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West Palm officer makes history as city’s first woman SWAT member
 Before West Palm Beach police even hired her, Sarah Burgoon knew she’d be the department’s first woman SWAT member.  The undaunted 35-year-old officer didn’t think it’d be easy. She didn’t want it to be.  This month, Burgoon  ran, shot and sweated her way past her male colleagues and into West...

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Before West Palm Beach police even hired her, Sarah Burgoon knew she’d be the department’s first woman SWAT member.  The undaunted 35-year-old officer didn’t think it’d be easy. She didn’t want it to be.  This month, Burgoon ran, shot and sweated her way past her male colleagues and into West...
Teen out on bond in fatal 2016 crash arrested in WPB shooting
 A teen out on bond in a fatal 2016 crash now faces an attempted murder charge in a shooting Tuesday morning at a West Palm Beach apartment complex.  Marauavious Hill, 19, of Riviera Beach was arrested late Thursday for reportedly shooting at a man and his sister shortly after 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Palm Grove Apartments. Judge...

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A teen out on bond in a fatal 2016 crash now faces an attempted murder charge in a shooting Tuesday morning at a West Palm Beach apartment complex.  Marauavious Hill, 19, of Riviera Beach was arrested late Thursday for reportedly shooting at a man and his sister shortly after 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Palm Grove Apartments. Judge...
BREAKING: Greenacres-area Publix sells winning Fantasy 5 ticket
 One of Thursday’s three winning Fantasy 5 tickets was sold at a Publix just south of Greenacres, the Florida Lottery said. The Publix Super Market at the Lantana Plaza Shopping Center on Jog Road near Lantana Road sold a ticket with the winning combination of 7-11-13-16-20. It paid $67,327.45. The other winning tickets were...

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One of Thursday’s three winning Fantasy 5 tickets was sold at a Publix just south of Greenacres, the Florida Lottery said. The Publix Super Market at the Lantana Plaza Shopping Center on Jog Road near Lantana Road sold a ticket with the winning combination of 7-11-13-16-20. It paid $67,327.45. The other winning tickets were...
BREAKING: Student found with knife at Lake Worth elementary school 
 A North Grade Elementary student brought a pocket knife to school Wednesday, according to a robocall sent to parents that evening.  The student had the knife in a backpack and showed it to another student, who then notified a teacher, according to the call.  It was not immediately known how long the student had the knife in...

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A North Grade Elementary student brought a pocket knife to school Wednesday, according to a robocall sent to parents that evening.  The student had the knife in a backpack and showed it to another student, who then notified a teacher, according to the call.  It was not immediately known how long the student had the knife in...
NEW: Delta flight lands at PBIA with blown tire
 Palm Beach County Fire Rescue authorities were on standby after a Delta flight landed at Palm Beach International Airport with a blown tire, airport authorities said.  The plane, which took off from Detroit, landed safely with no reported injuries to any passengers or crew members, Fire Rescue authorities said.  The scare comes...

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Palm Beach County Fire Rescue authorities were on standby after a Delta flight landed at Palm Beach International Airport with a blown tire, airport authorities said.  The plane, which took off from Detroit, landed safely with no reported injuries to any passengers or crew members, Fire Rescue authorities said.  The scare comes...
Wellington store sells $2 million Florida lottery game ticket
 A Wellington liquor store sold a winning Lucky Money ticket worth $2 million, the Florida Lottery said.  That ticket, sold at Star Liquors on Forest Hill Boulevard just north of South Shore Boulevard, was one of Tuesday’s two winning tickets, the lottery said. The other ticket was sold at a Publix Super Market in...

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A Wellington liquor store sold a winning Lucky Money ticket worth $2 million, the Florida Lottery said.  That ticket, sold at Star Liquors on Forest Hill Boulevard just north of South Shore Boulevard, was one of Tuesday’s two winning tickets, the lottery said. The other ticket was sold at a Publix Super Market in...
UPDATE: FHP IDs woman injured in Boynton road-rage incident
 A 28-year-old woman is in “critical and stable condition” after being hit by a vehicle late Tuesday on the southbound Interstate 95 exit ramp to Gateway Boulevard in what Florida Highway Patrol authorities called a road-rage incident. Authorities identified the woman as Erika Edwards. A place of residence was not immediately...

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A 28-year-old woman is in “critical and stable condition” after being hit by a vehicle late Tuesday on the southbound Interstate 95 exit ramp to Gateway Boulevard in what Florida Highway Patrol authorities called a road-rage incident. Authorities identified the woman as Erika Edwards. A place of residence was not immediately...
Mother rallies in Boynton Beach year after daughter’s murder
 Money won’t bring her daughter back, but Jacqualine Smith prays she can raise enough to put Curtisia Courtney Smith’s killer behind bars.  In her latest fundraising effort, the Lantana mother is hosting an anti-bullying rally during which she will raffle off a 2008 Kia Sorento. The rally is slated for 7 a.m. to...

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Money won’t bring her daughter back, but Jacqualine Smith prays she can raise enough to put Curtisia Courtney Smith’s killer behind bars.  In her latest fundraising effort, the Lantana mother is hosting an anti-bullying rally during which she will raffle off a 2008 Kia Sorento. The rally is slated for 7 a.m. to...
NEW: Greenacres man arrested in 2016 rape of teen
 More than two years after Miguel Cedeno-Calderon reportedly raped a 15-year-old, he was arrested on a sexual battery charge,  court records show.  Cedeno-Calderon, 21, was booked Thursday into the Palm Beach County Jail and released Saturday on a $75,000 surety bond.  Court records indicate that authorities filed charges against...

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More than two years after Miguel Cedeno-Calderon reportedly raped a 15-year-old, he was arrested on a sexual battery charge, court records show.  Cedeno-Calderon, 21, was booked Thursday into the Palm Beach County Jail and released Saturday on a $75,000 surety bond.  Court records indicate that authorities filed charges against...
Tax March to Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach draws small, vocal crowd
 Yes, they want tax reform. But Saturday’s 60 or so Tax March participants — who marched from West Palm Beach across the Southern Boulevard Bridge to the southeast corner of Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club and back — also want to change the country’s policies on guns, immigration and social services. Dozens of...

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Yes, they want tax reform. But Saturday’s 60 or so Tax March participants — who marched from West Palm Beach across the Southern Boulevard Bridge to the southeast corner of Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club and back — also want to change the country’s policies on guns, immigration and social services. Dozens of...
Calls for tax reform, Trump’s tax returns on march to Mar-a-Lago
 Yes, they want tax reform. But Saturday’s 60 or so Tax March participants also want to change the country’s policies on guns, immigration and social services. Simply put, they want to “dump” President Donald Trump. Dozens of marchers gathered Saturday afternoon just south of the Southern Boulevard bridge carrying signs...

Posted: 6 days ago

Yes, they want tax reform. But Saturday’s 60 or so Tax March participants also want to change the country’s policies on guns, immigration and social services. Simply put, they want to “dump” President Donald Trump. Dozens of marchers gathered Saturday afternoon just south of the Southern Boulevard bridge carrying signs...
UPDATE: Florida’s Turnpike near Jupiter reopens after tractor-trailer fire 
 UPDATE, 5:30 p.m.: All lanes have reopened after the tractor-trailer fire and no injuries were reported, according to Lt. Alvaro Feola, spokesman for the Florida Highway Patrol. A tractor-trailer fire Saturday afternoon closed northbound lanes on Florida’s Turnpike south of Indiantown Road, according to Palm Beach County Fire...

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UPDATE, 5:30 p.m.: All lanes have reopened after the tractor-trailer fire and no injuries were reported, according to Lt. Alvaro Feola, spokesman for the Florida Highway Patrol. A tractor-trailer fire Saturday afternoon closed northbound lanes on Florida’s Turnpike south of Indiantown Road, according to Palm Beach County Fire...
BREAKING: Judge denies bond for son accused of killing father in Boca Raton
 The son accused of killing his father last month in Boca Raton will be staying in the Palm Beach County Jail, Judge Cheryl Caracuzzo ruled Saturday morning.  James Scandirito Jr., 49, was arrested Tuesday in the Gainesville area, about 300 miles north of where his father’s remains were found this month. He faces a first-degree...

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The son accused of killing his father last month in Boca Raton will be staying in the Palm Beach County Jail, Judge Cheryl Caracuzzo ruled Saturday morning.  James Scandirito Jr., 49, was arrested Tuesday in the Gainesville area, about 300 miles north of where his father’s remains were found this month. He faces a first-degree...
Woman found dead in Wellington canal remembered as caring friend, mother
 Kimberly Pellot didn’t just make friends. She made family. “Let me tell you about Kim,” said Dana Warren, a “sister” Pellot met more than a year ago at a bar in Lantana. “She is one of the most kind and gentlest souls.” Pellot, 44,   lived with her three children and mother just outside Greenacres...

Posted: 7 days ago

Kimberly Pellot didn’t just make friends. She made family. “Let me tell you about Kim,” said Dana Warren, a “sister” Pellot met more than a year ago at a bar in Lantana. “She is one of the most kind and gentlest souls.” Pellot, 44, lived with her three children and mother just outside Greenacres...
JUST IN: Pedestrian hit by vehicle in Jupiter
 A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle Friday morning in Jupiter, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue authorities said.  The person was hit at about 9 a.m. near the intersection of Dakota Drive and Central Boulevard.  The extent of the pedestrian’s injuries was not immediately known. 

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A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle Friday morning in Jupiter, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue authorities said.  The person was hit at about 9 a.m. near the intersection of Dakota Drive and Central Boulevard.  The extent of the pedestrian’s injuries was not immediately known. 
BREAKING: 1 injured in Jupiter Farms crash
 One person was injured in a crash Friday morning near the intersection of the Beeline Highway and Pratt Whitney Road, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue authorities said.  The crash happened at about 7 a.m. and involved three vehicles. According to authorities, one of the vehicles ended up in a ditch.  The condition of the person injured...

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One person was injured in a crash Friday morning near the intersection of the Beeline Highway and Pratt Whitney Road, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue authorities said.  The crash happened at about 7 a.m. and involved three vehicles. According to authorities, one of the vehicles ended up in a ditch.  The condition of the person injured...
UPDATE: Woman who died in Wellington canal ID’d
 3:20 p.m. UPDATE: Authorities have identified a deceased woman whose car was found in a canal as Kimberly Pellot, 44, of suburban Greenacres.  According to a sheriff’s crash report, Pellot was driving west on 40th Street South approaching the intersection of South Road when she did not stop her 2016 Nissan Sentra at a stop...

Posted: 9 days ago

3:20 p.m. UPDATE: Authorities have identified a deceased woman whose car was found in a canal as Kimberly Pellot, 44, of suburban Greenacres.  According to a sheriff’s crash report, Pellot was driving west on 40th Street South approaching the intersection of South Road when she did not stop her 2016 Nissan Sentra at a stop...
Sheriff’s Office searches for two sisters missing from suburban West Palm 
 The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two sisters who ran away from the Florida Department of Children and Families’ care  Tuesday afternoon in suburban West Palm Beach.  Faith and Alicia Allen, 12 and 16, respectively, were last seen leaving a state-run facility near Military Trail and Okeechobee...

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The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two sisters who ran away from the Florida Department of Children and Families’ care Tuesday afternoon in suburban West Palm Beach.  Faith and Alicia Allen, 12 and 16, respectively, were last seen leaving a state-run facility near Military Trail and Okeechobee...
BREAKING: Riviera Beach gas station sells winning Fantasy 5 ticket
 One of Wednesday’s seven winning Fantasy 5 tickets was sold at a gas station in Riviera Beach, the Florida lottery said. The RaceTrac gas station on West Blue Heron Boulevard just west of Interstate 95 sold a ticket with the winning combination of 21-22-23-35-36. It paid $30,835.92, the lottery said.  The other winning tickets...

Posted: 8 days ago

One of Wednesday’s seven winning Fantasy 5 tickets was sold at a gas station in Riviera Beach, the Florida lottery said. The RaceTrac gas station on West Blue Heron Boulevard just west of Interstate 95 sold a ticket with the winning combination of 21-22-23-35-36. It paid $30,835.92, the lottery said.  The other winning tickets...
JUST IN: Driver had alcohol, cocaine in system during fatal Lake Worth crash
 Jose Alvarez Rodriguez had alcohol and cocaine in his system when he crashed his car last May on Interstate 95, killing his passenger and injuring a Florida Highway Patrol trooper, recently released court documents show.  Alvarez Rodriguez, 27, was arrested Wednesday on DUI manslaughter and property-damage charges in that May 19...

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Jose Alvarez Rodriguez had alcohol and cocaine in his system when he crashed his car last May on Interstate 95, killing his passenger and injuring a Florida Highway Patrol trooper, recently released court documents show.  Alvarez Rodriguez, 27, was arrested Wednesday on DUI manslaughter and property-damage charges in that May 19...
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