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Where baseball goes beyond and inspires: Tryouts for team of amputees
 The catcher, Ryan McIntosh, squats behind home plate on one leg; he lost the other one when he stepped on a land mine in Afghanistan. Leonard Anderson, an outfielder who lost his left hand and part of his right in an explosion in Afghanistan, uses a special glove — a lacrosse net fashioned to a prosthesis on his left elbow. Another...

Posted: 13 days ago

The catcher, Ryan McIntosh, squats behind home plate on one leg; he lost the other one when he stepped on a land mine in Afghanistan. Leonard Anderson, an outfielder who lost his left hand and part of his right in an explosion in Afghanistan, uses a special glove — a lacrosse net fashioned to a prosthesis on his left elbow. Another...
Dinosaur-wearing pranksters crash NBC location shoot in downtown West Palm Beach
 “Live from the Meyer Amphitheatre” turned into “Live from Jurassic Park” when some friends with a sense of humor and a few spare dinosaur costumes pulled off a photo bomb for the ages on national television. With President Donald Trump in town, NBC White House correspondent Hallie Jackson has been doing...

Posted: 20 days ago

“Live from the Meyer Amphitheatre” turned into “Live from Jurassic Park” when some friends with a sense of humor and a few spare dinosaur costumes pulled off a photo bomb for the ages on national television. With President Donald Trump in town, NBC White House correspondent Hallie Jackson has been doing...
CSX railroad chief Hunter Harrison dies
 Hunter Harrison, the president and CEO of railroad giant CSX, died Saturday in Florida. He was 73. CSX confirmed Harrison’s death in a statement, saying it was caused by “unexpectedly severe complications” from a recent illness. His death comes only a couple of days after the company announced he was taking an unplanned...

9:55 AM Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017

Hunter Harrison, the president and CEO of railroad giant CSX, died Saturday in Florida. He was 73. CSX confirmed Harrison’s death in a statement, saying it was caused by “unexpectedly severe complications” from a recent illness. His death comes only a couple of days after the company announced he was taking an unplanned...
Hunter Harrison, CSX railroad chief, dies in Wellington
 Hunter Harrison, the president and CEO of railroad giant CSX, died Saturday in Wellington. He was 73. CSX confirmed Harrison’s death in a statement, saying it was caused by “unexpectedly severe complications” from a recent illness. His death comes only a couple days after the company announced he was taking an unplanned...

2:50 AM Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017

Hunter Harrison, the president and CEO of railroad giant CSX, died Saturday in Wellington. He was 73. CSX confirmed Harrison’s death in a statement, saying it was caused by “unexpectedly severe complications” from a recent illness. His death comes only a couple days after the company announced he was taking an unplanned...
NEW: Tempers flare at Flagler Shore meeting in West Palm
 Tempers flared Saturday at a public meeting about the city’s controversial Flagler Shore project, as angry opponents lambasted city officials for closing off two lanes of Flagler Drive since October for pedestrians and bikes. Most people behaved politely during the two-hour event, which was held on one block of Flagler Shore...

12:53 AM Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017

Tempers flared Saturday at a public meeting about the city’s controversial Flagler Shore project, as angry opponents lambasted city officials for closing off two lanes of Flagler Drive since October for pedestrians and bikes. Most people behaved politely during the two-hour event, which was held on one block of Flagler Shore...
‘I am not a liar,’ local Trump accuser tells national talk show
 A Palm Springs woman who last year accused President Donald Trump of sexual misconduct in 2003 shared her story again today on a national television show and called for an ethics investigation into similar allegations against Trump by 15 other women. “He can’t get away with this,” Melinda McGillivray said on NBC&rsquo...

8:47 PM Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017

A Palm Springs woman who last year accused President Donald Trump of sexual misconduct in 2003 shared her story again today on a national television show and called for an ethics investigation into similar allegations against Trump by 15 other women. “He can’t get away with this,” Melinda McGillivray said on NBC&rsquo...
John Lennon to be celebrated Friday at Lake Worth music festival
 The music and spirit of John Lennon will be celebrated at a festival in suburban Lake Worth on Friday, the 37th anniversary of the musician’s death. Imaginefest, at the Sons & Daughters Farm and Winery, is being hosted by Ocean Ridge music promoter Daniel Hartwell, co-author of a self-published book called “Saint...

3:31 PM Wednesday, Dec. 06, 2017

The music and spirit of John Lennon will be celebrated at a festival in suburban Lake Worth on Friday, the 37th anniversary of the musician’s death. Imaginefest, at the Sons & Daughters Farm and Winery, is being hosted by Ocean Ridge music promoter Daniel Hartwell, co-author of a self-published book called “Saint...
New city park taking shape at Ballpark of the Palm Beaches
 A new city park at The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches is expected to open during spring training — about a year late. The 12-acre park will be called Lincoln Park, a tribute to a now-defunct Negro Leagues field in the north end of the city that in the 1940 and ’50s hosted Jackie Robinson, Josh Gibson and other stars. The...

3:57 PM Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017

A new city park at The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches is expected to open during spring training — about a year late. The 12-acre park will be called Lincoln Park, a tribute to a now-defunct Negro Leagues field in the north end of the city that in the 1940 and ’50s hosted Jackie Robinson, Josh Gibson and other stars. The...
As teams and contractor clash, work still not done at new ballpark
 When players and staff for the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals first arrived at The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches in February, they were asked to be patient: Their new $152 million shared spring training complex in West Palm Beach wasn’t quite finished. What they may not have known was that a lot of the work hadn&rsquo...

3:25 PM Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017

When players and staff for the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals first arrived at The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches in February, they were asked to be patient: Their new $152 million shared spring training complex in West Palm Beach wasn’t quite finished. What they may not have known was that a lot of the work hadn&rsquo...
Tempers flare at animal clinic in power struggle after founder’s death
 The armed police officer standing guard in the lobby of Paws 2 Help’s animal clinic Monday wasn’t there to control unruly dogs and cats. He was there to keep the peace among the loudest barkers in the room — a group wrestling for control of the popular nonprofit clinic just eight days after the death of its founder...

2:40 PM Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017

The armed police officer standing guard in the lobby of Paws 2 Help’s animal clinic Monday wasn’t there to control unruly dogs and cats. He was there to keep the peace among the loudest barkers in the room — a group wrestling for control of the popular nonprofit clinic just eight days after the death of its founder...
Millions in unpaid bills face contractors at Astros/Nationals ballpark
 When the Houston Astros clinched their first baseball championship on Nov. 1, it was supposed to be a source of pride for the roster of local companies that helped build The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches, the team’s $152 million spring training complex that opened in February. Instead, it was met with indifference and...

7:36 PM Friday, Nov. 10, 2017

When the Houston Astros clinched their first baseball championship on Nov. 1, it was supposed to be a source of pride for the roster of local companies that helped build The Ballpark of the Palm Beaches, the team’s $152 million spring training complex that opened in February. Instead, it was met with indifference and...
Suspension of Greek life at FSU — too much or too little?
 Greek life never interested Carl Domino when he attended Florida State University in the 1960s. “I wasn’t the fraternity type,” the former Republican state representative said. But even Domino was surprised when FSU President John Thrasher decided this week to indefinitely suspend all 54 fraternities and sororities after...

6:14 PM Thursday, Nov. 09, 2017

Greek life never interested Carl Domino when he attended Florida State University in the 1960s. “I wasn’t the fraternity type,” the former Republican state representative said. But even Domino was surprised when FSU President John Thrasher decided this week to indefinitely suspend all 54 fraternities and sororities after...
Houston Astros World Series trophy coming soon to Palm Beach County
 The Houston Astros’ World Series trophy is coming to Palm Beach County, possibly as early as next month. The Astros, who clinched their first championship last week, are working with the Palm Beach County Sports Commission on dates to share the trophy with residents in their spring training community. “We want to share this with...

10:56 PM Tuesday, Nov. 07, 2017

The Houston Astros’ World Series trophy is coming to Palm Beach County, possibly as early as next month. The Astros, who clinched their first championship last week, are working with the Palm Beach County Sports Commission on dates to share the trophy with residents in their spring training community. “We want to share this with...
Astros owner: Palm Beach County deserves some credit for championship
 The Houston Astros are gearing up for a spring training marketing campaign around the franchises’ latest milestone – its first ever World Series championship since the team joined the major leagues in 1962. Details are still being worked out but one possibility calls for displaying the team’s World Series trophy for a limited...

8:38 PM Thursday, Nov. 02, 2017

The Houston Astros are gearing up for a spring training marketing campaign around the franchises’ latest milestone – its first ever World Series championship since the team joined the major leagues in 1962. Details are still being worked out but one possibility calls for displaying the team’s World Series trophy for a limited...
TREASURE MIRED IN DISTRUST
 * Treasure from the San Miguel de Archangel has trickled over centuries from Spanish settlers in the New World to state archivists in Tallahassee, bankers in South America and Switzerland, a Cadillac dealer in West Palm Beach, a sandwich-maker in Juno Beach, a dentist in Jupiter, even a poker player in Brooklyn.  But the bulk of the...

4:00 AM Friday, Oct. 27, 2017

* Treasure from the San Miguel de Archangel has trickled over centuries from Spanish settlers in the New World to state archivists in Tallahassee, bankers in South America and Switzerland, a Cadillac dealer in West Palm Beach, a sandwich-maker in Juno Beach, a dentist in Jupiter, even a poker player in Brooklyn.  But the bulk of the...
Local Trump accuser sees ‘no justice’ after Weinstein fall
 Mindy McGillivray gets it: She’s a “normie,’’ a “simple” Palm Springs mother who likes to dine at Howley’s and dote on her teenage daughter. She’s never been in the movies. She’s not a household name like Angelina Jolie and Gwyneth Paltrow. Still, McGillivray said, the Harvey...

3:04 PM Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017

Mindy McGillivray gets it: She’s a “normie,’’ a “simple” Palm Springs mother who likes to dine at Howley’s and dote on her teenage daughter. She’s never been in the movies. She’s not a household name like Angelina Jolie and Gwyneth Paltrow. Still, McGillivray said, the Harvey...
Barge hits Palmetto Park Bridge, all lanes over ICW closed

3:14 AM Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017

The Palmetto Park Bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway was closed in both directions tonight after being struck by a commercial tug pushing a barge, Boca Ration police said. No injuries were reported. But the bridge is closed tonight as inspectors assess the damage.
White Out: Downtown park turns white for outdoor charity dinner party
 The green grass of the Meyer Amphitheater was covered in white Saturday night when more than 500 people converged for the annual Dreyofoos in White charity dinner. All of the guests wore white outfits and hosted their own al fresco dinners, sitting at tables elaborately decorated with different themes — from New York City’s Central...

11:16 PM Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017

The green grass of the Meyer Amphitheater was covered in white Saturday night when more than 500 people converged for the annual Dreyofoos in White charity dinner. All of the guests wore white outfits and hosted their own al fresco dinners, sitting at tables elaborately decorated with different themes — from New York City’s Central...
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