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November 23, 2011

Posted in Education

Coalition creating better lives through literacy /via palmbeachdailynews.com

Posted in Water Sustainability and Quality

Palm Beach County proposes fertilizer rules aimed at reducing water pollution /via sun-sentinel.com

Posted in Wage Theft

Activists call on Macy's, Beall's to stop fighting ordinance cracking down on wage theft /via floridaindependent.com

November 10, 2011

Posted in Veterans Affairs

Using Veterans Day as a teaching moment for children /via sun-sentinel.com

Posted in Foreclosure

In Florida, foreclosure lull ends: signs of a ramp-up were seen as new filings spiked 28% in FL from Oct to Sept. (via palmbeachpost.com)

Posted in Domestic Abuse

342 used cellphones to be given to domestic violence victims by Palm Beach County clerk /via palmbeachpost.com

September 23, 2011

Posted in Mental Wellness

Blue Cross move hurts mental health patients /via palmbeachpost.com

September 21, 2011

Posted in Employment

Palm Beach Atlantic University touts $309.7M impact on Palm Beach County economy this year /via palmbeachdailynews.com

September 20, 2011

Posted in Child Safety

Passage of a 'Caylee's law' no sure thing in Florida Senate: Lawmakers consider whether to impose jail sentences or fines for failing to report a child missing, or whether enough protections against child abuse and neglect are already on the books. /via palmbeachpost.com

September 19, 2011

Posted in Community Health

Binge Drinking and Obesity Increasing in Broward and Palm Beach Counties /via browardpalmbeach.com

September 15, 2011

Posted in Hurricanes

Emergency managers: One hurricane pet shelter not enough for Palm Beach County /via palmbeachpost.com

September 09, 2011

Posted in Supporting the Arts

New Norton exec Alswang, economy redesigning art museum's cultural identity; upcoming exhibitions will feature contemporary art and fashion /via palmbeachdailynews.com

September 06, 2011

Posted in Elder Care

Elderly abuse is on the rise in South Florida. In PBC, there were 3,957 cases of elder abuse in 2010-11, up from 3,516 the year before. /via sun-sentinel.com

August 05, 2011

Posted in Affordable Housing

Riviera Beach giving low-income families chance to rent upscale homes /via sfltimes.com

July 18, 2011

Posted in Youth Crime and Violence

Videotaped teen's death in West Palm Beach lockup raises questions about a new law that makes it illegal for government agencies to make photos or recordings of a death public  /via miamiherald.com

July 12, 2011

Posted in Gulf Oil Spill

Fla. economists look at oil spill revenue losses /via businessweek.com

June 03, 2011

Posted in Fair Housing

Hollywood developer Cornerstone Group accused of building apartments and condominiums inaccessible for people with disabilities, including Preserve at Boynton Beach /via sun-sentinel.com

Posted in Fair Housing