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Loxahatchee man sentenced to 11 years in prison for crash that killed motorcyclist

A 47-year-old Loxahatchee man was sentenced to 11 years in prison for driving while intoxicated and killing a motorcyclist.

In July 2011, John Henry Fogarty IIIwas driving a 2006 Ford F-350 near Okeechobee Boulevard and U.S. 441 in Royal Palm Beach when he rear-ended a motorcycle that was stopped at a traffic light. Mitchell Wade [...]

Robert Barbieri, 68, of Loxahatchee Groves, was arrested Tuesday in connection … – Sun

Investigators said Robert Barbieri came home at about 7:30 p.m., leaned his head against a wall and told people in the house he hit something.

It was only about a half hour before, on June 16, when Palm Beach County Sheriff’s deputies said the Loxahatchee Groves man, 68, was driving a 2005 Chevy Tahoe that [...]

WPB boaters rescued after vessel reportedly takes on water

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) – The occupants of an ailing vessel, reportedly taking on water off the coast of West Palm Beach, have been rescued, according to the Lake Worth Coast Guard Station.

The Coast Guard received a Mayday call from a boat owner around 3:30 p.m., said a dispatcher at the Lake Worth [...]

Beloved Island Jacks cook killed in hit-and-run

Story by Al Pefley / CBS12 NewsWEST PALM BEACH,F la. — West Palm Beach Police are investigating an early-morning crash Tuesday that killed a man on a bicycle.

David Larsen, 45, was killed while riding home on his bike near the intersection of Okeechobee Blvd and Sansbury’s Way, a few miles from the bar [...]

Investigators find SUV that killed Loxahatchee mom in hit-and-run – Sun

Investigators have found a damaged SUV they say was involved in a hit-and-run that killed a Loxahatchee mom on Sunday.

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Accident on Beeline Hwy. hospitalizes two

PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL (WFLX) – Two patients were taken to St. Mary’s Medical Center after being injured in a two-vehicle accident on Sunday night in Unincorporated Palm Beach County, said Captain Albert Borroto, spokesman for Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.

One patient suffered serious injuries, and the other patient suffered minor injuries, Borroto said.

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Woman charged with Atlantis Chevron robbery – Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm …

ATLANTIS, FL (WFLX)-  Heather Kelly of Fort Pierce is being held in the Martin County Jail in connection with the robbery of the Chevron Station in Atlantis on Tuesday according to Atlantis police.

UPDATE, WED 5 PM: The Florida Highway Patrol stopped Kelly for speeding as she drove north on I-95 in Martin County and [...]

Former dentist pleads guilty to abusing child during treatment

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) – Former West Palm Beach children’s dentist Thomas Floyd has pleaded guilty to charges that he abused a 4-year-old boy he was treating in his office. Floyd was arrested last September by the West Palm Beach Police Department.

Floyd has agreed to relinquish his dentist license in Florida and will [...]

Southern Boulevard in West Palm Beach becoming more like a mini-expressway

Story by Angel Streeter / Sun SentinelPosted by Scott T. Smith / CBS12 NewsWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Southern Boulevard technically isn’t a highway, but transportation officials are starting to treat it like one.

Soon, the Florida Department of Transportation will erect large, overhead electronic message boards on the road, giving commuters a driving [...]

Southern Boulevard in Palm Beach County evolving again as improvements … – Sun

Southern Boulevard technically isn’t a highway, but transportation officials are starting to treat it like one.

Soon, the Florida Department of Transportation will erect large, overhead electronic message boards on the road, giving commuters a driving experience similar to what can be found on Interstate 95 and Florida’s Turnpike.

This will be the first road [...]

4 dead in mid-air collision west of Anthem

PHOENIX (CBS5) –

Four people died when two planes collided in the air west of Anthem on Friday morning, according to a Phoenix Fire Department spokesman.

A statement from the Federal Aviation Administration stated a pilot reported seeing the collision about 10 a.m.

The crash area is about 15 miles west-northwest of the Deer Valley [...]

Women arrested after using baby stroller to steal clothes – Fox29 WFLX TV, West …

BOCA RATON. FL (WFLX) - Two women were arrested last Friday after Boca Raton Police charged them with trying to steal clothes from Macy’s using a baby stroller.

Lauren Healy and Natalie Baitz, according to an arrest report, were observed by store security at the Macy’s at the Town Center Mall selecting multiple pieces of clothing.

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Parents’ of man shot by off-duty deputy seek legal action

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) - Aldo Alvarez, the man investigators say was shot by off duty Palm Beach County Sheriff’s deputy Joshua McGehee, is now being represented by West Palm Beach attorney Wayne Richter.

Richter and Alvarez’s parents are considering legal action after Alvarez was shot by McGehee in the deputy’s driveway in Royal Palm Beach [...]

Yoga causing problems for men

(WFLX) – Stress relief, pain relief, a better night’s rest: All good reasons to give yoga a try, right?

Maybe not if you’re a man.

A recent study found that men are getting hurt in the yoga studio at a much higher rate than women, and those injuries to men are much more [...]

Off-duty officer shoots intruder

It happened Wednesday afternoon in the 600 block of Garden Cress Trail in Royal Palm Beach.

The sheriff’s office says the deputy’s car was parked at the home at the time.

Trauma Hawk transported the man to St. Mary’s Medical Center, according to Albert Borroto from Palm Beach Fire Rescue. His condition is not known.

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Off-duty officer shoots intruder – Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, Florida

It happened Wednesday afternoon in the 600 block of Garden Cress Trail in Royal Palm Beach.

The sheriff’s office says the deputy’s car was parked at the home at the time.

Trauma Hawk transported the man to St. Mary’s Medical Center, according to Albert Borroto from Palm Beach Fire Rescue. His condition is not known.

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Coast Guard suspends search for teen – Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach …

JUNO BEACH, FL (WFLX) - A mother, trying to stay hopeful, is coping with the devastating reality that her 16-year-old son may have drowned off Juno Beach.

Previously: Now, Billy Patients’s family is pointing fingers at the people who were supposed to be watching him. “I’m not holding up. I’m angry. I’m scared. I feel a little guilty,” said Rita Patient, Billy’s [...]

Coast Guard suspends search for teen – Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach …

JUNO BEACH, FL (WFLX) - A mother, trying to stay hopeful, is coping with the devastating reality that her 16-year-old son may have drowned off Juno Beach.

Previously: Now, Billy Patients’s family is pointing fingers at the people who were supposed to be watching him. “I’m not holding up. I’m angry. I’m scared. I feel a little guilty,” said Rita Patient, Billy’s [...]

Woman on bicycle hit on Southern Boulevard near Royal Palm Beach, taken to …

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