Spotlight on Palm Beach

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For generations, this discreetly wealthy Florida town has lived and partied out of the spotlight. Now, with the president regularly in town, things are changing. Judith Miller reports.

The Palm Beach Post had no problem highlighting the day’s most important news on April 30, 2017: "19 of Donald Trump’s first 100 were Florida days," its headline declared. Since becoming the nation’s 45th president, Donald Trump had made seven trips to his Mar-a-Lago estate, his so-called winter White House, spending 4191⁄4 hours, or one-fifth of his time in office, there. In Palm Beach an...