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Sunday, April 29, 2018
The need is always there, but so are people who care.   During April, Palm Beach residents gave more than a ton of non-perishable food – 2,215 pounds, to be exact – and $1,500 to help feed families struggling to get by.   The sixth annual Empty Your...
Sunday, April 29, 2018
As Mayor Gail Coniglio presented the 2018 Nettie Finkle Award, she praised the honoree for his incredible consistency, dedication and reliability.   “One said he will not leave until the last client is seen,” Coniglio said.   Retired attorney and...
Monday, April 16, 2018
In a town where everybody’s a VIP — or thinks they are — “distinguished” is a high bar, indeed. So the party honoring those distinguished citizens had best not be run-of-the mill.   And it wasn’t.   More than 100 members of the Town of Palm Beach...
Sunday, April 15, 2018
As the season draws to a close, many residents are preparing to head north. That means it’s the perfect time to clean out your pantries and donate to the hungry.   For the sixth straight year, the Palm Beach Daily News, Palm Beach Fire-Rescue and...
Saturday, April 14, 2018
You have to wonder at the cockeyed optimists who assumed a secret could be kept from a communications pioneer.   Turns out they were right.   A surprised John Scarpa — and Jana, his equally surprised wife — accepted the Distinguished Citizen Award...
Monday, April 2, 2018
The Palm Beach Daily News, Palm Beach Fire-Rescue and Town of Palm Beach United Way are partnering for the sixth annual Empty Your Pantry Food Drive beginning today.   Through April 23, donations will be accepted for the Farmworker Coordinating...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Football and charity collided Monday morning at The Breakers when Dolphins owner Stephen Ross spoke at the Town of Palm Beach United Way Business and Professional Breakfast. Ross, who is also the owner and chairman of The Related Cos., said he likes...
Sunday, February 4, 2018
More than 100 volunteers kicked off the Town of Palm Beach United Way’s grant-review process with a meet-and-greet cocktail party. The reception took place Jan. 22 at Renato’s. This year, 95 volunteers on 14 teams will participate in the allocation...
Sunday, December 17, 2017
The annual holiday toy drive has wrapped up after another year of generous donations.   The Palm Beach Daily News, in coordination with the Town of Palm Beach United Way and Palm Beach Fire-Rescue, received a total of $9,545. The money will be...
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Both joy and stress are sneaking into the hearts of Palm Beach County residents with the holidays around the corner.   And that’s why one non-profit is getting ready to help a group that can have a hard time during the holidays: low-income families...

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