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BAD MOVE: Palm Beach Schools’ Expensive I-Ready Nightmare

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Parents attending “curriculum night” this week at schools throughout Palm Beach County learned a stunning fact: The School District’s highly publicized “I-Ready” program — for which it is paying $5.6 Million — is incompatible with iPads, Android Tablets, and many browsers on traditional computers. I-Ready is an online system used…

Welcome To FAU Nick Martins, This Is Jail

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Nick Martins, an 18 year old resident of 777 Glades Road (aka FAU housing) spent the better part of Thursday in the Palm Beach County Jail. Martins was arrested just past midnight and charged with possessing a controlled substance without a prescription, possession of alcohol by a minor, and —…

Texan Matthew Wright Charged With DUI In Boca

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Flower Mound, Texas resident Matthew Wright is out of the Palm Beach County Jail Thursday night following his morning arrest for DUI. Wright, of Wood Trail in Flower Mound which is a Dallas suburb, was taken into custody early th is morning and booked into jail at 5:05 am. He…

NAMBLA Follower, 80, Charged With Kiddie Porn Possession In Boynton

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BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) —  Robert Nilsen, 80, of Boynton Beach is in the Palm Beach County Jail, charged with 50 counts possession of sexual performance by a minor. Additional charges are pending, according to police. Nilsen during a police interview allegedly admitted to “being involved with NAMBLA, the North American Man Boy Love Association. Nilsen’s…

Houston Man, Eric Wolfe, Killed In Boynton

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says 40 year old Eric Wolfe of Houston, Texas, wasn’t paying attention as he crossed Boynton Beach Blvd. He walked in front of a car, investigators say, and was struck and killed. Wolfe, according to PBSO, “was walking north across Boynton Beach Blvd. (when…

TooJay’s Updates Its Look (Yes, This Is News In Boca)

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In news that is reverberating through all Century Village campuses as well as most condos and apartment complexes in Delray, TooJay’s is updating its look. Here’s the press release from TooJay’s: TooJay’s, the restaurant known for its generous servings of home-made, New York-deli favorites, has remodeled its three Boca Raton restaurants…

Idiot Driver Hits 8 Year Old By School

LAKE WORTH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — For people who do their best to obey traffic laws and drive safely, 27 year old Myra Pelico Ordonav represents everything that’s wrong with South Florida drivers. Ordonav struck an 8 year old in front of Barton Elementary School in Lake Worth Monday morning.  To use the exact language released…

DUI Charge For Boca’s Lon Negrin

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Lon Negrin is out of the Palm Beach County Jail following his arrest for DUI. Boca Raton Police charged Negrin, of Bondsberry Court, early Sunday morning. He was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail where he spent two hours before being released on his own recognizance.  —————– RIDE UBER…