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Lion Country in the running for ‘Best Wildlife Park’ award
 Lion Country Safari has been nominated for USA Today’s annual “Best Wildlife Park” award, and Palm Beach County tourism leaders are calling on the public to help the tourist attraction land the coveted title.  Lion Country is one of 20 wildlife parks across the country that are in the running for USA Today&rsquo...

Posted: 22 days ago

Lion Country Safari has been nominated for USA Today’s annual “Best Wildlife Park” award, and Palm Beach County tourism leaders are calling on the public to help the tourist attraction land the coveted title.  Lion Country is one of 20 wildlife parks across the country that are in the running for USA Today&rsquo...
These grocery stores are open on Easter
 If you forgot a key ingredient for your holiday feast, don’t fret. Several grocery store chains are open on Easter Sunday. Many have limited hours, so it is important to shop early. Here’s a list of the stores that are open for the holiday, and those that will keep their doors closed: CVS: Open Easter Sunday Publix: All stores...

Posted: 26 days ago

If you forgot a key ingredient for your holiday feast, don’t fret. Several grocery store chains are open on Easter Sunday. Many have limited hours, so it is important to shop early. Here’s a list of the stores that are open for the holiday, and those that will keep their doors closed: CVS: Open Easter Sunday Publix: All stores...
Airline launches new nonstop flights to PBIA
 OneJet will launch new nonstop service between Palm Beach International Airport and Pittsburgh today, with the inaugural flight scheduled to arrive here at 1:50 p.m., officials said. The weekday flights to and from Pittsburgh International Airport are available on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The company has said the routes...

Posted: 27 days ago

OneJet will launch new nonstop service between Palm Beach International Airport and Pittsburgh today, with the inaugural flight scheduled to arrive here at 1:50 p.m., officials said. The weekday flights to and from Pittsburgh International Airport are available on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The company has said the routes...
West Palm could get first quiet zone along Brightline’s route
 West Palm Beach is poised to become the first of six cities along Brightline’s route to establish a quiet zone to silence the company’s train horns. Brightline officials said this week that the company has completed a series of safety upgrades needed to stop the horn blasts of both passenger and freight trains at nearly 30 rail...

Posted: 29 days ago

West Palm Beach is poised to become the first of six cities along Brightline’s route to establish a quiet zone to silence the company’s train horns. Brightline officials said this week that the company has completed a series of safety upgrades needed to stop the horn blasts of both passenger and freight trains at nearly 30 rail...
Tourists spent a record $4.7 billion in PBC in 2017
 Tourists and other out-of-town travelers spent a record-breaking $4.7 billion in Palm Beach County in 2017, marking the eighth consecutive year of visitor spending growth, county tourism leaders said. Visitor spending grew by 2 percent last year, shattering 2016’s  record high of $4.6 billion, according to Discover The Palm Beaches...

Posted: 30 days ago

Tourists and other out-of-town travelers spent a record-breaking $4.7 billion in Palm Beach County in 2017, marking the eighth consecutive year of visitor spending growth, county tourism leaders said. Visitor spending grew by 2 percent last year, shattering 2016’s  record high of $4.6 billion, according to Discover The Palm Beaches...
Double murder-suicide shakes family, Delray neighborhood
 A 44-year-old man shot and killed his wife and her sister at their home early Sunday morning before turning the gun on himself, Delray Beach Police said. Four children ranging in age from 5 to 14 were inside the house at the time of the shooting, said Dani Moschella, a Delray Beach Police spokeswoman. The children were not injured, but had...

6:38 PM Sunday, Mar. 25, 2018

A 44-year-old man shot and killed his wife and her sister at their home early Sunday morning before turning the gun on himself, Delray Beach Police said. Four children ranging in age from 5 to 14 were inside the house at the time of the shooting, said Dani Moschella, a Delray Beach Police spokeswoman. The children were not injured, but had...
Winning Fantasy 5 ticket sold near West Palm Beach
 WEST PALM BEACH — One of two winning Fantasy 5 lottery tickets in Saturday’s drawing was sold at a convenience store west of the city, the Florida Lottery said. The ticket was sold at Fast Stop & Go on Drexel Road, north of Belvedere Road and east of Jog Road. A second winning ticket was sold at a convenience store in Ocklawaha...

12:39 AM Sunday, Mar. 25, 2018

WEST PALM BEACH — One of two winning Fantasy 5 lottery tickets in Saturday’s drawing was sold at a convenience store west of the city, the Florida Lottery said. The ticket was sold at Fast Stop & Go on Drexel Road, north of Belvedere Road and east of Jog Road. A second winning ticket was sold at a convenience store in Ocklawaha...
Convention Center plans $1.9 million party courtyard on Okeechobee
 Palm Beach County officials plan to begin construction this year on a $1.9 million project that will transform the area in front of the convention center on Okeechobee Boulevard into a landscaped courtyard that can be used for outdoor events. Convention center officials pointed to the outdoor patio space at the nearby Restoration Hardware...

7:09 PM Monday, Mar. 19, 2018

Palm Beach County officials plan to begin construction this year on a $1.9 million project that will transform the area in front of the convention center on Okeechobee Boulevard into a landscaped courtyard that can be used for outdoor events. Convention center officials pointed to the outdoor patio space at the nearby Restoration Hardware...
New radio show to promote tourism in Palm Beach County
 A group of tourism leaders have teamed up to launch a radio show they hope will help bring travelers from across the state to Palm Beach County.  The show, which will eventually be syndicated on radio stations in Orlando, Tampa and other parts of the state, features tourism experts from across Palm Beach County offerings tips and information...

8:30 PM Friday, Mar. 16, 2018

A group of tourism leaders have teamed up to launch a radio show they hope will help bring travelers from across the state to Palm Beach County.  The show, which will eventually be syndicated on radio stations in Orlando, Tampa and other parts of the state, features tourism experts from across Palm Beach County offerings tips and information...
South Florida Science Center to begin work on new $2.4 million exhibit
 The South Florida Science Center plans to begin work this summer on a $2.4 million exhibit designed to teach visitors about the human brain. The center on Thursday received a $900,000 donation from the Quantum Foundation that will allow construction to begin on the exhibit, entitled A Journey Through the Human Brain. The exhibit will &ldquo...

8:02 PM Friday, Mar. 16, 2018

The South Florida Science Center plans to begin work this summer on a $2.4 million exhibit designed to teach visitors about the human brain. The center on Thursday received a $900,000 donation from the Quantum Foundation that will allow construction to begin on the exhibit, entitled A Journey Through the Human Brain. The exhibit will &ldquo...
Winn Dixie’s parent company to close three Palm Beach County stores
 Winn-Dixie’s parent company, Southeastern Grocers, plans to close three of its Palm Beach County stores, including its only 
               Fresco y Más location here, officials announced this week. The closures are part of a restructuring plan to shutter 94 under-preforming stores  across its four grocery brands. Once complete...

6:01 PM Friday, Mar. 16, 2018

Winn-Dixie’s parent company, Southeastern Grocers, plans to close three of its Palm Beach County stores, including its only Fresco y Más location here, officials announced this week. The closures are part of a restructuring plan to shutter 94 under-preforming stores across its four grocery brands. Once complete...
BREAKING: Live updates from the 2018 municipal elections
 UPDATE 11:31 p.m.: Results are now in for West Palm Beach, Greenacres and Palm Beach.  All but two precincts have been tallied in Lake Worth.  Results from all of today’s municipal elections are below. UPDATE 11:09 p.m.: There are still four cities and towns with races that are too close to call. They include West Palm Beach...

3:36 AM Wednesday, Mar. 14, 2018

UPDATE 11:31 p.m.: Results are now in for West Palm Beach, Greenacres and Palm Beach.  All but two precincts have been tallied in Lake Worth.  Results from all of today’s municipal elections are below. UPDATE 11:09 p.m.: There are still four cities and towns with races that are too close to call. They include West Palm Beach...
Local leaders consider added Brightline safety measures
 The day after a man apparently committed suicide by standing in the path of a Brightline train, a group of municipal leaders met with Congresswoman Lois Frankel to discuss safety involving the new passenger rail service. The unidentified man was standing on the Florida East Coast Railway tracks at Forest Hill Boulevard about 8:20 p.m...

9:54 PM Monday, Mar. 12, 2018

The day after a man apparently committed suicide by standing in the path of a Brightline train, a group of municipal leaders met with Congresswoman Lois Frankel to discuss safety involving the new passenger rail service. The unidentified man was standing on the Florida East Coast Railway tracks at Forest Hill Boulevard about 8:20 p.m...
Guy Harvey to appear at Jupiter Bealls store
 Guy Harvey, a marine wildlife artist and conservationist whose work is popular with sports fishermen, will be at the Beall’s Store in Jupiter from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday to meet fans and autograph merchandise. The Bealls store is located in the Shoppes at Jupiter, 59 N. U.S. 1, Jupiter. Proceeds from the sale of Guy Harvey merchandise...

5:07 PM Monday, Mar. 12, 2018

Guy Harvey, a marine wildlife artist and conservationist whose work is popular with sports fishermen, will be at the Beall’s Store in Jupiter from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday to meet fans and autograph merchandise. The Bealls store is located in the Shoppes at Jupiter, 59 N. U.S. 1, Jupiter. Proceeds from the sale of Guy Harvey merchandise...
Palm Beach County’s two hotel associations to merge

4:07 PM Monday, Mar. 12, 2018

The Palm Beach County Hotel and Lodging Association is merging with the local chapter of a statewide industry trade group, officials have announced. The countywide association, which represents hotels and other tourism-related businesses, recently voted to amalgamate with the Palm Beach County chapter of the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association...
PBC tourism group opens nominations for top award

9:54 PM Thursday, Mar. 08, 2018

Discover The Palm Beaches, the county’s tourism marketing arm, is accepting nominations for its annual Providencia Award, which is given to an individual or entity that has made a contribution to Palm Beach County’s image as a desirable tourist destination. Nominations can be made online through March 16 at www.ThePalmBeaches...
International flights to be allowed into Boca airport
 International travelers soon will be allowed to fly directly into the Boca Raton Airport without stopping in West Palm Beach or Fort Lauderdale to check in with U.S. Customs agents. A new $4.5 million U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility is set to open at the airport this spring, officials said Tuesday. The addition means international...

7:34 PM Wednesday, Mar. 07, 2018

International travelers soon will be allowed to fly directly into the Boca Raton Airport without stopping in West Palm Beach or Fort Lauderdale to check in with U.S. Customs agents. A new $4.5 million U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility is set to open at the airport this spring, officials said Tuesday. The addition means international...
Expanded tourist info center opens in Delray Beach
 Delray Beach’s oceanfront visitor information center has reopened after undergoing a $100,000 makeover designed to make it more welcoming for out-of-town guests. The center, which is located on S. Ocean Boulevard near Atlantic Avenue, originally opened in 2005. It had been closed for about 9 months as crews gutted the inside and tripled...

7:17 PM Tuesday, Mar. 06, 2018

Delray Beach’s oceanfront visitor information center has reopened after undergoing a $100,000 makeover designed to make it more welcoming for out-of-town guests. The center, which is located on S. Ocean Boulevard near Atlantic Avenue, originally opened in 2005. It had been closed for about 9 months as crews gutted the inside and tripled...
Silencing Brightline: One-fourth of crossings to get no improvements
 At 20 of 80 railroad crossings in Palm Beach County no upgrades will be made to keep motorists, bicyclists or pedestrians from maneuvering around lowered warning gates despite plans to silence train horns along the rail line now hosting the high-speed Brightline passenger service. Less than half the crossings will have the most restrictive...

11:00 AM Sunday, Mar. 04, 2018

At 20 of 80 railroad crossings in Palm Beach County no upgrades will be made to keep motorists, bicyclists or pedestrians from maneuvering around lowered warning gates despite plans to silence train horns along the rail line now hosting the high-speed Brightline passenger service. Less than half the crossings will have the most restrictive...
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