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Wellington to temporarily change water disinfection process

(Press Release) Posted July 7, 2014 WELLINGTON – Residents within Wellington’s Water Service Area may notice a slight chlorine taste and odor in the drinking water during the period of July 12 through July 28, 2014. This is due to a temporary change in the water disinfection process. The water disinfection process will change from the present combined chlorine treatment …

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Arts program aimed at area third-graders

Ever wondered if your child is a potential Picasso, prima ballerina or concert cellist? Beginning June 17, the Center for Creative Education will offer 60 rising third-grade students the opportunity to discover their passion for the arts. CCE is launching the “Discover Series,” a program that will allow young children to explore music, dance, theater, visual arts and media. Talent …

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False alarm: Palm Beach Zoo tiger not pregnant

A female Malayan tiger believed to be pregnant at the Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society may have experienced a false pregnancy, according to zoo officials. In a press release sent out by the zoo on June 9, zoo officials believe …

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Village Music Wellington voted No. 1 in nation

It may not be on the same level as winning an Oscar, but to Wellington residents Steve & Donna Willey, it comes awfully close. The Willey’s music store, Village Music Wellington, has just been recognized as “Best New Music Dealer in the U.S.” by retail music industry magazine The Music & Sound Retailer. ...

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Wellington Idol returns for another exciting year

WELLINGTON — Forget about American Idol. Aspiring singers from Wellington have their own chance to shine and along the way possibly grab a $500 grand prize as the Wellington Idol competition returns for another year. Only solo acts are permitted and those wishing to perform must be at least eight years old as of Feb. 1. Also, contestants must reside …

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Former TV weatherman Rob Lopicola sentenced to prison

WEST PALM BEACH — Former WPTV-Channel 5 weatherman Rob Lopicola has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for sex charges involving teenagers and computer pornography. Palm Beach County Judge Barry Cohen imposed the sentence Dec. 20 on 44-year-old Rob Lopicola, who was convicted of lewd and lascivious battery on a 15-year-old boy and attempted battery on a …

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