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Phoebe

Phoebe has written for online magazines run by some of the biggest regional newspapers, college newspapers, and for various companies. She is most interested in local politics, music, and the 'foodie' scene of Palm Beach.

Town of Palm Beach Takes Steps To Increase Pension Program
Town of Palm Beach News

The Town of Palm Beach began taking steps in the effort to increase funding for the pension program. During a previous budget meeting in July 2017, Town of Palm Beach Town Council requested that staff locate additional funds for the underserved pension program that is currently off-slate, which is largely

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President Trump’s Emerging Town of Palm Beach Cabinet
Town of Palm Beach News

President Trump, the part-time Palm Beacher, who has already kicked off seven trips to his Mar-a-Lago winter white house since his inauguration, wishes for a unique Town of Palm Beach flavor in his Cabinet. As Trump’s frustration with Attorney General Jeff Sessions continues to rise, it has been reported that

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How Much Will President Trump's Visits Cost Palm Beach
Town of Palm Beach News

President Trump’s frequent visits to his Winter White House in Palm Beach County is creating an immense strain on taxpayer’s wallets. When President Trump comes to Palm Beach many resources need to be pulled together for the presidential visit to go smoothly. To protect both the President and the Palm

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Modifying The Construction Rules of Palm Beach
Town of Palm Beach News

Town of Palm Beach Island contractors are having a hard time these days due to construction-weary residents asking for changes to Town regulations concerning work hours and days. Residents want changes badly, but contractors are of the opinion there are enough restrictions already. Still, the Town of Palm Beach has

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Town of Palm Beach Firefighters May Have Finalized Agreement
Town of Palm Beach News

The Town of Palm Beach and its firefighters may have a finalized agreement on compensation and benefits that has been six years in the making. The bargaining meetings began in 2011, when pensions and benefits were cut, sparking mass resignations and creating hiring issues due to lack of competitive pay

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Business Plan Approved for Town of Palm Beach Recreation Center
Town of Palm Beach News

The Town Council of Palm Beach has approved the business plan for the recreation center project that continues to fuel heated discussions in the community. On Tuesday, Town of Palm Beach Council Members voted to support the business plan (with 4 votes to support and one vote against). The business plan

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Town of Palm Beach News

The Mayor of Delray Beach Cary Glickstein will supervise a new hotel project called Palm House. Glickstein has been approved by Palm Beach County Judge Donald Hafele to go forward with the plans. Hafele appointed Mayor of Delray Beach Cary Glickstein in order to help resolve the conflict currently going on amongst

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Town of Palm Beach News

Unlike most surrounding towns, it is rare to see many taxis driving the streets of the Town of Palm Beach. The lack of car services is due to the fact that the Town only gives out a certain amount of Town of Palm Beach taxi permits. Currently, applications to receive

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Town of Palm Beach LifestyleTown of Palm Beach News

Sofia Vergara is Heading to Palm Beach for Her Wedding. Modern Family actress Sofia Vergara and “Magic Mike’s” Joe Manganiello were recently spotted at The Breakers resort. While there, vacationers say they were checking out the event spaces, walking on the beach, and enjoying the warm Florida weather. According to Us Weekly, the power couple has set

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Town of Palm Beach NewsTown of Palm Beach Politics

In the Town of Palm Beach, residents have an opportunity to file at any time for a potential position on the Town Council. There are currently three seats available to run for election in February of 2016. Richard M. Kleid is currently representing Group 1. Penny Townsend holds the seat

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