Sun Spots

Fourth of July celebration BELLE GLADE — Join the City of Belle Glade and the Belle Glade Chamber of Commerce for a Fourth of July Celebration at Torry Island, 5000 W. Canal St. North in Belle Glade, on Wednesday, July 4, beginning at 4 p.m. with food, fun, music by The Clique at 7:30 p.m., […]

Literacy Plus in Motion class

BELLE GLADE — For your summer enjoyment and enhancement, the Belle Glade Branch Library, 725 NW 4th St. in Belle Glade, will offer a “free” four week, one hour course for adults in July. “Literacy Plus in Motion classes will be held Thursdays, starting July 5, from 1-2 p.m. in the Belle Glade Branch Library’s conference […]

South Bay’s Food Truck Expo unites the community

The City of South Bay presented its residents with a new experience by hosting “The Gourmet Food Truck Expo” on Wednesday, June 20, at Tanner Park in South Bay. During the event, many residents, including parents and children, elected officials, city employees and other community members, were spotted in line waiting to order or pick-up […]

Belle Glade Library Happenings

• Baby Play Date will be held on Mondays at 10 a.m. Features toys, baby board books, puppets, rhymes and songs. Ages 3-12 months. (30 minutes) • Outdoor painting: stencil art: Use stencils, crayons and paint to create one-of-a-kind artwork on Thursday, June 28, at 10:30 a.m. Dress to get messy. All ages. (60 minutes) […]

Belle Glade Library Happenings

BELLE GLADE • Crafternoon – Suncatchers: Paint a beautiful suncatcher to hang at home and let the sun shine through on Saturday, June 23, at 2 p.m. All ages. (60 minutes) • Children’s book author Nancy Krulik discusses her new book series “Princess Pulverizer” via Skype on Monday, June 25, at 2 p.m. She is […]

Travis Benjamin backpack and school supply giveaway

BELLE GLADE — The Travis Benjamin Back to School event will be held at Glades Central Community High School, 1001 SW Ave. M in Belle Glade for students in first through 10th grades on Friday, June 22 at 5 p.m . Register online at www.tbenjamint3.com  

County Mayor McKinlay to host Small Business Outreach event June 13

BELLE GLADE — The public is invited to an outreach event hosted by Palm Beach County Mayor Melissa McKinlay on Wednesday, June 13, 5:30 p.m., at the Belle Glade Library and Civic Center. The guest speaker will be Ashley Daniel Bell, Esq., Regional Administrator with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Bell was appointed by […]

Join Senior Center for a domino event

BELLE GLADE — The West County Senior Center, 2916 FL-15 in Belle Glade invites seniors 60 and over to a Domino Tournament to be held on Wednesday, June 13, from 1-4  p.m. The event will feature music, games, giveaways, and prizes. Light snacks and refreshments will be served. For information call Willie Miller or Melinda […]

Volunteers needed to repair Belle Glade home damaged by Irma

BELLE GLADE – Hurricane Irma roared through Florida with a vengeance leaving a trail of wreckage in a number of cities in its path. Many residents in the Belle Glade community had to endure the grueling heat and inconvenience resulting from the loss of power. However, some were spared and escaped with minimal or no […]

Catholic Charities: Hurricane Irma Recovery Centers

Catholic Charities Hurricane Irma Recovery Services will be in Belle Glade and Pahokee to help. The organization will be available at the dates and times below to assist with hurricane-related losses: • Wednesday, October 4, at 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. at St. Mary’s Center, 1200 E. Main St., Pahokee • Thursday, October 5, at […]