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About the Condo News

Established in 1971

The Condo News print newspaper, in its 51st. year, circulates within the condominium communities of Palm Beach County, Florida, from Delray Beach in the south to North Palm Beach in the north, and along the beach on Singer Island, Palm Beach, and South Palm Beach, west to Royal Palm Beach. The paper is delivered in bulk to the clubhouses, lobbies and mail rooms of  most of the major condominium and co-operative association communities as well as some home owner association communities in the distribution area every other Thursday. 

The Condo News is a socially oriented newspaper featuring news supplied by correspondents from the various communities; items of interest to associations and their boards by Ask the Lawyer - a question and answer column about Condominium Law issues; and the Community Association Counselor  - columns on Community Association Law;  Local News page featuring The Condo Connection - local writers with columns about their communities; The Condo Connection section (formerly Food Fun Entertainment); Essays written by Condo News readers; Fit After Fifty, a health and fitness column; Grandparents' Brag Book which features photos of grandchildren and great grandchildren of Condo News readers, Milestone Birthdays, Wedding Anniversary Announcements; Veterans organizations' news and directory; Hotlines on Happenings; Guest Opinions; Letters to the Editors; display and classified advertising (our bread and butter); and much more. 

We are a small, specialized newspaper which attempts to provide comprehensive information for people who live in association communities. 

Condo News Online is an extension of the Condo News, taking its content largely from the print version, with the addition of links to interesting and informative websites we feel are of interest to our readers. The columns by condo correspondents appear only in the print version.

We hope you enjoy this website. Let us hear from you. We welcome your comments.

— Betty Thomas

Publisher & Webmaster

 

 

 

Contact us at:

The Condo News, Inc.

131 Springdale Circle

Palm Springs, FL 33461

Phone: (561) 471-0329

E-mail: betty1941@bellsouth.net


 

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Week of April 24, 2022
In This Issue ...

Ask the Lawyer

• Question & Answer

• Simplified Procedures Allowed by 

     Robert's Rules for Board Meetings

     By Chelle Konyk, Esq.

 

Community Association Counselor

• A source for information on the most 

   important issues affecting condominium 

   and HOA associations - columns written by  

   Laura M. Manning-Hudson, Roberto Blanche  

 

News From the CAM Corner

• A Property Manager's Insights

 

Local News:  

• The Condo Connection  features 

   Condo News writers - links to their   pages

• Hotlines on Happenings

• Meet the Condo News 

                               Correspondents

• HOT LINKS

 

Out & About ... 

 

Condos of S. Ocean Blvd., PB

• By Madelyn Greenberg

 

Yesteryear Village

 

The Clubhouse Gallery

• Clubhouse Activities Photos

     ~ Abbey Village at Villages of Oriole

     ~ Atriums

     ~ Barclay Condominium, S.P Beach

     ~ Barkley@ Cresthaven

     ~ Buttonwood East

     ~ Buttonwood West

     ~ Carlton Place

     ~ Century Village, WPB

     ~ Claridges

     ~ Covered Bridge

     ~ Cresthaven Crosley

     ~ Dorchester 

     ~ Dudley

     ~ Fernley III

     ~ Golden Lakes Village, Ph. A 

     ~ La Pinata

     ~ Palm Beacher

     ~ Pine Ridge South One

     ~ Pointe Overlook

     ~ Rapallo North

     ~ Regal Palms

     ~ 3360 Condominium

     ~ Village Royale on the Green

 

Special Features: 

• Condo Art Corner - 2015

• Condo Pet of the Week - "Eli"

• Lt. Col. J. A. Bell, by Betty Thomas

• 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Olustee, Florida and the connection of Condo News publisher and former columnist through their ancestors to the Battle

• Meet Lynelle Chauncey Zelnar, 

      founder of Forgotten Soldiers Outreach

• Condo Art Corner - 2014

     (Readers' works of art are featured here)

• Pet of the Week Photos - 

• Reflections of Mother, a series 

      by Betty Thomas, Condo News publisher

• Meet Francoise Guillemain d'Echon, 

                  by Bernard Weixelbaum

 

Brag Book

• Grandparents' / Parents' Brag Book

• Wedding Anniversary Announcements

• Milestone Birthdays

 

Food, Fun & 

Entertainment:  

           

Decorating Concepts

     

Gardening

 

Essays             

 

Sports Page

• CenWest Fishing Club news & photos 

                    

Fit After 50 ~ 

• Health and Fitness Articles by 

     Betty Thomas

 

Veterans News    

• Veterans' Organizations Directory 

• VETERANS' HOT LINKS

 

Veterans of the Gulf Wars,  

Operation Enduring 

Freedom, Operation Iraqi 

Freedom 

 

Condo Connection: 

OP/ED PAGE 

• "As I See It" by Jimmy Shirley

• Letters to the Editor

• Guest Opinion Articles

• Editorials

 

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Special Features | Food, Fun & Entertainment | Yesteryear Village

CAM Corner | Decorating Concepts | The Clubhouse Gallery | Gardening

Brag Book | Sports | Out & About | Condos of S. Ocean Blvd., PB

Fit After Fifty | Local News | Veterans News | Gulf Wars

Ask the Lawyer |  Community Assn. Counselor

Essays | Letters to the Editor & Opinion Articles
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