Hal Feldman

Signs of summer (and winter, spring and fall)

Signs of summer (and winter, spring and fall)

The villages of Pinecrest and Palmetto Bay are wonderful bedroom communities. We drive, walk and ride through beautiful tree-lined streets with tropical foliage, play in our parks and enjoy peaceful moments. It’s one of the main reasons we choose to live here and why our homes are valued as they …

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Palmetto Middle School takes first place in Fairchild Challenge

Palmetto Middle School takes first place in Fairchild Challenge

The Fairchild Challenge is an interdisciplinary, environmental science competition designed to engage students of diverse interests, abilities, talents and backgrounds to explore the natural world, empowering them to become the next generation of scientists, researchers, educated voters, policy makers, and environmentally-minded citizens. Put another way, the Fairchild Challenge is a …

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Annual Mangowood Easter parade draws young egg hunters

Annual Mangowood Easter parade draws young egg hunters

The Mangowood section of Palmetto Bay is a close-knit, family-oriented community of about 300 homes. It formed its volunteer civic association back in 1958 and has been enriching the lives of its homeowners ever since. And Mangowood residents sure know how to celebrate the holidays together. Case in point, Easter. …

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Palmetto HS Alumni Association fundraiser

Palmetto HS Alumni Association fundraiser

The Palmetto Senior High School Alumni Association held a fundraiser last month at the Banyan Bowl in Pinecrest Gardens to raise money for their new college scholarship fund. The main event was Ron Magill’s famous Sex and the Animals presentation. Before he took the stage, class of 1961 (Palmetto’s first …

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Local hands feeding global children

Local hands feeding global children

From Feb. 3-7, something amazing happened in Palmetto Bay. Volunteers joined together and created more than 2.5 million meals for starving children around the world. It happened when Christ Fellowship Palmetto Bay opened its doors to Feed My Starving Children, a non-profit Christian organization committed to feeding starving kids in …

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