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.

Beaches & Intracoastal  |  May 21, 2019

UPDATE 5-21-2019: Sub-Tropical Andrea No Threat to Palm Beach

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Subtropical Storm Andrea located about 300...

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Top News

Transportation & Bridge Alert  |  January 11, 2018

Brightline Train Starts Saturday – Unveils Prices, Schedules [Video]

By: R. Michael Brown, Civic Association Communications Director — This morning Brightline said they will open trains...

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Our Town  |  January 11, 2018

UPDATE 1-11-2018: Public Safety Director Kirk Blouin Named Palm Beach Town Manager

The decision by the Town Council to name Public Safety Director Kirk Blouin was split 3-2...

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Florida Flu Season 2017-2018

Healthcare  |  January 9, 2018

Flu Season Worst to Hit Florida in Years, Doctors Say

By: R. Michael Brown, Civic Association Communication Director — Flu activity levels statewide continue to increase sharply...

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Bob Wright and Jeff Greene

Civic Association  |  December 20, 2017

A Conversation with Civic Association Director Jeff Greene [Video] 

Civic Association Board Member and real estate investor Jeff Greene was the key speaker during a...

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Paramount 90 Year Anniversary party

Our Town  |  December 18, 2017

Paramount Theater Turns 90 in Palm Beach

What a fabulous evening at the 90th anniversary of the historic Paramount Theatre building in Palm...

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Overhead power lines

Utilities  |  December 18, 2017

Results of Undergrounding Peer Review Presented to Palm Beach Town Council

By Michele Dargan, Special for the Civic Association – The results of the 44-page peer review for...

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George Cohon in front of McDonalds arches

Civic Association  |  December 14, 2017

Civic Association Director George Cohon Speaks About Leadership to Town Public Safety Team

Nothing can take the place of persistence in achieving success, says George Cohon, senior chairman and...

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Port Terrorist Training

Port of Palm Beach  |  December 12, 2017

Year in Review: Anti-Terrorism Drill Held at Port of Palm Beach [Video]

Year-In-Review: There was a massive show of force at the Port of Palm Beach Monday. Local, state,...

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