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  • PBC Cooperative Extension Hosting Smart Couples/Smart Steps Class

    ​The Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension Service is taking registration for Smart Couples/Smart Steps classes for remarried or re-partnered couples in stepfamilies....

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  • Waterway Park in Jupiter Opening April 29

    County officials will cut the ribbon to a new park in Jupiter on Saturday, April 29, at 9:30 a.m. that will add three new boat ramps and other new boating amenities to Palm Beach County’s park system. Representatives of partnering agencies, the Florida Inland Navigation District (FIND) and the Flor...

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  • Pruning Palms Properly

    Properly fertilized and pruned palm trees should have a 360-degree round canopy of green fronds. University of Florida specialists have observed that after our severe hurricane seasons of 2004 and 2005 “hurricane cut" palms were more likely to have their crowns snapped off than those with fuller ca...

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  • 2017 Homeless Point-in-Time Count Report

    The 2017 Homeless Point-in-Time Count, conducted during a 24-hour period on January 26-27 throughout Palm Beach County, identified that 1,607 individuals and families were homeless, according to the federal definition of homelessness, staying in places not meant for human habitation, in emergency s...

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  • Palm Beach County Joins National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Observance

    April 2-8, 2017, is National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, a time for all Americans to learn about victimization, reflect on the cost of crime to our society, and promote laws, policies and programs to help victims of crime rebuild their lives. This year’s National Crime Victims’ Rights Week theme - ...

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  • Mounts Botanical Garden Photography Contest Winners

    Mounts Botanical Garden announces the winners of the 10th Annual Photography Contest and the Second Annual Youth Nature Photography Contest. In both competitions, the photographs were exclusively taken at Mounts Botanical Garden in West Palm Beach. Guest judges were nature photographer Alan Chin Le...

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  • Third-Graders “Adopt” Animal Shelter as Class Project

    Danielle Symanski is a third grade teacher at Palm Beach Public School who finds time to volunteer at the Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control shelter. ...

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