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Palm Beach Social Diary: Addison Mizner — The Afterlife

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Augustus Mayhew provides the fascinating details of the work of Addison Mizner, the man who “created” Palm Beach that stands classic today... READ MORE
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July 4th Weekend Wondering in Palm Beach

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Palm Beach Social Diary. Christine Schott explains why so many have remained after the season; plus what she heard about the Maxwell story... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Pride

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Christine Schott in Palm Beach. A family photo from long ago reminded Christine of Slim Aarons, a neighbor and family friend of her husband George Ledes from childhood, and the ultimate photographer of Palm Beach life and ladies; plus other moments around the town... READ MORE
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Palm Beach in the Wake of Covid and George Floyd

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NYSD welcomes Christine Schott to our Palm Beach Social Diary where she will be covering social activities thereabouts. Welcome Christine!... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: Billionaires Row: Part IV

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Augustus Mayhew continues along Billionaire’s Row to Widener’s Curve to Sloan’s Curve, the history, architectural and otherwise, Part IV... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary — Billionaires Row, Part III: Historic Widener’s Curve to Sloan’s Curve

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Augustus Mayhew takes on a detailed historical tour of the architecture of the rich that gave Palm Beach its international lure in the 20th century up to today. Part III of IV... READ MORE
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Robin Leacock Releases New PBS Film, Stella & Co.: A Romantic Musical Comedy Documentary About Aging

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This past March, Missy Hargraves, Katie Carpenter and Christine Schott co-hosted a screening to celebrate the tenth anniversary of documentary filmmaker Robin Leacock's PBS Film, A Passion for Giving... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: Billionaires Row, Part II

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Augustus Mayhew takes us on a fascinating tour (and history of) Palm Beach real estate from the beginning: names, places, prizes and prices — then and now. Part II of III. ... READ MORE
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Philanthropist Amanda Schumacher Hosts Tea in Celebration of Sharon Bush’s Birthday in Palm Beach

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On May 26th, philanthropist Amanda Schumacher hosted a tea at her home in Palm Beach for her friend Sharon Bush. Due to Covid-19 restrictions only a few of Sharon’s closest friends were invited including: Ambassador Mary Dawkins, Hilary Geary Ross, Karen Klopp, Amy Hoadley, Pam Taylor Yates, Jayne Chase, Katie Carpenter, Kirsten Fisk, Felicia Tay... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: Road Trip — Billionaires Row, Part I

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The Gold Coast, Millionaires Row, Mansion Row, and now Billionaires Row; now we’re talking Palm Beach real estate history. Augustus Mayhew delivers the facts and tales of PB from the 1890s to 2020. Part 1 of 3... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: FORE! Golf Greats @ Seminole for COVID-19 Benefit

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In case you missed it: Today, the Seminole Golf Club is hosting a competitive charity golf event to benefit COVID-19 relief workers. Augustus Mayhew gives us the history of this great golf course with photos from the Ellen Glendinning Ordway Collection... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: Preservation Matters

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Augustus Mayhew’s history and photographs of the 1960s Modernist house, Quail High, now an architectural landmark in Palm Beach County... READ MORE

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