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Singer Island, Florida News: August 3, 2015

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7/29 - Special Note:  At least 4 more lots of the submerged land in the Munyon's Cove area of Singer Island have traded hands. This is the area/historic cove that's just east of Little Munyon Island. If you read the sign at 5281 Ocean Drive there is 1 more under contract for a total of 6 lots now owned or controlled by Renegade Trust.  Each lot is approximately 100ft by 2300ft. You can visit this PAPA link to view the property lines: http://www.co.palm-beach.fl.us/papa/Asps/papagis/papagis.aspx?qvalue=56434222000010080 .

Top Stories:

Lobsterfest this Saturday - August 8th @ Sailfish Marina - http://www.sailfishmarina.com/events/#Lobsterfest

Singer Island Spiny Lobsterfest - Palm Beach - Singer Island Spiny Lobsterfest Few words perk up our ears more than "lobsterfest." Florida's spiny lobster season is officially underway, with divers ...

Update: Boat parade for missing teens Monday night in Jupiter - Palm Beach Post - Elizabeth Legore, owner of Vegabound Apparel in North Palm Beach, donated 20 percent of the store's earning Saturday to the cause and set up a ...

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers short $1.7 million for dredging - Palm Beach Daily News - Plans for the next dredging of the Lake Worth Inlet are in limbo because of a $1.7 million shortfall, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says. The Corps ...

Old World Bollworm on radar of Florida, US agriculture officials -Palm Beach Post (blog) -... PetroQuest Energy · phony cancer charities · Plum Organics · Port of Palm Beach · Port of Palm Beach Centennial · precious metals transactions ...

Vonage founder Citron pays $9M for Ritz-Carlton condos at Singer Island -South Florida Business Journal -The Ritz-Carlton at Singer Island was built in 2008 and acquired in 2010 by 2700 North Ocean LLC, an affiliate of Lionheart Capital in Miami Beach.

Riviera Beach allocates $12M to fix streets, sidewalks -WPTV.com -Cracked sidewalks, big potholes in roads. Those are common sights on many streets in Riviera Beach. City officials acknowledge they're in desperate ...

Sea Turtle Conservation League of Singer Island - Facebook - Check out nest updates and videos from their  morning walks on the beach. (it's looking like a big season, check out all the vids of the latest hatchlings!)

Town of Palm Beach Shores:
Visit the Palm Beach Shores official website here

more soon, check the archives for recent stories

City of Riviera Beach:
Visit the City of Riviera Beach official website here

City News:

Riviera Beach's Plan for Street Paving on Singer Singer Island - an interesting infographic from the Singer Island Civic Association. 

Riviera Beach CRA - Facebook - One of the primary goals of the Riviera Beach CRA is improving our neighborhoods. The link takes you to a report detailing our progress and ...

Riviera Beach City Meetings on Internet Video -> Stay informed:
(by viewing these online, you can fast forward, pause or rewind as you like)

Regular City Council Meeting Jul 15, 2015 39 03h06m Click here to view it now!
CRA Meeting Jul 22, 2015 23 02h45m Click here to view it now


Riviera Beach in the News:

THANK YOU RBCRA Ambassadors!
  The Riviera Beach Community Redevelopment Agency celebrated the first anniversary of its Clean and Safe Ambassador Program on July 15. Back Row left to right: Mark Winn, Bernard Jones, Javarious Jackson, Rod McLeod, Maurice Ward, Da’Kwon DePolo. Front Row left to right: Larry Barbaree, Neimah Spence, Cecelia Rowley, Tony Brown, Dena Clemons, John Banks, Antoine Bartee, Howard Kerr -  Photo courtesy: O’Donnell Agency

New coalition forms to support All Aboard Florida -Palm Beach Post (blog) -... business owner and real estate professional in Boca Raton; Sandie Foland, owner of Barron Sign & Manufacturing located in Riviera Beach; Brock ...

Wanted: Primaries that pull pols toward the center -Palm Beach Post (blog) -Palm Beach County Supervisor of Election personnel, process absentee ballot casts for primary candidates August, 2014, in Riviera Beach.

Teachers spend summer in STEM externships -Sun Sentinel -s Information Management team and their Manatee Education Center in Riviera Beach, sugar producer Florida Crystals, Lockheed Martin, NCCI and ...

Riviera Beach mayor to seek reelection -Styrk -WPTV - West Palm, FL. Share. August 2, 2015 7:40 PM EDT. 0 points. 0 comments. Riviera Beach mayor to seek reelection ...

19 in custody after coming ashore in Jupiter Island Monday -TCPalm -Some have been taken to a Border Patrol station in Riviera Beach, said Border Patrol Agent Frank Miller. The last landing of immigrants in Martin ...

Gerald Hearns ready to step it up for A&M football and his community - WPEC - Riviera Beach, Fla. (CB12) - Former Dwyer star Gerald Hearns is expected to be the big spark on offense for Florida A & M starting Tuesday at traning ...

Lawmakers in Tallahassee continue to get richer - Miami Herald - Bobby Powell, D-Riviera Beach, an urban planner who works at a Palm Beach County design firm, or Rep. Dane Eagle, R-Cape Coral, a Realtor.

more soon, check the archives for recent stories

Lake Park:
Visit the Town of Lake Park Florida official website here

Loss of Dunkin' Donuts dining room will leave a hole in my heart -Palm Beach Post (blog) -Seven days a week, the retired Singer Island boat captain — accompanied by his wife, Joan — enjoys coffee in a ceramic mug and a breakfast ...

Lake Park: The Freefall Experience collab with MYLO RANGER at The Brewhouse Gallery -Best Events -August 07, 2015 at The Freefall Experience in Lake Park, FL. Our August show comes with a special twist! We will be inside The Brewhouse Gallery ...

Lake Park: The String Assassins @ The Brewhouse Gallery - muuie - August 22, 2015 at The Brewhouse Gallery in Lake Park, FL. Oh boy, the long-awaited triumphant return… This was one of the best shows we have ...

STORE ASSET PROTECTION MGR - America's Job Exchange - Home Depot has a job for STORE ASSET PROTECTION MGR- Lake Park, FL, 572011425 in Lake Park, Florida. View job details and apply for the job.

more soon, check the archives for recent stories

Village of North Palm Beach, John D. MacArthur Beach State Park & Lost Tree Village:

Village of North Palm Beach website
North Palm Beach Parks & Recs Calendar and Activities Guide
Latest Newsletter and July Fourth Fireworks Information

July 2015 Events at John D. MacArthur Beach State Park -
Online Calendar

In the news:

Tourney play in high gear - Greenville Daily Reflector - Georgia's Northern Little League All-Stars started the day with a 10-9 come-from-behind victory over North Palm Beach County, Fla., in which they ...

Calendar - Village of North Palm Beach - Friday Night Pool Parties. 2015-6-12T6:30 PMJune 12, 6:30 PM - August 14, 10:00 PM @ North Palm Beach Pool. More Details ...

Town attorney receives 'Legal Elite' honor - Palm Beach Daily News - ... deals primarily in matters of municipal administrative law. He also represents the towns of Gulf Stream and Jupiter Island and Lost Tree Village.

more soon, check the archives for recent stories

Port of Palm Beach, Lake Worth Inlet, Peanut Island, Lake Worth Lagoon, Atlantic Ocean, The Bahamas & Area Boating, Diving, Fishing, Etc. News:

here is a list of where to buy Ethanol Free Gas in FL - if local here are two:
Riviera Beach - MARATHON - Palm Bch Port Marathon - 561-494-0260 - 1201 Broadway - details
Riviera Beach - MOBIL - Stop N Shop - 561-863-9559 - 1001 W Blue Heron Blvd -

OSHA cites port contractor again - PressReader - ... Shoreline Foundation Inc., a marine construction firm that has been working on the $27.2 million Slip 3 project at the Port of Palm Beach since 2013, ...

Museum issue stalls fix-up of Kennedy bunker - The Real Deal South Florida (press release) (registration) (blog) - The Port of Palm Beach is the owner of the Kennedy bunker dating back the Cold War era as well as a former U.S. Coast Guard station located on ...

more soon, check the archives for recent stories

Other News of Interest:

'EPIC' photo captures earth a million miles away - MyPalmBeachPost (subscription) - "This color image of Earth was taken by NASA's Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC), a four megapixel CCD camera and telescope.

Town to seek $15.5 million from state for beach project cost-sharing - Palm Beach Daily News - This year, Brazil said he expects the town will receive the full 75 percent cost share, or $189,000, for work near the Lake Worth Inlet. Those projects ...


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