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Kitten Nearly Killed In Delray, Detectives Ask For Help

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Animal Control) — On Friday, July 21, at approximately 5:20 p.m., a 3-month-old kitten was thrown out of a car window on the I-95 northbound ramp off Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach. A good Samaritan witnessed the horrific act, stopped rush-hour traffic and managed to rescue the kitten before it was…

Bugs In Cabo Flats Delray Marketplace Lead To Citations

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Health inspectors at Cabo Flats in Delray Marketplace found 30-35 flies throughout the kitchen. The insects, which were present on a followup inspection, has led Florida’s Department of Business and Professional Regulation to cite Cabo Flats with one high priority violation, three intermediate violations and one basic violation. The most…

Boca’s Kerri Simson Jailed On DUI Charge

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Kerri Simson is starting her day in the Palm Beach County Jail this Wednesday. The Post Gardens Way resident was arrested by FHP early this morning and charged with DUI. The arrest report is pending. Simson, 42, was booked into jail around 3:15. She remained locked up…

West Boca Motorcyclist Hits Tree, Dies

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Another motorcyclist has hit a tree with fatal consequences. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office reports that Rafael Silva, 26, of NW 5th Terrace in Pompano Beach crashed into a tree in West Boca and died. He was not wearing a helmet. From the police report: “Silva was traveling southbound…

i-Ready Disaster: No iPad, Poor Mac Support For $5.7M Palm Beach County School Assessment System Until 2018-2019

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — BocaNewsNow.com has learned that Palm Beach County’s nightmarish i-Ready $5.7-Million assessment system will continue its iPad incompatibility and poor Mac support through the 2017-2018 school year. Created and marketed by “Curriculum Associates” of North Billerica, Massachusetts, the Palm Beach County School District entered into a $5,701,822 contract for the i-Ready…

Traffic Stop Leads To Cocaine Arrest Of Christopher Prachyl

Chris Prachyl

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A traffic stop by Delray Beach Police landed Boca ressident Christopher Prachyl in the Palm Beach County Jail. Prachyl, according to public records, was stopped in the area of Atlantic Avenue and I-95 in Delray around 1:25 am Monday. He was charged with “possession of cocaine” and booked into jail…