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Free Dinner, Books Monday For Children In Delray

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Delray Beach Public Library) — As hundreds of local residents wait for power to be restored at their homes after Hurricane Irma, several local organizations and governmental agencies are providing a hot dinner for children on Monday evening. Residents in Delray Beach are prepared to feed up to 500 children at…

Found A Stray During Irma? Please Bring It To Animal Control

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Animal Care and Control) — Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control continues to request that any stray animals found be brought to the shelter at 7100 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach, for documentation. In an effort to reunite pets that may have become lost prior to and immediately following Hurricane…

HURRICANE IRMA: Thousands Still Powerless In Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There are still nearly 100,000 customers in Palm Beach County without power — and a not insignificant portion live in Boca Raton or South Palm Beach County. While we’ve learned that FPL’s numbers are nowhere near accurate — we keep receiving reports from people who say FPL reports they have…

Police: Boca’s Joan Shissel Is Missing

Joan Shissel

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: PBSO) — The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Joan Shissel.  Joan, DOB: 4/22/40, walked away from her residence in the 6700 block of Montego Bay Blvd, Boca Raton, sometime overnight and has not been seen or heard from since. Joan, is 5’02”, 115 lbs., has blonde hair and…

Florida DMV Waives Fees Due To Hurricane Irma

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FL DHSMV) — The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) is waiving certain driver license and motor vehicle service fees for individuals impacted by Hurricane Irma. “Many Floridians have felt the effect of Hurricane Irma and DHSMV understands the impacts to our customers,” said DHSMV Executive Director Terry…