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A Palm Beach County woman was sentenced Monday to 4 1/2 years in federal prison for her role in a boiler room timeshare fraud, court records show.
A Palm Beach County sales tax increase proposal stayed alive Tuesday, when the County Commission agreed to consider putting a revamped version on the November ballot.
Christmas is the time when reindeer fly, but at the festive charity Christmas party at the Palm Beach International Center in Wellington, Fla., flying horses greeted hundreds of expectant children.
A bank's stolen ATM was recovered but the two thieves who grabbed it were still being sought Tuesday morning after events that unfolded in suburban Boynton Beach .
Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw said Monday that his office will show little mercy on the dozens of suspects accused in a nearly $3 million fraud case.
Firefighters from Palm Beach County and Greenacres Fire Rescue went shopping and bought everything they could, trying to replace what was lost.
A woman who was acquitted of murder after killing her ex-husband more than 20 years ago in South Florida is now facing charges of trying to kill her adult son - with the same gun.
"Shark Whisperer" Jim Abernethy and other experts in underwater photography will discuss their experiences in diving and photography in the next installment in the "Deep and Shallow" lecture series on Tuesday, December 17 at 3 p.m. at The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County at 601 Lake Avenue, Lake Worth.
Speaking recently during the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County 's Sandler Family Major Gifts event at St. Andrews Country Club in Boca Raton , David Gergen said that Barack Obama was hurt politically by the disastrous health care rollout but he can recover.
Bryan Evan Notowitz, a self-described "teacher at South Florida Jewish Academy" via LinkedIn, was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail this morning on a charge of domestic battery.
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Depree Johnson, 19, really enjoyed sharing quick photos of his life on Instagram, like most teenagers do.
As school districts across Florida reach agreements with teacher's unions on pay increases, one major public school district is having trouble reaching a settle with it's teacher's union.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office reveals details of Operation Money Tree in which it says more than 60 people were busted for public assistance fraud.
It's December, and we're still shvitzing in South Florida. Though Winter seems to have gotten lost on its way to this peninsula, the holidays have booked their flights, packed their bathing suits, and are coming to stress you the hell out.
Imagine a future where traffic runs smoothly, crashes are rare and commute times slashed.