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Wilkine Brutus is a reporter for The Palm Beach Post. He’s a multimedia journalist with millions of views across social media, covering human interest stories, culture and current affairs.

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Coming to Clematis Street: Batch New Southern Kitchen
 Need to fix your craving for a unique Southern food experience? A Miami-based restaurant and bar will take the place of the former Alchemist spot in downtown West Palm Beach. Batch New Southern Kitchen aims to fill the Alchemist void by mid-November, restaurant reps say. It will be the second Batch concept in Palm Beach County. ...

Posted: 2 days ago

Need to fix your craving for a unique Southern food experience? A Miami-based restaurant and bar will take the place of the former Alchemist spot in downtown West Palm Beach. Batch New Southern Kitchen aims to fill the Alchemist void by mid-November, restaurant reps say. It will be the second Batch concept in Palm Beach County. ...
Holy melted cheddar! Take a peek at these sexy cheeseburgers
 There’s no day better time than the weekend to ogle some hefty patty stacks layered with melted cheese and fixings.  Cheeseburger porn, people, it’s a thing. And we have heaps of it to share. Don’t worry – it’s entirely safe for work. Find some of the best cheeseburgers in town at the spots listed below...

Posted: 5 days ago

There’s no day better time than the weekend to ogle some hefty patty stacks layered with melted cheese and fixings.  Cheeseburger porn, people, it’s a thing. And we have heaps of it to share. Don’t worry – it’s entirely safe for work. Find some of the best cheeseburgers in town at the spots listed below...
Two students arrested after gun incidents put Boynton High on lock down
 5:30 p.m. UPDATE: Two students have been arrested in connection to a gun incident Friday at Boynton Beach High School, the Palm Beach County School District announced.  One student was arrested for bringing a gun to the school’s campus. The other student was arrested for discharging a weapon off campus.  The district...

Posted: 9 days ago

5:30 p.m. UPDATE: Two students have been arrested in connection to a gun incident Friday at Boynton Beach High School, the Palm Beach County School District announced.  One student was arrested for bringing a gun to the school’s campus. The other student was arrested for discharging a weapon off campus.  The district...
VIDEO: FPL sending crews to the Carolinas to help after Florence
 Florida Power & Light Co. is deploying more than 500 power-restoration workers and several trucks to the Carolinas to help restore power in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. With support from the Southeastern Electric Exchange, Duke Power, and other electric companies, workers plan to restore outages in the southeastern and mid-Atlantic...

Posted: 12 days ago

Florida Power & Light Co. is deploying more than 500 power-restoration workers and several trucks to the Carolinas to help restore power in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. With support from the Southeastern Electric Exchange, Duke Power, and other electric companies, workers plan to restore outages in the southeastern and mid-Atlantic...
Cincinnati gunman who killed three once lived in suburban Lake Worth
 The gunman fatally shot by Cincinnati police Thursday after he killed three people at a downtown office building once lived in Palm Beach County and was twice arrested here, according to local law-enforcement records.  Omar Santa-Perez, 29, lived in the Lake Worth area in 2012 when the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s...

Posted: 16 days ago

The gunman fatally shot by Cincinnati police Thursday after he killed three people at a downtown office building once lived in Palm Beach County and was twice arrested here, according to local law-enforcement records.  Omar Santa-Perez, 29, lived in the Lake Worth area in 2012 when the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s...
UPDATE: Boca-area man who approached home with rifle faces new charges
 7:30 a.m. Thursday UPDATE: A surburban Boca Raton man is facing new charges after he walked up to his neighbor’s home last week carrying an assault rifle and wearing a bulletproof vest, according to an arrest report. Court records show that Kevin Joseph Flaherty was charged Tuesday by the Palm Beach County State Attorney&rsquo...

Posted: 16 days ago

7:30 a.m. Thursday UPDATE: A surburban Boca Raton man is facing new charges after he walked up to his neighbor’s home last week carrying an assault rifle and wearing a bulletproof vest, according to an arrest report. Court records show that Kevin Joseph Flaherty was charged Tuesday by the Palm Beach County State Attorney&rsquo...
BREAKING: One killed in Lake Park, PBSO says
 A man is dead in what authorities are calling a homicide in Lake Park, Palm Beach County sheriff’s authorities said Thursday morning. <iframe frameborder="0" width="100%" scrolling="no" style="margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; max-height: none !important; overflow: hidden; height: 639px...

Posted: 17 days ago

A man is dead in what authorities are calling a homicide in Lake Park, Palm Beach County sheriff’s authorities said Thursday morning. <iframe frameborder="0" width="100%" scrolling="no" style="margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto; max-height: none !important; overflow: hidden; height: 639px...
JUST IN: Man tried to bring loaded gun to high school football game
 A suburban West Palm Beach man tried to bring a loaded handgun to the Palm Beach Lakes High School football game Thursday and is facing criminal charges following his arrest, according to a police report released Friday. A security officer who was screening people entering the stadium for the game against Lake Worth High School...

Posted: 23 days ago

A suburban West Palm Beach man tried to bring a loaded handgun to the Palm Beach Lakes High School football game Thursday and is facing criminal charges following his arrest, according to a police report released Friday. A security officer who was screening people entering the stadium for the game against Lake Worth High School...
4-year-old Pahokee girl fell from a two-story building, Fire Rescue says
 A 4-year-old Pahokee girl suffered severe injuries Wednesday after she fell off a second story of a building, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said.  The incident took place just after noon on South Lake Avenue, between East Third Street and Annona Avenue.  The child was flown by Trauma Hawk to a trauma hospital.

Posted: 24 days ago

A 4-year-old Pahokee girl suffered severe injuries Wednesday after she fell off a second story of a building, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said.  The incident took place just after noon on South Lake Avenue, between East Third Street and Annona Avenue.  The child was flown by Trauma Hawk to a trauma hospital.
JUST IN: Suburban Greenacres man facing charges after stabbing
 A suburban Greenacres man is facing a charge of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon after an incident late Wednesday, in which a male was stabbed, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said. Ottoniel Fornos, 32, was taken into custody shortly after the incident, which took place at the Tavares Cove Mobile Home Park at Purdy Lane...

Posted: 24 days ago

A suburban Greenacres man is facing a charge of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon after an incident late Wednesday, in which a male was stabbed, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said. Ottoniel Fornos, 32, was taken into custody shortly after the incident, which took place at the Tavares Cove Mobile Home Park at Purdy Lane...