Region Prepares for Heavy Rains This Weekend

By: Robert S Weinroth The South Florida Water Management District is preparing the regional flood control system to handle heavy local rainfall expected from a tropical wave approaching South Florida this week. The storm system is forecasted to drop as much as 4-6 inches of rain across some areas of the District by Sunday as the storm passes by South More...

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By Robert Weinroth On Sunday, July 28th, 2019
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Florida Friendly Landscaping is the Aim of Boca Raton’s New Ordinance

The City of Boca Raton’s Ordinance 5469 went into effect at the beginning of the year. It dictates the amount of nitrogen and phosphorus that can be used for fertilizer on lawns within the City. The city More...

By Robert Weinroth On Sunday, July 28th, 2019
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From the desk of Palm Beach County Commissioner Robert S. Weinroth

By: Robert S Weinroth Palm Beach County Leads State in Ag Production Palm Beach County is Florida’s top agricultural producing county and takes the title of largest agricultural producing county east of the Mississippi More...

By Robert Weinroth On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
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Erasing the Stigma of Mental Illness

By: Robert S Weinroth With 1 in 5 Floridians experiencing mental health disorders by age 25 the repercussions for the person afflicted and those with whom they interact (family, friends and co-workers to name but More...

By Robert Weinroth On Sunday, July 21st, 2019
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From the desk of Palm Beach County Commissioner Robert S. Weinroth: No Slowing Down for the Summer

By: Robert S Weinroth Update from Behind th Scenes at Palm Beach International Airport My staff and I recently visited with the executive team at Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) that includes Homeland Security More...

By Robert Weinroth On Thursday, July 11th, 2019
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Camino Bridge Reopening Still a Month Out

By: Robert S Weinroth The following is offered as an update on the reopening of the Camino Bridge based on a recent site inspection by the County Engineer: Most of the structural work is complete; Electrical work More...

By Robert Weinroth On Saturday, July 6th, 2019
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How Can Questioning the Holocaust be Happening in Boca Raton?

OPINION BY: Robert S Weinroth In my earliest days of public school education, my teachers would drill us on our math “facts.” Before calculators and handheld computers, it was important to know our multiplication More...

By Robert Weinroth On Monday, July 1st, 2019
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Coach Howard Schnellenberger Among the FAU Legends Selected for Florida Atlantic University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2019

Eight Florida Atlantic University legends representing four teams have been selected for induction into the FAU Athletics Hall of Fame Class 2019 Class. Three coaches and five former student-athletes comprise those More...

By Robert Weinroth On Monday, July 1st, 2019
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From the desk of Palm Beach County Commissioner Robert S. Weinroth: Are You Prepared For Hurricane Season?

By: Robert S Weinroth We are now a month into the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts a “near-normal” season with 2 to 4 major hurricanes expected. Last More...

By Robert Weinroth On Saturday, June 29th, 2019
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Research Park at FAU to Highlight Innovation and Invention at 4th Annual Awards Celebration

The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University recently named the recipients of its fourth annual Research Park Annual Awards. The awards celebration will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 25 from 6:30 to 9:30PM More...