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Healing Honey

Caitlin Bovery, sea turtle rehabilitation assistant coordinator, rubs dark, raw honey on Blitzen, an ill adult loggerhead turtle, at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center.

The honey speeds healing and fights infection in wounds.

Tim Stepien/The Coastal Star

 Locally produced balm sweetens sea turtle's recovery at Gumbo Limbo | Friends of Gumbo Limbo to honor 'the turtle whisperer'


More Top Stories

Along the Coast: Delray Beach, Boynton Beach step up look at sober homes

Boca Raton: Lawsuit alleges waterfront vote was improper | Transit options key to Crocker development proposal

Boynton Beach: 10-story Riverwalk project approved despite neighbors' complaints | Ocean One’s requests for land, money get resistance from CRA

Delray Beach: Commission postpones vote on Atlantic Crossing settlement

Gulf Stream: Judge cites ‘bad faith’ and rejects O’Hare records lawsuit

Highland Beach: Spat over election ends with polling place’s move to Town Hall | Mayoral candidate wants to take over Milani county park | A1A crosswalk upgrades on horizon with safety audit complete | Memorial set for Highland Beach commissioner

Ocean Ridge: Jury to decide if former vice mayor battered police officer | Commission sets meeting to hear appeal from fired lieutenant | Town postpones hearing on fired lieutenant | Town will wait until election to replace Lucibella | Natural area gets some TLC


Coastal Stars: Ben Hicks

Meet Your Neighbor: Acklen Dunning


Business Spotlight

Manalapan hair salon gets its own beauty makeover | New owner for Las Ventanas in Boynton


Around Town


Along the Row: West Palm Beach’s Antique Row is a collection of shops and galleries unique in the county

Pay it Forward: Cowboy Ball adopts rodeo theme, moves to Mizner Park

Philanthropy Notes: Pashmina sales helping local nonprofits

The Plate: They’re not just blowing Smoke at barbecue

Thom Smith: McDonald’s movie has quiet link to Palm Beach


Home, Health & Harmony

Plants nurturing friendships: Ocean Ridge Garden Club marks 50 years of creating beauty, relationships

Golf: Kids get into swing of after-school golf

Health Notes: Treatment Center says farewell to CEO, donates $25,000 to fight overdoses

Religion Notes: Interfaith discussions coming at Bethesda-by-the-Sea

Tots & Teens: Boca Raton chef amazed by kids’ appetite for cooking classes


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