Singer Island, Florida Area News | February 15th, 2015
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SIP'news: SIP'News is your Singer Island area digital news guide covering: Palm Beach Shores, Riviera Beach, Lake Park, North Palm Beach, Lost Tree Village Port of Palm Beach, Lake Worth Inlet, Peanut Island, Lake Worth Lagoon - Florida, USA.  I search the web for any mention of our local area and try my best to keep updating that information here (Mon-Fri) throughout the day.   Clicking on links will take you to each story, some links might be pay-as-you go content. Just use the <  or back button on your browser to return here.  The most recent stories are posted below, older items are rolled over to the news archive section every Monday.  

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From Discover the Palm Beaches: The Lake Worth Street Painting Festival on February 20th and 21st - Wes Blackman's City of Lake Worth Blog - One event not to be missed is the Lake Worth Street Painting Festival, ... Palm Beaches, right on the Intracoastal Waterway and Lake Worth Lagoon.

SUNSET CELEBRATION (Last Friday of each Month) - Lake Park Marina - 105 Lake Shore Drive, Lake Park, FL 33403 Lake Park Marina Lat 26* 47' 36" N · Lon 80* 3' 08" W. Quick Links. Town of Lake Park, Lake Park Public ...

Singer Island, Florida area news and links found on the web this week:

President Clinton campaigns for Hillary in Palm Beach - WPEC - President Bill Clinton told the crowd Monday at the Port of Palm Beach that this election is not about any single issue. "Hillary is running to restore the ...

People on the move: Luly B to usher in TedxBocaRaton - Sun Sentinel - Dawn S. Pardo, chairwoman of the Rivera Beach City Council, has been appointed to the National League of Cities' 2016 Public Safety & Crime ...

Palm Beach County Solid Waste Authority gives $500000 in grants to local towns - Palm Beach Post (blog) - Riviera Beach will get $99,070 to revitalize Cunningham Park. And its Community Redevelopment Agency got $44,646 to create Riviera Beach ...

Tropical Shipping addresses the Property Owners Association - THE PORT OF PALM BEACH POST - ... Shipping. She holds the position of Director, Government and Community Affairs. (Article by George Black Jr./Port of Palm Beach Post/POPBTV) ...

Beach access an issue as Riviera Beach considers condo project - Palm Beach Post (blog) - Access to a stretch of the beach on Singer Island has become a flash point as the Riviera Beach City Council considers approving a 19-story luxury ...

Thousands of sharks teem off Florida beaches - WRIC - ... the Florida waters, at this time, Kajiura said the majority of the blacktips are swarming in the seas from Palm Beach to Singer Island and up to Jupiter ...

Video — Tens of thousands of sharks migrating off Florida coast - Digital Journal - Kajiura noted that "from Palm Beach to Singer Island, it was loaded--literally tens of thousands of sharks." He said he saw very high concentrations of ...

Plan for 4000 new homes in rural Palm Beach County gets initial approval - Sun Sentinel - ... Indian Trails Grove, which would be on nearly 4,900 acres about 20 miles west of Riviera Beach near the JW Corbett Wildlife Management Area.

Casino cruise and port cashing in - WPEC - PORT OF PALM BEACH (CBS12) — It's finally smooth sailing at the Port of Palm Beach for a casino cruise and the port's bottom line. Blue Hoizon ...

Manatee Lagoon opens next to Riviera Beach power plant - WPEC - RIVIERA BEACH (CBS12) — South Florida residents and visitors looking for manatees are likely to find them at a new viewing center built by Florida ...

How 'Old Man' MacArthur ... built North Palm Beach County - Palm Beach Post - The "Chicago financier" owned 80 percent of Lake Park, plus 2,200 acres on Singer Island and land he would name North Palm Beach. He took the ...

Singer Island aerial photos - Wright's Aerials - These are GREAT AERIAL PHOTOS OF SINGER ISLAND.



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 News:
Visit the Palm Beach Shores official website here

more soon, check the archives for recent stories

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

On twitter here -  City of RivieraBeach (@Rivierabch) | Twitter

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 ...

Boundary Map - Riviera Beach Community Redevelopment Agency - The Riviera Beach CRA District is made up of 858 acres (1.1 square miles) along the eastern edge of the city and is home to about 15% of the city's ...

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:

Regular Meeting      Dec 16, 2015        01h 31m     View it here now
Special Meeting      Dec 14, 2015       02h 36m     View it here now!
CRA Meeting      Dec 09, 2015    03h 17m    View it here now
Utility Special District Meeting                
Nov 16, 2015   01h    12m     View it here now

Singer Island, Riviera Beach Florida in the News:

Bill Clinton in South Florida to rally Democrats for Hillary Clinton - Sun Sentinel -Former President Bill Clinton appears at the Port of Palm Beach cruise terminal in Riviera Beach on behalf of his wife's presidential candidacy.

NTSB: Jupiter pilot likely at fault in August plane crash in Keys - Palm Beach Post - Jupiter pilot and retired Riviera Beach Fire Rescue Chief Edward “Russ” Elgin was likely at fault in the August plane crash into Florida Bay that took his ...

Grants to help improve and develop blighted area in Boynton - MyPalmBeachPost - In addition to Boynton, committee members chose to give money to Belle Glade, Riviera Beach, Delray Beach and Lake Worth, according to county ...

VistaBlue Singer Island's soaring two story lobby is designed to have a feature wall clad in granite ... - Pinterest - VistaBlue Singer Island's soaring two story lobby is designed to have a feature wall ... What is your favorite memory of Singer Island's beautiful beaches?

Schools grades released: Palm Beach performs best in South Florida - Sun Sentinel - Washington Elementary in Riviera Beach and Pleasant City Elementary in West Palm Beach, both A-rated in 2014, made steep drops in 2015, falling ...

Friday's Trolley tour to showcase positive side of Lake Worth - MyPalmBeachPost - Riviera Beach, Pahokee and Solid Waste Authority officials are among those expected to attend the tour, which starts at 9 a.m. at the Vista Center on ...

Clinton aims to reset campaign with focus on black voters - WTVD-TV - She's holding a Monday campaign event in Riviera Beach, Florida, a majority African-American city, before meeting with civil rights leaders on ...

Today in Georgia history - Burt Reynolds born - Savannah Morning News - On this day in 1936 actor and director Burt Reynolds was (supposedly) born in Waycross, Ga. Soon afterward his family moved to Riviera Beach, Fla.

Manatees, sightseers flock to power plant - WPBF West Palm Beach - WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. —The FPL power plant in Riviera Beach is becoming a hot spot for both manatees and people. Related. Unmaintained ...

Taylor abandons run for Congress - The South Florida Times - The commission seat in for District 7, which covers most of West Palm Beach, Riviera Beach, and Lake Park, is mostly African- American and most ...

Letters: Shift schools' sports budget to academics - Palm Beach Post (blog) - Class 5A regional semi-final game in Riviera Beach. (Bill Ingram / The Palm Beach Post). Our Palm Beach County School Board members are leaning ...

Silver looks great on local hero - TCPalm - He was called to the ministry and spent decades preaching in Jensen Beach, Riviera Beach and Fort Pierce. He also earned a doctorate in religious ...

Lamplighters spend day at the Capitol - Jackson County Floridan - At the breakfast, the Lamplighters got to meet Men of Omega from across the State of Florida, including the current Chief of Police of Riviera Beach, ...

BEST AT HOME: Try an oyster cracker snack - New Jersey Hills - Fortunately, our friend Anne again invited us to stay in her high-rise condo on Singer Island, a direct drive to the PGA. Unfortunately, we never saw ...

Real Estate/Ahead of the Deal: 150000 new South Florida condo units announced this cycle - Miami Herald - Developers have surpassed the 50,000-unit milestone for new condos announced to be developed east of Interstate 95 in the tricounty South Florida ...

From the Muck Bowl to the Super Bowl: Why Glades football players thrive in NFL - WPEC - Dan Calloway, a South Florida Youth Sports organizer, who trained hundreds of players in Belle Glade, Pahokee and Riviera Beach told CBS12 that ...

Zika virus pregnancy case confirmed in Spain - first in Europe - NanoNews (blog) - “Anybody hearing that, they are going to be concerned and rightly so”, Roger Amidon, the Marriott's general manager and a member of the county's ...

more soon, check the archives for recent stories

Lake Park, Florida in the News:
Visit the Town of Lake Park Florida official website here

Mixed-Use Corridor Joint Town Commission and P&Z Board Meeting - Town of Lake Park CRA - 03/01/2016 - 6:00pm. Location: Town Hall Commission Chambers. 535 Park Avenue. Lake Park, FL 33403. United States. See map: Google Maps ...

Lake Park: Paleface at The Brewhouse Gallery - Best Events - March 01, 2016 at The Brewhouse Gallery in Lake Park, FL. Prolific, influential, cult-hero & indie -folk icon, PALEFACE, is now a high-energy ...

Lake Park: WATERCOLOR with Tom Jones - Best Events - March 05, 2016 at Easel Art Supply Palm Beach in Lake Park, FL. Tom Jones teaches from coast to coast & is considered a Master of his craft. His art ...

Lake Park: Theatre Run for Guffpunch - Best Events - March 05, 2016 at The Kelsey Theater in Lake Park, FL. HELLO FOLKS Calzone Spaceship is going on the road with our first feature movie ...

2yr Anniversary & Grand Opening at The Lake Park Art District - World Eventer - PALEFACE in Lake Park FL @ The Brewhouse Gallery. 01 March, Tuesday. Lake Park. PALEFACE in Lake Park FL @ The Brewhouse Gallery.

Why Grand Celebration is the Ship for You - Cruise Critic - Grand Celebration sails two-night cruises that leave from the Port of Palm Beach every other day, making it easy for potential passengers to schedule.

Brewhouse Gallery in Lake Park is hosting The Back Alley Art Festival - Jupiter Surf Report - ... you walk straight back through The Brewhouse Gallery back door you will be dropped into the center of the event 720 Park Ave Lake Park, FL 33403.

more soon, check the archives for recent stories

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

Village of North Palm Beach website
North Palm Beach Parks & Recs Calendar and Activities Guide

Village of North Palm Beach on Facebook

On twitter - North Palm Beach Rec @ NPB Recreation

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

North Palm Beach - Wright's Aerials - Aerial Photos of North Palm Beach. ... NORTH PALM BEACH. NORTH PALM BEACH 97A - SONY DSC. NORTH PALM BEACH 97A. SONY DSC ...

In the news: 

$32 million sale in Palm Beach shines light on waterfront 'spec' houses - Palm Beach Daily News - North Palm Beach attorney Curtis Shenkman is identified in state business records as the manager of 225 Indian Road Holdings LLC. That company ...

Super Bowl gets 111.9 million viewers, down from last year - KOKI FOX 23 - ... says Earl Stewart, who owns a Toyota dealership in North Palm Beach, Florida, far from the roiling markets in New York, Frankfurt and Shanghai.

Lost Tree Village Charitable Foundation Incorporated in North Palm Beach, Florida - - Lost Tree Village Charitable Foundation Incorporated is a tax exempt organization located in North Palm Beach, Florida. Donations to Lost Tree ...

UPDATED: Palm Beach 'spec' house facing inlet sells for $32 million - Palm Beach Daily News - North Palm Beach attorney Curtis Shenkman is recorded as its manager in state business records. Still under construction, the house was not listed for ...

Police agencies donate bikes to nonprofit to benefit kids, adults in need - Sun Sentinel - The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office and agencies in Boynton Beach, North Palm Beach, Palm Beach Gardens, to name a few, all donate bikes ...

BurgerFi, Amongst Nation's Fastest Growing Natural Burger Restaurant Chains, to Exhibit at ... - (press release) - North Palm Beach, FL (Restaurant News Release) Swiftly approaching its hundredth restaurant, BurgerFi, among the fastest growing

How big should North Palm Beach's new clubhouse be?  Palm Beach Post (blog) - The new North Palm Beach Country Club is the heart of the village, and residents want to make sure families with kids still feel welcome there when it's ...

Technomarine Yachts acquires Palm Beach Power Boats - Boating Industry - NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. – Technomarine Group has recently announced that Technomarine Yachts, Inc. has acquired the yacht brokerage firm ...

Where's the bargain gasoline? Try suburban West Palm Beach area - Palm Beach Post (blog) - Regular is also $1.70 a gallon at Citgo, 100 N. Federal Highway at Palmett0 Drive, North Palm Beach. Palm Beach County's average for a gallon of ...

North Palm Beach's future: Retail, houses in, more offices out - MyPalmBeachPost - North Palm Beach's future is likely to hold more retail stores and housing, plus prettier streets more suitable for walkers and bicyclists. That was the ...

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, Surfing, Fishing,  in the News:

Boaters: 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 -

Bill to be stand-in for Hillary at fund-raiser - Palm Beach Daily News - But her husband, former president Bill Clinton, will take her place at both a rally at the Port of Palm Beach and a fundraiser at the Palm Beach home of ...

Lake Worth Lagoon - Florida Museum of Natural History - University of Florida - Learn more about South Florida's Lake Worth Lagoon habitat with the Florida Museum.

Outdoors calendar - Sun Sentinel - 19-20, with fishing out of Government Cut, Hillsboro Inlet or Lake Worth Inlet. Entry fee is $1,495 plus tax. Final registration is 6 p.m. Feb.

Massive winter storm creates surfer's paradise in Palm Beach - MyPalmBeachPost - “This can be a world-class spot,” said Kohl Francoeur, who was surfing south of the Lake Worth Inlet off Palm Beach. “I'd say it's 3 feet overhead.”.

more soon, check the archives for recent stories

Other News of interest around the Greater Singer Island Florida area:

You can view last week's news,  and other archived Singer Island / area news - Here

Singer Island, Florida area Safety/Security Updates - Visit CrimeReports free daily reports of activity in our area and/or to download their iphone/android apps.

Florida Department of Law Enforcement - Sexual Offender / Predator Flyers


DOB :  06/18/1967

Reported Offender Address:  2501 PARK AVE APT 7, RIVIERA BEACH, FL, 33404

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DOB :  06/15/1979

Reported Offender Address:  TRANSIENT 1177 BLUE HERON BLVD, RIVIERA BEACH, FL, 33404

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Offender Name :  JOSE LUIS COLON

DOB :  11/05/1976

Reported Offender Address:  1217 ISLAND RD APT 1, RIVIERA BEACH, FL, 33404

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DOB :  06/08/1980

Reported Offender Address:  TRANSIENT PHIL FOSTER PARK, RIVIERA BEACH, FL, 33404

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DOB :  06/18/1967

Reported Offender Address:  2432 PARK AVE APT 4, RIVIERA BEACH, FL, 33404

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