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WAY TO GO! Eagles Landing Middle School Counselor Wins Statewide Award

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County School District) — The Florida School Counselor Association honored two School District of Palm Beach County counselors for their outstanding work with students and their contributions to their profession. Lance Gondek, a middle school counselor working with seventh grade students at Eagles Landing Middle School in Boca…

Great American Smokeout Events Planned

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca Raton Regional Hospital) — To commemorate Lung Cancer Awareness Month, Boca Regional Hospital’s Eugene M. & Christine E. Lynn Cancer Institute will host a free health fair and lung cancer discussion on Thursday, November 19 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm. Held in conjunction with the American Cancer Society’s (ACS) annual Great…

Alicia Anderson Jailed On 18 Charges

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Looks like Alicia Andreson of Inlet Circle in Boca is in big trouble. The 25 year old is in the Palm Beach County following her arrest by PBSO for 18 counts of burglary, larceny and resisting arrest. It’s unclear, for now, what she did to be charged with the same…

Huge Bond Set In Aggravated Battery Case

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Francoeur LaPeirre remains in the Palm Beach County Jail Wednesday night following his mid-day arrest for Aggravated Battery — “Person uses a deadly weapon.” While unclear what he is specifically accused of doing at this point, there’s no question but that a judge is taking it seriously. Bond was set…

WHY? PEBB Enterprises Not Releasing Plane Crash Victim Names

Update: There will be no more updates to this specific post as of 5:25p Thursday. Please visit the homepage of BocaNewsNow.com for more information. Update: Rabbi confirms names of two victims. Visit BocaNewsNow.com for the latest. Update: Surveillance video of the crash has been released. Watch it here. Update 9:57p — We have received an…

Plane Crash Victims From Boca, One Lives In "The Oaks"

Jared Weiner, a principal of PEBB Enterprises, is reportedly among the dead. UPDATE: Rabbi confirms names of two victims. Visit BocaNewsNow.com for future updates. There will be no more updates to this post as of 5:05p on Thursday, November 12. UPDATE: Surveillance video of the crash has been released. Watch it here. UPDATE: Thomas Virgin…

FAU Offers Peaceful Mind Workshop

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Florida Atlantic University’s Peace, Justice and Human Rights Initiative and Peaceful Mind/Peaceful Life will present two workshops titled “Transforming the Addictive Habits of the Mind.” The sessions will be offered on Saturday, Dec. 5 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 6 to 8:30 p.m.in…

Boca's Mauro Campioni Jailed For Assault With Deadly Weapon

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Blue Lake Way resident Mauro Campioni remains in the Palm Beach County Jail mid-day Tuesday following his Monday arrest for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon (without intent to kill). The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office booked Campioni, 45, into jail around 6:30p. Bond has not yet been set. Campioni…

CRAYON BOXED! Boca Man Jailed On Burglary, Theft Charges

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — This much is true. Zachary Crayon of Boca is designing a colorful criminal file for himself in the Palm Beach County justice system. Crayon is boxed in the Palm Beach County Jail, charged with Burglary, Grand Theft and Property Damage/Criminal Mischief. The 28 year old resident of the 11000 block…

Golden Gathering Chanukah Party Set For Boca

  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From Jewish Federation) — “Golden Givers” who have given to the UJA/Federation campaign for 18 years or more are invited to a special thank you “Golden Gathering” Chanukah party. Recognizing their extraordinary commitment and the seeds they have planted and continue to nourish, the Jacobson Jewish Community Foundation (JCCF) of the…