Boca Business

Credit Rating Improved For Boca Regional Hospital

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Officials at Boca Raton Regional Hospital today announced that both Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services (S&P) have raised the Hospital’s investment grade credit rating from BBB- to BBB. Concurrently, both Fitch and S&P gave the Hospital a “Stable” ratings outlook. In issuing the upgrades, Fitch and S&P noted…

Boca Play Station Closing Forever On June 1st

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Suggesting the indoor playground business model just doesn’t work in South Florida, Boca Play Station is closing its doors — forever — on June 1st. BocaNewsNow.com has learned that parents scheduling birthday parties for the summer months are being informed today that the business is shutting down. We have learned…

Brooklyn Water Bagels Come To Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The presence of a bagel place in Boca is about as unique as the presence of landscaping truck, but the opening of “The Original Brooklyn Water Bagel Company” is unique enough to get our attention. For those who consider Boca to be New York’s sixth borough, the baking of bagels…

OFFICE DEPOT CFO HARE CHARGED WITH DUI

UPDATED: 10:44a with arrest report. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Stephen E. Hare, recently named Chief Financial Officer of Boca-based Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) spent part of the weekend in the Palm Beach County Jail following his arrest for DUI. The affidavit of probable cause obtained by BocaNewsNow.com reveals a blood alcohol content of .180 and…