Jail employees serve special luncheon

BELLE GLADE — Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Detention Center B/ Shift employees addressed one of the most serious issues low-income seniors face: hunger and food insecurity. They gave a pre-Thansgiving “Paying It Forward Luncheon” on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at the West County Senior Center, where about 100 people attended. Said Center Manager Willie A. […]

Pioneer Park gives thanks

Panther Run Elementary School in Wellington, the sister school of Pioneer Park Elementary School in Belle Glade, donated 51 Thanksgiving baskets. Each classroom at Panther Run decorated baskets, which contained all the fixings for a meal, a $25 gift card to Winn Dixie and personalized cards for the families who will receive the baskets. Members […]

Senior Center to host Precious Wright Holiday Luncheon

BELLE GLADE — West County Senior Center (WCSC), 2916 S.R. 15, will hold the annual Precious Wright Holiday Luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 20, at noon. Festivities include lunch, gifts of love and holiday greetings in memory of Miss Precious and other clients no longer with them.

Sun Spots

Precious Wright luncheon set BELLE GLADE — West County Senior Center (WCSC), 2916 S.R. 15, will hold the annual Precious Wright Holiday Luncheon on Thursday, Dec. 20, at noon. Festivities include lunch, gifts of love and holiday greetings in memory of Miss Precious and other clients no longer with them. Food workshop set BELLE GLADE […]

Chamber of Commerce presents awards at banquet

BELLE GLADE — This year’s recipient of the Citizen of the Year Award at the 51st annual Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet on Oct. 23 was Ray “Michael” Wheeler (Mike). This year’s award was awarded posthumously to Mr. Wheeler, who passed away in September. Mike was recognized as an individual of integrity, commitment, loyalty and […]

DHCAC presents final Living Christmas Tree

BELLE GLADE — It’s hard to believe that it has been 30 years since the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center and the Glades Campus of Palm Beach State College presented the very first Living Christmas Tree. Back then, the set was very basic … a rugged tree structure that held only a few choir members […]

WTEC host open house and hold registrations for Home Health Aide Open House

• West Technical Education Center (WTEC), 2625 N.W. 16th St., will host a Home Health Aide Open House on Saturday, Dec. 12, at 6 p.m. For information, contact Julissa Camacho at 561.829.4620 or email julissa.camacho@palmbeachschools.org. • West Technical Education Center will hold registrations for their new Home Health Aide program. from Dec. 17 to 21 […]

Palm Beach County Community Services and HIV CARE Council to hold Health & Wellness Festival

BELLE GLADE — The Palm Beach County Community Services Department and HIV CARE Council are pleased to announce the second annual Communitywide Health & Wellness Festival which will be held on Nov 17, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Loading Ramp located at 524 SW Avenue C Place, Belle Glade (between S.W. Fifth […]

Pioneer Park Elementary News

BELLE GLADE — Students, staff, and families turned out in record numbers to enjoy the fourth annual Trunk or Treat event at Pioneer Park Elementary School (PPES). The staff went all out to decorate their trunks, but the witches of third and fourth grades really stole the show. The cows made the first grade proud […]

Pastor Morales Day proclaimed by Belle Glade mayor

Oct. 13 celebration included 50 visitors from coastal cities BELLE GLADE — Oct. 13 was declared Pastor Morales St. Hilaire Day by Mayor Steve Wilson in recognition of the pastor’s 23 years of work to help the children of Belle Glade. The proclamation kicked off a day of activities at the First Haitian Baptist Church […]