A Look At The Past. - Annie & Dave Margolis' world-famous Howard Manor



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Annie & Dave Margolis' world-famous Howard Manor was the hottest spot in town during the 1950s and ’60s. Celebrities and socialites enjoyed top entertainment and fine cuisine. Now called Colony Palms Hotel, the re-emerging hot spot blends the original Spanish architecture with exquisite worldwide influences and serves great Mediterranean cuisine.

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