RIVIERA BEACH

Latest stories

2d
The Hamilton Journal News
Boy says he was beaten for not winning awardredacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both
Boy says he was beaten for not winning award
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
redacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both of the boy’s eyes, police said. Cross, of Riviera Beach, told police that he disciplined the boy after he got into an altercation at school. But school officials did... Read more
7 related stories
2d
Dayton Daily News
Boy says he was beaten for not winning awardredacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both
Boy says he was beaten for not winning award
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
redacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both of the boy’s eyes, police said. Cross, of Riviera Beach, told police that he disciplined the boy after he got into an altercation at school. But school officials did... Read more
7 related stories
2d
Springfield News-Sun
Boy says he was beaten for not winning awardredacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both
Boy says he was beaten for not winning award
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
redacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both of the boy’s eyes, police said. Cross, of Riviera Beach, told police that he disciplined the boy after he got into an altercation at school. But school officials did... Read more
7 related stories
2d
WSOC-TV Charlotte
Boy says he was beaten for not winning awardredacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both
Boy says he was beaten for not winning award
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
redacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both of the boy’s eyes, police said. Cross, of Riviera Beach, told police that he disciplined the boy after he got into an altercation at school. But school officials did... Read more
7 related stories
2d
ajc.com
Boy says he was beaten for not winning awardredacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both
Boy says he was beaten for not winning award
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
redacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both of the boy’s eyes, police said. Cross, of Riviera Beach, told police that he disciplined the boy after he got into an altercation at school. But school officials did... Read more
7 related stories
2d
The Palm Beach Post
Boy says he was beaten for not winning awardredacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both
Boy says he was beaten for not winning award
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
redacts where the awards ceremony took place. Bruising was visible under both of the boy’s eyes, police said. Cross, of Riviera Beach, told police that he disciplined the boy after he got into an altercation at school. But school officials did... Read more
7 related stories
2d
WPBF Palm Beach
Man strikes boy in face with beltA Riviera Beach man was arrested and charged Thursday with child abuse after an
Man strikes boy in face with belt
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 2 days ago
A Riviera Beach man was arrested and charged Thursday with child abuse after an 8-year-old boy arrived at school with a bruised face. Deshawn Cornelius Cross Sr., 46, told authorities he hit a boy with a belt because he needed “discipline” after... Read more
7 related stories
2d
Orange County Register
How to claim a beach fire pit: Etiquette, rules, and secrets from an expertin short supply. Orange County beaches have been shrinking and, as the sand goe
How to claim a beach fire pit: Etiquette, rules, and secrets from an expert
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
in short supply. Orange County beaches have been shrinking and, as the sand goes, so do the fire rings. The one ring at Riviera Beach in San Clemente State Beach, for example, is gone. Same story at San Onofre, where only five of a dozen fire... Read more
2d
The Palm Beach Post
Riviera police: Boy says he was beaten for not winning awardAn 8-year-old boy told Riviera Beach police that he was beaten in the face with
Riviera police: Boy says he was beaten for not winning award
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
An 8-year-old boy told Riviera Beach police that he was beaten in the face with a belt after he failed to win anything at an awards ceremony, according to an arrest report. Cornelius DeShawn Cross is facing a charge of child abuse and is being held... Read more
7 related stories
2d
Knoxville News Sentinel
Bob Case, local guitarist and former coach, dies72, who died May 19 at Tennova Residential Hospice, will be remembered by many
Bob Case, local guitarist and former coach, dies
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
72, who died May 19 at Tennova Residential Hospice, will be remembered by many with a guitar in his hand. Growing up in Riviera Beach, Fla., he taught himself guitar at age 15 and formed a series of bands, encouraged by his stepfather, who drove... Read more
3d
WFLX FOX 29
Rubio looks into owner of Riviera apartmentsRIVIERA BEACH, Fla. -- Florida Senator Marco Rubio called for two federal agenc
Rubio looks into owner of Riviera apartments
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 3 days ago
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. -- Florida Senator Marco Rubio called for two federal agencies to investigate the owner of an apartment complex in Riviera Beach. Global Ministries Foundation owns the Stonybrook apartment complex, one of several properties in... Read more
3d
WPBF Palm Beach
Fire captain claims police didn’t investigate batterythat Gralin hit first, police concluded Medina was the victim. "The man, hones
Fire captain claims police didn’t investigate battery
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 3 days ago
that Gralin hit first, police concluded Medina was the victim. "The man, honest to God, got what he deserved," said Riviera Beach resident Reginald Smith, who said he saw Gralin strike first. Medina declined to press charges, saying he... Read more
3d
The Palm Beach Post
Riviera Beach to plant flags during Memorial Day celebrationMembers of the public are invited to assist in planting miniature American flag
Riviera Beach to plant flags during Memorial Day celebration
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
Members of the public are invited to assist in planting miniature American flags around the Riviera Beach City Hall complex this morning for the city’s fourth annual Memorial Holiday celebration. The event, hosted by the Mayor’s Office of Veteran... Read more
4d
WJXT Jacksonville
Eureka Gardens tenants say they're again facing eviction-- one for simply asking for a new refrigerator and another for talking to the
Eureka Gardens tenants say they're again facing eviction
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
-- one for simply asking for a new refrigerator and another for talking to the I-TEAM. Dennis also said the mayor of Riviera Beach in south Florida called him Wednesday, asking for help and advice on a troubled GMF property there. Eureka... Read more
4d
The Morning Call
Weis Markets will buy five Mars Super Markets storescenter and laid off 78 workers. Last year, it closed stores in Aberdeen, Bel Ai
Weis Markets will buy five Mars Super Markets stores
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
center and laid off 78 workers. Last year, it closed stores in Aberdeen, Bel Air, Windsor Mill and Anne Arundel County's Riviera Beach. Weis likely chose to buy the chain's best performing stores, said Jeff Metzger, publisher of Columbia-based... Read more
6 related stories
5d
Palm Beach Daily News
Mermaid dive sculpture, reef site planned to go in near Breakerscalled Andrea, is being designed and constructed by sculptor and scuba diver Th
Mermaid dive sculpture, reef site planned to go in near Breakers
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
called Andrea, is being designed and constructed by sculptor and scuba diver Thomas McDonald with help from students at The Riviera Beach Maritime Academy. The mermaid’s face was modeled after McDonald’s friend Andrea Torrente who is battling breast... Read more
5d
Salem News
Roger Wilbur Warrenas a carpenter with the Carpenters Union. He is survived by his father, Roger
Roger Wilbur Warren
Salem News / Posted 5 days ago
as a carpenter with the Carpenters Union. He is survived by his father, Roger D., and stepmother, Evelyn Warren, of Riviera Beach, Fla.; a son, Dakota Warren of New Cumberland, W.Va.; and his girlfriend Jennifer Bass of... Read more
6d
Sun-Sentinel
South Florida ports see mixed results in first half of fiscal 2016cargo was 138,113 TEUs, up from 137,560 TEUs in the 2015 fiscal period, accordi
South Florida ports see mixed results in first half of fiscal 2016
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
cargo was 138,113 TEUs, up from 137,560 TEUs in the 2015 fiscal period, according to officials from the Riviera Beach seaport. Other types of cargo rose 22.78 percent to 1.29 million tons largely due to increases in sugar... Read more
6d
Sun-Sentinel
Percentage of million-dollar homes nearly doubles in Broward, Miami-Dadein Fort Lauderdale, 94 percent; Lauderdale Harbours in Fort Lauderdale, 57 perc
Percentage of million-dollar homes nearly doubles in Broward, Miami-Dade
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
in Fort Lauderdale, 94 percent; Lauderdale Harbours in Fort Lauderdale, 57 percent; Palm Beach Isles on Singer Island in Riviera Beach, 50 percent; and Biscayne Island in Miami Beach, 49 percent. Four cities nationally had so few million-dollar... Read more
9d
The Palm Beach Post
UPDATE: Driver dies following Riviera rollover wreck11:15 a.m. update: The driver involved in the rollover wreck in Riviera Beach t
UPDATE: Driver dies following Riviera rollover wreck
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
11:15 a.m. update: The driver involved in the rollover wreck in Riviera Beach this morning died at a hospital, city police say. The person’s name was not immediately released. Riviera Beach police investigate an early morning wreck that closed... Read more
9d
The Palm Beach Post
One person hospitalized in Riviera Beach rollover wreckseveral techniques, deploying the airbags to lift the car off the patient so he
One person hospitalized in Riviera Beach rollover wreck
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
several techniques, deploying the airbags to lift the car off the patient so he could be transported,” Dawayne Watson of Riviera Beach Fire Rescue told WPTV. The driver was taken to St. Mary’s Medical Center. Westbound Martin Luther Kind Jr.... Read more
9d
The Palm Beach Post
FSA reading results: 3,800 PBC third-graders in danger of failingdrops in the number of students passing the test. Most notably, the pass rate a
FSA reading results: 3,800 PBC third-graders in danger of failing
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
drops in the number of students passing the test. Most notably, the pass rate at Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary in Riviera Beach dropped from 39 percent to 21 percent. In West Palm Beach, Roosevelt Elementary’s passing rate sank to 13... Read more
10d
The Palm Beach Post
Riviera police: Girl, 16, missing since April 18A 16-year-old Riviera Beach girl has gone missing since last month, city police
Riviera police: Girl, 16, missing since April 18
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
A 16-year-old Riviera Beach girl has gone missing since last month, city police said Thursday. Kyrshonda N. Felton has not been since April 18. Her mother reported her missing to city police May 12. Felton is a habitual runaway who has been... Read more
11d
Orlando Sentinel
South Florida's Rapids Water Park continues to evolvepark every day of the week, there's only one name in the water park game in Sou
South Florida's Rapids Water Park continues to evolve
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
park every day of the week, there's only one name in the water park game in South Florida and that's Rapids. Located in Riviera Beach in Palm Beach County, the park takes its monopoly seriously, giving visitors a great mix of rides that can make... Read more
12d
WFLX FOX 29
Riviera Beach council runoff election todayIf you live in Riviera Beach, Tuesday is Election Day. Polls open at 7 a.m. to
Riviera Beach council runoff election today
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 12 days ago
If you live in Riviera Beach, Tuesday is Election Day. Polls open at 7 a.m. to allow residents to choose who should represent them for the District 1 seat on the council. Incumbent Bruce Guyton faces challenger Lynne Hubbard. The two first ran... Read more
16d
Local 10 Miami
Fumigators sentenced to prison for Florida boy's pesticide poisoning9-year-old boy have been sentenced to a year in prison. Grenale Williams, 53,
Fumigators sentenced to prison for Florida boy's pesticide poisoning
Local 10 Miami / Posted 16 days ago
9-year-old boy have been sentenced to a year in prison. Grenale Williams, 53, of South Bay, and Canarie Deon Curry, 40, of Riviera Beach, were sentenced Thursday after pleading guilty to charges in U.S. District Court. Federal pesticide... Read more
16d
The Palm Beach Post
Two headed to prison after home fumigation poisons childhome seriously injured a 9-year-old Palm City boy. Grenale Williams, 53, of So
Two headed to prison after home fumigation poisons child
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 16 days ago
home seriously injured a 9-year-old Palm City boy. Grenale Williams, 53, of South Bay and Canarie Deon Curry, 40, of Riviera Beach received their sentences in U.S. District Court. The company for which they worked, Sunland Pest Control... Read more
18d
Sun-Sentinel
Emily Slosberg set to run for father's seat in 2018of which $70,000 went to repaying part of $112,000 she had loaned to her Senate
Emily Slosberg set to run for father's seat in 2018
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
of which $70,000 went to repaying part of $112,000 she had loaned to her Senate campaign. State Rep. Bobby Powell, D-Riviera Beach, and Jupiter attorney Tony Bennett continue vying for the Democratic nomination in the Senate district. Powell... Read more
18d
WFLX FOX 29
Public sounds off about water issuesTuesday night the people of Riviera Beach showed up for the fourth special publ
Public sounds off about water issues
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 18 days ago
Tuesday night the people of Riviera Beach showed up for the fourth special public meeting in three weeks addressing chronic problems with the city's water. \ It's a story our Contact 5 investigators first broke back on April 21. Since then the... Read more
19d
The Palm Beach Post
Teens stole cars from Jupiter, Greenacres at gunpoinThree Riviera Beach teens allegedly stole an Uber driver’s car in Jupiter and a
Teens stole cars from Jupiter, Greenacres at gunpoin
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 19 days ago
Three Riviera Beach teens allegedly stole an Uber driver’s car in Jupiter and another man’s car near Greenacres at gunpoint in April, then posted a video driving the stolen vehicles on Facebook, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said. Lenardis... Read more
19d
Sun-Sentinel
Palm Beach County Small Business Leader: Bryan Boysaw Sr., Law Office of Bryan Boysaw & Associateslove of books and learning have encouraged Boysaw to focus his charitable work
Palm Beach County Small Business Leader: Bryan Boysaw Sr., Law Office of Bryan Boysaw & Associates
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
love of books and learning have encouraged Boysaw to focus his charitable work on helping educate inner-city children in Riviera Beach and West Palm Beach where he had went to school. "I love nice things, but because of my faith I realize that... Read more
19d
The Palm Beach Post
Riviera council candidates face off in voter fraud trialand a fired campaign manager all lined up Monday to try to convince Palm Beach
Riviera council candidates face off in voter fraud trial
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 19 days ago
and a fired campaign manager all lined up Monday to try to convince Palm Beach County Circuit Judge Gregory Keyser that Riviera Beach City Council candidate Lynne Hubbard engaged in voter fraud in an effort to win a hotly contested race. With... Read more
19d
examiner.com
Palm Beach North: Florida’s Prosperity CoastBeach, Jupiter, Jupiter Inlet Colony, Lake Park, Mangonia Park, North Palm Beac
Palm Beach North: Florida’s Prosperity Coast
examiner.com / Posted 19 days ago
Beach, Jupiter, Jupiter Inlet Colony, Lake Park, Mangonia Park, North Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens, Palm Beach Shores, Riviera Beach, and Tequesta. The corridor also is home to some of South Florida’s top resorts, golf courses, shopping centers... Read more
23d
Baltimore Sun
Date set for Sheriff Ron Bateman's trial in domestic assault caseto the charge, and was unable to comment any further on the case. Police said
Date set for Sheriff Ron Bateman's trial in domestic assault case
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
to the charge, and was unable to comment any further on the case. Police said they responded to Bateman's home in the Riviera Beach neighborhood of Pasadena around 7:30 p.m. Bateman's wife, Elsie, said that he had assaulted her. She told... Read more
23d
The Florida Times-Union
Gardening: Termite season's here and this is what to watch fornative to Brazil and the West Indies that was found in Key West and Miami sever
Gardening: Termite season's here and this is what to watch for
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 23 days ago
native to Brazil and the West Indies that was found in Key West and Miami several years ago. They have now been found in Riviera Beach, 70 miles north of Miami and researches are unsure of how far north they can survive. For more information on... Read more
23d
Baltimore Sun
Schuh touts quality of life improvements in budgetlibrary system's capital budget includes $10.9 million for a new library in Ann
Schuh touts quality of life improvements in budget
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
library system's capital budget includes $10.9 million for a new library in Annapolis and $8.5 million for a new library in Riviera Beach. Schuh's proposed budget also includes an increase of $1 million over the next three years to purchase new... Read more
24d
WFLX FOX 29
Riviera Beach city manager suspendedAfter another marathon session of debate and angry public comment, the Riviera
Riviera Beach city manager suspended
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 24 days ago
After another marathon session of debate and angry public comment, the Riviera Beach city commission unanimously voted to suspend city manager Ruth Jones for 30 days without pay Wednesday night. It's the latest fallout from our FOX 29 Investigation... Read more
24d
WFLX FOX 29
Riviera city manager suspended over water issuesAfter another marathon session of debate and angry public comment, the Riviera
Riviera city manager suspended over water issues
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 24 days ago
After another marathon session of debate and angry public comment, the Riviera Beach city commission unanimously voted to suspend city manager Ruth Jones for 30 days without pay Wednesday night. It's the latest fallout from our Contact 5... Read more
24d
WPBF Palm Beach
Riviera Beach suspends city manager for 30 daysThe Riviera Beach City Council voted unanimously Wednesday night to suspend its
Riviera Beach suspends city manager for 30 days
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 24 days ago
The Riviera Beach City Council voted unanimously Wednesday night to suspend its city manager for 30 days without pay. Council members said city manager Ruth Jones withheld information from them. "I don't know how we can do business and not trust... Read more
24d
The Palm Beach Post
Riviera Beach city manager suspended 30 daysRiviera Beach City Council members voted unanimously Wednesday night to suspend
Riviera Beach city manager suspended 30 days
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 24 days ago
Riviera Beach City Council members voted unanimously Wednesday night to suspend City Manager Ruth Jones for 30 days without pay, citing a neglect of duty by not notifying the council of issues with the city’s water supply in a timely manner. Jones’... Read more
24d
WPBF Palm Beach
Riviera Beach police officer gets probation after confronting disabled Army veteranThe Riviera Beach police officer who was caught on video smacking a man's cellp
Riviera Beach police officer gets probation after confronting disabled Army veteran
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 24 days ago
The Riviera Beach police officer who was caught on video smacking a man's cellphone out of his hand will get probation. Sgt. Garry Wilson was charged with battery and criminal mischief after a confrontation with Isiah James outside a Riviera Beach... Read more
25d
The Palm Beach Post
Riviera Beach woman wins $500,000 in Florida Lottery scratch-offA Riviera Beach woman claimed the top prize in the $500,000 FLAMINGO MULTIPLIER
Riviera Beach woman wins $500,000 in Florida Lottery scratch-off
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 25 days ago
A Riviera Beach woman claimed the top prize in the $500,000 FLAMINGO MULTIPLIER Scratch-Off game from the Florida Lottery. Arvilla Neloms, 67, purchased the winning ticket for the $5 game at a JW Food Stores at 411 Old Dixie Highway in Riviera... Read more
26d
The Palm Beach Post
Charlie Crist’s opponent to seek legislative seatsupporters during a Souls to the Polls, Take Back our Bloc event Saturday, Octo
Charlie Crist’s opponent to seek legislative seat
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 26 days ago
supporters during a Souls to the Polls, Take Back our Bloc event Saturday, October, 25, 2014 at Wells Recreation Center in Riviera Beach. (Damon Higgins / The Palm Beach Post) “Today begins a fresh start in a new race with new opportunities,” Lynn... Read more
4 related stories
26d
The Palm Beach Post
Bruce Guyton v Lynnne Hubbard voting lawsuit set for trialA lawsuit accusing Riviera Beach City Council candidate Lynne Hubbard of voter
Bruce Guyton v Lynnne Hubbard voting lawsuit set for trial
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 26 days ago
A lawsuit accusing Riviera Beach City Council candidate Lynne Hubbard of voter fraud in an election that ended in a tie survived a court challenge on Tuesday, setting the stage for a trial to be held Monday. The story you’re reading is premium... Read more
27d
Sun-Sentinel
Enraged parents lose controlmom after an 11-and-under game in Plantation. A basketball mom punches an assi
Enraged parents lose control
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
mom after an 11-and-under game in Plantation. A basketball mom punches an assistant coach after a middle school game in Riviera Beach. A tennis dad slugs another father during a youth match in Cooper City. Once considered isolated and unusual,... Read more
28d
The Palm Beach Post
Police seeking suspect after Riviera Beach shootingA manhunt was under way in Riviera Beach late Saturday night after police chase
Police seeking suspect after Riviera Beach shooting
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 28 days ago
A manhunt was under way in Riviera Beach late Saturday night after police chased a speeding car from the scene of a shooting. About 9:45 p.m., cops heard gunshots along Congress Avenue north of Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard, a West Palm Beach police... Read more
29d
The Palm Beach Post
Man injured in Riviera Beach shootingA man was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after being sh
Man injured in Riviera Beach shooting
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 29 days ago
A man was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after being shot Friday night, Riviera Beach police report. The shooting happened shortly before 11 p.m. The man told officers that he was standing in the 400 block of West 15th Street... Read more
29d
The Palm Beach Post
2016 NFL Draft: Bucs trade up for FSU kicker Roberto Aguayokind of guy. He can babysit my kids.” Brissett to Pats: Jacoby Brissett’s road
2016 NFL Draft: Bucs trade up for FSU kicker Roberto Aguayo
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 29 days ago
kind of guy. He can babysit my kids.” Brissett to Pats: Jacoby Brissett’s road to the NFL took him from the playgrounds of Riviera Beach to Dwyer High, where he chose football over basketball. He stalled at Florida and became a standout at North... Read more
11 related stories

People in this news