Sun Spots

Anthropology lecture set WEST PALM BEACH — The Palm Beach County Anthropological/Archaeological Society invites you to attend a lecture on Saturday, Feb. 23, at 2 p.m. at the Summit Branch of the PBC Library, 3650 Summit Blvd. Researcher Henry Calway will present a critical examination of America’s post WWII military involvements around the globe. For […]

South Bay hosts MLK parade and gospel celebration

SOUTH BAY — The city’s first Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade and Gospel Celebration, put on by Beginning Outreach Ministry and the KTM Foundation Inc., was a success. Celebrity singer and songwriter Shirley Murdock graced the audience with her songs of joy. Anquette Leverne opened the stage up for her; The GBoys danced and […]

Senior Center to host Pre Super Bowl Pep Rally Feb. 1

BELLE GLADE — The West County Senior Center will host a community-wide Pre Super Bowl Pep Rally Friday, Feb. 1, from noon to 3 p.m. Representatives from the Miami Super Bowl Host Committee will be in attendance to bring excitement in anticipation of Super Bowl 54. Come hear how you can join the volunteer team. […]

Palm Beach County Legislative Delegation to hold public hearing in Belle Glade January 28

Rep. Matt Willhite, chair of the Palm Beach County Legislative Delegation announced that the delegation’s final public hearing prior to the 2019 Florida Legislative Session will take place on Monday, January 28. It will be held at the Lakeside Medical Center, 39200 Hooker Highway in Belle Glade, beginning at 2 p.m. “These hearings are specifically […]

Tax Collector Gannon reminds property owners to file and remit Tourist Development Tax using her agency’s website

Recent Airbnb email provides misinformation to Palm Beach County taxpayers WEST PALM BEACH — On Jan. 20, Constitutional Tax Collector Anne M. Gannon reminded property owners who offer accommodations for short term rental (six months or less) to continue filing and paying Tourist Development Tax (TDT) each month using her agency’s website. Gannon issued the […]

Celebrate Black History Month at your library

In branches throughout the Palm Beach County Library System they will be offering events that honor the heritage, contributions and achievements of the African American community. Join them for book discussions, musical performances, films, African American genealogical research, and much more. With over 20 events being offered, there will be something for all ages and […]

Cold wind chills expected for Sunday Night

A cold front will push through Sunday, Jan. 20, bringing much colder temperatures for the start of next week. At this point, frost and freezing temperatures are not expected. Palm Beach County will be in the upper 30s for the interior and low 40s in the metro areas.

Free oral health screening for seniors

BELLE GLADE — The West County Senior Center, 2916 S.R. 15, will be offering free oral health examinations and oral cancer screenings on Thursday, Jan. 17, at 10 a.m., to seniors 60 and older. Preventative dental services offered: • Oral hygiene instructions • Oral prophylaxis • Fluoride varnish applications • Silver diamine fluoride application. Denture […]

FSU Alumni Association recognizes Goindoo

PAHOKEE — Alain Goindoo, director of bands at Pahokee Middle School, was recognized with the Florida State University Alumni Association’s 2018 Notable Noles award, created to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of FSU’s young alumni. The FSU Alumni Association’s Notable Noles program (formerly the Thirty Under 30) was created to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of Florida […]

WCSC offers free oral services to seniors

BELLE GLADE — The West County Senior Center (WCSC) is offering FREE Oral health examination and oral cancer screening services at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan 10, to seniors 60 and older. Preventative dental services: • Oral hygiene instructions • Oral prophylaxis • Fluoride varnish applications • Silver diamine fluoride application. Denture adjustment services: • […]