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 […]

Rosenwald Elementary School News

3rd annual Summer Academy SOUTH BAY — Rosenwald will have it’s 3rd Summer Academy on Monday through Thursday, beginning June 18 until July 12 from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. with breakfast being provided at 8 a.m. A bus will be available for those students eligible to ride the bus during the school year. Incoming […]

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 […]

Deadline for free disaster legal services hotline

More than 2,000 Floridians have received advice and referrals on Hurricane Irma legal issues ORLANDO — Hurricane Irma survivors who need legal assistance but cannot afford an attorney have one more week to contact a toll-free hotline and request help. Floridians affected by Hurricane Irma should call 866-550-2929 before June 15 to receive a referral […]

Crime Stoppers is searching for Chelsea Washington

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Chelsea Washington aka Chelsea Isaac, 28, black, female, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 105 pounds, black hair and brown eyes. Her last known address was on NE 21st Street in Belle Glade. Washington is wanted on a misdemeanor warrant for […]

Belle Glade Branch Library Happenings

• The Clarion Handbell Choir will perform at the library on Saturday, June 9, at 3:30 p.m. Savor the sights and sounds of handbells as they entertain you with an array of songs featuring brass, strings, clarinet and percussion. All ages. (60 minutes) • Read In and Snacks takes place on Mondays, June 11 and […]

District kicks off free summer meal program

PALM BEACH COUNTY — School’s out for the summer, but students are still hungry, and the School District’s School Food Service Department is offering free meals for all children in Palm Beach County. Schools across the District will be serving free, nutritionally balanced breakfasts and lunches to children through the age of 18 at school […]

Crime Stoppers is searching for Daisy Marie Vandeusen

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Daisy Marie Vandeusen, 28, white, female, 5 feet 2 inches tall, 150 pounds, brown hair, brown eyes and she has a tattoo on her abdomen. Her last known address was on 9th Street in Belle Glade. Vandeusen is wanted on […]

Pioneer Park Aquatic Center opening for summer season June 2

BELLE GLADE — Pioneer Park Aquatic Center, located in Glades Pioneer Park in Belle Glade, will open for the 2018 summer season on Saturday, June 2 at 10  a.m. To kick off the summer, admission will be FREE from Saturday, June 2 through Friday, June 15. Pioneer Park Aquatic Center features two waterslides and a […]

Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday is June 1-7

The 2018 Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday, passed by the Florida Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott, begins Friday, June 1, and extends through Thursday, June 7, 2018. During this sales tax holiday period, qualifying items related to disaster preparedness are exempt from sales tax. However, the sales tax holiday does not […]