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February 10, 2018

The team spends Tuesdays and Thursdays in the spring volunteering at First

Serve USA, an organization which attempts to build a positive environment for children

who are from high crime areas.

According to firstserveusa.org, the organization attempts to “teach children ho...

February 6, 2018

Marriage is a bonding between two people for better or for worse. Today many young men and women want to perfect their life before they commit to marriage. Jessica Kenning and Cory Kenning recently tied the knot not long after graduating from Palm Beach Atlantic Univer...

November 22, 2017

What does your family do for the holidays? Do you celebrate thanksgiving or Christmas? Does your family eat certain foods or celebrate the holidays in certain ways? We've asked fellow students what unique or slightly wacky holiday traditions their families happen to do...

October 17, 2017

Whether a muscle sprain, burn, surface cut or sinus headache, everyone experiences pain from time to time.

Pain is the brain receiving signals from nerves, signaling something is wrong in the body. It is meant to help the body, ensuring proper measures are taken in the...

September 21, 2017

 Born and raised in Guatemala City, Palm Beach Atlantic freshman Pablo Castillo had a dream to study in the United States.

“I wanted to pursue something higher,” Castillo said.

His road to higher education had challenges. Castillo and his twin-brother, Juan, applied at a...

May 9, 2017

Stuart, Fla. - With the summer of 2017 upon South Florida, businesses along the Treasure Coast are scrambling to prepare for another possible algae outbreak.

Jordan Schwartz, owner and operator of the family-owned Ohana Surf Shop, states that he has written “all commiss...

May 5, 2017

Photo courtesy of The PediaBlog 

West Palm Beach, Fla. - There are now more drug overdose deaths in the United States than any other time period in history, and each year those numbers are rising.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), th...

May 5, 2017

West Palm Beach, Fla. - In 2016, one person every 15 hours died of an opioid overdose in Palm Beach County.

Part I of The Beacon investigation into this national opioid epidemic detailed what Palm Beach County is doing to fight it, how prescription opioid...

April 28, 2017

In 2016, according to the National Human Trafficking Hotline, there was a total of 7,572 human trafficking cases reported in the United States alone, a 27% increase from 2015. California ranked as number one with 1,323 cases, Texas number two with 670 followed by Flori...

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