Drive south on Federal Highway, just past the Boynton Beach-Delray Beach line. Look to the left and see an apartment house, and just south of that, a small building that until recently hosted a cigar store and now is Gabriel Silva’s motorcycle shop.
The two tracts, co-owned by Silva’s landlord, are in their own little world. They’re an enclave — a piece of land that’s surrounded by one or more municipalities but is an unincorporated orphan of the county.
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