Politics/Elections

Local Voters Invited to RALLY FOR AMENDMENT 4 in Downtown WPB

Local Voters Invited to RALLY FOR AMENDMENT 4 in Downtown WPB

On the day before early voting starts, they are all in it together. ThePalm Beach Chapter of ACLU Florida, the League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County, the Palm Beach Section of the National Council of Jewish Women Florida, and Palm Beach County NOW are inviting local voters to a major public event in downtown West Palm Beach just […]

League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County Announces that 1,940 Students at 23 Local High Schools Registered to Vote During NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY

League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County Announces that 1,940 Students at 23 Local High Schools Registered to Vote During NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY

The League of Women Voters of Palm Beach County (LWVPBC) in conjunction with the School District of Palm Beach County coordinated a successful  voter registration effort at 23 local high schools on National Voter Registration Day last Tuesday, September 25. More than 250 volunteers participated in this voter registration campaign that happened over the lunch hour in public schools from Boca to […]

BCC Briefs for October 2, 2018

BCC Briefs for October 2, 2018

At the October 2, 2018, Board of County Commissioners meeting, the board took the following action: Village of Valor – conceptually approved Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 (NSP2) funding of up to $2 million and approved impact fee credits totaling $272,306 and $115,000 in housing tax credits for the Village of Valor project. The 148-unit rental development will […]

Countywide Community Revitalization Team Public Meeting October 16 at Vista Center

Countywide Community Revitalization Team Public Meeting October 16 at Vista Center

Join the Countywide Community Revitalization Team (CCRT) for a public meeting hosted by the Office of Community Revitalization (OCR) on Tuesday, October 16, beginning at 6 p.m. This meeting will focus on the 12 proposed amendments to the Florida Constitution appearing on the November 6 ballot. Kenneth Thomas, chair of the Candidate Forums Committee for the […]

BCC Briefs for September 18, 2018

BCC Briefs for September 18, 2018

At the September 18, 2018, Board of County Commissioners meeting, the board took the following action: Forbes – announced that Palm Beach County was named to Forbes magazine’s list of America’s Best Employers. Forbes selected 500 large companies in the U.S. with 5,000 or more employees, and Palm Beach County placed No. 243 overall. The county also ranked No. 10 nationally […]

Coral Springs Center for the Arts to Present BOB WOODWARD on the Presidency

Coral Springs Center for the Arts to Present BOB WOODWARD on the Presidency

The Coral Springs Center for the Arts today announced that Bob Woodward, the legendary Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist, associate editor of The Washington Post, and author of FEAR: Trump in the White House, the explosive Number One best seller that is rocking the national media, will be making his exclusive South Florida appearance on Monday, October 15, at 7 pm. […]