Wellington Idol champions crownded after competition

Wellington Idol concluded earlier this month with four girls winning cash prizes.

Chelsea Hellman was the grand prize winner, taking home $500. The division winners that got $250 were Juna DeFeo, Cassie Ortiz and Emily Shecter.

The annual competition is an American Idol style singing contest that takes place at the Wellington Amphitheater. There was an audition round and the finals.

Grand prize winner Chelsea Hellman

Wellington Garden Club to host plant sale, gardening showcase

The Wellington Garden Club is hosting its big plant sale this weekend at the Wellington Amphitheater.

In addition to selling a variety of plants from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, the organizers will have free seminars on orchid care, easy flower arrangements and proper tree-pruning techniques.

They’ll also raffle off a flowering tree, a planted window box, outdoor rugs, a kids’ gardening basket and a pallet of mulch.

There will be two seminars for kids from noon to 3 p.m.

Wellington Amphitheater (Kristen M. Clark / The Palm Beach Post)