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Local businesses supporting medical workers

Mechanics at work at the Car Clinic Auto Care in West Palm Beach. Customer Jim Hammond's car needs an oil change and it's his day off from working in a local hospital.

Delray Beach gym starts ‘fitness challenge’ to support neighboring businesses

Sloan's Ice Cream shop delivers happiness to Palm Beach County firefighters

Small businesses apply for relief

Prosecutors to reduce bonds for non-violent criminals

Gov. DeSantis gives coronavirus update

1 million doses of anti-malaria drug coming to Florida

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Florida Democrats make push to extend unemployment benefits

Parents pushing back childhood vaccinations during coronavirus outbreak

Fla. man attacks cellmate after requesting ‘courtesy flush’

Martin County firefighters help mom in labor

South Florida churches streaming Easter Sunday services

Palm Beach County leaders say ‘hope’ could be 30 days away

Fla. lawmaker makes plea for early release of some prisoners

A Florida lawmaker is making a plea for the early release of some inmates in an effort to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus in correctional facilities

FedEx driver takes extra care to sanitize a delivery

A South Florida FedEx delivery driver took extra precautions to help protect a child with an autoimmune disorder while recently delivering a package.

Indian River County sees rise in domestic violence

Indian River County is seeing an increase in domestic violence and DUI cases during the coronavirus pandemic, law enforcement officials said on Tuesday.

Palm Beach County remains state leader in coronavirus deaths

Palm Beach County continues to lead Florida in the number of coronavirus deaths as the state total jumped to 296, which is an increase of 42 in one day.

Martin County opens boat ramps, but with limits

Coronavirus testing site opens at South County Civic Center

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Autism Speaks resources to get through COVID-19 pandemic

  Next phase of Clematis Streetscape Project starts Tuesday

  Martin County discreetly reopens boat ramps

Martin County quietly reopened its public boat ramps Monday without any public notification.

Bucs QB joins exclusive Juno Beach golf club

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady is now a member of an exclusive golf club in Juno Beach.

Palm Beach County leads Fla. with 51 coronavirus deaths

Palm Beach County continues to lead Florida in the number of 254 coronavirus deaths, rising from 49 to 51 in one day, the state Department of Health announced Monday night.

  Okeechobee dairy farm forced to dump milk due to COVID-19

The coronavirus crisis is proving to be devastating to dairy farmers.

Rocky’s Sub Shop in Palm City providing food for first responders

Not only is Rocky's Sub Shop in Palm City still open, they're raising money and taking donations to help feed first responders.

Whole Foods employee in West Palm Beach tests positive for COVID-19

Whole Foods said Monday that one of its employees in West Palm Beach has tested positive for COVID-19.

  Crash victim found shot, ejected from vehicle near West Palm

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said a deputy response to a single-vehicle crash Monday near West Palm Beach has turned into a homicide investigation.

Employee at Publix near testing site tests positive for coronavirus

An employee at a Publix next to the South County Civic Center has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

  Car burglaries on the rise during coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus isn’t just affecting our health. It’s also affecting area crime rates.

WATCH: Make a coronavirus mask from shirt, 2 shoelaces

New federal guidelines announced Friday now recommend Americans wear face coverings when they are in public to help fight the spread of the new coronavirus.

Glades churches helping people affected by coronavirus pandemic

People living in a Belle Glade neighborhood are thankful for a lunch delivery from Grace Fellowship Worship Center.

100 confirmed cases of coronavirus in St. Lucie County

St. Lucie County leaders gave an update on Monday about their response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Publix employee in Boynton Beach tests positive for COVID-19

Publix said over the weekend an employee at a store in Boynton Beach has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Florida Prepaid college payments deferred until July

Florida prepaid participants won't have to make any payments for the next three months because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Struggling small businesses to get relief

The launch of the federal government’s $349 billion loan program for small businesses to help pay workers was met with confusion and even rejection for some in Palm Beach County.

Martin County residents ‘seemingly taking this seriously’

Martin County residents are heeding warnings surrounding the coronavirus.

Assistance for local non-profit organizations

As local non-profits continue to struggle during the coronavirus pandemic, two Palm Beach County foundations are stepping in to help.

Audit of Riviera Beach finds $1.2M in 'wasted taxpayer dollars'

An audit of the city of Riviera Beach released Monday found more than $1 million in questionable spending, according to Palm Beach County’s Office of Inspector General.

Couple with NY license plate given note: 'We don't (want) your virus'

A Fort Pierce couple with a New York license plate says they were discriminated against while trying to find toilet paper last week.

Third death connected to cruise ship docked at PortMiami

Fourteen people from a cruise ship that docked in Florida over the weekend with coronavirus victims aboard were hospitalized and one of them later died, authorities said Sunday.

Boca Raton group works to inspire others to flourish during coronavirus

A grassroots movement in Boca Raton is taking a three-pronged assault on the coronavirus.

Ballet teacher in Palm Beach County teaches students online

On Sunday in Palm Beach Gardens, a local ballet teacher instructed his class from home while practicing social distancing.

Coronavirus fears causing surge in gun sales

As coronavirus concerns spread across the country, gun shops in the United States say they’re seeing a big boost in business.

Gov. DeSantis discusses coronavirus and unemployment

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis hosted a roundtable discussion on Monday morning about the financial impacts of the coronavirus pandemic.

Florida makes improvements to unemployment site, phone line

Major improvements have been made to make it easier for Floridians to file for unemployment benefits, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced on Monday.

Lottery ticket worth $19 million sold in Lake Park

Someone in Lake Park is waking up millions of dollars richer.

  Anonymous survey will help Florida fight coronavirus

In a quick survey, you anonymously answer questions ranging from age to recent travel to potential COVID-19 contact.

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

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Local church begins ‘drive-thru’ service

Churches on Sunday made adjustments to their services to allow members to worship safely.

Company donates its services to clean ‘Place of Hope’ locations

A South Florida company donated its services to clean three "Place of Hope" locations in Palm Beach County.

Stuart Green Market moves to Martin County Fairgrounds

There is a need in the farming community due to restaurants not buying as much produce lately, so connections are being made between suppliers and local buyers.

Passover meals delivered to seniors in Palm Beach County

More than 100 volunteer teams from Ruth & Normal Rales Jewish Family Services in Boca Raton helped their neighbors prepare to celebrate Passover by delivering meals and other groceries to seniors living in the Boca Raton and Delray Beach areas.

Riviera Beach church gives out 500 free meals

The congregation of New Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church served over 500 free meals to families in need on Sunday.

Drive-thru coronavirus testing coming to southern Palm Beach County

Drive-thru coronavirus testing is coming to southern Palm Beach County.

Man dies in single-vehicle crash in Okeechobee County

A 24-year-old man died in a crash early Sunday in Okeechobee County.

Workout at home with your favorite instructor

We asked 5 fitness instructors in the Palm Beaches how they are adapting to market conditions by changing their business models to stay open.

Woman’s friends throw her a socially-distanced baby shower

A South Florida woman's friends improvised a bit and threw her a baby shower with ample social distancing after her original one was canceled due to coronavirus.

Telemedicine options grow amidst coronavirus outbreak

Two West Palm Beach business owners are working to shed light on telemedicine options that are available.

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

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West Palm Beach distillery starts to make hand sanitizer

A South Florida distillery has turned to manufacturing hand sanitizer now that the liquid is in high demand.

Palm Beach County deputy dies from complications of coronavirus

A 38-year-old Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office sergeant has died due to complications from the coronavirus.

Treasure Coast nurses traveling to NYC to help with crisis

One by one, cars pulled into the Ballpark of the Palm Beaches Saturday in West Palm Beach to be tested for coronavirus.

Seniors entertained by kids thanks to video conferencing

A South Florida senior living center is keeping spirits up during the coronavirus pandemic with the help of video conferencing software.

The 2020 Final Four: A weekend of what-ifs

There will be no national champion in college basketball this year. That's because for the first time since 1938, the Final Four, which was set to begin this weekend, won't be staged.

BSO deputy dies from coronavirus

A veteran Broward Sheriff's Office deputy has died from coronavirus.

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

Here is the latest Florida sports news from The Associated Press

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  ‘Sleep In for Sleep Out’ campaign raises money for the homeless

Hundreds across Palm Beach County are either pitching a tent or making a bed outside. They're participating in a local campaign called "Sleep In for Sleep Out."

Physician's assistant busted for stealing medical equipment from Palms West Hospital

A man was arrested Friday for stealing medical equipment from the Palms West Hospital, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

  Breaking down new boating rules

According to the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, state-owned uplands, such as beaches, islands, sandbars and emergent shoals within aquatic preserves are closed.

Martin County School District has new meal distribution time

The Martin County School District superintendent said Friday that their meal distribution will have a couple of changes starting next week.

Small businesses struggle on first day of Payroll Protection Program

The launch of the Federal government’s $349 billion loan program for small businesses to help pay workers, was met with confusion and even rejection for some in Palm Beach County.

Toilet paper thieves sought in Palm Beach County

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is looking for three people that stole a variety of items from a Walmart, including toilet paper.

  Lt. Gov. wants residents to schedule appointments at second testing site

Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nunez is encouraging senior residents living in southern Palm Beach County to schedule an appointment for coronavirus testing.

Have you seen Zoe Jiles?

Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office deputies are seeking the public's help in finding a missing girl.

Willie Lee Sasser: Police searching for elderly missing man in West Palm Beach

Willie Lee Sasser, 76, was last seen Friday at approximately 12:50 p.m. leaving his residence, located in the 800 block of Grant Street, on foot.