Hurricane Season

Natalie Gauthier and Michael Crouteau from Quebec lounge by a cliff of sand in May just north of Boynton Beach Oceanfront Park. The erosion and dead vegetation reflect past storm damage. Tim Stepien/The Coastal Star

Critically eroded beaches make coast more vulnerable as storm season arrives | An active season?

If disaster strikes, municipalities may need millions ready to spend


More Top Stories
Along the Coast: 'Predatory parking:' Drivers stunned by bills from private lots; new state law aims for clearer experience| State attorney silent on ocean trash-dumping charges for two teens at Boca Bash  
Boca Raton: Brightline’s fare increase, seat limits put squeeze on commuters
Delray Beach: Lawn bowlers prevail over Atlantic Crossing: City Commission’s decision could add years to massive construction project
Highland Beach: ‘People describe it as being like Mayberry:’ Post office closes after 60 years of service on small-town scale|A1A project set to launch from Linton through Highland Beach|Letter
Lantana: Ocean Avenue cottages demolished as town envisions development
Ocean Ridge: Body of child recovered in inlet fishing accident early Thursday
South Palm Beach: Architect fees in dispute for new Town Hall
 Around Town

Evergreen Cemetery: Green and clean again

Business Spotlight: Highland Beach estate sells for record $50 million

Coastal Star: Ocean Ridge woman a ‘Pillar of Pride’ for efforts to finance summer campers

Health: Parkinson’s patients find fun, better balance in dance class | Biomedical engineering program launched at FAU

Meet Your Neighbor: Leah Mills

Outdoors: It’s an auspicious time to catch large kingfish in local waters

Pets: Learn prevention, first aid skills to keep pets from choking

Religion: Boca Raton mom fills void with Christian-themed children’s books St. Gregory’s dedicates renovated sanctuary after yearlong project

Tots & Teens: Valedictorian pilot aims for higher achievements at Ohio State


 For Members Only

Find Featured Events (updated weekly)

Get breaking news (and more) by joining Your Town:

Across the Bridge | Beach Watch Boca Raton | Briny Breezes | Delray Beach | Gulf Stream | Highland Beach | Lantana | Manalapan | Ocean Ridge | South Palm Beach | Surf Pocket


The Coastal Star shines a light to connect our communities. You can help assure the continuance of this community news publication by donating to our nonprofit journalism fund, a 501(c)(3), at https://supportfloridajournalism.com/newspaper/the-coastal-star/


All content protected under ©copyright of The Coastal Star.


Digital Editions

Coastal Delray Beach & North

Coastal Boca Raton & Highland Beach


Archived editions