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Lake Worth: The Seminole’s ‘Breadbasket’ in 1841

When the first pioneers settled along the shores of Lake Worth in the late 1870s, they found a pristine wilderness and assumed...
Best Friends Animal Society offers the top five ways pets can make our 2021 New Year’s resolutions stick.

Top 5 ways pets can make 2021 New Year’s resolutions stick

After a tumultuous 2020, it may be more imperative than ever to strive for physical, mental and emotional balance.

Historians document Seminole Tribe of Florida’s legacy

The Seminole village chieftain Cha-Chi faced a fateful decision on Nov. 7, 1841, one which would...
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Community News

Foundation contributes more than money, it delivers on dreams

The Kathryn A. Basile Foster a Dream Foundation contributed $10,000 to...

Christmas duo recognized for going the extra mile

Communities Connected for Kids congratulates Linda Beland and Christina Kaiser for winning the most recent Going the Extra Mile...

CCKids staff shine on national stage

Jerra Wisecup and Chyna Degginger, both CCKids staff members, were two of only eight child-welfare professionals recognized nationally,,,
Schools

Treasure Coast Food Bank’s winter Culinary Training Academy begins Feb. 8

Students learn principles of cooking, but also emerge from the course with an understanding...

UF study on termites’ evolution tells us they are more than wood-eating roaches

In the study released this week, Chouvenc led a team of scientists who have pieced together a complex puzzle...
Government
Village of Indiantown officials seek public input to assist in the planning and design of its future Village Hall
AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor answers your questions about Social Security.
Opinion
UF scientists study shopping trends

There are nearly 300 crops produced in Florida, most of which come in vast array of varieties.

Smyth: Brighter days ahead for local journalism?

Weather

Eta was rare November surprise for South & SW Florida and the Keys

Now that the water has receded and the cleanup is underway, let’s take a closer look at Eta’s track as well as how rare of an event...

Nation & World

Mexico's president says he's tested positive for COVID-19

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Sunday he has tested positive for COVID-19 and that the symptoms are mild. Mexico's president, who has been criticized for …

After failed Trump romance, France seeks reset under Biden

PARIS (AP) — After increasingly strained U.S.-France relations under Donald Trump, President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron agreed Sunday to work closely together to fight the …

VIRUS TODAY: More hospital ICUs edge nearer a breaking point

Here’s what’s happening Sunday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.: THREE THINGS TO KNOW TODAY — Straining to handle record numbers of COVID-19 patients, hundreds of the nation’s …

2 injured after police car drives through crowd at race

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — At least two people were injured when a police officer responding to a report of a street race plowed his car through a crowd of pedestrians that had gathered around him and …
State

Florida man charged with killing mother, attacking neighbor

TITUSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A man from Florida's Space Coast was charged Sunday with killing his mother and then going inside a nearby house and attacking a neighbor, authorities said. Scott Main, …

Florida man faces Capitol riot charges after posting images

FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who posted photos and videos of himself inside the nation's Capitol during a riot by loyalists of President Donald Trump is now facing criminal …

Deputies say missing man killed by man from dating app date

DELAND, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who had gone missing was killed by a man he met on a dating app, authorities said Sunday. Michael Harris, 20, was arrested Saturday for the death of 63-year-old …

Plane returns to gate after being hit by bird during takeoff

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A North Carolina-bound flight had to return to the gate in Florida after it was struck by a bird during takeoff on Sunday. Delta flight 2084 from Tampa to Raleigh returned to …