Lake Worth

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Controversial Abortion Waiting Period Bill Moves Forward In House

House members approved a controversial bill that would make women wait 24 hours before getting an abortion.

03/19/2015

SWAT arrives on the scene of where an armed person is on a Lake Worth roof. (Courtesy: WPEC)

Person On Roof Prompts Building Evacuations

Buildings in Lake Worth were evacuated Friday after reports of an armed person, according to Palm Beach Broward Sheriff’s Office.

01/30/2015

Sen. Jeff Clemens, D-Lake Worth, filed a proposal (SB 254) that would place additional requirements on charter schools. (Source: www.flsenate.gov/)

Bill Would Tighten Charter-School Approvals

For students, getting into a charter school can be a difficult process. A proposal filed on Wednesday by a Democratic lawmaker would make it harder for charter schools to get approved to operate in the state.

01/07/2015

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Online Voter Registration Proposed

Online voter-registration could be coming as soon thanks to a proposal filed by a South Florida senator.

01/06/2015

Janeen McKenzie seen in a mugshot from a previous arrest in 2013.  (Source: www.arre.st)

Pompano Beach Firefighter Accused Of Firing Gun At Man

A Pompano Beach firefighter is accused of firing a gun at a man in a drunken rage after a night of drinking and groping of the man who drove her home.

CBS Miami–05/23/2014

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AAA Waits For Meeting With Scott On Speed Limits

A well-known auto club is putting the pressure on Gov. Rick Scott to meet with him in person, in hopes of persuading him to veto a proposal which could increase speed limits on Florida highways.

05/09/2014

Source: AP (Josh Anderson)

Deputy Shoots Man Accused Of Attempted Robbery In Lake Worth

A deputy shot a man suspected of attempting an armed robbery with shots fired in Lake Worth Saturday morning.

05/03/2014

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Tax Fraud Scheme Lands Brothers In Federal Prison

It will be federal prison time for two South Florida brothers who started a scheme that netted them $1.6 million in fraudulent tax refunds.

04/12/2014

Check Your Credit Card Statements

Skimmers Hit Hess Stations; Customers’ Info Compromised

If you fill up your tank at a Hess gas station, you will want to pay extra close attention to your bank accounts.

CBS Miami–04/11/2014

Source: CBS4

Faster Highway En Route To Senate Floor

A measure that could raise the speed limits by 5 mph on Florida roads zipped through its final Senate stop on Thursday, despite bumping up against Appropriations Committee Chairman Joe Negron.

03/27/2014

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