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By Joel Engelhardt

Ron DeSantis reached a plateau in Palm Beach County on Nov. 8 that no Republican candidate for governor had reached in 36 years: He tallied more votes than the Democrat.
And on his coattails rode Republicans Peggy Gossett-Seidman t

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10895617064?profile=RESIZE_710xHurricane Nicole produced days of turbulent waves along the coast in advance of and after landfall. Tim Stepien/The Coastal Star

By Larry Barszewski and staff reports

Hurricane Nicole delivered only a glancing blow to Palm Beach County, but the rare

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By Joel Engelhardt

Ron DeSantis reached a plateau Tuesday that no Republican candidate for governor in Palm Beach County had reached in 36 years: He tallied more votes than the Democrat.

And on his coattails rode Peggy Gossett-Seidman to victory over

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Max Chiorean, of Boynton Beach, walked across the exposed rocks on Gulf Stream Beach with his surfboard on Nov. 10. Rachel S. O’Hara/The Coastal Star

By Larry Barszewski and Joe Capozzi and staff reports

A rare November hurricane combined with king

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By Joe Capozzi

Town Council members voted Sept. 19 to give South Palm Beach homeowners some financial relief by lowering the tax rate next year to $3.45 per $1,000 of assessed value. 
In July, the council had set a tentative tax rate of $3.50, the sa

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By Joel Engelhardt

The Aug. 23 primary whittled the field in three state Legislature races critical to residents of coastal South County.
10800218480?profile=RESIZE_400xIn the closest race, Highland Beach Commissioner Peggy Gossett-Seidman defeated newcomer Christina DuCasse with

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