Sonja Isger, The Palm Beach Post

Sonja Isger

The Palm Beach Post

West Palm Beach, FL, United States

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Recent articles by Sonja:

Lori Berman, a 12-year lawmaker, leads newcomer, Steve Byers in Fla. Senate race

The Post will update this story with results as soon as they come in: Lori Berman faces Steve Bryer in race to represent PBC residents in District 26. → Read More

Election results: Jervonte "Tae" Edmonds keeps seat vacated by Omari Hardy

District 88's incumbent Jervonte Edmonds, who won a special election in March, faced challenger Roz Stevens. → Read More

Elections: Incumbent Kelly Skidmore scores win over Dorcas Hernandez in House District 92

Election results update: Incumbent Kelly Skidmore gains early lead over Dorcas Hernandez in House District 92. → Read More

Dreyfoos School intruder killed by police was a graduate of school; friends say he needed help

Friends of Romen Phelps said he was a special person who had recently suffered mental health issues and needed help they say he didn't get. → Read More

Van driver was fighting school officer at Dreyfoos when city police arrived, shot him dead

The van crash and shooting took place at about noon Friday at Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach. Students and faculty are safe. → Read More

Boundary changes to fill Blue Lake Elementary and relieve crowding in Boca Raton approved

Blue Lake Elementary will start small and grow, and other Boca Raton schools will be less crowded starting this fall. → Read More

School police tensions rise with anonymous letter to DeSantis

The Palm Beach County school police force is down 68 officers, and the district is paying some outside police agencies to help make sure an officer is on every campus every day. → Read More

One person dead after Brightline strikes car in Lake Worth Beach

One person dead after Brightline strikes car in Lake Worth Beach → Read More

Deadly crash: Truck strikes woman, child in cart as they cross Atlantic Ave. in suburban Delray

Woman is dead, 1-year-old injured after they cross into path of F150 truck on W. Atlantic Ave. → Read More

Police: West Palm Beach couple shoots, kills home intruder

Police: West Palm Beach couple awaken by home intruder fatally shoot him → Read More

Despite lingering concerns, Boca school boundary proposal heads to Superintendent

Boundaries to fill the new Blue Lake Elementary and relieve crowding nearby head to Palm Beach County Schools superintendent. Some parent concern linger. → Read More

Palm Beach County school district settles lawsuit in charter cop training debacle for $75K

A security company was accused of failing to properly train dozens of would-be guards at charter schools in the wake of the Majorie Stoneman Douglas shooting. → Read More

Palm Beach schools administrator out of the running for Broward superintendent

Once 2nd in the running for Broward schools superintendent, Palm Beach County's Keith Oswald drops out of top 3 in do-over vote. → Read More

What will Boca Raton’s newest elementary school be named? School board considers 3 possibilities

Will it be Lakeview Elementary? Lakeside Elementary? Or Blue Lake Elementary, a nod to one-time corporate resident IBM? → Read More

District will seek parent input on second Boca Raton school boundary option

New elementary must be filled, others relieved of crowding. District seeks input from Boca Raton parents on proposed attendance zones. → Read More

Mask mandate for Palm Beach County school staff, visitors ends Monday

Superintendent Mike Burke imposed the requirement when school resumed in the first week of January in response to a post-holiday spike in COVID-19 driven by the omicron variant. → Read More

Local finalist pulls out of Broward superintendent race as school board plans redo vote

Palm Beach area superintendent Peter Licata pulls out of running for Broward top job. Keith Oswald still in as board plans redo of vote that narrowed the field. → Read More

Palm Beach County schools land $1M grant to beef up mental health programs

Palm Beach County schools landed a $1 million grant to beef up mental health programs. It will "do amazing work in Palm Beach County," Keith Oswald said. → Read More

New school-based COVID testing could put dent in soaring student absences

The COVID 'Test to Know' program offers free testing on campus for five days to any school staff, employees or students, who has been exposed to the virus. → Read More

2 Palm Beach County school leaders make top 4 cut for Broward superintendent job

PBC administrators Keith Oswald and Peter Licata are among 4 finalists for Broward's superintendent job. → Read More