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10745932674?profile=RESIZE_710xThe geodesic-dome complex in Manalapan was designed by Buckminster Fuller. No word on whether the new owners will keep it as is. Coastal Star file photo

A Coastal Star story last month provided details about the record-breaking $173 million sale of t

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8733404297?profile=RESIZE_710xThe tween fiction section is part of an upgraded area for young readers made possible by a $25,000 grant. Photo provided

By Janis Fontaine

Three words tweens and teens love? “No adults allowed.”

“It’s important for kids to have their space,” libraria

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7960836053?profile=originalChiara Clark, president of the Parents Auxiliary at Gulf Stream School, has three children at the school: Finley, 10, Fletcher, 5, and Francesca, 8. Tim Stepien/The Coastal Star

By Rick Pollack

Chiara Clark had just moved to Florida from Manhattan a

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7960746860?profile=originalKaren Ronald says the library is ‘not just books and materials.’ Tim Stepien/The Coastal Star

By Rich Pollack


    Karen Ronald brings everything you would expect to her new job as director of the Delray Beach Public Library.
    She has a master’s d

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7960758496?profile=originalVolunteer Hope Sargeant and librarian Ilene Glickman hold some of Hope’s favorite reads. They want people to donate new books to give to at-risk young readers. Photo provided

By Janis Fontaine

    For someone who loves to read, access to books is l

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7960669695?profile=originalLynda Hunter, then the Children’s Services librarian, plays guitar and performs singalong tunes

at the Delray Beach Public Library in June 2015. Hunter is moving from the city.

File photo

    Forty-one years ago, I fell in love with Delray Beach. Te

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7960626878?profile=originalFour columns in the library’s children’s area

were made to look like trees with faces on them.

Tim Stepien/The Coastal Star

By Jane Smith

    Contractors are finishing the new children’s area of the Delray Beach Public Library.
    They’ve added 5,000

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Three areas between Lake Worth and Boca Raton proposed as no-take zones where fishing, lobstering could be banned.

By Willie Howard

    
Divers, anglers, boaters and others who enjoy South Florida’s coral reefs came to the Delray Beach Public Library

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