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The Palm Beach Post
Man breaking into gas station through vent gets stuck, diesMoe Hoq came to open a Marathon gas station in Riviera Beach early Tuesday morn
Man breaking into gas station through vent gets stuck, dies
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 hours ago
Moe Hoq came to open a Marathon gas station in Riviera Beach early Tuesday morning expecting his normal routine of turning off the alarm and putting on a pot of coffee. But an unusual blinking red light — the fire alarm — caught his attention. When... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Police: suspected burglar dies after getting stuck in ventA man police suspect was trying to burglarize a South Florida gas station died
Police: suspected burglar dies after getting stuck in vent
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
A man police suspect was trying to burglarize a South Florida gas station died after getting stuck in a rooftop vent. Riviera Beach police spokeswoman Ruth Ann Brown said a gas station employee saw the man's legs dangling from the vent early Tuesday... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
2 severely injured in West Palm Beach shootingWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Two men were rushed to the hospital with severe injurie
2 severely injured in West Palm Beach shooting
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 20 hours ago
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Two men were rushed to the hospital with severe injuries Monday night after a shooting in West Palm Beach, according to West Palm Beach Police Department spokesperson Lori Colombino. Investigators said the incident happened... Read more
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NBC Miami
Suspected Burglar Dies After Getting Stuck in VentA man police suspect was trying to burglarize a South Florida gas station died
Suspected Burglar Dies After Getting Stuck in Vent
NBC Miami / Posted 20 hours ago
A man police suspect was trying to burglarize a South Florida gas station died after getting stuck in a rooftop vent. Riviera Beach police spokeswoman Ruth Ann Brown said a gas station employee saw the man's legs dangling from the vent early Tuesday... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
West Palm Beach shooting victims remain in hospitalTwo people shot Monday night in West Palm Beach remain hospitalized, according
West Palm Beach shooting victims remain in hospital
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 21 hours ago
Two people shot Monday night in West Palm Beach remain hospitalized, according to West Palm Beach police spokeswoman Lori Colombino. The victims have been identified as Alphonso Davis, 19, and Antonio Fells, 20. A third uninjured victim has been... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
suspected burglar dies after getting stuck in ventRIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A man police suspect was trying to burglarize a Sout
suspected burglar dies after getting stuck in vent
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 22 hours ago
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A man police suspect was trying to burglarize a South Florida gas station died after getting stuck in a rooftop vent. Riviera Beach police spokeswoman Ruth Ann Brown said a gas station employee saw the man's legs dangling... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Florida police: Suspected burglar dies after getting stuck in ventRIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - A man police suspect was trying to burglarize a South Flo
Florida police: Suspected burglar dies after getting stuck in vent
Naples Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - A man police suspect was trying to burglarize a South Florida gas station died after getting stuck in a rooftop vent. Riviera Beach police spokeswoman Ruth Ann Brown said a gas station employee saw the man's legs dangling from... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
suspected burglar dies after getting stuck in ventRIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A man police suspect was trying to burglarize a Sout
suspected burglar dies after getting stuck in vent
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 22 hours ago
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A man police suspect was trying to burglarize a South Florida gas station died after getting stuck in a rooftop vent. Riviera Beach police spokeswoman Ruth Ann Brown said a gas station employee saw the man's legs dangling... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Riviera Beach burglar dies after getting stuck in gas station ventRIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - Riviera Beach police said a man died Tuesday morning whil
Riviera Beach burglar dies after getting stuck in gas station vent
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 23 hours ago
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - Riviera Beach police said a man died Tuesday morning while trying to burglarize a gas station by climbing through a vent. The incident occurred at a Marathon located at 1201 North Broadway in Riviera Beach. Police said an... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Man's body found at Riviera Beach gas stationA man's body was removed Tuesday morning from a Marathon gas station located at
Man's body found at Riviera Beach gas station
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted yesterday
A man's body was removed Tuesday morning from a Marathon gas station located at 1201 North Broadway in Riviera Beach. Stay with WFLX.com for more details. Copyright 2015 WFLX FOX. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast,... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
2 severely injured in West Palm Beach shootingWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Two men were rushed to the hospital with severe injurie
2 severely injured in West Palm Beach shooting
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted yesterday
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Two men were rushed to the hospital with severe injuries Monday night after a shooting in West Palm Beach, according to West Palm Beach Police Department spokesperson Lori Colombino. Investigators said the incident happened... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
2 people injured in West Palm Beach shooting; suspect in custodyWest Palm Beach officers responding to a report of shots fired on 21st Street a
2 people injured in West Palm Beach shooting; suspect in custody
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
West Palm Beach officers responding to a report of shots fired on 21st Street and AE Isaacs Avenue tonight found two victims, then chased the suspected shooter into Riviera Beach, where he was apprehended, according to police. The victims were... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Two people shot in West Palm BeachPolice were alerted to a West Palm Beach neighborhood after a police officer in
Two people shot in West Palm Beach
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted yesterday
Police were alerted to a West Palm Beach neighborhood after a police officer in the area heard gunshots. Police arrived at 21st Street and A.E. Isaacs Avenue around 8:45 Monday night. They found two people suffering from gunshot wounds. Police... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Erika's remnants pass don't disrupt Sunday plans; schools to openAfter days of watching and cautiously preparing for a storm that broke apart, r
Erika's remnants pass don't disrupt Sunday plans; schools to open
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
After days of watching and cautiously preparing for a storm that broke apart, residents across Palm Beach County spent a fairly normal, if not occasionally rainy, Sunday. Remnants of Erika moved across South Florida, with periods of strong showers,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
PBSO ID man fatally shot Friday in Lake Park, fifth homicide...The man who became Palm Beach County’s fifth homicide in a week after he was fa
PBSO ID man fatally shot Friday in Lake Park, fifth homicide...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
The man who became Palm Beach County’s fifth homicide in a week after he was fatally shot Friday evening in Lake Park was identified Saturday by the sheriff’s office. Tremayne Hatcher, 33, of Riviera Beach, was fatally shot just before 5:30 p.m.... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Heavy rain, flooding affect areaParts of Palm Beach County are under a flood advisory until 4 p.m. Up to two i
Heavy rain, flooding affect area
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 4 days ago
Parts of Palm Beach County are under a flood advisory until 4 p.m. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen, according to the National Weather Service Among the locations that will experience flooding are West Palm Beach, Jupiter, Palm Beach... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Pasadena: Hancock's Resolution commemorates War of 1812 attackBritish troops attack Washington, D.C. on Aug. 24, 1814 in yet another battle f
Pasadena: Hancock's Resolution commemorates War of 1812 attack
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
British troops attack Washington, D.C. on Aug. 24, 1814 in yet another battle fought during the War of 1812. Miles away, another unexpected strike by the Royal Navy was underway on Bodkin Creek, in Pasadena. British records show the weather was warm... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Delray Beach Police: Community helped us solve murderDelray Beach Police are crediting community cooperation for helping them arrest
Delray Beach Police: Community helped us solve murder
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
Delray Beach Police are crediting community cooperation for helping them arrest a 29-year-old man in the shooting death Saturday of Jamar Gammage. Dion Antonio Graham is facing charges of first-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Local boat captain says derelict boats and barges could cause a mess if Erika blows throughRIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - There are times when the Intracoastal is part graveyard,
Local boat captain says derelict boats and barges could cause a mess if Erika blows through
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 5 days ago
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - There are times when the Intracoastal is part graveyard, part ghost town. It's a troubling thought as Erika approaches, says Chris Anders with the Palm Beach Boat Club. One problem, he says, is Florida has had a lot of people... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Palm Beach County schools change hundreds of bus routesPalm Beach County’s public schools will unveil hundreds of redesigned bus route
Palm Beach County schools change hundreds of bus routes
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
Palm Beach County’s public schools will unveil hundreds of redesigned bus routes this morning in an effort to fix a week-and-a-half of widespread problems that have left thousands of students stranded at stops and campuses. The changes, which will... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Palm Beach County schools change hundreds of bus routesPalm Beach County’s public schools will unveil hundreds of redesigned bus route
Palm Beach County schools change hundreds of bus routes
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
Palm Beach County’s public schools will unveil hundreds of redesigned bus routes Thursday morning in an effort to fix a week and a half of widespread problems that have left thousands of students stranded at stops and campuses. The changes, which... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Marina, boat owners wasting no time preparing for ErikaBoat owners and marina operators along the Palm Beach County coast are wasting
Marina, boat owners wasting no time preparing for Erika
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
Boat owners and marina operators along the Palm Beach County coast are wasting no time preparing for a possible South Florida landfall by Tropical Storm Erika. “I’d rather be ahead of the game and it fizzles out than wait until the last minute. It’s... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Letters: Credit West Palm for banning ‘the box’Credit West Palm for banning ‘the box’ I give The Post Editorial Board kudos f
Letters: Credit West Palm for banning ‘the box’
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
Credit West Palm for banning ‘the box’ I give The Post Editorial Board kudos for the Saturday editorial, “Give ex-felons a ‘fair chance’ for decent jobs.” West Palm Beach removed the box on city applications (excluding the police and fire... Read more
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Key West Citizen
FKCC opens campus to mark 50th anniversaryFlorida Keys Community College welcomed its new students to campus on Monday fo
FKCC opens campus to mark 50th anniversary
Key West Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
Florida Keys Community College welcomed its new students to campus on Monday for move-in day and orientation. When classes start on Wednesday, it will mark the 50th anniversary for the college, which opened its doors in 1965 at the former Douglass... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Hotels issue last-minute summer dealsPalm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa is offering a Kick Start Y
Hotels issue last-minute summer deals
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 days ago
Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa is offering a Kick Start Your Shop package, which provides overnight accommodations with rates starting at $254 per night. The package also includes: Valet parking at the nearby Gardens... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Small plane makes emergency landing on Singer Island BeachRiviera Beach Police have identified the pilot and passenger of a single-engine
Small plane makes emergency landing on Singer Island Beach
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 8 days ago
Riviera Beach Police have identified the pilot and passenger of a single-engine Cessna 172 that made a hard landing on Singer Island Saturday evening as Jamie Barker and Gina Mason. The emergency landing occurred on the beach near 5200 North Ocean... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Palm Beach County school officials hope buses run more smoothly as week two beginsRIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - After the first week of school was filled with bus issues
Palm Beach County school officials hope buses run more smoothly as week two begins
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 9 days ago
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - After the first week of school was filled with bus issues in Palm Beach County, transportation officials are hoping week two runs more smoothly. Transportation planners met over the weekend to adjust bus routes that were... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
UPDATE: Pilot says plane stalled before crash-landing12:15 p.m. Residents of Singer Island woke up to an unusual site on the beach:
UPDATE: Pilot says plane stalled before crash-landing
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
12:15 p.m. Residents of Singer Island woke up to an unusual site on the beach: A single-engine airplane parked, nose down, on the sand. Plans for removing the plane from the beach are unknown at this time. The Cessna 172 landed there last night... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida travel deals, festivals and a rodeo in AugustRodeo aficionados won’t want to miss this year’s Bulls on the Beach, Sept. 11-1
Florida travel deals, festivals and a rodeo in August
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
Rodeo aficionados won’t want to miss this year’s Bulls on the Beach, Sept. 11-13, in Perdido Key. The Flora-Bama lounge will host three nights of beach events, including bull riding and a Sammy Kershaw concert. Sept. 12’s rock-and-roll rodeo will... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Pilot, passenger walk away from emergency landing on beachA small plane experiencing engine trouble was able to pull off a "miracle" land
Pilot, passenger walk away from emergency landing on beach
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
A small plane experiencing engine trouble was able to pull off a "miracle" landing – without injuries and minimal aircraft damage—on the beach at Singer Island Saturday evening, Riviera Beach Fire Rescue officials said. The emergency landing hit... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Plane crashes on Singer Island beach; both passengers OKA small plane crashed on the beach in Singer Island on Saturday night, Riviera
Plane crashes on Singer Island beach; both passengers OK
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
A small plane crashed on the beach in Singer Island on Saturday night, Riviera Beach Fire Rescue said. The plane went down behind the Corniche Condominium building on North Ocean Drive, between Ocean Reef Park and John D. MacArthur Beach State Park,... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Small plane crashes in Riviera BeachA small plane crashed in Riviera Beach Saturday evening. The plane crashed beh
Small plane crashes in Riviera Beach
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 10 days ago
A small plane crashed in Riviera Beach Saturday evening. The plane crashed behind 5200 North Ocean Drive near Singer Island, according to Riviera Beach Fire. Two passengers were reportedly on board, but no injuries have been reported at this... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Police, parents of slain speak out to stop gun violenceAs police officers, a city commissioner and mothers whose sons and daughters ha
Police, parents of slain speak out to stop gun violence
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
As police officers, a city commissioner and mothers whose sons and daughters have been killed spoke out Saturday afternoon about recent violence, three more families said goodbye to their children in separate funerals in West Palm Beach and Riviera... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Riviera crime-scene investigator resigns amid probeA former Riviera Beach police crime-scene technician is the subject of a joint
Riviera crime-scene investigator resigns amid probe
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 11 days ago
A former Riviera Beach police crime-scene technician is the subject of a joint investigation by the department and the State Attorney’s Office, a city police spokeswoman said Friday. The former employee, Claudia Hutchinson, resigned from her... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
No Palm Beach County action needed to rename Old Dixie for ObamaRiviera Beach officials don’t need Palm Beach County approval to rename the sec
No Palm Beach County action needed to rename Old Dixie for Obama
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 11 days ago
Riviera Beach officials don’t need Palm Beach County approval to rename the section of Old Dixie Highway that runs through their city in President Obama’s honor, County Engineer George Webb says. Riviera Beach City Council members voted 4-1... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach mayor: Redistricting impasse may be good for townThe Florida Legislature’s failure to agree on a plan to redistrict the state’s
Palm Beach mayor: Redistricting impasse may be good for town
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
The Florida Legislature’s failure to agree on a plan to redistrict the state’s congressional districts may be good news for Palm Beach, Mayor Gail Coniglio said today. The House and Senate locked horns today, the last day of a special session called... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Riviera Beach police evidence tech resigns after theft allegationsRIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - Sources close to a Riviera Beach police investigation say
Riviera Beach police evidence tech resigns after theft allegations
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 12 days ago
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - Sources close to a Riviera Beach police investigation say an evidence tech is off the job and is accused of stealing large sums of money from the evidence locker. A spokeswoman with Riviera Beach Police Department will only... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Letters: FSU’s Athletic Dept. needs ‘off field’ courseFSU’s Athletic Dept. needs ‘off field’ course I was amazed when I read the st
Letters: FSU’s Athletic Dept. needs ‘off field’ course
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
FSU’s Athletic Dept. needs ‘off field’ course I was amazed when I read the story, “Class to focus on life off field,” in Saturday’s Post, about Florida State University’s new course for athletes. I guess ordering them to stay out of bars wasn’t... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Palm Beach County battleground district changed by HouseThe House made changes to the Senate’s proposed congressional boundaries Thursd
Palm Beach County battleground district changed by House
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
The House made changes to the Senate’s proposed congressional boundaries Thursday that could ripple through one of Palm Beach County’s fiercest political battlegrounds. The House approach takes 4,202 voters in Riviera Beach out of District 18, the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
House rejects Senate redistricting map, proposes new oneTALLAHASSEE — With one day left in a special session to redraw congressional di
House rejects Senate redistricting map, proposes new one
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — With one day left in a special session to redraw congressional district maps, the Florida House and Senate seem as far apart as ever. The House on Thursday received the Senate's redistricting plan but voted instead to largely keep... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
NextEra seeks to build natural gas pipeline in Oklahoma and TexasJuno Beach-based NextEra Energy, Inc. said Thursday it plans to build a 250-mil
NextEra seeks to build natural gas pipeline in Oklahoma and Texas
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
Juno Beach-based NextEra Energy, Inc. said Thursday it plans to build a 250-mile natural gas pipeline in Oklahoma and Texas in its latest venture into the pipeline space. Southern Star Central Corp. and NextEra US Gas Assets, LLC, an indirect,... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Riviera Beach City Council votes to approve change from Old Dixie Hwy to President Barack Obama HwyRIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - A dividing highway in Riviera Beach is becoming historic
Riviera Beach City Council votes to approve change from Old Dixie Hwy to President Barack Obama Hwy
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 13 days ago
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - A dividing highway in Riviera Beach is becoming historic again. A proposal to rename Old Dixie Highway to Barack Obama Highway ultimately passed in Riviera Beach, but not without hitting some speed bumps. "I got a little... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Eighteen officers installed by appeals panels, despite failed background checksBoth Knoxville Police Department detectives assigned to investigate the killing
Eighteen officers installed by appeals panels, despite failed background checks
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Both Knoxville Police Department detectives assigned to investigate the killings of Brittany Eldridge and her unborn baby were hired in spite of failed background checks, city records show. Former KPD investigator Lance Halseth, initially the lead... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Riviera Beach memorabilia sought for permanent exhibitEvery picture tells a story. And in Riviera Beach, those tales are more importa
Riviera Beach memorabilia sought for permanent exhibit
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 13 days ago
Every picture tells a story. And in Riviera Beach, those tales are more important than ever. That’s because the Community Redevelopment Agency is organizing an exhibit replete with photos and other memorabilia that will showcase the city’s history.... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Riviera Beach City Council votes to rename highway for ObamaThere might soon be a place where Barack Obama and Martin Luther King Jr. meet
Riviera Beach City Council votes to rename highway for Obama
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 13 days ago
There might soon be a place where Barack Obama and Martin Luther King Jr. meet — and it won’t be just in the hearts of Americans who revere both men. Riviera Beach City Council members voted 4-1 Wednesday night to rename the section of Old Dixie... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
FPL wants two new nukes at Turkey Point, not more natural gasFlorida Power & Light Co. has invested close to $6 billion in the last six year
FPL wants two new nukes at Turkey Point, not more natural gas
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 13 days ago
Florida Power & Light Co. has invested close to $6 billion in the last six years building four new power plants fueled by clean-burning natural gas, including plants in Riviera Beach and Loxahatchee. But at its Turkey Point plant south of Miami,... Read more
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The Daily Record
Mullan awarded Pasadena shopping center contractMullan Contracting Co. announced this week it has been awarded the contract to
Mullan awarded Pasadena shopping center contract
The Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
Mullan Contracting Co. announced this week it has been awarded the contract to build The Shops at Riviera Beach, a 7,000-square-foot neighborhood shopping center. The center, at 8482 Fort Smallwood Road in Pasadena, will be a brick-and-glass... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Make Your Own Spirits at Fort Lauderdale's South Florida DistillersIn a place where rum drinks are almost an essential part of daily life, it seem
Make Your Own Spirits at Fort Lauderdale's South Florida Distillers
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 14 days ago
In a place where rum drinks are almost an essential part of daily life, it seems only natural that craft distilling has arrived in South Florida. This year, two locally based operations began making craft spirits, including Black Coral Rum in... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Jabari Kemp to be sentenced in Riviera crash that killed 5Jabari Kemp, now 23, will be in his 50s by the time he finishes serving the 30-
Jabari Kemp to be sentenced in Riviera crash that killed 5
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 14 days ago
Jabari Kemp, now 23, will be in his 50s by the time he finishes serving the 30-year prison sentence he received Tuesday for causing the 2013 Riviera Beach crash that killed five people. Circuit Judge John Kastrenakes told Kemp that he would be long... Read more
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NBC Miami
Man Gets 30 Years for Crash That Killed 5A South Florida man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for an Interstate
Man Gets 30 Years for Crash That Killed 5
NBC Miami / Posted 14 days ago
A South Florida man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for an Interstate 95 crash that left five people dead. A Palm Beach County judge on Tuesday gave 23-year-old Jabari Kemp six years for each vehicular homicide conviction and ordered the... Read more
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