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  • New Transit Planning Leader Joins Palm Tran

    Palm Tran, Palm Beach County’s transit system, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new member to its Executive Leadership Team (ELT). Khaled Shammout will join Palm Tran as Director of the Transit Planning Division on Friday, March 31....

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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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  • VSA Florida-PBC Hosting Solo Art Exhibit by Susan Schanerman

    Beginning Friday, April 21, VSA Florida-Palm Beach County will be hosting “heARTmatters: There’s ART in Every heART,” a solo exhibit featuring the artistic accomplishments of Susan Schanerman. An artist and writer who has overcome many obstacles in her life stemming from a paralyzing case of polio...

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