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Omni Middle Unveils Dream Garden

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: PBSD) — From the chatter in the cafeteria to the lectures in the classrooms, sometimes a quiet few square feet of real estate can feel like your own corner of the world. Students need a peaceful space available to retreat to so they can reflect on what they learned and how…

FAU History Department Receives Gift Honoring Professor

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Florida Atlantic University’s Department of History in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters recently announced a gift pledge of $25,000 from Delphina and Anthony (Tony) Anderson, who is a history alum from the class of ’79. The gift was made to honor Tony Anderson’s professor, Boyd…

Boca’s Gregory Nikolopoulos Facing DUI Charge

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Greg Nikolopouos is free on his own recognizance following a brief incarceration in the Palm Beach County Jail. Boca Raton Police charged Nikolopoulos, of Longlake Drive, with DUI early Sunday morning. Nikolopouos was booked into jail at 4:37am. He was released at 9:42. The affidavit of probable…

Boca’s Michael Wade Charged With DUI, Cocaine

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Michael Thomas Wade is waking up Sunday in the Palm Beach County Jail following his arrest Saturday by Boca Raton Police. Wade, of Contemporary Lane in Boca, is charged with DUI and possession of cocaine. He was taken into custody mid-day and booked into jail at 4:46pm.…

Boynton Man To Federal Prison For Tax Fraud

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com)(Source: USDOJ)  — A Boynton Beach, Florida, resident was sentenced to 30 months in prison today in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida for corruptly endeavoring to obstruct the due administration of the internal revenue laws and theft of government funds, announced Acting Deputy Assistant Attorney General Stuart M. Goldberg…

TORNADO WARNING IN EFFECT FOR BOYNTON

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (National Weather Service) —  BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Tornado Warning National Weather Service Miami FL 539 PM EDT SAT OCT 28 2017 The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a * Tornado Warning for… East central Palm Beach County in southeastern Florida… * Until 600 PM EDT * At…

TEACHER TROUBLE: iReady Is NOT Homework In Palm Beach County

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — BocaNewsNow.com has learned that teachers throughout Palm Beach County are assigning iReady as mandatory homework in elementary schools, in direct violation of Palm Beach County School District policy. As we have reported, iReady is Palm Beach County’s $6-Million, arguably highly ineffective online assessment system created by Curriculum Associates of Massachusetts.…