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Palm Beach County is a diverse community of people who have come here from many parts of the country and the world. You can meet some of the individuals whose spirit and vision shaped a sub-tropical frontier into the place we now call home.

 Meet the people of Palm Beach County who made a difference in our history. These diverse and fascinating individuals who live or have lived in Palm Beach County contributed to its growth and well-being. It is because of them, and the wonderful sub-tropical climate, that makes this place we call home a rich place to live, work, and play.

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