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7960838680?profile=originalThe Boca Raton Inlet bridge was briefly closed six times in late November because of electrical problems. The closures caused traffic delays for thousands of drivers.

By Henry Fitzgerald

They’re often called arteries — the streets and roads that car

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7960718499?profile=originalContractor Weeks Marine pumps sand from the shoal just outside the Boca Raton Inlet on March 28. The shoal sand was placed on beaches south of the inlet. Photo by Palm Beach County

By Steve Plunkett

    The city’s dredge contractor was asked to cut

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7960705657?profile=originalCampers take photos at the West Palm Beach waterfront for the Palm Beach

Photographic Centre’s FOTOcamp (photo by Andy Spilos).

7960705274?profile=originalChildren take a break at the Southern Dance Theatre in Boynton Beach (photo by Seth Steinberg).

7960705878?profile=originalKids check out the sea tur

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Along the Coast: Making waves

Boca teen’s prototype harnesses ocean energy

and wins her a ticket  to the White House

7960655081?profile=originalHannah Herbst, at an FAU lab, shows her floatable prototype designed to provide

a power source by using untapped energy from ocean currents. She won the Discovery

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7960652893?profile=originalDredging equipment fills the central beach of Boca Raton in late April.

The pipes and bulldozers were removed after work was halted.

Tim Stepien/The Coastal Star

By Steve Plunkett
The city’s dredge contractor has left Boca Raton after compl

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A spinner shark twirls above the surface in shallow water off Palm Beach. 

Willie Howard/The Coastal Star

    One of the greatest nature shows of the year occurs during late February and March when sharks by the thousands move along Palm Beach Coun

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