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October 29, 2018

Editor's Note: The person interviewed for this report, Roberto Amortegui, is related to the reporter. The Beacon Today faculty advisor Dr. Israel Balderas approved it since the questions and story assignment focused on consumer reporting and not solely promoting Auto C...

Delray Beaches’ Miracle League provides disabled children the opportunity to play baseball and be in a positive environment. Julia Kadel, the founder of Miracle League, has worked to provide these kids with an experience that they can look forward to with excitement. M...

October 15, 2018

Much like every city, West Palm Beach has a budget. This budget keeps schools running, makes monitoring crime easier and more effective for police officers and even maintains the road system; most residents do not understand the intricacies of the budget.

“I don’t know...

According to an article from Usnews.com, public schools in the United States are experiencing a decline in art programs. More than 80 percent of school districts across the nation have faced budget cuts since 2008. Another source, Sfasu.edu, says art departments are th...

October 11, 2018

Even though the Northwood Village neighborhood in West Palm Beach is a growing business district, it is surrounded on all sides by crime, according to Neighborhood Scout. Despite attempts to make the area appear safer, the city's Community Redevelopment Agency has deci...

October 9, 2018

West Palm Beach, Fla. – Emily Fedeli and Abby Hackett love to relax at a secluded beach in the town of Palm Beach just off Sunset Avenue. Almost immediately last Sunday, the two college students started coughing and wheezing after dipping into the ocean. By Friday, Fed...

An accident occurred between a motorcyclist and a car in the intersection of South Olive Avenue and Acacia Road on Sept. 20, sending a young man flying into the air and leaving him with severe head trauma.

Payne McIntosh and a friend were driving their motorcycles north...

A few months ago on Clematis Street, laughter and the bustling of footsteps were the predominant sounds in the air. Now the only audible noise is the metallic clang of shovels and power tools.

Posters all around Clematis Street unveiled the “Dig Zone” and refer to...

April 9, 2018

The West Palm Beach Police Department (WPBPD) had a dive team late Monday (April 9) at the scene of a stabbing which occurred Sunday April 8 along the Intracoastal waterway. Officers were diving below the Royal Park Bridge at the intersection of Flagler and Okeechobee,...

March 11, 2018

From Elizabeth Ave. Station’s opening in the warehouse district to the several new restaurants Clematis Street welcomed this past year, West Palm Beach is experiencing a steady growth of local businesses.

Ambitious business owners are seeking a growing market, and it se...

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