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Christopher Pereira Killed In Boca Raton Accident

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca PD) — On Friday, February 5th at 12:54 a.m., officers with the Boca Raton Police Department’s Traffic Homicide Unit investigated a crash, which occurred at 1700 West Palmetto Park Road. The driver of a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder was eastbound on West Palmetto Park Road in the left through lane as…

Boca Man Charged With Firing Gun From Vehicle

Bryan Morejon

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Bryan Morejon, 24, is now out of the Palm Beach County Jail after PBSO charged him with firing a weapon from his vehicle. It’s initially unclear where the alleged weapon discharge took place. Morejon, of NE 38th Street in Boca, was booked into jail mid-day Thursday and released on $5,000…

Boca’s Natalie Shirm Charged With Attacking Police

Natalie Shirm

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Natalie Shrim, 37, is taking up residence in the Palm Beach County Jail for now following her arrest by Boca Raton Police. The charges speak for themselves: “Obstruct Police — Use Chemic Spray, Dart, Stun Gun, Electric Weapon on a Law Enforcement Officer.” and “Aggravated Battery on an officer, firefighter…

TAXING: PBC Schools May Seek Sales Tax Increase

Robert Avossa

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County Schools) —  Superintendent Robert Avossa, Ed.D., will begin exploring a partnership with Palm Beach County, municipalities and the Palm Beach County Cultural Council to seek a sales tax that will fund critical infrastructure improvements and support important cultural institutions throughout the county. Board members asked Dr. Avossa…

Research Park at FAU Names New Board Of Directors

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Research Park) — The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University announces its 2016 new board of directors. Dr. Robert D. Parks was named chairman; Michael I. Daszkal, CPA, was named vice chairman; and Dr. Daniel C. Flynn was named treasurer. The new board members’ terms were installed on Jan. 20, 2016.…

Boca’s Mariza Malaczewski Charged With DUI

Mariza Malaczewski

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Mariza Malaczewski, 59, is free on her own recognizance following her arrest for DUI and resisting an officer. The Cloud Lake Drive resident was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail late Tuesday night. She was released around 4am Wednesday morning. In addition to the DUI charge, Malaczewski — according to court…

Ordering MTailor Custom Shirts? Think Twice, Then Again

MTailor

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you are considering an order from MTailor.com, the somewhat new online “custom shirt” maker that claims to be more accurate than whatever traveling tailor happens to be at the Renaissance Hotel for three days only, consider this: the guy at the Renaissance tends to be accurate. The shirts I just…

Boca Man Charged With Exposure Of Sexual Organs

Emilio Coppola

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Emilio Coppola is in the Palm Beach County Jail Tuesday evening following his early morning arrest for indecent exposure. Coppola, according to the PBSO charge, is accused of “indecent exposure — exposure of sexual organs” and resisting an officer without violence. The resisting charge is carrying a $3,000 bond. No…

Staten Island Man Charged With DUI In Boca Raton

Robert Ferrante

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police charged Robert Ferrante of Aversion Loop on Staten Island with DUI. Ferrante, 52, was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail around 7am Tuesday and released just a short three hours later on his own recognizance. Police say he was arrested in the 400 block of North…