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NEW: Despite pleas from parents, PBSC closing its Gardens preschool
 Palm Beach State College will close a preschool on its Gardens campus and convert it into office space, despite pleas from parents who offered to pay higher tuition to keep the school open. RELATED: Parents persuade college to postpone closing beloved Gardens school Late last year, President Ava Parker told parents she planned to close the...

Posted: 15 hours ago

Palm Beach State College will close a preschool on its Gardens campus and convert it into office space, despite pleas from parents who offered to pay higher tuition to keep the school open. RELATED: Parents persuade college to postpone closing beloved Gardens school Late last year, President Ava Parker told parents she planned to close the...
Florida teacher donates kidney to student’s mother
 Donna Hoagland wasn’t even supposed to be Troy Volk’s fourth-grade teacher -- she was just filling in while his regular teacher was on maternity leave -- but the two are forever linked, now that she gave a kidney that’s keeping his mother alive. Hoagland knew enough to ask what was wrong when the young math fanatic was too...

Posted: 4 days ago

Donna Hoagland wasn’t even supposed to be Troy Volk’s fourth-grade teacher -- she was just filling in while his regular teacher was on maternity leave -- but the two are forever linked, now that she gave a kidney that’s keeping his mother alive. Hoagland knew enough to ask what was wrong when the young math fanatic was too...
Gardens teacher gives gift of life to student’s mom
 Donna Hoagland wasn’t even supposed to be Troy Volk’s fourth-grade teacher - just filling in while his was on maternity leave - but the two are forever linked, now that she gave a kidney that’s keeping his mom alive. Hoagland knew enough to ask what was wrong when the young math fanatic was too distracted to answer basic...

Posted: 4 days ago

Donna Hoagland wasn’t even supposed to be Troy Volk’s fourth-grade teacher - just filling in while his was on maternity leave - but the two are forever linked, now that she gave a kidney that’s keeping his mom alive. Hoagland knew enough to ask what was wrong when the young math fanatic was too distracted to answer basic...
Rory McIlroy's Gardens mansion is for sale. It will cost you $13 million
 PGA pro Rory McIlroy’s waterfront mansion and the lot next to it are for sale for $12.9 million, GOLF Magazine has reported. See the photos on Zillow here. McIlroy bought the 6-bedroom house along the Intracoastal Waterway five years ago for $9.5 million. The house down a lane off Prosperity Farms Road has a pool, outdoor fireplace...

Posted: 4 days ago

PGA pro Rory McIlroy’s waterfront mansion and the lot next to it are for sale for $12.9 million, GOLF Magazine has reported. See the photos on Zillow here. McIlroy bought the 6-bedroom house along the Intracoastal Waterway five years ago for $9.5 million. The house down a lane off Prosperity Farms Road has a pool, outdoor fireplace...
NEW: Actress Mariel Hemingway speaks up for suffering kids in Gardens
 Actress Mariel Hemingway’s own family history is riddled with mental illness, addiction and abuse, but spending two days at a West Palm Beach home for abused children was an eye-opener, she said Friday. RELATED: Center for kids in foster care expanding Hemingway, granddaughter of Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Ernest Hemingway...

Posted: 4 days ago

Actress Mariel Hemingway’s own family history is riddled with mental illness, addiction and abuse, but spending two days at a West Palm Beach home for abused children was an eye-opener, she said Friday. RELATED: Center for kids in foster care expanding Hemingway, granddaughter of Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Ernest Hemingway...
Sweet 16 ‘quilt cake,’ girls fashion show, groovy concert in Gardens
 CONCERTS IN THE COURT Groove Merchant, an ecletic band that plays jazz, pop and blues tunes, will play this week’s free Concert in the Court 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Downtown at the Gardens, 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Ave. GIRLS FASHION SHOW Athleta will throw a launch party for The Athleta GIRL line 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the...

Posted: 6 days ago

CONCERTS IN THE COURT Groove Merchant, an ecletic band that plays jazz, pop and blues tunes, will play this week’s free Concert in the Court 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Downtown at the Gardens, 11701 Lake Victoria Gardens Ave. GIRLS FASHION SHOW Athleta will throw a launch party for The Athleta GIRL line 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the...
Man living his dream selling Rochester’s favorite hot dog on Northlake
 Tom Carlisi’s food truck is somewhat of an oddity, parked in front of undeveloped property on Northlake Boulevard west of Ibis and the Sandhill Crane Golf Club. The offerings of the “Rochester Hots” truck include boiled peanuts, Cuban coffee, jams and raw honey, but the big draw is the Zweigle’s hot dogs — a...

Posted: 6 days ago

Tom Carlisi’s food truck is somewhat of an oddity, parked in front of undeveloped property on Northlake Boulevard west of Ibis and the Sandhill Crane Golf Club. The offerings of the “Rochester Hots” truck include boiled peanuts, Cuban coffee, jams and raw honey, but the big draw is the Zweigle’s hot dogs — a...
Golden retriever rescue welcoming 100th dog from Puerto Rico
 Even lovable, loyal golden retrievers face a bleak plight in Puerto Rico, and it’s been that way long before two hurricanes battered the island and left behind catastrophic living conditions. RELATED: Group helps golden retrievers find homes Golden Rescue South Florida has been flying the dogs to new homes here since 2016, volunteer...

Posted: 6 days ago

Even lovable, loyal golden retrievers face a bleak plight in Puerto Rico, and it’s been that way long before two hurricanes battered the island and left behind catastrophic living conditions. RELATED: Group helps golden retrievers find homes Golden Rescue South Florida has been flying the dogs to new homes here since 2016, volunteer...
Clubhouse, U.S. 1 development key issues for North Palm candidates
 The next North Palm Beach Village Council will shape the future redevelopment of U.S. 1 and Northlake Boulevards and oversee the construction of a new, $15 million clubhouse at the golf course. RELATED: North Palm Beach’s future: Retail, houses in, more offices out Four candidates are vying for two seats in the March 13 election. Councilman...

Posted: 7 days ago

The next North Palm Beach Village Council will shape the future redevelopment of U.S. 1 and Northlake Boulevards and oversee the construction of a new, $15 million clubhouse at the golf course. RELATED: North Palm Beach’s future: Retail, houses in, more offices out Four candidates are vying for two seats in the March 13 election. Councilman...
New Hobby Lobby opens on Northlake Boulevard
 The wait is over for crafters, decorators and sewers holding out for a Hobby Lobby in northern Palm Beach County. The craft store at 1220 Northlake Blvd. had a soft opening Dec. 26 and a grand opening Jan. 1. It’s next door to a Burlington that opened in September in the same plaza as Chick-fil-A. The strip mall was home to Kmart before...

Posted: 7 days ago

The wait is over for crafters, decorators and sewers holding out for a Hobby Lobby in northern Palm Beach County. The craft store at 1220 Northlake Blvd. had a soft opening Dec. 26 and a grand opening Jan. 1. It’s next door to a Burlington that opened in September in the same plaza as Chick-fil-A. The strip mall was home to Kmart before...
Here’s what could take the place of dive shop on Northlake
 Medical offices and an urgent care facility could replace a dive shop on Northlake Boulevard in the shadows of I-95, if Palm Beach Gardens approves a pitch from a doctor. RELATED: Hurricane Irma: Man recalls pulling scuba diver from Intracoastal Divers Direct closed its only Palm Beach County store, at 4074 Northlake Blvd., on Oct. 30, according...

Posted: 10 days ago

Medical offices and an urgent care facility could replace a dive shop on Northlake Boulevard in the shadows of I-95, if Palm Beach Gardens approves a pitch from a doctor. RELATED: Hurricane Irma: Man recalls pulling scuba diver from Intracoastal Divers Direct closed its only Palm Beach County store, at 4074 Northlake Blvd., on Oct. 30, according...
Should term-limited Gardens council members be allowed to run again?
 After a series of contentious meetings filled with hours of debate, Palm Beach Gardens council members have agreed to ask voters to extend their time in office and change how they are elected. RELATED: Term limits debate gets testy in Palm Beach Gardens The City Council approved four questions Thursday that will be put to voters on March...

Posted: 11 days ago

After a series of contentious meetings filled with hours of debate, Palm Beach Gardens council members have agreed to ask voters to extend their time in office and change how they are elected. RELATED: Term limits debate gets testy in Palm Beach Gardens The City Council approved four questions Thursday that will be put to voters on March...
Gardens sculpture designed by artist who created Olympics graphics
 Palm Beach Gardens will probably never have splashy murals like those scattered throughout downtown West Palm Beach and Lake Worth, but there’s no shortage of art to the north. RELATED: What counts as art? Gardens office tower project sparks debate The art in Palm Beach Gardens is subtler, hidden in plain sight. The carousel at Downtown...

Posted: 12 days ago

Palm Beach Gardens will probably never have splashy murals like those scattered throughout downtown West Palm Beach and Lake Worth, but there’s no shortage of art to the north. RELATED: What counts as art? Gardens office tower project sparks debate The art in Palm Beach Gardens is subtler, hidden in plain sight. The carousel at Downtown...
Jazz, snakes and original Nintendo gaming this weekend in Gardens

Posted: 13 days ago

MEET THE SNAKE John D. MacArthur Beach State Park, 10900 Jack Nicklaus Drive, will host a Snake Talk with King Henry, the resident snake, 2 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Visitors will learn about the habits and habitats of King Henry and other snakes during the presentation, free with park admission, $5 per vehicle. JAZZ SUNDAYS Relax to the sounds...
Dwyer students will return to entrance with $50,000 donated makeover
 It wasn’t their typical luxury high-rise condo or a shiny, new shopping center. RELATED: Palm Beach Gardens school relaunches theater program On their most recent job, crews from Kast Construction — the ubiquitous South Florida building company — have been spiffing up William T. Dwyer High School so 2,000-plus students will...

Posted: 13 days ago

It wasn’t their typical luxury high-rise condo or a shiny, new shopping center. RELATED: Palm Beach Gardens school relaunches theater program On their most recent job, crews from Kast Construction — the ubiquitous South Florida building company — have been spiffing up William T. Dwyer High School so 2,000-plus students will...
New year, new boat? This Lake Park class can keep you safe
 If one of your Christmas presents is docked at a marina, you may want to check this out.  The Palm Beach Power Squadron hosts a safe boating class once a month, and it’s coming up this weekend. The class at the squadron’s headquarters covers knowing your boat, fueling procedures, navigation rules, anchoring, emergencies and...

Posted: 14 days ago

If one of your Christmas presents is docked at a marina, you may want to check this out.  The Palm Beach Power Squadron hosts a safe boating class once a month, and it’s coming up this weekend. The class at the squadron’s headquarters covers knowing your boat, fueling procedures, navigation rules, anchoring, emergencies and...
From Trump ties to a tornado: Palm Beach Gardens’ top stories of 2017
 1. TERRIFYING TORNADO: A tornado with 90 mph winds tore through a swath of Palm Beach Gardens and Juno Beach in January, collapsing windows and sending roof tiles flying into the bedrooms of houses in the Mirabella at Mirasol community about 2 a.m. The Benjamin School athletic fields and William T. Dwyer High School sustained millions of...

Posted: 22 days ago

1. TERRIFYING TORNADO: A tornado with 90 mph winds tore through a swath of Palm Beach Gardens and Juno Beach in January, collapsing windows and sending roof tiles flying into the bedrooms of houses in the Mirabella at Mirasol community about 2 a.m. The Benjamin School athletic fields and William T. Dwyer High School sustained millions of...
What was decided at contentious Gardens council meeting on term limits
 Voters will not have the option of permanently banning term-limited City Council members from seeking office again. RELATED: Term limits debate gets testy in Palm Beach Gardens At a contentious Thursday night meeting in which council members publicly accused each other of bad manners and deception, the council voted 3-2 to ask voters if officials...

Posted: 25 days ago

Voters will not have the option of permanently banning term-limited City Council members from seeking office again. RELATED: Term limits debate gets testy in Palm Beach Gardens At a contentious Thursday night meeting in which council members publicly accused each other of bad manners and deception, the council voted 3-2 to ask voters if officials...
Gardens moves to annex 500 homes west of Ibis; will residents say yes?
 Residents of more than 500 homes on the western edge of Palm Beach Gardens are grappling with whether they want to pay more in taxes in exchange for the promise of better emergency services and recreation perks. RELATED: Would joining Palm Beach Gardens help two communities in long run? The decision on whether to join the city or remain in...

Posted: 26 days ago

Residents of more than 500 homes on the western edge of Palm Beach Gardens are grappling with whether they want to pay more in taxes in exchange for the promise of better emergency services and recreation perks. RELATED: Would joining Palm Beach Gardens help two communities in long run? The decision on whether to join the city or remain in...
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