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Boca’s Melisa Mannarino Jailed On Hit And Run Charges

Melisa Mannarino

WEST BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Melisa Mannarino remains in the Palm Beach County Jail Tuesday morning following her arrest Monday on two counts of hit and run, two counts of resisting an officer, and one count of escape. Mannarino  —  according to the police report that you can read below or by clicking here…

DELRAY QUIET ZONE IN EFFECT: Trains To Operate Without Horns

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: City of Delray Beach) — Delray Beach has announced the city’s establishment of a quiet zone effective Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 11:59 pm. The quiet zone located along the Brightline/FECR railway corridor is between West Palm Beach and Boca Raton. This corridor includes the City of Delray Beach from Lindell…

Elderly Man On Scooter Killed By Car In Delray

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Lloyd Godlin, 80, was killed in Delray Beach Tuesday when police say he drove his scooter in front of a moving car. According to a police report, “Godlin was utilizing an electronic mobility cart and was traveling westbound on the southern sidewalk of Linton Blvd, east of Sims Road. The…

FAU’s College Of Engineering And Computer Science Receives Major Gift

FAU Donation

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Florida Atlantic University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science has received a $500,000 gift from the Gangal family’s nonprofit foundation to establish an endowed scholarship fund for engineering graduate students with an emphasis on bioengineering research. The “Gangal Family Endowed Scholarship Fund” will support talented students as they…

BACKPACK BAN: No Known Security Threat At Boca, Delray Schools

UPDATE: 10:21a Tuesday, May 29, 2018: Here is the official statement from the Palm Beach County School District: “It is a school by school decision for various reasons. This isn’t unusual across the country.” BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Neither the Palm Beach County School District nor the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office responded to…