Lakeside Medical Center addresses rumors

PAHOKEE — Pahokee city commissioners had some blunt questions for executives of the Health Care District of Palm Beach County and Lakeside Medical Center after they gave an update on operations at the Glades’ only hospital during the commission meeting Tuesday, June 26. Palm Beach County Health Care District CEO Darcy Davis first gave a […]

LMC celebrates 6th annual graduating class

BELLE GLADE — At a time when the nation is experiencing a growing physician shortage, Lakeside Medical Center, Palm Beach County’s only rural teaching hospital, celebrated the graduation of five residents from its Family Medicine Residency Program. Stephanie Dardanello, hospital administrator, welcomed the more than 130 attendees on Friday, June 22, at the Wanderers Club […]

South Bay kids, seniors get a cool new ride

SOUTH BAY — Jennifer Black of U.S. Sugar Corp. (right front) hands over the keys to a 2012 GMC Express passenger van to South Bay City Manager Leondrae Camel (left) on Thursday morning, June 7, at city hall. U.S. Sugar donated the used but well-maintained van, which seats 15, as a gift to benefit the […]

Belle Glade Branch Library Happenings

• Fun Father’s Day cards: Get creative with the Library’s supplies and your imagination to create the perfect gift on Thursday, June 14, at 2 p.m. For all ages. (60 minutes) • LEGO Bricks: Build imagine and play with the Library’s LEGO bricks on Friday, June 15, at 1 p.m. Ages 4 and up. (45 […]

Lake Okeechobee featured on national TV show

Lake Okeechobee is the site of this weekend’s episode of BrushPile Fishing, a crappie-based fishing show that is broadcast nationally on the Pursuit Channel. This episode is presented by Lake Okeechobee Regional Economic Alliance of Palm Beach County (LORE) and features B’n’M Poles Pro Staff Angler Whitey Outlaw alongside BrushPile host Russ Bailey as the […]