Rehearsals for 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 […]

Alice In Wonderland auditions to take place on Sept. 24

BELLE GLADE — Come and be a part of the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center’s 25th annual production with the Missoula Children’s Theatre in Alice In Wonderland, the very first title the theatre ever presented with Missoula Children’s Theatre! Auditions for the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of Alice In Wonderland will be on Monday, Sept. […]

West County Senior Center to host diabetes event

BELLE GLADE — The West County Senior Center, 2916 State Road 15 in Belle Glade, will host the “Diabetes: Don’t Sugar Coat It” event to be held on Thursday, Aug. 30, from 10 a.m. – noon. This free event offers diabetes risk assessments, A1C testing, local resources, raffles prizes and more. The public is invited. […]

Levine visits early voting station in Belle Glade

BELLE GLADE — On the third day of early voting in Florida, Wednesday, Aug. 15, former Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor, took to the trail and made a campaign stop at an early voting location in Belle Glade. Mayor Levine, joined by supporters and volunteers, shared his […]

Pahokee’s Back-to-School Bash draws hundreds

PAHOKEE — The Palm Beach County School Board’s representative from the Glades, Marcia Andrews (left), visits with Idelvis Lugones of the School Food Service during the Back-to-School Bash at Pahokee Middle Senior High School on Saturday morning, Aug. 4. Ms. Lugones, the coordinator for the free and reduced-cost school lunch program, was working with colleague […]

Boost’s Back-to-School Bash

Above, from left, Shamika Salter, Fabian Crittenden and Tabatha McAllister, Order of the Eastern Star members, were among the many volunteers helping out at the fifth annual Belle Glade Back-to-School Bash put on by Amin Mohamad, owner of Boost Mobile of Belle Glade, outside his store Saturday, Aug. 4. Hundreds of schoolchildren showed up with […]

Lakeside Medical Hospital to hold board meeting at City Hall

BELLE GLADE — The Lakeside Health Advisory Board will meet on Tuesday, August 14 at 9:30 a.m. in the commission chambers at the Belle Glade City Hall, Dr M.L.K. Jr Blvd West in Belle Glade. This meeting is open to the public. If anyone would like to attend this would be a good opportunity for […]

WCSC is offering free oral examinations and cancer screening Aug. 2

BELLE GLADE – The West County Senior Center (WCSC) is offering FREE oral health examinations and oral cancer screening services tomorrow, Aug. 2 at 10 a.m. to seniors 60 and older. Preventative dental services: • Oral hygiene instructions • Oral prophylaxis • Fluoride varnish applications • Silver diamine fluoride application Denture adjustment services: • Denture […]

Walford joins in Back to School Bash

SOUTH BAY — On Saturday, July 14, 2018, the City of South Bay presented Clive Walford Day – a “Back to School Bash” for city residents. Born and raised in South Bay, Mr. Walford established this event to give back to the community that enriched his life. Attendees participated in a 3-on-3 basketball tournament, enjoyed […]

Boost Mobile preparing for Back to School Bash

BELLE GLADE — Amin Mohamad owner of Boost Mobile of Belle Glade is preparing for the 2018 Boost Mobile fifth annual Back to School Bash. With the help of his staff and Kevin Brown they are expecting another huge successful event. Over 700 BACKPACKS and thousands of mixed SCHOOL SUPPLIES will be given away on […]