Voters choose judges and legislators

These are results, as reported unofficially on election night by the Florida Department of State’s Division of Elections (floridaelectionwatch.gov), in state judicial circuit, state legislative and U.S. House races in the region around Lake Okeechobee: 20th Judicial Circuit state attorney Republican Amira Fox received 403,609 votes (100 percent) for this position. Joseph Hoffman was a […]

Lake O regional judicial circuit, legislative election results

These are results, as reported unofficially on Election Night by the Florida Department of State’s Division of Elections (floridaelectionwatch.gov), in state judicial circuit, state legislative and U.S. House races in the region around Lake Okeechobee: 20th Judicial Circuit state attorney Republican Amira Fox received 403,609 votes (100 percent) for this position. Joseph Hoffman was a […]

Ride Palm Tran Public Transportation FREE to the Voting Polls

Palm Tran will be providing free transit service to anyone who is taking the bus to vote on Election Day, Nov. 6, 2018. Simply let the driver know, or show a voter registration card. “I believe everyone should exercise their right to vote, and this free service will help citizens in Palm Beach County have […]

Voter Education Forum set for Oct. 29 in Belle Glade

BELLE GLADE — The Glades Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority will host a Voter Education Forum on Monday, Oct. 29, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Mount Olive Church of Belle Glade, 225 NW Ave. G in Belle Glade. Guest speakers will include Corinne Miller and Mindy Koch of the League of […]

Early voting began Oct. 22

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Early Voting for the Nov. 6, 2018 General Election began Monday, Oct. 22, and will end Sunday, Nov. 4. All locations will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. Early Voting will be available at the Belle Glade Branch Library, 725 NW Fourth St. in Belle Glade. Voters are […]

Amendments on the ballot

Amendment 5 was placed on the ballot by the Florida Legislature, at the request of Gov. Rick Scott. This amendment would require a two-thirds vote of the Legislature in order to increase taxes or fees. As things stand now, the Legislature can increase taxes, except corporate income tax, through a simple majority vote. If it […]

Voter registration deadline Oct. 9 for General Election

PALM BEACH COUNTY — For voters who wish to cast a ballot in the Nov. 6 General Election, the deadline to register to vote is on Tuesday, Oct, 9. You may visit www.RegisterToVoteFlorida.govt to register to vote or visit our website at www.pbcelections.org to complete a Florida Voter Registration form and print, sign and mail […]

Aug. 22 is the last day to request a Vote by Mail Ballot for August Primary

The last day to request a Vote by Mail ballot for the August 28, 2018 Primary is Wednesday, August 22, 2018.  If you would like to request a Vote by Mail ballot, you may do so by visiting www.pbcelections.org  or by calling the Vote by Mail Department at 561-656-6200.  Requests must be received by 5:00 […]

Early vote ends Aug. 26 for the Aug. 28 primary

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Early voting for the Aug. 28 primary began on Monday, Aug. 13, and ends Sunday, Aug. 26. All locations will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Early voting will be available at the Belle Glade Branch Library, located at 725 N.W. Fourth St. in Belle Glade. The last […]

Early Vote begins Monday, August 13 for the August 28 Primary

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Early Voting for the August 28, 2018 will begin on Monday, Aug. 13, and end Sunday, Aug. 26. All locations will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Early Voting will be available at the following 15 locations: Acreage Branch Library 15801 Orange Boulevard Loxahatchee, FL 33470 Belle Glade […]