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Story nights to be held BELLE GLADE — Palm Beach County Library Belled Glade Branch, 725 N.W. Fourth St., will host Black History Month Story Nights on Tuesday, Feb. 5 and Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 6 p.m. Selected story books featuring black characters will be read aloud. Guest readers include, Mary Ross Wilkerson and City […]

Ron’quavion Tarver to play in Shrine Game

TAMPA — Belle Glade native Ron’quavion Tarver, Utah State University wide receiver, has accepted an invitation to play in the 94th East-West Shrine Game. The game will be played Jan. 19 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, kicking off at 3 p.m. and broadcast live on NFL Network and the East-West Shrine Game Radio Network. […]

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: • […]

Crime Stoppers is searching for Ortegard Eximon

BELLE GLADE — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Ortegard Eximon, age 20, black, male, 6 feet 2 inches tall, 160 pounds, black hair, and brown eyes. His last known address was Southwest Eighth Street in Belle Glade. He is wanted on a felony warrant for failure to appear, grand […]

The Bike Shop experience: A true breakfast club

BELLE GLADE — Out of all the places in my community, how did I end up volunteering in a bicycle shop? I didn’t even know how to RIDE a bike! Before stepping foot into the building that would become my second home, I was just a very lazy (well to be honest, I’m still lazy!) […]

Family escapes early morning fire

BELLE GLADE — A Palm Beach County Fire Rescue press release stated that at 2:29 a.m. on Dec. 26 crews responded to reports of a fire on the 400 block of S.W. Ave. B Place in Belle Glade. First arriving crews reported smoke from a second floor apartment and quickly entered to locate the source. […]

Orange Bowl celebrates legacy gift

BELLE GLADE — The Orange Bowl Committee and Palm Beach County announce the opening of Orange Bowl Field at Glades Pioneer Park in Belle Glade. The opening celebration, which is free and open to the public, will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 4 p.m. Attendees at the free opening celebration will enjoy activities […]

Orange Bowl celebrates legacy gift

BELLE GLADE — The Orange Bowl Committee and Palm Beach County announce the opening of Orange Bowl Field at Glades Pioneer Park in Belle Glade. The opening celebration, which is free and open to the public, will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 4 p.m. Attendees at the free opening celebration will enjoy activities […]

Lakeside Medical receives ‘A’ safety grade

BELLE GLADE — Lakeside Medical Center, a 70-bed, rural acute care teaching hospital accredited by The Joint Commission and operated by the Health Care District of Palm Beach County, is proud to be one of just five Palm Beach County hospitals to receive an ‘A’ Safety Grade from the The Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2018 Hospital […]

Man charged with Belle Glade shooting

BELLE GLADE — A man was charged with shooting a woman in the leg today, Dec. 13. A Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office press release stated that at just after 2 a.m., deputies responded to a shooting in the 1200 block of Southwest Avenue B in Belle Glade, Upon arriving, the deputies found a female […]