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The Florida Times-Union
LGBT protections stall in Florida Senate committeeTALLAHASSEE | A bill that would bar discrimination in jobs and housing based on
LGBT protections stall in Florida Senate committee
The Florida Times-Union / Posted an hour ago
TALLAHASSEE | A bill that would bar discrimination in jobs and housing based on sexual orientation and gender identity stalled Monday at its first-ever committee hearing in the Florida Legislature, but it is expected to be reconsidered. The Senate... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
POINT OF VIEWRecently, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force tackled an issue that has bee
POINT OF VIEW
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 22 hours ago
Recently, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force tackled an issue that has been taboo for far too long — maternal depression. In its recommendations, the task force noted that it’s especially important to screen pregnant women and new mothers for... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Letters: People lost big with land-use changesPublic safety is a sworn top priority that elected lawmakers are chartered to u
Letters: People lost big with land-use changes
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
Public safety is a sworn top priority that elected lawmakers are chartered to uphold in laws. When these elected officers fail in passing laws that succeed or, even worse, cause harm to their constituents, it’s time to turn opinions into... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
A push to repeal red-light cameras as surprising crash data emergesI've never gotten a red-light camera ticket, because I'm one of those old-schoo
A push to repeal red-light cameras as surprising crash data emerges
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
I've never gotten a red-light camera ticket, because I'm one of those old-school drivers who believes red means stop. I've also learned that yellow means speed up, because the cameras aren't supposed to tag you if any part of your car is in the... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach cultural leaders push for one-cent sales tax hikeCultural Council of Palm Beach County’s list of cultural capital funding reques
Palm Beach cultural leaders push for one-cent sales tax hike
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Cultural Council of Palm Beach County’s list of cultural capital funding requests 1. African American Research Library and Cultural Center $1,000,000 Located in the old Roosevelt High School facility just west of downtown West Palm Beach, this... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Apollo astronaut Edgar Mitchell diesAstronaut Edgar D. Mitchell, who was part of the Apollo 14 space crew that flew
Apollo astronaut Edgar Mitchell dies
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
Astronaut Edgar D. Mitchell, who was part of the Apollo 14 space crew that flew to the moon in 1971, died late Thursday in West Palm Beach, according to his family. Mitchell, 85, lived in suburban Lake Worth and died at a hospice-care center on 45th... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Spring will bring droves of homebuyersGet ready for the annual real estate spring fling. February through June are a
Spring will bring droves of homebuyers
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Get ready for the annual real estate spring fling. February through June are among the busiest months of the year in housing. The holidays are over and the weather's typically terrific, making house-hunting a top priority for South Florida buyers —... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Real Estate Notebook: PetMeds moving to Delray Beach sitePet pharmacist PetMeds is moving its Pompano Beach office and distribution cent
Real Estate Notebook: PetMeds moving to Delray Beach site
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Pet pharmacist PetMeds is moving its Pompano Beach office and distribution center to Delray Beach after paying $18.5 million for the Delray Distribution Center. The two-building complex totaling 185,624 square feet is at 420 and 440 S. Congress Ave.... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Man carjacked while sitting in rental carBoynton Beach police are investigating an armed carjacking that happened just b
Man carjacked while sitting in rental car
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 3 days ago
Boynton Beach police are investigating an armed carjacking that happened just before midnight Thursday. John O'Connor, 60, of Punta Gorda, told police he was sitting in his rental car in the parking lot of the Courtyard by Marriot on North Congress... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Boynton police: Man carjacked outside hotel; three men soughtA Punta Gorda man was carjacked and assaulted Thursday outside a hotel in Boynt
Boynton police: Man carjacked outside hotel; three men sought
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
A Punta Gorda man was carjacked and assaulted Thursday outside a hotel in Boynton Beach, police said. The 60-year-old victim told police he was sitting in his rental car in the parking lot of the Courtyard by Marriott, on Congress Avenue south of... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
BlackBerry to lay off 75 in SunriseBlackBerry, which produces mobile phones geared at executives, plans to lay off
BlackBerry to lay off 75 in Sunrise
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
BlackBerry, which produces mobile phones geared at executives, plans to lay off 75 workers in Sunise this month. BlackBerry Ltd. filed a notification with the state Thursday, saying it would conduct the layoffs between Thursday and Feb. 26. The... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Finding a social weakness, then creating a solutionFriday, February 5, 10:17 AM EST That was especially the case as Lynch labored
Finding a social weakness, then creating a solution
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Friday, February 5, 10:17 AM EST That was especially the case as Lynch labored over college options during high school. �My mother was always there and even researched my scholarship opportunities,� she said. Not everyone�s so fortunate. A social... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
A-10 Hophog Red IPA From Copperpoint Brewing CompanyThis week I'm sweeping through Palm Beach County and hitting up Copperpoint Bre
A-10 Hophog Red IPA From Copperpoint Brewing Company
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 3 days ago
This week I'm sweeping through Palm Beach County and hitting up Copperpoint Brewing Company, nestled in the Brewery District of Boynton Beach, and checking out their A-10 Hophog, a 7% ABV red IPA. As a red India Pale Ale, it's a dutifully... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Crooks targeting vehicles at dog parkPolice in Delray Beach want to remind everyone, if they visit a dog park, a day
Crooks targeting vehicles at dog park
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 4 days ago
Police in Delray Beach want to remind everyone, if they visit a dog park, a day care center, grocery store, gas station or gym, don't leave anything in their vehicle. Spokeswoman Dani Moschella said they continue to see car burglaries at these... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Federal Court in Florida Orders Restitution, a Civil Monetary Penalty, and Permanent Injunction against Robert Tripode for Engaging in Fraud in Connection with ForexFebruary 4, 2016 Washington, DC- The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commissi
Federal Court in Florida Orders Restitution, a Civil Monetary Penalty, and Permanent Injunction against Robert Tripode for Engaging in Fraud in Connection with Forex
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 4 days ago
February 4, 2016 Washington, DC- The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Senator panel moves forward with 'right to try' pot billAfter a lengthy discussion about problems with a 2014 cannabis law, a Senate co
Senator panel moves forward with 'right to try' pot bill
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
After a lengthy discussion about problems with a 2014 cannabis law, a Senate committee Thursday approved a bill that would allow patients with terminal illnesses to have access to medical marijuana. The Senate Fiscal Policy Committee's vote on the... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Plum Gallery to feature warm winter wonders during First Friday Art WalkWarm Winter Wonders is the theme from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Plum Gallery, 1
Plum Gallery to feature warm winter wonders during First Friday Art Walk
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 4 days ago
Warm Winter Wonders is the theme from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Plum Gallery, 10 Aviles St. Here’s a rundown of the artists featured in the exhibit. Capehart enjoys photography, drawing, printmaking and painting, but oil on canvas paintings are her... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
West Palm police: Man who shot woman's ex kidnaps herA man who less than a year ago allegedly shot his girlfriend’s ex-husband has l
West Palm police: Man who shot woman's ex kidnaps her
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
A man who less than a year ago allegedly shot his girlfriend’s ex-husband has landed himself back in jail for forcing the woman into the trunk of his car and holding a gun to her Friday night, West Palm Beach police report. Darwin Rivera-Rosado, 33,... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Savannah State football adds 15 to Class of '16Savannah State football coach Earnest Wilson has an affinity for his new offens
Savannah State football adds 15 to Class of '16
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
Savannah State football coach Earnest Wilson has an affinity for his new offensive lineman Awni Alshafei, who signed with the Tigers on Wednesday, national signing day. Wilson said Alshafei told him his high school football team at Celebration High... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Library author seminars engage writing communityTrends in children’s literature. Revision Strategies. Inspiration. These are t
Library author seminars engage writing community
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
Trends in children’s literature. Revision Strategies. Inspiration. These are the three topics shared by authors and writers who attend the monthly seminars of their craft at Hagen Ranch Road Library in Delray Beach. Presenter Rob Sanders (left)... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
NASA sets its sights on MarsOW THE CITY WILL MAKE THIS HAPPEN AND WHE GREG: UCF HAS HAD A DOWNTOWN PRESENCE
NASA sets its sights on Mars
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
OW THE CITY WILL MAKE THIS HAPPEN AND WHE GREG: UCF HAS HAD A DOWNTOWN PRESENCE IN ORLANDO FOR NEARLY A DECADE, BUT WANTS TO EXPAND, ALONG WITH VALENCIA COLLEGE, TO BUILD A CAMPUS FOR ROUGHLY 7500 STUDENTS. IT WOULD INCLUDE UCF CLASS SPACE ON THE... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
State Football announces 2016 signing classJONESBORO, AR (A-STATE) – Arkansas State head football coach Blake Anderson ann
State Football announces 2016 signing class
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 5 days ago
JONESBORO, AR (A-STATE) – Arkansas State head football coach Blake Anderson announced Wednesday the Red Wolves, who hold four Sun Belt Conference championships over the last five seasons, have signed 27 players from 11 different states as part of... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
State Football Announces 2016 Signing ClassJONESBORO, Ark. (News Release) - Arkansas State head football coach Blake Ander
State Football Announces 2016 Signing Class
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
JONESBORO, Ark. (News Release) - Arkansas State head football coach Blake Anderson announced Wednesday the Red Wolves, who hold four Sun Belt Conference championships over the last five seasons, have signed 27 players from 11 different states as part... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
CFTC Charges Florida-Based Oakmont Financial, Inc. and Joseph Charles DiCrisci with Engaging in Illegal, OffFebruary 3, 2016 -Exchange Precious Metals Transactions Washington, DC – The
CFTC Charges Florida-Based Oakmont Financial, Inc. and Joseph Charles DiCrisci with Engaging in Illegal, Off
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 5 days ago
February 3, 2016 -Exchange Precious Metals Transactions Washington, DC – The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) filed a civil... Read more
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The Times Leader
FLORA GOORMASTICShe was born in Glencoe, OH, on February 19, 1914, to James and Elizabeth Annab
FLORA GOORMASTIC
The Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
She was born in Glencoe, OH, on February 19, 1914, to James and Elizabeth Annabelle (Passmore) Weigle. She has resided in Fort Pierce, FL, for the last 23 years moving there from Ohio. She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Louis... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Olympic Heights High theater students head to Kravis stageOLYMPIC HEIGHTS HIGH Several students from Theatre Troupe #4992 were chosen to
Olympic Heights High theater students head to Kravis stage
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
OLYMPIC HEIGHTS HIGH Several students from Theatre Troupe #4992 were chosen to participate in “Stage Awakenings,” a student-produced evening of dance, music and theater performances scheduled at 7 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Kravis Center. Hailey Weiss,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Wellington gets ready for countywide fitness campaignAs Palm Beach County gears up for Palm Healthcare’s fourth annual “Let’s Move”
Wellington gets ready for countywide fitness campaign
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
As Palm Beach County gears up for Palm Healthcare’s fourth annual “Let’s Move” campaign throughout the month of March, Wellington is planning some events to attempt to move up from its third place finish last year. The campaign, which promotes... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
A lotto money to go around: Powerball tickets sold in South Florida win millionsPrizes that add up to $13 million will be awarded to 12 other Powerball players
A lotto money to go around: Powerball tickets sold in South Florida win millions
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Prizes that add up to $13 million will be awarded to 12 other Powerball players in the Sunshine State. Eight winners bought their $2 tickets from South Florida businesses: In Davie (2); Key West (1); Boca Raton (1); Cutler Bay (1); Miami (2) and... Read more
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PR.com
On the Move Corporation Ends January with Three New Closings on South Florida Convenience Stores/Gas Stations Boynton Beach, FL, February 02, 2016 --(PR.com)-- On the Move Corporation (“O
On the Move Corporation Ends January with Three New Closings on South Florida Convenience Stores/Gas Stations
PR.com / Posted 6 days ago
Boynton Beach, FL, February 02, 2016 --(PR.com)-- On the Move Corporation (“OTM”) announced today that it has closed on three convenience... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Highway Patrol to stop drivers, check for licenses west of...On Tuesday, Florida Highway Patrol troopers will set up a driver license checkp
Highway Patrol to stop drivers, check for licenses west of...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 days ago
On Tuesday, Florida Highway Patrol troopers will set up a driver license checkpoint on Boynton Beach Boulevard at Florida’s Turnpike. Troopers will stop cars in that area and check for valid licenses, FHP reports. Highway patrol has had success... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Legislative bills offer more freedom for athletes to transferTALLAHASSEE | High school athletics in Florida could be in for seismic changes
Legislative bills offer more freedom for athletes to transfer
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
TALLAHASSEE | High school athletics in Florida could be in for seismic changes as legislation dealing with the Florida High School Athletic Association is rapidly moving through the House and Senate. After years of attempts, both chambers are... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Take the challenge to be a ‘BetterU’!American Heart Month is in full swing in Palm Beach County. Knowing that 80 per
Take the challenge to be a ‘BetterU’!
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 days ago
American Heart Month is in full swing in Palm Beach County. Knowing that 80 percent of cardiac events can be prevented with education and lifestyle changes, the American Heart Association and FPL have come together to launch BetterU in Palm Beach... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Cool News for A-FibCool news is good news when it comes to atrial fibrillation. Cryoablation, a ne
Cool News for A-Fib
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 days ago
Cool news is good news when it comes to atrial fibrillation. Cryoablation, a new minimally invasive procedure, gives a “chilling” twist to traditional treatments, with several advantages for patients and doctors. Atrial fibrillation, also called... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Body of man found in Fort Lauderdale waterway Argument over parking spot leads to fatal shooting in Miami, police say Carb
Body of man found in Fort Lauderdale waterway
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
Argument over parking spot leads to fatal shooting in Miami, police say Carbon monoxide sends 11 people in Doral to hospital Friend says man killed in apparent home invasion died defending... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Why Iowa? Importance of state in presidential raceArgument over parking spot leads to fatal shooting in Miami, police say Carbon
Why Iowa? Importance of state in presidential race
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
Argument over parking spot leads to fatal shooting in Miami, police say Carbon monoxide sends 11 people in Doral to hospital Friend says man killed in apparent home invasion died defending family Drunken driver accused of striking 7 cars arrested,... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Presidential candidates make last push ahead of Iowa caucusArgument over parking spot leads to fatal shooting in Miami, police say Carbon
Presidential candidates make last push ahead of Iowa caucus
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
Argument over parking spot leads to fatal shooting in Miami, police say Carbon monoxide sends 12 people in Doral to hospital Friend says man killed in apparent home invasion died defending family Drunken driver accused of striking 7 cars arrested,... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Drunken driver accused of striking 7 cars arrested, Boynton Beach police sayBOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - A man accused of driving under the influence and striking
Drunken driver accused of striking 7 cars arrested, Boynton Beach police say
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - A man accused of driving under the influence and striking multiple cars has been arrested, Boynton Beach police said. James Dean Martin, 47, of Delray Beach, has been charged with driving under the influence and driving with a... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Boynton police: Driver plows truck into cars; DUI suspectedA 47-year-old Delray Beach man was in police custody Saturday evening after inv
Boynton police: Driver plows truck into cars; DUI suspected
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
A 47-year-old Delray Beach man was in police custody Saturday evening after investigators say he was driving drunk when he plowed through at least seven cars stopped at a red light on Congress Avenue. James Dean Martin has been charged with driving... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Cancer survivors celebrate, note shifts in careFor cancer survivors at the 25th annual Race for the Cure on Saturday, the goal
Cancer survivors celebrate, note shifts in care
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
For cancer survivors at the 25th annual Race for the Cure on Saturday, the goal wasn’t just about crossing the finish line. It was getting as far as possible from the stage at the Meyer Amphitheatre — the venue for the post-race survivor... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
4-vehicle crash kills 2, injures 7 in Delray BeachDELRAY BEACH — A four-vehicle crash has left two men dead and seven people inju
4-vehicle crash kills 2, injures 7 in Delray Beach
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
DELRAY BEACH — A four-vehicle crash has left two men dead and seven people injured in Palm Beach County. According to a sheriff’s office report, the crash killed a pedestrian and the driver of one car involved in the crash late Friday near Delray... Read more
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NBC Miami
4-vehicle Crash Kills 2, Injures 7 in Palm Beach CountyAccording to a sheriff's office report, the crash killed a pedestrian and the d
4-vehicle Crash Kills 2, Injures 7 in Palm Beach County
NBC Miami / Posted 9 days ago
According to a sheriff's office report, the crash killed a pedestrian and the driver of one car involved in the crash late Friday near Delray Beach. The crash killed 72-year-old driver Alan J. Ziperstein of Delray Beach and 52-year-old pedestrian... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Fla. Legislature could pave way for high school free agencyTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - High school athletics in Florida could be in for seism
Fla. Legislature could pave way for high school free agency
Naples Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - High school athletics in Florida could be in for seismic changes as legislation dealing with the Florida High School Athletic Association is rapidly moving through the House and Senate. After years of attempts, both chambers... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Rockettes in South Florida: Still kicking after all these yearsOnce a Rockette, always a Rockette. That came through loud and clear when seve
Rockettes in South Florida: Still kicking after all these years
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Once a Rockette, always a Rockette. That came through loud and clear when seven former members of what is probably the best-known precision dance group in the nation reminisced over lunch at a downtown Fort Lauderdale restaurant earlier this... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Two dead, seven injured in suburban Delray wreckTwo men – the driver of a car and a pedestrian – died late Friday following a f
Two dead, seven injured in suburban Delray wreck
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
Two men – the driver of a car and a pedestrian – died late Friday following a four vehicle crash west of the city, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said. The driver, Alan J. Ziperstein, 72, of suburban Delray Beach was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Thousands of homes coming to rural Palm Beach CountySome 10,000 homes — many selling for $1 million or more — soon could stand in a
Thousands of homes coming to rural Palm Beach County
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
Some 10,000 homes — many selling for $1 million or more — soon could stand in a vast stretch of once-rural Palm Beach County. About 7,000 of those have already been built, and the rest are in the pipeline on the 21,000 acres known as the... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Boynton Beach woman celebrates 105th birthdayNot many people can say they were around when eggs were 14 cents a dozen and co
Boynton Beach woman celebrates 105th birthday
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 10 days ago
Not many people can say they were around when eggs were 14 cents a dozen and coffee was 15 cents a pound, but a Boynton Beach woman, Bessie Walk, can. Walk turned 105 years old on Friday. Friends and family celebrated her birthday with her at the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Damage from possible tornado in Delray Beach being investigatedForecasters said they are getting reports from Delray Beach and Boynton Beach a
Damage from possible tornado in Delray Beach being investigated
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Forecasters said they are getting reports from Delray Beach and Boynton Beach about damage consistent with a tornado, but are still gathering information to confirm one touched down. Delray Beach Fire Rescue officials said they were also getting... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Boynton Beach K-9 officer, Daxxx, retires after 3 years of serviceA K-9 officer of the Boynton Beach Police Department has retired after a three-
Boynton Beach K-9 officer, Daxxx, retires after 3 years of service
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 11 days ago
A K-9 officer of the Boynton Beach Police Department has retired after a three-year career apprehending criminals and keeping the public safe. The 5-year-old German Shepherd, Daxxx, served as Officer Joseph Crowder's loyal partner. Daxxx has... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
New York murder suspect arrested in Boynton BeachBOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - A fugitive wanted on a murder charge in New York has been
New York murder suspect arrested in Boynton Beach
Local 10 Miami / Posted 11 days ago
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - A fugitive wanted on a murder charge in New York has been arrested in South Florida. Freddie Salgado, 30, was arrested Wednesday after a traffic stop on Northeast 12th Avenue in Boynton Beach. Boynton Beach police said Salgado... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Damage from weather in Delray Beach being investigatedForecasters said they are getting reports from Delray Beach and Boynton Beach a
Damage from weather in Delray Beach being investigated
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Forecasters said they are getting reports from Delray Beach and Boynton Beach about damage consistent with a tornado, but are still gathering information to confirm one touched down. Delray Beach Fire Rescue officials said they were also getting... Read more
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