On the Table event to invite action on community issues

WEST PALM BEACH — The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties invites residents throughout the region to share a meal and discuss meaningful ideas to strengthen the community during the localized nationwide movement, On the Table, a national initiative funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Taking place for the […]

Crime Stoppers is searching for Jesus Alpizar

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Jesus Alpizar, 39, white, male, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 130 pounds, black hair and brown eyes. His last known address was on Southeast Avenue G in Belle Glade. He is wanted on a warrant for a felony charge of […]

Gove celebrates International Walk to School Day

BELLE GLADE — It was a perfect morning to have the 14th annual “International Walk to School Day” at Gove Elementary. The event took place on Oct. 10, from 7:15 to 8 a.m. This event involved the entire student body, their families, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office and other […]

A wonderful day at Pioneer Park

BELLE GLADE — What a wonderful day at Pioneer Park Elementary School on Wednesday, Oct. 10, when they celebrated National Walk to School Day. David Brannan, Pioneer Park’s physical education teacher, spearheaded the day, but he was not alone. Parents, staff and students all got in on the fun as parents and buses dropped the […]

Pioneer Park Elementary receives grant from SBT and JustWorld International

BELLE GLADE — Pioneer Park Elementary (PPS) has received a grant from two national nonprofit organizations to implement a reading enrichment program in pre-kindergarten through third-grade classes, bringing our children a love of books and a love of reading. StoryBook Treasures (SBT), a Virginia-based program founded by Teacher of the Year Denise Corbo, in partnership […]

PBSO investigating shooting death

SOUTH BAY — The PBSO is investigating the death of a man in South Bay. A Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office (PBSO) press release stated that at 11:07 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 16, deputies responded to a shooting in the 100 block of Southwest Sixth Avenue in South Bay. Upon arrival, deputies found a male […]

Crime Stoppers is searching for Fernando Yanez

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Fernando Yanez, 39, white, male, 5 feet 4 inches tall, 150 pounds, black hair and brown eyes. His last known address was on West Main Street in Pahokee. Yanez is wanted on a warrant for violation of probation on charges […]

Gove Elementary School News

Gove Elementary recognizes Safety Patrols On Friday, Oct. 5, Gove Elementary held a ceremony to recognize fifth grade students who have been selected to be members of the Safety Patrol Association for the year 2018-2019. This is indeed a great honor. To be chosen, a student must be held to higher standards in academics and […]

Sugarcane crop season celebration

BELLE GLADE — Florida Crystals Corp.and the Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida hosted a Pre-Harvest Celebration on Sept. 30 at Torry Island in Belle Glade, where employees, farmers, families and members of the Glades communities of western Palm Beach County came together to celebrate the upcoming sugarcane crop season and to pray for a […]

PBSC to host two job fairs

PALM BEACH GARDENS & BOCA RATON — With the tight job market, employers are struggling to find quality candidates. As a result, more than 70 employers are confirmed, and as many as 85 are expected to recruit at two October job fairs sponsored by Palm Beach State College. Free and open to the public, the […]