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Suburban West Palm Beach woman charged with four counts of animal cruelty
A woman faces animal cruelty charges after the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said an investigator found four emaciated pit bulls living for the past two months in crates stacked inside of a shed that lacked any clean air.
West Palm man dies in head-on collision in Martin County; car catches fire
INDIANTOWN — A West Palm Beach man died Sunday night in a head-on crash in Martin County that left his car in flames, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Jorge Enrique Avila, 50, died in the crash, which took place just after 6 p.m., FHP said.
First testimony expected against pastor charged with betraying trust, preying on girls
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — Testimony is expected to get underway Monday afternoon in the trial of a Palm Beach County pastor accused of preying on young women and girls who trusted him.
Christmas Day (and Eve!) Dinners in Palm Beach County
Here’s a list of Palm Beach County restaurants offering prix-fixe Christmas Eve and Christmas Day meals. Put on some festive gear, eat some terrific food and have FUN!. On Christmas Eve, offering a three-course, prix-fixe menu for $62 per person. 499 S. Federal Highway, Boca Raton; 561/325-8000; loc
Police: DNA, GPS link man to attack on female jogger
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — DNA evidence and a GPS tracker helped police arrest a man accused of attacking a female jogger in West Palm Beach. Leronce Cheeks, 25, is facing a charge of sexual battery.
Palm Beach County deputy faces no charges after running stop sign at twice the speed limit and putting a teen in a coma
Emigrate While You Still Can... An off-duty Palm Beach County sheriff’s deputy will not face charges for allegedly running a stop sign while speeding and crashing into a car, critically injuring a teenager.
Detective explains why it took 15 months to arrest sexual assault suspect
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — Sexually assaulted while on her morning run. Now 15 months later, police tell CBS12 News they’ve arrested her attacker. The lead detective said this whole time he knew exactly who sexually attacked the woman along the Intracosatal near the 2700 block of South Flagler
Single-engine Cessna crashes in Palm Beach County; two people inside not hurt
PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — A small plane crashed in a field in Palm Beach County Monday afternoon. Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said the single-engine Cessna went down around 12:30 p.m. in a cane field near Hacienda Okeelanta in the 15000 block of South U.S. Highway 27.
5 New Houses For Sale In The West Palm Beach Area
WEST PALM BEACH, FL — When you're looking for some new digs, hunting down every new listing in the area can be a tedious task. That's why we here at Patch have stepped in and done the prepwork for you.
Florida deputy won't be charged for off-duty crash that left teen in coma
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - An off-duty Florida sheriff's deputy will not face charges for allegedly running a stop sign while speeding and crashing into a car, critically injuring a teenager.
Florida’s red tide is finally gone and it’s time to hit the beach
Far from the palm-studded paradise of beach bums, Florida has been a veritable nightmare for the past several months. The red tide, a natural environmental phenomenon made worse by pollution and other man-made causes, struck Florida and caused irritation, sneezing, and coughing in beachgoers and sig
2 People Escape Injury In Palm Beach County Plane Crash
WEST PALM BEACH, FL — Two people escaped injury Monday afternoon when their small plane crashed in a sugar cane field. The incident happened near the 15000 block of S U.S. Highway 27 in Palm Beach County.
Preview: Panthers at Sabres, 7 p.m., Tuesday
TV: Fox Sports Florida; Radio: 560-AM; 640-AM (Palm Beach) Scouting report: The Panthers are beginning a four-game road trip. … Florida (12-13-6) is looking to gain ground in the Eastern Conference wild-card standings. … The Panthers are eight points out of a playoff spot. … Florida beat Buffalo in
5 West Palm Beach Area Foreclosures Selling Now
WEST PALM BEACH, FL — Don't have a lot to spend, but still looking for a home nearby? Why not check out foreclosed properties in the area? They could be just the thing!. Here are five new foreclosures on the market near you — many of them surprisingly affordable for their size and location.
West Palm Beach man, 50, dies in fiery Martin County crash
A 50-year-old West Palm Beach man died on the scene of a fiery crash in Martin County on Sunday evening. Jorge Enrique Avila was the driver of a 1988 Ford Crown Victoria that became engulfed in flames after being struck by a 2000 Ford-150 driven by a 36-year-old Okeechobee woman, according to the Fl
Chilly start! Stormy weather expected later this week across Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. - It's a chilly start to the week Monday as colder and drier air moved into Central Florida. It will be sunny a cool with an average high of 66 degrees across Central Florida, Certified meteorologist Brian Shields said.
Silver Alert issued for missing woman with Alzheimer's in West Palm Beach
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — There is a Silver Alert for a missing woman from West Palm Beach. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says 89-year-old Bonnie Rawlins drove away from her home and hasn't been seen since.
Former Boynton Beach star Trequan Smith returns home with Northern Illinois for Boca Bowl
West Palm Beach (CBS12) — Boca Raton Bowl week is exciting for any College Football fan in Palm Beach County, but it's even more exciting for the players involved who happen to be from Palm Beach County or the Treasure Coast. For those players on Northern Illinois and the University of Alabama at Bi
Fatal crash closes Northlake Blvd.
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (CBS12) — UPDATE: Westbound lanes of Northlake were reopened at 7:30 a.m. Monday morning. A fatal morning crash on Northlake Boulevard Monday closed the road to traffic during critical drive time hours.
Monday weather: chilly morning gives way to pleasant day
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — Monday morning's wake up temperatures hovered in the 50s in most communities with some upper 40s in Okeechobee County. The morning will warm up with plenty of sunshine, with highs approaching 70.