Hobart Gapp commented on Fabiana U's event The South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble: Tales from Broadway
"The Proud Wind Ensemble is fabulous.  They're performances are memorable for so many reasons.  I can't wait. "
Apr 24
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Delray Beach: Stuck again
"Elon Musk's boring company has made remarkable breakthroughs in tunnel technology...just remarkable.  Why not a tunnel that doesn't require annoying traffic stops?   I'm sure the highly competent leadership in Delray and PB County are surely…"
Apr 24
Hobart Gapp replied to Mary Kate Leming's discussion Letter to the Editor: Say no to $2 million wetland purchase
"Ric- Thanks for your letter. Very well put. I get the uneasy feeling that those aboard the good ship Ocean Ridge want nothing more than to pull up the ladder and not let anyone else onboard.  No room at the Inn.  The council seems intent on quashing…"
Apr 24
Hobart Gapp commented on Mary Kate Leming's blog post Boca Raton: Group gathers ideas for future of Palmetto Park Road
"Everyone deserves a chance to live in Boca, don't they?  Just because we got here first doesn't mean we now restrict development, does it?  If higher density housing is required to welcome people to downtown Boca, shouldn't we set aside our own…"
Apr 1
Hobart Gapp commented on Mary Kate Leming's blog post Boca Raton: Developer razes 1920s house downtown
"Oh please..nobody gave a hoot about that crumbling old building until the developer decided to demolish it.  Nobody stepped up to save it. As far as I can tell not a single penny was donated to preserve it.  All of a sudden it's now the most…"
Apr 1
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Letter to the Editor: Say no to $2 million wetland purchase
"Right on Leigh.  We've gotten our place in Ocean Ridge.  Let's pull up the ladder now. No more people.  Sorry...no room at the Inn.  "
Apr 1
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Manalapan: New commissioner isn’t just new to politics, she’s new to town
"A lot of needlework and sewing?   Is that what it takes to get appointed to the town council?  This does not inspire huge amounts of confidence in our government.  "
Apr 1
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Gulf Stream: Last of town’s power poles are coming down
"Many of us feel that the biggest problem with the proposed house at 588 Banyon Road was that it did not belong to Commissioner Lyon's daughter.  If it had, it would be under construction today like the McMansion on North County Road that is way too…"
Apr 1
Hobart Gapp commented on Mary Kate Leming's blog post Highland Beach: Commissioners look for lessons from failed charter reforms
"Sour grapes.  The commissioners complained ad nauseum that voters didn't read or understand the questions...except question 1 that is...that one the voters understood but not the others.  Voters lost their reasoning after answering 1, and reacted to…"
Apr 1
Hobart Gapp commented on Mary Kate Leming's blog post Highland Beach: Town will use up to $4 million in reserves for new fire department
"Natasha Moore needs to study economics a bit more.  Econ 101 teaches us that borrowing is the best way to deal with inflation.  Borrow as much as you can at a fixed rate of interest.  As purchasing power declines, pay back the debt with cheaper…"
Apr 1
Hobart Gapp commented on Mary Kate Leming's blog post Delray Beach: Speaker Pelosi visits broken bridge to tout infrastructure bill
"It's been widely known for years that Nancy Pelosi cares deeply about the George Bush Blvd Bridge and the people of Delray Beach.   The last time she was here.....wait a minute....she's never been here before...hmmm."
Mar 26
Hobart Gapp commented on Mary Kate Leming's blog post Boynton Beach: Two dead in construction accident at Riverwalk Plaza
"Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families of those involved in this tragedy.   After what we saw at Surfside, we've come to fear and mistrust older buildings, but brand new construction?   All of that concrete is supposed to be inspected as…"
Mar 26
Hobart Gapp left a comment for Debbie Cooke
"Debbie. Delighted to have you as a Coastal Star participant!"
Mar 18
Hobart Gapp commented on Pippi's event Dinner and A Show: Neil Zirconia
"Neil Zirconia?  I prefer his cousin...Cubic. "
Mar 18
Hobart Gapp commented on The Coastal Star's blog post Lantana: Recount confirms it’s Raymer vs. Moorhouse; Beverly and Mason also face off March 22
"These numbers seem funny to me.  It's difficult to imagine a legit election producing this kind of result.  Who's with me on this?"
Mar 18
Hobart Gapp commented on Mary Kate Leming's blog post Election Results: Highland Beach
"These results are nothing less than stunning... can someone explain to me the long term implications for Highland Beach?  Thx. "
Mar 18
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