The News Palm Beachers Need to Know

Civic Association Media and Communications staff and professional freelancers report on serious and interesting news, events, and issues in town. We produce individual articles and video news feature stories. In addition, we produce and send out the popular This Week in Palm Beach e-newsletter and video newscast year-round. This Week in Palm Beach e-news is sent to your email address (subscribe here) and you can see the weekly issues under the Newsletter website tab. The video newscast is available on our website under Palm Beach TV.

Public Safety  |  January 15, 2019

Palm Beach Police Fraud Alert: FPL Scam

Town of Palm Beach Police News Release — The Palm Beach Police Department received multiple...

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Harvey L. Poppel, Palm Beach Civic Association Director

Civic Association  |  Our Town  |  January 11, 2019

Civic Association Presents Long Range Planning Committee Report to Council

Harvey Poppel, a Civic Association Director and Chairman of the Palm Beach Civic Association’s Long Range...

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Our Town  |  Politics  |  January 9, 2019

Town Elections: Mayor, Town Council President Unopposed; Julie Araskog & Rene Silvin Vie for Seat

Here are the results of the Town Caucus on Tuesday evening: Mayor Gail Coniglio – Unopposed...

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Public Safety  |  Transportation & Bridge Alert  |  January 9, 2019

Florida Warns of Scam Company Sending Toll Invoices

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is warning drivers to be on the lookout for possible...

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Palm Beach Reach 2 Beach Erosion

Beaches & Intracoastal  |  Civic Association  |  January 2, 2019

History Minute, 1948: Palm Beach Civic Association

1948 was a notable year for the Civic Association.  Growth, zoning, beach erosion, and gambling were...

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75th Anniversary Season Kickoff Reception

Civic Association  |  December 21, 2018

UPDATE: Palm Beach Civic Association Kicks Off 75th Anniversary Season with Reception Hosted by Royal Poinciana Plaza

UPDATE: See the ‘live’ painting completed by artist Lydia Marie Elizabeth Schrader. Original story: The Palm...

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Civic Association  |  Development  |  December 20, 2018

Civic Association Directors Hear Updates on Development Projects

Directors of the Palm Beach Civic Association received updates on the Charley’s Crab, Royal Poinciana Way...

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Peanut Island, Palm Beach County

Palm Beach County  |  Port of Palm Beach  |  December 19, 2018

Port Okays County to Maintain Coast Guard Facilities

The Port of Palm Beach Commissioners Tuesday voted unanimously in favor of a temporary agreement that...

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Civic Association  |  Our Town  |  December 18, 2018

History Minute, 1945: Palm Beach Civic Association

The Civic Association is 75 years old this season. We are looking back at what has...

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