Palm Beach’s Fourth on Flagler

Before the night sky illuminated with red, white and blue, patriotism was already on full display at 4th on Flagler in downtown West Palm Beach. The 29th annual celebration, which ran from 5 – 10 p.m. on the Waterfront, included a Military Honor Ceremony prior to the fireworks extravaganza over the Intracoastal Waterway. The special […]

June Happenings at the Palm Beach County Commission

June Happenings at the Palm Beach County Commission

At the June 20, 2017, Board of County Commissioners meeting, the board took the following action:   District Park – approved a conceptual master plan for North County District Park and authorized staff to negotiate a long-term contract with the city of Palm Beach Gardens for the funding, construction, operation and maintenance of an active […]

Five to receive Florida USHWA Allen J. Finkelson Scholarships

Five to receive Florida USHWA Allen J. Finkelson Scholarships

The Florida Chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association (USHWA) has announced five candidates who will receive awards this year from the Allen J. Finkelson Scholarship Fund. The scholarship fund was established in memory of Hall of Famer Allen J. Finkelson, the former Vice President of Public Relations at Pompano Park and longtime Chairman […]