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There’s More to Aging than Birthdays

By: Dian Vujovich, Civic Association Contributing Editor.

If there were only three things to say about Scott Greenberg’s presentation at the Palm Beach Civic Association’s member luncheon Monday, Nov. 17, they would be: The food was great, the speaker even better and everyone left smiling.

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When Justice O’Connor Speaks Everyone Listens

Associate Justice Sandra Day O’Connor

By: Dian Vujovich, Civic Association Contributing Editor

The line began forming outside The Esther B. O’Keeffe Gallery Building more than an hour before retired Associate Justice Sandra Day O’Connor was scheduled to speak. A line with hundreds of people, all patiently awaiting an opportunity to see and hear America’s first female Supreme Court Justice.

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Civic Association Major Sponsors Celebrated by Directors

Palm Beach Civic Association cocktail reception

Palm Beach Civic Association directors held a cocktail reception for major sponsors at the Paramount Theater courtyard.The weather was perfect to greet the Premier Season Sponsor First Republic Bank, and major sponsors: Braman Motorcars, The Breakers, Good Samaritan Medical Center, Hanley Center Foundation, and Kochman & Ziska PLC.

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Jim Clifton’s Jobs War: A Four Arts, Civic Association Event

Jim Clifton

Special for the Civic Association: Dian Vujovich

Jobs. In this economy that little four-letter word is on everyone’s mind whether they are retired, working, or seeking employment.  But where new jobs will come from is a question few have answers to. That is, unless you are Jim Clifton.

Mr. Clifton, Gallup chairman and CEO, kicked off the first collaborative lecture series of the Palm Beach Civic Association and The Society of the Four Arts, Oct. 24.

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Civic Association Shore Protection Bus Tour Shows Beach Issues

Shore protection bus tour

The Civic Association completed it's latest Shore Protection Bus Tour to update residents on the current state of the beaches.  Town Manager Peter Elwell and Coastal Coordinator Rob Weber explained the plan, issues, and funding for protecting our shoreline, including the Intracoastal.

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