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Flowers, candy, date … demolition?

The hurricane-ravaged condo tower at 1515 South Flagler Dr. tumbled to the ground this morning, and all eyes at Palm Beach Atlantic University looked to the south.

With so many photographers around campus documenting the event, we’re proud to bring you some awesome shots of today’s demolition.

If you have photos you would like to share, e-mail them to beacon@pba.edu or leave us a comment with a link to an online photo album!

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Beacon News: Donald Trump to host ACS fundraiser

By Evelyn Ticona
Managing Editor

The Mar-a-Lago Club, owned by Donald J. Trump, will host the 52nd annual American Cancer Society Ball this Friday, Feb. 5.

This is the fourth consecutive year that Trump offers his property for this event, held at the Breakers in Palm Beach in previous years. Trump also serves as the New York Ambassador for the American Cancer Society Ball.

Staci H. Eaton, community representative at the Island of Palm Beach ACS Unit, said she expects up to 450 attendees at this year’s ball. The price of the tickets to attend the ball is $750 per person. Continue reading

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Coming soon: PBA Local launches a “Best of Palm Beach” comprehensive guide

Beacon editors and contributors are proud to announce PBA’s first and only  “Best of Palm Beach” campaign of the 2008/2009 year and we want to hear from you! We are currently gathering suggestions for our “Best of” categories and will be announcing the official categories next Monday. From there, we will be taking your picks for nominees in each corresponding category and voting for the best of will begin shortly after nominations are announced.

Have a favorite pizza spot, sunglass store or tanning spot? Let us know! We want to know your favorite parts of the Palm Beach area!

Best of categories include: Best Food/ Restraint, Best Deal, Best weekend activities and Best on-campus spots. Send us your suggestions for other categories or nominees to beacon@pba.edu or pbalocal@gmail.com.

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