13 hrs ago
Flagler Bridge Ramp Reopens
Good news if you drive from Palm Beach to West Palm Beach, however heading back the other way will still be a challenge.
18 hrs ago
WPTV Local News
Plan to fingerprint airline passengers
Tighter security measures could be landing at a south Florida airport near you. There is new talk of fingerprinting foreign passengers before they board flights out of the U.S. Passenger Jasmine Stringer was flying from Palm Beach International to New York City Monday evening.
22 hrs ago
Broward and Palm Beach's Ten Best Burgers
Some food items elicit intense reactions. New Yorkers trash any pizza from anywhere outside of their dear city limits.
Fla. Gov. Scott vetoes sheriff's $1 million 'snitch on your neighbor' program
Gov. Rick Scott on Monday vetoed almost $368 million in state spending before signing the budget for next year, including $1 million for a violence prevention and mental health initiative sought by the Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw .
Watchdog mess could have been avoided if Sharon Bock was IG
For starters, no one who's followed the issue from the start should be surprised about this sticky mess.
Mon May 20, 2013
Straight-Ahead Wednesdays at Havana Hideout: Tom Regis Brings the Groove to Lake Worth
It's 11 p.m. on a pleasant early May evening at Havana Hideout in downtown LDub and Tom Regis and his boys are hitting a slow, bluesy version of "Mercy Mercy Mercy," the Joe Zawinul tune made famous by Cannonball Adderley.
Paul Pope, Embattled National Enquirer Heir, Arrested for Stalking
The Palm Beach society battle between the heirs of the National Enquirer fortune has shifted into high-gear again.
German shepherd dog named Molly is pet of the week in Palm Beach County
Our beautiful pet of the week featured at Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control is Molly.
Sun May 19, 2013
Police Blotter: His Face Fought the Law and the Law Won
Crime is a constant feature of video games writing. Somewhere, someone is doing something illicit with them- sometimes comically stupid , but also potentially tragic.
North Port Sun
Nailing down skilled labor
Every time Mike Kozenieski works with any of the big, top 10 contractors, they always ask him the same question: How's the labor there? Kozenieski, president of Sea Breeze Electric of Port Charlotte, said there is an across-the-board shortage of skilled workers - carpenters, electricians, HVAC, masons, and plumbers - and it is going to take a long ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Florida No. 1 in barring ex-prisoners from voting
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Florida leads the nation by a wide margin in the number of felons who have served their sentences but cannot vote.
Support for homeless unaccompanied youth in PBC and other Fla. school districts
Seven Florida school districts , receive funding for homeless youth education according to a press release issued by the Florida Education Foundation on May 3, 2013.
Connecticut billionaire Edward Lampert in July became the highest profile hedge fund manager to move himself and his operation to Florida.
Celebrities drop big bucks on new homes
Rumor has it that Howard Stern just dropped $52 million on a beachfront estate near Palm Beach, Florida.
Fri May 17, 2013
WPTV Local News
Top 5 vacations for $500 per person
Keeping a vacation within your budget can be difficult, but we're here to help. With West Palm Beach travel agent Mary Hurley-Lane's 40-years of experience, I've created a list of the top 5 vacations for $500 per person.
Pictures We Love: May
Artist Princess Tarinan von Anhalt throws paint into the flow of air coming from a Learjet 40 XR jet engine in West Palm Beach, Florida , on April 30.
Funky Buddha Brewery's New Oakland Park Location Has "Nice Tasting"...
Mark your calendars, microbrew devotees. The Funky Buddha Brewery is officially opening its Oakland Park doors on Saturday, June 1. The best thing to happen to Florida's craft beer scene, the Funky Buddha is slated to have SoFla's largest capacity craft brewery, with the goal of ultimately housing over 30 handcrafted brews on tap.
WPTV Local News
Parents of man shot by deputy may sue
Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw defended deputy Joshua McGee who shot Aldo Alvarez , a neighbor who attacked him, according to the sheriff's office.
Woods Vonn yacht: Tiger Woods, Lindsey Vonn party on his yacht
Woods and Vonn spent time on a yacht -- Woods' yacht -- recently and the paparazzi were on hand to snap some photos.
Thu May 16, 2013
Polish pianist Mariola Cieniawa to clank the keys in Cairo's Manasterly Palace
Mariola Cieniawa, one of Poland's outstanding pianists and chamber musicians, will give a recital at Manasterly Palace on Sunday 19 May.