Feature Stories

Dinosaurs exhibit takes visitors 270 million years back in time


“Dinosaurs Around The World” has arrived at the Science Center after a stop at the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock, Ark., at a cost of $200,000, paid for through the generosity of the Quantum Foundation …

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Meet Wellington’s own paperback writer

Patrick Kendrick

The visitor was escorted through Florida State Prison’s first set of thick steel bars. One by one, the heavy metal doors swung open and then clanged loudly shut behind him. He finally was deposited inside a small …

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For Gladesmen, life will change in River of Grass

Everglades National Park

The aging gladesmen of the River of Grass will eventually have to retire their flying jon boats under new rules for Everglades National Park that instead promise to protect the nation’s largest tropical wilderness for …

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Multilingual Society breaks down language barriers

West Palm Beach Multilingual Society

Two evenings a week, Teolis and a half-dozen other students meet at the nonprofit Multilingual Society on South Olive Avenue in West Palm Beach to spend a couple of hours learning French through lessons …

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Big Dog Ranch getting new home of its own

Big Dog Ranch Rescue

While some heroes sport capes, make speeches and collect awards, others are quietly going about their business putting one foot in front of the other – getting the job done. Such is the work of a team of heroes …

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SkyBike: Car keys not required

SkyBike West Palm Beach

For 55-year-old Steven Kennedy, giving up his car for the daily commute to work each day just made sense. Nowadays, he can be seen downtown pedaling to and from work on a bright-blue bicycle, thanks to a …

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