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New Gallery Brings Exhilarating Point of View: The latest addition to the more than 50 art galleries located in the St. Augustine area will serve as the studio of Conrad van Wyk, noted international architect. Located on ancient Hypolita Street in the Casa del Hidalgo, built by the Spanish Government, the gallery presents Van Wyk with the perfect setting for creating his special reflections on everyday life in the Nation's oldest city. The new gallery enhances the city's distinction as one of the America's best small art towns. For more information on the local art scene, including the popular Art Walk held on the first Friday or each month, go to: www.staugustinegalleries.com and www.staaa.org
Chocolate Anyone?: Claude Franques, one of America's finest French chefs, and his wife Nicole have opened the Chocolate Room in Ponte Vedra. Their St. Augustine shop on Hypolita Street is a masterpiece of handmade, fine European chocolates and a popular gathering place for Friday evening wine and chocolate tasting. The new Chocolate Room located on US 1 brings Ponte Vedra and Jacksonville the same personal attention and flawless Belgian chocolates that are enjoyed in St. Augustine. Call 904.808.8395.