Pandemic Creating Mental Health Issues for County Residents Coping with its Impacts

The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been extremely stressful for many within our community. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Coping with stress is critical to avoid losing control. Stress during an infectious disease outbreak can include Fear and More...

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By Robert Weinroth On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

As Businesses Begin to Re-Open, Steps Must Be Taken to Protect Against Contaminated Water

What happened in my building water system while the building was out of use? The building water system begins at the meter where water enters the building and includes all plumbing, storage and fixtures More...

By Robert Weinroth On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

Businesses Re-Open Under Strict Requirements to Protect Public from Resurgence of COVID-19

Hair salons, barber shops and nail salons in Palm Beach County were given the green light to re-open on on Monday. However, they are being required to restrict occupancy to 50 percent of building capacity. They More...

By Robert Weinroth On Thursday, May 7th, 2020

Let’s Not Forget the August Primary and November General Election As We Respond to COVID-19

While we have been focused on stemming the spread of the new coronavirus, it is important not to forget we have a Primary Election coming up on August 18th and the General Election (where federal, state and More...

By Robert Weinroth On Friday, May 1st, 2020

Impact 100 PBC Announces 10 Finalists for Five $100,000 High-Impact Grants

For the fifth year in a row, Impact 100 Palm Beach County will be awarding five $100,000 high-impact grants to our local community nonprofits! Congratulations to the ten finalists listed below as they now More...

By Robert Weinroth On Saturday, April 25th, 2020

It’s Time to Make Plans for Relaxing Restrictions in Palm Beach County

Opinion by: Robert S Weinroth As Florida has now exceeded 30,000 confirmed cases of COVID19 the questions being asked are; when will the lockdown end and has putting our lives on hold produced the anticipated More...

By Robert Weinroth On Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

Palm Beach County Tax Collector Anne Gannon to Reopen Delray Beach Office April 27

Service will be limited to Palm Beach County residents with driver license appointments. Constitutional Tax Collector Anne M. Gannon today announced a critical first step toward reopening the agency’s More...

By Robert Weinroth On Tuesday, April 21st, 2020

Palm Beach County Charts a Path to Relaxing Restrictions

In tandem with the Governor’s Task Force to Re-Open Florida, our county continues its planning effort to navigate the county through recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. County Mayor Dave Kerner is More...

By Robert Weinroth On Monday, April 20th, 2020

COVID-19 Update from your Palm Beach County Commissioner

First and foremost, we would like to thank everyone for their patience and adherence to the restrictions that have been in place for the last month! Because of your cooperation, we are finally starting to turn More...

By Robert Weinroth On Saturday, April 18th, 2020

Palm Beach County Provides List of Mental Health Resources for Use During COVID-19 Pandemic

In the face of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many residents are seeking assistance in dealing with the stress resulting from the crisis. Palm Beach County School District  The school district has More...