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Art + History: Boca Raton museums launch season

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Art and architecture connoisseur Augustus Mayhew takes us to Boca Raton for its Museum of Art’s world premiere of Machu Picchu and the Golden Empires of Peru exhibition... READ MORE
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Palm Beach, Esq. + Historical Society adds photo collection

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Augustus Mayhew delivers a Palm Beach story about an Irish American boy, a real multi-disciplinary who was the gentleman guide/savior of the community. ... READ MORE
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Rocket launched @ Historic IBM Campus

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Augustus Mayhew attended the dedication of Rocket in Boca Raton, the work of sculptor Hubert Phipps with expectations bordering on indifference. Result: shock, sensational ... and why?... READ MORE
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The Gilded Cage, Part III: Bula Edmondson Croker

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Augustus Mayhew takes on a tale of a Palm Beach marriage and an odyssey between a Tammany Hall boss and a Native-American artist, from an ocean-front cottage to an Irish castle, from the heights to mortgage foreclosures and bankruptcy... READ MORE
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ART MECCA: PALM BEACH AU GO GO

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Palm Beach Social Diary. Augustus Mayhew gives us a special tour of the Art Mecca with some surprising local masterpieces. ... READ MORE
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Ciao Palm Beach: Italian Accents

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Palm Beach Social Diary. It’s the late 1930s when the world is about to change, but just before the Italian nobles had come to prominence and marriages with American heiresses. Augustus Mayhew records it... READ MORE
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Domain Names at Palm Beach

Palm Beach
Palm Beach Social Diary. Augustus Mayhew takes us on a tour of the properties, private and public, with house names, then the only de rigueur address for any property of distinction in Palm Beach history... READ MORE
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Carol Calicchio’s Magical Painted Flower Garden at The Ben Hotel

Palm Beach
As the winter season for exhibitions in Palm Beach County ended, many local galleries are now showcasing talented artists who live and work in the area — many of them showing their works for the first time in nearly a year. Artist Carol Calicchio opened a comprehensive exhibition of her recent work of colorful flower-based […]... READ MORE
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Via Bice Sip & Shop Benefits Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League

Palm Beach
On June 24th, more than 120 two-legged guests — many accompanied by their beloved four-legged friends, attended a Sip & Shop on Via Bice that benefited Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. Guests enjoyed music by DJ Jean Marc, complimentary cocktails, special trunk shows, raffles and gift with purchases during the lively “yappy hour” that li... READ MORE
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L’Chaim at Palm Beach

Palm Beach
L’Chaim ... L’Chaim. Our distinguished art and and architectural and social historian in Palm Beach, Augustus Mayhew, reports on the Jewish hostelries in PB 80 years ago, and how far time has taken us in a relatively short time. Its own triumph. In the end, we’re all Just Folks... READ MORE
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From Skin to Soul: Inspire MedSpa Opens in West Palm Beach

Palm Beach
Inspire Palm Beach — a new medspa located in West Palm Beach, opened on June 3rd with a Tulum inspired open house that left everyone feeling most inspired. Inspire Palm Beach is the luxury destination medspa founded by renowned neurosureon Dr. Chaim Colen and wife Estée, combines cutting edge medical technology and science with the […]... READ MORE
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Sarasota Social Diary: Sarasota, Here We Come

Across the Nation
Black tie, high fashion boffo week in Sarasota of philanthropic, artistic and literary events including Selby Gardens’ “Orchid Experience,” the Sarasota Ballet’s 30th Anniversary Gala; as well as a fundraiser for the Hermitage, an artist’s retreat south of Sarasota... READ MORE

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