The News Palm Beachers Need to Know

Town of Palm Beach Civic Association Media and Communications staff and professional freelancers report on serious and interesting Town of Palm Beach news, events, and issues in and around Palm Beach, Florida. We write and produce individual articles and video news feature stories. In addition, we create 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.

Our Town  |  Tax and Finance  |  March 21, 2019

Town Retirement Board Identifies Compensation/Benefit Problems and Makes Process Recommendations

On March 15th the Town Retirement Board met and Town Councilwoman Maggie Zeidman presented the...

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Photo: Jeff Smith, Brian Williams, Bob Wright

Civic Association  |  February 15, 2018

Civic Association Annual Awards: Jeff Smith Wins, Rumbough Legacy Society Established, Brian Williams Speaks 

Well-known Palm Beach architect Jeffrey W. Smith received the 2018 William J. “Bill” Brooks Community Service...

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Photo: Howard and Michele Kessler, Brian Williams

Civic Association  |  February 14, 2018

MSNBC’s Brian Williams Entertained at Civic Association Annual Awards Dinner 

Michele Kessler, Chairman of the Palm Beach Civic Association’s Annual Award Luncheon Planning Committee, and her...

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Stan Rumbough Legacy Society

Civic Association  |  February 13, 2018

The Stanley M. Rumbough, Jr. Legacy Society Started for the Civic Association

Today is a remarkable day for the Palm Beach Civic Association. By the overwhelming generosity from...

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Florida Legislature Building

Our Town  |  February 12, 2018

Civic Association Opposes Anti-Home Rule Bills 

In a letter to the House Government Accountability Committee in the Florida State Legislature, the Civic...

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Photo: Ambassador Craig Stapleton, Ambassador Howard Leach, Civic Association Chairman Bob Wright

Civic Association  |  February 7, 2018

U.S. Ambassadors Discuss their Service at Civic Association Luncheon [Videos]

Howard Leach and Craig Stapleton, who both served the United States as ambassadors to France, spoke...

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Tom Bradford & Kirk Blouin

Our Town  |  February 5, 2018

Kirk Blouin Set to Take Over as Town Manager on Feb. 13

The stage has been set for Public Safety Director Kirk Blouin to become town manager as...

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Temporary Bridge Lift

Transportation & Bridge Alert  |  February 1, 2018

Temporary Southern Blvd. Bridge to Open in Spring, 2018 

Construction of the new temporary bridge over the Intracoastal at the Southern Blvd. Bridge is in...

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Palm Beach Town Hall

Our Town  |  January 31, 2018

Town Operations Review Proposes Over $6 Million in Savings 

The Town of Palm Beach staff has completed the Comprehensive Review of Town Operations (CRTO), as...

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