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Editor's Note: Contracted phone services skirt public records law

Let me say up front that this is not about the former Ocean Ridge police chief. It is not even about what led up to his more-than-$80,000 settlement with the town. This is about the right of taxpayers to know how the government they support operates.

    It should be simple: File a public records request and get a copy of the records within a reasonable amount of time, with a bill for expenses the town incurred fulfilling the request.

    Instead, a public records request filed by…

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Added by Mary Kate Leming on April 29, 2015 at 4:00pm — 7 Comments

Secret Gardens: Re-create the magic of Mounts with specimens from its nursery

A frangipani bloom at the Mounts Nursery.

Extracta…

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Added by Chris Felker on April 29, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments

On the Water: Boating safety takes top billing in May

Teen anglers (from left) Chase Eagleton, Will Lightle and Conner Eagleton of Lake Worth show three dolphin

they brought to the scales April 11 during the 10th annual Boynton Beach Firefighters Fishing Tournament.…

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Added by Chris Felker on April 29, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Paws Up for Pets: Lawyer making dogged effort to rescue, protect animals

Delray Beach lawyer Mindy Farber, with rescue dogs Cara, Nicky and Abbey,

advocates for nonprofits, veterans, women, minorities and homeless pets.

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Added by Chris Felker on April 29, 2015 at 12:17pm — 122 Comments

Finding Faith: St. Vincent Ferrer needs new school building to accommodate growth

St. Vincent Ferrer would double the size of its school (top right) and add a new portico to the church sanctuary (bottom right). Rendering provided

By Tim Pallesen

    St.…

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Added by Chris Felker on April 29, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments

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