Crime Stoppers is searching for Noelcius Pasteur

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County needs your help in locating Noelcius Pasteur, 41, black, male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 180 pounds, black hair, and brown eyes. His last known address was on S.W. Avenue B in Belle Glade. He is wanted on a warrant for leaving the scene of […]

PMHS music teacher wins Palm Beach Symphony 2018 Instrumental Music Teacher of the Year award

PAHOKEE — Pahokee Middle High School music teacher, Alain Goindoo, won the Palm Beach Symphony 2018 Instrumental Music Teacher of the Year Award for Palm Beach County. Mr. Goindoo built the program from zero to 74 students in the first year and now to 90 students in the second year. He created a band program at […]

WCSC upcoming events and offers free oral services to seniors

BELLE GLADE — The West County Senior Center is offering FREE Oral health examination and oral cancer screening services at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday for seniors 60 and older. Preventative dental services: • Oral hygiene instructions • Oral prophylaxis • Fluoride varnish applications • Silver diamine fluoride application. Denture adjustment services: • Denture […]

Hunter safety courses offered in Palm Beach County

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering free hunter safety courses in Palm Beach County. All firearms, ammunition and materials are provided free of charge. Students should bring a pen or pencil and paper. An adult must accompany children younger than 16 at all times. Anyone born on or after June 1, […]

Bowhunting course offered in Palm Beach County

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a free bowhunting course in Palm Beach County. All classroom materials are provided free of charge. Students should bring a pen or pencil, paper and all bowhunting equipment they have. An adult must accompany children younger than 16 at all times. Anyone born on or […]

Belle Glade Branch Library Happenings

• Thursday, Sept. 6, at 3:30 p.m.: Pop Up! Arts & Crafts features a fun new craft that all children can enjoy! All ages. (60 minutes) • Friday, Sept. 7, at 10:30 a.m.: Browsers – Basic (hands-on) – Learn the basics of using the Microsoft Internet Explorer browser. Some computer experience is necessary. (60 minutes […]

School District partners with NYU

WEST PALM BEACH — The Palm Beach County School District is partnering with New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development to collaboratively prepare new teachers through an innovative teacher education program. Now in its fourth year, NYU Steinhardt’s teacher residency enables students to earn graduate degrees by combining technology-enhanced coursework with […]

Senior Center offers free dental services Aug. 23

BELLE GLADE — The West County Senior Center is offering FREE Oral health examination and oral cancer screening services on Thursday, Aug. 23 to seniors 60  and older. Preventative dental services: • Oral hygiene instructions • Oral prophylaxis • Fluoride varnish applications • Silver diamine fluoride application. Denture adjustment services: • Denture repair • Denture […]

Back to School website for new school year

WEST PALM BEACH — School begins on Monday, Aug. 13, and now is the time to begin preparations for the return to the classroom. The School District of Palm Beach County has created a Back to School website with everything families need to get ready to return to district schools. PalmBeachSchools.org/BacktoSchool is a one-stop shop […]

Section of Congress Avenue North of Okeechobee Boulevard to Close for 2 months

WEST PALM BEACH — Congress Avenue in West Palm Beach will be closed from Okeechobee Boulevard north to Ware Drive (approximately one-tenth mile), beginning Tuesday, June 5, through Sunday, August 5, for bridge removal and culvert installation at the F Canal. Traffic will be detoured using Okeechobee Boulevard and Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard.