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The Greening of Palm Beach: Palm Beach Country Club

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Augustus Mayhew takes us on a historical tour of the real estate development of Palm Beach, and ultimately the history of its amazing private country club — when progress was our most important product... READ MORE
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A Colorful 100 Years of Tennis in Black & White

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As we head out to the U.S. Open this week, albeit virtually, Christine Schott highlights the lives of three centenarians — each of whom has shared a lifelong love of tennis: Dr. William Manger, Robert Ryland, and Ted Withall... READ MORE
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Stage Door

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Palm Beach Social Diary. Augustus Mayhew recounts the seven years he worked for Zev Buffman Entertainment in Palm Beach, Miami and New York with stars and stars and Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, and the show must go on, no matter what or WHO!... READ MORE
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Quarantining and Weathering Isaias in Bedford

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Christine Schott comes home from PB to the perfect village for discovering the reality of The Now, right now... READ MORE
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Palm Beach Social Diary: Lost Landscapes at Palm Beach

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Augustus Mayhew takes us on a tour beginning when it was a jungle island in the late 1870s when the shipwreck of the Providencia sailing from Cuba with 20,000 cocoanuts aboard piled up on the beach, and the settlers planted them on the grounds of their homesteads, and ultimately gave the island its name... READ MORE
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Wellness is the New Luxury

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Palm Beach Social Diary. Christine Schott covers the territory for what Palm Beachers are doing to avoid Covid-19... READ MORE
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Palm Beach: Black & White

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Augustus Mayhew provides a history of the creation of Palm Beach and the black community that occupied an important place in the original island community of hotels, a popular area called The Styx... READ MORE
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Summer’s over, but the buying frenzy has just begun

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As my grandmother always said, “After July 4th, summer’s over!” September will be here before you know it, but will we be going back to work and to school? Nobody knows for sure, but one thing we’re all hearing is that we will see a second wave of Covid hitting New York this fall and […]... READ MORE
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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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