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May 2017

The COASTAL STAR

Gardens H11

JULIE ANN GIACHETTI

LUXURY WATERFRONT & BEACH AREA SPECIALIST B E AC H A R E A

DELRAY BEACH Sophisticated modern home to be built on an estate sized lot. Approx 7,600 sq. ft. with a guest house and 4 bay garage. Noted architect Randall Stofft.

A plaque honoring Judy Black was placed in The Nature Conservancy’s newly expanded native plants and pollinator garden at Blowing Rocks Preserve. Photo provided by Lucy Miller

PRE-CONSTRUCTION

BOCA RATON

Bird Fund a lasting gift in honor of conservationist A gift from the Leon Black Foundation to The Nature Conservancy recently established the Judy Black and Richard Schlosberg Bird Fund. Judy Black, who died on Nov. 15, 2015, was passionate in promoting environmental conservation and committed to creating gardens. She was a former president of the Hypoluxo Island Property Owners Association and supervised the neighborhood association’s Tree Program to save the ecologically essential native tree canopy. Her husband, Richard Schlosberg, said his wife turned her own small front and mostly paved back yards into verdant habitat, protective

Coastal contemporary townhomes to be built in seaside community of Boca Riviera. Over 3,000 sq. ft. with 3 BR, 2.1 BA. Short stroll to the beach. $1.695M

of endangered and threatened migratory birds. The couple also helped save the native habitat that several years ago became the Lantana Scrub Nature Preserve. With the Leon Black Foundation’s gift (Leon Black was Judy Black’s brother), Conservancy scientists will take steps to support rare migratory and resident bird populations. Earlier this year, a plaque honoring Judy Black was placed in The Nature Conservancy’s newly expanded native plants and pollinator garden at Blowing Rocks Preserve in Hobe Sound. The preserve has been expanded thanks to the new funding. — Mary Thurwachter

L A K E I DA WAT E R F R O N T

DELRAY BEACH New construction ready for occupancy! 5,800 total sq. ft. with 5 BR, 5.1 BA. Guest suite. Premier lake lot with private dock and boat lift. $2.75M

DIRECT I N T R A C O A S TA L

DELRAY BEACH Close to Atlantic Ave. and the beach, this stunning custom built townhome is rich in style with 3 BR, 3.1 BA, private dock with boat lift. $2.390M

Grass River Garden Club grant

Children’s Garden, Delray Beach – March 14

D OW N TOW N

DELRAY BEACH Close to Atlantic Ave, this charming home offers 4 BR, 4 BA, plus a den and a media room. Large, resort-style pool and lush garden. $1.595M

TALENT & EXPERIENCE WITH RESULTS THAT COUNT Julie Ann Giachetti, P.A. | 561.212.0022 JAGhomes.com | Julie@JAGhomes.com

900 East Atlantic Avenue Ste. 16B, Delray Beach FL 33483

The Grass River Garden Club awarded three grants in 2017: $7,500 to Sandoway Discovery Center to support Title I schools and after-care participation in Sandoway’s Junior Naturalist Program; $6,200 to Community Greening for the planting of trees, creation and maintenance of green spaces and education about environmental benefits of trees; and $700 to Delray Beach Children’s Garden to pay for a handicapped access path. ABOVE: (l-r) Karen Muse, Grass River Garden Club finance chair, with Delray Beach Children’s Garden co-founders Jeannie Fernsworth and Shelly Zacks. Photo provided

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The Coastal Star May 2017  

Serving Coastal Delray Beach and north to Hypoluxo Island

The Coastal Star May 2017  

Serving Coastal Delray Beach and north to Hypoluxo Island

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