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Officer who shot, paralyzed unarmed black teen promoted

A Florida officer who shot and a paralyzed an unarmed man in 2013 has been promoted.

Adam Lin, a deputy with the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, was promoted to sergeant Wednesday, … 120 more words

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County Mayor Vana goes off on homeless problem at John Prince Park

UPDATED (12:19 p.m.) – Palm Beach County Mayor Shelley Vana’s frustration with the chronic homeless problem at John Prince Park spilled over Tuesday in a joint meeting with the… 778 more words

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County mayor Vana goes off on homeless problem at John Prince Park

UPDATED (12:19 p.m.) – Palm Beach County Mayor Shelley Vana’s frustration with the chronic homeless problem at John Prince Park spilled over Tuesday in a joint meeting with the… 778 more words

Commissioners discuss ways to help the poor

The purpose of the workshop was to receive a report on the working poor in Palm Beach County and figure out ways to help.

And that’s what the County Commission did Tuesday. 104 more words

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PBSO deputy who shot, paralyzed unarmed bicyclist Dontrell Stephens given promotion

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Adams Lin, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s deputy who was captured on video shooting an unarmed bicyclist in 2013, was recently promoted to sergeant. 146 more words

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Homeless pack West Palm Beach as city struggles to find solutions

Homeless men and women asleep on the grounds of Currie Park in West Palm Beach are only the symptom.

The city of West Palm Beach has been struggling to address the causes of homelessness that have turned several public spaces, such as Currie Park, into transient camp. 152 more words

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PBC to hold workshops on working poor, health care

Palm Beach County will hold two workshop sessions today, the first on efforts to help the working poor and the second on health care.

Both sessions will be held in the sixth-floor chambers of the Palm Beach County government center, located at 301 N. 55 more words

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