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Memorial Fountain Park where Ghosts like to take a Stroll


Dedicated by the Memorial Fountain Commission in 1929, the plaza at 360 South County Road was presented to the town by Harold S. Vanderbilt, its chairman, “as a gift from its residents.” The design was by local architect Addison Mizner. The design is a simple linear plaza with a central reflecting pool lined by walks,…

The Mysterious Reader at Barnes & Noble Bookstore


In 2011, when I visited Barnes & Noble at City Place in West Palm Beach Florida, I overheard a patron complaining that she felt uncomfortable setting in a particular seat.   The clerk investigated.  He sat down in the seat but felt nothing was wrong or out of place. I thought nothing more of it but…

Bloody Mary the drink and the ghost at Ta-boo Restaurant


OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAGhosts of Palm Beach Blog 5 Ta-boo Restaurant and Bloody Mary © 2017 by Dr. Philip Ernest Schoenberg, Ghost with a Blog #ghost Legend claims that the “Bloody Mary” was invented as a wake-up drink for Barbara Hutton at this bar!  Ever since, sober or not, her ghostly presence has been reported.  The…